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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 103 71 140
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +69
Permanent jobs citing OOP 60 117 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.91% 3.15% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.16% 3.75% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 37 60 19
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £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
2781 3119 2692
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 88.48% 83.87% 82.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1771 2076 1760
Average salary £42,926 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.00% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.67%

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 29 July 2015.

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 29 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +2 25 £38,500 - 3
Glasgow -32 25 £31,000 -31.11% 2
West Lothian - 4 £35,000 -
Aberdeen +15 3 - -
Moray - 2 - -
Dundee -5 1 £39,500 -1.25%
OOP
UK

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 82 (76.64%) OO
2 75 (70.09%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (53.27%) .NET
4 55 (51.40%) C#
5 37 (34.58%) Java
5 37 (34.58%) SDLC
6 35 (32.71%) Software Engineering
7 32 (29.91%) TDD
8 31 (28.97%) C++
9 30 (28.04%) JavaScript
9 30 (28.04%) Degree
10 26 (24.30%) Windows
10 26 (24.30%) Computer Science
11 24 (22.43%) SQL Server
12 23 (21.50%) Web Services
12 23 (21.50%) SQL
12 23 (21.50%) Mathematics
12 23 (21.50%) Unit Testing
12 23 (21.50%) Waterfall
13 22 (20.56%) HTML
13 22 (20.56%) Visual Studio
14 21 (19.63%) CSS
14 21 (19.63%) RESTful
15 19 (17.76%) Visualisation
15 19 (17.76%) Software Architecture
15 19 (17.76%) SOAP
15 19 (17.76%) C
15 19 (17.76%) Linux
15 19 (17.76%) Apache
15 19 (17.76%) Subversion

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 19 (17.76%) Apache
2 2 (1.87%) IIS
2 2 (1.87%) CMS
3 1 (0.93%) Joomla!
3 1 (0.93%) Drupal
3 1 (0.93%) SilverStripe
3 1 (0.93%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (9.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.74%) Magento
2 1 (0.93%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.93%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.93%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.67%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.74%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (2.80%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.87%) Amazon S3
4 2 (1.87%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (1.87%) GitHub
5 1 (0.93%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 18 (16.82%) Ethernet
2 2 (1.87%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (22.43%) SQL Server
2 18 (16.82%) MySQL
3 12 (11.21%) Relational Database
4 5 (4.67%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (3.74%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.80%) SSDT
7 2 (1.87%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (1.87%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.87%) SQLite
8 1 (0.93%) Big Data
8 1 (0.93%) InterSystems Cache
8 1 (0.93%) QlikView
8 1 (0.93%) DB2
8 1 (0.93%) FileMaker
Development Applications
1 22 (20.56%) Visual Studio
2 19 (17.76%) Subversion
3 7 (6.54%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.80%) RSpec
5 2 (1.87%) Maven
6 1 (0.93%) JIRA
6 1 (0.93%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.93%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (0.93%) Redmine
6 1 (0.93%) QUnit
6 1 (0.93%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.93%) Grunt
6 1 (0.93%) VectorCAST
General
1 18 (16.82%) Electronics
2 13 (12.15%) Finance
3 3 (2.80%) Banking
4 2 (1.87%) Front Office
5 1 (0.93%) Back Office
5 1 (0.93%) Avionics
5 1 (0.93%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.93%) Games
5 1 (0.93%) Military
Job Titles
1 75 (70.09%) Developer
2 29 (27.10%) Software Engineer
3 23 (21.50%) AWS Developer
4 18 (16.82%) Software Developer
5 15 (14.02%) Senior Developer
6 13 (12.15%) .NET Developer
7 5 (4.67%) Junior
7 5 (4.67%) Senior Software Engineer
7 5 (4.67%) Senior Software Developer
8 4 (3.74%) Web Developer
8 4 (3.74%) Java Developer
8 4 (3.74%) Programmer
9 3 (2.80%) C# Developer
9 3 (2.80%) Senior Programmer
9 3 (2.80%) Junior Developer
10 2 (1.87%) .NET Software Developer
10 2 (1.87%) Real Time Developer
10 2 (1.87%) C# .NET Developer
10 2 (1.87%) Junior Software Engineer
10 2 (1.87%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (53.27%) .NET
2 23 (21.50%) Web Services
3 22 (20.56%) HTML
4 21 (19.63%) RESTful
4 21 (19.63%) CSS
5 19 (17.76%) SOAP
6 18 (16.82%) STL
6 18 (16.82%) MFC
7 17 (15.89%) Hibernate
7 17 (15.89%) Spring
8 16 (14.95%) ASP.NET
9 13 (12.15%) .NET Framework
10 12 (11.21%) WPF
11 10 (9.35%) OpenGL
11 10 (9.35%) Qt
11 10 (9.35%) Direct3D
12 9 (8.41%) jQuery
12 9 (8.41%) WinForms
13 8 (7.48%) Entity Framework
14 7 (6.54%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 26 (24.30%) Computer Science
2 23 (21.50%) Mathematics
3 19 (17.76%) Visualisation
4 10 (9.35%) CUDA
5 8 (7.48%) Embedded Systems
6 5 (4.67%) Algorithms
6 5 (4.67%) Physics
7 4 (3.74%) iPhone
7 4 (3.74%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (2.80%) EPoS
8 3 (2.80%) W3C
9 2 (1.87%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.87%) Fixed Income
9 2 (1.87%) E-Learning
9 2 (1.87%) Derivative
9 2 (1.87%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 2 (1.87%) Statistics
9 2 (1.87%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.93%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.93%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 26 (24.30%) Windows
2 19 (17.76%) Linux
3 10 (9.35%) UNIX
4 4 (3.74%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.80%) Android
6 1 (0.93%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (76.64%) OO
2 75 (70.09%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (34.58%) SDLC
4 35 (32.71%) Software Engineering
5 32 (29.91%) TDD
6 23 (21.50%) Unit Testing
6 23 (21.50%) Waterfall
7 19 (17.76%) Software Architecture
8 18 (16.82%) Linear Algebra
8 18 (16.82%) 3D Visualisation
9 15 (14.02%) OOD
9 15 (14.02%) MVC
10 14 (13.08%) Requirements Analysis
10 14 (13.08%) Scrum
11 11 (10.28%) UML
12 8 (7.48%) OOA/OOD
12 8 (7.48%) PRINCE2
12 8 (7.48%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (6.54%) BDD
13 7 (6.54%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 55 (51.40%) C#
2 37 (34.58%) Java
3 31 (28.97%) C++
4 30 (28.04%) JavaScript
5 23 (21.50%) SQL
6 19 (17.76%) C
7 18 (16.82%) VC++
8 16 (14.95%) PHP
9 8 (7.48%) Ruby
10 4 (3.74%) PHP5
10 4 (3.74%) Objective-C
10 4 (3.74%) Python
11 3 (2.80%) VB.NET
11 3 (2.80%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.87%) Delphi
12 2 (1.87%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.93%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.93%) VBScript
13 1 (0.93%) VB
13 1 (0.93%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (28.04%) Degree
2 8 (7.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (2.80%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.80%) HNC
3 3 (2.80%) HND
4 2 (1.87%) CISSP
4 2 (1.87%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.80%) WAI
1 3 (2.80%) Section 508
Vendors
1 16 (14.95%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.74%) Oracle
3 3 (2.80%) PayPal
3 3 (2.80%) WorldPay
4 2 (1.87%) Sybase
4 2 (1.87%) Hyland
5 1 (0.93%) Zend
5 1 (0.93%) Wind River
5 1 (0.93%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.93%) SAP
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