The table below looks at the statistics for OOD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 90 113 114
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +1
Permanent jobs citing OOD 108 68 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.67% 1.82% 1.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.15% 2.31% 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 97 68 63
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%
OOD
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3430 2939 3072
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 84.80% 78.46% 81.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2805 2517 2681
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

OOD
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

OOD Salary Trend in Manchester

OOD
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OOD across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

OOD Salary Histogram in Manchester

OOD
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOD within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 18 September 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
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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
Stockport +7 11 £42,000 -16.00% 5
Cheadle - 10 £45,000 -
Rochdale - 8 £42,250 -
Bolton -1 5 - -
Wigan - 4 - -
Oldham 0 3 £39,000 +15.48%
Salford - 2 £32,500 - 2
OOD
North West

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

1 155 (80.31%) OO
2 123 (63.73%) .NET
3 115 (59.59%) C#
4 108 (55.96%) Agile Software Development
5 90 (46.63%) HTML
6 87 (45.08%) SQL Server
7 78 (40.41%) SQL
8 74 (38.34%) WCF
9 73 (37.82%) Degree
10 72 (37.31%) ASP.NET
11 68 (35.23%) CSS
12 61 (31.61%) JavaScript
13 55 (28.50%) MVC
13 55 (28.50%) .NET Framework
14 54 (27.98%) Web Services
14 54 (27.98%) Microsoft
15 53 (27.46%) Finance
16 51 (26.42%) SQL Server 2008
17 50 (25.91%) Unit Testing
18 46 (23.83%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 43 (22.28%) NUnit
20 42 (21.76%) LINQ
20 42 (21.76%) Computer Science
21 41 (21.24%) SQL Server 2005
21 41 (21.24%) Mentoring
22 35 (18.13%) Windows
22 35 (18.13%) XML
23 34 (17.62%) VB.NET
24 33 (17.10%) SQL Server 2012
24 33 (17.10%) Moq

