The table below looks at the statistics for OOD skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 18 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OOD 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 1.47% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.69% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £37,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
OOD
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Lothian region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
59 45 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 86.76% 88.24% 96.15%
Number of salaries quoted 35 36 25
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £29,000 £33,550
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OOD across the West Lothian region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

OOD
Salary Trend in West Lothian

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OOD across the West Lothian region.

OOD Salary Trend in West Lothian

OOD
Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOD within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 4 August 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
(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
Livingston - 1 £37,500 -
OOD
Scotland

OOD
Top 20 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 2 (66.67%) Big Data
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) OOP
3 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (33.33%) FileMaker
3 1 (33.33%) Hibernate

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Big Data
2 1 (33.33%) FileMaker
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
1 1 (33.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) OOP
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree