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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 71 142 99
Rank change year-on-year
+71 -43
Permanent jobs citing OOP 119 23 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.94% 0.74% 1.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.71% 0.95% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 84 14 50
Average salary £40,500 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.71% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £58,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3204 2419 2581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 79.11% 77.63% 73.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2090 1377 1902
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 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +34 56 £42,500 -26.08% 5
Edinburgh +20 54 £40,000 +25.00% 5
Dundee +6 6 £39,000 +11.42% 2
Fife +3 4 £39,000 +73.33% 2
Aberdeen +6 3 £52,500 - 3
West Lothian - 1 - -
OOP
UK

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 131 (66.84%) OO
2 99 (50.51%) C#
3 88 (44.90%) Java
4 70 (35.71%) JavaScript
5 68 (34.69%) .NET
6 62 (31.63%) HTML
7 56 (28.57%) CSS
8 55 (28.06%) MVC
9 54 (27.55%) PHP
10 53 (27.04%) C++
10 53 (27.04%) Agile Software Development
11 46 (23.47%) XML
12 45 (22.96%) MySQL
13 44 (22.45%) Degree
14 40 (20.41%) Software Engineering
15 38 (19.39%) Relational Database
16 37 (18.88%) Linux
17 33 (16.84%) TDD
18 30 (15.31%) Windows
19 29 (14.80%) jQuery
20 28 (14.29%) SQL Server
20 28 (14.29%) Scrum
20 28 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
21 26 (13.27%) SQL
22 25 (12.76%) UNIX
22 25 (12.76%) Continuous Integration
23 24 (12.24%) Web Development
23 24 (12.24%) ASP.NET
23 24 (12.24%) Web Services
24 23 (11.73%) HTML5

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (10.20%) Apache
2 14 (7.14%) CMS
3 9 (4.59%) Drupal
4 4 (2.04%) Alfresco
4 4 (2.04%) SugarCRM
4 4 (2.04%) Node.js
4 4 (2.04%) OpenStack
5 3 (1.53%) WordPress
5 3 (1.53%) IIS
6 2 (1.02%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.51%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.51%) Immediacy CMS
7 1 (0.51%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.51%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.51%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Photoshop
1 1 (0.51%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.04%) KANA IQ
2 2 (1.02%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.51%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.61%) Ethernet
2 4 (2.04%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.02%) Intranet
3 2 (1.02%) HTTP
3 2 (1.02%) LAN
3 2 (1.02%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (22.96%) MySQL
2 38 (19.39%) Relational Database
3 28 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 16 (8.16%) RDBMS
5 11 (5.61%) Oracle Database
6 8 (4.08%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (3.57%) MongoDB
7 7 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (2.04%) Hadoop
8 4 (2.04%) Pentaho
8 4 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (2.04%) NoSQL
8 4 (2.04%) Big Data
9 2 (1.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (8.67%) Subversion
2 15 (7.65%) Visual Studio
3 8 (4.08%) Mercurial
3 8 (4.08%) Git (software)
4 5 (2.55%) Jenkins
4 5 (2.55%) Maven
5 4 (2.04%) Talend Open Studio
5 4 (2.04%) Selenium
5 4 (2.04%) Jasmine
6 3 (1.53%) JUnit
7 2 (1.02%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.02%) Xcode
7 2 (1.02%) Ant
7 2 (1.02%) NCrunch
8 1 (0.51%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.51%) Hudson
8 1 (0.51%) PhoneGap
8 1 (0.51%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 1 (0.51%) VisualWorks
8 1 (0.51%) NUnit
General
1 12 (6.12%) Electronics
1 12 (6.12%) Finance
2 11 (5.61%) Banking
3 10 (5.10%) Back Office
4 6 (3.06%) Games
5 4 (2.04%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.51%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (0.51%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 138 (70.41%) Developer
2 32 (16.33%) Senior Developer
3 31 (15.82%) Software Developer
4 23 (11.73%) Software Engineer
5 21 (10.71%) C# Developer
6 18 (9.18%) PHP Developer
7 14 (7.14%) Senior Software Developer
8 12 (6.12%) Java Developer
9 11 (5.61%) Web Developer
10 9 (4.59%) .NET Developer
11 8 (4.08%) Programmer
12 7 (3.57%) Senior PHP Developer
12 7 (3.57%) Lead Developer
12 7 (3.57%) Junior
13 6 (3.06%) Applications Support
13 6 (3.06%) Graduate
13 6 (3.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 6 (3.06%) C# .NET Developer
14 5 (2.55%) C++ Developer
14 5 (2.55%) Salesforce.com Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (34.69%) .NET
2 62 (31.63%) HTML
3 56 (28.57%) CSS
4 46 (23.47%) XML
5 29 (14.80%) jQuery
6 28 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 24 (12.24%) ASP.NET
7 24 (12.24%) Web Services
8 23 (11.73%) HTML5
9 18 (9.18%) CSS3
10 15 (7.65%) OpenGL
10 15 (7.65%) JSON
10 15 (7.65%) ASP.NET MVC
11 11 (5.61%) WPF
11 11 (5.61%) Qt
11 11 (5.61%) STL
11 11 (5.61%) MFC
11 11 (5.61%) Direct3D
12 10 (5.10%) XML Messaging
12 10 (5.10%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 22 (11.22%) Computer Science
2 16 (8.16%) Mathematics
3 11 (5.61%) Visualisation
3 11 (5.61%) CUDA
4 10 (5.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 10 (5.10%) Derivative
5 9 (4.59%) Open Source
6 8 (4.08%) Client/Server
7 6 (3.06%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (2.55%) Digital Media
9 4 (2.04%) GIS
9 4 (2.04%) Fixed Income
9 4 (2.04%) N-Tier
9 4 (2.04%) Data Integration
9 4 (2.04%) Graphic Design
9 4 (2.04%) Mobile App
10 2 (1.02%) E-Learning
10 2 (1.02%) Streaming Video
10 2 (1.02%) iPhone
10 2 (1.02%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 37 (18.88%) Linux
2 30 (15.31%) Windows
3 25 (12.76%) UNIX
4 17 (8.67%) Apple iOS
5 16 (8.16%) Android
6 4 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.51%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.51%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.51%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (66.84%) OO
2 55 (28.06%) MVC
3 53 (27.04%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (20.41%) Software Engineering
5 33 (16.84%) TDD
6 28 (14.29%) Scrum
7 25 (12.76%) Continuous Integration
8 24 (12.24%) Web Development
9 20 (10.20%) OOD
9 20 (10.20%) Unit Testing
10 15 (7.65%) Data Modelling
10 15 (7.65%) E-Commerce
11 14 (7.14%) Refactoring
12 11 (5.61%) Software Architecture
12 11 (5.61%) 3D Visualisation
13 10 (5.10%) Continuous Improvement
13 10 (5.10%) Responsive Web Design
13 10 (5.10%) Multithreading
14 9 (4.59%) Web Design
15 8 (4.08%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 99 (50.51%) C#
2 88 (44.90%) Java
3 70 (35.71%) JavaScript
4 54 (27.55%) PHP
5 53 (27.04%) C++
6 26 (13.27%) SQL
7 21 (10.71%) Python
8 16 (8.16%) C
9 12 (6.12%) Ruby
10 11 (5.61%) VC++
11 6 (3.06%) Perl
11 6 (3.06%) XPath
12 5 (2.55%) ActionScript 3.0
12 5 (2.55%) PHP5
12 5 (2.55%) ActionScript
12 5 (2.55%) Objective-C
12 5 (2.55%) Smalltalk
13 4 (2.04%) VB
14 3 (1.53%) XQuery
15 2 (1.02%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 44 (22.45%) Degree
2 4 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.51%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.53%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (2.04%) Puppet
1 4 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 20 (10.20%) Oracle
2 11 (5.61%) Microsoft
3 8 (4.08%) Zend
3 8 (4.08%) Google
4 6 (3.06%) Facebook
4 6 (3.06%) Twitter
5 5 (2.55%) JBoss
5 5 (2.55%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (2.04%) Pega
6 4 (2.04%) KANA
6 4 (2.04%) Jaspersoft
6 4 (2.04%) Talend
7 3 (1.53%) Informatica
8 1 (0.51%) Sencha
8 1 (0.51%) Appcelerator
8 1 (0.51%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.51%) Progress
8 1 (0.51%) Adobe
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