The table below looks at the statistics for OOD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 74 93 86
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -7
Permanent jobs citing OOD 5 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.68% 0.40% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 0.54% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 5
Average salary £50,000 £57,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +121.15%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
OOD
Oxfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
572 747 836
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 77.72% 75.15% 78.65%
Number of salaries quoted 466 658 760
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,150
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

OOD
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

OOD Salary Trend in Oxford

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 15 (93.75%) HTML
1 15 (93.75%) OO
2 11 (68.75%) JavaScript
2 11 (68.75%) SQL
2 11 (68.75%) CSS
2 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (62.50%) XML
3 10 (62.50%) XSLT
4 9 (56.25%) Web Services
5 7 (43.75%) .NET
5 7 (43.75%) C#
6 6 (37.50%) Subversion
6 6 (37.50%) Degree
6 6 (37.50%) Unit Testing
6 6 (37.50%) Git (software)
6 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
6 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
6 6 (37.50%) Linux
7 5 (31.25%) XSD
7 5 (31.25%) SOA
7 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
7 5 (31.25%) MySQL
7 5 (31.25%) ADO.NET
7 5 (31.25%) PHP
7 5 (31.25%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (31.25%) Mercurial
7 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (31.25%) MSTest
7 5 (31.25%) Software Architecture
7 5 (31.25%) Selenium

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 1 (6.25%) CMS
1 1 (6.25%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) SMS
1 1 (6.25%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (31.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Subversion
1 6 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 5 (31.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (31.25%) Mercurial
2 5 (31.25%) MSTest
2 5 (31.25%) SpecFlow
2 5 (31.25%) Selenium
2 5 (31.25%) NUnit
3 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Senior Developer
3 5 (31.25%) .NET Developer
3 5 (31.25%) PHP Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Senior .NET Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Web Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (93.75%) HTML
2 11 (68.75%) CSS
3 10 (62.50%) XML
3 10 (62.50%) XSLT
4 9 (56.25%) Web Services
5 7 (43.75%) .NET
6 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
7 5 (31.25%) ADO.NET
7 5 (31.25%) XSD
7 5 (31.25%) KnockoutJS
7 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (31.25%) Ajax
7 5 (31.25%) CodeIgniter
7 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (25.00%) J2EE
8 4 (25.00%) Spring
9 1 (6.25%) HTML5
9 1 (6.25%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.25%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
2 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) OO
2 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (37.50%) Unit Testing
4 5 (31.25%) Release Management
4 5 (31.25%) Software Architecture
4 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
4 5 (31.25%) SOA
4 5 (31.25%) MVC
5 4 (25.00%) TDD
5 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (6.25%) UML
6 1 (6.25%) Content Management
6 1 (6.25%) Web Development
6 1 (6.25%) SEO
6 1 (6.25%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) JavaScript
1 11 (68.75%) SQL
2 7 (43.75%) C#
3 5 (31.25%) PHP
4 4 (25.00%) Java
5 1 (6.25%) C
5 1 (6.25%) C++
5 1 (6.25%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
Oxford, Oxfordshire
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