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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 27 27 32
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Permanent jobs citing OO 233 288 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 7.38% 7.91% 6.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.32% 9.45% 7.98%
Number of salaries quoted 136 193 135
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £30,000
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
2800 3048 2655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 88.64% 83.71% 82.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1774 2011 1724
Average salary £42,926 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.00% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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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 3 August 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 3 August 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 -1 108 £42,500 - 11
Edinburgh -5 71 £40,000 - 13
Stirling +17 24 £30,250 -34.23%
Dundee +6 9 £36,500 -8.75% 1
West Lothian - 6 £37,500 -
Aberdeen +7 4 £45,000 - 1
Argyll and Bute 0 4 £30,000 -
Fife -1 3 £37,500 +4.89% 1
Moray - 2 - -
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UK

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 August 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.

1 224 (56.00%) Java
2 222 (55.50%) Agile Software Development
3 140 (35.00%) SQL
4 134 (33.50%) JavaScript
5 115 (28.75%) Spring
6 114 (28.50%) C#
7 113 (28.25%) .NET
8 110 (27.50%) Software Engineering
8 110 (27.50%) Degree
9 109 (27.25%) HTML
10 101 (25.25%) Web Services
10 101 (25.25%) Linux
11 100 (25.00%) Relational Database
12 87 (21.75%) Finance
13 86 (21.50%) CSS
14 84 (21.00%) Hibernate
14 84 (21.00%) SDLC
15 82 (20.50%) OOP
16 79 (19.75%) TDD
17 75 (18.75%) SQL Server
18 68 (17.00%) Computer Science
19 66 (16.50%) UNIX
19 66 (16.50%) OOD
19 66 (16.50%) Analytical Skills
20 65 (16.25%) Scrum
20 65 (16.25%) Unit Testing
21 63 (15.75%) MVC
22 62 (15.50%) Git (software)
23 61 (15.25%) RDBMS
24 59 (14.75%) Apache

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Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 59 (14.75%) Apache
2 35 (8.75%) Tomcat
3 14 (3.50%) Mule
4 12 (3.00%) Node.js
5 11 (2.75%) JBoss
5 11 (2.75%) WebLogic
6 8 (2.00%) SharePoint
7 7 (1.75%) CMS
8 5 (1.25%) Drupal
8 5 (1.25%) Umbraco
8 5 (1.25%) Mule ESB
9 4 (1.00%) Oracle Coherence
9 4 (1.00%) SharePoint Server
10 3 (0.75%) AquaLogic
10 3 (0.75%) GlassFish
10 3 (0.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 3 (0.75%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 2 (0.50%) SAP Portal
11 2 (0.50%) IIS
12 1 (0.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 33 (8.25%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (2.50%) Magento
2 3 (0.75%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (0.75%) AquaLogic BPM
2 3 (0.75%) PRMS
3 1 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.75%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (1.50%) GitHub
5 5 (1.25%) Amazon SQS
5 5 (1.25%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.50%) IaaS
7 1 (0.25%) Trello
7 1 (0.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (7.00%) Internet
2 8 (2.00%) HTTP
3 5 (1.25%) DNS
4 4 (1.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.75%) Firewall
6 2 (0.50%) Wireless
6 2 (0.50%) Wireshark
6 2 (0.50%) DLNA
6 2 (0.50%) ICMP
6 2 (0.50%) DHCP
6 2 (0.50%) SNMP
7 1 (0.25%) SMS
7 1 (0.25%) WAN
7 1 (0.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 75 (18.75%) SQL Server
3 61 (15.25%) RDBMS
4 56 (14.00%) MySQL
5 29 (7.25%) NoSQL
6 21 (5.25%) OLAP
7 15 (3.75%) Big Data
7 15 (3.75%) MongoDB
8 9 (2.25%) DB2
8 9 (2.25%) PostgreSQL
9 8 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (1.50%) Oracle Database 10g
10 6 (1.50%) Oracle Database 11g
10 6 (1.50%) Oracle Database
11 5 (1.25%) Amazon RDS
12 4 (1.00%) MarkLogic
12 4 (1.00%) BusinessObjects
12 4 (1.00%) Sybase ASE
12 4 (1.00%) Oracle Reports
13 3 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 62 (15.50%) Git (software)
2 44 (11.00%) Maven
3 34 (8.50%) Subversion
4 29 (7.25%) Ant
5 21 (5.25%) JUnit
6 20 (5.00%) TeamCity
7 12 (3.00%) Flash Builder
8 10 (2.50%) IntelliJ
9 7 (1.75%) NUnit
9 7 (1.75%) Eclipse
9 7 (1.75%) Moq
9 7 (1.75%) Mockito
10 5 (1.25%) Jenkins
10 5 (1.25%) JIRA
11 4 (1.00%) LSMW
11 4 (1.00%) Visual Studio
11 4 (1.00%) FitNesse
12 3 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
12 3 (0.75%) Oracle APEX
12 3 (0.75%) Selenium
General
1 87 (21.75%) Finance
2 41 (10.25%) Banking
3 26 (6.50%) Investment Banking
4 19 (4.75%) Legal
5 8 (2.00%) Games
6 6 (1.50%) Front Office
7 5 (1.25%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.25%) Aerospace
7 5 (1.25%) Retail
8 3 (0.75%) Military
8 3 (0.75%) Avionics
8 3 (0.75%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.75%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.50%) Automotive
10 1 (0.25%) Back Office
10 1 (0.25%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 291 (72.75%) Developer
2 91 (22.75%) Java Developer
3 67 (16.75%) Senior Developer
4 52 (13.00%) .NET Developer
5 46 (11.50%) Software Developer
6 41 (10.25%) Software Engineer
7 34 (8.50%) Senior Java Developer
8 23 (5.75%) AWS Developer
9 20 (5.00%) Development Specialist
10 17 (4.25%) Graduate
11 15 (3.75%) Lead Developer
12 14 (3.50%) Web Developer
12 14 (3.50%) Graduate Developer
13 12 (3.00%) Junior
14 11 (2.75%) Applications Developer
15 10 (2.50%) Analyst
16 9 (2.25%) Architect
16 9 (2.25%) Consultant
16 9 (2.25%) C# Developer
16 9 (2.25%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (28.75%) Spring
2 113 (28.25%) .NET
3 109 (27.25%) HTML
4 101 (25.25%) Web Services
5 86 (21.50%) CSS
6 84 (21.00%) Hibernate
7 52 (13.00%) ASP.NET
7 52 (13.00%) HTML5
8 46 (11.50%) XML
9 44 (11.00%) J2EE
10 43 (10.75%) SOAP
11 38 (9.50%) jQuery
12 35 (8.75%) JMS
13 33 (8.25%) JSP
13 33 (8.25%) RESTful
14 32 (8.00%) .NET Framework
15 30 (7.50%) ASP.NET Web API
16 29 (7.25%) CSS3
17 27 (6.75%) AngularJS
17 27 (6.75%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 68 (17.00%) Computer Science
2 66 (16.50%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (5.75%) Enterprise Software
4 16 (4.00%) User Experience
4 16 (4.00%) Mathematics
5 11 (2.75%) Social Media
5 11 (2.75%) Algorithms
6 10 (2.50%) Management Information System
6 10 (2.50%) BBC
7 8 (2.00%) Physics
7 8 (2.00%) Fixed Income
7 8 (2.00%) Data Structures
8 7 (1.75%) Derivative
9 5 (1.25%) Equities
9 5 (1.25%) Mobile App
10 4 (1.00%) Embedded Systems
10 4 (1.00%) Wiki
10 4 (1.00%) Reference Data
10 4 (1.00%) iPhone
10 4 (1.00%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 101 (25.25%) Linux
2 66 (16.50%) UNIX
3 51 (12.75%) Windows
4 29 (7.25%) Apple iOS
5 21 (5.25%) Android
5 21 (5.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 21 (5.25%) Debian
6 3 (0.75%) VxWorks
7 2 (0.50%) Windows Vista
7 2 (0.50%) Windows 2000
7 2 (0.50%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.50%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.50%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.50%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.25%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 222 (55.50%) Agile Software Development
2 110 (27.50%) Software Engineering
3 84 (21.00%) SDLC
4 82 (20.50%) OOP
5 79 (19.75%) TDD
6 66 (16.50%) OOD
7 65 (16.25%) Scrum
7 65 (16.25%) Unit Testing
8 63 (15.75%) MVC
9 47 (11.75%) Mentoring
10 37 (9.25%) BDD
11 36 (9.00%) Continuous Integration
12 31 (7.75%) Content Management
13 29 (7.25%) Web Development
14 28 (7.00%) Analytics
15 26 (6.50%) Automated Testing
15 26 (6.50%) Project Management
16 25 (6.25%) Workflow
17 24 (6.00%) SOA
18 21 (5.25%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 224 (56.00%) Java
2 140 (35.00%) SQL
3 134 (33.50%) JavaScript
4 114 (28.50%) C#
5 57 (14.25%) C++
6 34 (8.50%) PHP
7 33 (8.25%) Ruby
8 32 (8.00%) Perl
9 31 (7.75%) Python
10 28 (7.00%) PL/SQL
11 27 (6.75%) Shell Script
12 17 (4.25%) T-SQL
13 10 (2.50%) ABAP
13 10 (2.50%) C
14 8 (2.00%) Objective-C
15 6 (1.50%) Tcl
15 6 (1.50%) SAPscript
16 5 (1.25%) VB
17 4 (1.00%) XQuery
17 4 (1.00%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 110 (27.50%) Degree
2 9 (2.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (2.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 7 (1.75%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.00%) SAP Certification
5 3 (0.75%) MCP
5 3 (0.75%) HNC
5 3 (0.75%) HND
5 3 (0.75%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.50%) CISSP
6 2 (0.50%) PhD
7 1 (0.25%) ISEB
7 1 (0.25%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.25%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (8.25%) QA
2 4 (1.00%) Section 508
2 4 (1.00%) WAI
3 1 (0.25%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.25%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (1.00%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 2 (0.50%) Ansible
2 2 (0.50%) Iperf
Vendors
1 55 (13.75%) Microsoft
2 51 (12.75%) Oracle
3 21 (5.25%) Sybase
4 12 (3.00%) Apple
5 10 (2.50%) DevExpress
5 10 (2.50%) Facebook
5 10 (2.50%) SAP
5 10 (2.50%) Sony
5 10 (2.50%) Yahoo!
5 10 (2.50%) Google
6 5 (1.25%) TIBCO
7 4 (1.00%) GoldenSource
7 4 (1.00%) Hyland
7 4 (1.00%) Cognos
7 4 (1.00%) Adobe
7 4 (1.00%) HP
8 3 (0.75%) Telerik
8 3 (0.75%) Alterian
8 3 (0.75%) PayPal
8 3 (0.75%) WorldPay
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