Period
to 13 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Thames Valley 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 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
South East > Thames Valley
6 months to
13 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 223 244 241
Rank change year-on-year +21 -3 +48
Permanent jobs citing OOD 75 95 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Thames Valley 0.81% 0.87% 0.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% 0.95% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 65 87 114
Thames Valley median annual salary £38,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.00% +5.26% +10.47%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £50,000 £77,500 £61,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +5.88%

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 Thames Valley with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Thames Valley
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 8,388 10,037 11,140
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Thames Valley 90.70% 91.87% 89.77%
Number of salaries quoted 6,760 8,078 8,867
Thames Valley median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +6.38% -1.05%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,300 £75,000 £72,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

OOD
Job Vacancy Trend in the Thames Valley

Job postings citing OOD as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the Thames Valley.

Job vacancy trend for OOD in the Thames Valley

OOD
Salary Trend in the Thames Valley

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

Salary trend for OOD in the Thames Valley

OOD
Salary Histogram in the Thames Valley

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OOD in the Thames Valley over the 6 months to 13 December 2019.

Salary histogram for OOD in the Thames Valley

OOD
Job Locations in the Thames Valley

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOD within the Thames Valley region over the 6 months to 13 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
Oxfordshire +69 59 £38,500 -7.23% 6
Berkshire -18 14 £47,500 -5.00% 4
Buckinghamshire +1 2 £50,000 -16.67% 5
OOD
South East

For the 6 months to 13 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 Thames Valley region with a requirement for OOD.

1 66 (88.00%) Software Engineering
2 58 (77.33%) Mathematics
3 54 (72.00%) Computer Science
4 48 (64.00%) Degree
4 48 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
5 47 (62.67%) C#
6 45 (60.00%) Windows
7 42 (56.00%) Unit Testing
7 42 (56.00%) Computer Science Degree
8 41 (54.67%) .NET
9 35 (46.67%) OO
10 29 (38.67%) JavaScript
11 28 (37.33%) SQL
12 26 (34.67%) HTML
13 25 (33.33%) C++
14 23 (30.67%) Python
14 23 (30.67%) AngularJS
15 22 (29.33%) Linux
15 22 (29.33%) SQL Server
16 21 (28.00%) CSS
16 21 (28.00%) Git (software)
16 21 (28.00%) Web Development
16 21 (28.00%) Algorithms
17 20 (26.67%) Node.js
18 19 (25.33%) Parallel Programming
18 19 (25.33%) Multithreading
18 19 (25.33%) OOP
18 19 (25.33%) React
18 19 (25.33%) Multithreaded Programming
19 18 (24.00%) Computer Vision

OOD
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Thames Valley 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 2 (2.67%) IIS
1 2 (2.67%) NServiceBus
2 1 (1.33%) JBoss
2 1 (1.33%) Jetty
2 1 (1.33%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.33%) Azure
2 2 (2.67%) GCP
2 2 (2.67%) PaaS
3 1 (1.33%) AWS
3 1 (1.33%) npm
3 1 (1.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.00%) Internet
2 1 (1.33%) IPv4
2 1 (1.33%) IPv6
2 1 (1.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (29.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (28.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.33%) Babel
3 1 (1.33%) gulp
3 1 (1.33%) Subversion
3 1 (1.33%) Vagrant
3 1 (1.33%) webpack
General
1 3 (4.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.33%) Aerospace
2 1 (1.33%) Electronics
2 1 (1.33%) Marketing
2 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 65 (86.67%) Software Engineer
2 22 (29.33%) Junior
3 21 (28.00%) C# Software Engineer
3 21 (28.00%) Junior Software Engineer
4 19 (25.33%) Graduate
4 19 (25.33%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 18 (24.00%) .NET Software Engineer
5 18 (24.00%) Control Systems Engineer
6 9 (12.00%) C++ Software Engineer
6 9 (12.00%) Developer
7 5 (6.67%) Senior Software Engineer
8 4 (5.33%) .NET Developer
9 2 (2.67%) C# Developer
9 2 (2.67%) Cloud Native Developer
9 2 (2.67%) Performance Engineer
9 2 (2.67%) Senior .NET Developer
9 2 (2.67%) Senior C# Developer
9 2 (2.67%) Senior Developer
9 2 (2.67%) Software Performance Engineer
9 2 (2.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (54.67%) .NET
2 26 (34.67%) HTML
3 23 (30.67%) AngularJS
4 21 (28.00%) CSS
5 20 (26.67%) Node.js
6 19 (25.33%) React
7 15 (20.00%) OpenMP
8 5 (6.67%) HTML5
9 3 (4.00%) .NET Framework
9 3 (4.00%) Entity Framework
9 3 (4.00%) jQuery
9 3 (4.00%) REST
9 3 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (4.00%) WPF
10 2 (2.67%) .NET Core
10 2 (2.67%) SOAP
10 2 (2.67%) Web Services
10 2 (2.67%) XML
11 1 (1.33%) Hibernate
11 1 (1.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 21 (28.00%) Algorithms
2 15 (20.00%) CUDA
3 9 (12.00%) Internet of Things
3 9 (12.00%) User Experience
4 3 (4.00%) Life Science
5 2 (2.67%) Cloud Native
5 2 (2.67%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.33%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.33%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.33%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.33%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.33%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 45 (60.00%) Windows
2 22 (29.33%) Linux
3 2 (2.67%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (88.00%) Software Engineering
2 58 (77.33%) Mathematics
3 54 (72.00%) Computer Science
4 48 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
5 42 (56.00%) Unit Testing
6 35 (46.67%) OO
7 21 (28.00%) Web Development
8 19 (25.33%) Multithreaded Programming
8 19 (25.33%) Multithreading
8 19 (25.33%) OOP
8 19 (25.33%) Parallel Programming
9 18 (24.00%) Computer Vision
9 18 (24.00%) Image Processing
10 16 (21.33%) Cross-Platform Development
11 9 (12.00%) Analytics
11 9 (12.00%) Data Analytics
11 9 (12.00%) Front End Development
11 9 (12.00%) TDD
12 6 (8.00%) SDLC
13 5 (6.67%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 47 (62.67%) C#
2 29 (38.67%) JavaScript
3 28 (37.33%) SQL
4 25 (33.33%) C++
5 23 (30.67%) Python
6 18 (24.00%) MATLAB
6 18 (24.00%) R
7 4 (5.33%) C
7 4 (5.33%) Java
8 2 (2.67%) PHP
8 2 (2.67%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.33%) Embedded C
9 1 (1.33%) Perl
9 1 (1.33%) Ruby
9 1 (1.33%) Scala
9 1 (1.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 48 (64.00%) Degree
2 42 (56.00%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.67%) QA
2 1 (1.33%) IEC 62304
2 1 (1.33%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 3 (4.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.67%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 3 (4.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.67%) Google
3 1 (1.33%) NEC
3 1 (1.33%) Perforce