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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 54 58 50
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -8
Permanent jobs citing OOD 13 15 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 2.48% 2.34% 3.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.77% 2.68% 4.01%
Number of salaries quoted 7 15 21
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -2.43%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
469 560 548
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 89.50% 87.36% 86.30%
Number of salaries quoted 366 488 472
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 28 April 2016.

OOD Salary Histogram in Northampton

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 39 (95.12%) Java
1 39 (95.12%) OO
2 37 (90.24%) Web Services
2 37 (90.24%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (90.24%) Spring
2 37 (90.24%) JSON
2 37 (90.24%) REST
3 36 (87.80%) TDD
4 35 (85.37%) Scrum
5 33 (80.49%) MVC
5 33 (80.49%) Software Engineering
6 31 (75.61%) J2EE
7 30 (73.17%) JUnit
7 30 (73.17%) OOP
7 30 (73.17%) Spring MVC
7 30 (73.17%) BDD
8 29 (70.73%) SDLC
9 28 (68.29%) Continuous Integration
9 28 (68.29%) MySQL
10 27 (65.85%) User Stories
11 20 (48.78%) SQL
12 19 (46.34%) Mentoring
13 16 (39.02%) Git (software)
14 15 (36.59%) .NET
14 15 (36.59%) C#
15 14 (34.15%) Procedural Programming
15 14 (34.15%) Continuous Improvement
16 13 (31.71%) Apache Hive
16 13 (31.71%) Retail
17 8 (19.51%) Linux

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 7 (17.07%) Tomcat
2 6 (14.63%) Liferay
3 1 (2.44%) Apache
3 1 (2.44%) JBoss
3 1 (2.44%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.63%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (68.29%) MySQL
2 13 (31.71%) Apache Hive
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 30 (73.17%) JUnit
2 16 (39.02%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (31.71%) Retail
2 3 (7.32%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (65.85%) Software Engineer
2 14 (34.15%) Java Engineer
3 13 (31.71%) Java Software Engineer
4 8 (19.51%) Architect
4 8 (19.51%) C# Software Engineer
4 8 (19.51%) Senior Software Engineer
5 6 (14.63%) Middleware Architect
5 6 (14.63%) Senior Java Engineer
5 6 (14.63%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 5 (12.20%) Developer
6 5 (12.20%) Integration Architect
7 3 (7.32%) Java Developer
8 2 (4.88%) .NET Developer
8 2 (4.88%) .NET Software Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) .NET Web Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Senior C# Software Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Software Architect
8 2 (4.88%) Web Developer
9 1 (2.44%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (90.24%) JSON
1 37 (90.24%) REST
1 37 (90.24%) Spring
1 37 (90.24%) Web Services
2 31 (75.61%) J2EE
3 30 (73.17%) Spring MVC
4 15 (36.59%) .NET
5 7 (17.07%) Hibernate
5 7 (17.07%) SOAP
6 6 (14.63%) JMS
6 6 (14.63%) Middleware
6 6 (14.63%) XML
6 6 (14.63%) XSLT
7 3 (7.32%) jQuery
8 2 (4.88%) .NET Framework
8 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET
8 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (4.88%) CSS
8 2 (4.88%) WCF
8 2 (4.88%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) Mainframe
2 6 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.51%) Linux
2 6 (14.63%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (95.12%) OO
2 37 (90.24%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (87.80%) TDD
4 35 (85.37%) Scrum
5 33 (80.49%) MVC
5 33 (80.49%) Software Engineering
6 30 (73.17%) BDD
6 30 (73.17%) OOP
7 29 (70.73%) SDLC
8 28 (68.29%) Continuous Integration
9 27 (65.85%) User Stories
10 19 (46.34%) Mentoring
11 14 (34.15%) Continuous Improvement
11 14 (34.15%) Procedural Programming
12 6 (14.63%) Coaching
12 6 (14.63%) SOA
13 2 (4.88%) Logistics
13 2 (4.88%) Release Management
13 2 (4.88%) Web Application Development
13 2 (4.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 39 (95.12%) Java
2 20 (48.78%) SQL
3 15 (36.59%) C#
4 7 (17.07%) COBOL
5 6 (14.63%) PL/SQL
6 3 (7.32%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.63%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (14.63%) WSO2
2 4 (9.76%) hybris
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle