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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 10 10 21
Rank change year-on-year
0 +11
Permanent jobs citing Java 6 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 11.76% 10.45% 3.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.08% 35.00% 14.75%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 9
Median salary £43,750 £34,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.67% -21.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £31,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,000 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
26 20 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 50.98% 29.85% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12 18 46
Median salary £43,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £31,700
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 29 September 2016.

Java Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 8 (80.00%) Java EE
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) Spring
4 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (40.00%) OO
4 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (40.00%) J2EE
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (30.00%) Apache
5 3 (30.00%) TDD
5 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (30.00%) BDD
5 3 (30.00%) JAX-RS
6 2 (20.00%) Apache Camel
6 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
6 2 (20.00%) Apache MINA
6 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
6 2 (20.00%) Java SE
6 2 (20.00%) XPath
6 2 (20.00%) OCPJP
6 2 (20.00%) Hibernate
6 2 (20.00%) JBoss
6 2 (20.00%) SOAP
6 2 (20.00%) XML
6 2 (20.00%) OOP
6 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
6 2 (20.00%) JMS
6 2 (20.00%) RDBMS
6 2 (20.00%) Sun
6 2 (20.00%) Sun Certification

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 3 (30.00%) Apache
2 2 (20.00%) JBoss
2 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Teamcenter
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Java Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Java Software Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Senior Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Software Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (10.00%) Java Programmer
5 1 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Junior
5 1 (10.00%) Junior Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Junior Java Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Programmer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Programmer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) Java EE
2 5 (50.00%) Spring
3 4 (40.00%) J2EE
4 3 (30.00%) JAX-RS
5 2 (20.00%) Apache Camel
5 2 (20.00%) Apache MINA
5 2 (20.00%) Hibernate
5 2 (20.00%) Java SE
5 2 (20.00%) JMS
5 2 (20.00%) SOAP
5 2 (20.00%) XML
6 1 (10.00%) CSS
6 1 (10.00%) Ext JS
6 1 (10.00%) HTML
6 1 (10.00%) HTML5
6 1 (10.00%) jQuery
6 1 (10.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) OO
2 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (30.00%) BDD
3 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (30.00%) TDD
4 2 (20.00%) OOP
5 1 (10.00%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (20.00%) XPath
3 1 (10.00%) AWK
3 1 (10.00%) C++
3 1 (10.00%) Korn
3 1 (10.00%) Perl
3 1 (10.00%) PHP
3 1 (10.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) OCPJP
1 2 (20.00%) Sun Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Sun