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 8 (4.15%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.59%) Lync
3 4 (2.07%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.04%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (1.04%) ArchestrA
4 2 (1.04%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.04%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 27 (13.99%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (2.59%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.52%) SaaS
1 1 (0.52%) PaaS
1 1 (0.52%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (8.29%) Internet
2 1 (0.52%) Wireless
2 1 (0.52%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (45.08%) SQL Server
2 51 (26.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 41 (21.24%) SQL Server 2005
4 33 (17.10%) SQL Server 2012
5 22 (11.40%) Relational Database
6 5 (2.59%) MySQL
7 2 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.52%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.52%) Big Data
8 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.52%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 43 (22.28%) NUnit
2 33 (17.10%) Moq
3 30 (15.54%) Visual Studio
4 23 (11.92%) Team Foundation Server
5 12 (6.22%) MSTest
5 12 (6.22%) SpecFlow
6 10 (5.18%) Selenium
7 4 (2.07%) Xcode
7 4 (2.07%) Subversion
8 2 (1.04%) ReSharper
8 2 (1.04%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (1.04%) Mercurial
8 2 (1.04%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.52%) FireMonkey
9 1 (0.52%) Toad
General
1 53 (27.46%) Finance
2 13 (6.74%) Billing
3 12 (6.22%) Marketing
4 11 (5.70%) Retail
5 10 (5.18%) Games
Job Titles
1 149 (77.20%) Developer
2 85 (44.04%) Software Developer
3 54 (27.98%) C# Developer
4 49 (25.39%) Senior Developer
5 46 (23.83%) .NET Developer
6 38 (19.69%) C# Software Developer
7 36 (18.65%) C# .NET Developer
8 34 (17.62%) .NET Software Developer
9 24 (12.44%) Senior Software Developer
10 20 (10.36%) Senior C# Developer
11 18 (9.33%) Software Engineer
12 15 (7.77%) Architect
13 14 (7.25%) Business Analyst
13 14 (7.25%) Analyst
13 14 (7.25%) Business Systems Analyst
13 14 (7.25%) Systems Analyst
14 13 (6.74%) Solutions Architect
14 13 (6.74%) C++ Software Developer
14 13 (6.74%) C++ Developer
14 13 (6.74%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (63.73%) .NET
2 90 (46.63%) HTML
3 74 (38.34%) WCF
4 72 (37.31%) ASP.NET
5 68 (35.23%) CSS
6 55 (28.50%) .NET Framework
7 54 (27.98%) Web Services
8 46 (23.83%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 42 (21.76%) LINQ
10 35 (18.13%) XML
11 33 (17.10%) WinForms
12 31 (16.06%) ADO.NET
13 30 (15.54%) ASP.NET MVC
14 29 (15.03%) WPF
15 24 (12.44%) jQuery
15 24 (12.44%) SOAP
16 16 (8.29%) RESTful
17 14 (7.25%) REST
18 13 (6.74%) HTML5
19 11 (5.70%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 42 (21.76%) Computer Science
2 31 (16.06%) Mathematics
2 31 (16.06%) Physics
3 10 (5.18%) 3D Graphics
4 7 (3.63%) N-Tier
5 6 (3.11%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (2.59%) Mobile App
6 5 (2.59%) CUDA
6 5 (2.59%) Statistics
6 5 (2.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (2.07%) Client/Server
7 4 (2.07%) iPhone
7 4 (2.07%) iPad
8 3 (1.55%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.55%) Blog
9 2 (1.04%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.04%) PDA
9 2 (1.04%) RIA
10 1 (0.52%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 35 (18.13%) Windows
2 19 (9.84%) Linux
3 13 (6.74%) UNIX
4 5 (2.59%) Apple iOS
5 4 (2.07%) Android
6 1 (0.52%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.52%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (80.31%) OO
2 108 (55.96%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (28.50%) MVC
4 50 (25.91%) Unit Testing
5 41 (21.24%) Mentoring
6 27 (13.99%) UML
7 26 (13.47%) TDD
8 25 (12.95%) Software Engineering
9 21 (10.88%) Data Modelling
10 20 (10.36%) Software Testing
11 17 (8.81%) BDD
12 16 (8.29%) Line Management
12 16 (8.29%) SOA
13 14 (7.25%) Coaching
13 14 (7.25%) Test Strategy
14 13 (6.74%) Scrum
15 12 (6.22%) OOA/OOD
15 12 (6.22%) Pair Programming
15 12 (6.22%) Time Management
15 12 (6.22%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 115 (59.59%) C#
2 78 (40.41%) SQL
3 61 (31.61%) JavaScript
4 34 (17.62%) VB.NET
5 23 (11.92%) C++
6 22 (11.40%) Java
7 19 (9.84%) T-SQL
8 15 (7.77%) Delphi
9 9 (4.66%) PL/SQL
10 5 (2.59%) PowerShell
10 5 (2.59%) Objective-C
10 5 (2.59%) PHP
10 5 (2.59%) Python
11 3 (1.55%) VC++
12 2 (1.04%) Scala
13 1 (0.52%) XAML
13 1 (0.52%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 73 (37.82%) Degree
2 11 (5.70%) MCP
3 6 (3.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (2.59%) CCNP
4 5 (2.59%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.55%) MCTS
5 3 (1.55%) MCPD
6 2 (1.04%) MCSD
7 1 (0.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.66%) SLA
2 1 (0.52%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.52%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 54 (27.98%) Microsoft
2 28 (14.51%) Oracle
3 8 (4.15%) Embarcadero
4 4 (2.07%) Apple
5 3 (1.55%) VMware
6 2 (1.04%) Wonderware
7 1 (0.52%) Northgate
7 1 (0.52%) JBoss
Salford, Lancashire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 7 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Outsourcery Hosting Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus Bonus, Pension and Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
Outsourcery
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per year plus Bonus, Pension and Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Outsourcery Hosting Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Plus Bonus, Pension and Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 10 days ago
Stockport
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum + pension, bonus, healthcare
Posted: 13 days ago
Stockport
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £53000 per annum + pension, bonus, healthcare
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Fabric
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Depending on Experience
Posted: 20 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + bens
Posted: 27 days ago