Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
England > North West
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 285 257 221
Rank change year-on-year -28 -36 -33
Permanent jobs citing OOD 78 104 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.61% 0.84% 1.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 0.93% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 58 115 127
North West median annual salary £32,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.71% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £29,500 £24,550 £28,050
90th Percentile £51,500 £60,000 £59,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 the North West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 11,497 11,148 10,705
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 90.34% 90.38% 88.87%
Number of salaries quoted 9,130 9,322 8,902
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £27,250 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

OOD
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing OOD as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for OOD in the North West

OOD
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for OOD in the North West

OOD
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OOD in the North West over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for OOD in the North West

OOD
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOD within the North West region over the 6 months to 18 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -11 55 £32,000 -32.63% 11
Cheshire -47 13 £47,500 +16.56% 2
Lancashire +9 6 £31,000 +44.19% 1
Merseyside +28 5 £35,000 -12.50% 1
OOD
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 North West region with a requirement for OOD.

1 70 (89.74%) OO
2 41 (52.56%) Git (software)
3 37 (47.44%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (42.31%) JavaScript
4 33 (42.31%) SQL
5 32 (41.03%) HTML
5 32 (41.03%) jQuery
6 31 (39.74%) CSS
7 28 (35.90%) .NET
7 28 (35.90%) MVC
7 28 (35.90%) AngularJS
7 28 (35.90%) Microservices
8 27 (34.62%) C#
9 25 (32.05%) SQL Server
10 24 (30.77%) Scrum
11 23 (29.49%) Retail
11 23 (29.49%) C
11 23 (29.49%) CSS3
11 23 (29.49%) HTML5
12 22 (28.21%) Front End Development
12 22 (28.21%) Java
13 21 (26.92%) Windows
13 21 (26.92%) Continuous Integration
13 21 (26.92%) Kanban
14 20 (25.64%) Backbone.js
14 20 (25.64%) Angular 2
14 20 (25.64%) ASP.NET
14 20 (25.64%) T-SQL
14 20 (25.64%) Microsoft
14 20 (25.64%) Multimedia

OOD
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 8 (10.26%) Tomcat
2 5 (6.41%) JBoss
3 4 (5.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (2.56%) Apache
4 2 (2.56%) Confluence
5 1 (1.28%) CMS
5 1 (1.28%) ColdFusion
5 1 (1.28%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (5.13%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (5.13%) Amazon S3
1 4 (5.13%) Amazon SQS
1 4 (5.13%) AWS Lambda
1 4 (5.13%) Serverless
2 1 (1.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.13%) Internet
2 1 (1.28%) HTTP
2 1 (1.28%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.28%) SSH
2 1 (1.28%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (32.05%) SQL Server
2 9 (11.54%) NoSQL
3 7 (8.97%) MySQL
4 6 (7.69%) Relational Database
5 5 (6.41%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (5.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 4 (5.13%) Amazon RDS
6 4 (5.13%) MongoDB
7 3 (3.85%) Oracle Database
7 3 (3.85%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (1.28%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 41 (52.56%) Git (software)
2 9 (11.54%) JIRA
3 7 (8.97%) Jenkins
4 6 (7.69%) JUnit
4 6 (7.69%) Subversion
5 5 (6.41%) Maven
6 4 (5.13%) PHPUnit
7 3 (3.85%) Ant
7 3 (3.85%) Gradle
8 2 (2.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (2.56%) Bitbucket
8 2 (2.56%) EasyMock
9 1 (1.28%) NetBeans
9 1 (1.28%) TeamCity
General
1 23 (29.49%) Retail
2 20 (25.64%) Multimedia
3 4 (5.13%) Finance
4 2 (2.56%) Legal
5 1 (1.28%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.28%) Automotive
5 1 (1.28%) Banking
5 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 70 (89.74%) Developer
2 24 (30.77%) .NET Developer
3 22 (28.21%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 20 (25.64%) Angular Developer
4 20 (25.64%) ASP.NET Developer
4 20 (25.64%) C# .NET Developer
4 20 (25.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 20 (25.64%) C# Developer
4 20 (25.64%) JavaScript Developer
5 19 (24.36%) Software Developer
6 13 (16.67%) Java Developer
7 11 (14.10%) .NET Software Developer
7 11 (14.10%) C# Software Developer
8 8 (10.26%) Principal .NET Developer
8 8 (10.26%) Principal Developer
9 7 (8.97%) PHP Developer
10 6 (7.69%) Senior Developer
11 5 (6.41%) Java Software Developer
12 4 (5.13%) Architect
12 4 (5.13%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (41.03%) HTML
1 32 (41.03%) jQuery
2 31 (39.74%) CSS
3 28 (35.90%) .NET
3 28 (35.90%) AngularJS
4 23 (29.49%) CSS3
4 23 (29.49%) HTML5
5 20 (25.64%) Angular 2
5 20 (25.64%) ASP.NET
5 20 (25.64%) Backbone.js
6 11 (14.10%) RabbitMQ
7 10 (12.82%) J2EE
7 10 (12.82%) JSON
7 10 (12.82%) XML
8 9 (11.54%) Web Services
9 7 (8.97%) RESTful
10 6 (7.69%) Node.js
10 6 (7.69%) Spring
10 6 (7.69%) Symfony
11 5 (6.41%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 20 (25.64%) e-Learning
2 6 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.56%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (2.56%) Wiki
5 1 (1.28%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.28%) Digital TV
5 1 (1.28%) STB
5 1 (1.28%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (26.92%) Windows
2 5 (6.41%) Linux
3 3 (3.85%) Unix
4 2 (2.56%) CentOS
4 2 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.28%) Android
5 1 (1.28%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.28%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (89.74%) OO
2 37 (47.44%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (35.90%) Microservices
3 28 (35.90%) MVC
4 24 (30.77%) Scrum
5 22 (28.21%) Front End Development
6 21 (26.92%) Continuous Integration
6 21 (26.92%) Kanban
7 19 (24.36%) E-Commerce
7 19 (24.36%) Secure Coding
8 17 (21.79%) Software Engineering
9 13 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
10 11 (14.10%) SDLC
11 8 (10.26%) Unit Testing
12 6 (7.69%) Integration Testing
12 6 (7.69%) UML
13 5 (6.41%) OOP
13 5 (6.41%) SOA
14 4 (5.13%) TDD
14 4 (5.13%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 33 (42.31%) JavaScript
1 33 (42.31%) SQL
2 27 (34.62%) C#
3 23 (29.49%) C
4 22 (28.21%) Java
5 20 (25.64%) T-SQL
6 8 (10.26%) PHP
7 6 (7.69%) C++
8 3 (3.85%) PL/SQL
8 3 (3.85%) XPath
9 2 (2.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (8.97%) Degree
2 5 (6.41%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (5.13%) HND
4 2 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.69%) QA
2 4 (5.13%) SLA
3 1 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (11.54%) Docker
Vendors
1 20 (25.64%) Microsoft
2 19 (24.36%) WorldPay
3 8 (10.26%) Oracle
4 2 (2.56%) Red Hat