The table below looks at the statistics for OOD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 55 66 60
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -6
Permanent jobs citing OOD 34 15 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 3.58% 1.65% 2.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.31% 1.96% 3.83%
Number of salaries quoted 19 13 23
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £30,300
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £50,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,289
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
OOD
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
789 766 627
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 82.97% 84.45% 77.70%
Number of salaries quoted 616 664 570
Average salary £43,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £63,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +6.25%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OOD across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

OOD
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OOD across the Southampton region.

OOD Salary Trend in Southampton

OOD
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OOD across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

OOD Salary Histogram in Southampton

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 35 (79.55%) C#
2 26 (59.09%) OO
3 25 (56.82%) .NET
4 22 (50.00%) Windows
5 21 (47.73%) XML
5 21 (47.73%) C++
6 20 (45.45%) SQL Server
7 19 (43.18%) Microsoft
7 19 (43.18%) Software Engineering
8 18 (40.91%) Multithreading
8 18 (40.91%) TCP/IP
9 16 (36.36%) Visual Studio
9 16 (36.36%) SOAP
9 16 (36.36%) Network Security
9 16 (36.36%) WCF
9 16 (36.36%) REST
10 15 (34.09%) SQL
11 14 (31.82%) CTI
11 14 (31.82%) Degree
12 13 (29.55%) NHibernate
12 13 (29.55%) LINQ
12 13 (29.55%) Moq
12 13 (29.55%) STL
12 13 (29.55%) COM
12 13 (29.55%) Java
13 12 (27.27%) Scrum
13 12 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
14 9 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
14 9 (20.45%) HTML
15 8 (18.18%) ASP.NET

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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.

Applications
1 4 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (40.91%) TCP/IP
2 16 (36.36%) Network Security
3 14 (31.82%) CTI
4 2 (4.55%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (36.36%) Visual Studio
2 13 (29.55%) Moq
3 7 (15.91%) Cucumber
3 7 (15.91%) Jenkins
4 5 (11.36%) Ant
4 5 (11.36%) Maven
5 4 (9.09%) RSpec
6 2 (4.55%) Rational Rhapsody
7 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
7 1 (2.27%) NUnit
7 1 (2.27%) Subversion
General
1 3 (6.82%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.27%) Advertising
2 1 (2.27%) Games
Job Titles
1 32 (72.73%) Developer
2 16 (36.36%) Software Developer
3 12 (27.27%) C# Developer
4 8 (18.18%) .NET Developer
4 8 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (15.91%) Software Engineer
6 5 (11.36%) Senior Developer
6 5 (11.36%) Java Developer
6 5 (11.36%) Senior Software Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Software Architect
7 3 (6.82%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Architect
8 2 (4.55%) Software Team Leader
8 2 (4.55%) C# Software Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Team Leader
9 1 (2.27%) Front-End Developer
9 1 (2.27%) Front-End Web Developer
9 1 (2.27%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 1 (2.27%) C++ Software Engineer
9 1 (2.27%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (56.82%) .NET
2 21 (47.73%) XML
3 16 (36.36%) SOAP
3 16 (36.36%) WCF
3 16 (36.36%) REST
4 13 (29.55%) LINQ
4 13 (29.55%) NHibernate
4 13 (29.55%) STL
4 13 (29.55%) COM
5 9 (20.45%) HTML
6 8 (18.18%) ASP.NET
7 6 (13.64%) CSS
8 5 (11.36%) JSON
9 4 (9.09%) WPF
9 4 (9.09%) HTML5
10 3 (6.82%) Spring
11 2 (4.55%) WinForms
12 1 (2.27%) CakePHP
12 1 (2.27%) YUI
12 1 (2.27%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.91%) Open Source
1 7 (15.91%) Kindle
2 3 (6.82%) Client/Server
3 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 22 (50.00%) Windows
2 8 (18.18%) Linux
3 7 (15.91%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (59.09%) OO
2 19 (43.18%) Software Engineering
3 18 (40.91%) Multithreading
4 12 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (27.27%) Scrum
5 9 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (18.18%) Automated Testing
7 7 (15.91%) TDD
8 5 (11.36%) UML
8 5 (11.36%) SOA
8 5 (11.36%) Configuration Management
8 5 (11.36%) Project Management
8 5 (11.36%) Refactoring
9 4 (9.09%) Waterfall
9 4 (9.09%) Coaching
10 3 (6.82%) Analytics
10 3 (6.82%) Mentoring
10 3 (6.82%) BDD
11 2 (4.55%) Requirements Analysis
12 1 (2.27%) Progressive Enhancement
Programming Languages
1 35 (79.55%) C#
2 21 (47.73%) C++
3 15 (34.09%) SQL
4 13 (29.55%) Java
5 7 (15.91%) Python
5 7 (15.91%) Ruby
6 6 (13.64%) JavaScript
7 4 (9.09%) PL/SQL
8 2 (4.55%) C
8 2 (4.55%) Embedded C
8 2 (4.55%) Embedded C++
9 1 (2.27%) PHP
9 1 (2.27%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 14 (31.82%) Degree
2 2 (4.55%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.55%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.91%) ISO 9001
2 5 (11.36%) DICOM
3 2 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Firmware
Vendors
1 19 (43.18%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.09%) Oracle
3 2 (4.55%) IBM
3 2 (4.55%) Serena
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