The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Fife with a requirement for OO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OO over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
Scotland / Fife
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 15 10
Rank change year-on-year +6 -5  
Permanent jobs citing OO 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Fife 3.85% 2.33% 5.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.35% 2.50% 6.06%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Median salary - £37,500 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

OO is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Fife with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Fife
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 23 40 33
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Fife 88.46% 93.02% 94.29%
Number of salaries quoted 17 27 25
Median salary £38,569 £31,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.43% -16.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,450 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,926 £42,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Fife

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Fife citing OO as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for OO in Fife

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Salary Trend in Fife

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

Salary trend for OO in Fife

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT jobs citing OO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Fife region with a requirement for OO.

1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) OOP
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Fife 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:

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OOP
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++