The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 16 40 46
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +6
Permanent jobs citing OOP 4 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 4.21% 0.84% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.56% 1.35% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £52,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
OOP
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
72 223 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 75.79% 62.46% 74.31%
Number of salaries quoted 46 149 189
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

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

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

OOP
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

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

OOP Salary Trend in Aberdeen

OOP
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 5 (100.00%) OO
1 5 (100.00%) Mentoring
2 4 (80.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (80.00%) PRINCE
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) PRINCE2
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Marketing

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing OOP 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 OOP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) AWS Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) Developer Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Software Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) OO
1 5 (100.00%) Mentoring
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) PRINCE2
2 4 (80.00%) PRINCE
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) PRINCE2 Certification