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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 100 101 109
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +8
Permanent jobs citing OOD 157 135 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.63% 2.44% 2.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.16% 2.98% 3.07%
Number of salaries quoted 129 128 120
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £21,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,600 £40,000 £45,000
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
4966 4533 4495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 83.17% 81.87% 78.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4175 3818 3966
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
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 26 January 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 26 January 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 +11 53 £41,250 +17.85% 3
Wiltshire +24 31 £38,500 +18.46% 1
Gloucestershire +22 29 £40,000 - 5
Devon -19 19 £36,000 -4.00% 2
Dorset -22 11 £39,000 - 6
Somerset -10 10 £34,500 -1.42%
Cornwall - 4 £32,500 -
OOD
England

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 240 (76.43%) OO
2 184 (58.60%) Agile Software Development
3 174 (55.41%) C#
4 162 (51.59%) Software Engineering
5 147 (46.82%) C++
6 139 (44.27%) .NET
7 121 (38.54%) Java
8 117 (37.26%) TDD
9 100 (31.85%) SQL Server
10 97 (30.89%) Scrum
11 93 (29.62%) OOP
12 88 (28.03%) SQL
13 82 (26.11%) JavaScript
14 72 (22.93%) BDD
15 67 (21.34%) ASP.NET
15 67 (21.34%) E-Commerce
16 64 (20.38%) Windows
16 64 (20.38%) Linux
16 64 (20.38%) Microsoft
17 63 (20.06%) .NET Framework
18 62 (19.75%) OOA/OOD
18 62 (19.75%) Oracle
19 61 (19.43%) Web Services
20 56 (17.83%) Spring
21 55 (17.52%) SOAP
22 53 (16.88%) WCF
23 50 (15.92%) jQuery
23 50 (15.92%) Degree
23 50 (15.92%) HTML
23 50 (15.92%) C

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 11 (3.50%) nginx
1 11 (3.50%) Gunicorn
2 6 (1.91%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (1.59%) Apache
3 5 (1.59%) Tomcat
4 4 (1.27%) Confluence
4 4 (1.27%) IIS
5 3 (0.96%) CMS
6 2 (0.64%) Oracle Application Server
6 2 (0.64%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.64%) JBoss
6 2 (0.64%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (0.64%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.32%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.32%) Drupal
7 1 (0.32%) WordPress
Applications
1 34 (10.83%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.64%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (0.64%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 23 (7.32%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (4.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (7.96%) Internet
2 10 (3.18%) TCP/IP
3 6 (1.91%) DLNA
4 2 (0.64%) Intranet
4 2 (0.64%) LDAP
5 1 (0.32%) HTTP
5 1 (0.32%) DVB
5 1 (0.32%) IPsec
5 1 (0.32%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (31.85%) SQL Server
2 33 (10.51%) MySQL
3 30 (9.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 24 (7.64%) Hadoop
5 17 (5.41%) Big Data
6 11 (3.50%) Oracle Database
6 11 (3.50%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (2.87%) Apache Accumulo
8 8 (2.55%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (1.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (1.27%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (1.27%) RavenDB
11 3 (0.96%) SQLite
12 2 (0.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (0.64%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (0.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (0.64%) MongoDB
12 2 (0.64%) NoSQL
12 2 (0.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 2 (0.64%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 30 (9.55%) NUnit
1 30 (9.55%) Moq
2 28 (8.92%) TeamCity
3 27 (8.60%) Rhino Mocks
3 27 (8.60%) Cucumber
4 23 (7.32%) SpecFlow
4 23 (7.32%) CruiseControl
5 19 (6.05%) Subversion
5 19 (6.05%) Git (software)
6 10 (3.18%) JUnit
7 8 (2.55%) Selenium
7 8 (2.55%) FitNesse
8 7 (2.23%) Visual Studio
8 7 (2.23%) MSBuild
9 5 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (1.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 4 (1.27%) JIRA
10 4 (1.27%) ReSharper
10 4 (1.27%) WATIR
10 4 (1.27%) NCrunch
General
1 29 (9.24%) Retail
2 26 (8.28%) Games
3 10 (3.18%) Finance
4 6 (1.91%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.59%) Back Office
5 5 (1.59%) Aerospace
6 4 (1.27%) Banking
7 3 (0.96%) Electronics
8 2 (0.64%) Marketing
8 2 (0.64%) Military
9 1 (0.32%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.32%) Law
9 1 (0.32%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 174 (55.41%) Developer
