The table below looks at the statistics for OOD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 58 54 67
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +13
Permanent jobs citing OOD 2 12 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 0.47% 2.20% 1.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.65% 2.70% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 12
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
OOD
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
307 444 497
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 72.75% 81.47% 71.92%
Number of salaries quoted 265 405 458
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

OOD
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

OOD Salary Trend in Suffolk

OOD
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOD within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bury St Edmunds +4 2 £35,000 -33.33%
OOD
East of England

OOD
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSL
1 2 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 2 (100.00%) Zend
1 2 (100.00%) Zend Framework
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
1 2 (100.00%) Build Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 2 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSL
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) Zend Framework
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Build Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Zend