The table below looks at the statistics for OOD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 183 181 134
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -47
Permanent jobs citing OOD 26 38 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.52% 0.68% 1.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.65% 0.89% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 12 38 87
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -17.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £33,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
OOD
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4026 4280 4143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.62% 76.99% 75.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2994 2911 3223
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,699
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +4.42%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OOD across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

OOD
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OOD across the Berkshire region.

OOD Salary Trend in Berkshire

OOD
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OOD across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

OOD Salary Histogram in Berkshire

OOD
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOD within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. 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
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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
Maidenhead +20 10 - -
Reading -11 10 £60,000 +50.00% 4
Bracknell +16 3 £55,000 +13.40%
Slough -8 3 £45,000 +12.50% 1
OOD
South East

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 34 (77.27%) OO
2 27 (61.36%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (59.09%) Degree
3 26 (59.09%) HTML
4 23 (52.27%) CSS
4 23 (52.27%) jQuery
5 22 (50.00%) MVC
6 21 (47.73%) JavaScript
7 20 (45.45%) Linux
8 19 (43.18%) Scrum
8 19 (43.18%) Unit Testing
9 17 (38.64%) SQL
9 17 (38.64%) .NET
10 16 (36.36%) C#
11 14 (31.82%) HTML5
12 13 (29.55%) CSS3
12 13 (29.55%) Windows
12 13 (29.55%) Refactoring
13 12 (27.27%) CMS
13 12 (27.27%) Web Development
13 12 (27.27%) ASP.NET
13 12 (27.27%) Java
13 12 (27.27%) SQL Server
13 12 (27.27%) Apache
13 12 (27.27%) Enterprise Software
14 11 (25.00%) MySQL
14 11 (25.00%) C++
14 11 (25.00%) TDD
14 11 (25.00%) WCF
15 10 (22.73%) Joomla!

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 12 (27.27%) Apache
1 12 (27.27%) CMS
2 10 (22.73%) concrete5
2 10 (22.73%) Joomla!
2 10 (22.73%) WordPress
3 7 (15.91%) Tomcat
4 5 (11.36%) JBoss
4 5 (11.36%) Oracle Workflow
5 4 (9.09%) IIS
6 3 (6.82%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (4.55%) WebSphere
7 2 (4.55%) Commerce Server
7 2 (4.55%) Liferay
7 2 (4.55%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (6.82%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.55%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.36%) SAN
1 5 (11.36%) NAS
2 4 (9.09%) Internet
3 2 (4.55%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.27%) Network Security
4 1 (2.27%) CTI
4 1 (2.27%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 11 (25.00%) MySQL
3 7 (15.91%) Oracle Database
3 7 (15.91%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (11.36%) OLAP
4 5 (11.36%) OLTP
4 5 (11.36%) Oracle OLAP
4 5 (11.36%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (4.55%) JasperReports
5 2 (4.55%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (4.55%) Data Mining
6 1 (2.27%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.27%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.27%) Big Data
6 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (22.73%) Git (software)
1 10 (22.73%) PHPUnit
2 9 (20.45%) Visual Studio
3 5 (11.36%) Oracle Forms
3 5 (11.36%) FitNesse
4 4 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (6.82%) ReSharper
6 2 (4.55%) JIRA
7 1 (2.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (2.27%) Eclipse
7 1 (2.27%) NUnit
7 1 (2.27%) Subversion
7 1 (2.27%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 3 (6.82%) Finance
1 3 (6.82%) Retail
2 2 (4.55%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.27%) Multimedia
3 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (70.45%) Developer
2 19 (43.18%) Senior Developer
3 10 (22.73%) PHP Developer
3 10 (22.73%) Senior PHP Developer
4 8 (18.18%) Software Developer
5 7 (15.91%) Software Engineer
6 5 (11.36%) .NET Developer
6 5 (11.36%) Senior Software Engineer
6 5 (11.36%) C++ Software Engineer
6 5 (11.36%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
6 5 (11.36%) Senior Integration Engineer
6 5 (11.36%) Integration Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) Web Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Software Architect
8 2 (4.55%) Architect
8 2 (4.55%) Java Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Senior Web Developer
8 2 (4.55%) C# Developer
8 2 (4.55%) .NET Web Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (59.09%) HTML
2 23 (52.27%) CSS
2 23 (52.27%) jQuery
3 17 (38.64%) .NET
4 14 (31.82%) HTML5
5 13 (29.55%) CSS3
6 12 (27.27%) ASP.NET
7 11 (25.00%) WCF
8 10 (22.73%) Symfony
8 10 (22.73%) Web Services
8 10 (22.73%) XML
8 10 (22.73%) LAMP
8 10 (22.73%) Laravel
9 9 (20.45%) J2EE
10 8 (18.18%) Hibernate
11 7 (15.91%) JDBC
11 7 (15.91%) JSP
11 7 (15.91%) WPF
11 7 (15.91%) AngularJS
11 7 (15.91%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.27%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (22.73%) User Experience
2 10 (22.73%) W3C
3 9 (20.45%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (18.18%) Computer Science
5 5 (11.36%) Data Structures
6 3 (6.82%) N-Tier
7 2 (4.55%) Client/Server
8 1 (2.27%) Artificial Intelligence
8 1 (2.27%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 20 (45.45%) Linux
2 13 (29.55%) Windows
3 9 (20.45%) UNIX
4 2 (4.55%) Android
4 2 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.27%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (77.27%) OO
2 27 (61.36%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (50.00%) MVC
4 19 (43.18%) Scrum
4 19 (43.18%) Unit Testing
5 13 (29.55%) Refactoring
6 12 (27.27%) Web Development
7 11 (25.00%) TDD
8 10 (22.73%) Project Management
8 10 (22.73%) API Development
9 9 (20.45%) Software Engineering
9 9 (20.45%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (15.91%) Multithreading
11 6 (13.64%) Automated Testing
12 5 (11.36%) Performance Management
12 5 (11.36%) Data Mapping
12 5 (11.36%) Benchmarking
12 5 (11.36%) SOA
12 5 (11.36%) ETL
12 5 (11.36%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 21 (47.73%) JavaScript
2 17 (38.64%) SQL
3 16 (36.36%) C#
4 12 (27.27%) Java
5 11 (25.00%) C++
6 10 (22.73%) PHP
7 7 (15.91%) PL/SQL
8 5 (11.36%) Shell Script
9 3 (6.82%) T-SQL
9 3 (6.82%) VB
10 2 (4.55%) VC++
Qualifications
1 26 (59.09%) Degree
2 1 (2.27%) MCP
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.27%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (22.73%) Oracle
1 10 (22.73%) Zend
2 6 (13.64%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.82%) Adobe
3 3 (6.82%) VMware
4 2 (4.55%) Red Hat
Reading, Berkshire
Arrows Group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ISL
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus Bonus and Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Mentor graphics (Ireland)
Salary: Very Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago