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

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 104 116 149
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +33
Permanent jobs citing OOD 159 108 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.53% 2.05% 1.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.10% 2.50% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 143 100 61
Average salary £41,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.14% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,200 £25,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £50,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
5124 4315 4184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 81.46% 81.88% 75.40%
Number of salaries quoted 4208 3735 3640
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £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 21 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 21 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 +8 65 £47,500 +46.15% 11
Somerset 0 29 £50,000 +33.33% 2
Wiltshire +7 27 £41,000 -25.45% 7
Gloucestershire +8 18 £23,000 -45.88% 6
Devon -11 13 £34,500 -8.00% 3
Dorset -10 7 £35,000 - 4
OOD
England

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 21 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.

1 192 (65.31%) OO
2 177 (60.20%) Agile Software Development
3 173 (58.84%) C#
4 135 (45.92%) .NET
5 126 (42.86%) Software Engineering
6 116 (39.46%) C++
7 110 (37.41%) TDD
8 109 (37.07%) Java
9 95 (32.31%) Scrum
10 94 (31.97%) SQL
10 94 (31.97%) SQL Server
11 79 (26.87%) ASP.NET
12 76 (25.85%) JavaScript
12 76 (25.85%) OOP
12 76 (25.85%) OOA/OOD
13 74 (25.17%) Windows
14 70 (23.81%) WCF
15 65 (22.11%) Web Services
16 63 (21.43%) Microsoft
17 62 (21.09%) MVC
18 60 (20.41%) jQuery
18 60 (20.41%) Spring
19 57 (19.39%) CSS
19 57 (19.39%) HTML
20 54 (18.37%) Oracle
21 53 (18.03%) ASP.NET MVC
22 48 (16.33%) .NET Framework
23 46 (15.65%) E-Commerce
24 45 (15.31%) BDD
25 40 (13.61%) MySQL

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 21 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 (4.42%) nginx
1 13 (4.42%) Gunicorn
2 11 (3.74%) Tomcat
3 10 (3.40%) Apache
4 7 (2.38%) IIS
5 6 (2.04%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (1.36%) Confluence
7 1 (0.34%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (4.42%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.68%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 4 (1.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.34%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 18 (6.12%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (2.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (8.50%) Internet
2 7 (2.38%) HTTP
3 3 (1.02%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.68%) Intranet
5 1 (0.34%) Network Security
5 1 (0.34%) DVB
5 1 (0.34%) DLNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (31.97%) SQL Server
2 40 (13.61%) MySQL
3 23 (7.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 22 (7.48%) Hadoop
5 13 (4.42%) PostgreSQL
6 12 (4.08%) Apache Accumulo
7 10 (3.40%) Big Data
8 9 (3.06%) RDBMS
8 9 (3.06%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (3.06%) Relational Database
9 7 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
10 5 (1.70%) SQLite
10 5 (1.70%) NoSQL
11 4 (1.36%) RavenDB
11 4 (1.36%) Oracle Database
11 4 (1.36%) DB2
11 4 (1.36%) MS Access
11 4 (1.36%) Oracle Database 10g
12 3 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
13 2 (0.68%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 24 (8.16%) NUnit
1 24 (8.16%) Moq
2 23 (7.82%) Git (software)
3 22 (7.48%) TeamCity
3 22 (7.48%) Cucumber
3 22 (7.48%) Rhino Mocks
4 19 (6.46%) Subversion
4 19 (6.46%) Visual Studio
5 18 (6.12%) SpecFlow
5 18 (6.12%) CruiseControl
6 13 (4.42%) JUnit
7 12 (4.08%) Team Foundation Server
8 9 (3.06%) MSBuild
9 6 (2.04%) Selenium
9 6 (2.04%) FitNesse
10 5 (1.70%) Mechanoid
10 5 (1.70%) Robolectric
10 5 (1.70%) Robotium
11 4 (1.36%) NCrunch
11 4 (1.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 26 (8.84%) Games
2 21 (7.14%) Finance
3 16 (5.44%) Telecoms
4 14 (4.76%) Retail
5 9 (3.06%) Banking
5 9 (3.06%) Pharmaceutical
6 6 (2.04%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.70%) Marketing
7 5 (1.70%) Back Office
7 5 (1.70%) Electronics
8 3 (1.02%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 159 (54.08%) Developer
2 68 (23.13%) Software Engineer
3 60 (20.41%) Senior Developer
4 39 (13.27%) Software Developer
5 37 (12.59%) C# Developer
6 34 (11.56%) C++ Software Engineer
7 33 (11.22%) .NET Developer
8 22 (7.48%) Java Developer
9 20 (6.80%) Team Leader
10 19 (6.46%) Senior C# Developer
11 15 (5.10%) Web Developer
12 14 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
12 14 (4.76%) Senior Software Developer
13 13 (4.42%) Python Developer
13 13 (4.42%) Senior Python Developer
13 13 (4.42%) Graduate
14 12 (4.08%) C++ Developer
14 12 (4.08%) Technical Team Leader
14 12 (4.08%) Senior .NET Developer
15 11 (3.74%) .NET Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 135 (45.92%) .NET
2 79 (26.87%) ASP.NET
3 70 (23.81%) WCF
4 65 (22.11%) Web Services
5 60 (20.41%) jQuery
5 60 (20.41%) Spring
6 57 (19.39%) CSS
6 57 (19.39%) HTML
7 53 (18.03%) ASP.NET MVC
8 48 (16.33%) .NET Framework
9 39 (13.27%) XML
10 32 (10.88%) NHibernate
11 31 (10.54%) Qt
12 30 (10.20%) SOAP
13 29 (9.86%) MSMQ
14 25 (8.50%) RESTful
15 24 (8.16%) Hibernate
15 24 (8.16%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 21 (7.14%) J2EE
17 19 (6.46%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 31 (10.54%) Computer Science
2 30 (10.20%) Mathematics
3 27 (9.18%) Data Structures
3 27 (9.18%) Algorithms
4 21 (7.14%) N-Tier
5 18 (6.12%) User Experience
6 16 (5.44%) Client/Server
7 15 (5.10%) Mobile Payment
8 14 (4.76%) GIS
9 11 (3.74%) Mobile App
10 10 (3.40%) iPad
10 10 (3.40%) iPhone
11 7 (2.38%) Physics
12 6 (2.04%) Embedded Systems
13 5 (1.70%) DTV
14 4 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
14 4 (1.36%) Web 2.0
15 3 (1.02%) Analytical Skills
16 2 (0.68%) 3D Graphics
16 2 (0.68%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 74 (25.17%) Windows
2 39 (13.27%) Linux
3 31 (10.54%) Apple iOS
4 24 (8.16%) Android
5 22 (7.48%) UNIX
6 17 (5.78%) Windows Phone
7 15 (5.10%) Windows Phone 7
8 9 (3.06%) Windows CE
9 2 (0.68%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.68%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 192 (65.31%) OO
2 177 (60.20%) Agile Software Development
3 126 (42.86%) Software Engineering
4 110 (37.41%) TDD
5 95 (32.31%) Scrum
6 76 (25.85%) OOP
6 76 (25.85%) OOA/OOD
7 62 (21.09%) MVC
8 46 (15.65%) E-Commerce
9 45 (15.31%) BDD
10 39 (13.27%) Pair Programming
11 34 (11.56%) Unit Testing
12 32 (10.88%) Waterfall
13 30 (10.20%) Data Modelling
14 25 (8.50%) Kanban
15 19 (6.46%) Continuous Integration
15 19 (6.46%) Android Development
16 18 (6.12%) Automated Testing
17 16 (5.44%) Mentoring
17 16 (5.44%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 173 (58.84%) C#
2 116 (39.46%) C++
3 109 (37.07%) Java
4 94 (31.97%) SQL
5 76 (25.85%) JavaScript
6 32 (10.88%) C
7 22 (7.48%) Ruby
8 14 (4.76%) Python
8 14 (4.76%) VB
9 13 (4.42%) PHP
9 13 (4.42%) Objective-C
9 13 (4.42%) TypeScript
10 10 (3.40%) Shell Script
11 6 (2.04%) VB.NET
12 4 (1.36%) Bash Shell
12 4 (1.36%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.68%) Embedded C
13 2 (0.68%) Embedded C++
13 2 (0.68%) XAML
14 1 (0.34%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 32 (10.88%) Degree
2 11 (3.74%) Security Cleared
3 10 (3.40%) DV Cleared
4 7 (2.38%) HND
4 7 (2.38%) PhD
5 2 (0.68%) MCP
6 1 (0.34%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.42%) QA
2 2 (0.68%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.68%) Firmware
Vendors
1 63 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 54 (18.37%) Oracle
3 29 (9.86%) hybris
4 8 (2.72%) SAP
5 6 (2.04%) Intel
6 5 (1.70%) Google
7 4 (1.36%) RedPrairie
7 4 (1.36%) Endeca
8 2 (0.68%) EPiServer
8 2 (0.68%) Zend
9 1 (0.34%) Adobe
9 1 (0.34%) Twitter
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