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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 131 101 131
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +30
Permanent jobs citing OOD 54 91 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.43% 2.28% 1.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.73% 2.72% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 53 82 55
Average salary £35,000 £40,750 £38,289
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.11% +6.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,150 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,600 £50,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,289
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
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
3117 3345 3200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 82.57% 83.83% 79.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2588 2776 2738
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +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 30 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 30 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
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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 +27 23 £32,000 -1.53% 2
Bolton -16 1 £50,000 +25.00%
Altrincham -18 1 £21,000 -53.33%
OOD
North West

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 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 81 (72.97%) OO
2 73 (65.77%) SQL Server
3 68 (61.26%) C#
4 60 (54.05%) .NET
5 50 (45.05%) Agile Software Development
6 44 (39.64%) XML
7 43 (38.74%) ASP.NET
8 40 (36.04%) SQL
9 35 (31.53%) JavaScript
9 35 (31.53%) MVC
10 34 (30.63%) HTML
10 34 (30.63%) Degree
11 33 (29.73%) Software Engineering
12 32 (28.83%) TDD
12 32 (28.83%) UML
12 32 (28.83%) Microsoft
13 30 (27.03%) CSS
14 27 (24.32%) Finance
15 26 (23.42%) Retail
16 24 (21.62%) SOAP
16 24 (21.62%) Java
17 23 (20.72%) Relational Database
18 22 (19.82%) Web Services
18 22 (19.82%) Windows
19 21 (18.92%) C++
20 20 (18.02%) VB
20 20 (18.02%) Linux
21 18 (16.22%) WinForms
21 18 (16.22%) VB.NET
21 18 (16.22%) Analytical Skills

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 2 (1.80%) IIS
1 2 (1.80%) Apache
2 1 (0.90%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (10.81%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.70%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.80%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.90%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.80%) SaaS
2 2 (1.80%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.70%) HTTP
2 2 (1.80%) Intranet
2 2 (1.80%) Internet
3 1 (0.90%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (65.77%) SQL Server
2 23 (20.72%) Relational Database
3 13 (11.71%) SQL Server 2005
4 12 (10.81%) RDBMS
5 10 (9.01%) Crystal Reports
6 5 (4.50%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.80%) MySQL
8 2 (1.80%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (15.32%) Maven
2 16 (14.41%) NUnit
3 13 (11.71%) Moq
4 12 (10.81%) Visual Studio
5 10 (9.01%) MSTest
6 7 (6.31%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.80%) Git (software)
7 2 (1.80%) JIRA
7 2 (1.80%) Ant
7 2 (1.80%) Subversion
8 1 (0.90%) ReSharper
8 1 (0.90%) NCrunch
General
1 27 (24.32%) Finance
2 26 (23.42%) Retail
3 3 (2.70%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.70%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.90%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 72 (64.86%) Developer
2 30 (27.03%) .NET Developer
3 23 (20.72%) C# Developer
4 21 (18.92%) Software Developer
5 20 (18.02%) Software Engineer
5 20 (18.02%) Analyst
6 19 (17.12%) Systems Analyst
7 18 (16.22%) Business Analyst
8 15 (13.51%) Web Developer
8 15 (13.51%) C# .NET Developer
9 12 (10.81%) Senior Developer
10 11 (9.91%) Business Systems Analyst
11 9 (8.11%) C# Web Developer
11 9 (8.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 8 (7.21%) C# Software Developer
13 7 (6.31%) Systems Developer
14 6 (5.41%) Senior Software Developer
14 6 (5.41%) .NET Web Developer
14 6 (5.41%) Senior C# Developer
15 5 (4.50%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (54.05%) .NET
2 44 (39.64%) XML
3 43 (38.74%) ASP.NET
4 34 (30.63%) HTML
5 30 (27.03%) CSS
6 24 (21.62%) SOAP
7 22 (19.82%) Web Services
8 18 (16.22%) WinForms
9 17 (15.32%) ActiveMQ
9 17 (15.32%) WCF
9 17 (15.32%) JMS
9 17 (15.32%) WSDL
9 17 (15.32%) Hibernate
10 15 (13.51%) Servlets
10 15 (13.51%) Spring
10 15 (13.51%) JSON
10 15 (13.51%) RabbitMQ
10 15 (13.51%) REST
11 13 (11.71%) ASP.NET MVC
12 12 (10.81%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 18 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (10.81%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (8.11%) Client/Server
3 9 (8.11%) N-Tier
4 8 (7.21%) Computer Science
5 5 (4.50%) Mathematics
6 3 (2.70%) Physics
7 2 (1.80%) W3C
7 2 (1.80%) Statistics
8 1 (0.90%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.90%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 22 (19.82%) Windows
2 20 (18.02%) Linux
3 16 (14.41%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (72.97%) OO
2 50 (45.05%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (31.53%) MVC
4 33 (29.73%) Software Engineering
5 32 (28.83%) TDD
5 32 (28.83%) UML
6 14 (12.61%) E-Commerce
6 14 (12.61%) Data Modelling
6 14 (12.61%) Logistics
6 14 (12.61%) Web Development
7 12 (10.81%) Software Architecture
8 10 (9.01%) Web Application Development
9 9 (8.11%) Web Design
9 9 (8.11%) SOA
10 7 (6.31%) Project Management
10 7 (6.31%) OOP
10 7 (6.31%) Automated Testing
11 6 (5.41%) Scrum
11 6 (5.41%) Requirements Analysis
11 6 (5.41%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 68 (61.26%) C#
2 40 (36.04%) SQL
3 35 (31.53%) JavaScript
4 24 (21.62%) Java
5 21 (18.92%) C++
6 20 (18.02%) VB
7 18 (16.22%) VB.NET
8 16 (14.41%) C
9 11 (9.91%) Delphi
10 10 (9.01%) VB6
11 7 (6.31%) T-SQL
12 3 (2.70%) PHP
13 2 (1.80%) XPath
13 2 (1.80%) XQuery
14 1 (0.90%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 34 (30.63%) Degree
2 3 (2.70%) MCP
2 3 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (2.70%) MCTS
2 3 (2.70%) MCPD
3 2 (1.80%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.21%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.90%) Firmware
Vendors
1 32 (28.83%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.31%) Embarcadero
3 5 (4.50%) Google
4 2 (1.80%) Red Hat
4 2 (1.80%) Oracle
5 1 (0.90%) Zend
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