The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 194 186 200
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +14
Permanent jobs citing OOD 1780 1677 1639
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.50% 1.52% 1.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.86% 1.93% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1456 1439 1454
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,250 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
95560 86985 95494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.31% 78.74% 76.60%
Number of salaries quoted 76807 71321 81167
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -4 1698 £45,000 +5.88% 225
London +23 751 £57,500 +6.48% 71
South East -50 301 £40,000 - 38
East of England -12 166 £45,000 +5.88% 20
City of London +21 159 £57,500 +9.52% 17
North West +31 143 £40,000 +6.66% 15
South West -8 118 £35,000 - 40
Yorkshire +27 102 £40,000 +19.40% 12
Manchester +21 88 £42,250 +12.66% 11
Cambridgeshire +19 79 £45,000 - 14
East Midlands -32 67 £40,000 +6.66% 3
West Midlands 0 61 £35,000 -4.10% 18
Surrey -15 57 £43,750 +9.37% 6
Cambridge +5 54 £45,000 - 10
Bedfordshire +10 50 £47,500 +11.76% 5
Scotland -16 48 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Hampshire -64 47 £37,500 -6.25% 12
North Yorkshire +12 45 £37,500 +7.14% 6
York +20 40 £37,500 - 6
Kent -6 40 £40,000 -1.23% 2
Bedford -7 39 £47,500 +58.33% 4
Berkshire -28 35 £39,000 -22.00% 2
Bristol -24 32 £33,750 +3.84% 21
Cheshire +30 31 £40,000 +3.89% 4
Guildford +6 31 £50,000 +28.20% 3
Oxfordshire +17 30 £45,000 +25.00% 12
West Yorkshire -12 30 £45,000 +50.00% 5
West Sussex 0 27 £43,750 +9.37% 1
Somerset -13 27 £34,000 -2.85% 2
Dorset +6 26 £35,000 -32.69% 6

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 2743 (79.97%) OO
2 1584 (46.18%) C#
3 1438 (41.92%) .NET
4 1253 (36.53%) Java
5 1148 (33.47%) Software Engineering
6 1068 (31.14%) SQL
7 996 (29.04%) HTML
8 995 (29.01%) SQL Server
9 973 (28.37%) C++
9 973 (28.37%) Agile Software Development
10 926 (27.00%) TDD
11 899 (26.21%) JavaScript
12 845 (24.64%) OOP
13 811 (23.64%) Degree
14 770 (22.45%) ASP.NET
15 716 (20.87%) MVC
16 689 (20.09%) Scrum
17 685 (19.97%) Finance
18 661 (19.27%) Windows
19 660 (19.24%) CSS
20 586 (17.08%) Computer Science
21 580 (16.91%) XML
22 576 (16.79%) Microsoft
23 552 (16.09%) WCF
24 523 (15.25%) WPF
25 522 (15.22%) Web Services
26 513 (14.96%) Linux
27 472 (13.76%) Unit Testing
28 469 (13.67%) .NET Framework
29 454 (13.24%) jQuery

OOD
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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
1 247 (7.20%) Tomcat
2 130 (3.79%) Apache
3 119 (3.47%) IIS
4 99 (2.89%) SharePoint
5 89 (2.59%) WebLogic
6 65 (1.90%) WebSphere
7 61 (1.78%) Node.js
8 51 (1.49%) BizTalk Server
9 39 (1.14%) CMS
10 37 (1.08%) Jetty
11 34 (0.99%) SharePoint 2010
12 33 (0.96%) Magnolia
13 32 (0.93%) TeamSite
14 28 (0.82%) SharePoint 2013
15 18 (0.52%) TIBCO EMS
16 17 (0.50%) Drupal
17 15 (0.44%) nginx
18 14 (0.41%) Mule
18 14 (0.41%) Confluence
19 13 (0.38%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 182 (5.31%) MS Excel
2 43 (1.25%) MS Office
3 25 (0.73%) Photoshop
4 13 (0.38%) Adobe Illustrator
4 13 (0.38%) Fireworks
5 11 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.12%) Doxygen
7 2 (0.058%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.029%) Quicktime
8 1 (0.029%) Simulink
8 1 (0.029%) MS Project
8 1 (0.029%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 27 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 25 (0.73%) Markit EDM
3 12 (0.35%) Google Analytics
4 11 (0.32%) Magento
5 7 (0.20%) Oracle CRM
6 6 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
7 4 (0.12%) HFM
8 2 (0.058%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (0.029%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 1 (0.029%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 70 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (1.02%) GitHub
3 34 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
4 33 (0.96%) SaaS
5 17 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
6 16 (0.47%) PaaS
7 11 (0.32%) IaaS
8 2 (0.058%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.058%) Heroku
9 1 (0.029%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.029%) Google Compute Engine
