The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 85 60 79
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +19
Permanent jobs citing OOP 14 55 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.04% 3.34% 1.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.20% 3.90% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 14 42 11
Average salary £38,500 £41,750 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.78% +24.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,550 £37,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,350 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
OOP
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
1167 1410 882
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 86.38% 85.56% 79.25%
Number of salaries quoted 692 914 515
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OOP across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

OOP
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OOP across the Edinburgh region.

OOP Salary Trend in Edinburgh

OOP
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OOP across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

OOP Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 29 (72.50%) Software Engineering
2 27 (67.50%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (67.50%) Computer Science
2 27 (67.50%) C#
3 26 (65.00%) Mathematics
4 25 (62.50%) .NET
5 22 (55.00%) OO
5 22 (55.00%) TDD
6 21 (52.50%) C++
6 21 (52.50%) Unit Testing
7 20 (50.00%) WPF
7 20 (50.00%) Windows
8 19 (47.50%) Visual Studio
8 19 (47.50%) Degree
9 18 (45.00%) C
9 18 (45.00%) Software Architecture
10 17 (42.50%) Visualisation
10 17 (42.50%) Waterfall
10 17 (42.50%) Qt
10 17 (42.50%) CUDA
10 17 (42.50%) Direct3D
10 17 (42.50%) 3D Visualisation
10 17 (42.50%) Linear Algebra
10 17 (42.50%) STL
10 17 (42.50%) VC++
10 17 (42.50%) UNIX
10 17 (42.50%) Ethernet
10 17 (42.50%) MFC
10 17 (42.50%) Subversion
10 17 (42.50%) OpenGL

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing OOP 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 OOP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.50%) IIS
1 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) FINCAD Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 17 (42.50%) Ethernet
2 1 (2.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (22.50%) Relational Database
2 3 (7.50%) MySQL
2 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (5.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.00%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.50%) VoltDB
4 1 (2.50%) Big Data
4 1 (2.50%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 19 (47.50%) Visual Studio
2 17 (42.50%) Subversion
3 2 (5.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.50%) Moq
4 1 (2.50%) NUnit
General
1 17 (42.50%) Electronics
2 9 (22.50%) Finance
3 4 (10.00%) Banking
4 1 (2.50%) Front Office
4 1 (2.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 27 (67.50%) Software Engineer
2 14 (35.00%) Developer
3 8 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 4 (10.00%) Graduate
4 4 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 4 (10.00%) Senior Software Developer
4 4 (10.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) C# Developer
6 2 (5.00%) .NET Developer
6 2 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (2.50%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Android Developer
7 1 (2.50%) SharePoint Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Web Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Quantitative Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (62.50%) .NET
2 20 (50.00%) WPF
3 17 (42.50%) Qt
3 17 (42.50%) Direct3D
3 17 (42.50%) STL
3 17 (42.50%) MFC
3 17 (42.50%) OpenGL
4 10 (25.00%) HTML
4 10 (25.00%) CSS
5 6 (15.00%) jQuery
6 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET
6 4 (10.00%) AngularJS
7 3 (7.50%) Backbone.js
7 3 (7.50%) HTML5
7 3 (7.50%) Ext JS
7 3 (7.50%) .NET Framework
7 3 (7.50%) Silverlight
7 3 (7.50%) LINQ
7 3 (7.50%) GWT
7 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 27 (67.50%) Computer Science
2 26 (65.00%) Mathematics
3 17 (42.50%) Visualisation
3 17 (42.50%) CUDA
4 9 (22.50%) Physics
5 3 (7.50%) N-Tier
6 2 (5.00%) iPad
6 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (2.50%) PlayStation
7 1 (2.50%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (2.50%) Derivative
7 1 (2.50%) Equities
7 1 (2.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 20 (50.00%) Windows
2 17 (42.50%) UNIX
3 5 (12.50%) Linux
4 2 (5.00%) Android
5 1 (2.50%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (72.50%) Software Engineering
2 27 (67.50%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (55.00%) OO
3 22 (55.00%) TDD
4 21 (52.50%) Unit Testing
5 18 (45.00%) Software Architecture
6 17 (42.50%) Waterfall
6 17 (42.50%) 3D Visualisation
6 17 (42.50%) Linear Algebra
7 7 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (15.00%) MVC
9 4 (10.00%) Scrum
10 2 (5.00%) Refactoring
10 2 (5.00%) Parallel Programming
10 2 (5.00%) BDD
10 2 (5.00%) Multithreading
10 2 (5.00%) Mentoring
11 1 (2.50%) Mobile Development
11 1 (2.50%) Android Development
11 1 (2.50%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 27 (67.50%) C#
2 21 (52.50%) C++
3 18 (45.00%) C
4 17 (42.50%) VC++
5 13 (32.50%) Java
6 11 (27.50%) JavaScript
7 6 (15.00%) SQL
8 5 (12.50%) PHP
9 4 (10.00%) PL/SQL
10 3 (7.50%) F#
11 2 (5.00%) Python
12 1 (2.50%) Ruby
12 1 (2.50%) VBA
12 1 (2.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 19 (47.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.00%) Sybase
2 2 (5.00%) Hyland
3 1 (2.50%) Xamarin
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