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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 47 36 27
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -9
Permanent jobs citing OOD 11 8 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 3.46% 2.73% 7.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.09% 3.23% 7.94%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 15
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +38.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £46,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £53,250 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
269 248 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 84.59% 84.64% 88.73%
Number of salaries quoted 239 244 179
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OOD across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

OOD Salary Histogram in Bedford

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 36 (100.00%) C#
1 36 (100.00%) .NET
1 36 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 35 (97.22%) Windows
3 32 (88.89%) Team Foundation Server
4 31 (86.11%) WPF
4 31 (86.11%) TDD
4 31 (86.11%) Microsoft
4 31 (86.11%) ASP.NET
4 31 (86.11%) SQL
5 30 (83.33%) T-SQL
5 30 (83.33%) OO
5 30 (83.33%) SharePoint
5 30 (83.33%) .NET Framework
5 30 (83.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 30 (83.33%) WCF
5 30 (83.33%) Multithreading
6 28 (77.78%) WinForms
7 27 (75.00%) Subversion
8 25 (69.44%) MVC
9 24 (66.67%) Scrum
10 23 (63.89%) N-Tier
11 21 (58.33%) Visual Studio
12 20 (55.56%) Silverlight
13 19 (52.78%) LINQ
13 19 (52.78%) MS Excel
13 19 (52.78%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 19 (52.78%) Moq
14 18 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
15 15 (41.67%) Web Services

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 30 (83.33%) SharePoint
2 5 (13.89%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.78%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 19 (52.78%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 30 (83.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 12 (33.33%) Relational Database
5 7 (19.44%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 32 (88.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 27 (75.00%) Subversion
3 21 (58.33%) Visual Studio
4 19 (52.78%) Moq
5 5 (13.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 4 (11.11%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 8 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 35 (97.22%) Developer
2 19 (52.78%) Senior Developer
2 19 (52.78%) C# Developer
2 19 (52.78%) C# .NET Developer
3 18 (50.00%) .NET Developer
4 15 (41.67%) Lead Developer
4 15 (41.67%) Technical Leader
5 14 (38.89%) Technical Developer
6 11 (30.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 10 (27.78%) ASP.NET Developer
7 10 (27.78%) Senior C# Developer
8 9 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
9 6 (16.67%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
9 6 (16.67%) Architect
10 5 (13.89%) Software Developer
10 5 (13.89%) C# Software Developer
10 5 (13.89%) SharePoint Developer
10 5 (13.89%) .NET Software Developer
11 4 (11.11%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (100.00%) .NET
2 31 (86.11%) ASP.NET
2 31 (86.11%) WPF
3 30 (83.33%) .NET Framework
3 30 (83.33%) WCF
4 28 (77.78%) WinForms
5 20 (55.56%) Silverlight
6 19 (52.78%) LINQ
6 19 (52.78%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 15 (41.67%) Web Services
8 12 (33.33%) ADO.NET
9 8 (22.22%) CSS
9 8 (22.22%) Middleware
9 8 (22.22%) Ajax
9 8 (22.22%) jQuery
9 8 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (22.22%) HTML5
9 8 (22.22%) Windows Identity Foundation
9 8 (22.22%) HTML
10 7 (19.44%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 23 (63.89%) N-Tier
2 7 (19.44%) Client/Server
3 5 (13.89%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 35 (97.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (86.11%) TDD
2 30 (83.33%) OO
2 30 (83.33%) Multithreading
3 25 (69.44%) MVC
4 24 (66.67%) Scrum
5 11 (30.56%) Software Engineering
6 8 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (19.44%) Technical Analysis
8 5 (13.89%) SOA
9 4 (11.11%) Project Management
9 4 (11.11%) Business Analysis
9 4 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
9 4 (11.11%) Web Development
9 4 (11.11%) Product Management
9 4 (11.11%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 36 (100.00%) C#
2 31 (86.11%) SQL
3 30 (83.33%) T-SQL
4 8 (22.22%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) Degree
Systems Management
1 12 (33.33%) MOM
Vendors
1 31 (86.11%) Microsoft
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