Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for OOA/OOD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OOA/OOD over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Analysis and Design (OOA/OOD)
UK
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 688 618 655
Rank change year-on-year -70 +37 -34
Permanent jobs citing OOA/OOD 562 715 794
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.32% 0.38% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.42% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 474 631 715
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +1.94%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

OOA/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 with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 160296 168588 194039
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.92% 89.36% 88.77%
Number of salaries quoted 126459 140088 159820
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,476 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.06% +4.16% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +6.25%

OOA/OOD
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing OOA/OOD as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for OOA/OOD in the UK

OOA/OOD
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for OOA/OOD in the UK

OOA/OOD
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OOA/OOD over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for OOA/OOD in the UK

OOA/OOD
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOA/OOD within the UK over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
England -40 542 £55,000 - 23
UK excluding London -32 276 £50,000 +5.26% 15
London -65 265 £60,000 - 9
South East +71 124 £45,000 -5.26% 5
North of England +25 56 £57,500 -17.86% 3
North West +21 43 £62,500 -10.71% 3
East of England -27 33 £72,500 +3.57% 1
South West +24 28 £48,750 +8.33% 5
Midlands +8 26 £55,000 +53.85%
West Midlands +15 20 £55,000 +113.59%
Yorkshire +26 13 £52,500 -8.70%
Scotland -32 7 £33,227 -33.55% 1
East Midlands +8 6 £50,000 -
Northern Ireland - 3 - -

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing OOA/OOD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for OOA/OOD.

1 427 (75.98%) OO
2 391 (69.57%) Agile Software Development
3 289 (51.42%) Java
4 267 (47.51%) TDD
5 266 (47.33%) SQL
6 252 (44.84%) .NET
7 227 (40.39%) C#
8 188 (33.45%) SQL Server
9 169 (30.07%) MVC
10 167 (29.72%) Finance
11 157 (27.94%) Scrum
12 150 (26.69%) OOD
13 149 (26.51%) Computer Science
14 144 (25.62%) Windows
15 143 (25.44%) HTML
16 141 (25.09%) Spring
17 128 (22.78%) JavaScript
18 124 (22.06%) Degree
19 122 (21.71%) UML
20 120 (21.35%) XML
21 107 (19.04%) CSS
22 102 (18.15%) .NET Framework
22 102 (18.15%) Relational Database
23 101 (17.97%) Web Services
24 100 (17.79%) OOP
25 98 (17.44%) J2EE
26 95 (16.90%) ASP.NET
27 94 (16.73%) Kanban
28 90 (16.01%) Software Engineering
29 88 (15.66%) BDD

OOA/OOD
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 50 (8.90%) IIS
2 24 (4.27%) JBoss
2 24 (4.27%) Tomcat
3 23 (4.09%) WebSphere
4 22 (3.91%) Apache
5 18 (3.20%) CMS
5 18 (3.20%) WebLogic
6 16 (2.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 14 (2.49%) Anypoint
7 14 (2.49%) BizTalk Server
7 14 (2.49%) WebSphere Application Server
8 11 (1.96%) Drupal
8 11 (1.96%) MQSeries
9 9 (1.60%) eZ Publish
9 9 (1.60%) WordPress
10 7 (1.25%) Apache ServiceMix
11 6 (1.07%) Mule
11 6 (1.07%) SharePoint
12 3 (0.53%) GlassFish
12 3 (0.53%) Jetty
Applications
1 7 (1.25%) Adobe Illustrator
1 7 (1.25%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.36%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (1.60%) Magento
2 3 (0.53%) MetaTrader
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (1.07%) Office 365
3 5 (0.89%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 4 (0.71%) Slack
5 3 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.36%) Force.com
6 2 (0.36%) SaaS
7 1 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.18%) GitHub
7 1 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 29 (5.16%) Internet
2 12 (2.14%) HTTP
3 8 (1.42%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.18%) DNS
4 1 (0.18%) FTP
4 1 (0.18%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 188 (33.45%) SQL Server
2 102 (18.15%) Relational Database
3 63 (11.21%) NoSQL
4 47 (8.36%) MySQL
5 40 (7.12%) RDBMS
6 31 (5.52%) SQL Server 2014
7 17 (3.02%) MarkLogic
8 14 (2.49%) DTS
8 14 (2.49%) EDRMS
8 14 (2.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 14 (2.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 14 (2.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 12 (2.14%) MongoDB
10 10 (1.78%) PostgreSQL
10 10 (1.78%) Redis
11 9 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
12 8 (1.42%) Oracle Database
13 7 (1.25%) DB2
14 6 (1.07%) Big Data
14 6 (1.07%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 66 (11.74%) NUnit
2 65 (11.57%) Rhino Mocks
3 64 (11.39%) Jenkins
3 64 (11.39%) Moq
4 56 (9.96%) Git (software)
5 43 (7.65%) Team Foundation Server
6 35 (6.23%) JUnit
7 34 (6.05%) JIRA
8 32 (5.69%) MSTest
9 28 (4.98%) Cucumber
9 28 (4.98%) Octopus Deploy
10 20 (3.56%) TeamCity
11 19 (3.38%) Selenium
12 17 (3.02%) Maven
12 17 (3.02%) Mockito
12 17 (3.02%) Subversion
13 16 (2.85%) SpecFlow
14 14 (2.49%) Travis CI
15 12 (2.14%) Hudson
15 12 (2.14%) WebDriver
General
1 167 (29.72%) Finance
2 64 (11.39%) Banking
3 48 (8.54%) Games
4 33 (5.87%) Investment Banking
5 20 (3.56%) Legal
6 18 (3.20%) Retail
7 16 (2.85%) Marketing
8 11 (1.96%) Publishing
9 9 (1.60%) Law
10 7 (1.25%) Front Office
11 4 (0.71%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.36%) Advertising
13 1 (0.18%) Back Office
13 1 (0.18%) Billing
Job Titles
1 386 (68.68%) Developer
2 136 (24.20%) C# Developer
3 131 (23.31%) Java Developer
4 89 (15.84%) Architect
5 87 (15.48%) .NET Developer
6 76 (13.52%) Senior Developer
7 58 (10.32%) Agile Developer
8 51 (9.07%) Software Engineer
9 50 (8.90%) SQL Developer
10 48 (8.54%) Agile C# Developer
11 47 (8.36%) C# .NET Developer
12 46 (8.19%) Senior Java Developer
13 45 (8.01%) Solutions Architect
14 41 (7.30%) Graduate
15 40 (7.12%) Graduate Developer
16 39 (6.94%) JavaScript Developer
17 34 (6.05%) HTML Developer
17 34 (6.05%) Junior
18 32 (5.69%) Graduate .NET Developer
18 32 (5.69%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 252 (44.84%) .NET
2 143 (25.44%) HTML
3 141 (25.09%) Spring
4 120 (21.35%) XML
5 107 (19.04%) CSS
6 102 (18.15%) .NET Framework
7 101 (17.97%) Web Services
8 98 (17.44%) J2EE
9 95 (16.90%) ASP.NET
10 76 (13.52%) Hibernate
10 76 (13.52%) WPF
11 71 (12.63%) HTML5
12 68 (12.10%) AngularJS
12 68 (12.10%) REST
13 67 (11.92%) ASP.NET MVC
13 67 (11.92%) WCF
14 66 (11.74%) Java EE
15 64 (11.39%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 64 (11.39%) WinForms
16 53 (9.43%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 149 (26.51%) Computer Science
2 65 (11.57%) Client/Server
3 61 (10.85%) Analytical Skills
4 52 (9.25%) Algorithms
5 49 (8.72%) Data Structures
6 48 (8.54%) Enterprise Software
7 32 (5.69%) Tandem
8 22 (3.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 21 (3.74%) Fintech
10 19 (3.38%) Clustering
11 16 (2.85%) User Experience
12 14 (2.49%) Management Information System
13 13 (2.31%) Greenfield Project
14 12 (2.14%) Mobile App
15 10 (1.78%) Social Media
16 6 (1.07%) Life Science
17 5 (0.89%) Derivative
18 4 (0.71%) Device Driver
18 4 (0.71%) Fixed Income
18 4 (0.71%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 144 (25.62%) Windows
2 72 (12.81%) Linux
3 28 (4.98%) Unix
4 18 (3.20%) Windows Server
5 8 (1.42%) Oracle Linux
5 8 (1.42%) Solaris
6 1 (0.18%) Android
6 1 (0.18%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.18%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.18%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 427 (75.98%) OO
2 391 (69.57%) Agile Software Development
3 267 (47.51%) TDD
4 169 (30.07%) MVC
5 157 (27.94%) Scrum
6 150 (26.69%) OOD
7 122 (21.71%) UML
8 100 (17.79%) OOP
9 94 (16.73%) Kanban
10 90 (16.01%) Software Engineering
11 88 (15.66%) BDD
12 87 (15.48%) Multithreading
13 83 (14.77%) Continuous Integration
14 75 (13.35%) E-Commerce
15 67 (11.92%) Unit Testing
16 65 (11.57%) SDLC
17 62 (11.03%) Test Automation
18 58 (10.32%) SOA
19 57 (10.14%) Business Intelligence
20 39 (6.94%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 289 (51.42%) Java
2 266 (47.33%) SQL
3 227 (40.39%) C#
4 128 (22.78%) JavaScript
5 60 (10.68%) T-SQL
6 39 (6.94%) F#
7 34 (6.05%) PHP
8 26 (4.63%) Python
9 23 (4.09%) C++
10 17 (3.02%) C
11 11 (1.96%) PL/SQL
11 11 (1.96%) Scala
12 10 (1.78%) Ruby
12 10 (1.78%) Shell Script
13 9 (1.60%) PowerShell
14 6 (1.07%) Clojure
14 6 (1.07%) Groovy
14 6 (1.07%) TypeScript
15 5 (0.89%) Go
15 5 (0.89%) XPath
Qualifications
1 124 (22.06%) Degree
2 82 (14.59%) Computer Science Degree
3 20 (3.56%) Security Cleared
3 20 (3.56%) Sun Certification
4 19 (3.38%) Master's Degree
5 14 (2.49%) DV Cleared
6 12 (2.14%) OCMJD
7 11 (1.96%) OCPJP
7 11 (1.96%) OCPJWCD
7 11 (1.96%) Oracle Certification
7 11 (1.96%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.18%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.18%) MCAD
8 1 (0.18%) MCSD
8 1 (0.18%) MCTS
8 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.18%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (7.30%) QA
2 5 (0.89%) Data Quality
2 5 (0.89%) Web Application Security Consortium
3 4 (0.71%) SLA
4 1 (0.18%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.18%) EMIR
4 1 (0.18%) MiFID
System Software
1 11 (1.96%) Active Directory
2 10 (1.78%) Docker
3 4 (0.71%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.18%) Firmware
4 1 (0.18%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 15 (2.67%) Puppet
2 1 (0.18%) Ansible
2 1 (0.18%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (0.18%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 86 (15.30%) Microsoft
2 67 (11.92%) Oracle
3 30 (5.34%) Sun
4 14 (2.49%) VMware
4 14 (2.49%) webMethods
5 9 (1.60%) Adobe
5 9 (1.60%) Zend
6 8 (1.42%) Atlassian
6 8 (1.42%) Cloudera
7 5 (0.89%) Cognizant
7 5 (0.89%) Perforce
7 5 (0.89%) Sybase
8 4 (0.71%) Teradata
8 4 (0.71%) Xamarin
9 3 (0.53%) Facebook
9 3 (0.53%) MKS
9 3 (0.53%) Sencha
9 3 (0.53%) Solace
9 3 (0.53%) Unisys
10 2 (0.36%) Casewise