The table below looks at the statistics for OOD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 83 72 83
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +11
Permanent jobs citing OOD 17 12 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.51% 1.29% 1.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.88% 1.55% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 17 11 19
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,900 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%
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
902 773 787
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 79.89% 83.21% 76.48%
Number of salaries quoted 743 705 700
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,400 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OOD across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OOD across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

OOD Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

OOD
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOD within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford -7 17 £45,000 -14.28% 2
OOD
East of England

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 31 (93.94%) C#
1 31 (93.94%) .NET
2 30 (90.91%) SQL Server
3 29 (87.88%) SQL
3 29 (87.88%) OO
4 28 (84.85%) Windows
5 27 (81.82%) Microsoft
5 27 (81.82%) T-SQL
5 27 (81.82%) ASP.NET
5 27 (81.82%) Scrum
5 27 (81.82%) WinForms
5 27 (81.82%) WCF
6 26 (78.79%) .NET Framework
6 26 (78.79%) TDD
7 25 (75.76%) SQL Server 2008
8 24 (72.73%) Multithreading
8 24 (72.73%) Team Foundation Server
8 24 (72.73%) SharePoint
9 23 (69.70%) N-Tier
9 23 (69.70%) Agile Software Development
10 22 (66.67%) Subversion
10 22 (66.67%) WPF
11 21 (63.64%) MVC
12 20 (60.61%) MS Excel
13 19 (57.58%) LINQ
13 19 (57.58%) SQL Server 2005
13 19 (57.58%) Moq
13 19 (57.58%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 17 (51.52%) Silverlight
15 16 (48.48%) Visual Studio

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 24 (72.73%) SharePoint
2 4 (12.12%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 20 (60.61%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) 3GPP
2 1 (3.03%) LTE
2 1 (3.03%) 4G
2 1 (3.03%) GPRS
2 1 (3.03%) GSM
2 1 (3.03%) 3G
2 1 (3.03%) UMTS
2 1 (3.03%) WEP
2 1 (3.03%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (90.91%) SQL Server
2 25 (75.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (57.58%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (24.24%) Relational Database
5 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 24 (72.73%) Team Foundation Server
2 22 (66.67%) Subversion
3 19 (57.58%) Moq
4 16 (48.48%) Visual Studio
5 7 (21.21%) Rhino Mocks
6 2 (6.06%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (24.24%) Finance
Job Titles
1 30 (90.91%) Developer
2 19 (57.58%) C# Developer
2 19 (57.58%) C# .NET Developer
3 17 (51.52%) .NET Developer
4 14 (42.42%) Senior Developer
5 11 (33.33%) Lead Developer
5 11 (33.33%) Senior C# Developer
5 11 (33.33%) Technical Leader
6 10 (30.30%) Senior .NET Developer
6 10 (30.30%) Technical Developer
7 9 (27.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (18.18%) Solutions Architect
9 6 (18.18%) Architect
10 4 (12.12%) SharePoint Developer
10 4 (12.12%) SharePoint Architect
10 4 (12.12%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
11 3 (9.09%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
12 2 (6.06%) Software Development Engineer
12 2 (6.06%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (93.94%) .NET
2 27 (81.82%) ASP.NET
2 27 (81.82%) WinForms
2 27 (81.82%) WCF
3 26 (78.79%) .NET Framework
4 22 (66.67%) WPF
5 19 (57.58%) LINQ
5 19 (57.58%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 17 (51.52%) Silverlight
7 15 (45.45%) ADO.NET
8 13 (39.39%) Web Services
9 8 (24.24%) HTML5
9 8 (24.24%) CSS
9 8 (24.24%) HTML
10 7 (21.21%) Windows Identity Foundation
10 7 (21.21%) jQuery
10 7 (21.21%) Ajax
11 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (6.06%) XML
12 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 23 (69.70%) N-Tier
2 2 (6.06%) Client/Server
2 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 28 (84.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (87.88%) OO
2 27 (81.82%) Scrum
3 26 (78.79%) TDD
4 24 (72.73%) Multithreading
5 23 (69.70%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (63.64%) MVC
7 8 (24.24%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (21.21%) Software Engineering
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 2 (6.06%) Technical Analysis
12 1 (3.03%) Requirements Analysis
12 1 (3.03%) Software Testing
12 1 (3.03%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 31 (93.94%) C#
2 29 (87.88%) SQL
3 27 (81.82%) T-SQL
4 8 (24.24%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.06%) Java
5 2 (6.06%) C++
5 2 (6.06%) Perl
6 1 (3.03%) C
6 1 (3.03%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) Degree
Systems Management
1 15 (45.45%) MOM
Vendors
1 27 (81.82%) Microsoft
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