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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 60 - 54
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OOD 20 0 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.61% - 2.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.14% - 3.39%
Number of salaries quoted 18 0 8
Average salary £38,750 - £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 - £23,350
10% offered a salary of more than £40,750 - £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
OOD
East Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
636 652 501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 82.92% 81.30% 80.42%
Number of salaries quoted 534 585 421
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

OOD
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

OOD Salary Trend in Leicestershire

OOD
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOD within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester - 5 £37,500 -
OOD
East Midlands

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 (77.78%) OOP
1 21 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 14 (51.85%) TDD
4 11 (40.74%) Ajax
4 11 (40.74%) jQuery
4 11 (40.74%) Unit Testing
4 11 (40.74%) PHP
4 11 (40.74%) Java
4 11 (40.74%) MySQL
4 11 (40.74%) LAMP
4 11 (40.74%) Git (software)
5 10 (37.04%) PHPUnit
5 10 (37.04%) Redmine
5 10 (37.04%) AngularJS
5 10 (37.04%) Linux
5 10 (37.04%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (37.04%) Symfony
5 10 (37.04%) Marketing
5 10 (37.04%) JIRA
6 9 (33.33%) MVC
6 9 (33.33%) Mobile App
6 9 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
7 8 (29.63%) Apple iOS
7 8 (29.63%) Android
8 7 (25.93%) Android Development
8 7 (25.93%) iOS Development
8 7 (25.93%) Mentoring
8 7 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (22.22%) User Experience

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 4 (14.81%) JBoss
1 4 (14.81%) Tomcat
1 4 (14.81%) Jetty
2 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.70%) SharePoint Server
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (40.74%) MySQL
2 4 (14.81%) RDBMS
2 4 (14.81%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (40.74%) Git (software)
2 10 (37.04%) PHPUnit
2 10 (37.04%) Redmine
2 10 (37.04%) JIRA
3 2 (7.41%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.70%) CruiseControl
4 1 (3.70%) Subversion
4 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.70%) MSBuild
4 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (37.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (96.30%) Developer
2 11 (40.74%) PHP Developer
3 10 (37.04%) Senior Developer
3 10 (37.04%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 10 (37.04%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 8 (29.63%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 8 (29.63%) Mobile Developer
5 5 (18.52%) Junior PHP Developer
5 5 (18.52%) Senior PHP Developer
5 5 (18.52%) Applications Developer
5 5 (18.52%) Junior
5 5 (18.52%) Junior Developer
6 4 (14.81%) Java Developer
6 4 (14.81%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (7.41%) iOS Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Senior C# Software Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) SharePoint Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Senior SharePoint Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Android Developer
8 1 (3.70%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (40.74%) LAMP
1 11 (40.74%) Ajax
1 11 (40.74%) jQuery
2 10 (37.04%) Symfony
2 10 (37.04%) AngularJS
3 5 (18.52%) CSS
3 5 (18.52%) HTML
4 4 (14.81%) J2EE
4 4 (14.81%) SOAP
4 4 (14.81%) Hibernate
4 4 (14.81%) Spring
4 4 (14.81%) REST
5 1 (3.70%) CSS3
5 1 (3.70%) HTML5
5 1 (3.70%) WPF
5 1 (3.70%) WinForms
5 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
5 1 (3.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 7 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (22.22%) User Experience
4 3 (11.11%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 10 (37.04%) Linux
2 8 (29.63%) Android
2 8 (29.63%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (77.78%) OOP
1 21 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (51.85%) TDD
3 11 (40.74%) Unit Testing
4 10 (37.04%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (33.33%) MVC
5 9 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
6 7 (25.93%) Android Development
6 7 (25.93%) iOS Development
6 7 (25.93%) Mentoring
7 4 (14.81%) Web Development
7 4 (14.81%) OO
8 3 (11.11%) Web Application Development
9 2 (7.41%) Software Engineering
10 1 (3.70%) Configuration Management
10 1 (3.70%) Multithreading
10 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 1 (3.70%) Waterfall
10 1 (3.70%) Memory Management
10 1 (3.70%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 11 (40.74%) PHP
2 11 (40.74%) Java
3 6 (22.22%) Objective-C
4 5 (18.52%) SQL
5 2 (7.41%) C#
6 1 (3.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft