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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 96 79 81
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +2
Permanent jobs citing OOP 2 25 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.16% 1.70% 1.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 1.87% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1 17 17
Median salary £60,000 £38,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+55.84% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
1108 1339 1304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 91.19% 90.84% 87.63%
Number of salaries quoted 653 855 870
Median salary £47,500 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.74% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
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 30 July 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 6 (85.71%) OO
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) C#
4 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
5 2 (28.57%) Derivative
5 2 (28.57%) Apple iOS
5 2 (28.57%) Android
5 2 (28.57%) VB
5 2 (28.57%) Java
5 2 (28.57%) .NET
5 2 (28.57%) TDD
5 2 (28.57%) Degree
5 2 (28.57%) Finance
6 1 (14.29%) Scrum
6 1 (14.29%) Equities
6 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
6 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
6 1 (14.29%) Selenium
6 1 (14.29%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (14.29%) Spring
6 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
6 1 (14.29%) J2EE
6 1 (14.29%) Front Office
6 1 (14.29%) JMeter
6 1 (14.29%) VBA
6 1 (14.29%) Postgraduate
6 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
6 1 (14.29%) JMS
6 1 (14.29%) OOD

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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
1 1 (14.29%) Jasmine
1 1 (14.29%) JMeter
1 1 (14.29%) Selenium
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Android Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Scala Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Qualitative Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Quantitative Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Quantitative Analyst Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Quantitative Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Scala Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (14.29%) Akka
2 1 (14.29%) J2EE
2 1 (14.29%) JMS
2 1 (14.29%) Spring
2 1 (14.29%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Derivative
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Equities
2 1 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
2 1 (14.29%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Android
1 2 (28.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) OO
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
4 2 (28.57%) TDD
5 1 (14.29%) Analytics
5 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Domain-Driven Design
5 1 (14.29%) Functional Programming
5 1 (14.29%) OOD
5 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) VB
4 1 (14.29%) C
4 1 (14.29%) F#
4 1 (14.29%) Scala
4 1 (14.29%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) Postgraduate
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
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