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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 188 110 118
Rank change year-on-year
-78 +8
Permanent jobs citing OOD 67 147 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.18% 2.50% 2.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.34% 2.88% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 48 123 118
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £27,550
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
4987 5100 4540
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 87.58% 86.62% 84.64%
Number of salaries quoted 4144 4299 3844
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 -32 23 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Somerset +1 14 £40,000 +15.94% 4
Devon -6 11 £36,000 - 2
Wiltshire -15 7 £52,500 +33.75%
Dorset -7 6 £38,750 -0.64% 5
Gloucestershire -20 6 £50,000 +25.00% 7
OOD
England

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 104 (84.55%) OO
2 72 (58.54%) C#
3 70 (56.91%) Software Engineering
4 68 (55.28%) Agile Software Development
5 62 (50.41%) Java
6 54 (43.90%) SQL
7 47 (38.21%) OOP
7 47 (38.21%) TDD
8 44 (35.77%) .NET
9 42 (34.15%) Scrum
10 40 (32.52%) HTML
11 36 (29.27%) Mathematics
11 36 (29.27%) CSS
12 35 (28.46%) C++
13 32 (26.02%) Degree
13 32 (26.02%) Spring
14 31 (25.20%) Web Services
15 27 (21.95%) Oracle
15 27 (21.95%) Pair Programming
15 27 (21.95%) hybris
16 25 (20.33%) MVC
17 24 (19.51%) C
17 24 (19.51%) JavaScript
17 24 (19.51%) ASP.NET
17 24 (19.51%) UML
18 23 (18.70%) Microsoft
18 23 (18.70%) BDD
19 22 (17.89%) SQL Server
20 21 (17.07%) J2EE
20 21 (17.07%) JUnit

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 7 (5.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 7 (5.69%) WebSphere
1 7 (5.69%) WebSphere Application Server
2 5 (4.07%) CMS
2 5 (4.07%) WebLogic
3 4 (3.25%) Oracle Application Server
4 3 (2.44%) Apache
4 3 (2.44%) Umbraco
5 2 (1.63%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.63%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.81%) Node.js
Applications
1 7 (5.69%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.63%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (8.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (4.88%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (3.25%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.81%) GitHub
2 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.50%) Bluetooth
2 7 (5.69%) Internet
3 6 (4.88%) Wideband
4 5 (4.07%) LDAP
5 1 (0.81%) Firewall
5 1 (0.81%) Intranet
5 1 (0.81%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (17.89%) SQL Server
2 18 (14.63%) MySQL
3 12 (9.76%) Oracle Database
4 7 (5.69%) BusinessObjects
4 7 (5.69%) Oracle BI EE
5 6 (4.88%) Data Mining
6 5 (4.07%) Apache Accumulo
6 5 (4.07%) Big Data
6 5 (4.07%) Hadoop
6 5 (4.07%) OLTP
6 5 (4.07%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (4.07%) TKPROF
7 4 (3.25%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (3.25%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (3.25%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.81%) DB2
8 1 (0.81%) Informix
8 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 21 (17.07%) JUnit
2 13 (10.57%) Git (software)
3 11 (8.94%) Visual Studio
4 7 (5.69%) NUnit
4 7 (5.69%) Subversion
5 6 (4.88%) Moq
6 5 (4.07%) Mercurial
6 5 (4.07%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (2.44%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.63%) LabVIEW
8 2 (1.63%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.63%) Xcode
9 1 (0.81%) Hudson
9 1 (0.81%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.81%) JIRA
9 1 (0.81%) Maven
9 1 (0.81%) MSTest
9 1 (0.81%) NetBeans
9 1 (0.81%) Selenium
General
1 18 (14.63%) Electronics
1 18 (14.63%) Finance
1 18 (14.63%) Telecoms
2 14 (11.38%) Manufacturing
2 14 (11.38%) Retail
3 10 (8.13%) Marketing
4 5 (4.07%) Aerospace
4 5 (4.07%) Military
5 3 (2.44%) Law
6 2 (1.63%) Banking
6 2 (1.63%) Publishing
7 1 (0.81%) Advertising
7 1 (0.81%) Back Office
7 1 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 56 (45.53%) Developer
2 42 (34.15%) Software Engineer
3 39 (31.71%) Java Engineer
4 27 (21.95%) Java Software Engineer
5 21 (17.07%) C# Developer
5 21 (17.07%) Senior Developer
6 20 (16.26%) C# Software Engineer
6 20 (16.26%) Software Developer
7 17 (13.82%) .NET Developer
8 16 (13.01%) C# .NET Developer
9 15 (12.20%) C# Software Developer
9 15 (12.20%) Java Developer
10 14 (11.38%) ASP.NET Developer
10 14 (11.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 12 (9.76%) .NET Software Developer
11 12 (9.76%) SQL Developer
12 9 (7.32%) Senior C# Developer
13 8 (6.50%) C++ Software Engineer
13 8 (6.50%) Firmware Engineer
13 8 (6.50%) Senior Firmware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (35.77%) .NET
2 40 (32.52%) HTML
3 36 (29.27%) CSS
4 32 (26.02%) Spring
5 31 (25.20%) Web Services
6 24 (19.51%) ASP.NET
7 21 (17.07%) J2EE
8 19 (15.45%) JSON
9 16 (13.01%) .NET Framework
10 14 (11.38%) REST
11 13 (10.57%) Spring MVC
11 13 (10.57%) XML
12 11 (8.94%) Apache Camel
12 11 (8.94%) Apache CXF
13 9 (7.32%) Hibernate
13 9 (7.32%) jQuery
13 9 (7.32%) LINQ
14 8 (6.50%) Entity Framework
14 8 (6.50%) Flash
14 8 (6.50%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 36 (29.27%) Mathematics
2 16 (13.01%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (10.57%) Algorithms
3 13 (10.57%) Data Structures
4 12 (9.76%) Computer Science
4 12 (9.76%) User Experience
5 8 (6.50%) Physics
6 7 (5.69%) ASIC
6 7 (5.69%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (4.07%) Management Information System
8 4 (3.25%) Replication
8 4 (3.25%) W3C
9 3 (2.44%) LIMS
10 2 (1.63%) Arduino
10 2 (1.63%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (1.63%) Internet of Things
10 2 (1.63%) iPad
10 2 (1.63%) iPhone
10 2 (1.63%) Mechatronics
10 2 (1.63%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 18 (14.63%) Windows
2 7 (5.69%) Linux
2 7 (5.69%) Unix
3 3 (2.44%) Android
4 2 (1.63%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.81%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (84.55%) OO
2 70 (56.91%) Software Engineering
3 68 (55.28%) Agile Software Development
4 47 (38.21%) OOP
4 47 (38.21%) TDD
5 42 (34.15%) Scrum
6 27 (21.95%) Pair Programming
7 25 (20.33%) MVC
8 24 (19.51%) UML
9 23 (18.70%) BDD
10 20 (16.26%) Data Modelling
11 19 (15.45%) SDLC
12 16 (13.01%) OOA/OOD
13 15 (12.20%) Continuous Integration
14 14 (11.38%) Business Intelligence
15 13 (10.57%) Procedural Programming
15 13 (10.57%) Unit Testing
16 12 (9.76%) High Availability
17 10 (8.13%) Digital Marketing
17 10 (8.13%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 72 (58.54%) C#
2 62 (50.41%) Java
3 54 (43.90%) SQL
4 35 (28.46%) C++
5 24 (19.51%) C
5 24 (19.51%) JavaScript
6 14 (11.38%) Perl
7 13 (10.57%) Python
8 7 (5.69%) ActionScript
9 6 (4.88%) PL/SQL
9 6 (4.88%) Ruby
10 5 (4.07%) Bash Shell
11 4 (3.25%) XPath
12 2 (1.63%) Objective-C
12 2 (1.63%) PHP
12 2 (1.63%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.81%) Embedded C
13 1 (0.81%) Embedded C++
13 1 (0.81%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (26.02%) Degree
2 13 (10.57%) Security Cleared
3 9 (7.32%) DV Cleared
4 4 (3.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.32%) QA
2 4 (3.25%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.63%) MISRA
4 1 (0.81%) MISRA C
System Software
1 8 (6.50%) Firmware
2 5 (4.07%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (3.25%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 5 (4.07%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (3.25%) Data Guard
2 4 (3.25%) Oracle Flashback
2 4 (3.25%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 27 (21.95%) hybris
1 27 (21.95%) Oracle
2 23 (18.70%) Microsoft
3 10 (8.13%) SAP
4 7 (5.69%) Adobe
4 7 (5.69%) IBM
5 6 (4.88%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.63%) Apple
7 1 (0.81%) BEA
7 1 (0.81%) BT
7 1 (0.81%) Google
7 1 (0.81%) Sybase
Barnstaple, Devon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £excellent+bonus + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bridgwater, Somerset
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £excellent+bonus + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Shepton Mallet, Somerset
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £18,000 to £35,000 per annum Pension, Flexi work, Excellent Train
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £26000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 - 70,000 plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wimborne, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Dorset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wimborne
Spectrum IT
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Somerset
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago