The table below looks at the statistics for OOD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 67 73 54
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -19
Permanent jobs citing OOD 7 16 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.00% 1.81% 3.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.10% 2.12% 3.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 26
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
OOD
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
634 756 748
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 90.83% 85.62% 87.79%
Number of salaries quoted 483 648 667
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Northamptonshire region citing OOD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 31 May 2016.

OOD Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

OOD
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOD within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +3 7 £35,000 -17.15%
OOD
East Midlands

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT jobs citing OOD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Northamptonshire region with a requirement for OOD.

1 32 (96.97%) OO
2 31 (93.94%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (90.91%) TDD
3 30 (90.91%) Scrum
4 29 (87.88%) Java
5 28 (84.85%) Web Services
5 28 (84.85%) Spring
5 28 (84.85%) JSON
5 28 (84.85%) REST
6 26 (78.79%) BDD
6 26 (78.79%) OOP
6 26 (78.79%) Software Engineering
7 25 (75.76%) MVC
7 25 (75.76%) J2EE
8 24 (72.73%) SDLC
9 23 (69.70%) User Stories
9 23 (69.70%) JUnit
9 23 (69.70%) Spring MVC
9 23 (69.70%) Continuous Integration
10 21 (63.64%) MySQL
11 17 (51.52%) SQL
12 16 (48.48%) .NET
12 16 (48.48%) Mentoring
13 13 (39.39%) Procedural Programming
14 12 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
14 12 (36.36%) C#
14 12 (36.36%) Git (software)
15 11 (33.33%) Retail
15 11 (33.33%) Apache Hive
16 6 (18.18%) COBOL

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (15.15%) Tomcat
2 4 (12.12%) Liferay
3 1 (3.03%) Apache
3 1 (3.03%) JBoss
3 1 (3.03%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (63.64%) MySQL
2 11 (33.33%) Apache Hive
3 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 23 (69.70%) JUnit
2 12 (36.36%) Git (software)
3 3 (9.09%) Cucumber
3 3 (9.09%) FitNesse
3 3 (9.09%) Selenium
4 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (33.33%) Retail
2 2 (6.06%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 11 (33.33%) Java Engineer
3 10 (30.30%) Java Software Engineer
4 6 (18.18%) C# Software Engineer
4 6 (18.18%) Senior Software Engineer
5 5 (15.15%) Architect
5 5 (15.15%) Senior Java Engineer
5 5 (15.15%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 4 (12.12%) Integration Architect
6 4 (12.12%) Middleware Architect
7 3 (9.09%) Scrum Master
8 2 (6.06%) Developer
9 1 (3.03%) .NET Developer
9 1 (3.03%) .NET Software Engineer
9 1 (3.03%) .NET Web Developer
9 1 (3.03%) Java Developer
9 1 (3.03%) Senior Developer
9 1 (3.03%) Senior Java Developer
9 1 (3.03%) Software Architect
9 1 (3.03%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (84.85%) JSON
1 28 (84.85%) REST
1 28 (84.85%) Spring
1 28 (84.85%) Web Services
2 25 (75.76%) J2EE
3 23 (69.70%) Spring MVC
4 16 (48.48%) .NET
5 5 (15.15%) Hibernate
5 5 (15.15%) SOAP
6 4 (12.12%) JMS
6 4 (12.12%) Middleware
6 4 (12.12%) XML
6 4 (12.12%) XSLT
7 2 (6.06%) jQuery
8 1 (3.03%) AngularJS
8 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
8 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 1 (3.03%) CSS
8 1 (3.03%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Mainframe
2 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.15%) Linux
2 4 (12.12%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (96.97%) OO
2 31 (93.94%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (90.91%) Scrum
3 30 (90.91%) TDD
4 26 (78.79%) BDD
4 26 (78.79%) OOP
4 26 (78.79%) Software Engineering
5 25 (75.76%) MVC
6 24 (72.73%) SDLC
7 23 (69.70%) Continuous Integration
7 23 (69.70%) User Stories
8 16 (48.48%) Mentoring
9 13 (39.39%) Procedural Programming
10 12 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (15.15%) Coaching
12 4 (12.12%) SOA
13 3 (9.09%) Line Management
14 1 (3.03%) Release Management
14 1 (3.03%) Web Application Development
14 1 (3.03%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (87.88%) Java
2 17 (51.52%) SQL
3 12 (36.36%) C#
4 6 (18.18%) COBOL
5 4 (12.12%) PL/SQL
6 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (12.12%) WSO2
2 3 (9.09%) hybris
3 1 (3.03%) Google
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle