The table below looks at the statistics for OOD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Durham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 23 25 18
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Permanent jobs citing OOD 1 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 0.88% 3.88% 5.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.08% 6.10% 6.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 3
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +27.45%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
OOD
North East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Durham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
93 82 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 82.30% 63.57% 77.97%
Number of salaries quoted 66 67 35
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +3.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

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

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

OOD
Salary Trend in Durham

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

OOD Salary Trend in Durham

OOD
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Durham 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) NUnit
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) MSTest
3 1 (33.33%) Moq
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 2
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) VB
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Durham 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) NUnit
1 1 (33.33%) MSTest
1 1 (33.33%) Moq
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) C# Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Team Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Development Team Leader
2 1 (33.33%) PHP Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 2
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VB
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft