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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 28 29 25
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Permanent jobs citing OO 252 262 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 7.56% 7.01% 7.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.52% 8.40% 9.23%
Number of salaries quoted 148 179 140
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,050 £28,300 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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
2957 3119 2534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 88.69% 83.51% 83.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1848 2026 1642
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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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 1 September 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 1 September 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 -9 111 £42,500 +6.25% 12
Edinburgh +4 87 £42,500 +1.19% 10
Stirling +25 20 £28,000 -39.13%
Dundee 0 9 £36,500 +29.20% 1
West Lothian 0 7 £60,000 -
Fife -1 6 £38,000 +6.29% 5
Argyll and Bute - 5 £30,000 -
Moray - 3 - -
Aberdeen +4 2 £38,250 -12.06% 5
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UK

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 234 (55.32%) Agile Software Development
2 232 (54.85%) Java
3 146 (34.52%) SQL
4 138 (32.62%) JavaScript
5 128 (30.26%) C#
6 127 (30.02%) .NET
7 126 (29.79%) Degree
8 116 (27.42%) Software Engineering
8 116 (27.42%) Web Services
9 111 (26.24%) HTML
10 105 (24.82%) Spring
11 103 (24.35%) Linux
12 99 (23.40%) Relational Database
13 92 (21.75%) Finance
14 85 (20.09%) TDD
14 85 (20.09%) CSS
15 81 (19.15%) SQL Server
16 76 (17.97%) Hibernate
16 76 (17.97%) Unit Testing
16 76 (17.97%) SDLC
17 75 (17.73%) Computer Science
18 72 (17.02%) OOP
19 70 (16.55%) Analytical Skills
20 69 (16.31%) Git (software)
21 68 (16.08%) OOD
22 67 (15.84%) C++
23 61 (14.42%) UNIX
23 61 (14.42%) Scrum
24 60 (14.18%) RDBMS
25 58 (13.71%) Microsoft

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Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 58 (13.71%) Apache
2 36 (8.51%) Tomcat
3 12 (2.84%) Mule
3 12 (2.84%) Node.js
4 11 (2.60%) JBoss
5 9 (2.13%) CMS
6 8 (1.89%) SharePoint
7 7 (1.65%) Umbraco
8 6 (1.42%) WebLogic
8 6 (1.42%) Drupal
9 5 (1.18%) Mule ESB
10 3 (0.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 3 (0.71%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 3 (0.71%) GlassFish
10 3 (0.71%) AquaLogic
11 2 (0.47%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (0.47%) Oracle Coherence
11 2 (0.47%) Sitefinity
11 2 (0.47%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (0.47%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 40 (9.46%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (2.84%) Magento
2 3 (0.71%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (0.71%) AquaLogic BPM
2 3 (0.71%) PRMS
3 1 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.24%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (1.89%) GitHub
3 6 (1.42%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (0.95%) Amazon S3
4 4 (0.95%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (0.47%) IaaS
6 1 (0.24%) Trello
6 1 (0.24%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (6.38%) Internet
2 9 (2.13%) HTTP
3 5 (1.18%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.71%) DNS
5 2 (0.47%) ICMP
5 2 (0.47%) SNMP
5 2 (0.47%) DHCP
5 2 (0.47%) Wireless
5 2 (0.47%) Wireshark
5 2 (0.47%) DLNA
6 1 (0.24%) WAN
6 1 (0.24%) Firewall
6 1 (0.24%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (23.40%) Relational Database
2 81 (19.15%) SQL Server
3 60 (14.18%) RDBMS
4 58 (13.71%) MySQL
5 28 (6.62%) NoSQL
6 22 (5.20%) OLAP
7 15 (3.55%) Big Data
8 13 (3.07%) MongoDB
9 9 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
10 8 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 8 (1.89%) DB2
11 7 (1.65%) SQLite
12 6 (1.42%) Oracle Database
12 6 (1.42%) Oracle Database 11g
12 6 (1.42%) Oracle Database 10g
13 4 (0.95%) BusinessObjects
13 4 (0.95%) Sybase ASE
13 4 (0.95%) Oracle Reports
13 4 (0.95%) Amazon RDS
13 4 (0.95%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 69 (16.31%) Git (software)
2 45 (10.64%) Maven
3 42 (9.93%) Subversion
4 29 (6.86%) Ant
5 25 (5.91%) JUnit
6 22 (5.20%) TeamCity
7 12 (2.84%) Flash Builder
8 11 (2.60%) Eclipse
8 11 (2.60%) Jenkins
9 10 (2.36%) IntelliJ
10 8 (1.89%) NUnit
10 8 (1.89%) Moq
11 7 (1.65%) Mockito
11 7 (1.65%) LSMW
12 6 (1.42%) Team Foundation Server
13 4 (0.95%) JIRA
13 4 (0.95%) Selenium
13 4 (0.95%) FitNesse
13 4 (0.95%) Android Studio
13 4 (0.95%) Hudson
General
1 92 (21.75%) Finance
2 40 (9.46%) Banking
3 30 (7.09%) Investment Banking
4 19 (4.49%) Legal
5 10 (2.36%) Games
6 6 (1.42%) Front Office
7 5 (1.18%) Aerospace
7 5 (1.18%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.71%) Military
8 3 (0.71%) Avionics
8 3 (0.71%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.47%) Automotive
10 1 (0.24%) Back Office
10 1 (0.24%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.24%) Retail
10 1 (0.24%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 307 (72.58%) Developer
2 89 (21.04%) Java Developer
3 71 (16.78%) Senior Developer
4 57 (13.48%) .NET Developer
5 49 (11.58%) Software Engineer
6 43 (10.17%) Software Developer
7 36 (8.51%) Senior Java Developer
8 20 (4.73%) Development Specialist
9 19 (4.49%) AWS Developer
10 18 (4.26%) Graduate
11 17 (4.02%) Junior
11 17 (4.02%) Web Developer
12 16 (3.78%) Lead Developer
13 15 (3.55%) Graduate Developer
14 14 (3.31%) Applications Developer
15 11 (2.60%) Analyst
15 11 (2.60%) Junior Developer
16 10 (2.36%) PHP Developer
16 10 (2.36%) SQL Developer
16 10 (2.36%) ABAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (30.02%) .NET
2 116 (27.42%) Web Services
3 111 (26.24%) HTML
4 105 (24.82%) Spring
5 85 (20.09%) CSS
6 76 (17.97%) Hibernate
7 58 (13.71%) ASP.NET
8 55 (13.00%) HTML5
9 53 (12.53%) XML
10 47 (11.11%) J2EE
11 42 (9.93%) SOAP
12 36 (8.51%) ASP.NET Web API
13 35 (8.27%) AngularJS
13 35 (8.27%) RESTful
14 34 (8.04%) jQuery
14 34 (8.04%) JSP
15 33 (7.80%) JMS
16 32 (7.57%) .NET Framework
17 29 (6.86%) CSS3
18 25 (5.91%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 75 (17.73%) Computer Science
2 70 (16.55%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (6.38%) Enterprise Software
4 19 (4.49%) Mathematics
5 17 (4.02%) User Experience
6 12 (2.84%) Mobile App
7 10 (2.36%) Algorithms
7 10 (2.36%) Social Media
7 10 (2.36%) Fixed Income
7 10 (2.36%) BBC
8 9 (2.13%) Data Structures
9 8 (1.89%) Physics
10 7 (1.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 6 (1.42%) Management Information System
11 6 (1.42%) Derivative
12 5 (1.18%) Grid Computing
13 4 (0.95%) Interest Rate Derivative
13 4 (0.95%) Animation
13 4 (0.95%) W3C
13 4 (0.95%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 103 (24.35%) Linux
2 61 (14.42%) UNIX
3 52 (12.29%) Windows
4 32 (7.57%) Android
5 29 (6.86%) Apple iOS
6 23 (5.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 22 (5.20%) Debian
8 2 (0.47%) Windows 2000
8 2 (0.47%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.47%) VxWorks
8 2 (0.47%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.47%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.47%) Windows Phone
8 2 (0.47%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.24%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 234 (55.32%) Agile Software Development
2 116 (27.42%) Software Engineering
3 85 (20.09%) TDD
4 76 (17.97%) Unit Testing
4 76 (17.97%) SDLC
5 72 (17.02%) OOP
6 68 (16.08%) OOD
7 61 (14.42%) Scrum
8 58 (13.71%) MVC
9 46 (10.87%) Mentoring
10 43 (10.17%) Continuous Integration
11 39 (9.22%) BDD
12 31 (7.33%) Content Management
13 30 (7.09%) Workflow
13 30 (7.09%) Analytics
14 29 (6.86%) Project Management
14 29 (6.86%) Automated Testing
14 29 (6.86%) Web Development
15 23 (5.44%) SOA
16 22 (5.20%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 232 (54.85%) Java
2 146 (34.52%) SQL
3 138 (32.62%) JavaScript
4 128 (30.26%) C#
5 67 (15.84%) C++
6 40 (9.46%) Python
7 35 (8.27%) PHP
8 33 (7.80%) Perl
8 33 (7.80%) Ruby
9 27 (6.38%) Shell Script
9 27 (6.38%) PL/SQL
10 20 (4.73%) ABAP
11 13 (3.07%) T-SQL
12 12 (2.84%) C
13 8 (1.89%) Objective-C
14 7 (1.65%) VB
15 6 (1.42%) Tcl
15 6 (1.42%) SAPscript
16 5 (1.18%) VB.NET
17 4 (0.95%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 126 (29.79%) Degree
2 9 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 6 (1.42%) Security Cleared
4 4 (0.95%) SAP Certification
5 3 (0.71%) MCP
5 3 (0.71%) HNC
5 3 (0.71%) HND
5 3 (0.71%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.24%) ISEB
6 1 (0.24%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.24%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (8.75%) QA
2 4 (0.95%) Section 508
2 4 (0.95%) SLA
2 4 (0.95%) WAI
System Software
1 1 (0.24%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (0.47%) Ansible
1 2 (0.47%) Iperf
2 1 (0.24%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 58 (13.71%) Microsoft
2 56 (13.24%) Oracle
3 20 (4.73%) SAP
4 17 (4.02%) Sybase
5 11 (2.60%) Apple
5 11 (2.60%) DevExpress
6 10 (2.36%) Facebook
6 10 (2.36%) Sony
6 10 (2.36%) Yahoo!
6 10 (2.36%) Google
7 4 (0.95%) Cognos
7 4 (0.95%) Adobe
7 4 (0.95%) Xamarin
7 4 (0.95%) Alterian
8 3 (0.71%) PayPal
8 3 (0.71%) WorldPay
8 3 (0.71%) Zend
8 3 (0.71%) Hyland
8 3 (0.71%) Telerik
8 3 (0.71%) TIBCO
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