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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OO over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 13 10 11
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Permanent jobs citing OO 2 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 4.00% 9.86% 3.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.26% 10.94% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 0
Median salary £40,750 £62,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-34.80% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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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
38 64 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 76.00% 90.14% 75.47%
Number of salaries quoted 30 38 23
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,650 £22,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £48,750 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

The demand trend of job ads across the West Lothian region citing OO as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Livingston -3 2 £40,750 -18.50%
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Scotland

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT jobs citing OO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Lothian region with a requirement for OO.

1 7 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) C++
2 4 (57.14%) Delphi
2 4 (57.14%) OOD
2 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
3 3 (42.86%) Systems Analysis
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) TDD
3 3 (42.86%) Banking
3 3 (42.86%) B2B
3 3 (42.86%) OOP
3 3 (42.86%) HTML
3 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) .NET
3 3 (42.86%) CSS
3 3 (42.86%) Numerical Analysis
3 3 (42.86%) Visualisation
3 3 (42.86%) BDD
3 3 (42.86%) Data Visualisation
3 3 (42.86%) User Experience
4 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 2 (28.57%) Data Acquisition
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
4 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
4 2 (28.57%) Data Management
5 1 (14.29%) Electronics
5 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array

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Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
1 1 (14.29%) RS-232
General
1 3 (42.86%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Software Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) C++ Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C++ Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Delphi Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Development Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Embedded C Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Embedded C/C++ Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Embedded C++ Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Embedded Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Lead Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Lead Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
1 3 (42.86%) CSS
1 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) User Experience
1 3 (42.86%) Visualisation
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (14.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) OOD
1 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) B2B
2 3 (42.86%) BDD
2 3 (42.86%) Data Visualisation
2 3 (42.86%) Numerical Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) OOP
2 3 (42.86%) Systems Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) Data Acquisition
3 2 (28.57%) Data Management
3 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
4 1 (14.29%) B2C
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) C++
2 4 (57.14%) Delphi
3 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) C
4 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft