The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 82 79 83
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Permanent jobs citing OOP 77 83 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.50% 2.54% 2.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.93% 3.13% 2.89%
Number of salaries quoted 57 43 39
Average salary £38,500 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £26,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £42,200 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
2628 2652 2457
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 85.21% 81.00% 79.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1744 1685 1702
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 22 December 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 22 December 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
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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 +16 43 £40,000 -2.43% 2
Edinburgh -4 26 £38,500 -1.28%
Aberdeen +11 4 £35,000 +48.93%
Fife +3 2 £25,250 -11.40%
OOP
UK

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 December 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.

1 128 (71.51%) OO
2 99 (55.31%) Agile Software Development
3 97 (54.19%) C#
4 78 (43.58%) .NET
5 77 (43.02%) Java
6 63 (35.20%) JavaScript
7 62 (34.64%) Degree
8 59 (32.96%) Software Engineering
9 57 (31.84%) Computer Science
10 55 (30.73%) Relational Database
11 54 (30.17%) Scrum
12 51 (28.49%) CSS
13 49 (27.37%) SQL Server
13 49 (27.37%) TDD
14 48 (26.82%) Visual Studio
15 47 (26.26%) HTML
16 44 (24.58%) C++
16 44 (24.58%) XML
16 44 (24.58%) MVC
17 40 (22.35%) Windows
17 40 (22.35%) Continuous Integration
18 39 (21.79%) Unit Testing
19 38 (21.23%) jQuery
20 36 (20.11%) RDBMS
21 34 (18.99%) Mathematics
22 31 (17.32%) ASP.NET
22 31 (17.32%) MySQL
23 29 (16.20%) Multithreading
24 28 (15.64%) WPF
24 28 (15.64%) PHP

