The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 24 7 25
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +18
Permanent jobs citing Java 8 49 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 3.59% 17.44% 7.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.52% 39.52% 19.49%
Number of salaries quoted 8 43 18
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +39.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,850 £30,000 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
Java
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Programming Languages Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
84 124 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 37.67% 44.13% 37.22%
Number of salaries quoted 52 99 84
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Java
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

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

Java Salary Trend in Aberdeen

Java
Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Aberdeen region over the 3 months to 25 November 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Java also 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 that cited Java.

1 14 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (47.37%) Software Engineering
3 8 (42.11%) Artificial Intelligence
3 8 (42.11%) Data Analytics
3 8 (42.11%) Analytics
3 8 (42.11%) Mentoring
4 7 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (36.84%) Line Management
4 7 (36.84%) Automated Testing
4 7 (36.84%) Data Modelling
5 6 (31.58%) SQL
6 5 (26.32%) OO
6 5 (26.32%) OOD
7 4 (21.05%) J2EE
7 4 (21.05%) Technical Analysis
8 3 (15.79%) Oracle
8 3 (15.79%) Degree
9 2 (10.53%) Java EE
9 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
9 2 (10.53%) Windows
9 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
10 1 (5.26%) CSS
10 1 (5.26%) JDBC
10 1 (5.26%) Apache
10 1 (5.26%) Python
10 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
10 1 (5.26%) PhD
10 1 (5.26%) MySQL
10 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
10 1 (5.26%) VBA

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Java also 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 that cited Java. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Maven
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) Developer
2 13 (68.42%) Java Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Lead Java Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Lead Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Java Programmer
4 4 (21.05%) Programmer
4 4 (21.05%) Software Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Senior Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Software Programmer
5 3 (15.79%) Lead Software Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Java Software Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Lead Programmer
6 2 (10.53%) Team Leader
6 2 (10.53%) Java Team Leader
7 1 (5.26%) Architect
7 1 (5.26%) Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Test Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Functional Test Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) J2EE
2 2 (10.53%) Java EE
3 1 (5.26%) SWT
3 1 (5.26%) HTML5
3 1 (5.26%) CSS3
3 1 (5.26%) CSS
3 1 (5.26%) JDBC
3 1 (5.26%) Spring
3 1 (5.26%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Artificial Intelligence
2 7 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.26%) Algorithms
4 1 (5.26%) Statistics
4 1 (5.26%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (47.37%) Software Engineering
3 8 (42.11%) Data Analytics
3 8 (42.11%) Analytics
3 8 (42.11%) Mentoring
4 7 (36.84%) Automated Testing
4 7 (36.84%) Line Management
4 7 (36.84%) Data Modelling
5 5 (26.32%) OOD
5 5 (26.32%) OO
6 4 (21.05%) Technical Analysis
7 1 (5.26%) TDD
7 1 (5.26%) Data Analysis
7 1 (5.26%) OOP
7 1 (5.26%) Security Testing
7 1 (5.26%) BDD
7 1 (5.26%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
2 1 (5.26%) VBA
2 1 (5.26%) Python
2 1 (5.26%) MATLAB
2 1 (5.26%) R
2 1 (5.26%) C#
2 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) PhD
2 1 (5.26%) ISEB
2 1 (5.26%) Sun Certification
2 1 (5.26%) OCPJP
2 1 (5.26%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) Sun
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