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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 192 173 201
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +28
Permanent jobs citing OOD 1768 1665 1637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.52% 1.57% 1.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.88% 1.97% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1409 1409 1468
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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
93904 84659 90979
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.68% 79.59% 77.87%
Number of salaries quoted 74903 69182 77129
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.15%
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 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 29 August 2014 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 29 August 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 -18 1641 £45,000 - 185
London +5 721 £55,000 -8.33% 78
South East -19 377 £42,500 +6.25% 33
City of London -24 159 £50,000 -23.07% 24
South West +8 141 £40,000 +9.58% 20
North West -10 133 £39,500 +5.33% 21
East of England -28 108 £40,000 -5.88% 13
Surrey +47 103 £45,000 - 5
Manchester +4 100 £40,000 +6.66% 18
Scotland +3 76 £40,000 +3.22% 9
Cambridgeshire -4 71 £42,000 -1.17% 8
Hampshire -24 66 £45,000 +12.50% 6
East Midlands -33 51 £40,000 +5.26% 5
West Midlands +1 50 £37,500 +7.14% 3
Glasgow 0 49 £34,000 -15.00% 5
Bristol -7 48 £38,500 +18.46% 8
Cambridge -15 44 £40,000 -5.88% 5
Portsmouth +17 42 £45,000 - 3
Wiltshire +6 42 £41,250 +13.01% 1
Wales +19 40 £36,500 +1.38% 4
Berkshire -50 40 £40,000 -23.80% 3
Kent -19 39 £48,750 +21.87% 5
Swindon +9 36 £44,000 +17.33% 1
South Wales +15 35 £36,500 +1.38% 3
East Sussex -38 34 £39,000 +17.29% 2
Guildford +17 33 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Brighton -33 33 £37,500 +15.38% 1
Yorkshire -72 29 £35,000 +2.18% 9
Middlesex +20 23 £42,500 +6.25% 6
Northamptonshire -22 22 £40,000 -2.43% 1

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 2829 (81.04%) OO
2 1627 (46.61%) .NET
3 1603 (45.92%) C#
4 1252 (35.86%) JavaScript
5 1249 (35.78%) Java
6 1196 (34.26%) HTML
7 1175 (33.66%) SQL
8 1095 (31.37%) SQL Server
9 998 (28.59%) Software Engineering
10 962 (27.56%) ASP.NET
11 954 (27.33%) Agile Software Development
12 943 (27.01%) CSS
13 914 (26.18%) TDD
14 904 (25.90%) MVC
15 890 (25.49%) Degree
16 871 (24.95%) Finance
17 799 (22.89%) C++
18 706 (20.22%) Microsoft
19 701 (20.08%) jQuery
20 670 (19.19%) Computer Science
21 641 (18.36%) OOP
22 624 (17.87%) Scrum
23 614 (17.59%) XML
24 603 (17.27%) WCF
25 585 (16.76%) Web Services
26 540 (15.47%) Windows
27 511 (14.64%) Linux
28 496 (14.21%) E-Commerce
29 483 (13.84%) ASP.NET MVC
30 475 (13.61%) .NET Framework

OOD
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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
1 219 (6.27%) Tomcat
2 194 (5.56%) IIS
3 133 (3.81%) Apache
4 117 (3.35%) SharePoint
5 85 (2.43%) Node.js
6 81 (2.32%) CMS
7 75 (2.15%) Confluence
8 62 (1.78%) BizTalk Server
9 48 (1.37%) WebLogic
10 44 (1.26%) WebSphere
11 43 (1.23%) SharePoint 2010
12 39 (1.12%) Apache Solr
13 34 (0.97%) Drupal
14 21 (0.60%) Jetty
15 18 (0.52%) TIBCO EMS
16 16 (0.46%) nginx
16 16 (0.46%) SharePoint Server
17 15 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
18 14 (0.40%) WordPress
18 14 (0.40%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 317 (9.08%) MS Excel
2 36 (1.03%) MS Office
3 26 (0.74%) Photoshop
4 21 (0.60%) Fireworks
5 19 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
6 18 (0.52%) Adobe Illustrator
7 7 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
8 6 (0.17%) FreeHand
9 5 (0.14%) MS Visio
10 3 (0.086%) CPLEX
11 1 (0.029%) Quicktime
Business Applications
1 54 (1.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (0.52%) Markit EDM
3 11 (0.32%) Google Analytics
4 7 (0.20%) Magento
5 4 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (0.11%) HFM
5 4 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (0.086%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.029%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.029%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (0.029%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.029%) Fredhopper
7 1 (0.029%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 96 (2.75%) SaaS
2 74 (2.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 52 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
4 33 (0.95%) PaaS
5 28 (0.80%) GitHub
5 28 (0.80%) IaaS
6 26 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.086%) Responsys
9 2 (0.057%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 241 (6.90%) Internet
2 149 (4.27%) HTTP
3 137 (3.92%) TCP/IP
4 78 (2.23%) Intranet
5 22 (0.63%) SSH
6 19 (0.54%) GSM
7 18 (0.52%) LTE
8 17 (0.49%) UMTS
8 17 (0.49%) VoIP
8 17 (0.49%) RTP
9 15 (0.43%) PBX
9 15 (0.43%) Asterisk PBX
9 15 (0.43%) RANAP
10 11 (0.32%) Wireless
11 8 (0.23%) SSL
12 7 (0.20%) Network Security
13 6 (0.17%) Broadband
14 5 (0.14%) Bluetooth
14 5 (0.14%) 3GPP
14 5 (0.14%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1095 (31.37%) SQL Server
2 298 (8.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 274 (7.85%) MySQL
4 254 (7.28%) Relational Database
5 133 (3.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 133 (3.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 126 (3.61%) SQL Server 2005
7 106 (3.04%) RDBMS
8 105 (3.01%) SQL Server 2012
9 97 (2.78%) NoSQL
10 64 (1.83%) RavenDB
11 59 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 58 (1.66%) Oracle Database
13 50 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
14 49 (1.40%) Big Data
15 47 (1.35%) MongoDB
16 39 (1.12%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 36 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
17 36 (1.03%) Hadoop
18 29 (0.83%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 354 (10.14%) Git (software)
2 349 (10.00%) Subversion
3 328 (9.40%) Visual Studio
4 309 (8.85%) NUnit
5 260 (7.45%) Moq
6 212 (6.07%) Team Foundation Server
7 161 (4.61%) Rhino Mocks
8 146 (4.18%) Cucumber
9 128 (3.67%) JIRA
10 121 (3.47%) Eclipse
11 109 (3.12%) Jenkins
12 102 (2.92%) TeamCity
13 91 (2.61%) JUnit
14 81 (2.32%) Maven
15 72 (2.06%) ReSharper
16 69 (1.98%) MSTest
17 63 (1.80%) NCrunch
18 62 (1.78%) WATIR
19 61 (1.75%) Selenium
19 61 (1.75%) CruiseControl
General
1 871 (24.95%) Finance
2 212 (6.07%) Banking
3 182 (5.21%) Retail
4 152 (4.35%) Marketing
5 134 (3.84%) Games
6 124 (3.55%) Front Office
7 79 (2.26%) Back Office
7 79 (2.26%) Telecoms
8 67 (1.92%) Investment Banking
9 66 (1.89%) Financial Institution
10 44 (1.26%) Military
11 29 (0.83%) Multimedia
12 28 (0.80%) Manufacturing
13 27 (0.77%) Advertising
13 27 (0.77%) Publishing
14 23 (0.66%) Electronics
15 20 (0.57%) Automotive
16 16 (0.46%) Billing
17 13 (0.37%) Law
18 10 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2590 (74.19%) Developer
2 557 (15.96%) .NET Developer
3 552 (15.81%) Software Developer
4 551 (15.78%) Senior Developer
5 537 (15.38%) C# Developer
6 478 (13.69%) Java Developer
7 390 (11.17%) Software Engineer
8 330 (9.45%) C# .NET Developer
9 259 (7.42%) Web Developer
10 256 (7.33%) C++ Developer
11 167 (4.78%) Architect
12 144 (4.12%) Senior Java Developer
13 140 (4.01%) Analyst
14 131 (3.75%) C# Software Developer
15 115 (3.29%) Senior Software Developer
16 105 (3.01%) Senior C# Developer
17 103 (2.95%) Graduate
18 102 (2.92%) C++ Software Developer
18 102 (2.92%) Team Leader
19 100 (2.86%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1627 (46.61%) .NET
2 1196 (34.26%) HTML
3 962 (27.56%) ASP.NET
4 943 (27.01%) CSS
5 701 (20.08%) jQuery
6 614 (17.59%) XML
7 603 (17.27%) WCF
8 585 (16.76%) Web Services
9 483 (13.84%) ASP.NET MVC
10 475 (13.61%) .NET Framework
11 442 (12.66%) HTML5
12 435 (12.46%) Spring
13 297 (8.51%) Hibernate
14 295 (8.45%) WPF
15 272 (7.79%) REST
16 265 (7.59%) J2EE
17 260 (7.45%) WinForms
18 239 (6.85%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 234 (6.70%) CSS3
20 230 (6.59%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 670 (19.19%) Computer Science
2 269 (7.71%) Client/Server
3 229 (6.56%) Mathematics
4 200 (5.73%) Open Source
5 161 (4.61%) N-Tier
6 124 (3.55%) Enterprise Software
7 116 (3.32%) Physics
8 111 (3.18%) Mobile App
9 98 (2.81%) Derivative
10 90 (2.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 78 (2.23%) iPhone
12 68 (1.95%) iPad
13 66 (1.89%) Inversion of Control
14 57 (1.63%) Digital Media
15 55 (1.58%) 3D Graphics
16 44 (1.26%) Mobile Payment
17 43 (1.23%) Hedge funds
18 38 (1.09%) Visualisation
19 36 (1.03%) GIS
20 35 (1.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 540 (15.47%) Windows
2 511 (14.64%) Linux
3 373 (10.68%) UNIX
4 224 (6.42%) Android
5 202 (5.79%) Apple iOS
6 74 (2.12%) Windows Phone
7 61 (1.75%) Solaris
8 43 (1.23%) Windows Phone 7
9 24 (0.69%) Windows 8
10 19 (0.54%) Windows CE
11 17 (0.49%) Ubuntu
12 16 (0.46%) Windows Mobile
12 16 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
12 16 (0.46%) Windows Phone 8
13 14 (0.40%) Mac OS
14 9 (0.26%) Mac OS X
15 8 (0.23%) Windows 7
16 4 (0.11%) VxWorks
16 4 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 3 (0.086%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2829 (81.04%) OO
2 998 (28.59%) Software Engineering
3 954 (27.33%) Agile Software Development
4 914 (26.18%) TDD
5 904 (25.90%) MVC
6 641 (18.36%) OOP
7 624 (17.87%) Scrum
8 496 (14.21%) E-Commerce
9 424 (12.15%) Unit Testing
10 377 (10.80%) Multithreading
11 347 (9.94%) BDD
12 315 (9.02%) Web Development
13 312 (8.94%) Continuous Integration
14 297 (8.51%) OOA/OOD
15 289 (8.28%) UML
16 255 (7.30%) SOA
17 174 (4.98%) Pair Programming
18 159 (4.55%) Kanban
19 157 (4.50%) Android Development
20 153 (4.38%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 1603 (45.92%) C#
2 1252 (35.86%) JavaScript
3 1249 (35.78%) Java
4 1175 (33.66%) SQL
5 799 (22.89%) C++
6 289 (8.28%) C
7 270 (7.73%) PHP
8 235 (6.73%) Ruby
9 232 (6.65%) T-SQL
10 218 (6.24%) VB.NET
11 215 (6.16%) Python
12 96 (2.75%) Objective-C
13 92 (2.64%) Perl
14 88 (2.52%) VB
15 56 (1.60%) VB6
16 45 (1.29%) Scala
17 31 (0.89%) MATLAB
18 26 (0.74%) Shell Script
18 26 (0.74%) PL/SQL
18 26 (0.74%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 890 (25.49%) Degree
2 97 (2.78%) PhD
3 84 (2.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 78 (2.23%) Security Cleared
5 58 (1.66%) MCP
6 50 (1.43%) MCSD
7 40 (1.15%) MCAD
7 40 (1.15%) MCTS
8 20 (0.57%) SC Cleared
9 12 (0.34%) HNC
10 11 (0.32%) HND
10 11 (0.32%) CISSP
10 11 (0.32%) CSSLP
11 9 (0.26%) DV Cleared
12 7 (0.20%) ISTQB
12 7 (0.20%) ISEB
13 5 (0.14%) Sun Certification
13 5 (0.14%) Cisco Certification
13 5 (0.14%) CCNP
13 5 (0.14%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 161 (4.61%) QA
2 24 (0.69%) ISO 9001
3 11 (0.32%) WAI
4 10 (0.29%) SLA
5 1 (0.029%) TickIT
5 1 (0.029%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.029%) IEC 61508
5 1 (0.029%) DO-178B
System Software
1 32 (0.92%) Active Directory
2 16 (0.46%) Varnish
3 3 (0.086%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.029%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.029%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 19 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (0.43%) MOM
3 9 (0.26%) Puppet
4 3 (0.086%) Control-M
5 1 (0.029%) Oozie
Vendors
1 706 (20.22%) Microsoft
2 306 (8.77%) Oracle
3 110 (3.15%) JBoss
4 64 (1.83%) Endeca
5 62 (1.78%) RedPrairie
6 60 (1.72%) hybris
7 58 (1.66%) Zend
8 55 (1.58%) Google
9 51 (1.46%) Sybase
10 47 (1.35%) EPiServer
11 38 (1.09%) Sun
12 31 (0.89%) Jaspersoft
13 28 (0.80%) IBM
14 26 (0.74%) Sitecore
15 25 (0.72%) TIBCO
16 24 (0.69%) Facebook
17 23 (0.66%) DevExpress
18 19 (0.54%) Twitter
19 18 (0.52%) Telerik
19 18 (0.52%) Adobe
Manchester, Lancashire
Fabric
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Depending on Experience
Posted: 1 hour ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Remit Resources
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 to £80000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Ability Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Options
Posted: 15 hours ago
South West London
Energon Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum Benefits and bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Imperative People
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + neg + full bens
Posted: 20 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
UK
Linux Recruit
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum +bonus and stock
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Ability Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Options
Posted: 23 hours ago
UK
CSC
Salary: From £50 to £65 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
set2recruit
Salary: £30000 - £65000 Per Annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Connectus
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday