The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northampton 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 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Northamptonshire / Northampton
Rank 49 46 55
Rank change year-on-year -3 +9  
Permanent jobs citing OOD 6 25 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 1.60% 4.57% 1.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.82% 5.04% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 9
Median salary £55,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +57.14% -12.50%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 Northampton with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Northampton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 330 496 450
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northampton 88.24% 90.68% 88.93%
Number of salaries quoted 278 353 406
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

OOD
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northampton 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 Northampton

OOD
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Salary trend for OOD in Northampton

OOD
Salary Histogram in Northampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OOD in Northampton over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for OOD in Northampton

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 Northampton region with a requirement for OOD.

1 37 (100.00%) OO
2 36 (97.30%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (89.19%) Java
4 18 (48.65%) OOP
4 18 (48.65%) Scrum
5 17 (45.95%) JavaScript
5 17 (45.95%) J2EE
6 16 (43.24%) TDD
6 16 (43.24%) BDD
6 16 (43.24%) Event-Driven Architecture
7 15 (40.54%) REST
7 15 (40.54%) Git (software)
7 15 (40.54%) Spring MVC
7 15 (40.54%) Spring
7 15 (40.54%) JSON
7 15 (40.54%) MySQL
7 15 (40.54%) JUnit
7 15 (40.54%) Web Services
7 15 (40.54%) MVC
8 14 (37.84%) IT Strategy
9 12 (32.43%) Risk Management
9 12 (32.43%) DevOps
10 11 (29.73%) User Stories
10 11 (29.73%) Retail
11 10 (27.03%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (24.32%) Zachman Framework
12 9 (24.32%) TOGAF
12 9 (24.32%) Enterprise Architecture
13 8 (21.62%) SQL
13 8 (21.62%) Procedural Programming

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (40.54%) MySQL
2 6 (16.22%) Apache Hive
3 5 (13.51%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (40.54%) Git (software)
1 15 (40.54%) JUnit
2 6 (16.22%) Cucumber
2 6 (16.22%) FitNesse
2 6 (16.22%) Selenium
General
1 11 (29.73%) Retail
2 2 (5.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (51.35%) Architect
2 16 (43.24%) Digital Architect
2 16 (43.24%) Lead Architect
3 6 (16.22%) Senior Software Engineer
3 6 (16.22%) Software Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Developer
4 5 (13.51%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Senior Developer
4 5 (13.51%) Senior DevOps
4 5 (13.51%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Java Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Scrum Master
7 1 (2.70%) Digital Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Security Architect
7 1 (2.70%) Senior Architect
7 1 (2.70%) Senior Digital Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (45.95%) J2EE
2 15 (40.54%) JSON
2 15 (40.54%) REST
2 15 (40.54%) Spring
2 15 (40.54%) Spring MVC
2 15 (40.54%) Web Services
3 6 (16.22%) .NET
4 3 (8.11%) Velocity
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.70%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (100.00%) OO
2 36 (97.30%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (48.65%) OOP
3 18 (48.65%) Scrum
4 16 (43.24%) BDD
4 16 (43.24%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 16 (43.24%) TDD
5 15 (40.54%) MVC
6 14 (37.84%) IT Strategy
7 12 (32.43%) DevOps
7 12 (32.43%) Risk Management
8 11 (29.73%) User Stories
9 10 (27.03%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (24.32%) Enterprise Architecture
10 9 (24.32%) TOGAF
10 9 (24.32%) Zachman Framework
11 8 (21.62%) Microservices
11 8 (21.62%) Procedural Programming
12 6 (16.22%) Line Management
12 6 (16.22%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 33 (89.19%) Java
2 17 (45.95%) JavaScript
3 8 (21.62%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
Vendors
1 1 (2.70%) Cognizant