The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 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 Job Titles advertised for the Aberdeen region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 36 37 47
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 6 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 1.63% 2.82% 1.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.78% 2.96% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 8
Average salary £42,500 £43,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £37,500 £40,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,250 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Job Titles Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
337 304 458
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 91.58% 95.30% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 212 225 341
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Senior Developer
Scotland

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Developer in the job title across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the Aberdeen region.

Senior Developer Salary Trend in Aberdeen

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the Aberdeen region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region that cited Senior Developer in their job title 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 with Senior Developer in their job title.

1 6 (54.55%) Degree
2 5 (45.45%) Java
2 5 (45.45%) VB.NET
2 5 (45.45%) .NET
2 5 (45.45%) C#
3 4 (36.36%) OO
4 3 (27.27%) Sun
4 3 (27.27%) Sun Certification
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
4 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (18.18%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
5 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
5 2 (18.18%) HTML
5 2 (18.18%) CSS
5 2 (18.18%) MVC
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
5 2 (18.18%) HND
6 1 (9.09%) Windows
6 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
6 1 (9.09%) Scrum
6 1 (9.09%) Project Management
6 1 (9.09%) Struts
6 1 (9.09%) ITIL
6 1 (9.09%) EJB
6 1 (9.09%) J2EE
6 1 (9.09%) MySQL

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region that cited Senior Developer in their job title 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 with Senior Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
2 1 (9.09%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) .NET
2 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
2 2 (18.18%) HTML
2 2 (18.18%) CSS
3 1 (9.09%) Struts
3 1 (9.09%) EJB
3 1 (9.09%) J2EE
3 1 (9.09%) Ajax
3 1 (9.09%) WCF
3 1 (9.09%) Ext JS
3 1 (9.09%) JPA
3 1 (9.09%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) OO
2 2 (18.18%) MVC
3 1 (9.09%) Scrum
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) Data Management
3 1 (9.09%) Logistics
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
3 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Java
1 5 (45.45%) VB.NET
1 5 (45.45%) C#
2 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
2 1 (9.09%) PHP
2 1 (9.09%) VB
2 1 (9.09%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Degree
2 3 (27.27%) Sun Certification
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (18.18%) HND
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Sun
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bens
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Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent employee benefits
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