The table below looks at the statistics for OOD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 85 71 55
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -16
Permanent jobs citing OOD 17 41 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.42% 2.99% 3.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.59% 3.45% 4.60%
Number of salaries quoted 14 27 19
Average salary £55,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.14% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £27,300 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £58,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
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 Glasgow region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1072 1190 979
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 89.33% 86.73% 81.45%
Number of salaries quoted 681 728 650
Average salary £44,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

OOD
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

OOD Salary Trend in Glasgow

OOD
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OOD across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

OOD Salary Histogram in Glasgow

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 28 (90.32%) OO
2 24 (77.42%) Java
2 24 (77.42%) Spring
2 24 (77.42%) Relational Database
3 19 (61.29%) Linux
4 17 (54.84%) RDBMS
5 16 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (51.61%) JavaScript
6 15 (48.39%) SQL
7 14 (45.16%) SDLC
8 13 (41.94%) UNIX
9 12 (38.71%) Analytical Skills
9 12 (38.71%) jQuery
10 11 (35.48%) Java EE
10 11 (35.48%) Hibernate
11 10 (32.26%) JUnit
11 10 (32.26%) Sybase
11 10 (32.26%) CSS
11 10 (32.26%) Waterfall
12 9 (29.03%) Oracle
12 9 (29.03%) WebLogic
12 9 (29.03%) MVC
13 8 (25.81%) JMS
13 8 (25.81%) J2SE
13 8 (25.81%) DB2
13 8 (25.81%) Degree
13 8 (25.81%) Mentoring
14 7 (22.58%) Performance Tuning
14 7 (22.58%) Perl
15 6 (19.35%) MySQL

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 9 (29.03%) WebLogic
2 3 (9.68%) Apache
2 3 (9.68%) GlassFish
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (9.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (6.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (77.42%) Relational Database
2 17 (54.84%) RDBMS
3 8 (25.81%) DB2
4 6 (19.35%) Oracle Database
4 6 (19.35%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (19.35%) MySQL
4 6 (19.35%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
6 4 (12.90%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (9.68%) MongoDB
8 2 (6.45%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (3.23%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (32.26%) JUnit
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (6.45%) TestNG
3 2 (6.45%) Mockito
3 2 (6.45%) Subversion
3 2 (6.45%) JIRA
General
1 5 (16.13%) Finance
2 4 (12.90%) Banking
3 3 (9.68%) Investment Banking
3 3 (9.68%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 23 (74.19%) Developer
2 15 (48.39%) Java Developer
3 8 (25.81%) Technical Leader
4 7 (22.58%) Lead Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Architect
5 4 (12.90%) Lead Java Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Java Architect
5 4 (12.90%) Lead Architect
6 3 (9.68%) Designer
6 3 (9.68%) Technical Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Software Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Technical Designer
6 3 (9.68%) Lead Designer
7 2 (6.45%) Senior Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (6.45%) SQL Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Software Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Project Leader
8 1 (3.23%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (77.42%) Spring
2 12 (38.71%) jQuery
3 11 (35.48%) Java EE
3 11 (35.48%) Hibernate
4 10 (32.26%) CSS
5 8 (25.81%) J2SE
5 8 (25.81%) JMS
6 6 (19.35%) Web Services
6 6 (19.35%) Spring MVC
7 5 (16.13%) JSP
7 5 (16.13%) HTML
7 5 (16.13%) HTML5
7 5 (16.13%) CSS3
8 4 (12.90%) REST
9 3 (9.68%) SOAP
9 3 (9.68%) XML
9 3 (9.68%) XSL
9 3 (9.68%) Oracle ADF
9 3 (9.68%) Grails
9 3 (9.68%) JRuby
Miscellaneous
1 12 (38.71%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.90%) User Experience
3 3 (9.68%) Mathematics
3 3 (9.68%) Physics
3 3 (9.68%) W3C
3 3 (9.68%) Mobile App
4 2 (6.45%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (3.23%) Device Driver
5 1 (3.23%) Equities
5 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.23%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 19 (61.29%) Linux
2 13 (41.94%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (90.32%) OO
2 16 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (45.16%) SDLC
4 10 (32.26%) Waterfall
5 9 (29.03%) MVC
6 8 (25.81%) Mentoring
7 7 (22.58%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (19.35%) Use Case
8 6 (19.35%) Software Engineering
8 6 (19.35%) Scrum
8 6 (19.35%) UML
8 6 (19.35%) E-Commerce
8 6 (19.35%) SOA
9 5 (16.13%) People Management
10 4 (12.90%) Line Management
10 4 (12.90%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (12.90%) Database Tuning
11 3 (9.68%) Active Record
11 3 (9.68%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (77.42%) Java
2 16 (51.61%) JavaScript
3 15 (48.39%) SQL
4 7 (22.58%) Perl
5 5 (16.13%) PHP
6 3 (9.68%) PL/SQL
6 3 (9.68%) Jython
6 3 (9.68%) PHP5
6 3 (9.68%) Groovy
7 2 (6.45%) Ruby
7 2 (6.45%) Python
8 1 (3.23%) C
8 1 (3.23%) C++
8 1 (3.23%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) Degree
2 3 (9.68%) HNC
2 3 (9.68%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) WAI
1 3 (9.68%) Section 508
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) Sybase
2 9 (29.03%) Oracle
3 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
4 3 (9.68%) PayPal
4 3 (9.68%) WorldPay