The table below looks at the statistics for OOD skills in IT jobs advertised for the St Albans region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 28 - 38
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OOD 19 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 10.98% - 1.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.42% - 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 19 0 3
Average salary £60,000 - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
OOD
Hertfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
153 40 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 88.44% 57.97% 82.32%
Number of salaries quoted 144 37 156
Average salary £50,000 £32,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £20,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

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

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

OOD
Salary Trend in St Albans

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

OOD Salary Trend in St Albans

OOD
Salary Histogram in St Albans

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OOD across the St Albans region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

OOD Salary Histogram in St Albans

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 27 (100.00%) C#
1 27 (100.00%) .NET
1 27 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (92.59%) Microsoft
3 24 (88.89%) HTML
3 24 (88.89%) JavaScript
3 24 (88.89%) Oracle
3 24 (88.89%) ASP.NET
3 24 (88.89%) CSS
3 24 (88.89%) MS Excel
3 24 (88.89%) SharePoint
3 24 (88.89%) MVC
3 24 (88.89%) Scrum
3 24 (88.89%) TDD
3 24 (88.89%) NUnit
3 24 (88.89%) Ajax
3 24 (88.89%) Selenium
3 24 (88.89%) WCF
3 24 (88.89%) Silverlight
3 24 (88.89%) jQuery
3 24 (88.89%) TeamCity
3 24 (88.89%) Team Foundation Server
3 24 (88.89%) ASP.NET MVC
3 24 (88.89%) HTML5
3 24 (88.89%) CSS3
4 18 (66.67%) SQL
5 17 (62.96%) Software Engineering
6 15 (55.56%) PL/SQL
6 15 (55.56%) XML
6 15 (55.56%) XSLT

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 24 (88.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 24 (88.89%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 24 (88.89%) NUnit
1 24 (88.89%) Selenium
1 24 (88.89%) TeamCity
1 24 (88.89%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 27 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 27 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 27 (100.00%) Developer
1 27 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 17 (62.96%) Senior C# Developer
2 17 (62.96%) Senior .NET Developer
2 17 (62.96%) Senior Developer
3 13 (48.15%) C# Software Engineer
3 13 (48.15%) Software Engineer
3 13 (48.15%) .NET Software Engineer
4 11 (40.74%) .NET Web Developer
4 11 (40.74%) C# Web Developer
4 11 (40.74%) Web Developer
5 8 (29.63%) Senior Software Developer
5 8 (29.63%) Software Developer
5 8 (29.63%) Senior Software Engineer
5 8 (29.63%) C# Software Developer
5 8 (29.63%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
5 8 (29.63%) Senior C# Software Engineer
5 8 (29.63%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (100.00%) .NET
2 24 (88.89%) ASP.NET
2 24 (88.89%) CSS
2 24 (88.89%) Ajax
2 24 (88.89%) HTML
2 24 (88.89%) WCF
2 24 (88.89%) Silverlight
2 24 (88.89%) jQuery
2 24 (88.89%) ASP.NET MVC
2 24 (88.89%) HTML5
2 24 (88.89%) CSS3
3 15 (55.56%) WebSockets
3 15 (55.56%) XML
3 15 (55.56%) XSLT
4 5 (18.52%) WinForms
4 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 3 (11.11%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (88.89%) TDD
2 24 (88.89%) MVC
2 24 (88.89%) Scrum
3 17 (62.96%) Software Engineering
4 15 (55.56%) Web Development
4 15 (55.56%) Multithreading
4 15 (55.56%) Low Latency
4 15 (55.56%) SOA
5 3 (11.11%) OO
6 2 (7.41%) ERP
6 2 (7.41%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) C#
2 24 (88.89%) JavaScript
3 18 (66.67%) SQL
4 15 (55.56%) PL/SQL
4 15 (55.56%) Objective-C
5 3 (11.11%) T-SQL
5 3 (11.11%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 25 (92.59%) Microsoft
2 24 (88.89%) Oracle