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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 158 98 93
Rank change year-on-year
-60 -5
Permanent jobs citing OOD 32 101 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.81% 2.45% 2.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 2.92% 2.82%
Number of salaries quoted 27 90 87
Average salary £47,000 £40,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.77% +7.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £34,831 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,250 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
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
3411 3464 3090
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 86.84% 84.08% 79.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2849 2793 2669
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,000 £27,420
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 2 September 2015.

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 2 September 2015. 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
Oldham -5 1 £40,000 +2.56%
OOD
North West

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 66 (86.84%) OO
2 42 (55.26%) Unit Testing
3 39 (51.32%) .NET
4 36 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (43.42%) UML
6 30 (39.47%) SQL Server
7 28 (36.84%) Multithreading
7 28 (36.84%) Software Engineering
8 27 (35.53%) Java
9 26 (34.21%) SQL
10 25 (32.89%) C#
11 24 (31.58%) Web Services
11 24 (31.58%) Continuous Integration
12 22 (28.95%) TDD
13 20 (26.32%) JavaScript
13 20 (26.32%) J2EE
13 20 (26.32%) .NET Framework
14 18 (23.68%) Mentoring
14 18 (23.68%) Visual Studio
14 18 (23.68%) C++
15 16 (21.05%) Degree
16 15 (19.74%) Finance
17 14 (18.42%) Scrum
17 14 (18.42%) JUnit
17 14 (18.42%) WCF
17 14 (18.42%) Concurrent Programming
18 13 (17.11%) Microsoft
19 12 (15.79%) BDD
20 10 (13.16%) SDLC
20 10 (13.16%) Dojo

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 (10.53%) WebSphere
2 6 (7.89%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.95%) Apache
4 2 (2.63%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (7.89%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.95%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.32%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.32%) Intranet
1 1 (1.32%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (39.47%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.53%) Relational Database
3 6 (7.89%) RDBMS
4 3 (3.95%) MySQL
4 3 (3.95%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 18 (23.68%) Visual Studio
2 14 (18.42%) JUnit
3 6 (7.89%) NUnit
4 4 (5.26%) Maven
4 4 (5.26%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.63%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.32%) Gradle
6 1 (1.32%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.32%) NCrunch
6 1 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (19.74%) Finance
2 4 (5.26%) Banking
2 4 (5.26%) Retail
3 3 (3.95%) Multimedia
3 3 (3.95%) Marketing
4 2 (2.63%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.63%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.32%) Advertising
5 1 (1.32%) Games
Job Titles
1 53 (69.74%) Developer
2 24 (31.58%) .NET Developer
3 15 (19.74%) Java Developer
3 15 (19.74%) C# Developer
4 12 (15.79%) Senior Developer
5 11 (14.47%) Analyst
5 11 (14.47%) Business Analyst
5 11 (14.47%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (11.84%) Systems Analyst
7 8 (10.53%) Business Systems Analyst
7 8 (10.53%) Senior .NET Developer
8 7 (9.21%) Software Engineer
9 6 (7.89%) Architect
9 6 (7.89%) Applications Architect
9 6 (7.89%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
10 3 (3.95%) Front-End Developer
10 3 (3.95%) Senior Front-End Developer
10 3 (3.95%) Agile Business Analyst
10 3 (3.95%) UML Business Analyst
10 3 (3.95%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (51.32%) .NET
2 24 (31.58%) Web Services
3 20 (26.32%) J2EE
3 20 (26.32%) .NET Framework
4 14 (18.42%) WCF
5 10 (13.16%) Dojo
5 10 (13.16%) ASP.NET
5 10 (13.16%) Hibernate
5 10 (13.16%) Spring
6 8 (10.53%) HTML
6 8 (10.53%) SOAP
6 8 (10.53%) WebSphere MQ
6 8 (10.53%) CSS
6 8 (10.53%) NHibernate
6 8 (10.53%) REST
7 7 (9.21%) jQuery
7 7 (9.21%) WPF
8 6 (7.89%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (7.89%) XML
9 4 (5.26%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.53%) N-Tier
2 6 (7.89%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.26%) Mobile App
3 4 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.95%) E-Learning
4 3 (3.95%) W3C
5 1 (1.32%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.32%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.32%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.32%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.21%) Linux
2 4 (5.26%) UNIX
3 3 (3.95%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (86.84%) OO
2 42 (55.26%) Unit Testing
3 36 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (43.42%) UML
5 28 (36.84%) Software Engineering
5 28 (36.84%) Multithreading
6 24 (31.58%) Continuous Integration
7 22 (28.95%) TDD
8 18 (23.68%) Mentoring
9 14 (18.42%) Concurrent Programming
9 14 (18.42%) Scrum
10 12 (15.79%) BDD
11 10 (13.16%) SDLC
12 8 (10.53%) MVC
12 8 (10.53%) Automated Testing
13 6 (7.89%) Systems Analysis
13 6 (7.89%) Use Case
13 6 (7.89%) Data Modelling
13 6 (7.89%) OOP
13 6 (7.89%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 27 (35.53%) Java
2 26 (34.21%) SQL
3 25 (32.89%) C#
4 20 (26.32%) JavaScript
5 18 (23.68%) C++
6 4 (5.26%) C
7 3 (3.95%) PHP
8 2 (2.63%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.32%) VBA
9 1 (1.32%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.32%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (21.05%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.58%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (17.11%) Microsoft
2 9 (11.84%) IBM
3 2 (2.63%) Oracle
4 1 (1.32%) Unisys
Manchester, Lancashire
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