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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 61 64 53
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -11
Permanent jobs citing OOD 13 8 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.53% 1.22% 2.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.03% 1.48% 3.07%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 13
Average salary £41,250 £42,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.94% +32.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,750 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
640 539 554
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 75.21% 82.04% 69.86%
Number of salaries quoted 453 446 459
Average salary £37,050 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.37% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OOD across the North East region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

OOD Salary Histogram 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 21 August 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
Tyne and Wear -3 6 £38,750 -8.82% 2
Northumberland - 6 £40,000 -
Durham +3 1 £42,500 +54.54% 2
OOD
England

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 13 (68.42%) Software Engineering
2 12 (63.16%) C++
2 12 (63.16%) Degree
3 10 (52.63%) C#
3 10 (52.63%) Multithreading
4 8 (42.11%) Java
4 8 (42.11%) Computer Science
5 7 (36.84%) 3D Graphics
5 7 (36.84%) Games
6 5 (26.32%) Python
6 5 (26.32%) PhD
6 5 (26.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 5 (26.32%) OpenGL
6 5 (26.32%) DirectX
6 5 (26.32%) Animation
6 5 (26.32%) Mathematics
6 5 (26.32%) 3D Rendering
6 5 (26.32%) Visualisation
6 5 (26.32%) Augmented Reality
6 5 (26.32%) VTune
6 5 (26.32%) HLSL
6 5 (26.32%) 3D Visualisation
6 5 (26.32%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 5 (26.32%) Unreal Engine
7 4 (21.05%) C
7 4 (21.05%) OOA/OOD
7 4 (21.05%) Embedded C
7 4 (21.05%) Quality Management
7 4 (21.05%) Electronics
7 4 (21.05%) Field-Programmable Gate Array

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) VTune
2 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (36.84%) Games
2 4 (21.05%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Developer
2 6 (31.58%) Software Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Software Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Programmer
3 5 (26.32%) Java Developer
4 4 (21.05%) C Software Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) C++ Software Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Java Software Developer
5 3 (15.79%) C# Software Developer
5 3 (15.79%) C# Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Database Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Team Leader
6 1 (5.26%) Development Team Leader
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) OpenGL
1 5 (26.32%) DirectX
1 5 (26.32%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 5 (26.32%) Unreal Engine
2 2 (10.53%) HTML
2 2 (10.53%) .NET
3 1 (5.26%) J2EE
3 1 (5.26%) CSS
3 1 (5.26%) XML
3 1 (5.26%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Computer Science
2 7 (36.84%) 3D Graphics
3 5 (26.32%) Animation
3 5 (26.32%) Mathematics
3 5 (26.32%) Visualisation
3 5 (26.32%) Augmented Reality
3 5 (26.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (21.05%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (21.05%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Software Engineering
2 10 (52.63%) Multithreading
3 5 (26.32%) 3D Rendering
3 5 (26.32%) 3D Visualisation
4 4 (21.05%) Static Code Analysis
4 4 (21.05%) OOA/OOD
4 4 (21.05%) Quality Management
5 3 (15.79%) OO
5 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (10.53%) Scrum
6 2 (10.53%) Unit Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Game Development
7 1 (5.26%) Business Analysis
7 1 (5.26%) CRM
7 1 (5.26%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) C++
2 10 (52.63%) C#
3 8 (42.11%) Java
4 5 (26.32%) Python
4 5 (26.32%) HLSL
5 4 (21.05%) Embedded C
5 4 (21.05%) C
6 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
7 2 (10.53%) SQL
8 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
8 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
8 1 (5.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (63.16%) Degree
2 5 (26.32%) PhD
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
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