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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 34 30 28
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Permanent jobs citing OO 164 228 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 6.48% 6.95% 7.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.19% 7.65% 8.47%
Number of salaries quoted 101 141 177
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
2280 2979 3069
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 90.05% 90.80% 86.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1409 1872 1971
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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

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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

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 27 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 September 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 +3 94 £45,000 +12.50% 13
Edinburgh -13 42 £46,250 +8.82% 16
Stirling +7 6 £47,500 -
Aberdeen +4 5 £39,000 +14.70%
South Lanarkshire - 4 £32,500 - 1
Fife -4 3 £32,500 -14.47%
Dundee +7 2 £38,750 +6.16%
West Lothian -2 2 £40,750 -34.80%
North Lanarkshire - 1 £45,000 -
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UK

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 September 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.

1 230 (61.17%) Java
2 190 (50.53%) Agile Software Development
3 150 (39.89%) HTML
4 147 (39.10%) JavaScript
5 117 (31.12%) C#
6 115 (30.59%) SQL
7 111 (29.52%) CSS
8 105 (27.93%) Degree
9 101 (26.86%) HTML5
10 100 (26.60%) Finance
11 89 (23.67%) Scrum
12 86 (22.87%) Python
12 86 (22.87%) OOD
13 84 (22.34%) Analytical Skills
14 83 (22.07%) SDLC
14 83 (22.07%) Unit Testing
15 79 (21.01%) TDD
16 77 (20.48%) .NET
17 75 (19.95%) Oracle
18 71 (18.88%) Spring
19 70 (18.62%) Git (software)
20 68 (18.09%) Subversion
21 66 (17.55%) Software Engineering
22 65 (17.29%) Relational Database
23 63 (16.76%) SQL Server
24 58 (15.43%) OOP
25 57 (15.16%) PHP
25 57 (15.16%) C++
26 55 (14.63%) Computer Science
27 54 (14.36%) CSS3

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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 27 (7.18%) Tomcat
2 19 (5.05%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 17 (4.52%) CMS
4 15 (3.99%) Apache Spark
5 10 (2.66%) JBoss
6 8 (2.13%) Apache Qpid
7 7 (1.86%) IIS
7 7 (1.86%) WebSphere
8 6 (1.60%) Mule
9 5 (1.33%) Drupal
9 5 (1.33%) WebLogic
10 4 (1.06%) GemFire
10 4 (1.06%) Oracle Coherence
11 3 (0.80%) Apache
11 3 (0.80%) Confluence
11 3 (0.80%) WordPress
12 2 (0.53%) SharePoint
12 2 (0.53%) Umbraco
13 1 (0.27%) NServiceBus
13 1 (0.27%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 23 (6.12%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.80%) MS Office
3 1 (0.27%) GIMP
3 1 (0.27%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (2.13%) Magento
2 3 (0.80%) Eikon
2 3 (0.80%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.39%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (1.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.06%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (1.06%) Amazon S3
4 3 (0.80%) Amazon ELB
4 3 (0.80%) IaaS
4 3 (0.80%) IBM Cloud
5 2 (0.53%) Force.com
5 2 (0.53%) GitHub
6 1 (0.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.06%) Ethernet
2 3 (0.80%) Internet
2 3 (0.80%) MQTT
2 3 (0.80%) SNMP
3 1 (0.27%) Modbus
3 1 (0.27%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (17.29%) Relational Database
2 63 (16.76%) SQL Server
3 39 (10.37%) RDBMS
4 22 (5.85%) MySQL
5 19 (5.05%) Big Data
6 17 (4.52%) Hadoop
7 14 (3.72%) DB2
8 12 (3.19%) Impala
8 12 (3.19%) Spotfire
8 12 (3.19%) Sqoop
9 8 (2.13%) NoSQL
10 7 (1.86%) Oracle Database
11 5 (1.33%) MongoDB
11 5 (1.33%) Oracle Database 10g
11 5 (1.33%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (1.06%) Amazon RDS
12 4 (1.06%) MarkLogic
12 4 (1.06%) SQLite
13 3 (0.80%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 70 (18.62%) Git (software)
2 68 (18.09%) Subversion
3 41 (10.90%) Eclipse
4 35 (9.31%) Jenkins
5 28 (7.45%) JUnit
6 22 (5.85%) JIRA
7 20 (5.32%) Maven
8 10 (2.66%) Xcode
9 9 (2.39%) TeamCity
9 9 (2.39%) Visual Studio
10 7 (1.86%) Cucumber
10 7 (1.86%) JBehave
11 6 (1.60%) IntelliJ
11 6 (1.60%) Mockito
12 4 (1.06%) Android Studio
12 4 (1.06%) Ant
12 4 (1.06%) Concordion
12 4 (1.06%) Hudson
12 4 (1.06%) Selenium
13 3 (0.80%) FitNesse
General
1 100 (26.60%) Finance
2 35 (9.31%) Banking
3 13 (3.46%) Front Office
4 12 (3.19%) Investment Banking
5 6 (1.60%) German Language
5 6 (1.60%) Italian Language
5 6 (1.60%) Marketing
6 3 (0.80%) Electronics
6 3 (0.80%) Financial Institution
6 3 (0.80%) Games
6 3 (0.80%) Legal
7 2 (0.53%) Advertising
7 2 (0.53%) Back Office
7 2 (0.53%) Law
7 2 (0.53%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.27%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.27%) Private Banking
8 1 (0.27%) Retail
8 1 (0.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 282 (75.00%) Developer
2 82 (21.81%) Java Developer
3 53 (14.10%) Senior Developer
4 43 (11.44%) Software Engineer
5 40 (10.64%) Lead Developer
6 37 (9.84%) .NET Developer
6 37 (9.84%) Python Developer
7 36 (9.57%) Applications Developer
8 27 (7.18%) C# Developer
9 24 (6.38%) Senior Java Developer
10 23 (6.12%) C# .NET Developer
11 22 (5.85%) PHP Developer
12 17 (4.52%) Big Data Developer
13 16 (4.26%) Software Developer
14 15 (3.99%) Lead Java Developer
15 13 (3.46%) C# Software Engineer
15 13 (3.46%) Senior .NET Developer
16 12 (3.19%) Analyst
16 12 (3.19%) Java Software Engineer
16 12 (3.19%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 150 (39.89%) HTML
2 111 (29.52%) CSS
3 101 (26.86%) HTML5
4 77 (20.48%) .NET
5 71 (18.88%) Spring
6 54 (14.36%) CSS3
7 52 (13.83%) REST
8 50 (13.30%) JSON
8 50 (13.30%) XML
9 44 (11.70%) AngularJS
9 44 (11.70%) jQuery
10 38 (10.11%) JSP
11 34 (9.04%) Hibernate
12 33 (8.78%) ASP.NET
13 32 (8.51%) Sass
14 29 (7.71%) Web Services
15 26 (6.91%) JMS
16 25 (6.65%) J2EE
17 23 (6.12%) SOAP
18 22 (5.85%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 84 (22.34%) Analytical Skills
2 55 (14.63%) Computer Science
3 33 (8.78%) Derivative
4 28 (7.45%) User Experience
5 26 (6.91%) Mobile App
5 26 (6.91%) OTC Derivatives
6 21 (5.59%) Fixed Income
6 21 (5.59%) Grid Computing
6 21 (5.59%) Market Risk
7 18 (4.79%) Visualisation
8 17 (4.52%) Credit Risk
9 14 (3.72%) Virtual Team
10 12 (3.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 11 (2.93%) Data Structures
12 9 (2.39%) Enterprise Software
12 9 (2.39%) Equities
12 9 (2.39%) Reference Data
13 7 (1.86%) Mathematics
14 5 (1.33%) Statistics
15 4 (1.06%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 43 (11.44%) Linux
2 34 (9.04%) Windows
3 30 (7.98%) Unix
4 24 (6.38%) Android
5 21 (5.59%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.80%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.53%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.27%) Solaris
8 1 (0.27%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 190 (50.53%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (23.67%) Scrum
3 86 (22.87%) OOD
4 83 (22.07%) SDLC
4 83 (22.07%) Unit Testing
5 79 (21.01%) TDD
6 66 (17.55%) Software Engineering
7 58 (15.43%) OOP
8 49 (13.03%) MVC
9 44 (11.70%) Web Development
10 40 (10.64%) BDD
11 36 (9.57%) Continuous Integration
12 32 (8.51%) Mobile Development
13 27 (7.18%) Mentoring
14 23 (6.12%) Integration Testing
15 21 (5.59%) Continuous Improvement
16 20 (5.32%) UML
17 19 (5.05%) System Integration Testing
18 18 (4.79%) Data Analysis
18 18 (4.79%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 230 (61.17%) Java
2 147 (39.10%) JavaScript
3 117 (31.12%) C#
4 115 (30.59%) SQL
5 86 (22.87%) Python
6 57 (15.16%) C++
6 57 (15.16%) PHP
7 18 (4.79%) Scala
8 17 (4.52%) Apple Swift
9 16 (4.26%) Delphi
10 13 (3.46%) VB.NET
11 11 (2.93%) PL/SQL
12 10 (2.66%) VBA
13 9 (2.39%) Perl
14 8 (2.13%) Ruby
15 6 (1.60%) C
16 4 (1.06%) Shell Script
17 3 (0.80%) Objective-C
18 2 (0.53%) Apex Code
18 2 (0.53%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 105 (27.93%) Degree
2 2 (0.53%) OCPJP
2 2 (0.53%) Postgraduate
2 2 (0.53%) SC Cleared
2 2 (0.53%) Security Cleared
2 2 (0.53%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.93%) QA
2 1 (0.27%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.27%) ISO13485
System Software
1 4 (1.06%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (0.80%) Docker
2 3 (0.80%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 12 (3.19%) Oozie
1 12 (3.19%) Rundeck
2 3 (0.80%) Ansible
3 1 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.27%) Puppet
3 1 (0.27%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 75 (19.95%) Oracle
2 36 (9.57%) Sybase
3 34 (9.04%) Microsoft
4 19 (5.05%) Adobe
4 19 (5.05%) Zend
5 15 (3.99%) Xamarin
6 14 (3.72%) IBM
7 12 (3.19%) Tableau
8 6 (1.60%) Apple
9 4 (1.06%) Cognizant
9 4 (1.06%) Informatica
10 3 (0.80%) Reuters
10 3 (0.80%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (0.80%) Terracotta
11 2 (0.53%) Sun
12 1 (0.27%) Atlassian
12 1 (0.27%) Bloomberg
12 1 (0.27%) HP
12 1 (0.27%) Sitecore
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