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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 95 130 157
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +27
Permanent jobs citing OOD 159 89 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.58% 1.76% 1.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.17% 2.16% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 140 83 64
Average salary £40,500 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.71% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,450 £25,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £47,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
5011 4129 4257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 81.43% 81.62% 75.84%
Number of salaries quoted 4109 3544 3724
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 2 October 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 2 October 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 +6 59 £47,500 +46.15% 9
Wiltshire +19 38 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Somerset 0 25 £50,000 +33.33% 1
Gloucestershire -2 15 £23,000 -45.88% 2
Devon -14 12 £34,500 -31.00% 3
Dorset -2 10 £40,000 +14.28% 2
OOD
England

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 2 October 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.

1 176 (63.77%) OO
2 166 (60.14%) C#
3 162 (58.70%) Agile Software Development
4 119 (43.12%) Software Engineering
5 117 (42.39%) .NET
6 113 (40.94%) C++
7 106 (38.41%) Java
8 96 (34.78%) TDD
9 87 (31.52%) SQL
10 86 (31.16%) SQL Server
11 83 (30.07%) Scrum
12 75 (27.17%) ASP.NET
13 73 (26.45%) JavaScript
14 70 (25.36%) Windows
15 67 (24.28%) OOA/OOD
16 63 (22.83%) OOP
17 61 (22.10%) WCF
18 60 (21.74%) Microsoft
19 58 (21.01%) Spring
20 57 (20.65%) HTML
20 57 (20.65%) CSS
21 56 (20.29%) MVC
21 56 (20.29%) jQuery
22 55 (19.93%) Web Services
23 52 (18.84%) ASP.NET MVC
24 51 (18.48%) Oracle
25 42 (15.22%) MySQL
26 38 (13.77%) Linux
26 38 (13.77%) .NET Framework
27 37 (13.41%) Pair Programming

