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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 3 1 3
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 18 60 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 29.51% 22.39% 22.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 31.03% 24.19% 22.51%
Number of salaries quoted 11 50 59
Average salary £33,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.28% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £30,500 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,050 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,650 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+3.49% +8.87%
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
58 248 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 95.08% 92.54% 97.80%
Number of salaries quoted 32 148 226
Average salary £34,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £30,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £52,500
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 3 August 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 23 (63.89%) .NET
2 22 (61.11%) C#
3 17 (47.22%) SQL Server
4 13 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (30.56%) jQuery
5 11 (30.56%) Mentoring
6 10 (27.78%) MVC
7 8 (22.22%) SDLC
7 8 (22.22%) Entity Framework
7 8 (22.22%) .NET Framework
7 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
7 8 (22.22%) SQL
7 8 (22.22%) ITIL
7 8 (22.22%) OO
8 7 (19.44%) PRINCE2
8 7 (19.44%) OOP
8 7 (19.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 7 (19.44%) PRINCE
8 7 (19.44%) Supply Chain Management
8 7 (19.44%) Degree
9 6 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (16.67%) HTML
9 6 (16.67%) Java
10 5 (13.89%) JavaScript
10 5 (13.89%) CSS
10 5 (13.89%) Oracle
11 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET
11 4 (11.11%) Software Engineering
11 4 (11.11%) WinForms

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 3 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.78%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (2.78%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.78%) Lync
2 1 (2.78%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (2.78%) JBoss
2 1 (2.78%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.78%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.78%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (47.22%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.33%) OLAP
2 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (5.56%) RDBMS
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (5.56%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.78%) MySQL
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.56%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.78%) ReSharper
General
1 2 (5.56%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (63.89%) .NET
2 11 (30.56%) jQuery
3 8 (22.22%) Entity Framework
3 8 (22.22%) .NET Framework
4 6 (16.67%) HTML
5 5 (13.89%) CSS
6 4 (11.11%) WinForms
6 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET
7 3 (8.33%) WPF
8 2 (5.56%) MDX
8 2 (5.56%) HTML5
9 1 (2.78%) WCF
9 1 (2.78%) CSS3
9 1 (2.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (2.78%) RESTful
9 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (2.78%) Java EE
9 1 (2.78%) JSON
9 1 (2.78%) Ajax
9 1 (2.78%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Computer Science
1 3 (8.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.78%) Data Integration
2 1 (2.78%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (30.56%) Mentoring
3 10 (27.78%) MVC
4 8 (22.22%) ITIL
4 8 (22.22%) OO
4 8 (22.22%) SDLC
5 7 (19.44%) PRINCE2
5 7 (19.44%) OOP
5 7 (19.44%) PRINCE
5 7 (19.44%) Supply Chain Management
6 6 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (11.11%) Software Engineering
8 3 (8.33%) Data Modelling
8 3 (8.33%) Web Application Development
9 2 (5.56%) Kimball Methodology
9 2 (5.56%) ETL
9 2 (5.56%) Unit Testing
9 2 (5.56%) Data Architecture
9 2 (5.56%) TDD
9 2 (5.56%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (61.11%) C#
2 8 (22.22%) SQL
3 6 (16.67%) Java
4 5 (13.89%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.56%) VB.NET
5 2 (5.56%) Delphi
6 1 (2.78%) PHP
6 1 (2.78%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (19.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 7 (19.44%) Degree
2 2 (5.56%) Sun Certification
3 1 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.78%) OCPJP
3 1 (2.78%) Postgraduate
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.89%) Oracle
3 2 (5.56%) Sun
4 1 (2.78%) Twitter
Aberdeen, Scotland
Pearson Whiffin
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago