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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 15
Rank change year-on-year
0 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 29 56 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 23.39% 27.59% 9.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 25.66% 29.02% 10.08%
Number of salaries quoted 26 51 22
Average salary £41,214 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £33,500 £30,300
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £45,000 £51,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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
113 193 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 91.13% 95.07% 95.02%
Number of salaries quoted 87 144 194
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
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 4 March 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 (70.00%) C#
2 41 (58.57%) .NET
3 36 (51.43%) SQL Server
4 25 (35.71%) SQL
5 23 (32.86%) ASP.NET
6 19 (27.14%) JavaScript
7 17 (24.29%) Java
7 17 (24.29%) Visual Studio
8 16 (22.86%) Mentoring
9 15 (21.43%) CSS
9 15 (21.43%) HTML
10 12 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (15.71%) WinForms
11 11 (15.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 11 (15.71%) WPF
12 10 (14.29%) .NET Framework
12 10 (14.29%) Software Engineering
13 9 (12.86%) Degree
13 9 (12.86%) OO
14 8 (11.43%) OOP
14 8 (11.43%) C++
14 8 (11.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 8 (11.43%) Quality Management
14 8 (11.43%) QMS
14 8 (11.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 7 (10.00%) Migration
15 7 (10.00%) Microsoft
16 6 (8.57%) SharePoint
16 6 (8.57%) Data Modelling
16 6 (8.57%) XML

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 6 (8.57%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.29%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.43%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (1.43%) JBoss
3 1 (1.43%) Apache
3 1 (1.43%) IIS
3 1 (1.43%) Moodle
3 1 (1.43%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (2.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.43%) InfoPath
2 1 (1.43%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.43%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.43%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.86%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (51.43%) SQL Server
2 11 (15.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (11.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (4.29%) MySQL
5 2 (2.86%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.86%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 17 (24.29%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.86%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.86%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.86%) Subversion
General
1 2 (2.86%) Finance
2 1 (1.43%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (58.57%) .NET
2 23 (32.86%) ASP.NET
3 15 (21.43%) CSS
3 15 (21.43%) HTML
4 11 (15.71%) WinForms
4 11 (15.71%) WPF
5 10 (14.29%) .NET Framework
6 8 (11.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 6 (8.57%) XML
8 5 (7.14%) Java EE
8 5 (7.14%) LINQ
8 5 (7.14%) Ajax
8 5 (7.14%) LINQ to SQL
8 5 (7.14%) HTML5
9 4 (5.71%) Web Services
9 4 (5.71%) jQuery
10 3 (4.29%) JSON
10 3 (4.29%) Flash
10 3 (4.29%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (4.29%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.29%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (1.43%) VLE
4 1 (1.43%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.14%) Windows
2 3 (4.29%) Linux
3 2 (2.86%) Android
3 2 (2.86%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (22.86%) Mentoring
2 12 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 9 (12.86%) OO
5 8 (11.43%) OOP
5 8 (11.43%) Quality Management
5 8 (11.43%) QMS
6 7 (10.00%) Migration
7 6 (8.57%) Data Modelling
8 5 (7.14%) MVC
9 3 (4.29%) Automated Testing
9 3 (4.29%) Web Development
9 3 (4.29%) Line Management
9 3 (4.29%) Data Migration
9 3 (4.29%) Data Analytics
9 3 (4.29%) Analytics
10 2 (2.86%) Android Development
10 2 (2.86%) iOS Development
10 2 (2.86%) UML
10 2 (2.86%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 49 (70.00%) C#
2 25 (35.71%) SQL
3 19 (27.14%) JavaScript
4 17 (24.29%) Java
5 8 (11.43%) C++
6 3 (4.29%) PHP
7 2 (2.86%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.86%) ActionScript
7 2 (2.86%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.43%) XAML
8 1 (1.43%) FoxPro (VFP)
8 1 (1.43%) Python
8 1 (1.43%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.43%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (12.86%) Degree
2 2 (2.86%) VCP4
3 1 (1.43%) OCPJP
3 1 (1.43%) Postgraduate
3 1 (1.43%) ISEB
3 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.43%) Sun Certification
3 1 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.57%) QA
2 2 (2.86%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 7 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.14%) Oracle
3 2 (2.86%) SAP
4 1 (1.43%) Adobe
4 1 (1.43%) Sun
4 1 (1.43%) Nintex
4 1 (1.43%) Blackboard
4 1 (1.43%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.43%) Twitter
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