Period
to 21 June 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 21 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 134 135 131
Rank change year-on-year +1 -4 +7
Permanent jobs citing OOD 19 5 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.71% 0.22% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 0.23% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 18 3 15
Edinburgh median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -3.61% +7.79%
10th Percentile £36,825 £33,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £53,000 £50,000
Scotland median annual salary £48,750 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.50% +25.00% +3.90%

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 2,501 2,150 2,321
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 93.39% 93.03% 91.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1,612 1,356 1,446
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £72,500 £70,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 21 June 2018.

Salary histogram for OOD in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 June 2018, IT jobs citing OOD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for OOD.

1 15 (78.95%) OO
2 14 (73.68%) Software Engineering
3 9 (47.37%) C#
4 8 (42.11%) .NET
4 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
4 8 (42.11%) Problem-Solving
5 7 (36.84%) MVC
5 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET
5 7 (36.84%) Linux
5 7 (36.84%) C++
5 7 (36.84%) Degree
5 7 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (31.58%) Microservices
6 6 (31.58%) Qt
6 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (31.58%) CQRS
6 6 (31.58%) Technical Architecture
6 6 (31.58%) SQL
6 6 (31.58%) T-SQL
7 5 (26.32%) C
7 5 (26.32%) Mathematics
7 5 (26.32%) Computer Science
7 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (21.05%) Java
9 3 (15.79%) SMS
9 3 (15.79%) Advertising
10 2 (10.53%) Web Development
10 2 (10.53%) Magento
10 2 (10.53%) PHP

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 (5.26%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) JIRA
1 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (15.79%) Advertising
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Software Engineer
2 7 (36.84%) C++ Software Engineer
2 7 (36.84%) Developer
3 6 (31.58%) Architect
3 6 (31.58%) Technical Architect
4 5 (26.32%) C Software Engineer
4 5 (26.32%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Software Developer
6 2 (10.53%) .NET Developer
6 2 (10.53%) C Developer
6 2 (10.53%) C Programmer
6 2 (10.53%) C/C++ Developer
6 2 (10.53%) C++ Developer
6 2 (10.53%) C++ Programmer
6 2 (10.53%) C++ Software Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Programmer
6 2 (10.53%) Software Architect
6 2 (10.53%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) .NET
2 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET
3 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (31.58%) Qt
4 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
4 1 (5.26%) Entity Framework
4 1 (5.26%) NHibernate
4 1 (5.26%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (26.32%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.26%) Fintech
3 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) OO
2 14 (73.68%) Software Engineering
3 8 (42.11%) Problem-Solving
4 7 (36.84%) MVC
5 6 (31.58%) CQRS
5 6 (31.58%) Microservices
5 6 (31.58%) Technical Architecture
6 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (26.32%) Mathematics
7 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
7 2 (10.53%) SDLC
7 2 (10.53%) Web Development
8 1 (5.26%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) C#
2 7 (36.84%) C++
3 6 (31.58%) SQL
3 6 (31.58%) T-SQL
4 5 (26.32%) C
5 4 (21.05%) Java
6 2 (10.53%) PHP
7 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
7 1 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)