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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Analysis and Design (OOA/OOD)
Rank 234 206 218
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +12
Permanent jobs citing OOA/OOD 21 33 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.29% 0.48% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.61% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 19 31 34
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
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
6152 5427 5819
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 83.71% 79.08% 78.70%
Number of salaries quoted 4962 4599 5024
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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
(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 -9 21 £42,500 -15.00% 2
Lancashire +2 3 £60,000 +50.00%
OOA/OOD
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 30 (71.43%) Java
2 25 (59.52%) OO
3 24 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 22 (52.38%) HTML
4 22 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (45.24%) J2EE
6 18 (42.86%) Oracle
7 17 (40.48%) Finance
7 17 (40.48%) OOD
7 17 (40.48%) Relational Database
8 15 (35.71%) UNIX
8 15 (35.71%) Windows
9 14 (33.33%) Linux
10 13 (30.95%) XML
10 13 (30.95%) jQuery
11 12 (28.57%) Degree
11 12 (28.57%) MVC
11 12 (28.57%) TDD
11 12 (28.57%) Web Services
12 11 (26.19%) CSS
12 11 (26.19%) SQL
12 11 (26.19%) Software Testing
13 10 (23.81%) Java EE
13 10 (23.81%) Document Management
13 10 (23.81%) SQL Server
13 10 (23.81%) Tomcat
13 10 (23.81%) E-Commerce
13 10 (23.81%) Project Management
14 9 (21.43%) JMS
14 9 (21.43%) Unit Testing

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

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 10 (23.81%) Tomcat
2 4 (9.52%) nginx
3 3 (7.14%) Node.js
4 1 (2.38%) LiveCycle
4 1 (2.38%) Confluence
4 1 (2.38%) Apache
4 1 (2.38%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (2.38%) FileNet
4 1 (2.38%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
1 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (40.48%) Relational Database
2 10 (23.81%) SQL Server
3 5 (11.90%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (9.52%) RDBMS
5 2 (4.76%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 6 (14.29%) Subversion
2 4 (9.52%) NUnit
2 4 (9.52%) Ant
2 4 (9.52%) JUnit
2 4 (9.52%) Rhino Mocks
2 4 (9.52%) Moq
2 4 (9.52%) Git (software)
2 4 (9.52%) RSpec
2 4 (9.52%) MSTest
2 4 (9.52%) Cucumber
3 3 (7.14%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.38%) Rational Rose
4 1 (2.38%) Maven
4 1 (2.38%) JMeter
4 1 (2.38%) Log4j
4 1 (2.38%) JIRA
General
1 17 (40.48%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Banking
2 1 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (90.48%) Developer
2 18 (42.86%) Java Developer
3 11 (26.19%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 8 (19.05%) Systems Developer
5 7 (16.67%) .NET Developer
6 5 (11.90%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (11.90%) J2EE Developer
6 5 (11.90%) Senior Developer
7 4 (9.52%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 4 (9.52%) Ruby Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Agile .NET Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Analyst
8 3 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
8 3 (7.14%) Business Analyst
8 3 (7.14%) ScrumMaster
8 3 (7.14%) UML Business Analyst
9 1 (2.38%) Solutions Architect
9 1 (2.38%) Software Developer
9 1 (2.38%) Architect
9 1 (2.38%) .NET Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (52.38%) HTML
2 19 (45.24%) J2EE
3 13 (30.95%) XML
3 13 (30.95%) jQuery
4 12 (28.57%) Web Services
5 11 (26.19%) CSS
6 10 (23.81%) Java EE
7 9 (21.43%) JMS
8 8 (19.05%) .NET
9 7 (16.67%) Spring
10 6 (14.29%) XSLT
11 5 (11.90%) ASP.NET
11 5 (11.90%) SOAP
11 5 (11.90%) JDBC
11 5 (11.90%) JSP
11 5 (11.90%) XML Schema
11 5 (11.90%) DOM
11 5 (11.90%) SAX
11 5 (11.90%) JSF
11 5 (11.90%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Open Source
2 4 (9.52%) N-Tier
2 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (9.52%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 15 (35.71%) UNIX
1 15 (35.71%) Windows
2 14 (33.33%) Linux
3 5 (11.90%) Android
3 5 (11.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (9.52%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (59.52%) OO
2 22 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (40.48%) OOD
4 12 (28.57%) MVC
4 12 (28.57%) TDD
5 11 (26.19%) Software Testing
6 10 (23.81%) Document Management
6 10 (23.81%) E-Commerce
6 10 (23.81%) Project Management
7 9 (21.43%) Unit Testing
7 9 (21.43%) Mentoring
8 8 (19.05%) Integration Testing
8 8 (19.05%) Scrum
9 7 (16.67%) Kanban
10 5 (11.90%) MVVM
10 5 (11.90%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (11.90%) UML
10 5 (11.90%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (9.52%) Automated Testing
11 4 (9.52%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 30 (71.43%) Java
2 24 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 11 (26.19%) SQL
4 5 (11.90%) C#
4 5 (11.90%) XPath
5 4 (9.52%) Ruby
6 3 (7.14%) C
7 1 (2.38%) Clojure
7 1 (2.38%) Scala
7 1 (2.38%) C++
7 1 (2.38%) Perl
7 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.38%) Python
7 1 (2.38%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 12 (28.57%) Degree
2 2 (4.76%) MCTS
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.76%) MCP
2 2 (4.76%) MCAD
2 2 (4.76%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (9.52%) Capistrano
1 4 (9.52%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (42.86%) Oracle
2 5 (11.90%) Red Hat
3 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.76%) JBoss
4 1 (2.38%) Twitter
4 1 (2.38%) Adobe
4 1 (2.38%) IBM
4 1 (2.38%) ATG
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