The first table below looks at the demand for 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 OOD over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Watford region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 65 47 58
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +11
Permanent jobs citing OOD 4 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.71% 2.12% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.90% 2.72% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 1
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -48.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
443 257 302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 78.13% 77.88% 82.29%
Number of salaries quoted 334 216 191
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
OOD
Hertfordshire

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

OOD
Salary Trend in Watford

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

OOD Salary Trend in Watford

OOD
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region 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 9 (100.00%) OO
2 8 (88.89%) Scrum
2 8 (88.89%) TDD
2 8 (88.89%) Spring
2 8 (88.89%) Maven
2 8 (88.89%) OOP
2 8 (88.89%) Java
2 8 (88.89%) Web Services
2 8 (88.89%) RESTful
2 8 (88.89%) SaaS
2 8 (88.89%) JAX-RS
3 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (11.11%) Windows
3 1 (11.11%) .NET
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
3 1 (11.11%) WPF

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region 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.

Cloud Services
1 8 (88.89%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) Maven
General
1 1 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (88.89%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) Spring
1 8 (88.89%) Web Services
1 8 (88.89%) RESTful
1 8 (88.89%) JAX-RS
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
2 1 (11.11%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) OO
2 8 (88.89%) Scrum
2 8 (88.89%) TDD
2 8 (88.89%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) C#