The table below looks at the statistics for OOA/OOD skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOA/OOD over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Analysis and Design (OOA/OOD)
Rank 211 237 201
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -36
Permanent jobs citing OOA/OOD 24 31 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.43% 0.45% 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.52% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 19 31 48
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £31,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
OOA/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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4790 5925 5633
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 86.57% 85.63% 84.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3962 4992 4682
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

OOA/OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

OOA/OOD Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

OOA/OOD
Salary Trend in the North West

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

OOA/OOD Salary Trend in the North West

OOA/OOD
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OOA/OOD across the North West region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

OOA/OOD Salary Histogram in the North West

OOA/OOD
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOA/OOD within the North West region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. 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
Manchester +19 19 £35,000 -18.12%
Cheshire - 1 £42,500 -
OOA/OOD
England

OOA/OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West region citing OOA/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 OOA/OOD.

1 45 (86.54%) OO
2 37 (71.15%) HTML
2 37 (71.15%) CSS
3 31 (59.62%) JavaScript
4 25 (48.08%) Relational Database
5 24 (46.15%) MySQL
6 22 (42.31%) Java
7 21 (40.38%) PHP
7 21 (40.38%) jQuery
8 19 (36.54%) Ajax
9 18 (34.62%) XML
10 16 (30.77%) J2EE
10 16 (30.77%) SQL
11 15 (28.85%) JSON
12 14 (26.92%) HTML5
13 13 (25.00%) Scrum
14 12 (23.08%) Oracle
14 12 (23.08%) JDBC
14 12 (23.08%) Web Services
14 12 (23.08%) Java EE
14 12 (23.08%) Spring
15 11 (21.15%) PhoneGap
16 10 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
16 10 (19.23%) OOD
17 9 (17.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 9 (17.31%) Multithreading
18 8 (15.38%) Magento
18 8 (15.38%) Git (software)
18 8 (15.38%) Web Application Development
18 8 (15.38%) Retail

OOA/OOD
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West region citing OOA/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 OOA/OOD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (15.38%) Tomcat
2 6 (11.54%) JBoss
3 2 (3.85%) Apache
3 2 (3.85%) Node.js
3 2 (3.85%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.92%) MQSeries
4 1 (1.92%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 8 (15.38%) Magento
2 2 (3.85%) osCommerce
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (48.08%) Relational Database
2 24 (46.15%) MySQL
3 3 (5.77%) MongoDB
3 3 (5.77%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (5.77%) RDBMS
3 3 (5.77%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.92%) DB2
Development Applications
1 8 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.77%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (15.38%) Retail
2 2 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 44 (84.62%) Developer
2 19 (36.54%) PHP Developer
3 15 (28.85%) JavaScript Developer
4 13 (25.00%) Java Developer
5 12 (23.08%) HTML CSS Developer
5 12 (23.08%) HTML Developer
6 11 (21.15%) MySQL Developer
6 11 (21.15%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 8 (15.38%) Junior
7 8 (15.38%) Junior Developer
8 6 (11.54%) Architect
8 6 (11.54%) J2EE Architect
8 6 (11.54%) Java Architect
8 6 (11.54%) Java/J2EE Architect
8 6 (11.54%) Magento Developer
8 6 (11.54%) PhoneGap Developer
8 6 (11.54%) PHP Magento Developer
8 6 (11.54%) SOA Architect
9 5 (9.62%) Ruby Developer
9 5 (9.62%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (71.15%) CSS
1 37 (71.15%) HTML
2 21 (40.38%) jQuery
3 19 (36.54%) Ajax
4 18 (34.62%) XML
5 16 (30.77%) J2EE
6 15 (28.85%) JSON
7 14 (26.92%) HTML5
8 12 (23.08%) Java EE
8 12 (23.08%) JDBC
8 12 (23.08%) Spring
8 12 (23.08%) Web Services
9 11 (21.15%) PhoneGap
10 9 (17.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 8 (15.38%) .NET
11 8 (15.38%) Swing
12 7 (13.46%) SOAP
13 6 (11.54%) RESTful
14 5 (9.62%) Ruby on Rails
15 4 (7.69%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.62%) Computer Science
1 5 (9.62%) Mobile App
2 3 (5.77%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.92%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.92%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (86.54%) OO
2 13 (25.00%) Scrum
3 10 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (19.23%) OOD
4 9 (17.31%) Multithreading
5 8 (15.38%) Migration
5 8 (15.38%) Software Engineering
5 8 (15.38%) Web Application Development
6 6 (11.54%) E-Commerce
6 6 (11.54%) SOA
7 5 (9.62%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (9.62%) MVC
7 5 (9.62%) Refactoring
7 5 (9.62%) TDD
8 3 (5.77%) UML
9 2 (3.85%) Memory Management
9 2 (3.85%) Systems Analysis
9 2 (3.85%) Unit Testing
9 2 (3.85%) Web Development
10 1 (1.92%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 31 (59.62%) JavaScript
2 22 (42.31%) Java
3 21 (40.38%) PHP
4 16 (30.77%) SQL
5 6 (11.54%) C#
6 5 (9.62%) Ruby
7 1 (1.92%) C++
7 1 (1.92%) COBOL
7 1 (1.92%) REXX
Qualifications
1 5 (9.62%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.62%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 12 (23.08%) Oracle
2 2 (3.85%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.85%) Remedy
2 2 (3.85%) Telerik
3 1 (1.92%) IBM