The table below looks at the statistics for OOD skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 201 185 202
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +17
Permanent jobs citing OOD 1575 1681 1561
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.48% 1.58% 1.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.79% 1.91% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1359 1387 1353
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
88131 87877 85586
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.83% 82.35% 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 71785 69854 71243
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OOD within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

OOD
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OOD within the UK.

OOD Salary Trend in the UK

OOD
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OOD over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 within the UK.

OOD Salary Histogram in the UK

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 OOD within the UK over the 3 months to 4 March 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 -21 1479 £47,500 +5.55% 178
London +7 629 £65,000 +18.18% 70
South East +9 371 £42,500 - 44
South West +4 140 £40,000 +14.28% 16
City of London +10 127 £70,000 +21.73% 17
North West -45 93 £40,000 - 16
East of England -25 92 £45,000 -1.63% 6
Hampshire +28 77 £37,500 +7.14% 6
Manchester -6 71 £40,000 -0.62% 10
Surrey +15 63 £52,500 +7.69% 5
West Midlands -18 61 £35,000 - 12
Yorkshire -20 61 £38,000 -5.00% 8
Kent +25 59 £47,500 +18.75% 5
Cambridgeshire -11 48 £41,250 -8.33% 3
Bristol +10 44 £45,000 +28.57% 4
Cambridge -1 43 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Wales 0 42 £37,500 -6.25% 2
South Wales -7 42 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Oxfordshire 0 41 £45,000 -10.00% 9
Berkshire -52 38 £40,000 +4.57% 6
Scotland -16 37 £42,500 - 2
West Sussex +4 36 £42,500 +13.33% 5
Hertfordshire +11 31 £60,000 +53.84% 2
East Sussex - 30 £35,000 - 4
North Yorkshire +12 29 £40,000 - 5
Brighton - 29 £35,000 - 1
West Yorkshire -18 28 £37,500 +13.63% 3
Wiltshire +24 27 £38,500 +18.46% 4
Buckinghamshire +17 27 £45,000 +5.88% 4
Stockport +15 26 £32,000 -1.53% 2

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing 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 OOD.

1 2577 (79.56%) OO
2 1625 (50.17%) Agile Software Development
3 1586 (48.97%) C#
4 1491 (46.03%) .NET
5 1088 (33.59%) JavaScript
6 1084 (33.47%) Java
7 1044 (32.23%) SQL Server
8 1016 (31.37%) SQL
9 1002 (30.94%) TDD
10 955 (29.48%) HTML
11 934 (28.84%) C++
12 919 (28.37%) Software Engineering
13 909 (28.06%) MVC
14 868 (26.80%) ASP.NET
15 791 (24.42%) Finance
16 784 (24.21%) Scrum
17 777 (23.99%) CSS
18 705 (21.77%) Degree
19 638 (19.70%) Microsoft
20 637 (19.67%) jQuery
21 609 (18.80%) OOP
22 568 (17.54%) Windows
23 556 (17.17%) Linux
24 550 (16.98%) Web Services
25 536 (16.55%) .NET Framework
26 515 (15.90%) WCF
27 499 (15.41%) XML
28 487 (15.04%) Computer Science
29 475 (14.67%) ASP.NET MVC
30 439 (13.55%) Spring

OOD
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing 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 OOD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 124 (3.83%) SharePoint
2 118 (3.64%) Tomcat
3 110 (3.40%) IIS
4 58 (1.79%) CMS
5 51 (1.57%) JBoss
6 41 (1.27%) Confluence
7 36 (1.11%) WebSphere
7 36 (1.11%) Node.js
7 36 (1.11%) WebLogic
8 35 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
9 30 (0.93%) Apache
10 22 (0.68%) Apache Solr
11 19 (0.59%) SharePoint 2010
12 18 (0.56%) WordPress
13 17 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
14 15 (0.46%) TIBCO EMS
15 13 (0.40%) Drupal
15 13 (0.40%) Cloud Foundry
16 12 (0.37%) GlassFish
17 10 (0.31%) GemFire
Applications
1 308 (9.51%) MS Excel
2 26 (0.80%) Photoshop
3 22 (0.68%) Adobe Illustrator
4 18 (0.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 15 (0.46%) MS Office
6 11 (0.34%) CPLEX
7 7 (0.22%) FreeHand
7 7 (0.22%) Fireworks
8 6 (0.19%) Mathematica
9 4 (0.12%) MS Visio
10 3 (0.093%) Mingle
10 3 (0.093%) MS PowerPoint
10 3 (0.093%) InfoPath
11 1 (0.031%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 20 (0.62%) Magento
2 15 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.19%) Oracle BPM
4 5 (0.15%) Markit EDM
4 5 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.062%) Oracle Cash Management
6 2 (0.062%) Oracle FAH
6 2 (0.062%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (0.062%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.031%) Fredhopper
7 1 (0.031%) thinkFolio
7 1 (0.031%) HFM
7 1 (0.031%) Summit
7 1 (0.031%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 113 (3.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 57 (1.76%) Amazon AWS
3 28 (0.86%) SaaS
4 21 (0.65%) GitHub
5 20 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
6 17 (0.52%) PaaS
7 9 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
8 8 (0.25%) IaaS
9 7 (0.22%) Amazon S3
10 4 (0.12%) CloudBees
11 2 (0.062%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 128 (3.95%) Internet
2 115 (3.55%) TCP/IP
3 63 (1.95%) HTTP
4 31 (0.96%) Intranet
5 18 (0.56%) DNS
5 18 (0.56%) Network Security
6 13 (0.40%) ZigBee
6 13 (0.40%) Ethernet
7 12 (0.37%) Wireless
8 11 (0.34%) LTE
8 11 (0.34%) Asterisk PBX
8 11 (0.34%) RANAP
8 11 (0.34%) PBX
8 11 (0.34%) GSM
8 11 (0.34%) UMTS
8 11 (0.34%) RTP
9 10 (0.31%) HTTPS
10 9 (0.28%) Bluetooth
10 9 (0.28%) LDAP
10 9 (0.28%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1044 (32.23%) SQL Server
2 327 (10.10%) Relational Database
3 284 (8.77%) SQL Server 2008
4 241 (7.44%) MySQL
5 143 (4.41%) RDBMS
6 105 (3.24%) SQL Server 2005
7 90 (2.78%) Big Data
8 79 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
9 72 (2.22%) MongoDB
10 68 (2.10%) NoSQL
11 64 (1.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 57 (1.76%) Hadoop
13 55 (1.70%) PostgreSQL
14 51 (1.57%) Oracle Database
15 44 (1.36%) RavenDB
16 42 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 26 (0.80%) Oracle Reports
18 25 (0.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 22 (0.68%) CouchDB
20 18 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 316 (9.76%) Git (software)
2 304 (9.39%) NUnit
3 255 (7.87%) Subversion
4 222 (6.85%) Moq
5 220 (6.79%) Visual Studio
6 206 (6.36%) Team Foundation Server
7 140 (4.32%) Maven
7 140 (4.32%) Rhino Mocks
8 134 (4.14%) Eclipse
9 117 (3.61%) JUnit
9 117 (3.61%) TeamCity
10 116 (3.58%) JIRA
11 93 (2.87%) Cucumber
12 86 (2.66%) Jenkins
13 72 (2.22%) Selenium
14 67 (2.07%) SpecFlow
15 59 (1.82%) ReSharper
16 50 (1.54%) MSTest
17 40 (1.23%) NCrunch
18 39 (1.20%) WATIR
General
1 791 (24.42%) Finance
2 252 (7.78%) Banking
3 213 (6.58%) Retail
4 135 (4.17%) Front Office
5 120 (3.70%) Investment Banking
6 103 (3.18%) Telecoms
7 98 (3.03%) Games
8 95 (2.93%) Back Office
9 78 (2.41%) Marketing
10 41 (1.27%) Financial Institution
11 39 (1.20%) Advertising
12 34 (1.05%) Aerospace
13 30 (0.93%) Multimedia
14 29 (0.90%) Automotive
15 28 (0.86%) Electronics
16 25 (0.77%) Manufacturing
17 24 (0.74%) Publishing
18 22 (0.68%) Law
19 10 (0.31%) Online Betting
20 7 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2437 (75.24%) Developer
2 618 (19.08%) C# Developer
3 604 (18.65%) .NET Developer
4 483 (14.91%) Software Engineer
5 458 (14.14%) Java Developer
6 454 (14.02%) Senior Developer
7 449 (13.86%) Software Developer
8 397 (12.26%) C# .NET Developer
9 289 (8.92%) C++ Developer
10 190 (5.87%) Web Developer
11 152 (4.69%) ASP.NET Developer
12 137 (4.23%) Senior .NET Developer
13 134 (4.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 120 (3.70%) Senior Software Engineer
15 117 (3.61%) Senior C# Developer
16 104 (3.21%) C# Software Developer
16 104 (3.21%) Graduate
17 101 (3.12%) Junior
17 101 (3.12%) Architect
18 96 (2.96%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1491 (46.03%) .NET
2 955 (29.48%) HTML
3 868 (26.80%) ASP.NET
4 777 (23.99%) CSS
5 637 (19.67%) jQuery
6 550 (16.98%) Web Services
7 536 (16.55%) .NET Framework
8 515 (15.90%) WCF
9 499 (15.41%) XML
10 475 (14.67%) ASP.NET MVC
11 439 (13.55%) Spring
12 337 (10.40%) HTML5
13 275 (8.49%) Ajax
14 261 (8.06%) REST
15 248 (7.66%) Hibernate
16 235 (7.26%) WPF
17 232 (7.16%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 232 (7.16%) WinForms
18 207 (6.39%) AngularJS
19 191 (5.90%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 487 (15.04%) Computer Science
2 271 (8.37%) Analytical Skills
3 213 (6.58%) Algorithms
4 170 (5.25%) Mathematics
5 166 (5.13%) Open Source
6 149 (4.60%) User Experience
7 138 (4.26%) Data Structures
8 133 (4.11%) Mobile App
9 130 (4.01%) Enterprise Software
10 123 (3.80%) Client/Server
11 121 (3.74%) N-Tier
12 102 (3.15%) Derivative
13 94 (2.90%) Physics
14 72 (2.22%) iPhone
15 67 (2.07%) Hedge funds
16 65 (2.01%) Inversion of Control
17 59 (1.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 43 (1.33%) Mobile Payment
19 39 (1.20%) iPad
20 31 (0.96%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 568 (17.54%) Windows
2 556 (17.17%) Linux
3 347 (10.71%) UNIX
4 263 (8.12%) Android
5 171 (5.28%) Apple iOS
6 56 (1.73%) Solaris
6 56 (1.73%) Windows Phone
7 30 (0.93%) Windows Phone 7
8 23 (0.71%) Windows Mobile
9 18 (0.56%) VxWorks
9 18 (0.56%) Mac OS
10 17 (0.52%) Windows 7
11 11 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 10 (0.31%) Nucleus RTOS
12 10 (0.31%) CentOS
13 9 (0.28%) Mac OS X
14 6 (0.19%) Windows Phone 8
15 5 (0.15%) Ubuntu
15 5 (0.15%) AIX
15 5 (0.15%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2577 (79.56%) OO
2 1625 (50.17%) Agile Software Development
3 1002 (30.94%) TDD
4 919 (28.37%) Software Engineering
5 909 (28.06%) MVC
6 784 (24.21%) Scrum
7 609 (18.80%) OOP
8 437 (13.49%) Multithreading
9 406 (12.53%) E-Commerce
10 403 (12.44%) Continuous Integration
11 379 (11.70%) BDD
12 374 (11.55%) Unit Testing
13 294 (9.08%) UML
14 204 (6.30%) OOA/OOD
15 199 (6.14%) Web Development
16 179 (5.53%) Kanban
17 175 (5.40%) SOA
18 163 (5.03%) Mentoring
19 145 (4.48%) Waterfall
20 144 (4.45%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 1586 (48.97%) C#
2 1088 (33.59%) JavaScript
3 1084 (33.47%) Java
4 1016 (31.37%) SQL
5 934 (28.84%) C++
6 365 (11.27%) C
7 226 (6.98%) VB.NET
8 216 (6.67%) Python
9 212 (6.55%) T-SQL
10 178 (5.50%) Ruby
11 174 (5.37%) PHP
12 110 (3.40%) Objective-C
13 104 (3.21%) VB
14 82 (2.53%) PL/SQL
15 58 (1.79%) Perl
16 48 (1.48%) VB6
17 36 (1.11%) Embedded C++
18 35 (1.08%) Embedded C
19 33 (1.02%) COBOL
20 32 (0.99%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 705 (21.77%) Degree
2 72 (2.22%) PhD
3 65 (2.01%) Security Cleared
4 49 (1.51%) VCP4
4 49 (1.51%) Microsoft Certification
5 24 (0.74%) SC Cleared
6 21 (0.65%) DV Cleared
7 16 (0.49%) MCP
8 9 (0.28%) HND
9 7 (0.22%) OCP
9 7 (0.22%) Oracle Certification
10 5 (0.15%) MCPD
10 5 (0.15%) MCTS
10 5 (0.15%) Postgraduate
11 3 (0.093%) MCSE
12 2 (0.062%) MOS
12 2 (0.062%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.062%) ISTQB
13 1 (0.031%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 146 (4.51%) QA
2 28 (0.86%) ISO 9001
3 15 (0.46%) ISO 8583
4 6 (0.19%) Data Quality
4 6 (0.19%) FATCA
5 4 (0.12%) SLA
5 4 (0.12%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.093%) WCAG
7 2 (0.062%) TickIT
7 2 (0.062%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.062%) DICOM
8 1 (0.031%) HL7
8 1 (0.031%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 24 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (0.65%) Active Directory
3 10 (0.31%) Oracle RAC
3 10 (0.31%) vSphere
4 9 (0.28%) Docker
5 7 (0.22%) Varnish
6 5 (0.15%) Xen
6 5 (0.15%) KVM
6 5 (0.15%) LXC
7 3 (0.093%) Firmware
7 3 (0.093%) Oracle RMAN
8 2 (0.062%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.031%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 15 (0.46%) MOM
2 13 (0.40%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 10 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (0.15%) Capistrano
4 5 (0.15%) Mesos
5 4 (0.12%) Ansible
5 4 (0.12%) Puppet
6 3 (0.093%) Data Guard
6 3 (0.093%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (0.062%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.031%) Control-M
8 1 (0.031%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 638 (19.70%) Microsoft
2 349 (10.77%) Oracle
3 79 (2.44%) IBM
4 69 (2.13%) Sybase
5 61 (1.88%) Google
6 54 (1.67%) hybris
7 52 (1.61%) Endeca
8 41 (1.27%) Zend
9 39 (1.20%) RedPrairie
10 29 (0.90%) TIBCO
10 29 (0.90%) Adobe
11 25 (0.77%) VMware
12 24 (0.74%) Apple
12 24 (0.74%) Facebook
13 18 (0.56%) Perforce
14 17 (0.52%) Twitter
15 15 (0.46%) DevExpress
15 15 (0.46%) Sun
15 15 (0.46%) Sony
16 13 (0.40%) Cisco
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Salary: Pension + Medical
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 4 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Proteus Europe
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
South West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Package + Pension
Posted: 5 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Central London / West End
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Rochester, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 50,000
Posted: Yesterday
West Malling, Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: Excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
JPS Selection
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
EXCELerate
Salary: Up To £100k, Health, Pension, Unlimited Training
Posted: Yesterday
Chessington, Surrey
Thales
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £80,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: Yesterday
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: Yesterday