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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 17 10 35
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +25
Permanent jobs citing Java 13 28 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 8.84% 12.17% 2.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.21% 32.56% 7.32%
Number of salaries quoted 12 26 6
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +58.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £34,000 £27,794
10% offered a salary of more than £39,900 £57,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
56 86 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 38.10% 37.39% 31.66%
Number of salaries quoted 41 73 70
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 30 January 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
2 8 (38.10%) SQL
2 8 (38.10%) Degree
3 7 (33.33%) OO
4 6 (28.57%) Computer Science
4 6 (28.57%) Java EE
5 5 (23.81%) Oracle
5 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
6 4 (19.05%) Artificial Intelligence
6 4 (19.05%) Automated Testing
6 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
6 4 (19.05%) CSS
6 4 (19.05%) HTML
6 4 (19.05%) Data Analytics
6 4 (19.05%) Analytics
6 4 (19.05%) Mentoring
7 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (14.29%) Line Management
7 3 (14.29%) HTML5
7 3 (14.29%) JSON
7 3 (14.29%) C#
7 3 (14.29%) Web Services
7 3 (14.29%) Flash
7 3 (14.29%) Data Modelling
7 3 (14.29%) ISEB
8 2 (9.52%) Ajax
8 2 (9.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 2 (9.52%) Software Testing
8 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 (4.76%) Moodle
1 1 (4.76%) JBoss
1 1 (4.76%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (9.52%) MySQL
3 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Subversion
1 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
1 2 (9.52%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.76%) Selenium
2 1 (4.76%) Maven
Job Titles
1 17 (80.95%) Developer
2 10 (47.62%) Java Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Java Programmer
3 4 (19.05%) Programmer
4 3 (14.29%) Lead Programmer
4 3 (14.29%) Software Programmer
4 3 (14.29%) Lead Software Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Lead Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Java Software Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Lead Java Developer
5 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (9.52%) .NET Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Test Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Graduate
6 1 (4.76%) Data Scientist
6 1 (4.76%) Junior Test Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) Java EE
2 4 (19.05%) CSS
2 4 (19.05%) HTML
3 3 (14.29%) HTML5
3 3 (14.29%) JSON
3 3 (14.29%) Web Services
3 3 (14.29%) Flash
4 2 (9.52%) Ajax
4 2 (9.52%) Spring
4 2 (9.52%) SOAP
4 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
4 2 (9.52%) .NET
4 2 (9.52%) J2EE
4 2 (9.52%) CSS3
5 1 (4.76%) CodeIgniter
5 1 (4.76%) XML
5 1 (4.76%) JDBC
5 1 (4.76%) JSP
5 1 (4.76%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 4 (19.05%) Artificial Intelligence
3 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
4 1 (4.76%) Algorithms
4 1 (4.76%) VLE
4 1 (4.76%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Android
1 2 (9.52%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.76%) Windows 8
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (33.33%) OO
3 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
4 4 (19.05%) Automated Testing
4 4 (19.05%) Data Analytics
4 4 (19.05%) Analytics
4 4 (19.05%) Mentoring
5 3 (14.29%) Line Management
5 3 (14.29%) Data Modelling
6 2 (9.52%) Software Testing
6 2 (9.52%) Web Design
6 2 (9.52%) OOD
6 2 (9.52%) UML
6 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (9.52%) Android Development
6 2 (9.52%) iOS Development
6 2 (9.52%) Technical Analysis
7 1 (4.76%) BDD
7 1 (4.76%) Data Analysis
7 1 (4.76%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
1 8 (38.10%) SQL
2 3 (14.29%) C#
3 2 (9.52%) Objective-C
3 2 (9.52%) PHP
3 2 (9.52%) ActionScript
4 1 (4.76%) R
4 1 (4.76%) Python
4 1 (4.76%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) Degree
2 3 (14.29%) ISEB
3 1 (4.76%) PhD
3 1 (4.76%) Sun Certification
3 1 (4.76%) OCPJP
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Oracle
2 2 (9.52%) SAP
3 1 (4.76%) Blackboard
3 1 (4.76%) Adobe
3 1 (4.76%) Sun
Aberdeen
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Aberdeen
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Fantastic Holiday Allowance
Posted: 10 days ago
Aberdeen
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Good Career Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Aberdeen
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Career Benefits Package
Posted: 18 days ago