The first table below looks at the demand for OOA/OOD skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOA/OOD over the 3 months to 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Analysis and Design (OOA/OOD)
Rank 487 413 483
Rank change year-on-year
-74 +70
Permanent jobs citing OOA/OOD 521 600 522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.43% 0.54% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 0.69% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 451 527 438
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
97509 87535 96223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.37% 78.84% 76.56%
Number of salaries quoted 78334 71800 81781
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%

OOA/OOD
Jobs Demand Trend

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

OOA/OOD Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

OOA/OOD
Salary Trend

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

OOA/OOD Salary Trend in the UK

OOA/OOD
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OOA/OOD over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 within the UK.

OOA/OOD Salary Histogram in the UK

OOA/OOD
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOA/OOD within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -72 490 £50,000 +11.11% 57
London -69 276 £60,000 +9.09% 24
City of London -50 76 £60,000 +2.12% 9
South East -42 74 £45,000 - 8
North West -1 47 £42,500 +13.33% 5
South West -33 34 £42,500 +21.42% 13
East Midlands +5 29 £35,000 +8.52% 1
Derbyshire +8 26 £35,000 +8.52%
Bristol -17 25 £35,000 - 12
Chesterfield +8 23 £35,000 +6.06%
Buckinghamshire +5 22 £52,500 -0.47% 1
Milton Keynes +9 21 £52,500 -2.55% 1
Manchester -7 20 £40,000 +23.07% 3
Kent -3 17 £40,000 - 1
West Midlands +6 13 £40,000 -13.04% 2
Merseyside -2 13 £57,500 +4.54% 1
Liverpool -4 13 £57,500 +4.54% 1
Cheshire +6 12 £40,000 -33.33%
Warrington - 12 £40,000 -
Wales +6 11 £52,500 +66.66% 1
East of England -8 11 £40,000 -25.58% 1
Maidstone - 11 £40,000 -
Berkshire -15 10 £41,250 -13.15%
Scotland -16 9 £43,500 -3.33% 4
Hampshire -14 8 £57,500 +45.56% 2
Lancashire +6 7 £57,500 +43.75% 1
West Sussex +2 7 £30,000 -11.11% 1
Crawley +12 6 - - 1
Preston +1 6 £57,500 +4.54%
Stockport -14 6 £35,000 +11.11% 2

OOA/OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing OOA/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 OOA/OOD.

1 667 (69.12%) OO
2 442 (45.80%) .NET
3 397 (41.14%) C#
4 394 (40.83%) Java
5 383 (39.69%) SQL Server
6 333 (34.51%) Scrum
7 316 (32.75%) OOD
8 313 (32.44%) HTML
9 303 (31.40%) JavaScript
10 296 (30.67%) TDD
11 288 (29.84%) Agile Software Development
12 285 (29.53%) Windows
13 270 (27.98%) OOP
14 261 (27.05%) MVC
14 261 (27.05%) Finance
15 259 (26.84%) XML
15 259 (26.84%) SQL
16 258 (26.74%) ASP.NET
17 239 (24.77%) CSS
18 238 (24.66%) Degree
19 235 (24.35%) Web Services
20 231 (23.94%) UML
21 216 (22.38%) Oracle
22 198 (20.52%) Software Engineering
23 184 (19.07%) J2EE
23 184 (19.07%) ASP.NET MVC
24 180 (18.65%) NUnit
25 178 (18.45%) Continuous Integration
26 176 (18.24%) Spring
27 173 (17.93%) Relational Database

OOA/OOD
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing OOA/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 OOA/OOD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 61 (6.32%) WebLogic
2 53 (5.49%) SharePoint Server
3 51 (5.28%) Tomcat
4 46 (4.77%) WebSphere
5 36 (3.73%) Apache
6 29 (3.01%) GlassFish
7 28 (2.90%) SharePoint
8 23 (2.38%) IIS
9 20 (2.07%) WebSphere Application Server
10 19 (1.97%) Node.js
10 19 (1.97%) WebLogic Portal
11 15 (1.55%) CMS
12 13 (1.35%) WebSphere Process Server
12 13 (1.35%) WebLogic Integration
13 11 (1.14%) SharePoint 2010
14 9 (0.93%) SharePoint Foundation
14 9 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
15 8 (0.83%) FileNet
15 8 (0.83%) Apache Pig
15 8 (0.83%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 48 (4.97%) MS Excel
2 16 (1.66%) MS Office
3 8 (0.83%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.73%) InfoPath
5 6 (0.62%) Mingle
6 4 (0.41%) Doxygen
7 1 (0.10%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 25 (2.59%) Oracle BPM
2 6 (0.62%) Pivotal CRM
3 5 (0.52%) BusinessWorks
3 5 (0.52%) Tridion
4 4 (0.41%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.21%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 33 (3.42%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (1.66%) SaaS
3 11 (1.14%) Office 365
4 9 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.10%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 81 (8.39%) Internet
2 25 (2.59%) HTTP
3 24 (2.49%) TCP/IP
4 16 (1.66%) Intranet
5 6 (0.62%) IPsec
5 6 (0.62%) Firewall
5 6 (0.62%) LDAP
5 6 (0.62%) IPv4
5 6 (0.62%) IPv6
5 6 (0.62%) SSL
5 6 (0.62%) VPN
5 6 (0.62%) SNMP
5 6 (0.62%) Wireshark
5 6 (0.62%) tcpdump
5 6 (0.62%) Network Security
6 5 (0.52%) Wireless
7 4 (0.41%) WAN
7 4 (0.41%) LAN
7 4 (0.41%) 4G
7 4 (0.41%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 383 (39.69%) SQL Server
2 173 (17.93%) Relational Database
3 124 (12.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 85 (8.81%) RDBMS
5 84 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
6 47 (4.87%) MySQL
6 47 (4.87%) SQL Server 2005
7 42 (4.35%) Oracle Database
8 35 (3.63%) NoSQL
9 25 (2.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 24 (2.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 23 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
12 17 (1.76%) MongoDB
12 17 (1.76%) BODI
12 17 (1.76%) Oracle Database 11g
13 15 (1.55%) Big Data
14 13 (1.35%) DB2
15 12 (1.24%) Hadoop
16 9 (0.93%) SQLite
16 9 (0.93%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 180 (18.65%) NUnit
2 161 (16.68%) Moq
3 152 (15.75%) Rhino Mocks
4 102 (10.57%) MSTest
5 82 (8.50%) Visual Studio
6 59 (6.11%) JUnit
7 58 (6.01%) Eclipse
8 53 (5.49%) Team Foundation Server
9 40 (4.15%) Git (software)
10 37 (3.83%) Maven
11 36 (3.73%) Cucumber
11 36 (3.73%) Ant
11 36 (3.73%) Subversion
12 32 (3.32%) TeamCity
13 28 (2.90%) CruiseControl
14 22 (2.28%) SpecFlow
15 16 (1.66%) JIRA
16 15 (1.55%) Eclipse RCP
17 14 (1.45%) Rational DOORS
18 13 (1.35%) Selenium
General
1 261 (27.05%) Finance
2 117 (12.12%) Banking
3 47 (4.87%) Investment Banking
4 33 (3.42%) Telecoms
5 29 (3.01%) Marketing
6 25 (2.59%) Electronics
7 17 (1.76%) Retail
8 15 (1.55%) French Language
8 15 (1.55%) Front Office
9 13 (1.35%) Multimedia
10 9 (0.93%) Games
11 8 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
12 7 (0.73%) Aerospace
12 7 (0.73%) Publishing
13 6 (0.62%) Advertising
13 6 (0.62%) Military
14 5 (0.52%) Back Office
15 4 (0.41%) Legal
15 4 (0.41%) Billing
15 4 (0.41%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 613 (63.52%) Developer
2 214 (22.18%) Java Developer
3 144 (14.92%) .NET Developer
4 134 (13.89%) Software Engineer
5 121 (12.54%) C# Developer
6 118 (12.23%) Senior Developer
7 100 (10.36%) Architect
8 77 (7.98%) Analyst
9 65 (6.74%) Senior Java Developer
10 61 (6.32%) C# .NET Developer
11 60 (6.22%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 53 (5.49%) Business Analyst
13 51 (5.28%) Software Developer
14 42 (4.35%) Agile C# Developer
15 41 (4.25%) Technical Architect
16 40 (4.15%) Solutions Architect
16 40 (4.15%) Senior Software Engineer
17 35 (3.63%) Consultant
17 35 (3.63%) Web Developer
18 34 (3.52%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 442 (45.80%) .NET
2 313 (32.44%) HTML
3 259 (26.84%) XML
4 258 (26.74%) ASP.NET
5 239 (24.77%) CSS
6 235 (24.35%) Web Services
7 184 (19.07%) J2EE
7 184 (19.07%) ASP.NET MVC
8 176 (18.24%) Spring
9 152 (15.75%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 136 (14.09%) WCF
11 133 (13.78%) WPF
11 133 (13.78%) jQuery
12 132 (13.68%) XSLT
13 124 (12.85%) HTML5
13 124 (12.85%) .NET Framework
14 120 (12.44%) WinForms
15 117 (12.12%) Hibernate
16 108 (11.19%) Ajax
17 97 (10.05%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 116 (12.02%) Computer Science
2 113 (11.71%) Inversion of Control
3 79 (8.19%) Open Source
4 73 (7.56%) Client/Server
5 54 (5.60%) N-Tier
6 50 (5.18%) Enterprise Software
7 29 (3.01%) Fixed Income
8 26 (2.69%) Tandem
9 24 (2.49%) Mainframe
10 23 (2.38%) Mathematics
11 22 (2.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 22 (2.28%) Mobile Payment
11 22 (2.28%) Mobile App
12 17 (1.76%) Derivative
13 15 (1.55%) SWIFT
14 13 (1.35%) DataPower
14 13 (1.35%) Hedge funds
14 13 (1.35%) Credit Derivative
15 12 (1.24%) Device Driver
15 12 (1.24%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 285 (29.53%) Windows
2 114 (11.81%) UNIX
3 107 (11.09%) Linux
4 30 (3.11%) Solaris
5 23 (2.38%) Android
6 22 (2.28%) Apple iOS
7 20 (2.07%) Windows Phone
7 20 (2.07%) Windows Phone 7
8 10 (1.04%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (0.73%) AIX
10 6 (0.62%) VxWorks
10 6 (0.62%) Windows 7
10 6 (0.62%) CentOS
11 5 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (0.52%) Ubuntu
12 4 (0.41%) Embedded Linux
13 3 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
13 3 (0.31%) Fedora
13 3 (0.31%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 667 (69.12%) OO
2 333 (34.51%) Scrum
3 316 (32.75%) OOD
4 296 (30.67%) TDD
5 288 (29.84%) Agile Software Development
6 270 (27.98%) OOP
7 261 (27.05%) MVC
8 231 (23.94%) UML
9 198 (20.52%) Software Engineering
10 178 (18.45%) Continuous Integration
11 153 (15.85%) Kanban
12 134 (13.89%) Unit Testing
13 130 (13.47%) BDD
14 121 (12.54%) SOA
15 83 (8.60%) Dependency Injection
16 74 (7.67%) E-Commerce
17 67 (6.94%) RUP
17 67 (6.94%) MVVM
18 57 (5.91%) Domain-Driven Design
19 56 (5.80%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 397 (41.14%) C#
2 394 (40.83%) Java
3 303 (31.40%) JavaScript
4 259 (26.84%) SQL
5 130 (13.47%) C++
6 100 (10.36%) C
7 51 (5.28%) T-SQL
8 44 (4.56%) Python
9 37 (3.83%) VB.NET
9 37 (3.83%) Scala
10 36 (3.73%) Ruby
11 35 (3.63%) PL/SQL
12 18 (1.87%) PHP
13 17 (1.76%) Perl
14 16 (1.66%) Shell Script
15 14 (1.45%) Objective-C
16 11 (1.14%) PowerShell
17 9 (0.93%) Groovy
18 8 (0.83%) Embedded C
18 8 (0.83%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 238 (24.66%) Degree
2 115 (11.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 107 (11.09%) MCSD
4 106 (10.98%) MCP
5 102 (10.57%) MCTS
6 97 (10.05%) MCAD
7 28 (2.90%) Security Cleared
8 21 (2.18%) ISEB
9 12 (1.24%) SC Cleared
10 9 (0.93%) CSSLP
10 9 (0.93%) CISSP
11 7 (0.73%) MCITP
11 7 (0.73%) MCDBA
12 5 (0.52%) DV Cleared
13 3 (0.31%) CEH
13 3 (0.31%) MCSE
13 3 (0.31%) CCIE
13 3 (0.31%) CCNP
13 3 (0.31%) CCIP
13 3 (0.31%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (3.42%) QA
2 4 (0.41%) DICOM
3 3 (0.31%) DO-178B
4 1 (0.10%) IEC 61508
4 1 (0.10%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 17 (1.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (0.52%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.31%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.10%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 11 (1.14%) OpenSSO
2 5 (0.52%) Capistrano
2 5 (0.52%) Puppet
3 4 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (0.31%) ServiceCenter
4 3 (0.31%) SCCM
5 1 (0.10%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.10%) MOM
Vendors
1 216 (22.38%) Oracle
2 116 (12.02%) Microsoft
3 80 (8.29%) JBoss
4 47 (4.87%) IBM
5 39 (4.04%) Google
6 21 (2.18%) Sun
7 20 (2.07%) Sybase
8 17 (1.76%) VMware
8 17 (1.76%) Business Objects
8 17 (1.76%) Cognos
8 17 (1.76%) Informatica
9 15 (1.55%) Kony
10 8 (0.83%) Adobe
10 8 (0.83%) TIBCO
10 8 (0.83%) Twitter
10 8 (0.83%) Razor Risk
11 7 (0.73%) Calypso
12 5 (0.52%) iRise
12 5 (0.52%) Talend
12 5 (0.52%) Sencha
Bristol, Avon
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £75000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, 25 days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
Networking People
Salary: full corporate benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: Highly competitive salary & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £40k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: 50,000 to £55,000
Posted: Yesterday
Blackburn, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £28000 - £42000 per annum + 25 days hol + flexi-time, etc
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + bens + flexi time
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Next Ventures Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum inc bonus, pension, gym and private
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Octad
Salary: From £35,000 to £43,000 per annum Up To £43,000 + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Stirling, Stirlingshire
Jonathan Garth
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus package
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago