The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Livingston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OO over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 13 12 27
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +15
Permanent jobs citing OO 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 6.67% 2.27% 1.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.69% 3.70% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +63.04%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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West Lothian

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Livingston region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Livingston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
26 27 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 86.67% 61.36% 83.52%
Number of salaries quoted 22 22 26
Average salary £35,750 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £52,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

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Salary Trend in Livingston

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

OO Salary Trend in Livingston

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Top 9 Related IT Skills in Livingston

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Livingston 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) UML
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) WinForms
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) WPF

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Top Related IT Skills in Livingston by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Livingston 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 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) WinForms
1 2 (100.00%) WPF
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) UML
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++