Period
to 16 February 2019

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 16 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
16 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 122 133 124
Rank change year-on-year +11 -9 +26
Permanent jobs citing OOD 24 16 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.98% 0.59% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.05% 0.64% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 23 11 5
Edinburgh median annual salary £46,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.00% +5.26% +35.71%
10th Percentile £35,400 £40,000 £34,000
90th Percentile £64,500 £60,000 £52,500
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £41,450 £47,250
% change year-on-year +20.63% -12.28% +18.13%

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 2,292 2,519 2,069
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 93.44% 92.64% 93.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1,442 1,606 1,357
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £72,375 £67,500 £70,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year - +1.12% +4.71%

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 16 February 2019.

Salary histogram for OOD in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 16 February 2019, 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 18 (75.00%) OO
2 17 (70.83%) C#
3 14 (58.33%) .NET
4 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (41.67%) SOA
5 10 (41.67%) AngularJS
6 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 8 (33.33%) .NET Framework
7 7 (29.17%) Unit Testing
7 7 (29.17%) RESTful
7 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
7 7 (29.17%) C++
7 7 (29.17%) HTML
7 7 (29.17%) CSS
7 7 (29.17%) Microservices
7 7 (29.17%) Git (software)
7 7 (29.17%) Entity Framework
7 7 (29.17%) Hudson
8 6 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET
8 6 (25.00%) Scrum
8 6 (25.00%) TDD
9 5 (20.83%) Software Engineering
9 5 (20.83%) OOA/OOD
9 5 (20.83%) Visual Studio
10 4 (16.67%) MATLAB
10 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
10 4 (16.67%) SQL
10 4 (16.67%) MVC
11 3 (12.50%) Finance

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:

Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.50%) Hadoop
2 3 (12.50%) NoSQL
2 3 (12.50%) RDBMS
2 3 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (29.17%) Git (software)
1 7 (29.17%) Hudson
2 6 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (20.83%) Visual Studio
4 3 (12.50%) JIRA
4 3 (12.50%) Rational DOORS
4 3 (12.50%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (4.17%) Selenium
General
1 3 (12.50%) Aerospace
1 3 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Law
Job Titles
1 19 (79.17%) Developer
2 10 (41.67%) .NET Developer
2 10 (41.67%) Senior Developer
2 10 (41.67%) Software Developer
3 6 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
4 5 (20.83%) Full Stack Developer
4 5 (20.83%) Senior Software Developer
4 5 (20.83%) Software Engineer
5 4 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (16.67%) C# Developer
6 3 (12.50%) Angular Developer
6 3 (12.50%) Python Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Senior Full Stack Developer
8 1 (4.17%) .NET Software Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Automation Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Lead .NET Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Senior .NET Software Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Senior C# Software Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (58.33%) .NET
2 10 (41.67%) AngularJS
3 8 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 7 (29.17%) CSS
4 7 (29.17%) Entity Framework
4 7 (29.17%) HTML
4 7 (29.17%) RESTful
5 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (4.17%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Algorithms
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) VxWorks
2 1 (4.17%) Linux
2 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (75.00%) OO
2 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (41.67%) SOA
4 7 (29.17%) Microservices
4 7 (29.17%) Unit Testing
5 6 (25.00%) Scrum
5 6 (25.00%) TDD
6 5 (20.83%) OOA/OOD
6 5 (20.83%) Software Engineering
7 4 (16.67%) MVC
8 3 (12.50%) BDD
8 3 (12.50%) Configuration Management
8 3 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (12.50%) OOP
8 3 (12.50%) SDLC
8 3 (12.50%) Strategic Thinking
8 3 (12.50%) UML
9 2 (8.33%) Signal Processing
10 1 (4.17%) Process Improvement
10 1 (4.17%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 17 (70.83%) C#
2 7 (29.17%) C++
2 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
3 4 (16.67%) MATLAB
3 4 (16.67%) SQL
4 3 (12.50%) Java
4 3 (12.50%) Python
5 1 (4.17%) Embedded C++
5 1 (4.17%) Julia
5 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) PMI Certification
1 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) NetBackup
1 1 (4.17%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint
2 1 (4.17%) F5
2 1 (4.17%) McAfee
2 1 (4.17%) VMware