Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
South East > Thames Valley
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 240 239 283
Rank change year-on-year -1 +44 -21
Permanent jobs citing OOD 89 121 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Thames Valley 0.87% 0.99% 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 1.11% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 84 114 87
Thames Valley median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +10.47% -14.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £29,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £61,250 £65,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -9.57%

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 9,412 10,886 12,011
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Thames Valley 91.83% 89.18% 90.29%
Number of salaries quoted 7,474 8,697 9,405
Thames Valley median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +2.15%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £72,500 £72,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 21 January 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 21 January 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
Berkshire -1 49 £50,000 -13.04% 5
Oxfordshire +3 22 £35,000 -26.32% 2
Buckinghamshire +8 18 £60,000 +26.32%
OOD
South East

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 73 (82.02%) OO
2 54 (60.67%) JavaScript
3 50 (56.18%) C#
4 47 (52.81%) Software Engineering
5 40 (44.94%) HTML
6 38 (42.70%) Agile Software Development
7 37 (41.57%) SQL Server
8 35 (39.33%) CSS
9 34 (38.20%) .NET
10 33 (37.08%) Java
11 28 (31.46%) Degree
12 26 (29.21%) Unit Testing
13 24 (26.97%) C++
14 23 (25.84%) Web Development
15 22 (24.72%) AngularJS
16 21 (23.60%) SQL
17 20 (22.47%) ASP.NET
17 20 (22.47%) Relational Database
18 19 (21.35%) PHP
18 19 (21.35%) Mathematics
19 18 (20.22%) Windows
20 17 (19.10%) .NET Framework
20 17 (19.10%) Entity Framework
21 16 (17.98%) Problem-Solving
21 16 (17.98%) Computer Science
21 16 (17.98%) Linux
21 16 (17.98%) MySQL
21 16 (17.98%) E-Commerce
22 15 (16.85%) Python
22 15 (16.85%) SDLC

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 8 (8.99%) IIS
2 1 (1.12%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.62%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.62%) AWS Lambda
2 5 (5.62%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (5.62%) Serverless
3 1 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.12%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
3 1 (1.12%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.37%) 3G
1 3 (3.37%) 4G
1 3 (3.37%) 5G
1 3 (3.37%) LTE
1 3 (3.37%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (41.57%) SQL Server
2 20 (22.47%) Relational Database
3 16 (17.98%) MySQL
4 8 (8.99%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (8.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (8.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (6.74%) MongoDB
5 6 (6.74%) NoSQL
6 5 (5.62%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (5.62%) Redis
7 1 (1.12%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (11.24%) Git (software)
1 10 (11.24%) Maven
2 8 (8.99%) ReSharper
2 8 (8.99%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (5.62%) Apache Ivy
3 5 (5.62%) Gradle
4 1 (1.12%) CruiseControl
4 1 (1.12%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.12%) Eclipse RCP
4 1 (1.12%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.12%) Selenium
General
1 10 (11.24%) Publishing
2 6 (6.74%) Retail
3 5 (5.62%) Electronics
3 5 (5.62%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.12%) Games
Job Titles
1 40 (44.94%) Developer
2 37 (41.57%) Software Engineer
3 21 (23.60%) C# Developer
4 14 (15.73%) Architect
5 11 (12.36%) Java Developer
5 11 (12.36%) Junior
5 11 (12.36%) Junior Software Engineer
6 10 (11.24%) Graduate
6 10 (11.24%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 8 (8.99%) .NET Developer
7 8 (8.99%) C# .NET Developer
8 7 (7.87%) C# Software Engineer
8 7 (7.87%) PHP Developer
8 7 (7.87%) Senior Software Engineer
9 5 (5.62%) C Developer
9 5 (5.62%) C++ Developer
9 5 (5.62%) C++ Software Engineer
9 5 (5.62%) C++/C# Developer
9 5 (5.62%) JavaScript Developer
9 5 (5.62%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (44.94%) HTML
2 35 (39.33%) CSS
3 34 (38.20%) .NET
4 22 (24.72%) AngularJS
5 20 (22.47%) ASP.NET
6 17 (19.10%) .NET Framework
6 17 (19.10%) Entity Framework
7 15 (16.85%) Node.js
8 14 (15.73%) Spring
9 11 (12.36%) Hibernate
10 10 (11.24%) ASP.NET MVC
10 10 (11.24%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 10 (11.24%) React
11 9 (10.11%) jQuery
11 9 (10.11%) LINQ
11 9 (10.11%) WCF
12 8 (8.99%) .NET Core
12 8 (8.99%) ASP.NET Core
12 8 (8.99%) HTML5
12 8 (8.99%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.11%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.62%) Embedded Systems
2 5 (5.62%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.25%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (2.25%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.12%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.12%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 18 (20.22%) Windows
2 16 (17.98%) Linux
3 5 (5.62%) Unix
4 3 (3.37%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (1.12%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (82.02%) OO
2 47 (52.81%) Software Engineering
3 38 (42.70%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (29.21%) Unit Testing
5 23 (25.84%) Web Development
6 19 (21.35%) Mathematics
7 16 (17.98%) Computer Science
7 16 (17.98%) E-Commerce
7 16 (17.98%) Problem-Solving
8 15 (16.85%) SDLC
9 14 (15.73%) Process Improvement
10 13 (14.61%) MVC
11 11 (12.36%) TDD
12 10 (11.24%) OOA/OOD
13 9 (10.11%) OOP
13 9 (10.11%) Physics
14 8 (8.99%) Refactoring
15 7 (7.87%) UML
16 6 (6.74%) Continuous Improvement
16 6 (6.74%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 54 (60.67%) JavaScript
2 50 (56.18%) C#
3 33 (37.08%) Java
4 24 (26.97%) C++
5 21 (23.60%) SQL
6 19 (21.35%) PHP
7 15 (16.85%) Python
8 11 (12.36%) Apple Swift
8 11 (12.36%) Objective-C
9 10 (11.24%) ES6
9 10 (11.24%) Kotlin
9 10 (11.24%) Perl
9 10 (11.24%) Ruby
9 10 (11.24%) TypeScript
10 8 (8.99%) C
11 6 (6.74%) Java 8
12 1 (1.12%) Apex Code
12 1 (1.12%) SOQL
12 1 (1.12%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (31.46%) Degree
2 13 (14.61%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (14.61%) QA
2 4 (4.49%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (13.48%) Firmware
Vendors
1 12 (13.48%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.37%) Oracle
3 2 (2.25%) Sybase
4 1 (1.12%) Apple
4 1 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.12%) Samsung