The table below looks at the statistics for OOD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 51 64 37
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -27
Permanent jobs citing OOD 6 1 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.44% 0.26% 5.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.65% 0.30% 7.40%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 11
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -18.91%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
OOD
Leicestershire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
364 332 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 87.50% 84.91% 80.67%
Number of salaries quoted 311 299 257
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

OOD
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

OOD Salary Trend in Leicester

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (78.57%) Java
3 9 (64.29%) HTML
3 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
3 9 (64.29%) SQL
3 9 (64.29%) CSS
3 9 (64.29%) Mentoring
4 8 (57.14%) J2EE
4 8 (57.14%) SOAP
4 8 (57.14%) JBoss
4 8 (57.14%) Tomcat
4 8 (57.14%) HTTP
4 8 (57.14%) RDBMS
4 8 (57.14%) Hibernate
4 8 (57.14%) TDD
4 8 (57.14%) Spring
4 8 (57.14%) Jetty
4 8 (57.14%) REST
4 8 (57.14%) Relational Database
5 4 (28.57%) OOP
5 4 (28.57%) MVC
5 4 (28.57%) Android
5 4 (28.57%) Apple iOS
5 4 (28.57%) Mobile App
5 4 (28.57%) Mobile Application Development
6 3 (21.43%) Android Development
6 3 (21.43%) iOS Development
6 3 (21.43%) User Experience
7 2 (14.29%) C#
7 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 8 (57.14%) Tomcat
1 8 (57.14%) Jetty
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint Server
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) RDBMS
1 8 (57.14%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.14%) CruiseControl
2 1 (7.14%) Subversion
2 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.14%) MSBuild
2 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Developer
2 9 (64.29%) Senior Developer
3 8 (57.14%) Java Developer
3 8 (57.14%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Applications Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (7.14%) iOS Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior C# Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior SharePoint Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) HTML
1 9 (64.29%) CSS
2 8 (57.14%) SOAP
2 8 (57.14%) Hibernate
2 8 (57.14%) J2EE
2 8 (57.14%) Spring
2 8 (57.14%) REST
3 1 (7.14%) CSS3
3 1 (7.14%) Ajax
3 1 (7.14%) WPF
3 1 (7.14%) jQuery
3 1 (7.14%) HTML5
3 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.14%) .NET
3 1 (7.14%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Mobile App
2 3 (21.43%) User Experience
3 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (7.14%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Android
1 4 (28.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (64.29%) Mentoring
3 8 (57.14%) TDD
4 4 (28.57%) MVC
4 4 (28.57%) OOP
4 4 (28.57%) Mobile Application Development
5 3 (21.43%) Android Development
5 3 (21.43%) iOS Development
6 2 (14.29%) OO
6 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 2 (14.29%) Web Development
7 1 (7.14%) Release Management
7 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
7 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
7 1 (7.14%) Web Application Development
7 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) Java
2 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
2 9 (64.29%) SQL
3 2 (14.29%) Objective-C
3 2 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) JBoss
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft