The table below looks at the statistics for OOD skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 220 173 151
Rank change year-on-year
-47 -22
Permanent jobs citing OOD 255 382 407
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.22% 1.68% 1.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.47% 2.08% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 194 296 349
Average salary £48,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.11% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £28,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
OOD
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
17336 18354 17093
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 82.92% 80.54% 76.94%
Number of salaries quoted 14116 14344 13906
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

OOD
Salary Trend in the South East

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

OOD Salary Trend in the South East

OOD
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OOD across the South East region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015.

OOD Salary Histogram in the South East

OOD
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOD within the South East region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015. 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
Hampshire -11 58 £43,000 +7.50% 13
Kent +9 38 £50,000 +2.56% 4
Surrey -46 36 £50,000 +5.26% 8
Oxfordshire +27 34 £45,000 -10.00% 6
Buckinghamshire +9 31 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Berkshire -5 27 £53,750 +34.37% 10
West Sussex -9 20 £42,500 -5.55% 3
East Sussex -21 7 £43,300 +15.46%
Sussex - 2 - -
Isle of Wight -1 1 - -
Middlesex -14 1 £55,000 +29.41%
OOD
England

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 414 (68.66%) OO
2 317 (52.57%) C#
3 301 (49.92%) .NET
4 276 (45.77%) Agile Software Development
5 261 (43.28%) JavaScript
6 235 (38.97%) MVC
7 233 (38.64%) HTML
8 219 (36.32%) Software Engineering
9 217 (35.99%) SQL Server
10 214 (35.49%) SQL
11 201 (33.33%) ASP.NET
12 190 (31.51%) C++
13 187 (31.01%) Java
14 183 (30.35%) jQuery
15 179 (29.68%) XML
16 175 (29.02%) CSS
17 173 (28.69%) Scrum
18 162 (26.87%) Degree
19 150 (24.88%) Windows
20 147 (24.38%) Linux
21 140 (23.22%) Microsoft
22 136 (22.55%) TDD
23 130 (21.56%) WCF
24 128 (21.23%) UML
25 120 (19.90%) Web Services
26 116 (19.24%) Visual Studio
27 114 (18.91%) Computer Science
28 98 (16.25%) ASP.NET MVC
29 94 (15.59%) Continuous Integration
29 94 (15.59%) Finance

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 48 (7.96%) Tomcat
2 31 (5.14%) IIS
2 31 (5.14%) CMS
3 22 (3.65%) SharePoint
4 20 (3.32%) Cloud Foundry
5 19 (3.15%) WordPress
6 18 (2.99%) Apache
7 16 (2.65%) Node.js
8 12 (1.99%) JBoss
9 10 (1.66%) WebSphere
9 10 (1.66%) Joomla!
9 10 (1.66%) concrete5
10 9 (1.49%) TYPO3
10 9 (1.49%) WebLogic
11 7 (1.16%) Oracle Workflow
12 4 (0.66%) Elasticsearch
13 3 (0.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 3 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
13 3 (0.50%) Apache Solr
13 3 (0.50%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 59 (9.78%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.66%) Photoshop
3 7 (1.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 7 (1.16%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (0.66%) Doxygen
5 1 (0.17%) Mingle
5 1 (0.17%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 9 (1.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.50%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
1 8 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.66%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.50%) SaaS
4 2 (0.33%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.17%) PaaS
5 1 (0.17%) Heroku
5 1 (0.17%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 49 (8.13%) TCP/IP
2 28 (4.64%) Network Security
3 20 (3.32%) CTI
4 19 (3.15%) Internet
5 18 (2.99%) HTTP
6 10 (1.66%) Intranet
7 8 (1.33%) Extranet
8 4 (0.66%) NAS
8 4 (0.66%) SAN
9 2 (0.33%) SSL
9 2 (0.33%) Bluetooth
9 2 (0.33%) GPRS
9 2 (0.33%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (0.33%) Wireless
9 2 (0.33%) WEP
9 2 (0.33%) 4G
9 2 (0.33%) Modbus
10 1 (0.17%) NGN
10 1 (0.17%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (0.17%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 217 (35.99%) SQL Server
2 65 (10.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 55 (9.12%) MySQL
4 54 (8.96%) MongoDB
5 39 (6.47%) NoSQL
6 35 (5.80%) SQL Server 2005
7 33 (5.47%) Relational Database
8 19 (3.15%) CouchDB
8 19 (3.15%) SQL Server 2012
8 19 (3.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 19 (3.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 19 (3.15%) RDBMS
9 18 (2.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 17 (2.82%) Oracle Database
10 17 (2.82%) Oracle Reports
11 10 (1.66%) Redis
12 7 (1.16%) Big Data
12 7 (1.16%) Couchbase
13 5 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
14 4 (0.66%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 116 (19.24%) Visual Studio
2 79 (13.10%) Git (software)
3 74 (12.27%) Subversion
4 63 (10.45%) Eclipse
5 57 (9.45%) Moq
6 55 (9.12%) Team Foundation Server
7 49 (8.13%) Maven
8 44 (7.30%) NUnit
9 32 (5.31%) Ant
10 30 (4.98%) Jenkins
11 24 (3.98%) ReSharper
12 23 (3.81%) JIRA
13 14 (2.32%) JMeter
14 11 (1.82%) Oracle Forms
14 11 (1.82%) PHPUnit
15 10 (1.66%) JUnit
16 8 (1.33%) NetBeans
17 6 (1.00%) Selenium
17 6 (1.00%) FitNesse
18 5 (0.83%) GoogleTest
General
1 94 (15.59%) Finance
2 33 (5.47%) Telecoms
3 29 (4.81%) Games
4 24 (3.98%) Manufacturing
5 20 (3.32%) Electronics
6 18 (2.99%) Retail
7 16 (2.65%) Back Office
7 16 (2.65%) Aerospace
7 16 (2.65%) Automotive
8 10 (1.66%) Marketing
9 4 (0.66%) Banking
9 4 (0.66%) Legal
10 3 (0.50%) Military
11 2 (0.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 414 (68.66%) Developer
2 125 (20.73%) Software Engineer
3 119 (19.73%) .NET Developer
4 117 (19.40%) Senior Developer
5 107 (17.74%) Software Developer
6 90 (14.93%) C# Developer
7 76 (12.60%) Java Developer
8 65 (10.78%) C# .NET Developer
9 52 (8.62%) Web Developer
10 44 (7.30%) Senior Java Developer
11 39 (6.47%) C++ Developer
12 37 (6.14%) Senior Software Engineer
13 32 (5.31%) C++ Software Engineer
14 29 (4.81%) Architect
14 29 (4.81%) Junior
14 29 (4.81%) Senior .NET Developer
15 27 (4.48%) Graduate
16 24 (3.98%) Junior Developer
17 22 (3.65%) PHP Developer
17 22 (3.65%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 301 (49.92%) .NET
2 233 (38.64%) HTML
3 201 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 183 (30.35%) jQuery
5 179 (29.68%) XML
6 175 (29.02%) CSS
7 130 (21.56%) WCF
8 120 (19.90%) Web Services
9 98 (16.25%) ASP.NET MVC
10 79 (13.10%) HTML5
11 72 (11.94%) Spring
12 69 (11.44%) .NET Framework
13 67 (11.11%) J2EE
14 66 (10.95%) LINQ
15 64 (10.61%) Ajax
16 55 (9.12%) REST
16 55 (9.12%) AngularJS
17 53 (8.79%) JSON
18 50 (8.29%) JSP
19 48 (7.96%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 114 (18.91%) Computer Science
2 35 (5.80%) Algorithms
3 31 (5.14%) Visualisation
4 30 (4.98%) N-Tier
5 27 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
6 26 (4.31%) Enterprise Software
7 21 (3.48%) User Experience
8 18 (2.99%) Data Structures
9 17 (2.82%) W3C
10 15 (2.49%) Mathematics
11 12 (1.99%) PMI
12 11 (1.82%) Client/Server
12 11 (1.82%) Embedded Systems
13 10 (1.66%) Mobile App
13 10 (1.66%) Physics
14 9 (1.49%) DTV
15 7 (1.16%) CUDA
16 6 (1.00%) Social Media
17 5 (0.83%) Inversion of Control
17 5 (0.83%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 150 (24.88%) Windows
2 147 (24.38%) Linux
3 67 (11.11%) UNIX
4 21 (3.48%) Android
5 19 (3.15%) Windows 7
6 11 (1.82%) Apple iOS
7 10 (1.66%) VxWorks
8 4 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.50%) Windows Phone
9 3 (0.50%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.50%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.33%) CentOS
10 2 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.17%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 414 (68.66%) OO
2 276 (45.77%) Agile Software Development
3 235 (38.97%) MVC
4 219 (36.32%) Software Engineering
5 173 (28.69%) Scrum
6 136 (22.55%) TDD
7 128 (21.23%) UML
8 94 (15.59%) Continuous Integration
9 92 (15.26%) Multithreading
10 89 (14.76%) Unit Testing
11 88 (14.59%) OOP
12 67 (11.11%) SDLC
13 54 (8.96%) Refactoring
14 42 (6.97%) Web Development
15 37 (6.14%) Project Management
16 34 (5.64%) SOA
17 32 (5.31%) OOA/OOD
18 29 (4.81%) Continuous Improvement
19 27 (4.48%) API Development
20 26 (4.31%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 317 (52.57%) C#
2 261 (43.28%) JavaScript
3 214 (35.49%) SQL
4 190 (31.51%) C++
5 187 (31.01%) Java
6 55 (9.12%) T-SQL
7 52 (8.62%) C
8 48 (7.96%) Ruby
9 41 (6.80%) VB.NET
10 40 (6.63%) PHP
11 37 (6.14%) Python
12 22 (3.65%) COBOL
13 20 (3.32%) AspectJ
14 19 (3.15%) MATLAB
15 17 (2.82%) VBScript
16 16 (2.65%) Ada
16 16 (2.65%) PL/SQL
17 15 (2.49%) VB
18 11 (1.82%) Embedded C
19 10 (1.66%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 162 (26.87%) Degree
2 20 (3.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (1.99%) PMI Certification
4 10 (1.66%) Security Cleared
5 8 (1.33%) SC Cleared
6 5 (0.83%) PhD
7 4 (0.66%) Oracle Certification
8 3 (0.50%) Sun Certification
8 3 (0.50%) OCA
8 3 (0.50%) BC Cleared
8 3 (0.50%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.33%) IC3 Certification
10 1 (0.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.17%) OCPJP
10 1 (0.17%) ISEB
10 1 (0.17%) MCP
10 1 (0.17%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (3.15%) QA
2 11 (1.82%) ISO 9001
3 5 (0.83%) DICOM
4 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (1.16%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.66%) Docker
3 1 (0.17%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 9 (1.49%) Capistrano
2 4 (0.66%) Puppet
3 3 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.33%) HAProxy
4 2 (0.33%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.17%) Ansible
Vendors
1 140 (23.22%) Microsoft
2 41 (6.80%) Oracle
3 23 (3.81%) IBM
4 11 (1.82%) Zend
5 10 (1.66%) Adobe
6 9 (1.49%) SAP
7 8 (1.33%) Twitter
8 6 (1.00%) iRise
9 5 (0.83%) Google
9 5 (0.83%) Perforce
10 4 (0.66%) VMware
10 4 (0.66%) Sun
11 3 (0.50%) Progress
11 3 (0.50%) Endeca
11 3 (0.50%) Red Gate
12 2 (0.33%) Jaspersoft
12 2 (0.33%) hybris
12 2 (0.33%) Red Hat
12 2 (0.33%) Apple
13 1 (0.17%) BMC
Steyning, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30-50k+Bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Arrows Group
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Coal Intelligent Technology Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Lynx Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus Bonus and Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Arrows Group
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Richmond, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 50,000
Posted: Yesterday
Worthing, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Maidstone, Kent
Proactive Appointments
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Ascot, Berkshire
SC Recruitment
Salary: Fully negotiable + Benefits + Extensive training investment
Posted: 4 days ago
Ascot, Berkshire
SC Recruitment
Salary: Fully negotiable + Benefits + Extensive training investment
Posted: 4 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ISL
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Proactive Appointments
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £41000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago