Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
England > North West
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 316 248 189
Rank change year-on-year -68 -59 +36
Permanent jobs citing OOD 53 133 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.42% 1.01% 1.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 1.11% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 34 132 140
North West median annual salary £36,750 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.33% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £61,375 £60,000 £56,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +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 11,480 11,996 10,354
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 91.31% 91.11% 89.65%
Number of salaries quoted 9,238 9,777 8,630
North West median annual salary £44,500 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.88% +1.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £24,863
90th Percentile £66,250 £63,350 £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 16 July 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 16 July 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 -33 42 £34,500 -23.33% 15
Cheshire -12 8 £42,500 -5.56% 2
Lancashire +3 3 £30,000 -7.69% 9
OOD
England

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 42 (79.25%) OO
2 38 (71.70%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (49.06%) C#
4 25 (47.17%) SQL
5 22 (41.51%) Software Engineering
5 22 (41.51%) Kanban
6 21 (39.62%) .NET
6 21 (39.62%) Scrum
7 20 (37.74%) SQL Server
7 20 (37.74%) Microservices
8 19 (35.85%) Java
8 19 (35.85%) ASP.NET
9 18 (33.96%) Microsoft
10 17 (32.08%) Windows
10 17 (32.08%) Secure Coding
11 16 (30.19%) WorldPay
11 16 (30.19%) MySQL
11 16 (30.19%) T-SQL
12 12 (22.64%) RabbitMQ
13 11 (20.75%) OOP
13 11 (20.75%) E-Commerce
13 11 (20.75%) PHP
14 10 (18.87%) Degree
15 9 (16.98%) Finance
15 9 (16.98%) Amazon AWS
15 9 (16.98%) SDLC
16 8 (15.09%) MVC
16 8 (15.09%) Web Services
16 8 (15.09%) TDD
17 7 (13.21%) Web Development

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 (5.66%) Apache
1 3 (5.66%) Confluence
1 3 (5.66%) Drupal
2 1 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.89%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 6 (11.32%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.98%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.89%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (1.89%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.89%) IaaS
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.89%) PaaS
2 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (37.74%) SQL Server
2 16 (30.19%) MySQL
3 6 (11.32%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.89%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.89%) Big Data
4 1 (1.89%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (13.21%) NetBeans
2 5 (9.43%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (5.66%) Bitbucket
3 3 (5.66%) Cucumber
3 3 (5.66%) EasyMock
3 3 (5.66%) Jenkins
3 3 (5.66%) JIRA
3 3 (5.66%) JUnit
3 3 (5.66%) Selenium
4 1 (1.89%) gulp
4 1 (1.89%) Subversion
4 1 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (16.98%) Finance
2 6 (11.32%) Retail
3 1 (1.89%) Banking
3 1 (1.89%) French Language
3 1 (1.89%) Games
3 1 (1.89%) German Language
3 1 (1.89%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 38 (71.70%) Developer
2 12 (22.64%) Java Developer
2 12 (22.64%) Software Engineer
3 11 (20.75%) C# Developer
4 9 (16.98%) PHP Developer
5 8 (15.09%) .NET Developer
5 8 (15.09%) C# Software Engineer
6 7 (13.21%) ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (13.21%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (13.21%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (13.21%) Software Developer
7 6 (11.32%) .NET Software Engineer
7 6 (11.32%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
7 6 (11.32%) Senior C# Software Engineer
7 6 (11.32%) Senior Software Engineer
8 5 (9.43%) C# Software Developer
8 5 (9.43%) Senior Developer
9 4 (7.55%) Java Software Developer
9 4 (7.55%) Principal .NET Developer
9 4 (7.55%) Principal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (39.62%) .NET
2 19 (35.85%) ASP.NET
3 12 (22.64%) RabbitMQ
4 8 (15.09%) Web Services
5 7 (13.21%) Swing
6 5 (9.43%) CSS
6 5 (9.43%) HTML
6 5 (9.43%) Sass
7 4 (7.55%) AngularJS
7 4 (7.55%) LESS
7 4 (7.55%) Spring
7 4 (7.55%) Symfony
8 3 (5.66%) Aurelia
8 3 (5.66%) EJB
8 3 (5.66%) Gherkin
8 3 (5.66%) Java EE
8 3 (5.66%) JSF
9 2 (3.77%) Durandal
9 2 (3.77%) HTML5
9 2 (3.77%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (5.66%) Computer Science
1 3 (5.66%) Wiki
2 2 (3.77%) Robotics
3 1 (1.89%) Cloud Native
3 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.89%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 17 (32.08%) Windows
2 4 (7.55%) CentOS
2 4 (7.55%) Linux
3 3 (5.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (79.25%) OO
2 38 (71.70%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (41.51%) Kanban
3 22 (41.51%) Software Engineering
4 21 (39.62%) Scrum
5 20 (37.74%) Microservices
6 17 (32.08%) Secure Coding
7 11 (20.75%) E-Commerce
7 11 (20.75%) OOP
8 9 (16.98%) SDLC
9 8 (15.09%) MVC
9 8 (15.09%) TDD
10 7 (13.21%) Web Development
11 5 (9.43%) OOA/OOD
11 5 (9.43%) Open Source
11 5 (9.43%) Release Management
12 4 (7.55%) DevOps
12 4 (7.55%) SOLID
13 3 (5.66%) Continuous Improvement
13 3 (5.66%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 26 (49.06%) C#
2 25 (47.17%) SQL
3 19 (35.85%) Java
4 16 (30.19%) T-SQL
5 11 (20.75%) PHP
6 7 (13.21%) JavaScript
7 6 (11.32%) C
8 4 (7.55%) C++
8 4 (7.55%) Python
9 3 (5.66%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.89%) Scala
10 1 (1.89%) VB
10 1 (1.89%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.89%) VB6
Qualifications
1 10 (18.87%) Degree
2 3 (5.66%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (5.66%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.77%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.89%) Master's Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (33.96%) Microsoft
2 16 (30.19%) WorldPay
3 5 (9.43%) Zend
4 4 (7.55%) Oracle
5 3 (5.66%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.77%) Google
7 1 (1.89%) Adobe
7 1 (1.89%) Apple
7 1 (1.89%) Capita
7 1 (1.89%) Cisco
7 1 (1.89%) Twitter