The table below looks at the statistics for 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 OOD over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 169 135 136
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +1
Permanent jobs citing OOD 95 167 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.26% 1.94% 1.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.57% 2.48% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 85 135 145
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £33,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
6035 6735 6567
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 79.79% 78.20% 76.82%
Number of salaries quoted 4902 5534 5660
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

OOD
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

OOD Salary Trend in the East of England

OOD
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OOD across the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

OOD Salary Histogram in the East of England

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 OOD within the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 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
Cambridgeshire -20 45 £40,000 -11.11% 14
Hertfordshire +15 34 £60,000 +84.61% 5
Essex -7 6 £47,500 -9.52% 2
Bedfordshire -19 4 £48,750 +2.63%
Suffolk - 4 £37,500 - 1
Norfolk +1 2 £32,500 -31.57%
OOD
England

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

1 144 (72.00%) OO
2 113 (56.50%) Agile Software Development
3 104 (52.00%) HTML
4 103 (51.50%) C#
5 102 (51.00%) .NET
6 95 (47.50%) SQL
7 94 (47.00%) Scrum
8 87 (43.50%) JavaScript
9 84 (42.00%) TDD
10 81 (40.50%) CSS
11 79 (39.50%) Software Engineering
12 78 (39.00%) ASP.NET
13 76 (38.00%) MVC
14 75 (37.50%) XML
15 71 (35.50%) Microsoft
16 63 (31.50%) Degree
17 62 (31.00%) Java
18 60 (30.00%) C++
18 60 (30.00%) Oracle
18 60 (30.00%) Computer Science
19 59 (29.50%) WCF
20 54 (27.00%) SQL Server
21 53 (26.50%) jQuery
21 53 (26.50%) ASP.NET MVC
22 52 (26.00%) Team Foundation Server
23 51 (25.50%) Ajax
23 51 (25.50%) Windows
24 50 (25.00%) Web Services
24 50 (25.00%) MS Excel
25 49 (24.50%) HTML5

