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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 45 60 48
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -12
Permanent jobs citing OOD 19 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 3.76% 0.60% 1.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.36% 0.74% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 19 2 8
Average salary £27,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% -11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
436 405 332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 86.34% 81.65% 75.11%
Number of salaries quoted 376 338 302
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
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
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OOD across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

OOD Salary Histogram 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 18 December 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 -3 11 £27,500 -25.21% 1
Morecambe - 4 £35,000 -
Blackburn - 2 £42,500 -
Chorley - 1 £20,500 - 1
OOD
North West

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 21 (67.74%) SQL Server
2 18 (58.06%) Java
2 18 (58.06%) OO
3 16 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (45.16%) OOP
5 13 (41.94%) C#
6 12 (38.71%) .NET
7 11 (35.48%) ASP.NET
8 10 (32.26%) Hibernate
8 10 (32.26%) Asset Management
8 10 (32.26%) Spring
8 10 (32.26%) Java EE
8 10 (32.26%) Requirements Analysis
8 10 (32.26%) Release Management
9 9 (29.03%) jQuery
10 8 (25.81%) Kanban
10 8 (25.81%) Web Design
11 7 (22.58%) Web Development
12 6 (19.35%) MVC
12 6 (19.35%) JavaScript
13 5 (16.13%) J2EE
13 5 (16.13%) Eclipse
14 4 (12.90%) CSS
14 4 (12.90%) HTML
14 4 (12.90%) Scrum
15 3 (9.68%) Apple iOS
15 3 (9.68%) Android
15 3 (9.68%) Mobile App
15 3 (9.68%) Android Development
15 3 (9.68%) iOS Development

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (67.74%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Eclipse
2 2 (6.45%) NUnit
2 2 (6.45%) MSTest
2 2 (6.45%) Moq
3 1 (3.23%) Gradle
3 1 (3.23%) Android Studio
Job Titles
1 30 (96.77%) Developer
2 15 (48.39%) Java Developer
3 10 (32.26%) C# Developer
4 9 (29.03%) .NET Developer
5 8 (25.81%) ASP.NET Developer
5 8 (25.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 8 (25.81%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (12.90%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 3 (9.68%) Mobile Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 1 (3.23%) Android Developer
9 1 (3.23%) Software Team Leader
9 1 (3.23%) Graduate .NET Developer
9 1 (3.23%) Software Programmer
9 1 (3.23%) Web Developer
9 1 (3.23%) Programmer
9 1 (3.23%) Graduate
9 1 (3.23%) Software Developer
9 1 (3.23%) Junior
9 1 (3.23%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (38.71%) .NET
2 11 (35.48%) ASP.NET
3 10 (32.26%) Hibernate
3 10 (32.26%) Spring
3 10 (32.26%) Java EE
4 9 (29.03%) jQuery
5 5 (16.13%) J2EE
6 4 (12.90%) CSS
6 4 (12.90%) HTML
7 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC 2
8 1 (3.23%) iOS SDK
8 1 (3.23%) Android SDK
8 1 (3.23%) XML
8 1 (3.23%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Mobile App
1 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.68%) Android
1 3 (9.68%) Apple iOS
2 2 (6.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (58.06%) OO
2 16 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (45.16%) OOP
4 10 (32.26%) Asset Management
4 10 (32.26%) Requirements Analysis
4 10 (32.26%) Release Management
5 8 (25.81%) Kanban
5 8 (25.81%) Web Design
6 7 (22.58%) Web Development
7 6 (19.35%) MVC
8 4 (12.90%) Scrum
9 3 (9.68%) Android Development
9 3 (9.68%) iOS Development
10 2 (6.45%) Mobile Application Development
10 2 (6.45%) Software Engineering
10 2 (6.45%) TDD
11 1 (3.23%) OOA/OOD
11 1 (3.23%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 18 (58.06%) Java
2 13 (41.94%) C#
3 6 (19.35%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.45%) VB
4 2 (6.45%) VB.NET
4 2 (6.45%) Objective-C
5 1 (3.23%) PHP
5 1 (3.23%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.23%) Zend
Preston
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Lancashire
BAE Systems
Salary: £28,021+ per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Chorley
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago