Period
to 14 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 14 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
Scotland > Aberdeen
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 3 1
Rank change year-on-year -11 -2 0
Permanent jobs citing Degree 7 19 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen 8.97% 22.62% 38.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 46.67% 67.86% 87.50%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 27
Aberdeen median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £24,250 £28,700 £21,500
90th Percentile £50,500 £49,750 £55,750
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Degree is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Aberdeen
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 15 28 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen 19.23% 33.33% 43.64%
Number of salaries quoted 12 14 31
Aberdeen median annual salary £38,500 £46,250 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.76% +20.13% -3.75%
10th Percentile £19,400 £23,625 £20,000
90th Percentile £51,125 £66,475 £53,750
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,250 £41,500
% change year-on-year +0.59% +1.81% +3.75%

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Aberdeen

Job postings citing Degree as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen.

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Aberdeen

Degree
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Degree in Aberdeen.

Salary trend for Degree in Aberdeen

Degree
Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Aberdeen over the 6 months to 14 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Degree in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 14 December 2017, IT jobs citing Degree 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 Degree.

1 5 (71.43%) C
1 5 (71.43%) Electronics
2 4 (57.14%) Embedded C
2 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 4 (57.14%) Firmware
3 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
4 2 (28.57%) .NET
4 2 (28.57%) C#
4 2 (28.57%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (28.57%) SDLC
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
5 1 (14.29%) C++
5 1 (14.29%) HTML
5 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 1 (14.29%) SQL
5 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
5 1 (14.29%) CSS
5 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
5 1 (14.29%) WinForms
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) Multimedia
5 1 (14.29%) Subversion
5 1 (14.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
5 1 (14.29%) Entity Framework
5 1 (14.29%) Node.js
5 1 (14.29%) Ember.js
5 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
5 1 (14.29%) Algorithms

Degree
Co-occurring 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (71.43%) Electronics
2 1 (14.29%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Embedded Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Firmware Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) C Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) C# Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) FPGA Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
2 1 (14.29%) Ember.js
2 1 (14.29%) Entity Framework
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) jQuery
2 1 (14.29%) LINQ
2 1 (14.29%) Node.js
2 1 (14.29%) React
2 1 (14.29%) WCF
2 1 (14.29%) WinForms
2 1 (14.29%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Algorithms
2 1 (14.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) SDLC
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C
2 4 (57.14%) Embedded C
3 2 (28.57%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) C++
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Firmware
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory