The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title 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
Senior Software Developer
Rank 28 - 41
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 1 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 0.39% - 1.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% - 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £41,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.55% +11.87%
Senior Software Developer
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
238 270 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 93.33% 96.77% 95.41%
Number of salaries quoted 128 211 204
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £29,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Senior Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

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

Senior Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Senior Software Developer
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

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

Senior Software Developer Salary Trend in Aberdeen

Senior Software Developer
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region that cited Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 1 (50.00%) Quality Management
1 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
1 1 (50.00%) QMS
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) MS Project
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft

Senior Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region that cited Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Project
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) Quality Management
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
1 1 (50.00%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft