Period
to 25 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for OO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OO over the 6 months to 25 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
25 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 53 56 30
Rank change year-on-year +3 -26 +35
Permanent jobs citing OO 19 101 163
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.66% 4.51% 6.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.99% 4.80% 6.77%
Number of salaries quoted 17 52 118
Median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% - +15.85%
10th Percentile £30,750 £31,250 £32,350
90th Percentile £65,250 £70,000 £70,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - -5.26% +11.76%

OO is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 635 2,102 2,408
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 89.06% 93.80% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 465 1,169 1,459
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,100 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.32% -1.96% +8.24%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £74,500 £72,500 £75,000
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +1.12%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing OO as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for OO in Edinburgh

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Salary Trend in Edinburgh

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing OO in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for OO in Edinburgh

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Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Salary distribution for jobs citing OO in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 25 October 2020.

Salary histogram for OO in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 October 2020, IT jobs citing OO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for OO.

1 15 (78.95%) Software Engineering
2 12 (63.16%) C++
3 8 (42.11%) C#
3 8 (42.11%) OOD
4 6 (31.58%) .NET
4 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (31.58%) Scrum
5 5 (26.32%) Aerospace
5 5 (26.32%) UML
5 5 (26.32%) OOP
5 5 (26.32%) MATLAB
5 5 (26.32%) Simulink
5 5 (26.32%) Rational DOORS
5 5 (26.32%) Rational Rhapsody
6 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
6 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
6 4 (21.05%) OpenGL
6 4 (21.05%) VxWorks
6 4 (21.05%) Python
6 4 (21.05%) Automotive
6 4 (21.05%) Degree
7 3 (15.79%) Requirements Management
7 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
7 3 (15.79%) Mathematics
7 3 (15.79%) Manufacturing
7 3 (15.79%) Java
7 3 (15.79%) Project Management
7 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
7 3 (15.79%) AWS
7 3 (15.79%) Analytics

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) Apache
1 1 (5.26%) Apache Airflow
1 1 (5.26%) Apache Spark
1 1 (5.26%) Luigi
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) AWS
2 2 (10.53%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (10.53%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (5.26%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (5.26%) Azure
3 1 (5.26%) GCP
3 1 (5.26%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon Redshift
1 1 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (5.26%) Azkaban
1 1 (5.26%) Flink
1 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
1 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
1 1 (5.26%) MySQL
1 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
1 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Rational DOORS
1 5 (26.32%) Rational Rhapsody
2 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
3 2 (10.53%) NUnit
3 2 (10.53%) xUnit.net
4 1 (5.26%) Bitbucket
4 1 (5.26%) git-flow
4 1 (5.26%) JIRA
General
1 5 (26.32%) Aerospace
2 4 (21.05%) Automotive
3 3 (15.79%) Manufacturing
4 2 (10.53%) Avionics
4 2 (10.53%) Finance
5 1 (5.26%) Banking
5 1 (5.26%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Software Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) C++ Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Lead Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Lead Software Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Software Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Software Team Leader
4 2 (10.53%) Team Leader
5 1 (5.26%) Android Developer
5 1 (5.26%) C++ Software Developer
5 1 (5.26%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Embedded C++ Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Embedded Software Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Lead Software Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) .NET
2 4 (21.05%) OpenGL
3 2 (10.53%) Qt
3 2 (10.53%) WebGL
4 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
4 1 (5.26%) Android SDK
4 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (5.26%) CSS
4 1 (5.26%) Django
4 1 (5.26%) HTML
4 1 (5.26%) jQuery
4 1 (5.26%) JSON
4 1 (5.26%) Kafka
4 1 (5.26%) LAMP
4 1 (5.26%) Laravel
4 1 (5.26%) Middleware
4 1 (5.26%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) 3D Graphics
1 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (10.53%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.26%) Cloud Native
2 1 (5.26%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Public Cloud
2 1 (5.26%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) VxWorks
2 2 (10.53%) Android
2 2 (10.53%) Linux
3 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) Software Engineering
2 8 (42.11%) OOD
3 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (31.58%) Scrum
4 5 (26.32%) OOP
4 5 (26.32%) UML
5 3 (15.79%) Analytics
5 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
5 3 (15.79%) Mathematics
5 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
5 3 (15.79%) Project Management
5 3 (15.79%) Requirements Management
5 3 (15.79%) SDLC
6 2 (10.53%) Android Development
6 2 (10.53%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (10.53%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (10.53%) Linear Algebra
6 2 (10.53%) People Management
6 2 (10.53%) Technical Leadership
7 1 (5.26%) Discrete Manufacturing
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) C++
2 8 (42.11%) C#
3 5 (26.32%) MATLAB
4 4 (21.05%) Python
5 3 (15.79%) Java
6 2 (10.53%) SQL
7 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
7 1 (5.26%) Kotlin
7 1 (5.26%) PHP
7 1 (5.26%) PHP 7
7 1 (5.26%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
1 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
1 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Red Hat