Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for OOD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OOD over the 6 months to 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 136 121 141
Rank change year-on-year -15 +20 -11
Permanent jobs citing OOD 17 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.65% 0.50% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 0.54% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 6
Edinburgh median annual salary £50,000 £43,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.61% +15.33% -11.76%
10th Percentile £32,600 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £61,000 £52,500 £42,500
Scotland median annual salary £40,900 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -9.11% +12.50% -

OOD is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,377 2,020 2,522
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 91.35% 92.41% 91.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1,474 1,354 1,602
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £70,000 £66,250
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

OOD
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing OOD as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for OOD in Edinburgh

OOD
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OOD in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for OOD in Edinburgh

OOD
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OOD in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for OOD in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for OOD.

1 15 (88.24%) OO
2 10 (58.82%) Java
2 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (52.94%) Software Engineering
3 9 (52.94%) C++
4 7 (41.18%) Scrum
4 7 (41.18%) Computer Science
4 7 (41.18%) Degree
5 6 (35.29%) Mathematics
5 6 (35.29%) Git (software)
5 6 (35.29%) REST
5 6 (35.29%) Linux
6 5 (29.41%) SOAP
6 5 (29.41%) XML
6 5 (29.41%) OpenGL
6 5 (29.41%) C#
6 5 (29.41%) Requirements Analysis
6 5 (29.41%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (29.41%) ZeroMQ
6 5 (29.41%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (29.41%) AMQP
6 5 (29.41%) Qt
7 4 (23.53%) .NET
8 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
8 3 (17.65%) HTML
8 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
8 3 (17.65%) Finance
8 3 (17.65%) Advertising
8 3 (17.65%) Windows
8 3 (17.65%) HTML5

OOD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 1 (5.88%) IIS
1 1 (5.88%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) AMQP
2 1 (5.88%) SSH
2 1 (5.88%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.88%) MySQL
3 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.88%) Maven
3 1 (5.88%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (5.88%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (17.65%) Advertising
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Avionics
2 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Developer
1 8 (47.06%) Software Engineer
2 7 (41.18%) C++ Software Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) GUI Software Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) .NET Developer
4 2 (11.76%) C Software Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (11.76%) C# Developer
4 2 (11.76%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Magento Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Applications Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Development Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Embedded C Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Lead Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) REST
2 5 (29.41%) OpenGL
2 5 (29.41%) Qt
2 5 (29.41%) SOAP
2 5 (29.41%) XML
2 5 (29.41%) ZeroMQ
3 4 (23.53%) .NET
4 3 (17.65%) AngularJS
4 3 (17.65%) HTML
4 3 (17.65%) HTML5
5 2 (11.76%) CSS
5 2 (11.76%) Hibernate
5 2 (11.76%) React
5 2 (11.76%) RESTful
5 2 (11.76%) Spring
5 2 (11.76%) Web Services
6 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
6 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
6 1 (5.88%) Java EE
6 1 (5.88%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Linux
2 3 (17.65%) Windows
3 1 (5.88%) Unix
3 1 (5.88%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) OO
2 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (52.94%) Software Engineering
4 7 (41.18%) Scrum
5 6 (35.29%) Mathematics
6 5 (29.41%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
8 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
8 2 (11.76%) MVC
8 2 (11.76%) OOP
8 2 (11.76%) SDLC
8 2 (11.76%) UML
8 2 (11.76%) Web Development
9 1 (5.88%) OOA/OOD
9 1 (5.88%) Physics
9 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
9 1 (5.88%) Project Management
9 1 (5.88%) TDD
9 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) Java
2 9 (52.94%) C++
3 5 (29.41%) C#
4 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
5 2 (11.76%) C
5 2 (11.76%) PHP
5 2 (11.76%) SQL
6 1 (5.88%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) Degree
2 5 (29.41%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle