The table below looks at the statistics 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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 117 132 126
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -6
Permanent jobs citing OOD 35 15 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.50% 0.60% 1.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.02% 0.80% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 29 5 25
Average salary £60,000 £32,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+84.61% -27.77%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +3.89%
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
1736 1881 2039
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 74.25% 75.21% 79.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1385 1491 1670
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 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 4 May 2015.

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 4 May 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
St Albans +1 21 £60,000 - 1
Welwyn Garden City - 5 - -
Watford +11 4 £57,500 -
Hemel Hempstead -27 3 £50,000 +53.84%
Letchworth - 1 £45,000 -
Royston - 1 - -
OOD
East of England

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 54 (88.52%) TDD
2 52 (85.25%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (85.25%) Scrum
2 52 (85.25%) .NET
3 51 (83.61%) HTML
3 51 (83.61%) SQL
4 49 (80.33%) XML
5 48 (78.69%) Microsoft
6 42 (68.85%) C#
7 41 (67.21%) JavaScript
8 40 (65.57%) Ajax
9 38 (62.30%) MVC
9 38 (62.30%) CSS
9 38 (62.30%) WCF
9 38 (62.30%) jQuery
10 37 (60.66%) ASP.NET
10 37 (60.66%) ASP.NET MVC
10 37 (60.66%) HTML5
10 37 (60.66%) CSS3
11 36 (59.02%) SOA
12 34 (55.74%) NUnit
12 34 (55.74%) Objective-C
12 34 (55.74%) Silverlight
12 34 (55.74%) Selenium
12 34 (55.74%) Multithreading
12 34 (55.74%) TeamCity
12 34 (55.74%) MS Excel
12 34 (55.74%) SharePoint
12 34 (55.74%) Oracle
12 34 (55.74%) Team Foundation Server

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 34 (55.74%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.56%) WebLogic
2 4 (6.56%) JBoss
2 4 (6.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 34 (55.74%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (26.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (29.51%) SQL Server
2 16 (26.23%) Relational Database
3 15 (24.59%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (21.31%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (4.92%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 34 (55.74%) NUnit
1 34 (55.74%) Selenium
1 34 (55.74%) TeamCity
1 34 (55.74%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (26.23%) JUnit
3 13 (21.31%) Git (software)
3 13 (21.31%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.64%) PowerBuilder
General
1 13 (21.31%) Back Office
2 7 (11.48%) Finance
3 2 (3.28%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.64%) Marketing
4 1 (1.64%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 59 (96.72%) Developer
2 39 (63.93%) Senior Developer
3 38 (62.30%) .NET Developer
4 36 (59.02%) Senior .NET Developer
5 34 (55.74%) C# Developer
5 34 (55.74%) C# .NET Developer
6 33 (54.10%) Senior C# Developer
7 24 (39.34%) Software Engineer
8 19 (31.15%) ASP.NET Developer
8 19 (31.15%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 18 (29.51%) C# Software Engineer
9 18 (29.51%) .NET Software Engineer
10 17 (27.87%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
10 17 (27.87%) Senior C# Software Engineer
10 17 (27.87%) Senior Software Engineer
11 16 (26.23%) Senior Web Developer
11 16 (26.23%) Java Developer
11 16 (26.23%) .NET Web Developer
11 16 (26.23%) C# Web Developer
11 16 (26.23%) Senior .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (85.25%) .NET
2 51 (83.61%) HTML
3 49 (80.33%) XML
4 40 (65.57%) Ajax
5 38 (62.30%) CSS
5 38 (62.30%) WCF
5 38 (62.30%) jQuery
6 37 (60.66%) ASP.NET
6 37 (60.66%) ASP.NET MVC
6 37 (60.66%) HTML5
6 37 (60.66%) CSS3
7 34 (55.74%) Silverlight
8 33 (54.10%) WebSockets
8 33 (54.10%) XSLT
9 19 (31.15%) WinForms
9 19 (31.15%) Web Services
10 18 (29.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 13 (21.31%) JAX-WS
11 13 (21.31%) WSDL
11 13 (21.31%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 14 (22.95%) Open Source
1 14 (22.95%) Computer Science
2 13 (21.31%) EFT
3 10 (16.39%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.64%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.64%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 26 (42.62%) Windows
2 7 (11.48%) Linux
3 5 (8.20%) UNIX
4 2 (3.28%) VxWorks
5 1 (1.64%) Android
5 1 (1.64%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (88.52%) TDD
2 52 (85.25%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (85.25%) Scrum
3 38 (62.30%) MVC
4 36 (59.02%) SOA
5 34 (55.74%) Multithreading
6 33 (54.10%) Low Latency
6 33 (54.10%) Mobile Development
6 33 (54.10%) Web Development
7 23 (37.70%) OO
8 22 (36.07%) Software Engineering
9 13 (21.31%) Business Development
9 13 (21.31%) E-Commerce
9 13 (21.31%) Domain-Driven Design
9 13 (21.31%) User Stories
10 5 (8.20%) UML
11 3 (4.92%) Release Management
11 3 (4.92%) BPR
11 3 (4.92%) Data Modelling
11 3 (4.92%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 51 (83.61%) SQL
2 42 (68.85%) C#
3 41 (67.21%) JavaScript
4 34 (55.74%) Objective-C
5 33 (54.10%) PL/SQL
6 22 (36.07%) Java
7 13 (21.31%) Python
7 13 (21.31%) T-SQL
8 5 (8.20%) C++
9 4 (6.56%) Shell Script
10 3 (4.92%) VB
10 3 (4.92%) C
11 2 (3.28%) Delphi
11 2 (3.28%) Embedded C
11 2 (3.28%) Embedded C++
12 1 (1.64%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 25 (40.98%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (21.31%) ISO 8583
2 1 (1.64%) QA
2 1 (1.64%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (21.31%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 48 (78.69%) Microsoft
2 34 (55.74%) Oracle
3 13 (21.31%) VMware
4 1 (1.64%) Sybase
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