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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 274 214 194
Rank change year-on-year
-60 -20
Permanent jobs citing OOD 1221 1579 1638
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.20% 1.51% 1.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.39% 1.77% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1034 1360 1366
Average salary £50,000 £47,250 £43,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.82% +9.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -

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
88106 89047 87460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 86.81% 85.16% 84.87%
Number of salaries quoted 73200 73150 69679
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 5 February 2016 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 5 February 2016. 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
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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 -55 1139 £50,000 +5.26% 165
London -38 509 £58,000 -10.76% 72
South East -39 285 £47,500 +11.76% 24
North West +5 103 £52,500 +31.25% 24
Manchester +29 85 £52,500 +31.25% 16
City of London +16 80 £57,500 -14.81% 25
West Midlands +1 70 £42,500 +21.42% 9
South West -78 67 £45,000 +12.50% 19
Hampshire 0 65 £42,500 +10.38% 7
East Midlands +36 55 £40,000 - 5
Oxfordshire +11 55 £50,000 +11.11% 1
East of England -53 45 £47,500 +5.55% 5
Berkshire +6 40 £40,000 -3.03% 5
Birmingham +21 39 £37,500 +31.57% 3
Scotland -25 35 £40,000 - 1
Surrey -16 34 £70,000 +33.33% 4
Kent -20 32 £47,500 - 1
Oxford +8 29 £55,000 +37.50%
Egham - 28 £70,000 - 2
East Sussex +16 27 £40,000 +28.00% 2
Northamptonshire +15 27 £40,000 - 1
Brighton +14 27 £40,000 +33.33% 2
Northampton +2 27 £40,000 - 1
West Sussex -8 27 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Nottinghamshire +26 24 £40,000 -3.03% 2
Wales -18 24 £38,000 +8.57% 1
Burgess Hill - 24 £45,000 - 3
Bristol -32 23 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Stockport +2 22 £60,000 +90.47% 1
Southampton +10 21 £40,000 +9.58% 4

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 1825 (71.85%) OO
2 1246 (49.06%) Agile Software Development
3 1126 (44.33%) C#
4 1112 (43.78%) Java
5 989 (38.94%) SQL
6 979 (38.54%) JavaScript
7 978 (38.50%) .NET
8 921 (36.26%) HTML
9 860 (33.86%) Software Engineering
10 857 (33.74%) TDD
11 822 (32.36%) CSS
12 723 (28.46%) Finance
13 690 (27.17%) MVC
14 672 (26.46%) SQL Server
15 667 (26.26%) C++
16 665 (26.18%) Scrum
17 647 (25.47%) Degree
18 565 (22.24%) ASP.NET
19 530 (20.87%) Web Services
20 514 (20.24%) Computer Science
21 502 (19.76%) jQuery
22 481 (18.94%) Linux
23 465 (18.31%) OOP
24 455 (17.91%) XML
25 399 (15.71%) Spring
26 391 (15.39%) Microsoft
26 391 (15.39%) Windows
27 382 (15.04%) Multithreading
28 375 (14.76%) Continuous Integration
29 367 (14.45%) Git (software)

OOD
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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
1 123 (4.84%) Node.js
2 113 (4.45%) IIS
3 86 (3.39%) Tomcat
4 80 (3.15%) Apache
5 54 (2.13%) CMS
6 42 (1.65%) nginx
7 40 (1.57%) Elasticsearch
8 33 (1.30%) WebSphere
9 28 (1.10%) SharePoint
10 27 (1.06%) Liferay
10 27 (1.06%) WebLogic
11 26 (1.02%) JBoss
11 26 (1.02%) WordPress
12 22 (0.87%) Apache ServiceMix
13 20 (0.79%) Cloud Foundry
14 15 (0.59%) Oracle Workflow
15 14 (0.55%) Apache Solr
16 12 (0.47%) OpenStack
17 11 (0.43%) Umbraco
18 10 (0.39%) Confluence
Applications
1 189 (7.44%) MS Excel
2 32 (1.26%) MS Office
3 11 (0.43%) CPLEX
4 10 (0.39%) Photoshop
5 9 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
6 7 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 6 (0.24%) MS Project
8 3 (0.12%) Fireworks
8 3 (0.12%) FreeHand
8 3 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
9 2 (0.079%) AutoCAD
9 2 (0.079%) MS Visio
10 1 (0.039%) Mingle
10 1 (0.039%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 29 (1.14%) Magento
2 13 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 9 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
4 8 (0.31%) BusinessWorks
5 7 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
5 7 (0.28%) HFM
5 7 (0.28%) Oracle Applications
5 7 (0.28%) Oracle EBS R12
5 7 (0.28%) Oracle FAH
5 7 (0.28%) Oracle Financials
5 7 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
6 5 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
6 5 (0.20%) SunGard Martini
7 3 (0.12%) ION MarketView
7 3 (0.12%) RMDS
8 2 (0.079%) BASE24
8 2 (0.079%) LongView
8 2 (0.079%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 92 (3.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 88 (3.46%) Amazon AWS
3 63 (2.48%) SaaS
4 42 (1.65%) Cloud Computing
5 35 (1.38%) GitHub
6 26 (1.02%) IaaS
7 20 (0.79%) Bluemix
8 12 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
9 10 (0.39%) Heroku
10 9 (0.35%) PaaS
11 5 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
11 5 (0.20%) Google App Engine
12 3 (0.12%) Amazon S3
13 2 (0.079%) AWS OpsWorks
Communications & Networking
1 87 (3.43%) Internet
2 62 (2.44%) TCP/IP
3 39 (1.54%) Intranet
4 36 (1.42%) HTTP
5 24 (0.94%) Extranet
6 21 (0.83%) LDAP
7 13 (0.51%) Network Security
8 10 (0.39%) SSL
9 9 (0.35%) 3G
9 9 (0.35%) Bluetooth
10 7 (0.28%) VoIP
11 6 (0.24%) Wideband
12 4 (0.16%) CTI
12 4 (0.16%) DNS
13 3 (0.12%) DAB
13 3 (0.12%) Ethernet
13 3 (0.12%) Wi-Fi
13 3 (0.12%) Wireless
14 2 (0.079%) ATM
14 2 (0.079%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 672 (26.46%) SQL Server
2 247 (9.72%) MySQL
3 213 (8.39%) NoSQL
4 163 (6.42%) Relational Database
5 151 (5.94%) MongoDB
6 95 (3.74%) SQL Server 2008
7 85 (3.35%) PostgreSQL
8 57 (2.24%) Hadoop
9 55 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
10 53 (2.09%) SQL Server 2014
11 50 (1.97%) Redis
12 47 (1.85%) RDBMS
13 41 (1.61%) Apache Cassandra
14 39 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 35 (1.38%) DB2
16 34 (1.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 33 (1.30%) Oracle Database
18 24 (0.94%) Big Data
19 23 (0.91%) Oracle Reports
20 21 (0.83%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 367 (14.45%) Git (software)
2 235 (9.25%) JUnit
3 231 (9.09%) NUnit
4 217 (8.54%) Visual Studio
5 207 (8.15%) Maven
6 187 (7.36%) Moq
7 175 (6.89%) Team Foundation Server
8 164 (6.46%) Subversion
9 105 (4.13%) Selenium
10 104 (4.09%) JIRA
11 98 (3.86%) Rhino Mocks
12 86 (3.39%) TeamCity
13 76 (2.99%) MSTest
14 71 (2.80%) Eclipse
15 68 (2.68%) Jenkins
16 60 (2.36%) Gradle
17 52 (2.05%) TestNG
18 38 (1.50%) Ant
18 38 (1.50%) Cucumber
19 34 (1.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 723 (28.46%) Finance
2 148 (5.83%) Banking
3 139 (5.47%) Front Office
4 119 (4.69%) Retail
5 93 (3.66%) Games
6 57 (2.24%) Financial Institution
7 53 (2.09%) Manufacturing
8 47 (1.85%) Investment Banking
9 46 (1.81%) Marketing
10 43 (1.69%) Electronics
10 43 (1.69%) Telecoms
11 41 (1.61%) Law
12 31 (1.22%) Back Office
13 28 (1.10%) Multimedia
14 25 (0.98%) Legal
15 19 (0.75%) Advertising
16 17 (0.67%) Publishing
17 8 (0.31%) Aerospace
18 6 (0.24%) Automotive
19 5 (0.20%) Military
Job Titles
1 1844 (72.60%) Developer
2 548 (21.57%) C# Developer
3 543 (21.38%) .NET Developer
4 486 (19.13%) Java Developer
5 447 (17.60%) Senior Developer
6 397 (15.63%) Software Engineer
7 394 (15.51%) C# .NET Developer
8 224 (8.82%) C++ Developer
9 214 (8.43%) Software Developer
10 192 (7.56%) ASP.NET Developer
11 173 (6.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 165 (6.50%) Web Developer
13 160 (6.30%) Senior Java Developer
14 154 (6.06%) C# Software Developer
15 147 (5.79%) SQL Developer
16 128 (5.04%) Senior Software Engineer
17 124 (4.88%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
18 117 (4.61%) Senior .NET Developer
19 112 (4.41%) C# Software Engineer
20 111 (4.37%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 978 (38.50%) .NET
2 921 (36.26%) HTML
3 822 (32.36%) CSS
4 565 (22.24%) ASP.NET
5 530 (20.87%) Web Services
6 502 (19.76%) jQuery
7 455 (17.91%) XML
8 399 (15.71%) Spring
9 353 (13.90%) HTML5
10 350 (13.78%) WCF
11 348 (13.70%) ASP.NET MVC
12 343 (13.50%) REST
13 328 (12.91%) AngularJS
14 318 (12.52%) JSON
15 313 (12.32%) .NET Framework
16 266 (10.47%) Ajax
17 263 (10.35%) J2EE
18 217 (8.54%) CSS3
19 205 (8.07%) Hibernate
20 169 (6.65%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 514 (20.24%) Computer Science
2 265 (10.43%) Algorithms
3 234 (9.21%) Analytical Skills
4 202 (7.95%) Data Structures
5 180 (7.09%) Mathematics
6 143 (5.63%) User Experience
7 101 (3.98%) Client/Server
8 97 (3.82%) Derivative
9 83 (3.27%) Hedge funds
10 82 (3.23%) Mobile App
11 76 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
12 72 (2.83%) N-Tier
13 57 (2.24%) Physics
14 56 (2.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 54 (2.13%) Equities
16 48 (1.89%) Inversion of Control
17 36 (1.42%) Management Information System
18 33 (1.30%) Tandem
19 25 (0.98%) Fixed Income
20 22 (0.87%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 481 (18.94%) Linux
2 391 (15.39%) Windows
3 285 (11.22%) Unix
4 129 (5.08%) Android
5 121 (4.76%) Apple iOS
6 46 (1.81%) Solaris
7 32 (1.26%) Ubuntu
8 29 (1.14%) Debian
9 27 (1.06%) Windows 7
10 18 (0.71%) Windows Server
11 17 (0.67%) Embedded Linux
12 15 (0.59%) Mac OS X
13 12 (0.47%) AIX
14 11 (0.43%) Mac OS
14 11 (0.43%) Windows CE
15 8 (0.31%) VxWorks
16 6 (0.24%) CentOS
16 6 (0.24%) Windows Vista
16 6 (0.24%) Windows XP
17 5 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1825 (71.85%) OO
2 1246 (49.06%) Agile Software Development
3 860 (33.86%) Software Engineering
4 857 (33.74%) TDD
5 690 (27.17%) MVC
6 665 (26.18%) Scrum
7 465 (18.31%) OOP
8 382 (15.04%) Multithreading
9 375 (14.76%) Continuous Integration
10 333 (13.11%) SDLC
11 316 (12.44%) Unit Testing
12 248 (9.76%) SOA
13 242 (9.53%) BDD
14 226 (8.90%) E-Commerce
15 212 (8.35%) Open Source
16 197 (7.76%) Mentoring
17 192 (7.56%) Web Development
18 165 (6.50%) UML
19 152 (5.98%) OOA/OOD
20 146 (5.75%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 1126 (44.33%) C#
2 1112 (43.78%) Java
3 989 (38.94%) SQL
4 979 (38.54%) JavaScript
5 667 (26.26%) C++
6 186 (7.32%) Python
7 182 (7.17%) PHP
8 165 (6.50%) C
9 132 (5.20%) T-SQL
10 121 (4.76%) Ruby
11 86 (3.39%) VB.NET
12 80 (3.15%) Perl
13 75 (2.95%) PL/SQL
14 74 (2.91%) Objective-C
14 74 (2.91%) Scala
15 63 (2.48%) PHP 5
16 38 (1.50%) F#
17 33 (1.30%) VB
18 32 (1.26%) OCaml
19 30 (1.18%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 647 (25.47%) Degree
2 58 (2.28%) PhD
3 24 (0.94%) Security Cleared
4 16 (0.63%) Oracle Certification
5 13 (0.51%) HND
5 13 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (0.43%) DV Cleared
6 11 (0.43%) PMI Certification
7 10 (0.39%) HNC
7 10 (0.39%) MCP
8 9 (0.35%) ISTQB
9 8 (0.31%) ISEB
9 8 (0.31%) MCSD
10 7 (0.28%) OCA
10 7 (0.28%) Sun Certification
11 5 (0.20%) GSEC
12 4 (0.16%) SC Cleared
13 1 (0.039%) OCP
13 1 (0.039%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 133 (5.24%) QA
2 21 (0.83%) ISO 9001
3 18 (0.71%) Data Quality
4 9 (0.35%) SLA
5 6 (0.24%) SDET
6 4 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.12%) MISRA
8 2 (0.079%) MISRA C
9 1 (0.039%) Def Stans
9 1 (0.039%) DO-178B
9 1 (0.039%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 32 (1.26%) Docker
2 18 (0.71%) Active Directory
3 16 (0.63%) Firmware
4 13 (0.51%) vCloud
5 7 (0.28%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (0.16%) NFS
6 4 (0.16%) Oracle Clusterware
6 4 (0.16%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (0.079%) HDFS
8 1 (0.039%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 23 (0.91%) Puppet
2 15 (0.59%) Ansible
3 12 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (0.39%) SCCM
5 8 (0.31%) MOM
6 7 (0.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 5 (0.20%) SELinux
8 4 (0.16%) Data Guard
8 4 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
8 4 (0.16%) Oracle Flashback
8 4 (0.16%) Oracle RMAN
9 2 (0.079%) Hadoop YARN
10 1 (0.039%) Capistrano
10 1 (0.039%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 391 (15.39%) Microsoft
2 273 (10.75%) Oracle
3 87 (3.43%) Google
4 73 (2.87%) Zend
5 58 (2.28%) IBM
6 48 (1.89%) Sybase
7 33 (1.30%) hybris
7 33 (1.30%) Telerik
8 31 (1.22%) Apple
9 26 (1.02%) StreamBase
10 21 (0.83%) Adobe
11 20 (0.79%) TIBCO
12 19 (0.75%) Sun
13 17 (0.67%) Bloomberg
13 17 (0.67%) Cegedim Rx
13 17 (0.67%) DevExpress
13 17 (0.67%) Red Hat
13 17 (0.67%) SAP
14 16 (0.63%) Rally
15 15 (0.59%) Infragistics
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
South West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 18 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £ neg bonus+bens
Posted: Yesterday
Barnstaple, Devon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £excellent+bonus + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bridgwater, Somerset
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £excellent+bonus + bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Bloomberg
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Highly competitive DOE + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Shepton Mallet, Somerset
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £18,000 to £35,000 per annum Pension, Flexi work, Excellent Train
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £27000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Hungerford, Berkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Wiser Recruitment
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £26000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 60,000
Posted: 2 days ago