The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dundee region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 16 13 13
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Permanent jobs citing OOP 4 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 5.88% 15.79% 2.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.00% 25.00% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 1
Average salary £16,500 £40,995 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-59.75% +63.97%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
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 Dundee region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Dundee
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
50 48 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 73.53% 63.16% 73.53%
Number of salaries quoted 40 28 16
Average salary £35,000 £37,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% +23.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £40,995
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

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

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

OOP
Salary Trend in Dundee

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

OOP Salary Trend in Dundee

OOP
Salary Histogram in Dundee

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OOP across the Dundee region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

OOP Salary Histogram in Dundee

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Dundee 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 10 (100.00%) OO
2 9 (90.00%) PHP
3 8 (80.00%) Java
4 7 (70.00%) C++
4 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (50.00%) MySQL
5 5 (50.00%) Linux
5 5 (50.00%) Apache
5 5 (50.00%) Degree
6 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
6 4 (40.00%) Web Development
6 4 (40.00%) Games
7 3 (30.00%) Subversion
7 3 (30.00%) Social Gaming
8 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
8 2 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (20.00%) QA
8 2 (20.00%) Online Games
8 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (20.00%) Time Management
8 2 (20.00%) Refactoring
8 2 (20.00%) SMTP
8 2 (20.00%) HTTP
8 2 (20.00%) DNS
8 2 (20.00%) Mobile Games
8 2 (20.00%) TDD
8 2 (20.00%) Scrum
8 2 (20.00%) CSS
8 2 (20.00%) Windows
8 2 (20.00%) HTML

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Dundee 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 5 (50.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) SMTP
1 2 (20.00%) HTTP
1 2 (20.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Subversion
General
1 4 (40.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Software Developer
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Software Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Senior Software Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Server Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Graduate
5 1 (10.00%) Lead Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) CSS
1 2 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) Flash
2 1 (10.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (10.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 1 (10.00%) Stage3D
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Social Gaming
2 2 (20.00%) Online Games
2 2 (20.00%) Mobile Games
3 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) OO
2 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (40.00%) Web Development
4 2 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (20.00%) Time Management
4 2 (20.00%) Refactoring
4 2 (20.00%) TDD
4 2 (20.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (10.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) PHP
2 8 (80.00%) Java
3 7 (70.00%) C++
4 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (10.00%) Python
5 1 (10.00%) C#
5 1 (10.00%) SQL
5 1 (10.00%) ActionScript
5 1 (10.00%) Ruby
5 1 (10.00%) ActionScript 3.0
5 1 (10.00%) Lua
5 1 (10.00%) GLSL
5 1 (10.00%) HLSL
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Apple