Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
England > South West
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 228 225 223
Rank change year-on-year -3 -2 -106
Permanent jobs citing OOD 112 117 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.11% 1.11% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.24% 1.25% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 91 99 105
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £27,000 £31,850
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 9,021 9,381 10,369
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 89.12% 89.39% 89.77%
Number of salaries quoted 7,409 7,776 8,716
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +3.90%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £63,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 19 January 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 19 January 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
Bristol -16 40 £43,750 -2.78% 9
Dorset -9 33 £45,000 - 2
Gloucestershire +30 24 £45,000 +24.14% 2
Somerset -11 7 £55,000 +15.79% 1
Wiltshire -11 6 £38,500 -14.44% 2
Devon +7 2 - -
OOD
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 South West region with a requirement for OOD.

1 89 (79.46%) OO
2 64 (57.14%) Software Engineering
3 63 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
4 56 (50.00%) C#
5 52 (46.43%) C++
5 52 (46.43%) .NET
6 51 (45.54%) C
7 39 (34.82%) Scrum
8 37 (33.04%) HTML
9 35 (31.25%) TDD
10 33 (29.46%) Linux
11 29 (25.89%) CSS
12 28 (25.00%) JavaScript
13 27 (24.11%) OOP
14 26 (23.21%) Git (software)
15 25 (22.32%) MVC
16 24 (21.43%) SQL Server
17 23 (20.54%) Java
18 21 (18.75%) ASP.NET
18 21 (18.75%) UML
18 21 (18.75%) Android
18 21 (18.75%) .NET Framework
19 20 (17.86%) AngularJS
19 20 (17.86%) SQL
19 20 (17.86%) Subversion
20 19 (16.96%) Security Cleared
21 18 (16.07%) ASP.NET Web API
21 18 (16.07%) MySQL
21 18 (16.07%) Embedded C
22 17 (15.18%) Embedded C++

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 10 (8.93%) Drupal
2 9 (8.04%) CMS
2 9 (8.04%) WordPress
3 7 (6.25%) Apache
3 7 (6.25%) Confluence
4 6 (5.36%) IIS
4 6 (5.36%) JBoss
4 6 (5.36%) Sitecore CMS
5 5 (4.46%) WebSphere
6 3 (2.68%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.89%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 7 (6.25%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 3 (2.68%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (5.36%) npm
3 4 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.89%) GitHub
4 1 (0.89%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.68%) Internet
2 2 (1.79%) HTTP
2 2 (1.79%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.89%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 18 (16.07%) MySQL
3 9 (8.04%) MongoDB
4 5 (4.46%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (4.46%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.79%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (1.79%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.79%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.79%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 26 (23.21%) Git (software)
2 20 (17.86%) Subversion
3 13 (11.61%) Jenkins
4 11 (9.82%) Selenium
5 10 (8.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 10 (8.93%) JIRA
5 10 (8.93%) JUnit
5 10 (8.93%) Visual Studio
6 9 (8.04%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (6.25%) Bitbucket
7 7 (6.25%) EasyMock
8 6 (5.36%) Bower
8 6 (5.36%) Maven
8 6 (5.36%) NuGet
8 6 (5.36%) Octopus Deploy
8 6 (5.36%) SpecFlow
9 5 (4.46%) Ant
9 5 (4.46%) Apache Ivy
10 3 (2.68%) MSTest
10 3 (2.68%) WebDriver
General
1 17 (15.18%) Finance
2 9 (8.04%) Marketing
3 7 (6.25%) Electronics
3 7 (6.25%) Telecoms
4 6 (5.36%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.68%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.79%) Retail
7 1 (0.89%) Automotive
7 1 (0.89%) Billing
7 1 (0.89%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 57 (50.89%) Software Engineer
2 55 (49.11%) Developer
3 24 (21.43%) .NET Developer
3 24 (21.43%) Senior Developer
4 22 (19.64%) Embedded Engineer
4 22 (19.64%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 18 (16.07%) C++ Software Engineer
5 18 (16.07%) Senior .NET Developer
6 15 (13.39%) Java Engineer
6 15 (13.39%) Java Software Engineer
7 13 (11.61%) C# Developer
8 12 (10.71%) ASP.NET Developer
8 12 (10.71%) Senior Software Engineer
9 11 (9.82%) Embedded C++ Engineer
9 11 (9.82%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
9 11 (9.82%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
10 10 (8.93%) PHP Developer
11 9 (8.04%) C Software Engineer
11 9 (8.04%) Software Developer
12 8 (7.14%) C/C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (46.43%) .NET
2 37 (33.04%) HTML
3 29 (25.89%) CSS
4 21 (18.75%) .NET Framework
4 21 (18.75%) ASP.NET
5 20 (17.86%) AngularJS
6 18 (16.07%) ASP.NET Web API
7 15 (13.39%) ASP.NET MVC
7 15 (13.39%) jQuery
8 14 (12.50%) HTML5
8 14 (12.50%) Java EE
9 11 (9.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 9 (8.04%) Node.js
10 9 (8.04%) Spring
11 8 (7.14%) Entity Framework
11 8 (7.14%) JSON
12 7 (6.25%) EJB
12 7 (6.25%) JSF
12 7 (6.25%) RESTful
12 7 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
2 9 (8.04%) Device Driver
3 7 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 7 (6.25%) User Experience
3 7 (6.25%) Wiki
4 5 (4.46%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.46%) Embedded Systems
4 5 (4.46%) N-Tier
5 3 (2.68%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.79%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.89%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.89%) Cyber Warfare
7 1 (0.89%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (0.89%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 33 (29.46%) Linux
2 21 (18.75%) Android
3 16 (14.29%) Windows
4 14 (12.50%) Apple iOS
5 9 (8.04%) Windows Embedded Compact
6 7 (6.25%) CentOS
6 7 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.79%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (79.46%) OO
2 64 (57.14%) Software Engineering
3 63 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (34.82%) Scrum
5 35 (31.25%) TDD
6 27 (24.11%) OOP
7 25 (22.32%) MVC
8 21 (18.75%) UML
9 16 (14.29%) DevOps
10 15 (13.39%) BDD
11 14 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (11.61%) SOLID
13 12 (10.71%) Android Development
13 12 (10.71%) iOS Development
13 12 (10.71%) SDLC
14 10 (8.93%) Mobile Development
15 9 (8.04%) Digital Marketing
15 9 (8.04%) Embedded Software Development
15 9 (8.04%) Mentoring
16 8 (7.14%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 56 (50.00%) C#
2 52 (46.43%) C++
3 51 (45.54%) C
4 28 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 23 (20.54%) Java
6 20 (17.86%) SQL
7 18 (16.07%) Embedded C
8 17 (15.18%) Embedded C++
8 17 (15.18%) PHP
9 13 (11.61%) Python
10 7 (6.25%) MATLAB
11 6 (5.36%) TypeScript
12 5 (4.46%) T-SQL
13 3 (2.68%) VB
13 3 (2.68%) VB.NET
14 2 (1.79%) Objective-C
15 1 (0.89%) Ada
Qualifications
1 19 (16.96%) Security Cleared
2 13 (11.61%) Degree
3 8 (7.14%) DV Cleared
4 5 (4.46%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.68%) MCP
6 1 (0.89%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.79%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.89%) IEC 61508
2 1 (0.89%) MISRA
2 1 (0.89%) MISRA C
System Software
1 1 (0.89%) Docker
1 1 (0.89%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 9 (8.04%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.25%) Oracle
2 7 (6.25%) Red Hat
2 7 (6.25%) Xamarin
3 6 (5.36%) SAP
3 6 (5.36%) Sitecore
4 2 (1.79%) Telerik
5 1 (0.89%) IBM