Period
to 22 July 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 22 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
Scotland > Aberdeen
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 1 5
Rank change year-on-year -3 +4 -3
Permanent jobs citing Degree 19 26 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen 24.05% 33.33% 18.83%
As % of the Qualifications category 73.08% 78.79% 46.03%
Number of salaries quoted 18 10 22
Aberdeen median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -10.11%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,225 £23,975
90th Percentile £51,625 £50,125 £57,000
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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen.

Academic & Professional Certification
Aberdeen
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 26 33 63
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen 32.91% 42.31% 40.91%
Number of salaries quoted 25 17 43
Aberdeen median annual salary £45,000 £36,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.29% -10.98% +2.50%
10th Percentile £32,500 £20,050 £26,900
90th Percentile £57,000 £50,500 £70,000
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,750 £41,250
% change year-on-year -0.58% +3.64% +3.13%

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 22 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Degree in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 10 (52.63%) Computer Science
2 8 (42.11%) C#
2 8 (42.11%) .NET
3 7 (36.84%) C
3 7 (36.84%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (26.32%) SDLC
4 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
4 5 (26.32%) Windows
4 5 (26.32%) Electronics
4 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (21.05%) Firmware
5 4 (21.05%) Embedded C
5 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
6 3 (15.79%) Skype
6 3 (15.79%) Infor
6 3 (15.79%) Infor M3
6 3 (15.79%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (15.79%) Skype for Business
6 3 (15.79%) XML
6 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (15.79%) Visual Studio
6 3 (15.79%) C++
6 3 (15.79%) SQL
6 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Excel
6 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
6 3 (15.79%) ERP
6 3 (15.79%) AS400
6 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (15.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 3 (15.79%) Dynamics AX

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
1 3 (15.79%) SharePoint 2013
1 3 (15.79%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (15.79%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (10.53%) SAP BW
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Visual Studio
2 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.53%) Subversion
2 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.26%) Selenium
3 1 (5.26%) TestComplete
General
1 5 (26.32%) Electronics
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) .NET Developer
1 5 (26.32%) .NET Software Developer
1 5 (26.32%) C# .NET Developer
1 5 (26.32%) C# Developer
1 5 (26.32%) C# Software Developer
1 5 (26.32%) Developer
1 5 (26.32%) Software Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET Developer
2 4 (21.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Embedded Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Firmware Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Software Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Developer
4 2 (10.53%) C# Software Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Business Systems Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) .NET
2 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
3 3 (15.79%) XML
4 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
4 2 (10.53%) Ember.js
4 2 (10.53%) WinForms
5 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
5 1 (5.26%) Aurelia
5 1 (5.26%) CSS
5 1 (5.26%) Entity Framework
5 1 (5.26%) HTML
5 1 (5.26%) jQuery
5 1 (5.26%) LINQ
5 1 (5.26%) React
5 1 (5.26%) WCF
5 1 (5.26%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (52.63%) Computer Science
2 3 (15.79%) AS400
3 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.26%) Algorithms
4 1 (5.26%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Android
2 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (26.32%) SDLC
1 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
2 3 (15.79%) ERP
3 2 (10.53%) Business Process Mapping
3 2 (10.53%) Data Management
3 2 (10.53%) ITIL
3 2 (10.53%) Master Data Management
3 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
3 2 (10.53%) SAP Security
3 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
3 2 (10.53%) Test Automation
4 1 (5.26%) Data Governance
4 1 (5.26%) Logistics
4 1 (5.26%) Mathematics
4 1 (5.26%) Mobile Development
4 1 (5.26%) Scrum
4 1 (5.26%) Software Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.26%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) C#
2 7 (36.84%) C
3 4 (21.05%) Embedded C
4 3 (15.79%) C++
4 3 (15.79%) SQL
5 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.26%) VB
6 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (10.53%) SAP Certification
3 1 (5.26%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
1 1 (5.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) Firmware
2 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Infor
2 2 (10.53%) JD Edwards
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) SAP
3 1 (5.26%) Xamarin
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