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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 168 151 207
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +56
Permanent jobs citing OOD 357 399 302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.66% 1.88% 1.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.07% 2.39% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 250 340 239
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,974
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%
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
17208 16702 17637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 79.80% 78.57% 77.86%
Number of salaries quoted 13313 13676 14903
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 1 October 2014.

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 1 October 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
Surrey +17 85 £45,000 - 3
Hampshire -17 72 £42,500 +6.25% 9
Berkshire -33 55 £40,000 -23.80% 9
Kent -9 42 £46,500 +16.25% 6
East Sussex -33 25 £40,000 +23.07%
Oxfordshire +9 23 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Middlesex - 20 £41,250 - 4
Buckinghamshire +12 15 £45,000 +26.76% 7
West Sussex -35 14 £45,000 +4.65% 1
Isle of Wight - 4 £26,500 -
Sussex - 2 - -
OOD
England

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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.

1 604 (81.84%) OO
2 420 (56.91%) .NET
3 417 (56.50%) C#
4 396 (53.66%) JavaScript
5 376 (50.95%) HTML
6 338 (45.80%) Agile Software Development
7 336 (45.53%) SQL Server
8 325 (44.04%) MVC
9 314 (42.55%) CSS
10 297 (40.24%) ASP.NET
11 263 (35.64%) Software Engineering
12 256 (34.69%) SQL
13 236 (31.98%) jQuery
14 213 (28.86%) Degree
15 206 (27.91%) Microsoft
16 189 (25.61%) TDD
17 183 (24.80%) ASP.NET MVC
18 169 (22.90%) Java
19 168 (22.76%) E-Commerce
20 156 (21.14%) Git (software)
21 145 (19.65%) MS Excel
22 144 (19.51%) Computer Science
23 142 (19.24%) XML
24 135 (18.29%) .NET Framework
25 132 (17.89%) C++
26 122 (16.53%) BDD
27 119 (16.12%) WCF
27 119 (16.12%) Linux
27 119 (16.12%) Scrum
28 117 (15.85%) VB.NET

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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
1 110 (14.91%) IIS
2 74 (10.03%) Confluence
3 36 (4.88%) Apache
4 26 (3.52%) SharePoint
5 20 (2.71%) Node.js
6 19 (2.57%) CMS
7 9 (1.22%) Tomcat
8 7 (0.95%) ExpressionEngine
8 7 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (0.54%) Drupal
9 4 (0.54%) Umbraco
9 4 (0.54%) WordPress
10 3 (0.41%) ArcGIS
11 2 (0.27%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.27%) WebSphere Application Server
11 2 (0.27%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.27%) WebLogic Portal
11 2 (0.27%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.27%) Alfresco
11 2 (0.27%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 145 (19.65%) MS Excel
2 13 (1.76%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (0.95%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (0.95%) Fireworks
3 7 (0.95%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.27%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 7 (0.95%) Google Analytics
2 6 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.14%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (1.63%) GitHub
3 8 (1.08%) SaaS
4 2 (0.27%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 58 (7.86%) TCP/IP
2 22 (2.98%) HTTP
2 22 (2.98%) Internet
3 17 (2.30%) RTP
4 16 (2.17%) GSM
4 16 (2.17%) PBX
4 16 (2.17%) UMTS
4 16 (2.17%) RANAP
4 16 (2.17%) LTE
4 16 (2.17%) Asterisk PBX
5 8 (1.08%) VoIP
6 6 (0.81%) Intranet
7 3 (0.41%) Network Security
7 3 (0.41%) Bluetooth
7 3 (0.41%) CTI
8 2 (0.27%) NFC
9 1 (0.14%) tcpdump
9 1 (0.14%) Wireshark
9 1 (0.14%) RFID
9 1 (0.14%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 336 (45.53%) SQL Server
2 74 (10.03%) RavenDB
3 64 (8.67%) MySQL
4 38 (5.15%) Relational Database
5 29 (3.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 29 (3.93%) SQL Server 2008
6 21 (2.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 17 (2.30%) SQL Server 2012
7 17 (2.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 16 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
8 16 (2.17%) Big Data
9 11 (1.49%) SQL Server 2000
10 9 (1.22%) NoSQL
11 8 (1.08%) Apache Cassandra
12 7 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (0.68%) DTS
14 4 (0.54%) PostgreSQL
15 2 (0.27%) DB2
16 1 (0.14%) Redis
16 1 (0.14%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 156 (21.14%) Git (software)
2 93 (12.60%) Subversion
3 92 (12.47%) NUnit
4 91 (12.33%) Cucumber
5 89 (12.06%) Moq
6 79 (10.70%) Visual Studio
7 76 (10.30%) Rhino Mocks
8 74 (10.03%) Team Foundation Server
8 74 (10.03%) TeamCity
8 74 (10.03%) JIRA
8 74 (10.03%) ReSharper
8 74 (10.03%) WATIR
8 74 (10.03%) NCrunch
9 34 (4.61%) Maven
10 26 (3.52%) Jenkins
11 19 (2.57%) Jasmine
11 19 (2.57%) ClearCase
12 16 (2.17%) GCC
12 16 (2.17%) GDB
12 16 (2.17%) Trac
General
1 98 (13.28%) Retail
2 89 (12.06%) Finance
3 80 (10.84%) Back Office
4 42 (5.69%) Marketing
5 32 (4.34%) Military
6 31 (4.20%) Telecoms
7 22 (2.98%) Games
8 17 (2.30%) Publishing
9 15 (2.03%) Banking
9 15 (2.03%) Automotive
10 12 (1.63%) Aerospace
11 8 (1.08%) Front Office
12 7 (0.95%) Manufacturing
13 5 (0.68%) Legal
13 5 (0.68%) Electronics
14 4 (0.54%) Interactive Media
15 3 (0.41%) Advertising
16 2 (0.27%) Multimedia
17 1 (0.14%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 524 (71.00%) Developer
2 188 (25.47%) .NET Developer
3 187 (25.34%) Software Developer
4 152 (20.60%) C# Developer
5 135 (18.29%) Software Engineer
6 116 (15.72%) Senior Developer
7 85 (11.52%) C# .NET Developer
8 77 (10.43%) Web Developer
9 72 (9.76%) C# Software Developer
10 63 (8.54%) Java Developer
11 52 (7.05%) .NET Software Developer
12 49 (6.64%) PHP Developer
13 40 (5.42%) Senior Software Developer
14 34 (4.61%) Senior Software Engineer
15 33 (4.47%) Senior C# Developer
16 31 (4.20%) Analyst
17 30 (4.07%) Junior
17 30 (4.07%) ASP.NET Developer
17 30 (4.07%) PHP Web Developer
18 29 (3.93%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 420 (56.91%) .NET
2 376 (50.95%) HTML
3 314 (42.55%) CSS
4 297 (40.24%) ASP.NET
5 236 (31.98%) jQuery
6 183 (24.80%) ASP.NET MVC
7 142 (19.24%) XML
8 135 (18.29%) .NET Framework
9 119 (16.12%) WCF
10 112 (15.18%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 102 (13.82%) HTML5
12 97 (13.14%) Web Services
13 91 (12.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 89 (12.06%) NHibernate
15 83 (11.25%) Ajax
16 81 (10.98%) Spring
17 79 (10.70%) MSMQ
18 76 (10.30%) Spring.NET
19 74 (10.03%) StructureMap
19 74 (10.03%) Dapper ORM
Miscellaneous
1 144 (19.51%) Computer Science
2 48 (6.50%) User Experience
3 43 (5.83%) Algorithms
4 40 (5.42%) Analytical Skills
5 37 (5.01%) Open Source
6 30 (4.07%) N-Tier
7 21 (2.85%) Mathematics
8 17 (2.30%) Physics
9 16 (2.17%) Embedded Systems
10 14 (1.90%) Client/Server
11 13 (1.76%) Enterprise Software
11 13 (1.76%) Social Media
12 8 (1.08%) 3D Graphics
13 7 (0.95%) Kindle
13 7 (0.95%) Visualisation
13 7 (0.95%) Device Driver
13 7 (0.95%) W3C
14 6 (0.81%) CCTV
14 6 (0.81%) Social Network
15 5 (0.68%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 119 (16.12%) Linux
2 77 (10.43%) Windows
3 25 (3.39%) UNIX
4 12 (1.63%) Android
5 7 (0.95%) Windows 8
6 6 (0.81%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.27%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.27%) SUSE
7 2 (0.27%) VxWorks
7 2 (0.27%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.14%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 604 (81.84%) OO
2 338 (45.80%) Agile Software Development
3 325 (44.04%) MVC
4 263 (35.64%) Software Engineering
5 189 (25.61%) TDD
6 168 (22.76%) E-Commerce
7 122 (16.53%) BDD
8 119 (16.12%) Scrum
9 113 (15.31%) Continuous Integration
10 111 (15.04%) UML
11 105 (14.23%) Refactoring
12 97 (13.14%) OOP
13 79 (10.70%) Pair Programming
14 78 (10.57%) Continuous Improvement
15 75 (10.16%) Business Intelligence
16 73 (9.89%) ERP
17 54 (7.32%) Unit Testing
18 52 (7.05%) Multithreading
19 51 (6.91%) Migration
20 47 (6.37%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 417 (56.50%) C#
2 396 (53.66%) JavaScript
3 256 (34.69%) SQL
4 169 (22.90%) Java
5 132 (17.89%) C++
6 117 (15.85%) VB.NET
7 106 (14.36%) Ruby
8 77 (10.43%) PHP
9 74 (10.03%) C
10 65 (8.81%) T-SQL
11 46 (6.23%) VB
12 40 (5.42%) VB6
13 16 (2.17%) MATLAB
14 15 (2.03%) Scala
15 11 (1.49%) Perl
16 10 (1.36%) Embedded C
17 9 (1.22%) Python
17 9 (1.22%) Embedded C++
18 8 (1.08%) COBOL
19 6 (0.81%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 213 (28.86%) Degree
2 37 (5.01%) Security Cleared
3 20 (2.71%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (1.76%) PhD
5 7 (0.95%) ISTQB
5 7 (0.95%) ISEB
6 5 (0.68%) OCPJP
6 5 (0.68%) Sun Certification
6 5 (0.68%) MCP
7 4 (0.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (0.41%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.27%) MCAD
9 2 (0.27%) MCSD
9 2 (0.27%) MCTS
10 1 (0.14%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (4.07%) QA
2 9 (1.22%) ISO 9001
3 7 (0.95%) WAI
4 2 (0.27%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 1 (0.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.14%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 206 (27.91%) Microsoft
2 79 (10.70%) Endeca
3 74 (10.03%) RedPrairie
4 39 (5.28%) Oracle
5 21 (2.85%) Telerik
6 17 (2.30%) Facebook
7 16 (2.17%) Cisco
8 14 (1.90%) Infragistics
9 13 (1.76%) Google
10 12 (1.63%) DevExpress
11 10 (1.36%) Twitter
12 8 (1.08%) Appcelerator
13 7 (0.95%) Jaspersoft
14 5 (0.68%) Adobe
14 5 (0.68%) Sun
14 5 (0.68%) JBoss
15 3 (0.41%) Ektron
15 3 (0.41%) Zend
15 3 (0.41%) Remedy
15 3 (0.41%) ESRI
Windsor, Berkshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Kent
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Dartford, Kent
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
HMGCC
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
HMGCC
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
HMGCC
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
TRG
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
IT Connections
Salary: £40,000 to £50,000
Posted: 5 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Middlesex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Stott & May
Salary: £50000 - £55000 Per Annum Excellent
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £48,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £33,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Petersfield, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: c40-50k+Bonus+Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Wiggle
Salary: Attractive Basic + Benefits + Staff Discounts
Posted: 21 days ago