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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 132 97 99
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +2
Permanent jobs citing OOD 48 92 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.33% 2.30% 2.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.53% 2.77% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 38 77 97
Average salary £47,000 £39,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.51% +1.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,850 £35,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,750 £45,000 £46,127
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
3132 3324 3341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 87.10% 83.27% 80.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2591 2690 2880
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.65%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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
Altrincham +3 1 £38,500 -23.00% 2
Oldham -4 1 £40,000 +2.56%
Salford - 1 £37,500 -
OOD
North West

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 72 (84.71%) OO
2 45 (52.94%) .NET
3 44 (51.76%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (43.53%) Unit Testing
5 35 (41.18%) UML
6 33 (38.82%) SQL Server
7 32 (37.65%) TDD
8 30 (35.29%) Software Engineering
8 30 (35.29%) C#
9 28 (32.94%) Java
10 27 (31.76%) Web Services
11 25 (29.41%) SQL
12 24 (28.24%) Degree
12 24 (28.24%) Multithreading
13 22 (25.88%) JavaScript
14 21 (24.71%) Continuous Integration
15 20 (23.53%) C++
15 20 (23.53%) .NET Framework
16 18 (21.18%) Visual Studio
16 18 (21.18%) Mentoring
17 16 (18.82%) Finance
17 16 (18.82%) Hibernate
17 16 (18.82%) Spring
17 16 (18.82%) ASP.NET
17 16 (18.82%) J2EE
18 15 (17.65%) XML
18 15 (17.65%) WCF
18 15 (17.65%) Scrum
18 15 (17.65%) Relational Database
19 14 (16.47%) REST

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (9.41%) WebSphere
2 6 (7.06%) Tomcat
3 4 (4.71%) Apache
4 2 (2.35%) IIS
5 1 (1.18%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (7.06%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.53%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.18%) Intranet
1 1 (1.18%) Internet
1 1 (1.18%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (38.82%) SQL Server
2 15 (17.65%) Relational Database
3 10 (11.76%) RDBMS
4 4 (4.71%) MySQL
5 3 (3.53%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 18 (21.18%) Visual Studio
2 10 (11.76%) Maven
3 9 (10.59%) JUnit
4 8 (9.41%) NUnit
5 4 (4.71%) Git (software)
6 2 (2.35%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.18%) NCrunch
7 1 (1.18%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.18%) Moq
7 1 (1.18%) MSTest
7 1 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (18.82%) Finance
2 10 (11.76%) Retail
3 4 (4.71%) Banking
3 4 (4.71%) Manufacturing
3 4 (4.71%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (3.53%) Marketing
4 3 (3.53%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.18%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 54 (63.53%) Developer
2 27 (31.76%) .NET Developer
3 17 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 14 (16.47%) Senior Developer
5 13 (15.29%) Software Engineer
5 13 (15.29%) Analyst
5 13 (15.29%) C# .NET Developer
6 12 (14.12%) Business Analyst
7 11 (12.94%) Systems Analyst
7 11 (12.94%) Java Developer
8 9 (10.59%) Business Systems Analyst
8 9 (10.59%) Senior .NET Developer
9 7 (8.24%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
10 6 (7.06%) Applications Architect
10 6 (7.06%) Architect
11 5 (5.88%) Agile Business Analyst
11 5 (5.88%) UML Business Analyst
12 3 (3.53%) Front-End Developer
12 3 (3.53%) Senior Front-End Developer
12 3 (3.53%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (52.94%) .NET
2 27 (31.76%) Web Services
3 20 (23.53%) .NET Framework
4 16 (18.82%) Hibernate
4 16 (18.82%) Spring
4 16 (18.82%) ASP.NET
4 16 (18.82%) J2EE
5 15 (17.65%) XML
5 15 (17.65%) WCF
6 14 (16.47%) REST
6 14 (16.47%) SOAP
7 12 (14.12%) HTML
8 11 (12.94%) CSS
9 10 (11.76%) JSON
9 10 (11.76%) ActiveMQ
9 10 (11.76%) WSDL
9 10 (11.76%) JMS
9 10 (11.76%) Servlets
9 10 (11.76%) RabbitMQ
9 10 (11.76%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (9.41%) N-Tier
2 8 (9.41%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (8.24%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.71%) W3C
4 4 (4.71%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.53%) E-Learning
6 1 (1.18%) User Experience
6 1 (1.18%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.18%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.18%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.18%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (16.47%) Linux
2 10 (11.76%) UNIX
3 2 (2.35%) Android
4 1 (1.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (84.71%) OO
2 44 (51.76%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (43.53%) Unit Testing
4 35 (41.18%) UML
5 32 (37.65%) TDD
6 30 (35.29%) Software Engineering
7 24 (28.24%) Multithreading
8 21 (24.71%) Continuous Integration
9 18 (21.18%) Mentoring
10 15 (17.65%) Scrum
11 13 (15.29%) BDD
12 11 (12.94%) Automated Testing
13 10 (11.76%) MVC
13 10 (11.76%) SDLC
14 9 (10.59%) Concurrent Programming
15 8 (9.41%) Logistics
15 8 (9.41%) OOP
16 7 (8.24%) MVVM
16 7 (8.24%) E-Commerce
17 6 (7.06%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 30 (35.29%) C#
2 28 (32.94%) Java
3 25 (29.41%) SQL
4 22 (25.88%) JavaScript
5 20 (23.53%) C++
6 10 (11.76%) C
7 4 (4.71%) PHP
7 4 (4.71%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.18%) VBA
8 1 (1.18%) Delphi
8 1 (1.18%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.18%) VBScript
8 1 (1.18%) VB
Qualifications
1 24 (28.24%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.41%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (15.29%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.59%) IBM
3 2 (2.35%) Oracle
4 1 (1.18%) Unisys
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Mentor graphics (Ireland)
Salary: Very Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Altrincham
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Pension, 25 Days Hol, Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago