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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 19 30 29
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -1
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 3 16 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 2.86% 4.37% 5.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.70% 6.96% 7.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3 14 17
Average salary £45,000 £46,250 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.70% +40.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,700 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £51,400 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
81 230 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 77.14% 62.84% 74.39%
Number of salaries quoted 54 149 189
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,900 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Aberdeen region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Software Engineering 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 Software Engineering.

1 6 (54.55%) C#
1 6 (54.55%) .NET
2 4 (36.36%) VB.NET
2 4 (36.36%) Visual Studio
2 4 (36.36%) HTML
2 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
2 4 (36.36%) CSS
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Degree
3 3 (27.27%) Windows
3 3 (27.27%) Scrum
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) C++
3 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
3 3 (27.27%) C
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle
4 2 (18.18%) WinForms
4 2 (18.18%) OO
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
4 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
5 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (9.09%) MVC
5 1 (9.09%) Subversion
5 1 (9.09%) Ajax

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Software Engineering 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 Software Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Visual Studio
2 1 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Software Engineer
2 6 (54.55%) Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Programmer
4 2 (18.18%) Graduate Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Graduate Programmer
4 2 (18.18%) Graduate
4 2 (18.18%) Software Developer
5 1 (9.09%) C# Programmer
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (9.09%) AWS Developer
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Programmer
5 1 (9.09%) Software Programmer
5 1 (9.09%) VB.NET Programmer
5 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Developer Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) .NET
2 4 (36.36%) HTML
2 4 (36.36%) CSS
3 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
4 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
4 2 (18.18%) WinForms
5 1 (9.09%) Ajax
5 1 (9.09%) WCF
5 1 (9.09%) jQuery
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (9.09%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
2 1 (9.09%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) Scrum
3 2 (18.18%) OO
4 1 (9.09%) MVC
4 1 (9.09%) OOP
4 1 (9.09%) Web Development
4 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) C#
2 4 (36.36%) VB.NET
2 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) C++
3 3 (27.27%) C
4 1 (9.09%) Java
4 1 (9.09%) Python
4 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
4 1 (9.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
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