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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 65 96 118
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +22
Permanent jobs citing OOP 113 57 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 3.03% 1.84% 1.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.76% 2.27% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 68 30 31
Average salary £38,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.94% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,995 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
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
3002 2512 2378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 80.37% 81.19% 75.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1952 1636 1595
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 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 +31 71 £43,750 +34.61% 10
Edinburgh +9 28 £38,500 +6.94% 5
Aberdeen +15 6 £36,000 - 2
Dundee -4 4 £16,500 -59.75%
Midlothian - 1 £34,000 -
OOP
UK

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 167 (69.58%) OO
2 120 (50.00%) Java
3 101 (42.08%) C#
4 85 (35.42%) .NET
4 85 (35.42%) Agile Software Development
5 82 (34.17%) Relational Database
6 79 (32.92%) XML
7 76 (31.67%) JavaScript
8 66 (27.50%) Scrum
9 65 (27.08%) MVC
10 64 (26.67%) PHP
11 63 (26.25%) RDBMS
12 62 (25.83%) MySQL
13 61 (25.42%) Degree
14 56 (23.33%) CSS
15 55 (22.92%) HTML
16 50 (20.83%) Data Modelling
17 49 (20.42%) Software Engineering
18 47 (19.58%) Derivative
18 47 (19.58%) Multithreading
18 47 (19.58%) XML Messaging
18 47 (19.58%) Back Office
18 47 (19.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 47 (19.58%) Continuous Improvement
19 43 (17.92%) Linux
19 43 (17.92%) SQL Server
20 38 (15.83%) C++
21 37 (15.42%) Computer Science
21 37 (15.42%) TDD
22 34 (14.17%) Python

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 27 (11.25%) Apache
2 13 (5.42%) Drupal
3 10 (4.17%) CMS
4 5 (2.08%) SugarCRM
4 5 (2.08%) IIS
5 4 (1.67%) OpenStack
5 4 (1.67%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.67%) Alfresco
6 3 (1.25%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.42%) Node.js
7 1 (0.42%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.42%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 10 (4.17%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.83%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.83%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.08%) GitHub
2 4 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (6.67%) Ethernet
2 5 (2.08%) Intranet
3 3 (1.25%) SMTP
3 3 (1.25%) DNS
3 3 (1.25%) HTTP
4 1 (0.42%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.42%) LAN
4 1 (0.42%) WAN
4 1 (0.42%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (34.17%) Relational Database
2 63 (26.25%) RDBMS
3 62 (25.83%) MySQL
4 43 (17.92%) SQL Server
5 16 (6.67%) Oracle Database
6 15 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
7 14 (5.83%) PostgreSQL
8 9 (3.75%) NoSQL
9 8 (3.33%) Big Data
10 7 (2.92%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (2.50%) Hadoop
11 6 (2.50%) MongoDB
12 5 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 4 (1.67%) Pentaho
14 3 (1.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 2 (0.83%) Apache Cassandra
16 1 (0.42%) VoltDB
16 1 (0.42%) SQLite
16 1 (0.42%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 31 (12.92%) Visual Studio
2 23 (9.58%) Subversion
3 14 (5.83%) Git (software)
4 8 (3.33%) Jenkins
4 8 (3.33%) NCrunch
5 7 (2.92%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (2.92%) Maven
6 5 (2.08%) Selenium
7 4 (1.67%) Talend Open Studio
7 4 (1.67%) Mercurial
7 4 (1.67%) Moq
7 4 (1.67%) Jasmine
8 3 (1.25%) ReSharper
8 3 (1.25%) NUnit
8 3 (1.25%) JUnit
9 2 (0.83%) CruiseControl
9 2 (0.83%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.42%) Hudson
10 1 (0.42%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.42%) Behat
General
1 47 (19.58%) Back Office
2 16 (6.67%) Electronics
3 11 (4.58%) Finance
4 6 (2.50%) Games
5 3 (1.25%) Banking
5 3 (1.25%) Investment Banking
6 2 (0.83%) Retail
6 2 (0.83%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.42%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.42%) Marketing
7 1 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 188 (78.33%) Developer
2 44 (18.33%) Software Developer
3 36 (15.00%) Senior Developer
4 32 (13.33%) Software Engineer
5 25 (10.42%) Lead Developer
6 24 (10.00%) Senior Software Developer
7 22 (9.17%) C# Developer
8 21 (8.75%) Java Developer
9 14 (5.83%) .NET Developer
9 14 (5.83%) PHP Developer
10 13 (5.42%) UI Developer
10 13 (5.42%) UI Programmer
11 8 (3.33%) Analyst
12 5 (2.08%) Test Analyst
12 5 (2.08%) Senior PHP Developer
13 4 (1.67%) Senior Java Developer
13 4 (1.67%) Performance Analyst
13 4 (1.67%) SharePoint Developer
13 4 (1.67%) Performance Test Analyst
13 4 (1.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (35.42%) .NET
2 79 (32.92%) XML
3 56 (23.33%) CSS
4 55 (22.92%) HTML
5 47 (19.58%) XML Messaging
6 28 (11.67%) jQuery
7 27 (11.25%) Spring
8 26 (10.83%) Hibernate
8 26 (10.83%) WPF
9 24 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 23 (9.58%) Web Services
11 21 (8.75%) ASP.NET
12 20 (8.33%) .NET Framework
13 19 (7.92%) SOAP
14 18 (7.50%) OpenGL
15 17 (7.08%) HTML5
16 16 (6.67%) Qt
16 16 (6.67%) Direct3D
16 16 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 16 (6.67%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 47 (19.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 47 (19.58%) Derivative
2 37 (15.42%) Computer Science
3 21 (8.75%) Mathematics
4 20 (8.33%) Open Source
5 18 (7.50%) Visualisation
6 16 (6.67%) CUDA
7 13 (5.42%) Digital Media
7 13 (5.42%) Graphic Design
8 5 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.67%) Social Media
9 4 (1.67%) Social Gaming
9 4 (1.67%) EPoS
9 4 (1.67%) GIS
9 4 (1.67%) Data Integration
10 3 (1.25%) Mobile Games
11 2 (0.83%) Online Games
12 1 (0.42%) Reference Data
12 1 (0.42%) N-Tier
12 1 (0.42%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 43 (17.92%) Linux
2 32 (13.33%) Windows
3 28 (11.67%) UNIX
4 18 (7.50%) Android
4 18 (7.50%) Apple iOS
5 6 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.42%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.42%) Windows Phone 8
6 1 (0.42%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (69.58%) OO
2 85 (35.42%) Agile Software Development
3 66 (27.50%) Scrum
4 65 (27.08%) MVC
5 50 (20.83%) Data Modelling
6 49 (20.42%) Software Engineering
7 47 (19.58%) Multithreading
7 47 (19.58%) Continuous Improvement
8 37 (15.42%) TDD
9 30 (12.50%) Web Development
10 29 (12.08%) Unit Testing
11 25 (10.42%) Change Management
12 24 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
13 20 (8.33%) E-Commerce
14 17 (7.08%) Android Development
15 16 (6.67%) iOS Development
15 16 (6.67%) 3D Visualisation
15 16 (6.67%) Software Architecture
16 12 (5.00%) OOD
17 10 (4.17%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 120 (50.00%) Java
2 101 (42.08%) C#
3 76 (31.67%) JavaScript
4 64 (26.67%) PHP
5 38 (15.83%) C++
6 34 (14.17%) Python
7 31 (12.92%) SQL
8 26 (10.83%) Ruby
9 17 (7.08%) C
10 16 (6.67%) VC++
11 5 (2.08%) XPath
12 3 (1.25%) VB
12 3 (1.25%) Perl
13 2 (0.83%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.83%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.83%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.83%) Jython
13 2 (0.83%) PHP5
14 1 (0.42%) ActionScript 3.0
14 1 (0.42%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 61 (25.42%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.08%) QA
2 3 (1.25%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.42%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (2.08%) Puppet
1 5 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.42%) Nagios
2 1 (0.42%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 23 (9.58%) Oracle
2 18 (7.50%) Microsoft
3 8 (3.33%) JBoss
4 6 (2.50%) Zend
5 4 (1.67%) Twitter
5 4 (1.67%) Talend
5 4 (1.67%) Jaspersoft
5 4 (1.67%) Informatica
6 3 (1.25%) Google
6 3 (1.25%) Facebook
7 2 (0.83%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.83%) Adobe
7 2 (0.83%) Dell
8 1 (0.42%) Apple
8 1 (0.42%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.42%) Iron Speed
8 1 (0.42%) Nintex
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