The table below looks at the statistics for OOD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dundee region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 17 15 22
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Permanent jobs citing OOD 14 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 19.72% 1.67% 7.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 20.29% 1.92% 8.05%
Number of salaries quoted 14 1 6
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +41.50%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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 Dundee region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Dundee
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
69 52 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 97.18% 86.67% 92.55%
Number of salaries quoted 46 25 70
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% -

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

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

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

OOD
Salary Trend in Dundee

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

OOD Salary Trend in Dundee

OOD
Salary Histogram in Dundee

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OOD across the Dundee region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

OOD Salary Histogram in Dundee

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Dundee 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 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 14 (100.00%) Degree
2 13 (92.86%) OO
3 11 (78.57%) Java
3 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (78.57%) TDD
4 10 (71.43%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (71.43%) Scrum
4 10 (71.43%) .NET
4 10 (71.43%) J2EE
4 10 (71.43%) Oracle
4 10 (71.43%) Web Services
4 10 (71.43%) XML
4 10 (71.43%) Windows
4 10 (71.43%) Linux
4 10 (71.43%) MS Excel
4 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
4 10 (71.43%) Red Hat
4 10 (71.43%) JSON
4 10 (71.43%) DevExpress
4 10 (71.43%) REST
4 10 (71.43%) Apache Camel
4 10 (71.43%) Apache ServiceMix
4 10 (71.43%) SDLC
4 10 (71.43%) Defect Management
4 10 (71.43%) Cegedim Rx
5 4 (28.57%) Mathematics
5 4 (28.57%) C++
6 3 (21.43%) OpenGL

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Dundee 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 10 (71.43%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 10 (71.43%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (71.43%) PostgreSQL
General
1 3 (21.43%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Software Engineer
2 10 (71.43%) C# Developer
2 10 (71.43%) C# Software Developer
2 10 (71.43%) C# Software Engineer
2 10 (71.43%) Developer
2 10 (71.43%) Developer/Software Engineer
2 10 (71.43%) Software Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Junior
3 3 (21.43%) Junior Programmer
3 3 (21.43%) Programmer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) .NET
1 10 (71.43%) Apache Camel
1 10 (71.43%) J2EE
1 10 (71.43%) JSON
1 10 (71.43%) REST
1 10 (71.43%) Web Services
1 10 (71.43%) XML
2 3 (21.43%) DirectX
2 3 (21.43%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 14 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (28.57%) Mathematics
3 1 (7.14%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Linux
1 10 (71.43%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Android
2 3 (21.43%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) OO
2 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (78.57%) TDD
3 10 (71.43%) Defect Management
3 10 (71.43%) Scrum
3 10 (71.43%) SDLC
4 3 (21.43%) OOP
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
2 11 (78.57%) Java
3 4 (28.57%) C++
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Cegedim Rx
1 10 (71.43%) DevExpress
1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
1 10 (71.43%) Oracle
1 10 (71.43%) Red Hat