The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Aberdeen region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer
Scotland / Aberdeen
Rank 2 5 2
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 6 6 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 23.08% 13.95% 21.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 25.00% 18.75% 22.76%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 29
Median salary £24,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-49.47% +18.75%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
24 32 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 92.31% 74.42% 94.77%
Number of salaries quoted 18 22 109
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £37,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

The demand trend of job ads across the Aberdeen region that featured Developer in the job title.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Developer
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Developer across the Aberdeen region.

Developer Salary Trend in Aberdeen

Developer
Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Aberdeen region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

Developer Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Aberdeen region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (66.67%) CSS
3 7 (58.33%) HTML
4 6 (50.00%) MySQL
4 6 (50.00%) OO
4 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (41.67%) RDBMS
5 5 (41.67%) Relational Database
6 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (33.33%) WCF
6 4 (33.33%) HTML5
6 4 (33.33%) SQL
6 4 (33.33%) .NET
6 4 (33.33%) Java
6 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 4 (33.33%) C#
6 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
6 4 (33.33%) jQuery
7 3 (25.00%) Ajax
7 3 (25.00%) Google
7 3 (25.00%) Java EE
7 3 (25.00%) Adobe Captivate
7 3 (25.00%) SEO
7 3 (25.00%) CMS
7 3 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (25.00%) InDesign
7 3 (25.00%) Content Management
7 3 (25.00%) Photoshop
7 3 (25.00%) PHP
7 3 (25.00%) J2EE

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (25.00%) CMS
1 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (16.67%) JBoss
2 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (16.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Adobe Captivate
1 3 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (25.00%) InDesign
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (25.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) MySQL
2 5 (41.67%) RDBMS
2 5 (41.67%) Relational Database
3 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) CSS
2 7 (58.33%) HTML
3 4 (33.33%) .NET
3 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (33.33%) HTML5
3 4 (33.33%) jQuery
3 4 (33.33%) WCF
4 3 (25.00%) Ajax
4 3 (25.00%) CSS3
4 3 (25.00%) Flash
4 3 (25.00%) J2EE
4 3 (25.00%) Java EE
5 2 (16.67%) Apache Camel
5 2 (16.67%) Hibernate
5 2 (16.67%) Java SE
5 2 (16.67%) JMS
5 2 (16.67%) SOAP
5 2 (16.67%) Spring
5 2 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (8.33%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (50.00%) OO
2 3 (25.00%) Analytics
2 3 (25.00%) Content Management
2 3 (25.00%) Mobile Development
2 3 (25.00%) SEO
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (16.67%) OOP
4 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
4 1 (8.33%) BDD
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) CRM
4 1 (8.33%) Migration
4 1 (8.33%) MVC
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) TDD
4 1 (8.33%) Web Application Development
4 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (33.33%) C#
2 4 (33.33%) Java
2 4 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) PHP
4 2 (16.67%) XPath
5 1 (8.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) OCPJP
1 1 (8.33%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Adobe
1 3 (25.00%) Google
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle
1 3 (25.00%) Xamarin
2 1 (8.33%) Sun
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