The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Fife region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank - 15 13
Permanent jobs citing OOP 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife - 1.92% 1.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.56% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £40,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +45.45%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
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 Fife region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Fife
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
38 39 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 82.61% 75.00% 48.21%
Number of salaries quoted 33 29 18
Average salary £40,000 £29,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.93% -10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £21,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £43,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

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

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

OOP
Salary Trend in Fife

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

OOP Salary Trend in Fife

OOP
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Fife 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) XHTML
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Rapid Prototyping
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Fife by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Fife 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Web Developer
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) XHTML
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Rapid Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft