The table below looks at the statistics for OOA/OOD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOA/OOD over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Analysis and Design (OOA/OOD)
Rank 94 100 83
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -17
Permanent jobs citing OOA/OOD 7 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.52% 0.29% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 0.35% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 4
Average salary £30,000 £50,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +66.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
OOA/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 Edinburgh region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1141 1143 971
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 84.58% 83.31% 82.99%
Number of salaries quoted 744 748 622
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,050 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

OOA/OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

OOA/OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

OOA/OOD
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

OOA/OOD Salary Trend in Edinburgh

OOA/OOD
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OOA/OOD across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

OOA/OOD Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

OOA/OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing OOA/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 OOA/OOD.

1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
2 7 (87.50%) Java
2 7 (87.50%) CSS
3 6 (75.00%) OO
3 6 (75.00%) Degree
4 5 (62.50%) C++
4 5 (62.50%) Spring
4 5 (62.50%) Time Management
4 5 (62.50%) Physics
4 5 (62.50%) HTML5
4 5 (62.50%) MVC
4 5 (62.50%) Web Services
5 4 (50.00%) UNIX
5 4 (50.00%) Perl
5 4 (50.00%) Solaris
5 4 (50.00%) Linux
5 4 (50.00%) CSS3
5 4 (50.00%) Spring MVC
5 4 (50.00%) Restlet
5 4 (50.00%) JAX-RS
5 4 (50.00%) Groovy
5 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
6 3 (37.50%) Coaching
6 3 (37.50%) Project Management
6 3 (37.50%) Python
6 3 (37.50%) C
6 3 (37.50%) C#
7 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development

OOA/OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing OOA/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 OOA/OOD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio Team System
1 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
1 1 (12.50%) NUnit
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
2 7 (87.50%) CSS
3 5 (62.50%) Spring
3 5 (62.50%) HTML5
3 5 (62.50%) Web Services
4 4 (50.00%) CSS3
4 4 (50.00%) Spring MVC
4 4 (50.00%) Restlet
4 4 (50.00%) JAX-RS
5 1 (12.50%) JSON
5 1 (12.50%) Ajax
5 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
5 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
5 1 (12.50%) WCF
5 1 (12.50%) WPF
5 1 (12.50%) WF
5 1 (12.50%) Silverlight
5 1 (12.50%) Spring Integration
5 1 (12.50%) REST
5 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Physics
2 2 (25.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (12.50%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) UNIX
1 4 (50.00%) Solaris
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) OO
2 5 (62.50%) Time Management
2 5 (62.50%) MVC
3 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
4 3 (37.50%) Coaching
4 3 (37.50%) Project Management
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) OOD
6 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (12.50%) UML
6 1 (12.50%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (87.50%) Java
3 5 (62.50%) C++
4 4 (50.00%) Perl
4 4 (50.00%) Groovy
5 3 (37.50%) Python
5 3 (37.50%) C
5 3 (37.50%) C#
6 1 (12.50%) C-shell
6 1 (12.50%) Fortran
6 1 (12.50%) SQL
6 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
6 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) DV Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft