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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 78 73 96
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +23
Permanent jobs citing OOD 1 19 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.13% 2.00% 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 2.31% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1 19 10
Median salary £32,500 £47,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-31.57% -9.52%
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
677 824 957
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 91.12% 86.92% 83.29%
Number of salaries quoted 594 733 800
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £81,500 £65,000 £62,000
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
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 30 August 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 -4 1 £32,500 -31.57%
OOD
East of England

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) OO
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (50.00%) WCF
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Web Development
4 1 (25.00%) QA

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 2 (50.00%) WCF
4 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) OO
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (25.00%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
4 1 (25.00%) Planning Poker
4 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) SDLC
4 1 (25.00%) User Stories
4 1 (25.00%) Web Application Development
4 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft