The table below looks at the statistics for OOD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 34 41 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing OOD 3 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 1.08% 0.76% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.47% 0.98% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
OOD
Staffordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
204 204 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 73.38% 77.27% 74.23%
Number of salaries quoted 151 172 125
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

OOD
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

OOD Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

OOD
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (60.00%) Middleware
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) OO
4 1 (20.00%) C
4 1 (20.00%) C++
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) VB
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (20.00%) N-Tier
4 1 (20.00%) Embedded C
4 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
4 1 (20.00%) Electronics
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (20.00%) WCF
4 1 (20.00%) Static Code Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Embedded Systems

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Systems Developer
3 2 (40.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (20.00%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) C Software Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) Middleware
3 1 (20.00%) WCF
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) N-Tier
1 1 (20.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (20.00%) Static Code Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded C
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VB