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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 85 75 78
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +3
Permanent jobs citing OOD 14 12 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.21% 1.28% 2.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.50% 1.55% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 14 12 21
Average salary £45,000 £51,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.19% +28.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £27,900 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,950 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
935 776 804
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 80.95% 82.55% 76.50%
Number of salaries quoted 762 713 708
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 -3 14 £45,000 -14.28% 4
OOD
East of England

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 30 (88.24%) C#
1 30 (88.24%) .NET
2 29 (85.29%) SQL Server
2 29 (85.29%) OO
3 28 (82.35%) TDD
4 27 (79.41%) Windows
4 27 (79.41%) ASP.NET
4 27 (79.41%) SQL
5 26 (76.47%) Microsoft
6 25 (73.53%) WinForms
6 25 (73.53%) T-SQL
6 25 (73.53%) .NET Framework
6 25 (73.53%) WCF
6 25 (73.53%) SQL Server 2008
6 25 (73.53%) Team Foundation Server
7 24 (70.59%) Multithreading
7 24 (70.59%) SharePoint
7 24 (70.59%) Scrum
8 23 (67.65%) MVC
8 23 (67.65%) WPF
9 22 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (64.71%) Subversion
9 22 (64.71%) N-Tier
10 18 (52.94%) MS Excel
10 18 (52.94%) LINQ
10 18 (52.94%) SQL Server 2005
10 18 (52.94%) Moq
10 18 (52.94%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 16 (47.06%) Visual Studio
11 16 (47.06%) Silverlight

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 24 (70.59%) SharePoint
2 4 (11.76%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 18 (52.94%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) 3GPP
2 1 (2.94%) UMTS
2 1 (2.94%) 3G
2 1 (2.94%) 2G
2 1 (2.94%) WEP
2 1 (2.94%) LTE
2 1 (2.94%) 4G
2 1 (2.94%) GPRS
2 1 (2.94%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (85.29%) SQL Server
2 25 (73.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (52.94%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (23.53%) Relational Database
5 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 25 (73.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 22 (64.71%) Subversion
3 18 (52.94%) Moq
4 16 (47.06%) Visual Studio
5 5 (14.71%) Rhino Mocks
6 3 (8.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (23.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 31 (91.18%) Developer
2 17 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 17 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 16 (47.06%) .NET Developer
4 14 (41.18%) Senior Developer
5 12 (35.29%) Lead Developer
5 12 (35.29%) Technical Leader
6 11 (32.35%) Technical Developer
7 10 (29.41%) Senior C# Developer
8 9 (26.47%) Senior .NET Developer
8 9 (26.47%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 8 (23.53%) ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (17.65%) Solutions Architect
10 6 (17.65%) Architect
11 4 (11.76%) SharePoint Developer
11 4 (11.76%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
11 4 (11.76%) SharePoint Architect
11 4 (11.76%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
12 3 (8.82%) .NET Software Developer
12 3 (8.82%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (88.24%) .NET
2 27 (79.41%) ASP.NET
3 25 (73.53%) WinForms
3 25 (73.53%) .NET Framework
3 25 (73.53%) WCF
4 23 (67.65%) WPF
5 18 (52.94%) LINQ
5 18 (52.94%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 16 (47.06%) Silverlight
7 13 (38.24%) ADO.NET
8 12 (35.29%) Web Services
9 10 (29.41%) CSS
9 10 (29.41%) HTML
9 10 (29.41%) HTML5
10 9 (26.47%) jQuery
11 7 (20.59%) Ajax
11 7 (20.59%) Windows Identity Foundation
12 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
13 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 2 (5.88%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 22 (64.71%) N-Tier
2 3 (8.82%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.82%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 27 (79.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (85.29%) OO
2 28 (82.35%) TDD
3 24 (70.59%) Multithreading
3 24 (70.59%) Scrum
4 23 (67.65%) MVC
5 22 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (23.53%) Software Engineering
6 8 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (14.71%) SOA
8 4 (11.76%) Project Management
8 4 (11.76%) Business Analysis
8 4 (11.76%) Product Management
8 4 (11.76%) Domain-Driven Design
8 4 (11.76%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (11.76%) Web Development
9 3 (8.82%) Technical Analysis
10 2 (5.88%) E-Commerce
11 1 (2.94%) OOP
11 1 (2.94%) Software Testing
11 1 (2.94%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 30 (88.24%) C#
2 27 (79.41%) SQL
3 25 (73.53%) T-SQL
4 10 (29.41%) JavaScript
5 4 (11.76%) Java
6 2 (5.88%) C++
6 2 (5.88%) Perl
7 1 (2.94%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.94%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) Degree
Systems Management
1 13 (38.24%) MOM
Vendors
1 26 (76.47%) Microsoft
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