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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 95 93 108
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +15
Permanent jobs citing OOD 76 61 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.04% 1.97% 1.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.53% 2.44% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 57 32 41
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
3000 2495 2402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 80.36% 80.67% 75.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1957 1626 1616
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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 -12 49 £35,000 -12.50% 6
Edinburgh -6 19 £45,000 +18.42% 7
Aberdeen +15 5 £43,500 +20.83%
North Lanarkshire - 1 £45,000 -
OOD
UK

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 115 (92.00%) OO
2 74 (59.20%) Java
3 46 (36.80%) C#
4 43 (34.40%) SQL
5 40 (32.00%) C++
6 38 (30.40%) JavaScript
7 36 (28.80%) Software Engineering
8 34 (27.20%) .NET
9 29 (23.20%) Degree
10 28 (22.40%) Microsoft
11 27 (21.60%) HTML
12 26 (20.80%) CSS
12 26 (20.80%) Finance
13 25 (20.00%) SQL Server
14 24 (19.20%) Linux
14 24 (19.20%) Agile Software Development
14 24 (19.20%) Computer Science
15 22 (17.60%) jQuery
16 21 (16.80%) TDD
17 20 (16.00%) Games
18 19 (15.20%) Spring
18 19 (15.20%) Relational Database
19 18 (14.40%) MS Excel
19 18 (14.40%) Mathematics
19 18 (14.40%) Physics
20 17 (13.60%) Oracle
20 17 (13.60%) ASP.NET
21 16 (12.80%) Web Services
21 16 (12.80%) UNIX
21 16 (12.80%) PhD

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 8 (6.40%) Drupal
2 5 (4.00%) Tomcat
2 5 (4.00%) WebSphere
3 4 (3.20%) TIBCO EMS
3 4 (3.20%) IIS
3 4 (3.20%) Apache
3 4 (3.20%) Mule
4 3 (2.40%) OpenStack
4 3 (2.40%) Alfresco
4 3 (2.40%) Joomla!
4 3 (2.40%) SugarCRM
5 2 (1.60%) CMS
5 2 (1.60%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.60%) GlassFish
5 2 (1.60%) Adobe CQ
5 2 (1.60%) Apache Qpid
5 2 (1.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 18 (14.40%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.40%) MS Office
3 3 (2.40%) Photoshop
4 2 (1.60%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 5 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.40%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.80%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.60%) HTTP
2 1 (0.80%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (15.20%) Relational Database
3 11 (8.80%) RDBMS
3 11 (8.80%) MySQL
4 9 (7.20%) NoSQL
5 8 (6.40%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (6.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (4.80%) Oracle Database
7 5 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (3.20%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (3.20%) MongoDB
8 4 (3.20%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (2.40%) Pentaho
9 3 (2.40%) Hadoop
9 3 (2.40%) Big Data
10 2 (1.60%) Sybase ASE
10 2 (1.60%) DB2
11 1 (0.80%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (0.80%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 9 (7.20%) Visual Studio
2 7 (5.60%) JUnit
3 6 (4.80%) Git (software)
4 5 (4.00%) Selenium
4 5 (4.00%) Subversion
5 4 (3.20%) Maven
5 4 (3.20%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (2.40%) Talend Open Studio
6 3 (2.40%) Jasmine
6 3 (2.40%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.60%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (1.60%) ClearCase
7 2 (1.60%) Dreamweaver
8 1 (0.80%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.80%) NCrunch
General
1 26 (20.80%) Finance
2 20 (16.00%) Games
3 6 (4.80%) Front Office
4 5 (4.00%) Military
4 5 (4.00%) Banking
5 3 (2.40%) Legal
5 3 (2.40%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.40%) Advertising
6 2 (1.60%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.60%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 97 (77.60%) Developer
2 41 (32.80%) Java Developer
3 32 (25.60%) Software Developer
4 31 (24.80%) Senior Developer
5 22 (17.60%) Senior Java Developer
6 19 (15.20%) Senior Software Developer
7 16 (12.80%) C++ Software Developer
7 16 (12.80%) C++ Developer
7 16 (12.80%) Senior C++ Developer
7 16 (12.80%) Java Software Developer
7 16 (12.80%) Senior Java Software Developer
7 16 (12.80%) C++/Java Developer
8 12 (9.60%) Software Engineer
9 10 (8.00%) .NET Developer
9 10 (8.00%) Analyst
10 8 (6.40%) Programmer
11 6 (4.80%) Analyst Programmer
11 6 (4.80%) Web Developer
12 5 (4.00%) Systems Analyst
12 5 (4.00%) Systems Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (27.20%) .NET
2 27 (21.60%) HTML
3 26 (20.80%) CSS
4 22 (17.60%) jQuery
5 19 (15.20%) Spring
6 17 (13.60%) ASP.NET
7 16 (12.80%) Web Services
8 13 (10.40%) J2EE
8 13 (10.40%) Hibernate
8 13 (10.40%) .NET Framework
9 11 (8.80%) WCF
9 11 (8.80%) JMS
10 9 (7.20%) XML
10 9 (7.20%) HTML5
11 8 (6.40%) Middleware
12 6 (4.80%) KnockoutJS
13 5 (4.00%) AngularJS
13 5 (4.00%) Swing
14 4 (3.20%) WebSphere MQ
14 4 (3.20%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 24 (19.20%) Computer Science
2 18 (14.40%) Mathematics
2 18 (14.40%) Physics
3 6 (4.80%) Visualisation
4 5 (4.00%) Open Source
4 5 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (4.00%) Equities
5 3 (2.40%) EPoS
5 3 (2.40%) GIS
5 3 (2.40%) 3D Graphics
5 3 (2.40%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.60%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (0.80%) Streaming Video
7 1 (0.80%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.80%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.80%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 24 (19.20%) Linux
2 16 (12.80%) UNIX
3 10 (8.00%) Windows
4 8 (6.40%) Android
5 6 (4.80%) Apple iOS
6 4 (3.20%) Solaris
7 3 (2.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (92.00%) OO
2 36 (28.80%) Software Engineering
3 24 (19.20%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (16.80%) TDD
5 16 (12.80%) Game Development
6 13 (10.40%) MVC
7 12 (9.60%) Scrum
7 12 (9.60%) OOP
8 9 (7.20%) CRM
9 8 (6.40%) E-Commerce
10 7 (5.60%) Web Development
10 7 (5.60%) Android Development
11 6 (4.80%) Performance Tuning
11 6 (4.80%) Technical Analysis
11 6 (4.80%) Unit Testing
11 6 (4.80%) Document Management
11 6 (4.80%) Information Security
11 6 (4.80%) SOA
11 6 (4.80%) Workflow
11 6 (4.80%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 74 (59.20%) Java
2 46 (36.80%) C#
3 43 (34.40%) SQL
4 40 (32.00%) C++
5 38 (30.40%) JavaScript
6 11 (8.80%) T-SQL
6 11 (8.80%) Python
6 11 (8.80%) PHP
7 9 (7.20%) VB.NET
8 6 (4.80%) Perl
9 4 (3.20%) Shell Script
10 3 (2.40%) PL/SQL
10 3 (2.40%) Ruby
11 2 (1.60%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.60%) Jython
11 2 (1.60%) Groovy
12 1 (0.80%) Scala
12 1 (0.80%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.80%) C
12 1 (0.80%) Korn
Qualifications
1 29 (23.20%) Degree
2 16 (12.80%) PhD
3 2 (1.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.60%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (3.20%) MOM
2 3 (2.40%) Puppet
2 3 (2.40%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 28 (22.40%) Microsoft
2 17 (13.60%) Oracle
3 10 (8.00%) JBoss
4 9 (7.20%) Sybase
5 4 (3.20%) TIBCO
6 3 (2.40%) IBM
6 3 (2.40%) Talend
6 3 (2.40%) Jaspersoft
7 2 (1.60%) Adobe
8 1 (0.80%) Yahoo!
8 1 (0.80%) Zend
8 1 (0.80%) Wall Street Systems
8 1 (0.80%) Twitter
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