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 3 months to 27 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
England / North West
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 174 132 192
Rank change year-on-year -42 +60  
Permanent jobs citing OOD 79 103 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.25% 1.81% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.38% 2.06% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 70 86 53
Median salary £41,250 £42,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.94% +18.05%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.17% +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 the North West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 5732 4998 5779
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 90.60% 87.90% 89.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4727 4211 4575
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

OOD
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 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 3 months to 27 April 2017.

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 3 months to 27 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
Manchester -54 58 £45,000 -6.73% 7
Merseyside -2 8 £33,750 - 5
Lancashire -3 7 £32,500 -23.52% 2
Cheshire -9 6 £45,000 +28.57% 1
OOD
England

For the 6 months to 27 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 North West region with a requirement for OOD.

1 110 (85.94%) OO
2 73 (57.03%) Software Engineering
3 71 (55.47%) Agile Software Development
4 65 (50.78%) SQL
5 62 (48.44%) C++
6 56 (43.75%) SQL Server
7 55 (42.97%) Java
8 51 (39.84%) Unit Testing
9 47 (36.72%) Multithreading
10 44 (34.38%) MVC
11 43 (33.59%) .NET
12 42 (32.81%) Scrum
13 40 (31.25%) C#
14 39 (30.47%) JavaScript
15 38 (29.69%) HTML
16 36 (28.13%) Concurrent Programming
17 35 (27.34%) JUnit
18 34 (26.56%) TDD
19 33 (25.78%) jQuery
20 29 (22.66%) Linux
21 28 (21.88%) CSS
21 28 (21.88%) Continuous Integration
21 28 (21.88%) .NET Framework
22 26 (20.31%) J2EE
23 24 (18.75%) MySQL
23 24 (18.75%) C
23 24 (18.75%) PHP
23 24 (18.75%) Entity Framework
24 23 (17.97%) Web Services
25 20 (15.63%) Windows

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 9 (7.03%) Confluence
2 7 (5.47%) Apache
3 6 (4.69%) CMS
4 5 (3.91%) Drupal
5 4 (3.13%) ColdFusion
5 4 (3.13%) IIS
6 3 (2.34%) WordPress
7 2 (1.56%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.78%) Joomla!
Business Applications
1 3 (2.34%) Magento
1 3 (2.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.47%) SaaS
2 2 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.56%) GitHub
2 2 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.59%) Ethernet
1 11 (8.59%) RS-232
1 11 (8.59%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (43.75%) SQL Server
2 24 (18.75%) MySQL
3 17 (13.28%) Relational Database
4 11 (8.59%) RDBMS
4 11 (8.59%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (8.59%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (1.56%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (1.56%) Redis
5 2 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.78%) Big Data
6 1 (0.78%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 35 (27.34%) JUnit
2 19 (14.84%) Git (software)
2 19 (14.84%) Visual Studio
3 16 (12.50%) NUnit
4 14 (10.94%) Team Foundation Server
5 13 (10.16%) JIRA
6 11 (8.59%) Bitbucket
6 11 (8.59%) Jenkins
6 11 (8.59%) Microsoft Blend
6 11 (8.59%) MSI
6 11 (8.59%) MSTest
6 11 (8.59%) NuGet
6 11 (8.59%) WiX
7 9 (7.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 7 (5.47%) EasyMock
9 4 (3.13%) Subversion
10 3 (2.34%) Mockito
11 2 (1.56%) Eclipse
11 2 (1.56%) Gerrit
11 2 (1.56%) Xcode
General
1 14 (10.94%) Marketing
2 6 (4.69%) Manufacturing
3 5 (3.91%) Finance
3 5 (3.91%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.13%) Electronics
4 4 (3.13%) Retail
5 2 (1.56%) Advertising
6 1 (0.78%) Games
Job Titles
1 101 (78.91%) Developer
2 38 (29.69%) Java Developer
3 34 (26.56%) Senior Developer
4 31 (24.22%) Senior Java Developer
5 30 (23.44%) .NET Developer
6 22 (17.19%) C# .NET Developer
6 22 (17.19%) C# Developer
7 19 (14.84%) Software Developer
8 17 (13.28%) Software Engineer
9 15 (11.72%) PHP Developer
10 9 (7.03%) Java Engineer
10 9 (7.03%) Java Software Engineer
11 8 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
11 8 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 8 (6.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 7 (5.47%) C++ Developer
12 7 (5.47%) C++ Software Developer
12 7 (5.47%) MySQL Developer
13 6 (4.69%) Team Leader
14 5 (3.91%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (33.59%) .NET
2 38 (29.69%) HTML
3 33 (25.78%) jQuery
4 28 (21.88%) .NET Framework
4 28 (21.88%) CSS
5 26 (20.31%) J2EE
6 24 (18.75%) Entity Framework
7 23 (17.97%) Web Services
8 19 (14.84%) ASP.NET
9 18 (14.06%) HTML5
10 17 (13.28%) AngularJS
10 17 (13.28%) ASP.NET MVC
11 15 (11.72%) WCF
11 15 (11.72%) WPF
12 13 (10.16%) CSS3
13 11 (8.59%) Laravel
13 11 (8.59%) LINQ
13 11 (8.59%) LINQ to SQL
13 11 (8.59%) NHibernate
13 11 (8.59%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.38%) Data Structures
1 12 (9.38%) Greenfield Project
2 11 (8.59%) Industrial Internet of Things
2 11 (8.59%) Internet of Things
3 8 (6.25%) Cyberthreat
3 8 (6.25%) Wiki
4 7 (5.47%) Computer Science
4 7 (5.47%) User Experience
5 5 (3.91%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (3.13%) Blog
6 4 (3.13%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.34%) Cyber Attack
8 2 (1.56%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.56%) iPad
9 1 (0.78%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.78%) EMV
9 1 (0.78%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.78%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 29 (22.66%) Linux
2 20 (15.63%) Windows
3 12 (9.38%) Mac OS
4 11 (8.59%) Windows Embedded Compact
5 7 (5.47%) CentOS
5 7 (5.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.56%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (85.94%) OO
2 73 (57.03%) Software Engineering
3 71 (55.47%) Agile Software Development
4 51 (39.84%) Unit Testing
5 47 (36.72%) Multithreading
6 44 (34.38%) MVC
7 42 (32.81%) Scrum
8 36 (28.13%) Concurrent Programming
9 34 (26.56%) TDD
10 28 (21.88%) Continuous Integration
11 18 (14.06%) Kanban
11 18 (14.06%) Requirements Analysis
12 15 (11.72%) MVVM
13 14 (10.94%) OOP
14 13 (10.16%) OOA/OOD
14 13 (10.16%) Web Development
15 11 (8.59%) Dependency Injection
15 11 (8.59%) Open Source
15 11 (8.59%) Physics
15 11 (8.59%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (50.78%) SQL
2 62 (48.44%) C++
3 55 (42.97%) Java
4 40 (31.25%) C#
5 39 (30.47%) JavaScript
6 24 (18.75%) C
6 24 (18.75%) PHP
7 11 (8.59%) XAML
8 7 (5.47%) Python
9 2 (1.56%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.56%) Erlang
9 2 (1.56%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.78%) VC++
Qualifications
1 18 (14.06%) Degree
2 8 (6.25%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.78%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.91%) QA
2 2 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.78%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.78%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.78%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.78%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (14.06%) Microsoft
2 10 (7.81%) Zend
3 7 (5.47%) Red Hat
4 3 (2.34%) SAP
5 2 (1.56%) Apple
5 2 (1.56%) Intel Security
6 1 (0.78%) Freescale
6 1 (0.78%) Oracle
6 1 (0.78%) Unisys
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