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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 112 110 111
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs citing OOD 74 68 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.87% 1.83% 2.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.29% 2.24% 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 66 59 78
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £33,125
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +28.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,700 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
3235 3036 3379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 81.88% 81.59% 79.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2799 2648 2977
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 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +12 16 £32,000 -14.66% 6
Rochdale -4 2 £43,000 +34.37%
Altrincham -9 1 £20,500 -55.67% 1
OOD
North West

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 128 (77.58%) OO
2 104 (63.03%) .NET
3 99 (60.00%) C#
4 94 (56.97%) SQL Server
5 69 (41.82%) Agile Software Development
6 68 (41.21%) ASP.NET
7 65 (39.39%) SQL
8 63 (38.18%) HTML
9 55 (33.33%) MVC
10 54 (32.73%) Finance
10 54 (32.73%) JavaScript
11 53 (32.12%) Degree
12 50 (30.30%) Microsoft
13 49 (29.70%) CSS
14 43 (26.06%) Web Services
15 40 (24.24%) XML
16 37 (22.42%) Windows
17 35 (21.21%) WinForms
18 34 (20.61%) UML
18 34 (20.61%) WCF
19 32 (19.39%) .NET Framework
20 30 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
21 29 (17.58%) Software Engineering
22 28 (16.97%) Visual Studio
22 28 (16.97%) VB.NET
23 26 (15.76%) Relational Database
24 25 (15.15%) NUnit
25 23 (13.94%) SOAP
25 23 (13.94%) MS Excel
26 22 (13.33%) Retail

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 (0.61%) IIS
Applications
1 23 (13.94%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.82%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.21%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.61%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.21%) SaaS
2 2 (1.21%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.03%) Internet
2 3 (1.82%) HTTP
3 2 (1.21%) Intranet
4 1 (0.61%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (56.97%) SQL Server
2 30 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
3 26 (15.76%) Relational Database
4 22 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (7.88%) SQL Server 2012
6 11 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
7 6 (3.64%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.21%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 28 (16.97%) Visual Studio
2 25 (15.15%) NUnit
3 22 (13.33%) Moq
4 20 (12.12%) Team Foundation Server
5 12 (7.27%) MSTest
6 8 (4.85%) Maven
7 6 (3.64%) Subversion
8 2 (1.21%) JIRA
8 2 (1.21%) Ant
9 1 (0.61%) Toad
9 1 (0.61%) FireMonkey
9 1 (0.61%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.61%) NCrunch
9 1 (0.61%) Selenium
9 1 (0.61%) ReSharper
General
1 54 (32.73%) Finance
2 22 (13.33%) Retail
3 3 (1.82%) Billing
3 3 (1.82%) Marketing
4 1 (0.61%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 117 (70.91%) Developer
2 52 (31.52%) Software Developer
3 39 (23.64%) .NET Developer
3 39 (23.64%) C# Developer
4 24 (14.55%) C# Software Developer
5 22 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 21 (12.73%) Senior Developer
7 20 (12.12%) Analyst
8 19 (11.52%) Business Analyst
8 19 (11.52%) Systems Analyst
9 18 (10.91%) Web Developer
9 18 (10.91%) Software Engineer
10 17 (10.30%) Senior Software Developer
11 15 (9.09%) Senior C# Developer
12 13 (7.88%) Solutions Architect
12 13 (7.88%) Business Systems Analyst
12 13 (7.88%) Architect
12 13 (7.88%) Systems Developer
12 13 (7.88%) .NET Software Developer
13 9 (5.45%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (63.03%) .NET
2 68 (41.21%) ASP.NET
3 63 (38.18%) HTML
4 49 (29.70%) CSS
5 43 (26.06%) Web Services
6 40 (24.24%) XML
7 35 (21.21%) WinForms
8 34 (20.61%) WCF
9 32 (19.39%) .NET Framework
10 23 (13.94%) SOAP
11 20 (12.12%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 17 (10.30%) RESTful
13 15 (9.09%) WPF
14 14 (8.48%) LINQ
14 14 (8.48%) ADO.NET
15 13 (7.88%) ASP.NET MVC
16 12 (7.27%) Java EE
17 11 (6.67%) DHTML
18 10 (6.06%) Hibernate
19 9 (5.45%) ASP.NET MVC 2
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.70%) N-Tier
2 15 (9.09%) Mathematics
2 15 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 13 (7.88%) Client/Server
3 13 (7.88%) Physics
4 9 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (3.64%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.21%) Statistics
6 2 (1.21%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.61%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.61%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 37 (22.42%) Windows
2 12 (7.27%) Linux
3 11 (6.67%) UNIX
4 2 (1.21%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (77.58%) OO
2 69 (41.82%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (33.33%) MVC
4 34 (20.61%) UML
5 29 (17.58%) Software Engineering
6 22 (13.33%) TDD
7 19 (11.52%) Unit Testing
7 19 (11.52%) Data Modelling
8 18 (10.91%) Mentoring
9 16 (9.70%) SOA
10 15 (9.09%) Web Development
11 12 (7.27%) OOP
12 11 (6.67%) Project Management
12 11 (6.67%) Web Application Development
13 8 (4.85%) Requirements Analysis
13 8 (4.85%) E-Commerce
13 8 (4.85%) Logistics
13 8 (4.85%) Web Design
14 7 (4.24%) Software Testing
14 7 (4.24%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 99 (60.00%) C#
2 65 (39.39%) SQL
3 54 (32.73%) JavaScript
4 28 (16.97%) VB.NET
5 20 (12.12%) VB
5 20 (12.12%) Java
6 19 (11.52%) Delphi
7 18 (10.91%) C++
8 14 (8.48%) T-SQL
9 11 (6.67%) VB6
10 7 (4.24%) C
10 7 (4.24%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.82%) Scala
12 2 (1.21%) XPath
12 2 (1.21%) XQuery
12 2 (1.21%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.61%) PHP
13 1 (0.61%) Pascal
13 1 (0.61%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 53 (32.12%) Degree
2 7 (4.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (4.24%) MCP
3 6 (3.64%) MCPD
3 6 (3.64%) MCTS
4 2 (1.21%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.42%) SLA
2 3 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.61%) Firmware
Vendors
1 50 (30.30%) Microsoft
2 16 (9.70%) Oracle
3 13 (7.88%) Embarcadero
4 5 (3.03%) Google
5 2 (1.21%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.61%) Northgate
6 1 (0.61%) Zend
Stockport, Cheshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £24000 - £40000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Duval Associates Ltd
Salary: £32,000 - £37,000 + benefits - Training and development - CAREER!
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Personnel IT
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
eCom Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus, Pension and Health
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Chassam Contract
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Lancashire
DAI Ltd
Salary: £24,000 - £38,000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
EXCELerate
Salary: £60K + Bonus, Corporate Benefits, 6% Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Greater Manchester, North West
DAI Ltd
Salary: £24,000 - £38,000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 9 days ago
Altrincham
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £17000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester
Amoria Bond - UK
Salary: Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago