The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 95 84 99
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +15
Permanent jobs citing OOD 75 80 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.02% 2.45% 1.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.50% 3.05% 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 60 47 44
Average salary £41,500 £38,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.09% +10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2995 2622 2413
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 80.73% 80.40% 75.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2007 1718 1637
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
OOD
UK

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 28 July 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 28 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -14 48 £38,000 -15.55% 5
Edinburgh -20 18 £55,000 +64.17% 3
Aberdeen +18 6 £42,500 +18.05% 1
North Lanarkshire - 1 £45,000 -
OOD
UK

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 113 (90.40%) OO
2 74 (59.20%) Java
3 52 (41.60%) C#
4 44 (35.20%) C++
5 43 (34.40%) SQL
6 41 (32.80%) JavaScript
7 40 (32.00%) Software Engineering
8 36 (28.80%) .NET
9 33 (26.40%) Degree
10 30 (24.00%) HTML
11 29 (23.20%) Microsoft
12 28 (22.40%) Computer Science
13 27 (21.60%) CSS
14 26 (20.80%) SQL Server
15 24 (19.20%) Linux
15 24 (19.20%) Finance
16 23 (18.40%) Games
17 22 (17.60%) Mathematics
17 22 (17.60%) Spring
18 21 (16.80%) Physics
18 21 (16.80%) jQuery
18 21 (16.80%) ASP.NET
18 21 (16.80%) Relational Database
19 20 (16.00%) UNIX
19 20 (16.00%) Oracle
19 20 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
20 18 (14.40%) Game Development
20 18 (14.40%) JBoss
20 18 (14.40%) PhD
21 17 (13.60%) .NET Framework

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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%) WebSphere
2 7 (5.60%) TIBCO EMS
2 7 (5.60%) Mule
2 7 (5.60%) IIS
3 5 (4.00%) Drupal
4 4 (3.20%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.40%) SugarCRM
5 3 (2.40%) OpenStack
5 3 (2.40%) Alfresco
5 3 (2.40%) Apache
6 2 (1.60%) Adobe CQ
6 2 (1.60%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.60%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.60%) GlassFish
6 2 (1.60%) Apache Qpid
6 2 (1.60%) GemFire
6 2 (1.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (1.60%) Joomla!
Applications
1 15 (12.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.40%) MS Office
3 3 (2.40%) Photoshop
4 2 (1.60%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 3 (2.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.60%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.80%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.80%) HTTP
1 1 (0.80%) SNMP
1 1 (0.80%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (20.80%) SQL Server
2 21 (16.80%) Relational Database
3 13 (10.40%) MySQL
4 11 (8.80%) RDBMS
5 7 (5.60%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (5.60%) NoSQL
5 7 (5.60%) Oracle Database
6 6 (4.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (3.20%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (3.20%) DB2
9 3 (2.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (2.40%) Big Data
9 3 (2.40%) Hadoop
9 3 (2.40%) MongoDB
9 3 (2.40%) Pentaho
10 2 (1.60%) Sybase ASE
11 1 (0.80%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.80%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (0.80%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (4.80%) Visual Studio
1 6 (4.80%) JUnit
1 6 (4.80%) Git (software)
1 6 (4.80%) Subversion
2 4 (3.20%) Selenium
3 3 (2.40%) Maven
3 3 (2.40%) Jasmine
3 3 (2.40%) Talend Open Studio
3 3 (2.40%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.40%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.60%) Dreamweaver
4 2 (1.60%) ClearCase
4 2 (1.60%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.80%) JIRA
5 1 (0.80%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.80%) NCrunch
General
1 24 (19.20%) Finance
2 23 (18.40%) Games
3 8 (6.40%) Banking
4 6 (4.80%) Investment Banking
5 5 (4.00%) Military
6 3 (2.40%) Legal
6 3 (2.40%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.40%) Advertising
6 3 (2.40%) Front Office
7 2 (1.60%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 97 (77.60%) Developer
2 40 (32.00%) Java Developer
3 35 (28.00%) Software Developer
4 28 (22.40%) Senior Developer
5 21 (16.80%) Senior Software Developer
5 21 (16.80%) Senior Java Developer
6 18 (14.40%) Senior C++ Developer
6 18 (14.40%) Java Software Developer
6 18 (14.40%) C++/Java Developer
6 18 (14.40%) Senior Java Software Developer
6 18 (14.40%) C++ Software Developer
6 18 (14.40%) C++ Developer
7 15 (12.00%) .NET Developer
8 13 (10.40%) Software Engineer
9 9 (7.20%) Programmer
9 9 (7.20%) Analyst
10 7 (5.60%) Web Developer
11 6 (4.80%) Analyst Programmer
12 5 (4.00%) Systems Programmer
12 5 (4.00%) Systems Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (28.80%) .NET
2 30 (24.00%) HTML
3 27 (21.60%) CSS
4 22 (17.60%) Spring
5 21 (16.80%) jQuery
5 21 (16.80%) ASP.NET
6 17 (13.60%) .NET Framework
7 15 (12.00%) Hibernate
7 15 (12.00%) J2EE
8 13 (10.40%) JMS
8 13 (10.40%) Web Services
8 13 (10.40%) XML
9 11 (8.80%) WCF
9 11 (8.80%) HTML5
10 6 (4.80%) Middleware
10 6 (4.80%) Swing
10 6 (4.80%) WebSphere MQ
10 6 (4.80%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (4.00%) KnockoutJS
11 5 (4.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 28 (22.40%) Computer Science
2 22 (17.60%) Mathematics
3 21 (16.80%) Physics
4 9 (7.20%) Open Source
5 7 (5.60%) Equities
5 7 (5.60%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (4.80%) Visualisation
7 3 (2.40%) Equity Derivative
7 3 (2.40%) Data Integration
7 3 (2.40%) EPoS
7 3 (2.40%) 3D Graphics
7 3 (2.40%) GIS
8 2 (1.60%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.80%) E-Learning
9 1 (0.80%) VLE
9 1 (0.80%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.80%) Streaming Video
9 1 (0.80%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 24 (19.20%) Linux
2 20 (16.00%) UNIX
3 12 (9.60%) Windows
4 9 (7.20%) Android
5 7 (5.60%) Apple iOS
5 7 (5.60%) Solaris
6 3 (2.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (90.40%) OO
2 40 (32.00%) Software Engineering
3 20 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (14.40%) Game Development
5 15 (12.00%) TDD
5 15 (12.00%) MVC
6 14 (11.20%) OOP
7 11 (8.80%) Web Development
8 9 (7.20%) Scrum
9 7 (5.60%) Unit Testing
9 7 (5.60%) SOA
9 7 (5.60%) CRM
9 7 (5.60%) Android Development
9 7 (5.60%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (4.80%) Web Application Development
10 6 (4.80%) Configuration Management
10 6 (4.80%) Workflow
10 6 (4.80%) Information Security
10 6 (4.80%) E-Commerce
10 6 (4.80%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 74 (59.20%) Java
2 52 (41.60%) C#
3 44 (35.20%) C++
4 43 (34.40%) SQL
5 41 (32.80%) JavaScript
6 11 (8.80%) Perl
7 9 (7.20%) T-SQL
8 8 (6.40%) PHP
9 6 (4.80%) Shell Script
9 6 (4.80%) Python
9 6 (4.80%) VB.NET
10 4 (3.20%) PL/SQL
11 3 (2.40%) Ruby
12 2 (1.60%) Objective-C
12 2 (1.60%) Jython
12 2 (1.60%) Groovy
13 1 (0.80%) Korn
13 1 (0.80%) ActionScript 3.0
13 1 (0.80%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.80%) Scala
Qualifications
1 33 (26.40%) Degree
2 18 (14.40%) PhD
3 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.60%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (4.80%) MOM
2 3 (2.40%) Puppet
2 3 (2.40%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 29 (23.20%) Microsoft
2 20 (16.00%) Oracle
3 18 (14.40%) JBoss
4 12 (9.60%) Sybase
5 7 (5.60%) TIBCO
6 3 (2.40%) Jaspersoft
6 3 (2.40%) Talend
7 2 (1.60%) Adobe
8 1 (0.80%) Zend
8 1 (0.80%) Yahoo!
8 1 (0.80%) Twitter
8 1 (0.80%) Wall Street Systems
8 1 (0.80%) Progress
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Salary: £24000 - £29500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Aberdeen
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + + benefits, depending on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Exceptional Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago