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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 72 72 90
Rank change year-on-year
0 +18
Permanent jobs citing OOD 22 19 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.16% 1.88% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.72% 2.23% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 22 17 5
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
808 851 860
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 79.45% 84.01% 80.60%
Number of salaries quoted 695 770 797
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £30,150
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 21 November 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 21 November 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 +6 22 £45,000 -14.28% 1
OOD
East of England

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 32 (100.00%) C#
1 32 (100.00%) .NET
2 31 (96.88%) SQL Server
3 30 (93.75%) SQL
3 30 (93.75%) Scrum
3 30 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (93.75%) WCF
4 29 (90.63%) .NET Framework
4 29 (90.63%) T-SQL
4 29 (90.63%) ASP.NET
4 29 (90.63%) OO
4 29 (90.63%) Microsoft
5 28 (87.50%) TDD
5 28 (87.50%) MVC
5 28 (87.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 27 (84.38%) Windows
7 26 (81.25%) MS Excel
7 26 (81.25%) WinForms
7 26 (81.25%) WPF
7 26 (81.25%) LINQ
8 25 (78.13%) SharePoint
8 25 (78.13%) N-Tier
8 25 (78.13%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 24 (75.00%) Multithreading
10 23 (71.88%) Moq
10 23 (71.88%) Silverlight
10 23 (71.88%) SQL Server 2005
11 20 (62.50%) Visual Studio
12 19 (59.38%) ADO.NET
12 19 (59.38%) Web Services

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 25 (78.13%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.13%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 26 (81.25%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (96.88%) SQL Server
2 28 (87.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (71.88%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (12.50%) Relational Database
5 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 23 (71.88%) Moq
2 20 (62.50%) Visual Studio
3 17 (53.13%) Team Foundation Server
4 15 (46.88%) Rhino Mocks
4 15 (46.88%) Subversion
5 2 (6.25%) NUnit
General
1 4 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (90.63%) Developer
2 23 (71.88%) C# Developer
2 23 (71.88%) C# .NET Developer
3 21 (65.63%) .NET Developer
4 18 (56.25%) Senior Developer
5 16 (50.00%) Senior C# Developer
6 15 (46.88%) Senior .NET Developer
7 14 (43.75%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 11 (34.38%) ASP.NET Developer
9 7 (21.88%) Technical Leader
9 7 (21.88%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (18.75%) Agile .NET Developer
10 6 (18.75%) Agile C# Developer
10 6 (18.75%) Technical Developer
10 6 (18.75%) Lead Developer
11 2 (6.25%) Development Manager
11 2 (6.25%) Web Developer
12 1 (3.13%) Solutions Architect
12 1 (3.13%) Programmer
12 1 (3.13%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (100.00%) .NET
2 30 (93.75%) WCF
3 29 (90.63%) .NET Framework
3 29 (90.63%) ASP.NET
4 26 (81.25%) WinForms
4 26 (81.25%) WPF
4 26 (81.25%) LINQ
5 25 (78.13%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 23 (71.88%) Silverlight
7 19 (59.38%) Web Services
7 19 (59.38%) ADO.NET
8 16 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 12 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 7 (21.88%) HTML
11 6 (18.75%) jQuery
11 6 (18.75%) CSS
12 5 (15.63%) Ajax
12 5 (15.63%) HTML5
13 3 (9.38%) Windows Identity Foundation
13 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 25 (78.13%) N-Tier
2 2 (6.25%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 27 (84.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (93.75%) Scrum
1 30 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (90.63%) OO
3 28 (87.50%) MVC
3 28 (87.50%) TDD
4 24 (75.00%) Multithreading
5 4 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (6.25%) Performance Management
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Analysis
6 2 (6.25%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.25%) Coaching
6 2 (6.25%) Software Engineering
6 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (6.25%) Matrix Management
7 1 (3.13%) OOP
7 1 (3.13%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) C#
2 30 (93.75%) SQL
3 29 (90.63%) T-SQL
4 7 (21.88%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 19 (59.38%) MOM
Vendors
1 29 (90.63%) Microsoft
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