The first table below looks at the demand for OOD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 117 101 103
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +2
Permanent jobs citing OOD 12 11 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.66% 0.65% 1.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.81% 0.84% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 26
Average salary £30,500 £30,250 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.82% -3.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,650 £21,500 £20,300
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1479 1308 1771
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 81.35% 76.76% 77.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1170 1061 1568
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £61,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
OOD
North West

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

OOD
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

OOD Salary Trend in Cheshire

OOD
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OOD across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

OOD Salary Histogram in Cheshire

OOD
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOD within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -23 4 £23,250 -41.87%
Northwich - 3 £40,000 -
Macclesfield - 2 £21,500 -
Wilmslow - 2 £37,500 -
OOD
North West

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 36 (83.72%) C#
1 36 (83.72%) .NET
2 34 (79.07%) OO
3 30 (69.77%) SQL Server
4 24 (55.81%) SQL
5 21 (48.84%) ASP.NET
5 21 (48.84%) TDD
6 18 (41.86%) Microsoft
6 18 (41.86%) MVC
7 17 (39.53%) WinForms
7 17 (39.53%) WPF
7 17 (39.53%) Unit Testing
8 16 (37.21%) .NET Framework
9 14 (32.56%) OOP
9 14 (32.56%) Java
10 13 (30.23%) ASP.NET MVC
11 12 (27.91%) SQL Server 2008
12 11 (25.58%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (25.58%) MCTS
12 11 (25.58%) Web Development
12 11 (25.58%) C
12 11 (25.58%) Windows
12 11 (25.58%) MCP
12 11 (25.58%) Microsoft Certification
13 10 (23.26%) Scrum
13 10 (23.26%) CSS
13 10 (23.26%) Web Services
13 10 (23.26%) OOA/OOD
13 10 (23.26%) NUnit
13 10 (23.26%) Kanban

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 9 (20.93%) IIS
2 1 (2.33%) CMS
2 1 (2.33%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 7 (16.28%) MS Office
2 5 (11.63%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.95%) HTTP
1 6 (13.95%) TCP/IP
1 6 (13.95%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (69.77%) SQL Server
2 12 (27.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (23.26%) NUnit
1 10 (23.26%) MSTest
1 10 (23.26%) Rhino Mocks
1 10 (23.26%) Moq
2 8 (18.60%) Visual Studio
3 7 (16.28%) Eclipse
3 7 (16.28%) Subversion
3 7 (16.28%) JIRA
4 5 (11.63%) JUnit
5 3 (6.98%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (16.28%) Marketing
2 2 (4.65%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 35 (81.40%) Developer
2 18 (41.86%) .NET Developer
3 9 (20.93%) Software Engineer
4 8 (18.60%) Software Developer
5 6 (13.95%) .NET Software Engineer
5 6 (13.95%) Web Developer
5 6 (13.95%) C# Software Engineer
6 5 (11.63%) Java Developer
6 5 (11.63%) Senior Developer
7 4 (9.30%) Applications Developer
7 4 (9.30%) Senior Web Developer
7 4 (9.30%) Graduate Developer
7 4 (9.30%) Graduate
8 3 (6.98%) .NET Software Developer
8 3 (6.98%) Team Leader
8 3 (6.98%) Java Applications Developer
8 3 (6.98%) .NET Team Leader
8 3 (6.98%) Software Team Leader
9 2 (4.65%) VB.NET Developer
9 2 (4.65%) .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (83.72%) .NET
2 21 (48.84%) ASP.NET
3 17 (39.53%) WinForms
3 17 (39.53%) WPF
4 16 (37.21%) .NET Framework
5 13 (30.23%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (23.26%) CSS
6 10 (23.26%) Web Services
6 10 (23.26%) Spring.NET
6 10 (23.26%) Castle Windsor
6 10 (23.26%) Ninject
6 10 (23.26%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 10 (23.26%) Unity DI Container
7 9 (20.93%) XML
8 7 (16.28%) SOAP
8 7 (16.28%) JSON
8 7 (16.28%) GWT
9 5 (11.63%) J2SE
10 3 (6.98%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 3 (6.98%) AWT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.26%) Inversion of Control
2 4 (9.30%) SystemC
3 2 (4.65%) Social Media
4 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.33%) STB
Operating Systems
1 11 (25.58%) Windows
2 5 (11.63%) Android
3 3 (6.98%) Apple iOS
4 2 (4.65%) Linux
5 1 (2.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (79.07%) OO
2 21 (48.84%) TDD
3 18 (41.86%) MVC
4 17 (39.53%) Unit Testing
5 14 (32.56%) OOP
6 11 (25.58%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (25.58%) Web Development
7 10 (23.26%) Scrum
7 10 (23.26%) OOA/OOD
7 10 (23.26%) Kanban
7 10 (23.26%) Dependency Injection
7 10 (23.26%) MVVM
8 9 (20.93%) User Stories
8 9 (20.93%) Pair Programming
8 9 (20.93%) Software Engineering
8 9 (20.93%) Refactoring
9 7 (16.28%) Digital Marketing
10 4 (9.30%) BDD
11 3 (6.98%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (6.98%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (83.72%) C#
2 24 (55.81%) SQL
3 14 (32.56%) Java
4 11 (25.58%) C
5 8 (18.60%) T-SQL
6 6 (13.95%) C++
7 3 (6.98%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (25.58%) MCTS
1 11 (25.58%) MCP
1 11 (25.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (16.28%) MCAD
2 7 (16.28%) MCSD
3 4 (9.30%) MCPD
4 1 (2.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) QA
2 1 (2.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 18 (41.86%) Microsoft
2 7 (16.28%) Google
3 1 (2.33%) Sitecore
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