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

Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 117 111 133
Rank change year-on-year -6 +22 -16
Permanent jobs citing OOP 24 27 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.92% 1.22% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.00% 1.31% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 19 16 9
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -2.60%
10th Percentile £28,750 £31,875 £30,500
90th Percentile £81,750 £46,250 £49,000
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +25.00% +6.67% -2.60%

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 2,410 2,065 2,323
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 92.41% 93.57% 92.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1,584 1,331 1,491
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,250 £69,750
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 21 May 2018.

Salary histogram for OOP in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 May 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 17 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (58.33%) Java
3 13 (54.17%) Unit Testing
4 12 (50.00%) React
5 11 (45.83%) OO
6 10 (41.67%) MVC
6 10 (41.67%) JavaScript
6 10 (41.67%) C#
6 10 (41.67%) .NET
6 10 (41.67%) Degree
7 9 (37.50%) Spring
8 8 (33.33%) Banking
8 8 (33.33%) Computer Science
8 8 (33.33%) SDLC
8 8 (33.33%) Git (software)
9 7 (29.17%) AngularJS
9 7 (29.17%) Mentoring
9 7 (29.17%) Hibernate
9 7 (29.17%) Software Engineering
9 7 (29.17%) Finance
10 6 (25.00%) Advertising
10 6 (25.00%) NUnit
10 6 (25.00%) Windows
10 6 (25.00%) MSTest
10 6 (25.00%) Node.js
10 6 (25.00%) WCF
10 6 (25.00%) Rhino Mocks
10 6 (25.00%) Moq
10 6 (25.00%) webpack
10 6 (25.00%) ES6

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:

Cloud Services
1 6 (25.00%) npm
2 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.17%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 2 (8.33%) RDBMS
4 1 (4.17%) GIS
4 1 (4.17%) Ingres
4 1 (4.17%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.17%) MySQL
4 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.17%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 8 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 6 (25.00%) Babel
2 6 (25.00%) Moq
2 6 (25.00%) MSTest
2 6 (25.00%) NUnit
2 6 (25.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 6 (25.00%) webpack
3 1 (4.17%) JIRA
3 1 (4.17%) JUnit
3 1 (4.17%) Selenium
3 1 (4.17%) SoapUI
3 1 (4.17%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (33.33%) Banking
2 7 (29.17%) Finance
3 6 (25.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 19 (79.17%) Developer
2 8 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 8 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 6 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 6 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Lead Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Lead Java Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Software Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) PHP Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (8.33%) C# Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Graduate
6 2 (8.33%) Graduate Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Junior
6 2 (8.33%) Junior Developer
7 1 (4.17%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Junior .NET Software Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Mid-Level Java Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (50.00%) React
2 10 (41.67%) .NET
3 9 (37.50%) Spring
4 7 (29.17%) AngularJS
4 7 (29.17%) Hibernate
5 6 (25.00%) Enzyme
5 6 (25.00%) Jest
5 6 (25.00%) Node.js
5 6 (25.00%) Redux
5 6 (25.00%) WCF
6 4 (16.67%) CSS
6 4 (16.67%) HTML
7 3 (12.50%) CSS3
7 3 (12.50%) HTML5
7 3 (12.50%) Laravel
7 3 (12.50%) Symfony
8 2 (8.33%) .NET Framework
8 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (8.33%) Sass
8 2 (8.33%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 3 (12.50%) Fintech
3 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (54.17%) Unit Testing
3 11 (45.83%) OO
4 10 (41.67%) MVC
5 8 (33.33%) SDLC
6 7 (29.17%) Mentoring
6 7 (29.17%) Software Engineering
7 4 (16.67%) Front End Development
8 3 (12.50%) Scrum
9 2 (8.33%) Mathematics
9 2 (8.33%) Microservices
9 2 (8.33%) Open Source
9 2 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
9 2 (8.33%) Web Development
10 1 (4.17%) API Integration
10 1 (4.17%) Collaborative Working
10 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (4.17%) Test Automation
10 1 (4.17%) User Stories
10 1 (4.17%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 14 (58.33%) Java
2 10 (41.67%) C#
2 10 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 6 (25.00%) ES6
4 4 (16.67%) SQL
5 3 (12.50%) PHP
5 3 (12.50%) PL/SQL
6 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (41.67%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (4.17%) Master's Degree
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Oracle
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.17%) Google