The table below looks at the statistics for 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 OOD over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 89 90 70
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -20
Permanent jobs citing OOD 17 18 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.15% 1.21% 2.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.29% 1.42% 2.62%
Number of salaries quoted 10 18 23
Average salary £38,500 £50,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.00% +38.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £40,000 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
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
1316 1270 1032
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 88.68% 85.58% 85.15%
Number of salaries quoted 840 842 647
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

OOD
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

OOD Salary Trend in Edinburgh

OOD
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OOD across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

OOD Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 17 (94.44%) Software Engineering
1 17 (94.44%) Degree
2 13 (72.22%) Windows
2 13 (72.22%) Linux
3 12 (66.67%) C++
3 12 (66.67%) Mathematics
3 12 (66.67%) Computer Science
4 10 (55.56%) UML
5 9 (50.00%) OOP
5 9 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
5 9 (50.00%) OO
5 9 (50.00%) C#
5 9 (50.00%) Unit Testing
5 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (44.44%) TDD
6 8 (44.44%) Subversion
6 8 (44.44%) WinForms
6 8 (44.44%) Visualisation
6 8 (44.44%) Software Architecture
6 8 (44.44%) Waterfall
6 8 (44.44%) Embedded Systems
6 8 (44.44%) 3D Visualisation
6 8 (44.44%) C
6 8 (44.44%) .NET
6 8 (44.44%) MFC
6 8 (44.44%) Visual Studio
6 8 (44.44%) VC++
6 8 (44.44%) Electronics
6 8 (44.44%) STL
6 8 (44.44%) Ethernet

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) Visual Studio
1 8 (44.44%) Subversion
2 3 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (11.11%) Rational Rhapsody
3 2 (11.11%) VectorCAST
General
1 8 (44.44%) Electronics
2 3 (16.67%) Military
2 3 (16.67%) Avionics
3 2 (11.11%) Aerospace
4 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (72.22%) Software Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Graduate
2 4 (22.22%) Graduate Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Graduate Java Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Junior Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) .NET
1 8 (44.44%) MFC
1 8 (44.44%) STL
1 8 (44.44%) WinForms
2 6 (33.33%) Spring
2 6 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 5 (27.78%) Swing
3 5 (27.78%) JMS
4 2 (11.11%) HTML
5 1 (5.56%) HTML5
5 1 (5.56%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (66.67%) Computer Science
1 12 (66.67%) Mathematics
2 8 (44.44%) Visualisation
2 8 (44.44%) Embedded Systems
3 7 (38.89%) Algorithms
4 4 (22.22%) Grid Computing
5 3 (16.67%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 13 (72.22%) Windows
1 13 (72.22%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) VxWorks
3 1 (5.56%) Android
3 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (94.44%) Software Engineering
2 10 (55.56%) UML
3 9 (50.00%) OOP
3 9 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
3 9 (50.00%) OO
3 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 8 (44.44%) Software Architecture
4 8 (44.44%) Waterfall
4 8 (44.44%) 3D Visualisation
4 8 (44.44%) Linear Algebra
4 8 (44.44%) SDLC
4 8 (44.44%) TDD
5 5 (27.78%) Technical Analysis
6 3 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
7 2 (11.11%) Signal Processing
8 1 (5.56%) Coaching
8 1 (5.56%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) C++
2 9 (50.00%) C#
3 8 (44.44%) C
3 8 (44.44%) VC++
4 7 (38.89%) Java
5 5 (27.78%) SQL
6 3 (16.67%) MATLAB
7 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
8 1 (5.56%) Ada
Qualifications
1 17 (94.44%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Wind River
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