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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 53 57 57
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Permanent jobs citing OOD 1 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.22% 0.65% 1.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.84% 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 5
Average salary - £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.44%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
364 356 359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 79.30% 77.06% 71.94%
Number of salaries quoted 304 316 334
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 28 August 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) OO
2 3 (60.00%) UML
3 2 (40.00%) Middleware
3 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (40.00%) Operations Management
3 2 (40.00%) WCF
3 2 (40.00%) SOA
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) MySQL
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (40.00%) WSO2
3 2 (40.00%) iOS Development
4 1 (20.00%) Android Development
4 1 (20.00%) Android
4 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (20.00%) HTML5
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) OOP
4 1 (20.00%) CRM
4 1 (20.00%) SharePoint

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Java Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Java Solutions Architect
3 1 (20.00%) iOS Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Middleware
1 2 (40.00%) WCF
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) HTML5
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (20.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (20.00%) Android
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) OO
2 3 (60.00%) UML
3 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (40.00%) Operations Management
3 2 (40.00%) SOA
3 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (40.00%) iOS Development
4 1 (20.00%) Android Development
4 1 (20.00%) OOP
4 1 (20.00%) CRM
4 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
1 2 (40.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) Objective-C
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
1 2 (40.00%) WSO2
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft