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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 187 142 121
Rank change year-on-year
-45 -21
Permanent jobs citing OOD 82 149 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.13% 1.89% 1.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.41% 2.40% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 71 115 151
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,289
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
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
5813 6218 6455
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 80.06% 78.71% 76.44%
Number of salaries quoted 4661 5094 5519
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -0.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +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 27 March 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 27 March 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 -10 44 £38,564 -14.30% 12
Hertfordshire +16 31 £60,000 +53.84% 3
Bedfordshire -25 3 £50,000 +5.26% 3
Norfolk -1 2 £32,500 -31.57%
Essex -12 2 £45,000 -18.18%
OOD
England

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 158 (72.81%) OO
2 125 (57.60%) Agile Software Development
3 118 (54.38%) C#
4 116 (53.46%) .NET
5 105 (48.39%) SQL
5 105 (48.39%) HTML
6 95 (43.78%) Scrum
7 90 (41.47%) JavaScript
7 90 (41.47%) TDD
8 87 (40.09%) Microsoft
9 86 (39.63%) Software Engineering
10 84 (38.71%) CSS
11 83 (38.25%) ASP.NET
12 80 (36.87%) MVC
13 73 (33.64%) Java
14 70 (32.26%) XML
15 66 (30.41%) Degree
16 63 (29.03%) Oracle
17 62 (28.57%) WCF
18 61 (28.11%) Computer Science
19 60 (27.65%) Web Services
19 60 (27.65%) SharePoint
20 58 (26.73%) C++
20 58 (26.73%) ASP.NET MVC
21 56 (25.81%) MS Excel
21 56 (25.81%) Windows
22 55 (25.35%) jQuery
23 54 (24.88%) Multithreading
24 53 (24.42%) Silverlight
25 52 (23.96%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 60 (27.65%) SharePoint
2 12 (5.53%) Tomcat
3 11 (5.07%) JBoss
4 8 (3.69%) IIS
5 5 (2.30%) OpenStack
6 3 (1.38%) WebSphere
6 3 (1.38%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.46%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 56 (25.81%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.92%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.46%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.46%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (10.14%) TCP/IP
2 13 (5.99%) Ethernet
2 13 (5.99%) ZigBee
3 10 (4.61%) Bluetooth
3 10 (4.61%) Wireless
4 4 (1.84%) Internet
5 3 (1.38%) Intranet
6 2 (0.92%) DNS
7 1 (0.46%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (23.96%) SQL Server
2 40 (18.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 35 (16.13%) Relational Database
4 25 (11.52%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (4.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (2.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (2.30%) MySQL
7 5 (2.30%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (2.30%) MariaDB
7 5 (2.30%) CouchDB
7 5 (2.30%) MongoDB
7 5 (2.30%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (2.30%) Neo4j
8 4 (1.84%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (1.84%) RDBMS
8 4 (1.84%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 48 (22.12%) Team Foundation Server
2 44 (20.28%) NUnit
3 40 (18.43%) Visual Studio
3 40 (18.43%) Selenium
4 36 (16.59%) TeamCity
5 33 (15.21%) Git (software)
6 19 (8.76%) JUnit
7 17 (7.83%) Eclipse
8 12 (5.53%) Moq
9 11 (5.07%) Rhino Mocks
10 7 (3.23%) Subversion
11 1 (0.46%) PowerBuilder
General
1 18 (8.29%) Finance
2 13 (5.99%) Back Office
3 10 (4.61%) Electronics
4 9 (4.15%) Retail
5 6 (2.76%) Marketing
6 5 (2.30%) Games
7 3 (1.38%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.38%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.92%) Banking
9 1 (0.46%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 160 (73.73%) Developer
2 77 (35.48%) Software Engineer
3 71 (32.72%) .NET Developer
4 65 (29.95%) C# Developer
5 63 (29.03%) C# .NET Developer
6 54 (24.88%) Senior Developer
7 43 (19.82%) Senior .NET Developer
8 42 (19.35%) Software Developer
9 41 (18.89%) Senior C# Developer
10 33 (15.21%) Web Developer
11 31 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
11 31 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 26 (11.98%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
13 22 (10.14%) Graduate
14 21 (9.68%) C# Software Engineer
14 21 (9.68%) Graduate Software Engineer
15 20 (9.22%) C# Web Developer
15 20 (9.22%) .NET Web Developer
16 19 (8.76%) Senior Software Engineer
16 19 (8.76%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (53.46%) .NET
2 105 (48.39%) HTML
3 84 (38.71%) CSS
4 83 (38.25%) ASP.NET
5 70 (32.26%) XML
6 62 (28.57%) WCF
7 60 (27.65%) Web Services
8 58 (26.73%) ASP.NET MVC
9 55 (25.35%) jQuery
10 53 (24.42%) Silverlight
11 47 (21.66%) HTML5
12 46 (21.20%) Ajax
13 44 (20.28%) .NET Framework
14 41 (18.89%) WinForms
15 38 (17.51%) CSS3
16 33 (15.21%) XSLT
17 30 (13.82%) WPF
17 30 (13.82%) WebSockets
18 29 (13.36%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 23 (10.60%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 61 (28.11%) Computer Science
2 25 (11.52%) N-Tier
2 25 (11.52%) Open Source
3 19 (8.76%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (6.45%) Robotics
4 14 (6.45%) Mechatronics
4 14 (6.45%) Mathematics
5 13 (5.99%) EFT
6 11 (5.07%) Management Information System
7 8 (3.69%) Wiki
8 6 (2.76%) Kindle
9 5 (2.30%) Algorithms
9 5 (2.30%) Informatics
9 5 (2.30%) Artificial Intelligence
9 5 (2.30%) Statistics
9 5 (2.30%) Physics
10 4 (1.84%) Mainframe
10 4 (1.84%) Mobile App
11 3 (1.38%) VHDL
12 2 (0.92%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 56 (25.81%) Windows
2 31 (14.29%) Linux
3 24 (11.06%) UNIX
4 10 (4.61%) Solaris
5 7 (3.23%) Apple iOS
6 6 (2.76%) Android
7 4 (1.84%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.92%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (72.81%) OO
2 125 (57.60%) Agile Software Development
3 95 (43.78%) Scrum
4 90 (41.47%) TDD
5 86 (39.63%) Software Engineering
6 80 (36.87%) MVC
7 54 (24.88%) Multithreading
8 48 (22.12%) Web Development
9 33 (15.21%) SOA
10 30 (13.82%) Low Latency
11 21 (9.68%) E-Commerce
12 16 (7.37%) Business Development
13 14 (6.45%) User Stories
13 14 (6.45%) Domain-Driven Design
14 13 (5.99%) Project Planning
15 11 (5.07%) Mentoring
16 10 (4.61%) ITIL
17 9 (4.15%) Web Application Development
18 8 (3.69%) OOP
18 8 (3.69%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 118 (54.38%) C#
2 105 (48.39%) SQL
3 90 (41.47%) JavaScript
4 73 (33.64%) Java
5 58 (26.73%) C++
6 38 (17.51%) C
6 38 (17.51%) Python
7 36 (16.59%) Objective-C
7 36 (16.59%) T-SQL
8 34 (15.67%) PL/SQL
9 12 (5.53%) Ruby
10 11 (5.07%) VB.NET
11 10 (4.61%) VB
12 8 (3.69%) Perl
13 7 (3.23%) PHP
13 7 (3.23%) TypeScript
14 5 (2.30%) R
14 5 (2.30%) Golang
14 5 (2.30%) Haskell
15 3 (1.38%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 66 (30.41%) Degree
2 4 (1.84%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.46%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.91%) QA
2 13 (5.99%) ISO 8583
3 7 (3.23%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.46%) WCAG
System Software
1 13 (5.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.30%) KVM
2 5 (2.30%) Docker
2 5 (2.30%) LXC
2 5 (2.30%) Slurm Workload Manager
2 5 (2.30%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (5.07%) MOM
2 5 (2.30%) Mesos
Vendors
1 87 (40.09%) Microsoft
2 63 (29.03%) Oracle
3 13 (5.99%) VMware
4 10 (4.61%) Sun
5 5 (2.30%) Pegasus
6 4 (1.84%) Sybase
7 1 (0.46%) SAP
7 1 (0.46%) Twitter
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