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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 27 23 40
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +17
Permanent jobs citing OO 238 271 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 7.66% 8.22% 5.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.02% 10.08% 6.31%
Number of salaries quoted 148 175 102
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,950 £27,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,500 £59,750
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
2638 2689 2376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 84.91% 81.56% 80.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1714 1733 1614
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,050 £30,000 £27,775
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 26 January 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 26 January 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 -8 121 £35,500 -21.11% 13
Edinburgh +6 85 £37,500 +0.67% 10
Aberdeen +6 7 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Dundee -3 6 £37,500 +9.48%
West Lothian -1 5 - -
Stirling - 5 £55,000 - 1
Fife +4 3 £28,500 +29.54%
Renfrewshire - 1 £23,000 -
Dumfries and Galloway - 1 - -
OO
UK

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 232 (48.23%) Java
2 222 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 200 (41.58%) JavaScript
4 187 (38.88%) C#
5 185 (38.46%) HTML
6 174 (36.17%) CSS
7 168 (34.93%) .NET
8 139 (28.90%) SQL Server
8 139 (28.90%) Relational Database
9 136 (28.27%) SQL
10 130 (27.03%) Software Engineering
11 121 (25.16%) Linux
12 117 (24.32%) OOD
13 112 (23.28%) MVC
14 110 (22.87%) Web Services
15 109 (22.66%) OOP
16 108 (22.45%) Degree
17 106 (22.04%) ASP.NET
18 104 (21.62%) TDD
19 103 (21.41%) jQuery
20 89 (18.50%) Microsoft
21 87 (18.09%) Finance
21 87 (18.09%) Scrum
22 86 (17.88%) Spring
23 81 (16.84%) Git (software)
24 80 (16.63%) MySQL
25 78 (16.22%) Continuous Integration
26 77 (16.01%) PHP
27 75 (15.59%) HTML5
28 73 (15.18%) Computer Science

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Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 37 (7.69%) Tomcat
2 33 (6.86%) Apache
3 31 (6.44%) Drupal
3 31 (6.44%) CMS
4 26 (5.41%) IIS
5 20 (4.16%) Umbraco
6 16 (3.33%) WordPress
7 15 (3.12%) SharePoint
7 15 (3.12%) Node.js
8 13 (2.70%) JBoss
9 6 (1.25%) ExpressionEngine
9 6 (1.25%) Elasticsearch
10 5 (1.04%) Liferay
10 5 (1.04%) Joomla!
11 4 (0.83%) WebSphere
11 4 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (0.62%) WebLogic
13 2 (0.42%) Alfresco
14 1 (0.21%) nginx
14 1 (0.21%) GlassFish
Applications
1 31 (6.44%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.83%) MS Office
3 1 (0.21%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.21%) Mathematica
3 1 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 11 (2.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.83%) Magento
3 3 (0.62%) FINCAD Analytics
4 2 (0.42%) BusinessWorks
4 2 (0.42%) Endur
4 2 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (1.25%) Amazon SQS
2 6 (1.25%) GitHub
2 6 (1.25%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (1.25%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 23 (4.78%) Internet
2 19 (3.95%) HTTP
3 5 (1.04%) Intranet
4 3 (0.62%) DNS
5 2 (0.42%) SMTP
6 1 (0.21%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.21%) Extranet
6 1 (0.21%) ASN.1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 139 (28.90%) SQL Server
1 139 (28.90%) Relational Database
2 80 (16.63%) MySQL
3 72 (14.97%) RDBMS
4 35 (7.28%) NoSQL
5 23 (4.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (2.91%) PostgreSQL
6 14 (2.91%) MongoDB
7 12 (2.49%) SQL Server 2008
8 10 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
9 8 (1.66%) Big Data
10 6 (1.25%) Amazon RDS
10 6 (1.25%) Hadoop
10 6 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (1.04%) Oracle Database
12 4 (0.83%) SQLite
13 3 (0.62%) Apache Cassandra
13 3 (0.62%) VoltDB
14 2 (0.42%) SQL Server 2012
14 2 (0.42%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 81 (16.84%) Git (software)
2 54 (11.23%) Subversion
3 45 (9.36%) Visual Studio
4 28 (5.82%) JUnit
5 15 (3.12%) Eclipse
6 12 (2.49%) Maven
6 12 (2.49%) JIRA
7 11 (2.29%) Team Foundation Server
8 10 (2.08%) NUnit
9 8 (1.66%) Jenkins
10 7 (1.46%) Moq
10 7 (1.46%) Appcelerator Titanium
11 6 (1.25%) Hudson
11 6 (1.25%) Ant
12 5 (1.04%) IntelliJ
12 5 (1.04%) FishEye
12 5 (1.04%) Clang
13 4 (0.83%) ReSharper
14 3 (0.62%) TeamCity
14 3 (0.62%) Android Studio
General
1 87 (18.09%) Finance
2 31 (6.44%) Banking
3 23 (4.78%) Front Office
4 21 (4.37%) Back Office
5 20 (4.16%) Investment Banking
6 18 (3.74%) Marketing
7 14 (2.91%) Retail
8 9 (1.87%) Games
9 7 (1.46%) Aerospace
10 3 (0.62%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.62%) Local Government
11 2 (0.42%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.42%) Electronics
11 2 (0.42%) Legal
12 1 (0.21%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.21%) Advertising
12 1 (0.21%) Automotive
12 1 (0.21%) German Language
12 1 (0.21%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.21%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 352 (73.18%) Developer
2 89 (18.50%) Java Developer
3 79 (16.42%) Software Engineer
4 61 (12.68%) Senior Developer
5 58 (12.06%) .NET Developer
5 58 (12.06%) Software Developer
6 36 (7.48%) PHP Developer
7 35 (7.28%) Senior Java Developer
8 31 (6.44%) Web Developer
9 25 (5.20%) Lead Developer
10 24 (4.99%) C# Developer
11 18 (3.74%) Analyst
12 17 (3.53%) Junior
12 17 (3.53%) Python Developer
13 15 (3.12%) C# .NET Developer
14 14 (2.91%) ASP.NET Developer
15 12 (2.49%) Architect
16 11 (2.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 11 (2.29%) Drupal Developer
17 10 (2.08%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 185 (38.46%) HTML
2 174 (36.17%) CSS
3 168 (34.93%) .NET
4 110 (22.87%) Web Services
5 106 (22.04%) ASP.NET
6 103 (21.41%) jQuery
7 86 (17.88%) Spring
8 75 (15.59%) HTML5
9 61 (12.68%) XML
10 54 (11.23%) ASP.NET MVC
11 47 (9.77%) .NET Framework
12 45 (9.36%) Hibernate
13 39 (8.11%) WCF
13 39 (8.11%) CSS3
14 37 (7.69%) REST
15 30 (6.24%) JMS
16 29 (6.03%) SOAP
17 28 (5.82%) AngularJS
18 26 (5.41%) J2EE
19 25 (5.20%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 73 (15.18%) Computer Science
2 26 (5.41%) Mathematics
3 25 (5.20%) Physics
4 23 (4.78%) Open Source
5 22 (4.57%) Analytical Skills
6 21 (4.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 20 (4.16%) Derivative
8 17 (3.53%) BBC
8 17 (3.53%) Social Media
9 15 (3.12%) Algorithms
10 14 (2.91%) Data Structures
10 14 (2.91%) User Experience
11 12 (2.49%) Mobile App
11 12 (2.49%) Equities
12 10 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
13 9 (1.87%) Hedge funds
13 9 (1.87%) N-Tier
14 8 (1.66%) Digital Media
15 6 (1.25%) Inversion of Control
16 5 (1.04%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 121 (25.16%) Linux
2 54 (11.23%) Windows
3 36 (7.48%) UNIX
4 32 (6.65%) Android
5 30 (6.24%) Apple iOS
6 15 (3.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (2.29%) Mac OS X
7 11 (2.29%) Debian
8 4 (0.83%) Solaris
8 4 (0.83%) Windows Phone
9 3 (0.62%) Windows Phone 7
9 3 (0.62%) CentOS
9 3 (0.62%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.42%) Embedded Linux
10 2 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.21%) Windows Phone 8
11 1 (0.21%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 222 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 130 (27.03%) Software Engineering
3 117 (24.32%) OOD
4 112 (23.28%) MVC
5 109 (22.66%) OOP
6 104 (21.62%) TDD
7 87 (18.09%) Scrum
8 78 (16.22%) Continuous Integration
9 46 (9.56%) Unit Testing
9 46 (9.56%) Mentoring
10 45 (9.36%) BDD
11 40 (8.32%) Web Development
12 33 (6.86%) Automated Testing
13 29 (6.03%) Multithreading
14 27 (5.61%) Data Modelling
15 26 (5.41%) Dependency Injection
15 26 (5.41%) Analytics
16 23 (4.78%) Coaching
17 22 (4.57%) Web Application Development
18 19 (3.95%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 232 (48.23%) Java
2 200 (41.58%) JavaScript
3 187 (38.88%) C#
4 136 (28.27%) SQL
5 77 (16.01%) PHP
6 73 (15.18%) C++
7 44 (9.15%) Python
8 33 (6.86%) Ruby
9 23 (4.78%) VB.NET
10 22 (4.57%) Perl
11 21 (4.37%) T-SQL
12 19 (3.95%) C
13 15 (3.12%) PHP5
14 10 (2.08%) PL/SQL
15 8 (1.66%) XQuery
15 8 (1.66%) XPath
16 7 (1.46%) Groovy
16 7 (1.46%) F#
16 7 (1.46%) ActionScript
17 6 (1.25%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 108 (22.45%) Degree
2 7 (1.46%) Security Cleared
3 4 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (0.62%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.42%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.42%) Postgraduate
5 2 (0.42%) PhD
6 1 (0.21%) ISEB
6 1 (0.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.21%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.21%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.16%) QA
2 1 (0.21%) MiFID
System Software
1 2 (0.42%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (0.62%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 1 (0.21%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.21%) Ansible
Vendors
1 89 (18.50%) Microsoft
2 73 (15.18%) Oracle
3 26 (5.41%) IBM
4 18 (3.74%) Sybase
5 17 (3.53%) Google
6 16 (3.33%) Apple
7 15 (3.12%) Yahoo!
7 15 (3.12%) Sony
7 15 (3.12%) Facebook
8 8 (1.66%) Xamarin
9 7 (1.46%) Appcelerator
10 5 (1.04%) Zend
10 5 (1.04%) SAP
11 4 (0.83%) Adobe
11 4 (0.83%) Dell
11 4 (0.83%) Red Hat
11 4 (0.83%) Red Gate
11 4 (0.83%) Kony
12 3 (0.62%) Nintex
12 3 (0.62%) HP
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £0 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Career Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000 + bonus, healthcare, pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Salary - Best on market with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum Plus Standard Company Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Aberdeen
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Career Benefits Package
Posted: 12 days ago
Edinburgh
OHO Group
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits: Benefits + Great Working Environment
Posted: 12 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Scott Logic Limited
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Aberdeen
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 18 days ago