The first table below looks at the demand for 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 OOD over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 131 99 106
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +7
Permanent jobs citing OOD 17 33 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.68% 1.54% 1.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 1.99% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 14 33 42
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -12.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £47,500 £57,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1966 1657 1941
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 79.08% 77.57% 73.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1612 1246 1571
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £64,500 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
OOD
East of England

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

OOD
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

OOD Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

OOD
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OOD across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

OOD Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

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 OOD within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 July 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
Watford -28 6 £30,000 -2.04% 2
Potters Bar -11 3 £32,500 -7.14%
Hemel Hempstead -10 2 £32,500 +26.21%
Royston - 1 £27,000 -
OOD
East of England

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 25 (78.13%) OO
2 21 (65.63%) C#
3 19 (59.38%) .NET
4 18 (56.25%) HTML
4 18 (56.25%) Java
5 16 (50.00%) SQL
5 16 (50.00%) Windows
6 15 (46.88%) Software Engineering
7 14 (43.75%) JavaScript
8 13 (40.63%) ASP.NET
8 13 (40.63%) Web Services
8 13 (40.63%) Degree
9 11 (34.38%) WinForms
10 10 (31.25%) Computer Science
10 10 (31.25%) HTML5
10 10 (31.25%) Web Application Development
11 9 (28.13%) Oracle
11 9 (28.13%) SQL Server
12 8 (25.00%) OOP
12 8 (25.00%) Oracle Database
12 8 (25.00%) Marketing
13 7 (21.88%) Web Development
13 7 (21.88%) .NET Framework
13 7 (21.88%) WPF
13 7 (21.88%) RESTful
13 7 (21.88%) Scrum
13 7 (21.88%) Spring
13 7 (21.88%) Maven
14 6 (18.75%) Windows Mobile
14 6 (18.75%) C++

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 (12.50%) IBM HTTP Server
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) Responsys
2 3 (9.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (28.13%) SQL Server
2 8 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 5 (15.63%) Relational Database
4 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (12.50%) RDBMS
4 4 (12.50%) NoSQL
5 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (21.88%) Maven
2 5 (15.63%) NUnit
2 5 (15.63%) Subversion
3 4 (12.50%) NetBeans
3 4 (12.50%) Eclipse
3 4 (12.50%) Jenkins
4 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Blend
5 1 (3.13%) MSBuild
5 1 (3.13%) CruiseControl
General
1 8 (25.00%) Marketing
2 4 (12.50%) Retail
2 4 (12.50%) Automotive
2 4 (12.50%) Games
3 3 (9.38%) Finance
4 1 (3.13%) Electronics
4 1 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 23 (71.88%) Developer
2 7 (21.88%) Java Developer
3 6 (18.75%) Software Developer
3 6 (18.75%) Mobile Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Junior
4 5 (15.63%) Software Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Junior Software Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) FoxPro Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Java Web Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Team Leader
5 4 (12.50%) Web Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Software Team Leader
6 3 (9.38%) .NET Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) C# Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Junior Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Junior C# Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (59.38%) .NET
2 18 (56.25%) HTML
3 13 (40.63%) ASP.NET
3 13 (40.63%) Web Services
4 11 (34.38%) WinForms
5 10 (31.25%) HTML5
6 7 (21.88%) .NET Framework
6 7 (21.88%) WPF
6 7 (21.88%) RESTful
6 7 (21.88%) Spring
7 6 (18.75%) XML
7 6 (18.75%) WCF
8 5 (15.63%) CSS
9 4 (12.50%) ActiveMQ
9 4 (12.50%) J2EE
9 4 (12.50%) DHTML
9 4 (12.50%) Struts
9 4 (12.50%) GWT
9 4 (12.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) Computer Science
2 6 (18.75%) Mobile App
3 4 (12.50%) Mathematics
3 4 (12.50%) Physics
3 4 (12.50%) Social Media
4 3 (9.38%) N-Tier
5 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 16 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (18.75%) Windows Mobile
2 6 (18.75%) Android
2 6 (18.75%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (78.13%) OO
2 15 (46.88%) Software Engineering
3 10 (31.25%) Web Application Development
4 8 (25.00%) OOP
5 7 (21.88%) Web Development
5 7 (21.88%) Scrum
6 6 (18.75%) Mobile Application Development
7 4 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
7 4 (12.50%) Validation
7 4 (12.50%) MVC
7 4 (12.50%) Android Development
7 4 (12.50%) iOS Development
7 4 (12.50%) Customer Segmentation
7 4 (12.50%) QMS
7 4 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (9.38%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (9.38%) Unit Testing
8 3 (9.38%) UML
8 3 (9.38%) TDD
9 1 (3.13%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 21 (65.63%) C#
2 18 (56.25%) Java
3 16 (50.00%) SQL
4 14 (43.75%) JavaScript
5 6 (18.75%) C++
5 6 (18.75%) PHP
6 4 (12.50%) T-SQL
6 4 (12.50%) PL/SQL
6 4 (12.50%) FoxPro (VFP)
7 3 (9.38%) Python
7 3 (9.38%) Perl
8 1 (3.13%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (40.63%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (28.13%) Oracle
2 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
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