The table below looks at the statistics for OOD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 115 106 103
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -3
Permanent jobs citing OOD 41 54 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.47% 1.67% 2.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.64% 1.85% 2.43%
Number of salaries quoted 18 37 56
Median salary £41,500 £38,000 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.21% -6.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,000 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
2497 2915 3206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 89.79% 90.36% 86.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1485 1848 2085
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing OOD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 August 2016.

OOD Salary Histogram in Scotland

OOD
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOD within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +20 29 £55,000 +2.32% 3
Edinburgh +2 6 £41,500 +3.75% 1
West Lothian - 4 £37,500 -
Dundee +11 1 £45,000 +12.50%
Fife -5 1 - -
OOD
UK

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, IT jobs citing OOD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for OOD.

1 76 (95.00%) OO
2 51 (63.75%) Java
3 43 (53.75%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (43.75%) SQL
5 33 (41.25%) SDLC
6 29 (36.25%) Relational Database
7 27 (33.75%) Spring
8 25 (31.25%) Software Engineering
9 24 (30.00%) Finance
9 24 (30.00%) Degree
10 22 (27.50%) Oracle
11 21 (26.25%) Scrum
12 20 (25.00%) C#
13 19 (23.75%) Analytical Skills
14 18 (22.50%) Linux
14 18 (22.50%) TDD
15 17 (21.25%) RDBMS
15 17 (21.25%) JMS
16 16 (20.00%) Tomcat
16 16 (20.00%) C++
16 16 (20.00%) JavaScript
16 16 (20.00%) Sybase
17 15 (18.75%) JUnit
18 14 (17.50%) Unix
19 13 (16.25%) .NET
19 13 (16.25%) Computer Science
20 12 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
20 12 (15.00%) Mentoring
20 12 (15.00%) DB2
21 11 (13.75%) Microsoft

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 8 (10.00%) Apache Qpid
3 7 (8.75%) JBoss
4 5 (6.25%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.50%) IIS
5 2 (2.50%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.25%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.25%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.25%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 6 (7.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.00%) Ethernet
2 2 (2.50%) Internet
3 1 (1.25%) Modbus
3 1 (1.25%) RS-232
3 1 (1.25%) SNMP
3 1 (1.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (36.25%) Relational Database
2 17 (21.25%) RDBMS
3 12 (15.00%) DB2
4 10 (12.50%) SQL Server
5 7 (8.75%) Oracle Database
5 7 (8.75%) Oracle Database 10g
5 7 (8.75%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (2.50%) Big Data
7 1 (1.25%) MariaDB
7 1 (1.25%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.25%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (18.75%) JUnit
2 5 (6.25%) Maven
3 4 (5.00%) Subversion
4 3 (3.75%) Cucumber
4 3 (3.75%) Git (software)
4 3 (3.75%) JBehave
4 3 (3.75%) Rational DOORS
4 3 (3.75%) Rational Rhapsody
4 3 (3.75%) Selenium
5 2 (2.50%) Ant
6 1 (1.25%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.25%) JIRA
6 1 (1.25%) JMeter
6 1 (1.25%) Mockito
6 1 (1.25%) Vagrant
General
1 24 (30.00%) Finance
2 10 (12.50%) Banking
3 5 (6.25%) Investment Banking
4 3 (3.75%) Avionics
4 3 (3.75%) Electronics
5 2 (2.50%) Retail
6 1 (1.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 44 (55.00%) Developer
2 23 (28.75%) Java Developer
3 18 (22.50%) Software Engineer
4 11 (13.75%) Senior Developer
5 10 (12.50%) Analyst
6 8 (10.00%) Python Developer
7 7 (8.75%) C# Software Engineer
7 7 (8.75%) C++ Software Engineer
7 7 (8.75%) Designer
7 7 (8.75%) Senior Java Developer
7 7 (8.75%) Solutions Designer
8 6 (7.50%) Applications Developer
8 6 (7.50%) Risk Analyst
8 6 (7.50%) Technical Analyst
9 5 (6.25%) Delphi Software Engineer
9 5 (6.25%) Lead Developer
10 4 (5.00%) Embedded Engineer
10 4 (5.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 4 (5.00%) Senior Designer
10 4 (5.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (33.75%) Spring
2 17 (21.25%) JMS
3 13 (16.25%) .NET
4 9 (11.25%) CSS
4 9 (11.25%) jQuery
5 8 (10.00%) Apache Flex
5 8 (10.00%) Middleware
6 7 (8.75%) J2EE
6 7 (8.75%) J2SE
7 6 (7.50%) Hibernate
7 6 (7.50%) HTML
7 6 (7.50%) JSP
7 6 (7.50%) XML
8 5 (6.25%) RESTful
8 5 (6.25%) SOAP
9 4 (5.00%) .NET Framework
9 4 (5.00%) Entity Framework
9 4 (5.00%) Java EE
9 4 (5.00%) JSON
9 4 (5.00%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 19 (23.75%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (16.25%) Computer Science
3 8 (10.00%) Fixed Income
4 7 (8.75%) Data Structures
4 7 (8.75%) Derivative
5 6 (7.50%) Visualisation
6 4 (5.00%) Equity Derivative
6 4 (5.00%) Mathematics
7 3 (3.75%) Physics
8 2 (2.50%) Algorithms
8 2 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (2.50%) User Experience
9 1 (1.25%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (1.25%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (22.50%) Linux
2 14 (17.50%) Unix
3 10 (12.50%) Windows
4 1 (1.25%) Android
4 1 (1.25%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (95.00%) OO
2 43 (53.75%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (41.25%) SDLC
4 25 (31.25%) Software Engineering
5 21 (26.25%) Scrum
6 18 (22.50%) TDD
7 12 (15.00%) Mentoring
7 12 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 11 (13.75%) Continuous Improvement
9 10 (12.50%) Analytics
9 10 (12.50%) MVC
9 10 (12.50%) UML
10 8 (10.00%) Line Management
10 8 (10.00%) Multithreading
10 8 (10.00%) SOA
11 7 (8.75%) Use Case
11 7 (8.75%) Waterfall
12 6 (7.50%) Change Control
12 6 (7.50%) Data Visualisation
12 6 (7.50%) Numerical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 51 (63.75%) Java
2 35 (43.75%) SQL
3 20 (25.00%) C#
4 16 (20.00%) C++
4 16 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 9 (11.25%) Delphi
5 9 (11.25%) Python
6 7 (8.75%) Perl
7 3 (3.75%) C
7 3 (3.75%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.25%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.25%) Ruby
8 1 (1.25%) Scala
Qualifications
1 24 (30.00%) Degree
2 2 (2.50%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.25%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.00%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (3.75%) Firmware
3 1 (1.25%) Docker
Vendors
1 22 (27.50%) Oracle
2 16 (20.00%) Sybase
3 11 (13.75%) Microsoft
4 8 (10.00%) IBM
5 4 (5.00%) Cognizant
6 3 (3.75%) Terracotta
7 2 (2.50%) Xamarin
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