Period
to 12 November 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 12 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 63 47
Rank change year-on-year +29 -16 -1
Permanent jobs citing OO 161 102 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 6.37% 3.81% 4.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.85% 4.13% 4.74%
Number of salaries quoted 110 71 86
Edinburgh median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +12.43%
10th Percentile £32,000 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,750 £62,500
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +12.50%

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 2,351 2,470 2,152
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 93.04% 92.37% 93.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1,401 1,486 1,384
Edinburgh median annual salary £46,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.24% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £66,250 £68,750
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

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 12 November 2018.

Salary histogram for OO in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 12 November 2018, 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 98 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (56.52%) Java
3 86 (53.42%) JavaScript
4 80 (49.69%) C#
5 59 (36.65%) .NET
6 55 (34.16%) AngularJS
7 53 (32.92%) Continuous Integration
8 45 (27.95%) SQL
9 44 (27.33%) Software Engineering
10 42 (26.09%) Scrum
11 40 (24.84%) Git (software)
12 39 (24.22%) Python
12 39 (24.22%) TDD
13 36 (22.36%) SQL Server
13 36 (22.36%) Test Automation
14 33 (20.50%) Finance
15 32 (19.88%) Degree
15 32 (19.88%) Unit Testing
16 31 (19.25%) MVC
16 31 (19.25%) Problem-Solving
17 30 (18.63%) OOP
18 28 (17.39%) Web Services
18 28 (17.39%) HTML
18 28 (17.39%) REST
18 28 (17.39%) ASP.NET Web API
19 27 (16.77%) Jenkins
19 27 (16.77%) JSON
19 27 (16.77%) CSS
20 25 (15.53%) XML
20 25 (15.53%) Mentoring

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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 15 (9.32%) IIS
2 10 (6.21%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (3.73%) Apache Spark
4 5 (3.11%) Apache
5 3 (1.86%) JBoss
5 3 (1.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (1.24%) Apache Pig
6 2 (1.24%) CMS
6 2 (1.24%) Confluence
7 1 (0.62%) MODX
7 1 (0.62%) SAS
7 1 (0.62%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.62%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.62%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.62%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 7 (4.35%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.62%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (11.18%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (7.45%) SaaS
3 9 (5.59%) GitHub
4 8 (4.97%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (1.86%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (1.24%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (1.24%) Amazon EMR
6 2 (1.24%) Amazon S3
6 2 (1.24%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (1.24%) AWS CodePipeline
6 2 (1.24%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 2 (1.24%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (1.24%) Datadog
6 2 (1.24%) Serverless
6 2 (1.24%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.48%) Internet
2 2 (1.24%) SMS
3 1 (0.62%) VPN
3 1 (0.62%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (22.36%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.45%) Relational Database
3 5 (3.11%) MySQL
3 5 (3.11%) NoSQL
4 3 (1.86%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.86%) Redis
5 2 (1.24%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (1.24%) Apache Hive
5 2 (1.24%) Big Data
6 1 (0.62%) Blockchain
6 1 (0.62%) GIS
6 1 (0.62%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.62%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 40 (24.84%) Git (software)
2 27 (16.77%) Jenkins
3 21 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
4 20 (12.42%) TeamCity
4 20 (12.42%) Visual Studio
5 19 (11.80%) JUnit
6 16 (9.94%) Hudson
6 16 (9.94%) NUnit
7 15 (9.32%) Cucumber
7 15 (9.32%) SoapUI
7 15 (9.32%) SpecFlow
8 10 (6.21%) JIRA
9 3 (1.86%) Bitbucket
9 3 (1.86%) Selenium
9 3 (1.86%) Subversion
9 3 (1.86%) TestNG
10 2 (1.24%) GitLab
10 2 (1.24%) Jasmine
10 2 (1.24%) Mockito
10 2 (1.24%) Protractor
General
1 33 (20.50%) Finance
2 10 (6.21%) Retail
3 4 (2.48%) Games
4 3 (1.86%) Advertising
5 1 (0.62%) Banking
5 1 (0.62%) Digital Economy
5 1 (0.62%) Military
Job Titles
1 102 (63.35%) Developer
2 42 (26.09%) Software Developer
3 41 (25.47%) Software Engineer
4 40 (24.84%) Senior Developer
5 31 (19.25%) .NET Developer
5 31 (19.25%) C# Developer
6 30 (18.63%) Java Developer
7 24 (14.91%) C# .NET Developer
7 24 (14.91%) Senior Software Developer
8 22 (13.66%) .NET Software Developer
8 22 (13.66%) C# Software Developer
8 22 (13.66%) Java Engineer
9 20 (12.42%) Java Software Engineer
10 18 (11.18%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 17 (10.56%) Test Engineer
12 16 (9.94%) .NET Software Engineer
12 16 (9.94%) C# Software Engineer
12 16 (9.94%) JavaScript Engineer
13 15 (9.32%) Developer in Test
13 15 (9.32%) Java Developer in Test
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (36.65%) .NET
2 55 (34.16%) AngularJS
3 28 (17.39%) ASP.NET Web API
3 28 (17.39%) HTML
3 28 (17.39%) REST
3 28 (17.39%) Web Services
4 27 (16.77%) CSS
4 27 (16.77%) JSON
5 25 (15.53%) XML
6 23 (14.29%) React
7 21 (13.04%) RESTful
7 21 (13.04%) SOAP
8 18 (11.18%) .NET Framework
8 18 (11.18%) Hibernate
9 17 (10.56%) ASP.NET
10 16 (9.94%) Java EE
10 16 (9.94%) Spring
11 15 (9.32%) Gherkin
12 13 (8.07%) Entity Framework
13 12 (7.45%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.56%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (8.07%) Computer Science
3 11 (6.83%) Fintech
4 9 (5.59%) Greenfield Project
5 7 (4.35%) Linux Command Line
6 6 (3.73%) User Experience
7 4 (2.48%) Algorithms
8 3 (1.86%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.86%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.86%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.24%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (1.24%) Xbox
10 1 (0.62%) Cyberthreat
10 1 (0.62%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 17 (10.56%) Windows
2 11 (6.83%) Linux
3 7 (4.35%) Android
3 7 (4.35%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.62%) CentOS
4 1 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (32.92%) Continuous Integration
3 44 (27.33%) Software Engineering
4 42 (26.09%) Scrum
5 39 (24.22%) TDD
6 36 (22.36%) Test Automation
7 32 (19.88%) Unit Testing
8 31 (19.25%) MVC
8 31 (19.25%) Problem-Solving
9 30 (18.63%) OOP
10 25 (15.53%) Continuous Delivery
10 25 (15.53%) Mentoring
11 22 (13.66%) Open Source
12 21 (13.04%) BDD
13 18 (11.18%) Microservices
13 18 (11.18%) SOA
14 16 (9.94%) API Testing
14 16 (9.94%) OOD
14 16 (9.94%) SDET
14 16 (9.94%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 91 (56.52%) Java
2 86 (53.42%) JavaScript
3 80 (49.69%) C#
4 45 (27.95%) SQL
5 39 (24.22%) Python
6 18 (11.18%) PowerShell
7 16 (9.94%) PHP
8 13 (8.07%) Java 8
9 12 (7.45%) Ruby
10 8 (4.97%) C++
11 5 (3.11%) F#
12 4 (2.48%) PL/SQL
13 3 (1.86%) Bash Shell
13 3 (1.86%) Scala
14 2 (1.24%) Apple Swift
14 2 (1.24%) Go
14 2 (1.24%) Kotlin
15 1 (0.62%) Java 9
15 1 (0.62%) Perl
15 1 (0.62%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 32 (19.88%) Degree
2 13 (8.07%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.62%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.62%) QA
System Software
1 17 (10.56%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.11%) Docker
3 1 (0.62%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (3.73%) Puppet
3 4 (2.48%) Ansible
4 3 (1.86%) Terraform
5 2 (1.24%) Grafana
5 2 (1.24%) Kubernetes
5 2 (1.24%) Oozie
5 2 (1.24%) Prometheus
5 2 (1.24%) Sysdig
6 1 (0.62%) Cacti
6 1 (0.62%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 16 (9.94%) Microsoft
2 14 (8.70%) Oracle
3 7 (4.35%) Mashery
3 7 (4.35%) TIBCO
4 5 (3.11%) Red Hat
5 3 (1.86%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (1.86%) Splunk
6 2 (1.24%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.62%) F5
7 1 (0.62%) IBM
7 1 (0.62%) Perforce
7 1 (0.62%) SaltStack