Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
12 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 55 83 111
Rank change year-on-year +28 +28 -8
Permanent jobs citing OOD 26 13 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 3.04% 1.33% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.38% 1.44% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 15 12 8
Somerset median annual salary £38,300 £42,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.81% -18.05% +20.59%
10th Percentile £25,000 £31,250 £39,500
90th Percentile £46,000 £50,000 £75,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -5.56%

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 769 900 1,201
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 89.94% 92.21% 92.67%
Number of salaries quoted 659 654 1,010
Somerset median annual salary £42,784 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.67% +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £27,180 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £68,375 £58,750
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

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 12 December 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 12 December 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 +7 24 £38,300 +2.13% 2
Street - 1 £26,500 -
Taunton - 1 £60,000 -
OOD
South West

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 26 (100.00%) OO
2 25 (96.15%) Windows
2 25 (96.15%) C++
3 24 (92.31%) Java
3 24 (92.31%) Linux
3 24 (92.31%) UML
3 24 (92.31%) Unit Testing
4 21 (80.77%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (80.77%) Software Engineering
4 21 (80.77%) HTML
4 21 (80.77%) CSS
4 21 (80.77%) C#
5 20 (76.92%) Middleware
5 20 (76.92%) JSP
5 20 (76.92%) Apache
5 20 (76.92%) Security Cleared
5 20 (76.92%) SDLC
6 17 (65.38%) Degree
6 17 (65.38%) SQL
7 16 (61.54%) Python
7 16 (61.54%) ETL
7 16 (61.54%) Eclipse
7 16 (61.54%) Business Intelligence
7 16 (61.54%) Aerospace
7 16 (61.54%) Eclipse RCP
7 16 (61.54%) Big Data
7 16 (61.54%) Business Analytics
7 16 (61.54%) Analytics
7 16 (61.54%) Machine Learning
8 12 (46.15%) Actionable Insight

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 20 (76.92%) Apache
2 12 (46.15%) Tornado
Communications & Networking
1 8 (30.77%) Tactical Data Link
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (61.54%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 16 (61.54%) Eclipse
1 16 (61.54%) Eclipse RCP
2 8 (30.77%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (3.85%) SpecFlow
General
1 16 (61.54%) Aerospace
2 12 (46.15%) Military
3 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (80.77%) Software Engineer
2 8 (30.77%) Junior
2 8 (30.77%) Senior Software Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Junior Software Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) C++ Software Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Java Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Java Software Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Software Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Junior Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Junior Software Developer
6 1 (3.85%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (3.85%) 3D Software Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Big Data Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Big Data Software Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (3.85%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Programmer
6 1 (3.85%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (80.77%) CSS
1 21 (80.77%) HTML
2 20 (76.92%) JSP
2 20 (76.92%) Middleware
3 1 (3.85%) .NET
3 1 (3.85%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.85%) MFC
3 1 (3.85%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 25 (96.15%) Windows
2 24 (92.31%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (100.00%) OO
2 24 (92.31%) UML
2 24 (92.31%) Unit Testing
3 21 (80.77%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (80.77%) Software Engineering
4 20 (76.92%) SDLC
5 16 (61.54%) Analytics
5 16 (61.54%) Business Analytics
5 16 (61.54%) Business Intelligence
5 16 (61.54%) ETL
5 16 (61.54%) Machine Learning
6 12 (46.15%) Actionable Insight
7 11 (42.31%) Time Management
8 1 (3.85%) BDD
8 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
8 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (3.85%) Mathematics
8 1 (3.85%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (3.85%) Test Automation
8 1 (3.85%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (96.15%) C++
2 24 (92.31%) Java
3 21 (80.77%) C#
4 17 (65.38%) SQL
5 16 (61.54%) Python
Qualifications
1 20 (76.92%) Security Cleared
2 17 (65.38%) Degree
3 1 (3.85%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft