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

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 104 106 122
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +16
Permanent jobs citing OOD 152 147 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.40% 2.49% 1.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.90% 3.02% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 130 137 93
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,350 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £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
5245 4864 4405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 82.70% 82.32% 77.61%
Number of salaries quoted 4336 4102 3876
Average salary £40,000 £39,250 £38,800
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.91% +1.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,234 £27,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,000 £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 22 December 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 22 December 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 +14 64 £45,000 +28.57% 4
Gloucestershire +10 25 £40,000 +29.03% 4
Wiltshire +7 21 £40,000 -30.43% 6
Somerset -11 15 £34,500 -1.42%
Devon -22 15 £34,500 -6.75% 3
Dorset -18 7 £32,500 -16.66% 2
Cornwall - 5 £32,500 -
OOD
England

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 December 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.

1 221 (71.06%) OO
2 179 (57.56%) Agile Software Development
3 160 (51.45%) C#
4 159 (51.13%) Software Engineering
5 141 (45.34%) C++
6 132 (42.44%) .NET
7 117 (37.62%) TDD
8 114 (36.66%) Java
9 99 (31.83%) Scrum
10 89 (28.62%) SQL Server
11 87 (27.97%) OOP
12 84 (27.01%) SQL
13 79 (25.40%) OOA/OOD
14 78 (25.08%) JavaScript
15 70 (22.51%) ASP.NET
16 67 (21.54%) Windows
17 64 (20.58%) BDD
18 63 (20.26%) Web Services
19 61 (19.61%) Linux
19 61 (19.61%) WCF
20 60 (19.29%) jQuery
21 57 (18.33%) Oracle
21 57 (18.33%) MVC
22 55 (17.68%) HTML
22 55 (17.68%) E-Commerce
23 54 (17.36%) Spring
24 52 (16.72%) Microsoft
25 51 (16.40%) CSS
25 51 (16.40%) .NET Framework
26 47 (15.11%) Degree

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 12 (3.86%) nginx
1 12 (3.86%) Gunicorn
2 8 (2.57%) Tomcat
3 7 (2.25%) Apache
4 6 (1.93%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (1.29%) IIS
5 4 (1.29%) Confluence
6 2 (0.64%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.64%) JBoss
6 2 (0.64%) CMS
7 1 (0.32%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (0.32%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.32%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 16 (5.14%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.64%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (0.32%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 22 (7.07%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (9.00%) Internet
2 9 (2.89%) TCP/IP
3 5 (1.61%) DLNA
4 2 (0.64%) Intranet
5 1 (0.32%) 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 89 (28.62%) SQL Server
2 33 (10.61%) MySQL
3 27 (8.68%) SQL Server 2008
4 25 (8.04%) Hadoop
5 15 (4.82%) Big Data
6 12 (3.86%) PostgreSQL
7 11 (3.54%) Apache Accumulo
8 10 (3.22%) Oracle Database
9 8 (2.57%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (1.61%) SQLite
11 4 (1.29%) RavenDB
11 4 (1.29%) DB2
11 4 (1.29%) MS Access
11 4 (1.29%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (1.29%) Oracle Database 10g
12 3 (0.96%) Oracle Database 11g
13 2 (0.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 2 (0.64%) MongoDB
13 2 (0.64%) NoSQL
13 2 (0.64%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 29 (9.32%) NUnit
1 29 (9.32%) Moq
2 27 (8.68%) TeamCity
3 26 (8.36%) Cucumber
3 26 (8.36%) Rhino Mocks
4 25 (8.04%) Subversion
5 22 (7.07%) CruiseControl
5 22 (7.07%) SpecFlow
6 19 (6.11%) Git (software)
7 10 (3.22%) JUnit
8 8 (2.57%) Visual Studio
9 7 (2.25%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (2.25%) MSBuild
10 5 (1.61%) Robotium
10 5 (1.61%) Mechanoid
10 5 (1.61%) Robolectric
10 5 (1.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 4 (1.29%) JIRA
11 4 (1.29%) ReSharper
11 4 (1.29%) WATIR
General
1 30 (9.65%) Games
2 14 (4.50%) Retail
3 12 (3.86%) Finance
4 7 (2.25%) Telecoms
4 7 (2.25%) Banking
5 5 (1.61%) Aerospace
6 4 (1.29%) Back Office
7 3 (0.96%) Electronics
8 2 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.64%) Military
9 1 (0.32%) Advertising
9 1 (0.32%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.32%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 169 (54.34%) Developer
2 94 (30.23%) Software Engineer
3 54 (17.36%) Senior Developer
4 49 (15.76%) C++ Software Engineer
5 40 (12.86%) Software Developer
6 39 (12.54%) C# Developer
7 29 (9.32%) C++ Developer
8 26 (8.36%) .NET Developer
9 18 (5.79%) C++ Software Developer
10 16 (5.14%) Graduate
11 15 (4.82%) Programmer
11 15 (4.82%) Team Leader
11 15 (4.82%) Senior C# Developer
12 14 (4.50%) Software Programmer
12 14 (4.50%) Java Developer
12 14 (4.50%) Web Developer
13 13 (4.18%) C++ Programmer
13 13 (4.18%) Senior Software Developer
14 12 (3.86%) Technical Team Leader
14 12 (3.86%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (42.44%) .NET
2 70 (22.51%) ASP.NET
3 63 (20.26%) Web Services
4 61 (19.61%) WCF
5 60 (19.29%) jQuery
6 55 (17.68%) HTML
7 54 (17.36%) Spring
8 51 (16.40%) CSS
8 51 (16.40%) .NET Framework
9 44 (14.15%) ASP.NET MVC
10 43 (13.83%) SOAP
11 40 (12.86%) Qt
12 37 (11.90%) XML
13 36 (11.58%) MSMQ
14 28 (9.00%) RESTful
15 26 (8.36%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 25 (8.04%) REST
17 24 (7.72%) NHibernate
18 22 (7.07%) ASP.NET MVC 3
18 22 (7.07%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 35 (11.25%) Mathematics
2 31 (9.97%) Computer Science
3 30 (9.65%) Data Structures
4 26 (8.36%) Algorithms
5 22 (7.07%) User Experience
6 17 (5.47%) Mobile Payment
7 14 (4.50%) N-Tier
8 13 (4.18%) Client/Server
8 13 (4.18%) Mobile App
9 12 (3.86%) iPad
9 12 (3.86%) GIS
9 12 (3.86%) iPhone
10 10 (3.22%) MPEG
11 9 (2.89%) Physics
12 4 (1.29%) Web 2.0
12 4 (1.29%) Open Source
12 4 (1.29%) Analytical Skills
13 2 (0.64%) 3D Graphics
14 1 (0.32%) Replication
14 1 (0.32%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 67 (21.54%) Windows
2 61 (19.61%) Linux
3 36 (11.58%) Apple iOS
4 35 (11.25%) Android
5 19 (6.11%) Windows Phone
6 17 (5.47%) Windows Phone 7
7 14 (4.50%) UNIX
8 3 (0.96%) Solaris
9 2 (0.64%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.64%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.32%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 221 (71.06%) OO
2 179 (57.56%) Agile Software Development
3 159 (51.13%) Software Engineering
4 117 (37.62%) TDD
5 99 (31.83%) Scrum
6 87 (27.97%) OOP
7 79 (25.40%) OOA/OOD
8 64 (20.58%) BDD
9 57 (18.33%) MVC
10 55 (17.68%) E-Commerce
11 39 (12.54%) Pair Programming
12 34 (10.93%) Unit Testing
13 32 (10.29%) Android Development
14 31 (9.97%) Kanban
15 29 (9.32%) Waterfall
16 22 (7.07%) Automated Testing
16 22 (7.07%) Data Modelling
17 21 (6.75%) Continuous Integration
18 20 (6.43%) Workflow
19 17 (5.47%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 160 (51.45%) C#
2 141 (45.34%) C++
3 114 (36.66%) Java
4 84 (27.01%) SQL
5 78 (25.08%) JavaScript
6 45 (14.47%) C
7 27 (8.68%) Ruby
8 21 (6.75%) Python
9 13 (4.18%) TypeScript
10 12 (3.86%) Objective-C
11 10 (3.22%) Perl
11 10 (3.22%) VB.NET
12 9 (2.89%) Bash Shell
13 7 (2.25%) T-SQL
13 7 (2.25%) VB
13 7 (2.25%) Shell Script
14 5 (1.61%) PHP
15 4 (1.29%) PL/SQL
16 2 (0.64%) XAML
17 1 (0.32%) XPath
Qualifications
1 47 (15.11%) Degree
2 16 (5.14%) Security Cleared
3 11 (3.54%) DV Cleared
4 3 (0.96%) PhD
4 3 (0.96%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.96%) MCP
5 2 (0.64%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.22%) QA
2 2 (0.64%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.64%) TickIT
3 1 (0.32%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.32%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (0.32%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (0.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (0.32%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 57 (18.33%) Oracle
2 52 (16.72%) Microsoft
3 31 (9.97%) hybris
4 5 (1.61%) Google
5 4 (1.29%) RedPrairie
5 4 (1.29%) Intel
5 4 (1.29%) Endeca
5 4 (1.29%) SAP
6 2 (0.64%) IBM
6 2 (0.64%) Adobe
6 2 (0.64%) Zend
6 2 (0.64%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.32%) Renesas
7 1 (0.32%) Business Objects
Stroud, Gloucestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Gloucestershire
ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Barnstaple, Devon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + bens
Posted: 17 hours ago
Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum, Benefits Generous Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Barnstaple, Devon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Dorset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, Swindon
House of Fraser
Salary: £30,000 - £39,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon
House of Fraser
Salary: £50,000 - £59,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
House of Fraser
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Bristol
OHO Group
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits: EXCELLENT BENEFITS PACKAGE
Posted: 21 days ago
Salisbury
OHO Group
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits: EXCELLENT BENEFITS PACKAGE
Posted: 21 days ago
Bristol
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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