The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hierarchical Object-Oriented Design (HOOD)
Rank 885 868 856
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -12
Permanent jobs citing HOOD 20 11 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.010% 0.036%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.021% 0.013% 0.047%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 32
Average salary £40,000 £60,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £50,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £90,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £60,000 -
% change year-on-year
-41.66% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
94231 85648 91265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.41% 78.72% 77.39%
Number of salaries quoted 75933 70032 77735
Average salary £47,500 £46,250 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.70% +0.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 25 July 2014 within the UK.

HOOD Salary Histogram in the UK

HOOD
Top 10 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 25 July 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
England -20 20 £40,000 -33.33%
London -41 13 £47,500 -36.66%
Yorkshire -35 3 £28,500 -52.50%
North West - 3 £35,000 -
West Yorkshire - 3 £28,500 -
Manchester - 3 £35,000 -
Leeds - 3 £28,500 -
Cirencester - 1 £45,000 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £45,000 -
South West - 1 £45,000 -

HOOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 25 (73.53%) Software Engineering
2 24 (70.59%) Windows
3 20 (58.82%) C#
4 18 (52.94%) C++
5 17 (50.00%) Linux
5 17 (50.00%) OO
5 17 (50.00%) User Stories
6 16 (47.06%) Python
7 15 (44.12%) Mac OS X
7 15 (44.12%) Java
7 15 (44.12%) Scrum
8 13 (38.24%) C
9 12 (35.29%) Perforce
9 12 (35.29%) Git (software)
10 10 (29.41%) Android
10 10 (29.41%) Speech Recognition
10 10 (29.41%) Ruby
10 10 (29.41%) Windows Phone
10 10 (29.41%) Mercurial
10 10 (29.41%) Computer Architecture
10 10 (29.41%) Open Source
10 10 (29.41%) Apple iOS
10 10 (29.41%) Multimedia
10 10 (29.41%) Automotive
10 10 (29.41%) .NET
10 10 (29.41%) Eclipse
11 9 (26.47%) ASP.NET
11 9 (26.47%) Automated Testing
11 9 (26.47%) Degree
11 9 (26.47%) Computer Science

HOOD
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (11.76%) CMS
2 2 (5.88%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (20.59%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Lawson
1 1 (2.94%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) SMTP
1 1 (2.94%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.59%) SQL Server
1 7 (20.59%) SQL Server 2008
1 7 (20.59%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.94%) MySQL
2 1 (2.94%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 12 (35.29%) Git (software)
2 10 (29.41%) Mercurial
2 10 (29.41%) Eclipse
3 7 (20.59%) Visual Studio
3 7 (20.59%) ReSharper
3 7 (20.59%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (5.88%) Subversion
5 1 (2.94%) Hudson
5 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (29.41%) Automotive
1 10 (29.41%) Multimedia
2 5 (14.71%) Games
3 4 (11.76%) Finance
4 2 (5.88%) Financial Institution
4 2 (5.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 20 (58.82%) Software Engineer
2 15 (44.12%) Developer
3 6 (17.65%) C++ Developer
4 5 (14.71%) C++ Software Developer
4 5 (14.71%) Software Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Java Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Senior Software Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Python Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Junior Web Developer
6 2 (5.88%) C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Junior Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Lead Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Junior
6 2 (5.88%) Web Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Programmer
7 1 (2.94%) PHP Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Senior C# Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Web Designer
7 1 (2.94%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (29.41%) .NET
2 9 (26.47%) ASP.NET
3 7 (20.59%) Web Services
3 7 (20.59%) WinForms
3 7 (20.59%) .NET Remoting
3 7 (20.59%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (8.82%) HTML5
4 3 (8.82%) PyQt
4 3 (8.82%) HTML
4 3 (8.82%) Qt
4 3 (8.82%) CSS
5 2 (5.88%) XML
5 2 (5.88%) Ajax
5 2 (5.88%) jQuery
6 1 (2.94%) RESTful
6 1 (2.94%) JSON
6 1 (2.94%) WPF
6 1 (2.94%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) Speech Recognition
1 10 (29.41%) Open Source
2 9 (26.47%) Computer Science
3 7 (20.59%) NHS
3 7 (20.59%) DTV
4 5 (14.71%) Mobile App
5 3 (8.82%) 3D Graphics
5 3 (8.82%) Animation
6 2 (5.88%) Mathematics
7 1 (2.94%) iPhone
7 1 (2.94%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 24 (70.59%) Windows
2 17 (50.00%) Linux
3 15 (44.12%) Mac OS X
4 10 (29.41%) Android
4 10 (29.41%) Apple iOS
4 10 (29.41%) Windows Phone
5 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (73.53%) Software Engineering
2 17 (50.00%) OO
2 17 (50.00%) User Stories
3 15 (44.12%) Scrum
4 10 (29.41%) Computer Architecture
5 9 (26.47%) Automated Testing
6 7 (20.59%) MVC
7 5 (14.71%) SEO
7 5 (14.71%) TDD
7 5 (14.71%) E-Commerce
7 5 (14.71%) Data Modelling
7 5 (14.71%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (14.71%) Unit Testing
8 4 (11.76%) Test Automation
9 2 (5.88%) BDD
9 2 (5.88%) B2B
10 1 (2.94%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (2.94%) Multithreading
10 1 (2.94%) Time Management
10 1 (2.94%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 20 (58.82%) C#
2 18 (52.94%) C++
3 16 (47.06%) Python
4 15 (44.12%) Java
5 13 (38.24%) C
6 10 (29.41%) Ruby
7 7 (20.59%) JavaScript
8 5 (14.71%) PHP
9 3 (8.82%) SQL
10 2 (5.88%) Perl
11 1 (2.94%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (26.47%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (20.59%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Nagios
Vendors
1 12 (35.29%) Perforce
2 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
3 7 (20.59%) Typemock
3 7 (20.59%) Red Gate
4 4 (11.76%) Google
5 2 (5.88%) hybris