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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 17 22 31
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +9
Permanent jobs citing OO 1 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 1.54% 3.49% 3.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.67% 6.00% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 9
Average salary £50,000 £43,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.94% +20.83%
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
60 150 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 92.31% 58.14% 76.63%
Number of salaries quoted 34 96 155
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £34,800 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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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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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (81.82%) Mentoring
2 9 (81.82%) SDLC
3 8 (72.73%) C#
3 8 (72.73%) .NET
4 7 (63.64%) ITIL
4 7 (63.64%) PRINCE2
4 7 (63.64%) OOP
4 7 (63.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 7 (63.64%) PRINCE
5 4 (36.36%) Degree
6 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
6 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
7 2 (18.18%) Oracle
7 2 (18.18%) SQL
7 2 (18.18%) Java
7 2 (18.18%) Java EE
8 1 (9.09%) OCPJP
8 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
8 1 (9.09%) Ajax
8 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
8 1 (9.09%) WCF
8 1 (9.09%) Xamarin
8 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (9.09%) Line Management
8 1 (9.09%) Mobile Development
8 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
8 1 (9.09%) HTML
8 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
8 1 (9.09%) MySQL

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Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Developer
2 8 (72.73%) Senior Developer
3 7 (63.64%) AWS Developer
4 3 (27.27%) Software Engineer
4 3 (27.27%) Senior Software Engineer
4 3 (27.27%) Senior Programmer
4 3 (27.27%) Programmer
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Test Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Graduate
5 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Junior
5 1 (9.09%) Lead Business Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Junior Test Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) .NET
2 2 (18.18%) Java EE
3 1 (9.09%) WCF
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (9.09%) HTML
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
3 1 (9.09%) CSS
3 1 (9.09%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (81.82%) Mentoring
2 9 (81.82%) SDLC
3 7 (63.64%) PRINCE
3 7 (63.64%) ITIL
3 7 (63.64%) PRINCE2
3 7 (63.64%) OOP
4 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
5 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Line Management
5 1 (9.09%) RUP
5 1 (9.09%) UML
5 1 (9.09%) Change Management
5 1 (9.09%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) C#
2 2 (18.18%) Java
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (36.36%) Degree
3 1 (9.09%) ISEB
3 1 (9.09%) Sun Certification
3 1 (9.09%) OCPJP
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Sun
2 1 (9.09%) Xamarin
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