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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank - - 37
Permanent jobs citing OOD 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast - - 1.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
84 48 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 84.85% 75.00% 82.66%
Number of salaries quoted 58 33 91
Average salary £65,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+71.05% +8.57%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 12 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSLT
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Refactoring
1 1 (100.00%) Customer Engagement
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Systems

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Customer Engagement
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Refactoring
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript