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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 29 40 48
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +8
Permanent jobs citing OOP 4 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 2.16% 0.81% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.10% 1.19% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Average salary £35,000 £23,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.93% -60.83%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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
129 168 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 69.73% 68.02% 77.02%
Number of salaries quoted 85 131 190
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,350 £29,000 £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%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 12 (92.31%) C#
2 10 (76.92%) HTML
2 10 (76.92%) CSS
3 9 (69.23%) SharePoint
3 9 (69.23%) JavaScript
4 8 (61.54%) XML
5 7 (53.85%) Finance
6 6 (46.15%) Document Management
6 6 (46.15%) Intranet
7 5 (38.46%) ISO 9001
7 5 (38.46%) OO
7 5 (38.46%) SharePoint 2010
7 5 (38.46%) Asset Management
8 3 (23.08%) Nintex
8 3 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
8 3 (23.08%) .NET
9 2 (15.38%) SQL
9 2 (15.38%) Windows
10 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
10 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
10 1 (7.69%) Apache
10 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
10 1 (7.69%) OOD
10 1 (7.69%) FoxPro (VFP)
10 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
10 1 (7.69%) VBA
10 1 (7.69%) MySQL
10 1 (7.69%) PHP
10 1 (7.69%) Java

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 9 (69.23%) SharePoint
2 5 (38.46%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (7.69%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (7.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Developer
2 8 (61.54%) SharePoint Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Software Programmer
4 1 (7.69%) SharePoint Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst Programmer
4 1 (7.69%) Programmer
4 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Developer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) CSS
1 10 (76.92%) HTML
2 8 (61.54%) XML
3 3 (23.08%) .NET
4 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
4 1 (7.69%) SWT
4 1 (7.69%) WPF
4 1 (7.69%) HTML5
4 1 (7.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (7.69%) CSS3
4 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Document Management
2 5 (38.46%) Asset Management
2 5 (38.46%) OO
3 1 (7.69%) OOD
3 1 (7.69%) MVC
3 1 (7.69%) Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
3 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) C#
2 9 (69.23%) JavaScript
3 2 (15.38%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
4 1 (7.69%) VBA
4 1 (7.69%) FoxPro (VFP)
4 1 (7.69%) PHP
4 1 (7.69%) Java
4 1 (7.69%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Nintex