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

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 105 101 135
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +34
Permanent jobs citing OOD 72 81 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.92% 2.18% 1.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.33% 2.61% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 70 69 54
Average salary £38,250 £40,000 £38,289
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.37% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £27,500 £28,850
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
3089 3100 3125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 82.31% 83.29% 79.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2595 2640 2668
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 6 March 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 6 March 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +19 27 £32,000 -1.53% 2
Rochdale -8 2 £43,000 +34.37%
Altrincham -13 2 £20,750 -52.57% 1
Bolton -8 1 £50,000 +81.81%
OOD
North West

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 92 (73.02%) OO
2 84 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 77 (61.11%) C#
4 69 (54.76%) .NET
5 52 (41.27%) Agile Software Development
6 47 (37.30%) ASP.NET
7 45 (35.71%) SQL
8 43 (34.13%) XML
8 43 (34.13%) MVC
9 40 (31.75%) HTML
10 39 (30.95%) JavaScript
11 37 (29.37%) Degree
12 36 (28.57%) CSS
12 36 (28.57%) Microsoft
13 33 (26.19%) UML
13 33 (26.19%) Finance
14 32 (25.40%) Software Engineering
15 29 (23.02%) TDD
16 26 (20.63%) Retail
16 26 (20.63%) SOAP
17 25 (19.84%) Java
17 25 (19.84%) Windows
17 25 (19.84%) Relational Database
18 24 (19.05%) Web Services
19 22 (17.46%) WinForms
20 21 (16.67%) C++
20 21 (16.67%) VB
20 21 (16.67%) VB.NET
21 20 (15.87%) WCF
22 19 (15.08%) .NET Framework

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 1 (0.79%) IIS
1 1 (0.79%) Apache
1 1 (0.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (11.90%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.38%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.59%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.79%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.59%) SaaS
2 2 (1.59%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.38%) HTTP
2 2 (1.59%) Intranet
2 2 (1.59%) Internet
3 1 (0.79%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 25 (19.84%) Relational Database
3 18 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (8.73%) Crystal Reports
4 11 (8.73%) RDBMS
5 9 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.79%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (13.49%) NUnit
2 16 (12.70%) Maven
2 16 (12.70%) Moq
3 13 (10.32%) Visual Studio
4 10 (7.94%) MSTest
5 9 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (2.38%) Subversion
7 2 (1.59%) Ant
7 2 (1.59%) JIRA
8 1 (0.79%) ReSharper
8 1 (0.79%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.79%) FireMonkey
8 1 (0.79%) NCrunch
General
1 33 (26.19%) Finance
2 26 (20.63%) Retail
3 3 (2.38%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.38%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.79%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 86 (68.25%) Developer
2 33 (26.19%) .NET Developer
3 29 (23.02%) Software Developer
4 27 (21.43%) C# Developer
5 20 (15.87%) Analyst
5 20 (15.87%) Software Engineer
6 19 (15.08%) Systems Analyst
7 18 (14.29%) Business Analyst
7 18 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
8 16 (12.70%) Web Developer
9 13 (10.32%) C# Software Developer
10 12 (9.52%) Senior Developer
10 12 (9.52%) Business Systems Analyst
11 9 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 9 (7.14%) C# Web Developer
12 8 (6.35%) Systems Developer
12 8 (6.35%) Senior Software Developer
13 7 (5.56%) Senior C# Developer
13 7 (5.56%) Graduate
14 6 (4.76%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (54.76%) .NET
2 47 (37.30%) ASP.NET
3 43 (34.13%) XML
4 40 (31.75%) HTML
5 36 (28.57%) CSS
6 26 (20.63%) SOAP
7 24 (19.05%) Web Services
8 22 (17.46%) WinForms
9 20 (15.87%) WCF
10 19 (15.08%) .NET Framework
11 18 (14.29%) Hibernate
12 16 (12.70%) WSDL
12 16 (12.70%) JMS
12 16 (12.70%) ActiveMQ
12 16 (12.70%) Spring
13 14 (11.11%) JSON
13 14 (11.11%) Servlets
13 14 (11.11%) REST
13 14 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
14 13 (10.32%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.49%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (9.52%) Client/Server
2 12 (9.52%) N-Tier
3 11 (8.73%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (7.14%) Computer Science
5 8 (6.35%) Mathematics
6 6 (4.76%) Physics
7 3 (2.38%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.59%) Statistics
9 1 (0.79%) W3C
9 1 (0.79%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 25 (19.84%) Windows
2 18 (14.29%) Linux
3 15 (11.90%) UNIX
4 2 (1.59%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (73.02%) OO
2 52 (41.27%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (34.13%) MVC
4 33 (26.19%) UML
5 32 (25.40%) Software Engineering
6 29 (23.02%) TDD
7 16 (12.70%) Data Modelling
8 15 (11.90%) Web Development
9 13 (10.32%) E-Commerce
9 13 (10.32%) Logistics
10 12 (9.52%) SOA
11 11 (8.73%) Software Architecture
11 11 (8.73%) Web Application Development
12 9 (7.14%) Web Design
13 8 (6.35%) OOP
13 8 (6.35%) Requirements Analysis
14 7 (5.56%) Unit Testing
14 7 (5.56%) Project Management
14 7 (5.56%) Automated Testing
15 6 (4.76%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 77 (61.11%) C#
2 45 (35.71%) SQL
3 39 (30.95%) JavaScript
4 25 (19.84%) Java
5 21 (16.67%) C++
5 21 (16.67%) VB
5 21 (16.67%) VB.NET
6 15 (11.90%) C
7 14 (11.11%) Delphi
8 11 (8.73%) VB6
9 10 (7.94%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.59%) PHP
10 2 (1.59%) XPath
10 2 (1.59%) Objective-C
10 2 (1.59%) XQuery
11 1 (0.79%) Pascal
11 1 (0.79%) Embedded C
11 1 (0.79%) Scala
11 1 (0.79%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (29.37%) Degree
2 5 (3.97%) MCP
2 5 (3.97%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (3.97%) MCTS
2 5 (3.97%) MCPD
3 3 (2.38%) VCP4
4 2 (1.59%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.76%) QA
2 1 (0.79%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.79%) Firmware
Vendors
1 36 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 9 (7.14%) Embarcadero
3 5 (3.97%) Google
4 3 (2.38%) Oracle
5 2 (1.59%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.79%) Zend
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