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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 92 118 107
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -11
Permanent jobs citing OOD 53 45 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.10% 1.36% 2.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.35% 1.50% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 24 26 47
Median salary £41,750 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.86% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,250 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
2259 2992 3143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 89.61% 90.34% 86.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1406 1886 2007
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,738 £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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +44 41 £50,000 +17.64% 6
Edinburgh +8 7 £40,750 +1.87% 1
Dundee +12 2 £35,000 -12.50% 1
West Lothian +2 2 £40,750 -
OOD
UK

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 87 (93.55%) OO
2 52 (55.91%) Java
3 49 (52.69%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (48.39%) SQL
5 36 (38.71%) SDLC
6 35 (37.63%) C#
7 33 (35.48%) Relational Database
8 31 (33.33%) Degree
9 29 (31.18%) Spring
10 27 (29.03%) Finance
11 25 (26.88%) Software Engineering
12 23 (24.73%) TDD
13 22 (23.66%) Scrum
13 22 (23.66%) C++
13 22 (23.66%) JavaScript
13 22 (23.66%) Analytical Skills
14 21 (22.58%) Oracle
15 20 (21.51%) SQL Server
15 20 (21.51%) Sybase
15 20 (21.51%) Linux
15 20 (21.51%) RDBMS
16 19 (20.43%) JMS
17 16 (17.20%) Unix
17 16 (17.20%) JUnit
17 16 (17.20%) Delphi
18 14 (15.05%) .NET
18 14 (15.05%) DB2
18 14 (15.05%) Tomcat
18 14 (15.05%) Computer Science
18 14 (15.05%) User Acceptance Testing

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 14 (15.05%) Tomcat
2 8 (8.60%) Apache Qpid
3 5 (5.38%) JBoss
3 5 (5.38%) WebLogic
4 3 (3.23%) IIS
5 2 (2.15%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.08%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.08%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.08%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 8 (8.60%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.08%) Houdini
2 1 (1.08%) Maya
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.30%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (4.30%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (4.30%) Amazon S3
2 3 (3.23%) Amazon ELB
2 3 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.15%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.30%) Ethernet
2 3 (3.23%) Internet
2 3 (3.23%) SNMP
3 1 (1.08%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (35.48%) Relational Database
2 20 (21.51%) RDBMS
2 20 (21.51%) SQL Server
3 14 (15.05%) DB2
4 5 (5.38%) Oracle Database
4 5 (5.38%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (5.38%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (4.30%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (2.15%) Big Data
7 2 (2.15%) KDB
8 1 (1.08%) MariaDB
8 1 (1.08%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 16 (17.20%) JUnit
2 6 (6.45%) Subversion
3 5 (5.38%) Maven
4 4 (4.30%) Cucumber
4 4 (4.30%) Selenium
5 3 (3.23%) Git (software)
5 3 (3.23%) JBehave
5 3 (3.23%) JIRA
6 2 (2.15%) Ant
7 1 (1.08%) Jasmine
7 1 (1.08%) JMeter
7 1 (1.08%) Mockito
7 1 (1.08%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (1.08%) Rational Rhapsody
7 1 (1.08%) Vagrant
General
1 27 (29.03%) Finance
2 9 (9.68%) Banking
3 7 (7.53%) Marketing
4 6 (6.45%) Investment Banking
5 3 (3.23%) Electronics
6 2 (2.15%) Games
6 2 (2.15%) Legal
7 1 (1.08%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 56 (60.22%) Developer
2 20 (21.51%) Java Developer
2 20 (21.51%) Software Engineer
3 12 (12.90%) Senior Developer
4 11 (11.83%) Applications Developer
5 9 (9.68%) Python Developer
6 8 (8.60%) Analyst
6 8 (8.60%) Designer
6 8 (8.60%) Solutions Designer
7 7 (7.53%) C# Software Engineer
7 7 (7.53%) Delphi Developer
7 7 (7.53%) Lead Developer
8 6 (6.45%) C++ Software Engineer
8 6 (6.45%) Risk Analyst
8 6 (6.45%) Senior Java Developer
8 6 (6.45%) Technical Analyst
9 5 (5.38%) C# Developer
9 5 (5.38%) Delphi Software Engineer
9 5 (5.38%) Software Developer
10 4 (4.30%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (31.18%) Spring
2 19 (20.43%) JMS
3 14 (15.05%) .NET
4 13 (13.98%) CSS
5 12 (12.90%) jQuery
6 10 (10.75%) HTML
7 9 (9.68%) J2SE
8 8 (8.60%) Apache Flex
8 8 (8.60%) Middleware
9 7 (7.53%) J2EE
10 6 (6.45%) Hibernate
10 6 (6.45%) JSP
11 5 (5.38%) .NET Framework
11 5 (5.38%) AngularJS
11 5 (5.38%) ASP.NET
11 5 (5.38%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (5.38%) Entity Framework
12 4 (4.30%) Java EE
12 4 (4.30%) Node.js
12 4 (4.30%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 22 (23.66%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (15.05%) Computer Science
3 8 (8.60%) Data Structures
3 8 (8.60%) Derivative
3 8 (8.60%) Fixed Income
4 6 (6.45%) Visualisation
5 5 (5.38%) Algorithms
6 4 (4.30%) Equity Derivative
6 4 (4.30%) Mathematics
7 3 (3.23%) User Experience
8 2 (2.15%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (2.15%) Physics
9 1 (1.08%) Animation
9 1 (1.08%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (1.08%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 1 (1.08%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 20 (21.51%) Linux
2 16 (17.20%) Unix
3 11 (11.83%) Windows
4 1 (1.08%) Android
4 1 (1.08%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (93.55%) OO
2 49 (52.69%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (38.71%) SDLC
4 25 (26.88%) Software Engineering
5 23 (24.73%) TDD
6 22 (23.66%) Scrum
7 14 (15.05%) User Acceptance Testing
8 12 (12.90%) Continuous Improvement
9 11 (11.83%) Line Management
9 11 (11.83%) Mentoring
9 11 (11.83%) MVC
9 11 (11.83%) SOA
9 11 (11.83%) UML
10 10 (10.75%) Analytics
11 9 (9.68%) Web Development
12 8 (8.60%) Use Case
12 8 (8.60%) Waterfall
13 7 (7.53%) Refactoring
13 7 (7.53%) Stakeholder Management
14 6 (6.45%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (55.91%) Java
2 45 (48.39%) SQL
3 35 (37.63%) C#
4 22 (23.66%) C++
4 22 (23.66%) JavaScript
5 16 (17.20%) Delphi
6 10 (10.75%) Python
7 7 (7.53%) Perl
8 4 (4.30%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.15%) C
10 1 (1.08%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.08%) Ruby
10 1 (1.08%) Scala
Qualifications
1 31 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (1.08%) Postgraduate
2 1 (1.08%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.68%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.30%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (3.23%) Firmware
3 1 (1.08%) Docker
Vendors
1 21 (22.58%) Oracle
2 20 (21.51%) Sybase
3 13 (13.98%) Microsoft
4 8 (8.60%) IBM
5 4 (4.30%) Cognizant
6 3 (3.23%) Terracotta
6 3 (3.23%) Xamarin
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