The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Bedford region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 38 41 40
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Permanent jobs citing OOD 42 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 8.32% 4.58% 1.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.37% 5.56% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 40 12 2
Average salary £47,500 £30,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.33% -29.41%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
405 216 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 80.20% 82.44% 84.68%
Number of salaries quoted 387 210 178
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
OOD
Bedfordshire

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 17 April 2014.

OOD Salary Histogram in Bedford

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 61 (100.00%) C#
1 61 (100.00%) .NET
2 57 (93.44%) SQL Server
3 56 (91.80%) Windows
4 51 (83.61%) Team Foundation Server
5 50 (81.97%) TDD
6 49 (80.33%) OO
7 46 (75.41%) Microsoft
7 46 (75.41%) SQL
7 46 (75.41%) ASP.NET
8 45 (73.77%) T-SQL
8 45 (73.77%) WinForms
8 45 (73.77%) .NET Framework
8 45 (73.77%) WCF
8 45 (73.77%) Multithreading
8 45 (73.77%) SQL Server 2008
9 43 (70.49%) N-Tier
10 40 (65.57%) Subversion
10 40 (65.57%) Scrum
11 38 (62.30%) WPF
11 38 (62.30%) Visual Studio
12 33 (54.10%) SharePoint
12 33 (54.10%) Software Engineering
13 29 (47.54%) Relational Database
14 28 (45.90%) LINQ
15 27 (44.26%) Domain-Driven Design
16 25 (40.98%) SOA
16 25 (40.98%) Web Services
17 24 (39.34%) MVC
17 24 (39.34%) Continuous Integration

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 33 (54.10%) SharePoint
2 10 (16.39%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (8.20%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 16 (26.23%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.64%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (93.44%) SQL Server
2 45 (73.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 29 (47.54%) Relational Database
4 11 (18.03%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (9.84%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 51 (83.61%) Team Foundation Server
2 40 (65.57%) Subversion
3 38 (62.30%) Visual Studio
4 16 (26.23%) Moq
5 11 (18.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 5 (8.20%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 1 (1.64%) Finance
Job Titles
1 44 (72.13%) Developer
2 24 (39.34%) Solutions Architect
2 24 (39.34%) Architect
3 17 (27.87%) Lead Developer
4 16 (26.23%) Technical Leader
4 16 (26.23%) Technical Developer
5 15 (24.59%) C# Developer
6 14 (22.95%) Senior Developer
6 14 (22.95%) .NET Developer
6 14 (22.95%) SharePoint Developer
6 14 (22.95%) C# .NET Developer
7 11 (18.03%) C# Software Developer
7 11 (18.03%) Software Developer
8 10 (16.39%) .NET Software Developer
9 4 (6.56%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
9 4 (6.56%) ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (6.56%) Senior C# Developer
9 4 (6.56%) Senior .NET Developer
9 4 (6.56%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (6.56%) SharePoint Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (100.00%) .NET
2 46 (75.41%) ASP.NET
3 45 (73.77%) WinForms
3 45 (73.77%) .NET Framework
3 45 (73.77%) WCF
4 38 (62.30%) WPF
5 28 (45.90%) LINQ
6 25 (40.98%) Web Services
7 23 (37.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 18 (29.51%) ADO.NET
9 17 (27.87%) Silverlight
9 17 (27.87%) LINQ to SQL
10 16 (26.23%) Middleware
11 13 (21.31%) ASP.NET MVC
12 9 (14.75%) HTML5
12 9 (14.75%) jQuery
12 9 (14.75%) Windows Identity Foundation
12 9 (14.75%) Ajax
12 9 (14.75%) HTML
12 9 (14.75%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 43 (70.49%) N-Tier
2 11 (18.03%) Computer Science
3 6 (9.84%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.28%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 56 (91.80%) Windows
2 2 (3.28%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (81.97%) TDD
2 49 (80.33%) OO
3 45 (73.77%) Multithreading
4 40 (65.57%) Scrum
5 33 (54.10%) Software Engineering
6 27 (44.26%) Domain-Driven Design
7 25 (40.98%) SOA
8 24 (39.34%) MVC
8 24 (39.34%) Continuous Integration
9 23 (37.70%) Product Management
9 23 (37.70%) Project Management
9 23 (37.70%) Business Analysis
9 23 (37.70%) Technical Architecture
10 6 (9.84%) Technical Analysis
11 4 (6.56%) Web Development
12 2 (3.28%) OOP
12 2 (3.28%) iOS Development
12 2 (3.28%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 61 (100.00%) C#
2 46 (75.41%) SQL
3 45 (73.77%) T-SQL
4 9 (14.75%) JavaScript
5 7 (11.48%) XPath
6 5 (8.20%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 11 (18.03%) Degree
Systems Management
1 6 (9.84%) MOM
Vendors
1 46 (75.41%) Microsoft
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