The table below looks at the statistics for OOA/OOD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOA/OOD over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Analysis and Design (OOA/OOD)
Rank 139 111 159
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +48
Permanent jobs citing OOA/OOD 2 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.100% 0.62% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.83% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 4
Average salary £75,000 £65,000 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +26.21%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
OOA/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 Hertfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1615 1454 2176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 80.39% 75.45% 77.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1244 1087 1825
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

OOA/OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

OOA/OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

OOA/OOD
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

OOA/OOD Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

OOA/OOD
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOA/OOD within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 January 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
Watford - 2 £75,000 -
OOA/OOD
East of England

OOA/OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing OOA/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 OOA/OOD.

1 3 (100.00%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Hibernate
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) J2EE
2 2 (66.67%) WebLogic
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) UML
2 2 (66.67%) JBoss
2 2 (66.67%) JMS
2 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) SOA
2 2 (66.67%) Spring Security
2 2 (66.67%) GWT
2 2 (66.67%) Investment Management
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (66.67%) Coaching
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) Moq
3 1 (33.33%) OOP
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript

OOA/OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing OOA/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 OOA/OOD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) WebLogic
1 2 (66.67%) JBoss
1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Moq
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Architect
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) Spring Security
2 2 (66.67%) GWT
2 2 (66.67%) J2EE
2 2 (66.67%) JMS
2 2 (66.67%) Hibernate
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Windows SharePoint Services
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) Silverlight
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
1 2 (66.67%) SOA
1 2 (66.67%) UML
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
1 2 (66.67%) Investment Management
1 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
1 2 (66.67%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree