The table below looks at the statistics for OOD skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 224 196 195
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -1
Permanent jobs citing OOD 1401 1704 1577
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.36% 1.51% 1.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.63% 1.85% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1189 1414 1385
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 £32,000 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
OOD
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
85964 92342 85115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 83.18% 82.10% 80.37%
Number of salaries quoted 70360 74842 70738
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in England

OOD
Salary Trend in England

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

OOD Salary Trend in England

OOD
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OOD across the England region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

OOD Salary Histogram in England

OOD
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOD within the England region over the 3 months to 17 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
London -11 619 £62,500 +8.69% 76
South East +35 385 £42,900 +7.25% 36
South West -28 101 £39,000 +11.42% 16
East of England -35 90 £47,500 +5.55% 20
West Midlands -6 69 £35,000 - 15
North West -62 64 £35,500 -11.25% 14
Yorkshire -51 39 £38,000 -5.00% 3
East Midlands -25 32 £40,000 - 5
North East -2 10 £30,000 -14.28% 1
OOD
UK

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the 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 2275 (78.83%) OO
2 1464 (50.73%) Agile Software Development
3 1440 (49.90%) C#
4 1368 (47.40%) .NET
5 978 (33.89%) Java
6 968 (33.54%) SQL
7 964 (33.40%) SQL Server
8 953 (33.02%) JavaScript
9 893 (30.94%) TDD
10 885 (30.67%) C++
11 859 (29.76%) MVC
12 837 (29.00%) Software Engineering
13 811 (28.10%) ASP.NET
14 809 (28.03%) HTML
15 736 (25.50%) Finance
15 736 (25.50%) Scrum
16 671 (23.25%) Degree
17 641 (22.21%) CSS
18 555 (19.23%) Microsoft
19 543 (18.81%) Windows
20 541 (18.75%) XML
21 536 (18.57%) Linux
22 524 (18.16%) jQuery
23 506 (17.53%) WCF
24 502 (17.39%) OOP
24 502 (17.39%) Web Services
25 488 (16.91%) Computer Science
26 446 (15.45%) Multithreading
26 446 (15.45%) ASP.NET MVC
27 442 (15.32%) .NET Framework

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the 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
1 110 (3.81%) Tomcat
2 102 (3.53%) SharePoint
3 77 (2.67%) IIS
4 54 (1.87%) CMS
5 46 (1.59%) WebSphere
5 46 (1.59%) JBoss
6 39 (1.35%) WebLogic
7 35 (1.21%) Node.js
8 32 (1.11%) BizTalk Server
9 24 (0.83%) Apache
10 21 (0.73%) Cloud Foundry
11 20 (0.69%) Confluence
12 18 (0.62%) WordPress
12 18 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
13 16 (0.55%) Apache Solr
14 14 (0.49%) SharePoint 2010
15 12 (0.42%) TIBCO EMS
16 11 (0.38%) TYPO3
16 11 (0.38%) Oracle Workflow
16 11 (0.38%) Moodle
Applications
1 263 (9.11%) MS Excel
2 25 (0.87%) Photoshop
3 20 (0.69%) Adobe Illustrator
4 19 (0.66%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 11 (0.38%) MS Office
6 9 (0.31%) CPLEX
7 5 (0.17%) MS Visio
7 5 (0.17%) FreeHand
7 5 (0.17%) Fireworks
8 3 (0.10%) Simulink
8 3 (0.10%) Mathematica
8 3 (0.10%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (0.10%) Mingle
9 1 (0.035%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.035%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.035%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 17 (0.59%) Magento
2 11 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (0.31%) Markit EDM
4 6 (0.21%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 6 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
4 6 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 5 (0.17%) Oracle EBS R12
5 5 (0.17%) Sophis RISQUE
5 5 (0.17%) Oracle Financials
6 4 (0.14%) Oracle FAH
7 2 (0.069%) HFM
7 2 (0.069%) Oracle Cash Management
8 1 (0.035%) Fredhopper
8 1 (0.035%) PeopleSoft Financials
8 1 (0.035%) Summit
8 1 (0.035%) Bond Adapt
8 1 (0.035%) JDE EnterpriseOne
8 1 (0.035%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 116 (4.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 70 (2.43%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (0.66%) SaaS
4 18 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
4 18 (0.62%) GitHub
5 10 (0.35%) PaaS
6 7 (0.24%) IaaS
7 4 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.10%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.069%) Trello
10 1 (0.035%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 110 (3.81%) TCP/IP
2 77 (2.67%) Internet
3 51 (1.77%) HTTP
4 27 (0.94%) Intranet
5 24 (0.83%) Network Security
6 17 (0.59%) CTI
7 14 (0.49%) ZigBee
7 14 (0.49%) Ethernet
8 12 (0.42%) DNS
9 11 (0.38%) LDAP
10 10 (0.35%) Bluetooth
10 10 (0.35%) Wireless
11 9 (0.31%) HTTPS
12 8 (0.28%) GSM
12 8 (0.28%) PBX
12 8 (0.28%) UMTS
12 8 (0.28%) RANAP
12 8 (0.28%) RTP
12 8 (0.28%) LTE
12 8 (0.28%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 964 (33.40%) SQL Server
2 243 (8.42%) SQL Server 2008
2 243 (8.42%) Relational Database
3 235 (8.14%) MySQL
4 112 (3.88%) RDBMS
5 103 (3.57%) MongoDB
6 89 (3.08%) SQL Server 2005
7 79 (2.74%) NoSQL
8 63 (2.18%) Oracle Database
9 58 (2.01%) Big Data
10 55 (1.91%) SQL Server 2012
11 48 (1.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 48 (1.66%) Hadoop
12 42 (1.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 39 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
14 37 (1.28%) CouchDB
15 31 (1.07%) Oracle Reports
16 26 (0.90%) RavenDB
17 24 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 20 (0.69%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 304 (10.53%) Git (software)
2 263 (9.11%) NUnit
3 243 (8.42%) Visual Studio
4 229 (7.93%) Subversion
5 209 (7.24%) Team Foundation Server
6 193 (6.69%) Moq
7 142 (4.92%) Maven
8 137 (4.75%) Eclipse
9 113 (3.92%) JUnit
10 102 (3.53%) Rhino Mocks
11 95 (3.29%) Jenkins
12 91 (3.15%) JIRA
13 80 (2.77%) TeamCity
14 68 (2.36%) Selenium
15 56 (1.94%) Cucumber
16 52 (1.80%) MSTest
17 48 (1.66%) SpecFlow
18 46 (1.59%) ReSharper
19 43 (1.49%) Ant
20 29 (1.00%) Fiddler
General
1 736 (25.50%) Finance
2 222 (7.69%) Banking
3 206 (7.14%) Retail
4 118 (4.09%) Front Office
5 116 (4.02%) Investment Banking
6 97 (3.36%) Telecoms
7 87 (3.01%) Games
8 86 (2.98%) Back Office
9 46 (1.59%) Marketing
10 42 (1.46%) Electronics
10 42 (1.46%) Financial Institution
11 35 (1.21%) Aerospace
12 33 (1.14%) Advertising
13 32 (1.11%) Manufacturing
14 29 (1.00%) Automotive
15 18 (0.62%) Publishing
16 14 (0.49%) Military
16 14 (0.49%) Online Betting
17 13 (0.45%) Law
18 9 (0.31%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2154 (74.64%) Developer
2 575 (19.92%) C# Developer
3 568 (19.68%) .NET Developer
4 466 (16.15%) Software Engineer
5 404 (14.00%) Senior Developer
6 403 (13.96%) Software Developer
7 389 (13.48%) Java Developer
8 385 (13.34%) C# .NET Developer
9 267 (9.25%) C++ Developer
10 179 (6.20%) Web Developer
11 146 (5.06%) ASP.NET Developer
12 139 (4.82%) Senior .NET Developer
13 127 (4.40%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 116 (4.02%) Senior Software Engineer
15 104 (3.60%) Architect
16 102 (3.53%) Senior C# Developer
16 102 (3.53%) Senior Java Developer
17 101 (3.50%) Graduate
18 82 (2.84%) C++ Software Engineer
19 79 (2.74%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1368 (47.40%) .NET
2 811 (28.10%) ASP.NET
3 809 (28.03%) HTML
4 641 (22.21%) CSS
5 541 (18.75%) XML
6 524 (18.16%) jQuery
7 506 (17.53%) WCF
8 502 (17.39%) Web Services
