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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Analysis and Design (OOA/OOD)
Rank 241 186 238
Rank change year-on-year
-55 +52
Permanent jobs citing OOA/OOD 9 58 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.12% 0.85% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 1.06% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 9 54 36
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £26,950 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £48,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+16.25% -
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
6113 5485 6366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 82.98% 80.76% 79.82%
Number of salaries quoted 5259 4570 5624
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 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
Manchester -38 7 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Merseyside +13 1 £52,500 -
Lancashire -3 1 £20,500 -8.88% 2
OOA/OOD
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 23 (76.67%) Java
2 21 (70.00%) OO
3 18 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 17 (56.67%) SQL
5 16 (53.33%) HTML
6 15 (50.00%) Windows
7 14 (46.67%) Relational Database
7 14 (46.67%) Oracle
7 14 (46.67%) Finance
8 12 (40.00%) J2EE
8 12 (40.00%) UNIX
8 12 (40.00%) Java EE
8 12 (40.00%) OOD
8 12 (40.00%) Document Management
8 12 (40.00%) Software Testing
9 10 (33.33%) Project Management
10 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (30.00%) Unit Testing
10 9 (30.00%) Integration Testing
10 9 (30.00%) Mentoring
10 9 (30.00%) XML
10 9 (30.00%) Degree
10 9 (30.00%) .NET
11 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
12 7 (23.33%) Spring
13 6 (20.00%) C#
13 6 (20.00%) XSLT
13 6 (20.00%) Tomcat
13 6 (20.00%) MVC
14 5 (16.67%) E-Commerce

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 6 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (10.00%) Node.js
3 2 (6.67%) IIS
4 1 (3.33%) JBoss
4 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (3.33%) FileNet
4 1 (3.33%) LiveCycle
4 1 (3.33%) Confluence
4 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.33%) SaaS
1 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (46.67%) Relational Database
2 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.67%) RDBMS
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.67%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.33%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Rational Rose
2 1 (3.33%) NUnit
2 1 (3.33%) Subversion
2 1 (3.33%) JIRA
2 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (46.67%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Retail
3 1 (3.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (93.33%) Developer
2 12 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 10 (33.33%) Systems Developer
4 8 (26.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 5 (16.67%) J2EE Developer
6 4 (13.33%) .NET Developer
7 3 (10.00%) ScrumMaster
7 3 (10.00%) Agile .NET Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Software Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) Graduate
8 2 (6.67%) Software Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Architect
8 2 (6.67%) Graduate Developer
8 2 (6.67%) .NET Architect
9 1 (3.33%) .NET Software Engineer
9 1 (3.33%) SharePoint Developer
9 1 (3.33%) Java Software Developer
9 1 (3.33%) Java Software Engineer
9 1 (3.33%) Junior Developer
9 1 (3.33%) Junior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (53.33%) HTML
2 12 (40.00%) J2EE
2 12 (40.00%) Java EE
3 9 (30.00%) .NET
3 9 (30.00%) XML
4 7 (23.33%) Spring
5 6 (20.00%) XSLT
6 5 (16.67%) JMS
6 5 (16.67%) XML Schema
6 5 (16.67%) SAX
6 5 (16.67%) DOM
6 5 (16.67%) Web Services
6 5 (16.67%) Grails
6 5 (16.67%) REST
7 4 (13.33%) jQuery
7 4 (13.33%) WCF
7 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET
7 4 (13.33%) AngularJS
7 4 (13.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Open Source
1 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 15 (50.00%) Windows
2 12 (40.00%) UNIX
3 5 (16.67%) Linux
3 5 (16.67%) Android
3 5 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (70.00%) OO
2 12 (40.00%) OOD
2 12 (40.00%) Document Management
2 12 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 10 (33.33%) Project Management
4 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (30.00%) Unit Testing
4 9 (30.00%) Integration Testing
4 9 (30.00%) Mentoring
5 6 (20.00%) MVC
6 5 (16.67%) E-Commerce
7 4 (13.33%) TDD
7 4 (13.33%) Scrum
8 3 (10.00%) UML
8 3 (10.00%) SOA
8 3 (10.00%) BDD
8 3 (10.00%) Kanban
8 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering
9 2 (6.67%) Web Development
9 2 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 23 (76.67%) Java
2 18 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 17 (56.67%) SQL
4 6 (20.00%) C#
5 5 (16.67%) XPath
6 3 (10.00%) C
7 2 (6.67%) T-SQL
8 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
8 1 (3.33%) Groovy
8 1 (3.33%) Scala
8 1 (3.33%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 9 (30.00%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) DV Cleared
2 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) MCP
3 1 (3.33%) MCAD
3 1 (3.33%) MCSD
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.33%) MCTS
Vendors
1 14 (46.67%) Oracle
2 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.33%) Twitter
3 1 (3.33%) Adobe
3 1 (3.33%) IBM
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