The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Aberdeen region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 14 13 35
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +22
Permanent jobs citing Java 18 34 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 6.77% 10.69% 2.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.45% 25.76% 6.42%
Number of salaries quoted 18 21 7
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,050 £31,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Programming Languages Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
88 132 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 33.08% 41.51% 34.71%
Number of salaries quoted 69 90 85
Average salary £41,500 £39,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.40% +6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £45,550
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Java
Scotland

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 1 August 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 15 (26.79%) Software Engineering
1 15 (26.79%) SQL
1 15 (26.79%) Oracle
1 15 (26.79%) Windows
1 15 (26.79%) OO
2 13 (23.21%) Degree
3 12 (21.43%) C#
3 12 (21.43%) ERP
4 11 (19.64%) Automated Testing
5 10 (17.86%) Computer Science
5 10 (17.86%) Artificial Intelligence
5 10 (17.86%) Data Modelling
5 10 (17.86%) Linux
5 10 (17.86%) Data Analytics
5 10 (17.86%) Analytics
6 9 (16.07%) CSS
6 9 (16.07%) HTML
6 9 (16.07%) JavaScript
6 9 (16.07%) .NET
7 8 (14.29%) SAP BW
7 8 (14.29%) NetWeaver
7 8 (14.29%) J2EE
7 8 (14.29%) ABAP
7 8 (14.29%) SAP
7 8 (14.29%) AIX
7 8 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (14.29%) SAP Basis
7 8 (14.29%) SAP BC
7 8 (14.29%) Incident Management
7 8 (14.29%) SAP Portal

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 8 (14.29%) NetWeaver
1 8 (14.29%) SAP Portal
2 2 (3.57%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.79%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.79%) Apache
3 1 (1.79%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (8.93%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.14%) MS Office
3 1 (1.79%) InfoPath
3 1 (1.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (8.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.29%) SAP BW
2 7 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 6 (10.71%) MySQL
4 4 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.57%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.79%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (8.93%) NWDI
2 2 (3.57%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.57%) Maven
2 2 (3.57%) Subversion
3 1 (1.79%) JIRA
3 1 (1.79%) JUnit
3 1 (1.79%) EasyMock
General
1 1 (1.79%) Banking
1 1 (1.79%) Finance
1 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (62.50%) Developer
2 22 (39.29%) Java Developer
3 11 (19.64%) Senior Developer
4 9 (16.07%) Lead Developer
5 8 (14.29%) Administrator
5 8 (14.29%) Software Developer
5 8 (14.29%) Lead Java Developer
5 8 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
6 7 (12.50%) SAP Administrator
6 7 (12.50%) SAP Basis Administrator
7 6 (10.71%) Java Team Leader
7 6 (10.71%) Team Leader
8 5 (8.93%) Java Software Developer
8 5 (8.93%) Software Engineer
9 4 (7.14%) Lead Programmer
9 4 (7.14%) Lead Software Developer
9 4 (7.14%) Programmer
9 4 (7.14%) Software Team Leader
9 4 (7.14%) Software Programmer
9 4 (7.14%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.07%) CSS
1 9 (16.07%) HTML
1 9 (16.07%) .NET
2 8 (14.29%) J2EE
2 8 (14.29%) SAP Basis
2 8 (14.29%) SAP BC
3 6 (10.71%) jQuery
4 3 (5.36%) CodeIgniter
4 3 (5.36%) Web Services
4 3 (5.36%) EJB
4 3 (5.36%) JPA
5 2 (3.57%) HTML5
5 2 (3.57%) CSS3
5 2 (3.57%) Struts2
5 2 (3.57%) Struts
5 2 (3.57%) XHTML
5 2 (3.57%) WPF
5 2 (3.57%) Ext JS
5 2 (3.57%) Java EE
5 2 (3.57%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.86%) Computer Science
1 10 (17.86%) Artificial Intelligence
2 3 (5.36%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.36%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 15 (26.79%) Windows
2 10 (17.86%) Linux
3 8 (14.29%) AIX
4 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (26.79%) Software Engineering
1 15 (26.79%) OO
2 12 (21.43%) ERP
3 11 (19.64%) Automated Testing
4 10 (17.86%) Data Modelling
4 10 (17.86%) Data Analytics
4 10 (17.86%) Analytics
5 8 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (14.29%) Incident Management
5 8 (14.29%) SAP Security
6 6 (10.71%) OOD
7 5 (8.93%) OOP
7 5 (8.93%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (8.93%) Workflow
7 5 (8.93%) Technical Analysis
8 3 (5.36%) OO PHP
9 2 (3.57%) Multithreading
10 1 (1.79%) TDD
10 1 (1.79%) Web Design
10 1 (1.79%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (26.79%) SQL
2 12 (21.43%) C#
3 9 (16.07%) JavaScript
4 8 (14.29%) ABAP
5 6 (10.71%) PHP
6 5 (8.93%) C++
7 2 (3.57%) Perl
7 2 (3.57%) Groovy
8 1 (1.79%) C
8 1 (1.79%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.79%) VBA
8 1 (1.79%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 13 (23.21%) Degree
2 2 (3.57%) Sun Certification
3 1 (1.79%) OCPJP
3 1 (1.79%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.79%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.50%) SLA
Vendors
1 15 (26.79%) Oracle
2 8 (14.29%) SAP
3 4 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.57%) Rackspace
4 2 (3.57%) Sun
4 2 (3.57%) VMware
5 1 (1.79%) Cisco
5 1 (1.79%) Jaspersoft
5 1 (1.79%) Nintex