The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 10 13 13
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Permanent jobs citing Java 4 20 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 7.14% 7.38% 11.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.00% 20.62% 27.48%
Number of salaries quoted 3 20 23
Average salary £32,500 £45,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% +16.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,700 £39,250 £31,300
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
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
20 97 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 35.71% 35.79% 40.94%
Number of salaries quoted 12 77 89
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £26,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 29 July 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 6 (66.67%) SQL
1 6 (66.67%) Degree
2 5 (55.56%) Computer Science
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (33.33%) C#
4 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (22.22%) Delphi
5 2 (22.22%) VB.NET
5 2 (22.22%) .NET
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 2 (22.22%) OO
5 2 (22.22%) TDD
5 2 (22.22%) XML
5 2 (22.22%) Sun
5 2 (22.22%) Sun Certification
5 2 (22.22%) WPF
5 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
5 2 (22.22%) Jaspersoft
5 2 (22.22%) JIRA
5 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
5 2 (22.22%) WinForms
5 2 (22.22%) Java EE
6 1 (11.11%) Maximo
6 1 (11.11%) Groovy
6 1 (11.11%) RESTful
6 1 (11.11%) Parallel Programming
6 1 (11.11%) HTML5
6 1 (11.11%) Twitter
6 1 (11.11%) ReSharper

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 1 (11.11%) JBoss
1 1 (11.11%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Maximo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
2 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
2 1 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) JIRA
2 1 (11.11%) ReSharper
2 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Software Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Configuration Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) AWS Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Graduate
3 1 (11.11%) Junior Test Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Junior
3 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
1 2 (22.22%) XML
1 2 (22.22%) WinForms
1 2 (22.22%) WPF
1 2 (22.22%) Java EE
2 1 (11.11%) JSON
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) jQuery
2 1 (11.11%) RESTful
2 1 (11.11%) HTML5
2 1 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (11.11%) NHibernate
2 1 (11.11%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) TDD
2 2 (22.22%) OO
2 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
3 1 (11.11%) Coaching
3 1 (11.11%) SDLC
3 1 (11.11%) API Development
3 1 (11.11%) API Design
3 1 (11.11%) Parallel Programming
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) C#
2 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) Delphi
3 2 (22.22%) VB.NET
4 1 (11.11%) Groovy
4 1 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) Sun Certification
3 1 (11.11%) OCPJP
3 1 (11.11%) ISEB
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) Sun
2 2 (22.22%) Jaspersoft
3 1 (11.11%) Twitter
3 1 (11.11%) SAP
Aberdeen
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Strong Employee Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago