The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OO over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 12 21 16
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Permanent jobs citing OO 17 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 15.32% 3.39% 4.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.68% 3.88% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 2
Average salary £55,000 £43,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.43% -13.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stirling region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Stirling
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
91 103 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 81.98% 87.29% 86.96%
Number of salaries quoted 34 55 26
Average salary £50,000 £43,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.94% -6.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £110,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OO across the Stirling region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

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Salary Trend in Stirling

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OO across the Stirling region.

OO Salary Trend in Stirling

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Stirling region citing OO 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 OO.

1 22 (100.00%) Java
1 22 (100.00%) Spring
2 19 (86.36%) Finance
3 18 (81.82%) Web Services
4 16 (72.73%) Oracle
5 14 (63.64%) Enterprise Software
6 13 (59.09%) SQL
7 12 (54.55%) JMS
7 12 (54.55%) Banking
7 12 (54.55%) Spring Integration
8 11 (50.00%) Relational Database
8 11 (50.00%) Hibernate
8 11 (50.00%) J2EE
8 11 (50.00%) SOA
9 9 (40.91%) PL/SQL
10 8 (36.36%) OLAP
10 8 (36.36%) RDBMS
10 8 (36.36%) Investment Banking
10 8 (36.36%) JPA
10 8 (36.36%) Workflow
10 8 (36.36%) Analytics
10 8 (36.36%) Coaching
10 8 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (31.82%) Performance Tuning
11 7 (31.82%) Capacity Planning
11 7 (31.82%) Subversion
11 7 (31.82%) Eclipse
11 7 (31.82%) E-business
12 6 (27.27%) OOD
13 4 (18.18%) Oracle Reports

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Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Stirling region citing OO 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 OO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (18.18%) SharePoint Server
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle Coherence
1 4 (18.18%) Mule
2 1 (4.55%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 8 (36.36%) OLAP
2 8 (36.36%) RDBMS
3 4 (18.18%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Subversion
1 7 (31.82%) Eclipse
2 1 (4.55%) Maven
2 1 (4.55%) Ant
General
1 19 (86.36%) Finance
2 12 (54.55%) Banking
3 8 (36.36%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Development Specialist
2 7 (31.82%) Java Developer
2 7 (31.82%) Senior Java Developer
2 7 (31.82%) Developer
2 7 (31.82%) Senior Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (18.18%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) Spring
2 18 (81.82%) Web Services
3 12 (54.55%) JMS
3 12 (54.55%) Spring Integration
4 11 (50.00%) Hibernate
4 11 (50.00%) J2EE
5 8 (36.36%) JPA
6 4 (18.18%) Middleware
7 1 (4.55%) jQuery
7 1 (4.55%) Spring MVC
7 1 (4.55%) HTML
7 1 (4.55%) XML
7 1 (4.55%) XSLT
7 1 (4.55%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 14 (63.64%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (18.18%) Management Information System
3 4 (18.18%) Fixed Income
3 4 (18.18%) Equities
3 4 (18.18%) Derivative
3 4 (18.18%) Open Source
3 4 (18.18%) Reference Data
3 4 (18.18%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) SOA
2 8 (36.36%) Workflow
2 8 (36.36%) Analytics
2 8 (36.36%) Coaching
3 7 (31.82%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (31.82%) Capacity Planning
3 7 (31.82%) E-business
4 6 (27.27%) OOD
5 4 (18.18%) Validation
5 4 (18.18%) Project Management
5 4 (18.18%) Zachman Framework
5 4 (18.18%) TOGAF
5 4 (18.18%) Information Management
5 4 (18.18%) Supplier Management
5 4 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (18.18%) Web Development
5 4 (18.18%) Business Development
5 4 (18.18%) WFM
5 4 (18.18%) Financial Modelling
5 4 (18.18%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (59.09%) SQL
3 9 (40.91%) PL/SQL
4 4 (18.18%) Shell Script
5 1 (4.55%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (72.73%) Oracle
2 4 (18.18%) TIBCO
2 4 (18.18%) GoldenSource