The table below looks at the statistics for OOD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 25 41 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Permanent jobs citing OOD 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 1.51% 0.38% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.61% 0.51% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £41,750 £36,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.97% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
OOD
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
153 195 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 57.74% 73.31% 67.83%
Number of salaries quoted 98 154 146
Average salary £46,250 £40,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.62% -23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,700 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £73,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OOD across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

OOD
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OOD across the Aberdeen region.

OOD Salary Trend in Aberdeen

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing OOD also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OOD.

1 6 (85.71%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) J2EE
2 5 (71.43%) OO
2 5 (71.43%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) HTML5
3 2 (28.57%) CSS3
3 2 (28.57%) CSS
3 2 (28.57%) OOP
3 2 (28.57%) MySQL
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) PHP
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
4 1 (14.29%) VBA
4 1 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 1 (14.29%) Photoshop
4 1 (14.29%) Apache
4 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
4 1 (14.29%) Adobe
4 1 (14.29%) Web Services
4 1 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (14.29%) MVC
4 1 (14.29%) Streaming Video
4 1 (14.29%) E-Learning
4 1 (14.29%) VLE
4 1 (14.29%) SWT
4 1 (14.29%) Symfony
4 1 (14.29%) CodeIgniter

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing OOD also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OOD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Photoshop
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) Mercurial
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) Java Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) J2EE
2 2 (28.57%) CSS
2 2 (28.57%) HTML5
2 2 (28.57%) CSS3
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) Laravel
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
3 1 (14.29%) SWT
3 1 (14.29%) Symfony
3 1 (14.29%) CodeIgniter
3 1 (14.29%) jQuery
3 1 (14.29%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Streaming Video
1 1 (14.29%) E-Learning
1 1 (14.29%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) OO
1 5 (71.43%) Technical Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) OOP
3 1 (14.29%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) PHP
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
3 1 (14.29%) VBA
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Adobe