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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 113 95 114
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +19
Permanent jobs citing OOD 7 30 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.41% 1.68% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 2.09% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 7 25 8
Average salary £27,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £33,100 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
1491 1433 1463
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 86.69% 80.01% 79.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1131 1056 1107
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 28 April 2015. 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
Wilmslow -3 2 £27,500 -21.42%
Warrington -12 1 £26,000 -35.00% 1
Chester - 1 £37,500 - 2
Northwich - 1 £32,500 -
OOD
North West

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 17 (100.00%) OO
2 10 (58.82%) Android
2 10 (58.82%) Apple iOS
3 8 (47.06%) Git (software)
3 8 (47.06%) Subversion
3 8 (47.06%) J2SE
3 8 (47.06%) JUnit
3 8 (47.06%) C
3 8 (47.06%) C++
3 8 (47.06%) Java
4 7 (41.18%) C#
4 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
5 6 (35.29%) AWT
5 6 (35.29%) HTTP
5 6 (35.29%) TCP/IP
5 6 (35.29%) HTTPS
5 6 (35.29%) MVC
5 6 (35.29%) .NET
5 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET
5 6 (35.29%) WCF
5 6 (35.29%) Memory Management
6 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (23.53%) Entity Framework
6 4 (23.53%) .NET Framework
6 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
6 4 (23.53%) CSS
6 4 (23.53%) IIS
6 4 (23.53%) N-Tier
6 4 (23.53%) VB.NET
6 4 (23.53%) JavaScript

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 4 (23.53%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) HTTP
1 6 (35.29%) TCP/IP
1 6 (35.29%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (47.06%) JUnit
1 8 (47.06%) Subversion
1 8 (47.06%) Git (software)
2 3 (17.65%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) Developer
2 8 (47.06%) Java Applications Developer
2 8 (47.06%) Applications Developer
2 8 (47.06%) Java Developer
3 4 (23.53%) .NET Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Software Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Software Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (11.76%) C# Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Junior Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Junior Software Developer
6 1 (5.88%) C# Web Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Trainee
6 1 (5.88%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Web Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Graduate
6 1 (5.88%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) J2SE
2 6 (35.29%) AWT
2 6 (35.29%) WCF
2 6 (35.29%) .NET
2 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET
3 4 (23.53%) CSS
3 4 (23.53%) .NET Framework
3 4 (23.53%) Entity Framework
3 4 (23.53%) HTML
3 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (11.76%) SOAP
4 2 (11.76%) Web Services
4 2 (11.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) N-Tier
2 2 (11.76%) STB
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) Android
1 10 (58.82%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) OO
2 6 (35.29%) MVC
2 6 (35.29%) Memory Management
3 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
4 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (11.76%) Scrum
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.88%) Web Development
5 1 (5.88%) UML
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) C++
1 8 (47.06%) Java
1 8 (47.06%) C
2 7 (41.18%) C#
3 4 (23.53%) VB.NET
3 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
4 2 (11.76%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
Chester, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £19000 - £25000 per annum + Pension, 25 Days Hol, Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £26,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent competitive package
Posted: 13 days ago