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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 127 109 115
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +6
Permanent jobs citing OOD 34 54 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.15% 1.74% 1.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.28% 2.00% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 23 24 28
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £31,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
2654 2701 2821
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 89.48% 86.93% 84.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1702 1714 1846
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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 -42 15 £53,750 +34.37% 3
Dundee -1 14 £40,000 +6.66%
Fife - 4 - - 1
Midlothian - 1 £36,000 -
OOD
UK

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 64 (90.14%) OO
2 48 (67.61%) Java
3 38 (53.52%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (50.70%) C#
5 32 (45.07%) Degree
6 27 (38.03%) .NET
7 25 (35.21%) Software Engineering
8 24 (33.80%) Linux
9 23 (32.39%) SDLC
10 22 (30.99%) Scrum
11 21 (29.58%) Spring
12 20 (28.17%) Oracle
13 18 (25.35%) Windows
14 17 (23.94%) SQL
14 17 (23.94%) C++
15 16 (22.54%) Finance
15 16 (22.54%) TDD
16 15 (21.13%) Computer Science
17 14 (19.72%) Relational Database
18 13 (18.31%) Android
18 13 (18.31%) XML
18 13 (18.31%) Microsoft
19 12 (16.90%) JMS
19 12 (16.90%) UML
19 12 (16.90%) Hibernate
19 12 (16.90%) Mentoring
20 11 (15.49%) REST
20 11 (15.49%) Unix
20 11 (15.49%) Web Services
20 11 (15.49%) J2EE

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 (14.08%) Apache ServiceMix
2 5 (7.04%) WebLogic
3 3 (4.23%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.41%) Apache
4 1 (1.41%) CMS
4 1 (1.41%) JBoss
4 1 (1.41%) nginx
4 1 (1.41%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.41%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (14.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.82%) ION MarketView
1 2 (2.82%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.41%) Ethernet
1 1 (1.41%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (19.72%) Relational Database
2 11 (15.49%) RDBMS
3 10 (14.08%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (14.08%) SQL Server
4 7 (9.86%) Oracle Database
4 7 (9.86%) Oracle Database 10g
4 7 (9.86%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (7.04%) DB2
6 3 (4.23%) Hadoop
6 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.41%) MySQL
7 1 (1.41%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (5.63%) JUnit
1 4 (5.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (4.23%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.82%) Cucumber
3 2 (2.82%) Maven
3 2 (2.82%) Selenium
General
1 16 (22.54%) Finance
2 4 (5.63%) Electronics
2 4 (5.63%) Front Office
3 3 (4.23%) Banking
3 3 (4.23%) Games
Job Titles
1 41 (57.75%) Developer
2 21 (29.58%) Software Engineer
3 17 (23.94%) Java Developer
4 15 (21.13%) C# Developer
5 12 (16.90%) Software Developer
6 11 (15.49%) C# Software Engineer
6 11 (15.49%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 10 (14.08%) C# Software Developer
8 9 (12.68%) Junior
9 7 (9.86%) Designer
9 7 (9.86%) Solutions Designer
10 6 (8.45%) Consultant
11 5 (7.04%) Junior Software Engineer
11 5 (7.04%) Senior Consultant
12 4 (5.63%) Applications Developer
12 4 (5.63%) Architect
12 4 (5.63%) Senior Technical Architect
12 4 (5.63%) Senior Technical Consultant
12 4 (5.63%) Technical Architect
12 4 (5.63%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (38.03%) .NET
2 21 (29.58%) Spring
3 13 (18.31%) XML
4 12 (16.90%) Hibernate
4 12 (16.90%) JMS
5 11 (15.49%) J2EE
5 11 (15.49%) REST
5 11 (15.49%) Web Services
6 10 (14.08%) Apache Camel
6 10 (14.08%) JSON
7 8 (11.27%) CSS
7 8 (11.27%) jQuery
8 7 (9.86%) HTML
9 6 (8.45%) Middleware
10 5 (7.04%) ASP.NET
10 5 (7.04%) HTML5
11 4 (5.63%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (5.63%) J2SE
11 4 (5.63%) JSP
12 3 (4.23%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 15 (21.13%) Computer Science
2 6 (8.45%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.04%) User Experience
4 4 (5.63%) Equity Derivative
4 4 (5.63%) Mathematics
5 3 (4.23%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.82%) Grid Computing
7 1 (1.41%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.41%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.41%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 24 (33.80%) Linux
2 18 (25.35%) Windows
3 13 (18.31%) Android
4 11 (15.49%) Unix
5 4 (5.63%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.41%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (90.14%) OO
2 38 (53.52%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (35.21%) Software Engineering
4 23 (32.39%) SDLC
5 22 (30.99%) Scrum
6 16 (22.54%) TDD
7 12 (16.90%) Mentoring
7 12 (16.90%) UML
8 10 (14.08%) Defect Management
9 8 (11.27%) OOP
10 7 (9.86%) Performance Tuning
10 7 (9.86%) Waterfall
11 6 (8.45%) SOA
11 6 (8.45%) Use Case
12 5 (7.04%) MVC
12 5 (7.04%) OOA/OOD
13 4 (5.63%) Continuous Improvement
13 4 (5.63%) Data Modelling
13 4 (5.63%) Database Tuning
13 4 (5.63%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 48 (67.61%) Java
2 36 (50.70%) C#
3 17 (23.94%) C++
3 17 (23.94%) SQL
4 10 (14.08%) JavaScript
5 9 (12.68%) C
6 3 (4.23%) PL/SQL
6 3 (4.23%) Python
6 3 (4.23%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.41%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.41%) Delphi
7 1 (1.41%) Korn
7 1 (1.41%) Perl
7 1 (1.41%) PHP
7 1 (1.41%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 32 (45.07%) Degree
2 1 (1.41%) MCSD
2 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.41%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (28.17%) Oracle
2 13 (18.31%) Microsoft
3 10 (14.08%) Cegedim Rx
3 10 (14.08%) DevExpress
3 10 (14.08%) Red Hat
4 4 (5.63%) Caplin
4 4 (5.63%) IBM
4 4 (5.63%) Sybase
5 2 (2.82%) Informatica
5 2 (2.82%) ION Trading
5 2 (2.82%) StreamBase
6 1 (1.41%) Cognizant
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