The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate role in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Graduate in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate
Rank 14 29 42
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 2 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 3.51% 1.10% 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.64% 1.19% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 2
Average salary £19,250 £25,250 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.76% +1.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,650 £24,250 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £19,850 £26,250 £27,000
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Graduate
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
55 252 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 96.49% 92.65% 97.51%
Number of salaries quoted 31 151 227
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £30,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

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

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Graduate
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Graduate across the Aberdeen region.

Graduate Salary Trend in Aberdeen

Graduate
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region that cited Graduate 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 Graduate in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) Web Application Development
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Java EE
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) ISEB

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region that cited Graduate 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 Graduate in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Web Application Development
1 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
NST Recruitment Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
Aberdeen, Scotland
Pearson Whiffin
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago