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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 262 206 184
Rank change year-on-year
-56 -22
Permanent jobs citing OOD 1169 1636 1564
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.13% 1.50% 1.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.33% 1.82% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 986 1303 1338
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £75,000
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
88161 90095 81343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 85.06% 82.88% 81.70%
Number of salaries quoted 73560 72570 67236
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 September 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 September 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 -55 525 £62,500 +13.63% 72
South East -40 267 £47,500 +11.76% 29
East of England -16 88 £47,500 +18.75% 13
South West -53 88 £40,000 - 14
West Midlands -1 54 £40,000 +6.66% 6
North West -68 52 £40,000 +1.26% 9
East Midlands -1 44 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Yorkshire +16 36 £35,000 - 4
North East +4 24 £40,000 - 4
OOD
UK

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 1897 (76.90%) OO
2 1241 (50.30%) Agile Software Development
3 1235 (50.06%) C#
4 1197 (48.52%) .NET
5 907 (36.77%) Java
6 890 (36.08%) SQL
7 841 (34.09%) JavaScript
8 805 (32.63%) SQL Server
9 801 (32.47%) TDD
10 749 (30.36%) Software Engineering
11 741 (30.04%) HTML
12 728 (29.51%) MVC
13 711 (28.82%) C++
14 710 (28.78%) Scrum
15 688 (27.89%) Finance
16 675 (27.36%) ASP.NET
17 638 (25.86%) Degree
18 607 (24.60%) CSS
19 505 (20.47%) Microsoft
20 500 (20.27%) Computer Science
21 492 (19.94%) Web Services
22 491 (19.90%) jQuery
23 452 (18.32%) WCF
24 438 (17.75%) Multithreading
25 423 (17.15%) Windows
26 420 (17.02%) ASP.NET MVC
27 418 (16.94%) XML
28 409 (16.58%) OOP
29 399 (16.17%) Linux
30 380 (15.40%) Unit Testing

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 94 (3.81%) IIS
2 92 (3.73%) SharePoint
3 83 (3.36%) CMS
4 81 (3.28%) Tomcat
5 62 (2.51%) Apache
6 59 (2.39%) WebSphere
7 55 (2.23%) JBoss
8 42 (1.70%) WebLogic
9 40 (1.62%) Node.js
10 27 (1.09%) WordPress
11 19 (0.77%) Sitecore CMS
12 17 (0.69%) Mule
12 17 (0.69%) Cloud Foundry
13 16 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
14 15 (0.61%) Mule ESB
15 14 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
16 13 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
17 12 (0.49%) Oracle Workflow
17 12 (0.49%) Joomla!
18 10 (0.41%) concrete5
Applications
1 209 (8.47%) MS Excel
2 16 (0.65%) Photoshop
3 15 (0.61%) MS Office
4 12 (0.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 11 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
6 7 (0.28%) CPLEX
7 5 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
7 5 (0.20%) AutoCAD
7 5 (0.20%) Simulink
8 4 (0.16%) Doxygen
8 4 (0.16%) InfoPath
9 3 (0.12%) Mingle
9 3 (0.12%) MS Visio
10 1 (0.041%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (0.57%) Markit EDM
2 11 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 9 (0.36%) Sophis RISQUE
3 9 (0.36%) Magento
4 8 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
4 8 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
5 7 (0.28%) Oracle Applications
5 7 (0.28%) Oracle BPM
6 5 (0.20%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 3 (0.12%) Oracle EBS R12
7 3 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (0.12%) Oracle Financials
8 2 (0.081%) Oracle FAH
9 1 (0.041%) Shopify
9 1 (0.041%) PeopleSoft Financials
9 1 (0.041%) WebTrends
9 1 (0.041%) HFM
9 1 (0.041%) RMDS
9 1 (0.041%) SunGard Martini
9 1 (0.041%) Bond Adapt
Cloud Services
1 113 (4.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 102 (4.13%) Amazon AWS
3 30 (1.22%) SaaS
4 26 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (0.41%) PaaS
6 9 (0.36%) GitHub
7 7 (0.28%) Heroku
8 3 (0.12%) IaaS
9 2 (0.081%) Trello
9 2 (0.081%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.041%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 84 (3.40%) Internet
2 78 (3.16%) TCP/IP
3 32 (1.30%) Network Security
4 24 (0.97%) Intranet
5 22 (0.89%) CTI
5 22 (0.89%) HTTP
6 14 (0.57%) Extranet
7 11 (0.45%) LDAP
8 8 (0.32%) DLNA
8 8 (0.32%) Modbus
9 5 (0.20%) FTP
10 4 (0.16%) Bluetooth
10 4 (0.16%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (0.12%) Wireless
11 3 (0.12%) WEP
11 3 (0.12%) SSL
12 2 (0.081%) SAN
12 2 (0.081%) GPRS
12 2 (0.081%) SMS
12 2 (0.081%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 805 (32.63%) SQL Server
2 202 (8.19%) MySQL
3 131 (5.31%) Relational Database
4 116 (4.70%) SQL Server 2008
5 108 (4.38%) MongoDB
6 104 (4.22%) NoSQL
7 60 (2.43%) Oracle Database
8 56 (2.27%) RDBMS
9 41 (1.66%) SQL Server 2012
10 40 (1.62%) SQL Server 2005
11 36 (1.46%) Oracle Reports
12 32 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 31 (1.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 27 (1.09%) Big Data
14 27 (1.09%) Redis
15 24 (0.97%) Crystal Reports
16 23 (0.93%) Apache Hive
17 22 (0.89%) Hadoop
18 21 (0.85%) DB2
19 20 (0.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 314 (12.73%) Git (software)
2 250 (10.13%) Visual Studio
3 223 (9.04%) Team Foundation Server
4 219 (8.88%) NUnit
5 209 (8.47%) Moq
6 189 (7.66%) Subversion
7 134 (5.43%) JUnit
8 113 (4.58%) Maven
9 97 (3.93%) Selenium
10 87 (3.53%) Rhino Mocks
11 85 (3.45%) Eclipse
12 84 (3.40%) TeamCity
13 79 (3.20%) JIRA
14 74 (3.00%) Jenkins
15 54 (2.19%) MSTest
16 46 (1.86%) Mercurial
17 37 (1.50%) Ant
18 29 (1.18%) Gradle
19 25 (1.01%) Mockito
20 24 (0.97%) ReSharper
General
1 688 (27.89%) Finance
2 170 (6.89%) Retail
3 168 (6.81%) Banking
4 113 (4.58%) Games
5 93 (3.77%) Front Office
6 80 (3.24%) Financial Institution
7 72 (2.92%) Telecoms
7 72 (2.92%) Investment Banking
8 61 (2.47%) Back Office
9 48 (1.95%) Publishing
10 44 (1.78%) Electronics
11 40 (1.62%) Marketing
12 35 (1.42%) Manufacturing
13 25 (1.01%) Advertising
14 24 (0.97%) Legal
15 17 (0.69%) Military
16 16 (0.65%) Online Betting
17 13 (0.53%) Automotive
18 12 (0.49%) Aerospace
19 8 (0.32%) Law
Job Titles
1 1785 (72.36%) Developer
2 484 (19.62%) .NET Developer
3 465 (18.85%) Senior Developer
4 461 (18.69%) C# Developer
5 382 (15.48%) Software Engineer
6 309 (12.53%) C# .NET Developer
7 308 (12.48%) Java Developer
8 270 (10.94%) Software Developer
9 221 (8.96%) C++ Developer
10 133 (5.39%) Web Developer
11 127 (5.15%) Senior .NET Developer
12 122 (4.95%) Senior Java Developer
13 116 (4.70%) Graduate
14 113 (4.58%) Senior Software Engineer
15 112 (4.54%) Architect
16 104 (4.22%) ASP.NET Developer
17 102 (4.13%) Senior C# Developer
18 100 (4.05%) Junior
19 88 (3.57%) Junior Developer
20 85 (3.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1197 (48.52%) .NET
2 741 (30.04%) HTML
3 675 (27.36%) ASP.NET
4 607 (24.60%) CSS
5 492 (19.94%) Web Services
6 491 (19.90%) jQuery
7 452 (18.32%) WCF
8 420 (17.02%) ASP.NET MVC
9 418 (16.94%) XML
10 338 (13.70%) .NET Framework
11 312 (12.65%) Spring
12 269 (10.90%) HTML5
13 230 (9.32%) J2EE
14 224 (9.08%) WPF
15 220 (8.92%) Ajax
16 218 (8.84%) REST
17 196 (7.94%) WinForms
18 181 (7.34%) AngularJS
19 170 (6.89%) Hibernate
20 158 (6.40%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 500 (20.27%) Computer Science
2 287 (11.63%) Algorithms
3 228 (9.24%) Data Structures
4 200 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
5 146 (5.92%) Mobile App
6 145 (5.88%) Mathematics
7 138 (5.59%) Client/Server
8 92 (3.73%) Derivative
9 85 (3.45%) Hedge funds
10 81 (3.28%) N-Tier
10 81 (3.28%) User Experience
11 58 (2.35%) Physics
12 53 (2.15%) Enterprise Software
13 38 (1.54%) Inversion of Control
13 38 (1.54%) Equities
14 37 (1.50%) Photography
15 34 (1.38%) Visualisation
16 33 (1.34%) Equity Derivative
16 33 (1.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 30 (1.22%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 423 (17.15%) Windows
2 399 (16.17%) Linux
3 305 (12.36%) UNIX
4 128 (5.19%) Android
5 84 (3.40%) Apple iOS
6 58 (2.35%) Solaris
7 22 (0.89%) Windows Phone
8 20 (0.81%) AIX
8 20 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
9 14 (0.57%) Windows 7
10 10 (0.41%) Windows CE
11 8 (0.32%) VxWorks
11 8 (0.32%) Windows Phone 7
12 7 (0.28%) Ubuntu
13 6 (0.24%) Nucleus RTOS
13 6 (0.24%) Mac OS X
14 4 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
15 3 (0.12%) Windows Phone 8
15 3 (0.12%) Windows 8
16 2 (0.081%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1897 (76.90%) OO
2 1241 (50.30%) Agile Software Development
3 801 (32.47%) TDD
4 749 (30.36%) Software Engineering
5 728 (29.51%) MVC
6 710 (28.78%) Scrum
7 438 (17.75%) Multithreading
8 409 (16.58%) OOP
9 380 (15.40%) Unit Testing
10 373 (15.12%) Continuous Integration
11 332 (13.46%) SDLC
12 272 (11.03%) BDD
13 255 (10.34%) UML
14 226 (9.16%) E-Commerce
15 205 (8.31%) Web Development
16 204 (8.27%) Mentoring
17 197 (7.99%) SOA
18 187 (7.58%) OOA/OOD
19 162 (6.57%) Kanban
20 144 (5.84%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 1235 (50.06%) C#
2 907 (36.77%) Java
3 890 (36.08%) SQL
4 841 (34.09%) JavaScript
5 711 (28.82%) C++
6 255 (10.34%) C
7 179 (7.26%) T-SQL
8 158 (6.40%) Python
9 146 (5.92%) PHP
10 127 (5.15%) VB.NET
11 115 (4.66%) PL/SQL
12 75 (3.04%) Objective-C
13 65 (2.63%) Ruby
14 63 (2.55%) Perl
15 62 (2.51%) Scala
16 60 (2.43%) VB
17 40 (1.62%) F#
18 36 (1.46%) OCaml
19 34 (1.38%) Bash Shell
20 24 (0.97%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 638 (25.86%) Degree
2 60 (2.43%) PhD
3 30 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 20 (0.81%) Security Cleared
5 15 (0.61%) PMI Certification
6 10 (0.41%) DV Cleared
7 9 (0.36%) Oracle Certification
8 7 (0.28%) Sun Certification
8 7 (0.28%) SC Cleared
8 7 (0.28%) OCA
8 7 (0.28%) ISEB
9 5 (0.20%) MCP
10 4 (0.16%) MCSE
11 3 (0.12%) BC Cleared
12 2 (0.081%) OCPJP
12 2 (0.081%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.081%) MCSA
12 2 (0.081%) CCA
12 2 (0.081%) IC3 Certification
13 1 (0.041%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 120 (4.86%) QA
2 18 (0.73%) ISO 9001
3 9 (0.36%) SLA
4 7 (0.28%) PCI DSS
4 7 (0.28%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.12%) DICOM
6 1 (0.041%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (0.61%) Docker
2 14 (0.57%) Oracle RAC
3 13 (0.53%) vCloud
4 8 (0.32%) Active Directory
5 7 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (0.28%) Oracle Clusterware
6 4 (0.16%) Varnish
7 3 (0.12%) Firmware
7 3 (0.12%) LXC
8 2 (0.081%) vSphere
9 1 (0.041%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.041%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.041%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.041%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (0.45%) MOM
2 10 (0.41%) Vagrant
3 8 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (0.28%) Oracle Flashback
4 7 (0.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 7 (0.28%) Oracle RMAN
4 7 (0.28%) Data Guard
5 6 (0.24%) Capistrano
6 4 (0.16%) Puppet
6 4 (0.16%) Oozie
6 4 (0.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 4 (0.16%) HAProxy
7 2 (0.081%) Ansible
8 1 (0.041%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 505 (20.47%) Microsoft
2 249 (10.09%) Oracle
3 46 (1.86%) IBM
4 42 (1.70%) Google
5 40 (1.62%) Sybase
6 24 (0.97%) Adobe
6 24 (0.97%) Zend
7 23 (0.93%) Perforce
8 20 (0.81%) hybris
9 19 (0.77%) Sitecore
10 14 (0.57%) Apple
11 13 (0.53%) Sun
11 13 (0.53%) Twitter
12 11 (0.45%) WorldPay
12 11 (0.45%) SAP
12 11 (0.45%) Salesforce.com
13 10 (0.41%) Telerik
14 9 (0.36%) EPiServer
15 8 (0.32%) Sencha
15 8 (0.32%) VMware
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Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum + bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
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Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Salary: 35 - 45k plus pension, 25 days hols, bonus and share scheme
Posted: 3 hours ago
South West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £100000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
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Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
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Client Server
Salary: £75k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
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Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £19000 - £25000 per annum + Pension, 25 Days Hol, Benefits
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Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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Salary: £50000 per annum
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Salary: £50k + Healthcare & Life Insurance
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EXCELerate
Salary: £60k, Car Allowance, Health, Pension
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Salary: £37000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
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Dorset
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Salary: £20000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £35000 - £51000 per annum + competitive
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