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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 112 95 108
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +13
Permanent jobs citing OOD 17 22 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.88% 1.33% 1.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.08% 1.70% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 17 18 29
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,600 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
1581 1295 1694
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 82.09% 78.39% 76.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1267 1029 1494
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £63,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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
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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
Macclesfield +16 4 £21,500 -12.24% 1
Warrington -27 4 £23,250 -41.87%
Wilmslow - 3 £37,500 -
Northwich - 3 £40,000 -
Chester -7 1 £30,000 +3.44% 1
OOD
North West

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 31 (83.78%) .NET
2 30 (81.08%) C#
3 28 (75.68%) SQL Server
3 28 (75.68%) OO
4 22 (59.46%) SQL
5 20 (54.05%) ASP.NET
6 15 (40.54%) MVC
7 13 (35.14%) Java
7 13 (35.14%) CSS
7 13 (35.14%) Microsoft
7 13 (35.14%) TDD
7 13 (35.14%) Web Development
7 13 (35.14%) .NET Framework
8 12 (32.43%) IIS
8 12 (32.43%) SQL Server 2008
9 10 (27.03%) Web Services
9 10 (27.03%) XML
9 10 (27.03%) OOP
9 10 (27.03%) Unit Testing
9 10 (27.03%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (27.03%) User Stories
10 9 (24.32%) Visual Studio
10 9 (24.32%) Pair Programming
10 9 (24.32%) Refactoring
11 8 (21.62%) T-SQL
11 8 (21.62%) MS Office
11 8 (21.62%) Windows
11 8 (21.62%) Scrum
11 8 (21.62%) WinForms
11 8 (21.62%) JIRA

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 12 (32.43%) IIS
2 1 (2.70%) CMS
2 1 (2.70%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 8 (21.62%) MS Office
2 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.81%) HTTP
1 4 (10.81%) TCP/IP
1 4 (10.81%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (75.68%) SQL Server
2 12 (32.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (13.51%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.70%) MySQL
4 1 (2.70%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.70%) Redis
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (24.32%) Visual Studio
2 8 (21.62%) JIRA
3 7 (18.92%) MSTest
3 7 (18.92%) Rhino Mocks
3 7 (18.92%) Moq
3 7 (18.92%) Eclipse
3 7 (18.92%) NUnit
3 7 (18.92%) Subversion
4 3 (8.11%) Git (software)
4 3 (8.11%) JUnit
5 2 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (18.92%) Marketing
2 2 (5.41%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 35 (94.59%) Developer
2 15 (40.54%) .NET Developer
3 10 (27.03%) Software Developer
4 7 (18.92%) Web Developer
5 6 (16.22%) Senior Developer
5 6 (16.22%) Java Developer
6 5 (13.51%) Senior Web Developer
7 4 (10.81%) Junior Developer
7 4 (10.81%) Graduate Developer
7 4 (10.81%) Junior Software Developer
7 4 (10.81%) Graduate
7 4 (10.81%) Junior
8 3 (8.11%) Applications Developer
8 3 (8.11%) Java Applications Developer
8 3 (8.11%) .NET Software Developer
9 2 (5.41%) Software Programmer
9 2 (5.41%) Analyst Programmer
9 2 (5.41%) Programmer
9 2 (5.41%) Software Engineer
9 2 (5.41%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (83.78%) .NET
2 20 (54.05%) ASP.NET
3 13 (35.14%) CSS
3 13 (35.14%) .NET Framework
4 10 (27.03%) Web Services
4 10 (27.03%) XML
4 10 (27.03%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (21.62%) WPF
5 8 (21.62%) WinForms
6 7 (18.92%) JSON
6 7 (18.92%) SOAP
6 7 (18.92%) GWT
6 7 (18.92%) Spring.NET
6 7 (18.92%) Castle Windsor
6 7 (18.92%) Ninject
6 7 (18.92%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 7 (18.92%) Unity DI Container
7 5 (13.51%) HTML
8 4 (10.81%) Ajax
8 4 (10.81%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (5.41%) Social Media
3 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.62%) Windows
2 3 (8.11%) Android
2 3 (8.11%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (75.68%) OO
2 15 (40.54%) MVC
3 13 (35.14%) TDD
3 13 (35.14%) Web Development
4 10 (27.03%) Unit Testing
4 10 (27.03%) OOP
4 10 (27.03%) User Stories
5 9 (24.32%) Pair Programming
5 9 (24.32%) Refactoring
6 8 (21.62%) Scrum
7 7 (18.92%) OOA/OOD
7 7 (18.92%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (18.92%) Kanban
7 7 (18.92%) Digital Marketing
7 7 (18.92%) Dependency Injection
7 7 (18.92%) MVVM
8 4 (10.81%) BDD
9 3 (8.11%) Memory Management
10 2 (5.41%) Search Engine Marketing
10 2 (5.41%) Display Advertising
Programming Languages
1 30 (81.08%) C#
2 22 (59.46%) SQL
3 13 (35.14%) Java
4 8 (21.62%) T-SQL
5 5 (13.51%) C
6 4 (10.81%) C++
7 3 (8.11%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) MCP
1 5 (13.51%) MCAD
1 5 (13.51%) MCSD
1 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (13.51%) MCTS
2 2 (5.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) SLA
Vendors
1 13 (35.14%) Microsoft
2 7 (18.92%) Google
3 1 (2.70%) Sitecore
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle
3 1 (2.70%) JBoss
Macclesfield
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Chester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago