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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 47 56 47
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -9
Permanent jobs citing OOD 15 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.94% 0.45% 1.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.40% 0.54% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 15 1 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 £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
441 370 362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 86.47% 83.71% 76.86%
Number of salaries quoted 382 313 325
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,150 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 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
Preston +8 7 £27,500 -26.66% 2
Blackburn - 4 £42,500 -
Morecambe - 3 £35,000 -
Chorley - 1 £20,500 -
OOD
North West

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 22 (81.48%) SQL Server
2 15 (55.56%) OOP
3 14 (51.85%) C#
3 14 (51.85%) .NET
4 13 (48.15%) Java
4 13 (48.15%) OO
4 13 (48.15%) ASP.NET
4 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (37.04%) Hibernate
5 10 (37.04%) Asset Management
5 10 (37.04%) Spring
5 10 (37.04%) Java EE
5 10 (37.04%) Requirements Analysis
5 10 (37.04%) Release Management
6 9 (33.33%) MVC
7 8 (29.63%) jQuery
8 7 (25.93%) Kanban
8 7 (25.93%) Web Design
9 6 (22.22%) Web Development
10 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
10 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
10 4 (14.81%) MSTest
10 4 (14.81%) Moq
10 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC 2
10 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
10 4 (14.81%) TDD
10 4 (14.81%) NUnit
10 4 (14.81%) Windows
10 4 (14.81%) VB
10 4 (14.81%) VB.NET

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (81.48%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MSTest
1 4 (14.81%) Moq
1 4 (14.81%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 27 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (40.74%) Java Developer
2 11 (40.74%) C# Developer
3 9 (33.33%) .NET Developer
4 7 (25.93%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (25.93%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Mobile Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Graduate Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Graduate .NET Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Graduate
6 1 (3.70%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Junior
6 1 (3.70%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Programmer
6 1 (3.70%) Junior Developer
6 1 (3.70%) PHP Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Junior Java Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (51.85%) .NET
2 13 (48.15%) ASP.NET
3 10 (37.04%) Hibernate
3 10 (37.04%) Spring
3 10 (37.04%) Java EE
4 8 (29.63%) jQuery
5 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC 2
6 1 (3.70%) XML
6 1 (3.70%) J2EE
6 1 (3.70%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.41%) Mobile App
2 2 (7.41%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Windows
2 2 (7.41%) Apple iOS
2 2 (7.41%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) OOP
2 13 (48.15%) OO
2 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (37.04%) Asset Management
3 10 (37.04%) Requirements Analysis
3 10 (37.04%) Release Management
4 9 (33.33%) MVC
5 7 (25.93%) Kanban
5 7 (25.93%) Web Design
6 6 (22.22%) Web Development
7 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
7 4 (14.81%) TDD
8 2 (7.41%) Mobile Application Development
8 2 (7.41%) Android Development
8 2 (7.41%) iOS Development
8 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce
9 1 (3.70%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 14 (51.85%) C#
2 13 (48.15%) Java
3 4 (14.81%) VB
3 4 (14.81%) VB.NET
4 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 2 (7.41%) Objective-C
6 1 (3.70%) PHP
6 1 (3.70%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) Zend
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