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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
Scotland / Aberdeen
Rank - 9 11
Permanent jobs citing Java 0 3 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen - 7.32% 10.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 21.43% 30.43%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 13
Median salary - £52,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +40.00%
UK excluding London median salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +5.88%

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
4 14 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 18.18% 34.15% 33.82%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 42
Median salary £24,000 £42,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-43.52% +8.97%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 12 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Java EE
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) BDD
1 1 (50.00%) JAX-RS

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 1 (50.00%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Development Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Development Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Test Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Development Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Java EE
1 1 (50.00%) JAX-RS
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) BDD
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree