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

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 75 76 94
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +18
Permanent jobs citing OOD 22 18 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.16% 1.77% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.70% 2.10% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 22 16 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 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
814 856 904
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 79.96% 84.33% 80.71%
Number of salaries quoted 705 771 842
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 £30,000
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 27 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 27 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 +9 22 £45,000 -14.28% 2
OOD
East of England

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 33 (100.00%) C#
1 33 (100.00%) .NET
2 32 (96.97%) SQL Server
3 31 (93.94%) Scrum
3 31 (93.94%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (93.94%) WCF
4 30 (90.91%) .NET Framework
4 30 (90.91%) SQL
4 30 (90.91%) ASP.NET
4 30 (90.91%) Microsoft
5 29 (87.88%) OO
5 29 (87.88%) T-SQL
5 29 (87.88%) TDD
5 29 (87.88%) MVC
5 29 (87.88%) SQL Server 2008
6 27 (81.82%) WPF
6 27 (81.82%) LINQ
6 27 (81.82%) MS Excel
6 27 (81.82%) Windows
7 26 (78.79%) N-Tier
7 26 (78.79%) WinForms
7 26 (78.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 25 (75.76%) SharePoint
9 24 (72.73%) Silverlight
9 24 (72.73%) Multithreading
10 23 (69.70%) Moq
10 23 (69.70%) SQL Server 2005
11 21 (63.64%) Visual Studio
12 20 (60.61%) Web Services
13 19 (57.58%) MOM

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 (75.76%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.03%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 27 (81.82%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (96.97%) SQL Server
2 29 (87.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (69.70%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (12.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (12.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (12.12%) Relational Database
5 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 23 (69.70%) Moq
2 21 (63.64%) Visual Studio
3 18 (54.55%) Team Foundation Server
4 15 (45.45%) Rhino Mocks
4 15 (45.45%) Subversion
5 3 (9.09%) NUnit
General
1 4 (12.12%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (87.88%) Developer
2 23 (69.70%) C# Developer
2 23 (69.70%) C# .NET Developer
3 21 (63.64%) .NET Developer
4 18 (54.55%) Senior Developer
5 16 (48.48%) Senior C# Developer
6 15 (45.45%) Senior .NET Developer
7 14 (42.42%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 11 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
9 7 (21.21%) Technical Leader
9 7 (21.21%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (18.18%) Agile .NET Developer
10 6 (18.18%) Agile C# Developer
10 6 (18.18%) Technical Developer
10 6 (18.18%) Lead Developer
11 3 (9.09%) Development Manager
12 2 (6.06%) Web Developer
13 1 (3.03%) Solutions Architect
13 1 (3.03%) Programmer
13 1 (3.03%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (100.00%) .NET
2 31 (93.94%) WCF
3 30 (90.91%) .NET Framework
3 30 (90.91%) ASP.NET
4 27 (81.82%) WPF
4 27 (81.82%) LINQ
5 26 (78.79%) WinForms
5 26 (78.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 24 (72.73%) Silverlight
7 20 (60.61%) Web Services
8 19 (57.58%) ADO.NET
9 17 (51.52%) ASP.NET MVC
10 13 (39.39%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 8 (24.24%) HTML
12 7 (21.21%) jQuery
12 7 (21.21%) CSS
13 6 (18.18%) Ajax
14 5 (15.15%) HTML5
15 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 3 (9.09%) Windows Identity Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 26 (78.79%) N-Tier
2 2 (6.06%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 27 (81.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (93.94%) Scrum
1 31 (93.94%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (87.88%) TDD
2 29 (87.88%) OO
2 29 (87.88%) MVC
3 24 (72.73%) Multithreading
4 4 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (9.09%) Performance Management
5 3 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 3 (9.09%) Coaching
5 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (9.09%) Matrix Management
6 2 (6.06%) Software Engineering
6 2 (6.06%) Technical Analysis
7 1 (3.03%) Refactoring
7 1 (3.03%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) C#
2 30 (90.91%) SQL
3 29 (87.88%) T-SQL
4 8 (24.24%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.03%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 19 (57.58%) MOM
Vendors
1 30 (90.91%) Microsoft
Bedfordshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £48,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago