The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Lothian 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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
Scotland / West Lothian
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 11 9
Rank change year-on-year -3 -2  
Permanent jobs citing OO 6 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 15.38% 11.36% 15.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.14% 14.71% 17.46%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 9
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £45,000
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 West Lothian with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
West Lothian
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 35 34 63
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Lothian 89.74% 77.27% 91.30%
Number of salaries quoted 26 22 45
Median salary £37,500 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.77% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,300 £55,000 £50,000
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 West Lothian

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Lothian 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 West Lothian

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Salary Trend in West Lothian

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

Salary trend for OO in West Lothian

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Salary Histogram in West Lothian

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OO in West Lothian over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for OO in West Lothian

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Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bathgate 0 3 £45,000 -
Livingston -3 2 £31,250 -10.71%
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Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 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 West Lothian region with a requirement for OO.

1 11 (84.62%) C#
2 7 (53.85%) OOP
2 7 (53.85%) Software Engineering
2 7 (53.85%) Degree
3 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET
3 6 (46.15%) .NET
4 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
4 5 (38.46%) CSS
4 5 (38.46%) SOAP
4 5 (38.46%) C++
4 5 (38.46%) HTML
4 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
4 5 (38.46%) SQL
4 5 (38.46%) T-SQL
4 5 (38.46%) MVC
4 5 (38.46%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (38.46%) Computer Science
4 5 (38.46%) jQuery
4 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (38.46%) Web Development
4 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (38.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 5 (38.46%) SDLC
5 4 (30.77%) RESTful
5 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services

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Co-occurring IT Skills in West Lothian 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 5 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.69%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (23.08%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
1 2 (15.38%) Selenium
1 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (15.38%) Electronics
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Full Stack Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Software Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) .NET Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Lead .NET Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Lead Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) C Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Embedded C Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Junior Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Junior Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) .NET
1 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET
2 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 5 (38.46%) CSS
2 5 (38.46%) HTML
2 5 (38.46%) jQuery
2 5 (38.46%) SOAP
2 5 (38.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (30.77%) RESTful
4 3 (23.08%) .NET Framework
4 3 (23.08%) AngularJS
4 3 (23.08%) Node.js
4 3 (23.08%) Web Services
5 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (15.38%) Qt
6 1 (7.69%) MEAN Stack
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) OOP
1 7 (53.85%) Software Engineering
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) MVC
2 5 (38.46%) SDLC
2 5 (38.46%) Web Development
3 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (23.08%) Telematics
5 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
5 2 (15.38%) OOD
5 2 (15.38%) SOLID
5 2 (15.38%) Task Automation
5 2 (15.38%) Test Automation
5 2 (15.38%) UML
5 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (7.69%) Electronic Design Automation
6 1 (7.69%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) C#
2 5 (38.46%) C++
2 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
2 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) T-SQL
3 4 (30.77%) C
4 2 (15.38%) Lisp
5 1 (7.69%) Assembly Language
5 1 (7.69%) Delphi
5 1 (7.69%) Java
5 1 (7.69%) Objective-C
5 1 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Docker
1 2 (15.38%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft