The table below looks at the statistics for OOA/OOD skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOA/OOD over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Analysis and Design (OOA/OOD)
Rank 200 198 170
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -28
Permanent jobs citing OOA/OOD 39 39 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.64% 0.67% 0.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 0.82% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 38 38 51
Average salary £39,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,850 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
OOA/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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5000 4740 4306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 82.35% 81.78% 78.89%
Number of salaries quoted 4085 3939 3782
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

OOA/OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

OOA/OOD Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

OOA/OOD
Salary Trend in the South West

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

OOA/OOD Salary Trend in the South West

OOA/OOD
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OOA/OOD across the South West region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

OOA/OOD Salary Histogram in the South West

OOA/OOD
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOA/OOD within the South West region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
Bristol +3 31 £38,750 -13.88% 4
Somerset +16 6 £33,250 -36.66%
Wiltshire 0 2 £39,000 -2.50% 1
OOA/OOD
England

OOA/OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the South West region citing OOA/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 OOA/OOD.

1 54 (68.35%) HTML
2 51 (64.56%) CSS
3 49 (62.03%) OO
3 49 (62.03%) C++
4 41 (51.90%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (43.04%) Software Engineering
5 34 (43.04%) Java
6 32 (40.51%) JavaScript
7 30 (37.97%) Linux
8 29 (36.71%) OOD
8 29 (36.71%) Software Architecture
9 24 (30.38%) C
10 20 (25.32%) Scrum
10 20 (25.32%) Multithreading
10 20 (25.32%) Android
11 19 (24.05%) Bash Shell
11 19 (24.05%) Android Development
11 19 (24.05%) Perl
11 19 (24.05%) Python
12 18 (22.78%) OOP
12 18 (22.78%) XML
13 17 (21.52%) XHTML
13 17 (21.52%) Web Development
14 14 (17.72%) C#
14 14 (17.72%) SQL Server
15 13 (16.46%) .NET
15 13 (16.46%) HTML5
16 11 (13.92%) OpenGL
16 11 (13.92%) Middleware
16 11 (13.92%) Web Services

OOA/OOD
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the South West region citing OOA/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 OOA/OOD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.80%) WebSphere Application Server
1 3 (3.80%) WebSphere
1 3 (3.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (2.53%) IIS
3 1 (1.27%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.27%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.27%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.27%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.86%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.66%) TCP/IP
1 10 (12.66%) DLNA
2 1 (1.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (17.72%) SQL Server
2 9 (11.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (8.86%) Hadoop
3 7 (8.86%) Big Data
4 3 (3.80%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 9 (11.39%) NUnit
2 8 (10.13%) CruiseControl
2 8 (10.13%) Visual Studio
3 7 (8.86%) Rhino Mocks
3 7 (8.86%) Moq
3 7 (8.86%) TeamCity
3 7 (8.86%) Cucumber
3 7 (8.86%) SpecFlow
4 2 (2.53%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.53%) JUnit
5 1 (1.27%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (1.27%) MSBuild
General
1 9 (11.39%) Advertising
2 7 (8.86%) Games
3 6 (7.59%) Electronics
4 2 (2.53%) Retail
Job Titles
1 57 (72.15%) Developer
2 23 (29.11%) Java Developer
3 20 (25.32%) C++ Developer
4 19 (24.05%) Software Engineer
5 12 (15.19%) Software Developer
6 8 (10.13%) C++ Software Engineer
7 7 (8.86%) Senior Developer
7 7 (8.86%) C# Developer
8 6 (7.59%) Senior C++ Developer
8 6 (7.59%) C++ Software Developer
9 5 (6.33%) Programmer
9 5 (6.33%) Applications Developer
9 5 (6.33%) C++ Programmer
9 5 (6.33%) C++ Applications Developer
10 4 (5.06%) Analyst
11 3 (3.80%) Analyst Programmer
11 3 (3.80%) Java Software Developer
11 3 (3.80%) C++ Analyst Programmer
12 2 (2.53%) Android Developer
12 2 (2.53%) Junior C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (68.35%) HTML
2 51 (64.56%) CSS
3 18 (22.78%) XML
4 17 (21.52%) XHTML
5 13 (16.46%) .NET
5 13 (16.46%) HTML5
6 11 (13.92%) OpenGL
6 11 (13.92%) Middleware
6 11 (13.92%) Web Services
6 11 (13.92%) WCF
7 9 (11.39%) MFC
8 8 (10.13%) REST
9 7 (8.86%) RabbitMQ
9 7 (8.86%) RESTful
9 7 (8.86%) Gherkin
9 7 (8.86%) MSMQ
9 7 (8.86%) SOAP
9 7 (8.86%) ActiveMQ
10 6 (7.59%) STL
10 6 (7.59%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.66%) MPEG
2 9 (11.39%) Mathematics
2 9 (11.39%) Computer Science
3 6 (7.59%) 3D Graphics
3 6 (7.59%) Data Structures
3 6 (7.59%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.53%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.27%) iPhone
5 1 (1.27%) Open Source
5 1 (1.27%) iPad
5 1 (1.27%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (1.27%) User Experience
5 1 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 30 (37.97%) Linux
2 20 (25.32%) Android
3 4 (5.06%) Windows
4 2 (2.53%) UNIX
5 1 (1.27%) Windows Phone 7
5 1 (1.27%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.27%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (62.03%) OO
2 41 (51.90%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (43.04%) Software Engineering
4 29 (36.71%) OOD
4 29 (36.71%) Software Architecture
5 20 (25.32%) Scrum
5 20 (25.32%) Multithreading
6 19 (24.05%) Android Development
7 18 (22.78%) OOP
8 17 (21.52%) Web Development
9 11 (13.92%) Kanban
9 11 (13.92%) Refactoring
10 10 (12.66%) TDD
11 8 (10.13%) E-Commerce
11 8 (10.13%) BDD
12 7 (8.86%) MapReduce
12 7 (8.86%) Automated Testing
12 7 (8.86%) Workflow
13 6 (7.59%) PDM
13 6 (7.59%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 49 (62.03%) C++
2 34 (43.04%) Java
3 32 (40.51%) JavaScript
4 24 (30.38%) C
5 19 (24.05%) Bash Shell
5 19 (24.05%) Perl
5 19 (24.05%) Python
6 14 (17.72%) C#
7 7 (8.86%) Ruby
8 5 (6.33%) SQL
9 3 (3.80%) ActionScript
10 2 (2.53%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.27%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.27%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 8 (10.13%) Degree
2 3 (3.80%) DV Cleared
2 3 (3.80%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.27%) MCAD
3 1 (1.27%) MCSD
3 1 (1.27%) MCPD
3 1 (1.27%) MCTS
3 1 (1.27%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (10.13%) Toshiba
1 8 (10.13%) Panasonic
2 5 (6.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.80%) Adobe
3 3 (3.80%) IBM
3 3 (3.80%) Business Objects
3 3 (3.80%) Oracle
4 1 (1.27%) Renesas
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Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
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Connectus
Salary: £24000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Westek Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago