The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Aberdeen region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 29 33 40
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +7
Permanent jobs citing OO 13 13 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 3.53% 4.08% 3.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.83% 5.53% 4.42%
Number of salaries quoted 13 10 15
Average salary £37,500 £33,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £24,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £45,250 £43,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
223 235 339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 60.60% 73.67% 71.52%
Number of salaries quoted 141 182 258
Average salary £44,000 £41,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.31% -6.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
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Scotland

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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 18 April 2014.

OO Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 13 (81.25%) Java
2 11 (68.75%) Degree
3 7 (43.75%) SQL
4 5 (31.25%) MySQL
4 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
4 5 (31.25%) PHP
4 5 (31.25%) HTML
4 5 (31.25%) CSS
4 5 (31.25%) CodeIgniter
4 5 (31.25%) jQuery
4 5 (31.25%) Mobile App
4 5 (31.25%) OO PHP
5 4 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (25.00%) Sun
5 4 (25.00%) Sun Certification
6 3 (18.75%) OOP
7 2 (12.50%) RUP
7 2 (12.50%) ERP
7 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
7 2 (12.50%) C#
7 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
7 2 (12.50%) .NET
7 2 (12.50%) UML
7 2 (12.50%) Change Management
7 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
7 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (12.50%) Marketing
8 1 (6.25%) Java EE
8 1 (6.25%) Software Testing

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Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) MySQL
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Java Developer
3 5 (31.25%) PHP Developer
4 4 (25.00%) OO PHP Developer
4 4 (25.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (25.00%) MySQL Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Senior Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Software Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Business Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Java Software Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Lead Software Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Lead PHP Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Agile Business Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Java Software Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Lead Business Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Junior Test Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) HTML
1 5 (31.25%) CSS
1 5 (31.25%) CodeIgniter
1 5 (31.25%) jQuery
2 2 (12.50%) .NET
3 1 (6.25%) Java EE
3 1 (6.25%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Mobile App
2 4 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) OO PHP
2 3 (18.75%) OOP
3 2 (12.50%) RUP
3 2 (12.50%) ERP
3 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (12.50%) UML
3 2 (12.50%) Change Management
3 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Software Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) Java
2 7 (43.75%) SQL
3 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
3 5 (31.25%) PHP
4 2 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (68.75%) Degree
2 4 (25.00%) Sun Certification
3 1 (6.25%) ISEB
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Sun
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
TheSmartList
Salary: Up to £28k dependent on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
Codify
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Aberdeen
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent employee benefits
Posted: 23 days ago