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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 106 129 114
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -15
Permanent jobs citing OOD 93 51 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.23% 1.37% 1.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.65% 1.74% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 84 51 62
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £23,050
10% offered a salary of more than £53,950 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
3511 2926 3058
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 84.26% 78.63% 80.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2940 2456 2703
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 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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 +3 10 £37,000 -26.00% 4
Cheadle - 8 £45,000 -
Rochdale - 5 £45,000 -
Wigan - 5 - -
Salford - 3 £32,500 -
OOD
North West

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 143 (78.14%) OO
2 111 (60.66%) .NET
3 105 (57.38%) C#
4 90 (49.18%) Agile Software Development
5 85 (46.45%) HTML
6 77 (42.08%) SQL Server
7 70 (38.25%) SQL
8 66 (36.07%) Degree
9 64 (34.97%) JavaScript
9 64 (34.97%) ASP.NET
10 63 (34.43%) CSS
10 63 (34.43%) WCF
11 57 (31.15%) Finance
12 54 (29.51%) Web Services
13 53 (28.96%) Microsoft
14 49 (26.78%) MVC
15 44 (24.04%) .NET Framework
16 43 (23.50%) Unit Testing
17 39 (21.31%) WinForms
17 39 (21.31%) Mentoring
18 38 (20.77%) SQL Server 2008
18 38 (20.77%) SQL Server 2005
19 35 (19.13%) LINQ
19 35 (19.13%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 35 (19.13%) Windows
20 34 (18.58%) NUnit
21 33 (18.03%) XML
22 31 (16.94%) WPF
22 31 (16.94%) Computer Science
22 31 (16.94%) UML

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 5 (2.73%) SharePoint
1 5 (2.73%) Lync
2 3 (1.64%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.09%) ArchestrA
4 1 (0.55%) JBoss
Applications
1 26 (14.21%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (2.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.55%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.55%) SaaS
1 1 (0.55%) PaaS
1 1 (0.55%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (8.74%) Internet
2 1 (0.55%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (42.08%) SQL Server
2 38 (20.77%) SQL Server 2005
2 38 (20.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (13.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 24 (13.11%) Relational Database
4 5 (2.73%) MySQL
5 4 (2.19%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.55%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.55%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 34 (18.58%) NUnit
2 27 (14.75%) Visual Studio
3 24 (13.11%) Moq
4 22 (12.02%) Team Foundation Server
5 12 (6.56%) MSTest
6 10 (5.46%) Selenium
6 10 (5.46%) SpecFlow
7 4 (2.19%) Xcode
7 4 (2.19%) Subversion
8 1 (0.55%) Toad
8 1 (0.55%) FireMonkey
General
1 57 (31.15%) Finance
2 13 (7.10%) Retail
2 13 (7.10%) Billing
3 12 (6.56%) Marketing
4 10 (5.46%) Games
Job Titles
1 142 (77.60%) Developer
2 79 (43.17%) Software Developer
3 46 (25.14%) C# Developer
4 43 (23.50%) Senior Developer
5 39 (21.31%) .NET Developer
6 33 (18.03%) C# Software Developer
7 27 (14.75%) .NET Software Developer
8 26 (14.21%) C# .NET Developer
8 26 (14.21%) Senior Software Developer
9 22 (12.02%) Senior C# Developer
10 19 (10.38%) Software Engineer
11 17 (9.29%) Systems Developer
12 15 (8.20%) Architect
13 14 (7.65%) Business Analyst
13 14 (7.65%) Analyst
13 14 (7.65%) Business Systems Analyst
13 14 (7.65%) Systems Analyst
14 13 (7.10%) Web Developer
14 13 (7.10%) Solutions Architect
14 13 (7.10%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (60.66%) .NET
2 85 (46.45%) HTML
3 64 (34.97%) ASP.NET
4 63 (34.43%) CSS
4 63 (34.43%) WCF
5 54 (29.51%) Web Services
6 44 (24.04%) .NET Framework
7 39 (21.31%) WinForms
8 35 (19.13%) LINQ
8 35 (19.13%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 33 (18.03%) XML
10 31 (16.94%) WPF
11 26 (14.21%) SOAP
12 24 (13.11%) ADO.NET
13 23 (12.57%) ASP.NET MVC
14 20 (10.93%) jQuery
15 18 (9.84%) RESTful
16 14 (7.65%) REST
17 12 (6.56%) HTML5
18 10 (5.46%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 31 (16.94%) Computer Science
2 24 (13.11%) Mathematics
2 24 (13.11%) Physics
3 10 (5.46%) 3D Graphics
4 7 (3.83%) N-Tier
5 6 (3.28%) Mobile App
5 6 (3.28%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (2.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 5 (2.73%) CUDA
7 4 (2.19%) iPad
7 4 (2.19%) iPhone
7 4 (2.19%) Client/Server
7 4 (2.19%) Statistics
8 3 (1.64%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.64%) Algorithms
8 3 (1.64%) Blog
9 2 (1.09%) RIA
9 2 (1.09%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.09%) PDA
10 1 (0.55%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 35 (19.13%) Windows
2 19 (10.38%) Linux
3 13 (7.10%) UNIX
4 6 (3.28%) Apple iOS
5 4 (2.19%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (78.14%) OO
2 90 (49.18%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (26.78%) MVC
4 43 (23.50%) Unit Testing
5 39 (21.31%) Mentoring
6 31 (16.94%) UML
7 23 (12.57%) TDD
8 22 (12.02%) Software Engineering
9 20 (10.93%) Software Testing
10 18 (9.84%) SOA
11 17 (9.29%) Data Modelling
12 16 (8.74%) Line Management
12 16 (8.74%) BDD
13 14 (7.65%) Test Strategy
13 14 (7.65%) Coaching
14 12 (6.56%) Time Management
14 12 (6.56%) OOA/OOD
14 12 (6.56%) Refactoring
15 10 (5.46%) Pair Programming
15 10 (5.46%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 105 (57.38%) C#
2 70 (38.25%) SQL
3 64 (34.97%) JavaScript
4 27 (14.75%) VB.NET
5 24 (13.11%) C++
6 20 (10.93%) T-SQL
7 18 (9.84%) Delphi
7 18 (9.84%) Java
8 9 (4.92%) PL/SQL
9 6 (3.28%) PHP
9 6 (3.28%) Objective-C
10 5 (2.73%) PowerShell
10 5 (2.73%) Python
11 4 (2.19%) VB6
11 4 (2.19%) VB
12 3 (1.64%) Scala
12 3 (1.64%) VC++
13 1 (0.55%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 66 (36.07%) Degree
2 11 (6.01%) MCP
3 6 (3.28%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (2.73%) CCNP
4 5 (2.73%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.64%) MCTS
5 3 (1.64%) MCPD
6 2 (1.09%) MCSD
7 1 (0.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.37%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.55%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.55%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 53 (28.96%) Microsoft
2 27 (14.75%) Oracle
3 10 (5.46%) Embarcadero
4 4 (2.19%) Apple
5 3 (1.64%) VMware
6 2 (1.09%) Wonderware
7 1 (0.55%) Zend
7 1 (0.55%) Northgate
Manchester
Amoria Bond - UK
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus,
Posted: 5 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
Outsourcery
Salary: up to 55k - Plus Pension, Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 20 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
ao.com
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Dependant on Experience
Posted: 27 days ago