The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Luton region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 53 54 43
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -11
Permanent jobs citing OOD 6 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 1.39% 0.45% 2.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.60% 0.55% 4.15%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 8
Average salary £40,000 £22,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+77.77% -35.71%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
376 363 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 87.24% 81.76% 57.66%
Number of salaries quoted 335 300 202
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
OOD
Bedfordshire

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 26 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (85.71%) C++
1 6 (85.71%) Java
1 6 (85.71%) Perl
1 6 (85.71%) XML
1 6 (85.71%) OO
1 6 (85.71%) 3GPP
2 3 (42.86%) 4G
2 3 (42.86%) LTE
2 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 3 (42.86%) Software Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Requirements Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) C
2 3 (42.86%) 2G
2 3 (42.86%) UMTS
2 3 (42.86%) 3G
2 3 (42.86%) GPRS
2 3 (42.86%) GSM
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) MS Office
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) Release Management
3 1 (14.29%) Time Management

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) 3GPP
2 3 (42.86%) 4G
2 3 (42.86%) LTE
2 3 (42.86%) 2G
2 3 (42.86%) UMTS
2 3 (42.86%) 3G
2 3 (42.86%) GPRS
2 3 (42.86%) GSM
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Software Engineer
1 6 (85.71%) Senior Software Engineer
1 6 (85.71%) Software Development Engineer
1 6 (85.71%) Development Engineer
1 6 (85.71%) Senior Development Engineer
1 6 (85.71%) Senior Software Development Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Change Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) OO
2 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 3 (42.86%) Software Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Release Management
3 1 (14.29%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C++
1 6 (85.71%) Java
1 6 (85.71%) Perl
2 3 (42.86%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree