The table below looks at the statistics for OOD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 49 61 54
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -7
Permanent jobs citing OOD 4 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.01% 0.38% 1.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.28% 0.46% 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 9
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +35.71%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
OOD
Merseyside

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
313 437 393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 78.84% 83.72% 86.37%
Number of salaries quoted 234 370 354
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

OOD
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

OOD Salary Trend in Liverpool

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 9 (69.23%) JavaScript
1 9 (69.23%) MVC
1 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (69.23%) QA
1 9 (69.23%) Unit Testing
2 7 (53.85%) SQL
2 7 (53.85%) C#
2 7 (53.85%) .NET
2 7 (53.85%) MySQL
2 7 (53.85%) Degree
3 6 (46.15%) Multithreading
3 6 (46.15%) .NET Framework
3 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
4 5 (38.46%) CSS
4 5 (38.46%) Electronics
4 5 (38.46%) VXML
4 5 (38.46%) Web Design
4 5 (38.46%) IVR
4 5 (38.46%) OO
4 5 (38.46%) E-Commerce
4 5 (38.46%) HTML
4 5 (38.46%) PHP
4 5 (38.46%) Laravel
4 5 (38.46%) PHPUnit
4 5 (38.46%) MongoDB
4 5 (38.46%) Magento
4 5 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (38.46%) Automated Testing
4 5 (38.46%) Software Engineering
4 5 (38.46%) Web Development

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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.

Business Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) MySQL
2 5 (38.46%) MongoDB
3 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) PHPUnit
2 4 (30.77%) Moq
2 4 (30.77%) NUnit
2 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
3 2 (15.38%) Servoy
General
1 5 (38.46%) Electronics
2 4 (30.77%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) PHP Developer
2 5 (38.46%) PHP MySQL Developer
2 5 (38.46%) PHP Symfony Developer
3 4 (30.77%) AWS Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Applications Support
4 2 (15.38%) .NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) .NET
2 6 (46.15%) .NET Framework
3 5 (38.46%) Symfony
3 5 (38.46%) CodeIgniter
3 5 (38.46%) CakePHP
3 5 (38.46%) CSS
3 5 (38.46%) VXML
3 5 (38.46%) Laravel
3 5 (38.46%) HTML
4 4 (30.77%) Ninject
4 4 (30.77%) Backbone.js
4 4 (30.77%) AngularJS
4 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (30.77%) jQuery
4 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
5 2 (15.38%) LINQ
5 2 (15.38%) Entity Framework
6 1 (7.69%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) IVR
1 5 (38.46%) Mathematics
1 5 (38.46%) Computer Science
2 4 (30.77%) Fat Client
2 4 (30.77%) Client/Server
2 4 (30.77%) Thin Client
2 4 (30.77%) Management Information System
3 2 (15.38%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) MVC
1 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (69.23%) Unit Testing
2 6 (46.15%) Multithreading
3 5 (38.46%) Web Design
3 5 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (38.46%) OO
3 5 (38.46%) E-Commerce
3 5 (38.46%) Automated Testing
3 5 (38.46%) Software Engineering
3 5 (38.46%) Web Development
4 4 (30.77%) Refactoring
4 4 (30.77%) Scrum
4 4 (30.77%) Performance Engineering
4 4 (30.77%) Dependency Injection
5 2 (15.38%) TDD
6 1 (7.69%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) JavaScript
2 7 (53.85%) C#
2 7 (53.85%) SQL
3 5 (38.46%) PHP
4 4 (30.77%) Java
5 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
6 1 (7.69%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (69.23%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) Zend