The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Lothian with a requirement for OOD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Scotland / West Lothian
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing OOD 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 2.82% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.08% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Median salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

OOD is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in West Lothian with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
West Lothian
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 65 49 57
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Lothian 91.55% 87.50% 95.00%
Number of salaries quoted 56 20 24
Median salary £40,000 £41,250 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.03% +14.58%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

OOD
Job Vacancy Trend in West Lothian

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Lothian citing OOD as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for OOD 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 in West Lothian.

Salary trend for OOD in West Lothian

OOD
Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOD within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Livingston - 2 £50,000 -
OOD
Scotland

OOD
Top 15 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 West Lothian region with a requirement for OOD.

1 2 (100.00%) Firmware
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) UML
1 2 (100.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Assembly Language
2 1 (50.00%) Delphi
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Degree

OOD
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Lothian 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:

General
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) C Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Firmware Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Assembly Language
2 1 (50.00%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft