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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 82 68 60
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -8
Permanent jobs citing OOD 17 44 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.44% 3.15% 3.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.63% 3.81% 4.66%
Number of salaries quoted 7 14 14
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,394
% change year-on-year
- +4.18%
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
1044 1156 773
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 88.40% 82.81% 77.07%
Number of salaries quoted 691 751 405
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,507 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +6.25%

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 31 March 2015.

OOD Salary Histogram in Glasgow

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 53 (86.89%) OO
2 48 (78.69%) Java
3 43 (70.49%) Relational Database
4 37 (60.66%) Agile Software Development
5 36 (59.02%) Spring
6 28 (45.90%) TDD
7 27 (44.26%) Finance
8 26 (42.62%) SQL
9 24 (39.34%) Oracle
9 24 (39.34%) RDBMS
10 22 (36.07%) Continuous Integration
11 19 (31.15%) JavaScript
11 19 (31.15%) HTML
12 17 (27.87%) jQuery
13 16 (26.23%) Subversion
13 16 (26.23%) BDD
13 16 (26.23%) Linux
14 15 (24.59%) CSS
14 15 (24.59%) SQL Server
15 14 (22.95%) JUnit
16 13 (21.31%) Banking
16 13 (21.31%) Investment Banking
17 12 (19.67%) Spring MVC
17 12 (19.67%) MVC
17 12 (19.67%) Hibernate
17 12 (19.67%) IBM
17 12 (19.67%) E-Commerce
18 11 (18.03%) JMS
18 11 (18.03%) Web Services
18 11 (18.03%) REST

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 (14.75%) Tomcat
2 7 (11.48%) WebLogic
2 7 (11.48%) Drupal
3 3 (4.92%) Liferay
3 3 (4.92%) JBoss
4 2 (3.28%) Apache
4 2 (3.28%) Joomla!
5 1 (1.64%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.64%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (70.49%) Relational Database
2 24 (39.34%) RDBMS
3 15 (24.59%) SQL Server
4 5 (8.20%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (8.20%) MongoDB
4 5 (8.20%) NoSQL
5 3 (4.92%) DB2
5 3 (4.92%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (26.23%) Subversion
2 14 (22.95%) JUnit
3 11 (18.03%) Git (software)
4 5 (8.20%) Maven
4 5 (8.20%) JIRA
General
1 27 (44.26%) Finance
2 13 (21.31%) Banking
2 13 (21.31%) Investment Banking
3 9 (14.75%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 47 (77.05%) Developer
2 38 (62.30%) Java Developer
3 8 (13.11%) Architect
3 8 (13.11%) Python Developer
4 7 (11.48%) Java Architect
4 7 (11.48%) Lead Architect
4 7 (11.48%) Lead Java Developer
4 7 (11.48%) Lead Developer
5 6 (9.84%) Senior Developer
5 6 (9.84%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (8.20%) Junior
7 4 (6.56%) Senior Consultant
7 4 (6.56%) Consultant
7 4 (6.56%) Junior Consultant
7 4 (6.56%) Technical Leader
7 4 (6.56%) Drupal Developer
8 3 (4.92%) PHP Developer
8 3 (4.92%) Software Engineer
9 2 (3.28%) Web Developer
9 2 (3.28%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (59.02%) Spring
2 19 (31.15%) HTML
3 17 (27.87%) jQuery
4 15 (24.59%) CSS
5 12 (19.67%) Spring MVC
5 12 (19.67%) Hibernate
6 11 (18.03%) Web Services
6 11 (18.03%) JMS
6 11 (18.03%) REST
7 10 (16.39%) Java EE
7 10 (16.39%) Grails
8 8 (13.11%) Middleware
8 8 (13.11%) Struts
9 7 (11.48%) .NET
10 6 (9.84%) Spring Integration
10 6 (9.84%) JAX-RS
11 5 (8.20%) CSS3
11 5 (8.20%) JPA
11 5 (8.20%) HTML5
12 4 (6.56%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.48%) Mobile App
1 7 (11.48%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.20%) Open Source
3 3 (4.92%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.28%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 16 (26.23%) Linux
2 4 (6.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (86.89%) OO
2 37 (60.66%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (45.90%) TDD
4 22 (36.07%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (26.23%) BDD
6 12 (19.67%) E-Commerce
6 12 (19.67%) MVC
7 11 (18.03%) Process Improvement
7 11 (18.03%) Dependency Injection
8 9 (14.75%) Software Engineering
9 8 (13.11%) Scrum
9 8 (13.11%) Analytics
10 7 (11.48%) Waterfall
10 7 (11.48%) Content Management
10 7 (11.48%) CRM
10 7 (11.48%) Mobile Development
11 5 (8.20%) Configuration Management
12 4 (6.56%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (6.56%) ETL
12 4 (6.56%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 48 (78.69%) Java
2 26 (42.62%) SQL
3 19 (31.15%) JavaScript
4 9 (14.75%) Python
5 7 (11.48%) PHP
6 5 (8.20%) C#
6 5 (8.20%) C++
7 4 (6.56%) VB.NET
8 3 (4.92%) Perl
9 1 (1.64%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (13.11%) Degree
2 1 (1.64%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) QA
Vendors
1 24 (39.34%) Oracle
2 12 (19.67%) IBM
3 10 (16.39%) Microsoft
4 9 (14.75%) Sybase
5 1 (1.64%) Cisco