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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 151 161 133
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -28
Permanent jobs citing OOD 23 14 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.63% 0.40% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.71% 0.48% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 21 8 27
Average salary £37,500 £33,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
3228 2904 2360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 88.73% 83.81% 82.72%
Number of salaries quoted 2575 2255 1945
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,500 £62,000
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 2 March 2015.

OOD Salary Histogram in Leeds

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 28 (100.00%) OO
2 23 (82.14%) C#
3 19 (67.86%) HTML
3 19 (67.86%) JavaScript
3 19 (67.86%) SQL
4 16 (57.14%) .NET
4 16 (57.14%) CSS
4 16 (57.14%) MVC
5 15 (53.57%) SQL Server
5 15 (53.57%) AngularJS
6 13 (46.43%) BDD
6 13 (46.43%) HTML5
6 13 (46.43%) Finance
6 13 (46.43%) Validation
6 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (35.71%) WinForms
8 8 (28.57%) TDD
8 8 (28.57%) T-SQL
8 8 (28.57%) ASP.NET
8 8 (28.57%) Waterfall
8 8 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 7 (25.00%) XML
10 5 (17.86%) NServiceBus
10 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET Web API
10 5 (17.86%) SOA
10 5 (17.86%) PHP
11 4 (14.29%) Java
11 4 (14.29%) VB.NET
11 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 5 (17.86%) NServiceBus
2 2 (7.14%) CMS
2 2 (7.14%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Photoshop
1 1 (3.57%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (53.57%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (10.71%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) JUnit
2 2 (7.14%) Eclipse
2 2 (7.14%) IntelliJ
2 2 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (7.14%) Ant
3 1 (3.57%) DbUnit
3 1 (3.57%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
General
1 13 (46.43%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (96.43%) Developer
2 13 (46.43%) Web Developer
3 8 (28.57%) .NET Developer
4 6 (21.43%) C# Developer
4 6 (21.43%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (17.86%) Lead Developer
5 5 (17.86%) Lead Web Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Front-End Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Senior C# Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Senior Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Graduate
8 1 (3.57%) Software Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) VB.NET Developer
8 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (3.57%) WinForms Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (67.86%) HTML
2 16 (57.14%) .NET
2 16 (57.14%) CSS
3 15 (53.57%) AngularJS
4 13 (46.43%) HTML5
5 10 (35.71%) WinForms
6 8 (28.57%) ASP.NET
6 8 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 8 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (25.00%) XML
8 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (10.71%) Hibernate
9 3 (10.71%) jQuery
9 3 (10.71%) Spring
9 3 (10.71%) J2EE
10 2 (7.14%) EJB
10 2 (7.14%) JDBC
10 2 (7.14%) JSP
10 2 (7.14%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Open Source
2 2 (7.14%) Telematics
3 1 (3.57%) Social Media
3 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.57%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.57%) Blog
3 1 (3.57%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (100.00%) OO
2 16 (57.14%) MVC
3 13 (46.43%) Validation
3 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (46.43%) BDD
4 8 (28.57%) Waterfall
4 8 (28.57%) TDD
5 5 (17.86%) SOA
6 3 (10.71%) Web Development
6 3 (10.71%) Scrum
7 1 (3.57%) Web Design
7 1 (3.57%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.57%) UML
7 1 (3.57%) OOP
7 1 (3.57%) Online Marketing
7 1 (3.57%) Business Process Improvement
7 1 (3.57%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.57%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 23 (82.14%) C#
2 19 (67.86%) JavaScript
2 19 (67.86%) SQL
3 8 (28.57%) T-SQL
4 5 (17.86%) PHP
5 4 (14.29%) Java
5 4 (14.29%) VB.NET
6 2 (7.14%) VB
7 1 (3.57%) Python
7 1 (3.57%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
1 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
1 1 (3.57%) VCP4
Vendors
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.57%) Adobe
1 1 (3.57%) Xamarin