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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 75 72 89
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +17
Permanent jobs citing OOD 6 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.81% 1.47% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% 2.00% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 4
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +23.45%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
586 601 840
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 79.40% 73.83% 82.19%
Number of salaries quoted 479 505 755
Average salary £48,500 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.11% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,050 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 23 January 2015, 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 10 (90.91%) OO
2 9 (81.82%) XML
2 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
2 9 (81.82%) CSS
3 8 (72.73%) HTML
4 6 (54.55%) SQL
4 6 (54.55%) XSLT
5 5 (45.45%) Linux
5 5 (45.45%) J2EE
5 5 (45.45%) Java
5 5 (45.45%) PHP
5 5 (45.45%) Subversion
5 5 (45.45%) Spring
5 5 (45.45%) Unit Testing
6 4 (36.36%) Ajax
6 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (36.36%) MVC
7 3 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (27.27%) JBoss
7 3 (27.27%) Tomcat
7 3 (27.27%) OOP
7 3 (27.27%) UNIX
7 3 (27.27%) EJB
7 3 (27.27%) JSP
7 3 (27.27%) Servlets
7 3 (27.27%) Struts
7 3 (27.27%) Web Services
7 3 (27.27%) Oracle
7 3 (27.27%) JUnit
7 3 (27.27%) Eclipse

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 3 (27.27%) JBoss
1 3 (27.27%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
2 2 (18.18%) MySQL
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Subversion
2 3 (27.27%) JUnit
2 3 (27.27%) Eclipse
3 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
3 2 (18.18%) Mercurial
4 1 (9.09%) MSTest
4 1 (9.09%) SpecFlow
4 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (9.09%) NUnit
4 1 (9.09%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Senior Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Java Developer
2 5 (45.45%) PHP Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) CSS
1 9 (81.82%) XML
2 8 (72.73%) HTML
3 6 (54.55%) XSLT
4 5 (45.45%) Spring
4 5 (45.45%) J2EE
5 4 (36.36%) Ajax
6 3 (27.27%) JSON
6 3 (27.27%) JSTL
6 3 (27.27%) jQuery
6 3 (27.27%) Struts2
6 3 (27.27%) JSP
6 3 (27.27%) Servlets
6 3 (27.27%) Struts
6 3 (27.27%) Web Services
6 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
6 3 (27.27%) Apache Jena
6 3 (27.27%) EJB
7 2 (18.18%) CodeIgniter
8 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Semantic Web
2 2 (18.18%) Open Source
3 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
2 3 (27.27%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) OO
2 5 (45.45%) Unit Testing
3 4 (36.36%) MVC
3 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (27.27%) Content Management
4 3 (27.27%) OOP
4 3 (27.27%) RDF
4 3 (27.27%) System Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Software Architecture
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
5 2 (18.18%) TDD
6 1 (9.09%) Release Management
6 1 (9.09%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
2 6 (54.55%) SQL
3 5 (45.45%) PHP
3 5 (45.45%) Java
4 3 (27.27%) SPARQL
5 1 (9.09%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft