Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for OOD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OOD over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
County Antrim > Belfast
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 40 30
Rank change year-on-year -13 -10 +21
Permanent jobs citing OOD 5 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 1.37% 0.68% 1.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.51% 0.76% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Belfast median annual salary £41,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.67% +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £40,750 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £42,250 £41,250 £37,500
County Antrim median annual salary £41,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +10.67% +7.14% -6.67%

OOD is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Belfast
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 331 264 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 90.93% 90.10% 95.59%
Number of salaries quoted 192 205 94
Belfast median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% -5.88% +21.43%
10th Percentile £19,900 £27,050 £25,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £63,350 £65,000
County Antrim median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% - +23.08%

OOD
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

Job postings citing OOD as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Belfast.

Job vacancy trend for OOD in Belfast

OOD
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Salary trend for OOD in Belfast

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT jobs citing OOD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Belfast region with a requirement for OOD.

1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) J2EE
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (60.00%) Struts
2 3 (60.00%) UML
2 3 (60.00%) OOA/OOD
2 3 (60.00%) RAD
2 3 (60.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (60.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (60.00%) Banking
2 3 (60.00%) Spring
2 3 (60.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (60.00%) KDB
2 3 (60.00%) Sencha
2 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) BDD
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) LAMP
3 2 (40.00%) Perl
3 2 (40.00%) PHP

OOD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Belfast by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (60.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) KDB
1 3 (60.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (60.00%) Banking
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (60.00%) J2EE
1 3 (60.00%) Spring
1 3 (60.00%) Struts
2 2 (40.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) OOA/OOD
1 3 (60.00%) RAD
1 3 (60.00%) UML
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) BDD
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) Perl
3 2 (40.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
1 3 (60.00%) Sencha