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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 88 95 109
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +14
Permanent jobs citing OOD 100 88 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.47% 2.24% 1.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.01% 2.90% 2.43%
Number of salaries quoted 88 88 66
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,750 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
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
3326 3033 3082
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 82.02% 77.31% 80.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2668 2605 2692
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 27 August 2014.

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 27 August 2014. 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 +7 10 £42,000 -16.00% 3
Rochdale 0 10 £40,500 +22.72%
Bolton -1 8 - -
Cheadle - 7 £45,000 - 1
Oldham +2 3 £39,000 -0.62%
Wigan - 2 - -
Salford 0 1 £32,500 -27.77% 1
OOD
North West

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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.

1 152 (79.58%) OO
2 124 (64.92%) .NET
3 118 (61.78%) C#
4 90 (47.12%) SQL Server
5 88 (46.07%) HTML
6 80 (41.88%) SQL
7 78 (40.84%) ASP.NET
7 78 (40.84%) WCF
8 68 (35.60%) CSS
9 67 (35.08%) JavaScript
9 67 (35.08%) Degree
10 59 (30.89%) MVC
11 57 (29.84%) SQL Server 2008
12 55 (28.80%) Agile Software Development
13 53 (27.75%) .NET Framework
14 52 (27.23%) Microsoft
15 51 (26.70%) Unit Testing
16 49 (25.65%) Finance
17 48 (25.13%) Web Services
18 47 (24.61%) NUnit
18 47 (24.61%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 42 (21.99%) ASP.NET MVC
20 40 (20.94%) LINQ
20 40 (20.94%) Computer Science
20 40 (20.94%) XML
21 37 (19.37%) Moq
21 37 (19.37%) SQL Server 2005
21 37 (19.37%) TDD
22 35 (18.32%) Windows
23 34 (17.80%) jQuery

