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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 44 41 35
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -6
Permanent jobs citing OOD 14 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 4.28% 2.57% 6.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.95% 2.94% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 14 7 13
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
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
283 238 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 86.54% 87.50% 86.67%
Number of salaries quoted 261 235 172
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 2014.

OOD Salary Histogram in Bedford

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 19 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 33 (100.00%) C#
1 33 (100.00%) .NET
2 32 (96.97%) SQL Server
3 30 (90.91%) SQL
3 30 (90.91%) ASP.NET
3 30 (90.91%) Windows
4 29 (87.88%) Microsoft
4 29 (87.88%) TDD
5 28 (84.85%) .NET Framework
5 28 (84.85%) WCF
5 28 (84.85%) SQL Server 2008
5 28 (84.85%) Team Foundation Server
5 28 (84.85%) OO
5 28 (84.85%) T-SQL
6 27 (81.82%) SharePoint
6 27 (81.82%) Multithreading
7 26 (78.79%) WPF
7 26 (78.79%) WinForms
8 25 (75.76%) Scrum
8 25 (75.76%) Subversion
9 23 (69.70%) N-Tier
9 23 (69.70%) MVC
10 21 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
11 19 (57.58%) Silverlight
11 19 (57.58%) LINQ
11 19 (57.58%) Visual Studio
11 19 (57.58%) MS Excel
11 19 (57.58%) Moq
11 19 (57.58%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 18 (54.55%) SQL Server 2005

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 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 27 (81.82%) SharePoint
2 5 (15.15%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (3.03%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 19 (57.58%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (96.97%) SQL Server
2 28 (84.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (54.55%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (30.30%) Relational Database
5 5 (15.15%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 28 (84.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 25 (75.76%) Subversion
3 19 (57.58%) Moq
3 19 (57.58%) Visual Studio
4 6 (18.18%) Rhino Mocks
5 3 (9.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (24.24%) Finance
Job Titles
1 32 (96.97%) Developer
2 17 (51.52%) Senior Developer
2 17 (51.52%) C# Developer
2 17 (51.52%) C# .NET Developer
3 16 (48.48%) .NET Developer
4 13 (39.39%) Technical Leader
4 13 (39.39%) Lead Developer
5 12 (36.36%) Technical Developer
6 10 (30.30%) Senior C# Developer
7 9 (27.27%) Senior .NET Developer
7 9 (27.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (24.24%) ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (18.18%) Solutions Architect
9 6 (18.18%) Architect
10 5 (15.15%) SharePoint Developer
11 4 (12.12%) SharePoint Architect
11 4 (12.12%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
11 4 (12.12%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
12 3 (9.09%) Software Developer
12 3 (9.09%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (100.00%) .NET
2 30 (90.91%) ASP.NET
3 28 (84.85%) .NET Framework
3 28 (84.85%) WCF
4 26 (78.79%) WPF
4 26 (78.79%) WinForms
5 19 (57.58%) Silverlight
5 19 (57.58%) LINQ
5 19 (57.58%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 15 (45.45%) Web Services
7 14 (42.42%) ADO.NET
8 9 (27.27%) CSS
8 9 (27.27%) HTML
8 9 (27.27%) HTML5
9 8 (24.24%) Windows Identity Foundation
9 8 (24.24%) Ajax
9 8 (24.24%) jQuery
10 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (15.15%) Middleware
11 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 23 (69.70%) N-Tier
2 5 (15.15%) Client/Server
3 3 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 30 (90.91%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (87.88%) TDD
2 28 (84.85%) OO
3 27 (81.82%) Multithreading
4 25 (75.76%) Scrum
5 23 (69.70%) MVC
6 21 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (27.27%) Software Engineering
8 8 (24.24%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (15.15%) Technical Analysis
9 5 (15.15%) SOA
10 4 (12.12%) Project Management
10 4 (12.12%) Business Analysis
10 4 (12.12%) Technical Architecture
10 4 (12.12%) Web Development
10 4 (12.12%) Product Management
10 4 (12.12%) Domain-Driven Design
11 1 (3.03%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) C#
2 30 (90.91%) SQL
3 28 (84.85%) T-SQL
4 9 (27.27%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.03%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) Degree
Systems Management
1 14 (42.42%) MOM
Vendors
1 29 (87.88%) Microsoft
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