The table below looks at the statistics 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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 87 115 68
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -47
Permanent jobs citing OOD 15 12 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.17% 0.65% 3.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.40% 0.74% 4.05%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 39
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
OOD
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1070 1624 1332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 83.33% 88.12% 83.25%
Number of salaries quoted 939 1326 992
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £55,000 £61,215
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
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 10 February 2016. 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
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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 - 10 £35,000 - 2
Northwich -3 2 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Chester - 1 £35,000 - 3
OOD
North West

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 20 (90.91%) OO
2 17 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (72.73%) C#
4 14 (63.64%) Software Engineering
5 13 (59.09%) Degree
5 13 (59.09%) Visual Studio
6 12 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (50.00%) Windows
7 11 (50.00%) UML
7 11 (50.00%) Scrum
8 10 (45.45%) Electronics
8 10 (45.45%) Pair Programming
8 10 (45.45%) Embedded Linux
8 10 (45.45%) ISO 9001
8 10 (45.45%) Embedded C
8 10 (45.45%) Windows CE
8 10 (45.45%) Linux
8 10 (45.45%) HNC
8 10 (45.45%) HND
8 10 (45.45%) C++
8 10 (45.45%) C
8 10 (45.45%) Test Automation
8 10 (45.45%) Root Cause Analysis
8 10 (45.45%) Embedded Systems
8 10 (45.45%) Embedded Software Development
8 10 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
10 7 (31.82%) HTML
11 6 (27.27%) Java
11 6 (27.27%) JavaScript

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) MySQL
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (59.09%) Visual Studio
2 4 (18.18%) Git (software)
3 3 (13.64%) JUnit
4 2 (9.09%) Gradle
4 2 (9.09%) Maven
4 2 (9.09%) Mercurial
4 2 (9.09%) Moq
4 2 (9.09%) MSTest
4 2 (9.09%) NUnit
4 2 (9.09%) TestNG
5 1 (4.55%) Subversion
5 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (4.55%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (45.45%) Electronics
2 5 (22.73%) Finance
3 2 (9.09%) Legal
4 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.55%) Marketing
4 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Developer
2 10 (45.45%) C Software Engineer
2 10 (45.45%) C/C++ Software Engineer
2 10 (45.45%) C++ Software Engineer
2 10 (45.45%) Software Engineer
3 6 (27.27%) Java Developer
4 5 (22.73%) .NET Developer
5 3 (13.64%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (13.64%) C# Developer
6 2 (9.09%) .NET Software Developer
6 2 (9.09%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Software Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Applications Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Java Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) HTML
2 6 (27.27%) .NET
2 6 (27.27%) ASP.NET
3 4 (18.18%) CSS
4 3 (13.64%) jQuery
5 2 (9.09%) AngularJS
5 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 2
5 2 (9.09%) CSS3
5 2 (9.09%) HTML5
5 2 (9.09%) JavaFX
5 2 (9.09%) Swing
5 2 (9.09%) Web Services
6 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
6 1 (4.55%) J2SE
6 1 (4.55%) Java EE
6 1 (4.55%) JSON
6 1 (4.55%) WCF
6 1 (4.55%) WinForms
6 1 (4.55%) WPF
6 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (45.45%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
3 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (9.09%) Mathematics
3 2 (9.09%) Physics
3 2 (9.09%) User Experience
4 1 (4.55%) STB
Operating Systems
1 11 (50.00%) Windows
2 10 (45.45%) Embedded Linux
2 10 (45.45%) Linux
2 10 (45.45%) Windows CE
3 3 (13.64%) Android
4 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (90.91%) OO
2 17 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (63.64%) Software Engineering
4 12 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (50.00%) Scrum
5 11 (50.00%) UML
6 10 (45.45%) Embedded Software Development
6 10 (45.45%) Pair Programming
6 10 (45.45%) Root Cause Analysis
6 10 (45.45%) Test Automation
7 5 (22.73%) Unit Testing
8 4 (18.18%) TDD
9 3 (13.64%) MVC
10 2 (9.09%) Android Development
11 1 (4.55%) Mobile Development
11 1 (4.55%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 16 (72.73%) C#
2 10 (45.45%) C
2 10 (45.45%) C++
2 10 (45.45%) Embedded C
3 6 (27.27%) Java
3 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 3 (13.64%) VB.NET
5 1 (4.55%) Delphi
5 1 (4.55%) SQL
5 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (59.09%) Degree
2 10 (45.45%) HNC
2 10 (45.45%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (45.45%) ISO 9001
2 3 (13.64%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
Chester, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Great Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Northwich
Eligo Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Frodsham, Cheshire
Spirit Data Capture
Salary: Negotiable Depending On Experience
Posted: 8 days ago
Chester
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £34000 per annum + Bonus, pension, car allowance
Posted: 21 days ago
Chester
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + pension, bonus
Posted: 28 days ago