Period
to 24 January 2019

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 24 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
24 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 36 56 31
Rank change year-on-year +20 -25 +13
Permanent jobs citing OO 151 109 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 6.20% 4.09% 6.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.62% 4.40% 6.82%
Number of salaries quoted 102 77 118
Edinburgh median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.04% +8.89%
10th Percentile £37,000 £34,500 £32,975
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,000 £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 2,280 2,476 2,067
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 93.56% 92.94% 94.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1,428 1,556 1,380
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% -3.33% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,750 £70,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year - +1.12% +4.71%

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 24 January 2019.

Salary histogram for OO in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 January 2019, 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 92 (60.93%) Java
2 91 (60.26%) JavaScript
2 91 (60.26%) Agile Software Development
3 72 (47.68%) C#
4 57 (37.75%) .NET
5 53 (35.10%) Continuous Integration
6 51 (33.77%) SQL
7 45 (29.80%) AngularJS
8 44 (29.14%) Git (software)
9 40 (26.49%) SQL Server
10 38 (25.17%) TDD
11 37 (24.50%) Finance
12 35 (23.18%) Test Automation
12 35 (23.18%) ASP.NET Web API
12 35 (23.18%) Continuous Delivery
13 34 (22.52%) Jenkins
13 34 (22.52%) REST
13 34 (22.52%) Software Engineering
13 34 (22.52%) JSON
14 33 (21.85%) MVC
15 32 (21.19%) Python
15 32 (21.19%) Scrum
16 31 (20.53%) Degree
16 31 (20.53%) XML
17 30 (19.87%) HTML
18 28 (18.54%) Windows
18 28 (18.54%) CSS
18 28 (18.54%) Web Services
19 27 (17.88%) Unit Testing
19 27 (17.88%) PowerShell

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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 23 (15.23%) IIS
2 14 (9.27%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (2.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (1.32%) Apache
4 2 (1.32%) Apache Pig
4 2 (1.32%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.32%) Confluence
4 2 (1.32%) Moodle
5 1 (0.66%) CMS
5 1 (0.66%) JBoss
5 1 (0.66%) MODX
5 1 (0.66%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.66%) WildFly
5 1 (0.66%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (1.32%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.66%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (12.58%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (11.26%) SaaS
3 7 (4.64%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (3.97%) GitHub
5 2 (1.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (1.32%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.32%) Amazon EMR
5 2 (1.32%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.32%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (1.32%) AWS CodePipeline
5 2 (1.32%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 2 (1.32%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (1.32%) Datadog
5 2 (1.32%) Serverless
5 2 (1.32%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.32%) SMS
2 1 (0.66%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (26.49%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.64%) Relational Database
3 6 (3.97%) NoSQL
4 4 (2.65%) MySQL
5 3 (1.99%) Big Data
6 2 (1.32%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (1.32%) Apache Hive
6 2 (1.32%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.32%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.66%) Blockchain
7 1 (0.66%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.66%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.66%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 44 (29.14%) Git (software)
2 34 (22.52%) Jenkins
3 27 (17.88%) TeamCity
4 23 (15.23%) Cucumber
4 23 (15.23%) NUnit
4 23 (15.23%) SpecFlow
5 20 (13.25%) JUnit
6 19 (12.58%) Hudson
7 15 (9.93%) SoapUI
8 13 (8.61%) JIRA
9 12 (7.95%) Team Foundation Server
10 11 (7.28%) Visual Studio
11 4 (2.65%) Subversion
12 3 (1.99%) Bitbucket
13 2 (1.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 2 (1.32%) GitLab
13 2 (1.32%) Mockito
13 2 (1.32%) Selenium
13 2 (1.32%) TestNG
13 2 (1.32%) Travis CI
General
1 37 (24.50%) Finance
2 15 (9.93%) Retail
3 2 (1.32%) Games
4 1 (0.66%) Automotive
4 1 (0.66%) Banking
4 1 (0.66%) Electronics
4 1 (0.66%) Legal
4 1 (0.66%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.66%) Marketing
4 1 (0.66%) Military
4 1 (0.66%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 104 (68.87%) Developer
2 46 (30.46%) Software Developer
3 44 (29.14%) Software Engineer
4 40 (26.49%) Java Developer
5 35 (23.18%) .NET Developer
6 34 (22.52%) C# Developer
7 30 (19.87%) C# .NET Developer
7 30 (19.87%) Java Engineer
7 30 (19.87%) Senior Developer
8 29 (19.21%) C# Software Developer
8 29 (19.21%) Java Software Engineer
9 28 (18.54%) .NET Software Developer
10 24 (15.89%) .NET Software Engineer
10 24 (15.89%) C# Software Engineer
11 23 (15.23%) Java Software Developer
11 23 (15.23%) JavaScript Developer
11 23 (15.23%) Software Development Engineer
11 23 (15.23%) Software Test Engineer
11 23 (15.23%) Test Development Engineer
11 23 (15.23%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (37.75%) .NET
2 45 (29.80%) AngularJS
3 35 (23.18%) ASP.NET Web API
4 34 (22.52%) JSON
4 34 (22.52%) REST
5 31 (20.53%) XML
6 30 (19.87%) HTML
7 28 (18.54%) CSS
7 28 (18.54%) Web Services
8 25 (16.56%) React
9 23 (15.23%) Gherkin
9 23 (15.23%) Hibernate
10 20 (13.25%) SOAP
11 19 (12.58%) Spring
12 18 (11.92%) Java EE
13 17 (11.26%) Symfony
14 15 (9.93%) .NET Framework
14 15 (9.93%) RESTful
15 13 (8.61%) Apache MINA
15 13 (8.61%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.26%) Greenfield Project
2 14 (9.27%) Fintech
3 13 (8.61%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (5.96%) User Experience
5 5 (3.31%) Algorithms
5 5 (3.31%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.32%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.32%) VLE
7 1 (0.66%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.66%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.66%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.66%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 28 (18.54%) Windows
2 18 (11.92%) Linux
3 6 (3.97%) Android
3 6 (3.97%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (60.26%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (35.10%) Continuous Integration
3 38 (25.17%) TDD
4 35 (23.18%) Continuous Delivery
4 35 (23.18%) Test Automation
5 34 (22.52%) Software Engineering
6 33 (21.85%) MVC
7 32 (21.19%) Scrum
8 27 (17.88%) Unit Testing
9 26 (17.22%) BDD
10 25 (16.56%) OOP
10 25 (16.56%) Open Source
11 24 (15.89%) API Testing
11 24 (15.89%) SDET
11 24 (15.89%) User Stories
12 23 (15.23%) Agile Testing
12 23 (15.23%) Problem-Solving
12 23 (15.23%) Process Improvement
12 23 (15.23%) Scenario Testing
12 23 (15.23%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 92 (60.93%) Java
2 91 (60.26%) JavaScript
3 72 (47.68%) C#
4 51 (33.77%) SQL
5 32 (21.19%) Python
6 27 (17.88%) PowerShell
7 22 (14.57%) PHP
8 20 (13.25%) Java 8
9 12 (7.95%) C++
9 12 (7.95%) Ruby
10 5 (3.31%) PL/SQL
11 4 (2.65%) F#
12 3 (1.99%) Java 9
12 3 (1.99%) Scala
12 3 (1.99%) TypeScript
13 2 (1.32%) Apple Swift
13 2 (1.32%) Bash Shell
13 2 (1.32%) Go
13 2 (1.32%) Kotlin
14 1 (0.66%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 31 (20.53%) Degree
2 5 (3.31%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.66%) MCP
3 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.66%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.66%) QA
System Software
1 26 (17.22%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.99%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.32%) Ansible
1 2 (1.32%) Grafana
1 2 (1.32%) Kubernetes
1 2 (1.32%) Oozie
1 2 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.32%) Prometheus
1 2 (1.32%) Puppet
1 2 (1.32%) Sysdig
1 2 (1.32%) Terraform
Vendors
1 19 (12.58%) Microsoft
2 14 (9.27%) Oracle
3 6 (3.97%) Red Hat
4 3 (1.99%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.32%) Mashery
5 2 (1.32%) Splunk
5 2 (1.32%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.66%) SAP
6 1 (0.66%) Twitter
6 1 (0.66%) Xamarin