The table below looks at the statistics for OOD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 29 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing OOD 1 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 0.68% 2.90% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.85% 3.54% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
OOD
Lancashire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
117 113 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 79.05% 81.88% 73.58%
Number of salaries quoted 75 100 69
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +18.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £35,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

OOD
Salary Trend in Preston

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

OOD Salary Trend in Preston

OOD
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Preston 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 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) OOP
1 7 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 7 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 7 (100.00%) Release Management
2 4 (57.14%) Java EE
2 4 (57.14%) Spring
2 4 (57.14%) Hibernate
2 4 (57.14%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) VB
3 3 (42.86%) VB.NET
3 3 (42.86%) .NET
3 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
3 3 (42.86%) CRM
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (42.86%) Billing
3 3 (42.86%) VB6

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Preston 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 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (42.86%) Billing
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Java Developer
3 3 (42.86%) .NET Developer
3 3 (42.86%) VB.NET Developer
3 3 (42.86%) VB Developer
3 3 (42.86%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Hibernate
1 4 (57.14%) Spring
1 4 (57.14%) Java EE
2 3 (42.86%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) OOP
1 7 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 7 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 7 (100.00%) Release Management
2 3 (42.86%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) VB
2 3 (42.86%) VB.NET
2 3 (42.86%) VB6
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft