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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 57 46 58
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +12
Permanent jobs citing OOD 27 21 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 3.02% 3.30% 1.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.73% 4.52% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 27 21 5
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -10.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £32,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
723 465 508
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 80.78% 73.00% 77.44%
Number of salaries quoted 661 406 458
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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 1 August 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 1 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -17 25 £40,000 +3.89% 1
OOD
East Midlands

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 36 (70.59%) C#
2 33 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (58.82%) TDD
4 28 (54.90%) Software Engineering
5 25 (49.02%) J2EE
6 24 (47.06%) Mathematics
7 23 (45.10%) Spring
8 22 (43.14%) Java
8 22 (43.14%) OOP
9 21 (41.18%) Scrum
10 18 (35.29%) Pair Programming
10 18 (35.29%) hybris
11 17 (33.33%) Java EE
11 17 (33.33%) Degree
12 15 (29.41%) C++
12 15 (29.41%) C
12 15 (29.41%) .NET
13 14 (27.45%) Visual Studio
13 14 (27.45%) Team Foundation Server
13 14 (27.45%) Computer Science
14 13 (25.49%) SQL
15 12 (23.53%) OO
16 10 (19.61%) User Stories
17 8 (15.69%) Business Analysis
17 8 (15.69%) Marketing
17 8 (15.69%) Technical Architecture
17 8 (15.69%) WinForms
17 8 (15.69%) Windows
17 8 (15.69%) E-Commerce
17 8 (15.69%) N-Tier

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

Applications
1 4 (7.84%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.96%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (27.45%) Visual Studio
1 14 (27.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (15.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 6 (11.76%) Selenium
3 6 (11.76%) FitNesse
4 2 (3.92%) JUnit
5 1 (1.96%) Redmine
5 1 (1.96%) MSTest
5 1 (1.96%) PHPUnit
5 1 (1.96%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.96%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (1.96%) JIRA
General
1 8 (15.69%) Marketing
2 6 (11.76%) Games
2 6 (11.76%) Aerospace
2 6 (11.76%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 19 (37.25%) Developer
2 15 (29.41%) C# Developer
3 14 (27.45%) Software Developer
3 14 (27.45%) C# Software Developer
4 9 (17.65%) C# .NET Developer
4 9 (17.65%) Software Engineer
4 9 (17.65%) .NET Developer
5 8 (15.69%) Business Analyst
5 8 (15.69%) Analyst
5 8 (15.69%) .NET Software Developer
6 6 (11.76%) Agile C# Developer
6 6 (11.76%) Research Scientist
7 3 (5.88%) Technical Business Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Java Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Java Software Engineer
8 1 (1.96%) Web Developer
8 1 (1.96%) PHP Developer
8 1 (1.96%) .NET Web Developer
8 1 (1.96%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (49.02%) J2EE
2 23 (45.10%) Spring
3 17 (33.33%) Java EE
4 15 (29.41%) .NET
5 8 (15.69%) WinForms
5 8 (15.69%) WPF
6 1 (1.96%) Razor View Engine
6 1 (1.96%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.96%) jQuery
6 1 (1.96%) Symfony
6 1 (1.96%) HTML
6 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.96%) XML
6 1 (1.96%) LAMP
6 1 (1.96%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.96%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 24 (47.06%) Mathematics
2 14 (27.45%) Computer Science
3 8 (15.69%) N-Tier
3 8 (15.69%) Blog
4 6 (11.76%) 3D Graphics
4 6 (11.76%) Physics
5 5 (9.80%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.69%) Windows
2 1 (1.96%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (58.82%) TDD
3 28 (54.90%) Software Engineering
4 22 (43.14%) OOP
5 21 (41.18%) Scrum
6 18 (35.29%) Pair Programming
7 12 (23.53%) OO
8 10 (19.61%) User Stories
9 8 (15.69%) Business Analysis
9 8 (15.69%) Technical Architecture
9 8 (15.69%) E-Commerce
9 8 (15.69%) SOA
10 7 (13.73%) Kanban
10 7 (13.73%) Extreme Programming
11 6 (11.76%) UML
12 4 (7.84%) Use Case
12 4 (7.84%) Waterfall
13 2 (3.92%) Stakeholder Management
13 2 (3.92%) ITIL
13 2 (3.92%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 36 (70.59%) C#
2 22 (43.14%) Java
3 15 (29.41%) C++
3 15 (29.41%) C
4 13 (25.49%) SQL
5 2 (3.92%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.96%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (33.33%) Degree
2 6 (11.76%) PhD
Vendors
1 18 (35.29%) hybris
2 8 (15.69%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.84%) Twitter
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