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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 127 104 100
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -4
Permanent jobs citing OOD 15 29 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.65% 1.44% 2.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.81% 1.92% 3.15%
Number of salaries quoted 12 29 70
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -21.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,650 £45,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
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
1841 1511 2223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 80.29% 75.17% 76.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1501 1208 1762
Average salary £48,500 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.11% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 19 September 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 19 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
St Albans - 6 £45,750 - 2
Watford -21 5 £30,000 -4.00%
Hertford - 1 £40,000 - 1
OOD
East of England

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 27 (100.00%) C#
2 26 (96.30%) .NET
3 19 (70.37%) ASP.NET
4 16 (59.26%) Windows
4 16 (59.26%) Software Engineering
5 15 (55.56%) OO
6 14 (51.85%) HTML
6 14 (51.85%) JavaScript
7 12 (44.44%) SQL
7 12 (44.44%) WinForms
8 11 (40.74%) SQL Server
8 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
8 11 (40.74%) HTML5
9 10 (37.04%) Degree
9 10 (37.04%) WCF
9 10 (37.04%) NUnit
10 9 (33.33%) MVC
10 9 (33.33%) CSS
10 9 (33.33%) Web Development
10 9 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8 (29.63%) .NET Framework
11 8 (29.63%) Java
11 8 (29.63%) XML
11 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (25.93%) Windows Mobile
12 7 (25.93%) PHP
12 7 (25.93%) Computer Science
12 7 (25.93%) WPF
12 7 (25.93%) jQuery
12 7 (25.93%) Android

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (14.81%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (40.74%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (37.04%) NUnit
2 6 (22.22%) Subversion
3 4 (14.81%) Selenium
3 4 (14.81%) TeamCity
3 4 (14.81%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Blend
5 1 (3.70%) CruiseControl
5 1 (3.70%) MSBuild
5 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 22 (81.48%) Developer
2 9 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 9 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 9 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 7 (25.93%) C# Developer
3 7 (25.93%) Mobile Developer
3 7 (25.93%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (18.52%) Senior Developer
5 4 (14.81%) C# Software Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) Junior
5 4 (14.81%) Senior C# Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Senior .NET Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Junior Software Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) FoxPro Developer
5 4 (14.81%) .NET Software Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) C# Software Developer
7 2 (7.41%) .NET Software Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Senior Software Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Senior C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (96.30%) .NET
2 19 (70.37%) ASP.NET
3 14 (51.85%) HTML
4 12 (44.44%) WinForms
5 11 (40.74%) HTML5
6 10 (37.04%) WCF
7 9 (33.33%) CSS
7 9 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (29.63%) XML
8 8 (29.63%) .NET Framework
9 7 (25.93%) WPF
9 7 (25.93%) jQuery
10 6 (22.22%) Web Services
11 4 (14.81%) Silverlight
11 4 (14.81%) Ajax
11 4 (14.81%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 4 (14.81%) CSS3
11 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 3 (11.11%) SOAP
13 2 (7.41%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Computer Science
1 7 (25.93%) Mobile App
2 4 (14.81%) N-Tier
3 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.70%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (59.26%) Windows
2 7 (25.93%) Windows Mobile
2 7 (25.93%) Android
2 7 (25.93%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) Software Engineering
2 15 (55.56%) OO
3 9 (33.33%) MVC
3 9 (33.33%) Web Development
4 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (25.93%) Web Application Development
5 7 (25.93%) Mobile Application Development
6 5 (18.52%) Android Development
6 5 (18.52%) iOS Development
6 5 (18.52%) Unit Testing
6 5 (18.52%) TDD
6 5 (18.52%) OOP
7 4 (14.81%) Scrum
8 3 (11.11%) UML
8 3 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (7.41%) Low Latency
9 2 (7.41%) ERP
9 2 (7.41%) SOA
9 2 (7.41%) User Stories
9 2 (7.41%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) C#
2 14 (51.85%) JavaScript
3 12 (44.44%) SQL
4 8 (29.63%) Java
5 7 (25.93%) PHP
6 6 (22.22%) C++
6 6 (22.22%) T-SQL
7 4 (14.81%) FoxPro (VFP)
8 3 (11.11%) Python
8 3 (11.11%) Perl
9 2 (7.41%) PL/SQL
9 2 (7.41%) Objective-C
9 2 (7.41%) VB.NET
10 1 (3.70%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (37.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) WCAG
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.81%) Oracle
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