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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 82 68 80
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +12
Permanent jobs citing OOP 22 43 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.52% 2.77% 1.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.74% 3.20% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 16 29 10
Average salary £38,500 £39,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.53% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £32,350
10% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
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
1268 1345 982
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 87.69% 86.55% 84.58%
Number of salaries quoted 797 870 592
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 3 July 2015.

OOP Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 28 (71.79%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (69.23%) C#
2 27 (69.23%) Software Engineering
3 26 (66.67%) .NET
4 24 (61.54%) TDD
4 24 (61.54%) C++
5 23 (58.97%) Windows
6 22 (56.41%) Computer Science
7 21 (53.85%) Mathematics
7 21 (53.85%) Degree
8 20 (51.28%) SDLC
9 19 (48.72%) Software Architecture
9 19 (48.72%) OO
9 19 (48.72%) Visual Studio
10 18 (46.15%) MFC
10 18 (46.15%) VC++
10 18 (46.15%) C
10 18 (46.15%) STL
10 18 (46.15%) Subversion
10 18 (46.15%) Electronics
10 18 (46.15%) Ethernet
10 18 (46.15%) Waterfall
10 18 (46.15%) Linear Algebra
10 18 (46.15%) 3D Visualisation
10 18 (46.15%) Unit Testing
10 18 (46.15%) Visualisation
11 13 (33.33%) OpenGL
11 13 (33.33%) UNIX
11 13 (33.33%) Qt
11 13 (33.33%) WPF

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (2.56%) IIS
1 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.56%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (10.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.56%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 18 (46.15%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.95%) Relational Database
2 6 (15.38%) MySQL
2 6 (15.38%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.56%) SQLite
3 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.56%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 19 (48.72%) Visual Studio
2 18 (46.15%) Subversion
3 1 (2.56%) JIRA
3 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.56%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (2.56%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (2.56%) Redmine
3 1 (2.56%) VectorCAST
General
1 18 (46.15%) Electronics
2 5 (12.82%) Finance
3 3 (7.69%) Banking
4 1 (2.56%) Avionics
4 1 (2.56%) Back Office
4 1 (2.56%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.56%) Military
Job Titles
1 25 (64.10%) Software Engineer
2 15 (38.46%) Developer
3 8 (20.51%) Software Developer
4 6 (15.38%) Senior Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Senior Software Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Junior Software Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Junior
6 2 (5.13%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Graduate
7 1 (2.56%) AWS Developer
7 1 (2.56%) SharePoint Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Team Leader
7 1 (2.56%) SQL Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Web Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (66.67%) .NET
2 18 (46.15%) MFC
2 18 (46.15%) STL
3 13 (33.33%) OpenGL
3 13 (33.33%) WPF
3 13 (33.33%) Qt
3 13 (33.33%) Direct3D
4 10 (25.64%) HTML
5 9 (23.08%) CSS
6 6 (15.38%) WinForms
7 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET
7 4 (10.26%) .NET Framework
8 3 (7.69%) GWT
8 3 (7.69%) jQuery
8 3 (7.69%) Ext JS
9 2 (5.13%) AngularJS
9 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (5.13%) HTML5
9 2 (5.13%) Entity Framework
9 2 (5.13%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 22 (56.41%) Computer Science
2 21 (53.85%) Mathematics
3 18 (46.15%) Visualisation
4 13 (33.33%) CUDA
5 5 (12.82%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (7.69%) Physics
7 2 (5.13%) Algorithms
8 1 (2.56%) PlayStation
8 1 (2.56%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 23 (58.97%) Windows
2 13 (33.33%) UNIX
3 9 (23.08%) Linux
4 1 (2.56%) VxWorks
4 1 (2.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (71.79%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (69.23%) Software Engineering
3 24 (61.54%) TDD
4 20 (51.28%) SDLC
5 19 (48.72%) Software Architecture
5 19 (48.72%) OO
6 18 (46.15%) Waterfall
6 18 (46.15%) Unit Testing
6 18 (46.15%) Linear Algebra
6 18 (46.15%) 3D Visualisation
7 6 (15.38%) UML
7 6 (15.38%) OOD
8 5 (12.82%) MVC
8 5 (12.82%) Scrum
8 5 (12.82%) OOA/OOD
8 5 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (7.69%) Refactoring
10 2 (5.13%) Fund Management
11 1 (2.56%) Requirements Analysis
11 1 (2.56%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 27 (69.23%) C#
2 24 (61.54%) C++
3 18 (46.15%) VC++
3 18 (46.15%) C
4 12 (30.77%) JavaScript
5 9 (23.08%) Java
5 9 (23.08%) PHP
6 8 (20.51%) SQL
7 1 (2.56%) Perl
7 1 (2.56%) Python
7 1 (2.56%) MATLAB
7 1 (2.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 21 (53.85%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (12.82%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.13%) Hyland
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle
3 1 (2.56%) Wind River
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