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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 11 14 21
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +7
Permanent jobs citing OOP 2 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 5.41% 1.72% 3.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.69% 2.27% 4.23%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £28,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -26.92%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
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
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% -

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 11 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) OOD
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Android
1 3 (100.00%) Mentoring

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Fife by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Android
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) OOD
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree