Period
to 19 November 2018

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 6 months to 19 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
Scotland > West Lothian
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 17 19
Rank change year-on-year -12 +2 +1
Permanent jobs citing OO 15 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 8.29% 7.87% 4.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.52% 8.54% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 4
West Lothian median annual salary £39,500 £38,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.94% +3.33% -
10th Percentile £19,500 £30,275 £32,500
90th Percentile £46,250 £44,250 £42,275
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +12.50%

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 West Lothian with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Lothian
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 176 82 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 97.24% 92.13% 79.07%
Number of salaries quoted 59 46 57
West Lothian median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -11.76%
10th Percentile £24,400 £25,125 £25,150
90th Percentile £59,500 £55,000 £47,200
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,705 £43,500
% change year-on-year +0.66% +2.77% +2.35%

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Job Vacancy Trend in West Lothian

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

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 6 months to 19 November 2018.

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 6 months to 19 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Livingston -4 8 £42,500 +6.25%
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Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 November 2018, 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 West Lothian region with a requirement for OO.

1 15 (100.00%) C#
2 14 (93.33%) .NET
2 14 (93.33%) ASP.NET
3 8 (53.33%) Unit Testing
3 8 (53.33%) QA
3 8 (53.33%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (46.67%) Software Engineering
5 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (40.00%) Windows
5 6 (40.00%) OOD
6 5 (33.33%) Linux
6 5 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
6 5 (33.33%) Bugzilla
6 5 (33.33%) Subversion
6 5 (33.33%) JIRA
6 5 (33.33%) Jenkins
6 5 (33.33%) SonarQube
6 5 (33.33%) Sonatype Nexus
6 5 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
6 5 (33.33%) PowerShell
6 5 (33.33%) TeamCity
6 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
6 5 (33.33%) Puppet
6 5 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
8 3 (20.00%) Degree
8 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 2 (13.33%) Artifactory
9 2 (13.33%) Release Automation

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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 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Bugzilla
1 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 5 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 5 (33.33%) JIRA
1 5 (33.33%) SonarQube
1 5 (33.33%) Sonatype Nexus
1 5 (33.33%) Subversion
1 5 (33.33%) TeamCity
2 2 (13.33%) Artifactory
2 2 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 2 (13.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Automation Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 3 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Graduate
3 3 (20.00%) Release Automation Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Release Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Build Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Engineering Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Graduate .NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Graduate C# .NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Graduate C# Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Windows DevOps Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (93.33%) .NET
1 14 (93.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (6.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) Fintech
3 1 (6.67%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Unit Testing
2 7 (46.67%) Software Engineering
3 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (40.00%) OOD
4 5 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
4 5 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
4 5 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (13.33%) Kanban
5 2 (13.33%) Release Automation
5 2 (13.33%) Release Management
5 2 (13.33%) Scrum
6 1 (6.67%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (6.67%) Data Acquisition
6 1 (6.67%) Data Visualisation
6 1 (6.67%) DevOps
6 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
6 1 (6.67%) Numerical Analysis
6 1 (6.67%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 2 (13.33%) Ruby
4 1 (6.67%) Julia
4 1 (6.67%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (53.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (33.33%) Puppet
2 1 (6.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft