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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Analysis and Design (OOA/OOD)
Rank 493 441 521
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +80
Permanent jobs citing OOA/OOD 473 540 439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.41% 0.51% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 0.63% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 398 476 405
Average salary £52,500 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £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
93462 86186 90741
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 81.99% 81.33% 79.09%
Number of salaries quoted 74810 70720 76392
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £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 2 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 2 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 -50 456 £52,500 +23.52% 55
London -26 284 £55,000 +8.37% 18
City of London +27 75 £55,000 -15.38% 5
South West +6 59 £61,250 +88.46% 9
South East -27 43 £47,500 +18.75% 8
Bristol +15 39 £70,000 +115.38% 8
Yorkshire -38 24 £43,750 +25.00% 3
West Yorkshire -26 21 £42,500 +28.78% 3
Leeds -18 19 £47,500 +18.75% 1
West Midlands -21 19 £47,500 +5.55% 7
Manchester -8 18 £42,500 -15.00% 4
North West -37 18 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Wiltshire +3 17 £45,000 +20.00%
East of England -12 16 £47,500 +14.45% 2
Surrey -16 14 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Swindon +5 13 £45,000 +20.00%
Redhill -8 13 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Hampshire -2 10 £40,000 +2.80% 1
Birmingham -8 10 £47,500 +5.55% 1
West Sussex -15 9 £60,000 +55.84% 1
Worthing - 9 £60,000 -
Salford +4 7 £37,500 -
Glasgow -11 7 £42,000 -18.04%
Scotland -16 7 £42,000 -10.63% 1
East Midlands -20 7 £42,500 +25.00% 3
Lincolnshire - 7 £42,500 - 3
Cambridgeshire +3 6 £35,000 -36.36% 1
Cambridge -7 6 £35,000 -36.36%
South Wales - 6 £47,500 - 1
Wales - 6 £47,500 - 1

OOA/OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 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.

1 696 (74.84%) OO
2 591 (63.55%) Agile Software Development
3 451 (48.49%) Java
4 388 (41.72%) Scrum
5 365 (39.25%) TDD
6 350 (37.63%) .NET
7 320 (34.41%) C#
8 307 (33.01%) SQL Server
9 299 (32.15%) OOD
10 278 (29.89%) SQL
11 266 (28.60%) HTML
12 256 (27.53%) Finance
13 253 (27.20%) JavaScript
14 243 (26.13%) Web Services
15 234 (25.16%) XML
16 228 (24.52%) UML
17 227 (24.41%) BDD
18 224 (24.09%) Windows
19 223 (23.98%) CSS
20 221 (23.76%) Spring
21 211 (22.69%) Oracle
22 202 (21.72%) Continuous Integration
23 195 (20.97%) MVC
24 183 (19.68%) Relational Database
25 182 (19.57%) OOP
26 177 (19.03%) ASP.NET
27 170 (18.28%) Software Engineering
28 167 (17.96%) WCF
28 167 (17.96%) Degree
29 151 (16.24%) NUnit

OOA/OOD
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 42 (4.52%) Tomcat
2 37 (3.98%) BizTalk Server
3 35 (3.76%) WebLogic
4 33 (3.55%) WebSphere
5 32 (3.44%) IIS
5 32 (3.44%) Apache
6 31 (3.33%) SharePoint
7 17 (1.83%) SharePoint Server
7 17 (1.83%) SharePoint 2013
8 16 (1.72%) Confluence
8 16 (1.72%) Oracle Coherence
9 14 (1.51%) GlassFish
9 14 (1.51%) LiveCycle
9 14 (1.51%) FileNet
9 14 (1.51%) CMS
10 11 (1.18%) Apache ServiceMix
11 9 (0.97%) Adobe CQ
12 8 (0.86%) SharePoint 2010
13 7 (0.75%) WebSphere Application Server
14 6 (0.65%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 41 (4.41%) MS Excel
2 20 (2.15%) MS Visio
3 11 (1.18%) MS Office
4 6 (0.65%) InfoPath
5 2 (0.22%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 13 (1.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.97%) Oracle Cash Management
3 6 (0.65%) Oracle BPM
3 6 (0.65%) RMDS
4 4 (0.43%) BusinessWorks
5 3 (0.32%) Markit EDM
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.11%) Pivotal CRM
6 1 (0.11%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 46 (4.95%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (1.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (1.51%) Office 365
4 13 (1.40%) SaaS
5 9 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.11%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 69 (7.42%) Internet
2 20 (2.15%) HTTP
3 14 (1.51%) TCP/IP
4 7 (0.75%) SNMP
5 5 (0.54%) ATM
5 5 (0.54%) Wireless
6 4 (0.43%) AMQP
7 3 (0.32%) DLNA
8 2 (0.22%) tcpdump
8 2 (0.22%) LDAP
8 2 (0.22%) Network Security
8 2 (0.22%) IPsec
8 2 (0.22%) Wireshark
8 2 (0.22%) GPRS
8 2 (0.22%) VPN
8 2 (0.22%) SSL
8 2 (0.22%) IPv4
8 2 (0.22%) IPv6
8 2 (0.22%) DVB
8 2 (0.22%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 307 (33.01%) SQL Server
2 183 (19.68%) Relational Database
3 81 (8.71%) RDBMS
4 76 (8.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 54 (5.81%) MySQL
6 42 (4.52%) NoSQL
6 42 (4.52%) SQL Server 2012
7 40 (4.30%) Hadoop
8 39 (4.19%) Big Data
9 34 (3.66%) Oracle Database
10 26 (2.80%) MongoDB
10 26 (2.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 19 (2.04%) Apache Cassandra
11 19 (2.04%) SQLite
12 15 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 11 (1.18%) BODI
13 11 (1.18%) Oracle Database 11g
14 9 (0.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 8 (0.86%) EDRMS
15 8 (0.86%) DTS
Development Applications
1 151 (16.24%) NUnit
2 145 (15.59%) Rhino Mocks
3 100 (10.75%) Moq
4 92 (9.89%) Subversion
5 86 (9.25%) Cucumber
6 85 (9.14%) SpecFlow
7 79 (8.49%) JUnit
8 63 (6.77%) CruiseControl
9 53 (5.70%) Selenium
10 50 (5.38%) TeamCity
10 50 (5.38%) Jenkins
11 46 (4.95%) Maven
12 45 (4.84%) JIRA
13 44 (4.73%) Eclipse
14 40 (4.30%) MSTest
15 37 (3.98%) Ant
16 34 (3.66%) Visual Studio
17 30 (3.23%) MSBuild
18 22 (2.37%) Rational DOORS
19 21 (2.26%) Psake
General
1 256 (27.53%) Finance
2 114 (12.26%) Banking
3 39 (4.19%) Games
4 34 (3.66%) Investment Banking
5 19 (2.04%) Marketing
6 17 (1.83%) Telecoms
7 12 (1.29%) Front Office
8 11 (1.18%) Advertising
8 11 (1.18%) French Language
9 9 (0.97%) Retail
9 9 (0.97%) Electronics
10 8 (0.86%) Military
10 8 (0.86%) Avionics
11 4 (0.43%) Retail Banking
12 3 (0.32%) Aerospace
12 3 (0.32%) Law
13 2 (0.22%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.11%) Publishing
14 1 (0.11%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 640 (68.82%) Developer
2 271 (29.14%) Java Developer
3 197 (21.18%) Senior Developer
4 122 (13.12%) .NET Developer
5 112 (12.04%) Software Engineer
6 92 (9.89%) C# Developer
7 74 (7.96%) Senior Java Developer
8 72 (7.74%) Graduate
9 66 (7.10%) Architect
9 66 (7.10%) Analyst
10 53 (5.70%) C# .NET Developer
11 51 (5.48%) Graduate Developer
12 47 (5.05%) Graduate .NET Developer
13 46 (4.95%) Team Leader
14 41 (4.41%) Lead Developer
15 37 (3.98%) Software Developer
16 35 (3.76%) Business Analyst
16 35 (3.76%) Senior .NET Developer
17 33 (3.55%) PHP Developer
17 33 (3.55%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 350 (37.63%) .NET
2 266 (28.60%) HTML
3 243 (26.13%) Web Services
4 234 (25.16%) XML
5 223 (23.98%) CSS
6 221 (23.76%) Spring
7 177 (19.03%) ASP.NET
8 167 (17.96%) WCF
9 127 (13.66%) Hibernate
10 107 (11.51%) JMS
11 106 (11.40%) ASP.NET MVC
12 104 (11.18%) .NET Framework
13 103 (11.08%) Ajax
14 100 (10.75%) jQuery
15 96 (10.32%) SOAP
16 93 (10.00%) J2EE
17 84 (9.03%) WPF
18 81 (8.71%) REST
19 77 (8.28%) WinForms
20 76 (8.17%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 104 (11.18%) Computer Science
2 79 (8.49%) Open Source
3 77 (8.28%) User Experience
4 76 (8.17%) Client/Server
5 59 (6.34%) Enterprise Software
6 51 (5.48%) Analytical Skills
6 51 (5.48%) Inversion of Control
7 48 (5.16%) Mobile Payment
8 37 (3.98%) Algorithms
9 35 (3.76%) Data Structures
9 35 (3.76%) N-Tier
10 31 (3.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 27 (2.90%) Tandem
11 27 (2.90%) iPad
11 27 (2.90%) iPhone
12 20 (2.15%) Physics
13 16 (1.72%) Fixed Income
14 15 (1.61%) Mobile App
15 11 (1.18%) SWIFT
15 11 (1.18%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 224 (24.09%) Windows
2 104 (11.18%) Linux
3 88 (9.46%) UNIX
4 65 (6.99%) Android
5 49 (5.27%) Apple iOS
6 44 (4.73%) Windows Phone
6 44 (4.73%) Windows Phone 7
7 11 (1.18%) Solaris
8 6 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (0.43%) Windows 7
11 3 (0.32%) Ubuntu
11 3 (0.32%) Windows Vista
11 3 (0.32%) VxWorks
11 3 (0.32%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.22%) OS/2
12 2 (0.22%) Fedora
13 1 (0.11%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 696 (74.84%) OO
2 591 (63.55%) Agile Software Development
3 388 (41.72%) Scrum
4 365 (39.25%) TDD
5 299 (32.15%) OOD
6 228 (24.52%) UML
7 227 (24.41%) BDD
8 202 (21.72%) Continuous Integration
9 195 (20.97%) MVC
10 182 (19.57%) OOP
11 170 (18.28%) Software Engineering
12 133 (14.30%) Kanban
13 132 (14.19%) Unit Testing
14 131 (14.09%) SOA
15 126 (13.55%) Mentoring
16 125 (13.44%) E-Commerce
17 73 (7.85%) RUP
18 70 (7.53%) Data Modelling
19 61 (6.56%) Multithreading
20 56 (6.02%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 451 (48.49%) Java
2 320 (34.41%) C#
3 278 (29.89%) SQL
4 253 (27.20%) JavaScript
5 129 (13.87%) C++
6 85 (9.14%) C
7 58 (6.24%) PHP
8 42 (4.52%) Ruby
9 41 (4.41%) PL/SQL
10 34 (3.66%) Shell Script
11 30 (3.23%) Objective-C
12 25 (2.69%) T-SQL
12 25 (2.69%) Python
13 24 (2.58%) Scala
14 21 (2.26%) Groovy
15 19 (2.04%) Clojure
16 15 (1.61%) XPath
17 13 (1.40%) VB.NET
18 11 (1.18%) Apex Code
19 7 (0.75%) VC++
Qualifications
1 167 (17.96%) Degree
2 43 (4.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 42 (4.52%) MCTS
4 41 (4.41%) MCAD
4 41 (4.41%) MCSD
5 35 (3.76%) MCP
6 24 (2.58%) Security Cleared
7 20 (2.15%) ISEB
8 12 (1.29%) SC Cleared
9 10 (1.08%) OCPJP
10 9 (0.97%) CISSP
10 9 (0.97%) CSSLP
11 6 (0.65%) Sun Certification
12 5 (0.54%) MCPD
13 2 (0.22%) CTC Cleared
13 2 (0.22%) MCITP
13 2 (0.22%) MCDBA
14 1 (0.11%) CCIE
14 1 (0.11%) CCNP
14 1 (0.11%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (2.15%) QA
2 5 (0.54%) IEC 61508
2 5 (0.54%) DO-178B
3 3 (0.32%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (1.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (0.75%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (0.22%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.22%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 12 (1.29%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (1.18%) Puppet
3 9 (0.97%) OpenSSO
4 4 (0.43%) Vagrant
4 4 (0.43%) StatsD
5 3 (0.32%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 211 (22.69%) Oracle
2 142 (15.27%) Microsoft
3 52 (5.59%) JBoss
3 52 (5.59%) Google
4 42 (4.52%) IBM
5 32 (3.44%) Zend
6 26 (2.80%) VMware
7 23 (2.47%) Adobe
8 19 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
8 19 (2.04%) Twitter
9 15 (1.61%) TIBCO
10 14 (1.51%) Sun
10 14 (1.51%) iRise
11 12 (1.29%) Informatica
11 12 (1.29%) webMethods
12 11 (1.18%) Cognos
12 11 (1.18%) Business Objects
12 11 (1.18%) 29West
13 10 (1.08%) Facebook
14 9 (0.97%) Sybase
Bristol, Avon
Connectus
Salary: £24000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Sanderson
Salary: £52000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Sanderson
Salary: £52000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: 30,000 to £45,000
Posted: 20 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wareham, Dorset
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gainsborough, Lincolnshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Search Consultancy
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £45000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hereford and Worcester
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £45000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Gainsborough, Lincolnshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Connectus
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
SAI Global
Salary: Up to £52,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Accenture
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago