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 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 198 181 185
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +4
Permanent jobs citing OOD 1574 1654 1690
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.51% 1.59% 1.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.83% 1.93% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1349 1380 1506
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
86105 85797 88471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.69% 82.28% 80.11%
Number of salaries quoted 70901 68441 74950
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 £72,500 £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 29 January 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 29 January 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 -17 1450 £47,500 +5.55% 197
London -3 595 £65,000 +18.18% 75
South East -10 342 £42,500 +2.40% 35
South West +3 152 £38,750 +10.71% 20
City of London +3 125 £67,500 +17.39% 20
East of England +7 105 £45,000 -3.22% 19
North West -34 103 £40,000 - 26
Hampshire +8 76 £38,500 - 10
Manchester -1 75 £40,000 -3.61% 15
Yorkshire +4 71 £36,250 +8.20% 6
Kent +23 70 £47,500 +5.55% 3
Scotland +16 64 £38,750 - 6
Bristol +19 54 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Surrey -13 54 £51,250 +8.46% 3
Cambridgeshire -3 50 £45,000 +12.50% 14
West Midlands -16 50 £35,000 - 9
South Wales +4 48 £36,000 -7.09% 5
Wales -1 48 £36,000 -10.00% 5
Cambridge +4 45 £45,000 +20.00% 14
North Yorkshire +26 43 £40,000 - 2
Glasgow +14 41 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Oxfordshire -6 37 £45,000 -10.00% 1
West Sussex -3 34 £42,500 +14.86% 6
Berkshire -58 33 £41,250 +10.00% 5
Portsmouth +10 30 £37,500 +7.14% 3
Gloucestershire +20 29 £40,000 - 6
Wiltshire +14 29 £38,500 +18.46% 2
York +21 28 £47,500 - 1
Worthing +9 27 £42,500 -5.55%
Swindon - 27 £38,500 - 1

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 2633 (79.96%) OO
2 1653 (50.20%) Agile Software Development
3 1571 (47.71%) C#
4 1516 (46.04%) .NET
5 1118 (33.95%) JavaScript
6 1089 (33.07%) Java
7 1046 (31.76%) SQL Server
8 1016 (30.85%) TDD
9 1015 (30.82%) SQL
10 998 (30.31%) HTML
11 946 (28.73%) Software Engineering
12 911 (27.66%) C++
13 901 (27.36%) ASP.NET
14 900 (27.33%) MVC
15 821 (24.93%) CSS
16 778 (23.63%) Finance
17 759 (23.05%) Scrum
18 704 (21.38%) Degree
19 682 (20.71%) jQuery
20 670 (20.35%) Microsoft
21 609 (18.49%) OOP
22 568 (17.25%) .NET Framework
23 559 (16.98%) Windows
24 547 (16.61%) Web Services
24 547 (16.61%) Linux
25 520 (15.79%) WCF
26 487 (14.79%) ASP.NET MVC
27 476 (14.45%) Computer Science
28 475 (14.42%) XML
29 469 (14.24%) E-Commerce

OOD
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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
1 136 (4.13%) SharePoint
2 132 (4.01%) IIS
3 107 (3.25%) Tomcat
4 64 (1.94%) CMS
5 61 (1.85%) Confluence
6 48 (1.46%) JBoss
7 43 (1.31%) Apache
8 42 (1.28%) Node.js
8 42 (1.28%) BizTalk Server
9 39 (1.18%) WebSphere
10 33 (1.00%) WebLogic
11 28 (0.85%) Apache Solr
11 28 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
12 20 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
13 17 (0.52%) WordPress
13 17 (0.52%) Drupal
14 13 (0.39%) TIBCO EMS
14 13 (0.39%) nginx
15 12 (0.36%) GlassFish
16 11 (0.33%) Gunicorn
Applications
1 339 (10.29%) MS Excel
2 28 (0.85%) Photoshop
3 22 (0.67%) Adobe Illustrator
4 16 (0.49%) MS Office
5 14 (0.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 12 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
7 11 (0.33%) FreeHand
7 11 (0.33%) Fireworks
8 8 (0.24%) CPLEX
9 6 (0.18%) Mathematica
10 4 (0.12%) MS Visio
11 3 (0.091%) InfoPath
11 3 (0.091%) Mingle
12 1 (0.030%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 26 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (0.52%) Magento
3 5 (0.15%) Markit EDM
4 3 (0.091%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.091%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.061%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.030%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.030%) Summit
6 1 (0.030%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 106 (3.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 62 (1.88%) Amazon AWS
3 47 (1.43%) SaaS
4 28 (0.85%) GitHub
5 22 (0.67%) PaaS
6 20 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
7 11 (0.33%) IaaS
7 11 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
8 9 (0.27%) CloudBees
9 7 (0.21%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.061%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 139 (4.22%) Internet
2 115 (3.49%) TCP/IP
3 68 (2.06%) HTTP
4 45 (1.37%) Intranet
5 20 (0.61%) DNS
6 16 (0.49%) Asterisk PBX
6 16 (0.49%) RANAP
6 16 (0.49%) LTE
6 16 (0.49%) PBX
6 16 (0.49%) GSM
6 16 (0.49%) UMTS
6 16 (0.49%) RTP
7 14 (0.43%) Network Security
8 13 (0.39%) Wireless
9 10 (0.30%) ZigBee
9 10 (0.30%) Ethernet
10 9 (0.27%) HTTPS
11 7 (0.21%) Bluetooth
11 7 (0.21%) Modbus
12 6 (0.18%) DLNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1046 (31.76%) SQL Server
2 308 (9.35%) Relational Database
3 271 (8.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 239 (7.26%) MySQL
5 120 (3.64%) RDBMS
6 104 (3.16%) SQL Server 2005
7 92 (2.79%) Big Data
8 85 (2.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 84 (2.55%) SQL Server 2012
10 72 (2.19%) NoSQL
11 62 (1.88%) RavenDB
12 57 (1.73%) Hadoop
13 56 (1.70%) MongoDB
13 56 (1.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 54 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
15 50 (1.52%) Oracle Database
16 28 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 17 (0.52%) Oracle Reports
18 16 (0.49%) Apache Cassandra
18 16 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 332 (10.08%) Git (software)
2 317 (9.63%) NUnit
3 277 (8.41%) Subversion
4 245 (7.44%) Moq
5 206 (6.26%) Team Foundation Server
6 205 (6.23%) Visual Studio
7 169 (5.13%) Rhino Mocks
8 134 (4.07%) TeamCity
9 133 (4.04%) JIRA
10 132 (4.01%) Cucumber
11 129 (3.92%) Eclipse
12 125 (3.80%) Maven
13 115 (3.49%) JUnit
14 98 (2.98%) Jenkins
15 73 (2.22%) ReSharper
16 69 (2.10%) SpecFlow
17 66 (2.00%) Selenium
18 60 (1.82%) NCrunch
19 59 (1.79%) WATIR
20 56 (1.70%) MSTest
General
1 778 (23.63%) Finance
2 241 (7.32%) Banking
3 227 (6.89%) Retail
4 142 (4.31%) Front Office
5 110 (3.34%) Marketing
6 102 (3.10%) Investment Banking
7 101 (3.07%) Back Office
8 96 (2.92%) Games
9 95 (2.88%) Telecoms
10 44 (1.34%) Financial Institution
11 33 (1.00%) Advertising
12 31 (0.94%) Publishing
13 29 (0.88%) Multimedia
14 26 (0.79%) Aerospace
15 24 (0.73%) Electronics
16 22 (0.67%) Automotive
17 21 (0.64%) Law
18 13 (0.39%) Military
19 11 (0.33%) Manufacturing
20 7 (0.21%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 2470 (75.01%) Developer
2 590 (17.92%) C# Developer
3 572 (17.37%) .NET Developer
4 474 (14.39%) Software Developer
5 461 (14.00%) Software Engineer
6 451 (13.70%) Senior Developer
7 443 (13.45%) Java Developer
8 370 (11.24%) C# .NET Developer
9 306 (9.29%) C++ Developer
10 205 (6.23%) Web Developer
11 136 (4.13%) ASP.NET Developer
12 126 (3.83%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 122 (3.70%) Senior Software Engineer
14 116 (3.52%) Senior C# Developer
15 112 (3.40%) Senior .NET Developer
16 103 (3.13%) C# Software Developer
17 101 (3.07%) C++ Software Engineer
17 101 (3.07%) Graduate
18 96 (2.92%) Analyst
19 95 (2.88%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1516 (46.04%) .NET
2 998 (30.31%) HTML
3 901 (27.36%) ASP.NET
4 821 (24.93%) CSS
5 682 (20.71%) jQuery
6 568 (17.25%) .NET Framework
7 547 (16.61%) Web Services
8 520 (15.79%) WCF
9 487 (14.79%) ASP.NET MVC
10 475 (14.42%) XML
11 426 (12.94%) Spring
12 347 (10.54%) HTML5
13 294 (8.93%) REST
14 274 (8.32%) Ajax
15 252 (7.65%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 249 (7.56%) WPF
17 245 (7.44%) Hibernate
18 243 (7.38%) WinForms
19 199 (6.04%) SOAP
19 199 (6.04%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 476 (14.45%) Computer Science
2 273 (8.29%) Analytical Skills
3 214 (6.50%) Algorithms
4 191 (5.80%) User Experience
5 173 (5.25%) Mathematics
6 170 (5.16%) Open Source
7 130 (3.95%) Client/Server
8 126 (3.83%) Mobile App
8 126 (3.83%) Data Structures
9 117 (3.55%) N-Tier
10 116 (3.52%) Enterprise Software
11 108 (3.28%) Derivative
12 89 (2.70%) Physics
13 73 (2.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 71 (2.16%) iPhone
15 66 (2.00%) Hedge funds
16 65 (1.97%) Inversion of Control
17 47 (1.43%) Mobile Payment
18 45 (1.37%) iPad
19 31 (0.94%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 559 (16.98%) Windows
2 547 (16.61%) Linux
3 361 (10.96%) UNIX
4 255 (7.74%) Android
5 184 (5.59%) Apple iOS
6 68 (2.06%) Solaris
7 57 (1.73%) Windows Phone
8 37 (1.12%) Windows Phone 7
9 23 (0.70%) Windows Mobile
10 21 (0.64%) Mac OS
11 15 (0.46%) VxWorks
12 11 (0.33%) Windows Phone 8
12 11 (0.33%) Mac OS X
12 11 (0.33%) Windows 7
13 10 (0.30%) Nucleus RTOS
14 9 (0.27%) Windows 8
14 9 (0.27%) Ubuntu
15 8 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 7 (0.21%) CentOS
17 5 (0.15%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2633 (79.96%) OO
2 1653 (50.20%) Agile Software Development
3 1016 (30.85%) TDD
4 946 (28.73%) Software Engineering
5 900 (27.33%) MVC
6 759 (23.05%) Scrum
