The table below looks at the statistics for OOD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 67 67 72
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Permanent jobs citing OOD 7 8 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.13% 1.25% 1.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.25% 1.37% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 11
Median salary £21,500 £55,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-60.90% +46.66%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
OOD
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
561 586 570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 90.78% 91.28% 78.73%
Number of salaries quoted 510 502 433
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Staffordshire region citing OOD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

OOD
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

OOD Salary Trend in Staffordshire

OOD
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OOD across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

OOD Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

OOD
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOD within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stafford - 4 £21,500 -
Stoke-on-Trent -8 3 £42,500 +10.38%
OOD
West Midlands

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT jobs citing OOD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Staffordshire region with a requirement for OOD.

1 25 (100.00%) C#
1 25 (100.00%) .NET
1 25 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 22 (88.00%) .NET Framework
3 20 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (80.00%) XML
3 20 (80.00%) XSD
3 20 (80.00%) OOP
3 20 (80.00%) SQL
3 20 (80.00%) T-SQL
4 19 (76.00%) ADO.NET
5 18 (72.00%) Visual Studio
5 18 (72.00%) HTML
5 18 (72.00%) SOA
5 18 (72.00%) Entity Framework
6 16 (64.00%) Migration
7 15 (60.00%) WinForms
7 15 (60.00%) WCF
8 14 (56.00%) Windows
9 13 (52.00%) N-Tier
9 13 (52.00%) LINQ
9 13 (52.00%) Unit Testing
9 13 (52.00%) ReSharper
9 13 (52.00%) NUnit
9 13 (52.00%) XAML
9 13 (52.00%) Ninject
9 13 (52.00%) REST
9 13 (52.00%) Dependency Injection
9 13 (52.00%) Inversion of Control
9 13 (52.00%) HTML5

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (72.00%) Visual Studio
2 13 (52.00%) NSubstitute
2 13 (52.00%) NUnit
2 13 (52.00%) ReSharper
2 13 (52.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (20.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 24 (96.00%) Developer
2 14 (56.00%) .NET Developer
3 6 (24.00%) C# Developer
3 6 (24.00%) Software Developer
4 4 (16.00%) C# Software Developer
5 3 (12.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Senior C# Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Senior C# Software Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Senior Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Senior Software Developer
5 3 (12.00%) WinForms Developer
6 1 (4.00%) .NET Applications Developer
6 1 (4.00%) .NET Software Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Applications Developer
6 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.00%) C# Application Developer
6 1 (4.00%) C# Software Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) SQL Developer
6 1 (4.00%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (100.00%) .NET
1 25 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 22 (88.00%) .NET Framework
3 20 (80.00%) XML
3 20 (80.00%) XSD
4 19 (76.00%) ADO.NET
5 18 (72.00%) Entity Framework
5 18 (72.00%) HTML
6 15 (60.00%) WCF
6 15 (60.00%) WinForms
7 13 (52.00%) Ajax
7 13 (52.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 13 (52.00%) HTML5
7 13 (52.00%) LINQ
7 13 (52.00%) Ninject
7 13 (52.00%) REST
8 5 (20.00%) CSS
8 5 (20.00%) RESTful
9 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (8.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (52.00%) Inversion of Control
1 13 (52.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 14 (56.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 20 (80.00%) OOP
2 18 (72.00%) SOA
3 16 (64.00%) Migration
4 13 (52.00%) Dependency Injection
4 13 (52.00%) Unit Testing
5 10 (40.00%) MVC
6 5 (20.00%) TDD
7 4 (16.00%) Mobile Development
7 4 (16.00%) OOA/OOD
8 3 (12.00%) Line Management
8 3 (12.00%) SOLID
9 1 (4.00%) OO
9 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) C#
2 20 (80.00%) SQL
2 20 (80.00%) T-SQL
3 13 (52.00%) XAML
4 4 (16.00%) F#
5 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) MCSD
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) DevExpress
2 4 (16.00%) Microsoft