The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OO over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 10 10 22
Rank change year-on-year
0 +12
Permanent jobs citing OO 7 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 10.45% 3.85% 1.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.29% 5.41% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 1
Average salary £60,000 - £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +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 West Lothian region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
62 37 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 92.54% 71.15% 94.92%
Number of salaries quoted 37 26 31
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,750 £42,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

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Salary Trend in West Lothian

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

OO Salary Trend in West Lothian

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Salary Histogram in West Lothian

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OO across the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

OO Salary Histogram in West Lothian

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Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 4 September 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
Livingston - 4 £42,500 -
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Scotland

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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 10 (58.82%) C#
2 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
2 9 (52.94%) .NET
3 7 (41.18%) Ruby
4 6 (35.29%) Java
4 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET
4 6 (35.29%) SQL
5 4 (23.53%) Web Services
5 4 (23.53%) Python
5 4 (23.53%) OOP
5 4 (23.53%) Degree
5 4 (23.53%) SDLC
6 3 (17.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (17.65%) Relational Database
6 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
6 3 (17.65%) iPhone
6 3 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (17.65%) LINQ
6 3 (17.65%) jQuery
6 3 (17.65%) .NET Framework
6 3 (17.65%) HTML5
6 3 (17.65%) MongoDB
6 3 (17.65%) Entity Framework
6 3 (17.65%) CSS3
6 3 (17.65%) Ruby on Rails
6 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (17.65%) Telerik
6 3 (17.65%) OOA/OOD
6 3 (17.65%) EPoS

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Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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 (5.88%) IIS
1 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
1 3 (17.65%) RDBMS
1 3 (17.65%) MongoDB
1 3 (17.65%) Relational Database
2 2 (11.76%) Big Data
3 1 (5.88%) FileMaker
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.88%) JBehave
2 1 (5.88%) Cucumber
2 1 (5.88%) FitNesse
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (58.82%) Software Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Senior Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Java Developer
4 3 (17.65%) .NET Developer
4 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Senior .NET Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Graduate Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Graduate
5 2 (11.76%) Graduate Software Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Python Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Graduate Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) .NET
2 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET
3 4 (23.53%) Web Services
4 3 (17.65%) CSS
4 3 (17.65%) HTML
4 3 (17.65%) Ruby on Rails
4 3 (17.65%) .NET Framework
4 3 (17.65%) LINQ
4 3 (17.65%) jQuery
4 3 (17.65%) HTML5
4 3 (17.65%) Entity Framework
4 3 (17.65%) CSS3
4 3 (17.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (5.88%) Hibernate
5 1 (5.88%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) EPoS
1 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
1 3 (17.65%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) OOP
1 4 (23.53%) SDLC
2 3 (17.65%) OOA/OOD
2 3 (17.65%) OOD
2 3 (17.65%) MVC
2 3 (17.65%) Scrum
2 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.76%) TDD
3 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
3 2 (11.76%) Web Development
3 2 (11.76%) Open Source
4 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (5.88%) UML
4 1 (5.88%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) C#
2 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
3 7 (41.18%) Ruby
4 6 (35.29%) SQL
4 6 (35.29%) Java
5 4 (23.53%) Python
6 3 (17.65%) Objective-C
6 3 (17.65%) T-SQL
6 3 (17.65%) VB.NET
7 2 (11.76%) C
7 2 (11.76%) C++
8 1 (5.88%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Telerik
2 1 (5.88%) Cognizant