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 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 9 8 26
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +18
Permanent jobs citing Java 1 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 3.57% 11.90% 3.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.33% 25.00% 9.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 8
Median salary £35,000 £38,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -14.44%
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
12 20 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 42.86% 47.62% 38.57%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 52
Median salary £35,000 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £36,800 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 6 December 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%) J2EE
4 4 (40.00%) OO
4 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (30.00%) TDD
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (30.00%) Apache
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%) XPath
6 2 (20.00%) Degree
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
6 2 (20.00%) JBoss
6 2 (20.00%) SOAP
6 2 (20.00%) XML
6 2 (20.00%) OOP
6 2 (20.00%) OCPJP
6 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
6 2 (20.00%) Java SE

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
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Java Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Java Software Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Software Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Development Engineer
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
5 1 (10.00%) Software Development Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Test Development Engineer
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%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (20.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
1 2 (20.00%) OCPJP
1 2 (20.00%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Sun