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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 74 81 78
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Permanent jobs citing OOD 9 14 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.82% 1.28% 1.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.16% 1.61% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 9
Average salary £38,750 £59,250 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.59% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £40,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
777 870 742
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 70.89% 79.74% 70.80%
Number of salaries quoted 604 696 644
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OOD across the Essex region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

OOD Salary Histogram 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 1 September 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
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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
Brentwood - 3 - -
Chelmsford - 2 £33,750 -
Billericay - 2 £40,000 -
OOD
East of England

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 26 (96.30%) OO
2 21 (77.78%) .NET
3 18 (66.67%) C#
4 15 (55.56%) Microsoft
5 13 (48.15%) ASP.NET
6 12 (44.44%) XML
7 10 (37.04%) Web Services
7 10 (37.04%) C++
8 9 (33.33%) OOP
8 9 (33.33%) Finance
9 8 (29.63%) STL
9 8 (29.63%) C
10 7 (25.93%) SQL
10 7 (25.93%) Relational Database
11 6 (22.22%) Subversion
11 6 (22.22%) .NET Framework
11 6 (22.22%) E-Commerce
11 6 (22.22%) VB.NET
11 6 (22.22%) Java
11 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
11 6 (22.22%) Visual Studio
12 5 (18.52%) ADO.NET
12 5 (18.52%) SOAP
12 5 (18.52%) Linux
12 5 (18.52%) FTP
12 5 (18.52%) LINQ
12 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (18.52%) Waterfall
13 4 (14.81%) Open Source
13 4 (14.81%) Web Development

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 4 (14.81%) IIS
1 4 (14.81%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Oracle CRM
1 3 (11.11%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) Relational Database
2 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Visual Studio
1 6 (22.22%) Subversion
2 1 (3.70%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (3.70%) Moq
2 1 (3.70%) NUnit
General
1 9 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Marketing
3 2 (7.41%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 23 (85.19%) Developer
2 9 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 7 (25.93%) C++ Developer
3 7 (25.93%) C# Developer
4 5 (18.52%) C Developer
4 5 (18.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (18.52%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (18.52%) .NET Developer
4 5 (18.52%) Systems Developer
4 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (18.52%) C++ Software Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Analyst
6 3 (11.11%) Analyst Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Web Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Graduate
8 1 (3.70%) Junior
8 1 (3.70%) Software Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Senior Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Analyst Programmer
8 1 (3.70%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (77.78%) .NET
2 13 (48.15%) ASP.NET
3 12 (44.44%) XML
4 10 (37.04%) Web Services
5 8 (29.63%) STL
6 6 (22.22%) .NET Framework
7 5 (18.52%) SOAP
7 5 (18.52%) ADO.NET
7 5 (18.52%) LINQ
8 4 (14.81%) CSS
8 4 (14.81%) HTML
8 4 (14.81%) XSL
9 3 (11.11%) XSD
10 2 (7.41%) WPF
11 1 (3.70%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (3.70%) .NET Compact Framework
11 1 (3.70%) WCF
11 1 (3.70%) WinForms
11 1 (3.70%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Open Source
2 3 (11.11%) Mainframe
3 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.70%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Linux
2 4 (14.81%) Windows
3 3 (11.11%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
4 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (96.30%) OO
2 9 (33.33%) OOP
3 6 (22.22%) E-Commerce
4 5 (18.52%) Waterfall
5 4 (14.81%) MVC
5 4 (14.81%) SEO
5 4 (14.81%) Web Development
6 3 (11.11%) CRM
7 2 (7.41%) TDD
7 2 (7.41%) Software Engineering
7 2 (7.41%) Web Application Development
8 1 (3.70%) BDD
8 1 (3.70%) Automated Testing
8 1 (3.70%) ITIL
8 1 (3.70%) Wealth Management
8 1 (3.70%) Unit Testing
8 1 (3.70%) Integration Testing
8 1 (3.70%) Kanban
8 1 (3.70%) Scrum
8 1 (3.70%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 18 (66.67%) C#
2 10 (37.04%) C++
3 8 (29.63%) C
4 7 (25.93%) SQL
5 6 (22.22%) VB.NET
5 6 (22.22%) Java
6 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
7 3 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 15 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.81%) JBoss
3 3 (11.11%) Oracle
3 3 (11.11%) JD Edwards
3 3 (11.11%) SAP
4 1 (3.70%) MKS
4 1 (3.70%) Twitter
4 1 (3.70%) Sybase
4 1 (3.70%) Cognos
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