The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 95 81 65
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -16
Permanent jobs citing OOP 5 14 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.39% 1.03% 3.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 1.16% 3.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2 14 42
Median salary £35,000 £38,500 £41,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -7.78%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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 1202 1433
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 89.98% 88.06% 87.32%
Number of salaries quoted 741 720 930
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing OOP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT jobs citing OOP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for OOP.

1 13 (86.67%) OO
2 8 (53.33%) Software Engineering
3 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (40.00%) Apple iOS
5 4 (26.67%) Relational Database
5 4 (26.67%) Android
6 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
6 3 (20.00%) Banking
6 3 (20.00%) Mobile Development
6 3 (20.00%) Finance
6 3 (20.00%) C#
6 3 (20.00%) Java
6 3 (20.00%) iOS Development
7 2 (13.33%) SOAP
7 2 (13.33%) PHP
7 2 (13.33%) SQL
7 2 (13.33%) VB
7 2 (13.33%) .NET
7 2 (13.33%) Cocoa
7 2 (13.33%) RDBMS
7 2 (13.33%) DevOps
7 2 (13.33%) Web Application Development
7 2 (13.33%) Mobile App
7 2 (13.33%) Spring
7 2 (13.33%) Degree
7 2 (13.33%) SEO
7 2 (13.33%) Memory Management
8 1 (6.67%) QA
8 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
8 1 (6.67%) Visualisation

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (13.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (6.67%) MySQL
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) JUnit
1 1 (6.67%) Maven
General
1 3 (20.00%) Banking
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Android Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Software Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) PHP Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Software Developer
4 1 (6.67%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) iOS Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Java Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Lead Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Lead iOS Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
1 2 (13.33%) Cocoa
1 2 (13.33%) SOAP
1 2 (13.33%) Spring
2 1 (6.67%) CSS
2 1 (6.67%) Hibernate
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
2 1 (6.67%) HTML5
2 1 (6.67%) JSON
2 1 (6.67%) OpenGL
2 1 (6.67%) REST
2 1 (6.67%) VTK
2 1 (6.67%) Web Services
2 1 (6.67%) WebGL
2 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (13.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (6.67%) Data Structures
3 1 (6.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (26.67%) Android
3 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) OO
2 8 (53.33%) Software Engineering
3 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (20.00%) iOS Development
4 3 (20.00%) Mobile Development
5 2 (13.33%) DevOps
5 2 (13.33%) Memory Management
5 2 (13.33%) SEO
5 2 (13.33%) Web Application Development
6 1 (6.67%) Analytics
6 1 (6.67%) Android Development
6 1 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (6.67%) Game Development
6 1 (6.67%) MVC
6 1 (6.67%) Open Source
6 1 (6.67%) Scrum
6 1 (6.67%) SDLC
6 1 (6.67%) TDD
6 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) C#
1 3 (20.00%) Java
2 2 (13.33%) PHP
2 2 (13.33%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) VB
3 1 (6.67%) C
3 1 (6.67%) C++
3 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle
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