The table below looks at the statistics for 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 OOD over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 101 110 109
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -1
Permanent jobs citing OOD 74 47 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.05% 1.53% 1.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.49% 1.87% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 48 18 42
Average salary £40,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,600 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £41,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
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
2973 2507 2484
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 82.17% 81.66% 76.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1908 1625 1647
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

OOD
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

OOD Salary Trend in Scotland

OOD
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OOD across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

OOD Salary Histogram in Scotland

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 OOD within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 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
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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 -1 52 £35,000 -12.50%
Edinburgh +2 18 £45,000 +31.38% 3
Aberdeen +14 2 £41,750 +15.97%
North Lanarkshire - 1 £45,000 -
Highlands - 1 £45,000 -
OOD
UK

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

1 123 (95.35%) OO
2 76 (58.91%) Java
3 67 (51.94%) Agile Software Development
4 55 (42.64%) SQL
5 45 (34.88%) C#
6 41 (31.78%) .NET
7 40 (31.01%) JavaScript
8 39 (30.23%) Microsoft
9 37 (28.68%) Relational Database
10 35 (27.13%) Software Engineering
11 32 (24.81%) C++
11 32 (24.81%) HTML
11 32 (24.81%) CSS
12 31 (24.03%) Finance
13 27 (20.93%) TDD
14 26 (20.16%) jQuery
15 25 (19.38%) Degree
15 25 (19.38%) SQL Server
16 24 (18.60%) Linux
17 23 (17.83%) Spring
18 21 (16.28%) MS Excel
18 21 (16.28%) ASP.NET
19 20 (15.50%) Computer Science
20 19 (14.73%) Web Services
20 19 (14.73%) Oracle
21 17 (13.18%) Games
21 17 (13.18%) .NET Framework
21 17 (13.18%) HTML5
22 15 (11.63%) Scrum
22 15 (11.63%) JMS

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 10 (7.75%) Tomcat
2 6 (4.65%) Drupal
3 4 (3.10%) Apache
3 4 (3.10%) IIS
4 3 (2.33%) Joomla!
5 2 (1.55%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.55%) CMS
5 2 (1.55%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.55%) TIBCO EMS
5 2 (1.55%) Apache Qpid
5 2 (1.55%) GlassFish
5 2 (1.55%) Mule
5 2 (1.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (1.55%) Adobe CQ
6 1 (0.78%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.78%) Alfresco
6 1 (0.78%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 21 (16.28%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.20%) MS Office
3 3 (2.33%) Photoshop
4 2 (1.55%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 7 (5.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.55%) HTTP
2 1 (0.78%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (28.68%) Relational Database
2 25 (19.38%) SQL Server
3 15 (11.63%) RDBMS
4 10 (7.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (6.20%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (5.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (5.43%) MySQL
7 5 (3.88%) NoSQL
7 5 (3.88%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (3.10%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (2.33%) Oracle Database
10 2 (1.55%) DB2
10 2 (1.55%) Sybase ASE
10 2 (1.55%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.78%) Big Data
11 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.78%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.78%) Pentaho
11 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 11 (8.53%) Visual Studio
2 10 (7.75%) JUnit
3 9 (6.98%) Subversion
4 7 (5.43%) Git (software)
5 4 (3.10%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (2.33%) Selenium
6 3 (2.33%) JIRA
7 2 (1.55%) ClearCase
7 2 (1.55%) Dreamweaver
7 2 (1.55%) Maven
7 2 (1.55%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.78%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.78%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.78%) NCrunch
8 1 (0.78%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (0.78%) Mercurial
General
1 31 (24.03%) Finance
2 17 (13.18%) Games
3 9 (6.98%) Front Office
4 6 (4.65%) Banking
5 5 (3.88%) Military
6 3 (2.33%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.78%) Legal
7 1 (0.78%) Advertising
7 1 (0.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 100 (77.52%) Developer
2 43 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 37 (28.68%) Senior Developer
4 27 (20.93%) Software Developer
5 24 (18.60%) Senior Java Developer
6 16 (12.40%) Senior Software Developer
7 14 (10.85%) Java Software Developer
8 13 (10.08%) Senior Java Software Developer
8 13 (10.08%) Senior C++ Developer
8 13 (10.08%) C++/Java Developer
8 13 (10.08%) C++ Developer
8 13 (10.08%) C++ Software Developer
8 13 (10.08%) Software Engineer
9 9 (6.98%) .NET Developer
10 8 (6.20%) Analyst
10 8 (6.20%) Programmer
10 8 (6.20%) Python Developer
11 6 (4.65%) Analyst Programmer
11 6 (4.65%) Web Developer
12 5 (3.88%) Systems Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (31.78%) .NET
2 32 (24.81%) HTML
2 32 (24.81%) CSS
3 26 (20.16%) jQuery
4 23 (17.83%) Spring
5 21 (16.28%) ASP.NET
6 19 (14.73%) Web Services
7 17 (13.18%) .NET Framework
7 17 (13.18%) HTML5
8 15 (11.63%) JMS
9 12 (9.30%) Hibernate
9 12 (9.30%) WCF
10 9 (6.98%) Middleware
10 9 (6.98%) J2EE
10 9 (6.98%) XML
11 8 (6.20%) REST
11 8 (6.20%) Spring Integration
11 8 (6.20%) JAX-RS
12 6 (4.65%) CSS3
13 5 (3.88%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 20 (15.50%) Computer Science
2 13 (10.08%) Mathematics
2 13 (10.08%) Physics
2 13 (10.08%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.88%) User Experience
4 3 (2.33%) Visualisation
4 3 (2.33%) Open Source
4 3 (2.33%) Equities
4 3 (2.33%) EPoS
5 2 (1.55%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (0.78%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.78%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.78%) Grid Computing
6 1 (0.78%) E-Learning
6 1 (0.78%) VLE
6 1 (0.78%) Streaming Video
6 1 (0.78%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 24 (18.60%) Linux
2 11 (8.53%) UNIX
3 8 (6.20%) Windows
3 8 (6.20%) Android
4 6 (4.65%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.55%) Solaris
6 1 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (95.35%) OO
2 67 (51.94%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (27.13%) Software Engineering
4 27 (20.93%) TDD
5 15 (11.63%) Scrum
6 13 (10.08%) Game Development
7 11 (8.53%) CRM
8 10 (7.75%) OOP
8 10 (7.75%) MVC
9 9 (6.98%) Configuration Management
10 8 (6.20%) E-Commerce
10 8 (6.20%) Dependency Injection
10 8 (6.20%) Analytics
11 7 (5.43%) Android Development
11 7 (5.43%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (5.43%) Automated Testing
12 6 (4.65%) Workflow
12 6 (4.65%) Information Security
12 6 (4.65%) Document Management
12 6 (4.65%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 76 (58.91%) Java
2 55 (42.64%) SQL
3 45 (34.88%) C#
4 40 (31.01%) JavaScript
5 32 (24.81%) C++
6 13 (10.08%) Python
6 13 (10.08%) T-SQL
7 10 (7.75%) VB.NET
8 9 (6.98%) PHP
9 4 (3.10%) Perl
10 3 (2.33%) XPath
10 3 (2.33%) XQuery
11 2 (1.55%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.55%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.55%) Jython
11 2 (1.55%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.55%) Groovy
12 1 (0.78%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.78%) Korn
12 1 (0.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 25 (19.38%) Degree
2 13 (10.08%) PhD
3 2 (1.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.78%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.55%) MOM
2 1 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.78%) Puppet
Vendors
1 39 (30.23%) Microsoft
2 19 (14.73%) Oracle
3 12 (9.30%) Sybase
4 8 (6.20%) IBM
5 4 (3.10%) JBoss
6 2 (1.55%) Adobe
6 2 (1.55%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.78%) Talend
7 1 (0.78%) Twitter
7 1 (0.78%) Jaspersoft
7 1 (0.78%) Wall Street Systems
7 1 (0.78%) Zend
7 1 (0.78%) Yahoo!
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