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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 9 - 32
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OO 10 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 15.38% - 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.95% - 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 1
Average salary £37,500 - £32,500
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 West Lothian region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
59 56 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 90.77% 70.89% 94.59%
Number of salaries quoted 40 49 27
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 £35,000 £29,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £41,150 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 May 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 - 7 £37,500 -
Bathgate - 1 £35,000 -
Linlithgow - 1 - -
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Scotland

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 11 (68.75%) C#
2 10 (62.50%) .NET
3 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
3 7 (43.75%) Degree
4 6 (37.50%) Computer Science
4 6 (37.50%) C++
4 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
5 5 (31.25%) HTML
5 5 (31.25%) SQL
5 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
6 4 (25.00%) Web Services
6 4 (25.00%) C
7 3 (18.75%) MVC
7 3 (18.75%) UML
7 3 (18.75%) OOP
7 3 (18.75%) OOA/OOD
7 3 (18.75%) OOD
7 3 (18.75%) RDBMS
7 3 (18.75%) CSS
7 3 (18.75%) Java
7 3 (18.75%) .NET Framework
7 3 (18.75%) LINQ
7 3 (18.75%) jQuery
7 3 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (18.75%) HTML5
7 3 (18.75%) Finance
7 3 (18.75%) Telerik
7 3 (18.75%) Entity Framework
7 3 (18.75%) CSS3
7 3 (18.75%) Twitter Bootstrap

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Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (6.25%) Tomcat
1 1 (6.25%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) RDBMS
1 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
2 2 (12.50%) Big Data
2 2 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.25%) FileMaker
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.25%) Electronics
3 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Developer
2 9 (56.25%) Software Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Software Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Developer
3 3 (18.75%) .NET Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Senior .NET Developer
3 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Graduate Software Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Graduate Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Graduate
5 1 (6.25%) Graduate Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (62.50%) .NET
2 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 5 (31.25%) HTML
4 4 (25.00%) Web Services
5 3 (18.75%) CSS
5 3 (18.75%) .NET Framework
5 3 (18.75%) LINQ
5 3 (18.75%) jQuery
5 3 (18.75%) HTML5
5 3 (18.75%) Entity Framework
5 3 (18.75%) CSS3
5 3 (18.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (12.50%) WinForms
6 2 (12.50%) WPF
6 2 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (6.25%) Hibernate
7 1 (6.25%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 2 (12.50%) iPhone
2 2 (12.50%) Open Source
2 2 (12.50%) EPoS
3 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
2 3 (18.75%) MVC
2 3 (18.75%) UML
2 3 (18.75%) OOP
2 3 (18.75%) OOA/OOD
2 3 (18.75%) OOD
3 2 (12.50%) Embedded Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) Scrum
3 2 (12.50%) Web Development
4 1 (6.25%) Use Case
4 1 (6.25%) TDD
4 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) C#
2 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
3 6 (37.50%) C++
4 5 (31.25%) SQL
5 4 (25.00%) C
6 3 (18.75%) Java
7 2 (12.50%) Objective-C
7 2 (12.50%) Ruby
7 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
7 2 (12.50%) VB.NET
8 1 (6.25%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Telerik