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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 193 182 204
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +22
Permanent jobs citing OOD 1767 1629 1593
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.55% 1.55% 1.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.89% 1.91% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1407 1399 1395
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%

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
93666 85404 91608
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 81.98% 81.22% 79.07%
Number of salaries quoted 74832 70100 77443
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.26%
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 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 -11 1644 £45,250 +0.55% 199
London -13 701 £55,000 -4.34% 81
South East -14 364 £42,500 - 36
South West +35 158 £40,000 +14.28% 23
City of London -24 156 £50,000 -23.07% 27
North West +1 134 £39,750 +6.00% 19
East of England -37 113 £45,000 +10.42% 15
Manchester +23 108 £40,000 +14.28% 17
Surrey +32 94 £45,000 - 4
Cambridgeshire +5 75 £45,000 +5.88% 8
Scotland +12 74 £40,000 +3.22% 4
Hampshire -14 74 £42,500 +6.25% 10
East Midlands -23 62 £39,500 +5.33% 5
Bristol -2 61 £45,000 +38.46% 15
West Midlands -6 57 £37,500 +3.44% 8
Glasgow 0 51 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Portsmouth +11 49 £45,000 - 8
Cambridge -4 49 £45,000 -4.25% 5
Berkshire -50 43 £40,000 -23.80% 5
Wiltshire +20 41 £40,500 +8.00% 2
Wales +22 39 £37,000 -1.33% 8
Kent -19 37 £47,500 +18.75% 6
Swindon +24 36 £41,000 +9.33% 2
South Wales +17 34 £39,750 +6.00% 7
Yorkshire -49 33 £32,000 -2.29% 9
Guildford +23 32 £42,500 -5.55% 1
East Sussex -34 29 £40,000 +23.07%
Brighton -37 28 £40,000 +23.07%
West Yorkshire -42 25 £31,000 +3.33% 4
Northamptonshire -29 23 £40,000 +3.89% 2

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 2820 (80.59%) OO
2 1791 (51.19%) Agile Software Development
3 1632 (46.64%) .NET
4 1602 (45.78%) C#
5 1260 (36.01%) Java
6 1254 (35.84%) JavaScript
7 1192 (34.07%) HTML
8 1160 (33.15%) SQL
9 1088 (31.09%) SQL Server
10 981 (28.04%) Software Engineering
11 955 (27.29%) ASP.NET
12 951 (27.18%) TDD
13 949 (27.12%) CSS
14 899 (25.69%) MVC
15 890 (25.44%) Degree
16 880 (25.15%) Finance
17 789 (22.55%) C++
18 721 (20.61%) Microsoft
19 714 (20.41%) jQuery
20 665 (19.01%) Computer Science
21 659 (18.83%) Scrum
22 630 (18.01%) OOP
23 591 (16.89%) WCF
24 579 (16.55%) Web Services
25 578 (16.52%) XML
26 536 (15.32%) E-Commerce
27 524 (14.98%) Windows
28 517 (14.78%) Linux
29 491 (14.03%) .NET Framework
30 472 (13.49%) ASP.NET MVC

OOD
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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
1 205 (5.86%) Tomcat
2 193 (5.52%) IIS
3 119 (3.40%) Apache
4 118 (3.37%) SharePoint
5 84 (2.40%) CMS
5 84 (2.40%) Confluence
5 84 (2.40%) Node.js
6 54 (1.54%) BizTalk Server
7 45 (1.29%) WebSphere
7 45 (1.29%) SharePoint 2010
8 41 (1.17%) Apache Solr
9 39 (1.11%) WebLogic
10 31 (0.89%) Drupal
11 19 (0.54%) Jetty
12 18 (0.51%) WordPress
12 18 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
13 17 (0.49%) nginx
14 16 (0.46%) TIBCO EMS
14 16 (0.46%) SharePoint Server
15 14 (0.40%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 334 (9.55%) MS Excel
2 34 (0.97%) MS Office
3 26 (0.74%) Photoshop
4 21 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
4 21 (0.60%) Fireworks
5 18 (0.51%) Adobe Illustrator
6 8 (0.23%) FreeHand
7 5 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.14%) CPLEX
7 5 (0.14%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.029%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 42 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (0.51%) Markit EDM
3 9 (0.26%) Magento
3 9 (0.26%) Google Analytics
4 4 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.086%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.029%) Fredhopper
6 1 (0.029%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.029%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.029%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.029%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 91 (2.60%) SaaS
2 68 (1.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 54 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
4 31 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
5 29 (0.83%) PaaS
6 26 (0.74%) GitHub
7 24 (0.69%) IaaS
8 5 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.057%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 239 (6.83%) Internet
2 137 (3.92%) HTTP
3 131 (3.74%) TCP/IP
4 80 (2.29%) Intranet
5 21 (0.60%) SSH
6 18 (0.51%) GSM
7 17 (0.49%) LTE
8 16 (0.46%) UMTS
8 16 (0.46%) RTP
9 15 (0.43%) Asterisk PBX
9 15 (0.43%) RANAP
9 15 (0.43%) VoIP
9 15 (0.43%) PBX
10 12 (0.34%) Wireless
11 7 (0.20%) Network Security
11 7 (0.20%) SSL
11 7 (0.20%) DNS
12 6 (0.17%) Broadband
13 5 (0.14%) AMQP
13 5 (0.14%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1088 (31.09%) SQL Server
2 292 (8.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 276 (7.89%) MySQL
4 268 (7.66%) Relational Database
5 132 (3.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 128 (3.66%) SQL Server 2005
7 118 (3.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 108 (3.09%) SQL Server 2012
9 102 (2.92%) RDBMS
10 93 (2.66%) NoSQL
11 74 (2.11%) RavenDB
12 60 (1.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 56 (1.60%) Big Data
14 54 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
15 47 (1.34%) Oracle Database
15 47 (1.34%) MongoDB
16 42 (1.20%) Hadoop
17 38 (1.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 30 (0.86%) Apache Cassandra
18 30 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 366 (10.46%) Git (software)
2 342 (9.77%) Subversion
3 322 (9.20%) Visual Studio
4 314 (8.97%) NUnit
5 271 (7.75%) Moq
6 212 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
7 178 (5.09%) Rhino Mocks
8 166 (4.74%) Cucumber
9 132 (3.77%) JIRA
10 122 (3.49%) Eclipse
11 117 (3.34%) TeamCity
12 113 (3.23%) Jenkins
13 92 (2.63%) JUnit
14 81 (2.31%) Maven
15 77 (2.20%) ReSharper
16 73 (2.09%) NCrunch
17 72 (2.06%) WATIR
18 68 (1.94%) MSTest
18 68 (1.94%) CruiseControl
19 66 (1.89%) Selenium
General
1 880 (25.15%) Finance
2 219 (6.26%) Banking
3 191 (5.46%) Retail
4 160 (4.57%) Marketing
5 129 (3.69%) Front Office
6 128 (3.66%) Games
7 89 (2.54%) Back Office
8 80 (2.29%) Telecoms
9 67 (1.91%) Financial Institution
10 63 (1.80%) Investment Banking
11 41 (1.17%) Military
12 30 (0.86%) Publishing
12 30 (0.86%) Multimedia
13 25 (0.71%) Manufacturing
14 21 (0.60%) Advertising
15 18 (0.51%) Electronics
16 16 (0.46%) Billing
17 15 (0.43%) Automotive
17 15 (0.43%) Law
18 10 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2595 (74.16%) Developer
2 567 (16.20%) .NET Developer
3 563 (16.09%) Senior Developer
4 551 (15.75%) C# Developer
5 542 (15.49%) Software Developer
6 477 (13.63%) Java Developer
7 378 (10.80%) Software Engineer
8 329 (9.40%) C# .NET Developer
9 258 (7.37%) C++ Developer
10 255 (7.29%) Web Developer
11 155 (4.43%) Architect
12 138 (3.94%) C# Software Developer
13 133 (3.80%) Analyst
13 133 (3.80%) Senior Java Developer
14 121 (3.46%) Senior Software Developer
15 116 (3.32%) Senior C# Developer
16 111 (3.17%) Graduate
17 104 (2.97%) .NET Software Developer
18 101 (2.89%) Team Leader
19 100 (2.86%) C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1632 (46.64%) .NET
2 1192 (34.07%) HTML
3 955 (27.29%) ASP.NET
4 949 (27.12%) CSS
5 714 (20.41%) jQuery
6 591 (16.89%) WCF
7 579 (16.55%) Web Services
8 578 (16.52%) XML
9 491 (14.03%) .NET Framework
10 472 (13.49%) ASP.NET MVC
11 452 (12.92%) Spring
12 436 (12.46%) HTML5
13 302 (8.63%) Hibernate
14 291 (8.32%) REST
15 274 (7.83%) WPF
16 260 (7.43%) WinForms
17 247 (7.06%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 244 (6.97%) J2EE
19 243 (6.94%) Ajax
20 233 (6.66%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 665 (19.01%) Computer Science
2 268 (7.66%) Client/Server
3 250 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 239 (6.83%) User Experience
5 217 (6.20%) Mathematics
6 197 (5.63%) Open Source
7 150 (4.29%) N-Tier
8 122 (3.49%) Mobile App
9 115 (3.29%) Physics
10 107 (3.06%) Enterprise Software
11 101 (2.89%) Derivative
12 95 (2.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 79 (2.26%) iPhone
14 67 (1.91%) iPad
15 63 (1.80%) Inversion of Control
16 48 (1.37%) 3D Graphics
16 48 (1.37%) Digital Media
17 47 (1.34%) Mobile Payment
18 45 (1.29%) Hedge funds
19 43 (1.23%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 524 (14.98%) Windows
2 517 (14.78%) Linux
3 387 (11.06%) UNIX
4 225 (6.43%) Android
5 198 (5.66%) Apple iOS
6 75 (2.14%) Windows Phone
7 63 (1.80%) Solaris
8 45 (1.29%) Windows Phone 7
9 23 (0.66%) Windows 8
10 19 (0.54%) Ubuntu
11 18 (0.51%) Windows Phone 8
12 16 (0.46%) Mac OS
12 16 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
13 15 (0.43%) Windows CE
14 10 (0.29%) Windows Mobile
15 8 (0.23%) Mac OS X
16 6 (0.17%) Windows 7
17 3 (0.086%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 3 (0.086%) AIX
17 3 (0.086%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 2820 (80.59%) OO
2 1791 (51.19%) Agile Software Development
3 981 (28.04%) Software Engineering
4 951 (27.18%) TDD
5 899 (25.69%) MVC
6 659 (18.83%) Scrum
7 630 (18.01%) OOP
8 536 (15.32%) E-Commerce
9 403 (11.52%) Unit Testing
10 389 (11.12%) Multithreading
11 374 (10.69%) BDD
12 341 (9.75%) Continuous Integration
13 304 (8.69%) Web Development
14 298 (8.52%) OOA/OOD
15 282 (8.06%) UML
16 254 (7.26%) Mentoring
17 242 (6.92%) SOA
18 183 (5.23%) Pair Programming
19 162 (4.63%) Refactoring
20 161 (4.60%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 1602 (45.78%) C#
2 1260 (36.01%) Java
3 1254 (35.84%) JavaScript
4 1160 (33.15%) SQL
5 789 (22.55%) C++
6 292 (8.35%) C
7 271 (7.75%) PHP
8 256 (7.32%) Ruby
9 233 (6.66%) T-SQL
9 233 (6.66%) VB.NET
10 212 (6.06%) Python
11 94 (2.69%) Objective-C
12 90 (2.57%) Perl
13 88 (2.52%) VB
14 58 (1.66%) VB6
15 43 (1.23%) Scala
16 30 (0.86%) MATLAB
17 28 (0.80%) Shell Script
18 26 (0.74%) PowerShell
19 23 (0.66%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 890 (25.44%) Degree
2 95 (2.72%) PhD
3 80 (2.29%) Security Cleared
4 77 (2.20%) Microsoft Certification
5 51 (1.46%) MCP
6 42 (1.20%) MCSD
7 34 (0.97%) MCTS
8 32 (0.91%) MCAD
9 21 (0.60%) SC Cleared
10 12 (0.34%) DV Cleared
11 11 (0.31%) CSSLP
11 11 (0.31%) CISSP
12 10 (0.29%) HNC
12 10 (0.29%) HND
13 7 (0.20%) ISTQB
13 7 (0.20%) ISEB
14 5 (0.14%) Cisco Certification
14 5 (0.14%) CCNP
14 5 (0.14%) Sun Certification
14 5 (0.14%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 164 (4.69%) QA
2 26 (0.74%) ISO 9001
3 13 (0.37%) SLA
4 9 (0.26%) WAI
5 1 (0.029%) DO-178B
5 1 (0.029%) IEC 61508
5 1 (0.029%) WCAG
5 1 (0.029%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.029%) ISO 8583
5 1 (0.029%) TickIT
System Software
1 31 (0.89%) Active Directory
2 16 (0.46%) Varnish
3 2 (0.057%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.029%) Platform Symphony
4 1 (0.029%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.029%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 22 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
2 16 (0.46%) MOM
3 8 (0.23%) Puppet
4 3 (0.086%) Control-M
5 1 (0.029%) Oozie
5 1 (0.029%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 721 (20.61%) Microsoft
2 296 (8.46%) Oracle
3 106 (3.03%) JBoss
4 76 (2.17%) Endeca
5 72 (2.06%) RedPrairie
6 63 (1.80%) hybris
7 61 (1.74%) Zend
8 57 (1.63%) Sybase
9 54 (1.54%) Google
10 48 (1.37%) EPiServer
11 39 (1.11%) Sun
12 32 (0.91%) IBM
13 31 (0.89%) Jaspersoft
14 28 (0.80%) DevExpress
15 26 (0.74%) Sitecore
16 24 (0.69%) TIBCO
17 21 (0.60%) Facebook
17 21 (0.60%) Telerik
18 19 (0.54%) Twitter
19 18 (0.51%) Adobe
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £33,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus+training+bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Good Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Excellent Bonuses and Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £48,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: Bonus, pension, medical
Posted: 18 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Health, Parking
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + 10% bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
South West London
Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bonus and generous benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Life Assurance, Holiday
Posted: 21 hours ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + pension, parking,flexible!
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Excellent Base and benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago