The table below looks at the statistics for OOD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Rochdale region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 13 9 16
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +7
Permanent jobs citing OOD 2 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 6.67% 12.90% 8.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.00% 14.81% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 4
Average salary £43,000 £32,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.37% -1.53%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
OOD
Manchester

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Rochdale
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
20 27 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 66.67% 87.10% 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 20 27 20
Average salary £43,000 £33,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.30% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £30,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

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

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

OOD
Salary Trend in Rochdale

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

OOD Salary Trend in Rochdale

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Rochdale 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 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) Internet
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) NUnit
2 2 (50.00%) Billing
2 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Marketing
2 2 (50.00%) Refactoring
2 2 (50.00%) Time Management
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (50.00%) MSTest
2 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (50.00%) Line Management
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) Coaching
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) RUP
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Intranet

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Rochdale by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Rochdale 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 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Internet
2 2 (50.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) NUnit
1 2 (50.00%) MSTest
General
1 2 (50.00%) Billing
1 2 (50.00%) Marketing
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Lead Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Refactoring
2 2 (50.00%) Time Management
2 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (50.00%) Line Management
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) Coaching
2 2 (50.00%) RUP
2 2 (50.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft