The table below looks at the statistics 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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 52 65 47
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -18
Permanent jobs citing OOD 27 12 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 3.78% 1.65% 3.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.30% 1.83% 4.46%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 29
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
628 655 650
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 87.96% 89.85% 83.44%
Number of salaries quoted 426 606 562
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £31,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £63,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 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
(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 +8 27 £40,000 -
OOD
East Midlands

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 50 (90.91%) Java
2 49 (89.09%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (87.27%) TDD
3 48 (87.27%) Spring
3 48 (87.27%) OO
4 47 (85.45%) Scrum
5 46 (83.64%) J2EE
6 45 (81.82%) JSON
6 45 (81.82%) REST
7 43 (78.18%) Web Services
8 41 (74.55%) MVC
9 39 (70.91%) OOP
9 39 (70.91%) Spring MVC
10 37 (67.27%) MySQL
11 36 (65.45%) Software Engineering
11 36 (65.45%) BDD
12 34 (61.82%) JUnit
13 31 (56.36%) SDLC
14 29 (52.73%) User Stories
15 28 (50.91%) Continuous Integration
16 22 (40.00%) Mentoring
17 21 (38.18%) C#
18 20 (36.36%) SQL
19 19 (34.55%) Git (software)
20 16 (29.09%) Retail
20 16 (29.09%) Apache Hive
21 13 (23.64%) .NET
22 11 (20.00%) Linux
22 11 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
23 9 (16.36%) Liferay

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 9 (16.36%) Liferay
1 9 (16.36%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.36%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (67.27%) MySQL
2 16 (29.09%) Apache Hive
3 3 (5.45%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 34 (61.82%) JUnit
2 19 (34.55%) Git (software)
3 5 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (9.09%) Visual Studio
4 3 (5.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 16 (29.09%) Retail
2 2 (3.64%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (49.09%) Software Engineer
2 18 (32.73%) Java Engineer
3 17 (30.91%) Java Software Engineer
4 16 (29.09%) Developer
5 12 (21.82%) C# Software Engineer
5 12 (21.82%) Senior Software Engineer
6 11 (20.00%) Architect
6 11 (20.00%) Java Developer
7 9 (16.36%) Middleware Architect
8 5 (9.09%) Integration Architect
9 4 (7.27%) Technical Architect
10 3 (5.45%) C# Developer
10 3 (5.45%) C# Software Developer
10 3 (5.45%) C# WPF Developer
10 3 (5.45%) Software Developer
10 3 (5.45%) WPF Developer
11 2 (3.64%) .NET Developer
11 2 (3.64%) .NET Software Engineer
11 2 (3.64%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
11 2 (3.64%) Senior C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (87.27%) Spring
2 46 (83.64%) J2EE
3 45 (81.82%) JSON
3 45 (81.82%) REST
4 43 (78.18%) Web Services
5 39 (70.91%) Spring MVC
6 13 (23.64%) .NET
7 9 (16.36%) Hibernate
7 9 (16.36%) JMS
7 9 (16.36%) Middleware
7 9 (16.36%) SOAP
7 9 (16.36%) XML
7 9 (16.36%) XSLT
8 5 (9.09%) WPF
9 3 (5.45%) WinForms
10 2 (3.64%) ASP.NET
10 2 (3.64%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (3.64%) CSS
10 2 (3.64%) Entity Framework
10 2 (3.64%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.36%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.91%) Mainframe
3 3 (5.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (20.00%) Linux
2 9 (16.36%) Unix
3 3 (5.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (89.09%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (87.27%) OO
2 48 (87.27%) TDD
3 47 (85.45%) Scrum
4 41 (74.55%) MVC
5 39 (70.91%) OOP
6 36 (65.45%) BDD
6 36 (65.45%) Software Engineering
7 31 (56.36%) SDLC
8 29 (52.73%) User Stories
9 28 (50.91%) Continuous Integration
10 22 (40.00%) Mentoring
11 11 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
12 9 (16.36%) Coaching
12 9 (16.36%) Procedural Programming
12 9 (16.36%) SOA
13 2 (3.64%) Logistics
13 2 (3.64%) Release Management
13 2 (3.64%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 50 (90.91%) Java
2 21 (38.18%) C#
3 20 (36.36%) SQL
4 9 (16.36%) PL/SQL
5 6 (10.91%) COBOL
6 2 (3.64%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.36%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (16.36%) WSO2
2 3 (5.45%) hybris
3 2 (3.64%) Oracle