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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 142 107 99
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -8
Permanent jobs citing OOD 101 134 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.73% 2.19% 2.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.06% 2.64% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 85 120 115
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,450 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £52,500 £45,600
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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
4912 5074 4248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 84.11% 82.75% 81.07%
Number of salaries quoted 4142 4135 3667
Average salary £40,500 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.40% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,150 £54,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,699
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +4.42%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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
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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 +1 52 £37,500 -11.24% 11
Somerset +14 15 £55,000 +59.42%
Devon -5 12 £36,000 - 1
Gloucestershire -6 12 £35,000 +1.44% 5
Dorset -10 9 £40,000 +11.11% 3
Wiltshire -40 2 £35,000 -12.50%
OOD
England

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 141 (72.68%) OO
2 99 (51.03%) SQL
3 94 (48.45%) Java
4 92 (47.42%) C#
5 82 (42.27%) Agile Software Development
6 81 (41.75%) Software Engineering
7 78 (40.21%) .NET
7 78 (40.21%) OOP
8 75 (38.66%) C++
9 74 (38.14%) Scrum
10 59 (30.41%) Spring
11 54 (27.84%) TDD
11 54 (27.84%) MySQL
12 52 (26.80%) Web Services
13 51 (26.29%) HTML
14 43 (22.16%) Oracle
15 41 (21.13%) OOA/OOD
16 39 (20.10%) Windows
17 37 (19.07%) Linux
17 37 (19.07%) XML
17 37 (19.07%) Mathematics
18 36 (18.56%) Degree
18 36 (18.56%) C
19 35 (18.04%) Apache Camel
20 33 (17.01%) Apache CXF
20 33 (17.01%) Git (software)
21 31 (15.98%) BDD
22 30 (15.46%) JavaScript
22 30 (15.46%) CSS
23 29 (14.95%) Data Modelling

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 14 (7.22%) Tomcat
2 13 (6.70%) Cloud Foundry
3 6 (3.09%) WebLogic
3 6 (3.09%) Oracle Application Server
4 2 (1.03%) Apache Solr
4 2 (1.03%) Node.js
4 2 (1.03%) Apache
4 2 (1.03%) CMS
4 2 (1.03%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.52%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.52%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.52%) Drupal
Applications
1 16 (8.25%) MS Excel
2 11 (5.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (3.09%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.52%) Shopify
2 1 (0.52%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.06%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.19%) Internet
2 8 (4.12%) TCP/IP
2 8 (4.12%) DLNA
3 6 (3.09%) LDAP
4 2 (1.03%) HTTP
5 1 (0.52%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (27.84%) MySQL
2 26 (13.40%) Oracle Database
3 15 (7.73%) SQL Server
4 12 (6.19%) Oracle9i Database
5 9 (4.64%) SQLite
6 7 (3.61%) Relational Database
7 6 (3.09%) TKPROF
7 6 (3.09%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (3.09%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (3.09%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (3.09%) OLTP
8 5 (2.58%) Hadoop
9 4 (2.06%) Apache Accumulo
10 3 (1.55%) Hazelcast
11 2 (1.03%) Redis
11 2 (1.03%) Big Data
11 2 (1.03%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 1 (0.52%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.52%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 33 (17.01%) Git (software)
2 24 (12.37%) Subversion
3 23 (11.86%) JUnit
4 17 (8.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 17 (8.76%) Maven
5 15 (7.73%) JIRA
5 15 (7.73%) Eclipse
5 15 (7.73%) Visual Studio
6 14 (7.22%) Team Foundation Server
7 13 (6.70%) Ant
8 10 (5.15%) Selenium
8 10 (5.15%) FitNesse
9 6 (3.09%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 6 (3.09%) Mercurial
9 6 (3.09%) Xcode
10 4 (2.06%) Jenkins
11 3 (1.55%) Mechanoid
11 3 (1.55%) Robolectric
11 3 (1.55%) SpecFlow
11 3 (1.55%) Robotium
General
1 20 (10.31%) Retail
2 11 (5.67%) Electronics
3 9 (4.64%) Marketing
4 7 (3.61%) Games
5 5 (2.58%) Finance
6 4 (2.06%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.55%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.03%) Back Office
8 2 (1.03%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.52%) Advertising
9 1 (0.52%) Military
9 1 (0.52%) Law
Job Titles
1 124 (63.92%) Developer
2 68 (35.05%) Software Engineer
3 35 (18.04%) Software Developer
4 31 (15.98%) Senior Developer
5 29 (14.95%) Java Developer
6 25 (12.89%) C# Developer
7 23 (11.86%) .NET Developer
8 18 (9.28%) Graduate
9 16 (8.25%) C++ Developer
10 15 (7.73%) Senior Java Developer
10 15 (7.73%) Graduate Software Engineer
11 14 (7.22%) C++ Software Engineer
12 13 (6.70%) J2EE Developer
12 13 (6.70%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
12 13 (6.70%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 13 (6.70%) Senior J2EE Developer
13 12 (6.19%) Applications Developer
13 12 (6.19%) C# .NET Developer
13 12 (6.19%) iOS Developer
14 10 (5.15%) C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (40.21%) .NET
2 59 (30.41%) Spring
3 52 (26.80%) Web Services
4 51 (26.29%) HTML
5 37 (19.07%) XML
6 35 (18.04%) Apache Camel
7 33 (17.01%) Apache CXF
8 30 (15.46%) CSS
9 28 (14.43%) J2EE
10 25 (12.89%) REST
11 24 (12.37%) JSON
12 19 (9.79%) .NET Framework
12 19 (9.79%) Qt
13 18 (9.28%) SOAP
14 16 (8.25%) OpenGL
15 15 (7.73%) JDBC
15 15 (7.73%) JSP
16 13 (6.70%) Servlets
16 13 (6.70%) ASP.NET
16 13 (6.70%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 37 (19.07%) Mathematics
2 26 (13.40%) Data Structures
3 21 (10.82%) Algorithms
4 16 (8.25%) User Experience
5 13 (6.70%) Computer Science
6 12 (6.19%) iPhone
7 11 (5.67%) iPad
8 10 (5.15%) MPEG
9 9 (4.64%) Mobile App
10 8 (4.12%) Social Media
11 7 (3.61%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (3.09%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (3.09%) Mobile Payment
12 6 (3.09%) W3C
12 6 (3.09%) 3D Graphics
12 6 (3.09%) Replication
13 5 (2.58%) Physics
14 3 (1.55%) NHS
15 2 (1.03%) EMV
16 1 (0.52%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 39 (20.10%) Windows
2 37 (19.07%) Linux
3 21 (10.82%) Android
4 19 (9.79%) Apple iOS
5 10 (5.15%) Windows CE
6 6 (3.09%) Windows Phone
6 6 (3.09%) Windows Phone 7
7 1 (0.52%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (72.68%) OO
2 82 (42.27%) Agile Software Development
3 81 (41.75%) Software Engineering
4 78 (40.21%) OOP
5 74 (38.14%) Scrum
6 54 (27.84%) TDD
7 41 (21.13%) OOA/OOD
8 31 (15.98%) BDD
9 29 (14.95%) Data Modelling
10 28 (14.43%) Procedural Programming
10 28 (14.43%) SDLC
11 24 (12.37%) UML
11 24 (12.37%) Unit Testing
12 22 (11.34%) Continuous Integration
13 19 (9.79%) Android Development
13 19 (9.79%) RUP
14 17 (8.76%) Multithreading
15 16 (8.25%) iOS Development
15 16 (8.25%) MVC
15 16 (8.25%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 99 (51.03%) SQL
2 94 (48.45%) Java
3 92 (47.42%) C#
4 75 (38.66%) C++
5 36 (18.56%) C
6 30 (15.46%) JavaScript
7 20 (10.31%) PL/SQL
8 14 (7.22%) Objective-C
8 14 (7.22%) Bash Shell
9 13 (6.70%) AspectJ
10 12 (6.19%) Python
11 11 (5.67%) PHP
12 8 (4.12%) Perl
13 6 (3.09%) ActionScript
13 6 (3.09%) XPath
14 5 (2.58%) VB.NET
15 4 (2.06%) Ruby
15 4 (2.06%) Embedded C++
16 3 (1.55%) T-SQL
17 1 (0.52%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 36 (18.56%) Degree
2 12 (6.19%) Security Cleared
3 10 (5.15%) DV Cleared
4 3 (1.55%) PhD
5 2 (1.03%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.22%) QA
2 6 (3.09%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (3.09%) Oracle RAC
1 6 (3.09%) Oracle Clusterware
2 2 (1.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.52%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (3.09%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 6 (3.09%) Oracle RMAN
1 6 (3.09%) Data Guard
1 6 (3.09%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 43 (22.16%) Oracle
2 24 (12.37%) Microsoft
3 16 (8.25%) IBM
4 15 (7.73%) hybris
5 13 (6.70%) Google
6 8 (4.12%) Apple
7 6 (3.09%) Volantis
7 6 (3.09%) Adobe
7 6 (3.09%) Netbiscuits
7 6 (3.09%) Kony
7 6 (3.09%) Sencha
7 6 (3.09%) Appcelerator
8 4 (2.06%) Sybase
9 3 (1.55%) Rackspace
10 2 (1.03%) Cisco
10 2 (1.03%) VMware
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Pension + Medical
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bristol, Somerset
Westek IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
Connectus
Posted: 13 hours ago
South West
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
Westek IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: On Application
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000- £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Noir Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Noir Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Connectus
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Dorset
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Barnstaple, Devon
Reed Technology
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + flexible benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Westek Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Westek Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
South West England
Capita - ITMS
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Dorset
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
LRS
Salary: Competative Salary
Posted: 21 days ago