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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Analysis and Design (OOA/OOD)
Rank 538 505 459
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -46
Permanent jobs citing OOA/OOD 393 469 533
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.36% 0.41% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.49% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 363 411 475
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%

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
94267 95114 86807
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 85.15% 82.79% 81.72%
Number of salaries quoted 77668 75899 71027
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 31 August 2015 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 31 August 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
(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 -39 369 £52,500 - 44
London -91 160 £57,500 +4.54% 18
South East +44 77 £42,500 -5.55% 9
South West -3 61 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Bristol +1 53 £40,000 -20.00%
City of London -16 40 £70,000 +27.27%
Yorkshire +16 26 £69,500 +85.33% 2
East of England +17 23 £65,000 +36.84% 3
Buckinghamshire +4 22 £47,500 +5.55% 3
Milton Keynes +2 22 £47,500 +5.55% 3
Scotland -4 18 £39,500 -7.05% 1
West Sussex -2 15 £37,500 -37.50% 1
North Yorkshire +12 14 £69,500 +54.44%
York - 14 £69,500 -
Hertfordshire +7 13 £56,250 +18.42% 2
Hampshire +28 12 £39,500 -7.05% 2
Oxfordshire - 12 £40,000 -
North West 0 11 £40,000 -5.88% 9
West Yorkshire +3 10 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Surrey -5 10 £44,000 -7.36% 2
Banbury - 10 £40,000 -
Leeds +11 9 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Edinburgh +4 9 £40,000 -42.85%
Worthing +1 9 £35,000 -41.66% 1
Glasgow -3 9 £39,000 -7.14% 1
Essex -6 8 £72,000 +51.57%
Colchester - 8 £72,000 -
Andover - 7 £39,500 - 2
East Midlands -6 6 £63,750 +50.00%
Gloucestershire - 6 £99,500 - 1

OOA/OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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.

1 465 (68.69%) OO
2 390 (57.61%) Agile Software Development
3 312 (46.09%) Java
4 299 (44.17%) .NET
5 287 (42.39%) SQL Server
6 264 (39.00%) C#
7 240 (35.45%) SQL
8 212 (31.31%) JavaScript
9 209 (30.87%) HTML
10 206 (30.43%) Scrum
11 205 (30.28%) TDD
12 202 (29.84%) MVC
13 200 (29.54%) OOD
14 196 (28.95%) Windows
15 190 (28.06%) Web Services
16 179 (26.44%) UML
16 179 (26.44%) Finance
17 176 (26.00%) XML
18 165 (24.37%) Continuous Integration
19 161 (23.78%) CSS
19 161 (23.78%) Microsoft
20 159 (23.49%) Degree
21 154 (22.75%) ASP.NET
22 144 (21.27%) Software Engineering
23 136 (20.09%) Oracle
24 134 (19.79%) WCF
25 127 (18.76%) Spring
26 117 (17.28%) Unit Testing
27 114 (16.84%) J2EE
28 109 (16.10%) C++

OOA/OOD
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 83 (12.26%) JBoss
2 78 (11.52%) IIS
3 72 (10.64%) BizTalk Server
4 61 (9.01%) WebLogic
5 53 (7.83%) WebSphere
6 37 (5.47%) SharePoint
7 28 (4.14%) SharePoint 2010
8 27 (3.99%) SharePoint 2013
8 27 (3.99%) Tomcat
9 17 (2.51%) Apache ServiceMix
10 16 (2.36%) CMS
10 16 (2.36%) Confluence
11 14 (2.07%) Apache
11 14 (2.07%) WebSphere Application Server
12 12 (1.77%) Mule
13 10 (1.48%) Oracle Workflow
14 9 (1.33%) MQSeries
14 9 (1.33%) Umbraco
15 8 (1.18%) Apache Spark
16 7 (1.03%) Liferay
Applications
1 73 (10.78%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.03%) MS Office
3 4 (0.59%) Doxygen
3 4 (0.59%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.15%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 31 (4.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.03%) BusinessWorks
2 7 (1.03%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 35 (5.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (2.66%) SaaS
3 13 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (0.74%) Office 365
5 3 (0.44%) Force.com
6 1 (0.15%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 46 (6.79%) HTTP
2 45 (6.65%) TCP/IP
3 17 (2.51%) Internet
4 10 (1.48%) Ethernet
4 10 (1.48%) DLNA
5 6 (0.89%) WAN
5 6 (0.89%) LAN
6 4 (0.59%) AMQP
7 2 (0.30%) DVB
8 1 (0.15%) FTP
8 1 (0.15%) SMS
8 1 (0.15%) VoIP
8 1 (0.15%) SNMP
8 1 (0.15%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 287 (42.39%) SQL Server
2 60 (8.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 59 (8.71%) NoSQL
4 50 (7.39%) Relational Database
5 45 (6.65%) SQL Server 2008
6 37 (5.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 36 (5.32%) RDBMS
8 34 (5.02%) EDRMS
8 34 (5.02%) DTS
8 34 (5.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 31 (4.58%) MongoDB
10 25 (3.69%) Oracle Database
10 25 (3.69%) MySQL
11 23 (3.40%) Apache Cassandra
12 20 (2.95%) Hadoop
13 13 (1.92%) Big Data
14 9 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
15 8 (1.18%) Redis
15 8 (1.18%) Mahout
16 7 (1.03%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 102 (15.07%) NUnit
2 85 (12.56%) Jenkins
3 78 (11.52%) Subversion
4 75 (11.08%) Git (software)
5 68 (10.04%) Rhino Mocks
6 61 (9.01%) Maven
7 60 (8.86%) Eclipse
8 58 (8.57%) Visual Studio
9 57 (8.42%) Moq
10 52 (7.68%) Ant
11 48 (7.09%) JUnit
12 39 (5.76%) Team Foundation Server
13 38 (5.61%) MSBuild
14 35 (5.17%) TeamCity
15 34 (5.02%) Octopus Deploy
16 33 (4.87%) CruiseControl
17 31 (4.58%) MSTest
18 22 (3.25%) JIRA
19 20 (2.95%) Hudson
20 16 (2.36%) Bugzilla
General
1 179 (26.44%) Finance
2 56 (8.27%) Banking
3 39 (5.76%) Retail
4 32 (4.73%) Electronics
5 31 (4.58%) Investment Banking
6 19 (2.81%) Marketing
7 17 (2.51%) Telecoms
8 15 (2.22%) Manufacturing
9 14 (2.07%) Games
10 13 (1.92%) Law
11 11 (1.62%) Pharmaceutical
12 8 (1.18%) Back Office
13 6 (0.89%) Front Office
14 5 (0.74%) Financial Institution
14 5 (0.74%) Advertising
15 4 (0.59%) French Language
16 3 (0.44%) Aerospace
17 2 (0.30%) Legal
18 1 (0.15%) Automotive
18 1 (0.15%) Billing
Job Titles
1 410 (60.56%) Developer
2 140 (20.68%) Java Developer
3 99 (14.62%) Architect
4 95 (14.03%) Senior Developer
5 90 (13.29%) Software Engineer
6 85 (12.56%) .NET Developer
7 80 (11.82%) C# Developer
8 62 (9.16%) Solutions Architect
9 57 (8.42%) C# .NET Developer
10 48 (7.09%) Analyst
11 47 (6.94%) Senior Java Developer
12 43 (6.35%) Graduate
13 42 (6.20%) Software Developer
14 39 (5.76%) Java/J2EE Developer
15 35 (5.17%) Business Analyst
16 33 (4.87%) J2EE Developer
17 31 (4.58%) Graduate Developer
18 28 (4.14%) Graduate .NET Developer
19 26 (3.84%) C++ Developer
19 26 (3.84%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 299 (44.17%) .NET
2 209 (30.87%) HTML
3 190 (28.06%) Web Services
4 176 (26.00%) XML
5 161 (23.78%) CSS
6 154 (22.75%) ASP.NET
7 134 (19.79%) WCF
8 127 (18.76%) Spring
9 114 (16.84%) J2EE
10 101 (14.92%) .NET Framework
11 85 (12.56%) ASP.NET MVC
12 84 (12.41%) Hibernate
13 78 (11.52%) JSP
14 74 (10.93%) HTML5
15 73 (10.78%) Servlets
16 72 (10.64%) REST
17 71 (10.49%) XSLT
18 69 (10.19%) JMS
18 69 (10.19%) WinForms
18 69 (10.19%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 88 (13.00%) Computer Science
2 84 (12.41%) Client/Server
3 47 (6.94%) Algorithms
4 42 (6.20%) Analytical Skills
4 42 (6.20%) Data Structures
5 40 (5.91%) Enterprise Software
5 40 (5.91%) Inversion of Control
6 36 (5.32%) Management Information System
7 31 (4.58%) Mathematics
8 27 (3.99%) Tandem
9 21 (3.10%) N-Tier
10 19 (2.81%) Clustering
11 18 (2.66%) iPhone
11 18 (2.66%) Visualisation
12 16 (2.36%) Mobile App
13 14 (2.07%) Physics
14 13 (1.92%) SWIFT
15 10 (1.48%) NHS
15 10 (1.48%) MPEG
15 10 (1.48%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 196 (28.95%) Windows
2 97 (14.33%) Linux
3 66 (9.75%) UNIX
4 49 (7.24%) Android
5 30 (4.43%) Apple iOS
6 11 (1.62%) Solaris
7 8 (1.18%) Oracle Linux
7 8 (1.18%) Windows Phone 7
7 8 (1.18%) Windows Phone
8 2 (0.30%) VxWorks
9 1 (0.15%) MVS
9 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 465 (68.69%) OO
2 390 (57.61%) Agile Software Development
3 206 (30.43%) Scrum
4 205 (30.28%) TDD
5 202 (29.84%) MVC
6 200 (29.54%) OOD
7 179 (26.44%) UML
8 165 (24.37%) Continuous Integration
9 144 (21.27%) Software Engineering
10 117 (17.28%) Unit Testing
11 105 (15.51%) OOP
12 89 (13.15%) BDD
13 77 (11.37%) Kanban
14 71 (10.49%) SDLC
15 65 (9.60%) Mentoring
16 58 (8.57%) Multithreading
17 55 (8.12%) Software Architecture
18 54 (7.98%) SOA
18 54 (7.98%) Data Modelling
19 51 (7.53%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 312 (46.09%) Java
2 264 (39.00%) C#
3 240 (35.45%) SQL
4 212 (31.31%) JavaScript
5 109 (16.10%) C++
6 83 (12.26%) C
7 45 (6.65%) Python
8 42 (6.20%) T-SQL
9 38 (5.61%) PL/SQL
10 31 (4.58%) PHP
11 22 (3.25%) Perl
11 22 (3.25%) Shell Script
11 22 (3.25%) Scala
12 19 (2.81%) Objective-C
13 18 (2.66%) Groovy
13 18 (2.66%) Bash Shell
14 15 (2.22%) Clojure
14 15 (2.22%) VB.NET
15 13 (1.92%) XPath
15 13 (1.92%) Jython
Qualifications
1 159 (23.49%) Degree
2 25 (3.69%) Security Cleared
3 21 (3.10%) DV Cleared
4 16 (2.36%) SC Cleared
5 10 (1.48%) Oracle Certification
5 10 (1.48%) Sun Certification
6 8 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (1.03%) OCA
7 7 (1.03%) ISEB
8 6 (0.89%) MCSD
9 5 (0.74%) MCDBA
9 5 (0.74%) MCP
9 5 (0.74%) MCITP
10 4 (0.59%) PhD
11 3 (0.44%) OCPJWCD
11 3 (0.44%) OCPJP
11 3 (0.44%) OCMJD
12 2 (0.30%) CCA
12 2 (0.30%) PMI Certification
13 1 (0.15%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (3.55%) QA
2 7 (1.03%) SLA
3 3 (0.44%) HL7
3 3 (0.44%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.30%) DO-178B
5 1 (0.15%) P3O
5 1 (0.15%) COBIT
System Software
1 20 (2.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.59%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (0.44%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.30%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.15%) Time Sharing Option
5 1 (0.15%) Docker
Systems Management
1 34 (5.02%) Puppet
2 7 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.15%) CA LISA
3 1 (0.15%) OpenSSO
3 1 (0.15%) SCCM
Vendors
1 161 (23.78%) Microsoft
2 136 (20.09%) Oracle
3 61 (9.01%) VMware
4 33 (4.87%) webMethods
5 29 (4.28%) IBM
6 20 (2.95%) Sybase
7 19 (2.81%) Sun
7 19 (2.81%) Google
8 17 (2.51%) Twitter
9 13 (1.92%) BEA
10 10 (1.48%) Apple
10 10 (1.48%) SAP
11 9 (1.33%) Adobe
11 9 (1.33%) Zend
12 8 (1.18%) Telerik
13 7 (1.03%) Talend
13 7 (1.03%) TIBCO
14 6 (0.89%) OpenText
14 6 (0.89%) Coverity
15 5 (0.74%) WorldPay
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Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
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Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Andover, Hampshire
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Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £65000 Per Annum Brilliant employee benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 Per Annum Brilliant employee benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £32000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago