The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OO over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 24 40 39
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -1
Permanent jobs citing OO 8 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 4.28% 0.41% 1.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.06% 0.60% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 5
Average salary £39,000 £23,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+65.95% -41.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £23,500 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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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
132 166 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 70.59% 67.76% 77.12%
Number of salaries quoted 87 128 182
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,100 £29,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OO across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

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Salary Trend in Aberdeen

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

OO Salary Trend in Aberdeen

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Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OO across the Aberdeen region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

OO Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing OO 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 OO.

1 8 (57.14%) HTML
1 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
1 8 (57.14%) CSS
2 6 (42.86%) C#
3 5 (35.71%) .NET
3 5 (35.71%) OOP
3 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (35.71%) Degree
4 4 (28.57%) Java
4 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 3 (21.43%) SQL
5 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
5 3 (21.43%) XML
5 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
5 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
5 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
5 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
5 3 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (21.43%) HTML5
5 3 (21.43%) CSS3
5 3 (21.43%) Nintex
6 2 (14.29%) PHP
6 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
6 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
6 2 (14.29%) MySQL
6 2 (14.29%) UML
6 2 (14.29%) OOD
6 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 2 (14.29%) Finance
6 2 (14.29%) Scrum

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Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing OO 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 OO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) MySQL
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
1 3 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (14.29%) Mercurial
3 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
3 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
3 1 (7.14%) Subversion
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Software Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Software Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 2 (14.29%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Software Programmer
4 1 (7.14%) SharePoint Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Junior Test Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Test Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Developer Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Product Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst Programmer
4 1 (7.14%) Programmer
4 1 (7.14%) Graduate
4 1 (7.14%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) HTML
1 8 (57.14%) CSS
2 5 (35.71%) .NET
3 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
3 3 (21.43%) XML
3 3 (21.43%) HTML5
3 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
3 3 (21.43%) CSS3
4 2 (14.29%) Symfony
4 2 (14.29%) jQuery
4 2 (14.29%) Java EE
5 1 (7.14%) JSON
5 1 (7.14%) WPF
5 1 (7.14%) J2EE
5 1 (7.14%) SOAP
5 1 (7.14%) Web Services
5 1 (7.14%) Flash
5 1 (7.14%) Ajax
5 1 (7.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) E-Learning
1 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 2 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Android
1 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) OOP
1 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) OO PHP
3 2 (14.29%) UML
3 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 2 (14.29%) Scrum
3 2 (14.29%) OOD
4 1 (7.14%) Change Management
4 1 (7.14%) Migration
4 1 (7.14%) RUP
4 1 (7.14%) Web Design
4 1 (7.14%) Document Management
4 1 (7.14%) Line Management
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Software Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.14%) Android Development
4 1 (7.14%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 6 (42.86%) C#
3 4 (28.57%) Java
4 3 (21.43%) SQL
5 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
5 2 (14.29%) PHP
6 1 (7.14%) ActionScript
6 1 (7.14%) FoxPro (VFP)
6 1 (7.14%) Objective-C
6 1 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) ISEB
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Nintex
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) SAP