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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Analysis and Design (OOA/OOD)
Rank 243 237 210
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -27
Permanent jobs citing OOA/OOD 11 20 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.16% 0.27% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.33% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 10 19 28
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £37,500 £36,400
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £53,250
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
5777 6128 5466
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 85.90% 83.50% 79.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4790 4867 4629
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 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
Lancashire +6 5 £50,000 -16.66% 5
Manchester -14 5 £40,000 -5.88% 5
OOA/OOD
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 17 (80.95%) Java
2 13 (61.90%) SQL
2 13 (61.90%) OO
3 12 (57.14%) J2EE
3 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (52.38%) Java EE
4 11 (52.38%) Oracle
4 11 (52.38%) Web Services
5 10 (47.62%) XML
5 10 (47.62%) HTML
5 10 (47.62%) Multithreading
5 10 (47.62%) Spring
6 9 (42.86%) WebSphere
6 9 (42.86%) CSS
7 8 (38.10%) UML
7 8 (38.10%) Finance
7 8 (38.10%) Relational Database
8 7 (33.33%) Software Engineering
8 7 (33.33%) JMS
8 7 (33.33%) JDBC
8 7 (33.33%) JSP
8 7 (33.33%) Servlets
9 6 (28.57%) WebSphere Application Server
9 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
9 6 (28.57%) E-Commerce
9 6 (28.57%) HTML5
10 5 (23.81%) CSS3
10 5 (23.81%) Hibernate
10 5 (23.81%) Scrum
10 5 (23.81%) RAD

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 9 (42.86%) WebSphere
2 6 (28.57%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (23.81%) MQSeries
4 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (4.76%) Umbraco
4 1 (4.76%) WebSphere Portal
4 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (4.76%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) HTTP
2 1 (4.76%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) Relational Database
2 3 (14.29%) RDBMS
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.76%) DB2
4 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Eclipse
2 2 (9.52%) Ant
2 2 (9.52%) JUnit
3 1 (4.76%) ProC
General
1 8 (38.10%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Retail
3 1 (4.76%) Marketing
3 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (4.76%) Electronics
3 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (90.48%) Developer
2 14 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 8 (38.10%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Junior Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Lead Java Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Junior
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Lead Developer
4 2 (9.52%) J2EE Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Junior C# Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Junior .NET Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Delphi Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Graduate
5 1 (4.76%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.76%) .NET Developer
5 1 (4.76%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (57.14%) J2EE
2 11 (52.38%) Web Services
2 11 (52.38%) Java EE
3 10 (47.62%) XML
3 10 (47.62%) Spring
3 10 (47.62%) HTML
4 9 (42.86%) CSS
5 7 (33.33%) JDBC
5 7 (33.33%) JSP
5 7 (33.33%) Servlets
5 7 (33.33%) JMS
6 6 (28.57%) HTML5
7 5 (23.81%) CSS3
7 5 (23.81%) Hibernate
7 5 (23.81%) Swing
7 5 (23.81%) EJB
7 5 (23.81%) Struts
8 4 (19.05%) SOAP
9 3 (14.29%) Middleware
9 3 (14.29%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) W3C
1 1 (4.76%) DTV
1 1 (4.76%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) OO
2 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (47.62%) Multithreading
4 8 (38.10%) UML
5 7 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 6 (28.57%) E-Commerce
7 5 (23.81%) RAD
7 5 (23.81%) Scrum
8 4 (19.05%) Web Application Development
9 2 (9.52%) SDLC
9 2 (9.52%) Web Development
9 2 (9.52%) OOD
9 2 (9.52%) SOA
10 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (4.76%) Project Management
10 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
10 1 (4.76%) Change Management
10 1 (4.76%) MVC
10 1 (4.76%) Workflow
10 1 (4.76%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (80.95%) Java
2 13 (61.90%) SQL
3 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 4 (19.05%) C#
5 2 (9.52%) C++
5 2 (9.52%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.76%) REXX
6 1 (4.76%) C
6 1 (4.76%) COBOL
6 1 (4.76%) Delphi
6 1 (4.76%) PHP
6 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle Certification
1 3 (14.29%) Sun Certification
1 3 (14.29%) OCPJWCD
1 3 (14.29%) OCPJP
1 3 (14.29%) OCMJD
2 1 (4.76%) MCTS
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) MCP
2 1 (4.76%) MCAD
2 1 (4.76%) MCSD
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) Oracle
2 3 (14.29%) Sun
3 1 (4.76%) SAP
3 1 (4.76%) IBM
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
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