The table below looks at the statistics for OOD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 38 42 50
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +8
Permanent jobs citing OOD 1 5 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 0.52% 1.92% 7.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 2.07% 8.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 28
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% -2.56%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.59% +5.62%
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
175 242 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 90.21% 92.72% 82.32%
Number of salaries quoted 139 167 308
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,875 £57,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedford region citing OOD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 May 2016, 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 Bedford region with a requirement for OOD.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) OO
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (80.00%) Multithreading
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (80.00%) WCF
2 4 (80.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) WinForms
2 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 3 (60.00%) ADO.NET
3 3 (60.00%) MOM
3 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) Ajax

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford 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 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (60.00%) Moq
2 3 (60.00%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (20.00%) Selenium
3 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Senior Developer
2 4 (80.00%) .NET Developer
2 4 (80.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 4 (80.00%) C# Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Senior C# Developer
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 3 (60.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (60.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (60.00%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (40.00%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 2 (40.00%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (20.00%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (20.00%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (20.00%) Cloud Developer
5 1 (20.00%) Senior C# Software Developer
5 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
2 4 (80.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) WCF
2 4 (80.00%) WinForms
3 3 (60.00%) Ajax
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 3 (60.00%) Entity Framework
3 3 (60.00%) HTML5
3 3 (60.00%) jQuery
3 3 (60.00%) LINQ
3 3 (60.00%) Silverlight
3 3 (60.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) OO
2 4 (80.00%) Multithreading
2 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
3 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) SOLID
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) Planning Poker
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) User Stories
4 1 (20.00%) Web Application Development
4 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) MOM
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft