The table below looks at the statistics for OOD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 85 90 93
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +3
Permanent jobs citing OOD 1 9 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.11% 0.81% 1.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.93% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 20
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% -5.00%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
OOD
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
825 970 980
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 91.56% 87.39% 82.84%
Number of salaries quoted 744 813 875
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £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 Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire region citing OOD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

OOD
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OOD across the Bedfordshire region.

OOD Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

OOD
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOD within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford -3 1 £42,500 -10.52%
OOD
East of England

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for OOD.

1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) Web Services
1 7 (100.00%) OO
1 7 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 6 (85.71%) WCF
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) MVC
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) TDD
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) Visual Studio
3 5 (71.43%) SQL
3 5 (71.43%) T-SQL
3 5 (71.43%) Windows
3 5 (71.43%) Relational Database
4 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (57.14%) Multithreading
4 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
4 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
5 3 (42.86%) CSS
5 3 (42.86%) HTML
5 3 (42.86%) WinForms
5 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC 3

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) Relational Database
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Visual Studio
2 4 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (28.57%) Moq
3 2 (28.57%) Rhino Mocks
3 2 (28.57%) Selenium
4 1 (14.29%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (85.71%) .NET Developer
3 5 (71.43%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (71.43%) C# Developer
3 5 (71.43%) Senior Developer
4 4 (57.14%) Senior .NET Developer
4 4 (57.14%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 4 (57.14%) Senior C# Developer
5 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (28.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (28.57%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (28.57%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (14.29%) Azure Developer
7 1 (14.29%) Cloud Developer
7 1 (14.29%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 1 (14.29%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 7 (100.00%) Web Services
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (85.71%) WCF
3 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
4 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (42.86%) CSS
4 3 (42.86%) HTML
4 3 (42.86%) WinForms
5 2 (28.57%) ADO.NET
5 2 (28.57%) Entity Framework
5 2 (28.57%) HTML5
5 2 (28.57%) LINQ
5 2 (28.57%) Silverlight
5 2 (28.57%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Client/Server
1 2 (28.57%) N-Tier
1 2 (28.57%) Wiki
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) OO
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) MVC
2 6 (85.71%) TDD
3 4 (57.14%) Multithreading
3 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
4 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
4 2 (28.57%) Planning Poker
4 2 (28.57%) Scrum
4 2 (28.57%) SOLID
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (14.29%) SDLC
5 1 (14.29%) SOA
5 1 (14.29%) User Stories
5 1 (14.29%) Web Application Development
5 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) T-SQL
3 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) MOM
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft