The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OO over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 39 24 32
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +8
Permanent jobs citing OO 164 309 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 5.55% 8.07% 6.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.45% 9.92% 8.03%
Number of salaries quoted 94 209 121
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
OO
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2543 3114 2490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 86.12% 81.28% 78.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1587 2068 1489
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

OO
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

OO Salary Trend in Scotland

OO
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OO across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

OO Salary Histogram in Scotland

OO
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -11 83 £40,000 - 9
Edinburgh -35 38 £40,000 - 12
Stirling +10 19 £43,750 -1.12% 1
West Lothian - 10 £37,500 -
Aberdeen +16 9 £45,000 +5.88%
Dundee 0 3 £40,000 - 1
Fife +2 2 £37,500 +10.29%
OO
UK

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

1 176 (51.31%) Agile Software Development
2 172 (50.15%) Java
3 130 (37.90%) JavaScript
4 123 (35.86%) C#
5 118 (34.40%) .NET
6 106 (30.90%) HTML
7 97 (28.28%) SQL
8 93 (27.11%) Spring
8 93 (27.11%) Software Engineering
9 90 (26.24%) CSS
10 85 (24.78%) Web Services
11 76 (22.16%) Degree
12 74 (21.57%) MVC
13 73 (21.28%) SQL Server
14 72 (20.99%) OOP
15 68 (19.83%) Hibernate
15 68 (19.83%) Relational Database
16 66 (19.24%) Git (software)
17 63 (18.37%) ASP.NET
18 61 (17.78%) Computer Science
19 60 (17.49%) TDD
20 58 (16.91%) Finance
20 58 (16.91%) HTML5
21 56 (16.33%) Linux
21 56 (16.33%) OOD
22 52 (15.16%) jQuery
23 51 (14.87%) Microsoft
24 46 (13.41%) Scrum
25 44 (12.83%) PHP
26 39 (11.37%) RDBMS

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Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

Application Platforms
1 32 (9.33%) Apache
2 17 (4.96%) Drupal
2 17 (4.96%) CMS
3 16 (4.66%) Tomcat
4 14 (4.08%) Node.js
5 10 (2.92%) Umbraco
6 8 (2.33%) WebLogic
7 6 (1.75%) Mule
8 5 (1.46%) WordPress
9 4 (1.17%) SharePoint Server
9 4 (1.17%) SharePoint
9 4 (1.17%) JBoss
9 4 (1.17%) Oracle Coherence
10 3 (0.87%) Joomla!
11 2 (0.58%) IIS
11 2 (0.58%) Mule ESB
12 1 (0.29%) SAP Portal
12 1 (0.29%) Liferay
12 1 (0.29%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 12 (3.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.87%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.58%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (0.87%) FINCAD Analytics
1 3 (0.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.29%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (3.50%) Amazon EC2
2 12 (3.50%) GitHub
3 11 (3.21%) Amazon S3
3 11 (3.21%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.29%) AWS OpsWorks
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.96%) Internet
2 4 (1.17%) DNS
2 4 (1.17%) HTTP
3 2 (0.58%) Firewall
3 2 (0.58%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.29%) Skype
4 1 (0.29%) SMS
4 1 (0.29%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (21.28%) SQL Server
2 68 (19.83%) Relational Database
3 39 (11.37%) RDBMS
3 39 (11.37%) MySQL
4 36 (10.50%) NoSQL
5 19 (5.54%) MongoDB
6 11 (3.21%) Amazon RDS
6 11 (3.21%) Big Data
7 8 (2.33%) OLAP
8 7 (2.04%) DB2
8 7 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (1.17%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (1.17%) SQLite
11 3 (0.87%) SSDT
12 2 (0.58%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (0.58%) Apache Cassandra
13 1 (0.29%) VoltDB
13 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database
13 1 (0.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 66 (19.24%) Git (software)
2 36 (10.50%) Subversion
3 23 (6.71%) Maven
4 21 (6.12%) JUnit
5 16 (4.66%) Ant
6 12 (3.50%) Visual Studio
7 11 (3.21%) Eclipse
8 10 (2.92%) JIRA
9 9 (2.62%) Flash Builder
10 7 (2.04%) FishEye
10 7 (2.04%) TeamCity
11 6 (1.75%) Jenkins
12 5 (1.46%) Team Foundation Server
13 3 (0.87%) Android Studio
13 3 (0.87%) Hudson
13 3 (0.87%) Mockito
14 2 (0.58%) IntelliJ
14 2 (0.58%) JSUnit
14 2 (0.58%) Mercurial
14 2 (0.58%) Firebug
General
1 58 (16.91%) Finance
2 31 (9.04%) Banking
3 15 (4.37%) Legal
4 14 (4.08%) Investment Banking
5 8 (2.33%) Front Office
5 8 (2.33%) Retail
6 6 (1.75%) Marketing
7 4 (1.17%) Games
8 3 (0.87%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.87%) Automotive
9 2 (0.58%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.58%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.29%) Avionics
10 1 (0.29%) Electronics
10 1 (0.29%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 246 (71.72%) Developer
2 64 (18.66%) Java Developer
3 47 (13.70%) Senior Developer
3 47 (13.70%) .NET Developer
4 41 (11.95%) Software Engineer
5 40 (11.66%) Software Developer
6 25 (7.29%) Web Developer
7 23 (6.71%) Senior Java Developer
8 21 (6.12%) PHP Developer
9 20 (5.83%) AWS Developer
10 14 (4.08%) C# Developer
11 13 (3.79%) Architect
11 13 (3.79%) ASP.NET Developer
12 12 (3.50%) Development Specialist
13 11 (3.21%) Lead Developer
14 10 (2.92%) Graduate
15 9 (2.62%) Junior
16 8 (2.33%) Consultant
16 8 (2.33%) Analyst
16 8 (2.33%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (34.40%) .NET
2 106 (30.90%) HTML
3 93 (27.11%) Spring
4 90 (26.24%) CSS
5 85 (24.78%) Web Services
6 68 (19.83%) Hibernate
7 63 (18.37%) ASP.NET
8 58 (16.91%) HTML5
9 52 (15.16%) jQuery
10 38 (11.08%) ASP.NET MVC
11 36 (10.50%) XML
12 32 (9.33%) J2EE
12 32 (9.33%) .NET Framework
13 29 (8.45%) CSS3
14 28 (8.16%) RESTful
15 27 (7.87%) SOAP
16 26 (7.58%) AngularJS
17 24 (7.00%) WCF
18 21 (6.12%) JMS
19 20 (5.83%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 61 (17.78%) Computer Science
2 32 (9.33%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (5.54%) Open Source
4 16 (4.66%) Enterprise Software
5 15 (4.37%) Social Media
6 14 (4.08%) BBC
7 11 (3.21%) Equities
8 10 (2.92%) Mathematics
9 9 (2.62%) Derivative
10 8 (2.33%) User Experience
11 7 (2.04%) Physics
12 6 (1.75%) Management Information System
13 5 (1.46%) Mobile App
13 5 (1.46%) Fixed Income
14 4 (1.17%) Device Driver
14 4 (1.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 4 (1.17%) N-Tier
14 4 (1.17%) Reference Data
14 4 (1.17%) Wiki
14 4 (1.17%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 56 (16.33%) Linux
2 29 (8.45%) UNIX
3 27 (7.87%) Windows
4 22 (6.41%) Apple iOS
5 16 (4.66%) Android
6 10 (2.92%) Debian
6 10 (2.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.58%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (0.58%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.29%) VxWorks
8 1 (0.29%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (51.31%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (27.11%) Software Engineering
3 74 (21.57%) MVC
4 72 (20.99%) OOP
5 60 (17.49%) TDD
6 56 (16.33%) OOD
7 46 (13.41%) Scrum
8 39 (11.37%) Continuous Integration
9 36 (10.50%) BDD
10 35 (10.20%) Unit Testing
11 34 (9.91%) Mentoring
12 25 (7.29%) Web Development
13 20 (5.83%) Content Management
14 19 (5.54%) Analytics
15 18 (5.25%) SOA
15 18 (5.25%) Automated Testing
15 18 (5.25%) Web Application Development
16 17 (4.96%) Requirements Analysis
17 13 (3.79%) Waterfall
18 12 (3.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 172 (50.15%) Java
2 130 (37.90%) JavaScript
3 123 (35.86%) C#
4 97 (28.28%) SQL
5 44 (12.83%) PHP
6 34 (9.91%) C++
7 29 (8.45%) Ruby
8 19 (5.54%) PL/SQL
8 19 (5.54%) Perl
9 16 (4.66%) Python
10 15 (4.37%) C
11 14 (4.08%) T-SQL
12 11 (3.21%) Shell Script
13 8 (2.33%) Objective-C
14 7 (2.04%) VB.NET
15 5 (1.46%) VB
15 5 (1.46%) VB6
16 4 (1.17%) SAPscript
16 4 (1.17%) ABAP
17 3 (0.87%) F#
Qualifications
1 76 (22.16%) Degree
2 7 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 6 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (0.87%) MCP
5 2 (0.58%) OCPJP
5 2 (0.58%) Sun Certification
5 2 (0.58%) ISEB
5 2 (0.58%) CISSP
5 2 (0.58%) PhD
5 2 (0.58%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.54%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.29%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (1.46%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 1 (0.29%) Ansible
2 1 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 51 (14.87%) Microsoft
2 39 (11.37%) Oracle
3 17 (4.96%) Sybase
4 16 (4.66%) Apple
5 14 (4.08%) Yahoo!
5 14 (4.08%) Google
5 14 (4.08%) Sony
5 14 (4.08%) Facebook
6 8 (2.33%) IBM
7 6 (1.75%) Adobe
7 6 (1.75%) SAP
8 5 (1.46%) HP
9 4 (1.17%) GoldenSource
9 4 (1.17%) TIBCO
9 4 (1.17%) DevExpress
10 3 (0.87%) Zend
10 3 (0.87%) Telerik
11 2 (0.58%) Alterian
11 2 (0.58%) Hyland
11 2 (0.58%) Sun
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Edinburgh, Midlothian
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Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
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Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
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Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Harvey Nash plc
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Glasgow
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