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 (4.19%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.62%) Tomcat
2 5 (2.62%) Lync
3 2 (1.05%) K2 blackpearl
3 2 (1.05%) ArchestrA
3 2 (1.05%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (1.05%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.52%) IIS
Applications
1 26 (13.61%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (2.62%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.52%) SaaS
1 1 (0.52%) PaaS
1 1 (0.52%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (8.38%) Internet
2 3 (1.57%) Wireless
3 1 (0.52%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (47.12%) SQL Server
2 57 (29.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 37 (19.37%) SQL Server 2005
4 34 (17.80%) SQL Server 2012
5 21 (10.99%) Relational Database
6 6 (3.14%) MySQL
7 2 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.52%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.52%) Big Data
8 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.52%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 47 (24.61%) NUnit
2 37 (19.37%) Moq
3 27 (14.14%) Visual Studio
4 20 (10.47%) Team Foundation Server
5 19 (9.95%) SpecFlow
6 12 (6.28%) MSTest
7 10 (5.24%) Selenium
8 9 (4.71%) TeamCity
8 9 (4.71%) ReSharper
8 9 (4.71%) Octopus Deploy
8 9 (4.71%) Mercurial
9 4 (2.09%) Xcode
10 2 (1.05%) Subversion
11 1 (0.52%) Toad
General
1 49 (25.65%) Finance
2 14 (7.33%) Retail
3 13 (6.81%) Billing
4 12 (6.28%) Marketing
5 10 (5.24%) Games
Job Titles
1 151 (79.06%) Developer
2 83 (43.46%) Software Developer
3 56 (29.32%) C# Developer
4 50 (26.18%) Senior Developer
5 49 (25.65%) .NET Developer
6 39 (20.42%) C# .NET Developer
7 33 (17.28%) C# Software Developer
8 31 (16.23%) .NET Software Developer
9 21 (10.99%) Senior Software Developer
10 18 (9.42%) Senior C# Developer
11 17 (8.90%) Software Engineer
12 15 (7.85%) Java Developer
12 15 (7.85%) Systems Developer
13 14 (7.33%) Architect
13 14 (7.33%) Business Analyst
13 14 (7.33%) Analyst
13 14 (7.33%) Business Systems Analyst
13 14 (7.33%) Systems Analyst
13 14 (7.33%) Senior Java Developer
14 13 (6.81%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (64.92%) .NET
2 88 (46.07%) HTML
3 78 (40.84%) ASP.NET
3 78 (40.84%) WCF
4 68 (35.60%) CSS
5 53 (27.75%) .NET Framework
6 48 (25.13%) Web Services
7 47 (24.61%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 42 (21.99%) ASP.NET MVC
9 40 (20.94%) LINQ
9 40 (20.94%) XML
10 34 (17.80%) jQuery
11 31 (16.23%) WPF
11 31 (16.23%) WinForms
12 28 (14.66%) ADO.NET
13 20 (10.47%) SOAP
14 14 (7.33%) REST
15 13 (6.81%) RESTful
15 13 (6.81%) HTML5
15 13 (6.81%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 40 (20.94%) Computer Science
2 28 (14.66%) Mathematics
2 28 (14.66%) Physics
3 10 (5.24%) 3D Graphics
4 7 (3.66%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (3.14%) N-Tier
6 5 (2.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 5 (2.62%) Statistics
6 5 (2.62%) CUDA
7 4 (2.09%) iPad
7 4 (2.09%) Mobile App
7 4 (2.09%) iPhone
8 3 (1.57%) Open Source
8 3 (1.57%) Blog
8 3 (1.57%) RIA
9 2 (1.05%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.05%) PDA
10 1 (0.52%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.52%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 35 (18.32%) Windows
2 20 (10.47%) Linux
3 14 (7.33%) UNIX
4 4 (2.09%) Android
4 4 (2.09%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.57%) Windows CE
5 3 (1.57%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (79.58%) OO
2 59 (30.89%) MVC
3 55 (28.80%) Agile Software Development
4 51 (26.70%) Unit Testing
5 37 (19.37%) TDD
6 27 (14.14%) Software Engineering
6 27 (14.14%) UML
7 22 (11.52%) Data Modelling
7 22 (11.52%) BDD
8 20 (10.47%) Software Testing
9 18 (9.42%) Pair Programming
10 15 (7.85%) Scrum
11 14 (7.33%) Test Strategy
12 13 (6.81%) Time Management
12 13 (6.81%) OOA/OOD
13 12 (6.28%) SOA
13 12 (6.28%) Refactoring
14 10 (5.24%) CAD
14 10 (5.24%) OWASP
15 9 (4.71%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 118 (61.78%) C#
2 80 (41.88%) SQL
3 67 (35.08%) JavaScript
4 30 (15.71%) VB.NET
5 24 (12.57%) Java
6 21 (10.99%) C++
7 16 (8.38%) T-SQL
8 9 (4.71%) Delphi
9 8 (4.19%) PL/SQL
10 6 (3.14%) PHP
11 5 (2.62%) PowerShell
11 5 (2.62%) Python
12 4 (2.09%) Objective-C
13 3 (1.57%) VC++
14 2 (1.05%) XAML
15 1 (0.52%) Scala
15 1 (0.52%) C
Qualifications
1 67 (35.08%) Degree
2 9 (4.71%) MCP
3 7 (3.66%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (2.62%) CCNP
4 5 (2.62%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.05%) MCSD
6 1 (0.52%) MCTS
6 1 (0.52%) MCPD
6 1 (0.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.66%) SLA
2 5 (2.62%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.52%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 52 (27.23%) Microsoft
2 28 (14.66%) Oracle
3 5 (2.62%) Embarcadero
4 4 (2.09%) Apple
4 4 (2.09%) VMware
5 2 (1.05%) Wonderware
6 1 (0.52%) JBoss
6 1 (0.52%) Northgate
6 1 (0.52%) Google
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Salford
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Bury
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Greater Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £32000.00 - £34614 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Stockport
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Sale
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Outsourcery Hosting Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Plus Bonus, Pension and Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago