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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank - 13 13
Permanent jobs citing OO 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston - 2.86% 1.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 4.00% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £37,500 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +63.04%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
OO
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
21 25 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 87.50% 71.43% 70.18%
Number of salaries quoted 19 24 24
Average salary £35,500 £41,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.41% +13.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £50,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

OO
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

OO
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