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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 20 7 41
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +34
Permanent jobs citing Java 9 44 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 3.53% 15.77% 1.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.29% 40.74% 2.97%
Number of salaries quoted 9 39 3
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,700 £29,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
63 108 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 24.71% 38.71% 35.69%
Number of salaries quoted 49 94 79
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 19 September 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 21 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (35.56%) Oracle
3 13 (28.89%) Windows
3 13 (28.89%) Line Management
4 12 (26.67%) ERP
4 12 (26.67%) SQL
4 12 (26.67%) Software Engineering
5 11 (24.44%) OO
5 11 (24.44%) Mentoring
6 10 (22.22%) Automated Testing
7 9 (20.00%) Artificial Intelligence
7 9 (20.00%) Degree
7 9 (20.00%) Computer Science
7 9 (20.00%) Data Analytics
7 9 (20.00%) Data Modelling
7 9 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (20.00%) Analytics
8 8 (17.78%) SAP BW
8 8 (17.78%) NetWeaver
8 8 (17.78%) AIX
8 8 (17.78%) Linux
8 8 (17.78%) ABAP
8 8 (17.78%) SQL Server
8 8 (17.78%) J2EE
8 8 (17.78%) SAP
8 8 (17.78%) SAP BC
8 8 (17.78%) SAP Portal
8 8 (17.78%) SAP Security
8 8 (17.78%) SAP Basis
8 8 (17.78%) Incident Management

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 8 (17.78%) NetWeaver
1 8 (17.78%) SAP Portal
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (2.22%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (2.22%) Apache
3 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.89%) MS Office
3 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.22%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.78%) SAP BW
1 8 (17.78%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (4.44%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.22%) MySQL
4 1 (2.22%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 5 (11.11%) NWDI
2 1 (2.22%) JUnit
2 1 (2.22%) JIRA
2 1 (2.22%) EasyMock
General
1 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
1 1 (2.22%) Finance
1 1 (2.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (62.22%) Developer
2 20 (44.44%) Java Developer
3 10 (22.22%) Senior Developer
4 8 (17.78%) Administrator
5 7 (15.56%) Lead Developer
5 7 (15.56%) SAP Basis Administrator
5 7 (15.56%) Lead Java Developer
5 7 (15.56%) SAP Administrator
5 7 (15.56%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (11.11%) Software Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Programmer
7 4 (8.89%) Java Software Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Java Programmer
8 3 (6.67%) Software Programmer
8 3 (6.67%) Lead Software Developer
8 3 (6.67%) Lead Programmer
8 3 (6.67%) Java Team Leader
8 3 (6.67%) Team Leader
9 2 (4.44%) SQL Developer
9 2 (4.44%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.78%) J2EE
1 8 (17.78%) SAP Basis
1 8 (17.78%) SAP BC
2 6 (13.33%) .NET
3 4 (8.89%) HTML
3 4 (8.89%) CSS
4 3 (6.67%) EJB
4 3 (6.67%) JPA
5 2 (4.44%) Struts2
5 2 (4.44%) HTML5
5 2 (4.44%) CSS3
5 2 (4.44%) WPF
5 2 (4.44%) WinForms
5 2 (4.44%) Ext JS
5 2 (4.44%) Struts
5 2 (4.44%) Java EE
6 1 (2.22%) SWT
6 1 (2.22%) JSON
6 1 (2.22%) Dojo
6 1 (2.22%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.00%) Artificial Intelligence
1 9 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 9 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (28.89%) Windows
2 8 (17.78%) AIX
2 8 (17.78%) Linux
3 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.22%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.22%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.22%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (28.89%) Line Management
3 12 (26.67%) ERP
3 12 (26.67%) Software Engineering
4 11 (24.44%) OO
4 11 (24.44%) Mentoring
5 10 (22.22%) Automated Testing
6 9 (20.00%) Data Analytics
6 9 (20.00%) Analytics
6 9 (20.00%) Data Modelling
7 8 (17.78%) Incident Management
7 8 (17.78%) SAP Security
8 6 (13.33%) OOD
9 5 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (11.11%) Workflow
9 5 (11.11%) OOP
9 5 (11.11%) Technical Analysis
10 2 (4.44%) Multithreading
11 1 (2.22%) Test Automation
11 1 (2.22%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (26.67%) SQL
2 8 (17.78%) ABAP
3 7 (15.56%) C#
4 4 (8.89%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.44%) C++
5 2 (4.44%) Groovy
6 1 (2.22%) PHP
6 1 (2.22%) VBA
6 1 (2.22%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) ISEB
2 1 (2.22%) Sun Certification
2 1 (2.22%) OCPJP
2 1 (2.22%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.56%) SLA
Vendors
1 16 (35.56%) Oracle
2 8 (17.78%) SAP
3 4 (8.89%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.22%) Sun
4 1 (2.22%) Jaspersoft
4 1 (2.22%) Nintex
4 1 (2.22%) Cisco
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