The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 104 103 122
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +19
Permanent jobs citing OOD 135 122 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.23% 2.33% 1.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.77% 2.94% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 120 114 87
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,450 £27,800 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,700 £44,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4877 4143 4294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 80.48% 79.22% 77.45%
Number of salaries quoted 3965 3587 3803
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
OOD
England

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 -34 37 £37,500 - 8
Wiltshire -3 34 £40,000 +9.58% 11
Dorset +5 32 £36,000 -13.77% 4
Somerset -19 13 £34,500 -1.42% 5
Devon +2 12 £36,000 +30.90% 1
Gloucestershire +2 6 £47,500 +11.76%
Cornwall - 1 £32,500 -
OOD
England

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 173 (67.58%) OO
2 146 (57.03%) C#
3 122 (47.66%) Software Engineering
4 116 (45.31%) SQL
5 110 (42.97%) Agile Software Development
6 103 (40.23%) .NET
7 102 (39.84%) C++
7 102 (39.84%) Java
8 70 (27.34%) TDD
9 68 (26.56%) JavaScript
10 67 (26.17%) ASP.NET
10 67 (26.17%) Spring
10 67 (26.17%) Scrum
11 63 (24.61%) SQL Server
12 61 (23.83%) Windows
13 56 (21.88%) HTML
14 55 (21.48%) OOP
15 54 (21.09%) MVC
16 50 (19.53%) CSS
17 49 (19.14%) Mathematics
18 47 (18.36%) WCF
19 44 (17.19%) ASP.NET MVC
19 44 (17.19%) Microsoft
20 40 (15.63%) OOA/OOD
20 40 (15.63%) MySQL
20 40 (15.63%) hybris
20 40 (15.63%) Computer Science
21 38 (14.84%) Web Services
22 35 (13.67%) Linux
22 35 (13.67%) Visual Studio

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 14 (5.47%) Tomcat
2 13 (5.08%) Apache
3 6 (2.34%) nginx
3 6 (2.34%) Gunicorn
4 3 (1.17%) IIS
5 1 (0.39%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.39%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (1.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (1.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.39%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.34%) SaaS
2 5 (1.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.39%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.91%) HTTP
2 4 (1.56%) Network Security
3 2 (0.78%) Internet
4 1 (0.39%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (24.61%) SQL Server
2 40 (15.63%) MySQL
3 11 (4.30%) RDBMS
3 11 (4.30%) Relational Database
4 10 (3.91%) Hadoop
5 7 (2.73%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (2.34%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (2.34%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (2.34%) Apache Accumulo
6 6 (2.34%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.17%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.78%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.78%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.78%) DB2
9 2 (0.78%) MS Access
9 2 (0.78%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.39%) Big Data
10 1 (0.39%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 35 (13.67%) Visual Studio
2 33 (12.89%) JUnit
3 21 (8.20%) Selenium
3 21 (8.20%) FitNesse
4 16 (6.25%) Eclipse
5 14 (5.47%) Subversion
6 13 (5.08%) Git (software)
7 9 (3.52%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (2.34%) MSBuild
9 2 (0.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (0.39%) JMeter
10 1 (0.39%) NetBeans
10 1 (0.39%) NUnit
10 1 (0.39%) CruiseControl
10 1 (0.39%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.39%) Robotium
10 1 (0.39%) Xdebug
10 1 (0.39%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.39%) Rhino Mocks
10 1 (0.39%) Moq
General
1 23 (8.98%) Retail
2 20 (7.81%) Finance
3 15 (5.86%) Manufacturing
4 13 (5.08%) Telecoms
5 9 (3.52%) Games
6 8 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
7 7 (2.73%) Banking
8 6 (2.34%) Electronics
9 5 (1.95%) Marketing
10 4 (1.56%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.39%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 135 (52.73%) Developer
2 82 (32.03%) Software Engineer
3 44 (17.19%) Software Developer
4 29 (11.33%) Senior Developer
4 29 (11.33%) .NET Developer
5 26 (10.16%) C++ Software Engineer
6 24 (9.38%) Java Developer
7 22 (8.59%) Web Developer
8 20 (7.81%) C# Developer
9 13 (5.08%) C# .NET Developer
10 12 (4.69%) Java Software Engineer
11 11 (4.30%) ASP.NET Developer
11 11 (4.30%) Graduate
11 11 (4.30%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 11 (4.30%) Graduate Software Engineer
12 10 (3.91%) Senior C# Developer
12 10 (3.91%) Senior .NET Developer
13 8 (3.13%) Team Leader
14 7 (2.73%) Senior Software Developer
14 7 (2.73%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (40.23%) .NET
2 67 (26.17%) ASP.NET
2 67 (26.17%) Spring
3 56 (21.88%) HTML
4 50 (19.53%) CSS
5 47 (18.36%) WCF
6 44 (17.19%) ASP.NET MVC
7 38 (14.84%) Web Services
8 33 (12.89%) jQuery
9 32 (12.50%) XML
10 25 (9.77%) Hibernate
11 23 (8.98%) NHibernate
12 20 (7.81%) .NET Framework
12 20 (7.81%) Java EE
12 20 (7.81%) Qt
13 17 (6.64%) HTML5
13 17 (6.64%) J2EE
14 16 (6.25%) WPF
15 15 (5.86%) ASP.NET MVC 3
16 13 (5.08%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 49 (19.14%) Mathematics
2 40 (15.63%) Computer Science
3 16 (6.25%) Mobile App
4 15 (5.86%) N-Tier
5 9 (3.52%) Client/Server
5 9 (3.52%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (2.73%) GIS
7 6 (2.34%) Embedded Systems
8 5 (1.95%) Open Source
8 5 (1.95%) Physics
8 5 (1.95%) DTV
9 2 (0.78%) Firmware
9 2 (0.78%) Web 2.0
9 2 (0.78%) Statistics
9 2 (0.78%) Mobile Payment
10 1 (0.39%) iPad
10 1 (0.39%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.39%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 61 (23.83%) Windows
2 35 (13.67%) Linux
3 26 (10.16%) UNIX
4 20 (7.81%) Windows CE
5 10 (3.91%) Android
6 9 (3.52%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.78%) Windows Phone
7 2 (0.78%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (67.58%) OO
2 122 (47.66%) Software Engineering
3 110 (42.97%) Agile Software Development
4 70 (27.34%) TDD
5 67 (26.17%) Scrum
6 55 (21.48%) OOP
7 54 (21.09%) MVC
8 40 (15.63%) OOA/OOD
9 31 (12.11%) Waterfall
10 25 (9.77%) Data Modelling
11 23 (8.98%) Pair Programming
12 19 (7.42%) Web Development
12 19 (7.42%) Product Management
13 18 (7.03%) Unit Testing
14 17 (6.64%) CAD
15 12 (4.69%) UML
16 11 (4.30%) Electronic Design Automation
17 10 (3.91%) E-Commerce
18 8 (3.13%) Requirements Analysis
19 7 (2.73%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 146 (57.03%) C#
2 116 (45.31%) SQL
3 102 (39.84%) C++
3 102 (39.84%) Java
4 68 (26.56%) JavaScript
5 31 (12.11%) C
6 25 (9.77%) PHP
7 22 (8.59%) VB
8 8 (3.13%) Python
9 7 (2.73%) Shell Script
10 6 (2.34%) TypeScript
11 4 (1.56%) Objective-C
11 4 (1.56%) VB.NET
12 3 (1.17%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.78%) Embedded C
13 2 (0.78%) Embedded C++
13 2 (0.78%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.39%) VC++
14 1 (0.39%) Ruby
14 1 (0.39%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 31 (12.11%) Degree
2 9 (3.52%) PhD
3 6 (2.34%) HND
3 6 (2.34%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.56%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.78%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (7.81%) QA
2 2 (0.78%) SLA
Vendors
1 44 (17.19%) Microsoft
2 40 (15.63%) hybris
3 35 (13.67%) Oracle
4 7 (2.73%) SAP
5 6 (2.34%) Intel
6 1 (0.39%) Google
6 1 (0.39%) Zend
6 1 (0.39%) Twitter
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