The table below looks at the statistics for OOD skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 65 60 63
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Permanent jobs citing OOD 20 13 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 2.55% 1.54% 1.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.03% 2.07% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 20 8 10
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
OOD
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
659 629 577
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 83.95% 74.44% 83.38%
Number of salaries quoted 542 447 494
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

OOD
Salary Trend in the North East

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

OOD Salary Trend in the North East

OOD
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOD within the North East region over the 3 months to 5 August 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
Tyne and Wear +3 19 £40,000 +18.51% 6
Durham - 1 £40,000 -
OOD
England

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 28 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (92.86%) Java
3 17 (60.71%) OO
4 16 (57.14%) JavaScript
5 13 (46.43%) C#
6 12 (42.86%) Hibernate
6 12 (42.86%) Web Services
6 12 (42.86%) Spring
7 11 (39.29%) JUnit
7 11 (39.29%) Software Engineering
8 10 (35.71%) TDD
8 10 (35.71%) Swing
8 10 (35.71%) RESTful
8 10 (35.71%) Automated Testing
8 10 (35.71%) Groovy
8 10 (35.71%) JPA
8 10 (35.71%) REST
8 10 (35.71%) Mobile App
8 10 (35.71%) Gradle
9 8 (28.57%) Degree
9 8 (28.57%) Computer Science
9 8 (28.57%) PhD
10 7 (25.00%) Scrum
10 7 (25.00%) C++
10 7 (25.00%) Multithreading
10 7 (25.00%) API Development
10 7 (25.00%) API Design
11 6 (21.43%) Visual Studio
11 6 (21.43%) UML
12 4 (14.29%) CSS

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 2 (7.14%) JBoss
1 2 (7.14%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 2 (7.14%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 11 (39.29%) JUnit
2 10 (35.71%) Gradle
3 6 (21.43%) Visual Studio
4 2 (7.14%) Subversion
4 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
4 2 (7.14%) Artifactory
4 2 (7.14%) Apache Ivy
Job Titles
1 28 (100.00%) Developer
2 14 (50.00%) Software Developer
3 13 (46.43%) Java Developer
3 13 (46.43%) C# Developer
4 11 (39.29%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Web Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (7.14%) C# Web Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (42.86%) Hibernate
1 12 (42.86%) Spring
1 12 (42.86%) Web Services
2 10 (35.71%) Swing
2 10 (35.71%) JPA
2 10 (35.71%) RESTful
2 10 (35.71%) REST
3 4 (14.29%) HTML
3 4 (14.29%) CSS
4 2 (7.14%) JSP
4 2 (7.14%) .NET
4 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET
4 2 (7.14%) .NET Framework
4 2 (7.14%) WPF
4 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) Mobile App
2 8 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.57%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (60.71%) OO
3 11 (39.29%) Software Engineering
4 10 (35.71%) TDD
4 10 (35.71%) Automated Testing
5 7 (25.00%) Multithreading
5 7 (25.00%) Scrum
5 7 (25.00%) API Development
5 7 (25.00%) API Design
6 6 (21.43%) UML
7 4 (14.29%) 3D Modelling
7 4 (14.29%) SDLC
8 3 (10.71%) Unit Testing
9 2 (7.14%) Open Source
9 2 (7.14%) Mentoring
9 2 (7.14%) OOP
9 2 (7.14%) MVC
9 2 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (92.86%) Java
2 16 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 13 (46.43%) C#
4 10 (35.71%) Groovy
5 7 (25.00%) C++
6 2 (7.14%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (28.57%) PhD
1 8 (28.57%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Vagrant
1 2 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
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