The table below looks at the statistics for OOD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 57 34 53
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +19
Permanent jobs citing OOD 6 15 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.25% 4.24% 1.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.52% 4.98% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 6 14 4
Average salary £43,750 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +10.38%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
OOD
Tyne and Wear

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
395 301 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 82.29% 85.03% 78.72%
Number of salaries quoted 323 268 291
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,780 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

OOD
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

OOD Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

OOD
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OOD across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

OOD Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) Java
2 8 (80.00%) Degree
3 7 (70.00%) Windows
3 7 (70.00%) PhD
4 6 (60.00%) Unit Testing
4 6 (60.00%) Multithreading
5 5 (50.00%) Linux
5 5 (50.00%) 3D Graphics
5 5 (50.00%) Games
5 5 (50.00%) Game Development
5 5 (50.00%) Algorithms
6 4 (40.00%) OO
6 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
7 3 (30.00%) C#
8 2 (20.00%) VB
8 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
8 2 (20.00%) .NET
8 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
8 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
8 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 2 (20.00%) MVC
8 2 (20.00%) Scrum
8 2 (20.00%) TDD
8 2 (20.00%) NUnit
8 2 (20.00%) Web Development
8 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
8 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (20.00%) MSTest
8 2 (20.00%) Moq

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) NUnit
1 2 (20.00%) MSTest
1 2 (20.00%) Moq
2 1 (10.00%) JUnit
General
1 5 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (80.00%) Software Developer
3 7 (70.00%) Java Software Developer
3 7 (70.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (20.00%) .NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
1 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 2
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) 3D Graphics
1 5 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Unit Testing
2 6 (60.00%) Multithreading
3 5 (50.00%) Game Development
4 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (40.00%) OO
5 2 (20.00%) MVC
5 2 (20.00%) Scrum
5 2 (20.00%) TDD
5 2 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) VB
3 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (10.00%) C++
4 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) Degree
2 7 (70.00%) PhD
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft