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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 123 104 102
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -2
Permanent jobs citing OOD 34 62 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.12% 1.82% 1.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.34% 2.21% 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 15 31 24
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £27,950
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
2539 2801 2278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 83.80% 82.09% 79.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1587 1834 1396
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 5 March 2015.

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 5 March 2015. 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 -8 23 £42,500 -
Edinburgh -1 4 £37,250 -23.58% 2
Stirling - 4 £55,000 -
Dundee +4 1 - -
Highlands - 1 £45,000 -
OOD
UK

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 93 (91.18%) OO
2 71 (69.61%) Java
3 62 (60.78%) Relational Database
4 58 (56.86%) Agile Software Development
5 45 (44.12%) Spring
6 44 (43.14%) Finance
7 41 (40.20%) SQL
8 36 (35.29%) Oracle
8 36 (35.29%) TDD
9 34 (33.33%) JavaScript
9 34 (33.33%) HTML
10 31 (30.39%) Web Services
11 30 (29.41%) CSS
12 29 (28.43%) RDBMS
13 27 (26.47%) jQuery
13 27 (26.47%) Continuous Integration
14 26 (25.49%) Degree
15 25 (24.51%) Subversion
15 25 (24.51%) SQL Server
15 25 (24.51%) .NET
16 24 (23.53%) C#
16 24 (23.53%) Microsoft
17 23 (22.55%) Linux
18 22 (21.57%) Software Engineering
18 22 (21.57%) Scrum
19 20 (19.61%) IBM
20 19 (18.63%) C++
21 18 (17.65%) BDD
22 16 (15.69%) Git (software)
22 16 (15.69%) JUnit

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 13 (12.75%) Tomcat
2 7 (6.86%) WebLogic
2 7 (6.86%) Drupal
3 4 (3.92%) JBoss
4 3 (2.94%) Liferay
5 2 (1.96%) Apache
5 2 (1.96%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.96%) CMS
5 2 (1.96%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.98%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (4.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.98%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (60.78%) Relational Database
2 29 (28.43%) RDBMS
3 25 (24.51%) SQL Server
4 7 (6.86%) NoSQL
5 6 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (4.90%) MySQL
6 5 (4.90%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.98%) DB2
7 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 25 (24.51%) Subversion
2 16 (15.69%) JUnit
2 16 (15.69%) Git (software)
3 7 (6.86%) Maven
4 6 (5.88%) JIRA
5 5 (4.90%) Clang
6 4 (3.92%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.96%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.98%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 44 (43.14%) Finance
2 14 (13.73%) Banking
2 14 (13.73%) Investment Banking
3 13 (12.75%) Front Office
4 1 (0.98%) Avionics
4 1 (0.98%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 81 (79.41%) Developer
2 51 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 21 (20.59%) Senior Developer
4 14 (13.73%) Senior Java Developer
5 12 (11.76%) Python Developer
6 11 (10.78%) Software Engineer
7 10 (9.80%) Software Developer
8 8 (7.84%) Architect
8 8 (7.84%) Lead Developer
9 7 (6.86%) C++ Developer
9 7 (6.86%) Lead Java Developer
9 7 (6.86%) C++ Software Developer
9 7 (6.86%) Java Architect
9 7 (6.86%) Lead Architect
10 6 (5.88%) Junior
11 4 (3.92%) Senior Consultant
11 4 (3.92%) Consultant
11 4 (3.92%) Junior Consultant
11 4 (3.92%) .NET Developer
11 4 (3.92%) Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (44.12%) Spring
2 34 (33.33%) HTML
3 31 (30.39%) Web Services
4 30 (29.41%) CSS
5 27 (26.47%) jQuery
6 25 (24.51%) .NET
7 16 (15.69%) Hibernate
8 15 (14.71%) HTML5
8 15 (14.71%) REST
9 13 (12.75%) Spring MVC
9 13 (12.75%) JMS
9 13 (12.75%) .NET Framework
9 13 (12.75%) ASP.NET
10 12 (11.76%) Middleware
11 11 (10.78%) Java EE
12 10 (9.80%) Spring Integration
12 10 (9.80%) JAX-RS
13 9 (8.82%) Grails
13 9 (8.82%) Struts
14 7 (6.86%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.80%) Computer Science
2 8 (7.84%) Mobile App
3 7 (6.86%) Mathematics
3 7 (6.86%) Physics
4 5 (4.90%) Open Source
4 5 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.90%) GIS
5 4 (3.92%) Algorithms
5 4 (3.92%) SWIFT
5 4 (3.92%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.96%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.96%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 23 (22.55%) Linux
2 9 (8.82%) Android
2 9 (8.82%) Apple iOS
3 5 (4.90%) Windows
4 2 (1.96%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (91.18%) OO
2 58 (56.86%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (35.29%) TDD
4 27 (26.47%) Continuous Integration
5 22 (21.57%) Software Engineering
5 22 (21.57%) Scrum
6 18 (17.65%) BDD
7 15 (14.71%) MVC
7 15 (14.71%) Dependency Injection
8 13 (12.75%) Automated Testing
8 13 (12.75%) Process Improvement
9 12 (11.76%) Analytics
10 11 (10.78%) E-Commerce
11 8 (7.84%) CRM
11 8 (7.84%) Data Management
12 7 (6.86%) Waterfall
12 7 (6.86%) Configuration Management
12 7 (6.86%) Mentoring
13 6 (5.88%) Content Management
14 5 (4.90%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 71 (69.61%) Java
2 41 (40.20%) SQL
3 34 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 24 (23.53%) C#
5 19 (18.63%) C++
6 13 (12.75%) Python
7 7 (6.86%) VB.NET
7 7 (6.86%) PHP
8 6 (5.88%) XQuery
8 6 (5.88%) XPath
9 2 (1.96%) ActionScript 3.0
9 2 (1.96%) Objective-C
9 2 (1.96%) ActionScript
10 1 (0.98%) C
10 1 (0.98%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.98%) Perl
Qualifications
1 26 (25.49%) Degree
2 4 (3.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.98%) HND
3 1 (0.98%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.96%) QA
Vendors
1 36 (35.29%) Oracle
2 24 (23.53%) Microsoft
3 20 (19.61%) IBM
4 8 (7.84%) Sybase
5 1 (0.98%) Cisco
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