The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank - 4 21
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 0 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen - 20.45% 6.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 27.27% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 13
Median salary - £42,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.20%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Software Engineering
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
20 33 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 71.43% 75.00% 67.14%
Number of salaries quoted 13 21 95
Median salary £39,000 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £29,600 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

The demand trend of job ads across the Aberdeen region citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

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

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Aberdeen

Software Engineering
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT jobs citing Software Engineering 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 Software Engineering.

1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) Degree
2 6 (66.67%) Computer Science
3 5 (55.56%) VB
3 5 (55.56%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 5 (55.56%) Driving Licence
3 5 (55.56%) Aerospace
3 5 (55.56%) Military
3 5 (55.56%) VHDL
3 5 (55.56%) C
3 5 (55.56%) C#
3 5 (55.56%) C++
3 5 (55.56%) Siemens
3 5 (55.56%) Firmware
4 4 (44.44%) Java
4 4 (44.44%) Java EE
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 3 (33.33%) Apache
5 3 (33.33%) BDD
5 3 (33.33%) JAX-RS
5 3 (33.33%) TDD
5 3 (33.33%) Spring

Software Engineering
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 3 (33.33%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (55.56%) Aerospace
1 5 (55.56%) Military
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Firmware Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Java Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Java Software Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Java Programmer
3 1 (11.11%) Programmer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Java Programmer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) Java EE
2 3 (33.33%) JAX-RS
2 3 (33.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 5 (55.56%) Driving Licence
2 5 (55.56%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 5 (55.56%) VHDL
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) BDD
2 3 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) C
1 5 (55.56%) C#
1 5 (55.56%) C++
1 5 (55.56%) VB
2 4 (44.44%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Siemens