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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 86 87 93
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Permanent jobs citing OOP 69 82 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.22% 2.48% 1.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.62% 3.06% 2.36%
Number of salaries quoted 52 55 32
Average salary £38,500 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,900 £49,000 £54,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
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
2636 2682 2368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 84.84% 81.27% 80.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1711 1728 1609
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
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 27 January 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 27 January 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
Glasgow +15 39 £40,000 -2.43% 4
Edinburgh +4 26 £38,500 +4.05% 2
Fife +5 1 £28,500 -15.55%
Aberdeen 0 1 £35,000 -13.58% 1
OOP
UK

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

1 107 (69.93%) OO
2 92 (60.13%) C#
3 83 (54.25%) Agile Software Development
4 72 (47.06%) .NET
5 62 (40.52%) Software Engineering
6 56 (36.60%) Java
7 55 (35.95%) JavaScript
8 54 (35.29%) Degree
9 53 (34.64%) Computer Science
10 47 (30.72%) Visual Studio
11 46 (30.07%) TDD
12 45 (29.41%) CSS
12 45 (29.41%) C++
13 41 (26.80%) HTML
13 41 (26.80%) Unit Testing
14 40 (26.14%) SQL Server
14 40 (26.14%) Windows
15 39 (25.49%) Scrum
16 38 (24.84%) MVC
16 38 (24.84%) Continuous Integration
16 38 (24.84%) Relational Database
17 34 (22.22%) Mathematics
18 33 (21.57%) jQuery
19 31 (20.26%) ASP.NET
20 30 (19.61%) XML
20 30 (19.61%) WPF
21 28 (18.30%) C
22 26 (16.99%) Linux
23 24 (15.69%) SQL
24 23 (15.03%) UNIX

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 14 (9.15%) Apache
2 7 (4.58%) SharePoint
2 7 (4.58%) IIS
3 3 (1.96%) Drupal
3 3 (1.96%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.31%) JBoss
4 2 (1.31%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (5.23%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.65%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.65%) Magento
1 1 (0.65%) FINCAD Analytics
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.27%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (3.27%) Amazon S3
1 5 (3.27%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (3.27%) Amazon SQS
1 5 (3.27%) GitHub
2 2 (1.31%) SaaS
3 1 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (12.42%) Ethernet
2 9 (5.88%) Intranet
3 8 (5.23%) HTTP
4 2 (1.31%) DNS
4 2 (1.31%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (26.14%) SQL Server
2 38 (24.84%) Relational Database
3 22 (14.38%) MySQL
4 21 (13.73%) RDBMS
5 7 (4.58%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (4.58%) NoSQL
6 6 (3.92%) Big Data
6 6 (3.92%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (3.27%) Hadoop
7 5 (3.27%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (3.27%) Amazon RDS
8 4 (2.61%) MongoDB
9 3 (1.96%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (1.96%) VoltDB
10 2 (1.31%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.65%) SQLite
11 1 (0.65%) DB2
11 1 (0.65%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.65%) InterSystems Cache
11 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 47 (30.72%) Visual Studio
2 22 (14.38%) Subversion
3 10 (6.54%) Git (software)
4 9 (5.88%) NCrunch
5 6 (3.92%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (3.27%) Moq
7 3 (1.96%) NUnit
7 3 (1.96%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.31%) ReSharper
8 2 (1.31%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.65%) Rational Rhapsody
9 1 (0.65%) QUnit
9 1 (0.65%) Selenium
9 1 (0.65%) Ant
General
1 19 (12.42%) Electronics
2 18 (11.76%) Finance
3 15 (9.80%) Back Office
4 6 (3.92%) Games
4 6 (3.92%) Retail
4 6 (3.92%) Marketing
5 4 (2.61%) Banking
6 2 (1.31%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.65%) Front Office
7 1 (0.65%) Automotive
7 1 (0.65%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 101 (66.01%) Developer
2 46 (30.07%) Software Engineer
3 30 (19.61%) Software Developer
4 27 (17.65%) C# Developer
5 22 (14.38%) .NET Developer
6 21 (13.73%) C# .NET Developer
7 17 (11.11%) Senior Developer
8 12 (7.84%) Lead Developer
9 10 (6.54%) ASP.NET Developer
9 10 (6.54%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 9 (5.88%) PHP Developer
11 8 (5.23%) Web Developer
12 7 (4.58%) Graduate
12 7 (4.58%) .NET Web Developer
12 7 (4.58%) Senior Software Developer
12 7 (4.58%) Senior C# Developer
12 7 (4.58%) C# Web Developer
13 6 (3.92%) SharePoint Developer
13 6 (3.92%) C# Software Developer
13 6 (3.92%) Graduate Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (47.06%) .NET
2 45 (29.41%) CSS
3 41 (26.80%) HTML
4 33 (21.57%) jQuery
5 31 (20.26%) ASP.NET
6 30 (19.61%) XML
6 30 (19.61%) WPF
7 21 (13.73%) Web Services
8 19 (12.42%) OpenGL
8 19 (12.42%) STL
8 19 (12.42%) MFC
8 19 (12.42%) Qt
8 19 (12.42%) Direct3D
9 18 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 16 (10.46%) ASP.NET MVC
11 15 (9.80%) REST
11 15 (9.80%) XML Messaging
12 13 (8.50%) .NET Framework
12 13 (8.50%) WCF
12 13 (8.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 53 (34.64%) Computer Science
2 34 (22.22%) Mathematics
3 19 (12.42%) Visualisation
3 19 (12.42%) CUDA
4 16 (10.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 16 (10.46%) Derivative
5 14 (9.15%) Physics
6 10 (6.54%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (4.58%) N-Tier
8 4 (2.61%) iPad
8 4 (2.61%) Algorithms
9 3 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (1.96%) Data Structures
9 3 (1.96%) Open Source
10 2 (1.31%) Online Games
10 2 (1.31%) Mobile Games
10 2 (1.31%) NHS
10 2 (1.31%) Social Gaming
11 1 (0.65%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.65%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 40 (26.14%) Windows
2 26 (16.99%) Linux
3 23 (15.03%) UNIX
4 8 (5.23%) Mac OS X
5 7 (4.58%) Android
6 4 (2.61%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.65%) Windows Phone 8
7 1 (0.65%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.65%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (69.93%) OO
2 83 (54.25%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (40.52%) Software Engineering
4 46 (30.07%) TDD
5 41 (26.80%) Unit Testing
6 39 (25.49%) Scrum
7 38 (24.84%) Continuous Integration
7 38 (24.84%) MVC
8 19 (12.42%) Multithreading
8 19 (12.42%) Software Architecture
8 19 (12.42%) Waterfall
8 19 (12.42%) 3D Visualisation
8 19 (12.42%) Linear Algebra
9 17 (11.11%) Pair Programming
10 15 (9.80%) Data Modelling
10 15 (9.80%) Continuous Improvement
11 14 (9.15%) Mentoring
12 9 (5.88%) Dependency Injection
13 8 (5.23%) Coaching
13 8 (5.23%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 92 (60.13%) C#
2 56 (36.60%) Java
3 55 (35.95%) JavaScript
4 45 (29.41%) C++
5 28 (18.30%) C
6 24 (15.69%) SQL
7 19 (12.42%) VC++
8 18 (11.76%) PHP
9 8 (5.23%) Python
10 5 (3.27%) Ruby
10 5 (3.27%) F#
11 4 (2.61%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.31%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.31%) Perl
13 1 (0.65%) Delphi
13 1 (0.65%) ActionScript
13 1 (0.65%) VBA
13 1 (0.65%) Lua
13 1 (0.65%) FoxPro (VFP)
13 1 (0.65%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 54 (35.29%) Degree
2 5 (3.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.65%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.23%) QA
2 3 (1.96%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (1.31%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 18 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 6 (3.92%) Oracle
2 6 (3.92%) Xamarin
3 4 (2.61%) Sybase
3 4 (2.61%) Dell
4 3 (1.96%) Nintex
5 2 (1.31%) Kony
6 1 (0.65%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.65%) Apple
6 1 (0.65%) Hyland
6 1 (0.65%) Iron Speed
6 1 (0.65%) Twitter
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