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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 66 134 106
Rank change year-on-year
+68 -28
Permanent jobs citing OOP 113 27 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 3.10% 0.84% 1.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.85% 1.04% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 57 18 41
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,700 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,200 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2932 2597 2364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 80.53% 80.58% 75.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1944 1691 1606
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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 31 July 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 31 July 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
(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
Glasgow +40 75 £45,000 +65.13% 12
Edinburgh +3 29 £38,500 +4.76% 8
Aberdeen +14 5 £38,000 +5.55% 1
Dundee -6 1 £40,000 -2.42% 2
OOP
UK

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 160 (67.51%) OO
2 114 (48.10%) Java
3 103 (43.46%) C#
4 90 (37.97%) .NET
5 77 (32.49%) Agile Software Development
6 75 (31.65%) Relational Database
7 73 (30.80%) JavaScript
8 71 (29.96%) XML
8 71 (29.96%) MVC
9 63 (26.58%) PHP
10 62 (26.16%) Degree
11 60 (25.32%) Scrum
12 57 (24.05%) MySQL
12 57 (24.05%) RDBMS
13 52 (21.94%) CSS
14 50 (21.10%) HTML
15 46 (19.41%) Software Engineering
16 44 (18.57%) Data Modelling
17 41 (17.30%) SQL Server
17 41 (17.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 41 (17.30%) Back Office
17 41 (17.30%) XML Messaging
17 41 (17.30%) Derivative
17 41 (17.30%) Multithreading
17 41 (17.30%) Continuous Improvement
18 39 (16.46%) C++
18 39 (16.46%) Linux
19 37 (15.61%) Computer Science
20 35 (14.77%) Python
21 32 (13.50%) UNIX

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 20 (8.44%) Apache
2 12 (5.06%) Drupal
3 9 (3.80%) CMS
4 5 (2.11%) SugarCRM
5 4 (1.69%) OpenStack
5 4 (1.69%) Alfresco
6 2 (0.84%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.84%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.42%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.42%) IIS
7 1 (0.42%) Node.js
7 1 (0.42%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 9 (3.80%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.42%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (1.69%) KANA IQ
2 1 (0.42%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.11%) GitHub
2 4 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (6.75%) Ethernet
2 4 (1.69%) TCP/IP
2 4 (1.69%) Intranet
3 2 (0.84%) LAN
3 2 (0.84%) WAN
4 1 (0.42%) Network Security
4 1 (0.42%) SMTP
4 1 (0.42%) DNS
4 1 (0.42%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (31.65%) Relational Database
2 57 (24.05%) MySQL
2 57 (24.05%) RDBMS
3 41 (17.30%) SQL Server
4 22 (9.28%) Oracle Database
5 15 (6.33%) SQL Server 2005
6 14 (5.91%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (3.80%) NoSQL
8 6 (2.53%) MongoDB
8 6 (2.53%) Big Data
8 6 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (2.53%) Hadoop
9 5 (2.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (2.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (1.69%) Pentaho
11 3 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.42%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 30 (12.66%) Visual Studio
2 21 (8.86%) Subversion
3 12 (5.06%) Git (software)
4 9 (3.80%) NCrunch
5 7 (2.95%) Maven
5 7 (2.95%) Jenkins
6 4 (1.69%) Jasmine
6 4 (1.69%) Selenium
6 4 (1.69%) Mercurial
6 4 (1.69%) Talend Open Studio
6 4 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (1.27%) JUnit
8 2 (0.84%) Moq
8 2 (0.84%) Cucumber
8 2 (0.84%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.84%) ReSharper
8 2 (0.84%) CruiseControl
8 2 (0.84%) NUnit
9 1 (0.42%) VisualWorks
9 1 (0.42%) PHPUnit
General
1 41 (17.30%) Back Office
2 17 (7.17%) Electronics
3 8 (3.38%) Finance
4 4 (1.69%) Banking
5 3 (1.27%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.27%) Games
6 2 (0.84%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.42%) Retail
7 1 (0.42%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 186 (78.48%) Developer
2 47 (19.83%) Software Developer
3 37 (15.61%) Senior Developer
4 27 (11.39%) Software Engineer
5 26 (10.97%) C# Developer
6 23 (9.70%) Lead Developer
6 23 (9.70%) Senior Software Developer
7 20 (8.44%) Java Developer
8 14 (5.91%) .NET Developer
9 13 (5.49%) UI Programmer
9 13 (5.49%) UI Developer
10 12 (5.06%) PHP Developer
11 6 (2.53%) Analyst
12 5 (2.11%) Senior PHP Developer
12 5 (2.11%) Applications Support
13 4 (1.69%) Support Engineer
13 4 (1.69%) Web Developer
13 4 (1.69%) Senior Java Developer
13 4 (1.69%) Applications Support Engineer
14 3 (1.27%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (37.97%) .NET
2 71 (29.96%) XML
3 52 (21.94%) CSS
4 50 (21.10%) HTML
5 41 (17.30%) XML Messaging
6 28 (11.81%) jQuery
7 27 (11.39%) Spring
8 26 (10.97%) Hibernate
9 25 (10.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 24 (10.13%) WPF
10 24 (10.13%) ASP.NET
11 23 (9.70%) Web Services
12 19 (8.02%) .NET Framework
13 18 (7.59%) SOAP
13 18 (7.59%) OpenGL
14 17 (7.17%) JSON
15 16 (6.75%) Qt
15 16 (6.75%) STL
15 16 (6.75%) MFC
15 16 (6.75%) Direct3D
Miscellaneous
1 41 (17.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 41 (17.30%) Derivative
2 37 (15.61%) Computer Science
3 21 (8.86%) Mathematics
4 19 (8.02%) Open Source
5 18 (7.59%) Visualisation
6 16 (6.75%) CUDA
7 13 (5.49%) Digital Media
7 13 (5.49%) Graphic Design
8 6 (2.53%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (2.53%) Client/Server
9 4 (1.69%) GIS
9 4 (1.69%) Data Integration
10 3 (1.27%) EPoS
10 3 (1.27%) Social Media
11 2 (0.84%) Social Gaming
11 2 (0.84%) Mobile Games
12 1 (0.42%) Inversion of Control
12 1 (0.42%) Reference Data
12 1 (0.42%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 39 (16.46%) Linux
2 32 (13.50%) UNIX
3 27 (11.39%) Windows
4 19 (8.02%) Android
5 17 (7.17%) Apple iOS
6 6 (2.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.42%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.42%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (67.51%) OO
2 77 (32.49%) Agile Software Development
3 71 (29.96%) MVC
4 60 (25.32%) Scrum
5 46 (19.41%) Software Engineering
6 44 (18.57%) Data Modelling
7 41 (17.30%) Multithreading
7 41 (17.30%) Continuous Improvement
8 31 (13.08%) TDD
9 30 (12.66%) Web Development
10 26 (10.97%) Unit Testing
11 23 (9.70%) Change Management
11 23 (9.70%) Continuous Integration
12 19 (8.02%) E-Commerce
13 18 (7.59%) Android Development
14 16 (6.75%) Software Architecture
14 16 (6.75%) iOS Development
14 16 (6.75%) 3D Visualisation
15 13 (5.49%) OOD
16 8 (3.38%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 114 (48.10%) Java
2 103 (43.46%) C#
3 73 (30.80%) JavaScript
4 63 (26.58%) PHP
5 39 (16.46%) C++
6 35 (14.77%) Python
7 28 (11.81%) Ruby
8 24 (10.13%) SQL
9 19 (8.02%) C
10 16 (6.75%) VC++
11 5 (2.11%) XPath
12 4 (1.69%) VB
12 4 (1.69%) Perl
12 4 (1.69%) PHP5
13 3 (1.27%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.84%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.84%) Jython
15 1 (0.42%) VB6
15 1 (0.42%) ActionScript 3.0
15 1 (0.42%) Smalltalk
Qualifications
1 62 (26.16%) Degree
2 1 (0.42%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.84%) ISO 9001
1 2 (0.84%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (2.11%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (2.11%) Puppet
2 1 (0.42%) Ganglia
2 1 (0.42%) Nagios
Vendors
1 31 (13.08%) Oracle
2 18 (7.59%) Microsoft
3 8 (3.38%) JBoss
4 6 (2.53%) Zend
5 4 (1.69%) Jaspersoft
5 4 (1.69%) Talend
5 4 (1.69%) Informatica
5 4 (1.69%) Pega
5 4 (1.69%) KANA
6 3 (1.27%) Google
6 3 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (1.27%) Facebook
6 3 (1.27%) Twitter
7 2 (0.84%) Adobe
7 2 (0.84%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.42%) Progress
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Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Career Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Great Package
Posted: 8 hours ago
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Solutions Recruitment
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 8 hours ago
Dundee, Angus
FPSG Connect
Posted: Yesterday
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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J.P. Morgan TS
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
J.P. Morgan TS
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Dundee, Angus
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £16,000 to £18,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum depending on level of experience
Posted: 10 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Glasgow, Scotland
EMIS
Salary: up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Aberdeen
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Dunfermline, Fife
The SmartList
Salary: Depending on experience
Posted: 22 days ago
Kirkcaldy, Fife
The SmartList
Salary: Depending on experience
Posted: 22 days ago
Livingston, West Lothian
The SmartList
Salary: Depending on experience
Posted: 22 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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Salary: Depending on experience
Posted: 22 days ago