The table below looks at the statistics for OOD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 64 59 47
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -12
Permanent jobs citing OOD 6 6 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.12% 1.01% 3.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.49% 1.34% 4.34%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 12
Average salary £38,750 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.71% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £39,123
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.24%
OOD
North East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
402 447 438
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 75.14% 75.51% 78.07%
Number of salaries quoted 314 386 378
Average salary £37,500 £35,232 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.43% -10.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

OOD
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

OOD Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

OOD
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOD within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -1 4 £38,750 +10.71% 1
Sunderland +1 2 £40,000 +23.07%
OOD
North East

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (93.75%) Java
3 11 (68.75%) PhD
3 11 (68.75%) Degree
4 9 (56.25%) Unit Testing
4 9 (56.25%) OO
5 7 (43.75%) Linux
5 7 (43.75%) Multithreading
6 6 (37.50%) Computer Science
6 6 (37.50%) Scrum
6 6 (37.50%) Windows
6 6 (37.50%) JUnit
7 5 (31.25%) 3D Graphics
7 5 (31.25%) Games
7 5 (31.25%) Algorithms
7 5 (31.25%) Game Development
8 4 (25.00%) Mathematics
8 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
9 3 (18.75%) C#
9 3 (18.75%) Web Development
9 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
9 3 (18.75%) TDD
10 2 (12.50%) Subversion
10 2 (12.50%) Spring
10 2 (12.50%) Automated Testing
10 2 (12.50%) Ruby
10 2 (12.50%) Hibernate
10 2 (12.50%) C++
10 2 (12.50%) Web Services
10 2 (12.50%) Swing

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (12.50%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Big Data
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) JUnit
2 2 (12.50%) Subversion
2 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 2 (12.50%) Gradle
2 2 (12.50%) Artifactory
2 2 (12.50%) Apache Ivy
3 1 (6.25%) MSTest
3 1 (6.25%) Moq
3 1 (6.25%) NUnit
General
1 5 (31.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 13 (81.25%) Software Developer
3 11 (68.75%) Java Developer
4 9 (56.25%) Java Software Developer
5 2 (12.50%) C# Developer
5 2 (12.50%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) Spring
1 2 (12.50%) Hibernate
1 2 (12.50%) Web Services
1 2 (12.50%) Swing
1 2 (12.50%) JPA
1 2 (12.50%) RESTful
1 2 (12.50%) REST
2 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 2
2 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
2 1 (6.25%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 5 (31.25%) 3D Graphics
2 5 (31.25%) Algorithms
3 4 (25.00%) Mathematics
4 2 (12.50%) Mobile App
4 2 (12.50%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Linux
2 6 (37.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (56.25%) Unit Testing
2 9 (56.25%) OO
3 7 (43.75%) Multithreading
4 6 (37.50%) Scrum
5 5 (31.25%) Game Development
6 3 (18.75%) Web Development
6 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
6 3 (18.75%) TDD
7 2 (12.50%) Automated Testing
8 1 (6.25%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) Java
2 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (18.75%) C#
4 2 (12.50%) Ruby
4 2 (12.50%) C++
4 2 (12.50%) Groovy
5 1 (6.25%) VB
5 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (68.75%) PhD
1 11 (68.75%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Vagrant
1 2 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
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