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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 6 15 14
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -1
Permanent jobs citing OOP 6 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 18.18% 1.61% 10.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 20.69% 1.89% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 7
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
29 53 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 87.88% 85.48% 86.15%
Number of salaries quoted 20 28 47
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 14 (63.64%) Degree
2 11 (50.00%) Workflow
2 11 (50.00%) HTML
2 11 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (50.00%) CSS
2 11 (50.00%) OO
2 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (50.00%) NHS
2 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (50.00%) Games
2 11 (50.00%) Web Development
2 11 (50.00%) Android
2 11 (50.00%) Data Entry
2 11 (50.00%) HTML5
2 11 (50.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 11 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 11 (50.00%) CSS3
2 11 (50.00%) Refactoring
2 11 (50.00%) Backbone.js
2 11 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 11 (50.00%) Sass
2 11 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 11 (50.00%) User Experience
2 11 (50.00%) Cegedim Rx
3 10 (45.45%) C++
4 8 (36.36%) Mobile Games
4 8 (36.36%) Mobile Development
5 7 (31.82%) cocos2d
5 7 (31.82%) C#
6 6 (27.27%) Mentoring

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

Development Applications
1 11 (50.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 11 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) Developer
2 11 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 11 (50.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 11 (50.00%) Web Developer
3 9 (40.91%) Programmer
4 4 (18.18%) C++ Programmer
4 4 (18.18%) Games Programmer
4 4 (18.18%) Senior Programmer
5 3 (13.64%) Junior
5 3 (13.64%) Junior Programmer
6 2 (9.09%) C++ Games Programmer
6 2 (9.09%) Games Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Lead Game Programmer
6 2 (9.09%) Lead Programmer
6 2 (9.09%) Senior C++ Programmer
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Games Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 11 (50.00%) Backbone.js
1 11 (50.00%) CSS
1 11 (50.00%) CSS3
1 11 (50.00%) HTML
1 11 (50.00%) HTML5
1 11 (50.00%) Sass
2 7 (31.82%) cocos2d
3 4 (18.18%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 3 (13.64%) DirectX
4 3 (13.64%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (50.00%) NHS
1 11 (50.00%) User Experience
2 8 (36.36%) Mobile Games
3 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
3 3 (13.64%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 11 (50.00%) Android
1 11 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (50.00%) Data Entry
1 11 (50.00%) OO
1 11 (50.00%) Refactoring
1 11 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 11 (50.00%) Web Development
1 11 (50.00%) Workflow
2 8 (36.36%) Mobile Development
3 6 (27.27%) Mentoring
4 3 (13.64%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (45.45%) C++
3 7 (31.82%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (63.64%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) Cegedim Rx
1 11 (50.00%) Microsoft