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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Analysis and Design (OOA/OOD)
Rank 157 152 140
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -12
Permanent jobs citing OOA/OOD 15 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.40% 0.23% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.28% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 14 3 11
Average salary £42,500 £55,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% +57.14%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
OOA/OOD
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3024 2521 2434
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 81.20% 81.90% 76.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1955 1642 1644
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

OOA/OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

OOA/OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

OOA/OOD
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

OOA/OOD Salary Trend in Scotland

OOA/OOD
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OOA/OOD across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

OOA/OOD Salary Histogram in Scotland

OOA/OOD
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOA/OOD within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 2 September 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
Glasgow -2 12 £42,000 -23.63%
Edinburgh - 2 £70,000 -
Stirling - 1 £46,000 -
OOA/OOD
UK

OOA/OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing OOA/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 OOA/OOD.

1 23 (69.70%) OO
2 22 (66.67%) SQL
3 21 (63.64%) Java
4 18 (54.55%) Oracle
4 18 (54.55%) UML
4 18 (54.55%) Finance
4 18 (54.55%) Waterfall
5 16 (48.48%) J2EE
6 15 (45.45%) PL/SQL
6 15 (45.45%) SOA
7 14 (42.42%) SQL Server
8 13 (39.39%) C#
8 13 (39.39%) Data Modelling
9 12 (36.36%) .NET
10 11 (33.33%) UNIX
10 11 (33.33%) Linux
10 11 (33.33%) TDD
10 11 (33.33%) Spring
10 11 (33.33%) Web Development
11 10 (30.30%) WebSphere
11 10 (30.30%) MVC
11 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
11 10 (30.30%) ASP.NET
11 10 (30.30%) HTML
12 9 (27.27%) JavaScript
12 9 (27.27%) jQuery
12 9 (27.27%) Banking
12 9 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
13 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (24.24%) V-Model

OOA/OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing OOA/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 OOA/OOD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (30.30%) WebSphere
2 8 (24.24%) WebLogic
3 7 (21.21%) IIS
3 7 (21.21%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (12.12%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
6 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
6 1 (3.03%) GlassFish
6 1 (3.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (3.03%) Adobe CQ
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) GPRS
2 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (42.42%) SQL Server
2 7 (21.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (21.21%) Oracle Database
3 6 (18.18%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.03%) MySQL
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.03%) DB2
4 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (24.24%) Eclipse
2 6 (18.18%) Subversion
3 4 (12.12%) SoapUI
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (3.03%) JUnit
4 1 (3.03%) ClearCase
General
1 18 (54.55%) Finance
2 9 (27.27%) Banking
3 3 (9.09%) Retail
3 3 (9.09%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (54.55%) Developer
2 11 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 8 (24.24%) Java Developer
3 8 (24.24%) Senior Java Developer
4 7 (21.21%) Architect
4 7 (21.21%) Senior .NET Architect
4 7 (21.21%) .NET Architect
4 7 (21.21%) Senior Architect
5 4 (12.12%) .NET Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Consultant
6 3 (9.09%) Analyst Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Technical Specialist
6 3 (9.09%) Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Analyst Programmer
6 3 (9.09%) Programmer
6 3 (9.09%) Technology Consultant
7 1 (3.03%) Development Consultant
7 1 (3.03%) WinForms Developer
7 1 (3.03%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (48.48%) J2EE
2 12 (36.36%) .NET
3 11 (33.33%) Spring
4 10 (30.30%) HTML
4 10 (30.30%) ASP.NET
5 9 (27.27%) jQuery
6 8 (24.24%) Struts
6 8 (24.24%) Web Services
6 8 (24.24%) XML
6 8 (24.24%) XSLT
7 7 (21.21%) Spring MVC
8 6 (18.18%) JMS
8 6 (18.18%) Middleware
9 5 (15.15%) Java EE
10 4 (12.12%) SOAP
11 3 (9.09%) .NET Framework
11 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (9.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 2 (6.06%) Hibernate
12 2 (6.06%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.06%) GIS
3 1 (3.03%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.03%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 11 (33.33%) UNIX
1 11 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (69.70%) OO
2 18 (54.55%) UML
2 18 (54.55%) Waterfall
3 15 (45.45%) SOA
4 13 (39.39%) Data Modelling
5 11 (33.33%) TDD
5 11 (33.33%) Web Development
6 10 (30.30%) MVC
7 9 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
8 8 (24.24%) Capacity Planning
8 8 (24.24%) V-Model
8 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (21.21%) Scrum
9 7 (21.21%) Domain-Driven Design
9 7 (21.21%) BDD
10 6 (18.18%) Project Management
10 6 (18.18%) E-business
10 6 (18.18%) Systems Analysis
10 6 (18.18%) Business Analysis
11 4 (12.12%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 22 (66.67%) SQL
2 21 (63.64%) Java
3 15 (45.45%) PL/SQL
4 13 (39.39%) C#
5 9 (27.27%) JavaScript
6 4 (12.12%) Shell Script
7 3 (9.09%) C++
8 1 (3.03%) Jython
8 1 (3.03%) Groovy
8 1 (3.03%) VB.NET
8 1 (3.03%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) MCAD
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (6.06%) MCTS
2 1 (3.03%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (3.03%) Sun Certification
2 1 (3.03%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (54.55%) Oracle
2 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
3 4 (12.12%) Green Hat
4 2 (6.06%) ESRI
5 1 (3.03%) Adobe
5 1 (3.03%) Sybase