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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineering
Scotland / Aberdeen
Rank - 9 22
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 0 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen - 6.82% 5.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 8.82% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 8
Median salary - £42,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.97%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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 34 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 80.00% 77.27% 71.79%
Number of salaries quoted 16 19 77
Median salary £35,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £36,200 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £72,500
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 9 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Java EE
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) JAX-RS

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 2 (100.00%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Java Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Software Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Java EE
1 2 (100.00%) JAX-RS
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java