The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOP 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 Programming (OOP)
Rank 122 100 73
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -27
Permanent jobs citing OOP 32 61 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.12% 1.91% 3.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.24% 2.12% 3.69%
Number of salaries quoted 14 38 63
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,700 £29,400 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £40,750 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
OOP
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%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

OOP Salary Histogram in Scotland

OOP
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOP 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 -4 27 £45,000 +28.57% 5
Edinburgh -16 3 £60,000 +55.84% 2
Aberdeen +2 1 £45,000 - 2
South Lanarkshire - 1 - -
OOP
UK

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT jobs citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 60 (74.07%) OO
2 35 (43.21%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (41.98%) C#
4 32 (39.51%) SQL
5 30 (37.04%) SQL Server
5 30 (37.04%) Java
6 27 (33.33%) .NET
7 24 (29.63%) Finance
8 23 (28.40%) TDD
9 19 (23.46%) Banking
9 19 (23.46%) Apple iOS
10 18 (22.22%) BDD
10 18 (22.22%) Degree
11 17 (20.99%) JavaScript
11 17 (20.99%) Microsoft
12 15 (18.52%) Spring
12 15 (18.52%) WPF
13 14 (17.28%) User Experience
13 14 (17.28%) Software Engineering
13 14 (17.28%) Hibernate
13 14 (17.28%) MVC
13 14 (17.28%) HTML
13 14 (17.28%) CSS
14 13 (16.05%) iOS Development
15 12 (14.81%) Relational Database
15 12 (14.81%) SDLC
15 12 (14.81%) Multithreading
15 12 (14.81%) Python
16 11 (13.58%) C++
17 10 (12.35%) ASP.NET

OOP
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 6 (7.41%) Mule
1 6 (7.41%) Tomcat
2 5 (6.17%) Apache
2 5 (6.17%) CMS
2 5 (6.17%) IIS
3 4 (4.94%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (2.47%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.23%) JBoss
5 1 (1.23%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.23%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (3.70%) InVision
1 3 (3.70%) MS Office
2 2 (2.47%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.70%) Eikon
1 3 (3.70%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.23%) Internet
1 1 (1.23%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (37.04%) SQL Server
2 12 (14.81%) Relational Database
3 9 (11.11%) RDBMS
4 5 (6.17%) Big Data
4 5 (6.17%) Hadoop
5 3 (3.70%) MS Access
5 3 (3.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 7 (8.64%) Subversion
3 6 (7.41%) Eclipse
3 6 (7.41%) IntelliJ
3 6 (7.41%) Jenkins
3 6 (7.41%) Maven
3 6 (7.41%) TeamCity
4 4 (4.94%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (3.70%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 2 (2.47%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.23%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.23%) Jasmine
7 1 (1.23%) JMeter
7 1 (1.23%) Selenium
General
1 24 (29.63%) Finance
2 19 (23.46%) Banking
3 6 (7.41%) German Language
3 6 (7.41%) Investment Banking
3 6 (7.41%) Italian Language
4 4 (4.94%) Front Office
4 4 (4.94%) Games
5 3 (3.70%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 65 (80.25%) Developer
2 16 (19.75%) C# Developer
3 11 (13.58%) Software Developer
4 10 (12.35%) iOS Developer
4 10 (12.35%) Java Developer
5 9 (11.11%) Lead Developer
6 6 (7.41%) C# GUI Developer
6 6 (7.41%) C# Software Developer
6 6 (7.41%) GUI Developer
6 6 (7.41%) Senior Developer
6 6 (7.41%) Software Engineer
7 5 (6.17%) .NET Developer
7 5 (6.17%) Applications Developer
7 5 (6.17%) Big Data Developer
8 4 (4.94%) .NET Software Engineer
8 4 (4.94%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 4 (4.94%) Java Applications Developer
8 4 (4.94%) Lead Java Developer
8 4 (4.94%) Python Developer
8 4 (4.94%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (33.33%) .NET
2 15 (18.52%) Spring
2 15 (18.52%) WPF
3 14 (17.28%) CSS
3 14 (17.28%) Hibernate
3 14 (17.28%) HTML
4 10 (12.35%) ASP.NET
4 10 (12.35%) XML
5 8 (9.88%) Web Services
6 7 (8.64%) ActiveMQ
7 6 (7.41%) Apache Camel
7 6 (7.41%) Drools
7 6 (7.41%) JDBC
7 6 (7.41%) REST
7 6 (7.41%) RESTful
7 6 (7.41%) SOAP
7 6 (7.41%) Spring Integration
7 6 (7.41%) XSLT
8 5 (6.17%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (6.17%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.28%) User Experience
2 10 (12.35%) Computer Science
3 6 (7.41%) Derivative
3 6 (7.41%) Mathematics
3 6 (7.41%) Virtual Team
4 4 (4.94%) Mobile Games
5 3 (3.70%) Fixed Income
5 3 (3.70%) NHS
6 2 (2.47%) Data Integration
6 2 (2.47%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.47%) OTC Derivatives
7 1 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.23%) Credit Risk
7 1 (1.23%) Equities
7 1 (1.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.23%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 19 (23.46%) Apple iOS
2 10 (12.35%) Android
3 8 (9.88%) Unix
3 8 (9.88%) Windows
4 3 (3.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (74.07%) OO
2 35 (43.21%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (28.40%) TDD
4 18 (22.22%) BDD
5 14 (17.28%) MVC
5 14 (17.28%) Software Engineering
6 13 (16.05%) iOS Development
7 12 (14.81%) Multithreading
7 12 (14.81%) SDLC
8 10 (12.35%) Mentoring
9 7 (8.64%) Mobile Development
10 6 (7.41%) Coaching
10 6 (7.41%) Fund Accounting
10 6 (7.41%) UML
10 6 (7.41%) Wealth Management
11 5 (6.17%) Content Management
11 5 (6.17%) ETL
12 4 (4.94%) Data Modelling
12 4 (4.94%) Requirements Analysis
12 4 (4.94%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 34 (41.98%) C#
2 32 (39.51%) SQL
3 30 (37.04%) Java
4 17 (20.99%) JavaScript
5 12 (14.81%) Python
6 11 (13.58%) C++
7 10 (12.35%) Apple Swift
8 6 (7.41%) Shell Script
9 4 (4.94%) VBA
9 4 (4.94%) XAML
10 3 (3.70%) PHP
11 2 (2.47%) VB
12 1 (1.23%) C
12 1 (1.23%) F#
12 1 (1.23%) PL/SQL
12 1 (1.23%) Scala
12 1 (1.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (22.22%) Degree
2 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.23%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.23%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 17 (20.99%) Microsoft
2 10 (12.35%) Apple
3 9 (11.11%) Oracle
4 6 (7.41%) Sybase
5 5 (6.17%) Informatica
6 4 (4.94%) Sitecore
7 3 (3.70%) Cegedim Rx
7 3 (3.70%) Reuters
8 2 (2.47%) Xamarin
8 2 (2.47%) Zend
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