The table below looks at the statistics for OOA/OOD skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOA/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 Analysis and Design (OOA/OOD)
Rank 244 216 253
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +37
Permanent jobs citing OOA/OOD 8 24 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.11% 0.36% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.45% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 7 20 6
Average salary £51,500 £58,750 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.34% -2.08%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
OOA/OOD
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5884 5317 6597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 81.35% 80.52% 76.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4681 4281 5674
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

OOA/OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

OOA/OOD Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

OOA/OOD
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OOA/OOD across the East of England region.

OOA/OOD Salary Trend in the East of England

OOA/OOD
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OOA/OOD across the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

OOA/OOD Salary Histogram in the East of England

OOA/OOD
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOA/OOD within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 January 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
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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
Cambridgeshire +3 3 £40,500 -4.70%
Bedfordshire 0 2 £51,500 +6.18%
Hertfordshire -19 2 £75,000 +15.38%
Essex - 1 £85,000 -
OOA/OOD
England

OOA/OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the East of England region citing OOA/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 OOA/OOD.

1 28 (90.32%) OO
2 18 (58.06%) SOA
3 16 (51.61%) Web Services
4 14 (45.16%) Linux
5 13 (41.94%) Windows
5 13 (41.94%) Java
6 12 (38.71%) SQL
6 12 (38.71%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (35.48%) Oracle
8 10 (32.26%) J2EE
8 10 (32.26%) WebLogic
8 10 (32.26%) CSS
8 10 (32.26%) C++
8 10 (32.26%) HTML
8 10 (32.26%) UNIX
8 10 (32.26%) HTML5
8 10 (32.26%) MVC
9 9 (29.03%) Finance
9 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (29.03%) Software Engineering
9 9 (29.03%) Degree
9 9 (29.03%) JMS
9 9 (29.03%) CSS3
9 9 (29.03%) Performance Tuning
10 8 (25.81%) Solaris
10 8 (25.81%) XML
11 7 (22.58%) HPUX
11 7 (22.58%) ITIL
11 7 (22.58%) Change Management
11 7 (22.58%) Disaster Recovery

OOA/OOD
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the East of England region citing OOA/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 OOA/OOD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (32.26%) WebLogic
2 7 (22.58%) WebLogic Portal
3 2 (6.45%) JBoss
3 2 (6.45%) WebSphere
3 2 (6.45%) Mule
4 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.23%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) PeopleSoft Financials
Communications & Networking
1 6 (19.35%) ATM
1 6 (19.35%) SNMP
2 4 (12.90%) IPv4
2 4 (12.90%) IPv6
2 4 (12.90%) SAN
2 4 (12.90%) Firewall
2 4 (12.90%) NAS
3 1 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.90%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (6.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.45%) Eclipse
2 2 (6.45%) Subversion
3 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.23%) Moq
3 1 (3.23%) PeopleTools
General
1 9 (29.03%) Finance
2 6 (19.35%) Military
2 6 (19.35%) Avionics
3 4 (12.90%) Banking
4 2 (6.45%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Software Engineer
2 7 (22.58%) Developer
2 7 (22.58%) Architect
3 6 (19.35%) Technical Architect
4 2 (6.45%) Senior Developer
4 2 (6.45%) Applications Support
4 2 (6.45%) Java Developer
4 2 (6.45%) Head of Development
4 2 (6.45%) C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) PHP Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (3.23%) C# Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (51.61%) Web Services
2 10 (32.26%) HTML
2 10 (32.26%) J2EE
2 10 (32.26%) CSS
2 10 (32.26%) HTML5
3 9 (29.03%) CSS3
3 9 (29.03%) JMS
4 8 (25.81%) XML
5 6 (19.35%) .NET
5 6 (19.35%) SOAP
5 6 (19.35%) REST
6 5 (16.13%) .NET Framework
7 4 (12.90%) Ajax
8 2 (6.45%) XML Schema
8 2 (6.45%) Hibernate
8 2 (6.45%) Spring
8 2 (6.45%) XSL
8 2 (6.45%) Java EE
8 2 (6.45%) Zend Framework
8 2 (6.45%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) FMCG
2 6 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (19.35%) Device Driver
3 4 (12.90%) N-Tier
3 4 (12.90%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (9.68%) Computer Science
5 2 (6.45%) Data Integration
5 2 (6.45%) GIS
5 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
5 2 (6.45%) Algorithms
6 1 (3.23%) Clustering
6 1 (3.23%) Mathematics
6 1 (3.23%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 14 (45.16%) Linux
2 13 (41.94%) Windows
3 10 (32.26%) UNIX
4 8 (25.81%) Solaris
5 7 (22.58%) HPUX
6 1 (3.23%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (90.32%) OO
2 18 (58.06%) SOA
3 12 (38.71%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (32.26%) MVC
5 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (29.03%) Software Engineering
5 9 (29.03%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (22.58%) Root Cause Analysis
6 7 (22.58%) TDD
6 7 (22.58%) Business Continuity
6 7 (22.58%) Problem Management
6 7 (22.58%) Change Management
6 7 (22.58%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (22.58%) ITIL
7 6 (19.35%) Data Modelling
7 6 (19.35%) Technical Architecture
8 5 (16.13%) Performance Testing
8 5 (16.13%) Unit Testing
9 4 (12.90%) Manual Testing
9 4 (12.90%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (41.94%) Java
2 12 (38.71%) SQL
3 10 (32.26%) C++
4 6 (19.35%) Python
4 6 (19.35%) MATLAB
5 3 (9.68%) JavaScript
6 2 (6.45%) C
6 2 (6.45%) XQuery
6 2 (6.45%) PHP
6 2 (6.45%) XPath
7 1 (3.23%) C#
7 1 (3.23%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (29.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (22.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 6 (19.35%) IEC 61508
2 6 (19.35%) DO-178B
3 4 (12.90%) Data Quality
4 2 (6.45%) QA
System Software
1 4 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (12.90%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 11 (35.48%) Oracle
2 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.90%) VMware
3 2 (6.45%) Zend
4 1 (3.23%) Atlassian
4 1 (3.23%) Sun
4 1 (3.23%) Sybase
4 1 (3.23%) PeopleSoft