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

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 19 - 27
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OO 5 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 4.35% - 3.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.76% - 4.08%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 4
Average salary £55,000 - £42,500
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
105 60 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 91.30% 92.31% 75.38%
Number of salaries quoted 56 35 88
Average salary £48,250 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.62% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,000 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 23 January 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 7 (87.50%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) J2EE
2 6 (75.00%) Finance
3 5 (62.50%) E-business
3 5 (62.50%) Web Services
3 5 (62.50%) SOA
3 5 (62.50%) Eclipse
3 5 (62.50%) Subversion
3 5 (62.50%) Spring
3 5 (62.50%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (62.50%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (50.00%) OOD
5 3 (37.50%) Banking
5 3 (37.50%) XML
5 3 (37.50%) XSLT
5 3 (37.50%) Investment Banking
6 2 (25.00%) Front Office
6 2 (25.00%) Oracle
6 2 (25.00%) SQL
6 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (25.00%) Clojure
6 2 (25.00%) Functional Programming
7 1 (12.50%) User Experience
7 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
7 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
7 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
7 1 (12.50%) Maven
7 1 (12.50%) HTML
7 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL

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Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Eclipse
1 5 (62.50%) Subversion
2 1 (12.50%) Maven
2 1 (12.50%) Ant
2 1 (12.50%) Toad
General
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Banking
2 3 (37.50%) Investment Banking
3 2 (25.00%) Front Office
4 1 (12.50%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Senior Developer
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Java Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Development Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Banking Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) J2EE
2 5 (62.50%) Web Services
2 5 (62.50%) Spring
3 3 (37.50%) XML
3 3 (37.50%) XSLT
4 1 (12.50%) HTML
4 1 (12.50%) Struts
4 1 (12.50%) Java SE
4 1 (12.50%) Spring MVC
4 1 (12.50%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (12.50%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (12.50%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) E-business
1 5 (62.50%) SOA
1 5 (62.50%) Capacity Planning
1 5 (62.50%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (50.00%) OOD
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Functional Programming
4 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
4 1 (12.50%) UML
4 1 (12.50%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (12.50%) MVC
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (12.50%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) Clojure
3 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) MiFID
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle