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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 38 42 29
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -13
Permanent jobs citing OO 81 59 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 5.43% 4.66% 6.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.51% 5.51% 7.77%
Number of salaries quoted 77 39 54
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,600 £31,500 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
1245 1071 991
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 83.39% 84.66% 81.30%
Number of salaries quoted 842 687 705
Average salary £41,500 £47,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.70% +10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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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 19 September 2014.

OO Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 103 (51.76%) C#
2 102 (51.26%) Java
3 97 (48.74%) Agile Software Development
4 78 (39.20%) Degree
4 78 (39.20%) Computer Science
5 74 (37.19%) Software Engineering
6 72 (36.18%) .NET
7 70 (35.18%) HTML
8 66 (33.17%) Linux
9 63 (31.66%) JavaScript
10 56 (28.14%) CSS
11 52 (26.13%) C++
12 51 (25.63%) SQL
13 50 (25.13%) ASP.NET
14 47 (23.62%) MVC
15 43 (21.61%) Web Development
16 38 (19.10%) SQL Server
17 36 (18.09%) MySQL
17 36 (18.09%) ASP.NET MVC
18 35 (17.59%) HTML5
18 35 (17.59%) Automated Testing
18 35 (17.59%) Mentoring
19 34 (17.09%) Ruby
19 34 (17.09%) Python
20 33 (16.58%) Internet
20 33 (16.58%) Web Services
21 32 (16.08%) Apache
21 32 (16.08%) Mathematics
22 31 (15.58%) OOD
23 29 (14.57%) Git (software)

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Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 32 (16.08%) Apache
2 19 (9.55%) Tomcat
3 18 (9.05%) Node.js
4 15 (7.54%) SharePoint
5 11 (5.53%) CMS
6 6 (3.02%) Drupal
6 6 (3.02%) SharePoint 2013
6 6 (3.02%) SharePoint 2010
7 5 (2.51%) IIS
8 4 (2.01%) SAS
9 2 (1.01%) WordPress
9 2 (1.01%) Joomla!
Applications
1 19 (9.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (3.52%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.53%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 33 (16.58%) Internet
2 3 (1.51%) HTTP
3 2 (1.01%) Intranet
4 1 (0.50%) ASN.1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (19.10%) SQL Server
2 36 (18.09%) MySQL
3 27 (13.57%) Relational Database
4 22 (11.06%) NoSQL
4 22 (11.06%) RDBMS
5 14 (7.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (3.52%) Big Data
6 7 (3.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.50%) VoltDB
7 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.50%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.50%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.50%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 29 (14.57%) Git (software)
2 16 (8.04%) Visual Studio
3 6 (3.02%) Eclipse
4 5 (2.51%) RSpec
4 5 (2.51%) Cucumber
4 5 (2.51%) Jasmine
5 4 (2.01%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (1.51%) Mercurial
7 2 (1.01%) Moq
7 2 (1.01%) PowerBuilder
7 2 (1.01%) NUnit
7 2 (1.01%) Hudson
8 1 (0.50%) Jenkins
General
1 22 (11.06%) Games
2 17 (8.54%) Finance
3 4 (2.01%) Banking
4 3 (1.51%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.01%) Local Government
5 2 (1.01%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.50%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.50%) Electronics
6 1 (0.50%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 129 (64.82%) Developer
2 51 (25.63%) Software Engineer
3 42 (21.11%) Software Developer
4 41 (20.60%) Senior Developer
5 26 (13.07%) Java Developer
6 24 (12.06%) .NET Developer
7 20 (10.05%) Senior Java Developer
8 19 (9.55%) Senior Software Developer
9 14 (7.04%) Senior Software Engineer
10 13 (6.53%) C++ Developer
10 13 (6.53%) C++ Software Developer
10 13 (6.53%) Software Development Engineer
10 13 (6.53%) Senior C++ Developer
10 13 (6.53%) Java Software Developer
10 13 (6.53%) Senior Java Software Developer
10 13 (6.53%) C++/Java Developer
10 13 (6.53%) Development Engineer
11 10 (5.03%) PHP Developer
12 9 (4.52%) C# Developer
13 8 (4.02%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (36.18%) .NET
2 70 (35.18%) HTML
3 56 (28.14%) CSS
4 50 (25.13%) ASP.NET
5 36 (18.09%) ASP.NET MVC
6 35 (17.59%) HTML5
7 33 (16.58%) Web Services
8 24 (12.06%) CSS3
9 23 (11.56%) XML
9 23 (11.56%) jQuery
10 19 (9.55%) .NET Framework
10 19 (9.55%) Servlets
11 16 (8.04%) RESTful
12 14 (7.04%) WCF
13 13 (6.53%) SOAP
13 13 (6.53%) Sass
14 11 (5.53%) Backbone.js
15 10 (5.03%) ASP.NET Web API
15 10 (5.03%) CGI
15 10 (5.03%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 78 (39.20%) Computer Science
2 32 (16.08%) Mathematics
3 26 (13.07%) Physics
3 26 (13.07%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (7.04%) Social Media
5 11 (5.53%) Open Source
6 10 (5.03%) BBC
7 8 (4.02%) Hedge funds
8 7 (3.52%) Online Games
8 7 (3.52%) User Experience
9 4 (2.01%) Mobile App
9 4 (2.01%) Artificial Intelligence
10 2 (1.01%) N-Tier
10 2 (1.01%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.50%) Inversion of Control
11 1 (0.50%) EPoS
11 1 (0.50%) NHS
11 1 (0.50%) Informatics
11 1 (0.50%) Streaming Video
11 1 (0.50%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 66 (33.17%) Linux
2 19 (9.55%) Windows
3 15 (7.54%) UNIX
4 12 (6.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (5.03%) Debian
6 8 (4.02%) Android
6 8 (4.02%) Mac OS X
7 7 (3.52%) Apple iOS
8 5 (2.51%) AIX
8 5 (2.51%) Solaris
9 3 (1.51%) Windows Phone
9 3 (1.51%) Windows Phone 7
10 2 (1.01%) CentOS
10 2 (1.01%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (48.74%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (37.19%) Software Engineering
3 47 (23.62%) MVC
4 43 (21.61%) Web Development
5 35 (17.59%) Automated Testing
5 35 (17.59%) Mentoring
6 31 (15.58%) OOD
7 28 (14.07%) OOP
7 28 (14.07%) TDD
8 24 (12.06%) Continuous Integration
9 19 (9.55%) Scrum
10 16 (8.04%) BDD
11 15 (7.54%) Unit Testing
11 15 (7.54%) Refactoring
12 13 (6.53%) Business Analysis
12 13 (6.53%) Game Development
13 12 (6.03%) Web Application Development
13 12 (6.03%) E-Commerce
14 10 (5.03%) Project Management
15 9 (4.52%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 103 (51.76%) C#
2 102 (51.26%) Java
3 63 (31.66%) JavaScript
4 52 (26.13%) C++
5 51 (25.63%) SQL
6 34 (17.09%) Python
6 34 (17.09%) Ruby
7 28 (14.07%) Perl
8 21 (10.55%) PHP
8 21 (10.55%) T-SQL
9 13 (6.53%) Objective-C
9 13 (6.53%) CoffeeScript
10 12 (6.03%) PL/SQL
11 9 (4.52%) VB.NET
12 7 (3.52%) Scala
13 6 (3.02%) C
13 6 (3.02%) Shell Script
14 4 (2.01%) Lisp
15 3 (1.51%) PHP5
16 2 (1.01%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 78 (39.20%) Degree
2 24 (12.06%) PhD
3 13 (6.53%) Postgraduate
4 2 (1.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.53%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (2.51%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 25 (12.56%) Microsoft
2 14 (7.04%) Oracle
2 14 (7.04%) Google
3 13 (6.53%) Facebook
4 10 (5.03%) Yahoo!
4 10 (5.03%) Apple
4 10 (5.03%) Sony
5 7 (3.52%) Zend
6 3 (1.51%) Twitter
7 2 (1.01%) Xamarin
7 2 (1.01%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.50%) Sybase
8 1 (0.50%) JBoss
8 1 (0.50%) Red Gate
8 1 (0.50%) Infragistics
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £18000 - £35000 per annum
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Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
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