Period
to 13 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South 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 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
England > South West
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 197 249 235
Rank change year-on-year +52 -14 -21
Permanent jobs citing OOD 132 89 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.32% 0.87% 1.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.42% 0.95% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 102 72 97
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £31,375 £31,375 £30,500
90th Percentile £53,625 £54,750 £53,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% -7.62% +5.00%

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 South West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 9,294 9,357 9,763
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 92.66% 91.25% 91.06%
Number of salaries quoted 7,378 7,704 8,132
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

OOD
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing OOD as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for OOD in the South West

OOD
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for OOD in the South West

OOD
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OOD in the South West over the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

Salary histogram for OOD in the South West

OOD
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOD within the South West region over the 6 months to 13 December 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
Wiltshire +28 44 £42,500 +13.33% 6
Gloucestershire +30 34 £45,000 +5.88% 6
Bristol +9 30 £45,000 +12.50% 7
Somerset +30 13 £42,000 -18.05% 4
Dorset -10 9 £48,000 +6.67% 6
Devon +9 2 £36,250 - 1
OOD
England

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 South West region with a requirement for OOD.

1 121 (91.67%) OO
2 93 (70.45%) Software Engineering
3 92 (69.70%) C++
4 84 (63.64%) Linux
5 78 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
6 65 (49.24%) Java
7 60 (45.45%) Scrum
8 54 (40.91%) C
9 51 (38.64%) C#
10 50 (37.88%) Python
11 40 (30.30%) UML
12 39 (29.55%) TDD
13 37 (28.03%) Spring
13 37 (28.03%) Windows
13 37 (28.03%) Apache
14 36 (27.27%) SQL
14 36 (27.27%) Security Cleared
15 34 (25.76%) JUnit
16 33 (25.00%) HTML
16 33 (25.00%) Maven
16 33 (25.00%) Degree
17 32 (24.24%) Qt
18 31 (23.48%) Subversion
19 29 (21.97%) Android
19 29 (21.97%) Jenkins
20 28 (21.21%) Android Development
20 28 (21.21%) iOS Development
20 28 (21.21%) Apple iOS
20 28 (21.21%) JIRA
21 27 (20.45%) CSS

OOD
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 37 (28.03%) Apache
2 26 (19.70%) Confluence
3 5 (3.79%) IIS
4 2 (1.52%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.76%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.76%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.76%) CMS
5 1 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.76%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (2.27%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (1.52%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.76%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.30%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.27%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.76%) npm
4 1 (0.76%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 15 (11.36%) Internet
2 4 (3.03%) Network Security
3 3 (2.27%) HTTP
3 3 (2.27%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.76%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (12.88%) SQL Server
2 10 (7.58%) MySQL
3 6 (4.55%) Big Data
3 6 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (3.03%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.27%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.27%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (2.27%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.27%) SQLite
6 1 (0.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (0.76%) Apache Accumulo
6 1 (0.76%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.76%) Geospatial Data
6 1 (0.76%) GIS
6 1 (0.76%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.76%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.76%) Neo4j
6 1 (0.76%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 34 (25.76%) JUnit
2 33 (25.00%) Maven
3 31 (23.48%) Subversion
4 29 (21.97%) Jenkins
5 28 (21.21%) JIRA
6 26 (19.70%) Ant
7 25 (18.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 25 (18.94%) Bitbucket
7 25 (18.94%) EasyMock
8 24 (18.18%) Apache Ivy
9 15 (11.36%) Eclipse
10 11 (8.33%) Git (software)
11 10 (7.58%) Visual Studio
12 9 (6.82%) Eclipse RCP
12 9 (6.82%) Team Foundation Server
13 5 (3.79%) ClearCase
14 3 (2.27%) Oracle APEX
14 3 (2.27%) Selenium
14 3 (2.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 2 (1.52%) Cucumber
General
1 22 (16.67%) Finance
2 4 (3.03%) Marketing
3 3 (2.27%) Aerospace
3 3 (2.27%) Electronics
3 3 (2.27%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.27%) Retail
3 3 (2.27%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.52%) Military
Job Titles
1 88 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 52 (39.39%) Developer
3 37 (28.03%) C++ Software Engineer
4 32 (24.24%) Java Engineer
5 30 (22.73%) Java Software Engineer
6 23 (17.42%) DevOps Engineer
7 20 (15.15%) Java Developer
7 20 (15.15%) Senior Software Engineer
7 20 (15.15%) Software Developer
8 17 (12.88%) Embedded Engineer
8 17 (12.88%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 14 (10.61%) Embedded C++ Engineer
9 14 (10.61%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
10 13 (9.85%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 10 (7.58%) .NET Developer
12 9 (6.82%) Agile Developer
12 9 (6.82%) Agile Java Developer
12 9 (6.82%) C# Developer
12 9 (6.82%) DevOps Developer
12 9 (6.82%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (28.03%) Spring
2 33 (25.00%) HTML
3 32 (24.24%) Qt
4 27 (20.45%) CSS
5 25 (18.94%) EJB
5 25 (18.94%) Java EE
5 25 (18.94%) JSF
6 24 (18.18%) .NET
7 18 (13.64%) ASP.NET
7 18 (13.64%) ASP.NET Web API
8 11 (8.33%) Middleware
8 11 (8.33%) RESTful
9 10 (7.58%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (6.82%) AngularJS
10 9 (6.82%) Hibernate
10 9 (6.82%) JSP
11 8 (6.06%) Ajax
11 8 (6.06%) XML
12 7 (5.30%) .NET Framework
12 7 (5.30%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 26 (19.70%) User Experience
1 26 (19.70%) Wiki
2 24 (18.18%) Embedded Systems
3 16 (12.12%) Greenfield Project
4 12 (9.09%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 7 (5.30%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.27%) Algorithms
6 3 (2.27%) Data Structures
6 3 (2.27%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.76%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.76%) Fintech
7 1 (0.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 84 (63.64%) Linux
2 37 (28.03%) Windows
3 29 (21.97%) Android
4 28 (21.21%) Apple iOS
5 25 (18.94%) CentOS
5 25 (18.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.52%) Unix
7 1 (0.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (91.67%) OO
2 93 (70.45%) Software Engineering
3 78 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
4 60 (45.45%) Scrum
5 40 (30.30%) UML
6 39 (29.55%) TDD
7 28 (21.21%) Android Development
7 28 (21.21%) iOS Development
8 26 (19.70%) Continuous Integration
8 26 (19.70%) DevOps
8 26 (19.70%) Open Source
9 25 (18.94%) Mobile Development
9 25 (18.94%) Requirements Analysis
10 24 (18.18%) Computer Science
11 23 (17.42%) Project Management
12 20 (15.15%) MVC
13 14 (10.61%) SDLC
14 13 (9.85%) Problem-Solving
14 13 (9.85%) Unit Testing
15 12 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 92 (69.70%) C++
2 65 (49.24%) Java
3 54 (40.91%) C
4 51 (38.64%) C#
5 50 (37.88%) Python
6 36 (27.27%) SQL
7 20 (15.15%) JavaScript
8 18 (13.64%) Embedded C
9 10 (7.58%) T-SQL
10 7 (5.30%) VB.NET
11 5 (3.79%) PHP
11 5 (3.79%) PL/SQL
12 4 (3.03%) Embedded C++
13 2 (1.52%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.52%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.76%) Fortran
14 1 (0.76%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.76%) PHP 5
14 1 (0.76%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.76%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 36 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 33 (25.00%) Degree
3 9 (6.82%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.27%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.27%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.76%) ISO 9000
2 1 (0.76%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.76%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (0.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.76%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 25 (18.94%) Red Hat
2 15 (11.36%) Microsoft
3 10 (7.58%) Oracle
4 3 (2.27%) SAP
4 3 (2.27%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.76%) Hortonworks
5 1 (0.76%) Sitecore