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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 119 130 133
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +3
Permanent jobs citing OOD 43 24 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.51% 0.80% 1.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.68% 0.90% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 23 20 33
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £29,200
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £56,500 £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
2566 2668 3271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 90.07% 89.26% 84.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1498 1686 2180
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 31 May 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 31 May 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 -1 28 £52,500 -4.54% 4
Edinburgh +8 10 £47,500 +23.37% 2
Dundee - 4 £45,000 -
Midlothian - 2 £36,000 -
West Lothian -1 1 £35,000 -6.66% 1
OOD
UK

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 68 (91.89%) OO
2 44 (59.46%) Java
3 42 (56.76%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (39.19%) C#
5 27 (36.49%) Oracle
5 27 (36.49%) Degree
6 26 (35.14%) SDLC
7 25 (33.78%) Computer Science
7 25 (33.78%) Scrum
8 23 (31.08%) .NET
9 21 (28.38%) Software Engineering
10 20 (27.03%) Linux
10 20 (27.03%) SQL
11 18 (24.32%) TDD
12 17 (22.97%) XML
13 16 (21.62%) Finance
13 16 (21.62%) Spring
13 16 (21.62%) REST
14 15 (20.27%) C++
15 14 (18.92%) Windows
15 14 (18.92%) Microsoft
15 14 (18.92%) JSON
16 13 (17.57%) Relational Database
17 12 (16.22%) Mentoring
17 12 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
17 12 (16.22%) RDBMS
17 12 (16.22%) J2EE
17 12 (16.22%) UML
18 11 (14.86%) Web Services
18 11 (14.86%) PostgreSQL

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 10 (13.51%) Apache ServiceMix
2 6 (8.11%) JBoss
3 5 (6.76%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (13.51%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.05%) Google Play
2 1 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.05%) Modbus
1 3 (4.05%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.35%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.57%) Relational Database
2 12 (16.22%) RDBMS
3 11 (14.86%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (12.16%) SQL Server
5 6 (8.11%) Oracle Database
5 6 (8.11%) Oracle Database 10g
5 6 (8.11%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (5.41%) DB2
7 2 (2.70%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (10.81%) JUnit
2 4 (5.41%) Maven
3 3 (4.05%) Subversion
4 2 (2.70%) Ant
4 2 (2.70%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.70%) JBehave
4 2 (2.70%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (2.70%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (1.35%) JIRA
5 1 (1.35%) Mockito
5 1 (1.35%) Vagrant
General
1 16 (21.62%) Finance
2 7 (9.46%) Banking
3 3 (4.05%) Games
4 2 (2.70%) Avionics
4 2 (2.70%) Electronics
4 2 (2.70%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (51.35%) Developer
2 25 (33.78%) Software Engineer
3 18 (24.32%) Java Developer
4 17 (22.97%) C# Developer
5 14 (18.92%) Software Developer
6 13 (17.57%) C# Software Engineer
6 13 (17.57%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 12 (16.22%) Analyst
7 12 (16.22%) C# Software Developer
8 7 (9.46%) Senior Developer
9 6 (8.11%) Designer
9 6 (8.11%) Risk Analyst
9 6 (8.11%) Senior Java Developer
9 6 (8.11%) Software Analyst
9 6 (8.11%) Solutions Designer
9 6 (8.11%) Technical Analyst
10 5 (6.76%) Applications Developer
10 5 (6.76%) C++ Software Engineer
11 4 (5.41%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 4 (5.41%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (31.08%) .NET
2 17 (22.97%) XML
3 16 (21.62%) REST
3 16 (21.62%) Spring
4 14 (18.92%) JSON
5 12 (16.22%) J2EE
6 11 (14.86%) Web Services
7 10 (13.51%) Apache Camel
8 7 (9.46%) JMS
8 7 (9.46%) SOAP
9 4 (5.41%) .NET Framework
9 4 (5.41%) Entity Framework
9 4 (5.41%) Middleware
9 4 (5.41%) RESTful
10 3 (4.05%) DirectX
10 3 (4.05%) Hibernate
10 3 (4.05%) J2SE
10 3 (4.05%) OpenGL
11 2 (2.70%) CSS
11 2 (2.70%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (33.78%) Computer Science
2 12 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (8.11%) Derivative
3 6 (8.11%) Mathematics
4 3 (4.05%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.70%) Equity Derivative
5 2 (2.70%) Physics
6 1 (1.35%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.35%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 20 (27.03%) Linux
2 14 (18.92%) Windows
3 5 (6.76%) Android
3 5 (6.76%) Unix
4 3 (4.05%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (91.89%) OO
2 42 (56.76%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (35.14%) SDLC
4 25 (33.78%) Scrum
5 21 (28.38%) Software Engineering
6 18 (24.32%) TDD
7 12 (16.22%) Mentoring
7 12 (16.22%) UML
8 10 (13.51%) Defect Management
9 9 (12.16%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (9.46%) MVC
11 6 (8.11%) Change Control
11 6 (8.11%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (8.11%) Data Analysis
11 6 (8.11%) Line Management
11 6 (8.11%) OOP
11 6 (8.11%) Requirements Management
11 6 (8.11%) Risk Management
11 6 (8.11%) Use Case
11 6 (8.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 44 (59.46%) Java
2 29 (39.19%) C#
3 20 (27.03%) SQL
4 15 (20.27%) C++
5 5 (6.76%) JavaScript
5 5 (6.76%) Perl
6 3 (4.05%) C
6 3 (4.05%) Delphi
7 2 (2.70%) Python
7 2 (2.70%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 27 (36.49%) Degree
2 1 (1.35%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.81%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.35%) Docker
Vendors
1 27 (36.49%) Oracle
2 14 (18.92%) Microsoft
3 10 (13.51%) Cegedim Rx
3 10 (13.51%) DevExpress
3 10 (13.51%) Red Hat
4 4 (5.41%) Caplin
4 4 (5.41%) IBM
4 4 (5.41%) Sybase
5 3 (4.05%) Cognizant
6 2 (2.70%) Terracotta
6 2 (2.70%) Xamarin
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