Period
to 11 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Livingston with a requirement for OO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OO over the 6 months to 11 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
West Lothian > Livingston
6 months to
11 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 12 19 17
Rank change year-on-year +7 -2 -3
Permanent jobs citing OO 7 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Livingston 9.86% 8.99% 6.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.00% 9.41% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 3
Livingston median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £32,500 £37,150 £35,250
90th Percentile £50,750 £46,250 £44,500
West Lothian median annual salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year +1.27% +1.94% +3.33%

OO 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 Livingston with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Livingston
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 70 85 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Livingston 98.59% 95.51% 90.91%
Number of salaries quoted 29 51 37
Livingston median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +8.84%
10th Percentile £33,500 £29,750 £24,000
90th Percentile £63,000 £57,500 £53,500
West Lothian median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% +6.67%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Livingston

Job postings citing OO as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Livingston.

Job vacancy trend for OO in Livingston

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Salary Trend in Livingston

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

Salary trend for OO in Livingston

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Salary Histogram in Livingston

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OO in Livingston over the 6 months to 11 November 2019.

Salary histogram for OO in Livingston

For the 6 months to 11 November 2019, IT jobs citing OO 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 Livingston region with a requirement for OO.

1 7 (100.00%) C++
2 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 6 (85.71%) Degree
3 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (71.43%) C#
4 4 (57.14%) .NET
5 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
5 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
5 3 (42.86%) CSS
5 3 (42.86%) Windows
5 3 (42.86%) OOP
5 3 (42.86%) RESTful
5 3 (42.86%) User Experience
5 3 (42.86%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (28.57%) SDLC
6 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
6 2 (28.57%) OOD
6 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
6 2 (28.57%) Delphi
6 2 (28.57%) VB
7 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
7 1 (14.29%) Java
7 1 (14.29%) Perl
7 1 (14.29%) Linux
7 1 (14.29%) Python
7 1 (14.29%) Selenium
7 1 (14.29%) WPF
7 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Livingston 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (14.29%) Ranorex
2 1 (14.29%) Selenium
2 1 (14.29%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Software Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Delphi Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
2 3 (42.86%) CSS
2 3 (42.86%) RESTful
3 1 (14.29%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) User Experience
2 1 (14.29%) Algorithms
2 1 (14.29%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) OOP
4 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
4 2 (28.57%) OOD
4 2 (28.57%) SDLC
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C++
2 5 (71.43%) C#
3 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 2 (28.57%) Delphi
4 2 (28.57%) VB
5 1 (14.29%) Java
5 1 (14.29%) Perl
5 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 3 (42.86%) Computer Science Degree