Period
to 16 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for OOP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OOP over the 6 months to 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 116 121 134
Rank change year-on-year +5 +13 -21
Permanent jobs citing OOP 30 24 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.18% 0.95% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.27% 1.02% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 22 14 6
Edinburgh median annual salary £61,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +74.29% -12.50% +3.90%
10th Percentile £33,775 £32,500 £31,125
90th Percentile £80,000 £48,000 £56,250
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% -11.11% +16.88%

OOP 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 2,361 2,342 2,311
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 93.21% 93.01% 92.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1,474 1,416 1,447
Edinburgh median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +3.45%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% -2.22% +5.88%

OOP
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for OOP in Edinburgh

OOP
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for OOP in Edinburgh

OOP
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OOP in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 16 August 2018.

Salary histogram for OOP in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 16 August 2018, IT jobs citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 20 (66.67%) Java
1 20 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (53.33%) OO
3 13 (43.33%) Software Engineering
3 13 (43.33%) Microservices
4 12 (40.00%) Python
5 11 (36.67%) JavaScript
5 11 (36.67%) Relational Database
5 11 (36.67%) Spring
5 11 (36.67%) Degree
5 11 (36.67%) Computer Science
6 10 (33.33%) Mentoring
6 10 (33.33%) Hibernate
6 10 (33.33%) C#
6 10 (33.33%) .NET
7 9 (30.00%) RDBMS
7 9 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (30.00%) Spring Boot
7 9 (30.00%) Open Source
7 9 (30.00%) Computer Science Degree
8 8 (26.67%) Fintech
8 8 (26.67%) Test Automation
8 8 (26.67%) Finance
9 7 (23.33%) J2EE
9 7 (23.33%) Java EE
10 6 (20.00%) React
10 6 (20.00%) Line Management
10 6 (20.00%) AngularJS
10 6 (20.00%) SQL
10 6 (20.00%) E-Commerce

OOP
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 4 (13.33%) Apache
1 4 (13.33%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (36.67%) Relational Database
2 9 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (30.00%) RDBMS
3 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.33%) Ingres
4 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) JUnit
2 1 (3.33%) Bugzilla
2 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.33%) LabVIEW
2 1 (3.33%) Mockito
2 1 (3.33%) MSTest
2 1 (3.33%) NUnit
2 1 (3.33%) SoapUI
2 1 (3.33%) Subversion
2 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.33%) Trac
2 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (26.67%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Advertising
2 1 (3.33%) Banking
2 1 (3.33%) Digital Economy
Job Titles
1 16 (53.33%) Developer
2 11 (36.67%) Java Developer
3 7 (23.33%) AWS Developer
3 7 (23.33%) J2EE Developer
3 7 (23.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 6 (20.00%) Team Leader
5 5 (16.67%) Senior Developer
5 5 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (16.67%) Software Engineer
6 4 (13.33%) Senior J2EE Developer
6 4 (13.33%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
7 3 (10.00%) Python Team Leader
8 2 (6.67%) .NET Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Graduate Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Junior Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Lead Software Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
8 2 (6.67%) PHP Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Software Engineering Team Leader
8 2 (6.67%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (36.67%) Spring
2 10 (33.33%) .NET
2 10 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 9 (30.00%) Spring Boot
4 7 (23.33%) J2EE
4 7 (23.33%) Java EE
5 6 (20.00%) AngularJS
5 6 (20.00%) React
6 5 (16.67%) CSS
6 5 (16.67%) HTML
6 5 (16.67%) Node.js
7 4 (13.33%) Kafka
7 4 (13.33%) NumPy
7 4 (13.33%) Pandas
8 3 (10.00%) CSS3
8 3 (10.00%) HTML5
9 2 (6.67%) Laravel
9 2 (6.67%) Sass
9 2 (6.67%) Symfony
10 1 (3.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) Computer Science
2 8 (26.67%) Fintech
3 4 (13.33%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.33%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (3.33%) Android
2 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (53.33%) OO
3 13 (43.33%) Microservices
3 13 (43.33%) Software Engineering
4 10 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 9 (30.00%) Open Source
6 8 (26.67%) Test Automation
7 6 (20.00%) E-Commerce
7 6 (20.00%) Line Management
8 5 (16.67%) Coaching
9 4 (13.33%) API Design
9 4 (13.33%) Data Engineering
9 4 (13.33%) MVC
9 4 (13.33%) Performance Management
9 4 (13.33%) Scrum
9 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (10.00%) Analytics
10 3 (10.00%) Business Development
10 3 (10.00%) Data Science
11 2 (6.67%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (66.67%) Java
2 12 (40.00%) Python
3 11 (36.67%) JavaScript
4 10 (33.33%) C#
5 6 (20.00%) SQL
6 2 (6.67%) PHP
6 2 (6.67%) Ruby
7 1 (3.33%) MATLAB
7 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (36.67%) Degree
2 9 (30.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (3.33%) Master's Degree
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle