The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Fife region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OO over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 7 12 11
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Permanent jobs citing OO 6 3 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 16.22% 5.17% 16.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 23.08% 6.82% 18.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 9
Average salary £39,750 £28,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.47% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,550 £27,700 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,950 £41,700 £40,200
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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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 Fife region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Fife
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
26 44 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 70.27% 75.86% 91.03%
Number of salaries quoted 17 36 36
Average salary £32,500 £42,926 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.28% +1.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,500 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OO across the Fife region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

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Salary Trend in Fife

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OO across the Fife region.

OO Salary Trend in Fife

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Salary Histogram in Fife

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OO across the Fife region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

OO Salary Histogram in Fife

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Job Locations in Fife

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the Fife region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dunfermline +5 1 £52,500 +90.90%
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Scotland

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Top 21 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Fife region citing OO 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 OO.

1 15 (100.00%) C++
1 15 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (86.67%) Java
3 12 (80.00%) OOD
4 10 (66.67%) .NET
4 10 (66.67%) Degree
5 9 (60.00%) Android
5 9 (60.00%) C#
6 8 (53.33%) C
7 5 (33.33%) Mentoring
8 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (20.00%) Electronics
9 3 (20.00%) Windows
9 3 (20.00%) OOP
10 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
10 1 (6.67%) HTML
10 1 (6.67%) CSS
10 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
10 1 (6.67%) SQL
10 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
10 1 (6.67%) Fintech

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Top Related IT Skills in Fife by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Fife region citing OO 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 OO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 3 (20.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Junior
2 5 (33.33%) Junior Software Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) C++ Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) CSS
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (6.67%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Android
2 3 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (80.00%) OOD
3 5 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (20.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C++
2 13 (86.67%) Java
3 9 (60.00%) C#
4 8 (53.33%) C
5 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft