Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 99 125 112
Rank change year-on-year +26 -13 +9
Permanent jobs citing OOP 51 26 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.00% 0.96% 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.16% 1.04% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 31 18 16
Edinburgh median annual salary £60,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -5.88% +10.39%
10th Percentile £33,500 £32,500 £30,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £59,500 £55,000
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +17.65% +3.66% +6.49%

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 2,366 2,512 2,152
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 92.97% 92.45% 93.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1,406 1,517 1,390
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 £44,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year +1.12% +2.30% +2.35%

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 14 November 2018.

Salary histogram for OOP in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 33 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (60.78%) Java
3 30 (58.82%) OO
4 17 (33.33%) Python
4 17 (33.33%) Microservices
5 16 (31.37%) Relational Database
5 16 (31.37%) Spring
5 16 (31.37%) Software Engineering
6 15 (29.41%) Hibernate
7 13 (25.49%) PostgreSQL
7 13 (25.49%) RDBMS
7 13 (25.49%) C#
7 13 (25.49%) Open Source
7 13 (25.49%) Spring Boot
8 12 (23.53%) Degree
8 12 (23.53%) SQL
8 12 (23.53%) .NET
8 12 (23.53%) Finance
9 11 (21.57%) Computer Science
9 11 (21.57%) Test Automation
9 11 (21.57%) Mentoring
9 11 (21.57%) Computer Science Degree
10 10 (19.61%) Fintech
10 10 (19.61%) Line Management
10 10 (19.61%) Scrum
10 10 (19.61%) JavaScript
11 9 (17.65%) J2EE
11 9 (17.65%) React
11 9 (17.65%) AngularJS
11 9 (17.65%) Continuous Integration

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 (7.84%) Apache
1 4 (7.84%) Apache Spark
2 2 (3.92%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.92%) SaaS
3 1 (1.96%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.84%) Internet
2 1 (1.96%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (31.37%) Relational Database
2 13 (25.49%) PostgreSQL
2 13 (25.49%) RDBMS
3 4 (7.84%) NoSQL
3 4 (7.84%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.96%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (9.80%) JUnit
2 3 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.88%) SoapUI
2 3 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (5.88%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.92%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.92%) JIRA
3 2 (3.92%) Mockito
4 1 (1.96%) Bugzilla
4 1 (1.96%) LabVIEW
4 1 (1.96%) Subversion
4 1 (1.96%) Trac
General
1 12 (23.53%) Finance
2 1 (1.96%) Automotive
2 1 (1.96%) Digital Economy
2 1 (1.96%) Electronics
2 1 (1.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (54.90%) Developer
2 16 (31.37%) Java Developer
3 9 (17.65%) AWS Developer
3 9 (17.65%) J2EE Developer
3 9 (17.65%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 8 (15.69%) Senior Developer
4 8 (15.69%) Senior Java Developer
5 7 (13.73%) Team Leader
6 6 (11.76%) Software Engineer
7 5 (9.80%) Senior J2EE Developer
7 5 (9.80%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
8 4 (7.84%) Engineering Manager
8 4 (7.84%) Python Team Leader
9 3 (5.88%) Software Developer
10 2 (3.92%) Development Manager
10 2 (3.92%) Lead Software Engineer
10 2 (3.92%) PHP Developer
10 2 (3.92%) Software Development Manager
10 2 (3.92%) Software Manager
10 2 (3.92%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (31.37%) Spring
2 15 (29.41%) Hibernate
3 13 (25.49%) Spring Boot
4 12 (23.53%) .NET
5 9 (17.65%) AngularJS
5 9 (17.65%) J2EE
5 9 (17.65%) Java EE
5 9 (17.65%) React
6 7 (13.73%) CSS
6 7 (13.73%) HTML
7 5 (9.80%) NumPy
7 5 (9.80%) Pandas
7 5 (9.80%) Web Services
8 4 (7.84%) Kafka
8 4 (7.84%) Node.js
9 3 (5.88%) JSON
9 3 (5.88%) REST
9 3 (5.88%) SOAP
9 3 (5.88%) XML
10 2 (3.92%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.57%) Computer Science
2 10 (19.61%) Fintech
3 5 (9.80%) Linux Command Line
4 4 (7.84%) User Experience
5 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.96%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.76%) Linux
2 4 (7.84%) Android
2 4 (7.84%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.96%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (58.82%) OO
3 17 (33.33%) Microservices
4 16 (31.37%) Software Engineering
5 13 (25.49%) Open Source
6 11 (21.57%) Mentoring
6 11 (21.57%) Test Automation
7 10 (19.61%) Line Management
7 10 (19.61%) Scrum
8 9 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (13.73%) API Design
9 7 (13.73%) E-Commerce
10 6 (11.76%) Continuous Delivery
10 6 (11.76%) People Management
11 5 (9.80%) Coaching
11 5 (9.80%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (9.80%) Data Engineering
11 5 (9.80%) Information Security
12 4 (7.84%) Analytics
12 4 (7.84%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (60.78%) Java
2 17 (33.33%) Python
3 13 (25.49%) C#
4 12 (23.53%) SQL
5 10 (19.61%) JavaScript
6 6 (11.76%) Ruby
7 3 (5.88%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.92%) Apple Swift
8 2 (3.92%) C++
8 2 (3.92%) Kotlin
8 2 (3.92%) PHP
9 1 (1.96%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.96%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (23.53%) Degree
2 11 (21.57%) Computer Science Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.96%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (5.88%) Oracle