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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Analysis and Design (OOA/OOD)
Rank 478 445 532
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +87
Permanent jobs citing OOA/OOD 493 537 430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.43% 0.50% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 0.62% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 419 476 398
Average salary £50,000 £44,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.35% -2.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £33,200
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £75,000
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
93510 86325 93089
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 81.88% 81.09% 79.05%
Number of salaries quoted 74602 70783 78760
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 15 September 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 15 September 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 -49 473 £52,500 +23.52% 55
London -6 302 £55,000 +4.76% 29
City of London +33 77 £55,000 -8.33% 10
South West -3 66 £45,000 +38.46% 9
South East -53 44 £48,750 +21.87% 2
Bristol -3 36 £50,000 +53.84% 9
Wiltshire -3 26 £45,000 +20.00%
Manchester -9 21 £42,500 -15.00% 2
North West -31 21 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Swindon +2 18 £45,000 +20.00%
Surrey -4 16 £50,000 +5.26% 2
East of England -18 15 £47,500 -7.31% 3
Redhill -11 14 £48,750 +2.63% 2
Yorkshire -36 13 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Glasgow -3 12 £42,000 -18.04%
Scotland -11 12 £42,000 -18.04%
West Midlands -14 12 £45,000 +5.88% 5
West Yorkshire -26 11 £37,500 +22.95% 2
Leeds -30 10 £38,750 -3.12% 1
Hampshire -6 9 £42,500 -1.16%
West Sussex -12 9 £60,000 +62.16% 1
Worthing - 9 £60,000 -
Salford +4 8 £37,500 -25.00%
East Midlands -18 8 £42,500 +25.00% 2
Reigate -19 7 £50,000 +51.51% 1
Horley - 7 £50,000 -
Lincolnshire - 7 £42,500 - 2
Stockport +3 5 £37,500 +1.35% 1
Cambridgeshire -1 5 - - 2
Cambridge -3 5 - - 1

OOA/OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 15 September 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.

1 698 (73.17%) OO
2 599 (62.79%) Agile Software Development
3 458 (48.01%) Java
4 390 (40.88%) Scrum
5 367 (38.47%) TDD
6 355 (37.21%) .NET
7 322 (33.75%) C#
8 319 (33.44%) SQL Server
9 294 (30.82%) OOD
10 292 (30.61%) HTML
11 275 (28.83%) JavaScript
12 272 (28.51%) Finance
13 271 (28.41%) SQL
14 260 (27.25%) XML
15 256 (26.83%) Web Services
16 242 (25.37%) CSS
17 240 (25.16%) UML
18 234 (24.53%) Spring
19 218 (22.85%) Windows
20 216 (22.64%) Oracle
21 208 (21.80%) MVC
22 204 (21.38%) Continuous Integration
23 203 (21.28%) BDD
24 190 (19.92%) OOP
25 187 (19.60%) ASP.NET
26 183 (19.18%) Relational Database
27 174 (18.24%) Software Engineering
28 164 (17.19%) Degree
29 157 (16.46%) WCF
30 150 (15.72%) Rhino Mocks

OOA/OOD
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 45 (4.72%) Tomcat
2 38 (3.98%) WebLogic
3 36 (3.77%) Apache
4 35 (3.67%) WebSphere
5 30 (3.14%) BizTalk Server
6 27 (2.83%) SharePoint
7 26 (2.73%) IIS
8 23 (2.41%) SharePoint Server
9 18 (1.89%) Confluence
10 17 (1.78%) FileNet
10 17 (1.78%) LiveCycle
11 16 (1.68%) Oracle Coherence
12 14 (1.47%) GlassFish
13 12 (1.26%) CMS
14 11 (1.15%) SharePoint 2013
14 11 (1.15%) Apache ServiceMix
15 9 (0.94%) Adobe CQ
16 8 (0.84%) Node.js
17 7 (0.73%) WebSphere Application Server
18 6 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 46 (4.82%) MS Excel
2 19 (1.99%) MS Visio
3 13 (1.36%) MS Office
4 6 (0.63%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.10%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (1.05%) Oracle BPM
1 10 (1.05%) Oracle Cash Management
2 7 (0.73%) BusinessWorks
2 7 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.63%) RMDS
4 3 (0.31%) Pivotal CRM
4 3 (0.31%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 39 (4.09%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (1.26%) SaaS
2 12 (1.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (0.94%) Office 365
4 7 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.10%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 65 (6.81%) Internet
2 24 (2.52%) HTTP
3 15 (1.57%) TCP/IP
4 8 (0.84%) Wireless
5 7 (0.73%) SNMP
6 5 (0.52%) ATM
7 4 (0.42%) AMQP
7 4 (0.42%) 4G
8 3 (0.31%) 3G
8 3 (0.31%) SIGTRAN
8 3 (0.31%) LDAP
8 3 (0.31%) 3GPP
8 3 (0.31%) MPLS
8 3 (0.31%) OSPF
8 3 (0.31%) BGP
9 2 (0.21%) VPN
9 2 (0.21%) SSL
9 2 (0.21%) IPv4
9 2 (0.21%) IPv6
9 2 (0.21%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 319 (33.44%) SQL Server
2 183 (19.18%) Relational Database
3 80 (8.39%) RDBMS
4 78 (8.18%) SQL Server 2008
5 55 (5.77%) SQL Server 2012
6 53 (5.56%) MySQL
7 50 (5.24%) NoSQL
8 36 (3.77%) Hadoop
8 36 (3.77%) Big Data
9 34 (3.56%) Oracle Database
10 31 (3.25%) MongoDB
11 28 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 21 (2.20%) Apache Cassandra
13 20 (2.10%) SQLite
14 17 (1.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 11 (1.15%) Oracle Database 11g
16 10 (1.05%) BODI
16 10 (1.05%) SQL Server 2005
17 8 (0.84%) PostgreSQL
17 8 (0.84%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 150 (15.72%) Rhino Mocks
2 148 (15.51%) NUnit
3 100 (10.48%) Moq
4 94 (9.85%) Subversion
5 83 (8.70%) JUnit
6 78 (8.18%) Cucumber
7 76 (7.97%) SpecFlow
8 57 (5.97%) CruiseControl
9 51 (5.35%) Selenium
10 50 (5.24%) Jenkins
11 49 (5.14%) Maven
12 47 (4.93%) Visual Studio
13 45 (4.72%) MSTest
14 44 (4.61%) Eclipse
15 42 (4.40%) Ant
16 41 (4.30%) JIRA
17 39 (4.09%) TeamCity
18 30 (3.14%) MSBuild
19 25 (2.62%) Rational DOORS
20 21 (2.20%) Psake
General
1 272 (28.51%) Finance
2 127 (13.31%) Banking
3 37 (3.88%) Games
3 37 (3.88%) Investment Banking
4 20 (2.10%) Marketing
5 17 (1.78%) Telecoms
6 14 (1.47%) French Language
7 13 (1.36%) Retail
8 12 (1.26%) Front Office
8 12 (1.26%) Electronics
9 10 (1.05%) Advertising
9 10 (1.05%) Military
9 10 (1.05%) Avionics
10 5 (0.52%) Aerospace
11 4 (0.42%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.21%) Law
12 2 (0.21%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.10%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 661 (69.29%) Developer
2 288 (30.19%) Java Developer
3 193 (20.23%) Senior Developer
4 121 (12.68%) .NET Developer
5 113 (11.84%) Software Engineer
6 103 (10.80%) C# Developer
7 75 (7.86%) Senior Java Developer
8 73 (7.65%) Analyst
9 65 (6.81%) Graduate
9 65 (6.81%) Architect
10 59 (6.18%) C# .NET Developer
11 47 (4.93%) Graduate Developer
12 46 (4.82%) Graduate .NET Developer
13 42 (4.40%) Team Leader
14 41 (4.30%) Lead Developer
15 40 (4.19%) Business Analyst
16 37 (3.88%) Software Developer
17 36 (3.77%) Programmer
18 34 (3.56%) Senior .NET Developer
19 33 (3.46%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 355 (37.21%) .NET
2 292 (30.61%) HTML
3 260 (27.25%) XML
4 256 (26.83%) Web Services
5 242 (25.37%) CSS
6 234 (24.53%) Spring
7 187 (19.60%) ASP.NET
8 157 (16.46%) WCF
9 134 (14.05%) Hibernate
10 121 (12.68%) ASP.NET MVC
11 117 (12.26%) jQuery
12 110 (11.53%) JMS
13 104 (10.90%) J2EE
14 100 (10.48%) Ajax
15 99 (10.38%) .NET Framework
16 91 (9.54%) SOAP
16 91 (9.54%) XSLT
17 90 (9.43%) HTML5
18 86 (9.01%) WPF
19 85 (8.91%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 98 (10.27%) Computer Science
2 91 (9.54%) Open Source
3 75 (7.86%) Client/Server
4 73 (7.65%) User Experience
5 65 (6.81%) Enterprise Software
6 54 (5.66%) Inversion of Control
7 48 (5.03%) Analytical Skills
8 43 (4.51%) N-Tier
9 42 (4.40%) Mobile Payment
10 31 (3.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 26 (2.73%) Tandem
12 23 (2.41%) iPhone
12 23 (2.41%) iPad
13 17 (1.78%) Fixed Income
14 16 (1.68%) Physics
15 14 (1.47%) SWIFT
16 13 (1.36%) Mobile App
17 12 (1.26%) Xbox
17 12 (1.26%) Device Driver
18 11 (1.15%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 218 (22.85%) Windows
2 107 (11.22%) Linux
3 93 (9.75%) UNIX
4 57 (5.97%) Android
5 43 (4.51%) Apple iOS
6 40 (4.19%) Windows Phone
6 40 (4.19%) Windows Phone 7
7 12 (1.26%) Solaris
8 6 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (0.52%) Windows 7
9 5 (0.52%) VxWorks
10 4 (0.42%) Ubuntu
11 3 (0.31%) Windows Vista
11 3 (0.31%) Fedora
11 3 (0.31%) Windows XP
11 3 (0.31%) OS/2
12 1 (0.10%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 698 (73.17%) OO
2 599 (62.79%) Agile Software Development
3 390 (40.88%) Scrum
4 367 (38.47%) TDD
5 294 (30.82%) OOD
6 240 (25.16%) UML
7 208 (21.80%) MVC
8 204 (21.38%) Continuous Integration
9 203 (21.28%) BDD
10 190 (19.92%) OOP
11 174 (18.24%) Software Engineering
12 141 (14.78%) Unit Testing
13 133 (13.94%) Mentoring
14 132 (13.84%) SOA
15 121 (12.68%) Kanban
16 115 (12.05%) E-Commerce
17 85 (8.91%) RUP
18 78 (8.18%) Data Modelling
19 65 (6.81%) DSDM
19 65 (6.81%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 458 (48.01%) Java
2 322 (33.75%) C#
3 275 (28.83%) JavaScript
4 271 (28.41%) SQL
5 126 (13.21%) C++
6 84 (8.81%) C
7 54 (5.66%) PHP
8 40 (4.19%) PL/SQL
9 37 (3.88%) Shell Script
9 37 (3.88%) Ruby
10 31 (3.25%) Scala
11 29 (3.04%) Python
12 26 (2.73%) Objective-C
13 23 (2.41%) Groovy
14 22 (2.31%) Clojure
15 17 (1.78%) T-SQL
16 16 (1.68%) VB.NET
17 12 (1.26%) XPath
18 11 (1.15%) Apex Code
19 9 (0.94%) Perl
Qualifications
1 164 (17.19%) Degree
2 42 (4.40%) Microsoft Certification
3 41 (4.30%) MCTS
4 40 (4.19%) MCSD
5 39 (4.09%) MCAD
6 34 (3.56%) MCP
7 26 (2.73%) Security Cleared
8 23 (2.41%) ISEB
9 13 (1.36%) SC Cleared
10 10 (1.05%) CSSLP
10 10 (1.05%) CISSP
10 10 (1.05%) OCPJP
11 6 (0.63%) Sun Certification
12 5 (0.52%) MCPD
13 3 (0.31%) MCITP
13 3 (0.31%) CWNA
13 3 (0.31%) CEH
13 3 (0.31%) Cisco Certification
13 3 (0.31%) MCDBA
13 3 (0.31%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (2.41%) QA
2 6 (0.63%) IEC 61508
2 6 (0.63%) DO-178B
3 3 (0.31%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (2.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (0.73%) VMware Workstation
3 3 (0.31%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.31%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.10%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 11 (1.15%) Puppet
1 11 (1.15%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (0.94%) OpenSSO
3 4 (0.42%) Capistrano
3 4 (0.42%) Vagrant
4 2 (0.21%) StatsD
Vendors
1 216 (22.64%) Oracle
2 136 (14.26%) Microsoft
3 56 (5.87%) JBoss
4 55 (5.77%) Google
5 51 (5.35%) IBM
6 33 (3.46%) Zend
7 28 (2.94%) VMware
8 26 (2.73%) Adobe
9 22 (2.31%) Twitter
10 18 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
10 18 (1.89%) TIBCO
11 14 (1.47%) webMethods
11 14 (1.47%) Sun
11 14 (1.47%) iRise
12 12 (1.26%) Facebook
13 11 (1.15%) 29West
13 11 (1.15%) Informatica
14 10 (1.05%) Cognos
14 10 (1.05%) Business Objects
15 9 (0.94%) Sybase
Redhill, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 to 60,000
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + 25 days hol + flexi-time, etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Technology Recruitment Network Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Networking People
Salary: benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Networking People
Salary: benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Optimus Search Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ISL
Salary: £55000.00 - £56000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
EE
Salary: £Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Truphone
Salary: From £30,000 to £65,000 per annum plus bonus & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago