Period
to 23 June 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 23 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
England > South West
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 184 187 181
Rank change year-on-year +3 -6 -25
Permanent jobs citing OOD 174 155 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.60% 1.50% 1.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.76% 1.64% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 142 151 163
South West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +15.38%
10th Percentile £36,250 £24,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £56,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +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 9,885 9,448 9,941
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 91.11% 91.63% 89.76%
Number of salaries quoted 8,130 7,783 8,216
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,377 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.72% +3.44% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year - +3.09% +2.11%

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 23 June 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 23 June 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 -11 55 £52,500 +31.25% 15
Gloucestershire +29 51 £46,000 +22.67% 5
Wiltshire +4 33 £45,000 - 7
Dorset -37 31 £45,000 - 4
Somerset +18 3 £42,500 - 1
Cornwall - 1 £36,500 -
OOD
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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.

1 152 (87.36%) OO
2 108 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
3 97 (55.75%) C++
4 95 (54.60%) Software Engineering
5 76 (43.68%) Linux
6 73 (41.95%) C#
7 71 (40.80%) C
8 62 (35.63%) .NET
9 60 (34.48%) SQL
10 58 (33.33%) Java
11 54 (31.03%) Scrum
12 46 (26.44%) Spring
13 45 (25.86%) Security Cleared
14 43 (24.71%) TDD
15 39 (22.41%) HTML
15 39 (22.41%) JUnit
16 35 (20.11%) Visual Studio
16 35 (20.11%) Git (software)
17 34 (19.54%) SQL Server
18 33 (18.97%) UML
19 32 (18.39%) Microsoft
19 32 (18.39%) Open Source
20 31 (17.82%) JavaScript
21 30 (17.24%) Python
21 30 (17.24%) .NET Framework
22 29 (16.67%) CSS
23 28 (16.09%) Degree
24 27 (15.52%) Apache
24 27 (15.52%) Maven
24 27 (15.52%) SDLC

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 27 (15.52%) Apache
2 24 (13.79%) Confluence
3 9 (5.17%) IIS
3 9 (5.17%) JBoss
4 6 (3.45%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.72%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.15%) Apache Pig
6 2 (1.15%) Apache Spark
6 2 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.57%) CMS
7 1 (0.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (4.02%) Simulink
2 3 (1.72%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.57%) Mathcad
Business Applications
1 1 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (4.02%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (3.45%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.57%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.45%) Network Security
2 1 (0.57%) Ethernet
2 1 (0.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (19.54%) SQL Server
2 14 (8.05%) NoSQL
3 13 (7.47%) MySQL
4 11 (6.32%) Geospatial Data
4 11 (6.32%) GIS
5 7 (4.02%) MongoDB
5 7 (4.02%) Oracle Database
6 6 (3.45%) Neo4j
6 6 (3.45%) OrientDB
6 6 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (2.30%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (2.30%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.72%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (1.15%) Apache Accumulo
9 2 (1.15%) Apache Hive
9 2 (1.15%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.57%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 39 (22.41%) JUnit
2 35 (20.11%) Git (software)
2 35 (20.11%) Visual Studio
3 27 (15.52%) Maven
4 25 (14.37%) Jenkins
4 25 (14.37%) JIRA
5 23 (13.22%) Subversion
6 22 (12.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 22 (12.64%) Bitbucket
6 22 (12.64%) EasyMock
7 16 (9.20%) Team Foundation Server
8 13 (7.47%) Ant
9 10 (5.75%) Apache Ivy
10 6 (3.45%) Cucumber
10 6 (3.45%) Eclipse
10 6 (3.45%) Selenium
11 5 (2.87%) ClearCase
12 3 (1.72%) CMake
12 3 (1.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 2 (1.15%) SpecFlow
General
1 24 (13.79%) Finance
2 13 (7.47%) Military
3 9 (5.17%) Marketing
3 9 (5.17%) Telecoms
4 8 (4.60%) Electronics
4 8 (4.60%) Manufacturing
5 6 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 92 (52.87%) Software Engineer
2 80 (45.98%) Developer
3 33 (18.97%) C++ Software Engineer
4 27 (15.52%) Software Developer
5 26 (14.94%) Java Developer
6 25 (14.37%) Java Engineer
7 24 (13.79%) Embedded Engineer
7 24 (13.79%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 24 (13.79%) Java Software Engineer
8 20 (11.49%) .NET Developer
9 14 (8.05%) C# Developer
9 14 (8.05%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 13 (7.47%) C Software Engineer
10 13 (7.47%) C/C++ Software Engineer
11 12 (6.90%) Embedded C++ Engineer
11 12 (6.90%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
12 10 (5.75%) C++ Developer
12 10 (5.75%) C++ Software Developer
12 10 (5.75%) Senior Developer
13 8 (4.60%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (35.63%) .NET
2 46 (26.44%) Spring
3 39 (22.41%) HTML
4 30 (17.24%) .NET Framework
5 29 (16.67%) CSS
6 25 (14.37%) Java EE
7 24 (13.79%) Hibernate
8 23 (13.22%) RESTful
9 22 (12.64%) EJB
9 22 (12.64%) JSF
10 20 (11.49%) AngularJS
11 19 (10.92%) ASP.NET Web API
11 19 (10.92%) WPF
12 17 (9.77%) ASP.NET
12 17 (9.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 15 (8.62%) SOAP
14 14 (8.05%) Entity Framework
14 14 (8.05%) Qt
15 13 (7.47%) GStreamer
15 13 (7.47%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 24 (13.79%) Wiki
2 20 (11.49%) Computer Science
3 15 (8.62%) Device Driver
3 15 (8.62%) User Experience
4 13 (7.47%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 10 (5.75%) Embedded Systems
6 9 (5.17%) Greenfield Project
7 4 (2.30%) Media Streaming
7 4 (2.30%) Video\Live Streaming
8 3 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.72%) Driving Licence
8 3 (1.72%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.72%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.72%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.57%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 76 (43.68%) Linux
2 25 (14.37%) Android
3 22 (12.64%) Windows
4 18 (10.34%) CentOS
4 18 (10.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 17 (9.77%) Apple iOS
6 8 (4.60%) Embedded Linux
7 7 (4.02%) Windows Embedded Compact
8 3 (1.72%) Unix
9 1 (0.57%) FreeRTOS
9 1 (0.57%) SafeRTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (87.36%) OO
2 108 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
3 95 (54.60%) Software Engineering
4 54 (31.03%) Scrum
5 43 (24.71%) TDD
6 33 (18.97%) UML
7 32 (18.39%) Open Source
8 27 (15.52%) SDLC
9 26 (14.94%) MVC
10 22 (12.64%) DevOps
11 21 (12.07%) Continuous Integration
12 18 (10.34%) Requirements Analysis
13 17 (9.77%) Android Development
13 17 (9.77%) iOS Development
13 17 (9.77%) Mobile Development
13 17 (9.77%) SOLID
14 16 (9.20%) Data Modelling
15 13 (7.47%) Mentoring
16 12 (6.90%) Cybersecurity
17 10 (5.75%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 97 (55.75%) C++
2 73 (41.95%) C#
3 71 (40.80%) C
4 60 (34.48%) SQL
5 58 (33.33%) Java
6 31 (17.82%) JavaScript
7 30 (17.24%) Python
8 26 (14.94%) Embedded C
9 25 (14.37%) Embedded C++
10 10 (5.75%) PL/SQL
11 8 (4.60%) Bash Shell
12 7 (4.02%) MATLAB
12 7 (4.02%) Ruby
13 6 (3.45%) Scala
13 6 (3.45%) T-SQL
14 3 (1.72%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.57%) VB
15 1 (0.57%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 45 (25.86%) Security Cleared
2 28 (16.09%) Degree
3 15 (8.62%) SC Cleared
4 12 (6.90%) DV Cleared
5 5 (2.87%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (1.15%) ISEB
6 2 (1.15%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.57%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.57%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.57%) IEC 61508
1 1 (0.57%) ISO 15765
System Software
1 8 (4.60%) Docker
2 2 (1.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 2 (1.15%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (0.57%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.57%) Terraform
Vendors
1 32 (18.39%) Microsoft
2 20 (11.49%) Oracle
3 18 (10.34%) Red Hat
4 8 (4.60%) SAP
5 3 (1.72%) Xamarin
6 2 (1.15%) Hortonworks
7 1 (0.57%) Google