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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 44 37 41
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Permanent jobs citing OO 55 80 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.31% 5.81% 5.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.77% 6.70% 6.34%
Number of salaries quoted 43 50 52
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £25,000 £28,900
10% offered a salary of more than £49,900 £50,000 £54,900
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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 1194 1215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 90.36% 86.77% 86.29%
Number of salaries quoted 768 753 799
Average salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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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 9 February 2016.

OO Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 61 (47.29%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (44.96%) Java
3 50 (38.76%) C#
4 49 (37.98%) Degree
5 47 (36.43%) Web Services
6 43 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 43 (33.33%) .NET
7 41 (31.78%) Software Engineering
8 34 (26.36%) Mentoring
9 33 (25.58%) HTML
10 32 (24.81%) Computer Science
10 32 (24.81%) Git (software)
11 29 (22.48%) MVC
12 28 (21.71%) ASP.NET
13 24 (18.60%) Tomcat
13 24 (18.60%) HTML5
14 23 (17.83%) Automated Testing
14 23 (17.83%) CSS
14 23 (17.83%) Banking
15 22 (17.05%) SOAP
15 22 (17.05%) MySQL
15 22 (17.05%) SQL
15 22 (17.05%) Linux
15 22 (17.05%) RESTful
16 21 (16.28%) XML
17 20 (15.50%) OOP
17 20 (15.50%) Finance
17 20 (15.50%) Spring
18 18 (13.95%) JSON
18 18 (13.95%) Relational Database

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Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 24 (18.60%) Tomcat
2 14 (10.85%) Apache
3 12 (9.30%) JBoss
4 7 (5.43%) CMS
4 7 (5.43%) IIS
5 6 (4.65%) Node.js
6 5 (3.88%) Oracle Workflow
7 4 (3.10%) SharePoint
7 4 (3.10%) Umbraco
8 3 (2.33%) Drupal
9 1 (0.78%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.78%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (3.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (4.65%) SaaS
2 5 (3.88%) GitHub
2 5 (3.88%) IaaS
2 5 (3.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.10%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (3.10%) Office 365
4 2 (1.55%) Google Analytics
4 2 (1.55%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 16 (12.40%) Internet
2 1 (0.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (17.05%) MySQL
2 18 (13.95%) Relational Database
3 16 (12.40%) SQL Server
4 15 (11.63%) RDBMS
5 7 (5.43%) NoSQL
6 4 (3.10%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.78%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.78%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 32 (24.81%) Git (software)
2 9 (6.98%) Visual Studio
3 6 (4.65%) Subversion
4 4 (3.10%) Cucumber
4 4 (3.10%) Grunt
4 4 (3.10%) gulp
4 4 (3.10%) ReSharper
4 4 (3.10%) SonarQube
4 4 (3.10%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (3.10%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 3 (2.33%) Jenkins
5 3 (2.33%) LSMW
5 3 (2.33%) Mercurial
6 2 (1.55%) RSpec
6 2 (1.55%) WebStorm
7 1 (0.78%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.78%) JUnit
7 1 (0.78%) Maven
7 1 (0.78%) PowerBuilder
General
1 23 (17.83%) Banking
2 20 (15.50%) Finance
3 13 (10.08%) Games
4 5 (3.88%) Back Office
4 5 (3.88%) Front Office
4 5 (3.88%) Retail
4 5 (3.88%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.78%) Advertising
5 1 (0.78%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (0.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 91 (70.54%) Developer
2 29 (22.48%) Java Developer
3 20 (15.50%) Senior Developer
4 19 (14.73%) Software Engineer
5 15 (11.63%) Senior Java Developer
6 13 (10.08%) C# Developer
7 12 (9.30%) Lead Developer
8 11 (8.53%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 11 (8.53%) Java Engineer
8 11 (8.53%) Java Software Engineer
8 11 (8.53%) Software Developer
9 10 (7.75%) .NET Developer
10 9 (6.98%) Senior Software Engineer
11 8 (6.20%) ABAP Developer
11 8 (6.20%) PHP Developer
11 8 (6.20%) SAP Developer
11 8 (6.20%) Senior Java Engineer
11 8 (6.20%) Senior Java Software Engineer
12 7 (5.43%) Android Engineer
12 7 (5.43%) SAP PI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (36.43%) Web Services
2 43 (33.33%) .NET
3 33 (25.58%) HTML
4 28 (21.71%) ASP.NET
5 24 (18.60%) HTML5
6 23 (17.83%) CSS
7 22 (17.05%) RESTful
7 22 (17.05%) SOAP
8 21 (16.28%) XML
9 20 (15.50%) Spring
10 18 (13.95%) JSON
11 17 (13.18%) JSP
12 16 (12.40%) AngularJS
13 14 (10.85%) ASP.NET MVC
13 14 (10.85%) LAMP
14 13 (10.08%) CGI
14 13 (10.08%) Servlets
15 11 (8.53%) React
16 10 (7.75%) Backbone.js
17 9 (6.98%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 32 (24.81%) Computer Science
2 13 (10.08%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (8.53%) Mobile App
4 8 (6.20%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (5.43%) Mathematics
6 5 (3.88%) Data Centre
6 5 (3.88%) User Experience
7 2 (1.55%) EPoS
7 2 (1.55%) Grid Computing
7 2 (1.55%) Physics
8 1 (0.78%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.78%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.78%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 22 (17.05%) Linux
2 14 (10.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (10.08%) Debian
4 11 (8.53%) Windows
5 10 (7.75%) Android
5 10 (7.75%) Apple iOS
6 5 (3.88%) Unix
7 1 (0.78%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (47.29%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (31.78%) Software Engineering
3 34 (26.36%) Mentoring
4 29 (22.48%) MVC
5 23 (17.83%) Automated Testing
6 20 (15.50%) OOP
7 17 (13.18%) Unit Testing
7 17 (13.18%) Web Development
8 16 (12.40%) Project Management
9 13 (10.08%) High Availability
9 13 (10.08%) PRINCE2
9 13 (10.08%) Quality Management
10 12 (9.30%) TDD
11 11 (8.53%) Open Source
11 11 (8.53%) SDLC
12 10 (7.75%) Mobile Development
12 10 (7.75%) Workflow
13 8 (6.20%) Asset Management
13 8 (6.20%) Business Intelligence
13 8 (6.20%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 58 (44.96%) Java
2 50 (38.76%) C#
3 43 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 22 (17.05%) SQL
5 14 (10.85%) Perl
6 13 (10.08%) PHP
7 12 (9.30%) C++
8 8 (6.20%) ABAP
8 8 (6.20%) VB
9 5 (3.88%) Ruby
9 5 (3.88%) T-SQL
9 5 (3.88%) VB.NET
10 4 (3.10%) PL/SQL
10 4 (3.10%) Python
11 3 (2.33%) VB6
11 3 (2.33%) VBA
11 3 (2.33%) VBScript
12 1 (0.78%) Delphi
12 1 (0.78%) Scala
Qualifications
1 49 (37.98%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.43%) QA
2 3 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.78%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.55%) Ansible
2 1 (0.78%) CA Service Virtualization
2 1 (0.78%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (11.63%) Oracle
2 13 (10.08%) SAP
3 12 (9.30%) Microsoft
4 5 (3.88%) Siebel
5 3 (2.33%) Google
6 2 (1.55%) Zend
7 1 (0.78%) CA
7 1 (0.78%) Facebook
7 1 (0.78%) Green Hat
7 1 (0.78%) IBM
7 1 (0.78%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.78%) Twitter
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + Employee Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
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Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus bonus and bens
Posted: 4 days ago
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Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + excellent holidays and bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
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Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £28k - 48k per year + benefits
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CodeClan
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum + Plus Pension
Posted: 14 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + Good Career Benefits Package
Posted: 19 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Good Career Benefits Package
Posted: 26 days ago