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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 51 28 52
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +24
Permanent jobs citing OOD 23 21 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 3.27% 5.20% 2.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.90% 6.84% 2.49%
Number of salaries quoted 21 21 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 £38,000 £35,000 £38,250
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £44,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
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
590 307 402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 83.81% 75.99% 81.54%
Number of salaries quoted 560 289 366
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 £27,500 £32,450 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 22 September 2014.

OOD Salary Histogram in Northampton

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 44 (83.02%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (69.81%) C#
3 30 (56.60%) TDD
4 28 (52.83%) Software Engineering
4 28 (52.83%) J2EE
5 26 (49.06%) Spring
5 26 (49.06%) Mathematics
6 23 (43.40%) Scrum
6 23 (43.40%) OOP
7 22 (41.51%) Java
8 21 (39.62%) Pair Programming
8 21 (39.62%) hybris
9 20 (37.74%) Java EE
9 20 (37.74%) C++
9 20 (37.74%) C
10 18 (33.96%) Degree
11 16 (30.19%) SQL
11 16 (30.19%) OO
12 14 (26.42%) N-Tier
12 14 (26.42%) SOA
12 14 (26.42%) Microsoft
12 14 (26.42%) Business Analysis
12 14 (26.42%) Marketing
12 14 (26.42%) Technical Architecture
12 14 (26.42%) Blog
13 12 (22.64%) E-Commerce
14 11 (20.75%) .NET
15 10 (18.87%) User Stories
16 9 (16.98%) Computer Science
16 9 (16.98%) Team Foundation Server

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (7.55%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.77%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.66%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (16.98%) Team Foundation Server
1 9 (16.98%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.66%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (3.77%) Selenium
3 2 (3.77%) FitNesse
4 1 (1.89%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (1.89%) MSTest
General
1 14 (26.42%) Marketing
2 6 (11.32%) Aerospace
2 6 (11.32%) Automotive
2 6 (11.32%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (26.42%) Business Analyst
1 14 (26.42%) Analyst
2 11 (20.75%) Developer
3 10 (18.87%) C# Developer
4 9 (16.98%) C# Software Developer
4 9 (16.98%) Software Developer
5 8 (15.09%) Software Engineer
6 6 (11.32%) Research Scientist
6 6 (11.32%) Agile C# Developer
7 4 (7.55%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (7.55%) Technical Analyst
7 4 (7.55%) Technical Business Analyst
7 4 (7.55%) .NET Developer
8 3 (5.66%) .NET Software Developer
9 2 (3.77%) Web Developer
10 1 (1.89%) Programmer
10 1 (1.89%) .NET Web Developer
10 1 (1.89%) C# Web Developer
10 1 (1.89%) Web Programmer
10 1 (1.89%) C# Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (52.83%) J2EE
2 26 (49.06%) Spring
3 20 (37.74%) Java EE
4 11 (20.75%) .NET
5 3 (5.66%) WinForms
5 3 (5.66%) WPF
6 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET
6 2 (3.77%) HTML
7 1 (1.89%) CSS
7 1 (1.89%) XML
7 1 (1.89%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.89%) CSS3
7 1 (1.89%) Razor View Engine
7 1 (1.89%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 26 (49.06%) Mathematics
2 14 (26.42%) N-Tier
2 14 (26.42%) Blog
3 9 (16.98%) Computer Science
4 6 (11.32%) Physics
4 6 (11.32%) 3D Graphics
5 5 (9.43%) Open Source
5 5 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.66%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (83.02%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (56.60%) TDD
3 28 (52.83%) Software Engineering
4 23 (43.40%) Scrum
4 23 (43.40%) OOP
5 21 (39.62%) Pair Programming
6 16 (30.19%) OO
7 14 (26.42%) SOA
7 14 (26.42%) Business Analysis
7 14 (26.42%) Technical Architecture
8 12 (22.64%) E-Commerce
9 10 (18.87%) User Stories
10 6 (11.32%) UML
10 6 (11.32%) Kanban
10 6 (11.32%) Extreme Programming
11 4 (7.55%) Use Case
11 4 (7.55%) Waterfall
12 1 (1.89%) MVC
12 1 (1.89%) Test Automation
12 1 (1.89%) ATDD
Programming Languages
1 37 (69.81%) C#
2 22 (41.51%) Java
3 20 (37.74%) C++
3 20 (37.74%) C
4 16 (30.19%) SQL
5 2 (3.77%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.89%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 18 (33.96%) Degree
2 6 (11.32%) PhD
Vendors
1 21 (39.62%) hybris
2 14 (26.42%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.55%) Twitter
4 1 (1.89%) Sitecore
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
C.O.A.L IT Services Ltd
Salary: Package and Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago