The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 6 10 13
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Permanent jobs citing Java 7 4 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 15.91% 7.02% 7.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.17% 20.00% 21.21%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 21
Median salary £47,500 £32,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+46.15% -27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,700 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £42,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.19% +2.35%
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
24 20 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 54.55% 35.09% 36.80%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 79
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

The demand trend of job ads across the Aberdeen region citing Java as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 July 2016.

Java Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Aberdeen region with a requirement for Java.

1 6 (85.71%) Java EE
2 4 (57.14%) OO
2 4 (57.14%) J2EE
3 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) Spring
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
4 2 (28.57%) Java SE
4 2 (28.57%) XPath
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (28.57%) Apache MINA
4 2 (28.57%) Apache Camel
4 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
4 2 (28.57%) OCPJP
4 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 2 (28.57%) Hibernate
4 2 (28.57%) JBoss
4 2 (28.57%) SOAP
4 2 (28.57%) XML
4 2 (28.57%) OOP
4 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
4 2 (28.57%) JMS
4 2 (28.57%) RDBMS
4 2 (28.57%) Sun
4 2 (28.57%) Sun Certification
5 1 (14.29%) CAD
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 1 (14.29%) Perl
5 1 (14.29%) PHP
5 1 (14.29%) VBScript

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) JBoss
1 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
1 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
2 1 (14.29%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Teamcenter
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) RDBMS
1 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Java Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Senior Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Java Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) Java Programmer
5 1 (14.29%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) Junior
5 1 (14.29%) Junior Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Junior Java Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Programmer
5 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Programmer
5 1 (14.29%) Senior Programmer
5 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) Java EE
2 4 (57.14%) J2EE
3 3 (42.86%) Spring
4 2 (28.57%) Apache Camel
4 2 (28.57%) Apache MINA
4 2 (28.57%) Hibernate
4 2 (28.57%) Java SE
4 2 (28.57%) JMS
4 2 (28.57%) SOAP
4 2 (28.57%) XML
5 1 (14.29%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) OO
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (28.57%) OOP
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) BDD
4 1 (14.29%) CAD
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) XPath
3 1 (14.29%) AWK
3 1 (14.29%) C++
3 1 (14.29%) Korn
3 1 (14.29%) Perl
3 1 (14.29%) PHP
3 1 (14.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) OCPJP
1 2 (28.57%) Sun Certification
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Sun
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago