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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 60 34 54
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +20
Permanent jobs citing OO 44 89 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.26% 5.92% 3.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.82% 7.03% 4.56%
Number of salaries quoted 22 66 28
Average salary £40,000 £41,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.03% +17.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £28,750 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £52,250
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
1153 1266 856
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 85.41% 84.18% 78.39%
Number of salaries quoted 676 828 524
Average salary £44,000 £41,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.02% -7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +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 27 March 2015.

OO Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 78 (55.32%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (49.65%) C#
3 61 (43.26%) JavaScript
4 59 (41.84%) HTML
4 59 (41.84%) Java
5 56 (39.72%) .NET
5 56 (39.72%) CSS
6 49 (34.75%) SQL Server
7 48 (34.04%) Degree
8 45 (31.91%) Software Engineering
9 42 (29.79%) ASP.NET
9 42 (29.79%) MVC
10 38 (26.95%) Linux
11 36 (25.53%) SQL
11 36 (25.53%) Computer Science
12 30 (21.28%) Git (software)
13 29 (20.57%) HTML5
13 29 (20.57%) Microsoft
14 28 (19.86%) Web Services
15 27 (19.15%) Scrum
15 27 (19.15%) C++
15 27 (19.15%) ASP.NET MVC
16 26 (18.44%) WCF
16 26 (18.44%) Windows
17 24 (17.02%) OOP
18 22 (15.60%) Spring
19 21 (14.89%) TDD
19 21 (14.89%) Ruby
19 21 (14.89%) jQuery
19 21 (14.89%) Apple iOS

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Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (9.93%) WordPress
2 13 (9.22%) Node.js
3 12 (8.51%) IIS
4 6 (4.26%) CMS
5 5 (3.55%) ExpressionEngine
5 5 (3.55%) SharePoint
5 5 (3.55%) Umbraco
5 5 (3.55%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (2.84%) Apache
7 3 (2.13%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.42%) Drupal
9 1 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 12 (8.51%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 6 (4.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.13%) FINCAD Analytics
3 2 (1.42%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.55%) AWS OpsWorks
3 1 (0.71%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.96%) HTTP
2 4 (2.84%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (34.75%) SQL Server
2 21 (14.89%) MySQL
3 20 (14.18%) Relational Database
4 16 (11.35%) NoSQL
5 9 (6.38%) MongoDB
6 7 (4.96%) RDBMS
7 6 (4.26%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (3.55%) Big Data
9 4 (2.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (1.42%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.71%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.71%) VoltDB
Development Applications
1 30 (21.28%) Git (software)
2 13 (9.22%) Visual Studio
3 6 (4.26%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 5 (3.55%) NUnit
4 5 (3.55%) Clang
5 4 (2.84%) Moq
6 3 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.42%) Subversion
8 1 (0.71%) Maven
8 1 (0.71%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (0.71%) Jenkins
General
1 17 (12.06%) Finance
2 13 (9.22%) Banking
3 10 (7.09%) Retail
4 9 (6.38%) Marketing
5 5 (3.55%) Back Office
6 4 (2.84%) Aerospace
7 3 (2.13%) Games
7 3 (2.13%) Front Office
8 1 (0.71%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 98 (69.50%) Developer
2 31 (21.99%) Software Developer
3 28 (19.86%) .NET Developer
4 24 (17.02%) Software Engineer
5 19 (13.48%) Senior Developer
6 16 (11.35%) Java Developer
7 10 (7.09%) C# Developer
8 8 (5.67%) Senior Software Developer
8 8 (5.67%) Technical Engineer
8 8 (5.67%) PHP Developer
8 8 (5.67%) C# .NET Developer
9 7 (4.96%) Lead Developer
9 7 (4.96%) Web Developer
10 6 (4.26%) Graduate
10 6 (4.26%) ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (4.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 5 (3.55%) Lead PHP Developer
11 5 (3.55%) C++ Software Developer
11 5 (3.55%) Senior Java Developer
11 5 (3.55%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (41.84%) HTML
2 56 (39.72%) .NET
2 56 (39.72%) CSS
3 42 (29.79%) ASP.NET
4 29 (20.57%) HTML5
5 28 (19.86%) Web Services
6 27 (19.15%) ASP.NET MVC
7 26 (18.44%) WCF
8 22 (15.60%) Spring
9 21 (14.89%) jQuery
10 18 (12.77%) CSS3
11 15 (10.64%) RESTful
12 14 (9.93%) .NET Framework
13 13 (9.22%) ASP.NET Web API
14 12 (8.51%) Hibernate
15 11 (7.80%) XML
16 10 (7.09%) LAMP
17 8 (5.67%) REST
18 7 (4.96%) AngularJS
18 7 (4.96%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 36 (25.53%) Computer Science
2 19 (13.48%) Mathematics
2 19 (13.48%) Physics
3 14 (9.93%) Social Media
4 13 (9.22%) BBC
5 9 (6.38%) Equities
6 8 (5.67%) Open Source
7 6 (4.26%) Inversion of Control
7 6 (4.26%) Hedge funds
7 6 (4.26%) User Experience
8 5 (3.55%) GIS
8 5 (3.55%) Algorithms
8 5 (3.55%) Digital Media
9 4 (2.84%) Mobile App
9 4 (2.84%) SWIFT
9 4 (2.84%) Data Structures
9 4 (2.84%) Derivative
9 4 (2.84%) Photography
9 4 (2.84%) N-Tier
9 4 (2.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 38 (26.95%) Linux
2 26 (18.44%) Windows
3 21 (14.89%) Apple iOS
4 17 (12.06%) UNIX
5 16 (11.35%) Android
6 4 (2.84%) Solaris
6 4 (2.84%) Mac OS X
6 4 (2.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (2.13%) Debian
8 1 (0.71%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.71%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.71%) CentOS
8 1 (0.71%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (55.32%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (31.91%) Software Engineering
3 42 (29.79%) MVC
4 27 (19.15%) Scrum
5 24 (17.02%) OOP
6 21 (14.89%) TDD
7 17 (12.06%) Web Development
7 17 (12.06%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (12.06%) Web Application Development
8 16 (11.35%) Unit Testing
9 15 (10.64%) BDD
9 15 (10.64%) Mentoring
9 15 (10.64%) OOD
10 9 (6.38%) Automated Testing
10 9 (6.38%) Coaching
11 7 (4.96%) Android Development
11 7 (4.96%) Multithreading
11 7 (4.96%) OOA/OOD
11 7 (4.96%) CRM
12 6 (4.26%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 70 (49.65%) C#
2 61 (43.26%) JavaScript
3 59 (41.84%) Java
4 36 (25.53%) SQL
5 27 (19.15%) C++
6 21 (14.89%) Ruby
7 20 (14.18%) PHP
8 13 (9.22%) T-SQL
9 12 (8.51%) PL/SQL
10 8 (5.67%) Perl
11 7 (4.96%) PHP5
12 6 (4.26%) C
12 6 (4.26%) VB.NET
12 6 (4.26%) Python
13 5 (3.55%) F#
14 4 (2.84%) Groovy
14 4 (2.84%) XPath
14 4 (2.84%) XQuery
15 3 (2.13%) VBA
16 1 (0.71%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 48 (34.04%) Degree
2 4 (2.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.42%) DV Cleared
3 2 (1.42%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.42%) Postgraduate
3 2 (1.42%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.26%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (5.67%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 29 (20.57%) Microsoft
2 13 (9.22%) Apple
2 13 (9.22%) Sony
2 13 (9.22%) Yahoo!
2 13 (9.22%) Google
2 13 (9.22%) Facebook
3 12 (8.51%) Oracle
4 10 (7.09%) Sybase
5 8 (5.67%) HP
6 6 (4.26%) Appcelerator
7 4 (2.84%) Xamarin
7 4 (2.84%) IBM
8 2 (1.42%) Adobe
8 2 (1.42%) Hyland
8 2 (1.42%) Kony
9 1 (0.71%) Intel
9 1 (0.71%) Red Hat
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