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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 84 80 54
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -26
Permanent jobs citing OOD 17 31 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.36% 2.15% 4.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.54% 2.59% 5.23%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 20
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 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
1104 1196 841
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 88.39% 83.11% 77.58%
Number of salaries quoted 744 785 437
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +6.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £31,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 17 April 2015.

OOD Salary Histogram in Glasgow

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 50 (86.21%) OO
2 45 (77.59%) Java
3 39 (67.24%) Relational Database
4 35 (60.34%) Spring
5 34 (58.62%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (43.10%) TDD
7 24 (41.38%) SQL
8 23 (39.66%) Finance
9 22 (37.93%) RDBMS
9 22 (37.93%) Oracle
10 20 (34.48%) JavaScript
10 20 (34.48%) Continuous Integration
11 19 (32.76%) HTML
12 17 (29.31%) jQuery
13 15 (25.86%) SQL Server
13 15 (25.86%) CSS
13 15 (25.86%) Linux
14 14 (24.14%) Subversion
14 14 (24.14%) BDD
15 13 (22.41%) JUnit
16 12 (20.69%) E-Commerce
16 12 (20.69%) Hibernate
16 12 (20.69%) MVC
16 12 (20.69%) Spring MVC
17 11 (18.97%) Investment Banking
17 11 (18.97%) Banking
18 10 (17.24%) IBM
18 10 (17.24%) Microsoft
18 10 (17.24%) Grails
18 10 (17.24%) Java EE

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 7 (12.07%) WebLogic
1 7 (12.07%) Tomcat
1 7 (12.07%) Drupal
2 3 (5.17%) Liferay
2 3 (5.17%) JBoss
3 2 (3.45%) Apache
3 2 (3.45%) Joomla!
4 1 (1.72%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (67.24%) Relational Database
2 22 (37.93%) RDBMS
3 15 (25.86%) SQL Server
4 6 (10.34%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (10.34%) MongoDB
5 5 (8.62%) NoSQL
6 3 (5.17%) MySQL
6 3 (5.17%) DB2
7 1 (1.72%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 14 (24.14%) Subversion
2 13 (22.41%) JUnit
3 9 (15.52%) Git (software)
4 5 (8.62%) Maven
4 5 (8.62%) JIRA
5 1 (1.72%) TestNG
5 1 (1.72%) Mockito
General
1 23 (39.66%) Finance
2 11 (18.97%) Banking
2 11 (18.97%) Investment Banking
3 7 (12.07%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 44 (75.86%) Developer
2 35 (60.34%) Java Developer
3 8 (13.79%) Architect
4 7 (12.07%) Lead Developer
4 7 (12.07%) Lead Java Developer
4 7 (12.07%) Java Architect
4 7 (12.07%) Lead Architect
5 6 (10.34%) Python Developer
6 5 (8.62%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (8.62%) Junior
6 5 (8.62%) Senior Developer
7 4 (6.90%) Senior Consultant
7 4 (6.90%) Consultant
7 4 (6.90%) Junior Consultant
7 4 (6.90%) Technical Leader
7 4 (6.90%) Drupal Developer
8 3 (5.17%) PHP Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Software Engineer
9 2 (3.45%) Web Developer
9 2 (3.45%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (60.34%) Spring
2 19 (32.76%) HTML
3 17 (29.31%) jQuery
4 15 (25.86%) CSS
5 12 (20.69%) Spring MVC
5 12 (20.69%) Hibernate
6 10 (17.24%) Grails
6 10 (17.24%) REST
6 10 (17.24%) Java EE
7 9 (15.52%) Web Services
7 9 (15.52%) JMS
8 8 (13.79%) Struts
9 7 (12.07%) .NET
10 6 (10.34%) Middleware
11 5 (8.62%) JPA
11 5 (8.62%) HTML5
11 5 (8.62%) CSS3
12 4 (6.90%) Spring Integration
12 4 (6.90%) JAX-RS
12 4 (6.90%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.07%) Mobile App
1 7 (12.07%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.34%) Open Source
3 3 (5.17%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.45%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 15 (25.86%) Linux
2 4 (6.90%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (86.21%) OO
2 34 (58.62%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (43.10%) TDD
4 20 (34.48%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (24.14%) BDD
6 12 (20.69%) E-Commerce
6 12 (20.69%) MVC
7 10 (17.24%) Dependency Injection
8 9 (15.52%) Process Improvement
8 9 (15.52%) Software Engineering
9 7 (12.07%) Content Management
9 7 (12.07%) CRM
9 7 (12.07%) Waterfall
9 7 (12.07%) Mobile Development
10 6 (10.34%) Scrum
10 6 (10.34%) Analytics
11 5 (8.62%) Configuration Management
12 4 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (6.90%) ETL
12 4 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 45 (77.59%) Java
2 24 (41.38%) SQL
3 20 (34.48%) JavaScript
4 8 (13.79%) PHP
4 8 (13.79%) Python
5 5 (8.62%) C#
5 5 (8.62%) C++
6 4 (6.90%) VB.NET
7 3 (5.17%) Perl
8 1 (1.72%) C
8 1 (1.72%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (13.79%) Degree
2 1 (1.72%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) QA
Vendors
1 22 (37.93%) Oracle
2 10 (17.24%) IBM
2 10 (17.24%) Microsoft
3 9 (15.52%) Sybase
4 1 (1.72%) Cisco