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

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Analysis and Design (OOA/OOD)
Rank 54 67 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Permanent jobs citing OOA/OOD 5 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.89% 0.59% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.12% 0.68% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 0
Average salary £50,000 £57,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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
448 444 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 79.43% 86.72% 79.35%
Number of salaries quoted 393 315 243
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £62,500 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OOA/OOD across the Watford region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

OOA/OOD Salary Histogram in Watford

OOA/OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 9 (100.00%) Finance
2 8 (88.89%) XML
3 7 (77.78%) Java EE
3 7 (77.78%) Mentoring
4 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (66.67%) SQL
5 5 (55.56%) PL/SQL
5 5 (55.56%) UML
5 5 (55.56%) OO
5 5 (55.56%) Java
5 5 (55.56%) J2EE
5 5 (55.56%) Oracle
5 5 (55.56%) Hibernate
5 5 (55.56%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (55.56%) Spring
5 5 (55.56%) Oracle Database
5 5 (55.56%) Defect Management
6 4 (44.44%) Waterfall
6 4 (44.44%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (44.44%) Web Services
7 3 (33.33%) Migration
7 3 (33.33%) IBM
7 3 (33.33%) ITIL
7 3 (33.33%) JAXB
7 3 (33.33%) Tivoli
7 3 (33.33%) Middleware
7 3 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (33.33%) EJB
7 3 (33.33%) RUP
7 3 (33.33%) Client/Server

OOA/OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 3 (33.33%) WebSphere
1 3 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle Database
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) FitNesse
General
1 9 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Java Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Integration Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Integration Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Erlang Developer
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) XML
2 7 (77.78%) Java EE
3 5 (55.56%) Hibernate
3 5 (55.56%) J2EE
3 5 (55.56%) Spring
4 4 (44.44%) Web Services
5 3 (33.33%) EJB
5 3 (33.33%) IBM Integration Bus
5 3 (33.33%) JAXB
5 3 (33.33%) JAX-RS
5 3 (33.33%) JAX-WS
5 3 (33.33%) Middleware
5 3 (33.33%) REST
5 3 (33.33%) SOAP
6 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
6 1 (11.11%) jQuery
6 1 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (11.11%) WCF
6 1 (11.11%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Client/Server
1 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 3 (33.33%) DataPower
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Mentoring
2 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) Defect Management
3 5 (55.56%) OO
3 5 (55.56%) UML
4 4 (44.44%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (44.44%) Waterfall
5 3 (33.33%) Application Rationalisation
5 3 (33.33%) EAI
5 3 (33.33%) ITIL
5 3 (33.33%) Migration
5 3 (33.33%) RUP
5 3 (33.33%) SOA
5 3 (33.33%) TOGAF
5 3 (33.33%) Zachman Framework
6 2 (22.22%) TDD
7 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
7 1 (11.11%) Scrum
7 1 (11.11%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) PL/SQL
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) Erlang
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) COBIT
2 1 (11.11%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle
2 3 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (11.11%) Xamarin