2 100 (31.85%) Software Engineer
3 46 (14.65%) Senior Developer
4 44 (14.01%) C++ Software Engineer
5 41 (13.06%) Software Developer
6 36 (11.46%) C# Developer
7 32 (10.19%) C++ Developer
8 28 (8.92%) .NET Developer
9 20 (6.37%) C++ Software Developer
10 16 (5.10%) Programmer
10 16 (5.10%) Software Programmer
11 15 (4.78%) Graduate
12 14 (4.46%) Team Leader
13 13 (4.14%) C++ Programmer
13 13 (4.14%) Web Developer
14 12 (3.82%) Technical Team Leader
14 12 (3.82%) Senior Software Developer
14 12 (3.82%) C# .NET Developer
15 11 (3.50%) Architect
15 11 (3.50%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 139 (44.27%) .NET
2 67 (21.34%) ASP.NET
3 63 (20.06%) .NET Framework
4 61 (19.43%) Web Services
5 56 (17.83%) Spring
6 55 (17.52%) SOAP
7 53 (16.88%) WCF
8 50 (15.92%) HTML
8 50 (15.92%) jQuery
9 49 (15.61%) MSMQ
10 42 (13.38%) CSS
11 36 (11.46%) Qt
12 33 (10.51%) ASP.NET MVC
13 30 (9.55%) XML
14 27 (8.60%) REST
15 23 (7.32%) Gherkin
15 23 (7.32%) RESTful
16 22 (7.01%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 18 (5.73%) J2EE
18 15 (4.78%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 41 (13.06%) Mathematics
2 21 (6.69%) Computer Science
2 21 (6.69%) Data Structures
3 18 (5.73%) Algorithms
3 18 (5.73%) User Experience
4 17 (5.41%) MPEG
5 13 (4.14%) Mobile Payment
6 11 (3.50%) GIS
7 10 (3.18%) iPhone
7 10 (3.18%) iPad
8 9 (2.87%) Client/Server
9 8 (2.55%) N-Tier
10 7 (2.23%) Mobile App
11 6 (1.91%) Analytical Skills
12 4 (1.27%) Open Source
12 4 (1.27%) Physics
13 2 (0.64%) Web 2.0
13 2 (0.64%) W3C
13 2 (0.64%) 3D Graphics
13 2 (0.64%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 64 (20.38%) Windows
1 64 (20.38%) Linux
2 32 (10.19%) Apple iOS
3 31 (9.87%) Android
4 15 (4.78%) Windows Phone
5 13 (4.14%) Windows Phone 7
6 11 (3.50%) UNIX
7 4 (1.27%) Solaris
8 2 (0.64%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.64%) Windows CE
8 2 (0.64%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 240 (76.43%) OO
2 184 (58.60%) Agile Software Development
3 162 (51.59%) Software Engineering
4 117 (37.26%) TDD
5 97 (30.89%) Scrum
6 93 (29.62%) OOP
7 72 (22.93%) BDD
8 67 (21.34%) E-Commerce
9 62 (19.75%) OOA/OOD
10 47 (14.97%) MVC
11 41 (13.06%) Pair Programming
12 40 (12.74%) Waterfall
13 29 (9.24%) Android Development
14 28 (8.92%) Kanban
15 25 (7.96%) Unit Testing
16 23 (7.32%) Multithreading
16 23 (7.32%) Automated Testing
17 21 (6.69%) Workflow
18 18 (5.73%) Signal Processing
19 17 (5.41%) Digital Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 174 (55.41%) C#
2 147 (46.82%) C++
3 121 (38.54%) Java
4 88 (28.03%) SQL
5 82 (26.11%) JavaScript
6 50 (15.92%) C
7 28 (8.92%) Ruby
8 22 (7.01%) Python
9 13 (4.14%) TypeScript
10 11 (3.50%) Objective-C
10 11 (3.50%) Perl
11 10 (3.18%) T-SQL
11 10 (3.18%) VB.NET
12 8 (2.55%) Bash Shell
13 6 (1.91%) PL/SQL
14 5 (1.59%) VB
15 4 (1.27%) Shell Script
16 2 (0.64%) XAML
16 2 (0.64%) XPath
16 2 (0.64%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 50 (15.92%) Degree
2 17 (5.41%) Security Cleared
3 12 (3.82%) DV Cleared
4 3 (0.96%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.96%) MCP
5 2 (0.64%) PhD
6 1 (0.32%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.82%) QA
2 2 (0.64%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.64%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.64%) TickIT
System Software
1 2 (0.64%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (0.64%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (0.64%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (0.64%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 64 (20.38%) Microsoft
2 62 (19.75%) Oracle
3 33 (10.51%) hybris
4 4 (1.27%) RedPrairie
4 4 (1.27%) Intel
4 4 (1.27%) Endeca
5 3 (0.96%) Google
5 3 (0.96%) Adobe
5 3 (0.96%) IBM
6 2 (0.64%) EPiServer
6 2 (0.64%) Business Objects
6 2 (0.64%) SAP
7 1 (0.32%) Sybase
7 1 (0.32%) Zend
7 1 (0.32%) Renesas
Gloucester
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum, Benefits Generous Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum with Package
Posted: 12 hours ago
Poole
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + 25 days holiday, pension, flexi time
Posted: 3 days ago
Dorset
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
Barnstaple, Devon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Poole
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000 plus 27 Days Holiday.
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £28000 - £45000 per annum + Great benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Poole
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Noir Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago