Period
to 5 April 2020

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 5 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
5 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 55 77 103
Rank change year-on-year +22 +26 -4
Permanent jobs citing OOD 28 24 3
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Somerset 3.28% 2.24% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.74% 2.48% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 18 23 5
Median annual salary £38,300 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.13% -11.76% -5.56%
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 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 749 969 1,077
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 87.81% 90.31% 92.05%
Number of salaries quoted 631 666 906
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,029 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.07% +5.07% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,000 £27,197
90th Percentile £71,250 £68,750 £60,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +4.94%

OOD
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for OOD in Somerset

OOD
Salary Trend in Somerset

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing OOD in Somerset.

Salary trend 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 5 April 2020. 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 -1 27 £38,300 +2.13% 6
Street - 1 £26,500 -
OOD
South West

For the 6 months to 5 April 2020, 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 28 (100.00%) C++
1 28 (100.00%) OO
2 27 (96.43%) Java
2 27 (96.43%) Windows
2 27 (96.43%) Linux
2 27 (96.43%) UML
2 27 (96.43%) Software Engineering
2 27 (96.43%) Unit Testing
2 27 (96.43%) SDLC
3 25 (89.29%) Degree
4 24 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (85.71%) Aerospace
4 24 (85.71%) Security Cleared
5 19 (67.86%) Time Management
5 19 (67.86%) Rational DOORS
5 19 (67.86%) Tactical Data Link
6 13 (46.43%) C#
6 13 (46.43%) HTML
6 13 (46.43%) Apache
6 13 (46.43%) CSS
6 13 (46.43%) JSP
6 13 (46.43%) Middleware
7 12 (42.86%) Management Information System
8 8 (28.57%) Military
8 8 (28.57%) Python
8 8 (28.57%) ETL
8 8 (28.57%) Eclipse
8 8 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (28.57%) SQL
8 8 (28.57%) 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 13 (46.43%) Apache
2 8 (28.57%) Tornado
Communications & Networking
1 19 (67.86%) Tactical Data Link
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 19 (67.86%) Rational DOORS
2 8 (28.57%) Eclipse
2 8 (28.57%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 24 (85.71%) Aerospace
2 8 (28.57%) Military
3 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 27 (96.43%) Software Engineer
2 14 (50.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Java Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Java Software Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Junior
3 5 (17.86%) Junior Software Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Programmer
5 1 (3.57%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (46.43%) CSS
1 13 (46.43%) HTML
1 13 (46.43%) JSP
1 13 (46.43%) Middleware
2 1 (3.57%) MFC
2 1 (3.57%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 12 (42.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 27 (96.43%) Linux
1 27 (96.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (100.00%) OO
2 27 (96.43%) SDLC
2 27 (96.43%) Software Engineering
2 27 (96.43%) UML
2 27 (96.43%) Unit Testing
3 24 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (67.86%) Time Management
5 8 (28.57%) Actionable Insight
5 8 (28.57%) Analytics
5 8 (28.57%) Business Analytics
5 8 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (28.57%) ETL
5 8 (28.57%) Machine Learning
6 1 (3.57%) Artificial Intelligence
6 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
6 1 (3.57%) Innovative Thinking
6 1 (3.57%) Mathematics
6 1 (3.57%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) C++
2 27 (96.43%) Java
3 13 (46.43%) C#
4 8 (28.57%) Python
4 8 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (89.29%) Degree
2 24 (85.71%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) Computer Science Degree