The first table below looks at the demand for OOP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 67 142 102
Rank change year-on-year
+75 -40
Permanent jobs citing OOP 118 24 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.99% 0.77% 1.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.78% 1.00% 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 85 14 47
Average salary £41,750 £48,750 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.35% +54.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £23,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £58,250 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3124 2406 2577
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 79.11% 77.69% 73.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2036 1376 1893
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
OOP
UK

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OOP across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

OOP
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OOP across the Scotland region.

OOP Salary Trend in Scotland

OOP
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OOP across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

OOP Salary Histogram in Scotland

OOP
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOP within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +28 56 £43,750 -22.22% 4
Edinburgh +14 52 £40,500 +26.56% 4
Dundee +7 7 £38,000 +8.57% 1
Fife - 4 £39,000 - 1
Aberdeen +5 3 £52,500 - 3
Renfrewshire - 1 £35,000 -
West Lothian - 1 - -
OOP
UK

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 133 (66.50%) OO
2 102 (51.00%) C#
3 90 (45.00%) Java
4 71 (35.50%) JavaScript
4 71 (35.50%) .NET
5 62 (31.00%) HTML
6 56 (28.00%) PHP
6 56 (28.00%) CSS
6 56 (28.00%) MVC
7 55 (27.50%) C++
7 55 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
8 47 (23.50%) Degree
9 46 (23.00%) MySQL
9 46 (23.00%) XML
10 42 (21.00%) Software Engineering
11 41 (20.50%) Relational Database
12 37 (18.50%) Linux
13 34 (17.00%) TDD
14 31 (15.50%) Windows
15 29 (14.50%) SQL Server
15 29 (14.50%) Scrum
15 29 (14.50%) jQuery
15 29 (14.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 27 (13.50%) UNIX
17 25 (12.50%) ASP.NET
17 25 (12.50%) SQL
18 24 (12.00%) Web Services
18 24 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
19 23 (11.50%) Computer Science
19 23 (11.50%) Web Development

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing OOP 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 OOP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 22 (11.00%) Apache
2 14 (7.00%) CMS
3 10 (5.00%) Drupal
4 4 (2.00%) Alfresco
4 4 (2.00%) SugarCRM
4 4 (2.00%) Node.js
4 4 (2.00%) OpenStack
5 3 (1.50%) IIS
5 3 (1.50%) WordPress
6 2 (1.00%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.50%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.50%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.50%) Immediacy CMS
7 1 (0.50%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (0.50%) Photoshop
1 1 (0.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.00%) KANA IQ
2 2 (1.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.50%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.00%) Ethernet
2 4 (2.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.00%) Intranet
3 2 (1.00%) HTTP
3 2 (1.00%) LAN
3 2 (1.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (23.00%) MySQL
2 41 (20.50%) Relational Database
3 29 (14.50%) SQL Server
4 18 (9.00%) RDBMS
5 12 (6.00%) Oracle Database
6 8 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (3.50%) MongoDB
7 7 (3.50%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (2.00%) Hadoop
9 4 (2.00%) Pentaho
9 4 (2.00%) NoSQL
9 4 (2.00%) Big Data
10 3 (1.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 18 (9.00%) Subversion
2 16 (8.00%) Visual Studio
3 8 (4.00%) Git (software)
3 8 (4.00%) Mercurial
4 5 (2.50%) Jenkins
4 5 (2.50%) Maven
5 4 (2.00%) Talend Open Studio
5 4 (2.00%) Selenium
5 4 (2.00%) Jasmine
6 3 (1.50%) JUnit
7 2 (1.00%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.00%) Xcode
7 2 (1.00%) Ant
7 2 (1.00%) NCrunch
8 1 (0.50%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.50%) Hudson
8 1 (0.50%) PhoneGap
8 1 (0.50%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 1 (0.50%) LabVIEW
8 1 (0.50%) VisualWorks
General
1 13 (6.50%) Electronics
2 12 (6.00%) Finance
3 11 (5.50%) Banking
4 10 (5.00%) Back Office
5 6 (3.00%) Games
6 4 (2.00%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.50%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.50%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 141 (70.50%) Developer
2 35 (17.50%) Software Developer
3 34 (17.00%) Senior Developer
4 24 (12.00%) Software Engineer
5 20 (10.00%) C# Developer
6 18 (9.00%) PHP Developer
7 16 (8.00%) Senior Software Developer
8 12 (6.00%) Java Developer
9 10 (5.00%) .NET Developer
9 10 (5.00%) Web Developer
10 8 (4.00%) Programmer
11 7 (3.50%) Lead Developer
11 7 (3.50%) Junior
11 7 (3.50%) Senior PHP Developer
12 6 (3.00%) Applications Support
12 6 (3.00%) Graduate
13 5 (2.50%) C# .NET Developer
13 5 (2.50%) Analyst
13 5 (2.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 5 (2.50%) Salesforce.com Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (35.50%) .NET
2 62 (31.00%) HTML
3 56 (28.00%) CSS
4 46 (23.00%) XML
5 29 (14.50%) jQuery
5 29 (14.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 25 (12.50%) ASP.NET
7 24 (12.00%) Web Services
8 23 (11.50%) HTML5
9 18 (9.00%) CSS3
10 16 (8.00%) OpenGL
11 15 (7.50%) JSON
12 14 (7.00%) WPF
12 14 (7.00%) ASP.NET MVC
13 12 (6.00%) STL
13 12 (6.00%) MFC
13 12 (6.00%) Qt
13 12 (6.00%) Direct3D
14 11 (5.50%) Spring
15 10 (5.00%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 23 (11.50%) Computer Science
2 17 (8.50%) Mathematics
3 12 (6.00%) Visualisation
3 12 (6.00%) CUDA
4 10 (5.00%) Derivative
4 10 (5.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 10 (5.00%) Open Source
5 8 (4.00%) Client/Server
6 6 (3.00%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (2.50%) Digital Media
8 4 (2.00%) Data Integration
8 4 (2.00%) Graphic Design
8 4 (2.00%) GIS
8 4 (2.00%) Fixed Income
8 4 (2.00%) N-Tier
8 4 (2.00%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.00%) VLE
9 2 (1.00%) iPhone
9 2 (1.00%) E-Learning
9 2 (1.00%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 37 (18.50%) Linux
2 31 (15.50%) Windows
3 27 (13.50%) UNIX
4 19 (9.50%) Apple iOS
5 18 (9.00%) Android
6 5 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.50%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.50%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.50%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (66.50%) OO
2 56 (28.00%) MVC
3 55 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (21.00%) Software Engineering
5 34 (17.00%) TDD
6 29 (14.50%) Scrum
7 24 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
8 23 (11.50%) Web Development
9 21 (10.50%) Unit Testing
10 20 (10.00%) OOD
11 15 (7.50%) Data Modelling
11 15 (7.50%) E-Commerce
12 14 (7.00%) Refactoring
13 12 (6.00%) Software Architecture
13 12 (6.00%) 3D Visualisation
14 10 (5.00%) Multithreading
14 10 (5.00%) Responsive Web Design
14 10 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
15 9 (4.50%) iOS Development
15 9 (4.50%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 102 (51.00%) C#
2 90 (45.00%) Java
3 71 (35.50%) JavaScript
4 56 (28.00%) PHP
5 55 (27.50%) C++
6 25 (12.50%) SQL
7 22 (11.00%) Python
8 17 (8.50%) C
9 13 (6.50%) Ruby
10 12 (6.00%) VC++
11 6 (3.00%) XPath
11 6 (3.00%) Perl
12 5 (2.50%) ActionScript 3.0
12 5 (2.50%) ActionScript
12 5 (2.50%) Objective-C
12 5 (2.50%) Smalltalk
12 5 (2.50%) PHP5
13 4 (2.00%) VB
14 3 (1.50%) XQuery
15 2 (1.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 47 (23.50%) Degree
2 4 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (2.00%) Puppet
1 4 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 21 (10.50%) Oracle
2 12 (6.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (4.00%) Google
3 8 (4.00%) Zend
4 6 (3.00%) JBoss
4 6 (3.00%) Facebook
4 6 (3.00%) Twitter
5 5 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (2.00%) KANA
6 4 (2.00%) Pega
6 4 (2.00%) Talend
6 4 (2.00%) Jaspersoft
7 3 (1.50%) Informatica
8 1 (0.50%) Appcelerator
8 1 (0.50%) Sencha
8 1 (0.50%) Progress
8 1 (0.50%) Adobe
8 1 (0.50%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.50%) EPiServer
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Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
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