The first table below looks at the demand 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 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 88 63 66
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +3
Permanent jobs citing OOD 17 28 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.15% 2.32% 1.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.38% 2.74% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 17 24 17
Average salary £55,000 £34,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+59.42% -1.42%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1228 1023 902
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 83.20% 84.76% 78.23%
Number of salaries quoted 810 638 615
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
OOD
Scotland

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 2014.

OOD Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 30 (85.71%) OO
2 24 (68.57%) Software Engineering
2 24 (68.57%) C++
3 22 (62.86%) Java
4 20 (57.14%) Mathematics
4 20 (57.14%) Physics
4 20 (57.14%) Degree
5 17 (48.57%) Game Development
5 17 (48.57%) Computer Science
5 17 (48.57%) Games
5 17 (48.57%) PhD
6 13 (37.14%) C#
7 9 (25.71%) JavaScript
7 9 (25.71%) .NET
8 7 (20.00%) CSS
8 7 (20.00%) HTML
8 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
9 6 (17.14%) SQL
10 5 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (14.29%) Web Services
11 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
11 4 (11.43%) VB.NET
11 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
11 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET
11 4 (11.43%) Scrum
11 4 (11.43%) KnockoutJS
11 4 (11.43%) Unit Testing
12 3 (8.57%) WPF
12 3 (8.57%) Visualisation
12 3 (8.57%) AngularJS

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

Applications
1 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.57%) NoSQL
2 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (48.57%) Games
2 3 (8.57%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (77.14%) Developer
2 20 (57.14%) Software Developer
3 17 (48.57%) Senior Java Software Developer
3 17 (48.57%) C++/Java Developer
3 17 (48.57%) Java Software Developer
3 17 (48.57%) Senior Java Developer
3 17 (48.57%) Senior C++ Developer
3 17 (48.57%) Senior Developer
3 17 (48.57%) Java Developer
3 17 (48.57%) C++ Developer
3 17 (48.57%) Senior Software Developer
3 17 (48.57%) C++ Software Developer
4 6 (17.14%) Software Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) .NET Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Database Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Software Project Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Software Manager
7 1 (2.86%) QA Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.71%) .NET
2 7 (20.00%) CSS
2 7 (20.00%) HTML
3 5 (14.29%) Web Services
4 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET
4 4 (11.43%) KnockoutJS
5 3 (8.57%) WPF
5 3 (8.57%) AngularJS
5 3 (8.57%) OpenGL
6 2 (5.71%) CSS3
6 2 (5.71%) Backbone.js
6 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (5.71%) HTML5
6 2 (5.71%) WCF
6 2 (5.71%) Ext JS
6 2 (5.71%) jQuery
7 1 (2.86%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (57.14%) Mathematics
1 20 (57.14%) Physics
2 17 (48.57%) Computer Science
3 3 (8.57%) Visualisation
3 3 (8.57%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (2.86%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (85.71%) OO
2 24 (68.57%) Software Engineering
3 17 (48.57%) Game Development
4 5 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (11.43%) Scrum
5 4 (11.43%) Unit Testing
6 3 (8.57%) MVC
6 3 (8.57%) TDD
6 3 (8.57%) Web Development
6 3 (8.57%) CRM
6 3 (8.57%) CAD
6 3 (8.57%) OOA/OOD
6 3 (8.57%) Project Management
7 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2
7 2 (5.71%) PRINCE
7 2 (5.71%) E-Commerce
7 2 (5.71%) SOA
7 2 (5.71%) OOP
7 2 (5.71%) Risk Management
7 2 (5.71%) Extreme Programming
Programming Languages
1 24 (68.57%) C++
2 22 (62.86%) Java
3 13 (37.14%) C#
4 9 (25.71%) JavaScript
5 6 (17.14%) SQL
6 4 (11.43%) VB.NET
7 3 (8.57%) T-SQL
8 2 (5.71%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.86%) Python
Qualifications
1 20 (57.14%) Degree
2 17 (48.57%) PhD
3 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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