The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 34 30 24
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -6
Permanent jobs citing OO 91 72 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 6.15% 5.95% 7.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.39% 7.02% 9.34%
Number of salaries quoted 79 50 69
Average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,800 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1232 1025 899
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 83.24% 84.71% 78.31%
Number of salaries quoted 821 641 610
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
OO
Scotland

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 July 2014.

OO Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 107 (52.20%) Java
2 101 (49.27%) C#
3 79 (38.54%) Degree
4 78 (38.05%) Computer Science
5 72 (35.12%) JavaScript
6 70 (34.15%) HTML
7 69 (33.66%) Software Engineering
8 68 (33.17%) .NET
9 61 (29.76%) Linux
10 59 (28.78%) CSS
11 55 (26.83%) C++
12 52 (25.37%) Agile Software Development
13 49 (23.90%) MVC
13 49 (23.90%) ASP.NET
14 48 (23.41%) SQL
15 43 (20.98%) Web Development
16 37 (18.05%) Mathematics
17 34 (16.59%) ASP.NET MVC
17 34 (16.59%) HTML5
18 33 (16.10%) Physics
18 33 (16.10%) MySQL
18 33 (16.10%) Python
19 32 (15.61%) Web Services
20 31 (15.12%) Continuous Integration
21 30 (14.63%) Automated Testing
21 30 (14.63%) TDD
21 30 (14.63%) SQL Server
21 30 (14.63%) OOP
21 30 (14.63%) OOD
22 29 (14.15%) PhD

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Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 28 (13.66%) Apache
2 15 (7.32%) SharePoint
2 15 (7.32%) CMS
3 14 (6.83%) Tomcat
3 14 (6.83%) Node.js
4 6 (2.93%) SharePoint 2013
4 6 (2.93%) Drupal
5 5 (2.44%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (1.95%) SAS
7 3 (1.46%) TeamSite
8 2 (0.98%) Joomla!
8 2 (0.98%) WordPress
9 1 (0.49%) IIS
Applications
1 18 (8.78%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.95%) KANA IQ
2 3 (1.46%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.98%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.34%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.46%) GitHub
2 3 (1.46%) SaaS
2 3 (1.46%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.98%) IaaS
4 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 29 (14.15%) Internet
2 6 (2.93%) HTTP
3 2 (0.98%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (16.10%) MySQL
2 30 (14.63%) SQL Server
3 24 (11.71%) NoSQL
4 23 (11.22%) Relational Database
5 15 (7.32%) RDBMS
6 12 (5.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (2.44%) Big Data
8 4 (1.95%) Oracle Database
9 3 (1.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.98%) Apache Hive
10 2 (0.98%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.98%) Informix
10 2 (0.98%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.98%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.49%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (10.73%) Git (software)
2 8 (3.90%) Eclipse
3 7 (3.41%) Visual Studio
4 6 (2.93%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (2.44%) Jasmine
5 5 (2.44%) Cucumber
5 5 (2.44%) Mercurial
5 5 (2.44%) RSpec
6 3 (1.46%) NUnit
6 3 (1.46%) MSTest
7 2 (0.98%) PowerBuilder
7 2 (0.98%) JIRA
7 2 (0.98%) Subversion
8 1 (0.49%) CruiseControl
8 1 (0.49%) Maven
8 1 (0.49%) VisualWorks
8 1 (0.49%) Ant
8 1 (0.49%) JUnit
8 1 (0.49%) LabVIEW
General
1 26 (12.68%) Games
2 17 (8.29%) Finance
3 6 (2.93%) Manufacturing
4 4 (1.95%) Banking
5 2 (0.98%) Electronics
5 2 (0.98%) Advertising
6 1 (0.49%) Retail
6 1 (0.49%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 136 (66.34%) Developer
2 50 (24.39%) Senior Developer
3 49 (23.90%) Software Developer
4 48 (23.41%) Software Engineer
5 28 (13.66%) Java Developer
6 24 (11.71%) Senior Software Developer
7 22 (10.73%) Senior Java Developer
7 22 (10.73%) .NET Developer
8 17 (8.29%) Senior Java Software Developer
8 17 (8.29%) C++/Java Developer
8 17 (8.29%) Java Software Developer
8 17 (8.29%) Senior C++ Developer
8 17 (8.29%) C++ Software Developer
8 17 (8.29%) C++ Developer
9 14 (6.83%) PHP Developer
10 13 (6.34%) Development Engineer
10 13 (6.34%) Senior Software Engineer
10 13 (6.34%) Software Development Engineer
11 10 (4.88%) Senior PHP Developer
11 10 (4.88%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (34.15%) HTML
2 68 (33.17%) .NET
3 59 (28.78%) CSS
4 49 (23.90%) ASP.NET
5 34 (16.59%) ASP.NET MVC
5 34 (16.59%) HTML5
6 32 (15.61%) Web Services
7 25 (12.20%) CSS3
8 24 (11.71%) XML
8 24 (11.71%) jQuery
9 20 (9.76%) .NET Framework
10 18 (8.78%) RESTful
11 15 (7.32%) Servlets
12 13 (6.34%) Sass
12 13 (6.34%) WCF
13 11 (5.37%) WPF
14 10 (4.88%) JSON
14 10 (4.88%) Ajax
14 10 (4.88%) Backbone.js
15 9 (4.39%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 78 (38.05%) Computer Science
2 37 (18.05%) Mathematics
3 33 (16.10%) Physics
4 14 (6.83%) Open Source
5 10 (4.88%) Hedge funds
6 9 (4.39%) Social Media
7 8 (3.90%) Online Games
8 6 (2.93%) BBC
9 5 (2.44%) Visualisation
9 5 (2.44%) Client/Server
10 4 (1.95%) Artificial Intelligence
11 3 (1.46%) 3D Graphics
12 2 (0.98%) Mobile App
13 1 (0.49%) Smart Meter
13 1 (0.49%) Informatics
13 1 (0.49%) NHS
13 1 (0.49%) Streaming Video
13 1 (0.49%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 61 (29.76%) Linux
2 18 (8.78%) UNIX
3 16 (7.80%) Windows
4 6 (2.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (2.93%) Android
5 5 (2.44%) AIX
5 5 (2.44%) Solaris
5 5 (2.44%) Mac OS X
5 5 (2.44%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.95%) Debian
7 3 (1.46%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.98%) Windows Phone 7
8 2 (0.98%) Windows Phone
8 2 (0.98%) CentOS
8 2 (0.98%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.49%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (33.66%) Software Engineering
2 52 (25.37%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (23.90%) MVC
4 43 (20.98%) Web Development
5 31 (15.12%) Continuous Integration
6 30 (14.63%) Automated Testing
6 30 (14.63%) TDD
6 30 (14.63%) OOP
6 30 (14.63%) OOD
7 24 (11.71%) Scrum
8 20 (9.76%) Refactoring
9 17 (8.29%) Game Development
10 14 (6.83%) SOA
10 14 (6.83%) BDD
11 13 (6.34%) Business Analysis
12 12 (5.85%) E-Commerce
12 12 (5.85%) Unit Testing
13 9 (4.39%) Web Application Development
14 8 (3.90%) Web Design
15 7 (3.41%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 107 (52.20%) Java
2 101 (49.27%) C#
3 72 (35.12%) JavaScript
4 55 (26.83%) C++
5 48 (23.41%) SQL
6 33 (16.10%) Python
7 29 (14.15%) Ruby
8 24 (11.71%) Perl
8 24 (11.71%) PHP
9 19 (9.27%) T-SQL
10 13 (6.34%) CoffeeScript
10 13 (6.34%) Objective-C
11 12 (5.85%) PL/SQL
12 8 (3.90%) Scala
13 6 (2.93%) Shell Script
13 6 (2.93%) C
14 4 (1.95%) Lisp
14 4 (1.95%) VB.NET
14 4 (1.95%) PHP5
15 2 (0.98%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 79 (38.54%) Degree
2 29 (14.15%) PhD
3 13 (6.34%) Postgraduate
4 3 (1.46%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.41%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (2.44%) Capistrano
2 2 (0.98%) Ansible
Vendors
1 22 (10.73%) Microsoft
2 18 (8.78%) Oracle
3 11 (5.37%) Google
4 9 (4.39%) Facebook
5 7 (3.41%) Zend
6 6 (2.93%) Sony
6 6 (2.93%) Apple
6 6 (2.93%) Yahoo!
7 4 (1.95%) JBoss
7 4 (1.95%) Pega
7 4 (1.95%) KANA
8 3 (1.46%) Twitter
9 2 (0.98%) Tableau
9 2 (0.98%) TIBCO
9 2 (0.98%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.98%) HP
9 2 (0.98%) Omniture
10 1 (0.49%) Sybase
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Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
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Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
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Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Vertical IT
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + (Negotiable salary)
Posted: 5 days ago
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Creative Personnel
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
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Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
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Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
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Posted: 21 days ago
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Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + 33 days hol,BUPA,Childcare Vouchers
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Exceptional Benefits
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