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 45 (22.50%) SharePoint
2 8 (4.00%) Tomcat
3 5 (2.50%) IIS
3 5 (2.50%) JBoss
3 5 (2.50%) OpenStack
4 4 (2.00%) WebSphere
4 4 (2.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 50 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.00%) SaaS
2 3 (1.50%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 13 (6.50%) Ethernet
2 13 (6.50%) ZigBee
3 10 (5.00%) Wireless
3 10 (5.00%) Bluetooth
4 2 (1.00%) DNS
5 1 (0.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (27.00%) SQL Server
2 38 (19.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 30 (15.00%) Relational Database
4 22 (11.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (3.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (3.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (3.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (2.50%) MySQL
7 5 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (2.50%) RDBMS
7 5 (2.50%) MariaDB
7 5 (2.50%) CouchDB
7 5 (2.50%) MongoDB
7 5 (2.50%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (2.50%) Neo4j
8 4 (2.00%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 52 (26.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 42 (21.00%) NUnit
3 39 (19.50%) Visual Studio
4 38 (19.00%) Selenium
5 34 (17.00%) TeamCity
6 30 (15.00%) Git (software)
7 20 (10.00%) JUnit
8 18 (9.00%) Eclipse
9 9 (4.50%) Rhino Mocks
9 9 (4.50%) Moq
10 5 (2.50%) Subversion
11 1 (0.50%) PowerBuilder
11 1 (0.50%) Xcode
11 1 (0.50%) Android Studio
General
1 19 (9.50%) Finance
2 13 (6.50%) Back Office
3 9 (4.50%) Electronics
4 7 (3.50%) Retail
5 5 (2.50%) Games
6 4 (2.00%) Marketing
7 3 (1.50%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.00%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 148 (74.00%) Developer
2 74 (37.00%) Software Engineer
3 66 (33.00%) .NET Developer
4 57 (28.50%) Senior Developer
5 49 (24.50%) C# Developer
6 47 (23.50%) C# .NET Developer
7 44 (22.00%) Senior .NET Developer
8 41 (20.50%) Senior C# Developer
9 40 (20.00%) Software Developer
10 35 (17.50%) Web Developer
11 27 (13.50%) ASP.NET Developer
12 26 (13.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
12 26 (13.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 24 (12.00%) Graduate
14 23 (11.50%) .NET Web Developer
14 23 (11.50%) Graduate Software Engineer
15 20 (10.00%) Java Developer
15 20 (10.00%) C# Software Engineer
16 19 (9.50%) C# Web Developer
17 18 (9.00%) Senior .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (52.00%) HTML
2 102 (51.00%) .NET
3 81 (40.50%) CSS
4 78 (39.00%) ASP.NET
5 75 (37.50%) XML
6 59 (29.50%) WCF
7 53 (26.50%) jQuery
7 53 (26.50%) ASP.NET MVC
8 51 (25.50%) Ajax
9 50 (25.00%) Web Services
10 49 (24.50%) Silverlight
10 49 (24.50%) HTML5
11 37 (18.50%) CSS3
11 37 (18.50%) WinForms
11 37 (18.50%) XSLT
12 36 (18.00%) .NET Framework
13 32 (16.00%) WebSockets
14 26 (13.00%) WPF
15 25 (12.50%) Entity Framework
16 24 (12.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 60 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 24 (12.00%) N-Tier
3 20 (10.00%) Open Source
4 18 (9.00%) Robotics
4 18 (9.00%) Mechatronics
5 17 (8.50%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (7.00%) Mathematics
7 13 (6.50%) EFT
8 9 (4.50%) Management Information System
9 6 (3.00%) Mobile App
10 5 (2.50%) Algorithms
10 5 (2.50%) Kindle
10 5 (2.50%) Wiki
10 5 (2.50%) Informatics
10 5 (2.50%) Physics
10 5 (2.50%) Artificial Intelligence
10 5 (2.50%) Statistics
11 3 (1.50%) Mainframe
11 3 (1.50%) VHDL
11 3 (1.50%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 51 (25.50%) Windows
2 29 (14.50%) Linux
3 21 (10.50%) UNIX
4 7 (3.50%) Apple iOS
5 6 (3.00%) Android
6 4 (2.00%) Solaris
7 2 (1.00%) Mac OS X
7 2 (1.00%) VxWorks
8 1 (0.50%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (72.00%) OO
2 113 (56.50%) Agile Software Development
3 94 (47.00%) Scrum
4 84 (42.00%) TDD
5 79 (39.50%) Software Engineering
6 76 (38.00%) MVC
7 48 (24.00%) Multithreading
8 43 (21.50%) Web Development
9 37 (18.50%) SOA
10 36 (18.00%) Mobile Development
11 32 (16.00%) Low Latency
12 18 (9.00%) E-Commerce
13 15 (7.50%) Business Development
13 15 (7.50%) Domain-Driven Design
14 13 (6.50%) User Stories
15 11 (5.50%) Project Planning
16 8 (4.00%) Extreme Programming
16 8 (4.00%) Mentoring
16 8 (4.00%) Unit Testing
17 6 (3.00%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 103 (51.50%) C#
2 95 (47.50%) SQL
3 87 (43.50%) JavaScript
4 62 (31.00%) Java
5 60 (30.00%) C++
6 44 (22.00%) C
7 40 (20.00%) Python
8 36 (18.00%) PL/SQL
9 34 (17.00%) Objective-C
10 32 (16.00%) T-SQL
11 15 (7.50%) VB.NET
12 12 (6.00%) Ruby
13 9 (4.50%) VB
14 8 (4.00%) PHP
15 7 (3.50%) TypeScript
16 5 (2.50%) Perl
16 5 (2.50%) Haskell
16 5 (2.50%) R
16 5 (2.50%) Go
17 4 (2.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 63 (31.50%) Degree
2 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.50%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.50%) QA
2 13 (6.50%) ISO 8583
3 6 (3.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (6.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.50%) KVM
2 5 (2.50%) Docker
2 5 (2.50%) LXC
2 5 (2.50%) Slurm Workload Manager
2 5 (2.50%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (4.50%) MOM
2 5 (2.50%) Mesos
Vendors
1 71 (35.50%) Microsoft
2 60 (30.00%) Oracle
3 13 (6.50%) VMware
4 5 (2.50%) Pegasus
4 5 (2.50%) WorldPay
5 4 (2.00%) Sun
6 1 (0.50%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.50%) Sybase
6 1 (0.50%) SAP
6 1 (0.50%) Symbian
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