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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 49 76 51
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -25
Permanent jobs citing OOD 4 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.09% 0.55% 1.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.30% 0.65% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 1
Average salary £36,250 £30,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.83% -17.80%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
307 459 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 83.65% 83.76% 84.01%
Number of salaries quoted 267 393 235
Average salary £42,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 26 November 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 6 (75.00%) Java
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) MVC
2 5 (62.50%) Android
2 5 (62.50%) OOP
2 5 (62.50%) Apple iOS
2 5 (62.50%) Mobile App
2 5 (62.50%) Mobile Application Development
3 4 (50.00%) Android Development
3 4 (50.00%) iOS Development
3 4 (50.00%) User Experience
4 3 (37.50%) Objective-C
4 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
5 2 (25.00%) Jetty
5 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (25.00%) REST
5 2 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) J2EE
5 2 (25.00%) HTML
5 2 (25.00%) CSS
5 2 (25.00%) SOAP
5 2 (25.00%) JBoss
5 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
5 2 (25.00%) HTTP
5 2 (25.00%) RDBMS
5 2 (25.00%) Hibernate
5 2 (25.00%) TDD
5 2 (25.00%) Spring

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 2 (25.00%) JBoss
1 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (25.00%) Jetty
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Mobile Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Applications Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior C# Software Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) iOS Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
1 2 (25.00%) J2EE
1 2 (25.00%) CSS
1 2 (25.00%) SOAP
1 2 (25.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (25.00%) Spring
1 2 (25.00%) REST
2 1 (12.50%) WPF
2 1 (12.50%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Mobile App
2 4 (50.00%) User Experience
3 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (12.50%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Android
1 5 (62.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Mobile Application Development
2 5 (62.50%) OOP
2 5 (62.50%) MVC
3 4 (50.00%) Android Development
3 4 (50.00%) iOS Development
4 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
5 2 (25.00%) TDD
6 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 1 (12.50%) Web Development
6 1 (12.50%) Web Application Development
6 1 (12.50%) OO
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) Objective-C
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft