The table below looks at the statistics for OOD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 49 64 60
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -4
Permanent jobs citing OOD 5 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.16% 0.34% 1.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.46% 0.42% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 10
Average salary £30,000 £31,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -16.00%
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 Merseyside region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
342 476 493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 79.53% 80.27% 79.64%
Number of salaries quoted 272 386 430
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OOD across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

OOD
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OOD across the Merseyside region.

OOD Salary Trend in Merseyside

OOD
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOD within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 4 September 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Liverpool +15 5 £30,000 - 2
OOD
North West

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 12 (100.00%) SQL
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (83.33%) C#
2 10 (83.33%) OO
3 9 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (75.00%) Unit Testing
4 7 (58.33%) T-SQL
4 7 (58.33%) Degree
4 7 (58.33%) Refactoring
5 6 (50.00%) .NET Framework
5 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 5 (41.67%) Internet
6 5 (41.67%) IVR
6 5 (41.67%) VXML
6 5 (41.67%) Electronics
6 5 (41.67%) VB.NET
6 5 (41.67%) HTML
6 5 (41.67%) MS Office
6 5 (41.67%) FTP
6 5 (41.67%) CSS
6 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
6 5 (41.67%) MongoDB
6 5 (41.67%) Multithreading
6 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET 2.0
6 5 (41.67%) Mathematics
6 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
6 5 (41.67%) Web Application Development

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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.

Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Office
1 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) FTP
1 5 (41.67%) Internet
2 1 (8.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (41.67%) MongoDB
3 2 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) NUnit
1 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 4 (33.33%) Moq
2 2 (16.67%) Servoy
General
1 5 (41.67%) Electronics
2 4 (33.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) .NET Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Software Developer
3 4 (33.33%) AWS Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Applications Support
4 3 (25.00%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 5 (41.67%) HTML
4 5 (41.67%) CSS
4 5 (41.67%) VXML
4 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET 2.0
5 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (33.33%) Ninject
5 4 (33.33%) Backbone.js
5 4 (33.33%) AngularJS
5 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (33.33%) jQuery
6 2 (16.67%) LINQ
6 2 (16.67%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) IVR
1 5 (41.67%) Mathematics
1 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (33.33%) Fat Client
2 4 (33.33%) Client/Server
2 4 (33.33%) Thin Client
2 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (16.67%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) OO
2 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (75.00%) Unit Testing
3 7 (58.33%) Refactoring
4 5 (41.67%) Multithreading
4 5 (41.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (41.67%) Web Application Development
5 4 (33.33%) Performance Engineering
5 4 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
5 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 4 (33.33%) MVC
5 4 (33.33%) Scrum
6 2 (16.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) SQL
2 10 (83.33%) C#
3 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (58.33%) T-SQL
5 5 (41.67%) VB.NET
6 4 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
Liverpool, Merseyside
Valia Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum DOE plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago