The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 30 54 29
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -25
Permanent jobs citing OO 102 36 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 6.15% 3.28% 6.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.40% 4.19% 8.35%
Number of salaries quoted 79 21 68
Average salary £40,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £45,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1379 860 1042
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 83.17% 78.32% 73.69%
Number of salaries quoted 896 490 750
Average salary £42,500 £44,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.95% +10.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
OO
Scotland

OO
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

OO
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OO across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

OO Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 83 (46.89%) Java
2 78 (44.07%) C#
3 71 (40.11%) JavaScript
4 58 (32.77%) .NET
5 56 (31.64%) HTML
6 54 (30.51%) Computer Science
7 52 (29.38%) SQL
8 51 (28.81%) Degree
8 51 (28.81%) Software Engineering
9 49 (27.68%) Agile Software Development
10 48 (27.12%) CSS
11 47 (26.55%) ASP.NET
11 47 (26.55%) MVC
12 37 (20.90%) Linux
13 35 (19.77%) OOP
14 34 (19.21%) SQL Server
15 33 (18.64%) C++
15 33 (18.64%) Mathematics
16 31 (17.51%) jQuery
17 30 (16.95%) Scrum
18 29 (16.38%) TDD
19 28 (15.82%) ASP.NET MVC
20 27 (15.25%) Web Services
20 27 (15.25%) Python
21 25 (14.12%) XML
21 25 (14.12%) Web Development
21 25 (14.12%) Physics
21 25 (14.12%) Continuous Integration
22 24 (13.56%) PhD
23 23 (12.99%) Windows

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Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 22 (12.43%) Apache
2 17 (9.60%) CMS
3 14 (7.91%) SharePoint
4 10 (5.65%) SAS
5 7 (3.95%) TeamSite
6 6 (3.39%) Node.js
6 6 (3.39%) SharePoint 2013
6 6 (3.39%) Tomcat
7 5 (2.82%) Drupal
7 5 (2.82%) IIS
8 4 (2.26%) Umbraco
9 3 (1.69%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (1.69%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.56%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.56%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 12 (6.78%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.26%) KANA IQ
1 4 (2.26%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.82%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.26%) SaaS
2 4 (2.26%) IaaS
3 2 (1.13%) GitHub
3 2 (1.13%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (9.60%) Internet
2 11 (6.21%) HTTP
3 2 (1.13%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (19.21%) SQL Server
2 22 (12.43%) MySQL
3 17 (9.60%) Relational Database
4 11 (6.21%) NoSQL
5 9 (5.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (5.08%) RDBMS
6 8 (4.52%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (2.82%) MongoDB
7 5 (2.82%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (2.26%) Apache Hive
8 4 (2.26%) Oracle Database
8 4 (2.26%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (2.26%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (2.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (2.26%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.13%) Informix
10 1 (0.56%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 16 (9.04%) Eclipse
1 16 (9.04%) Git (software)
2 10 (5.65%) Mercurial
3 9 (5.08%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (3.95%) Visual Studio
5 5 (2.82%) Maven
5 5 (2.82%) NUnit
5 5 (2.82%) Subversion
6 4 (2.26%) MSTest
6 4 (2.26%) JUnit
6 4 (2.26%) Selenium
7 3 (1.69%) Fiddler
7 3 (1.69%) JIRA
7 3 (1.69%) Ant
7 3 (1.69%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.13%) Jasmine
8 2 (1.13%) RSpec
8 2 (1.13%) Apache Ivy
8 2 (1.13%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.13%) CruiseControl
General
1 15 (8.47%) Banking
1 15 (8.47%) Games
1 15 (8.47%) Finance
2 6 (3.39%) Advertising
3 5 (2.82%) Retail
4 3 (1.69%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.56%) Marketing
5 1 (0.56%) Electronics
5 1 (0.56%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 120 (67.80%) Developer
2 41 (23.16%) Senior Developer
3 37 (20.90%) Software Developer
4 35 (19.77%) Software Engineer
5 24 (13.56%) Java Developer
6 17 (9.60%) Senior Software Developer
6 17 (9.60%) Web Developer
6 17 (9.60%) .NET Developer
7 15 (8.47%) Senior Java Developer
8 12 (6.78%) C# Developer
9 10 (5.65%) C++ Developer
9 10 (5.65%) Senior C++ Developer
9 10 (5.65%) C++ Software Developer
9 10 (5.65%) Java Software Developer
9 10 (5.65%) C++/Java Developer
9 10 (5.65%) Senior Java Software Developer
10 8 (4.52%) Junior
11 6 (3.39%) Scala Developer
11 6 (3.39%) PHP Developer
11 6 (3.39%) Junior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (32.77%) .NET
2 56 (31.64%) HTML
3 48 (27.12%) CSS
4 47 (26.55%) ASP.NET
5 31 (17.51%) jQuery
6 28 (15.82%) ASP.NET MVC
7 27 (15.25%) Web Services
8 25 (14.12%) XML
9 21 (11.86%) HTML5
10 18 (10.17%) .NET Framework
11 17 (9.60%) Java EE
12 16 (9.04%) CSS3
13 15 (8.47%) JSON
13 15 (8.47%) Ajax
14 14 (7.91%) Spring
14 14 (7.91%) RESTful
15 13 (7.34%) Hibernate
16 9 (5.08%) WCF
16 9 (5.08%) Servlets
17 8 (4.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 54 (30.51%) Computer Science
2 33 (18.64%) Mathematics
3 25 (14.12%) Physics
4 10 (5.65%) Hedge funds
4 10 (5.65%) Artificial Intelligence
5 9 (5.08%) Open Source
6 6 (3.39%) Online Games
7 5 (2.82%) Client/Server
7 5 (2.82%) Visualisation
8 4 (2.26%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.69%) 3D Graphics
10 2 (1.13%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (1.13%) Social Media
10 2 (1.13%) BBC
10 2 (1.13%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 37 (20.90%) Linux
2 23 (12.99%) Windows
3 8 (4.52%) UNIX
4 7 (3.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (3.39%) Android
6 3 (1.69%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.13%) AIX
7 2 (1.13%) Solaris
7 2 (1.13%) Mac OS X
7 2 (1.13%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.13%) CentOS
7 2 (1.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.56%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (28.81%) Software Engineering
2 49 (27.68%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (26.55%) MVC
4 35 (19.77%) OOP
5 30 (16.95%) Scrum
6 29 (16.38%) TDD
7 25 (14.12%) Web Development
7 25 (14.12%) Continuous Integration
8 20 (11.30%) Unit Testing
9 15 (8.47%) SOA
10 14 (7.91%) OOD
10 14 (7.91%) E-Commerce
10 14 (7.91%) Refactoring
11 10 (5.65%) Waterfall
12 9 (5.08%) Automated Testing
12 9 (5.08%) Web Design
13 8 (4.52%) Game Development
13 8 (4.52%) Content Management
13 8 (4.52%) Pair Programming
13 8 (4.52%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 83 (46.89%) Java
2 78 (44.07%) C#
3 71 (40.11%) JavaScript
4 52 (29.38%) SQL
5 33 (18.64%) C++
6 27 (15.25%) Python
7 21 (11.86%) PHP
8 15 (8.47%) T-SQL
9 14 (7.91%) Perl
10 10 (5.65%) PL/SQL
10 10 (5.65%) Lisp
11 7 (3.95%) Ruby
12 6 (3.39%) Objective-C
12 6 (3.39%) Scala
13 3 (1.69%) XPath
13 3 (1.69%) XQuery
13 3 (1.69%) C
13 3 (1.69%) CoffeeScript
14 2 (1.13%) ActionScript 3.0
14 2 (1.13%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 51 (28.81%) Degree
2 24 (13.56%) PhD
3 5 (2.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.13%) Postgraduate
4 2 (1.13%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.82%) QA
2 3 (1.69%) ISO 8583
Systems Management
1 4 (2.26%) Ansible
2 2 (1.13%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 21 (11.86%) Oracle
2 20 (11.30%) Microsoft
3 9 (5.08%) Google
4 8 (4.52%) JBoss
5 6 (3.39%) HP
6 5 (2.82%) Zend
6 5 (2.82%) Facebook
7 4 (2.26%) Tableau
7 4 (2.26%) TIBCO
7 4 (2.26%) KANA
7 4 (2.26%) Omniture
7 4 (2.26%) Pega
8 3 (1.69%) Twitter
9 2 (1.13%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.13%) Apple
9 2 (1.13%) Sony
9 2 (1.13%) Yahoo!
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TheSmartList
Salary: Up to £28k dependent on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
TheSmartList
Salary: Up to £28k dependent on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: package
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + package
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Career Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Scott Logic Limited
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Career Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Edinburgh
OHO Group
Salary: £28000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Edinburgh
ECM Selection Ltd
Salary: to £highly competitive + benefits
Posted: 30+ days ago