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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 241 205 183
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -22
Permanent jobs citing OOD 1250 1599 1570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.22% 1.46% 1.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.44% 1.77% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1000 1291 1358
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £30,000 £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
86640 90513 82524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 84.74% 82.77% 81.09%
Number of salaries quoted 71744 73516 68202
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 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 31 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 -23 574 £60,000 +9.09% 63
South East -52 260 £49,000 +15.29% 43
South West -33 107 £37,500 -6.25% 21
East of England -15 95 £47,500 +18.75% 10
North West -46 70 £42,000 +12.00% 9
West Midlands -5 52 £39,500 +5.33% 11
East Midlands 0 47 £40,500 +1.25% 2
Yorkshire +19 40 £35,000 -1.40% 16
North East -3 20 £40,000 +14.28% 3
OOD
UK

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 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 2021 (76.99%) OO
2 1331 (50.70%) Agile Software Development
3 1328 (50.59%) C#
4 1279 (48.72%) .NET
5 976 (37.18%) SQL
6 961 (36.61%) Java
7 873 (33.26%) JavaScript
8 841 (32.04%) SQL Server
9 831 (31.66%) TDD
10 779 (29.68%) Software Engineering
11 774 (29.49%) MVC
12 755 (28.76%) HTML
12 755 (28.76%) C++
13 751 (28.61%) Scrum
14 724 (27.58%) ASP.NET
15 705 (26.86%) Degree
16 704 (26.82%) Finance
17 608 (23.16%) CSS
18 539 (20.53%) Computer Science
19 534 (20.34%) Web Services
20 520 (19.81%) Microsoft
21 495 (18.86%) XML
22 492 (18.74%) jQuery
23 473 (18.02%) WCF
24 460 (17.52%) Windows
25 445 (16.95%) OOP
26 435 (16.57%) Multithreading
27 434 (16.53%) Linux
28 427 (16.27%) ASP.NET MVC
29 417 (15.89%) Unit Testing

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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
1 103 (3.92%) Tomcat
2 96 (3.66%) SharePoint
3 95 (3.62%) IIS
4 86 (3.28%) CMS
5 61 (2.32%) JBoss
6 59 (2.25%) WebSphere
7 56 (2.13%) Apache
8 45 (1.71%) WebLogic
9 36 (1.37%) Node.js
10 30 (1.14%) WordPress
11 21 (0.80%) Cloud Foundry
12 19 (0.72%) Mule
12 19 (0.72%) Apache Solr
13 18 (0.69%) Sitecore CMS
13 18 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
14 15 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
15 14 (0.53%) Mule ESB
16 13 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
16 13 (0.50%) Oracle Workflow
17 12 (0.46%) Joomla!
Applications
1 215 (8.19%) MS Excel
2 17 (0.65%) MS Office
3 13 (0.50%) Photoshop
4 11 (0.42%) CPLEX
5 9 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
5 9 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 5 (0.19%) Simulink
6 5 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (0.15%) InfoPath
7 4 (0.15%) MS Visio
7 4 (0.15%) Doxygen
8 2 (0.076%) Mingle
8 2 (0.076%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.038%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (0.53%) Markit EDM
2 13 (0.50%) Magento
3 11 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 10 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
5 9 (0.34%) Oracle BPM
5 9 (0.34%) Sophis RISQUE
6 8 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
7 6 (0.23%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 5 (0.19%) Oracle Financials
8 5 (0.19%) Oracle EBS R12
9 4 (0.15%) Oracle FAH
10 3 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
11 2 (0.076%) HFM
12 1 (0.038%) Fredhopper
12 1 (0.038%) Shopify
12 1 (0.038%) PeopleSoft Financials
12 1 (0.038%) WebTrends
12 1 (0.038%) Bond Adapt
12 1 (0.038%) JDE EnterpriseOne
12 1 (0.038%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 117 (4.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 95 (3.62%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (0.91%) SaaS
4 23 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (0.38%) PaaS
6 7 (0.27%) Heroku
6 7 (0.27%) GitHub
7 3 (0.11%) IaaS
8 2 (0.076%) Trello
8 2 (0.076%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.038%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 90 (3.43%) TCP/IP
2 86 (3.28%) Internet
3 32 (1.22%) Network Security
4 27 (1.03%) Intranet
5 26 (0.99%) HTTP
6 21 (0.80%) CTI
7 14 (0.53%) LDAP
8 10 (0.38%) Extranet
9 8 (0.30%) DLNA
9 8 (0.30%) Modbus
10 6 (0.23%) Wireless
10 6 (0.23%) Bluetooth
11 5 (0.19%) SAN
11 5 (0.19%) NAS
12 4 (0.15%) ZigBee
12 4 (0.15%) Ethernet
12 4 (0.15%) FTP
13 3 (0.11%) SSL
13 3 (0.11%) WEP
14 2 (0.076%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 841 (32.04%) SQL Server
2 227 (8.65%) MySQL
3 177 (6.74%) Relational Database
4 156 (5.94%) SQL Server 2008
5 120 (4.57%) MongoDB
6 96 (3.66%) NoSQL
7 80 (3.05%) RDBMS
8 67 (2.55%) Oracle Database
9 63 (2.40%) SQL Server 2005
10 45 (1.71%) SQL Server 2012
11 37 (1.41%) Oracle Reports
12 32 (1.22%) Big Data
13 31 (1.18%) CouchDB
14 29 (1.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 28 (1.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 28 (1.07%) Hadoop
16 27 (1.03%) Redis
17 22 (0.84%) Apache Hive
18 21 (0.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 20 (0.76%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 320 (12.19%) Git (software)
2 276 (10.51%) Visual Studio
3 226 (8.61%) Team Foundation Server
4 206 (7.85%) NUnit
5 204 (7.77%) Subversion
6 185 (7.05%) Moq
7 141 (5.37%) JUnit
8 115 (4.38%) Maven
9 109 (4.15%) Eclipse
10 95 (3.62%) Selenium
11 87 (3.31%) Jenkins
12 82 (3.12%) JIRA
13 77 (2.93%) TeamCity
13 77 (2.93%) Rhino Mocks
14 46 (1.75%) MSTest
15 42 (1.60%) Ant
16 33 (1.26%) Mercurial
17 29 (1.10%) ReSharper
18 25 (0.95%) Mockito
19 24 (0.91%) Gradle
General
1 704 (26.82%) Finance
2 191 (7.28%) Banking
3 183 (6.97%) Retail
4 116 (4.42%) Games
5 99 (3.77%) Front Office
6 88 (3.35%) Investment Banking
7 79 (3.01%) Telecoms
8 72 (2.74%) Back Office
9 65 (2.48%) Financial Institution
10 51 (1.94%) Publishing
11 46 (1.75%) Manufacturing
12 43 (1.64%) Electronics
13 40 (1.52%) Marketing
14 32 (1.22%) Advertising
15 20 (0.76%) Legal
15 20 (0.76%) Aerospace
16 19 (0.72%) Automotive
17 17 (0.65%) Online Betting
17 17 (0.65%) Military
18 13 (0.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 1914 (72.91%) Developer
2 539 (20.53%) .NET Developer
3 504 (19.20%) C# Developer
4 480 (18.29%) Senior Developer
5 407 (15.50%) Software Engineer
6 341 (12.99%) C# .NET Developer
7 327 (12.46%) Java Developer
8 307 (11.70%) Software Developer
9 211 (8.04%) C++ Developer
10 148 (5.64%) Senior .NET Developer
11 142 (5.41%) Web Developer
12 131 (4.99%) Architect
13 123 (4.69%) Senior Java Developer
14 118 (4.50%) ASP.NET Developer
15 116 (4.42%) Graduate
16 111 (4.23%) Junior
16 111 (4.23%) Senior Software Engineer
17 109 (4.15%) Senior C# Developer
18 95 (3.62%) Junior Developer
19 86 (3.28%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1279 (48.72%) .NET
2 755 (28.76%) HTML
3 724 (27.58%) ASP.NET
4 608 (23.16%) CSS
5 534 (20.34%) Web Services
6 495 (18.86%) XML
7 492 (18.74%) jQuery
8 473 (18.02%) WCF
9 427 (16.27%) ASP.NET MVC
10 368 (14.02%) .NET Framework
11 335 (12.76%) Spring
12 269 (10.25%) HTML5
13 239 (9.10%) Ajax
14 230 (8.76%) J2EE
15 228 (8.69%) WPF
16 220 (8.38%) REST
17 208 (7.92%) WinForms
18 181 (6.90%) Hibernate
19 179 (6.82%) JSON
20 176 (6.70%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 539 (20.53%) Computer Science
2 278 (10.59%) Algorithms
3 224 (8.53%) Data Structures
4 218 (8.30%) Analytical Skills
5 153 (5.83%) Mobile App
6 150 (5.71%) Mathematics
7 132 (5.03%) Client/Server
8 89 (3.39%) N-Tier
9 83 (3.16%) Derivative
10 74 (2.82%) User Experience
11 71 (2.70%) Hedge funds
12 61 (2.32%) Enterprise Software
12 61 (2.32%) Physics
13 44 (1.68%) Equities
14 38 (1.45%) Inversion of Control
15 37 (1.41%) Photography
16 36 (1.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 35 (1.33%) Management Information System
18 34 (1.30%) Equity Derivative
19 33 (1.26%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 460 (17.52%) Windows
2 434 (16.53%) Linux
3 312 (11.89%) UNIX
4 151 (5.75%) Android
5 91 (3.47%) Apple iOS
6 48 (1.83%) Solaris
7 30 (1.14%) Windows Phone
8 20 (0.76%) Windows 7
9 18 (0.69%) AIX
9 18 (0.69%) Windows Server 2008
10 11 (0.42%) Windows CE
10 11 (0.42%) VxWorks
11 7 (0.27%) Mac OS X
11 7 (0.27%) Ubuntu
11 7 (0.27%) Nucleus RTOS
12 6 (0.23%) Windows Phone 7
13 5 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
13 5 (0.19%) CentOS
13 5 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 3 (0.11%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2021 (76.99%) OO
2 1331 (50.70%) Agile Software Development
3 831 (31.66%) TDD
4 779 (29.68%) Software Engineering
5 774 (29.49%) MVC
6 751 (28.61%) Scrum
7 445 (16.95%) OOP
8 435 (16.57%) Multithreading
9 417 (15.89%) Unit Testing
10 403 (15.35%) Continuous Integration
11 360 (13.71%) SDLC
12 302 (11.50%) UML
13 281 (10.70%) BDD
14 221 (8.42%) Mentoring
15 208 (7.92%) E-Commerce
16 202 (7.70%) Web Development
17 187 (7.12%) OOA/OOD
18 185 (7.05%) SOA
19 152 (5.79%) Kanban
20 126 (4.80%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 1328 (50.59%) C#
2 976 (37.18%) SQL
3 961 (36.61%) Java
4 873 (33.26%) JavaScript
5 755 (28.76%) C++
6 298 (11.35%) C
7 185 (7.05%) T-SQL
8 167 (6.36%) Python
9 146 (5.56%) PHP
10 145 (5.52%) VB.NET
11 119 (4.53%) PL/SQL
12 85 (3.24%) Ruby
13 72 (2.74%) Objective-C
14 70 (2.67%) VB
15 56 (2.13%) Scala
16 54 (2.06%) Perl
17 40 (1.52%) F#
18 34 (1.30%) OCaml
18 34 (1.30%) Bash Shell
19 26 (0.99%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 705 (26.86%) Degree
2 57 (2.17%) PhD
3 36 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
4 23 (0.88%) Security Cleared
5 13 (0.50%) PMI Certification
6 11 (0.42%) DV Cleared
7 10 (0.38%) SC Cleared
8 7 (0.27%) ISEB
9 6 (0.23%) MCP
10 4 (0.15%) HND
10 4 (0.15%) MCSE
10 4 (0.15%) Oracle Certification
10 4 (0.15%) ISTQB
11 3 (0.11%) Sun Certification
11 3 (0.11%) OCA
12 2 (0.076%) CCA
12 2 (0.076%) BC Cleared
12 2 (0.076%) IC3 Certification
13 1 (0.038%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 1 (0.038%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 126 (4.80%) QA
2 12 (0.46%) ISO 9001
3 9 (0.34%) SLA
3 9 (0.34%) Data Quality
4 7 (0.27%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.23%) ISO 8583
6 5 (0.19%) DICOM
6 5 (0.19%) FATCA
7 1 (0.038%) HL7
System Software
1 18 (0.69%) Docker
2 15 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (0.50%) Oracle RAC
4 8 (0.30%) LXC
5 6 (0.23%) Oracle Clusterware
6 5 (0.19%) Slurm Workload Manager
6 5 (0.19%) vSphere
6 5 (0.19%) KVM
6 5 (0.19%) Xen
6 5 (0.19%) Active Directory
7 4 (0.15%) Varnish
8 2 (0.076%) vCloud
8 2 (0.076%) Firmware
9 1 (0.038%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.038%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.038%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.038%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (0.38%) Capistrano
1 10 (0.38%) Vagrant
2 9 (0.34%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 9 (0.34%) MOM
3 6 (0.23%) Oracle RMAN
3 6 (0.23%) Data Guard
3 6 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (0.23%) Oracle Flashback
4 5 (0.19%) Mesos
5 4 (0.15%) Oozie
5 4 (0.15%) Puppet
5 4 (0.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 3 (0.11%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.038%) Ansible
7 1 (0.038%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.038%) Control-M
Vendors
1 520 (19.81%) Microsoft
2 243 (9.26%) Oracle
3 61 (2.32%) IBM
4 39 (1.49%) Google
5 35 (1.33%) Sybase
6 27 (1.03%) Zend
7 24 (0.91%) hybris
7 24 (0.91%) Perforce
8 20 (0.76%) Adobe
9 18 (0.69%) Sitecore
10 17 (0.65%) Apple
11 16 (0.61%) TIBCO
11 16 (0.61%) VMware
12 12 (0.46%) Twitter
13 11 (0.42%) WorldPay
13 11 (0.42%) SAP
14 9 (0.34%) EPiServer
15 8 (0.30%) Atlassian
15 8 (0.30%) Sencha
15 8 (0.30%) Salesforce.com
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £70,000 to £120,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky
Salary: Highly competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky
Salary: Highly competitive and excellent benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
Ascot, Berkshire
SC Recruitment
Salary: Fully negotiable + Benefits + Extensive training investment
Posted: 23 hours ago
Ascot, Berkshire
SC Recruitment
Salary: Fully negotiable + Benefits + Extensive training investment
Posted: 23 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
ISL
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Teddington, Middlesex
IT Connections
Salary: £40,000 to 55,000
Posted: Yesterday
Northamptonshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: bonus, shares, pens, med, life
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + On Application
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Connectus
Salary: £36000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chertsey, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Malling, Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Westek Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Malling, Kent
Proactive Appointments
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Andover, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £41000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday