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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 61 65 66
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Permanent jobs citing OOD 8 9 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.43% 1.50% 2.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.55% 1.65% 2.92%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 16
Median salary £26,500 £55,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-51.81% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £43,700 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
515 546 582
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 91.96% 90.85% 80.95%
Number of salaries quoted 460 470 462
Median salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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 28 September 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 28 September 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 -5 3 £42,500 +10.38%
Cannock -3 1 £31,500 -42.72%
OOD
West Midlands

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 20 (100.00%) C#
1 20 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (95.00%) ASP.NET
3 16 (80.00%) .NET Framework
4 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (65.00%) OOP
4 13 (65.00%) XML
4 13 (65.00%) XSD
4 13 (65.00%) SQL
4 13 (65.00%) T-SQL
5 12 (60.00%) Visual Studio
5 12 (60.00%) ADO.NET
6 11 (55.00%) HTML
6 11 (55.00%) SOA
6 11 (55.00%) MVC
7 10 (50.00%) Migration
7 10 (50.00%) Entity Framework
8 9 (45.00%) WCF
9 8 (40.00%) WinForms
9 8 (40.00%) Windows
10 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
10 7 (35.00%) N-Tier
11 6 (30.00%) LINQ
11 6 (30.00%) ReSharper
11 6 (30.00%) Ajax
11 6 (30.00%) NUnit
11 6 (30.00%) XAML
11 6 (30.00%) Ninject
11 6 (30.00%) REST
11 6 (30.00%) Dependency Injection

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 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) MySQL
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (60.00%) Visual Studio
2 6 (30.00%) NSubstitute
2 6 (30.00%) NUnit
2 6 (30.00%) ReSharper
2 6 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 19 (95.00%) Developer
2 7 (35.00%) .NET Developer
3 6 (30.00%) Software Developer
4 5 (25.00%) C# Developer
5 3 (15.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (15.00%) C# Software Developer
5 3 (15.00%) WinForms Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Senior C# Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Senior C# Software Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Senior Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (5.00%) .NET Applications Developer
7 1 (5.00%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (5.00%) .NET Software Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) C# Application Developer
7 1 (5.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Developer Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Systems Support
7 1 (5.00%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (95.00%) ASP.NET
3 16 (80.00%) .NET Framework
4 13 (65.00%) XML
4 13 (65.00%) XSD
5 12 (60.00%) ADO.NET
6 11 (55.00%) HTML
7 10 (50.00%) Entity Framework
8 9 (45.00%) WCF
9 8 (40.00%) WinForms
10 6 (30.00%) Ajax
10 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (30.00%) HTML5
10 6 (30.00%) LINQ
10 6 (30.00%) Ninject
10 6 (30.00%) REST
11 5 (25.00%) CSS
11 5 (25.00%) RESTful
12 3 (15.00%) WPF
13 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) N-Tier
2 6 (30.00%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (65.00%) OOP
2 11 (55.00%) MVC
2 11 (55.00%) SOA
3 10 (50.00%) Migration
4 6 (30.00%) Dependency Injection
4 6 (30.00%) Unit Testing
5 5 (25.00%) Mobile Development
5 5 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
5 5 (25.00%) TDD
6 2 (10.00%) Line Management
6 2 (10.00%) OO
6 2 (10.00%) SOLID
7 1 (5.00%) Business Analysis
7 1 (5.00%) ERP
7 1 (5.00%) Logistics
7 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) C#
2 13 (65.00%) SQL
2 13 (65.00%) T-SQL
3 6 (30.00%) XAML
4 5 (25.00%) F#
5 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) MCSD
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) DevExpress
2 5 (25.00%) Microsoft