The table below looks at the statistics for OOD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 60 37 48
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +11
Permanent jobs citing OOD 1 36 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.19% 5.05% 2.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 5.92% 3.25%
Number of salaries quoted 0 26 16
Average salary - £44,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
OOD
Wiltshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
451 608 492
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 84.62% 85.27% 87.86%
Number of salaries quoted 404 485 389
Average salary £46,377 £44,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.40% +8.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

OOD
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

OOD Salary Trend in Swindon

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) Ajax
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Spring MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Big Data
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) BT
2 1 (33.33%) Electronics
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Bluetooth
2 1 (33.33%) Firmware
2 1 (33.33%) ASIC
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) JUnit
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) JDBC
2 1 (33.33%) JSP
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) XSLT

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JUnit
General
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Firmware Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Firmware Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Bluetooth Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) JDBC
1 1 (33.33%) JSP
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) XSLT
1 1 (33.33%) Spring
1 1 (33.33%) Ajax
1 1 (33.33%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) ASIC
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) BT