The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OO over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 58 23 53
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +30
Permanent jobs citing OO 38 124 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.92% 7.88% 3.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.39% 9.20% 4.91%
Number of salaries quoted 28 97 32
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £26,200 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £55,000 £54,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
OO
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 Edinburgh region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1122 1348 876
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 86.24% 85.70% 80.51%
Number of salaries quoted 669 874 517
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

OO Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OO across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

OO Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing OO 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 OO.

1 55 (54.46%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (48.51%) C#
2 49 (48.51%) Java
3 39 (38.61%) Software Engineering
4 36 (35.64%) SQL Server
5 35 (34.65%) .NET
6 34 (33.66%) HTML
6 34 (33.66%) Degree
7 30 (29.70%) Computer Science
7 30 (29.70%) JavaScript
8 29 (28.71%) Git (software)
9 28 (27.72%) CSS
10 25 (24.75%) ASP.NET
11 24 (23.76%) MVC
12 23 (22.77%) Relational Database
13 21 (20.79%) ASP.NET MVC
13 21 (20.79%) SQL
14 20 (19.80%) MySQL
15 19 (18.81%) Linux
15 19 (18.81%) TDD
15 19 (18.81%) HTML5
16 18 (17.82%) WCF
16 18 (17.82%) Ruby
16 18 (17.82%) Scrum
17 17 (16.83%) NoSQL
18 16 (15.84%) Web Application Development
18 16 (15.84%) Web Services
19 15 (14.85%) OOP
19 15 (14.85%) Apple
19 15 (14.85%) ASP.NET Web API

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Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing OO 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 OO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (13.86%) Node.js
2 12 (11.88%) Apache
3 11 (10.89%) Tomcat
4 5 (4.95%) WordPress
5 1 (0.99%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.99%) IIS
5 1 (0.99%) CMS
5 1 (0.99%) Drupal
5 1 (0.99%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 6 (5.94%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.98%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (2.97%) FINCAD Analytics
2 1 (0.99%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.97%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.99%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.99%) GitHub
3 1 (0.99%) AWS OpsWorks
Communications & Networking
1 14 (13.86%) Internet
2 2 (1.98%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (35.64%) SQL Server
2 23 (22.77%) Relational Database
3 20 (19.80%) MySQL
4 17 (16.83%) NoSQL
5 14 (13.86%) RDBMS
6 9 (8.91%) MongoDB
7 5 (4.95%) Big Data
8 3 (2.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.99%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.99%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.99%) VoltDB
Development Applications
1 29 (28.71%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.96%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.98%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.99%) Subversion
4 1 (0.99%) Maven
4 1 (0.99%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 1 (0.99%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (11.88%) Finance
2 10 (9.90%) Banking
3 5 (4.95%) Retail
4 4 (3.96%) Marketing
5 3 (2.97%) Front Office
5 3 (2.97%) Games
6 1 (0.99%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 70 (69.31%) Developer
2 21 (20.79%) Java Developer
3 19 (18.81%) .NET Developer
4 17 (16.83%) Software Engineer
4 17 (16.83%) Software Developer
5 12 (11.88%) Senior Developer
6 5 (4.95%) Technical Engineer
7 4 (3.96%) Technical Manager
7 4 (3.96%) Technical Project Manager
7 4 (3.96%) Project Manager
7 4 (3.96%) Graduate
8 3 (2.97%) Analyst
8 3 (2.97%) Web Developer
8 3 (2.97%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (2.97%) Senior Software Developer
8 3 (2.97%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 3 (2.97%) AWS Developer
9 2 (1.98%) Designer
9 2 (1.98%) Agile .NET Developer
9 2 (1.98%) Digital Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (34.65%) .NET
2 34 (33.66%) HTML
3 28 (27.72%) CSS
4 25 (24.75%) ASP.NET
5 21 (20.79%) ASP.NET MVC
6 19 (18.81%) HTML5
7 18 (17.82%) WCF
8 16 (15.84%) Web Services
9 15 (14.85%) ASP.NET Web API
10 14 (13.86%) RESTful
10 14 (13.86%) XML
11 13 (12.87%) SOAP
12 11 (10.89%) Spring
12 11 (10.89%) CGI
12 11 (10.89%) JSP
12 11 (10.89%) Servlets
13 10 (9.90%) CSS3
13 10 (9.90%) Hibernate
14 9 (8.91%) .NET Framework
14 9 (8.91%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 30 (29.70%) Computer Science
2 14 (13.86%) Social Media
2 14 (13.86%) BBC
3 10 (9.90%) Mathematics
3 10 (9.90%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (6.93%) Physics
5 5 (4.95%) Equities
6 4 (3.96%) Photography
6 4 (3.96%) Derivative
6 4 (3.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (2.97%) Blog
7 3 (2.97%) Open Source
7 3 (2.97%) SWIFT
7 3 (2.97%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.98%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.98%) User Experience
8 2 (1.98%) Hedge funds
8 2 (1.98%) Exotic Derivative
9 1 (0.99%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.99%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 19 (18.81%) Linux
2 13 (12.87%) Apple iOS
3 10 (9.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (9.90%) Debian
4 9 (8.91%) Windows
5 7 (6.93%) UNIX
6 5 (4.95%) Android
7 1 (0.99%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.99%) VxWorks
7 1 (0.99%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (54.46%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (38.61%) Software Engineering
3 24 (23.76%) MVC
4 19 (18.81%) TDD
5 18 (17.82%) Scrum
6 16 (15.84%) Web Application Development
7 15 (14.85%) OOP
8 14 (13.86%) BDD
8 14 (13.86%) Automated Testing
9 12 (11.88%) Mentoring
10 11 (10.89%) Web Development
11 6 (5.94%) OOD
12 5 (4.95%) Project Management
12 5 (4.95%) Analytics
13 4 (3.96%) Data Analytics
13 4 (3.96%) Big Data Analytics
13 4 (3.96%) Pay per click
13 4 (3.96%) Compatibility Testing
13 4 (3.96%) Unit Testing
13 4 (3.96%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 49 (48.51%) C#
1 49 (48.51%) Java
2 30 (29.70%) JavaScript
3 21 (20.79%) SQL
4 18 (17.82%) Ruby
5 14 (13.86%) PHP
6 11 (10.89%) Perl
7 10 (9.90%) T-SQL
8 9 (8.91%) PL/SQL
9 8 (7.92%) C++
10 3 (2.97%) VBA
10 3 (2.97%) C
10 3 (2.97%) Python
10 3 (2.97%) XQuery
10 3 (2.97%) XPath
10 3 (2.97%) F#
11 2 (1.98%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.99%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.99%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 34 (33.66%) Degree
2 3 (2.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.98%) Postgraduate
3 2 (1.98%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (12.87%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (4.95%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 15 (14.85%) Apple
2 14 (13.86%) Facebook
2 14 (13.86%) Sony
2 14 (13.86%) Yahoo!
2 14 (13.86%) Google
3 13 (12.87%) Microsoft
4 11 (10.89%) Oracle
5 7 (6.93%) Sybase
6 5 (4.95%) HP
7 3 (2.97%) IBM
8 2 (1.98%) Adobe
9 1 (0.99%) Intel
9 1 (0.99%) Hyland
9 1 (0.99%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.99%) Appcelerator
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