The table below looks at the statistics for OOD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank - 49 50
Permanent jobs citing OOD 0 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton - 0.29% 2.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.37% 3.05%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 9
Average salary - £27,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -26.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
OOD
Bedfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
360 268 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 82.76% 77.01% 70.24%
Number of salaries quoted 277 234 251
Average salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.77% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,200 £28,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

OOD
Salary Trend in Luton

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

OOD Salary Trend in Luton

OOD
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 (100.00%) C++
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) Perl
1 6 (100.00%) XML
1 6 (100.00%) OO
1 6 (100.00%) 3GPP
2 3 (50.00%) C
2 3 (50.00%) GPRS
2 3 (50.00%) GSM
2 3 (50.00%) UMTS
2 3 (50.00%) 3G
2 3 (50.00%) 2G
2 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) LTE
2 3 (50.00%) 4G

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) 3GPP
2 3 (50.00%) UMTS
2 3 (50.00%) 3G
2 3 (50.00%) 2G
2 3 (50.00%) LTE
2 3 (50.00%) 4G
2 3 (50.00%) GPRS
2 3 (50.00%) GSM
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 6 (100.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 6 (100.00%) Software Development Engineer
1 6 (100.00%) Development Engineer
1 6 (100.00%) Senior Development Engineer
1 6 (100.00%) Senior Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) OO
2 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C++
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) Perl
2 3 (50.00%) C