The table below looks at the statistics for OOD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 38 45 35
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -10
Permanent jobs citing OOD 6 25 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 2.29% 6.87% 5.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.47% 8.68% 6.74%
Number of salaries quoted 6 25 13
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +66.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,246
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.92%
OOD
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
243 288 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 92.75% 79.12% 82.13%
Number of salaries quoted 175 284 187
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,250 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OOD across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

OOD
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

OOD Salary Trend in Bedford

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing OOD also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OOD.

1 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
1 12 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 12 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 12 (100.00%) Web Services
1 12 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 12 (100.00%) TDD
1 12 (100.00%) WCF
2 10 (83.33%) WPF
2 10 (83.33%) Silverlight
2 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 10 (83.33%) Scrum
2 10 (83.33%) MVC
2 10 (83.33%) MS Excel
2 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 10 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 10 (83.33%) .NET Framework
3 9 (75.00%) Windows
3 9 (75.00%) OO
3 9 (75.00%) WinForms
3 9 (75.00%) Multithreading
4 8 (66.67%) Entity Framework
4 8 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (66.67%) LINQ
5 7 (58.33%) MOM
5 7 (58.33%) SharePoint
5 7 (58.33%) ADO.NET
5 7 (58.33%) SQL

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing OOD also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OOD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (58.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (83.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 8 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 12 (100.00%) Visual Studio
2 7 (58.33%) Rhino Mocks
2 7 (58.33%) Moq
3 5 (41.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (25.00%) NUnit
5 2 (16.67%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Developer
1 9 (75.00%) Senior Developer
2 7 (58.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 7 (58.33%) Senior C# Developer
2 7 (58.33%) Senior .NET Developer
2 7 (58.33%) .NET Developer
2 7 (58.33%) C# Developer
2 7 (58.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (41.67%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (25.00%) Development Manager
5 1 (8.33%) C# Web Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior .NET Web Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
5 1 (8.33%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
1 12 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 12 (100.00%) Web Services
1 12 (100.00%) WCF
2 10 (83.33%) WPF
2 10 (83.33%) Silverlight
2 10 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 10 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 10 (83.33%) .NET Framework
3 9 (75.00%) WinForms
4 8 (66.67%) Entity Framework
4 8 (66.67%) LINQ
5 7 (58.33%) ADO.NET
6 5 (41.67%) HTML
6 5 (41.67%) CSS
6 5 (41.67%) Ajax
6 5 (41.67%) jQuery
7 4 (33.33%) HTML5
8 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 12 (100.00%) N-Tier
2 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) TDD
2 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (83.33%) Scrum
2 10 (83.33%) MVC
3 9 (75.00%) OO
3 9 (75.00%) Multithreading
4 3 (25.00%) Performance Management
4 3 (25.00%) Matrix Management
4 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (25.00%) Coaching
5 2 (16.67%) Project Management
5 2 (16.67%) SOA
5 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) Web Development
5 2 (16.67%) Product Management
5 2 (16.67%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 7 (58.33%) T-SQL
3 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 7 (58.33%) MOM
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
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