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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 11 15 22
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +7
Permanent jobs citing Java 37 36 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 10.00% 11.18% 8.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.36% 26.87% 27.94%
Number of salaries quoted 36 26 37
Average salary £43,250 £41,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.84% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £27,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,750 £52,500
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
118 134 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 31.89% 41.61% 28.81%
Number of salaries quoted 95 106 114
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
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 17 April 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 29 (40.85%) Windows
2 27 (38.03%) Linux
3 25 (35.21%) AIX
3 25 (35.21%) SAP
3 25 (35.21%) ABAP
3 25 (35.21%) NetWeaver
3 25 (35.21%) SAP Basis
4 24 (33.80%) Degree
5 22 (30.99%) NWDI
6 20 (28.17%) Oracle
7 15 (21.13%) JavaScript
7 15 (21.13%) ERP
7 15 (21.13%) Computer Science
8 14 (19.72%) SAP BC
8 14 (19.72%) Software Engineering
8 14 (19.72%) Incident Management
8 14 (19.72%) SAP BW
8 14 (19.72%) SQL
8 14 (19.72%) SAP Portal
8 14 (19.72%) SAP Security
9 12 (16.90%) SLA
9 12 (16.90%) OO
10 11 (15.49%) CSS
10 11 (15.49%) HTML
10 11 (15.49%) Workflow
10 11 (15.49%) Migration
11 10 (14.08%) MS Office
11 10 (14.08%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (12.68%) Artificial Intelligence
12 9 (12.68%) jQuery

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 25 (35.21%) NetWeaver
2 14 (19.72%) SAP Portal
3 4 (5.63%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.41%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.41%) WordPress
4 1 (1.41%) CMS
4 1 (1.41%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (14.08%) MS Office
2 4 (5.63%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.41%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.41%) InfoPath
3 1 (1.41%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (9.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (19.72%) SAP BW
2 9 (12.68%) MySQL
3 4 (5.63%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.82%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.82%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 22 (30.99%) NWDI
2 4 (5.63%) Maven
3 3 (4.23%) Subversion
4 2 (2.82%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.41%) JUnit
5 1 (1.41%) JIRA
5 1 (1.41%) EasyMock
5 1 (1.41%) Mercurial
Job Titles
1 32 (45.07%) Developer
2 20 (28.17%) Java Developer
3 15 (21.13%) Administrator
4 14 (19.72%) SAP Basis Administrator
4 14 (19.72%) SAP Administrator
5 13 (18.31%) Software Developer
6 12 (16.90%) Consultant
6 12 (16.90%) SAP Basis Consultant
6 12 (16.90%) SAP Consultant
7 11 (15.49%) Senior SAP Consultant
7 11 (15.49%) Senior Consultant
7 11 (15.49%) Senior SAP Basis Consultant
8 7 (9.86%) Software Team Leader
8 7 (9.86%) Lead Developer
8 7 (9.86%) Java Team Leader
8 7 (9.86%) Team Leader
9 6 (8.45%) Java Software Developer
9 6 (8.45%) Lead Software Developer
10 5 (7.04%) Software Programmer
10 5 (7.04%) Lead Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (35.21%) SAP Basis
2 14 (19.72%) SAP BC
3 11 (15.49%) HTML
3 11 (15.49%) CSS
4 9 (12.68%) jQuery
5 7 (9.86%) Web Services
5 7 (9.86%) .NET
6 5 (7.04%) J2EE
6 5 (7.04%) CodeIgniter
7 4 (5.63%) XHTML
8 3 (4.23%) Spring
8 3 (4.23%) Java EE
8 3 (4.23%) EJB
8 3 (4.23%) XML
8 3 (4.23%) JPA
9 2 (2.82%) RESTful
9 2 (2.82%) JSON
10 1 (1.41%) Hibernate
10 1 (1.41%) Dojo
10 1 (1.41%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 15 (21.13%) Computer Science
2 9 (12.68%) Artificial Intelligence
3 7 (9.86%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.63%) Mobile App
4 4 (5.63%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.82%) Streaming Video
5 2 (2.82%) E-Learning
5 2 (2.82%) VLE
6 1 (1.41%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 29 (40.85%) Windows
2 27 (38.03%) Linux
3 25 (35.21%) AIX
4 2 (2.82%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (21.13%) ERP
2 14 (19.72%) Software Engineering
2 14 (19.72%) Incident Management
2 14 (19.72%) SAP Security
3 12 (16.90%) OO
4 11 (15.49%) Workflow
4 11 (15.49%) Migration
5 10 (14.08%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (12.68%) Data Modelling
7 8 (11.27%) Automated Testing
8 7 (9.86%) Data Analytics
8 7 (9.86%) Analytics
9 4 (5.63%) OO PHP
10 3 (4.23%) OOD
10 3 (4.23%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (4.23%) OOP
10 3 (4.23%) TDD
11 2 (2.82%) Software Testing
11 2 (2.82%) BDD
11 2 (2.82%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 25 (35.21%) ABAP
2 15 (21.13%) JavaScript
3 14 (19.72%) SQL
4 9 (12.68%) PHP
4 9 (12.68%) C#
5 3 (4.23%) C++
5 3 (4.23%) Delphi
5 3 (4.23%) VB
5 3 (4.23%) VB6
6 2 (2.82%) Ruby
6 2 (2.82%) Objective-C
6 2 (2.82%) Perl
7 1 (1.41%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.41%) C
7 1 (1.41%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 24 (33.80%) Degree
2 4 (5.63%) Sun Certification
3 1 (1.41%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (16.90%) SLA
Vendors
1 25 (35.21%) SAP
2 20 (28.17%) Oracle
3 4 (5.63%) Sun
4 2 (2.82%) VMware
4 2 (2.82%) Rackspace
5 1 (1.41%) Jaspersoft
5 1 (1.41%) Cisco
5 1 (1.41%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.41%) Adobe
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