Period
to 21 April 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 21 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
England > North West
6 months to
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 307 239 162
Rank change year-on-year -68 -77 +66
Permanent jobs citing OOD 63 129 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.49% 1.05% 1.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 1.14% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 32 138 175
North West median annual salary £33,750 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.59% -15.00% +26.58%
10th Percentile £25,475 £27,125 £29,050
90th Percentile £58,625 £60,000 £57,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 11,925 11,271 10,158
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 92.04% 91.48% 89.62%
Number of salaries quoted 9,601 9,385 8,456
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,750 £24,000
90th Percentile £67,000 £62,500 £60,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.15%

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 21 April 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 21 April 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 -48 50 £32,250 -28.33% 8
Cheshire -39 8 £45,000 +5.88% 6
Lancashire -4 5 £28,500 +32.56% 5
Merseyside +8 1 £40,000 +6.67% 1
OOD
England

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 55 (87.30%) OO
2 47 (74.60%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (66.67%) C#
4 41 (65.08%) SQL
5 37 (58.73%) .NET
6 35 (55.56%) SQL Server
7 34 (53.97%) Microsoft
7 34 (53.97%) Scrum
7 34 (53.97%) Kanban
8 33 (52.38%) T-SQL
8 33 (52.38%) ASP.NET
9 32 (50.79%) Windows
9 32 (50.79%) Microservices
9 32 (50.79%) WorldPay
9 32 (50.79%) Secure Coding
10 26 (41.27%) E-Commerce
11 25 (39.68%) C
11 25 (39.68%) Software Engineering
12 23 (36.51%) Retail
13 21 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
14 16 (25.40%) MVC
14 16 (25.40%) JavaScript
15 15 (23.81%) jQuery
16 13 (20.63%) Git (software)
16 13 (20.63%) HTML
16 13 (20.63%) CSS
17 11 (17.46%) Java
18 9 (14.29%) AngularJS
19 7 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
19 7 (11.11%) MySQL

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 5 (7.94%) Tomcat
2 4 (6.35%) Drupal
3 2 (3.17%) JBoss
3 2 (3.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.59%) CMS
4 1 (1.59%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (6.35%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.59%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.17%) Internet
2 1 (1.59%) HTTP
2 1 (1.59%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.59%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.11%) MySQL
3 3 (4.76%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.76%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (4.76%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.17%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.17%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.59%) Big Data
5 1 (1.59%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (20.63%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.94%) Subversion
3 4 (6.35%) JUnit
4 3 (4.76%) Ant
4 3 (4.76%) Cucumber
4 3 (4.76%) Maven
4 3 (4.76%) Selenium
5 1 (1.59%) gulp
5 1 (1.59%) JIRA
5 1 (1.59%) NetBeans
General
1 23 (36.51%) Retail
2 6 (9.52%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.59%) Finance
Job Titles
1 51 (80.95%) Developer
2 29 (46.03%) C# Developer
3 28 (44.44%) .NET Developer
4 27 (42.86%) ASP.NET Developer
4 27 (42.86%) C# .NET Developer
4 27 (42.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 18 (28.57%) Software Developer
6 16 (25.40%) C# Software Developer
7 14 (22.22%) .NET Software Developer
8 12 (19.05%) Principal .NET Developer
8 12 (19.05%) Principal Developer
9 10 (15.87%) Software Engineer
10 8 (12.70%) C# Software Engineer
11 7 (11.11%) Angular Developer
11 7 (11.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 7 (11.11%) Java Developer
11 7 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
12 6 (9.52%) .NET Software Engineer
12 6 (9.52%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
12 6 (9.52%) Senior C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (58.73%) .NET
2 33 (52.38%) ASP.NET
3 21 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
4 15 (23.81%) jQuery
5 13 (20.63%) CSS
5 13 (20.63%) HTML
6 9 (14.29%) AngularJS
7 7 (11.11%) CSS3
7 7 (11.11%) HTML5
8 6 (9.52%) Angular 2
8 6 (9.52%) Backbone.js
9 5 (7.94%) Web Services
10 4 (6.35%) Symfony
11 3 (4.76%) Gherkin
11 3 (4.76%) JPA
11 3 (4.76%) JSON
11 3 (4.76%) JSON Schema
11 3 (4.76%) Spring Boot
11 3 (4.76%) Spring Integration
11 3 (4.76%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.52%) e-Learning
2 3 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.17%) Robotics
4 1 (1.59%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.59%) Digital TV
4 1 (1.59%) STB
4 1 (1.59%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 32 (50.79%) Windows
2 2 (3.17%) Linux
3 1 (1.59%) Android
3 1 (1.59%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.59%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (87.30%) OO
2 47 (74.60%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (53.97%) Kanban
3 34 (53.97%) Scrum
4 32 (50.79%) Microservices
4 32 (50.79%) Secure Coding
5 26 (41.27%) E-Commerce
6 25 (39.68%) Software Engineering
7 16 (25.40%) MVC
8 7 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (11.11%) Front End Development
9 6 (9.52%) Problem-Solving
9 6 (9.52%) TDD
10 5 (7.94%) Unit Testing
11 4 (6.35%) BDD
11 4 (6.35%) Integration Testing
11 4 (6.35%) OOA/OOD
11 4 (6.35%) OOP
11 4 (6.35%) Test Automation
11 4 (6.35%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 42 (66.67%) C#
2 41 (65.08%) SQL
3 33 (52.38%) T-SQL
4 25 (39.68%) C
5 16 (25.40%) JavaScript
6 11 (17.46%) Java
7 6 (9.52%) PHP
8 3 (4.76%) C++
8 3 (4.76%) PL/SQL
8 3 (4.76%) XPath
9 1 (1.59%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (3.17%) Degree
2 1 (1.59%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.59%) HND
2 1 (1.59%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.59%) QA
1 1 (1.59%) SLA
Vendors
1 34 (53.97%) Microsoft
2 32 (50.79%) WorldPay
3 7 (11.11%) Oracle
4 3 (4.76%) Zend
5 1 (1.59%) Adobe
5 1 (1.59%) Google