Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 173 134 150
Rank change year-on-year -39 +16 -34
Permanent jobs citing OOD 61 81 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.08% 1.57% 1.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.18% 1.71% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 39 34 58
Scotland median annual salary £40,900 £41,750 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.04% +9.87% -5.00%
10th Percentile £30,750 £31,625 £28,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £55,750
UK median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% - +11.11%

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 Scotland with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5148 4729 5815
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 90.87% 91.42% 90.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3286 2868 3679
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +2.41%
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,250 £27,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £63,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%

OOD
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for OOD in Scotland

OOD
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for OOD in Scotland

OOD
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OOD in Scotland over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for OOD 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 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -33 36 £40,900 -18.20% 1
Edinburgh -10 18 £45,000 +8.43% 1
West Lothian +1 6 £40,000 +6.67% 2
Dundee -10 1 £37,500 -9.09% 1
OOD
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, 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 56 (91.80%) OO
2 42 (68.85%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (54.10%) C#
4 30 (49.18%) SQL
4 30 (49.18%) Degree
5 28 (45.90%) Relational Database
5 28 (45.90%) TDD
6 27 (44.26%) .NET
7 26 (42.62%) SQL Server
7 26 (42.62%) Git (software)
8 25 (40.98%) Java
9 24 (39.34%) Microsoft
9 24 (39.34%) MVC
10 21 (34.43%) ASP.NET
10 21 (34.43%) Team Foundation Server
10 21 (34.43%) ASP.NET MVC
10 21 (34.43%) Continuous Integration
11 20 (32.79%) C++
12 19 (31.15%) NUnit
12 19 (31.15%) Software Engineering
12 19 (31.15%) Moq
13 18 (29.51%) Data Modelling
14 13 (21.31%) Microsoft Certification
14 13 (21.31%) MCAD
14 13 (21.31%) MCSD
14 13 (21.31%) MCTS
14 13 (21.31%) SDLC
15 12 (19.67%) Spring
15 12 (19.67%) Linux
16 11 (18.03%) SOAP

OOD
Co-occurring 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 3 (4.92%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.64%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.64%) IIS
2 1 (1.64%) JBoss
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.64%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.64%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.64%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.28%) GitHub
1 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.64%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.64%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.84%) AMQP
2 1 (1.64%) SNMP
2 1 (1.64%) SSH
2 1 (1.64%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (45.90%) Relational Database
2 26 (42.62%) SQL Server
3 7 (11.48%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (8.20%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.28%) DB2
5 2 (3.28%) KDB
5 2 (3.28%) Kdb+
5 2 (3.28%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.28%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.64%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.64%) Big Data
6 1 (1.64%) HBase
6 1 (1.64%) MySQL
6 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.64%) Power BI
6 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 26 (42.62%) Git (software)
2 21 (34.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (31.15%) Moq
3 19 (31.15%) NUnit
4 3 (4.92%) Maven
5 2 (3.28%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.64%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.64%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.64%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.64%) JIRA
6 1 (1.64%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (1.64%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (1.64%) Selenium
6 1 (1.64%) Subversion
General
1 4 (6.56%) Finance
2 3 (4.92%) Banking
2 3 (4.92%) Investment Banking
3 2 (3.28%) Advertising
3 2 (3.28%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.64%) Avionics
4 1 (1.64%) Legal
4 1 (1.64%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 41 (67.21%) Developer
2 20 (32.79%) .NET Developer
3 18 (29.51%) Software Developer
4 17 (27.87%) Senior Developer
5 15 (24.59%) C# .NET Developer
5 15 (24.59%) C# Developer
6 14 (22.95%) Software Engineer
7 12 (19.67%) .NET Software Developer
7 12 (19.67%) C# Software Developer
8 11 (18.03%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 11 (18.03%) Senior .NET Developer
9 10 (16.39%) C++ Software Engineer
10 8 (13.11%) Java Developer
10 8 (13.11%) Microsoft Developer
11 7 (11.48%) SQL Developer
12 6 (9.84%) Linux Engineer
12 6 (9.84%) Senior C# .NET Developer
12 6 (9.84%) Senior C# Developer
13 5 (8.20%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 5 (8.20%) GUI Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (44.26%) .NET
2 21 (34.43%) ASP.NET
2 21 (34.43%) ASP.NET MVC
3 12 (19.67%) Spring
4 11 (18.03%) SOAP
4 11 (18.03%) XML
5 10 (16.39%) .NET Framework
5 10 (16.39%) Entity Framework
5 10 (16.39%) Hibernate
6 9 (14.75%) REST
6 9 (14.75%) Unity DI Container
7 8 (13.11%) AngularJS
7 8 (13.11%) HTML
8 6 (9.84%) CSS
8 6 (9.84%) OpenGL
8 6 (9.84%) Qt
8 6 (9.84%) ZeroMQ
9 5 (8.20%) jQuery
10 4 (6.56%) JSON
10 4 (6.56%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.39%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.56%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (6.56%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (4.92%) Algorithms
3 3 (4.92%) User Experience
4 2 (3.28%) Data Structures
4 2 (3.28%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.64%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.64%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 12 (19.67%) Linux
2 9 (14.75%) Windows
3 5 (8.20%) Unix
4 1 (1.64%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (91.80%) OO
2 42 (68.85%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (45.90%) TDD
4 24 (39.34%) MVC
5 21 (34.43%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (31.15%) Software Engineering
7 18 (29.51%) Data Modelling
8 13 (21.31%) SDLC
9 10 (16.39%) Mathematics
9 10 (16.39%) Scrum
10 9 (14.75%) Collaborative Working
10 9 (14.75%) Dependency Injection
11 8 (13.11%) Mentoring
12 6 (9.84%) Requirements Analysis
13 5 (8.20%) OOP
14 4 (6.56%) Line Management
14 4 (6.56%) UML
15 3 (4.92%) BDD
15 3 (4.92%) OOA/OOD
15 3 (4.92%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 33 (54.10%) C#
2 30 (49.18%) SQL
3 25 (40.98%) Java
4 20 (32.79%) C++
5 11 (18.03%) JavaScript
6 6 (9.84%) PowerShell
7 4 (6.56%) C
7 4 (6.56%) Delphi
8 3 (4.92%) MATLAB
8 3 (4.92%) Python
9 2 (3.28%) Julia
9 2 (3.28%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.64%) Embedded C
10 1 (1.64%) Lisp
10 1 (1.64%) Perl
10 1 (1.64%) PHP
10 1 (1.64%) Scala
10 1 (1.64%) X++
Qualifications
1 30 (49.18%) Degree
2 13 (21.31%) MCAD
2 13 (21.31%) MCSD
2 13 (21.31%) MCTS
2 13 (21.31%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (11.48%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.75%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.64%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 24 (39.34%) Microsoft
2 9 (14.75%) Oracle
3 3 (4.92%) Sybase
4 1 (1.64%) Intel