The table below looks at the statistics for OOD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 62 55 48
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -7
Permanent jobs citing OOD 4 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.67% 1.43% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.88% 2.06% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 3
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
OOD
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
452 389 336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 75.84% 69.34% 79.06%
Number of salaries quoted 378 306 297
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £28,150 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,250 £75,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

OOD
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

OOD Salary Trend in Coventry

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) OO
2 8 (57.14%) HTML
3 7 (50.00%) SQL
3 7 (50.00%) .NET
3 7 (50.00%) C#
4 6 (42.86%) UML
4 6 (42.86%) PhD
4 6 (42.86%) Visual Studio
4 6 (42.86%) Aerospace
4 6 (42.86%) Automotive
4 6 (42.86%) 3D Graphics
4 6 (42.86%) Games
4 6 (42.86%) Mathematics
4 6 (42.86%) Physics
4 6 (42.86%) Computer Science
4 6 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (35.71%) jQuery
6 4 (28.57%) Refactoring
6 4 (28.57%) Symfony
6 4 (28.57%) Moodle
6 4 (28.57%) OO PHP
6 4 (28.57%) Java
6 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
6 4 (28.57%) PHP
6 4 (28.57%) J2EE
6 4 (28.57%) MySQL
6 4 (28.57%) MVC
6 4 (28.57%) XML
6 4 (28.57%) CSS

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 (28.57%) Moodle
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) NetWeaver
2 1 (7.14%) SAP Portal
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) MySQL
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) DB2
2 1 (7.14%) MaxDB
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Visual Studio
1 6 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (14.29%) PHPUnit
2 2 (14.29%) Subversion
2 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 1 (7.14%) Xcode
General
1 6 (42.86%) Aerospace
1 6 (42.86%) Automotive
1 6 (42.86%) Games
2 3 (21.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) C# Developer
2 6 (42.86%) C# Software Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Agile C# Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Software Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Research Scientist
3 4 (28.57%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Senior Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 4 (28.57%) PHP Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Senior J2EE Developer
4 3 (21.43%) J2EE Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (14.29%) MySQL Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Senior SAP Developer
6 1 (7.14%) SAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) HTML
2 7 (50.00%) .NET
3 5 (35.71%) jQuery
4 4 (28.57%) Symfony
4 4 (28.57%) XML
4 4 (28.57%) J2EE
4 4 (28.57%) CSS
5 3 (21.43%) JSP
5 3 (21.43%) Servlets
5 3 (21.43%) Struts
5 3 (21.43%) XSLT
5 3 (21.43%) J2SE
6 1 (7.14%) Web Dynpro
6 1 (7.14%) Silverlight
6 1 (7.14%) Java EE 5
6 1 (7.14%) HTML5
6 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
6 1 (7.14%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) 3D Graphics
1 6 (42.86%) Mathematics
1 6 (42.86%) Physics
1 6 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Android
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Phone 7
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) OO
3 6 (42.86%) UML
4 4 (28.57%) MVC
4 4 (28.57%) Refactoring
4 4 (28.57%) OO PHP
5 3 (21.43%) TDD
5 3 (21.43%) Scrum
6 2 (14.29%) Migration
6 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
7 1 (7.14%) Product Management
7 1 (7.14%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) C#
1 7 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (28.57%) Java
2 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 4 (28.57%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) PhD
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle
1 1 (7.14%) Sybase
1 1 (7.14%) SAP
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft