The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for OOD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 30 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 77 94
Rank change year-on-year +5 +17  
Permanent jobs citing OOD 17 20 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.69% 2.00% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.07% 2.32% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 17 20 7
Median salary £47,500 £95,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -50.00% +100.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  

OOD is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 822 862 1140
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 81.71% 86.03% 87.49%
Number of salaries quoted 645 662 925
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

OOD
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex citing OOD as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for OOD in Essex

OOD
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for OOD in Essex

OOD
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OOD in Essex over the 3 months to 30 April 2017.

Salary histogram for OOD in Essex

OOD
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOD within the Essex region over the 3 months to 30 April 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brentwood +14 17 £47,500 -50.00%
OOD
East of England

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 Essex region with a requirement for OOD.

1 28 (100.00%) HTML
2 27 (96.43%) JavaScript
3 26 (92.86%) C#
3 26 (92.86%) SQL Server
3 26 (92.86%) Visual Studio
3 26 (92.86%) ASP.NET
3 26 (92.86%) CSS
3 26 (92.86%) Workflow
3 26 (92.86%) .NET
3 26 (92.86%) .NET Framework
3 26 (92.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 26 (92.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 26 (92.86%) SQL Server 2012
3 26 (92.86%) Ajax
3 26 (92.86%) QA
3 26 (92.86%) Wealth Management
3 26 (92.86%) SDLC
3 26 (92.86%) Unit Testing
4 15 (53.57%) Finance
4 15 (53.57%) VB.NET
5 2 (7.14%) MySQL
5 2 (7.14%) C++
5 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.57%) TDD
6 1 (3.57%) Pair Programming
6 1 (3.57%) Data Management
6 1 (3.57%) e-Health
6 1 (3.57%) Data Analysis
6 1 (3.57%) Artificial Intelligence
6 1 (3.57%) Bioinformatics

OOD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 1 (3.57%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (92.86%) SQL Server
1 26 (92.86%) SQL Server 2008
1 26 (92.86%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (7.14%) MySQL
3 1 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (3.57%) CouchDB
3 1 (3.57%) MariaDB
3 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.57%) Neo4j
3 1 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 26 (92.86%) Team Foundation Server
1 26 (92.86%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.57%) Xcode
General
1 15 (53.57%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Games
Job Titles
1 17 (60.71%) Developer
2 15 (53.57%) .NET Developer
2 15 (53.57%) .NET Software Developer
2 15 (53.57%) VB.NET Developer
3 11 (39.29%) Technical Leader
4 1 (3.57%) iOS Developer
4 1 (3.57%) Principal Developer
4 1 (3.57%) Principal Software Developer
4 1 (3.57%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (100.00%) HTML
2 26 (92.86%) .NET
2 26 (92.86%) .NET Framework
2 26 (92.86%) Ajax
2 26 (92.86%) ASP.NET
2 26 (92.86%) CSS
3 1 (3.57%) Cocoa
3 1 (3.57%) Core Animation
3 1 (3.57%) Core Data
3 1 (3.57%) HTML5
3 1 (3.57%) iOS SDK
3 1 (3.57%) iPhone SDK
3 1 (3.57%) JSON
3 1 (3.57%) POSIX
3 1 (3.57%) RESTful
3 1 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) Algorithms
1 1 (3.57%) Animation
1 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
1 1 (3.57%) e-Health
1 1 (3.57%) Grid Computing
1 1 (3.57%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Android
1 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
1 1 (3.57%) Linux
1 1 (3.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (92.86%) SDLC
1 26 (92.86%) Unit Testing
1 26 (92.86%) Wealth Management
1 26 (92.86%) Workflow
2 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (3.57%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (3.57%) Bioinformatics
3 1 (3.57%) Data Analysis
3 1 (3.57%) Data Management
3 1 (3.57%) Data Security
3 1 (3.57%) Extreme Programming
3 1 (3.57%) Informatics
3 1 (3.57%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.57%) MVC
3 1 (3.57%) OO
3 1 (3.57%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (3.57%) Pair Programming
3 1 (3.57%) Physics
3 1 (3.57%) Statistics
3 1 (3.57%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 27 (96.43%) JavaScript
2 26 (92.86%) C#
3 15 (53.57%) VB.NET
4 2 (7.14%) C++
5 1 (3.57%) Apple Swift
5 1 (3.57%) C
5 1 (3.57%) Go
5 1 (3.57%) Haskell
5 1 (3.57%) Java
5 1 (3.57%) Objective-C
5 1 (3.57%) Perl
5 1 (3.57%) PHP
5 1 (3.57%) Python
5 1 (3.57%) R
5 1 (3.57%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) CISSP
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
1 1 (3.57%) GSEC
1 1 (3.57%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (92.86%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Docker
1 1 (3.57%) KVM
1 1 (3.57%) LXC
1 1 (3.57%) Slurm Workload Manager
1 1 (3.57%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Mesos
Vendors
1 1 (3.57%) Pegasus