The table below looks at the statistics for OOD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 173 167 140
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -27
Permanent jobs citing OOD 7 9 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.21% 0.28% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.33% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 19
Average salary £30,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.15% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £31,000 £34,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,250 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
OOD
West Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2954 2688 2421
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 88.36% 82.84% 82.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2320 2069 2061
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

OOD
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

OOD Salary Trend in Leeds

OOD
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OOD across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

OOD Salary Histogram in Leeds

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 (85.71%) OO
2 9 (64.29%) .NET
3 8 (57.14%) HTML
4 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (50.00%) SQL
4 7 (50.00%) VB.NET
4 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (42.86%) HTML5
6 5 (35.71%) C#
6 5 (35.71%) VB
6 5 (35.71%) XML
7 4 (28.57%) Java
7 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
7 4 (28.57%) CSS
8 3 (21.43%) J2EE
8 3 (21.43%) JUnit
8 3 (21.43%) UML
8 3 (21.43%) OOP
8 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
8 3 (21.43%) IntelliJ
8 3 (21.43%) Finance
8 3 (21.43%) Hibernate
8 3 (21.43%) WinForms
8 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (21.43%) Spring
8 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (21.43%) Open Source
8 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (14.29%) Ant

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 2 (14.29%) CMS
1 2 (14.29%) Node.js
2 1 (7.14%) IIS
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Photoshop
1 2 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (7.14%) FreeHand
2 1 (7.14%) Fireworks
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) IntelliJ
1 3 (21.43%) JUnit
2 2 (14.29%) Ant
2 2 (14.29%) Eclipse
3 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
3 1 (7.14%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (7.14%) Subversion
3 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
3 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (7.14%) DbUnit
3 1 (7.14%) Hudson
3 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 2 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Web Developer
2 3 (21.43%) .NET Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Front-End Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Software Developer
3 2 (14.29%) VB.NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Web Designer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (7.14%) WinForms Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Designer
4 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) .NET
2 8 (57.14%) HTML
3 6 (42.86%) HTML5
4 5 (35.71%) XML
5 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
5 4 (28.57%) CSS
6 3 (21.43%) J2EE
6 3 (21.43%) Hibernate
6 3 (21.43%) WinForms
6 3 (21.43%) Spring
7 2 (14.29%) Swing
7 2 (14.29%) JMS
7 2 (14.29%) JavaBeans
7 2 (14.29%) EJB
7 2 (14.29%) JDBC
7 2 (14.29%) JSP
7 2 (14.29%) Struts
7 2 (14.29%) Web Services
7 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
7 2 (14.29%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Open Source
2 2 (14.29%) Social Media
2 2 (14.29%) Blog
3 1 (7.14%) FMCG
3 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
3 1 (7.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) OO
2 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
2 3 (21.43%) UML
2 3 (21.43%) OOP
2 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (14.29%) MVC
3 2 (14.29%) Web Design
3 2 (14.29%) Document Management
3 2 (14.29%) Web Development
3 2 (14.29%) Online Marketing
4 1 (7.14%) Low Latency
4 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.14%) Multithreading
4 1 (7.14%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (50.00%) SQL
1 7 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 5 (35.71%) VB
2 5 (35.71%) C#
3 4 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (14.29%) VB6
5 1 (7.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 2 (14.29%) Adobe
2 1 (7.14%) Macromedia