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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 83 59 73
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +14
Permanent jobs citing OOP 15 54 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.13% 3.43% 1.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.30% 3.99% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 14 40 11
Average salary £38,500 £45,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.44% +34.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £38,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,050 £45,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £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
1153 1354 864
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 87.08% 86.08% 81.20%
Number of salaries quoted 695 886 515
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
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 26 May 2015.

OOP Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 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 25 (75.76%) Software Engineering
2 23 (69.70%) C#
2 23 (69.70%) Computer Science
3 22 (66.67%) Mathematics
4 21 (63.64%) .NET
4 21 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (57.58%) TDD
5 19 (57.58%) C++
5 19 (57.58%) SDLC
6 18 (54.55%) Visual Studio
6 18 (54.55%) Windows
6 18 (54.55%) Degree
7 17 (51.52%) C
7 17 (51.52%) Software Architecture
7 17 (51.52%) Unit Testing
8 16 (48.48%) Visualisation
8 16 (48.48%) Waterfall
8 16 (48.48%) Linear Algebra
8 16 (48.48%) 3D Visualisation
8 16 (48.48%) STL
8 16 (48.48%) VC++
8 16 (48.48%) Ethernet
8 16 (48.48%) MFC
8 16 (48.48%) Subversion
8 16 (48.48%) Electronics
9 15 (45.45%) OpenGL
9 15 (45.45%) UNIX
9 15 (45.45%) OO
9 15 (45.45%) CUDA
9 15 (45.45%) Direct3D

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 26 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 (3.03%) IIS
1 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.03%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) FINCAD Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.03%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 16 (48.48%) Ethernet
2 1 (3.03%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.06%) MySQL
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.03%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (3.03%) Big Data
3 1 (3.03%) VoltDB
Development Applications
1 18 (54.55%) Visual Studio
2 16 (48.48%) Subversion
3 2 (6.06%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
General
1 16 (48.48%) Electronics
2 6 (18.18%) Finance
3 4 (12.12%) Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Front Office
4 1 (3.03%) Games
Job Titles
1 24 (72.73%) Software Engineer
2 10 (30.30%) Developer
3 5 (15.15%) Software Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Graduate
4 3 (9.09%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Quantitative Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Junior Software Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) SharePoint Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Applications Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (63.64%) .NET
2 16 (48.48%) MFC
2 16 (48.48%) STL
3 15 (45.45%) OpenGL
3 15 (45.45%) WPF
3 15 (45.45%) Qt
3 15 (45.45%) Direct3D
4 7 (21.21%) HTML
4 7 (21.21%) CSS
5 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET
5 4 (12.12%) jQuery
6 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (9.09%) .NET Framework
7 2 (6.06%) WinForms
7 2 (6.06%) AngularJS
8 1 (3.03%) Semantic HTML
8 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (3.03%) Ext JS
8 1 (3.03%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (3.03%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 23 (69.70%) Computer Science
2 22 (66.67%) Mathematics
3 16 (48.48%) Visualisation
4 15 (45.45%) CUDA
5 6 (18.18%) Physics
6 1 (3.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (3.03%) Equities
6 1 (3.03%) Derivative
6 1 (3.03%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (3.03%) PlayStation
6 1 (3.03%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 18 (54.55%) Windows
2 15 (45.45%) UNIX
3 4 (12.12%) Linux
4 1 (3.03%) Mac OS X
4 1 (3.03%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (75.76%) Software Engineering
2 21 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (57.58%) TDD
3 19 (57.58%) SDLC
4 17 (51.52%) Unit Testing
4 17 (51.52%) Software Architecture
5 16 (48.48%) Waterfall
5 16 (48.48%) 3D Visualisation
5 16 (48.48%) Linear Algebra
6 15 (45.45%) OO
7 4 (12.12%) MVC
8 3 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (6.06%) Scrum
10 1 (3.03%) Asset Management
10 1 (3.03%) CRM
10 1 (3.03%) OOD
10 1 (3.03%) UML
10 1 (3.03%) OOA/OOD
10 1 (3.03%) Cash Management
10 1 (3.03%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 23 (69.70%) C#
2 19 (57.58%) C++
3 17 (51.52%) C
4 16 (48.48%) VC++
5 9 (27.27%) Java
6 8 (24.24%) JavaScript
7 5 (15.15%) PHP
8 4 (12.12%) SQL
9 2 (6.06%) PL/SQL
9 2 (6.06%) Python
10 1 (3.03%) Ruby
10 1 (3.03%) F#
10 1 (3.03%) VBA
10 1 (3.03%) Perl
Qualifications
1 18 (54.55%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.03%) Hyland
2 1 (3.03%) Xamarin
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle
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