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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 71 57 56
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -1
Permanent jobs citing OOD 3 14 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.38% 1.99% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 2.66% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 2
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £32,200
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +8.69%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
691 527 429
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 88.59% 75.07% 83.95%
Number of salaries quoted 587 449 361
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 28 April 2015, 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 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) VB6
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) VB
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) Confluence
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (25.00%) Android SDK
3 1 (25.00%) Android Development
3 1 (25.00%) User Experience
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Development
3 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) TDD

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 1 (25.00%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Android Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) VB.NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) Android SDK
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) JSON
3 1 (25.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) Blog
1 1 (25.00%) Open Source
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Refactoring
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Android Development
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Development
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) VB
2 2 (50.00%) VB6
3 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft