The table below looks at the statistics 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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Analysis and Design (OOA/OOD)
Rank 501 427 499
Rank change year-on-year
-74 +72
Permanent jobs citing OOA/OOD 463 558 439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.41% 0.52% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 0.64% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 395 492 403
Average salary £52,500 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%

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
93611 87345 89294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.03% 81.54% 79.00%
Number of salaries quoted 75601 71738 75250
Average salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 23 October 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 23 October 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 -47 448 £52,500 +23.52% 60
London -18 263 £55,000 +10.00% 26
City of London +42 69 £57,500 -4.16% 7
South West -8 59 £70,000 +100.00% 8
Bristol +20 49 £70,000 +115.38% 7
South East -41 49 £40,000 - 12
Yorkshire -39 26 £45,000 +28.57% 2
West Yorkshire -21 23 £42,500 +28.78% 2
East of England -11 22 £51,500 +21.17% 1
Leeds -19 21 £47,500 +18.75% 1
West Midlands -26 19 £47,500 +5.55% 3
Berkshire +7 13 £24,500 -40.60% 4
Surrey -12 13 £47,500 - 1
Birmingham -4 12 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Manchester -22 12 £42,500 - 3
North West -62 12 £42,500 +6.25% 5
Redhill -12 10 £47,500 +2.70%
Cambridgeshire +4 8 £52,500 -4.54%
Slough -2 8 £24,000 -30.43%
Cambridge -2 8 £52,500 -4.54%
Hampshire -9 8 £38,750 -0.40% 6
Swindon -1 7 £45,000 +20.00%
Wiltshire -5 7 £45,000 +20.00%
East Midlands -11 7 £42,500 +25.00% 2
Lincolnshire - 7 £42,500 - 2
Essex - 6 £85,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire +6 5 £37,500 +5.63% 1
Reading 0 5 £47,500 +11.76% 4
Milton Keynes -6 5 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Bedfordshire -11 5 £51,500 +21.17%

OOA/OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 October 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.

1 711 (77.03%) OO
2 587 (63.60%) Agile Software Development
3 435 (47.13%) Java
4 382 (41.39%) Scrum
5 373 (40.41%) .NET
6 366 (39.65%) TDD
7 338 (36.62%) C#
8 311 (33.69%) SQL Server
9 300 (32.50%) OOD
10 286 (30.99%) SQL
11 259 (28.06%) HTML
12 256 (27.74%) JavaScript
13 244 (26.44%) Web Services
14 242 (26.22%) Finance
15 241 (26.11%) BDD
16 229 (24.81%) Windows
17 219 (23.73%) CSS
18 216 (23.40%) XML
19 210 (22.75%) UML
20 202 (21.89%) Spring
20 202 (21.89%) Continuous Integration
21 201 (21.78%) Oracle
21 201 (21.78%) MVC
22 185 (20.04%) ASP.NET
23 183 (19.83%) OOP
24 177 (19.18%) Relational Database
25 174 (18.85%) Degree
26 171 (18.53%) WCF
27 165 (17.88%) Software Engineering
28 151 (16.36%) NUnit

OOA/OOD
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 39 (4.23%) JBoss
2 38 (4.12%) BizTalk Server
3 36 (3.90%) IIS
4 35 (3.79%) WebLogic
4 35 (3.79%) Tomcat
5 33 (3.58%) SharePoint
6 29 (3.14%) WebSphere
6 29 (3.14%) Apache
7 20 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
8 16 (1.73%) Oracle Coherence
9 15 (1.63%) SharePoint Server
10 14 (1.52%) CMS
11 12 (1.30%) GlassFish
12 11 (1.19%) Confluence
13 10 (1.08%) SharePoint 2010
14 9 (0.98%) FileNet
14 9 (0.98%) LiveCycle
14 9 (0.98%) Adobe CQ
15 8 (0.87%) Apache ServiceMix
16 6 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 48 (5.20%) MS Excel
2 21 (2.28%) MS Visio
3 12 (1.30%) MS Office
4 6 (0.65%) InfoPath
5 2 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.22%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 16 (1.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.98%) Oracle Cash Management
3 6 (0.65%) RMDS
4 4 (0.43%) Oracle BPM
5 3 (0.33%) Markit EDM
6 2 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.22%) BusinessWorks
