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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 8 5 12
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Permanent jobs citing OO 4 20 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 10.26% 31.75% 14.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.39% 33.90% 18.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2 16 2
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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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
23 59 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 58.97% 93.65% 80.85%
Number of salaries quoted 13 41 28
Average salary £36,250 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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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 19 December 2014, 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 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 5 (71.43%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) Algorithms
3 4 (57.14%) Scrum
3 4 (57.14%) Data Structures
3 4 (57.14%) Subversion
4 3 (42.86%) ActionScript 3.0
4 3 (42.86%) Games
4 3 (42.86%) Apple iOS
4 3 (42.86%) C#
4 3 (42.86%) C++
4 3 (42.86%) ActionScript
4 3 (42.86%) Web Development
4 3 (42.86%) OOP
5 2 (28.57%) OOD
5 2 (28.57%) Pair Programming
5 2 (28.57%) MySQL
5 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (28.57%) Time Management
5 2 (28.57%) Kanban
5 2 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (28.57%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (28.57%) Linux
5 2 (28.57%) Android
5 2 (28.57%) Objective-C
5 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 2 (28.57%) PHP
5 2 (28.57%) SMTP
5 2 (28.57%) HTTP

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Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 2 (28.57%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) SMTP
1 2 (28.57%) HTTP
1 2 (28.57%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Subversion
2 2 (28.57%) JIRA
2 2 (28.57%) FishEye
2 2 (28.57%) JUnit
General
1 3 (42.86%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) C++ Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Server Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) C++ Software Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Graduate Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Graduate
2 2 (28.57%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) J2EE
1 2 (28.57%) CSS
1 2 (28.57%) Servlets
1 2 (28.57%) Spring Security
1 2 (28.57%) GWT
1 2 (28.57%) Spring Integration
1 2 (28.57%) JAX-RS
1 2 (28.57%) Hibernate
1 2 (28.57%) Spring
2 1 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (14.29%) Stage3D
2 1 (14.29%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 1 (14.29%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Algorithms
2 4 (57.14%) Data Structures
3 2 (28.57%) Mobile Games
3 2 (28.57%) Online Games
3 2 (28.57%) Social Gaming
3 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
4 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
4 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Apple iOS
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
3 4 (57.14%) Scrum
4 3 (42.86%) Web Development
4 3 (42.86%) OOP
5 2 (28.57%) OOD
5 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (28.57%) Time Management
5 2 (28.57%) Kanban
5 2 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (28.57%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (28.57%) Pair Programming
6 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
6 1 (14.29%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) C++
2 3 (42.86%) ActionScript
2 3 (42.86%) ActionScript 3.0
3 2 (28.57%) Objective-C
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) PHP
4 1 (14.29%) Ruby
4 1 (14.29%) Lua
4 1 (14.29%) Python
4 1 (14.29%) GLSL
4 1 (14.29%) HLSL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Apple