The first table below looks at the demand for OOD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Northamptonshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 61 33 76
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +43
Permanent jobs citing OOD 25 42 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 2.60% 6.31% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.13% 8.64% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 24 39 1
Average salary £40,500 £38,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.19% +54.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
800 486 628
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 83.07% 72.97% 77.06%
Number of salaries quoted 666 397 582
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
OOD
East Midlands

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

OOD
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

OOD Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

OOD
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OOD across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

OOD Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

OOD
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOD within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Northampton -27 23 £41,000 +6.49%
Kettering - 1 £40,000 -
OOD
East Midlands

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 (70.91%) Agile Software Development
1 39 (70.91%) TDD
2 37 (67.27%) Software Engineering
2 37 (67.27%) OOP
3 36 (65.45%) Scrum
4 34 (61.82%) Java
5 31 (56.36%) C#
5 31 (56.36%) OO
5 31 (56.36%) Spring
6 30 (54.55%) Pair Programming
7 28 (50.91%) hybris
8 27 (49.09%) J2EE
9 25 (45.45%) Mathematics
9 25 (45.45%) Selenium
9 25 (45.45%) FitNesse
10 21 (38.18%) SQL
11 18 (32.73%) .NET
12 16 (29.09%) Computer Science
12 16 (29.09%) Degree
12 16 (29.09%) Windows
13 15 (27.27%) C
13 15 (27.27%) C++
14 14 (25.45%) SQL Server
15 11 (20.00%) WPF
15 11 (20.00%) Visual Studio
15 11 (20.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 11 (20.00%) WinForms
15 11 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
16 10 (18.18%) Java EE
17 6 (10.91%) Linux

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (25.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.82%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 25 (45.45%) Selenium
1 25 (45.45%) FitNesse
2 11 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 11 (20.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 11 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.64%) JUnit
4 1 (1.82%) PHPUnit
4 1 (1.82%) Redmine
4 1 (1.82%) JIRA
4 1 (1.82%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (7.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (47.27%) Software Engineer
2 23 (41.82%) Developer
3 17 (30.91%) Java Software Engineer
4 16 (29.09%) Software Developer
5 15 (27.27%) C# Developer
6 12 (21.82%) Senior Software Engineer
7 11 (20.00%) C# Software Developer
8 10 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
8 10 (18.18%) .NET Software Developer
8 10 (18.18%) Senior Java Software Engineer
8 10 (18.18%) .NET Developer
9 4 (7.27%) C++ Developer
9 4 (7.27%) C++ Software Engineer
9 4 (7.27%) C# Software Engineer
9 4 (7.27%) C++/C# Developer
10 2 (3.64%) Java Developer
10 2 (3.64%) Software Manager
10 2 (3.64%) Agile Project Manager
10 2 (3.64%) Delivery Manager
10 2 (3.64%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (56.36%) Spring
2 27 (49.09%) J2EE
3 18 (32.73%) .NET
4 11 (20.00%) WinForms
4 11 (20.00%) WPF
5 10 (18.18%) Java EE
6 5 (9.09%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 5 (9.09%) STL
7 1 (1.82%) LAMP
7 1 (1.82%) Symfony
7 1 (1.82%) jQuery
7 1 (1.82%) Ajax
7 1 (1.82%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 25 (45.45%) Mathematics
2 16 (29.09%) Computer Science
3 5 (9.09%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 16 (29.09%) Windows
2 6 (10.91%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (70.91%) Agile Software Development
1 39 (70.91%) TDD
2 37 (67.27%) OOP
2 37 (67.27%) Software Engineering
3 36 (65.45%) Scrum
4 31 (56.36%) OO
5 30 (54.55%) Pair Programming
6 5 (9.09%) Identity Management
6 5 (9.09%) Multithreading
6 5 (9.09%) Memory Management
7 4 (7.27%) Image Processing
8 2 (3.64%) BDD
8 2 (3.64%) ATDD
8 2 (3.64%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (3.64%) E-Commerce
8 2 (3.64%) ITIL
9 1 (1.82%) Unit Testing
9 1 (1.82%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 34 (61.82%) Java
2 31 (56.36%) C#
3 21 (38.18%) SQL
4 15 (27.27%) C
4 15 (27.27%) C++
5 5 (9.09%) PHP
6 1 (1.82%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 16 (29.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 28 (50.91%) hybris
2 2 (3.64%) ATG