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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 70 82 69
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -13
Permanent jobs citing OOD 1 3 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.15% 0.36% 1.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.41% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 16
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
UK excluding London median salary £42,750 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +12.50%

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
595 738 768
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 90.02% 89.02% 84.12%
Number of salaries quoted 520 678 657
Median salary £50,500 £50,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.00% +9.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering

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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) C Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++