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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 156 115 113
Rank change year-on-year
-41 -2
Permanent jobs citing OOD 110 140 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.45% 1.96% 2.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.82% 2.51% 3.15%
Number of salaries quoted 79 130 203
Average salary £45,000 £40,750 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.42% -1.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,250 £33,100
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
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
6038 5572 6853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 79.61% 78.06% 75.72%
Number of salaries quoted 4813 4725 5808
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 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +6 73 £45,000 +5.88% 6
Hertfordshire -23 15 £42,500 +21.42% 5
Bedfordshire -11 14 £45,000 -14.28% 2
Essex -3 7 £34,750 -13.12% 1
Suffolk -1 2 £35,000 -22.22%
OOD
England

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 212 (86.53%) OO
2 124 (50.61%) Agile Software Development
3 116 (47.35%) .NET
4 113 (46.12%) C#
4 113 (46.12%) Java
5 102 (41.63%) SQL
6 70 (28.57%) JavaScript
7 65 (26.53%) ASP.NET
7 65 (26.53%) TDD
7 65 (26.53%) Software Engineering
8 61 (24.90%) Linux
9 60 (24.49%) Windows
10 59 (24.08%) SQL Server
11 58 (23.67%) Multithreading
12 56 (22.86%) Degree
13 55 (22.45%) HTML
13 55 (22.45%) Microsoft
14 54 (22.04%) Scrum
14 54 (22.04%) Python
15 53 (21.63%) Oracle
16 49 (20.00%) Web Services
17 48 (19.59%) Computer Science
17 48 (19.59%) WCF
17 48 (19.59%) Subversion
18 47 (19.18%) .NET Framework
18 47 (19.18%) Finance
19 45 (18.37%) MVC
19 45 (18.37%) C++
20 44 (17.96%) CSS
21 42 (17.14%) SQL Server 2008

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 36 (14.69%) SharePoint
2 30 (12.24%) Tomcat
3 9 (3.67%) Apache
4 5 (2.04%) IIS
4 5 (2.04%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (1.63%) CMS
6 1 (0.41%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 27 (11.02%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.22%) Oracle CRM
1 3 (1.22%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.49%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (3.67%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (8.98%) Internet
2 10 (4.08%) Intranet
3 9 (3.67%) Wireless
4 6 (2.45%) HTTP
5 4 (1.63%) FTP
6 3 (1.22%) Ethernet
6 3 (1.22%) 3GPP
6 3 (1.22%) 802.11
6 3 (1.22%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (0.82%) 3G
7 2 (0.82%) 2G
7 2 (0.82%) LTE
8 1 (0.41%) 4G
8 1 (0.41%) WEP
8 1 (0.41%) RNC
8 1 (0.41%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.41%) UMTS
8 1 (0.41%) DHCP
8 1 (0.41%) GPRS
8 1 (0.41%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (24.08%) SQL Server
2 42 (17.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (9.39%) Relational Database
4 22 (8.98%) SQL Server 2005
5 13 (5.31%) NoSQL
6 10 (4.08%) MySQL
7 8 (3.27%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (2.45%) Big Data
8 6 (2.45%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (1.63%) Oracle Database
10 3 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 48 (19.59%) Subversion
2 34 (13.88%) Visual Studio
3 32 (13.06%) Team Foundation Server
4 21 (8.57%) Git (software)
5 20 (8.16%) Moq
6 11 (4.49%) NUnit
7 7 (2.86%) Rhino Mocks
7 7 (2.86%) Selenium
8 4 (1.63%) JUnit
8 4 (1.63%) TeamCity
8 4 (1.63%) Eclipse
9 3 (1.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 3 (1.22%) Jenkins
10 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Blend
11 1 (0.41%) Valgrind
11 1 (0.41%) MSBuild
11 1 (0.41%) Bugzilla
11 1 (0.41%) Xcode
11 1 (0.41%) CruiseControl
11 1 (0.41%) Maven
General
1 47 (19.18%) Finance
2 14 (5.71%) Marketing
3 13 (5.31%) Retail
4 9 (3.67%) Games
5 4 (1.63%) Publishing
6 3 (1.22%) Electronics
6 3 (1.22%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.82%) Banking
8 1 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.41%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 168 (68.57%) Developer
2 45 (18.37%) Software Developer
3 43 (17.55%) C# Developer
4 42 (17.14%) Senior Developer
5 40 (16.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 38 (15.51%) .NET Developer
7 28 (11.43%) Software Engineer
8 23 (9.39%) Analyst
9 16 (6.53%) Java Developer
10 15 (6.12%) C++ Developer
10 15 (6.12%) Lead Developer
10 15 (6.12%) Web Developer
10 15 (6.12%) Technical Leader
10 15 (6.12%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 14 (5.71%) Technical Developer
11 14 (5.71%) Senior Software Developer
11 14 (5.71%) Senior C# Developer
12 13 (5.31%) ASP.NET Developer
12 13 (5.31%) Senior .NET Developer
13 12 (4.90%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (47.35%) .NET
2 65 (26.53%) ASP.NET
3 55 (22.45%) HTML
4 49 (20.00%) Web Services
5 48 (19.59%) WCF
6 47 (19.18%) .NET Framework
7 44 (17.96%) CSS
8 39 (15.92%) WinForms
9 35 (14.29%) WPF
9 35 (14.29%) HTML5
10 34 (13.88%) jQuery
11 30 (12.24%) XML
12 25 (10.20%) LINQ
13 23 (9.39%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 23 (9.39%) Silverlight
14 21 (8.57%) Ajax
15 18 (7.35%) ADO.NET
16 16 (6.53%) ASP.NET MVC
17 13 (5.31%) CSS3
18 10 (4.08%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 48 (19.59%) Computer Science
2 27 (11.02%) N-Tier
3 21 (8.57%) Mathematics
4 19 (7.76%) Wiki
4 19 (7.76%) Open Source
5 17 (6.94%) Mobile App
6 15 (6.12%) Informatics
7 14 (5.71%) User Experience
8 10 (4.08%) Statistics
9 9 (3.67%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (3.67%) Internet of Things
10 7 (2.86%) Client/Server
10 7 (2.86%) Physics
11 4 (1.63%) E-Learning
11 4 (1.63%) SCORM
11 4 (1.63%) Learning Management System
12 3 (1.22%) Cryptography
12 3 (1.22%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 3 (1.22%) ASIC
12 3 (1.22%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 61 (24.90%) Linux
2 60 (24.49%) Windows
3 42 (17.14%) UNIX
4 29 (11.84%) Solaris
5 18 (7.35%) Apple iOS
6 17 (6.94%) Android
7 7 (2.86%) Windows Mobile
8 6 (2.45%) Windows Phone 8
8 6 (2.45%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.41%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.41%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.41%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.41%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 212 (86.53%) OO
2 124 (50.61%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (26.53%) TDD
3 65 (26.53%) Software Engineering
4 58 (23.67%) Multithreading
5 54 (22.04%) Scrum
6 45 (18.37%) MVC
7 33 (13.47%) E-Commerce
8 24 (9.80%) Web Development
9 23 (9.39%) OOP
10 20 (8.16%) Extreme Programming
11 18 (7.35%) Continuous Integration
12 16 (6.53%) Mentoring
13 14 (5.71%) Project Management
14 13 (5.31%) SOA
14 13 (5.31%) Unit Testing
14 13 (5.31%) Web Application Development
15 11 (4.49%) Android Development
16 10 (4.08%) iOS Development
16 10 (4.08%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 113 (46.12%) C#
1 113 (46.12%) Java
2 102 (41.63%) SQL
3 70 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 54 (22.04%) Python
5 45 (18.37%) C++
6 36 (14.69%) PHP
7 34 (13.88%) T-SQL
8 30 (12.24%) Perl
9 28 (11.43%) C
10 18 (7.35%) Ruby
11 13 (5.31%) Objective-C
12 8 (3.27%) VB.NET
13 5 (2.04%) PL/SQL
13 5 (2.04%) Haskell
13 5 (2.04%) Scala
13 5 (2.04%) Bash Shell
13 5 (2.04%) R
13 5 (2.04%) Golang
13 5 (2.04%) AWK
Qualifications
1 56 (22.86%) Degree
2 7 (2.86%) PhD
3 2 (0.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (10.20%) QA
2 1 (0.41%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 14 (5.71%) MOM
2 2 (0.82%) Puppet
2 2 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 55 (22.45%) Microsoft
2 53 (21.63%) Oracle
3 29 (11.84%) Sun
4 11 (4.49%) Sybase
5 9 (3.67%) JBoss
6 3 (1.22%) SAP
6 3 (1.22%) JD Edwards
7 2 (0.82%) Zend
7 2 (0.82%) Symbian
8 1 (0.41%) Twitter
8 1 (0.41%) MKS
8 1 (0.41%) Cognos
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