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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 59 76 64
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -12
Permanent jobs citing OOD 33 11 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 3.61% 1.16% 2.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.33% 1.39% 3.50%
Number of salaries quoted 19 9 23
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £52,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
762 793 657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 83.37% 83.30% 82.33%
Number of salaries quoted 598 686 593
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 21 April 2015.

OOD Salary Histogram in Southampton

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 40 (85.11%) C#
2 29 (61.70%) .NET
3 27 (57.45%) OO
4 26 (55.32%) XML
4 26 (55.32%) Windows
5 25 (53.19%) C++
5 25 (53.19%) SQL Server
6 24 (51.06%) Microsoft
7 23 (48.94%) Multithreading
8 22 (46.81%) TCP/IP
9 21 (44.68%) Visual Studio
9 21 (44.68%) SOAP
9 21 (44.68%) WCF
10 20 (42.55%) Network Security
10 20 (42.55%) REST
11 18 (38.30%) Software Engineering
11 18 (38.30%) Degree
12 16 (34.04%) CTI
12 16 (34.04%) Java
12 16 (34.04%) LINQ
13 15 (31.91%) Moq
13 15 (31.91%) STL
13 15 (31.91%) COM
13 15 (31.91%) NHibernate
14 14 (29.79%) SQL
15 12 (25.53%) Scrum
15 12 (25.53%) Continuous Integration
16 11 (23.40%) HTML
17 10 (21.28%) ASP.NET
18 9 (19.15%) Agile Software Development

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 6 (12.77%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 22 (46.81%) TCP/IP
2 20 (42.55%) Network Security
3 16 (34.04%) CTI
4 2 (4.26%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (53.19%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.51%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (44.68%) Visual Studio
2 15 (31.91%) Moq
3 7 (14.89%) Cucumber
3 7 (14.89%) Jenkins
4 5 (10.64%) Ant
4 5 (10.64%) Maven
5 4 (8.51%) RSpec
6 2 (4.26%) Rational Rhapsody
7 1 (2.13%) NUnit
General
1 5 (10.64%) Finance
2 1 (2.13%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 34 (72.34%) Developer
2 17 (36.17%) Software Developer
3 16 (34.04%) C# Developer
4 9 (19.15%) C# .NET Developer
4 9 (19.15%) .NET Developer
5 6 (12.77%) Software Engineer
6 5 (10.64%) Senior Software Developer
6 5 (10.64%) Senior Developer
6 5 (10.64%) Java Developer
6 5 (10.64%) Architect
6 5 (10.64%) Software Architect
7 4 (8.51%) C# Software Developer
8 3 (6.38%) Systems Engineer
9 2 (4.26%) Software Team Leader
9 2 (4.26%) Team Leader
10 1 (2.13%) C++/C# Developer
10 1 (2.13%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (61.70%) .NET
2 26 (55.32%) XML
3 21 (44.68%) SOAP
3 21 (44.68%) WCF
4 20 (42.55%) REST
5 16 (34.04%) LINQ
6 15 (31.91%) NHibernate
6 15 (31.91%) STL
6 15 (31.91%) COM
7 11 (23.40%) HTML
8 10 (21.28%) ASP.NET
9 6 (12.77%) WPF
10 5 (10.64%) HTML5
10 5 (10.64%) JSON
10 5 (10.64%) CSS
11 3 (6.38%) Spring
12 2 (4.26%) WinForms
13 1 (2.13%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.89%) Open Source
1 7 (14.89%) Kindle
2 5 (10.64%) Client/Server
3 2 (4.26%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 26 (55.32%) Windows
2 7 (14.89%) Linux
2 7 (14.89%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (57.45%) OO
2 23 (48.94%) Multithreading
3 18 (38.30%) Software Engineering
4 12 (25.53%) Scrum
4 12 (25.53%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (14.89%) TDD
6 7 (14.89%) Automated Testing
7 5 (10.64%) SOA
7 5 (10.64%) Configuration Management
7 5 (10.64%) Project Management
7 5 (10.64%) Refactoring
7 5 (10.64%) Analytics
8 4 (8.51%) Coaching
8 4 (8.51%) UML
8 4 (8.51%) Waterfall
9 3 (6.38%) BDD
9 3 (6.38%) Mentoring
10 2 (4.26%) Requirements Analysis
10 2 (4.26%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 40 (85.11%) C#
2 25 (53.19%) C++
3 16 (34.04%) Java
4 14 (29.79%) SQL
5 7 (14.89%) Python
5 7 (14.89%) Ruby
6 5 (10.64%) JavaScript
7 4 (8.51%) PL/SQL
8 2 (4.26%) C
9 1 (2.13%) Embedded C
9 1 (2.13%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 18 (38.30%) Degree
2 2 (4.26%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.26%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.89%) ISO 9001
2 5 (10.64%) DICOM
3 2 (4.26%) QA
Vendors
1 24 (51.06%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.51%) Oracle
3 2 (4.26%) IBM
3 2 (4.26%) Serena
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
SSE
Salary: £55,000 - £60,000 depending on skills and experience plus car
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Health care
Posted: 8 days ago