The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
UK / Scotland
Rank 115 102 106
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +4
Permanent jobs citing OOP 25 58 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.09% 1.95% 1.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.21% 2.16% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 17 31 44
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -10.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,400 £30,000 £26,050
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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
2061 2691 2782
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 89.84% 90.64% 88.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1341 1711 1749
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,700 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing OOP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 22 February 2017.

OOP Salary Histogram in Scotland

OOP
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOP within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +3 15 £40,000 -3.03% 5
Glasgow +2 10 £40,000 +2.56% 2
OOP
UK

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT jobs citing OOP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for OOP.

1 50 (79.37%) OO
2 40 (63.49%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (60.32%) C#
4 32 (50.79%) .NET
5 23 (36.51%) Git (software)
6 20 (31.75%) SQL Server
7 19 (30.16%) JavaScript
8 17 (26.98%) Java
9 15 (23.81%) ASP.NET
9 15 (23.81%) MVC
9 15 (23.81%) Subversion
10 14 (22.22%) Web Development
10 14 (22.22%) Microsoft
10 14 (22.22%) Test Automation
11 13 (20.63%) Microsoft Azure
11 13 (20.63%) WebDriver
11 13 (20.63%) PHP
11 13 (20.63%) Selenium
12 12 (19.05%) Software Engineering
12 12 (19.05%) Finance
13 11 (17.46%) CSS
13 11 (17.46%) Scrum
14 10 (15.87%) MySQL
14 10 (15.87%) HTML
14 10 (15.87%) User Stories
15 9 (14.29%) Relational Database
15 9 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
15 9 (14.29%) Continuous Deployment
15 9 (14.29%) MSTest
15 9 (14.29%) SpecFlow

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (6.35%) CMS
2 3 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (3.17%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.59%) Apache
4 1 (1.59%) Confluence
4 1 (1.59%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (3.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (20.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (7.94%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.17%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.59%) GitHub
4 1 (1.59%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.59%) Heroku
4 1 (1.59%) IaaS
4 1 (1.59%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.59%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (31.75%) SQL Server
2 10 (15.87%) MySQL
3 9 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 4 (6.35%) NoSQL
5 3 (4.76%) RDBMS
6 2 (3.17%) KDB
6 2 (3.17%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.59%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.59%) DB2
7 1 (1.59%) DocumentDB
7 1 (1.59%) GIS
7 1 (1.59%) Kdb+
7 1 (1.59%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 23 (36.51%) Git (software)
2 15 (23.81%) Subversion
3 13 (20.63%) Selenium
3 13 (20.63%) WebDriver
4 9 (14.29%) MSTest
4 9 (14.29%) NUnit
4 9 (14.29%) SpecFlow
4 9 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (14.29%) Visual Studio
5 5 (7.94%) JIRA
6 4 (6.35%) Bugzilla
6 4 (6.35%) Trac
7 2 (3.17%) Jenkins
7 2 (3.17%) Maven
8 1 (1.59%) Ant
8 1 (1.59%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.59%) FitNesse
8 1 (1.59%) Hudson
8 1 (1.59%) JUnit
8 1 (1.59%) Xcode
General
1 12 (19.05%) Finance
2 2 (3.17%) Advertising
2 2 (3.17%) Games
2 2 (3.17%) Marketing
3 1 (1.59%) Banking
3 1 (1.59%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (53.97%) Developer
2 12 (19.05%) .NET Developer
3 10 (15.87%) Test Automation Engineer
3 10 (15.87%) Test Engineer
4 9 (14.29%) PHP Developer
5 7 (11.11%) C# Developer
5 7 (11.11%) Software Engineer
6 6 (9.52%) ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (9.52%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (9.52%) QA Engineer
7 5 (7.94%) .NET Applications Developer
7 5 (7.94%) .NET Web Applications Developer
7 5 (7.94%) Applications Developer
7 5 (7.94%) ASP Developer
7 5 (7.94%) ASP.NET Web Applications Developer
7 5 (7.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (7.94%) Classic ASP Developer
7 5 (7.94%) Systems Developer
7 5 (7.94%) Web Applications Developer
8 4 (6.35%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (50.79%) .NET
2 15 (23.81%) ASP.NET
3 11 (17.46%) CSS
4 10 (15.87%) HTML
5 9 (14.29%) Gherkin
6 8 (12.70%) jQuery
7 7 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (11.11%) Symfony
8 6 (9.52%) CSS3
8 6 (9.52%) WPF
9 5 (7.94%) .NET Framework
9 5 (7.94%) Classic ASP
9 5 (7.94%) HTML5
10 4 (6.35%) AngularJS
10 4 (6.35%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 4 (6.35%) JSON
10 4 (6.35%) Spring
10 4 (6.35%) WCF
10 4 (6.35%) Web Services
10 4 (6.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.35%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.76%) User Experience
5 2 (3.17%) Algorithms
5 2 (3.17%) Data Structures
5 2 (3.17%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.59%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.59%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.35%) Linux
2 3 (4.76%) Android
2 3 (4.76%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.17%) Unix
4 1 (1.59%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (79.37%) OO
2 40 (63.49%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (23.81%) MVC
4 14 (22.22%) Test Automation
4 14 (22.22%) Web Development
5 12 (19.05%) Software Engineering
6 11 (17.46%) Scrum
7 10 (15.87%) User Stories
8 9 (14.29%) Continuous Deployment
9 8 (12.70%) TDD
10 6 (9.52%) SDLC
11 5 (7.94%) Automated Testing
11 5 (7.94%) BDD
11 5 (7.94%) Migration
11 5 (7.94%) Performance Optimisation
11 5 (7.94%) Procedural Programming
11 5 (7.94%) Web Application Development
12 4 (6.35%) OOD
12 4 (6.35%) Refactoring
12 4 (6.35%) UML
Programming Languages
1 38 (60.32%) C#
2 19 (30.16%) JavaScript
3 17 (26.98%) Java
4 13 (20.63%) PHP
5 7 (11.11%) C++
6 5 (7.94%) Python
6 5 (7.94%) Ruby
6 5 (7.94%) SQL
7 4 (6.35%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.59%) Apple Swift
8 1 (1.59%) Go
8 1 (1.59%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.59%) Perl
8 1 (1.59%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.59%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.59%) Scala
8 1 (1.59%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.52%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.35%) Google
2 4 (6.35%) Zend
3 3 (4.76%) Oracle
4 2 (3.17%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.59%) Facebook
5 1 (1.59%) IBM
5 1 (1.59%) Perforce
5 1 (1.59%) Sybase
5 1 (1.59%) Twitter
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