The table below looks at the statistics for HOOD skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HOOD over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hierarchical Object-Oriented Design (HOOD)
Rank 865 920 884
Rank change year-on-year
+55 -36
Permanent jobs citing HOOD 25 13 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.011% 0.018%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.027% 0.013% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 24 7 15
Average salary £61,500 £28,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+115.78% -36.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £28,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £48,000 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £28,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+57.89% +3.63%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
92045 98475 89909
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 83.20% 82.01% 80.07%
Number of salaries quoted 74373 79144 73784
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,919 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

HOOD
Jobs Demand Trend

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

HOOD Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

HOOD
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing HOOD within the UK.

HOOD Salary Trend in the UK

HOOD
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HOOD over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 within the UK.

HOOD Salary Histogram in the UK

HOOD
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HOOD within the UK over the 3 months to 24 April 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
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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
England +28 25 £61,500 +53.75%
London +36 15 £65,000 +62.50%
South West - 7 £45,000 -
Gloucestershire - 6 £45,000 -
Cirencester - 3 £45,000 -
Nottingham - 2 £45,750 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 £45,750 -
East Midlands - 2 £45,750 -
North West - 1 - -
Lancashire - 1 - -
Preston - 1 - -
Bristol - 1 £40,000 -

HOOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing HOOD 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 HOOD.

1 23 (60.53%) JSON
2 21 (55.26%) Linux
3 16 (42.11%) Unit Testing
4 15 (39.47%) LAMP
4 15 (39.47%) Games
4 15 (39.47%) PHP
4 15 (39.47%) RESTful
4 15 (39.47%) Git (software)
4 15 (39.47%) DevOps
4 15 (39.47%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (28.95%) TDD
7 8 (21.05%) Banking
7 8 (21.05%) Spring
7 8 (21.05%) Java
7 8 (21.05%) JMS
7 8 (21.05%) REST
7 8 (21.05%) Apache Camel
7 8 (21.05%) Multithreading
8 7 (18.42%) Perl
9 6 (15.79%) UNIX
9 6 (15.79%) HTTP
9 6 (15.79%) DNS
9 6 (15.79%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 6 (15.79%) OSPF
9 6 (15.79%) BGP
9 6 (15.79%) Python
9 6 (15.79%) IPTV
9 6 (15.79%) Silverlight
9 6 (15.79%) Load Balancing

HOOD
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing HOOD 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 HOOD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.79%) HTTP
1 6 (15.79%) DNS
1 6 (15.79%) OSPF
1 6 (15.79%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.16%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 15 (39.47%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.26%) Selenium
3 1 (2.63%) Rational DOORS
General
1 15 (39.47%) Games
2 8 (21.05%) Banking
3 6 (15.79%) Telecoms
4 5 (13.16%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (47.37%) Developer
2 15 (39.47%) PHP Developer
3 8 (21.05%) Java Engineer
3 8 (21.05%) Senior Java Engineer
4 6 (15.79%) Design Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) C# Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Senior C# Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) Tester
6 2 (5.26%) Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) Network Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) Network Design Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Senior Tester
6 2 (5.26%) Business Consultant
7 1 (2.63%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (60.53%) JSON
2 15 (39.47%) LAMP
2 15 (39.47%) RESTful
3 8 (21.05%) REST
3 8 (21.05%) Apache Camel
3 8 (21.05%) Spring
3 8 (21.05%) JMS
4 6 (15.79%) Silverlight
5 4 (10.53%) .NET
6 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET
6 3 (7.89%) Web Services
6 3 (7.89%) HTML
6 3 (7.89%) WinForms
6 3 (7.89%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 15 (39.47%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (15.79%) IPTV
2 6 (15.79%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 21 (55.26%) Linux
2 6 (15.79%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (42.11%) Unit Testing
2 15 (39.47%) DevOps
3 14 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (28.95%) TDD
5 8 (21.05%) Multithreading
6 6 (15.79%) Load Balancing
7 3 (7.89%) SOA
7 3 (7.89%) MVC
7 3 (7.89%) Migration
7 3 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (5.26%) Functional Testing
8 2 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (5.26%) B2B
8 2 (5.26%) Test Scripting
8 2 (5.26%) Network Design
9 1 (2.63%) Software Engineering
9 1 (2.63%) Business Analysis
9 1 (2.63%) Integration Testing
9 1 (2.63%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (39.47%) PHP
2 8 (21.05%) Java
3 7 (18.42%) Perl
4 6 (15.79%) Python
5 5 (13.16%) C#
6 3 (7.89%) JavaScript
6 3 (7.89%) SQL
7 1 (2.63%) Ada
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (15.79%) Alcatel-Lucent
1 6 (15.79%) Akamai
2 3 (7.89%) Oracle