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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 15 7 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs citing OO 1 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 1.82% 16.67% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.13% 21.05% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 0
Average salary £28,500 £34,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.39% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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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
32 57 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 58.18% 79.17% 91.49%
Number of salaries quoted 22 37 32
Average salary £42,463 £40,750 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.20% +7.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £150,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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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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Top 18 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) C++
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) OOP
2 2 (50.00%) Delphi
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) ABAP
3 1 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) Release Management
3 1 (25.00%) Product Management

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Top Related IT Skills in Fife by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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.

Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) ABAP Developer
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) OOP
3 1 (25.00%) Release Management
3 1 (25.00%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) Delphi
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) ABAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) SAP
Dunfermline, Fife
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Dunfermline, Fife
BitWise Limited
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 9 days ago