The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 61 71 66
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -5
Permanent jobs citing OOP 55 12 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.29% 1.09% 2.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.96% 1.39% 2.97%
Number of salaries quoted 42 9 24
Average salary £39,750 £32,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.21% -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £22,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £58,000 £41,050
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1390 861 1043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 83.18% 78.20% 73.71%
Number of salaries quoted 899 495 751
Average salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
OOP
Scotland

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 17 April 2014.

OOP Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 42 (54.55%) C#
2 36 (46.75%) OO
3 35 (45.45%) JavaScript
4 33 (42.86%) HTML
5 29 (37.66%) CSS
6 28 (36.36%) .NET
7 24 (31.17%) Software Engineering
8 23 (29.87%) MVC
9 21 (27.27%) C++
9 21 (27.27%) PHP
10 18 (23.38%) Degree
10 18 (23.38%) MySQL
10 18 (23.38%) Windows
11 17 (22.08%) Linux
12 16 (20.78%) Java
12 16 (20.78%) UNIX
13 15 (19.48%) TDD
14 14 (18.18%) Web Development
14 14 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
14 14 (18.18%) XML
15 13 (16.88%) C
15 13 (16.88%) Unit Testing
16 12 (15.58%) HTML5
16 12 (15.58%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 12 (15.58%) Web Services
16 12 (15.58%) Visual Studio
16 12 (15.58%) Apache
16 12 (15.58%) Electronics
16 12 (15.58%) Subversion
17 11 (14.29%) Mathematics

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 12 (15.58%) Apache
2 4 (5.19%) CMS
2 4 (5.19%) Drupal
3 3 (3.90%) Node.js
3 3 (3.90%) IIS
4 1 (1.30%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.30%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.30%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.30%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.30%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (1.30%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.19%) KANA IQ
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.30%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 11 (14.29%) Ethernet
2 2 (2.60%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.30%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (23.38%) MySQL
2 10 (12.99%) Relational Database
3 6 (7.79%) Oracle Database
3 6 (7.79%) SQL Server
4 3 (3.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.90%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.90%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.30%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 12 (15.58%) Visual Studio
1 12 (15.58%) Subversion
2 4 (5.19%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.19%) Mercurial
3 2 (2.60%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.30%) LabVIEW
4 1 (1.30%) NUnit
4 1 (1.30%) CruiseControl
4 1 (1.30%) VisualWorks
General
1 12 (15.58%) Electronics
2 4 (5.19%) Finance
Job Titles
1 43 (55.84%) Developer
2 19 (24.68%) Software Engineer
3 17 (22.08%) Senior Developer
4 12 (15.58%) Software Developer
5 8 (10.39%) PHP Developer
6 7 (9.09%) Senior Software Developer
7 6 (7.79%) Web Developer
8 5 (6.49%) Applications Support
8 5 (6.49%) .NET Developer
8 5 (6.49%) Salesforce.com Developer
9 4 (5.19%) Senior PHP Developer
9 4 (5.19%) Applications Support Engineer
9 4 (5.19%) Support Engineer
10 3 (3.90%) C++ Software Engineer
10 3 (3.90%) Senior Web Developer
10 3 (3.90%) UI Developer
10 3 (3.90%) UI Programmer
11 2 (2.60%) Senior Java Developer
11 2 (2.60%) Java Developer
12 1 (1.30%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (42.86%) HTML
2 29 (37.66%) CSS
3 28 (36.36%) .NET
4 14 (18.18%) XML
5 12 (15.58%) Web Services
5 12 (15.58%) HTML5
5 12 (15.58%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 11 (14.29%) Direct3D
6 11 (14.29%) CSS3
6 11 (14.29%) Qt
6 11 (14.29%) WPF
6 11 (14.29%) OpenGL
6 11 (14.29%) STL
6 11 (14.29%) MFC
7 8 (10.39%) ASP.NET
7 8 (10.39%) JSON
7 8 (10.39%) jQuery
8 5 (6.49%) CodeIgniter
9 4 (5.19%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (5.19%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.29%) Mathematics
1 11 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 11 (14.29%) Visualisation
1 11 (14.29%) CUDA
2 5 (6.49%) Client/Server
2 5 (6.49%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.90%) Graphic Design
3 3 (3.90%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.30%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.30%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.30%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (23.38%) Windows
2 17 (22.08%) Linux
3 16 (20.78%) UNIX
4 6 (7.79%) Android
5 5 (6.49%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.30%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (46.75%) OO
2 24 (31.17%) Software Engineering
3 23 (29.87%) MVC
4 15 (19.48%) TDD
5 14 (18.18%) Web Development
5 14 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (16.88%) Unit Testing
7 11 (14.29%) Software Architecture
7 11 (14.29%) 3D Visualisation
7 11 (14.29%) Scrum
8 9 (11.69%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (10.39%) E-Commerce
10 7 (9.09%) Refactoring
11 4 (5.19%) Release Management
11 4 (5.19%) Incident Management
11 4 (5.19%) Enterprise Architecture
11 4 (5.19%) Time Management
11 4 (5.19%) Android Development
11 4 (5.19%) OOD
11 4 (5.19%) Extreme Programming
Programming Languages
1 42 (54.55%) C#
2 35 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 21 (27.27%) PHP
3 21 (27.27%) C++
4 16 (20.78%) Java
5 13 (16.88%) C
6 11 (14.29%) VC++
7 10 (12.99%) SQL
8 3 (3.90%) Python
8 3 (3.90%) XQuery
8 3 (3.90%) XPath
8 3 (3.90%) PHP5
9 2 (2.60%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.60%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.30%) VB
10 1 (1.30%) Smalltalk
10 1 (1.30%) Apex Code
10 1 (1.30%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 18 (23.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.30%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (11.69%) Oracle
2 5 (6.49%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (5.19%) KANA
3 4 (5.19%) Pega
4 3 (3.90%) Facebook
4 3 (3.90%) Twitter
4 3 (3.90%) Google
4 3 (3.90%) Zend
5 2 (2.60%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.30%) JBoss
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