The table below looks at the statistics for OOD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 84 78 73
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -5
Permanent jobs citing OOD 15 16 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.19% 1.37% 1.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.53% 1.72% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 11 16 9
Average salary £39,500 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
OOD
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
983 931 643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 78.14% 79.78% 72.41%
Number of salaries quoted 739 709 575
Average salary £47,000 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.81% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

OOD
Salary Trend in Essex

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

OOD Salary Trend in Essex

OOD
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOD within the Essex region over the 3 months to 20 October 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
Harlow - 7 £41,750 - 1
OOD
East of England

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 30 (93.75%) .NET
2 29 (90.63%) C#
3 28 (87.50%) OO
4 26 (81.25%) ASP.NET
5 20 (62.50%) Microsoft
6 18 (56.25%) SharePoint
6 18 (56.25%) CSS
6 18 (56.25%) HTML
6 18 (56.25%) JavaScript
6 18 (56.25%) Open Source
7 17 (53.13%) Relational Database
8 15 (46.88%) Web Services
9 14 (43.75%) JBoss
9 14 (43.75%) IIS
9 14 (43.75%) SEO
9 14 (43.75%) Web Development
10 13 (40.63%) ITIL
11 12 (37.50%) .NET Framework
11 12 (37.50%) Web Application Development
12 9 (28.13%) XML
13 7 (21.88%) OOP
13 7 (21.88%) Security Cleared
14 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
15 5 (15.63%) MVC
15 5 (15.63%) VB.NET
16 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
16 4 (12.50%) SQL
16 4 (12.50%) Java
16 4 (12.50%) C++
16 4 (12.50%) Finance

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 18 (56.25%) SharePoint
2 14 (43.75%) IIS
2 14 (43.75%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (3.13%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (53.13%) Relational Database
2 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Subversion
2 2 (6.25%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.13%) NUnit
3 1 (3.13%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (3.13%) Moq
General
1 4 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Electronics
3 1 (3.13%) Retail
3 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (90.63%) Developer
2 12 (37.50%) C# Developer
3 11 (34.38%) .NET Developer
4 10 (31.25%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (18.75%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (12.50%) Software Developer
6 4 (12.50%) Web Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Analyst
7 3 (9.38%) Analyst Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Systems Developer
7 3 (9.38%) C++ Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Senior Web Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Graduate
8 2 (6.25%) Senior Developer
8 2 (6.25%) C Developer
8 2 (6.25%) C++ Software Developer
9 1 (3.13%) Junior C# Developer
9 1 (3.13%) Graduate Software Developer
9 1 (3.13%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (93.75%) .NET
2 26 (81.25%) ASP.NET
3 18 (56.25%) CSS
3 18 (56.25%) HTML
4 15 (46.88%) Web Services
5 12 (37.50%) .NET Framework
6 9 (28.13%) XML
7 4 (12.50%) LINQ
7 4 (12.50%) jQuery
8 3 (9.38%) ADO.NET
8 3 (9.38%) XSD
8 3 (9.38%) SOAP
8 3 (9.38%) STL
8 3 (9.38%) WPF
9 2 (6.25%) XSL
9 2 (6.25%) WinForms
10 1 (3.13%) NHibernate
10 1 (3.13%) .NET Remoting
10 1 (3.13%) JSON
10 1 (3.13%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (56.25%) Open Source
2 3 (9.38%) Mainframe
3 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.13%) Kindle
4 1 (3.13%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Windows
1 3 (9.38%) Linux
2 1 (3.13%) Windows XP
2 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (87.50%) OO
2 14 (43.75%) SEO
2 14 (43.75%) Web Development
3 13 (40.63%) ITIL
4 12 (37.50%) Web Application Development
5 7 (21.88%) OOP
6 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (15.63%) MVC
8 4 (12.50%) E-Commerce
9 2 (6.25%) Waterfall
10 1 (3.13%) BDD
10 1 (3.13%) TDD
10 1 (3.13%) Software Engineering
10 1 (3.13%) Kanban
10 1 (3.13%) Scrum
10 1 (3.13%) OOA/OOD
10 1 (3.13%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 29 (90.63%) C#
2 18 (56.25%) JavaScript
3 5 (15.63%) VB.NET
4 4 (12.50%) SQL
4 4 (12.50%) C++
4 4 (12.50%) Java
5 3 (9.38%) C
6 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.13%) VB
6 1 (3.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (21.88%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 20 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.13%) JD Edwards
2 1 (3.13%) Twitter
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle
2 1 (3.13%) Sybase
2 1 (3.13%) SAP
2 1 (3.13%) Cognos
Essex
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 25 days holiday, office perks
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Search Consultancy
Salary: excellent package
Posted: 5 days ago
Harlow
Hudson - London
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago