The table below looks at the statistics for OOD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 31 31 29
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs citing OOD 5 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 3.50% 5.68% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.07% 7.63% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 1
Average salary - £37,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +44.23%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
OOD
Manchester

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
123 131 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 86.01% 74.43% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 108 127 91
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £20,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

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

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

OOD
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

OOD Salary Trend in Bolton

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
1 12 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 12 (100.00%) OO
1 12 (100.00%) MVC
2 11 (91.67%) JavaScript
2 11 (91.67%) jQuery
3 10 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 10 (83.33%) HTML
3 10 (83.33%) CSS
4 8 (66.67%) XML
4 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 8 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 2
5 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 2 (16.67%) COM+
6 2 (16.67%) SQL
6 2 (16.67%) TDD
6 2 (16.67%) Pair Programming
6 2 (16.67%) NUnit
6 2 (16.67%) Scrum
6 2 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 2 (16.67%) Moq
6 2 (16.67%) SpecFlow
6 2 (16.67%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (16.67%) TeamCity
6 2 (16.67%) Dojo
6 2 (16.67%) WCF
6 2 (16.67%) Mercurial

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) NUnit
1 2 (16.67%) ReSharper
1 2 (16.67%) TeamCity
1 2 (16.67%) Mercurial
1 2 (16.67%) Moq
1 2 (16.67%) SpecFlow
1 2 (16.67%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (66.67%) Web Developer
2 8 (66.67%) Junior Developer
2 8 (66.67%) Junior Web Developer
2 8 (66.67%) Junior
3 2 (16.67%) Software Developer
3 2 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 2 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
1 12 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 11 (91.67%) jQuery
3 10 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 10 (83.33%) CSS
3 10 (83.33%) HTML
4 8 (66.67%) XML
4 8 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 2
5 2 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
5 2 (16.67%) Dojo
5 2 (16.67%) WCF
5 2 (16.67%) Ajax
5 2 (16.67%) COM+
6 1 (8.33%) Web Services
6 1 (8.33%) NHibernate
6 1 (8.33%) WinForms
6 1 (8.33%) RESTful
6 1 (8.33%) Castle Windsor
6 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows CE
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) OO
1 12 (100.00%) MVC
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) TDD
3 2 (16.67%) Pair Programming
3 2 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) Logistics
4 1 (8.33%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C#
2 11 (91.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft