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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 234 206 189
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -17
Permanent jobs citing OOD 1316 1616 1613
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.28% 1.44% 1.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.51% 1.74% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1055 1338 1425
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,850 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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
86935 92744 83185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 84.38% 82.73% 80.94%
Number of salaries quoted 71876 75732 69236
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £74,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 1 July 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 1 July 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 +17 618 £60,000 +4.34% 65
South East -46 265 £49,000 +22.50% 33
South West -23 112 £37,500 - 14
East of England -21 102 £47,500 +7.95% 14
North West -32 79 £42,000 +12.00% 11
West Midlands -1 59 £35,000 -6.66% 9
East Midlands +14 55 £40,000 - 6
Yorkshire -29 26 £40,000 +14.28% 9
North East +6 16 £40,000 +14.28% 5
OOD
UK

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 2120 (77.66%) OO
2 1407 (51.54%) C#
3 1392 (50.99%) Agile Software Development
4 1341 (49.12%) .NET
5 1007 (36.89%) SQL
6 966 (35.38%) Java
7 932 (34.14%) JavaScript
8 906 (33.19%) SQL Server
9 861 (31.54%) TDD
10 829 (30.37%) MVC
11 788 (28.86%) C++
12 783 (28.68%) ASP.NET
12 783 (28.68%) Software Engineering
13 769 (28.17%) HTML
14 764 (27.99%) Scrum
15 717 (26.26%) Degree
16 709 (25.97%) Finance
17 632 (23.15%) CSS
18 544 (19.93%) Computer Science
19 542 (19.85%) Web Services
20 540 (19.78%) Microsoft
21 522 (19.12%) XML
22 501 (18.35%) Windows
22 501 (18.35%) jQuery
23 494 (18.10%) WCF
24 471 (17.25%) Linux
24 471 (17.25%) OOP
25 452 (16.56%) Multithreading
26 449 (16.45%) ASP.NET MVC
27 418 (15.31%) Unit Testing

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 (4.03%) Tomcat
2 100 (3.66%) SharePoint
3 91 (3.33%) IIS
4 85 (3.11%) CMS
5 61 (2.23%) WebSphere
6 60 (2.20%) JBoss
7 48 (1.76%) Apache
8 39 (1.43%) Node.js
9 38 (1.39%) WebLogic
10 28 (1.03%) WordPress
11 24 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
11 24 (0.88%) Cloud Foundry
12 21 (0.77%) SharePoint 2013
13 20 (0.73%) Apache Solr
14 15 (0.55%) Sitecore CMS
15 14 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
16 13 (0.48%) Joomla!
17 12 (0.44%) Mule
17 12 (0.44%) Elasticsearch
18 11 (0.40%) TYPO3
Applications
1 236 (8.64%) MS Excel
2 15 (0.55%) Photoshop
3 13 (0.48%) MS Office
4 11 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
4 11 (0.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 10 (0.37%) CPLEX
6 5 (0.18%) MS Visio
7 4 (0.15%) Simulink
7 4 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (0.15%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.073%) Mingle
8 2 (0.073%) Doxygen
9 1 (0.037%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 17 (0.62%) Magento
2 13 (0.48%) Markit EDM
3 11 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
4 9 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 9 (0.33%) Sophis RISQUE
5 7 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
6 6 (0.22%) Oracle BPM
6 6 (0.22%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 5 (0.18%) Oracle Financials
7 5 (0.18%) Oracle EBS R12
8 4 (0.15%) Oracle FAH
9 2 (0.073%) HFM
10 1 (0.037%) Fredhopper
10 1 (0.037%) Shopify
10 1 (0.037%) PeopleSoft Financials
10 1 (0.037%) Summit
10 1 (0.037%) Bond Adapt
10 1 (0.037%) JDE EnterpriseOne
10 1 (0.037%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 136 (4.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 99 (3.63%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (0.81%) SaaS
4 18 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
5 11 (0.40%) PaaS
6 7 (0.26%) Heroku
7 4 (0.15%) IaaS
8 3 (0.11%) GitHub
9 2 (0.073%) Trello
9 2 (0.073%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.037%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 87 (3.19%) TCP/IP
2 73 (2.67%) Internet
3 33 (1.21%) Network Security
4 25 (0.92%) HTTP
5 23 (0.84%) Intranet
6 21 (0.77%) CTI
7 10 (0.37%) LDAP
8 9 (0.33%) Modbus
9 7 (0.26%) DLNA
10 6 (0.22%) NAS
10 6 (0.22%) Bluetooth
10 6 (0.22%) SAN
10 6 (0.22%) Wireless
11 5 (0.18%) Ethernet
11 5 (0.18%) ZigBee
12 4 (0.15%) Extranet
12 4 (0.15%) DNS
13 3 (0.11%) SSL
13 3 (0.11%) WEP
13 3 (0.11%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 906 (33.19%) SQL Server
2 243 (8.90%) MySQL
3 200 (7.33%) Relational Database
4 183 (6.70%) SQL Server 2008
5 126 (4.62%) MongoDB
6 99 (3.63%) RDBMS
7 91 (3.33%) NoSQL
8 71 (2.60%) SQL Server 2005
9 66 (2.42%) Oracle Database
10 43 (1.58%) SQL Server 2012
11 39 (1.43%) Big Data
12 33 (1.21%) CouchDB
13 32 (1.17%) Hadoop
14 28 (1.03%) Oracle Reports
15 27 (0.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 27 (0.99%) Redis
16 25 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 20 (0.73%) Apache Hive
17 20 (0.73%) Crystal Reports
18 19 (0.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 308 (11.28%) Git (software)
2 275 (10.07%) Visual Studio
3 222 (8.13%) NUnit
4 219 (8.02%) Team Foundation Server
5 199 (7.29%) Subversion
6 188 (6.89%) Moq
7 127 (4.65%) JUnit
8 117 (4.29%) Maven
9 114 (4.18%) Eclipse
10 95 (3.48%) Selenium
11 85 (3.11%) JIRA
12 82 (3.00%) Rhino Mocks
12 82 (3.00%) Jenkins
13 77 (2.82%) TeamCity
14 51 (1.87%) MSTest
15 41 (1.50%) Ant
16 33 (1.21%) ReSharper
17 32 (1.17%) SpecFlow
18 26 (0.95%) Cucumber
19 24 (0.88%) Fiddler
General
1 709 (25.97%) Finance
2 209 (7.66%) Retail
3 200 (7.33%) Banking
4 114 (4.18%) Games
5 110 (4.03%) Front Office
6 94 (3.44%) Investment Banking
7 90 (3.30%) Telecoms
8 78 (2.86%) Back Office
9 55 (2.01%) Publishing
10 54 (1.98%) Financial Institution
11 43 (1.58%) Manufacturing
11 43 (1.58%) Marketing
12 41 (1.50%) Advertising
13 39 (1.43%) Electronics
14 23 (0.84%) Aerospace
15 21 (0.77%) Automotive
16 19 (0.70%) Legal
17 18 (0.66%) Online Betting
18 16 (0.59%) Military
19 14 (0.51%) Law
Job Titles
1 2022 (74.07%) Developer
2 578 (21.17%) .NET Developer
3 553 (20.26%) C# Developer
4 476 (17.44%) Senior Developer
5 418 (15.31%) Software Engineer
6 377 (13.81%) C# .NET Developer
7 337 (12.34%) Java Developer
8 335 (12.27%) Software Developer
9 223 (8.17%) C++ Developer
10 157 (5.75%) Web Developer
11 156 (5.71%) Senior .NET Developer
12 144 (5.27%) Architect
13 136 (4.98%) ASP.NET Developer
14 120 (4.40%) Graduate
14 120 (4.40%) Senior Java Developer
15 118 (4.32%) Senior Software Engineer
16 116 (4.25%) Senior C# Developer
17 100 (3.66%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 99 (3.63%) Junior
19 86 (3.15%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1341 (49.12%) .NET
2 783 (28.68%) ASP.NET
3 769 (28.17%) HTML
4 632 (23.15%) CSS
5 542 (19.85%) Web Services
6 522 (19.12%) XML
7 501 (18.35%) jQuery
8 494 (18.10%) WCF
9 449 (16.45%) ASP.NET MVC
10 403 (14.76%) .NET Framework
11 355 (13.00%) Spring
12 276 (10.11%) HTML5
13 245 (8.97%) Ajax
14 231 (8.46%) REST
15 221 (8.10%) WPF
16 210 (7.69%) WinForms
17 203 (7.44%) J2EE
18 197 (7.22%) JSON
19 192 (7.03%) Hibernate
19 192 (7.03%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 544 (19.93%) Computer Science
2 272 (9.96%) Algorithms
3 221 (8.10%) Analytical Skills
4 209 (7.66%) Data Structures
5 155 (5.68%) Mobile App
5 155 (5.68%) Mathematics
6 125 (4.58%) Client/Server
7 100 (3.66%) N-Tier
8 88 (3.22%) Derivative
9 85 (3.11%) Enterprise Software
10 82 (3.00%) User Experience
11 78 (2.86%) Hedge funds
12 61 (2.23%) Physics
13 45 (1.65%) Equities
14 44 (1.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 43 (1.58%) Inversion of Control
16 41 (1.50%) Equity Derivative
17 38 (1.39%) iPhone
18 37 (1.36%) Photography
18 37 (1.36%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 501 (18.35%) Windows
2 471 (17.25%) Linux
3 318 (11.65%) UNIX
4 179 (6.56%) Android
5 93 (3.41%) Apple iOS
6 47 (1.72%) Solaris
7 37 (1.36%) Windows Phone
8 25 (0.92%) Windows 7
9 15 (0.55%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (0.55%) AIX
10 14 (0.51%) VxWorks
11 10 (0.37%) Nucleus RTOS
12 8 (0.29%) Mac OS X
12 8 (0.29%) Windows CE
12 8 (0.29%) CentOS
12 8 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 8 (0.29%) Windows Mobile
13 7 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
14 4 (0.15%) Windows Phone 7
15 3 (0.11%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2120 (77.66%) OO
2 1392 (50.99%) Agile Software Development
3 861 (31.54%) TDD
4 829 (30.37%) MVC
5 783 (28.68%) Software Engineering
6 764 (27.99%) Scrum
7 471 (17.25%) OOP
8 452 (16.56%) Multithreading
9 418 (15.31%) Unit Testing
10 398 (14.58%) Continuous Integration
11 375 (13.74%) SDLC
12 310 (11.36%) BDD
13 292 (10.70%) UML
14 228 (8.35%) E-Commerce
15 217 (7.95%) Web Development
16 212 (7.77%) Mentoring
17 182 (6.67%) SOA
18 167 (6.12%) OOA/OOD
19 165 (6.04%) Kanban
20 130 (4.76%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 1407 (51.54%) C#
2 1007 (36.89%) SQL
3 966 (35.38%) Java
4 932 (34.14%) JavaScript
5 788 (28.86%) C++
6 315 (11.54%) C
7 188 (6.89%) T-SQL
8 173 (6.34%) Python
9 157 (5.75%) VB.NET
10 148 (5.42%) PHP
11 114 (4.18%) PL/SQL
12 102 (3.74%) Ruby
13 80 (2.93%) VB
14 70 (2.56%) Objective-C
15 45 (1.65%) Perl
15 45 (1.65%) Scala
16 36 (1.32%) F#
17 30 (1.10%) OCaml
18 29 (1.06%) COBOL
19 28 (1.03%) VB6
Qualifications
1 717 (26.26%) Degree
2 55 (2.01%) PhD
3 36 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (0.66%) Security Cleared
5 10 (0.37%) SC Cleared
6 9 (0.33%) PMI Certification
7 7 (0.26%) DV Cleared
7 7 (0.26%) MCP
7 7 (0.26%) HND
8 4 (0.15%) MCSE
9 3 (0.11%) ISTQB
9 3 (0.11%) ISEB
10 2 (0.073%) CCA
10 2 (0.073%) BC Cleared
10 2 (0.073%) MOS
10 2 (0.073%) Postgraduate
10 2 (0.073%) IC3 Certification
11 1 (0.037%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.037%) CISSP
11 1 (0.037%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 124 (4.54%) QA
2 10 (0.37%) ISO 9001
3 7 (0.26%) ISO 8583
4 6 (0.22%) SLA
4 6 (0.22%) Data Quality
4 6 (0.22%) FATCA
5 5 (0.18%) DICOM
5 5 (0.18%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.037%) HL7
System Software
1 17 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (0.59%) Docker
3 10 (0.37%) Oracle RAC
4 8 (0.29%) vSphere
5 6 (0.22%) LXC
5 6 (0.22%) Active Directory
6 5 (0.18%) Xen
6 5 (0.18%) KVM
6 5 (0.18%) Slurm Workload Manager
7 3 (0.11%) Oracle Clusterware
7 3 (0.11%) Varnish
8 2 (0.073%) Firmware
9 1 (0.037%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.037%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.037%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.037%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (0.40%) Capistrano
2 10 (0.37%) Vagrant
3 9 (0.33%) MOM
4 6 (0.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 5 (0.18%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (0.18%) Mesos
5 5 (0.18%) Puppet
6 4 (0.15%) Oozie
6 4 (0.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 3 (0.11%) Oracle RMAN
7 3 (0.11%) Data Guard
7 3 (0.11%) Oracle Flashback
8 2 (0.073%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.037%) Ansible
9 1 (0.037%) AirWatch
9 1 (0.037%) Control-M
Vendors
1 540 (19.78%) Microsoft
2 262 (9.60%) Oracle
3 70 (2.56%) IBM
4 44 (1.61%) Google
5 33 (1.21%) Sybase
6 30 (1.10%) hybris
7 29 (1.06%) Zend
8 25 (0.92%) Perforce
9 23 (0.84%) Apple
10 21 (0.77%) Adobe
11 18 (0.66%) TIBCO
11 18 (0.66%) VMware
11 18 (0.66%) Sitecore
12 14 (0.51%) Twitter
13 13 (0.48%) WorldPay
14 11 (0.40%) Nintex
15 10 (0.37%) QNX
16 9 (0.33%) SAP
17 8 (0.29%) Sencha
18 7 (0.26%) Endeca
Oxfordshire
Expert Employment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 Per Annum Comprehensive package
Posted: 3 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Connectus
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leyland, Lancashire
Cegedimrx
Salary: From £38,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
EXCELerate
Salary: £60k, Car Allowance, Health, Pension
Posted: 6 hours ago
Teddington, Middlesex
IT Connections
Salary: £40,000 to £55,000
Posted: 6 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
Twickenham, Middlesex
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Teddington, Middlesex
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Excellent Benefits+Training
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25 - £35 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Westek Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hudson Banking & Finance
Salary: Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Progressive
Posted: 21 hours ago