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 27 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 4 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 5 18 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 15.63% 32.14% 20.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.63% 32.73% 21.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 64
Median salary £43,750 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £47,000 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
32 55 331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 100.00% 98.21% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 21 31 205
Median salary £32,650 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.37% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £30,150 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, 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 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
2 6 (54.55%) .NET
3 5 (45.45%) C#
3 5 (45.45%) HTML
3 5 (45.45%) CSS
3 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) Degree
3 5 (45.45%) Computer Science
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
5 3 (27.27%) Java
5 3 (27.27%) OO
5 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
5 3 (27.27%) jQuery
5 3 (27.27%) Web Development
5 3 (27.27%) Subversion
5 3 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
6 2 (18.18%) HTML5
6 2 (18.18%) Entity Framework
6 2 (18.18%) Cross-Browser Development
6 2 (18.18%) GIS
6 2 (18.18%) Scrum
6 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
6 2 (18.18%) JIRA
6 2 (18.18%) Ajax
6 2 (18.18%) Oracle
6 2 (18.18%) Project Management
6 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
6 2 (18.18%) C++
7 1 (9.09%) Photoshop

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:

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) GIMP
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Teamcenter
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) GIS
3 1 (9.09%) Big Data
3 1 (9.09%) Data Mining
3 1 (9.09%) MySQL
3 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Subversion
1 3 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (18.18%) JIRA
3 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (9.09%) Games
1 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
1 1 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) .NET
2 5 (45.45%) CSS
2 5 (45.45%) HTML
3 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
3 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
3 3 (27.27%) jQuery
4 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
4 2 (18.18%) Ajax
4 2 (18.18%) Entity Framework
4 2 (18.18%) HTML5
5 1 (9.09%) Backbone.js
5 1 (9.09%) CSS3
5 1 (9.09%) J2EE
5 1 (9.09%) Java EE
5 1 (9.09%) LINQ
5 1 (9.09%) Natural Language Processing
5 1 (9.09%) Node.js
5 1 (9.09%) Spring
5 1 (9.09%) WCF
5 1 (9.09%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Algorithms
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
2 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) OO
2 3 (27.27%) Web Development
3 2 (18.18%) Cross-Browser Development
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) Scrum
4 1 (9.09%) API Development
4 1 (9.09%) CAD
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (9.09%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 1 (9.09%) Front End Development
4 1 (9.09%) Logistics
4 1 (9.09%) Machine Learning
4 1 (9.09%) Mobile Development
4 1 (9.09%) Multithreading
4 1 (9.09%) MVC
4 1 (9.09%) MVVM
4 1 (9.09%) Quality Management
4 1 (9.09%) System Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
2 5 (45.45%) C#
3 3 (27.27%) Java
4 2 (18.18%) C++
5 1 (9.09%) AWK
5 1 (9.09%) Korn
5 1 (9.09%) Perl
5 1 (9.09%) PHP
5 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
5 1 (9.09%) SQL
5 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
5 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
5 1 (9.09%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) OCPJP
2 1 (9.09%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Sun
2 1 (9.09%) Xamarin