The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 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 Lancashire region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank - 49 68
Permanent jobs citing OOD 0 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire - 2.29% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 3.02% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 3
Average salary - £38,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +27.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
344 364 458
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 75.11% 75.83% 71.56%
Number of salaries quoted 288 310 429
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
OOD
North West

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
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 3 (100.00%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) Device Driver
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Software Developer
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) C
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft