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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 49 33 50
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +17
Permanent jobs citing OOD 21 19 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 3.18% 5.03% 2.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.92% 6.86% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 20 19 4
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% -3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,800 £35,000 £38,250
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,600 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
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
536 277 350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 81.21% 73.28% 77.61%
Number of salaries quoted 495 262 313
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 27 August 2014.

OOD Salary Histogram in Northampton

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 35 (74.47%) C#
2 29 (61.70%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (55.32%) TDD
4 24 (51.06%) Software Engineering
4 24 (51.06%) Mathematics
4 24 (51.06%) J2EE
5 22 (46.81%) Spring
6 19 (40.43%) Java
6 19 (40.43%) OOP
6 19 (40.43%) Scrum
7 18 (38.30%) Pair Programming
7 18 (38.30%) Java EE
7 18 (38.30%) C++
7 18 (38.30%) C
7 18 (38.30%) hybris
8 17 (36.17%) Degree
9 12 (25.53%) OO
9 12 (25.53%) .NET
10 11 (23.40%) N-Tier
10 11 (23.40%) SOA
10 11 (23.40%) Microsoft
10 11 (23.40%) Visual Studio
10 11 (23.40%) SQL
10 11 (23.40%) Business Analysis
10 11 (23.40%) Marketing
10 11 (23.40%) Technical Architecture
10 11 (23.40%) Computer Science
10 11 (23.40%) Blog
10 11 (23.40%) Team Foundation Server
11 10 (21.28%) E-Commerce

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 4 (8.51%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (23.40%) Visual Studio
1 11 (23.40%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (10.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (2.13%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (2.13%) Selenium
3 1 (2.13%) FitNesse
3 1 (2.13%) MSTest
General
1 11 (23.40%) Marketing
2 6 (12.77%) Aerospace
2 6 (12.77%) Automotive
2 6 (12.77%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (25.53%) Developer
1 12 (25.53%) C# Developer
2 11 (23.40%) Analyst
2 11 (23.40%) Software Developer
2 11 (23.40%) Business Analyst
2 11 (23.40%) C# Software Developer
3 6 (12.77%) Agile C# Developer
3 6 (12.77%) C# .NET Developer
3 6 (12.77%) .NET Developer
3 6 (12.77%) Research Scientist
3 6 (12.77%) Software Engineer
4 5 (10.64%) .NET Software Developer
5 3 (6.38%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (6.38%) Technical Business Analyst
6 1 (2.13%) C# Web Developer
6 1 (2.13%) .NET Web Developer
6 1 (2.13%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (51.06%) J2EE
2 22 (46.81%) Spring
3 18 (38.30%) Java EE
4 12 (25.53%) .NET
5 5 (10.64%) WPF
5 5 (10.64%) WinForms
6 1 (2.13%) Razor View Engine
6 1 (2.13%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.13%) HTML
6 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (51.06%) Mathematics
2 11 (23.40%) N-Tier
2 11 (23.40%) Computer Science
2 11 (23.40%) Blog
3 6 (12.77%) 3D Graphics
3 6 (12.77%) Physics
4 5 (10.64%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (61.70%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (55.32%) TDD
3 24 (51.06%) Software Engineering
4 19 (40.43%) Scrum
4 19 (40.43%) OOP
5 18 (38.30%) Pair Programming
6 12 (25.53%) OO
7 11 (23.40%) SOA
7 11 (23.40%) Business Analysis
7 11 (23.40%) Technical Architecture
8 10 (21.28%) E-Commerce
9 9 (19.15%) User Stories
10 6 (12.77%) UML
10 6 (12.77%) Extreme Programming
10 6 (12.77%) Kanban
11 4 (8.51%) Waterfall
11 4 (8.51%) Use Case
12 1 (2.13%) BDD
12 1 (2.13%) ATDD
12 1 (2.13%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 35 (74.47%) C#
2 19 (40.43%) Java
3 18 (38.30%) C++
3 18 (38.30%) C
4 11 (23.40%) SQL
5 1 (2.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (36.17%) Degree
2 6 (12.77%) PhD
Vendors
1 18 (38.30%) hybris
2 11 (23.40%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.51%) Twitter
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 5 days ago