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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 82 84 74
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Permanent jobs citing OOD 11 10 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.94% 0.99% 2.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.17% 1.26% 3.27%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 25
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £43,250 £34,750
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £52,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
941 792 764
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 80.15% 78.73% 74.03%
Number of salaries quoted 780 723 669
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -4 11 £52,500 +5.00% 3
OOD
East of England

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 39 (86.67%) OO
2 36 (80.00%) C#
2 36 (80.00%) .NET
2 36 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 36 (80.00%) TDD
3 35 (77.78%) Windows
4 32 (71.11%) Team Foundation Server
5 31 (68.89%) WPF
5 31 (68.89%) Microsoft
5 31 (68.89%) ASP.NET
5 31 (68.89%) SQL
6 30 (66.67%) T-SQL
6 30 (66.67%) SharePoint
6 30 (66.67%) MVC
6 30 (66.67%) Multithreading
6 30 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 30 (66.67%) .NET Framework
6 30 (66.67%) WCF
7 28 (62.22%) WinForms
8 27 (60.00%) Subversion
9 24 (53.33%) Scrum
10 23 (51.11%) N-Tier
11 21 (46.67%) Visual Studio
12 20 (44.44%) Silverlight
13 19 (42.22%) LINQ
13 19 (42.22%) Moq
13 19 (42.22%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 19 (42.22%) MS Excel
14 18 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
15 15 (33.33%) Web Services

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 30 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 5 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 19 (42.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) 3GPP
2 2 (4.44%) UMTS
2 2 (4.44%) 3G
2 2 (4.44%) 2G
2 2 (4.44%) GPRS
2 2 (4.44%) GSM
2 2 (4.44%) LTE
2 2 (4.44%) 4G
3 1 (2.22%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 30 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 12 (26.67%) Relational Database
5 7 (15.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 32 (71.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 27 (60.00%) Subversion
3 21 (46.67%) Visual Studio
4 19 (42.22%) Moq
5 5 (11.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 4 (8.89%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 8 (17.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 40 (88.89%) Developer
2 19 (42.22%) Senior Developer
2 19 (42.22%) C# Developer
2 19 (42.22%) C# .NET Developer
3 18 (40.00%) .NET Developer
4 15 (33.33%) Technical Leader
4 15 (33.33%) Lead Developer
5 14 (31.11%) Technical Developer
6 11 (24.44%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 10 (22.22%) ASP.NET Developer
7 10 (22.22%) Senior C# Developer
8 9 (20.00%) Senior .NET Developer
9 6 (13.33%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
9 6 (13.33%) Architect
10 5 (11.11%) Software Developer
10 5 (11.11%) C# Software Developer
10 5 (11.11%) SharePoint Developer
10 5 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
10 5 (11.11%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (80.00%) .NET
2 31 (68.89%) ASP.NET
2 31 (68.89%) WPF
3 30 (66.67%) .NET Framework
3 30 (66.67%) WCF
4 28 (62.22%) WinForms
5 20 (44.44%) Silverlight
6 19 (42.22%) LINQ
6 19 (42.22%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 15 (33.33%) Web Services
8 13 (28.89%) HTML
8 13 (28.89%) CSS
8 13 (28.89%) jQuery
8 13 (28.89%) HTML5
9 12 (26.67%) ADO.NET
10 8 (17.78%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (17.78%) Ajax
10 8 (17.78%) Windows Identity Foundation
10 8 (17.78%) Middleware
11 7 (15.56%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 23 (51.11%) N-Tier
2 7 (15.56%) Client/Server
3 5 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 35 (77.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (86.67%) OO
2 36 (80.00%) TDD
3 30 (66.67%) MVC
3 30 (66.67%) Multithreading
4 24 (53.33%) Scrum
5 13 (28.89%) Software Engineering
6 8 (17.78%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (15.56%) Technical Analysis
8 5 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (11.11%) E-Commerce
8 5 (11.11%) SOA
9 4 (8.89%) Project Management
9 4 (8.89%) Business Analysis
9 4 (8.89%) Technical Architecture
9 4 (8.89%) Web Development
9 4 (8.89%) Product Management
9 4 (8.89%) Domain-Driven Design
10 2 (4.44%) Software Testing
10 2 (4.44%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 36 (80.00%) C#
2 31 (68.89%) SQL
3 30 (66.67%) T-SQL
4 13 (28.89%) JavaScript
5 9 (20.00%) Java
6 4 (8.89%) C++
6 4 (8.89%) Perl
7 2 (4.44%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (11.11%) Degree
Systems Management
1 12 (26.67%) MOM
Vendors
1 31 (68.89%) Microsoft
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