The table below looks at the statistics for OOD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Highlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 8 - 8
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OOD 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Highlands 4.35% - 8.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.76% - 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £45,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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 Highlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Highlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
21 35 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Highlands 91.30% 62.50% 95.83%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 7
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,414 £35,000 £11,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in the Highlands

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

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in the Highlands

OOD
Salary Trend in the Highlands

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

OOD Salary Trend in the Highlands

OOD
Job Locations in the Highlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOD within the Highlands region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Inverness - 1 £45,000 -
OOD
Scotland

OOD
Top 11 Related IT Skills in the Highlands

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Highlands 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 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) RUP
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in the Highlands by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Highlands 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 1 (100.00%) JBoss
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) RUP
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared