The table below looks at the statistics for OOD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 77 56 56
Rank change year-on-year
-21 0
Permanent jobs citing OOD 1 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.14% 0.22% 1.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.26% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 9
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
OOD
South Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
592 379 493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 80.11% 83.11% 82.72%
Number of salaries quoted 483 320 416
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

OOD
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

OOD Salary Trend in Sheffield

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) Java
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
1 5 (71.43%) Mentoring
2 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
2 4 (57.14%) Jetty
2 4 (57.14%) REST
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) J2EE
2 4 (57.14%) CSS
2 4 (57.14%) SOAP
2 4 (57.14%) TDD
2 4 (57.14%) Spring
2 4 (57.14%) Hibernate
2 4 (57.14%) JBoss
2 4 (57.14%) Tomcat
2 4 (57.14%) HTTP
2 4 (57.14%) RDBMS
3 2 (28.57%) .NET
3 2 (28.57%) OO
3 2 (28.57%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) C++
4 1 (14.29%) C
4 1 (14.29%) VB
4 1 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (14.29%) OOP
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) Business Objects
4 1 (14.29%) MS Office

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 4 (57.14%) Tomcat
1 4 (57.14%) Jetty
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) RDBMS
1 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Senior Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Java Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
1 4 (57.14%) J2EE
1 4 (57.14%) CSS
1 4 (57.14%) SOAP
1 4 (57.14%) Hibernate
1 4 (57.14%) Spring
1 4 (57.14%) REST
2 2 (28.57%) .NET
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 1 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) Mentoring
2 4 (57.14%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) OO
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Java
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) C++
4 1 (14.29%) VB
4 1 (14.29%) VC++
4 1 (14.29%) Embedded C
4 1 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) JBoss
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Business Objects