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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 56 45 60
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +15
Permanent jobs citing OOD 14 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.42% 2.84% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.83% 3.49% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 14 13 5
Average salary £42,000 £30,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
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
495 373 382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 85.49% 81.44% 78.28%
Number of salaries quoted 404 283 349
Average salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 7 July 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
Blackburn -8 10 £42,000 +12.00%
Preston -15 2 £40,000 +33.33%
Accrington - 1 £43,000 - 2
Skelmersdale - 1 £35,000 -
OOD
North West

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 12 (70.59%) SQL
2 10 (58.82%) Oracle
3 9 (52.94%) Delphi
4 8 (47.06%) Finance
4 8 (47.06%) C#
4 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
4 8 (47.06%) DCOM
4 8 (47.06%) Client/Server
4 8 (47.06%) Oracle Database
5 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET
5 7 (41.18%) .NET
6 5 (29.41%) OO
6 5 (29.41%) MVC
7 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
8 3 (17.65%) Visual Studio
8 3 (17.65%) XML
8 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
9 2 (11.76%) HTML
9 2 (11.76%) CSS
9 2 (11.76%) SOAP
9 2 (11.76%) Web Services
9 2 (11.76%) OOP
9 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
9 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
9 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (11.76%) Web Development
9 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
9 2 (11.76%) WCF

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
1 8 (47.06%) Oracle Database
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.88%) DB2
3 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.88%) NUnit
2 1 (5.88%) MSTest
2 1 (5.88%) Moq
General
1 8 (47.06%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (52.94%) Delphi Developer
3 4 (23.53%) .NET Developer
3 4 (23.53%) C# Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (5.88%) C# Web Developer
5 1 (5.88%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Graduate .NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) AWS Developer
5 1 (5.88%) ASP Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Web Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Web Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Graduate
5 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) DCOM
2 7 (41.18%) .NET
2 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET
3 3 (17.65%) XML
4 2 (11.76%) CSS
4 2 (11.76%) SOAP
4 2 (11.76%) Web Services
4 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
4 2 (11.76%) WCF
4 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (11.76%) HTML
4 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (5.88%) HTML5
5 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC 2
5 1 (5.88%) Entity Framework
5 1 (5.88%) CSS3
5 1 (5.88%) Reactive Extensions
5 1 (5.88%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.88%) W3C
2 1 (5.88%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Android
1 2 (11.76%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) OO
1 5 (29.41%) MVC
2 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
2 2 (11.76%) OOP
2 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
2 2 (11.76%) Web Development
3 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
3 1 (5.88%) Web Application Development
3 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
3 1 (5.88%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (5.88%) TDD
3 1 (5.88%) UML
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) SQL
2 9 (52.94%) Delphi
3 8 (47.06%) C#
4 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.88%) Java
5 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.88%) VB
5 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Oracle
2 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) IBM
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