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 15 (8.38%) Apache
2 9 (5.03%) SharePoint
3 7 (3.91%) Drupal
4 6 (3.35%) IIS
5 5 (2.79%) CMS
5 5 (2.79%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.12%) JBoss
7 1 (0.56%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.56%) SugarCRM
7 1 (0.56%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 12 (6.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Magento
1 1 (0.56%) FINCAD Analytics
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.23%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (2.23%) GitHub
2 3 (1.68%) Amazon SQS
2 3 (1.68%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (1.68%) Amazon S3
3 2 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (8.94%) Ethernet
2 11 (6.15%) Intranet
3 8 (4.47%) HTTP
4 2 (1.12%) DNS
4 2 (1.12%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (30.73%) Relational Database
2 49 (27.37%) SQL Server
3 36 (20.11%) RDBMS
4 31 (17.32%) MySQL
5 11 (6.15%) SQL Server 2005
6 9 (5.03%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (3.91%) NoSQL
7 7 (3.91%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (3.91%) Oracle Database
8 5 (2.79%) Big Data
8 5 (2.79%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (2.79%) Hadoop
8 5 (2.79%) MongoDB
9 3 (1.68%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (1.68%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (1.12%) VoltDB
11 1 (0.56%) InterSystems Cache
11 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.56%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 48 (26.82%) Visual Studio
2 20 (11.17%) Subversion
3 13 (7.26%) Git (software)
3 13 (7.26%) NCrunch
4 8 (4.47%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (3.91%) Moq
6 5 (2.79%) NUnit
7 4 (2.23%) ReSharper
8 2 (1.12%) CruiseControl
8 2 (1.12%) Mercurial
8 2 (1.12%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.12%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.56%) Rational Rhapsody
9 1 (0.56%) Behat
9 1 (0.56%) QUnit
9 1 (0.56%) Ant
9 1 (0.56%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.56%) PHPUnit
9 1 (0.56%) Selenium
General
1 25 (13.97%) Back Office
2 20 (11.17%) Finance
3 16 (8.94%) Electronics
4 6 (3.35%) Marketing
5 5 (2.79%) Retail
5 5 (2.79%) Games
6 4 (2.23%) Banking
7 2 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.56%) Front Office
8 1 (0.56%) Automotive
8 1 (0.56%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 131 (73.18%) Developer
2 41 (22.91%) Software Engineer
3 36 (20.11%) Software Developer
4 27 (15.08%) C# Developer
5 25 (13.97%) .NET Developer
6 22 (12.29%) Senior Developer
7 18 (10.06%) C# .NET Developer
8 17 (9.50%) Lead Developer
9 11 (6.15%) PHP Developer
9 11 (6.15%) Senior Software Developer
10 9 (5.03%) Java Developer
11 8 (4.47%) Web Developer
11 8 (4.47%) SharePoint Developer
12 7 (3.91%) Senior C# Developer
12 7 (3.91%) C# Web Developer
12 7 (3.91%) .NET Web Developer
13 6 (3.35%) ASP.NET Developer
13 6 (3.35%) Analyst
13 6 (3.35%) Graduate
13 6 (3.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (43.58%) .NET
2 51 (28.49%) CSS
3 47 (26.26%) HTML
4 44 (24.58%) XML
5 38 (21.23%) jQuery
6 31 (17.32%) ASP.NET
7 28 (15.64%) WPF
8 25 (13.97%) XML Messaging
9 22 (12.29%) .NET Framework
9 22 (12.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 19 (10.61%) ASP.NET MVC
10 19 (10.61%) Web Services
11 17 (9.50%) HTML5
12 16 (8.94%) Qt
12 16 (8.94%) REST
12 16 (8.94%) Direct3D
12 16 (8.94%) OpenGL
12 16 (8.94%) STL
12 16 (8.94%) MFC
13 13 (7.26%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 57 (31.84%) Computer Science
2 34 (18.99%) Mathematics
3 26 (14.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 26 (14.53%) Derivative
4 16 (8.94%) Visualisation
4 16 (8.94%) CUDA
5 13 (7.26%) Physics
6 10 (5.59%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (5.03%) Open Source
8 7 (3.91%) N-Tier
9 5 (2.79%) Algorithms
10 4 (2.23%) iPad
11 3 (1.68%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (1.68%) Data Structures
11 3 (1.68%) Social Media
12 2 (1.12%) Online Games
12 2 (1.12%) Mobile Games
12 2 (1.12%) EPoS
12 2 (1.12%) NHS
12 2 (1.12%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 40 (22.35%) Windows
2 27 (15.08%) Linux
3 20 (11.17%) UNIX
4 8 (4.47%) Mac OS X
5 4 (2.23%) Android
6 2 (1.12%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.56%) Windows Phone 8
7 1 (0.56%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.56%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (71.51%) OO
2 99 (55.31%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (32.96%) Software Engineering
4 54 (30.17%) Scrum
5 49 (27.37%) TDD
6 44 (24.58%) MVC
7 40 (22.35%) Continuous Integration
8 39 (21.79%) Unit Testing
9 29 (16.20%) Multithreading
10 25 (13.97%) Continuous Improvement
10 25 (13.97%) Data Modelling
11 23 (12.85%) Mentoring
12 19 (10.61%) Pair Programming
13 16 (8.94%) Linear Algebra
13 16 (8.94%) 3D Visualisation
13 16 (8.94%) Software Architecture
13 16 (8.94%) Waterfall
14 15 (8.38%) Coaching
14 15 (8.38%) Change Management
15 10 (5.59%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 97 (54.19%) C#
2 77 (43.02%) Java
3 63 (35.20%) JavaScript
4 44 (24.58%) C++
5 28 (15.64%) PHP
6 27 (15.08%) SQL
7 25 (13.97%) C
8 16 (8.94%) VC++
9 13 (7.26%) Python
10 11 (6.15%) Ruby
11 5 (2.79%) PL/SQL
11 5 (2.79%) F#
12 3 (1.68%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.12%) VBA
14 1 (0.56%) Lua
14 1 (0.56%) FoxPro (VFP)
14 1 (0.56%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.56%) Jython
14 1 (0.56%) ActionScript
14 1 (0.56%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 62 (34.64%) Degree
2 5 (2.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.47%) QA
2 5 (2.79%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (1.12%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.56%) Puppet
1 1 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 19 (10.61%) Microsoft
2 12 (6.70%) Oracle
3 6 (3.35%) Xamarin
4 4 (2.23%) Sybase
4 4 (2.23%) Dell
5 3 (1.68%) Zend
5 3 (1.68%) Twitter
5 3 (1.68%) Nintex
6 2 (1.12%) Kony
6 2 (1.12%) Google
6 2 (1.12%) Facebook
7 1 (0.56%) Iron Speed
7 1 (0.56%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.56%) Apple
7 1 (0.56%) Hyland
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, benefits, pension
Posted: 16 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago