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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 16 15 18
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Permanent jobs citing OO 5 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 9.80% 1.75% 2.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.64% 2.38% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £37,500 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +63.04%
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 West Lothian region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
47 42 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 92.16% 73.68% 80.90%
Number of salaries quoted 25 30 48
Average salary £37,500 £41,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.53% +1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £31,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,050 £56,730 £50,500
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 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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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 29 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
Linlithgow - 5 - -
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Scotland

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Top 20 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 7 (100.00%) Degree
1 7 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (85.71%) C++
3 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
4 4 (57.14%) C
4 4 (57.14%) Embedded Software Development
5 3 (42.86%) Marketing
5 3 (42.86%) C#
5 3 (42.86%) .NET
6 2 (28.57%) Electronics
6 2 (28.57%) WinForms
6 2 (28.57%) Embedded Linux
6 2 (28.57%) Windows
6 2 (28.57%) Linux
6 2 (28.57%) UML
6 2 (28.57%) User Experience
6 2 (28.57%) Use Case
7 1 (14.29%) Twitter
7 1 (14.29%) HTML
7 1 (14.29%) JavaScript

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Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

General
1 3 (42.86%) Marketing
2 2 (28.57%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Software Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Software Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) WinForms
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (28.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Embedded Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 4 (57.14%) Embedded Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) UML
3 2 (28.57%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C++
2 4 (57.14%) C
3 3 (42.86%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Twitter
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