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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 44 36 24
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -12
Permanent jobs citing OOD 9 10 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 2.88% 3.36% 7.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.32% 4.03% 8.72%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 17
Average salary £52,500 £48,750 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +35.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £45,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £52,750 £43,500
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
271 248 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 86.58% 83.22% 89.86%
Number of salaries quoted 242 243 188
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 £58,250
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 20 August 2014.

OOD Salary Histogram in Bedford

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 40 (100.00%) C#
1 40 (100.00%) .NET
1 40 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 39 (97.50%) Windows
3 36 (90.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 35 (87.50%) TDD
4 35 (87.50%) Microsoft
4 35 (87.50%) ASP.NET
4 35 (87.50%) SQL
5 34 (85.00%) T-SQL
5 34 (85.00%) OO
5 34 (85.00%) Multithreading
5 34 (85.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 34 (85.00%) .NET Framework
5 34 (85.00%) WCF
6 32 (80.00%) WinForms
7 31 (77.50%) Subversion
8 30 (75.00%) WPF
9 29 (72.50%) SharePoint
10 28 (70.00%) Scrum
11 27 (67.50%) N-Tier
12 25 (62.50%) Visual Studio
13 23 (57.50%) MVC
14 19 (47.50%) Silverlight
15 18 (45.00%) LINQ
15 18 (45.00%) MS Excel
15 18 (45.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 18 (45.00%) Moq
16 17 (42.50%) Relational Database
17 16 (40.00%) Software Engineering

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 29 (72.50%) SharePoint
2 6 (15.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 18 (45.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 34 (85.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (42.50%) Relational Database
4 16 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (17.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 36 (90.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 31 (77.50%) Subversion
3 25 (62.50%) Visual Studio
4 18 (45.00%) Moq
5 5 (12.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (7.50%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 8 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 36 (90.00%) Developer
2 19 (47.50%) Senior Developer
3 17 (42.50%) C# Developer
3 17 (42.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 16 (40.00%) Lead Developer
4 16 (40.00%) .NET Developer
4 16 (40.00%) Technical Leader
5 15 (37.50%) Technical Developer
6 11 (27.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 11 (27.50%) Solutions Architect
6 11 (27.50%) Architect
7 10 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (20.00%) Senior C# Developer
9 7 (17.50%) Senior .NET Developer
10 6 (15.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (15.00%) SharePoint Developer
11 5 (12.50%) C# Software Developer
11 5 (12.50%) .NET Software Developer
11 5 (12.50%) Software Developer
12 4 (10.00%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (100.00%) .NET
2 35 (87.50%) ASP.NET
3 34 (85.00%) .NET Framework
3 34 (85.00%) WCF
4 32 (80.00%) WinForms
5 30 (75.00%) WPF
6 19 (47.50%) Silverlight
7 18 (45.00%) LINQ
7 18 (45.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 14 (35.00%) Web Services
9 11 (27.50%) ADO.NET
10 9 (22.50%) CSS
10 9 (22.50%) Middleware
10 9 (22.50%) Ajax
10 9 (22.50%) HTML
10 9 (22.50%) HTML5
10 9 (22.50%) jQuery
10 9 (22.50%) Windows Identity Foundation
11 8 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (17.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 27 (67.50%) N-Tier
2 7 (17.50%) Client/Server
3 5 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 39 (97.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (87.50%) TDD
2 34 (85.00%) OO
2 34 (85.00%) Multithreading
3 28 (70.00%) Scrum
4 23 (57.50%) MVC
5 16 (40.00%) Software Engineering
6 13 (32.50%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (25.00%) SOA
8 9 (22.50%) Project Management
8 9 (22.50%) Business Analysis
8 9 (22.50%) Technical Architecture
8 9 (22.50%) Product Management
8 9 (22.50%) Domain-Driven Design
9 7 (17.50%) Technical Analysis
10 4 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 40 (100.00%) C#
2 35 (87.50%) SQL
3 34 (85.00%) T-SQL
4 9 (22.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) Degree
Systems Management
1 11 (27.50%) MOM
Vendors
1 35 (87.50%) Microsoft
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