Period
to 18 February 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 18 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 119 103 131
Rank change year-on-year -16 +28 -31
Permanent jobs citing OOP 32 29 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.19% 1.33% 0.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.31% 1.43% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 25 23 18
Edinburgh median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% +3.23% +0.65%
10th Percentile £34,250 £31,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £77,050 £47,500 £46,125
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year +6.25% +10.34% -5.84%

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 2,441 2,023 2,570
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 91.15% 92.63% 91.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1,550 1,329 1,643
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,000 £29,050
90th Percentile £68,075 £70,000 £67,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,625 £43,000
% change year-on-year +0.84% +3.78% +1.18%

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 18 February 2018.

Salary histogram for OOP in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 23 (71.88%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (56.25%) Java
3 17 (53.13%) OO
4 13 (40.63%) Unit Testing
5 12 (37.50%) Degree
5 12 (37.50%) React
6 11 (34.38%) Software Engineering
7 10 (31.25%) C#
7 10 (31.25%) SDLC
7 10 (31.25%) Banking
7 10 (31.25%) Git (software)
8 9 (28.13%) Spring
8 9 (28.13%) Computer Science
8 9 (28.13%) .NET
9 8 (25.00%) Mentoring
10 7 (21.88%) webpack
10 7 (21.88%) ES6
10 7 (21.88%) Mathematics
10 7 (21.88%) WCF
10 7 (21.88%) Rhino Mocks
10 7 (21.88%) Moq
10 7 (21.88%) MVC
10 7 (21.88%) Finance
10 7 (21.88%) Windows
10 7 (21.88%) JavaScript
10 7 (21.88%) SQL
10 7 (21.88%) Babel
10 7 (21.88%) Redux
10 7 (21.88%) npm
10 7 (21.88%) Jest

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 1 (3.13%) CMS
1 1 (3.13%) Confluence
1 1 (3.13%) SAS
1 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 7 (21.88%) npm
2 3 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.13%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (9.38%) RDBMS
2 3 (9.38%) Relational Database
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.25%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.13%) GIS
4 1 (3.13%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.13%) MySQL
4 1 (3.13%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 10 (31.25%) Git (software)
2 7 (21.88%) Babel
2 7 (21.88%) Moq
2 7 (21.88%) Rhino Mocks
2 7 (21.88%) webpack
3 5 (15.63%) MSTest
3 5 (15.63%) NUnit
4 2 (6.25%) JIRA
5 1 (3.13%) Gradle
5 1 (3.13%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (3.13%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (3.13%) Selenium
5 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
5 1 (3.13%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (31.25%) Banking
2 7 (21.88%) Finance
3 6 (18.75%) Advertising
4 1 (3.13%) Avionics
4 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (65.63%) Developer
2 8 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 8 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 8 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 7 (21.88%) Senior Developer
3 7 (21.88%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Lead Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Lead Java Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (9.38%) C# Developer
5 3 (9.38%) PHP Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Agile Java Developer
7 1 (3.13%) C Software Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) DOORS Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Machine Learning Scientist
7 1 (3.13%) Test Automation Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (37.50%) React
2 9 (28.13%) .NET
2 9 (28.13%) Spring
3 7 (21.88%) Enzyme
3 7 (21.88%) Jest
3 7 (21.88%) Redux
3 7 (21.88%) WCF
4 6 (18.75%) AngularJS
4 6 (18.75%) Hibernate
5 5 (15.63%) Node.js
6 3 (9.38%) Spring Boot
6 3 (9.38%) Web Services
7 2 (6.25%) CSS
7 2 (6.25%) HTML
7 2 (6.25%) LAMP
7 2 (6.25%) Laravel
7 2 (6.25%) Symfony
8 1 (3.13%) LINQ
8 1 (3.13%) RESTful
8 1 (3.13%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) Computer Science
2 4 (12.50%) Fintech
3 1 (3.13%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.13%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.13%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.88%) Windows
2 2 (6.25%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.13%) Android
3 1 (3.13%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (71.88%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (53.13%) OO
3 13 (40.63%) Unit Testing
4 11 (34.38%) Software Engineering
5 10 (31.25%) SDLC
6 8 (25.00%) Mentoring
7 7 (21.88%) Mathematics
7 7 (21.88%) MVC
8 4 (12.50%) Front End Development
9 3 (9.38%) Microservices
9 3 (9.38%) Open Source
9 3 (9.38%) Scrum
10 2 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (6.25%) OOD
10 2 (6.25%) Physics
11 1 (3.13%) API Integration
11 1 (3.13%) BDD
11 1 (3.13%) DevOps
11 1 (3.13%) Quantitative Analysis
11 1 (3.13%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 18 (56.25%) Java
2 10 (31.25%) C#
3 7 (21.88%) ES6
3 7 (21.88%) JavaScript
3 7 (21.88%) SQL
4 5 (15.63%) PL/SQL
5 3 (9.38%) C++
5 3 (9.38%) PHP
6 2 (6.25%) MATLAB
7 1 (3.13%) C
7 1 (3.13%) Go
7 1 (3.13%) Lua
7 1 (3.13%) Perl
7 1 (3.13%) Python
7 1 (3.13%) R
7 1 (3.13%) Ruby
7 1 (3.13%) Scala
7 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (37.50%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (3.13%) Numerate Degree
2 1 (3.13%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) Oracle
2 2 (6.25%) Xamarin
3 1 (3.13%) Google