The table below looks at the statistics for OOD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 47 60 78
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +18
Permanent jobs citing OOD 27 15 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 4.65% 1.99% 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.64% 2.76% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 27 14 1
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
OOD
Surrey

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
479 544 613
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 82.44% 72.15% 78.99%
Number of salaries quoted 426 481 565
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

OOD
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

OOD Salary Trend in Guildford

OOD
Salary Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OOD across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

OOD Salary Histogram in Guildford

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 49 (87.50%) OO
2 39 (69.64%) Software Engineering
3 24 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (35.71%) Scrum
4 20 (35.71%) UML
4 20 (35.71%) C#
5 19 (33.93%) SQL
5 19 (33.93%) Linux
6 17 (30.36%) C++
6 17 (30.36%) Telecoms
7 16 (28.57%) Cisco
7 16 (28.57%) RTP
7 16 (28.57%) Subversion
7 16 (28.57%) GSM
7 16 (28.57%) PBX
7 16 (28.57%) UMTS
7 16 (28.57%) STL
7 16 (28.57%) RANAP
7 16 (28.57%) LTE
7 16 (28.57%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 16 (28.57%) Asterisk PBX
7 16 (28.57%) GCC
7 16 (28.57%) GDB
7 16 (28.57%) Trac
8 15 (26.79%) CSS
8 15 (26.79%) HTML
8 15 (26.79%) JavaScript
9 13 (23.21%) SOA
9 13 (23.21%) Java
10 12 (21.43%) PHP

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 (7.14%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (21.43%) MS Excel
1 12 (21.43%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (28.57%) GSM
1 16 (28.57%) PBX
1 16 (28.57%) UMTS
1 16 (28.57%) RTP
1 16 (28.57%) RANAP
1 16 (28.57%) LTE
1 16 (28.57%) Asterisk PBX
2 7 (12.50%) VoIP
3 2 (3.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.14%) Big Data
2 2 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (28.57%) Subversion
1 16 (28.57%) GCC
1 16 (28.57%) GDB
1 16 (28.57%) Trac
2 3 (5.36%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.79%) Selenium
3 1 (1.79%) JUnit
3 1 (1.79%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.79%) Eclipse
General
1 17 (30.36%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.79%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 24 (42.86%) Software Engineer
2 17 (30.36%) Developer
3 15 (26.79%) Analyst
3 15 (26.79%) Systems Analyst
4 13 (23.21%) Java Developer
5 12 (21.43%) Senior Software Engineer
6 8 (14.29%) Senior Developer
6 8 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
7 7 (12.50%) C++ Software Engineer
8 6 (10.71%) Team Leader
8 6 (10.71%) Java Team Leader
9 4 (7.14%) Software Test Engineer
9 4 (7.14%) C# Developer
9 4 (7.14%) Test Engineer
9 4 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
10 3 (5.36%) Web Analyst
11 2 (3.57%) .NET Software Engineer
11 2 (3.57%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
11 2 (3.57%) Senior C# Software Engineer
11 2 (3.57%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (28.57%) STL
1 16 (28.57%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 15 (26.79%) CSS
2 15 (26.79%) HTML
3 12 (21.43%) .NET
4 11 (19.64%) WCF
5 7 (12.50%) WPF
6 6 (10.71%) .NET Framework
7 4 (7.14%) Managed Extensibility Framework
7 4 (7.14%) Middleware
8 3 (5.36%) WinForms
9 2 (3.57%) ActiveX
9 2 (3.57%) J2SE
9 2 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (3.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 2 (3.57%) ADO.NET
9 2 (3.57%) ASP.NET
9 2 (3.57%) Web Services
10 1 (1.79%) XML
10 1 (1.79%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.43%) Computer Science
2 5 (8.93%) Data Structures
3 4 (7.14%) Algorithms
3 4 (7.14%) CCTV
4 3 (5.36%) User Experience
5 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (33.93%) Linux
2 9 (16.07%) Windows
3 2 (3.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (87.50%) OO
2 39 (69.64%) Software Engineering
3 24 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (35.71%) UML
4 20 (35.71%) Scrum
5 13 (23.21%) SOA
6 10 (17.86%) OOP
6 10 (17.86%) Multithreading
7 5 (8.93%) Data Analysis
8 4 (7.14%) Automated Testing
8 4 (7.14%) TDD
8 4 (7.14%) Data Management
8 4 (7.14%) MVVM
8 4 (7.14%) BDD
8 4 (7.14%) Black-Box Testing
9 2 (3.57%) MVC
10 1 (1.79%) OOA/OOD
10 1 (1.79%) Project Management
10 1 (1.79%) Regression Testing
10 1 (1.79%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (35.71%) C#
2 19 (33.93%) SQL
3 17 (30.36%) C++
4 15 (26.79%) JavaScript
5 13 (23.21%) Java
6 12 (21.43%) PHP
6 12 (21.43%) Scala
7 4 (7.14%) MATLAB
8 2 (3.57%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.79%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (12.50%) Degree
2 4 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (7.14%) ISEB
2 4 (7.14%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.93%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (28.57%) Cisco
2 4 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle