The table below looks at the statistics for OOD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 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 Design (OOD)
Rank 40 48 40
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -8
Permanent jobs citing OOD 27 12 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 5.00% 2.29% 4.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.60% 2.55% 5.23%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 22
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
OOD
Northamptonshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northampton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
482 470 421
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 89.26% 89.87% 81.75%
Number of salaries quoted 314 449 377
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,760 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

OOD
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

OOD Salary Trend in Northampton

OOD
Salary Histogram in Northampton

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

OOD Salary Histogram in Northampton

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 46 (90.20%) Java
2 45 (88.24%) OO
2 45 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (86.27%) TDD
3 44 (86.27%) Spring
4 43 (84.31%) Scrum
5 42 (82.35%) J2EE
6 41 (80.39%) JSON
6 41 (80.39%) REST
7 40 (78.43%) Web Services
8 37 (72.55%) MVC
9 35 (68.63%) OOP
9 35 (68.63%) Spring MVC
9 35 (68.63%) Software Engineering
10 33 (64.71%) MySQL
11 32 (62.75%) BDD
12 31 (60.78%) JUnit
13 30 (58.82%) SDLC
14 28 (54.90%) User Stories
15 27 (52.94%) Continuous Integration
16 21 (41.18%) C#
16 21 (41.18%) Mentoring
17 19 (37.25%) SQL
18 16 (31.37%) Retail
18 16 (31.37%) Apache Hive
19 15 (29.41%) Git (software)
20 13 (25.49%) .NET
21 11 (21.57%) Linux
22 10 (19.61%) Continuous Improvement
23 9 (17.65%) WSO2

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Northampton 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.

Application Platforms
1 9 (17.65%) Liferay
1 9 (17.65%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 9 (17.65%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (64.71%) MySQL
2 16 (31.37%) Apache Hive
3 3 (5.88%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 31 (60.78%) JUnit
2 15 (29.41%) Git (software)
3 5 (9.80%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (9.80%) Visual Studio
4 3 (5.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 16 (31.37%) Retail
2 2 (3.92%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (50.98%) Software Engineer
2 18 (35.29%) Java Engineer
3 17 (33.33%) Java Software Engineer
4 13 (25.49%) Developer
5 12 (23.53%) C# Software Engineer
5 12 (23.53%) Senior Software Engineer
6 11 (21.57%) Architect
7 9 (17.65%) Middleware Architect
8 8 (15.69%) Java Developer
9 5 (9.80%) Integration Architect
10 4 (7.84%) Technical Architect
11 3 (5.88%) C# Developer
11 3 (5.88%) C# Software Developer
11 3 (5.88%) C# WPF Developer
11 3 (5.88%) Software Developer
11 3 (5.88%) WPF Developer
12 2 (3.92%) .NET Developer
12 2 (3.92%) .NET Software Engineer
12 2 (3.92%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
12 2 (3.92%) Senior C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (86.27%) Spring
2 42 (82.35%) J2EE
3 41 (80.39%) JSON
3 41 (80.39%) REST
4 40 (78.43%) Web Services
5 35 (68.63%) Spring MVC
6 13 (25.49%) .NET
7 9 (17.65%) Hibernate
7 9 (17.65%) JMS
7 9 (17.65%) Middleware
7 9 (17.65%) SOAP
7 9 (17.65%) XML
7 9 (17.65%) XSLT
8 5 (9.80%) WPF
9 3 (5.88%) WinForms
10 2 (3.92%) ASP.NET
10 2 (3.92%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (3.92%) CSS
10 2 (3.92%) Entity Framework
10 2 (3.92%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (11.76%) Mainframe
3 3 (5.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (21.57%) Linux
2 9 (17.65%) Unix
3 3 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
1 45 (88.24%) OO
2 44 (86.27%) TDD
3 43 (84.31%) Scrum
4 37 (72.55%) MVC
5 35 (68.63%) OOP
5 35 (68.63%) Software Engineering
6 32 (62.75%) BDD
7 30 (58.82%) SDLC
8 28 (54.90%) User Stories
9 27 (52.94%) Continuous Integration
10 21 (41.18%) Mentoring
11 10 (19.61%) Continuous Improvement
12 9 (17.65%) Coaching
12 9 (17.65%) Procedural Programming
12 9 (17.65%) SOA
13 2 (3.92%) Logistics
13 2 (3.92%) Release Management
13 2 (3.92%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 46 (90.20%) Java
2 21 (41.18%) C#
3 19 (37.25%) SQL
4 9 (17.65%) PL/SQL
5 6 (11.76%) COBOL
6 2 (3.92%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (9.80%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (17.65%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (17.65%) WSO2
2 3 (5.88%) hybris
3 2 (3.92%) Oracle