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 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 Programming (OOP)
Rank 25 17 12
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -5
Permanent jobs citing OOP 1 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 1.33% 5.88% 16.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.49% 7.41% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 7
Average salary £39,500 £16,500 £40,995
Average salary % change year-on-year
+139.39% -59.75%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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 Dundee region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Dundee
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
67 54 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 89.33% 79.41% 65.75%
Number of salaries quoted 56 44 27
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,800 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,995 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Refactoring
1 1 (100.00%) GWT
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) GWT
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Refactoring
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) SQL