The table below looks at the statistics for OOD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 14 34 31
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -3
Permanent jobs citing OOD 2 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 4.35% 1.40% 1.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.76% 1.63% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
OOD
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
42 123 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 91.30% 86.01% 78.91%
Number of salaries quoted 34 60 88
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £27,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OOD across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

OOD
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

OOD Salary Trend in Belfast

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing OOD also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OOD.

1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) OO
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) QlikView
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (25.00%) System Testing
4 1 (25.00%) iPhone
4 1 (25.00%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) iPad
4 1 (25.00%) Tableau
4 1 (25.00%) D3.js
4 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (25.00%) Web Application Development
4 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (25.00%) User Experience
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) Business Development

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing OOD also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OOD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (25.00%) QlikView
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Web Applications Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Java Web Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Java Applications Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Applications Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) XSLT
3 1 (25.00%) Flash
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) D3.js
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) J2EE
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) iPhone
2 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (25.00%) iPad
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Business Development
3 1 (25.00%) Refactoring
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) System Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (25.00%) Web Application Development
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Python
4 1 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) VB
4 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Tableau
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago