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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 7 13 32
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +19
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 2 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 7.69% 9.09% 3.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.00% 11.11% 5.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 10
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +10.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £35,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £47,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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 63 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 76.92% 81.82% 63.96%
Number of salaries quoted 8 32 151
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,650 £28,300 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £102,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
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 26 May 2016.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

Software Engineering
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) VB
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) XSLT
1 2 (66.67%) RDBMS
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C
2 1 (33.33%) Firmware
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) Electronics

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
1 2 (66.67%) RDBMS
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Software Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) VB
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle