The table below looks at the statistics for OOD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 32 31 31
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing OOD 11 19 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 5.50% 6.96% 7.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.98% 8.41% 8.47%
Number of salaries quoted 11 15 15
Average salary £34,500 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.15% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £32,500 £35,200
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%
OOD
Manchester

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
184 226 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 92.00% 82.78% 85.92%
Number of salaries quoted 167 157 173
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £44,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

OOD
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

OOD Salary Trend in Stockport

OOD
Salary Histogram in Stockport

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OOD across the Stockport region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

OOD Salary Histogram in Stockport

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 20 (62.50%) XML
2 19 (59.38%) SQL Server
2 19 (59.38%) TDD
3 18 (56.25%) C++
4 17 (53.13%) Degree
5 16 (50.00%) OO
6 15 (46.88%) UNIX
6 15 (46.88%) Linux
6 15 (46.88%) JMS
6 15 (46.88%) WSDL
6 15 (46.88%) C
6 15 (46.88%) Java
6 15 (46.88%) Servlets
6 15 (46.88%) SOAP
6 15 (46.88%) JSON
6 15 (46.88%) Software Engineering
6 15 (46.88%) Retail
6 15 (46.88%) ActiveMQ
6 15 (46.88%) Spring
6 15 (46.88%) Maven
6 15 (46.88%) Hibernate
6 15 (46.88%) RabbitMQ
6 15 (46.88%) REST
6 15 (46.88%) Relational Database
6 15 (46.88%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
7 12 (37.50%) Software Architecture
7 12 (37.50%) Java EE
7 12 (37.50%) Logistics
7 12 (37.50%) Agile Software Development

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Stockport 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (59.38%) SQL Server
2 15 (46.88%) Relational Database
3 12 (37.50%) RDBMS
4 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 15 (46.88%) Maven
2 2 (6.25%) Moq
2 2 (6.25%) NUnit
General
1 15 (46.88%) Retail
2 5 (15.63%) Finance
3 3 (9.38%) Manufacturing
3 3 (9.38%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 15 (46.88%) Software Engineer
2 10 (31.25%) Developer
3 7 (21.88%) Analyst
3 7 (21.88%) .NET Developer
3 7 (21.88%) Systems Analyst
4 5 (15.63%) UML Business Analyst
4 5 (15.63%) Business Analyst
4 5 (15.63%) Agile Business Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) Business Systems Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) Web Developer
5 4 (12.50%) .NET Web Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Junior Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Junior
7 2 (6.25%) .NET Software Developer
7 2 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Software Developer
7 2 (6.25%) C# Software Developer
7 2 (6.25%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (62.50%) XML
2 15 (46.88%) JMS
2 15 (46.88%) WSDL
2 15 (46.88%) Servlets
2 15 (46.88%) SOAP
2 15 (46.88%) JSON
2 15 (46.88%) ActiveMQ
2 15 (46.88%) Spring
2 15 (46.88%) Hibernate
2 15 (46.88%) RabbitMQ
2 15 (46.88%) REST
3 12 (37.50%) Java EE
4 10 (31.25%) .NET
5 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 7 (21.88%) HTML
7 4 (12.50%) Entity Framework
7 4 (12.50%) CSS
7 4 (12.50%) .NET Framework
8 3 (9.38%) WinForms
8 3 (9.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (46.88%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (6.25%) Mathematics
3 2 (6.25%) Physics
3 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (46.88%) UNIX
1 15 (46.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (59.38%) TDD
2 16 (50.00%) OO
3 15 (46.88%) Software Engineering
4 12 (37.50%) Software Architecture
4 12 (37.50%) Logistics
4 12 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (37.50%) E-Commerce
5 7 (21.88%) UML
6 5 (15.63%) MVC
7 3 (9.38%) Automated Testing
7 3 (9.38%) Pay per click
7 3 (9.38%) Web Development
7 3 (9.38%) OOP
7 3 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (9.38%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (6.25%) Unit Testing
8 2 (6.25%) Web Design
9 1 (3.13%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 18 (56.25%) C++
2 15 (46.88%) C
2 15 (46.88%) Java
3 10 (31.25%) C#
4 5 (15.63%) VB.NET
5 4 (12.50%) SQL
6 3 (9.38%) Delphi
7 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (53.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.88%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (9.38%) Google