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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 54 43 51
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +8
Permanent jobs citing OOD 15 34 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 2.52% 4.96% 3.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.96% 6.20% 3.76%
Number of salaries quoted 15 34 19
Average salary £34,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.42% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,300 £30,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £39,550 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
506 548 505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 84.90% 79.88% 81.32%
Number of salaries quoted 449 474 472
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,469
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £25,540
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £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 22 December 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 22 December 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
Bridgwater +3 8 £34,500 -5.47%
Bath +8 7 £50,000 +66.66%
OOD
South West

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 29 (78.38%) Agile Software Development
1 29 (78.38%) TDD
2 26 (70.27%) Java
3 21 (56.76%) C#
4 19 (51.35%) Software Engineering
5 17 (45.95%) Spring
6 16 (43.24%) Pair Programming
6 16 (43.24%) Scrum
6 16 (43.24%) C++
6 16 (43.24%) OOP
6 16 (43.24%) Mathematics
7 14 (37.84%) hybris
8 12 (32.43%) Apple iOS
8 12 (32.43%) AngularJS
8 12 (32.43%) Gunicorn
8 12 (32.43%) Leaflet
8 12 (32.43%) TypeScript
8 12 (32.43%) Flask
8 12 (32.43%) Django
8 12 (32.43%) jQuery
8 12 (32.43%) Git (software)
8 12 (32.43%) nginx
8 12 (32.43%) Python
8 12 (32.43%) MySQL
8 12 (32.43%) Linux
8 12 (32.43%) PostgreSQL
8 12 (32.43%) GIS
9 10 (27.03%) OO
10 6 (16.22%) .NET
10 6 (16.22%) MS Excel

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 12 (32.43%) nginx
1 12 (32.43%) Gunicorn
2 6 (16.22%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 6 (16.22%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (32.43%) MySQL
1 12 (32.43%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (32.43%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.41%) Selenium
2 2 (5.41%) FitNesse
Job Titles
1 12 (32.43%) Software Developer
1 12 (32.43%) Developer
1 12 (32.43%) Senior Developer
1 12 (32.43%) Senior Software Developer
1 12 (32.43%) Python Developer
1 12 (32.43%) Senior Python Developer
2 6 (16.22%) Architect
2 6 (16.22%) Integration Architect
3 5 (13.51%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (45.95%) Spring
2 12 (32.43%) Django
2 12 (32.43%) jQuery
2 12 (32.43%) AngularJS
2 12 (32.43%) Leaflet
2 12 (32.43%) Flask
3 6 (16.22%) .NET
3 6 (16.22%) XML
3 6 (16.22%) Middleware
3 6 (16.22%) WF
4 3 (8.11%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 16 (43.24%) Mathematics
2 12 (32.43%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 12 (32.43%) Linux
1 12 (32.43%) Apple iOS
2 6 (16.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (78.38%) Agile Software Development
1 29 (78.38%) TDD
2 19 (51.35%) Software Engineering
3 16 (43.24%) Pair Programming
3 16 (43.24%) OOP
3 16 (43.24%) Scrum
4 10 (27.03%) OO
5 6 (16.22%) Workflow
5 6 (16.22%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.41%) CAD
7 1 (2.70%) Extreme Programming
7 1 (2.70%) Kanban
7 1 (2.70%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 26 (70.27%) Java
2 21 (56.76%) C#
3 16 (43.24%) C++
4 12 (32.43%) Python
4 12 (32.43%) TypeScript
5 2 (5.41%) SQL
Vendors
1 14 (37.84%) hybris
2 6 (16.22%) Microsoft