9 446 (15.45%) ASP.NET MVC
10 442 (15.32%) .NET Framework
11 374 (12.96%) Spring
12 282 (9.77%) HTML5
13 246 (8.52%) Ajax
14 227 (7.87%) REST
15 217 (7.52%) WPF
16 213 (7.38%) Hibernate
17 203 (7.03%) JSON
18 196 (6.79%) AngularJS
19 193 (6.69%) WinForms
20 176 (6.10%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 488 (16.91%) Computer Science
2 272 (9.42%) Analytical Skills
3 231 (8.00%) Algorithms
4 163 (5.65%) Mathematics
5 151 (5.23%) Data Structures
6 122 (4.23%) Enterprise Software
7 121 (4.19%) Mobile App
8 119 (4.12%) Open Source
9 112 (3.88%) N-Tier
10 110 (3.81%) Client/Server
11 105 (3.64%) Derivative
12 97 (3.36%) User Experience
13 76 (2.63%) Hedge funds
14 66 (2.29%) Physics
15 57 (1.98%) Inversion of Control
16 50 (1.73%) iPhone
16 50 (1.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 41 (1.42%) Equities
18 39 (1.35%) Equity Derivative
19 35 (1.21%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 543 (18.81%) Windows
2 536 (18.57%) Linux
3 355 (12.30%) UNIX
4 230 (7.97%) Android
5 116 (4.02%) Apple iOS
6 50 (1.73%) Solaris
7 42 (1.46%) Windows Phone
8 30 (1.04%) Windows 7
9 23 (0.80%) Windows Mobile
10 22 (0.76%) VxWorks
11 12 (0.42%) Mac OS X
11 12 (0.42%) Nucleus RTOS
12 11 (0.38%) Windows Phone 7
13 10 (0.35%) CentOS
13 10 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 8 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
14 8 (0.28%) AIX
15 6 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
16 5 (0.17%) Windows 8
17 3 (0.10%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2275 (78.83%) OO
2 1464 (50.73%) Agile Software Development
3 893 (30.94%) TDD
4 859 (29.76%) MVC
5 837 (29.00%) Software Engineering
6 736 (25.50%) Scrum
7 502 (17.39%) OOP
8 446 (15.45%) Multithreading
9 372 (12.89%) Continuous Integration
10 368 (12.75%) Unit Testing
11 325 (11.26%) BDD
12 302 (10.46%) UML
13 272 (9.42%) E-Commerce
14 194 (6.72%) Web Development
15 175 (6.06%) SOA
16 165 (5.72%) Mentoring
17 164 (5.68%) OOA/OOD
18 163 (5.65%) Kanban
19 134 (4.64%) Waterfall
20 118 (4.09%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 1440 (49.90%) C#
2 978 (33.89%) Java
3 968 (33.54%) SQL
4 953 (33.02%) JavaScript
5 885 (30.67%) C++
6 333 (11.54%) C
7 204 (7.07%) T-SQL
8 198 (6.86%) VB.NET
9 194 (6.72%) Python
10 150 (5.20%) Ruby
11 116 (4.02%) PHP
12 102 (3.53%) VB
13 98 (3.40%) PL/SQL
14 72 (2.49%) Objective-C
15 43 (1.49%) Perl
16 42 (1.46%) VB6
16 42 (1.46%) MATLAB
17 36 (1.25%) COBOL
18 32 (1.11%) Bash Shell
19 30 (1.04%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 671 (23.25%) Degree
2 67 (2.32%) PhD
3 46 (1.59%) Security Cleared
4 38 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
5 21 (0.73%) SC Cleared
6 18 (0.62%) DV Cleared
7 10 (0.35%) MCP
8 8 (0.28%) HND
9 5 (0.17%) Postgraduate
9 5 (0.17%) PMI Certification
10 3 (0.10%) MCTS
10 3 (0.10%) MCPD
10 3 (0.10%) OCP
10 3 (0.10%) Oracle Certification
11 2 (0.069%) ISTQB
11 2 (0.069%) MOS
11 2 (0.069%) IC3 Certification
12 1 (0.035%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 1 (0.035%) BC Cleared
12 1 (0.035%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 132 (4.57%) QA
2 26 (0.90%) ISO 9001
3 13 (0.45%) ISO 8583
4 6 (0.21%) Data Quality
4 6 (0.21%) FATCA
5 5 (0.17%) DICOM
6 2 (0.069%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.069%) TickIT
7 1 (0.035%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.035%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.035%) HL7
System Software
1 24 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (0.55%) Oracle RAC
3 15 (0.52%) Active Directory
4 12 (0.42%) vSphere
5 9 (0.31%) Docker
6 5 (0.17%) LXC
6 5 (0.17%) Slurm Workload Manager
6 5 (0.17%) KVM
6 5 (0.17%) Xen
7 3 (0.10%) Oracle Clusterware
8 2 (0.069%) Firmware
8 2 (0.069%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.035%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 12 (0.42%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 11 (0.38%) Capistrano
3 10 (0.35%) MOM
4 5 (0.17%) Vagrant
4 5 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (0.17%) Mesos
5 4 (0.14%) Oozie
5 4 (0.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 4 (0.14%) Puppet
6 3 (0.10%) Oracle RMAN
6 3 (0.10%) Data Guard
6 3 (0.10%) Ansible
6 3 (0.10%) Oracle Flashback
7 1 (0.035%) Control-M
Vendors
1 555 (19.23%) Microsoft
2 303 (10.50%) Oracle
3 70 (2.43%) IBM
4 44 (1.52%) Sybase
4 44 (1.52%) hybris
5 40 (1.39%) Google
6 26 (0.90%) Adobe
7 25 (0.87%) TIBCO
8 24 (0.83%) VMware
9 23 (0.80%) Zend
10 21 (0.73%) Endeca
11 19 (0.66%) Apple
12 18 (0.62%) Perforce
13 17 (0.59%) RedPrairie
14 15 (0.52%) Twitter
15 14 (0.49%) WorldPay
16 12 (0.42%) Sitecore
16 12 (0.42%) QNX
17 11 (0.38%) Nintex
18 9 (0.31%) Sony
South West
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Avantia Insurance
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £115000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
West London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £60000.00 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
INVESCO
Salary: Competitive + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum Pension + BUPA + Dental + Life Ins +
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £0 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago