The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for OOD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 48 - 60
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing OOD 15 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 2.68% - 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.03% - 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 3
Median salary £50,000 - £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

OOD is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Watford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 495 473 411
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 88.39% 80.72% 83.88%
Number of salaries quoted 403 405 300
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

OOD
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Watford citing OOD as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for OOD in Watford

OOD
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for OOD in Watford

OOD
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OOD in Watford over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for OOD in Watford

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, 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 Watford region with a requirement for OOD.

1 20 (62.50%) Shell Script
1 20 (62.50%) Java
1 20 (62.50%) SQL
1 20 (62.50%) Unix
1 20 (62.50%) OO
2 19 (59.38%) UML
3 15 (46.88%) Windows
4 13 (40.63%) SOAP
4 13 (40.63%) Web Services
4 13 (40.63%) XML
4 13 (40.63%) SOA
4 13 (40.63%) REST
5 12 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 12 (37.50%) HTML
5 12 (37.50%) Wealth Management
6 10 (31.25%) GWT
6 10 (31.25%) Degree
6 10 (31.25%) Physics
6 10 (31.25%) Computer Science
6 10 (31.25%) Software Engineering
6 10 (31.25%) Ajax
6 10 (31.25%) WebSphere
6 10 (31.25%) LabVIEW
6 10 (31.25%) Subversion
6 10 (31.25%) C++
6 10 (31.25%) WebLogic
6 10 (31.25%) Visual Studio
6 10 (31.25%) JBoss
6 10 (31.25%) OpenGL
6 10 (31.25%) Multithreading

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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 (31.25%) JBoss
1 10 (31.25%) WebLogic
1 10 (31.25%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (28.13%) RDBMS
1 9 (28.13%) Relational Database
2 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 10 (31.25%) LabVIEW
1 10 (31.25%) Subversion
1 10 (31.25%) Visual Studio
2 3 (9.38%) JUnit
General
1 9 (28.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (71.88%) Developer
2 13 (40.63%) Analyst
2 13 (40.63%) Systems Analyst
3 10 (31.25%) C++ Developer
3 10 (31.25%) C++ Software Developer
3 10 (31.25%) Software Developer
4 7 (21.88%) SQL Developer
5 5 (15.63%) Java Developer
5 5 (15.63%) SOA Analyst
5 5 (15.63%) SQL Analyst
5 5 (15.63%) SQL Server Developer
5 5 (15.63%) Unix Analyst
5 5 (15.63%) Unix Developer
5 5 (15.63%) XML Analyst
6 4 (12.50%) Analyst Developer
6 4 (12.50%) Java Analyst Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Developer Analyst
7 3 (9.38%) Finance Systems Analyst
7 3 (9.38%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Senior Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (40.63%) REST
1 13 (40.63%) SOAP
1 13 (40.63%) Web Services
1 13 (40.63%) XML
2 12 (37.50%) HTML
3 10 (31.25%) Ajax
3 10 (31.25%) GWT
3 10 (31.25%) Node.js
3 10 (31.25%) OpenCV
3 10 (31.25%) OpenGL
4 8 (25.00%) Hibernate
4 8 (25.00%) Java EE
4 8 (25.00%) Spring
5 7 (21.88%) CSS
6 5 (15.63%) AngularJS
6 5 (15.63%) CSS3
6 5 (15.63%) Ember.js
6 5 (15.63%) HTML5
6 5 (15.63%) JSON
7 1 (3.13%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.25%) User Experience
3 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 20 (62.50%) Unix
2 15 (46.88%) Windows
3 9 (28.13%) Linux
4 5 (15.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (62.50%) OO
2 19 (59.38%) UML
3 13 (40.63%) SOA
4 12 (37.50%) Wealth Management
5 10 (31.25%) Image Processing
5 10 (31.25%) Multithreading
5 10 (31.25%) Physics
5 10 (31.25%) Software Engineering
6 9 (28.13%) BPR
6 9 (28.13%) TDD
7 4 (12.50%) Data Modelling
8 3 (9.38%) OOA/OOD
8 3 (9.38%) Presales
8 3 (9.38%) Release Management
9 2 (6.25%) Web Application Development
9 2 (6.25%) Web Design
9 2 (6.25%) Web Development
10 1 (3.13%) Performance Improvement
10 1 (3.13%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 20 (62.50%) Java
1 20 (62.50%) Shell Script
1 20 (62.50%) SQL
2 12 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 10 (31.25%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (31.25%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (6.25%) Sybase
2 1 (3.13%) IBM