Period
to 18 September 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 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
England > North West
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 306 263 240
Rank change year-on-year -43 -23 +9
Permanent jobs citing OOD 45 109 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.38% 0.83% 0.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.91% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 31 108 103
North West median annual salary £37,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -1.04% -4.00%

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 10,890 11,982 10,588
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 91.08% 91.17% 90.46%
Number of salaries quoted 8,748 9,557 8,869
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 September 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 September 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 -25 35 £34,500 -23.33% 4
Cheshire +3 7 £41,250 -8.33% 6
Lancashire +13 2 £32,500 - 7
OOD
England

For the 6 months to 18 September 2018, IT jobs citing OOD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the North West region with a requirement for OOD.

1 36 (80.00%) OO
2 26 (57.78%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (44.44%) Software Engineering
4 16 (35.56%) Java
5 15 (33.33%) C#
6 14 (31.11%) SQL
6 14 (31.11%) .NET
6 14 (31.11%) MySQL
7 13 (28.89%) Finance
7 13 (28.89%) Scrum
7 13 (28.89%) Kanban
8 12 (26.67%) Microservices
8 12 (26.67%) SQL Server
9 11 (24.44%) PHP
9 11 (24.44%) ASP.NET
10 10 (22.22%) OOP
10 10 (22.22%) C++
10 10 (22.22%) Microsoft
10 10 (22.22%) Degree
10 10 (22.22%) Git (software)
11 9 (20.00%) Secure Coding
11 9 (20.00%) Windows
11 9 (20.00%) Linux
12 8 (17.78%) T-SQL
12 8 (17.78%) WorldPay
12 8 (17.78%) Amazon AWS
13 7 (15.56%) RabbitMQ
13 7 (15.56%) SDLC
13 7 (15.56%) Web Development
13 7 (15.56%) JavaScript

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 3 (6.67%) Apache
1 3 (6.67%) Confluence
2 2 (4.44%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.22%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.78%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.22%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (2.22%) IaaS
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.22%) PaaS
2 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.44%) HTTP
1 2 (4.44%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (31.11%) MySQL
2 12 (26.67%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.22%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.22%) Big Data
4 1 (2.22%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 6 (13.33%) NetBeans
3 3 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (6.67%) Bitbucket
3 3 (6.67%) EasyMock
3 3 (6.67%) Jenkins
3 3 (6.67%) JIRA
3 3 (6.67%) JUnit
4 2 (4.44%) CMake
4 2 (4.44%) GCC
4 2 (4.44%) Subversion
5 1 (2.22%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.22%) Selenium
5 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (28.89%) Finance
2 5 (11.11%) Electronics
2 5 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 5 (11.11%) Marketing
2 5 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.44%) Retail
4 1 (2.22%) Banking
4 1 (2.22%) French Language
4 1 (2.22%) Games
4 1 (2.22%) German Language
4 1 (2.22%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 31 (68.89%) Developer
2 12 (26.67%) Software Engineer
3 10 (22.22%) Java Developer
4 8 (17.78%) PHP Developer
5 5 (11.11%) .NET Software Engineer
5 5 (11.11%) C# Software Engineer
5 5 (11.11%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
5 5 (11.11%) Senior C# Software Engineer
5 5 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 5 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) C++ Software Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Embedded Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Java Swing Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Software Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Architect
8 2 (4.44%) Full Stack Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (31.11%) .NET
2 11 (24.44%) ASP.NET
3 7 (15.56%) RabbitMQ
3 7 (15.56%) Web Services
4 6 (13.33%) Swing
5 5 (11.11%) CSS
5 5 (11.11%) HTML
6 4 (8.89%) AngularJS
6 4 (8.89%) Sass
6 4 (8.89%) Spring
7 3 (6.67%) Aurelia
7 3 (6.67%) EJB
7 3 (6.67%) HTML5
7 3 (6.67%) Java EE
7 3 (6.67%) jQuery
7 3 (6.67%) JSF
7 3 (6.67%) LAMP
7 3 (6.67%) LESS
7 3 (6.67%) Symfony
8 2 (4.44%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.67%) Wiki
3 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.44%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (2.22%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.22%) Cloud Native
4 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.22%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.00%) Linux
1 9 (20.00%) Windows
2 4 (8.89%) CentOS
3 3 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.22%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (2.22%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (80.00%) OO
2 26 (57.78%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (44.44%) Software Engineering
4 13 (28.89%) Kanban
4 13 (28.89%) Scrum
5 12 (26.67%) Microservices
6 10 (22.22%) OOP
7 9 (20.00%) Secure Coding
8 7 (15.56%) MVC
8 7 (15.56%) SDLC
8 7 (15.56%) Web Development
9 6 (13.33%) E-Commerce
9 6 (13.33%) OOA/OOD
9 6 (13.33%) TDD
10 5 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
10 5 (11.11%) Open Source
10 5 (11.11%) Programme Management
11 4 (8.89%) Multithreading
11 4 (8.89%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (35.56%) Java
2 15 (33.33%) C#
3 14 (31.11%) SQL
4 11 (24.44%) PHP
5 10 (22.22%) C++
6 8 (17.78%) T-SQL
7 7 (15.56%) JavaScript
8 5 (11.11%) Python
9 3 (6.67%) C
9 3 (6.67%) TypeScript
10 2 (4.44%) Embedded C++
10 2 (4.44%) Scala
11 1 (2.22%) VB
11 1 (2.22%) VB.NET
11 1 (2.22%) VB6
Qualifications
1 10 (22.22%) Degree
2 3 (6.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (4.44%) DV Cleared
3 2 (4.44%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.22%) Master's Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 8 (17.78%) WorldPay
3 5 (11.11%) SAP
4 4 (8.89%) Zend
5 3 (6.67%) Red Hat
6 2 (4.44%) Capita
6 2 (4.44%) Oracle
7 1 (2.22%) Apple
7 1 (2.22%) Cisco
7 1 (2.22%) Google
7 1 (2.22%) Twitter