The table below looks at the statistics for 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 OOD over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 113 110 102
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -8
Permanent jobs citing OOD 132 113 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.26% 2.22% 2.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.72% 2.72% 3.26%
Number of salaries quoted 115 108 117
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
4860 4151 4108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 83.28% 81.52% 78.41%
Number of salaries quoted 4061 3483 3618
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

OOD
Salary Trend in the South West

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

OOD Salary Trend in the South West

OOD
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OOD across the South West region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

OOD Salary Histogram in the South West

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 OOD within the South West region over the 3 months to 6 March 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 +4 41 £43,250 +23.57% 5
Wiltshire +29 25 £39,000 +20.00% 5
Gloucestershire +8 23 £40,000 -3.03% 1
Devon -5 23 £36,000 -4.00% 3
Dorset -35 12 £40,000 +15.94% 4
Somerset -11 6 £32,500 -4.41% 1
Cornwall - 1 £32,500 -
OOD
England

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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.

1 243 (83.22%) OO
2 163 (55.82%) C#
3 157 (53.77%) Agile Software Development
3 157 (53.77%) Software Engineering
4 152 (52.05%) C++
5 134 (45.89%) .NET
6 119 (40.75%) Java
7 101 (34.59%) TDD
8 93 (31.85%) OOP
9 92 (31.51%) SQL
10 91 (31.16%) Scrum
11 81 (27.74%) SQL Server
12 66 (22.60%) JavaScript
12 66 (22.60%) Linux
12 66 (22.60%) Windows
13 62 (21.23%) BDD
14 59 (20.21%) E-Commerce
14 59 (20.21%) Oracle
15 57 (19.52%) C
16 53 (18.15%) Web Services
17 52 (17.81%) Spring
17 52 (17.81%) Degree
18 50 (17.12%) .NET Framework
19 49 (16.78%) Microsoft
20 48 (16.44%) ASP.NET
20 48 (16.44%) SOAP
21 47 (16.10%) OOA/OOD
22 41 (14.04%) HTML
22 41 (14.04%) Mathematics
23 40 (13.70%) MySQL

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 6 (2.05%) nginx
1 6 (2.05%) Gunicorn
2 5 (1.71%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (1.03%) CMS
4 2 (0.68%) Oracle Application Server
4 2 (0.68%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.68%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (0.68%) WebLogic
4 2 (0.68%) JBoss
4 2 (0.68%) Apache
4 2 (0.68%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.34%) Joomla!
5 1 (0.34%) Drupal
5 1 (0.34%) WordPress
Applications
1 35 (11.99%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.68%) MS Office
3 1 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (0.68%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 18 (6.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (5.82%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (6.85%) Internet
2 10 (3.42%) TCP/IP
3 6 (2.05%) DLNA
4 2 (0.68%) LDAP
4 2 (0.68%) HTTP
5 1 (0.34%) DVB
5 1 (0.34%) IPsec
5 1 (0.34%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (27.74%) SQL Server
2 40 (13.70%) MySQL
3 26 (8.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 21 (7.19%) Hadoop
5 14 (4.79%) Big Data
6 11 (3.77%) Oracle Database
7 9 (3.08%) Apache Accumulo
8 6 (2.05%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (1.71%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (1.37%) Relational Database
10 4 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (1.37%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (1.03%) SQLite
12 2 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (0.68%) Oracle9i Database
12 2 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.68%) OLTP
12 2 (0.68%) TKPROF
13 1 (0.34%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 20 (6.85%) NUnit
1 20 (6.85%) Subversion
1 20 (6.85%) Moq
2 18 (6.16%) TeamCity
3 17 (5.82%) Rhino Mocks
3 17 (5.82%) CruiseControl
3 17 (5.82%) Cucumber
3 17 (5.82%) SpecFlow
4 12 (4.11%) Selenium
4 12 (4.11%) FitNesse
5 10 (3.42%) Git (software)
6 9 (3.08%) JUnit
7 6 (2.05%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (1.71%) MSBuild
9 4 (1.37%) Visual Studio
9 4 (1.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 3 (1.03%) IntelliJ
10 3 (1.03%) MSTest
10 3 (1.03%) Robotium
10 3 (1.03%) Jenkins
General
1 27 (9.25%) Retail
2 19 (6.51%) Games
3 7 (2.40%) Telecoms
3 7 (2.40%) Finance
4 5 (1.71%) Aerospace
5 4 (1.37%) Banking
5 4 (1.37%) Marketing
6 3 (1.03%) Electronics
7 2 (0.68%) Military
7 2 (0.68%) Law
8 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.34%) Advertising
8 1 (0.34%) Back Office
8 1 (0.34%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 155 (53.08%) Developer
2 113 (38.70%) Software Engineer
3 40 (13.70%) C++ Software Engineer
4 37 (12.67%) Software Developer
5 33 (11.30%) Senior Developer
5 33 (11.30%) C# Developer
6 30 (10.27%) .NET Developer
6 30 (10.27%) C++ Developer
7 23 (7.88%) Programmer
8 21 (7.19%) Software Programmer
9 20 (6.85%) C++ Software Developer
10 17 (5.82%) Graduate
11 14 (4.79%) C++ Programmer
11 14 (4.79%) C# .NET Developer
12 13 (4.45%) Web Developer
13 12 (4.11%) Team Leader
13 12 (4.11%) Graduate Software Engineer
14 10 (3.42%) Architect
14 10 (3.42%) Applications Developer
15 9 (3.08%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 134 (45.89%) .NET
2 53 (18.15%) Web Services
3 52 (17.81%) Spring
4 50 (17.12%) .NET Framework
5 48 (16.44%) ASP.NET
5 48 (16.44%) SOAP
6 41 (14.04%) HTML
7 40 (13.70%) MSMQ
8 39 (13.36%) WCF
9 36 (12.33%) Qt
10 31 (10.62%) CSS
11 30 (10.27%) jQuery
12 23 (7.88%) REST
12 23 (7.88%) XML
13 22 (7.53%) Apache Camel
13 22 (7.53%) Apache CXF
14 18 (6.16%) ASP.NET MVC
15 17 (5.82%) RESTful
15 17 (5.82%) Gherkin
16 16 (5.48%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 41 (14.04%) Mathematics
2 19 (6.51%) MPEG
3 18 (6.16%) User Experience
4 16 (5.48%) Computer Science
5 15 (5.14%) Data Structures
6 13 (4.45%) Mobile Payment
7 12 (4.11%) Algorithms
8 10 (3.42%) iPad
8 10 (3.42%) iPhone
9 9 (3.08%) Mobile App
10 6 (2.05%) GIS
11 4 (1.37%) NHS
11 4 (1.37%) Client/Server
11 4 (1.37%) N-Tier
11 4 (1.37%) Open Source
11 4 (1.37%) Physics
11 4 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
12 3 (1.03%) Embedded Systems
13 2 (0.68%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 66 (22.60%) Windows
1 66 (22.60%) Linux
2 31 (10.62%) Android
3 28 (9.59%) Apple iOS
4 13 (4.45%) Windows Phone
4 13 (4.45%) Windows Phone 7
5 6 (2.05%) UNIX
6 4 (1.37%) Windows CE
6 4 (1.37%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 243 (83.22%) OO
2 157 (53.77%) Agile Software Development
2 157 (53.77%) Software Engineering
3 101 (34.59%) TDD
4 93 (31.85%) OOP
5 91 (31.16%) Scrum
6 62 (21.23%) BDD
7 59 (20.21%) E-Commerce
8 47 (16.10%) OOA/OOD
9 36 (12.33%) Waterfall
10 35 (11.99%) MVC
11 33 (11.30%) Pair Programming
12 30 (10.27%) Android Development
13 25 (8.56%) Kanban
14 23 (7.88%) Multithreading
14 23 (7.88%) Signal Processing
15 22 (7.53%) Digital Signal Processing
16 20 (6.85%) Unit Testing
17 18 (6.16%) iOS Development
18 17 (5.82%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 163 (55.82%) C#
2 152 (52.05%) C++
3 119 (40.75%) Java
4 92 (31.51%) SQL
5 66 (22.60%) JavaScript
6 57 (19.52%) C
7 20 (6.85%) Python
8 18 (6.16%) Ruby
9 13 (4.45%) Objective-C
10 11 (3.77%) Perl
11 10 (3.42%) VB.NET
12 8 (2.74%) PL/SQL
12 8 (2.74%) T-SQL
12 8 (2.74%) Bash Shell
12 8 (2.74%) TypeScript
13 6 (2.05%) Dart
14 3 (1.03%) VB
15 2 (0.68%) ActionScript
15 2 (0.68%) Embedded C++
15 2 (0.68%) XPath
Qualifications
1 52 (17.81%) Degree
2 17 (5.82%) Security Cleared
3 12 (4.11%) DV Cleared
4 5 (1.71%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.03%) MCP
5 3 (1.03%) VCP4
6 2 (0.68%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.42%) QA
2 2 (0.68%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.68%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.68%) TickIT
System Software
1 2 (0.68%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (0.68%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (0.68%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (0.68%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 59 (20.21%) Oracle
2 49 (16.78%) Microsoft
3 28 (9.59%) hybris
4 4 (1.37%) Sybase
5 3 (1.03%) Adobe
5 3 (1.03%) Google
5 3 (1.03%) IBM
6 2 (0.68%) Intel
6 2 (0.68%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.34%) Zend
7 1 (0.34%) Renesas
Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bristol
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Wiltshire
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Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Poole
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, 25 days, pension, health care
Posted: Yesterday
Barnstaple, Devon
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Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Barnstaple, Devon
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Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + bens
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Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Pension + Medical
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Brightpearl
Salary: £40,000 - £65,000 per year
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 per year
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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Chippenham
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