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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 37 22 47
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +25
Permanent jobs citing OO 171 296 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 5.46% 8.65% 4.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.50% 10.55% 5.63%
Number of salaries quoted 94 194 90
Average salary £39,750 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.35% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,150 £30,450 £27,650
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £69,250 £60,000
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
2631 2805 2310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 83.98% 81.97% 79.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1666 1838 1446
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
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 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

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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

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Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OO across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

OO Salary Histogram in Scotland

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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 27 February 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 -17 78 £37,500 -16.66% 7
Edinburgh -9 62 £40,000 - 11
Dundee +3 8 £38,750 +0.64% 1
Aberdeen +7 7 £40,000 +6.66%
West Lothian +1 6 £35,000 -6.66%
Stirling - 5 £55,000 -
Fife -5 2 £28,000 -3.44%
Highlands - 1 £45,000 -
Dumfries and Galloway - 1 - -
OO
UK

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 209 (47.18%) Java
1 209 (47.18%) Agile Software Development
2 187 (42.21%) JavaScript
3 173 (39.05%) C#
4 167 (37.70%) HTML
5 157 (35.44%) CSS
6 155 (34.99%) .NET
7 125 (28.22%) SQL
8 123 (27.77%) SQL Server
9 119 (26.86%) Software Engineering
10 115 (25.96%) Relational Database
11 114 (25.73%) MVC
12 105 (23.70%) Degree
13 101 (22.80%) Web Services
14 99 (22.35%) ASP.NET
15 98 (22.12%) Linux
15 98 (22.12%) OOD
16 96 (21.67%) OOP
17 92 (20.77%) jQuery
18 90 (20.32%) TDD
19 88 (19.86%) Spring
20 81 (18.28%) Git (software)
21 80 (18.06%) Microsoft
22 76 (17.16%) Finance
23 75 (16.93%) Continuous Integration
24 74 (16.70%) Scrum
25 73 (16.48%) Computer Science
26 68 (15.35%) C++
27 66 (14.90%) MySQL
27 66 (14.90%) Oracle

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Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 31 (7.00%) Tomcat
2 30 (6.77%) Apache
3 28 (6.32%) CMS
4 23 (5.19%) Drupal
5 22 (4.97%) IIS
6 20 (4.51%) Umbraco
7 17 (3.84%) WordPress
8 14 (3.16%) SharePoint
8 14 (3.16%) Node.js
9 12 (2.71%) JBoss
10 8 (1.81%) WebLogic
11 6 (1.35%) Elasticsearch
11 6 (1.35%) ExpressionEngine
12 5 (1.13%) Liferay
13 4 (0.90%) Joomla!
13 4 (0.90%) SharePoint 2010
14 1 (0.23%) Oracle Coherence
14 1 (0.23%) Mule
14 1 (0.23%) nginx
14 1 (0.23%) ColdFusion MX
Applications
1 24 (5.42%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.68%) MS Office
3 2 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.23%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 7 (1.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.68%) FINCAD Analytics
3 2 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.45%) Magento
4 1 (0.23%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.23%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.81%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (1.81%) GitHub
2 7 (1.58%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (1.58%) Amazon SQS
2 7 (1.58%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (1.58%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 24 (5.42%) Internet
2 15 (3.39%) HTTP
3 4 (0.90%) Intranet
4 2 (0.45%) DNS
5 1 (0.23%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.23%) SMS
5 1 (0.23%) Extranet
5 1 (0.23%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (27.77%) SQL Server
2 115 (25.96%) Relational Database
3 66 (14.90%) MySQL
4 62 (14.00%) RDBMS
5 31 (7.00%) NoSQL
6 16 (3.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 14 (3.16%) MongoDB
8 11 (2.48%) PostgreSQL
9 10 (2.26%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (1.81%) Big Data
10 8 (1.81%) SQL Server 2005
11 7 (1.58%) Amazon RDS
12 5 (1.13%) Hadoop
13 3 (0.68%) SQLite
13 3 (0.68%) Oracle Database
14 2 (0.45%) Apache Cassandra
14 2 (0.45%) VoltDB
14 2 (0.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 2 (0.45%) DB2
15 1 (0.23%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 81 (18.28%) Git (software)
2 49 (11.06%) Subversion
3 37 (8.35%) Visual Studio
4 25 (5.64%) JUnit
5 12 (2.71%) Eclipse
5 12 (2.71%) JIRA
6 10 (2.26%) Maven
7 8 (1.81%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (1.81%) NUnit
8 7 (1.58%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 7 (1.58%) Jenkins
9 6 (1.35%) Hudson
10 5 (1.13%) FishEye
10 5 (1.13%) Moq
10 5 (1.13%) Clang
11 4 (0.90%) TeamCity
12 3 (0.68%) Android Studio
12 3 (0.68%) Ant
12 3 (0.68%) IntelliJ
12 3 (0.68%) Mercurial
General
1 76 (17.16%) Finance
2 35 (7.90%) Banking
3 21 (4.74%) Investment Banking
4 20 (4.51%) Front Office
5 18 (4.06%) Retail
6 17 (3.84%) Marketing
7 14 (3.16%) Back Office
8 7 (1.58%) Aerospace
9 5 (1.13%) Games
10 3 (0.68%) Local Government
11 2 (0.45%) Electronics
11 2 (0.45%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.23%) Automotive
12 1 (0.23%) Advertising
12 1 (0.23%) Avionics
12 1 (0.23%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 322 (72.69%) Developer
2 85 (19.19%) Java Developer
3 69 (15.58%) Software Engineer
4 59 (13.32%) Software Developer
5 58 (13.09%) .NET Developer
6 52 (11.74%) Senior Developer
7 32 (7.22%) PHP Developer
8 30 (6.77%) Senior Java Developer
9 26 (5.87%) Web Developer
10 24 (5.42%) Lead Developer
11 23 (5.19%) C# Developer
12 17 (3.84%) Architect
13 16 (3.61%) Analyst
14 15 (3.39%) ASP.NET Developer
14 15 (3.39%) Java Architect
15 14 (3.16%) C# .NET Developer
15 14 (3.16%) Junior
16 13 (2.93%) Python Developer
17 12 (2.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 11 (2.48%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 167 (37.70%) HTML
2 157 (35.44%) CSS
3 155 (34.99%) .NET
4 101 (22.80%) Web Services
5 99 (22.35%) ASP.NET
6 92 (20.77%) jQuery
7 88 (19.86%) Spring
8 64 (14.45%) HTML5
9 54 (12.19%) ASP.NET MVC
10 48 (10.84%) Hibernate
10 48 (10.84%) XML
11 44 (9.93%) .NET Framework
12 37 (8.35%) CSS3
13 36 (8.13%) WCF
14 33 (7.45%) REST
15 30 (6.77%) SOAP
16 26 (5.87%) AngularJS
17 24 (5.42%) JMS
17 24 (5.42%) RESTful
18 22 (4.97%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 73 (16.48%) Computer Science
2 24 (5.42%) Mathematics
3 23 (5.19%) Physics
4 22 (4.97%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (4.51%) Open Source
6 17 (3.84%) Social Media
7 15 (3.39%) BBC
8 14 (3.16%) Derivative
9 13 (2.93%) Equities
9 13 (2.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 13 (2.93%) Mobile App
10 12 (2.71%) Algorithms
11 10 (2.26%) Data Structures
12 9 (2.03%) User Experience
12 9 (2.03%) N-Tier
13 8 (1.81%) Hedge funds
13 8 (1.81%) Digital Media
13 8 (1.81%) Enterprise Software
14 7 (1.58%) Inversion of Control
15 6 (1.35%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 98 (22.12%) Linux
2 50 (11.29%) Windows
3 35 (7.90%) UNIX
4 27 (6.09%) Android
5 26 (5.87%) Apple iOS
6 14 (3.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (2.48%) Debian
7 11 (2.48%) Mac OS X
8 4 (0.90%) Solaris
9 3 (0.68%) Embedded Linux
10 2 (0.45%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.45%) CentOS
11 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.23%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.23%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 209 (47.18%) Agile Software Development
2 119 (26.86%) Software Engineering
3 114 (25.73%) MVC
4 98 (22.12%) OOD
5 96 (21.67%) OOP
6 90 (20.32%) TDD
7 75 (16.93%) Continuous Integration
8 74 (16.70%) Scrum
9 41 (9.26%) Unit Testing
9 41 (9.26%) BDD
10 35 (7.90%) Mentoring
11 30 (6.77%) Web Development
12 29 (6.55%) Automated Testing
13 23 (5.19%) Dependency Injection
14 22 (4.97%) Multithreading
15 21 (4.74%) Web Application Development
15 21 (4.74%) Analytics
16 19 (4.29%) Coaching
17 18 (4.06%) Waterfall
18 17 (3.84%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 209 (47.18%) Java
2 187 (42.21%) JavaScript
3 173 (39.05%) C#
4 125 (28.22%) SQL
5 68 (15.35%) C++
6 63 (14.22%) PHP
7 33 (7.45%) Python
8 29 (6.55%) Ruby
9 22 (4.97%) T-SQL
9 22 (4.97%) Perl
10 18 (4.06%) C
10 18 (4.06%) VB.NET
11 14 (3.16%) PL/SQL
12 11 (2.48%) PHP5
13 8 (1.81%) Shell Script
14 7 (1.58%) XPath
14 7 (1.58%) F#
14 7 (1.58%) XQuery
15 6 (1.35%) Groovy
16 5 (1.13%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 105 (23.70%) Degree
2 6 (1.35%) Security Cleared
3 4 (0.90%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.45%) Postgraduate
4 2 (0.45%) PhD
4 2 (0.45%) VCP4
4 2 (0.45%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.23%) ISEB
5 1 (0.23%) CISSP
5 1 (0.23%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.23%) OCPJP
5 1 (0.23%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.61%) QA
2 1 (0.23%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (0.23%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (1.81%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 1 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.23%) Ansible
Vendors
1 80 (18.06%) Microsoft
2 66 (14.90%) Oracle
3 23 (5.19%) Sybase
4 22 (4.97%) IBM
5 15 (3.39%) Apple
5 15 (3.39%) Google
6 14 (3.16%) Yahoo!
6 14 (3.16%) Facebook
6 14 (3.16%) Sony
7 8 (1.81%) HP
7 8 (1.81%) Xamarin
8 7 (1.58%) Appcelerator
9 4 (0.90%) Zend
9 4 (0.90%) Kony
9 4 (0.90%) Adobe
9 4 (0.90%) SAP
10 3 (0.68%) Dell
10 3 (0.68%) Hyland
10 3 (0.68%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.45%) Red Gate
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