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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Analysis and Design (OOA/OOD)
Rank 488 442 491
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +49
Permanent jobs citing OOA/OOD 469 537 468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.40% 0.50% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.63% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 422 481 419
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,800 £31,500 £31,150
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
93591 85411 91038
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.38% 78.79% 77.51%
Number of salaries quoted 75267 69754 77438
Average salary £47,500 £47,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.06% +2.17%
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%

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 1 August 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 1 August 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 -83 432 £52,500 +19.31% 46
London -21 287 £55,500 +0.90% 23
City of London -12 75 £55,000 -8.33% 14
South West -31 57 £46,250 +30.28% 6
South East -42 45 £47,500 +5.55% 4
Bristol -14 30 £50,000 +53.84% 1
Wiltshire +3 24 £45,000 +20.00% 3
Scotland +10 23 £45,000 - 2
Manchester +5 19 £40,000 -15.78% 2
North West -5 19 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Surrey -6 16 £45,000 - 3
Swindon -7 15 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Redhill -8 14 £47,500 - 3
Wales - 13 £51,500 - 1
Glasgow -4 11 £43,000 - 2
Reigate -7 11 £45,000 +36.36% 1
Milton Keynes -7 11 £53,750 -0.23%
Buckinghamshire -12 11 £53,750 +1.89%
Hampshire -12 11 £35,000 -18.60%
Yorkshire -42 11 £37,500 +7.14% 3
Horley - 11 £45,000 -
West Midlands +3 10 £50,000 +42.85% 2
West Yorkshire -51 10 £37,500 +13.63% 1
South Wales - 10 £47,500 - 1
Cardiff - 9 £50,000 - 1
Salford +5 8 £37,500 -25.00%
East Midlands -30 8 £42,500 +28.78% 2
Leeds -37 8 £37,500 -6.25%
East of England -19 7 £47,500 -11.62% 3
Edinburgh - 7 £70,000 -

OOA/OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

1 678 (70.04%) OO
2 451 (46.59%) Java
3 393 (40.60%) Scrum
4 380 (39.26%) .NET
5 348 (35.95%) TDD
6 324 (33.47%) C#
7 320 (33.06%) SQL Server
8 303 (31.30%) OOD
8 303 (31.30%) Agile Software Development
9 296 (30.58%) HTML
10 275 (28.41%) JavaScript
10 275 (28.41%) Finance
11 270 (27.89%) XML
12 252 (26.03%) Web Services
13 235 (24.28%) CSS
14 233 (24.07%) SQL
15 228 (23.55%) Windows
16 227 (23.45%) UML
17 222 (22.93%) OOP
17 222 (22.93%) Spring
18 220 (22.73%) MVC
19 215 (22.21%) Oracle
20 205 (21.18%) ASP.NET
21 201 (20.76%) Continuous Integration
22 199 (20.56%) BDD
23 172 (17.77%) Software Engineering
24 161 (16.63%) Degree
24 161 (16.63%) Relational Database
25 155 (16.01%) Unit Testing
26 147 (15.19%) Rhino Mocks

OOA/OOD
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 48 (4.96%) Tomcat
2 40 (4.13%) Apache
3 37 (3.82%) WebLogic
4 32 (3.31%) WebSphere
5 26 (2.69%) SharePoint Server
6 25 (2.58%) SharePoint
7 23 (2.38%) BizTalk Server
8 19 (1.96%) IIS
8 19 (1.96%) Confluence
9 18 (1.86%) LiveCycle
9 18 (1.86%) FileNet
10 17 (1.76%) GlassFish
11 11 (1.14%) Apache ServiceMix
12 9 (0.93%) Node.js
13 8 (0.83%) WebSphere Application Server
14 7 (0.72%) CMS
14 7 (0.72%) Adobe CQ
14 7 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
15 6 (0.62%) Elasticsearch
15 6 (0.62%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 50 (5.17%) MS Excel
2 19 (1.96%) MS Visio
3 15 (1.55%) MS Office
4 7 (0.72%) InfoPath
5 2 (0.21%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 17 (1.76%) Oracle BPM
2 7 (0.72%) BusinessWorks
3 6 (0.62%) RMDS
4 5 (0.52%) Pivotal CRM
5 2 (0.21%) Oracle Cash Management
5 2 (0.21%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.10%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.10%) Tridion
6 1 (0.10%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 32 (3.31%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (1.45%) SaaS
3 10 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (0.62%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (0.41%) Office 365
6 1 (0.10%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 67 (6.92%) Internet
2 29 (3.00%) HTTP
3 21 (2.17%) TCP/IP
4 9 (0.93%) Wireless
5 4 (0.41%) 4G
6 3 (0.31%) SIGTRAN
6 3 (0.31%) LDAP
6 3 (0.31%) 3GPP
6 3 (0.31%) SNMP
6 3 (0.31%) 3G
6 3 (0.31%) MPLS
6 3 (0.31%) OSPF
6 3 (0.31%) BGP
7 2 (0.21%) tcpdump
7 2 (0.21%) Network Security
7 2 (0.21%) IPsec
7 2 (0.21%) Firewall
7 2 (0.21%) IPv4
7 2 (0.21%) IPv6
7 2 (0.21%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 320 (33.06%) SQL Server
2 161 (16.63%) Relational Database
3 87 (8.99%) SQL Server 2008
4 75 (7.75%) RDBMS
5 69 (7.13%) SQL Server 2012
6 51 (5.27%) NoSQL
7 45 (4.65%) MySQL
8 37 (3.82%) Oracle Database
9 32 (3.31%) MongoDB
10 25 (2.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 22 (2.27%) Apache Cassandra
11 22 (2.27%) Oracle Database 11g
12 21 (2.17%) SQLite
12 21 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
13 20 (2.07%) Hadoop
14 19 (1.96%) BODI
14 19 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
14 19 (1.96%) Big Data
15 12 (1.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 9 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 147 (15.19%) Rhino Mocks
2 141 (14.57%) NUnit
3 109 (11.26%) Moq
4 82 (8.47%) JUnit
5 80 (8.26%) Subversion
6 63 (6.51%) Cucumber
7 60 (6.20%) Visual Studio
7 60 (6.20%) MSTest
8 52 (5.37%) SpecFlow
9 51 (5.27%) Maven
10 45 (4.65%) Ant
11 41 (4.24%) Eclipse
12 40 (4.13%) CruiseControl
13 36 (3.72%) Jenkins
14 35 (3.62%) Selenium
15 33 (3.41%) JIRA
16 27 (2.79%) Rational DOORS
16 27 (2.79%) TeamCity
17 25 (2.58%) Team Foundation Server
18 20 (2.07%) MSBuild
General
1 275 (28.41%) Finance
2 130 (13.43%) Banking
3 48 (4.96%) Investment Banking
4 29 (3.00%) Marketing
5 28 (2.89%) Games
6 19 (1.96%) Telecoms
7 15 (1.55%) French Language
7 15 (1.55%) Electronics
8 13 (1.34%) Retail
8 13 (1.34%) Front Office
9 8 (0.83%) Military
10 7 (0.72%) Aerospace
11 6 (0.62%) Avionics
11 6 (0.62%) Advertising
12 3 (0.31%) Retail Banking
12 3 (0.31%) Back Office
13 1 (0.10%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.10%) Billing
13 1 (0.10%) Law
13 1 (0.10%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 652 (67.36%) Developer
2 279 (28.82%) Java Developer
3 160 (16.53%) Senior Developer
4 117 (12.09%) Software Engineer
5 114 (11.78%) .NET Developer
6 110 (11.36%) C# Developer
7 88 (9.09%) Architect
8 85 (8.78%) Analyst
9 77 (7.95%) Senior Java Developer
10 60 (6.20%) Graduate
11 57 (5.89%) C# .NET Developer
12 47 (4.86%) Graduate Developer
12 47 (4.86%) Business Analyst
13 46 (4.75%) Java/J2EE Developer
14 45 (4.65%) Graduate .NET Developer
15 43 (4.44%) Programmer
15 43 (4.44%) Lead Developer
16 41 (4.24%) Software Developer
17 37 (3.82%) Agile C# Developer
18 36 (3.72%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 380 (39.26%) .NET
2 296 (30.58%) HTML
3 270 (27.89%) XML
4 252 (26.03%) Web Services
5 235 (24.28%) CSS
6 222 (22.93%) Spring
7 205 (21.18%) ASP.NET
8 142 (14.67%) ASP.NET MVC
9 135 (13.95%) WCF
10 133 (13.74%) J2EE
10 133 (13.74%) Hibernate
11 127 (13.12%) jQuery
12 125 (12.91%) XSLT
13 105 (10.85%) JMS
14 100 (10.33%) HTML5
15 98 (10.12%) .NET Framework
16 97 (10.02%) WPF
17 87 (8.99%) Ajax
18 85 (8.78%) WinForms
18 85 (8.78%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 106 (10.95%) Open Source
2 91 (9.40%) Computer Science
3 73 (7.54%) Client/Server
4 64 (6.61%) Inversion of Control
5 60 (6.20%) Enterprise Software
6 53 (5.48%) N-Tier
7 40 (4.13%) Mobile Payment
8 33 (3.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 26 (2.69%) Mainframe
9 26 (2.69%) Tandem
10 23 (2.38%) Fixed Income
11 22 (2.27%) iPhone
11 22 (2.27%) iPad
12 18 (1.86%) Mathematics
12 18 (1.86%) Physics
13 16 (1.65%) Equities
14 15 (1.55%) SWIFT
15 14 (1.45%) Management Information System
16 13 (1.34%) Derivative
17 12 (1.24%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 228 (23.55%) Windows
2 93 (9.61%) Linux
3 87 (8.99%) UNIX
4 48 (4.96%) Android
5 40 (4.13%) Apple iOS
6 38 (3.93%) Windows Phone
6 38 (3.93%) Windows Phone 7
7 27 (2.79%) Solaris
8 13 (1.34%) Windows Server 2003
8 13 (1.34%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (0.72%) VxWorks
10 6 (0.62%) Windows 7
10 6 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (0.52%) Ubuntu
12 4 (0.41%) Windows XP
13 3 (0.31%) Windows Vista
13 3 (0.31%) Fedora
13 3 (0.31%) OS/2
14 2 (0.21%) AIX
15 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 678 (70.04%) OO
2 393 (40.60%) Scrum
3 348 (35.95%) TDD
4 303 (31.30%) OOD
4 303 (31.30%) Agile Software Development
5 227 (23.45%) UML
6 222 (22.93%) OOP
7 220 (22.73%) MVC
8 201 (20.76%) Continuous Integration
9 199 (20.56%) BDD
10 172 (17.77%) Software Engineering
11 155 (16.01%) Unit Testing
12 147 (15.19%) SOA
13 130 (13.43%) Kanban
14 107 (11.05%) E-Commerce
15 97 (10.02%) RUP
16 84 (8.68%) DSDM
17 75 (7.75%) Data Modelling
18 64 (6.61%) Configuration Management
19 58 (5.99%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 451 (46.59%) Java
2 324 (33.47%) C#
3 275 (28.41%) JavaScript
4 233 (24.07%) SQL
5 128 (13.22%) C++
6 84 (8.68%) C
7 42 (4.34%) PHP
8 40 (4.13%) PL/SQL
9 36 (3.72%) Shell Script
10 35 (3.62%) Scala
11 30 (3.10%) Ruby
12 27 (2.79%) Python
13 26 (2.69%) VB.NET
13 26 (2.69%) Objective-C
14 24 (2.48%) Groovy
15 22 (2.27%) Clojure
16 21 (2.17%) T-SQL
17 11 (1.14%) XPath
18 8 (0.83%) Apex Code
18 8 (0.83%) Perl
Qualifications
1 161 (16.63%) Degree
2 65 (6.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 59 (6.10%) MCTS
4 58 (5.99%) MCSD
5 57 (5.89%) MCP
5 57 (5.89%) MCAD
6 25 (2.58%) ISEB
7 22 (2.27%) Security Cleared
8 13 (1.34%) CISSP
8 13 (1.34%) CSSLP
9 9 (0.93%) SC Cleared
10 8 (0.83%) OCPJP
11 5 (0.52%) Sun Certification
12 3 (0.31%) MCITP
12 3 (0.31%) CEH
12 3 (0.31%) MCDBA
12 3 (0.31%) CCIE
12 3 (0.31%) CCNP
12 3 (0.31%) CCIP
12 3 (0.31%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (1.86%) QA
2 4 (0.41%) DO-178B
3 3 (0.31%) SLA
4 2 (0.21%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 19 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.41%) VMware Workstation
3 3 (0.31%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.31%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.10%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 13 (1.34%) OpenSSO
2 8 (0.83%) Puppet
3 7 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (0.52%) Capistrano
5 4 (0.41%) Vagrant
6 2 (0.21%) SCCM
6 2 (0.21%) ServiceCenter
7 1 (0.10%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 215 (22.21%) Oracle
2 139 (14.36%) Microsoft
3 56 (5.79%) Google
4 51 (5.27%) IBM
5 50 (5.17%) JBoss
6 27 (2.79%) Zend
7 25 (2.58%) Adobe
8 23 (2.38%) Twitter
9 22 (2.27%) VMware
10 21 (2.17%) Sun
11 19 (1.96%) Cognos
11 19 (1.96%) Business Objects
11 19 (1.96%) Informatica
12 17 (1.76%) Salesforce.com
13 15 (1.55%) Sybase
14 14 (1.45%) iRise
14 14 (1.45%) TIBCO
15 12 (1.24%) Facebook
16 10 (1.03%) 29West
16 10 (1.03%) webMethods
Wiltshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Connectus
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Wareham, Dorset
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £55 - £65 per annum + + Bonus + work from home + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ISL
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Healthcare, Pension, Profit Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Plus excellent corporate benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Truphone
Salary: From £25,000 to £60,000 per annum Excellent plus bonus & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000 + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 to 60,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits - pension, flexi etc
Posted: 4 days ago
Lincolnshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + range of benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + up to 25% bonus + Good benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + up to 25% bonus + Good benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £33000 - £51000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago