The table below looks at the statistics for OOD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 20 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 54 57 49
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -8
Permanent jobs citing OOD 14 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.82% 1.30% 1.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.37% 1.60% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 7
Average salary £31,250 £36,041 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.29% -15.19%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
OOD
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
416 437 302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 83.87% 81.23% 76.46%
Number of salaries quoted 356 383 265
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

OOD
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

OOD Salary Trend in Lancashire

OOD
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOD within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 20 November 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
Preston -9 7 £27,500 -23.69% 3
Morecambe - 5 £35,000 -
OOD
North West

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 18 (64.29%) Java
2 17 (60.71%) SQL Server
3 16 (57.14%) OO
4 15 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (46.43%) OOP
6 10 (35.71%) Asset Management
6 10 (35.71%) Requirements Analysis
6 10 (35.71%) Release Management
7 9 (32.14%) Spring
7 9 (32.14%) Java EE
7 9 (32.14%) Hibernate
8 8 (28.57%) C#
8 8 (28.57%) .NET
8 8 (28.57%) jQuery
9 7 (25.00%) Kanban
9 7 (25.00%) Web Design
9 7 (25.00%) JavaScript
9 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET
9 7 (25.00%) Eclipse
10 6 (21.43%) Scrum
10 6 (21.43%) CSS
10 6 (21.43%) J2EE
10 6 (21.43%) HTML
10 6 (21.43%) Web Development
11 3 (10.71%) Android
11 3 (10.71%) Android Development
11 3 (10.71%) iOS Development
11 3 (10.71%) Apple iOS
11 3 (10.71%) Mobile App
11 3 (10.71%) MVC

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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.

Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (60.71%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.57%) Gradle
2 1 (3.57%) Android Studio
General
1 1 (3.57%) Billing
Job Titles
1 27 (96.43%) Developer
2 15 (53.57%) Java Developer
3 8 (28.57%) .NET Developer
4 7 (25.00%) C# Developer
4 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (21.43%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Mobile Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Software Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Software Team Leader
8 1 (3.57%) Android Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Software Programmer
8 1 (3.57%) Web Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Programmer
8 1 (3.57%) VB.NET Developer
8 1 (3.57%) VB Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Team Leader
8 1 (3.57%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (32.14%) Hibernate
1 9 (32.14%) Spring
1 9 (32.14%) Java EE
2 8 (28.57%) .NET
2 8 (28.57%) jQuery
3 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 6 (21.43%) CSS
4 6 (21.43%) J2EE
4 6 (21.43%) HTML
5 1 (3.57%) iOS SDK
5 1 (3.57%) Android SDK
5 1 (3.57%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Mobile App
2 2 (7.14%) User Experience
2 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Android
1 3 (10.71%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (57.14%) OO
2 15 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (46.43%) OOP
4 10 (35.71%) Asset Management
4 10 (35.71%) Requirements Analysis
4 10 (35.71%) Release Management
5 7 (25.00%) Kanban
5 7 (25.00%) Web Design
6 6 (21.43%) Scrum
6 6 (21.43%) Web Development
7 3 (10.71%) MVC
7 3 (10.71%) Android Development
7 3 (10.71%) iOS Development
8 2 (7.14%) Mobile Application Development
9 1 (3.57%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 18 (64.29%) Java
2 8 (28.57%) C#
3 7 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (7.14%) Objective-C
5 1 (3.57%) VB6
5 1 (3.57%) PHP
5 1 (3.57%) VB
5 1 (3.57%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.57%) Zend
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