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 20 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 78 76 102
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +26
Permanent jobs citing OOP 88 93 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.73% 2.83% 1.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.23% 3.47% 2.23%
Number of salaries quoted 71 44 32
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,100 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,875 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.35% -
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
2728 2678 2282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 84.69% 81.60% 76.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1787 1701 1596
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
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 20 November 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 20 November 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
Edinburgh +12 37 £38,500 -1.28% 3
Glasgow +1 36 £40,000 +9.58% 9
Aberdeen +16 9 £36,250 +20.83%
Fife +3 4 £22,000 -22.80%
Midlothian - 1 £34,000 -
OOP
UK

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 20 November 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.

1 140 (71.07%) OO
2 110 (55.84%) Agile Software Development
3 99 (50.25%) C#
4 91 (46.19%) Java
5 75 (38.07%) .NET
6 66 (33.50%) Degree
6 66 (33.50%) Relational Database
7 64 (32.49%) JavaScript
8 62 (31.47%) XML
8 62 (31.47%) Scrum
9 60 (30.46%) Software Engineering
10 53 (26.90%) MVC
11 52 (26.40%) Computer Science
12 51 (25.89%) RDBMS
13 50 (25.38%) CSS
14 49 (24.87%) Visual Studio
14 49 (24.87%) SQL Server
15 47 (23.86%) HTML
16 46 (23.35%) TDD
17 43 (21.83%) C++
18 42 (21.32%) Unit Testing
19 41 (20.81%) MySQL
20 40 (20.30%) Windows
20 40 (20.30%) jQuery
21 39 (19.80%) Continuous Integration
21 39 (19.80%) Multithreading
21 39 (19.80%) PHP
22 35 (17.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
22 35 (17.77%) XML Messaging
22 35 (17.77%) Back Office

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 17 (8.63%) Apache
2 9 (4.57%) SharePoint
3 7 (3.55%) Drupal
4 6 (3.05%) IIS
4 6 (3.05%) CMS
5 5 (2.54%) JBoss
5 5 (2.54%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.51%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.51%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.51%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 12 (6.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.02%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.54%) GitHub
2 4 (2.03%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (8.63%) Ethernet
2 12 (6.09%) Intranet
3 8 (4.06%) HTTP
4 3 (1.52%) DNS
4 3 (1.52%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (33.50%) Relational Database
2 51 (25.89%) RDBMS
3 49 (24.87%) SQL Server
4 41 (20.81%) MySQL
5 13 (6.60%) SQL Server 2005
6 12 (6.09%) Oracle Database
7 10 (5.08%) PostgreSQL
8 9 (4.57%) NoSQL
9 7 (3.55%) Big Data
9 7 (3.55%) Hadoop
10 6 (3.05%) MongoDB
10 6 (3.05%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (2.54%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (1.52%) Apache Cassandra
13 2 (1.02%) VoltDB
14 1 (0.51%) InterSystems Cache
14 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 1 (0.51%) SQLite
14 1 (0.51%) DB2
Development Applications
1 49 (24.87%) Visual Studio
2 22 (11.17%) Subversion
3 16 (8.12%) NCrunch
4 13 (6.60%) Git (software)
5 8 (4.06%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (3.55%) Moq
7 5 (2.54%) NUnit
8 4 (2.03%) ReSharper
8 4 (2.03%) Jenkins
9 3 (1.52%) Mercurial
10 2 (1.02%) SoapUI
10 2 (1.02%) Maven
10 2 (1.02%) CruiseControl
10 2 (1.02%) JUnit
11 1 (0.51%) Ant
11 1 (0.51%) Selenium
11 1 (0.51%) Behat
11 1 (0.51%) QUnit
11 1 (0.51%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.51%) PHPUnit
General
1 35 (17.77%) Back Office
2 20 (10.15%) Finance
3 17 (8.63%) Electronics
4 6 (3.05%) Games
4 6 (3.05%) Marketing
5 4 (2.03%) Retail
6 2 (1.02%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.02%) Banking
7 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 147 (74.62%) Developer
2 43 (21.83%) Software Engineer
3 38 (19.29%) Software Developer
4 26 (13.20%) C# Developer
5 23 (11.68%) .NET Developer
6 22 (11.17%) Lead Developer
7 20 (10.15%) Senior Developer
8 15 (7.61%) C# .NET Developer
9 12 (6.09%) Java Developer
10 11 (5.58%) Senior Software Developer
11 10 (5.08%) PHP Developer
12 9 (4.57%) Web Developer
13 8 (4.06%) SharePoint Developer
14 7 (3.55%) .NET Web Developer
14 7 (3.55%) Senior C# Developer
14 7 (3.55%) C# Web Developer
15 6 (3.05%) Analyst
16 5 (2.54%) Test Analyst
16 5 (2.54%) Graduate
16 5 (2.54%) Performance Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (38.07%) .NET
2 62 (31.47%) XML
3 50 (25.38%) CSS
4 47 (23.86%) HTML
5 40 (20.30%) jQuery
6 35 (17.77%) XML Messaging
7 30 (15.23%) WPF
8 28 (14.21%) ASP.NET
9 24 (12.18%) .NET Framework
10 23 (11.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 21 (10.66%) ASP.NET MVC
11 21 (10.66%) Web Services
12 18 (9.14%) OpenGL
13 17 (8.63%) Hibernate
13 17 (8.63%) Spring
13 17 (8.63%) STL
13 17 (8.63%) MFC
13 17 (8.63%) Qt
13 17 (8.63%) Direct3D
14 16 (8.12%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 52 (26.40%) Computer Science
2 35 (17.77%) Derivative
2 35 (17.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 31 (15.74%) Mathematics
4 18 (9.14%) Visualisation
5 17 (8.63%) CUDA
6 14 (7.11%) Open Source
7 9 (4.57%) Physics
8 7 (3.55%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (3.55%) N-Tier
9 6 (3.05%) Algorithms
10 5 (2.54%) Digital Media
10 5 (2.54%) Graphic Design
11 4 (2.03%) iPad
11 4 (2.03%) Data Structures
12 3 (1.52%) Social Gaming
12 3 (1.52%) Social Media
12 3 (1.52%) Mobile Games
13 2 (1.02%) EPoS
13 2 (1.02%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 40 (20.30%) Windows
2 33 (16.75%) Linux
3 27 (13.71%) UNIX
4 10 (5.08%) Android
5 8 (4.06%) Apple iOS
6 7 (3.55%) Mac OS X
7 2 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.51%) Windows Phone 8
8 1 (0.51%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.51%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (71.07%) OO
2 110 (55.84%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (31.47%) Scrum
4 60 (30.46%) Software Engineering
5 53 (26.90%) MVC
6 46 (23.35%) TDD
7 42 (21.32%) Unit Testing
8 39 (19.80%) Continuous Integration
8 39 (19.80%) Multithreading
9 35 (17.77%) Data Modelling
9 35 (17.77%) Continuous Improvement
10 27 (13.71%) Mentoring
11 20 (10.15%) Coaching
11 20 (10.15%) Pair Programming
12 19 (9.64%) Change Management
13 17 (8.63%) Web Development
13 17 (8.63%) Linear Algebra
13 17 (8.63%) 3D Visualisation
13 17 (8.63%) Waterfall
13 17 (8.63%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 99 (50.25%) C#
2 91 (46.19%) Java
3 64 (32.49%) JavaScript
4 43 (21.83%) C++
5 39 (19.80%) PHP
6 26 (13.20%) SQL
7 24 (12.18%) C
8 18 (9.14%) Python
9 17 (8.63%) VC++
10 16 (8.12%) Ruby
11 4 (2.03%) F#
11 4 (2.03%) Perl
12 3 (1.52%) T-SQL
12 3 (1.52%) PL/SQL
13 2 (1.02%) VB.NET
13 2 (1.02%) Jython
14 1 (0.51%) VB6
14 1 (0.51%) FoxPro (VFP)
14 1 (0.51%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.51%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 66 (33.50%) Degree
2 2 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.51%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.05%) QA
2 5 (2.54%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (1.02%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.51%) Nagios
1 1 (0.51%) Ganglia
1 1 (0.51%) Puppet
1 1 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 18 (9.14%) Microsoft
2 16 (8.12%) Oracle
3 5 (2.54%) Xamarin
4 4 (2.03%) Zend
4 4 (2.03%) Sybase
5 3 (1.52%) Dell
5 3 (1.52%) Twitter
5 3 (1.52%) Nintex
6 2 (1.02%) Kony
6 2 (1.02%) Google
6 2 (1.02%) Facebook
6 2 (1.02%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.51%) Apple
7 1 (0.51%) Hyland
7 1 (0.51%) Adobe
7 1 (0.51%) Iron Speed
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Net Talent
Salary: excellent package on offer
Posted: 6 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000 + bonus, healthcare, pension
Posted: 6 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Change Recruitment Group
Posted: 12 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Salary: £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £0.00 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Good Benefits Package
Posted: 9 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Edinburgh
Blue Town Online
Salary: £25k per year
Posted: 16 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Scotland
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £0000.00 - £1 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago