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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 150 125 97
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -28
Permanent jobs citing OOD 111 137 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.42% 1.85% 2.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.81% 2.42% 3.59%
Number of salaries quoted 73 127 224
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
6141 5670 6692
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 78.66% 76.77% 74.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4968 4775 5664
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 20 August 2014.

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 20 August 2014. 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 +2 75 £44,000 +3.52% 6
Hertfordshire -20 14 £30,000 -7.69% 2
Essex -5 9 £38,750 -34.59%
Bedfordshire -10 9 £52,500 +10.52% 1
Norfolk +10 2 £23,000 -42.50%
Suffolk -3 2 £35,000 -22.22% 2
OOD
England

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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.

1 235 (89.35%) OO
2 122 (46.39%) .NET
3 121 (46.01%) Java
4 116 (44.11%) C#
4 116 (44.11%) SQL
5 81 (30.80%) JavaScript
6 73 (27.76%) Software Engineering
7 71 (27.00%) SQL Server
7 71 (27.00%) ASP.NET
8 70 (26.62%) Windows
9 66 (25.10%) HTML
9 66 (25.10%) Agile Software Development
10 63 (23.95%) TDD
10 63 (23.95%) Degree
10 63 (23.95%) Linux
11 58 (22.05%) Microsoft
12 57 (21.67%) Python
13 56 (21.29%) Subversion
13 56 (21.29%) Multithreading
14 55 (20.91%) Oracle
15 54 (20.53%) C++
16 53 (20.15%) Web Services
16 53 (20.15%) Scrum
17 52 (19.77%) Finance
18 51 (19.39%) .NET Framework
18 51 (19.39%) Computer Science
18 51 (19.39%) CSS
19 49 (18.63%) WCF
20 48 (18.25%) SQL Server 2008
21 44 (16.73%) WinForms

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 33 (12.55%) SharePoint
2 30 (11.41%) Tomcat
3 16 (6.08%) Apache
4 6 (2.28%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (1.52%) IIS
5 4 (1.52%) CMS
6 3 (1.14%) IBM HTTP Server
7 2 (0.76%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.76%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.38%) GlassFish
Applications
1 21 (7.98%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.38%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 4 (1.52%) Oracle CRM
1 4 (1.52%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 14 (5.32%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (2.28%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (1.52%) Responsys
4 1 (0.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (7.98%) Internet
2 11 (4.18%) Intranet
3 7 (2.66%) 3GPP
4 6 (2.28%) Wireless
5 5 (1.90%) FTP
5 5 (1.90%) HTTP
6 4 (1.52%) SMS
6 4 (1.52%) Ethernet
6 4 (1.52%) 2G
6 4 (1.52%) 3G
6 4 (1.52%) LTE
7 3 (1.14%) 4G
7 3 (1.14%) 802.11
7 3 (1.14%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (1.14%) UMTS
7 3 (1.14%) GPRS
7 3 (1.14%) GSM
8 1 (0.38%) DHCP
8 1 (0.38%) WEP
8 1 (0.38%) RNC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (27.00%) SQL Server
2 48 (18.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 35 (13.31%) Relational Database
4 20 (7.60%) SQL Server 2005
5 18 (6.84%) NoSQL
6 12 (4.56%) Oracle Database
7 11 (4.18%) MySQL
8 9 (3.42%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (2.66%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (2.28%) Big Data
11 5 (1.90%) RDBMS
12 3 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database 11g
13 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 56 (21.29%) Subversion
2 39 (14.83%) Visual Studio
3 36 (13.69%) Team Foundation Server
4 19 (7.22%) Moq
5 18 (6.84%) Git (software)
6 7 (2.66%) NUnit
6 7 (2.66%) Jenkins
7 5 (1.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 5 (1.90%) Eclipse
7 5 (1.90%) Maven
8 4 (1.52%) NetBeans
8 4 (1.52%) Rhino Mocks
9 3 (1.14%) JUnit
9 3 (1.14%) Xcode
10 2 (0.76%) Microsoft Blend
11 1 (0.38%) Valgrind
11 1 (0.38%) MSBuild
11 1 (0.38%) CruiseControl
11 1 (0.38%) Bugzilla
General
1 52 (19.77%) Finance
2 20 (7.60%) Marketing
3 18 (6.84%) Games
4 10 (3.80%) Retail
5 5 (1.90%) Advertising
6 4 (1.52%) Publishing
6 4 (1.52%) Automotive
7 3 (1.14%) Electronics
7 3 (1.14%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.76%) Banking
9 1 (0.38%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 178 (67.68%) Developer
2 49 (18.63%) Software Developer
3 40 (15.21%) Senior Developer
4 37 (14.07%) C# Developer
5 34 (12.93%) C# .NET Developer
6 33 (12.55%) .NET Developer
7 27 (10.27%) Software Engineer
8 20 (7.60%) Analyst
9 19 (7.22%) Java Developer
10 17 (6.46%) Lead Developer
10 17 (6.46%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 16 (6.08%) ASP.NET Developer
11 16 (6.08%) Technical Leader
12 15 (5.70%) C++ Developer
12 15 (5.70%) Web Developer
12 15 (5.70%) Technical Developer
13 13 (4.94%) Mobile Developer
14 12 (4.56%) Architect
14 12 (4.56%) Senior Software Developer
15 11 (4.18%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 122 (46.39%) .NET
2 71 (27.00%) ASP.NET
3 66 (25.10%) HTML
4 53 (20.15%) Web Services
5 51 (19.39%) CSS
5 51 (19.39%) .NET Framework
6 49 (18.63%) WCF
7 44 (16.73%) WinForms
8 38 (14.45%) WPF
8 38 (14.45%) jQuery
8 38 (14.45%) HTML5
9 34 (12.93%) XML
10 25 (9.51%) LINQ
11 22 (8.37%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 19 (7.22%) Silverlight
13 16 (6.08%) Ajax
13 16 (6.08%) ADO.NET
14 13 (4.94%) Spring
14 13 (4.94%) ASP.NET MVC
15 11 (4.18%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 51 (19.39%) Computer Science
2 30 (11.41%) N-Tier
3 27 (10.27%) Mathematics
4 18 (6.84%) Open Source
4 18 (6.84%) Mobile App
5 15 (5.70%) Informatics
6 14 (5.32%) Wiki
7 11 (4.18%) Physics
8 10 (3.80%) Statistics
9 8 (3.04%) Client/Server
10 6 (2.28%) Internet of Things
11 5 (1.90%) Social Media
12 4 (1.52%) Learning Management System
12 4 (1.52%) E-Learning
12 4 (1.52%) SCORM
13 3 (1.14%) Cryptography
13 3 (1.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 3 (1.14%) ASIC
13 3 (1.14%) Mainframe
13 3 (1.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 70 (26.62%) Windows
2 63 (23.95%) Linux
3 40 (15.21%) UNIX
4 27 (10.27%) Solaris
5 19 (7.22%) Apple iOS
6 18 (6.84%) Android
7 7 (2.66%) Windows Mobile
8 6 (2.28%) Windows Phone 8
8 6 (2.28%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.38%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.38%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.38%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.38%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 235 (89.35%) OO
2 73 (27.76%) Software Engineering
3 66 (25.10%) Agile Software Development
4 63 (23.95%) TDD
5 56 (21.29%) Multithreading
6 53 (20.15%) Scrum
7 44 (16.73%) MVC
8 33 (12.55%) E-Commerce
9 24 (9.13%) OOP
9 24 (9.13%) Web Development
10 22 (8.37%) Project Management
11 19 (7.22%) Continuous Integration
12 17 (6.46%) Business Analysis
13 16 (6.08%) Unit Testing
13 16 (6.08%) Web Application Development
14 15 (5.70%) SOA
14 15 (5.70%) Extreme Programming
15 13 (4.94%) Domain-Driven Design
16 12 (4.56%) Product Management
17 11 (4.18%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 121 (46.01%) Java
2 116 (44.11%) C#
2 116 (44.11%) SQL
3 81 (30.80%) JavaScript
4 57 (21.67%) Python
5 54 (20.53%) C++
6 40 (15.21%) T-SQL
7 39 (14.83%) PHP
8 35 (13.31%) Perl
9 33 (12.55%) C
10 17 (6.46%) Objective-C
11 16 (6.08%) Ruby
12 7 (2.66%) VB.NET
13 5 (1.90%) PL/SQL
13 5 (1.90%) Haskell
13 5 (1.90%) Scala
13 5 (1.90%) Bash Shell
13 5 (1.90%) R
13 5 (1.90%) Golang
13 5 (1.90%) AWK
Qualifications
1 63 (23.95%) Degree
2 7 (2.66%) PhD
3 3 (1.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (7.60%) QA
Systems Management
1 11 (4.18%) MOM
2 2 (0.76%) Puppet
2 2 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 58 (22.05%) Microsoft
2 55 (20.91%) Oracle
3 27 (10.27%) Sun
4 13 (4.94%) Sybase
5 9 (3.42%) JBoss
6 4 (1.52%) SAP
6 4 (1.52%) JD Edwards
7 2 (0.76%) MKS
7 2 (0.76%) Zend
7 2 (0.76%) Symbian
8 1 (0.38%) Twitter
8 1 (0.38%) Cognos
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