7 1 (0.11%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 51 (5.53%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (2.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (1.63%) Office 365
4 12 (1.30%) SaaS
5 9 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 73 (7.91%) Internet
2 17 (1.84%) HTTP
3 14 (1.52%) TCP/IP
4 8 (0.87%) SNMP
5 6 (0.65%) ATM
6 5 (0.54%) IPv4
6 5 (0.54%) IPv6
6 5 (0.54%) Firewall
6 5 (0.54%) DLNA
7 4 (0.43%) AMQP
7 4 (0.43%) Wireless
8 3 (0.33%) SAN
8 3 (0.33%) NAS
9 2 (0.22%) tcpdump
9 2 (0.22%) Network Security
9 2 (0.22%) Wireshark
9 2 (0.22%) IPsec
9 2 (0.22%) DVB
9 2 (0.22%) VPN
9 2 (0.22%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 311 (33.69%) SQL Server
2 177 (19.18%) Relational Database
3 75 (8.13%) RDBMS
3 75 (8.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 60 (6.50%) MySQL
5 46 (4.98%) Hadoop
6 44 (4.77%) Big Data
7 35 (3.79%) NoSQL
8 32 (3.47%) SQL Server 2012
9 30 (3.25%) Oracle Database
10 26 (2.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 23 (2.49%) MongoDB
12 17 (1.84%) SQLite
13 14 (1.52%) Apache Cassandra
13 14 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 9 (0.98%) BODI
14 9 (0.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 9 (0.98%) Oracle Database 11g
15 8 (0.87%) Data Mining
15 8 (0.87%) DTS
Development Applications
1 151 (16.36%) NUnit
2 142 (15.38%) Rhino Mocks
3 99 (10.73%) Moq
4 90 (9.75%) SpecFlow
5 84 (9.10%) Cucumber
6 76 (8.23%) Subversion
7 69 (7.48%) JUnit
8 67 (7.26%) CruiseControl
9 54 (5.85%) TeamCity
10 49 (5.31%) Selenium
10 49 (5.31%) Jenkins
11 38 (4.12%) JIRA
12 35 (3.79%) MSTest
13 33 (3.58%) Visual Studio
14 32 (3.47%) Maven
15 30 (3.25%) MSBuild
16 29 (3.14%) Eclipse
17 28 (3.03%) Ant
18 21 (2.28%) Psake
19 18 (1.95%) Axure RP
General
1 242 (26.22%) Finance
2 105 (11.38%) Banking
3 46 (4.98%) Games
4 34 (3.68%) Investment Banking
5 15 (1.63%) Marketing
6 14 (1.52%) Front Office
7 13 (1.41%) Telecoms
8 11 (1.19%) Advertising
9 8 (0.87%) French Language
9 8 (0.87%) Retail
10 6 (0.65%) Avionics
10 6 (0.65%) Military
11 4 (0.43%) Retail Banking
12 3 (0.33%) Law
12 3 (0.33%) Electronics
13 2 (0.22%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.11%) Publishing
14 1 (0.11%) Back Office
14 1 (0.11%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 628 (68.04%) Developer
2 243 (26.33%) Java Developer
3 194 (21.02%) Senior Developer
4 124 (13.43%) .NET Developer
5 110 (11.92%) Software Engineer
6 95 (10.29%) C# Developer
7 83 (8.99%) Graduate
8 71 (7.69%) Architect
9 66 (7.15%) Senior Java Developer
10 61 (6.61%) Analyst
11 59 (6.39%) Graduate Developer
12 55 (5.96%) C# .NET Developer
13 52 (5.63%) Team Leader
14 47 (5.09%) Graduate .NET Developer
15 44 (4.77%) Software Developer
16 39 (4.23%) Lead Developer
17 36 (3.90%) Senior .NET Developer
18 33 (3.58%) PHP Developer
18 33 (3.58%) Business Analyst
18 33 (3.58%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 373 (40.41%) .NET
2 259 (28.06%) HTML
3 244 (26.44%) Web Services
4 219 (23.73%) CSS
5 216 (23.40%) XML
6 202 (21.89%) Spring
7 185 (20.04%) ASP.NET
8 171 (18.53%) WCF
9 124 (13.43%) .NET Framework
10 116 (12.57%) Hibernate
11 110 (11.92%) ASP.NET MVC
12 99 (10.73%) Ajax
12 99 (10.73%) JMS
13 97 (10.51%) SOAP
14 91 (9.86%) jQuery
15 88 (9.53%) REST
16 83 (8.99%) J2EE
16 83 (8.99%) WPF
17 80 (8.67%) WinForms
17 80 (8.67%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 110 (11.92%) Computer Science
2 83 (8.99%) User Experience
3 75 (8.13%) Client/Server
4 68 (7.37%) Open Source
5 56 (6.07%) Mobile Payment
6 55 (5.96%) Enterprise Software
7 54 (5.85%) Analytical Skills
8 48 (5.20%) Inversion of Control
9 33 (3.58%) Algorithms
10 32 (3.47%) iPhone
10 32 (3.47%) iPad
10 32 (3.47%) Data Structures
10 32 (3.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 30 (3.25%) N-Tier
12 27 (2.93%) Tandem
13 25 (2.71%) Physics
14 18 (1.95%) Mobile App
15 14 (1.52%) Fixed Income
16 11 (1.19%) Mathematics
17 10 (1.08%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 229 (24.81%) Windows
2 109 (11.81%) Linux
3 91 (9.86%) UNIX
4 73 (7.91%) Android
5 54 (5.85%) Apple iOS
6 49 (5.31%) Windows Phone 7
6 49 (5.31%) Windows Phone
7 13 (1.41%) Solaris
8 5 (0.54%) HPUX
8 5 (0.54%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.33%) Windows XP
9 3 (0.33%) Windows Vista
10 2 (0.22%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.11%) VxWorks
11 1 (0.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 711 (77.03%) OO
2 587 (63.60%) Agile Software Development
3 382 (41.39%) Scrum
4 366 (39.65%) TDD
5 300 (32.50%) OOD
6 241 (26.11%) BDD
7 210 (22.75%) UML
8 202 (21.89%) Continuous Integration
9 201 (21.78%) MVC
10 183 (19.83%) OOP
11 165 (17.88%) Software Engineering
12 138 (14.95%) Kanban
13 135 (14.63%) Unit Testing
14 132 (14.30%) E-Commerce
15 130 (14.08%) SOA
16 119 (12.89%) Mentoring
17 69 (7.48%) RUP
18 67 (7.26%) Data Modelling
19 64 (6.93%) Android Development
20 62 (6.72%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 435 (47.13%) Java
2 338 (36.62%) C#
3 286 (30.99%) SQL
4 256 (27.74%) JavaScript
5 132 (14.30%) C++
6 83 (8.99%) C
7 62 (6.72%) PHP
8 44 (4.77%) Ruby
9 37 (4.01%) PL/SQL
10 35 (3.79%) Shell Script
10 35 (3.79%) Objective-C
11 32 (3.47%) T-SQL
12 30 (3.25%) Python
13 17 (1.84%) Groovy
13 17 (1.84%) Scala
14 14 (1.52%) Clojure
14 14 (1.52%) VB.NET
15 12 (1.30%) XPath
16 11 (1.19%) VC++
16 11 (1.19%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 174 (18.85%) Degree
2 36 (3.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 35 (3.79%) MCAD
4 34 (3.68%) MCTS
5 33 (3.58%) MCSD
6 26 (2.82%) Security Cleared
7 25 (2.71%) MCP
8 19 (2.06%) ISEB
9 11 (1.19%) SC Cleared
10 10 (1.08%) OCPJP
11 7 (0.76%) MCPD
12 6 (0.65%) CSSLP
12 6 (0.65%) Sun Certification
12 6 (0.65%) CISSP
13 2 (0.22%) CTC Cleared
14 1 (0.11%) MCSE
14 1 (0.11%) Oracle Certification
14 1 (0.11%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (2.17%) QA
2 6 (0.65%) IEC 61508
2 6 (0.65%) DO-178B
3 5 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (0.43%) SLA
5 3 (0.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 18 (1.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (0.76%) VMware Workstation
3 3 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (0.87%) StatsD
2 8 (0.87%) Puppet
3 7 (0.76%) OpenSSO
4 4 (0.43%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 201 (21.78%) Oracle
2 150 (16.25%) Microsoft
3 51 (5.53%) Google
4 32 (3.47%) IBM
4 32 (3.47%) Zend
5 26 (2.82%) VMware
6 19 (2.06%) Salesforce.com
7 18 (1.95%) Adobe
8 14 (1.52%) Twitter
9 13 (1.41%) TIBCO
9 13 (1.41%) iRise
9 13 (1.41%) 29West
10 12 (1.30%) Sun
11 10 (1.08%) webMethods
11 10 (1.08%) Informatica
12 9 (0.98%) Cognos
12 9 (0.98%) Business Objects
13 8 (0.87%) Sybase
13 8 (0.87%) Bloomberg
14 7 (0.76%) Serena
Fleet, Hampshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + Training + Career Development + Go
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
JM
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + b
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: From £26,000 to £41,715 per annum depending on skills and experience
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £32000 - £41000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Research Councils UK
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Natural Environment Research Council
Salary: From £19,937 to £30,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hereford and Worcester
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £45000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45-55k+Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £45000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gainsborough, Lincolnshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
mkodo
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
MLG Partners
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Salary and Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + good range of benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago