Period
to 20 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 20 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 77 105 100
Rank change year-on-year +28 -5 -12
Permanent jobs citing OOD 19 7 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.90% 0.56% 1.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.07% 0.61% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 18 7 13
Somerset median annual salary £37,500 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.82% +15.79% +30.14%
10th Percentile £31,250 £38,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £50,000 £75,000 £60,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% - +12.50%

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 Somerset with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 916 1,140 1,154
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 91.78% 92.01% 92.39%
Number of salaries quoted 632 976 965
Somerset median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% +3.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,300 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £60,000 £57,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%

OOD
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

Job postings citing OOD as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Somerset.

Job vacancy trend for OOD in Somerset

OOD
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for OOD in Somerset

OOD
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OOD in Somerset over the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

Salary histogram for OOD in Somerset

OOD
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOD within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 20 January 2019. 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
Yeovil - 11 £37,500 - 3
Bath +12 3 £45,000 -18.18%
OOD
South West

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, 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 Somerset region with a requirement for OOD.

1 19 (100.00%) C#
1 19 (100.00%) OO
2 18 (94.74%) C++
2 18 (94.74%) HTML
2 18 (94.74%) Java
2 18 (94.74%) Windows
2 18 (94.74%) Linux
2 18 (94.74%) UML
2 18 (94.74%) Python
2 18 (94.74%) Software Engineering
3 15 (78.95%) Unit Testing
3 15 (78.95%) Business Analytics
3 15 (78.95%) Analytics
3 15 (78.95%) Eclipse RCP
3 15 (78.95%) ETL
3 15 (78.95%) Eclipse
3 15 (78.95%) CSS
3 15 (78.95%) JSP
3 15 (78.95%) SQL
3 15 (78.95%) Apache
3 15 (78.95%) Business Intelligence
3 15 (78.95%) Middleware
4 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (52.63%) Machine Learning
5 10 (52.63%) Big Data
6 8 (42.11%) C
7 6 (31.58%) SDLC
8 5 (26.32%) Mentoring
8 5 (26.32%) Time Management
8 5 (26.32%) Degree

OOD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 15 (78.95%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) HTTP
1 3 (15.79%) Internet
1 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) Big Data
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
3 3 (15.79%) MySQL
3 3 (15.79%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (15.79%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 15 (78.95%) Eclipse
1 15 (78.95%) Eclipse RCP
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle APEX
General
1 3 (15.79%) Aerospace
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (94.74%) Software Engineer
2 15 (78.95%) Senior Software Engineer
3 10 (52.63%) Junior
3 10 (52.63%) Junior Software Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Designer
4 1 (5.26%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (94.74%) HTML
2 15 (78.95%) CSS
2 15 (78.95%) JSP
2 15 (78.95%) Middleware
3 3 (15.79%) Django
3 3 (15.79%) XML
4 1 (5.26%) LINQ
4 1 (5.26%) RESTful
4 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 18 (94.74%) Linux
1 18 (94.74%) Windows
2 3 (15.79%) Android
2 3 (15.79%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) OO
2 18 (94.74%) Software Engineering
2 18 (94.74%) UML
3 15 (78.95%) Analytics
3 15 (78.95%) Business Analytics
3 15 (78.95%) Business Intelligence
3 15 (78.95%) ETL
3 15 (78.95%) Unit Testing
4 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (52.63%) Machine Learning
6 6 (31.58%) SDLC
7 5 (26.32%) Mentoring
7 5 (26.32%) Time Management
8 3 (15.79%) Android Development
8 3 (15.79%) iOS Development
9 1 (5.26%) Requirements Analysis
9 1 (5.26%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) C#
2 18 (94.74%) C++
2 18 (94.74%) Java
2 18 (94.74%) Python
3 15 (78.95%) SQL
4 8 (42.11%) C
5 3 (15.79%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle
1 3 (15.79%) Xamarin
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft