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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 131 102 97
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -5
Permanent jobs citing OOD 51 82 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.50% 2.10% 2.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.75% 2.54% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 38 73 102
Average salary £48,500 £38,750 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.16% +0.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £32,500 £30,700
10% offered a salary of more than £65,750 £45,000 £45,500
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
2922 3225 3471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 86.07% 82.65% 81.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2421 2616 3016
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 3 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 3 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 +1 1 £38,500 -23.00%
Salford - 1 £37,500 -
OOD
North West

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 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 89 (83.96%) OO
2 62 (58.49%) .NET
3 56 (52.83%) Agile Software Development
4 55 (51.89%) SQL Server
5 49 (46.23%) C#
6 40 (37.74%) TDD
7 39 (36.79%) Software Engineering
8 38 (35.85%) Unit Testing
9 36 (33.96%) UML
10 33 (31.13%) Web Services
10 33 (31.13%) Degree
11 32 (30.19%) Java
11 32 (30.19%) SQL
12 30 (28.30%) JavaScript
13 28 (26.42%) XML
13 28 (26.42%) ASP.NET
14 24 (22.64%) C++
14 24 (22.64%) Microsoft
15 23 (21.70%) Multithreading
16 22 (20.75%) .NET Framework
17 21 (19.81%) HTML
17 21 (19.81%) Visual Studio
17 21 (19.81%) Relational Database
18 20 (18.87%) Continuous Integration
18 20 (18.87%) SOAP
18 20 (18.87%) Spring
18 20 (18.87%) MVC
18 20 (18.87%) Hibernate
19 19 (17.92%) CSS
19 19 (17.92%) WCF

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 (7.55%) WebSphere
2 6 (5.66%) Tomcat
3 4 (3.77%) Apache
4 2 (1.89%) IIS
5 1 (0.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (8.49%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.94%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.89%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.94%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (51.89%) SQL Server
2 21 (19.81%) Relational Database
3 13 (12.26%) RDBMS
4 5 (4.72%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (4.72%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (3.77%) MySQL
6 3 (2.83%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 21 (19.81%) Visual Studio
2 15 (14.15%) NUnit
3 14 (13.21%) Maven
4 8 (7.55%) JUnit
4 8 (7.55%) Moq
5 6 (5.66%) MSTest
6 4 (3.77%) Git (software)
7 3 (2.83%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.89%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.94%) NCrunch
General
1 17 (16.04%) Finance
2 14 (13.21%) Retail
3 5 (4.72%) Manufacturing
3 5 (4.72%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (2.83%) Banking
4 3 (2.83%) Multimedia
4 3 (2.83%) Marketing
5 1 (0.94%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 72 (67.92%) Developer
2 33 (31.13%) .NET Developer
3 24 (22.64%) C# Developer
4 18 (16.98%) Software Engineer
4 18 (16.98%) C# .NET Developer
5 17 (16.04%) Senior Developer
6 12 (11.32%) Analyst
6 12 (11.32%) Software Developer
7 11 (10.38%) Systems Analyst
8 10 (9.43%) Business Analyst
8 10 (9.43%) Java Developer
9 9 (8.49%) Senior .NET Developer
10 8 (7.55%) Business Systems Analyst
11 7 (6.60%) Web Developer
11 7 (6.60%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
12 6 (5.66%) Architect
12 6 (5.66%) Applications Architect
13 5 (4.72%) UML Business Analyst
13 5 (4.72%) C# Web Developer
13 5 (4.72%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (58.49%) .NET
2 33 (31.13%) Web Services
3 28 (26.42%) XML
3 28 (26.42%) ASP.NET
4 22 (20.75%) .NET Framework
5 21 (19.81%) HTML
6 20 (18.87%) Hibernate
6 20 (18.87%) SOAP
6 20 (18.87%) Spring
7 19 (17.92%) CSS
7 19 (17.92%) WCF
8 18 (16.98%) REST
9 15 (14.15%) J2EE
10 14 (13.21%) JMS
10 14 (13.21%) WSDL
10 14 (13.21%) Servlets
10 14 (13.21%) ActiveMQ
10 14 (13.21%) JSON
10 14 (13.21%) RabbitMQ
11 12 (11.32%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.21%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (10.38%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (10.38%) N-Tier
3 9 (8.49%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.77%) Mobile App
4 4 (3.77%) W3C
5 3 (2.83%) E-Learning
5 3 (2.83%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.89%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.89%) Physics
7 1 (0.94%) Statistics
7 1 (0.94%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.94%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.94%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (16.98%) Linux
2 14 (13.21%) UNIX
3 9 (8.49%) Windows
4 1 (0.94%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (83.96%) OO
2 56 (52.83%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (37.74%) TDD
4 39 (36.79%) Software Engineering
5 38 (35.85%) Unit Testing
6 36 (33.96%) UML
7 23 (21.70%) Multithreading
8 20 (18.87%) Continuous Integration
8 20 (18.87%) MVC
9 17 (16.04%) Mentoring
10 16 (15.09%) Scrum
11 15 (14.15%) Automated Testing
12 13 (12.26%) BDD
13 11 (10.38%) Logistics
14 10 (9.43%) E-Commerce
14 10 (9.43%) SDLC
15 9 (8.49%) OOP
15 9 (8.49%) Software Architecture
16 8 (7.55%) Web Development
16 8 (7.55%) Concurrent Programming
Programming Languages
1 49 (46.23%) C#
2 32 (30.19%) Java
2 32 (30.19%) SQL
3 30 (28.30%) JavaScript
4 24 (22.64%) C++
5 14 (13.21%) C
6 13 (12.26%) VB.NET
7 9 (8.49%) VB
8 4 (3.77%) Delphi
8 4 (3.77%) PHP
9 3 (2.83%) T-SQL
9 3 (2.83%) VB6
10 1 (0.94%) VBA
10 1 (0.94%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 33 (31.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.49%) QA
Vendors
1 24 (22.64%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.49%) IBM
3 2 (1.89%) Embarcadero
3 2 (1.89%) Google
3 2 (1.89%) Oracle
4 1 (0.94%) Unisys
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £54000 per annum
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