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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 37 - 50
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OOD 4 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 2.05% - 1.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.50% - 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 4
Average salary £35,750 - £29,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
OOD
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
160 156 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 82.05% 78.00% 78.60%
Number of salaries quoted 149 127 197
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,650 £22,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

OOD
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

OOD Salary Trend in Worcestershire

OOD
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOD within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015. 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
Worcester - 4 £35,750 -
OOD
West Midlands

OOD
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) Ajax
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (75.00%) VB
3 1 (25.00%) QUnit
3 1 (25.00%) TypeScript
3 1 (25.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) NUnit

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) NUnit
1 1 (25.00%) QUnit
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Software Developer
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Programmer
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Web Developer
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) Ajax
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (25.00%) REST
2 1 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (75.00%) VB
3 1 (25.00%) TypeScript