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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 45 35 46
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +11
Permanent jobs citing OO 59 83 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.42% 5.77% 4.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.24% 6.84% 4.95%
Number of salaries quoted 29 59 35
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,700 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £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
1126 1214 949
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 84.34% 84.36% 82.09%
Number of salaries quoted 686 800 611
Average salary £44,000 £41,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.31% -8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £62,500
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 3 March 2015.

OO Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 3 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 86 (48.59%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (47.46%) C#
3 74 (41.81%) Java
4 71 (40.11%) HTML
5 66 (37.29%) JavaScript
5 66 (37.29%) .NET
5 66 (37.29%) CSS
6 64 (36.16%) Degree
7 63 (35.59%) Linux
8 60 (33.90%) SQL Server
9 57 (32.20%) Software Engineering
10 52 (29.38%) ASP.NET
11 50 (28.25%) MVC
12 49 (27.68%) SQL
12 49 (27.68%) Computer Science
13 42 (23.73%) Git (software)
14 39 (22.03%) Windows
15 38 (21.47%) C++
16 36 (20.34%) MySQL
16 36 (20.34%) Web Services
16 36 (20.34%) OOP
16 36 (20.34%) Microsoft
17 35 (19.77%) ASP.NET MVC
18 32 (18.08%) Relational Database
19 29 (16.38%) Scrum
20 27 (15.25%) HTML5
20 27 (15.25%) WCF
21 26 (14.69%) Unit Testing
21 26 (14.69%) Continuous Integration
21 26 (14.69%) Spring

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Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 17 (9.60%) IIS
2 16 (9.04%) Apache
2 16 (9.04%) WordPress
3 14 (7.91%) Node.js
4 11 (6.21%) Tomcat
5 7 (3.95%) SharePoint
5 7 (3.95%) CMS
6 6 (3.39%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (3.39%) ExpressionEngine
6 6 (3.39%) Umbraco
7 3 (1.69%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.13%) Drupal
Applications
1 16 (9.04%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 7 (3.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.69%) FINCAD Analytics
3 2 (1.13%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.91%) Internet
2 11 (6.21%) HTTP
3 3 (1.69%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (33.90%) SQL Server
2 36 (20.34%) MySQL
3 32 (18.08%) Relational Database
4 17 (9.60%) NoSQL
5 16 (9.04%) RDBMS
6 8 (4.52%) MongoDB
7 7 (3.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (3.39%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (3.39%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (3.39%) Big Data
9 2 (1.13%) VoltDB
9 2 (1.13%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.13%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 42 (23.73%) Git (software)
2 19 (10.73%) Visual Studio
3 7 (3.95%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 6 (3.39%) NUnit
5 5 (2.82%) Moq
5 5 (2.82%) Clang
6 3 (1.69%) Hudson
6 3 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.13%) Subversion
7 2 (1.13%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.56%) Maven
8 1 (0.56%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 20 (11.30%) Finance
2 13 (7.34%) Banking
3 10 (5.65%) Retail
3 10 (5.65%) Marketing
4 7 (3.95%) Aerospace
5 5 (2.82%) Back Office
6 4 (2.26%) Games
7 3 (1.69%) Front Office
7 3 (1.69%) Local Government
8 1 (0.56%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.56%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 123 (69.49%) Developer
2 37 (20.90%) Software Developer
3 30 (16.95%) .NET Developer
4 29 (16.38%) Software Engineer
5 26 (14.69%) Senior Developer
5 26 (14.69%) Java Developer
6 12 (6.78%) Senior Java Developer
7 11 (6.21%) C# Developer
7 11 (6.21%) Lead Developer
8 10 (5.65%) Web Developer
9 8 (4.52%) Technical Engineer
9 8 (4.52%) PHP Developer
9 8 (4.52%) C# .NET Developer
10 7 (3.95%) Senior Architect
10 7 (3.95%) Java Architect
10 7 (3.95%) Senior Java Architect
10 7 (3.95%) Senior Software Developer
10 7 (3.95%) Graduate
10 7 (3.95%) Architect
11 6 (3.39%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (40.11%) HTML
2 66 (37.29%) .NET
2 66 (37.29%) CSS
3 52 (29.38%) ASP.NET
4 36 (20.34%) Web Services
5 35 (19.77%) ASP.NET MVC
6 27 (15.25%) HTML5
6 27 (15.25%) WCF
7 26 (14.69%) Spring
8 24 (13.56%) jQuery
9 20 (11.30%) .NET Framework
10 17 (9.60%) CSS3
11 16 (9.04%) RESTful
11 16 (9.04%) SOAP
12 15 (8.47%) XML
13 14 (7.91%) Hibernate
13 14 (7.91%) ASP.NET Web API
14 13 (7.34%) REST
15 11 (6.21%) LAMP
15 11 (6.21%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 49 (27.68%) Computer Science
2 23 (12.99%) Mathematics
2 23 (12.99%) Physics
3 16 (9.04%) Social Media
4 14 (7.91%) BBC
5 13 (7.34%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (6.21%) Equities
7 9 (5.08%) Open Source
7 9 (5.08%) Algorithms
8 8 (4.52%) Hedge funds
9 7 (3.95%) Mobile App
9 7 (3.95%) Data Structures
9 7 (3.95%) Inversion of Control
10 6 (3.39%) User Experience
10 6 (3.39%) Digital Media
11 5 (2.82%) GIS
11 5 (2.82%) N-Tier
12 4 (2.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 4 (2.26%) Derivative
12 4 (2.26%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 63 (35.59%) Linux
2 39 (22.03%) Windows
3 21 (11.86%) Apple iOS
4 19 (10.73%) UNIX
5 17 (9.60%) Android
6 12 (6.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (6.21%) Debian
8 10 (5.65%) Mac OS X
9 4 (2.26%) Solaris
10 1 (0.56%) VxWorks
10 1 (0.56%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.56%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.56%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (48.59%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (32.20%) Software Engineering
3 50 (28.25%) MVC
4 36 (20.34%) OOP
5 29 (16.38%) Scrum
6 26 (14.69%) Unit Testing
6 26 (14.69%) Continuous Integration
7 23 (12.99%) TDD
8 20 (11.30%) Web Development
9 18 (10.17%) Web Application Development
9 18 (10.17%) Mentoring
10 17 (9.60%) OOD
11 16 (9.04%) BDD
11 16 (9.04%) Automated Testing
12 12 (6.78%) Coaching
13 10 (5.65%) Project Management
14 9 (5.08%) Multithreading
15 8 (4.52%) Investment Management
15 8 (4.52%) Embedded Software Development
15 8 (4.52%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 84 (47.46%) C#
2 74 (41.81%) Java
3 66 (37.29%) JavaScript
4 49 (27.68%) SQL
5 38 (21.47%) C++
6 24 (13.56%) PHP
6 24 (13.56%) Ruby
7 16 (9.04%) Perl
7 16 (9.04%) T-SQL
8 12 (6.78%) PL/SQL
9 10 (5.65%) C
10 8 (4.52%) Python
10 8 (4.52%) PHP5
11 7 (3.95%) VB.NET
12 5 (2.82%) F#
13 4 (2.26%) Groovy
13 4 (2.26%) XQuery
13 4 (2.26%) XPath
14 3 (1.69%) VBA
15 1 (0.56%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 64 (36.16%) Degree
2 4 (2.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.13%) Postgraduate
3 2 (1.13%) PhD
3 2 (1.13%) DV Cleared
3 2 (1.13%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.13%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.91%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (4.52%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 36 (20.34%) Microsoft
2 15 (8.47%) Google
3 14 (7.91%) Yahoo!
3 14 (7.91%) Facebook
3 14 (7.91%) Apple
3 14 (7.91%) Sony
4 13 (7.34%) Oracle
5 10 (5.65%) Sybase
6 8 (4.52%) HP
6 8 (4.52%) Xamarin
7 7 (3.95%) Appcelerator
8 4 (2.26%) Kony
8 4 (2.26%) IBM
9 2 (1.13%) Adobe
9 2 (1.13%) Hyland
10 1 (0.56%) Red Gate
10 1 (0.56%) Intel
10 1 (0.56%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.56%) Infragistics
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