The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OO over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 33 30 26
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Permanent jobs citing OO 192 225 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 6.73% 7.06% 8.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.44% 7.82% 9.56%
Number of salaries quoted 102 132 203
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
2581 2879 3170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 90.43% 90.36% 86.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1445 1830 2145
Median salary £45,000 £42,926 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.83% +1.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

OO
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing OO as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 July 2016.

OO Salary Histogram in Scotland

OO
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +1 136 £42,750 +3.63% 14
Edinburgh -27 29 £45,000 +12.50% 9
Stirling +3 14 £47,500 +57.02%
Dundee +12 4 £45,000 +18.42%
Aberdeen +2 3 £45,500 -4.21% 3
West Lothian +2 3 £35,000 - 2
Fife -4 2 £37,500 -
South Lanarkshire - 1 - -
OO
UK

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT jobs citing OO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for OO.

1 261 (61.27%) Java
2 233 (54.69%) Agile Software Development
3 164 (38.50%) HTML
4 162 (38.03%) JavaScript
5 137 (32.16%) C#
6 129 (30.28%) CSS
7 125 (29.34%) SQL
8 118 (27.70%) HTML5
9 116 (27.23%) Degree
10 115 (27.00%) TDD
11 113 (26.53%) Scrum
12 112 (26.29%) Unit Testing
13 109 (25.59%) .NET
14 99 (23.24%) Analytical Skills
15 95 (22.30%) Python
16 93 (21.83%) Oracle
17 92 (21.60%) Finance
17 92 (21.60%) Subversion
18 85 (19.95%) SDLC
19 79 (18.54%) Relational Database
19 79 (18.54%) Software Engineering
19 79 (18.54%) XML
20 77 (18.08%) JSON
20 77 (18.08%) REST
21 75 (17.61%) Spring
22 74 (17.37%) Computer Science
23 72 (16.90%) CSS3
23 72 (16.90%) BDD
23 72 (16.90%) C++
24 71 (16.67%) OOD

OO
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 40 (9.39%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 27 (6.34%) Tomcat
3 13 (3.05%) Apache Spark
3 13 (3.05%) CMS
4 12 (2.82%) JBoss
5 10 (2.35%) GemFire
5 10 (2.35%) Oracle Coherence
6 8 (1.88%) Apache
7 6 (1.41%) IIS
7 6 (1.41%) MQSeries
7 6 (1.41%) Mule
8 5 (1.17%) SAS
8 5 (1.17%) WebLogic
9 4 (0.94%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (0.70%) Apache Qpid
10 3 (0.70%) Apache ServiceMix
10 3 (0.70%) Drupal
10 3 (0.70%) SharePoint
10 3 (0.70%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.23%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 30 (7.04%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.94%) S-PLUS
3 3 (0.70%) MS Office
4 1 (0.23%) GIMP
4 1 (0.23%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (1.64%) Magento
2 3 (0.70%) Eikon
2 3 (0.70%) RMDS
3 1 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.64%) GitHub
2 4 (0.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.70%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.70%) IaaS
4 1 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.41%) MQTT
2 5 (1.17%) Internet
3 3 (0.70%) Ethernet
3 3 (0.70%) HTTP
4 1 (0.23%) Modbus
4 1 (0.23%) NFC
4 1 (0.23%) RS-232
4 1 (0.23%) SNMP
4 1 (0.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (18.54%) Relational Database
2 68 (15.96%) SQL Server
3 42 (9.86%) RDBMS
4 17 (3.99%) Big Data
4 17 (3.99%) MySQL
5 15 (3.52%) Hadoop
6 13 (3.05%) Oracle Database
7 10 (2.35%) Impala
7 10 (2.35%) Oracle Database 10g
7 10 (2.35%) Oracle Database 11g
7 10 (2.35%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (2.35%) Spotfire
7 10 (2.35%) Sqoop
8 9 (2.11%) DB2
9 8 (1.88%) NoSQL
10 6 (1.41%) Apache Cassandra
10 6 (1.41%) BigTable
11 3 (0.70%) Apache Hive
11 3 (0.70%) MS Access
12 2 (0.47%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 92 (21.60%) Subversion
2 71 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 62 (14.55%) Eclipse
4 38 (8.92%) Jenkins
5 32 (7.51%) JUnit
6 25 (5.87%) Maven
7 23 (5.40%) JIRA
8 20 (4.69%) Xcode
9 17 (3.99%) Mockito
10 13 (3.05%) JBehave
10 13 (3.05%) Visual Studio
11 10 (2.35%) Concordion
11 10 (2.35%) Selenium
12 8 (1.88%) gulp
13 7 (1.64%) Cucumber
13 7 (1.64%) TeamCity
14 6 (1.41%) IntelliJ
15 5 (1.17%) Eclipse RCP
15 5 (1.17%) JMeter
16 4 (0.94%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 92 (21.60%) Finance
2 56 (13.15%) Banking
3 13 (3.05%) Front Office
3 13 (3.05%) Investment Banking
4 11 (2.58%) Games
5 9 (2.11%) Private Banking
6 8 (1.88%) Back Office
7 7 (1.64%) Retail
8 6 (1.41%) Financial Institution
8 6 (1.41%) German Language
8 6 (1.41%) Italian Language
9 3 (0.70%) Electronics
9 3 (0.70%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.47%) Avionics
10 2 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.23%) Automotive
11 1 (0.23%) Law
11 1 (0.23%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 313 (73.47%) Developer
2 93 (21.83%) Java Developer
3 51 (11.97%) Senior Developer
4 44 (10.33%) Software Engineer
5 42 (9.86%) .NET Developer
6 40 (9.39%) Lead Developer
7 38 (8.92%) Applications Developer
8 36 (8.45%) Python Developer
9 31 (7.28%) Software Developer
10 30 (7.04%) C# Developer
11 25 (5.87%) Senior Java Developer
12 24 (5.63%) Web Developer
13 22 (5.16%) Mobile Developer
14 20 (4.69%) Analyst
14 20 (4.69%) iOS Developer
15 19 (4.46%) Lead Java Developer
16 17 (3.99%) C# .NET Developer
16 17 (3.99%) PHP Developer
17 16 (3.76%) Mobile Applications Developer
18 15 (3.52%) Big Data Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 164 (38.50%) HTML
2 129 (30.28%) CSS
3 118 (27.70%) HTML5
4 109 (25.59%) .NET
5 79 (18.54%) XML
6 77 (18.08%) JSON
6 77 (18.08%) REST
7 75 (17.61%) Spring
8 72 (16.90%) CSS3
9 66 (15.49%) AngularJS
10 51 (11.97%) JSP
11 49 (11.50%) jQuery
12 47 (11.03%) Sass
13 41 (9.62%) Web Services
14 36 (8.45%) RESTful
15 33 (7.75%) SOAP
16 32 (7.51%) Hibernate
17 29 (6.81%) ASP.NET
18 26 (6.10%) J2EE
19 23 (5.40%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 99 (23.24%) Analytical Skills
2 74 (17.37%) Computer Science
3 42 (9.86%) Derivative
4 28 (6.57%) Mobile App
4 28 (6.57%) User Experience
5 27 (6.34%) Fixed Income
6 26 (6.10%) OTC Derivatives
7 25 (5.87%) Market Risk
7 25 (5.87%) Virtual Team
8 22 (5.16%) Grid Computing
9 21 (4.93%) Credit Risk
9 21 (4.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 15 (3.52%) Visualisation
11 14 (3.29%) Mathematics
12 10 (2.35%) Data Structures
13 9 (2.11%) Equities
13 9 (2.11%) Physics
14 8 (1.88%) Reference Data
15 6 (1.41%) Management Information System
16 5 (1.17%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 46 (10.80%) Apple iOS
2 45 (10.56%) Android
2 45 (10.56%) Linux
3 41 (9.62%) Windows
4 28 (6.57%) Unix
5 4 (0.94%) Debian
5 4 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (0.70%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.23%) Solaris
7 1 (0.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 233 (54.69%) Agile Software Development
2 115 (27.00%) TDD
3 113 (26.53%) Scrum
4 112 (26.29%) Unit Testing
5 85 (19.95%) SDLC
6 79 (18.54%) Software Engineering
7 72 (16.90%) BDD
8 71 (16.67%) OOD
9 60 (14.08%) OOP
10 50 (11.74%) MVC
11 46 (10.80%) Mentoring
12 43 (10.09%) Web Development
13 41 (9.62%) Mobile Development
14 39 (9.15%) Continuous Integration
15 26 (6.10%) OOA/OOD
16 25 (5.87%) iOS Development
16 25 (5.87%) SOA
17 23 (5.40%) Analytics
17 23 (5.40%) Integration Testing
17 23 (5.40%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 261 (61.27%) Java
2 162 (38.03%) JavaScript
3 137 (32.16%) C#
4 125 (29.34%) SQL
5 95 (22.30%) Python
6 72 (16.90%) C++
7 61 (14.32%) PHP
8 30 (7.04%) Apple Swift
9 19 (4.46%) Ruby
10 16 (3.76%) Perl
10 16 (3.76%) PL/SQL
11 15 (3.52%) Scala
12 14 (3.29%) VBA
13 11 (2.58%) VB.NET
14 10 (2.35%) Delphi
15 7 (1.64%) C
15 7 (1.64%) Shell Script
16 6 (1.41%) Objective-C
16 6 (1.41%) XPath
17 5 (1.17%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 116 (27.23%) Degree
2 9 (2.11%) MCP
3 5 (1.17%) PhD
4 2 (0.47%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.47%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.23%) OCPJP
5 1 (0.23%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.23%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.58%) QA
2 2 (0.47%) SLA
3 1 (0.23%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.23%) ISO13485
System Software
1 4 (0.94%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (0.47%) Firmware
3 1 (0.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (2.35%) Oozie
1 10 (2.35%) Rundeck
2 3 (0.70%) Ansible
3 1 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.23%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 93 (21.83%) Oracle
2 43 (10.09%) Microsoft
3 40 (9.39%) Adobe
4 35 (8.22%) Sybase
5 17 (3.99%) Zend
6 14 (3.29%) Xamarin
7 12 (2.82%) IBM
8 10 (2.35%) Apple
8 10 (2.35%) Tableau
9 8 (1.88%) Atlassian
10 4 (0.94%) Cognizant
10 4 (0.94%) Sitecore
11 3 (0.70%) Cegedim Rx
11 3 (0.70%) DevExpress
11 3 (0.70%) Informatica
11 3 (0.70%) Red Hat
11 3 (0.70%) Reuters
11 3 (0.70%) Terracotta
12 1 (0.23%) Bloomberg
12 1 (0.23%) Guidewire
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £135000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 10 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £300 - £310 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 3 days ago
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Livingston, West Lothian
ISL
Salary: £42000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow Technology Centre
JP Morgan Glasgow
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Midlothian
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40 - £70 per annum, Benefits Bonus and other benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: benefits, D.O.E.
Posted: 6 days ago
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: 4 day week
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ISL
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Aberdeen
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £42000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £32000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Edinburgh
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £40 - £70 per annum, Benefits: Bonus and other benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Glasgow
JP Morgan Glasgow
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago