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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 101 97 81
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -16
Permanent jobs citing OOD 1 17 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.073% 1.02% 0.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.084% 1.20% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1 14 4
Average salary £30,000 £55,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.45% +41.02%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
1188 1413 884
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 86.27% 85.17% 78.93%
Number of salaries quoted 690 920 515
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -4.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 15 (88.24%) OO
2 14 (82.35%) Degree
3 11 (64.71%) C#
4 10 (58.82%) .NET
5 9 (52.94%) C++
5 9 (52.94%) Web Services
5 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (52.94%) Software Engineering
6 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET
6 8 (47.06%) CSS
6 8 (47.06%) HTML
6 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
6 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
7 7 (41.18%) SQL
7 7 (41.18%) Scrum
7 7 (41.18%) Mathematics
7 7 (41.18%) Physics
8 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
8 6 (35.29%) Android
8 6 (35.29%) Apple iOS
8 6 (35.29%) Relational Database
9 5 (29.41%) Clang
9 5 (29.41%) Windows
9 5 (29.41%) Linux
9 5 (29.41%) OpenGL
9 5 (29.41%) GIS
9 5 (29.41%) Finance
9 5 (29.41%) Java
9 5 (29.41%) STL
9 5 (29.41%) Computer Science

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
1 6 (35.29%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Clang
2 1 (5.88%) Subversion
2 1 (5.88%) Maven
2 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Software Developer
2 5 (29.41%) C++ Developer
2 5 (29.41%) C++ Software Developer
3 4 (23.53%) AWS Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Software Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Senior Developer
4 2 (11.76%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior QA Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (5.88%) QA Automation Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Lead Developer
5 1 (5.88%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Developer
5 1 (5.88%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (58.82%) .NET
2 9 (52.94%) Web Services
3 8 (47.06%) HTML
3 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET
3 8 (47.06%) CSS
4 5 (29.41%) STL
4 5 (29.41%) OpenGL
4 5 (29.41%) .NET Framework
4 5 (29.41%) WCF
4 5 (29.41%) jQuery
4 5 (29.41%) Qt
4 5 (29.41%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 4 (23.53%) HTML5
5 4 (23.53%) Regular Expression
5 4 (23.53%) XML
6 2 (11.76%) WPF
7 1 (5.88%) Silverlight
7 1 (5.88%) Entity Framework
7 1 (5.88%) Hibernate
7 1 (5.88%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Mathematics
1 7 (41.18%) Physics
2 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
2 5 (29.41%) GIS
3 4 (23.53%) SWIFT
4 2 (11.76%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Android
1 6 (35.29%) Apple iOS
2 5 (29.41%) Windows
2 5 (29.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) OO
2 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (52.94%) Software Engineering
3 7 (41.18%) Scrum
4 5 (29.41%) Automated Testing
5 4 (23.53%) Mentoring
5 4 (23.53%) Data Management
6 2 (11.76%) OOA/OOD
7 1 (5.88%) CRM
7 1 (5.88%) ETL
7 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
7 1 (5.88%) MVC
7 1 (5.88%) Workflow
7 1 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (5.88%) Black-Box Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) C#
2 9 (52.94%) C++
3 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
4 7 (41.18%) SQL
5 5 (29.41%) Java
6 4 (23.53%) XQuery
6 4 (23.53%) XPath
7 2 (11.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (82.35%) Degree
2 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) Oracle
2 4 (23.53%) IBM
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