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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 27 37 39
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +2
Permanent jobs citing OO 84 75 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 6.16% 5.56% 5.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.31% 6.67% 6.37%
Number of salaries quoted 57 51 40
Average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,000 £60,000
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
1149 1125 957
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 84.30% 83.46% 82.50%
Number of salaries quoted 745 738 616
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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

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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 30 January 2015.

OO Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 90 (50.56%) C#
2 82 (46.07%) Agile Software Development
3 76 (42.70%) .NET
4 72 (40.45%) Java
5 70 (39.33%) HTML
6 66 (37.08%) JavaScript
7 65 (36.52%) SQL Server
7 65 (36.52%) Linux
8 63 (35.39%) CSS
9 61 (34.27%) Degree
10 59 (33.15%) Software Engineering
11 58 (32.58%) ASP.NET
12 51 (28.65%) MVC
13 50 (28.09%) SQL
14 47 (26.40%) Computer Science
15 44 (24.72%) Git (software)
16 39 (21.91%) C++
16 39 (21.91%) OOP
16 39 (21.91%) Microsoft
17 38 (21.35%) Web Services
18 36 (20.22%) Windows
18 36 (20.22%) ASP.NET MVC
19 35 (19.66%) MySQL
20 32 (17.98%) Relational Database
21 29 (16.29%) WCF
21 29 (16.29%) Unit Testing
22 27 (15.17%) HTML5
23 26 (14.61%) Scrum
23 26 (14.61%) jQuery
24 25 (14.04%) Physics

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Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 17 (9.55%) IIS
2 16 (8.99%) Apache
2 16 (8.99%) Node.js
3 15 (8.43%) WordPress
4 11 (6.18%) Tomcat
5 7 (3.93%) CMS
5 7 (3.93%) SharePoint
6 6 (3.37%) Umbraco
6 6 (3.37%) ExpressionEngine
6 6 (3.37%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (1.69%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.12%) Drupal
Applications
1 18 (10.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 10 (5.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.69%) FINCAD Analytics
3 2 (1.12%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.37%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (8.43%) Internet
2 11 (6.18%) HTTP
3 3 (1.69%) Intranet
4 1 (0.56%) ASN.1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (36.52%) SQL Server
2 35 (19.66%) MySQL
3 32 (17.98%) Relational Database
4 19 (10.67%) NoSQL
5 16 (8.99%) RDBMS
6 10 (5.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (3.93%) Big Data
8 6 (3.37%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (3.37%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (3.37%) MongoDB
9 4 (2.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (1.69%) VoltDB
10 3 (1.69%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 44 (24.72%) Git (software)
2 24 (13.48%) Visual Studio
3 8 (4.49%) NUnit
4 7 (3.93%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 7 (3.93%) Moq
5 5 (2.81%) Clang
6 4 (2.25%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (1.69%) Hudson
7 3 (1.69%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.12%) Subversion
9 1 (0.56%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (0.56%) Maven
9 1 (0.56%) Eclipse
General
1 22 (12.36%) Finance
2 9 (5.06%) Marketing
2 9 (5.06%) Banking
3 7 (3.93%) Aerospace
4 6 (3.37%) Retail
5 5 (2.81%) Games
5 5 (2.81%) Back Office
6 3 (1.69%) Local Government
6 3 (1.69%) Front Office
7 2 (1.12%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.56%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 124 (69.66%) Developer
2 34 (19.10%) .NET Developer
3 33 (18.54%) Software Developer
4 32 (17.98%) Software Engineer
5 27 (15.17%) Senior Developer
6 24 (13.48%) Java Developer
7 14 (7.87%) C# Developer
8 13 (7.30%) Senior Java Developer
9 12 (6.74%) Lead Developer
10 10 (5.62%) Web Developer
10 10 (5.62%) C# .NET Developer
11 9 (5.06%) Architect
12 8 (4.49%) Analyst
12 8 (4.49%) PHP Developer
12 8 (4.49%) Java Architect
13 7 (3.93%) Senior Architect
13 7 (3.93%) Senior Java Architect
13 7 (3.93%) Senior Software Developer
14 6 (3.37%) Graduate
14 6 (3.37%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (42.70%) .NET
2 70 (39.33%) HTML
3 63 (35.39%) CSS
4 58 (32.58%) ASP.NET
5 38 (21.35%) Web Services
6 36 (20.22%) ASP.NET MVC
7 29 (16.29%) WCF
8 27 (15.17%) HTML5
9 26 (14.61%) jQuery
10 25 (14.04%) Spring
11 20 (11.24%) .NET Framework
12 18 (10.11%) RESTful
12 18 (10.11%) SOAP
13 16 (8.99%) ASP.NET Web API
14 15 (8.43%) CSS3
14 15 (8.43%) XML
15 13 (7.30%) Hibernate
15 13 (7.30%) REST
16 11 (6.18%) CGI
16 11 (6.18%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 47 (26.40%) Computer Science
2 25 (14.04%) Physics
3 24 (13.48%) Mathematics
4 18 (10.11%) Social Media
5 16 (8.99%) BBC
6 13 (7.30%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (6.18%) Equities
8 9 (5.06%) Hedge funds
8 9 (5.06%) Open Source
8 9 (5.06%) Data Structures
8 9 (5.06%) Algorithms
9 7 (3.93%) Mobile App
9 7 (3.93%) N-Tier
10 6 (3.37%) User Experience
10 6 (3.37%) Inversion of Control
10 6 (3.37%) Digital Media
11 5 (2.81%) GIS
12 4 (2.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 4 (2.25%) Derivative
12 4 (2.25%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 65 (36.52%) Linux
2 36 (20.22%) Windows
3 21 (11.80%) Apple iOS
4 20 (11.24%) Android
5 15 (8.43%) UNIX
6 13 (7.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (6.18%) Debian
8 10 (5.62%) Mac OS X
9 4 (2.25%) Solaris
10 2 (1.12%) Ubuntu
10 2 (1.12%) CentOS
11 1 (0.56%) Windows Phone 7
11 1 (0.56%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (46.07%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (33.15%) Software Engineering
3 51 (28.65%) MVC
4 39 (21.91%) OOP
5 29 (16.29%) Unit Testing
6 26 (14.61%) Scrum
7 25 (14.04%) Continuous Integration
7 25 (14.04%) TDD
8 24 (13.48%) OOD
9 21 (11.80%) Web Development
9 21 (11.80%) Mentoring
10 20 (11.24%) Web Application Development
11 18 (10.11%) BDD
12 17 (9.55%) Automated Testing
13 12 (6.74%) Coaching
14 10 (5.62%) CRM
14 10 (5.62%) Multithreading
14 10 (5.62%) Android Development
15 9 (5.06%) Project Management
16 8 (4.49%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 90 (50.56%) C#
2 72 (40.45%) Java
3 66 (37.08%) JavaScript
4 50 (28.09%) SQL
5 39 (21.91%) C++
6 25 (14.04%) Ruby
7 22 (12.36%) PHP
8 16 (8.99%) Perl
9 15 (8.43%) T-SQL
10 11 (6.18%) VB.NET
11 10 (5.62%) Python
12 9 (5.06%) C
13 8 (4.49%) PL/SQL
13 8 (4.49%) PHP5
14 5 (2.81%) F#
15 4 (2.25%) XQuery
15 4 (2.25%) XPath
15 4 (2.25%) Groovy
16 3 (1.69%) VBA
17 2 (1.12%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 61 (34.27%) Degree
2 4 (2.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.12%) Postgraduate
3 2 (1.12%) PhD
3 2 (1.12%) DV Cleared
3 2 (1.12%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.87%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (2.25%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 39 (21.91%) Microsoft
2 18 (10.11%) Google
3 16 (8.99%) Yahoo!
3 16 (8.99%) Sony
3 16 (8.99%) Apple
3 16 (8.99%) Facebook
4 9 (5.06%) Oracle
5 8 (4.49%) Xamarin
6 7 (3.93%) Appcelerator
7 6 (3.37%) Sybase
8 4 (2.25%) IBM
8 4 (2.25%) HP
8 4 (2.25%) Kony
9 2 (1.12%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.12%) Infragistics
9 2 (1.12%) Red Gate
10 1 (0.56%) Hyland
10 1 (0.56%) Adobe
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 13 hours ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Career Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Salary - Best on market with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Career Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum Plus Standard Company Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Edinburgh
OHO Group
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits: Benefits + Great Working Environment
Posted: 18 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Scott Logic Limited
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago