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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 92 94 61
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -33
Permanent jobs citing OOD 18 3 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.21% 0.24% 2.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.45% 0.28% 3.11%
Number of salaries quoted 17 2 24
Average salary £45,000 £34,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.38% -2.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,850 £29,550
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £35,650 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
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
1245 1060 996
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 83.39% 84.33% 81.11%
Number of salaries quoted 848 676 709
Average salary £41,500 £46,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.75% +9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 September 2014.

OOD Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 31 (100.00%) OO
2 22 (70.97%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (61.29%) Java
4 18 (58.06%) C++
4 18 (58.06%) Software Engineering
5 14 (45.16%) Degree
6 13 (41.94%) Mathematics
6 13 (41.94%) Physics
6 13 (41.94%) Computer Science
6 13 (41.94%) Game Development
6 13 (41.94%) Games
6 13 (41.94%) PhD
7 12 (38.71%) Microsoft
7 12 (38.71%) C#
7 12 (38.71%) .NET
8 9 (29.03%) VB.NET
8 9 (29.03%) SQL
9 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
9 8 (25.81%) Visual Studio
9 8 (25.81%) MS Excel
10 7 (22.58%) CRM
10 7 (22.58%) T-SQL
10 7 (22.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (22.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (22.58%) Dynamics CRM
11 4 (12.90%) TDD
12 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET
12 3 (9.68%) Swing
12 3 (9.68%) Project Management
13 2 (6.45%) OOP

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 8 (25.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (22.58%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
2 7 (22.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (22.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (25.81%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (41.94%) Games
2 2 (6.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (70.97%) Developer
2 13 (41.94%) Senior Java Software Developer
2 13 (41.94%) C++/Java Developer
2 13 (41.94%) Java Software Developer
2 13 (41.94%) Senior Java Developer
2 13 (41.94%) Senior C++ Developer
2 13 (41.94%) Senior Software Developer
2 13 (41.94%) C++ Software Developer
2 13 (41.94%) Senior Developer
2 13 (41.94%) Java Developer
2 13 (41.94%) C++ Developer
2 13 (41.94%) Software Developer
3 5 (16.13%) Software Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Database Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Project Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Software Project Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Software Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Automated Test Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (38.71%) .NET
2 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET
2 3 (9.68%) Swing
3 2 (6.45%) CSS
3 2 (6.45%) HTML
3 2 (6.45%) Java SE
3 2 (6.45%) JavaFX
3 2 (6.45%) Backbone.js
3 2 (6.45%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (3.23%) AngularJS
4 1 (3.23%) Hibernate
4 1 (3.23%) Spring
4 1 (3.23%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.23%) Web Services
4 1 (3.23%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (41.94%) Mathematics
1 13 (41.94%) Physics
1 13 (41.94%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.23%) User Experience
2 1 (3.23%) Open Source
2 1 (3.23%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Windows
1 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (100.00%) OO
2 22 (70.97%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (58.06%) Software Engineering
4 13 (41.94%) Game Development
5 7 (22.58%) CRM
6 4 (12.90%) TDD
7 3 (9.68%) Project Management
8 2 (6.45%) OOP
8 2 (6.45%) SOA
8 2 (6.45%) E-Commerce
8 2 (6.45%) PRINCE
8 2 (6.45%) Configuration Management
8 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2
8 2 (6.45%) Scrum
8 2 (6.45%) Risk Management
9 1 (3.23%) User Stories
9 1 (3.23%) Automation Testing
9 1 (3.23%) Black-Box Testing
9 1 (3.23%) Technical Analysis
9 1 (3.23%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 19 (61.29%) Java
2 18 (58.06%) C++
3 12 (38.71%) C#
4 9 (29.03%) VB.NET
4 9 (29.03%) SQL
5 7 (22.58%) T-SQL
6 2 (6.45%) Python
6 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (45.16%) Degree
2 13 (41.94%) PhD
3 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (38.71%) Microsoft
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Salary Best on Market plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago