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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 64 73 72
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -1
Permanent jobs citing OOD 18 16 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.52% 1.86% 1.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.10% 2.23% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 14 7 18
Average salary £40,000 £44,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £32,500 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,400 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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
581 719 700
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 81.37% 83.41% 77.01%
Number of salaries quoted 492 633 657
Average salary £42,500 £40,325 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.39% +7.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 2015.

OOD Salary Histogram in Southampton

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 44 (83.02%) C#
2 35 (66.04%) .NET
3 32 (60.38%) SQL Server
3 32 (60.38%) C++
3 32 (60.38%) XML
3 32 (60.38%) OO
4 30 (56.60%) Microsoft
5 28 (52.83%) Windows
5 28 (52.83%) Multithreading
6 27 (50.94%) WCF
6 27 (50.94%) TCP/IP
6 27 (50.94%) SOAP
6 27 (50.94%) Visual Studio
7 26 (49.06%) Network Security
7 26 (49.06%) REST
8 25 (47.17%) Software Engineering
9 23 (43.40%) Moq
10 21 (39.62%) Degree
11 20 (37.74%) CTI
11 20 (37.74%) LINQ
12 19 (35.85%) NHibernate
12 19 (35.85%) STL
13 17 (32.08%) COM
13 17 (32.08%) HTML
14 14 (26.42%) SDLC
15 13 (24.53%) Agile Software Development
15 13 (24.53%) ASP.NET
16 12 (22.64%) Java
16 12 (22.64%) SQL
17 9 (16.98%) JavaScript

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 8 (15.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.89%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.55%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 27 (50.94%) TCP/IP
2 26 (49.06%) Network Security
3 20 (37.74%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (60.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 27 (50.94%) Visual Studio
2 23 (43.40%) Moq
3 5 (9.43%) NUnit
3 5 (9.43%) Maven
3 5 (9.43%) Ant
4 3 (5.66%) Cucumber
4 3 (5.66%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (13.21%) Finance
2 4 (7.55%) Retail
3 1 (1.89%) Games
Job Titles
1 31 (58.49%) Developer
2 18 (33.96%) Software Developer
3 14 (26.42%) C# Developer
4 13 (24.53%) Software Engineer
5 7 (13.21%) Architect
5 7 (13.21%) Software Architect
6 6 (11.32%) .NET Developer
6 6 (11.32%) C# Software Developer
6 6 (11.32%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (9.43%) Senior Developer
7 5 (9.43%) Java Developer
7 5 (9.43%) Senior Software Developer
8 4 (7.55%) Senior Software Engineer
8 4 (7.55%) C# Software Engineer
9 2 (3.77%) Team Leader
9 2 (3.77%) Principal Software Engineer
9 2 (3.77%) Principal Engineer
9 2 (3.77%) Software Team Leader
10 1 (1.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 1 (1.89%) C++/C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (66.04%) .NET
2 32 (60.38%) XML
3 27 (50.94%) SOAP
3 27 (50.94%) WCF
4 26 (49.06%) REST
5 20 (37.74%) LINQ
6 19 (35.85%) NHibernate
6 19 (35.85%) STL
7 17 (32.08%) COM
7 17 (32.08%) HTML
8 13 (24.53%) ASP.NET
9 9 (16.98%) CSS
10 8 (15.09%) WPF
11 7 (13.21%) HTML5
12 5 (9.43%) JSON
13 4 (7.55%) jQuery
14 3 (5.66%) Spring
15 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET MVC
15 1 (1.89%) WinForms
15 1 (1.89%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.21%) Client/Server
2 4 (7.55%) Physics
3 3 (5.66%) Kindle
4 2 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.77%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.89%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 28 (52.83%) Windows
2 3 (5.66%) Linux
2 3 (5.66%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (60.38%) OO
2 28 (52.83%) Multithreading
3 25 (47.17%) Software Engineering
4 14 (26.42%) SDLC
5 13 (24.53%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (16.98%) MVC
7 8 (15.09%) Scrum
7 8 (15.09%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (13.21%) Analytics
9 5 (9.43%) Refactoring
9 5 (9.43%) SOA
9 5 (9.43%) Configuration Management
9 5 (9.43%) Project Management
10 4 (7.55%) E-Commerce
10 4 (7.55%) Migration
10 4 (7.55%) Load Testing
10 4 (7.55%) Web Development
10 4 (7.55%) Coaching
10 4 (7.55%) Dependency Injection
11 3 (5.66%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 44 (83.02%) C#
2 32 (60.38%) C++
3 12 (22.64%) Java
3 12 (22.64%) SQL
4 9 (16.98%) JavaScript
5 6 (11.32%) C
6 3 (5.66%) Ruby
6 3 (5.66%) Python
7 1 (1.89%) Embedded C
7 1 (1.89%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 21 (39.62%) Degree
2 2 (3.77%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.77%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.43%) DICOM
2 3 (5.66%) ISO 9001
3 2 (3.77%) QA
Vendors
1 30 (56.60%) Microsoft
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