The table below looks at the statistics for OOA/OOD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOA/OOD over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Analysis and Design (OOA/OOD)
Rank 64 - 63
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OOA/OOD 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.40% - 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% - 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £57,500 - £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
OOA/OOD
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
404 397 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 80.00% 77.24% 81.82%
Number of salaries quoted 300 286 273
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +6.25%

OOA/OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OOA/OOD across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OOA/OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

OOA/OOD
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OOA/OOD across the Watford region.

OOA/OOD Salary Trend in Watford

OOA/OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region citing OOA/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 OOA/OOD.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) SOA
1 4 (100.00%) UML
1 4 (100.00%) JBoss
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
1 4 (100.00%) Ajax
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 4 (100.00%) GWT
1 4 (100.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (50.00%) OOD
2 2 (50.00%) Investment Management
2 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) Coaching
2 2 (50.00%) Java EE
2 2 (50.00%) Spring Security
2 2 (50.00%) Release Management
2 2 (50.00%) JMS
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (50.00%) BPR

OOA/OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region citing OOA/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 OOA/OOD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 4 (100.00%) JBoss
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) JUnit
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Systems Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
1 4 (100.00%) Ajax
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) GWT
2 2 (50.00%) J2EE
2 2 (50.00%) JMS
2 2 (50.00%) Java EE
2 2 (50.00%) Spring Security
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) UML
1 4 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) SOA
2 2 (50.00%) BPR
2 2 (50.00%) Release Management
2 2 (50.00%) Investment Management
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) Coaching
2 2 (50.00%) OOD
2 2 (50.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Shell Script