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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 193 163 159
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -4
Permanent jobs citing OOD 30 63 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.54% 1.10% 1.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.66% 1.42% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 21 58 60
Average salary £45,000 £39,000 £47,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -18.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £22,000 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,394
% change year-on-year
- +4.18%
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
4544 4434 3925
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 81.51% 77.44% 75.12%
Number of salaries quoted 3293 3240 3021
Average salary £52,500 £48,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.24% +5.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,507 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +6.25%

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 31 March 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 31 March 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
Reading -29 12 £45,000 +50.00% 5
Bracknell +8 8 £31,000 -
Newbury +3 7 £35,000 -17.64%
Slough +11 4 £46,250 +8.82% 1
Hungerford -17 3 £35,000 -28.20% 1
Maidenhead - 3 £45,000 -
Wokingham - 2 £43,000 -
Windsor -11 1 £42,500 +13.33%
OOD
South East

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 45 (70.31%) OO
2 37 (57.81%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (48.44%) SQL Server
4 30 (46.88%) C#
5 28 (43.75%) SQL
6 26 (40.63%) C++
7 25 (39.06%) Java
8 24 (37.50%) HTML
9 21 (32.81%) .NET
9 21 (32.81%) Windows
9 21 (32.81%) Scrum
10 20 (31.25%) XML
11 19 (29.69%) JavaScript
12 18 (28.13%) ASP.NET
13 17 (26.56%) Linux
13 17 (26.56%) Software Engineering
14 16 (25.00%) Degree
14 16 (25.00%) MVC
14 16 (25.00%) Hibernate
14 16 (25.00%) Oracle
14 16 (25.00%) JDBC
14 16 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
15 15 (23.44%) jQuery
16 14 (21.88%) QA
16 14 (21.88%) WCF
16 14 (21.88%) UNIX
17 13 (20.31%) CSS
17 13 (20.31%) SQL Server 2012
18 12 (18.75%) OOP
18 12 (18.75%) Visual Studio

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 7 (10.94%) Tomcat
2 6 (9.38%) JBoss
3 5 (7.81%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (7.81%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.38%) SAN
1 6 (9.38%) NAS
2 3 (4.69%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.56%) VPN
3 1 (1.56%) SSL
3 1 (1.56%) CTI
3 1 (1.56%) Network Security
3 1 (1.56%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (48.44%) SQL Server
2 13 (20.31%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (14.06%) Relational Database
4 6 (9.38%) Oracle Database
4 6 (9.38%) Oracle OLAP
4 6 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (9.38%) OLAP
4 6 (9.38%) OLTP
5 5 (7.81%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (4.69%) MySQL
7 2 (3.13%) Big Data
8 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.56%) HPCC
Development Applications
1 12 (18.75%) Visual Studio
2 5 (7.81%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (4.69%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.13%) JIRA
4 2 (3.13%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.56%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.56%) Subversion
General
1 5 (7.81%) Finance
2 3 (4.69%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.13%) Retail
3 2 (3.13%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.56%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 40 (62.50%) Developer
2 20 (31.25%) Software Developer
3 14 (21.88%) Software Engineer
4 12 (18.75%) Senior Developer
5 9 (14.06%) Technical Leader
6 8 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
7 7 (10.94%) .NET Developer
7 7 (10.94%) C++ Developer
8 6 (9.38%) ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (9.38%) C++ Software Developer
8 6 (9.38%) Integration Engineer
8 6 (9.38%) Senior Integration Engineer
9 5 (7.81%) Senior Software Developer
9 5 (7.81%) C# Developer
10 4 (6.25%) C# Software Developer
11 3 (4.69%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
11 3 (4.69%) Senior C++ Developer
11 3 (4.69%) Java Developer
11 3 (4.69%) C++ Software Engineer
11 3 (4.69%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (37.50%) HTML
2 21 (32.81%) .NET
3 20 (31.25%) XML
4 18 (28.13%) ASP.NET
5 16 (25.00%) JDBC
5 16 (25.00%) Hibernate
5 16 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 15 (23.44%) jQuery
7 14 (21.88%) WCF
8 13 (20.31%) CSS
9 12 (18.75%) Spring
10 9 (14.06%) .NET Framework
10 9 (14.06%) J2EE
11 8 (12.50%) SOAP
11 8 (12.50%) Ext JS
11 8 (12.50%) AngularJS
12 7 (10.94%) J2SE
12 7 (10.94%) JSP
13 6 (9.38%) Servlets
13 6 (9.38%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.06%) Algorithms
2 7 (10.94%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (10.94%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (9.38%) Data Structures
3 6 (9.38%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.69%) CUDA
4 3 (4.69%) Client/Server
4 3 (4.69%) User Experience
5 2 (3.13%) MPEG
5 2 (3.13%) Open Source
6 1 (1.56%) Kindle
6 1 (1.56%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (1.56%) Artificial Intelligence
6 1 (1.56%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.56%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 21 (32.81%) Windows
2 17 (26.56%) Linux
3 14 (21.88%) UNIX
4 1 (1.56%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.56%) SUSE
4 1 (1.56%) Android
4 1 (1.56%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.56%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (70.31%) OO
2 37 (57.81%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (32.81%) Scrum
4 17 (26.56%) Software Engineering
5 16 (25.00%) MVC
6 12 (18.75%) OOP
7 10 (15.63%) Waterfall
8 9 (14.06%) Revenue Management
8 9 (14.06%) Software Delivery
9 7 (10.94%) Multithreading
9 7 (10.94%) Workflow
10 6 (9.38%) Benchmarking
10 6 (9.38%) UML
10 6 (9.38%) ETL
10 6 (9.38%) Performance Management
10 6 (9.38%) Data Mapping
11 5 (7.81%) Unit Testing
11 5 (7.81%) Automated Testing
12 4 (6.25%) Software Architecture
12 4 (6.25%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 30 (46.88%) C#
2 28 (43.75%) SQL
3 26 (40.63%) C++
4 25 (39.06%) Java
5 19 (29.69%) JavaScript
6 11 (17.19%) C
7 10 (15.63%) Python
8 7 (10.94%) VB
9 6 (9.38%) Shell Script
9 6 (9.38%) PL/SQL
10 5 (7.81%) T-SQL
10 5 (7.81%) Perl
11 4 (6.25%) Ruby
11 4 (6.25%) VC++
12 2 (3.13%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 16 (25.00%) Degree
2 3 (4.69%) MCP
2 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.56%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (21.88%) QA
2 1 (1.56%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (1.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (25.00%) Oracle
2 6 (9.38%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.25%) SaltStack
4 3 (4.69%) Telerik
5 2 (3.13%) Remedy
6 1 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
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