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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 204 184 175
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -9
Permanent jobs citing OOD 1633 1699 1889
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.46% 1.55% 1.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.77% 1.90% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1372 1408 1657
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,700 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £67,500
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
92095 89576 91817
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.23% 81.81% 79.51%
Number of salaries quoted 75962 71840 78174
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 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
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 19 December 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 19 December 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 1520 £47,500 +5.55% 180
London +14 634 £60,000 +9.09% 75
South East -21 345 £42,500 - 38
East of England +23 151 £45,000 - 14
South West +1 151 £40,000 +14.28% 18
City of London +2 131 £60,000 - 24
North West -43 88 £39,000 -8.23% 17
Hampshire 0 84 £37,500 -6.25% 11
Kent +20 72 £45,000 - 4
Scotland +17 65 £37,500 +7.14% 3
Bristol +14 64 £45,000 +28.57% 5
Cambridgeshire -7 61 £45,000 +5.88% 5
Yorkshire -12 61 £30,000 -6.25% 11
West Midlands 0 56 £37,000 +5.71% 8
Manchester -5 55 £40,000 -5.88% 13
Portsmouth +14 48 £37,500 -6.25% 5
Surrey -19 48 £42,500 -5.55% 7
Cambridge -1 47 £45,000 +28.57% 5
Glasgow +11 45 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Berkshire -35 44 £46,250 +23.33% 2
Hertfordshire +10 37 £45,000 - 4
Wales +22 36 £37,500 +7.14% 5
South Wales +23 34 £38,500 +10.00% 5
North Yorkshire +12 33 £40,000 - 7
Oxfordshire +2 31 £45,000 -10.00% 6
West Sussex -20 29 £42,500 +1.19% 5
Gloucestershire +11 26 £40,000 +29.03% 2
West Yorkshire -14 26 £30,000 - 4
East Midlands -49 26 £40,000 +3.22%
Essex +9 25 £41,750 -7.22% 3

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 2759 (80.89%) OO
2 1734 (50.84%) Agile Software Development
3 1611 (47.23%) .NET
4 1609 (47.17%) C#
5 1220 (35.77%) JavaScript
6 1139 (33.39%) Java
7 1086 (31.84%) HTML
8 1069 (31.34%) SQL Server
9 1036 (30.37%) SQL
10 1035 (30.34%) TDD
11 964 (28.26%) ASP.NET
12 962 (28.20%) Software Engineering
13 931 (27.29%) MVC
14 896 (26.27%) CSS
15 876 (25.68%) C++
16 843 (24.71%) Finance
17 806 (23.63%) Degree
18 775 (22.72%) jQuery
19 745 (21.84%) Scrum
20 732 (21.46%) Microsoft
21 606 (17.77%) OOP
22 566 (16.59%) E-Commerce
23 565 (16.56%) Computer Science
24 561 (16.45%) Web Services
25 559 (16.39%) .NET Framework
26 550 (16.12%) Windows
27 540 (15.83%) WCF
28 532 (15.60%) Linux
29 527 (15.45%) ASP.NET MVC
30 490 (14.37%) XML

OOD
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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
1 175 (5.13%) IIS
2 130 (3.81%) SharePoint
3 108 (3.17%) Tomcat
4 77 (2.26%) CMS
5 76 (2.23%) Confluence
6 73 (2.14%) Apache
7 57 (1.67%) Node.js
8 55 (1.61%) JBoss
9 45 (1.32%) BizTalk Server
10 39 (1.14%) WebSphere
11 36 (1.06%) WebLogic
12 34 (1.00%) Apache Solr
13 23 (0.67%) SharePoint 2010
14 20 (0.59%) Drupal
15 17 (0.50%) WordPress
16 15 (0.44%) nginx
17 14 (0.41%) TIBCO EMS
17 14 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
18 13 (0.38%) GemFire
18 13 (0.38%) GlassFish
Applications
1 364 (10.67%) MS Excel
2 22 (0.64%) Photoshop
2 22 (0.64%) MS Office
3 20 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
4 18 (0.53%) Adobe Illustrator
5 11 (0.32%) FreeHand
5 11 (0.32%) Fireworks
6 10 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 8 (0.23%) CPLEX
8 6 (0.18%) Mathematica
9 3 (0.088%) InfoPath
9 3 (0.088%) Mingle
10 1 (0.029%) Doxygen
10 1 (0.029%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 36 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (0.44%) Magento
3 5 (0.15%) Markit EDM
4 2 (0.059%) Oracle Cash Management
4 2 (0.059%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.029%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.029%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.029%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 90 (2.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 74 (2.17%) SaaS
3 61 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
4 37 (1.08%) GitHub
5 30 (0.88%) PaaS
6 21 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
7 16 (0.47%) IaaS
7 16 (0.47%) CloudBees
8 12 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
9 7 (0.21%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.059%) OpenShift
10 2 (0.059%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 202 (5.92%) Internet
2 125 (3.66%) TCP/IP
3 77 (2.26%) Intranet
4 76 (2.23%) HTTP
5 18 (0.53%) DNS
6 16 (0.47%) GSM
7 15 (0.44%) PBX
7 15 (0.44%) UMTS
7 15 (0.44%) RTP
7 15 (0.44%) RANAP
7 15 (0.44%) LTE
7 15 (0.44%) Asterisk PBX
8 12 (0.35%) Wireless
9 10 (0.29%) HTTPS
10 8 (0.23%) Ethernet
10 8 (0.23%) ZigBee
11 7 (0.21%) Network Security
12 6 (0.18%) VoIP
12 6 (0.18%) Bluetooth
13 5 (0.15%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1069 (31.34%) SQL Server
2 300 (8.80%) SQL Server 2008
3 291 (8.53%) Relational Database
4 248 (7.27%) MySQL
5 127 (3.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 118 (3.46%) SQL Server 2005
7 100 (2.93%) RDBMS
8 99 (2.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 91 (2.67%) Big Data
9 91 (2.67%) SQL Server 2012
10 78 (2.29%) NoSQL
11 75 (2.20%) RavenDB
12 60 (1.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 58 (1.70%) PostgreSQL
14 57 (1.67%) Hadoop
15 49 (1.44%) Oracle Database
16 45 (1.32%) MongoDB
17 38 (1.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 27 (0.79%) Apache Cassandra
19 26 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 354 (10.38%) Git (software)
2 339 (9.94%) NUnit
3 316 (9.26%) Subversion
4 264 (7.74%) Moq
5 246 (7.21%) Visual Studio
6 225 (6.60%) Team Foundation Server
7 187 (5.48%) Rhino Mocks
8 162 (4.75%) Cucumber
9 146 (4.28%) TeamCity
9 146 (4.28%) JIRA
10 119 (3.49%) Eclipse
11 112 (3.28%) Jenkins
12 106 (3.11%) Maven
13 102 (2.99%) JUnit
14 82 (2.40%) ReSharper
15 75 (2.20%) NCrunch
16 74 (2.17%) WATIR
16 74 (2.17%) SpecFlow
17 71 (2.08%) Selenium
18 61 (1.79%) MSTest
General
1 843 (24.71%) Finance
2 246 (7.21%) Banking
3 223 (6.54%) Retail
4 137 (4.02%) Marketing
5 133 (3.90%) Front Office
6 109 (3.20%) Games
7 100 (2.93%) Back Office
8 97 (2.84%) Investment Banking
9 90 (2.64%) Telecoms
10 46 (1.35%) Financial Institution
11 33 (0.97%) Publishing
12 27 (0.79%) Multimedia
13 25 (0.73%) Advertising
14 24 (0.70%) Aerospace
15 23 (0.67%) Military
16 21 (0.62%) Automotive
17 20 (0.59%) Electronics
18 19 (0.56%) Law
19 9 (0.26%) Manufacturing
20 8 (0.23%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2550 (74.76%) Developer
2 589 (17.27%) .NET Developer
3 578 (16.95%) C# Developer
4 494 (14.48%) Senior Developer
5 486 (14.25%) Software Developer
6 452 (13.25%) Java Developer
7 423 (12.40%) Software Engineer
8 358 (10.50%) C# .NET Developer
9 292 (8.56%) C++ Developer
10 246 (7.21%) Web Developer
11 122 (3.58%) ASP.NET Developer
11 122 (3.58%) Senior C# Developer
12 119 (3.49%) Analyst
13 117 (3.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 110 (3.22%) Graduate
14 110 (3.22%) Senior .NET Developer
15 108 (3.17%) Junior
16 105 (3.08%) C++ Software Engineer
17 104 (3.05%) Senior Software Engineer
18 100 (2.93%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1611 (47.23%) .NET
2 1086 (31.84%) HTML
3 964 (28.26%) ASP.NET
4 896 (26.27%) CSS
5 775 (22.72%) jQuery
6 561 (16.45%) Web Services
7 559 (16.39%) .NET Framework
8 540 (15.83%) WCF
9 527 (15.45%) ASP.NET MVC
10 490 (14.37%) XML
11 415 (12.17%) Spring
12 390 (11.43%) HTML5
13 308 (9.03%) REST
14 292 (8.56%) Ajax
15 278 (8.15%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 268 (7.86%) WPF
17 261 (7.65%) WinForms
18 227 (6.65%) Hibernate
19 195 (5.72%) CSS3
20 188 (5.51%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 565 (16.56%) Computer Science
2 280 (8.21%) Analytical Skills
3 232 (6.80%) Algorithms
4 228 (6.68%) User Experience
5 192 (5.63%) Client/Server
6 185 (5.42%) Open Source
7 176 (5.16%) Mathematics
8 130 (3.81%) Mobile App
9 128 (3.75%) Data Structures
10 121 (3.55%) N-Tier
11 103 (3.02%) Derivative
12 102 (2.99%) Physics
12 102 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
13 78 (2.29%) iPhone
13 78 (2.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 64 (1.88%) Inversion of Control
15 58 (1.70%) iPad
16 54 (1.58%) Mobile Payment
17 53 (1.55%) Hedge funds
18 41 (1.20%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 550 (16.12%) Windows
2 532 (15.60%) Linux
3 380 (11.14%) UNIX
4 237 (6.95%) Android
5 198 (5.80%) Apple iOS
6 70 (2.05%) Solaris
7 60 (1.76%) Windows Phone
8 47 (1.38%) Windows Phone 7
9 22 (0.64%) Mac OS
10 19 (0.56%) Windows Mobile
11 18 (0.53%) Ubuntu
12 14 (0.41%) Windows Phone 8
13 12 (0.35%) VxWorks
14 11 (0.32%) Mac OS X
15 10 (0.29%) Windows 8
16 7 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
17 6 (0.18%) Nucleus RTOS
18 5 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 5 (0.15%) Windows 7
19 3 (0.088%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2759 (80.89%) OO
2 1734 (50.84%) Agile Software Development
3 1035 (30.34%) TDD
4 962 (28.20%) Software Engineering
5 931 (27.29%) MVC
6 745 (21.84%) Scrum
7 606 (17.77%) OOP
8 566 (16.59%) E-Commerce
9 424 (12.43%) BDD
10 397 (11.64%) Multithreading
11 369 (10.82%) Continuous Integration
12 359 (10.52%) Unit Testing
13 299 (8.77%) UML
14 285 (8.36%) OOA/OOD
15 279 (8.18%) Web Development
16 235 (6.89%) Mentoring
17 221 (6.48%) SOA
18 180 (5.28%) Pair Programming
19 163 (4.78%) Refactoring
19 163 (4.78%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 1609 (47.17%) C#
2 1220 (35.77%) JavaScript
3 1139 (33.39%) Java
4 1036 (30.37%) SQL
5 876 (25.68%) C++
6 320 (9.38%) C
7 259 (7.59%) VB.NET
8 249 (7.30%) Ruby
9 230 (6.74%) PHP
10 214 (6.27%) Python
11 200 (5.86%) T-SQL
12 112 (3.28%) Objective-C
13 97 (2.84%) VB
14 70 (2.05%) Perl
15 54 (1.58%) VB6
16 52 (1.52%) PL/SQL
17 33 (0.97%) MATLAB
18 31 (0.91%) Embedded C
18 31 (0.91%) TypeScript
19 28 (0.82%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 806 (23.63%) Degree
2 83 (2.43%) PhD
3 82 (2.40%) Security Cleared
4 48 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 24 (0.70%) SC Cleared
6 21 (0.62%) DV Cleared
7 16 (0.47%) MCP
8 8 (0.23%) Oracle Certification
9 7 (0.21%) OCP
10 6 (0.18%) MCTS
10 6 (0.18%) MCPD
11 5 (0.15%) HND
12 4 (0.12%) MCSE
13 3 (0.088%) Postgraduate
13 3 (0.088%) Sun Certification
13 3 (0.088%) OCPJP
14 2 (0.059%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 2 (0.059%) MCSD
15 1 (0.029%) ISEB
15 1 (0.029%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 190 (5.57%) QA
2 42 (1.23%) ISO 9001
3 7 (0.21%) ISO 8583
4 6 (0.18%) SLA
5 4 (0.12%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.088%) WCAG
7 2 (0.059%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.059%) TickIT
8 1 (0.029%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.029%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (0.73%) Active Directory
2 11 (0.32%) Varnish
3 9 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (0.23%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (0.088%) vSphere
5 3 (0.088%) Firmware
5 3 (0.088%) Docker
6 2 (0.059%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.029%) Platform Symphony
7 1 (0.029%) HDFS
7 1 (0.029%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 20 (0.59%) MOM
1 20 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (0.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (0.088%) Ansible
3 3 (0.088%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (0.088%) Puppet
4 2 (0.059%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.029%) Oozie
5 1 (0.029%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.029%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 732 (21.46%) Microsoft
2 349 (10.23%) Oracle
3 84 (2.46%) Endeca
4 82 (2.40%) Sybase
5 74 (2.17%) RedPrairie
6 71 (2.08%) Zend
7 63 (1.85%) IBM
8 54 (1.58%) Google
9 52 (1.52%) hybris
10 46 (1.35%) EPiServer
11 36 (1.06%) DevExpress
12 35 (1.03%) Sun
13 34 (1.00%) Facebook
14 27 (0.79%) TIBCO
15 24 (0.70%) Telerik
16 22 (0.64%) Adobe
17 17 (0.50%) Cisco
18 16 (0.47%) Twitter
18 16 (0.47%) Jaspersoft
19 15 (0.44%) Infragistics
Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Annual Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Search Consultancy
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £42000 - £54000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Gerrard White
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hatstand Ltd
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Malling, Kent
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £48000 - £55000 per annum + great bens
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £25k plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Shipley, West Yorkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £25k plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 46,000
Posted: Yesterday
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £80000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £75000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum, Benefits Generous Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Barnstaple, Devon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits bonus, pension, flexible hours
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago