The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dundee region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OO over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 12 9 8
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Permanent jobs citing OO 19 7 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 26.39% 11.67% 24.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 27.14% 13.46% 26.44%
Number of salaries quoted 13 2 19
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -
OO
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 Dundee region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Dundee
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
70 52 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 97.22% 86.67% 92.55%
Number of salaries quoted 46 25 69
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

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Salary Trend in Dundee

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

OO Salary Trend in Dundee

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Dundee region citing OO 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 OO.

1 17 (80.95%) C#
2 14 (66.67%) Degree
2 14 (66.67%) Computer Science
3 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (61.90%) OOD
4 12 (57.14%) Java
5 11 (52.38%) XML
5 11 (52.38%) Windows
5 11 (52.38%) JSON
6 10 (47.62%) TDD
6 10 (47.62%) REST
6 10 (47.62%) DevExpress
6 10 (47.62%) Linux
6 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
6 10 (47.62%) Red Hat
6 10 (47.62%) C++
6 10 (47.62%) .NET
6 10 (47.62%) J2EE
6 10 (47.62%) Oracle
6 10 (47.62%) Web Services
6 10 (47.62%) MS Excel
6 10 (47.62%) Games
6 10 (47.62%) PostgreSQL
6 10 (47.62%) Scrum
6 10 (47.62%) Apache Camel
6 10 (47.62%) Apache ServiceMix
6 10 (47.62%) SDLC
6 10 (47.62%) Defect Management
6 10 (47.62%) Cegedim Rx
7 9 (42.86%) Android

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Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Dundee region citing OO 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 OO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (47.62%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 10 (47.62%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (47.62%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.76%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Xcode
General
1 10 (47.62%) Games
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Developer
2 11 (52.38%) Software Engineer
3 10 (47.62%) C# Developer
3 10 (47.62%) C# Software Developer
3 10 (47.62%) C# Software Engineer
3 10 (47.62%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 10 (47.62%) Software Developer
4 6 (28.57%) Programmer
5 3 (14.29%) Junior
5 3 (14.29%) Junior Programmer
6 2 (9.52%) C++ Programmer
6 2 (9.52%) Games Programmer
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Programmer
7 1 (4.76%) Applications Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Games Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Lead Programmer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Applications Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior C++ Programmer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Games Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (52.38%) JSON
1 11 (52.38%) XML
2 10 (47.62%) .NET
2 10 (47.62%) Apache Camel
2 10 (47.62%) J2EE
2 10 (47.62%) REST
2 10 (47.62%) Web Services
3 5 (23.81%) cocos2d
4 3 (14.29%) DirectX
4 3 (14.29%) OpenGL
5 2 (9.52%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 1 (4.76%) PhoneGap
6 1 (4.76%) SOAP
6 1 (4.76%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 14 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 5 (23.81%) Mobile Games
3 3 (14.29%) Mathematics
4 2 (9.52%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (52.38%) Windows
2 10 (47.62%) Linux
3 9 (42.86%) Android
4 8 (38.10%) Apple iOS
5 1 (4.76%) Windows 10
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Phone
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (61.90%) OOD
2 10 (47.62%) Defect Management
2 10 (47.62%) Scrum
2 10 (47.62%) SDLC
2 10 (47.62%) TDD
3 7 (33.33%) OOP
4 6 (28.57%) Mobile Development
5 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
7 1 (4.76%) Android Development
7 1 (4.76%) Game Development
7 1 (4.76%) iOS Development
7 1 (4.76%) Memory Management
7 1 (4.76%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (80.95%) C#
2 12 (57.14%) Java
3 10 (47.62%) C++
4 1 (4.76%) ActionScript
4 1 (4.76%) ActionScript 3.0
4 1 (4.76%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 14 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Cegedim Rx
1 10 (47.62%) DevExpress
1 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
1 10 (47.62%) Oracle
1 10 (47.62%) Red Hat
2 1 (4.76%) Xamarin