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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 205 182 172
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -10
Permanent jobs citing OOD 1501 1594 1751
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.45% 1.58% 1.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.76% 1.93% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1283 1346 1545
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
85300 82408 85840
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.36% 81.93% 79.78%
Number of salaries quoted 70869 66754 73764
Average salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 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
London +8 632 £60,000 +9.09% 60
South East -17 344 £42,500 - 35
South West -4 152 £40,000 +14.28% 18
East of England +25 142 £45,000 - 11
North West -47 86 £39,500 -7.05% 18
Yorkshire -9 61 £30,000 -6.25% 15
West Midlands -13 54 £37,000 +5.71% 4
East Midlands -63 22 £40,000 +2.56% 1
North East -31 7 £45,000 +5.88%
OOD
UK

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 2535 (80.81%) OO
2 1610 (51.32%) Agile Software Development
3 1526 (48.65%) C#
4 1512 (48.20%) .NET
5 1125 (35.86%) JavaScript
6 1010 (32.20%) Java
7 1007 (32.10%) SQL Server
8 980 (31.24%) HTML
9 966 (30.79%) TDD
10 944 (30.09%) SQL
11 909 (28.98%) ASP.NET
12 893 (28.47%) Software Engineering
13 889 (28.34%) MVC
14 810 (25.82%) C++
15 809 (25.79%) CSS
16 775 (24.71%) Finance
17 724 (23.08%) jQuery
18 717 (22.86%) Degree
19 703 (22.41%) Scrum
20 652 (20.78%) Microsoft
21 563 (17.95%) OOP
22 525 (16.74%) E-Commerce
23 520 (16.58%) .NET Framework
24 514 (16.39%) Web Services
25 513 (16.35%) ASP.NET MVC
26 508 (16.19%) WCF
27 506 (16.13%) Windows
27 506 (16.13%) Computer Science
28 484 (15.43%) Linux
29 452 (14.41%) XML

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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
1 167 (5.32%) IIS
2 127 (4.05%) SharePoint
3 81 (2.58%) Tomcat
4 76 (2.42%) Confluence
5 73 (2.33%) CMS
6 62 (1.98%) Apache
7 49 (1.56%) JBoss
8 46 (1.47%) Node.js
9 43 (1.37%) BizTalk Server
10 40 (1.28%) WebSphere
11 36 (1.15%) WebLogic
12 34 (1.08%) Apache Solr
13 23 (0.73%) SharePoint 2010
14 17 (0.54%) WordPress
15 14 (0.45%) nginx
15 14 (0.45%) TIBCO EMS
15 14 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
16 13 (0.41%) GemFire
17 12 (0.38%) GlassFish
17 12 (0.38%) Gunicorn
Applications
1 325 (10.36%) MS Excel
2 24 (0.77%) Photoshop
3 19 (0.61%) Adobe Illustrator
3 19 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 16 (0.51%) MS Office
5 11 (0.35%) FreeHand
5 11 (0.35%) Fireworks
5 11 (0.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 8 (0.26%) CPLEX
7 6 (0.19%) Mathematica
8 3 (0.096%) InfoPath
8 3 (0.096%) Mingle
9 1 (0.032%) Doxygen
9 1 (0.032%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 29 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.38%) Magento
3 5 (0.16%) Markit EDM
4 2 (0.064%) Oracle Cash Management
4 2 (0.064%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.064%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.032%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 81 (2.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 68 (2.17%) SaaS
3 62 (1.98%) Amazon AWS
4 35 (1.12%) GitHub
5 21 (0.67%) PaaS
5 21 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
6 15 (0.48%) CloudBees
7 12 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
8 9 (0.29%) IaaS
9 7 (0.22%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.064%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 194 (6.18%) Internet
2 119 (3.79%) TCP/IP
3 72 (2.30%) Intranet
4 65 (2.07%) HTTP
5 18 (0.57%) DNS
6 16 (0.51%) GSM
7 15 (0.48%) PBX
7 15 (0.48%) UMTS
7 15 (0.48%) RTP
7 15 (0.48%) RANAP
7 15 (0.48%) LTE
7 15 (0.48%) Asterisk PBX
8 12 (0.38%) Wireless
9 10 (0.32%) HTTPS
10 9 (0.29%) Ethernet
10 9 (0.29%) ZigBee
11 6 (0.19%) Bluetooth
12 5 (0.16%) VoIP
12 5 (0.16%) DLNA
12 5 (0.16%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1007 (32.10%) SQL Server
2 288 (9.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 229 (7.30%) MySQL
4 220 (7.01%) Relational Database
5 114 (3.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 108 (3.44%) SQL Server 2005
7 89 (2.84%) Big Data
7 89 (2.84%) SQL Server 2012
8 87 (2.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 75 (2.39%) RavenDB
10 73 (2.33%) RDBMS
11 67 (2.14%) NoSQL
12 57 (1.82%) Hadoop
13 55 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 51 (1.63%) PostgreSQL
15 43 (1.37%) MongoDB
15 43 (1.37%) Oracle Database
16 34 (1.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 24 (0.77%) Apache Cassandra
18 22 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 334 (10.65%) Git (software)
2 331 (10.55%) NUnit
3 281 (8.96%) Subversion
4 257 (8.19%) Moq
5 225 (7.17%) Visual Studio
6 219 (6.98%) Team Foundation Server
7 187 (5.96%) Rhino Mocks
8 159 (5.07%) Cucumber
9 146 (4.65%) TeamCity
10 141 (4.49%) JIRA
11 110 (3.51%) Eclipse
12 103 (3.28%) Jenkins
13 97 (3.09%) Maven
14 83 (2.65%) ReSharper
15 76 (2.42%) SpecFlow
16 75 (2.39%) JUnit
16 75 (2.39%) NCrunch
17 74 (2.36%) WATIR
18 68 (2.17%) Selenium
19 55 (1.75%) CruiseControl
General
1 775 (24.71%) Finance
2 222 (7.08%) Banking
3 220 (7.01%) Retail
4 124 (3.95%) Marketing
5 123 (3.92%) Front Office
6 103 (3.28%) Back Office
7 99 (3.16%) Games
8 85 (2.71%) Investment Banking
9 79 (2.52%) Telecoms
10 46 (1.47%) Financial Institution
11 32 (1.02%) Publishing
12 23 (0.73%) Aerospace
13 20 (0.64%) Military
14 19 (0.61%) Automotive
14 19 (0.61%) Law
14 19 (0.61%) Electronics
15 11 (0.35%) Advertising
16 8 (0.26%) Billing
16 8 (0.26%) Manufacturing
17 7 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2340 (74.59%) Developer
2 576 (18.36%) C# Developer
3 555 (17.69%) .NET Developer
4 443 (14.12%) Software Developer
5 431 (13.74%) Senior Developer
6 397 (12.66%) Software Engineer
7 378 (12.05%) Java Developer
8 355 (11.32%) C# .NET Developer
9 265 (8.45%) C++ Developer
10 231 (7.36%) Web Developer
11 119 (3.79%) Senior C# Developer
12 117 (3.73%) ASP.NET Developer
13 116 (3.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 104 (3.32%) Analyst
14 104 (3.32%) Graduate
15 103 (3.28%) Senior .NET Developer
16 101 (3.22%) Senior Software Engineer
17 97 (3.09%) C++ Software Engineer
17 97 (3.09%) .NET Software Developer
18 95 (3.03%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1512 (48.20%) .NET
2 980 (31.24%) HTML
3 909 (28.98%) ASP.NET
4 809 (25.79%) CSS
5 724 (23.08%) jQuery
6 520 (16.58%) .NET Framework
7 514 (16.39%) Web Services
8 513 (16.35%) ASP.NET MVC
9 508 (16.19%) WCF
10 452 (14.41%) XML
11 362 (11.54%) Spring
12 335 (10.68%) HTML5
13 278 (8.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 272 (8.67%) Ajax
15 271 (8.64%) REST
16 262 (8.35%) WPF
17 248 (7.91%) WinForms
18 202 (6.44%) Hibernate
19 191 (6.09%) LINQ
20 182 (5.80%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 506 (16.13%) Computer Science
2 261 (8.32%) Analytical Skills
3 222 (7.08%) Algorithms
4 215 (6.85%) User Experience
5 181 (5.77%) Client/Server
6 170 (5.42%) Open Source
7 158 (5.04%) Mathematics
8 120 (3.83%) Data Structures
9 117 (3.73%) N-Tier
10 113 (3.60%) Mobile App
11 104 (3.32%) Derivative
12 98 (3.12%) Enterprise Software
13 85 (2.71%) Physics
14 78 (2.49%) iPhone
15 74 (2.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 64 (2.04%) Inversion of Control
17 59 (1.88%) iPad
18 54 (1.72%) Hedge funds
18 54 (1.72%) Mobile Payment
19 40 (1.28%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 506 (16.13%) Windows
2 484 (15.43%) Linux
3 368 (11.73%) UNIX
4 216 (6.89%) Android
5 171 (5.45%) Apple iOS
6 68 (2.17%) Solaris
7 60 (1.91%) Windows Phone
8 47 (1.50%) Windows Phone 7
9 18 (0.57%) Windows Mobile
10 17 (0.54%) Ubuntu
11 13 (0.41%) VxWorks
11 13 (0.41%) Windows Phone 8
12 11 (0.35%) Mac OS X
13 10 (0.32%) Windows 8
14 8 (0.26%) Windows 7
15 7 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
16 6 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 6 (0.19%) Nucleus RTOS
17 4 (0.13%) CentOS
18 3 (0.096%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2535 (80.81%) OO
2 1610 (51.32%) Agile Software Development
3 966 (30.79%) TDD
4 893 (28.47%) Software Engineering
5 889 (28.34%) MVC
6 703 (22.41%) Scrum
7 563 (17.95%) OOP
8 525 (16.74%) E-Commerce
9 407 (12.97%) BDD
10 392 (12.50%) Multithreading
11 339 (10.81%) Unit Testing
12 338 (10.77%) Continuous Integration
13 288 (9.18%) UML
14 275 (8.77%) OOA/OOD
15 263 (8.38%) Web Development
16 214 (6.82%) Mentoring
17 212 (6.76%) SOA
18 177 (5.64%) Pair Programming
19 162 (5.16%) Kanban
20 161 (5.13%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 1526 (48.65%) C#
2 1125 (35.86%) JavaScript
3 1010 (32.20%) Java
4 944 (30.09%) SQL
5 810 (25.82%) C++
6 303 (9.66%) C
7 243 (7.75%) Ruby
8 240 (7.65%) VB.NET
9 202 (6.44%) PHP
10 192 (6.12%) Python
11 185 (5.90%) T-SQL
12 100 (3.19%) Objective-C
13 94 (3.00%) VB
14 66 (2.10%) Perl
15 53 (1.69%) PL/SQL
16 52 (1.66%) VB6
17 34 (1.08%) MATLAB
18 28 (0.89%) Delphi
19 27 (0.86%) Embedded C
19 27 (0.86%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 717 (22.86%) Degree
2 76 (2.42%) Security Cleared
3 74 (2.36%) PhD
4 42 (1.34%) Microsoft Certification
5 22 (0.70%) DV Cleared
6 20 (0.64%) SC Cleared
7 16 (0.51%) MCP
8 8 (0.26%) Oracle Certification
9 7 (0.22%) OCP
10 6 (0.19%) MCTS
10 6 (0.19%) MCPD
11 4 (0.13%) HND
12 3 (0.096%) Postgraduate
12 3 (0.096%) MCSE
12 3 (0.096%) OCPJP
12 3 (0.096%) Sun Certification
13 1 (0.032%) PMI Certification
13 1 (0.032%) IBM Certification
13 1 (0.032%) ISTQB
13 1 (0.032%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 180 (5.74%) QA
2 42 (1.34%) ISO 9001
3 7 (0.22%) ISO 8583
4 6 (0.19%) SLA
5 4 (0.13%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.096%) WCAG
7 2 (0.064%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.064%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.064%) TickIT
8 1 (0.032%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (0.80%) Active Directory
2 11 (0.35%) Varnish
3 10 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (0.29%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (0.13%) vSphere
6 3 (0.096%) Firmware
6 3 (0.096%) Docker
7 2 (0.064%) Apache Flume
7 2 (0.064%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.032%) Platform Symphony
8 1 (0.032%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 20 (0.64%) MOM
2 18 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (0.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (0.096%) Ansible
4 3 (0.096%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (0.096%) Puppet
5 2 (0.064%) Vagrant
5 2 (0.064%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.032%) Oozie
6 1 (0.032%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 652 (20.78%) Microsoft
2 293 (9.34%) Oracle
3 84 (2.68%) Endeca
4 74 (2.36%) RedPrairie
5 70 (2.23%) Sybase
6 64 (2.04%) Zend
7 55 (1.75%) Google
8 54 (1.72%) hybris
9 42 (1.34%) EPiServer
10 40 (1.28%) IBM
11 36 (1.15%) DevExpress
12 34 (1.08%) Facebook
12 34 (1.08%) Sun
13 27 (0.86%) TIBCO
14 24 (0.77%) Telerik
15 23 (0.73%) Adobe
16 15 (0.48%) Cisco
16 15 (0.48%) Infragistics
16 15 (0.48%) Perforce
16 15 (0.48%) Jaspersoft
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Connectus
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £27000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £24000 - £40000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Centric Resource
Salary: From £40,000 to £48,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + Private Medical Insurance + Life A
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Barnstaple, Devon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Pension + BUPA + Dental + Life Ins +
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 25 days holiday, office perks
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £30,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Vivid Technology
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Bonus,Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Westek Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago