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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank - 13 10
Permanent jobs citing OO 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston - 2.86% 4.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 3.85% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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
17 26 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 85.00% 74.29% 69.39%
Number of salaries quoted 15 21 20
Average salary £36,500 £41,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.97% +17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £49,700 £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