The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 4 7 4
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 37 43 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 19.68% 17.34% 20.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.79% 17.92% 20.67%
Number of salaries quoted 29 29 53
Average salary £42,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.86% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,600 £24,700 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,700 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%
Developer
Scotland

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
178 240 329
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 94.68% 96.77% 99.40%
Number of salaries quoted 123 181 243
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 19 December 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title.

1 49 (74.24%) C#
2 38 (57.58%) .NET
3 32 (48.48%) SQL Server
4 20 (30.30%) SQL
5 18 (27.27%) ASP.NET
5 18 (27.27%) JavaScript
5 18 (27.27%) HTML
6 16 (24.24%) CSS
7 14 (21.21%) Visual Studio
8 13 (19.70%) Software Engineering
9 12 (18.18%) OOP
10 11 (16.67%) Java
10 11 (16.67%) XML
11 10 (15.15%) OO
11 10 (15.15%) MVC
12 9 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 9 (13.64%) Mentoring
12 9 (13.64%) .NET Framework
13 8 (12.12%) WPF
13 8 (12.12%) SharePoint
13 8 (12.12%) Degree
13 8 (12.12%) Microsoft
13 8 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
14 7 (10.61%) Migration
14 7 (10.61%) MS Excel
14 7 (10.61%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 7 (10.61%) WinForms
14 7 (10.61%) Finance
15 6 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 6 (9.09%) Data Modelling

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (12.12%) SharePoint
2 5 (7.58%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (3.03%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.52%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (10.61%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.06%) MS Office
3 1 (1.52%) MS Project
3 1 (1.52%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.52%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.09%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (48.48%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (6.06%) MySQL
5 1 (1.52%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.52%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 14 (21.21%) Visual Studio
2 4 (6.06%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (4.55%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.52%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.52%) Subversion
General
1 7 (10.61%) Finance
2 1 (1.52%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (57.58%) .NET
2 18 (27.27%) ASP.NET
2 18 (27.27%) HTML
3 16 (24.24%) CSS
4 11 (16.67%) XML
5 9 (13.64%) .NET Framework
6 8 (12.12%) WPF
7 7 (10.61%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 7 (10.61%) WinForms
8 5 (7.58%) LINQ to SQL
8 5 (7.58%) CSS3
8 5 (7.58%) LINQ
8 5 (7.58%) HTML5
9 4 (6.06%) jQuery
9 4 (6.06%) Web Services
10 3 (4.55%) Ajax
10 3 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (4.55%) Symfony
11 2 (3.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 2 (3.03%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.06%) Mobile App
1 4 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.55%) E-Learning
2 3 (4.55%) Artificial Intelligence
3 2 (3.03%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.09%) Windows
2 3 (4.55%) Linux
3 1 (1.52%) Android
3 1 (1.52%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (19.70%) Software Engineering
2 12 (18.18%) OOP
3 10 (15.15%) OO
3 10 (15.15%) MVC
4 9 (13.64%) Mentoring
5 8 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (10.61%) Migration
7 6 (9.09%) Data Modelling
7 6 (9.09%) Document Management
8 5 (7.58%) Asset Management
9 4 (6.06%) Quality Management
9 4 (6.06%) QMS
10 3 (4.55%) Data Migration
10 3 (4.55%) Data Analytics
10 3 (4.55%) Analytics
10 3 (4.55%) OO PHP
10 3 (4.55%) Line Management
10 3 (4.55%) OOD
10 3 (4.55%) Automated Testing
11 2 (3.03%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 49 (74.24%) C#
2 20 (30.30%) SQL
3 18 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 11 (16.67%) Java
5 5 (7.58%) C++
6 4 (6.06%) PHP
7 2 (3.03%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.03%) C
7 2 (3.03%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.03%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.52%) ActionScript
8 1 (1.52%) VBA
8 1 (1.52%) Python
8 1 (1.52%) FoxPro (VFP)
8 1 (1.52%) XAML
8 1 (1.52%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 8 (12.12%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.58%) ISO 9001
2 2 (3.03%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (12.12%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.06%) Oracle
3 2 (3.03%) Nintex
4 1 (1.52%) SAP
4 1 (1.52%) ServiceNow
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