The table below looks at the statistics for OOD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 50 48 52
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Permanent jobs citing OOD 25 31 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 3.52% 4.59% 2.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.09% 5.78% 2.76%
Number of salaries quoted 25 31 11
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £37,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
OOD
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
611 536 398
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 86.06% 79.29% 75.52%
Number of salaries quoted 511 480 368
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £39,469
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% -4.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

OOD
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

OOD Salary Trend in Somerset

OOD
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OOD across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

OOD Salary Histogram in Somerset

OOD
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOD within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath +9 15 £50,000 +66.66%
Bridgwater +2 10 £34,500 -8.00%
OOD
South West

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 28 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
1 28 (73.68%) TDD
2 25 (65.79%) Java
3 21 (55.26%) C#
4 17 (44.74%) Software Engineering
5 15 (39.47%) Spring
6 14 (36.84%) Mathematics
6 14 (36.84%) Pair Programming
6 14 (36.84%) C++
6 14 (36.84%) OOP
6 14 (36.84%) Scrum
7 13 (34.21%) Python
7 13 (34.21%) Linux
7 13 (34.21%) PostgreSQL
7 13 (34.21%) GIS
7 13 (34.21%) MySQL
7 13 (34.21%) Django
7 13 (34.21%) jQuery
7 13 (34.21%) Git (software)
7 13 (34.21%) nginx
7 13 (34.21%) Apple iOS
7 13 (34.21%) AngularJS
7 13 (34.21%) Gunicorn
7 13 (34.21%) Leaflet
7 13 (34.21%) TypeScript
7 13 (34.21%) Flask
8 12 (31.58%) hybris
8 12 (31.58%) OO
9 8 (21.05%) Windows
9 8 (21.05%) Microsoft

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 13 (34.21%) nginx
1 13 (34.21%) Gunicorn
2 6 (15.79%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 6 (15.79%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (34.21%) MySQL
1 13 (34.21%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (15.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (34.21%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.26%) Selenium
2 2 (5.26%) FitNesse
Job Titles
1 13 (34.21%) Software Developer
1 13 (34.21%) Developer
1 13 (34.21%) Senior Developer
1 13 (34.21%) Senior Software Developer
1 13 (34.21%) Python Developer
1 13 (34.21%) Senior Python Developer
2 6 (15.79%) Architect
2 6 (15.79%) Integration Architect
3 5 (13.16%) Software Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) Support Team Leader
4 2 (5.26%) Team Leader
4 2 (5.26%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (39.47%) Spring
2 13 (34.21%) Django
2 13 (34.21%) jQuery
2 13 (34.21%) AngularJS
2 13 (34.21%) Leaflet
2 13 (34.21%) Flask
3 8 (21.05%) .NET
4 6 (15.79%) XML
4 6 (15.79%) Middleware
4 6 (15.79%) WF
5 3 (7.89%) J2EE
6 2 (5.26%) Web Services
6 2 (5.26%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (36.84%) Mathematics
2 13 (34.21%) GIS
3 2 (5.26%) Statistics
3 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (34.21%) Linux
1 13 (34.21%) Apple iOS
2 8 (21.05%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
1 28 (73.68%) TDD
2 17 (44.74%) Software Engineering
3 14 (36.84%) Pair Programming
3 14 (36.84%) OOP
3 14 (36.84%) Scrum
4 12 (31.58%) OO
5 6 (15.79%) Workflow
5 6 (15.79%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.26%) Line Management
6 2 (5.26%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (5.26%) Web Development
6 2 (5.26%) Web Design
6 2 (5.26%) CAD
7 1 (2.63%) Extreme Programming
7 1 (2.63%) Kanban
7 1 (2.63%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 25 (65.79%) Java
2 21 (55.26%) C#
3 14 (36.84%) C++
4 13 (34.21%) Python
4 13 (34.21%) TypeScript
5 4 (10.53%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) SLA
Vendors
1 12 (31.58%) hybris
2 8 (21.05%) Microsoft