7 609 (18.49%) OOP
8 469 (14.24%) E-Commerce
9 431 (13.09%) Multithreading
10 407 (12.36%) BDD
11 380 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
12 357 (10.84%) Unit Testing
13 276 (8.38%) UML
14 237 (7.20%) OOA/OOD
15 214 (6.50%) Web Development
16 185 (5.62%) Mentoring
17 182 (5.53%) SOA
18 170 (5.16%) Kanban
19 164 (4.98%) Pair Programming
20 145 (4.40%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 1571 (47.71%) C#
2 1118 (33.95%) JavaScript
3 1089 (33.07%) Java
4 1015 (30.82%) SQL
5 911 (27.66%) C++
6 343 (10.42%) C
7 239 (7.26%) VB.NET
8 215 (6.53%) Python
9 211 (6.41%) Ruby
10 202 (6.13%) T-SQL
11 199 (6.04%) PHP
12 108 (3.28%) Objective-C
13 101 (3.07%) VB
14 68 (2.06%) PL/SQL
15 59 (1.79%) Perl
16 51 (1.55%) VB6
17 34 (1.03%) Embedded C
18 33 (1.00%) Delphi
18 33 (1.00%) TypeScript
19 29 (0.88%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 704 (21.38%) Degree
2 74 (2.25%) Security Cleared
3 73 (2.22%) PhD
4 48 (1.46%) Microsoft Certification
5 25 (0.76%) SC Cleared
6 23 (0.70%) DV Cleared
7 17 (0.52%) MCP
8 7 (0.21%) OCP
8 7 (0.21%) Oracle Certification
9 6 (0.18%) MCTS
9 6 (0.18%) MCPD
10 5 (0.15%) Postgraduate
10 5 (0.15%) HND
11 3 (0.091%) MCSE
12 1 (0.030%) Sun Certification
12 1 (0.030%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.030%) MCSD
12 1 (0.030%) MOS
12 1 (0.030%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 159 (4.83%) QA
2 34 (1.03%) ISO 9001
3 9 (0.27%) ISO 8583
4 6 (0.18%) SLA
5 4 (0.12%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.091%) WCAG
6 3 (0.091%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.061%) TickIT
7 2 (0.061%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.030%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.030%) FATCA
System Software
1 23 (0.70%) Active Directory
2 15 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (0.30%) Oracle RAC
4 7 (0.21%) vSphere
4 7 (0.21%) Varnish
5 3 (0.091%) Docker
5 3 (0.091%) Firmware
5 3 (0.091%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (0.061%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.030%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 18 (0.55%) MOM
2 16 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (0.30%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 4 (0.12%) Puppet
5 3 (0.091%) Ansible
5 3 (0.091%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (0.091%) Data Guard
6 2 (0.061%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.030%) Oozie
7 1 (0.030%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (0.030%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 670 (20.35%) Microsoft
2 353 (10.72%) Oracle
3 71 (2.16%) Endeca
3 71 (2.16%) IBM
4 68 (2.06%) Sybase
5 60 (1.82%) Google
6 59 (1.79%) RedPrairie
7 57 (1.73%) hybris
8 50 (1.52%) Zend
9 32 (0.97%) Facebook
10 29 (0.88%) Adobe
11 27 (0.82%) TIBCO
12 26 (0.79%) DevExpress
12 26 (0.79%) Sun
13 18 (0.55%) Telerik
13 18 (0.55%) Cisco
13 18 (0.55%) Apple
14 16 (0.49%) Twitter
14 16 (0.49%) VMware
14 16 (0.49%) Perforce
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Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £48,000 to £50,000 per annum £320-£330 Day Rate
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
JPS Selection
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Selby, North Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent + Bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Chassam Contract
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
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ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £40000 - £57000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, pension, medical
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bonus & Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 9 hours ago
Chessington, Surrey
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum Pension + Parking + Flexi-working +
Posted: 10 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30-45k DOE
Posted: 12 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + range of benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45 - 63k DOE
Posted: 12 hours ago
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Wooshii
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
South West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000-45,000
Posted: 12 hours ago
Petersfield, Hampshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Talent International
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + excellent bens (details attached)
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + bens
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