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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 65 42 60
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +18
Permanent jobs citing OOD 6 16 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.98% 3.60% 1.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.17% 4.23% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 5
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +10.38%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
511 378 388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 83.22% 85.14% 77.76%
Number of salaries quoted 430 323 343
Average salary £39,250 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.64% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,730 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OOD across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

OOD Salary Histogram 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 19 December 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
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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 -20 6 £43,750 +2.94%
Sunderland -10 4 £47,500 +11.76%
OOD
North East

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) Java
2 8 (80.00%) Degree
3 7 (70.00%) PhD
3 7 (70.00%) Windows
4 6 (60.00%) Unit Testing
4 6 (60.00%) Multithreading
5 5 (50.00%) Game Development
5 5 (50.00%) Linux
5 5 (50.00%) Algorithms
5 5 (50.00%) Games
5 5 (50.00%) 3D Graphics
6 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
6 4 (40.00%) OO
7 3 (30.00%) C#
8 2 (20.00%) MVC
8 2 (20.00%) Scrum
8 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
8 2 (20.00%) Web Development
8 2 (20.00%) TDD
8 2 (20.00%) NUnit
8 2 (20.00%) MSTest
8 2 (20.00%) Moq
8 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
8 2 (20.00%) .NET
8 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
8 2 (20.00%) VB
8 2 (20.00%) VB.NET

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) NUnit
1 2 (20.00%) MSTest
1 2 (20.00%) Moq
2 1 (10.00%) JUnit
General
1 5 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (80.00%) Software Developer
3 7 (70.00%) Java Software Developer
3 7 (70.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (20.00%) .NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
1 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 2
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) 3D Graphics
1 5 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Unit Testing
2 6 (60.00%) Multithreading
3 5 (50.00%) Game Development
4 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (40.00%) OO
5 2 (20.00%) MVC
5 2 (20.00%) Scrum
5 2 (20.00%) TDD
5 2 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) VB
3 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (10.00%) C++
4 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) Degree
2 7 (70.00%) PhD
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft