The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 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 Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 168 128 136
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +8
Permanent jobs citing OOD 15 23 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.41% 0.90% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 1.08% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 15 18 13
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,750 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3093 2120 2004
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 84.55% 83.17% 80.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2433 1586 1663
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,800
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
OOD
West Yorkshire

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 July 2014.

OOD Salary Histogram in Leeds

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 21 (75.00%) OO
2 19 (67.86%) .NET
3 16 (57.14%) SQL Server
4 13 (46.43%) ASP.NET
5 11 (39.29%) C#
5 11 (39.29%) SQL
5 11 (39.29%) WCF
6 10 (35.71%) MVC
7 9 (32.14%) OOP
7 9 (32.14%) Web Services
8 8 (28.57%) JavaScript
8 8 (28.57%) HTML
9 7 (25.00%) Middleware
9 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 7 (25.00%) CSS
9 7 (25.00%) .NET Framework
9 7 (25.00%) Multithreading
9 7 (25.00%) Open Source
9 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (21.43%) REST
10 6 (21.43%) C++
10 6 (21.43%) VB.NET
10 6 (21.43%) Oracle
11 5 (17.86%) C
11 5 (17.86%) Java
11 5 (17.86%) Windows
11 5 (17.86%) Linux
11 5 (17.86%) MPEG
11 5 (17.86%) DVB
11 5 (17.86%) Electronics

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 3 (10.71%) SharePoint
1 3 (10.71%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (7.14%) CMS
3 1 (3.57%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) Photoshop
2 1 (3.57%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (3.57%) FreeHand
2 1 (3.57%) Fireworks
2 1 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) DVB
2 2 (7.14%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) NUnit
2 2 (7.14%) JIRA
2 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio
2 2 (7.14%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.57%) Xcode
3 1 (3.57%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (3.57%) Subversion
General
1 5 (17.86%) Electronics
1 5 (17.86%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.57%) Back Office
3 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (67.86%) Developer
2 11 (39.29%) .NET Developer
3 8 (28.57%) Software Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Software Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) VB.NET Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Senior Developer
6 3 (10.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (10.71%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (10.71%) C# Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Web Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Technical Leader
7 2 (7.14%) Graduate Developer
7 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Graduate Software Developer
7 2 (7.14%) .NET Software Developer
7 2 (7.14%) C# Software Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Graduate
8 1 (3.57%) Service Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (67.86%) .NET
2 13 (46.43%) ASP.NET
3 11 (39.29%) WCF
4 9 (32.14%) Web Services
5 8 (28.57%) HTML
6 7 (25.00%) Middleware
6 7 (25.00%) CSS
6 7 (25.00%) .NET Framework
6 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (21.43%) REST
8 5 (17.86%) GStreamer
8 5 (17.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 4 (14.29%) LINQ
10 3 (10.71%) XML
10 3 (10.71%) HTML5
10 3 (10.71%) WPF
11 2 (7.14%) WinForms
11 2 (7.14%) GWT
11 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 1 (3.57%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Open Source
2 5 (17.86%) MPEG
2 5 (17.86%) STB
3 3 (10.71%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (7.14%) Digital Media
4 2 (7.14%) Social Media
4 2 (7.14%) Client/Server
5 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
5 1 (3.57%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Windows
1 5 (17.86%) Linux
1 5 (17.86%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (3.57%) Android
2 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (75.00%) OO
2 10 (35.71%) MVC
3 9 (32.14%) OOP
4 7 (25.00%) Multithreading
5 5 (17.86%) Software Testing
5 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (17.86%) Software Engineering
6 4 (14.29%) Unit Testing
6 4 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (14.29%) Scrum
6 4 (14.29%) DSDM
6 4 (14.29%) UML
7 2 (7.14%) TDD
7 2 (7.14%) Pair Programming
7 2 (7.14%) Refactoring
7 2 (7.14%) Document Management
7 2 (7.14%) Web Development
7 2 (7.14%) User Stories
7 2 (7.14%) BDD
7 2 (7.14%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 11 (39.29%) C#
1 11 (39.29%) SQL
2 8 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 6 (21.43%) C++
3 6 (21.43%) VB.NET
4 5 (17.86%) C
4 5 (17.86%) Java
5 3 (10.71%) VB
6 2 (7.14%) VB6
6 2 (7.14%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.57%) VC++
7 1 (3.57%) PHP
7 1 (3.57%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (21.43%) Oracle
3 2 (7.14%) Google
3 2 (7.14%) EPiServer
3 2 (7.14%) Perforce
4 1 (3.57%) Adobe
4 1 (3.57%) Macromedia