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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 78 85 75
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -10
Permanent jobs citing OOP 31 13 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.08% 1.03% 1.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.49% 1.21% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 26 8 8
Average salary £38,500 £36,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.94% +1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £34,250 £33,525
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £39,000 £38,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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
1245 1071 991
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 83.39% 84.66% 81.30%
Number of salaries quoted 842 687 705
Average salary £41,500 £47,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.70% +10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 2014.

OOP Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 44 (59.46%) C#
2 41 (55.41%) .NET
3 32 (43.24%) MVC
3 32 (43.24%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (37.84%) OO
5 27 (36.49%) Degree
6 26 (35.14%) Linux
7 25 (33.78%) Windows
7 25 (33.78%) JavaScript
7 25 (33.78%) Computer Science
7 25 (33.78%) TDD
8 24 (32.43%) Mathematics
8 24 (32.43%) C++
9 23 (31.08%) HTML
9 23 (31.08%) Unit Testing
10 22 (29.73%) Software Engineering
10 22 (29.73%) MySQL
10 22 (29.73%) CSS
11 21 (28.38%) Visual Studio
12 20 (27.03%) PHP
12 20 (27.03%) WPF
13 19 (25.68%) Visualisation
13 19 (25.68%) C
13 19 (25.68%) OpenGL
14 17 (22.97%) Ethernet
14 17 (22.97%) Electronics
14 17 (22.97%) MFC
14 17 (22.97%) UNIX
14 17 (22.97%) STL
14 17 (22.97%) XML

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 8 (10.81%) Apache
2 4 (5.41%) IIS
3 3 (4.05%) CMS
3 3 (4.05%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (1.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.35%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 17 (22.97%) Ethernet
2 2 (2.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (29.73%) MySQL
2 5 (6.76%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.76%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.70%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.35%) Big Data
4 1 (1.35%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.35%) VoltDB
Development Applications
1 21 (28.38%) Visual Studio
2 17 (22.97%) Subversion
3 5 (6.76%) Git (software)
4 3 (4.05%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.35%) Moq
5 1 (1.35%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.35%) NUnit
General
1 17 (22.97%) Electronics
2 3 (4.05%) Finance
3 2 (2.70%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.35%) Games
4 1 (1.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 44 (59.46%) Developer
2 21 (28.38%) Software Engineer
3 17 (22.97%) Software Developer
4 13 (17.57%) Senior Developer
4 13 (17.57%) UI Developer
4 13 (17.57%) UI Programmer
5 10 (13.51%) Senior Software Developer
6 5 (6.76%) .NET Developer
6 5 (6.76%) C# Developer
7 4 (5.41%) PHP Developer
7 4 (5.41%) Java Developer
8 3 (4.05%) Performance Analyst
8 3 (4.05%) Performance Test Analyst
8 3 (4.05%) Analyst
8 3 (4.05%) Test Analyst
9 2 (2.70%) Senior Software Engineer
9 2 (2.70%) Applications Developer
9 2 (2.70%) Senior PHP Developer
10 1 (1.35%) Technical Development Manager
10 1 (1.35%) Senior Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (55.41%) .NET
2 23 (31.08%) HTML
3 22 (29.73%) CSS
4 20 (27.03%) WPF
5 19 (25.68%) OpenGL
6 17 (22.97%) MFC
6 17 (22.97%) STL
6 17 (22.97%) XML
6 17 (22.97%) Qt
6 17 (22.97%) Direct3D
7 16 (21.62%) JSON
8 14 (18.92%) SOAP
9 13 (17.57%) Backbone.js
10 11 (14.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 10 (13.51%) ASP.NET
12 7 (9.46%) ASP.NET MVC
13 6 (8.11%) HTML5
13 6 (8.11%) Web Services
14 5 (6.76%) CSS3
14 5 (6.76%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 25 (33.78%) Computer Science
2 24 (32.43%) Mathematics
3 19 (25.68%) Visualisation
4 17 (22.97%) CUDA
5 13 (17.57%) Digital Media
5 13 (17.57%) Graphic Design
6 4 (5.41%) Social Media
7 3 (4.05%) Physics
7 3 (4.05%) User Experience
8 1 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.35%) N-Tier
8 1 (1.35%) EPoS
8 1 (1.35%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 26 (35.14%) Linux
2 25 (33.78%) Windows
3 17 (22.97%) UNIX
4 14 (18.92%) Android
5 13 (17.57%) Apple iOS
6 3 (4.05%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (43.24%) MVC
1 32 (43.24%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (37.84%) OO
3 25 (33.78%) TDD
4 23 (31.08%) Unit Testing
5 22 (29.73%) Software Engineering
6 17 (22.97%) E-Commerce
6 17 (22.97%) Software Architecture
6 17 (22.97%) 3D Visualisation
7 16 (21.62%) Mentoring
8 14 (18.92%) Android Development
8 14 (18.92%) Web Development
9 13 (17.57%) iOS Development
9 13 (17.57%) Waterfall
10 11 (14.86%) Scrum
11 6 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (5.41%) SOA
12 4 (5.41%) RUP
12 4 (5.41%) DSDM
13 3 (4.05%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 44 (59.46%) C#
2 25 (33.78%) JavaScript
3 24 (32.43%) C++
4 20 (27.03%) PHP
5 19 (25.68%) C
6 17 (22.97%) VC++
7 13 (17.57%) Java
8 7 (9.46%) Python
9 4 (5.41%) Ruby
9 4 (5.41%) SQL
10 1 (1.35%) PHP5
10 1 (1.35%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (36.49%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (4.05%) Microsoft
1 3 (4.05%) Google
1 3 (4.05%) Zend
1 3 (4.05%) Facebook
1 3 (4.05%) Twitter
2 2 (2.70%) Xamarin
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago