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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 198 189 144
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -45
Permanent jobs citing OOD 36 36 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.70% 0.65% 1.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.83% 0.77% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 35 23 72
Average salary £42,500 £41,250 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% +7.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £31,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
4357 4684 4465
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 84.54% 84.35% 82.47%
Number of salaries quoted 3540 3405 3227
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,200 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 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
(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
Slough +9 12 £39,500 -12.22%
Bracknell +11 11 £40,000 -4.19%
Reading +2 6 £55,000 +18.91% 1
Newbury +17 4 £52,500 +33.75%
Maidenhead -7 2 £58,750 +30.55% 2
Wokingham -13 1 £40,000 -6.97%
OOD
South East

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 53 (63.10%) .NET
2 52 (61.90%) C#
3 51 (60.71%) Web Services
3 51 (60.71%) TDD
4 42 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 42 (50.00%) MVC
5 41 (48.81%) OO
5 41 (48.81%) Agile Software Development
6 39 (46.43%) jQuery
7 37 (44.05%) HTML
7 37 (44.05%) JavaScript
8 36 (42.86%) CSS
9 35 (41.67%) Scrum
10 33 (39.29%) Continuous Integration
11 28 (33.33%) Unit Testing
11 28 (33.33%) Software Engineering
11 28 (33.33%) SQL
12 26 (30.95%) Java
12 26 (30.95%) C++
13 25 (29.76%) ASP.NET
14 24 (28.57%) Windows
14 24 (28.57%) Degree
14 24 (28.57%) Git (software)
15 23 (27.38%) SOLID
16 22 (26.19%) .NET Framework
17 21 (25.00%) XML
17 21 (25.00%) OOP
18 20 (23.81%) Finance
18 20 (23.81%) Entity Framework
18 20 (23.81%) REST

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 18 (21.43%) IIS
2 5 (5.95%) Apache ServiceMix
2 5 (5.95%) Tomcat
2 5 (5.95%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.19%) CMS
3 1 (1.19%) JBoss
3 1 (1.19%) Node.js
3 1 (1.19%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.19%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (1.19%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.19%) Umbraco
Applications
1 19 (22.62%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.19%) 802.15
1 1 (1.19%) Bluetooth
1 1 (1.19%) Internet
1 1 (1.19%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (1.19%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (11.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (7.14%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.76%) SQL Server 2000
4 4 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.19%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 24 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 19 (22.62%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (19.05%) Subversion
4 15 (17.86%) Visual Studio
5 9 (10.71%) JIRA
6 8 (9.52%) ClearCase
7 7 (8.33%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 7 (8.33%) NUnit
8 6 (7.14%) FitNesse
9 4 (4.76%) ReSharper
10 1 (1.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 20 (23.81%) Finance
2 16 (19.05%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.38%) Automotive
4 1 (1.19%) Back Office
4 1 (1.19%) Banking
4 1 (1.19%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 56 (66.67%) Developer
2 39 (46.43%) .NET Developer
3 38 (45.24%) C# Developer
4 36 (42.86%) C# .NET Developer
5 27 (32.14%) Software Engineer
6 23 (27.38%) Senior Software Engineer
7 19 (22.62%) C++ Software Engineer
7 19 (22.62%) Software Developer
8 15 (17.86%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
9 14 (16.67%) SQL Developer
10 13 (15.48%) Senior Developer
11 12 (14.29%) Agile .NET Developer
11 12 (14.29%) Agile C# Developer
11 12 (14.29%) Agile Developer
11 12 (14.29%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
11 12 (14.29%) Mid-Level C# .NET Developer
11 12 (14.29%) Mid-Level C# Developer
12 11 (13.10%) ASP.NET Developer
12 11 (13.10%) C# Software Developer
12 11 (13.10%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (63.10%) .NET
2 51 (60.71%) Web Services
3 39 (46.43%) jQuery
4 37 (44.05%) HTML
5 36 (42.86%) CSS
6 25 (29.76%) ASP.NET
7 22 (26.19%) .NET Framework
8 21 (25.00%) XML
9 20 (23.81%) Entity Framework
9 20 (23.81%) REST
10 19 (22.62%) Ajax
11 18 (21.43%) HTML5
12 14 (16.67%) LINQ
12 14 (16.67%) XSD
12 14 (16.67%) XSLT
13 13 (15.48%) ASP.NET MVC
14 12 (14.29%) RESTful
14 12 (14.29%) WCF
15 11 (13.10%) SOAP
16 9 (10.71%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 7 (8.33%) Inversion of Control
3 6 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (7.14%) User Experience
4 5 (5.95%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.38%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.38%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.19%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.19%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 24 (28.57%) Windows
2 3 (3.57%) Linux
2 3 (3.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (60.71%) TDD
2 42 (50.00%) MVC
3 41 (48.81%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (48.81%) OO
4 35 (41.67%) Scrum
5 33 (39.29%) Continuous Integration
6 28 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 28 (33.33%) Unit Testing
7 23 (27.38%) SOLID
8 21 (25.00%) OOP
9 18 (21.43%) Refactoring
10 14 (16.67%) BDD
11 13 (15.48%) Responsive Web Design
12 10 (11.90%) SDLC
12 10 (11.90%) UML
13 8 (9.52%) Image Processing
13 8 (9.52%) Issue Tracking
13 8 (9.52%) SOA
14 7 (8.33%) Domain-Driven Design
15 6 (7.14%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 52 (61.90%) C#
2 37 (44.05%) JavaScript
3 28 (33.33%) SQL
4 26 (30.95%) C++
4 26 (30.95%) Java
5 17 (20.24%) C
6 8 (9.52%) Delphi
6 8 (9.52%) VB.NET
7 6 (7.14%) T-SQL
7 6 (7.14%) VB
8 2 (2.38%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.38%) Python
8 2 (2.38%) Ruby
9 1 (1.19%) Embedded C
9 1 (1.19%) Embedded C++
9 1 (1.19%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 24 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.95%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.38%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (22.62%) Microsoft
2 10 (11.90%) Oracle
3 4 (4.76%) VMware
4 2 (2.38%) Perforce
4 2 (2.38%) SaltStack
5 1 (1.19%) Cisco
5 1 (1.19%) Sitecore
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