Period
to 21 January 2018

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 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 30 45
Rank change year-on-year -26 +15 -13
Permanent jobs citing OO 103 138 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 3.97% 6.35% 4.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.34% 6.86% 5.07%
Number of salaries quoted 73 115 91
Edinburgh median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% +15.29% +8.28%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,450 £27,000
90th Percentile £67,400 £62,500 £55,000
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £46,250 £41,500
% change year-on-year -8.11% +11.45% +10.67%

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 2,371 2,011 2,564
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 91.40% 92.59% 91.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1,480 1,348 1,633
Edinburgh median annual salary £43,750 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.78% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £66,750 £70,000 £66,250
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

OO
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for OO in Edinburgh

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Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OO in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for OO in Edinburgh

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Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OO in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for OO in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for OO.

1 70 (67.96%) Java
2 67 (65.05%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (41.75%) Software Engineering
4 36 (34.95%) Degree
5 35 (33.98%) Mentoring
6 33 (32.04%) SDLC
7 32 (31.07%) JavaScript
8 29 (28.16%) C#
9 23 (22.33%) SQL
10 22 (21.36%) .NET
10 22 (21.36%) Spring
11 21 (20.39%) C++
11 21 (20.39%) HTML
12 20 (19.42%) Computer Science
13 19 (18.45%) Scrum
14 18 (17.48%) Finance
14 18 (17.48%) PHP
15 17 (16.50%) REST
16 16 (15.53%) React
16 16 (15.53%) AngularJS
16 16 (15.53%) OOP
17 15 (14.56%) Advertising
17 15 (14.56%) OOD
17 15 (14.56%) HTML5
18 14 (13.59%) Git (software)
18 14 (13.59%) MVC
19 13 (12.62%) Web Development
19 13 (12.62%) Mathematics
20 12 (11.65%) Unit Testing
20 12 (11.65%) Node.js

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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 8 (7.77%) JBoss
2 5 (4.85%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.94%) CMS
3 2 (1.94%) SAS
4 1 (0.97%) Confluence
4 1 (0.97%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.97%) IIS
Business Applications
1 4 (3.88%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.74%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.85%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (4.85%) IaaS
3 2 (1.94%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (1.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.74%) SMS
2 4 (3.88%) AMQP
3 1 (0.97%) HTTP
3 1 (0.97%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (0.97%) RTSP
3 1 (0.97%) SSH
3 1 (0.97%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.74%) NoSQL
2 4 (3.88%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (3.88%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.91%) MySQL
3 3 (2.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.94%) GIS
4 2 (1.94%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.97%) Big Data
5 1 (0.97%) Redis
5 1 (0.97%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 14 (13.59%) Git (software)
2 5 (4.85%) Cucumber
3 4 (3.88%) MSTest
3 4 (3.88%) NUnit
4 2 (1.94%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.97%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.97%) JIRA
5 1 (0.97%) Maven
5 1 (0.97%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.97%) Mocha
5 1 (0.97%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (0.97%) Subversion
5 1 (0.97%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (17.48%) Finance
2 15 (14.56%) Advertising
3 12 (11.65%) Banking
4 1 (0.97%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.97%) Avionics
4 1 (0.97%) Games
4 1 (0.97%) Legal
4 1 (0.97%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.97%) Retail
Job Titles
1 67 (65.05%) Developer
2 30 (29.13%) Java Developer
3 21 (20.39%) Software Engineer
4 18 (17.48%) Senior Developer
5 16 (15.53%) .NET Developer
5 16 (15.53%) C# Developer
6 15 (14.56%) Lead Developer
7 14 (13.59%) C# .NET Developer
8 12 (11.65%) Lead Java Developer
9 10 (9.71%) Software Developer
10 9 (8.74%) C++ Software Engineer
10 9 (8.74%) Senior Java Developer
11 7 (6.80%) Lead .NET Developer
11 7 (6.80%) Linux Engineer
11 7 (6.80%) PHP Developer
12 6 (5.83%) Lead C# Developer
12 6 (5.83%) Senior Software Engineer
13 5 (4.85%) Architect
13 5 (4.85%) JavaScript Developer
14 4 (3.88%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (21.36%) .NET
1 22 (21.36%) Spring
2 21 (20.39%) HTML
3 17 (16.50%) REST
4 16 (15.53%) AngularJS
4 16 (15.53%) React
5 15 (14.56%) HTML5
6 12 (11.65%) Node.js
7 11 (10.68%) Web Services
8 10 (9.71%) Hibernate
9 9 (8.74%) RESTful
10 6 (5.83%) Qt
10 6 (5.83%) SOAP
11 5 (4.85%) CSS
11 5 (4.85%) JSP
11 5 (4.85%) Redux
12 4 (3.88%) Apache MINA
12 4 (3.88%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (3.88%) XML
12 4 (3.88%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 20 (19.42%) Computer Science
2 10 (9.71%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (6.80%) Algorithms
4 6 (5.83%) Data Structures
4 6 (5.83%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.91%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.94%) Fintech
6 2 (1.94%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.97%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.68%) Linux
2 5 (4.85%) Windows
3 3 (2.91%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (1.94%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.97%) Android
5 1 (0.97%) Unix
5 1 (0.97%) VxWorks
5 1 (0.97%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (65.05%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (41.75%) Software Engineering
3 35 (33.98%) Mentoring
4 33 (32.04%) SDLC
5 19 (18.45%) Scrum
6 16 (15.53%) OOP
7 15 (14.56%) OOD
8 14 (13.59%) MVC
9 13 (12.62%) Mathematics
9 13 (12.62%) Web Development
10 12 (11.65%) DevOps
10 12 (11.65%) Unit Testing
11 11 (10.68%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (7.77%) TDD
12 8 (7.77%) UML
13 7 (6.80%) Microservices
13 7 (6.80%) Open Source
14 6 (5.83%) Coaching
14 6 (5.83%) Domain Models
14 6 (5.83%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 70 (67.96%) Java
2 32 (31.07%) JavaScript
3 29 (28.16%) C#
4 23 (22.33%) SQL
5 21 (20.39%) C++
6 18 (17.48%) PHP
7 11 (10.68%) Python
8 7 (6.80%) PL/SQL
9 6 (5.83%) C
10 5 (4.85%) Scala
11 3 (2.91%) Perl
11 3 (2.91%) R
11 3 (2.91%) Ruby
12 2 (1.94%) ES6
12 2 (1.94%) Lisp
12 2 (1.94%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.97%) Go
13 1 (0.97%) Lua
13 1 (0.97%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (34.95%) Degree
2 10 (9.71%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.97%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (0.97%) PhD
3 1 (0.97%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 2 (1.94%) Docker
1 2 (1.94%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.97%) Kubernetes
1 1 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (7.77%) Oracle
2 5 (4.85%) Red Hat
3 4 (3.88%) Google
3 4 (3.88%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.94%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.97%) Intel
5 1 (0.97%) Sony