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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 55 27 22
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -5
Permanent jobs citing OOD 14 34 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 2.15% 8.00% 8.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.57% 9.97% 9.78%
Number of salaries quoted 14 28 42
Average salary £40,000 £39,750 £34,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.62% +14.38%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
545 341 450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 83.59% 80.24% 87.21%
Number of salaries quoted 531 303 418
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 31 (86.11%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (66.67%) TDD
2 24 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 23 (63.89%) C#
3 23 (63.89%) Spring
4 22 (61.11%) J2EE
5 19 (52.78%) OOP
5 19 (52.78%) Scrum
6 18 (50.00%) Java
6 18 (50.00%) Pair Programming
6 18 (50.00%) hybris
7 17 (47.22%) Mathematics
8 16 (44.44%) C++
9 14 (38.89%) C
9 14 (38.89%) Java EE
10 12 (33.33%) SQL
10 12 (33.33%) OO
11 10 (27.78%) Degree
12 9 (25.00%) N-Tier
12 9 (25.00%) SOA
12 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
12 9 (25.00%) Business Analysis
12 9 (25.00%) Marketing
12 9 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
12 9 (25.00%) Blog
13 7 (19.44%) E-Commerce
14 6 (16.67%) User Stories
15 5 (13.89%) Extreme Programming
16 4 (11.11%) Kanban
17 3 (8.33%) .NET

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Selenium
1 3 (8.33%) FitNesse
2 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (2.78%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.78%) Automotive
2 1 (2.78%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (25.00%) Analyst
1 9 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 8 (22.22%) Software Engineer
3 3 (8.33%) Developer
4 2 (5.56%) Web Developer
4 2 (5.56%) C# Developer
5 1 (2.78%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (2.78%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (2.78%) Technical Business Analyst
5 1 (2.78%) C# Web Developer
5 1 (2.78%) Web Programmer
5 1 (2.78%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (2.78%) Agile Business Analyst
5 1 (2.78%) Agile C# Developer
5 1 (2.78%) C# Programmer
5 1 (2.78%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (2.78%) Research Scientist
5 1 (2.78%) Programmer
5 1 (2.78%) .NET Developer
5 1 (2.78%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (63.89%) Spring
2 22 (61.11%) J2EE
3 14 (38.89%) Java EE
4 3 (8.33%) .NET
5 2 (5.56%) HTML
5 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.78%) CSS
6 1 (2.78%) XML
6 1 (2.78%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.78%) HTML5
6 1 (2.78%) CSS3
6 1 (2.78%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 17 (47.22%) Mathematics
2 9 (25.00%) N-Tier
2 9 (25.00%) Blog
3 1 (2.78%) Open Source
3 1 (2.78%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (2.78%) Physics
3 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (86.11%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (66.67%) TDD
2 24 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 19 (52.78%) Scrum
3 19 (52.78%) OOP
4 18 (50.00%) Pair Programming
5 12 (33.33%) OO
6 9 (25.00%) SOA
6 9 (25.00%) Business Analysis
6 9 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
7 7 (19.44%) E-Commerce
8 6 (16.67%) User Stories
9 5 (13.89%) Extreme Programming
10 4 (11.11%) Kanban
11 1 (2.78%) UML
11 1 (2.78%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 23 (63.89%) C#
2 18 (50.00%) Java
3 16 (44.44%) C++
4 14 (38.89%) C
5 12 (33.33%) SQL
6 2 (5.56%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.78%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (27.78%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) PhD
Vendors
1 18 (50.00%) hybris
2 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.56%) Sitecore
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 4 days ago