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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 108 105 134
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +29
Permanent jobs citing OOD 162 138 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.48% 2.46% 1.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.02% 3.00% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 144 127 76
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £49,550 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
5361 4606 4331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 82.20% 81.96% 77.41%
Number of salaries quoted 4404 3988 3782
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 27 November 2014.

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 27 November 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
Bristol +18 73 £47,500 +40.74% 10
Gloucestershire +13 27 £37,500 -11.76% 7
Somerset -6 23 £50,000 +42.85%
Wiltshire +7 17 £41,000 -28.69% 5
Devon -27 14 £34,500 -1.42% 1
Dorset -22 5 £31,000 -20.51% 2
Cornwall - 3 £32,500 -
OOD
England

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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.

1 215 (71.43%) OO
2 174 (57.81%) Agile Software Development
3 163 (54.15%) C#
4 145 (48.17%) Software Engineering
5 137 (45.51%) .NET
6 126 (41.86%) C++
7 109 (36.21%) TDD
8 103 (34.22%) Java
9 91 (30.23%) Scrum
10 90 (29.90%) SQL Server
11 88 (29.24%) SQL
12 79 (26.25%) JavaScript
13 76 (25.25%) ASP.NET
14 73 (24.25%) OOP
14 73 (24.25%) OOA/OOD
15 70 (23.26%) Windows
16 69 (22.92%) Web Services
17 66 (21.93%) WCF
18 62 (20.60%) jQuery
18 62 (20.60%) MVC
19 58 (19.27%) Microsoft
20 57 (18.94%) BDD
21 56 (18.60%) HTML
22 55 (18.27%) CSS
23 54 (17.94%) Oracle
23 54 (17.94%) Linux
23 54 (17.94%) .NET Framework
24 51 (16.94%) E-Commerce
25 49 (16.28%) Spring
26 48 (15.95%) Degree

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 13 (4.32%) nginx
1 13 (4.32%) Gunicorn
2 9 (2.99%) Tomcat
3 8 (2.66%) Apache
4 7 (2.33%) IIS
5 6 (1.99%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (1.33%) Confluence
7 2 (0.66%) CMS
8 1 (0.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 15 (4.98%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.66%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 20 (6.64%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (2.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.99%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (8.97%) Internet
2 6 (1.99%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.66%) Intranet
3 2 (0.66%) DLNA
4 1 (0.33%) HTTP
4 1 (0.33%) DVB
4 1 (0.33%) IPsec
4 1 (0.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (29.90%) SQL Server
2 35 (11.63%) MySQL
3 25 (8.31%) SQL Server 2008
4 24 (7.97%) Hadoop
5 13 (4.32%) PostgreSQL
5 13 (4.32%) Big Data
6 12 (3.99%) Apache Accumulo
7 9 (2.99%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (2.33%) Oracle Database
9 5 (1.66%) SQLite
10 4 (1.33%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (1.33%) RDBMS
10 4 (1.33%) Oracle Database 10g
10 4 (1.33%) DB2
10 4 (1.33%) MS Access
10 4 (1.33%) Relational Database
10 4 (1.33%) RavenDB
11 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 27 (8.97%) NUnit
1 27 (8.97%) Moq
2 25 (8.31%) TeamCity
3 24 (7.97%) Cucumber
3 24 (7.97%) Rhino Mocks
4 23 (7.64%) Subversion
5 21 (6.98%) Git (software)
6 20 (6.64%) CruiseControl
6 20 (6.64%) SpecFlow
7 12 (3.99%) Visual Studio
8 11 (3.65%) JUnit
8 11 (3.65%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (2.66%) MSBuild
10 5 (1.66%) Robotium
10 5 (1.66%) Mechanoid
10 5 (1.66%) Robolectric
11 4 (1.33%) NCrunch
11 4 (1.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 4 (1.33%) JIRA
11 4 (1.33%) ReSharper
General
1 28 (9.30%) Games
2 15 (4.98%) Finance
2 15 (4.98%) Retail
3 10 (3.32%) Telecoms
4 7 (2.33%) Banking
5 5 (1.66%) Aerospace
5 5 (1.66%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (1.33%) Back Office
7 3 (1.00%) Electronics
8 2 (0.66%) Military
8 2 (0.66%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.66%) Marketing
9 1 (0.33%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 166 (55.15%) Developer
2 82 (27.24%) Software Engineer
3 61 (20.27%) Senior Developer
4 44 (14.62%) C++ Software Engineer
5 39 (12.96%) C# Developer
5 39 (12.96%) Software Developer
6 29 (9.63%) .NET Developer
7 23 (7.64%) C++ Developer
8 18 (5.98%) Senior C# Developer
9 17 (5.65%) Team Leader
10 16 (5.32%) Java Developer
10 16 (5.32%) Graduate
11 15 (4.98%) Web Developer
12 14 (4.65%) Senior Software Developer
12 14 (4.65%) C# .NET Developer
13 13 (4.32%) C++ Software Developer
13 13 (4.32%) Python Developer
13 13 (4.32%) Senior Python Developer
14 12 (3.99%) Technical Team Leader
15 11 (3.65%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 137 (45.51%) .NET
2 76 (25.25%) ASP.NET
3 69 (22.92%) Web Services
4 66 (21.93%) WCF
5 62 (20.60%) jQuery
6 56 (18.60%) HTML
7 55 (18.27%) CSS
8 54 (17.94%) .NET Framework
9 49 (16.28%) Spring
10 45 (14.95%) ASP.NET MVC
11 37 (12.29%) Qt
11 37 (12.29%) XML
12 36 (11.96%) SOAP
13 34 (11.30%) MSMQ
14 28 (9.30%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 27 (8.97%) NHibernate
16 26 (8.64%) RESTful
17 21 (6.98%) REST
18 20 (6.64%) Gherkin
19 19 (6.31%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 34 (11.30%) Computer Science
2 29 (9.63%) Mathematics
3 28 (9.30%) Data Structures
4 24 (7.97%) Algorithms
5 22 (7.31%) User Experience
6 21 (6.98%) N-Tier
7 17 (5.65%) Mobile Payment
8 14 (4.65%) Mobile App
8 14 (4.65%) Client/Server
9 13 (4.32%) GIS
10 12 (3.99%) iPhone
10 12 (3.99%) iPad
11 9 (2.99%) Physics
12 4 (1.33%) Open Source
12 4 (1.33%) MPEG
12 4 (1.33%) Web 2.0
13 3 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
13 3 (1.00%) Analytical Skills
14 2 (0.66%) 3D Graphics
14 2 (0.66%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 70 (23.26%) Windows
2 54 (17.94%) Linux
3 36 (11.96%) Apple iOS
4 32 (10.63%) Android
5 19 (6.31%) Windows Phone
6 17 (5.65%) Windows Phone 7
7 14 (4.65%) UNIX
8 4 (1.33%) Windows CE
9 2 (0.66%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.66%) Solaris
9 2 (0.66%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 215 (71.43%) OO
2 174 (57.81%) Agile Software Development
3 145 (48.17%) Software Engineering
4 109 (36.21%) TDD
5 91 (30.23%) Scrum
6 73 (24.25%) OOP
6 73 (24.25%) OOA/OOD
7 62 (20.60%) MVC
8 57 (18.94%) BDD
9 51 (16.94%) E-Commerce
10 35 (11.63%) Unit Testing
11 33 (10.96%) Pair Programming
12 32 (10.63%) Waterfall
13 28 (9.30%) Kanban
14 27 (8.97%) Android Development
15 23 (7.64%) Data Modelling
16 21 (6.98%) Continuous Integration
17 20 (6.64%) Mentoring
17 20 (6.64%) Automated Testing
18 18 (5.98%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 163 (54.15%) C#
2 126 (41.86%) C++
3 103 (34.22%) Java
4 88 (29.24%) SQL
5 79 (26.25%) JavaScript
6 40 (13.29%) C
7 25 (8.31%) Ruby
8 19 (6.31%) Python
9 14 (4.65%) TypeScript
10 12 (3.99%) Objective-C
11 10 (3.32%) VB
11 10 (3.32%) VB.NET
12 8 (2.66%) Shell Script
12 8 (2.66%) PHP
13 7 (2.33%) T-SQL
14 5 (1.66%) Perl
14 5 (1.66%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.66%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.66%) XAML
16 1 (0.33%) VC++
Qualifications
1 48 (15.95%) Degree
2 13 (4.32%) Security Cleared
3 10 (3.32%) DV Cleared
4 5 (1.66%) PhD
5 4 (1.33%) HND
6 3 (1.00%) MCP
7 2 (0.66%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.99%) QA
2 2 (0.66%) TickIT
2 2 (0.66%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 58 (19.27%) Microsoft
2 54 (17.94%) Oracle
3 25 (8.31%) hybris
4 5 (1.66%) SAP
4 5 (1.66%) Intel
4 5 (1.66%) Google
5 4 (1.33%) Endeca
5 4 (1.33%) RedPrairie
6 2 (0.66%) Zend
6 2 (0.66%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.33%) Adobe
7 1 (0.33%) Twitter
Gloucestershire
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Salary: £1 per annum + Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol
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Salary: £0 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 8 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
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Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum, Benefits Generous Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
South West England
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Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 to £28000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Devon
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000 plus 27 Days Holiday.
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
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House of Fraser
Posted: 8 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
House of Fraser
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + 25 days holiday, Pension, Health Care
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Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Package
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