The table below looks at the statistics for OOD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 53 49 40
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -9
Permanent jobs citing OOD 6 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 1.47% 1.88% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.73% 2.52% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 1
Average salary £36,000 £34,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -31.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
OOD
South 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 Devon region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
347 318 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 85.26% 74.82% 67.33%
Number of salaries quoted 266 262 134
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

OOD
Salary Trend in Devon

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

OOD Salary Trend in Devon

OOD
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOD within the Devon region over the 3 months to 3 September 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
Barnstaple -7 4 £36,000 +4.34%
Exeter - 2 - -
OOD
South West

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Devon 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 30 (100.00%) Java
2 29 (96.67%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (96.67%) Spring
3 28 (93.33%) TDD
3 28 (93.33%) Scrum
3 28 (93.33%) OOP
4 27 (90.00%) MySQL
4 27 (90.00%) Software Engineering
4 27 (90.00%) Apache Camel
5 25 (83.33%) Apache CXF
5 25 (83.33%) SQL
6 24 (80.00%) Procedural Programming
7 22 (73.33%) OO
8 20 (66.67%) Web Services
9 19 (63.33%) JUnit
10 18 (60.00%) C#
10 18 (60.00%) Retail
10 18 (60.00%) Mathematics
11 13 (43.33%) BDD
12 12 (40.00%) Git (software)
12 12 (40.00%) J2EE
13 11 (36.67%) Pair Programming
13 11 (36.67%) MVC
13 11 (36.67%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (36.67%) JSON
13 11 (36.67%) Spring MVC
13 11 (36.67%) REST
13 11 (36.67%) hybris
14 9 (30.00%) Degree
14 9 (30.00%) C++

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Devon 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (90.00%) MySQL
2 2 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.33%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 19 (63.33%) JUnit
2 12 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 7 (23.33%) Selenium
3 7 (23.33%) FitNesse
4 2 (6.67%) Jenkins
4 2 (6.67%) IntelliJ
4 2 (6.67%) Maven
4 2 (6.67%) JIRA
General
1 18 (60.00%) Retail
2 2 (6.67%) Games
3 1 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (83.33%) Software Engineer
2 7 (23.33%) Graduate
2 7 (23.33%) Trainee Software Engineer
2 7 (23.33%) Trainee
2 7 (23.33%) Graduate Software Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Software Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Java Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (96.67%) Spring
2 27 (90.00%) Apache Camel
3 25 (83.33%) Apache CXF
4 20 (66.67%) Web Services
5 12 (40.00%) J2EE
6 11 (36.67%) JSON
6 11 (36.67%) Spring MVC
6 11 (36.67%) REST
7 9 (30.00%) HTML
8 7 (23.33%) .NET
8 7 (23.33%) CSS
8 7 (23.33%) Java EE
9 2 (6.67%) AngularJS
9 2 (6.67%) ActiveMQ
9 2 (6.67%) RESTful
9 2 (6.67%) HTML5
10 1 (3.33%) WPF
10 1 (3.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 18 (60.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (96.67%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (93.33%) TDD
2 28 (93.33%) OOP
2 28 (93.33%) Scrum
3 27 (90.00%) Software Engineering
4 24 (80.00%) Procedural Programming
5 22 (73.33%) OO
6 13 (43.33%) BDD
7 11 (36.67%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (36.67%) Pair Programming
7 11 (36.67%) MVC
8 7 (23.33%) Product Management
9 3 (10.00%) Mentoring
10 2 (6.67%) Software Delivery
10 2 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
10 2 (6.67%) Web Design
10 2 (6.67%) Automation Testing
11 1 (3.33%) Project Management
11 1 (3.33%) User Stories
11 1 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) Java
2 25 (83.33%) SQL
3 18 (60.00%) C#
4 9 (30.00%) C++
5 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (30.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (36.67%) hybris
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle
2 2 (6.67%) Cisco
2 2 (6.67%) IBM
2 2 (6.67%) VMware
2 2 (6.67%) Google