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 6 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 3 12 3
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 7 1 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 25.00% 2.38% 20.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 28.00% 3.45% 20.39%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 31
Median salary £37,000 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.90% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £42,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £42,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
25 29 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 89.29% 69.05% 98.10%
Number of salaries quoted 14 21 136
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% -7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 6 December 2016.

Developer Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 12 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (66.67%) CSS
3 8 (53.33%) HTML
3 8 (53.33%) OO
4 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (40.00%) C#
6 5 (33.33%) .NET
6 5 (33.33%) Java
6 5 (33.33%) MySQL
6 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
7 4 (26.67%) Java EE
7 4 (26.67%) WCF
7 4 (26.67%) XML
7 4 (26.67%) J2EE
7 4 (26.67%) RDBMS
7 4 (26.67%) Relational Database
7 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (20.00%) Mobile Development
8 3 (20.00%) Xamarin
8 3 (20.00%) jQuery
8 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (20.00%) HTML5
8 3 (20.00%) CSS3
8 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
8 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
8 3 (20.00%) SQL
8 3 (20.00%) OOP
8 3 (20.00%) Oracle

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 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (13.33%) CMS
2 2 (13.33%) JBoss
2 2 (13.33%) Tomcat
2 2 (13.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (13.33%) Adobe Captivate
2 2 (13.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (13.33%) InDesign
2 2 (13.33%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Google Analytics
2 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) MySQL
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (26.67%) RDBMS
2 4 (26.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Dreamweaver
1 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (6.67%) Back Office
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) CSS
2 8 (53.33%) HTML
3 5 (33.33%) .NET
3 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (26.67%) J2EE
4 4 (26.67%) Java EE
4 4 (26.67%) WCF
4 4 (26.67%) XML
5 3 (20.00%) Ajax
5 3 (20.00%) CSS3
5 3 (20.00%) HTML5
5 3 (20.00%) jQuery
6 2 (13.33%) Apache MINA
6 2 (13.33%) Flash
6 2 (13.33%) Hibernate
6 2 (13.33%) Java SE
6 2 (13.33%) JMS
6 2 (13.33%) SOAP
6 2 (13.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Digital Media
2 1 (6.67%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) OO
2 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (20.00%) Mobile Development
3 3 (20.00%) OOP
4 2 (13.33%) Analytics
4 2 (13.33%) Asset Management
4 2 (13.33%) Content Management
4 2 (13.33%) MVC
4 2 (13.33%) SEO
4 2 (13.33%) Web Development
5 1 (6.67%) BDD
5 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (6.67%) CRM
5 1 (6.67%) Document Management
5 1 (6.67%) Front End Development
5 1 (6.67%) Migration
5 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.67%) TDD
5 1 (6.67%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (40.00%) C#
3 5 (33.33%) Java
4 3 (20.00%) SQL
5 2 (13.33%) PHP
5 2 (13.33%) XPath
6 1 (6.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) OCPJP
1 2 (13.33%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle
1 3 (20.00%) Xamarin
2 2 (13.33%) Adobe
2 2 (13.33%) Google
2 2 (13.33%) Sun
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
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