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 (4.71%) nginx
1 13 (4.71%) Gunicorn
2 11 (3.99%) Tomcat
3 10 (3.62%) Apache
4 7 (2.54%) IIS
5 6 (2.17%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (1.45%) Confluence
7 1 (0.36%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (4.35%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.72%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (1.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.36%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 14 (5.07%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (2.17%) SaaS
3 5 (1.81%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (6.16%) Internet
2 11 (3.99%) HTTP
3 4 (1.45%) Network Security
4 2 (0.72%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.72%) Intranet
5 1 (0.36%) DVB
5 1 (0.36%) DLNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (31.16%) SQL Server
2 42 (15.22%) MySQL
3 20 (7.25%) Hadoop
4 19 (6.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (4.71%) PostgreSQL
6 12 (4.35%) RDBMS
6 12 (4.35%) Apache Accumulo
6 12 (4.35%) Relational Database
7 8 (2.90%) Big Data
8 7 (2.54%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (2.54%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (1.81%) NoSQL
10 4 (1.45%) RavenDB
10 4 (1.45%) Oracle Database
10 4 (1.45%) Oracle Database 10g
10 4 (1.45%) DB2
10 4 (1.45%) MS Access
10 4 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (1.09%) SQLite
12 2 (0.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 26 (9.42%) Git (software)
2 20 (7.25%) Visual Studio
3 18 (6.52%) Rhino Mocks
3 18 (6.52%) Moq
3 18 (6.52%) NUnit
3 18 (6.52%) TeamCity
3 18 (6.52%) Cucumber
4 17 (6.16%) Subversion
5 14 (5.07%) CruiseControl
5 14 (5.07%) SpecFlow
6 13 (4.71%) JUnit
7 11 (3.99%) Team Foundation Server
8 10 (3.62%) MSBuild
9 4 (1.45%) NCrunch
9 4 (1.45%) JIRA
9 4 (1.45%) ReSharper
9 4 (1.45%) WATIR
9 4 (1.45%) Selenium
9 4 (1.45%) FitNesse
9 4 (1.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 22 (7.97%) Games
2 18 (6.52%) Finance
3 13 (4.71%) Telecoms
4 10 (3.62%) Retail
5 9 (3.26%) Pharmaceutical
6 8 (2.90%) Manufacturing
7 7 (2.54%) Banking
8 5 (1.81%) Back Office
8 5 (1.81%) Electronics
9 4 (1.45%) Investment Banking
9 4 (1.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 152 (55.07%) Developer
2 62 (22.46%) Software Engineer
3 54 (19.57%) Senior Developer
4 42 (15.22%) Software Developer
5 34 (12.32%) C# Developer
6 32 (11.59%) C++ Software Engineer
7 26 (9.42%) .NET Developer
8 23 (8.33%) Java Developer
9 18 (6.52%) Senior C# Developer
10 14 (5.07%) Team Leader
10 14 (5.07%) Web Developer
11 13 (4.71%) C++ Developer
11 13 (4.71%) Senior Software Developer
11 13 (4.71%) Python Developer
11 13 (4.71%) Senior Python Developer
11 13 (4.71%) C# .NET Developer
12 11 (3.99%) Graduate
13 9 (3.26%) Senior .NET Developer
13 9 (3.26%) .NET Team Leader
13 9 (3.26%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (42.39%) .NET
2 75 (27.17%) ASP.NET
3 61 (22.10%) WCF
4 58 (21.01%) Spring
5 57 (20.65%) HTML
5 57 (20.65%) CSS
6 56 (20.29%) jQuery
7 55 (19.93%) Web Services
8 52 (18.84%) ASP.NET MVC
9 38 (13.77%) .NET Framework
10 37 (13.41%) XML
11 30 (10.87%) NHibernate
12 29 (10.51%) Qt
13 25 (9.06%) Hibernate
14 24 (8.70%) SOAP
14 24 (8.70%) RESTful
15 22 (7.97%) MSMQ
16 20 (7.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 18 (6.52%) ASP.NET MVC 3
17 18 (6.52%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 33 (11.96%) Computer Science
2 31 (11.23%) Mathematics
3 26 (9.42%) Data Structures
3 26 (9.42%) Algorithms
4 21 (7.61%) N-Tier
5 16 (5.80%) Client/Server
6 14 (5.07%) GIS
6 14 (5.07%) User Experience
7 13 (4.71%) Mobile App
8 9 (3.26%) Mobile Payment
9 6 (2.17%) iPad
9 6 (2.17%) iPhone
10 5 (1.81%) Physics
10 5 (1.81%) DTV
10 5 (1.81%) Embedded Systems
11 4 (1.45%) Web 2.0
11 4 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.72%) Statistics
12 2 (0.72%) 3D Graphics
12 2 (0.72%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 70 (25.36%) Windows
2 38 (13.77%) Linux
3 25 (9.06%) Apple iOS
4 24 (8.70%) UNIX
5 20 (7.25%) Android
6 11 (3.99%) Windows Phone
7 10 (3.62%) Windows CE
8 9 (3.26%) Windows Phone 7
9 2 (0.72%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.72%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (63.77%) OO
2 162 (58.70%) Agile Software Development
3 119 (43.12%) Software Engineering
4 96 (34.78%) TDD
5 83 (30.07%) Scrum
6 67 (24.28%) OOA/OOD
7 63 (22.83%) OOP
8 56 (20.29%) MVC
9 37 (13.41%) Pair Programming
10 33 (11.96%) E-Commerce
10 33 (11.96%) BDD
11 30 (10.87%) Waterfall
11 30 (10.87%) Data Modelling
12 27 (9.78%) Unit Testing
13 16 (5.80%) Kanban
13 16 (5.80%) Web Development
14 15 (5.43%) UML
14 15 (5.43%) Android Development
15 14 (5.07%) Mentoring
15 14 (5.07%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 166 (60.14%) C#
2 113 (40.94%) C++
3 106 (38.41%) Java
4 87 (31.52%) SQL
5 73 (26.45%) JavaScript
6 31 (11.23%) C
7 18 (6.52%) Ruby
8 14 (5.07%) VB
8 14 (5.07%) Python
8 14 (5.07%) PHP
9 13 (4.71%) TypeScript
10 10 (3.62%) Shell Script
11 9 (3.26%) Objective-C
12 4 (1.45%) Bash Shell
12 4 (1.45%) VB.NET
12 4 (1.45%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.72%) Embedded C
13 2 (0.72%) Embedded C++
13 2 (0.72%) XAML
14 1 (0.36%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 34 (12.32%) Degree
2 12 (4.35%) Security Cleared
3 10 (3.62%) DV Cleared
4 7 (2.54%) HND
4 7 (2.54%) PhD
5 2 (0.72%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.07%) QA
2 2 (0.72%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.72%) Firmware
Vendors
1 60 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 51 (18.48%) Oracle
3 29 (10.51%) hybris
4 8 (2.90%) SAP
4 8 (2.90%) Intel
5 4 (1.45%) Endeca
5 4 (1.45%) RedPrairie
6 3 (1.09%) Google
7 2 (0.72%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.36%) Zend
8 1 (0.36%) Twitter
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Salary: £24000 per annum
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South West
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Gloucestershire
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