9 1 (0.029%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 167 (4.87%) Internet
2 139 (4.05%) HTTP
3 112 (3.27%) TCP/IP
4 33 (0.96%) Intranet
5 30 (0.87%) VoIP
6 28 (0.82%) SSH
6 28 (0.82%) LTE
7 27 (0.79%) UMTS
7 27 (0.79%) GSM
8 26 (0.76%) RTP
9 24 (0.70%) PBX
9 24 (0.70%) Asterisk PBX
10 20 (0.58%) RANAP
11 18 (0.52%) Wireless
12 9 (0.26%) SMS
13 7 (0.20%) Network Security
13 7 (0.20%) DNS
13 7 (0.20%) 3GPP
13 7 (0.20%) DVB
14 6 (0.17%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 995 (29.01%) SQL Server
2 292 (8.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 264 (7.70%) MySQL
4 251 (7.32%) Relational Database
5 169 (4.93%) SQL Server 2012
6 119 (3.47%) RDBMS
7 86 (2.51%) SQL Server 2005
8 81 (2.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 79 (2.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 74 (2.16%) Oracle Database
11 45 (1.31%) Big Data
12 38 (1.11%) PostgreSQL
13 34 (0.99%) NoSQL
14 31 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
15 26 (0.76%) MongoDB
16 23 (0.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 18 (0.52%) Hadoop
18 14 (0.41%) RavenDB
19 13 (0.38%) SQLite
20 10 (0.29%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 298 (8.69%) Subversion
2 286 (8.34%) Visual Studio
3 238 (6.94%) Git (software)
4 234 (6.82%) NUnit
5 203 (5.92%) Moq
6 169 (4.93%) Team Foundation Server
7 139 (4.05%) Rhino Mocks
8 135 (3.94%) Eclipse
9 133 (3.88%) JUnit
10 120 (3.50%) Selenium
11 94 (2.74%) FitNesse
12 93 (2.71%) Maven
13 86 (2.51%) MSTest
14 73 (2.13%) JIRA
15 59 (1.72%) Cucumber
16 56 (1.63%) Jenkins
17 53 (1.55%) TeamCity
18 44 (1.28%) Xcode
19 42 (1.22%) GCC
19 42 (1.22%) Mercurial
General
1 685 (19.97%) Finance
2 195 (5.69%) Banking
3 136 (3.97%) Games
4 132 (3.85%) Retail
5 113 (3.29%) Marketing
6 94 (2.74%) Front Office
7 82 (2.39%) Investment Banking
8 64 (1.87%) Telecoms
9 42 (1.22%) Electronics
10 36 (1.05%) Manufacturing
11 35 (1.02%) Financial Institution
12 34 (0.99%) Advertising
13 33 (0.96%) Military
14 22 (0.64%) Back Office
15 21 (0.61%) Automotive
16 20 (0.58%) Multimedia
17 17 (0.50%) Aerospace
18 12 (0.35%) French Language
19 10 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
19 10 (0.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2350 (68.51%) Developer
2 610 (17.78%) Software Engineer
3 506 (14.75%) Software Developer
4 457 (13.32%) .NET Developer
5 442 (12.89%) C# Developer
6 440 (12.83%) Java Developer
7 413 (12.04%) Senior Developer
8 301 (8.78%) C++ Developer
9 243 (7.08%) C# .NET Developer
10 224 (6.53%) Architect
11 174 (5.07%) Web Developer
12 151 (4.40%) Senior Java Developer
13 142 (4.14%) Analyst
14 116 (3.38%) Senior Software Engineer
15 112 (3.27%) C++ Software Developer
16 109 (3.18%) Programmer
17 106 (3.09%) ASP.NET Developer
18 100 (2.92%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 100 (2.92%) Technical Architect
19 94 (2.74%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1438 (41.92%) .NET
2 996 (29.04%) HTML
3 770 (22.45%) ASP.NET
4 660 (19.24%) CSS
5 580 (16.91%) XML
6 552 (16.09%) WCF
7 523 (15.25%) WPF
8 522 (15.22%) Web Services
9 469 (13.67%) .NET Framework
10 454 (13.24%) jQuery
11 426 (12.42%) Spring
12 417 (12.16%) HTML5
13 381 (11.11%) WinForms
14 376 (10.96%) ASP.NET MVC
15 302 (8.80%) J2EE
16 272 (7.93%) Ajax
17 264 (7.70%) Hibernate
18 204 (5.95%) CSS3
19 189 (5.51%) Java EE
20 177 (5.16%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 586 (17.08%) Computer Science
2 325 (9.48%) Mathematics
3 210 (6.12%) Open Source
4 200 (5.83%) Client/Server
5 192 (5.60%) N-Tier
6 170 (4.96%) Mobile App
7 157 (4.58%) Enterprise Software
8 110 (3.21%) Physics
9 104 (3.03%) Inversion of Control
10 88 (2.57%) Derivative
11 69 (2.01%) Digital Media
12 64 (1.87%) iPhone
13 62 (1.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 59 (1.72%) Visualisation
15 49 (1.43%) 3D Graphics
15 49 (1.43%) iPad
16 47 (1.37%) Social Network
17 45 (1.31%) GIS
18 38 (1.11%) Embedded Systems
19 36 (1.05%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 661 (19.27%) Windows
2 513 (14.96%) Linux
3 331 (9.65%) UNIX
4 227 (6.62%) Apple iOS
5 197 (5.74%) Android
6 65 (1.90%) Solaris
7 35 (1.02%) Windows Phone
8 29 (0.85%) Mac OS X
9 24 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
9 24 (0.70%) Windows 8
10 20 (0.58%) Windows CE
10 20 (0.58%) Embedded Linux
11 19 (0.55%) Windows Phone 7
12 13 (0.38%) Windows Mobile
13 11 (0.32%) Windows 7
14 10 (0.29%) Ubuntu
15 7 (0.20%) Windows Phone 8
16 6 (0.17%) VxWorks
17 4 (0.12%) Debian
17 4 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2743 (79.97%) OO
2 1148 (33.47%) Software Engineering
3 973 (28.37%) Agile Software Development
4 926 (27.00%) TDD
5 845 (24.64%) OOP
6 716 (20.87%) MVC
7 689 (20.09%) Scrum
8 472 (13.76%) Unit Testing
9 387 (11.28%) Multithreading
10 311 (9.07%) OOA/OOD
11 300 (8.75%) UML
12 264 (7.70%) E-Commerce
13 259 (7.55%) Continuous Integration
14 258 (7.52%) SOA
15 249 (7.26%) Web Development
16 207 (6.03%) BDD
17 168 (4.90%) Kanban
18 150 (4.37%) iOS Development
19 136 (3.97%) Project Management
20 130 (3.79%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 1584 (46.18%) C#
2 1253 (36.53%) Java
3 1068 (31.14%) SQL
4 973 (28.37%) C++
5 899 (26.21%) JavaScript
6 288 (8.40%) C
7 223 (6.50%) PHP
8 210 (6.12%) Python
9 198 (5.77%) T-SQL
10 197 (5.74%) VB.NET
11 139 (4.05%) Objective-C
12 138 (4.02%) Ruby
13 102 (2.97%) Perl
14 66 (1.92%) VB
15 44 (1.28%) PL/SQL
16 43 (1.25%) Shell Script
17 37 (1.08%) Scala
18 34 (0.99%) Groovy
18 34 (0.99%) VC++
19 28 (0.82%) VB6
Qualifications
1 811 (23.64%) Degree
2 180 (5.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 135 (3.94%) MCP
4 127 (3.70%) MCTS
5 99 (2.89%) MCSD
6 96 (2.80%) MCAD
7 79 (2.30%) PhD
8 57 (1.66%) Security Cleared
9 30 (0.87%) MCPD
10 23 (0.67%) HNC
11 17 (0.50%) SC Cleared
12 14 (0.41%) CISSP
12 14 (0.41%) CSSLP
13 7 (0.20%) ISEB
14 5 (0.15%) ISTQB
14 5 (0.15%) DV Cleared
15 4 (0.12%) HND
16 3 (0.087%) OCPJP
16 3 (0.087%) Sun Certification
16 3 (0.087%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 111 (3.24%) QA
2 19 (0.55%) ISO 9001
3 12 (0.35%) WAI
4 9 (0.26%) SLA
5 4 (0.12%) IEC 61508
6 2 (0.058%) ISO 9000
6 2 (0.058%) TickIT
6 2 (0.058%) DICOM
7 1 (0.029%) DO-178B
7 1 (0.029%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 25 (0.73%) Active Directory
2 12 (0.35%) Varnish
3 9 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.12%) Platform Symphony
5 1 (0.029%) vCloud
5 1 (0.029%) KVM
5 1 (0.029%) Xen
5 1 (0.029%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (0.35%) MOM
2 6 (0.17%) Control-M
3 4 (0.12%) Puppet
3 4 (0.12%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.058%) Nagios
5 1 (0.029%) collectd
5 1 (0.029%) SCOM
5 1 (0.029%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 576 (16.79%) Microsoft
2 359 (10.47%) Oracle
3 132 (3.85%) JBoss
4 100 (2.92%) hybris
5 71 (2.07%) Sybase
6 50 (1.46%) Facebook
7 46 (1.34%) Google
8 32 (0.93%) Vignette
9 31 (0.90%) Apple
10 29 (0.85%) Sun
11 28 (0.82%) WSO2
12 27 (0.79%) Zend
13 26 (0.76%) HP
14 24 (0.70%) Cisco
14 24 (0.70%) TIBCO
15 23 (0.67%) AccuRev
15 23 (0.67%) Perforce
16 22 (0.64%) Adobe
17 16 (0.47%) IBM
17 16 (0.47%) McKesson
Bangor, Gwynedd
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 56 minutes ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 56 minutes ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 59 minutes ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Candour Solutions
Salary: DOE plus outstanding benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Catalyst
Salary: Unspecified depending on experience, please state your requirement
Posted: 15 hours ago
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Catalyst
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + a strong benefits package
Posted: 16 hours ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 to £65000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Ioko
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + 25 days holiday + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Stourbridge, West Midlands (County)
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 18 hours ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Parker White Consulting Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Kind Consultancy
Salary: From £42,000 to £46,000 per annum Pension, Healthcare, progression
Posted: 18 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: upto 50,000
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Personnel IT
Salary: £33000.00 - £37500.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago