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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 39 32 25
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -7
Permanent jobs citing OO 75 72 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 5.00% 5.90% 7.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.13% 6.97% 8.80%
Number of salaries quoted 71 45 66
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £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
1224 1033 943
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 81.65% 84.60% 79.51%
Number of salaries quoted 812 638 669
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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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 22 August 2014.

OO Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 106 (53.00%) C#
2 103 (51.50%) Java
3 73 (36.50%) .NET
3 73 (36.50%) Computer Science
4 71 (35.50%) Software Engineering
4 71 (35.50%) Degree
5 70 (35.00%) JavaScript
6 69 (34.50%) HTML
7 58 (29.00%) CSS
8 54 (27.00%) Linux
8 54 (27.00%) C++
9 52 (26.00%) ASP.NET
10 49 (24.50%) MVC
11 44 (22.00%) SQL
12 43 (21.50%) Web Development
12 43 (21.50%) Agile Software Development
13 37 (18.50%) ASP.NET MVC
14 34 (17.00%) Python
14 34 (17.00%) OOD
14 34 (17.00%) HTML5
15 33 (16.50%) Web Services
15 33 (16.50%) Mathematics
16 32 (16.00%) Ruby
16 32 (16.00%) MySQL
16 32 (16.00%) SQL Server
17 31 (15.50%) TDD
18 30 (15.00%) Automated Testing
19 29 (14.50%) Internet
20 28 (14.00%) OOP
20 28 (14.00%) PhD

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Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 25 (12.50%) Apache
2 17 (8.50%) Node.js
3 15 (7.50%) SharePoint
4 14 (7.00%) Tomcat
5 12 (6.00%) CMS
6 6 (3.00%) SharePoint 2013
6 6 (3.00%) Drupal
7 5 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (2.00%) SAS
9 2 (1.00%) IIS
9 2 (1.00%) WordPress
9 2 (1.00%) Joomla!
Applications
1 19 (9.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (3.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.50%) KANA IQ
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.50%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.50%) SaaS
2 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 29 (14.50%) Internet
2 1 (0.50%) HTTP
2 1 (0.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.50%) ASN.1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (16.00%) MySQL
1 32 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 25 (12.50%) NoSQL
3 20 (10.00%) Relational Database
4 15 (7.50%) RDBMS
5 13 (6.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (3.50%) Big Data
7 6 (3.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.50%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.50%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.50%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.50%) VoltDB
9 1 (0.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 22 (11.00%) Git (software)
2 12 (6.00%) Visual Studio
3 7 (3.50%) Eclipse
4 5 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (2.50%) RSpec
4 5 (2.50%) Cucumber
4 5 (2.50%) Jasmine
5 3 (1.50%) NUnit
5 3 (1.50%) Mercurial
6 2 (1.00%) Moq
6 2 (1.00%) PowerBuilder
6 2 (1.00%) Subversion
7 1 (0.50%) VisualWorks
7 1 (0.50%) MSTest
7 1 (0.50%) LabVIEW
7 1 (0.50%) Jenkins
General
1 26 (13.00%) Games
2 17 (8.50%) Finance
3 6 (3.00%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.00%) Banking
5 2 (1.00%) Electronics
6 1 (0.50%) Marketing
6 1 (0.50%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.50%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 130 (65.00%) Developer
2 50 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 46 (23.00%) Software Developer
4 43 (21.50%) Senior Developer
5 24 (12.00%) .NET Developer
6 23 (11.50%) Java Developer
7 21 (10.50%) Senior Software Developer
8 20 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
9 16 (8.00%) C++ Developer
9 16 (8.00%) C++/Java Developer
9 16 (8.00%) Java Software Developer
9 16 (8.00%) Senior Java Software Developer
9 16 (8.00%) C++ Software Developer
9 16 (8.00%) Senior C++ Developer
10 14 (7.00%) Senior Software Engineer
11 13 (6.50%) Development Engineer
11 13 (6.50%) PHP Developer
11 13 (6.50%) Software Development Engineer
12 10 (5.00%) C# Developer
12 10 (5.00%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (36.50%) .NET
2 69 (34.50%) HTML
3 58 (29.00%) CSS
4 52 (26.00%) ASP.NET
5 37 (18.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 34 (17.00%) HTML5
7 33 (16.50%) Web Services
8 24 (12.00%) CSS3
9 22 (11.00%) XML
9 22 (11.00%) jQuery
10 19 (9.50%) RESTful
11 18 (9.00%) .NET Framework
12 14 (7.00%) Servlets
12 14 (7.00%) WCF
13 13 (6.50%) WPF
13 13 (6.50%) Sass
14 11 (5.50%) Backbone.js
15 9 (4.50%) Ajax
15 9 (4.50%) LESS
15 9 (4.50%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 73 (36.50%) Computer Science
2 33 (16.50%) Mathematics
3 27 (13.50%) Physics
4 12 (6.00%) Social Media
5 10 (5.00%) Open Source
6 9 (4.50%) BBC
7 8 (4.00%) Hedge funds
7 8 (4.00%) Online Games
8 5 (2.50%) Visualisation
9 4 (2.00%) Artificial Intelligence
10 3 (1.50%) 3D Graphics
11 2 (1.00%) Mobile App
11 2 (1.00%) N-Tier
12 1 (0.50%) Smart Meter
12 1 (0.50%) Inversion of Control
12 1 (0.50%) Informatics
12 1 (0.50%) NHS
12 1 (0.50%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.50%) Streaming Video
12 1 (0.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 54 (27.00%) Linux
2 15 (7.50%) UNIX
3 14 (7.00%) Windows
4 7 (3.50%) Android
4 7 (3.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (3.50%) Apple iOS
5 5 (2.50%) AIX
5 5 (2.50%) Solaris
5 5 (2.50%) Mac OS X
6 4 (2.00%) Debian
7 3 (1.50%) Ubuntu
7 3 (1.50%) CentOS
7 3 (1.50%) Windows Phone 7
7 3 (1.50%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (35.50%) Software Engineering
2 49 (24.50%) MVC
3 43 (21.50%) Web Development
3 43 (21.50%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (17.00%) OOD
5 31 (15.50%) TDD
6 30 (15.00%) Automated Testing
7 28 (14.00%) OOP
8 24 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
9 23 (11.50%) Scrum
10 17 (8.50%) Refactoring
11 16 (8.00%) Game Development
12 15 (7.50%) BDD
13 14 (7.00%) Unit Testing
14 13 (6.50%) Business Analysis
15 12 (6.00%) Web Application Development
15 12 (6.00%) E-Commerce
16 10 (5.00%) SOA
17 8 (4.00%) Web Design
18 7 (3.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 106 (53.00%) C#
2 103 (51.50%) Java
3 70 (35.00%) JavaScript
4 54 (27.00%) C++
5 44 (22.00%) SQL
6 34 (17.00%) Python
7 32 (16.00%) Ruby
8 22 (11.00%) Perl
8 22 (11.00%) PHP
9 20 (10.00%) T-SQL
10 13 (6.50%) Objective-C
10 13 (6.50%) CoffeeScript
11 12 (6.00%) PL/SQL
12 8 (4.00%) VB.NET
12 8 (4.00%) Scala
13 6 (3.00%) Shell Script
13 6 (3.00%) C
14 4 (2.00%) Lisp
15 3 (1.50%) ActionScript 3.0
15 3 (1.50%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 71 (35.50%) Degree
2 28 (14.00%) PhD
3 13 (6.50%) Postgraduate
4 2 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (2.50%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 24 (12.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (7.00%) Oracle
3 13 (6.50%) Google
4 12 (6.00%) Facebook
5 9 (4.50%) Yahoo!
5 9 (4.50%) Apple
5 9 (4.50%) Sony
6 7 (3.50%) Zend
7 3 (1.50%) Red Hat
7 3 (1.50%) Twitter
8 1 (0.50%) KANA
8 1 (0.50%) Pega
8 1 (0.50%) JBoss
8 1 (0.50%) Sybase
8 1 (0.50%) Infragistics
8 1 (0.50%) Red Gate
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Salary - best on market plus competitve benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Advantage XPO
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Career Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Vertical IT
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
Skyscanner
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh
Skyscanner
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh
Skyscanner
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh
Skyscanner
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh
OHO Group
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Edinburgh
OHO Group
Salary: £28000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus standard company benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Career Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago