The table below looks at the statistics for OOD skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
UK
Rank 278 269 217
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -52
Permanent jobs citing OOD 945 1203 1572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.12% 1.20% 1.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.28% 1.37% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 789 1011 1343
Median salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +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
74108 87810 88690
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.15% 87.70% 86.04%
Number of salaries quoted 61013 73052 73139
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing OOD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 18 January 2017 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOD within the UK over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England 0 884 £51,000 +2.00% 104
London +22 430 £60,000 - 41
City of London +65 126 £57,500 - 8
South East -79 122 £45,000 -5.26% 16
East of England +80 102 £47,500 - 9
South West +32 68 £42,500 -2.85% 10
Hertfordshire +42 48 £37,500 -30.23% 4
North West -47 48 £41,250 -21.42% 13
East Midlands +2 47 £40,000 - 2
Yorkshire +50 42 £46,250 +28.47% 10
Manchester -57 36 £47,500 -9.52% 10
Cambridgeshire +26 33 £47,500 +18.75% 4
Berkshire +18 31 £47,500 +18.75% 4
West Midlands -41 26 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Northamptonshire +3 25 £43,500 +10.82% 1
Hampshire -18 25 £43,750 +2.94% 4
Scotland +15 24 £50,000 +25.00% 4
Bristol +16 23 £45,000 - 6
Leicestershire +15 22 £40,000 -63.63%
Watford - 22 £37,500 -
Brighton +12 21 £35,000 +9.37%
Leicester +12 21 £40,000 -63.63%
East Sussex +12 21 £35,000 +9.37%
Cambridge +16 20 £40,000 - 4
Gloucestershire +2 20 £35,000 -26.31% 2
North Yorkshire +11 19 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Northampton 0 17 £47,500 +21.01% 1
Borehamwood - 17 £37,500 - 2
Reading +41 14 £35,000 -33.33%
Essex +15 14 £47,500 -38.70% 1

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT jobs citing OOD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for OOD.

1 1567 (78.31%) OO
2 1135 (56.72%) Agile Software Development
3 889 (44.43%) C#
4 839 (41.93%) JavaScript
5 801 (40.03%) .NET
6 740 (36.98%) Java
7 700 (34.98%) SQL
8 685 (34.23%) HTML
9 615 (30.73%) CSS
10 594 (29.69%) MVC
11 590 (29.49%) Finance
12 572 (28.59%) TDD
13 561 (28.04%) SQL Server
14 532 (26.59%) ASP.NET
15 486 (24.29%) Software Engineering
16 428 (21.39%) Scrum
17 407 (20.34%) Computer Science
18 405 (20.24%) Degree
19 394 (19.69%) C++
20 375 (18.74%) ASP.NET MVC
21 370 (18.49%) Linux
22 367 (18.34%) HTML5
23 352 (17.59%) Web Services
24 349 (17.44%) SDLC
25 346 (17.29%) AngularJS
26 342 (17.09%) Microsoft
27 328 (16.39%) jQuery
28 327 (16.34%) Continuous Integration
29 319 (15.94%) Git (software)
30 315 (15.74%) .NET Framework

OOD
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 129 (6.45%) CMS
2 63 (3.15%) Tomcat
3 55 (2.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 51 (2.55%) Apache
4 51 (2.55%) Elasticsearch
5 39 (1.95%) SharePoint
6 37 (1.85%) JBoss
7 31 (1.55%) Confluence
8 30 (1.50%) Apache Spark
9 29 (1.45%) WebSphere
10 28 (1.40%) Oracle Service Bus
11 24 (1.20%) WebLogic
12 23 (1.15%) IIS
13 19 (0.95%) Apache Solr
14 18 (0.90%) Jetty
15 13 (0.65%) Mule ESB
16 12 (0.60%) Apache Pig
16 12 (0.60%) Mule
17 11 (0.55%) BizTalk Server
18 8 (0.40%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 85 (4.25%) MS Excel
2 10 (0.50%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.20%) Fireworks
3 4 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.100%) Mingle
4 2 (0.100%) MS Project
5 1 (0.050%) Houdini
5 1 (0.050%) Maya
5 1 (0.050%) NUKE
5 1 (0.050%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.15%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.100%) ION MarketView
3 2 (0.100%) OpenText MBPM
3 2 (0.100%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 142 (7.10%) Amazon AWS
2 122 (6.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 75 (3.75%) SaaS
4 55 (2.75%) GitHub
5 30 (1.50%) Office 365
6 27 (1.35%) IaaS
7 20 (1.00%) PaaS
8 15 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
8 15 (0.75%) Google Analytics
8 15 (0.75%) Google Cloud Platform
9 6 (0.30%) Bluemix
9 6 (0.30%) IBM Cloud
10 5 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
10 5 (0.25%) Amazon S3
11 4 (0.20%) Amazon SQS
11 4 (0.20%) Google App Engine
12 3 (0.15%) Amazon ELB
13 2 (0.100%) Sage Pay
13 2 (0.100%) Trello
14 1 (0.050%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 158 (7.90%) Internet
2 102 (5.10%) Intranet
3 18 (0.90%) HTTP
4 14 (0.70%) TCP/IP
5 13 (0.65%) DNS
6 7 (0.35%) Wireshark
7 6 (0.30%) Bluetooth
7 6 (0.30%) Firewall
7 6 (0.30%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (0.20%) 3GPP
8 4 (0.20%) ATM
8 4 (0.20%) DHCP
8 4 (0.20%) LTE
8 4 (0.20%) Radio Access Network
8 4 (0.20%) RANAP
8 4 (0.20%) RTP
8 4 (0.20%) SIGTRAN
8 4 (0.20%) SS7
8 4 (0.20%) SSH
8 4 (0.20%) UTRAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 561 (28.04%) SQL Server
2 157 (7.85%) MySQL
3 156 (7.80%) Relational Database
4 133 (6.65%) SQL Server 2014
5 111 (5.55%) NoSQL
6 102 (5.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 99 (4.95%) MongoDB
8 75 (3.75%) Apache Cassandra
9 69 (3.45%) Redis
10 68 (3.40%) RDBMS
11 58 (2.90%) SQL Server 2008
12 52 (2.60%) Big Data
13 50 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
14 42 (2.10%) PostgreSQL
15 33 (1.65%) Hadoop
16 32 (1.60%) Oracle Database
17 30 (1.50%) DB2
18 29 (1.45%) Oracle Database 11g
19 23 (1.15%) Neo4j
19 23 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 319 (15.94%) Git (software)
2 282 (14.09%) Visual Studio
3 179 (8.95%) JIRA
4 175 (8.75%) JUnit
4 175 (8.75%) Team Foundation Server
5 160 (8.00%) NUnit
6 138 (6.90%) Subversion
7 116 (5.80%) Jenkins
7 116 (5.80%) Maven
8 87 (4.35%) Gradle
9 80 (4.00%) Selenium
10 69 (3.45%) Moq
11 67 (3.35%) MSTest
11 67 (3.35%) TeamCity
12 58 (2.90%) Rhino Mocks
13 53 (2.65%) Cucumber
13 53 (2.65%) Jasmine
14 37 (1.85%) Eclipse
15 32 (1.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 28 (1.40%) FitNesse
General
1 590 (29.49%) Finance
2 223 (11.14%) Banking
3 119 (5.95%) Front Office
4 76 (3.80%) Investment Banking
5 69 (3.45%) Games
6 65 (3.25%) Telecoms
7 63 (3.15%) Retail
8 60 (3.00%) Marketing
9 40 (2.00%) Advertising
10 39 (1.95%) Back Office
11 36 (1.80%) Financial Institution
12 24 (1.20%) Publishing
13 23 (1.15%) Manufacturing
14 18 (0.90%) Legal
15 15 (0.75%) Electronics
16 13 (0.65%) Retail Banking
17 9 (0.45%) Military
18 6 (0.30%) Multimedia
19 5 (0.25%) Aerospace
19 5 (0.25%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1544 (77.16%) Developer
2 516 (25.79%) .NET Developer
3 487 (24.34%) C# Developer
4 369 (18.44%) Java Developer
5 358 (17.89%) C# .NET Developer
5 358 (17.89%) Senior Developer
6 218 (10.89%) Software Engineer
7 191 (9.55%) ASP.NET Developer
8 185 (9.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 163 (8.15%) JavaScript Developer
10 146 (7.30%) Software Developer
11 145 (7.25%) Senior Java Developer
12 142 (7.10%) Agile Developer
13 114 (5.70%) Lead Developer
14 110 (5.50%) C++ Developer
15 107 (5.35%) SQL Developer
16 93 (4.65%) Agile .NET Developer
16 93 (4.65%) Agile C# Developer
17 87 (4.35%) Web Developer
18 84 (4.20%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 801 (40.03%) .NET
2 685 (34.23%) HTML
3 615 (30.73%) CSS
4 532 (26.59%) ASP.NET
5 375 (18.74%) ASP.NET MVC
6 367 (18.34%) HTML5
7 352 (17.59%) Web Services
8 346 (17.29%) AngularJS
9 328 (16.39%) jQuery
10 315 (15.74%) .NET Framework
11 310 (15.49%) XML
12 231 (11.54%) CSS3
13 230 (11.49%) WCF
14 222 (11.09%) Spring
15 191 (9.55%) Ajax
16 182 (9.10%) REST
17 180 (9.00%) Entity Framework
18 164 (8.20%) JSON
19 158 (7.90%) WPF
20 150 (7.50%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 407 (20.34%) Computer Science
2 252 (12.59%) Algorithms
3 225 (11.24%) User Experience
4 163 (8.15%) Data Structures
5 134 (6.70%) Mathematics
6 110 (5.50%) Analytical Skills
7 106 (5.30%) Client/Server
8 74 (3.70%) Mobile App
9 71 (3.55%) Enterprise Software
10 66 (3.30%) Physics
11 60 (3.00%) Fintech
12 58 (2.90%) Inversion of Control
13 51 (2.55%) Derivative
14 49 (2.45%) Hedge funds
15 42 (2.10%) Fixed Income
16 39 (1.95%) Equities
17 37 (1.85%) iPad
18 35 (1.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 31 (1.55%) Visualisation
20 28 (1.40%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 370 (18.49%) Linux
2 220 (10.99%) Windows
3 165 (8.25%) Unix
4 85 (4.25%) Apple iOS
5 69 (3.45%) Android
6 18 (0.90%) Embedded Linux
7 15 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (0.40%) CentOS
9 7 (0.35%) Windows Server
10 6 (0.30%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.100%) FreeBSD
12 1 (0.050%) Solaris
12 1 (0.050%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 1567 (78.31%) OO
2 1135 (56.72%) Agile Software Development
3 594 (29.69%) MVC
4 572 (28.59%) TDD
5 486 (24.29%) Software Engineering
6 428 (21.39%) Scrum
7 349 (17.44%) SDLC
8 327 (16.34%) Continuous Integration
9 275 (13.74%) Web Development
10 266 (13.29%) OOP
11 256 (12.79%) Multithreading
12 232 (11.59%) UML
13 226 (11.29%) Unit Testing
14 181 (9.05%) E-Commerce
14 181 (9.05%) Open Source
15 177 (8.85%) BDD
16 163 (8.15%) SOA
17 145 (7.25%) DevOps
18 135 (6.75%) ITIL
19 130 (6.50%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 889 (44.43%) C#
2 839 (41.93%) JavaScript
3 740 (36.98%) Java
4 700 (34.98%) SQL
5 394 (19.69%) C++
6 174 (8.70%) Python
7 133 (6.65%) PHP
8 116 (5.80%) C
9 88 (4.40%) XPath
10 61 (3.05%) Shell Script
11 56 (2.80%) T-SQL
12 54 (2.70%) Ruby
13 52 (2.60%) Scala
14 46 (2.30%) TypeScript
15 45 (2.25%) VB.NET
16 44 (2.20%) Objective-C
17 37 (1.85%) PL/SQL
18 31 (1.55%) Bash Shell
19 30 (1.50%) F#
20 29 (1.45%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 405 (20.24%) Degree
2 33 (1.65%) Security Cleared
3 15 (0.75%) DV Cleared
4 14 (0.70%) PhD
5 13 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (0.35%) SC Cleared
7 5 (0.25%) MCSD
8 3 (0.15%) ISEB
8 3 (0.15%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.15%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.050%) CISSP
9 1 (0.050%) GSEC
9 1 (0.050%) MCAD
9 1 (0.050%) MCP
9 1 (0.050%) MCPD
9 1 (0.050%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 245 (12.24%) QA
2 7 (0.35%) MiFID
3 6 (0.30%) Dodd-Frank
3 6 (0.30%) EMIR
4 4 (0.20%) WAI
4 4 (0.20%) WCAG
5 3 (0.15%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.100%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.100%) SDET
7 1 (0.050%) MISRA
7 1 (0.050%) MISRA C
System Software
1 20 (1.00%) Docker
1 20 (1.00%) Firmware
2 7 (0.35%) HDFS
3 6 (0.30%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 4 (0.20%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (0.050%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.050%) KVM
5 1 (0.050%) LXC
5 1 (0.050%) Slurm Workload Manager
5 1 (0.050%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.050%) Xen
Systems Management
1 41 (2.05%) Puppet
2 20 (1.00%) Ansible
3 19 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (0.25%) Hadoop YARN
5 3 (0.15%) Mesos
6 1 (0.050%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
Vendors
1 342 (17.09%) Microsoft
2 156 (7.80%) Oracle
3 101 (5.05%) EPiServer
4 44 (2.20%) Google
5 34 (1.70%) IBM
5 34 (1.70%) Sitecore
6 32 (1.60%) Salesforce.com
6 32 (1.60%) Xamarin
7 27 (1.35%) Sybase
8 21 (1.05%) Apple
8 21 (1.05%) Zend
9 16 (0.80%) hybris
10 15 (0.75%) SAP
11 14 (0.70%) Adobe
11 14 (0.70%) MuleSoft
11 14 (0.70%) VMware
12 12 (0.60%) ATG
12 12 (0.60%) Demandware
13 11 (0.55%) TIBCO
14 9 (0.45%) ION Trading
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £120,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 37,500 plus benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Morayshire
Networkers
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Tiro Partners
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Bonuses
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £80000 - £105000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leidos
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 Per Annum +bonus+benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £95k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 to 50,000
Posted: Yesterday
West London
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum, Free food, Pension, BUPA...
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
In Practice Systems Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Competitive plus Company Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Salary - Best on market with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday