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

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 92 96 58
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -38
Permanent jobs citing OOD 15 6 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.07% 0.41% 2.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% 0.50% 3.27%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 26
Average salary £36,250 £40,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.37% +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £52,500 £41,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
1215 1192 979
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 86.48% 82.26% 82.90%
Number of salaries quoted 811 777 636
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,400 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OOD across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

OOD Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 32 (96.97%) OO
2 19 (57.58%) Degree
3 18 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (51.52%) Software Engineering
4 17 (51.52%) C#
4 17 (51.52%) C++
5 16 (48.48%) .NET
6 15 (45.45%) Microsoft
7 14 (42.42%) Java
8 13 (39.39%) SQL
9 12 (36.36%) SQL Server
10 11 (33.33%) Mathematics
10 11 (33.33%) Physics
11 10 (30.30%) Computer Science
12 9 (27.27%) Scrum
12 9 (27.27%) VB.NET
12 9 (27.27%) ASP.NET
12 9 (27.27%) Web Services
12 9 (27.27%) MS Excel
13 8 (24.24%) CSS
13 8 (24.24%) JavaScript
13 8 (24.24%) HTML
14 7 (21.21%) Visual Studio
14 7 (21.21%) CRM
14 7 (21.21%) Dynamics CRM
15 6 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 6 (18.18%) Automated Testing
15 6 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 6 (18.18%) Android
15 6 (18.18%) Apple iOS

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (27.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (21.21%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 6 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (15.15%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (21.21%) Visual Studio
2 5 (15.15%) Clang
3 1 (3.03%) Subversion
3 1 (3.03%) Maven
3 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (18.18%) Finance
2 5 (15.15%) Games
Job Titles
1 22 (66.67%) Developer
2 10 (30.30%) Software Developer
2 10 (30.30%) C++ Developer
2 10 (30.30%) C++ Software Developer
3 9 (27.27%) Senior Developer
4 6 (18.18%) Software Engineer
5 5 (15.15%) Java Developer
5 5 (15.15%) Senior Software Developer
5 5 (15.15%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (15.15%) Senior C++ Developer
5 5 (15.15%) Java Software Developer
5 5 (15.15%) C++/Java Developer
5 5 (15.15%) Senior Java Software Developer
6 4 (12.12%) Database Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) .NET Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Project Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Software Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Software Project Manager
8 1 (3.03%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (48.48%) .NET
2 9 (27.27%) ASP.NET
2 9 (27.27%) Web Services
3 8 (24.24%) CSS
3 8 (24.24%) HTML
4 5 (15.15%) jQuery
4 5 (15.15%) Qt
4 5 (15.15%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 5 (15.15%) STL
4 5 (15.15%) OpenGL
4 5 (15.15%) .NET Framework
4 5 (15.15%) WCF
5 4 (12.12%) XML
5 4 (12.12%) HTML5
5 4 (12.12%) Regular Expression
6 3 (9.09%) Swing
7 2 (6.06%) WPF
7 2 (6.06%) Java SE
7 2 (6.06%) Hibernate
7 2 (6.06%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 11 (33.33%) Mathematics
1 11 (33.33%) Physics
2 10 (30.30%) Computer Science
3 5 (15.15%) GIS
4 4 (12.12%) SWIFT
5 1 (3.03%) Data Structures
5 1 (3.03%) Algorithms
5 1 (3.03%) Grid Computing
5 1 (3.03%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.18%) Windows
1 6 (18.18%) Linux
1 6 (18.18%) Android
1 6 (18.18%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (96.97%) OO
2 18 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (51.52%) Software Engineering
4 9 (27.27%) Scrum
5 7 (21.21%) CRM
6 6 (18.18%) Automated Testing
7 5 (15.15%) Game Development
8 4 (12.12%) Mentoring
8 4 (12.12%) Data Management
9 3 (9.09%) TDD
10 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2
10 2 (6.06%) OOP
10 2 (6.06%) Risk Management
10 2 (6.06%) PRINCE
10 2 (6.06%) Configuration Management
10 2 (6.06%) Project Management
10 2 (6.06%) Black-Box Testing
11 1 (3.03%) Technical Analysis
11 1 (3.03%) Line Management
11 1 (3.03%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (51.52%) C#
1 17 (51.52%) C++
2 14 (42.42%) Java
3 13 (39.39%) SQL
4 9 (27.27%) VB.NET
5 8 (24.24%) JavaScript
6 6 (18.18%) T-SQL
7 4 (12.12%) XQuery
7 4 (12.12%) XPath
8 1 (3.03%) Python
Qualifications
1 19 (57.58%) Degree
2 5 (15.15%) PhD
3 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.12%) Oracle
2 4 (12.12%) IBM
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