The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 168 122 180
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +58
Permanent jobs citing OOD 39 97 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.71% 1.77% 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.97% 2.44% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 39 89 43
Average salary £40,000 £47,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.89% +10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4014 3974 4447
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 73.44% 72.69% 73.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2746 3107 3751
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
OOD
South East

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 22 July 2014.

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 22 July 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
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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 -19 19 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Slough +8 5 £40,000 -11.11%
Bracknell -3 4 £48,500 -3.00%
Maidenhead -8 2 £62,500 +19.04%
OOD
South East

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 59 (75.64%) OO
2 58 (74.36%) C#
3 57 (73.08%) .NET
4 47 (60.26%) SQL Server
5 40 (51.28%) ASP.NET
6 39 (50.00%) Degree
7 37 (47.44%) SQL
8 36 (46.15%) WCF
9 26 (33.33%) HTML
10 24 (30.77%) Windows
10 24 (30.77%) WPF
11 18 (23.08%) jQuery
11 18 (23.08%) VB.NET
11 18 (23.08%) XML
11 18 (23.08%) MVC
12 17 (21.79%) C++
12 17 (21.79%) JavaScript
13 15 (19.23%) Software Engineering
13 15 (19.23%) SQL Server 2008
14 14 (17.95%) HTML5
14 14 (17.95%) VB
14 14 (17.95%) Microsoft
15 13 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
16 12 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
16 12 (15.38%) Visual Studio
16 12 (15.38%) Ajax
17 11 (14.10%) Workflow
17 11 (14.10%) UML
17 11 (14.10%) .NET Framework
18 10 (12.82%) Computer Science

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 5 (6.41%) Tomcat
1 5 (6.41%) IIS
2 4 (5.13%) CMS
2 4 (5.13%) WordPress
2 4 (5.13%) Drupal
3 3 (3.85%) Apache
4 2 (2.56%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.56%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (2.56%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.56%) WebLogic Portal
4 2 (2.56%) Alfresco
5 1 (1.28%) Tornado
5 1 (1.28%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 7 (8.97%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.85%) NAS
1 3 (3.85%) SAN
2 2 (2.56%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.56%) Internet
3 1 (1.28%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (60.26%) SQL Server
2 15 (19.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (8.97%) MySQL
4 5 (6.41%) DTS
4 5 (6.41%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (6.41%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (5.13%) Relational Database
6 3 (3.85%) Oracle Database
6 3 (3.85%) Oracle OLAP
6 3 (3.85%) OLTP
6 3 (3.85%) OLAP
7 2 (2.56%) Big Data
8 1 (1.28%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
1 12 (15.38%) Visual Studio
2 5 (6.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 5 (6.41%) Subversion
3 1 (1.28%) ReSharper
General
1 10 (12.82%) Finance
2 4 (5.13%) Marketing
2 4 (5.13%) Interactive Media
2 4 (5.13%) Retail
3 2 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 74 (94.87%) Developer
2 36 (46.15%) Software Developer
3 18 (23.08%) Senior Developer
3 18 (23.08%) C# Developer
4 16 (20.51%) .NET Developer
5 15 (19.23%) Web Developer
6 14 (17.95%) C# .NET Developer
7 8 (10.26%) ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (10.26%) Senior Software Developer
7 8 (10.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (8.97%) Senior C# Developer
8 7 (8.97%) VB.NET Developer
8 7 (8.97%) Software Engineer
9 6 (7.69%) Junior Developer
9 6 (7.69%) Junior Software Developer
9 6 (7.69%) Junior
10 4 (5.13%) PHP Web Developer
10 4 (5.13%) Senior C++ Developer
10 4 (5.13%) MySQL Developer
10 4 (5.13%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (73.08%) .NET
2 40 (51.28%) ASP.NET
3 36 (46.15%) WCF
4 26 (33.33%) HTML
5 24 (30.77%) WPF
6 18 (23.08%) jQuery
6 18 (23.08%) XML
7 14 (17.95%) HTML5
8 13 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
9 12 (15.38%) Ajax
10 11 (14.10%) .NET Framework
11 10 (12.82%) JSON
12 8 (10.26%) Web Services
12 8 (10.26%) CSS
12 8 (10.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 6 (7.69%) LAMP
13 6 (7.69%) WinForms
13 6 (7.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 5 (6.41%) ASP.NET Web API
14 5 (6.41%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.82%) Computer Science
2 7 (8.97%) Mathematics
3 6 (7.69%) Physics
4 4 (5.13%) iPhone
5 3 (3.85%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.85%) Open Source
6 1 (1.28%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 24 (30.77%) Windows
2 7 (8.97%) Linux
3 6 (7.69%) Mac OS X
3 6 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (6.41%) UNIX
5 4 (5.13%) Android
5 4 (5.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (75.64%) OO
2 18 (23.08%) MVC
3 15 (19.23%) Software Engineering
4 11 (14.10%) Workflow
4 11 (14.10%) UML
5 9 (11.54%) TDD
6 7 (8.97%) Web Development
7 6 (7.69%) Requirements Analysis
7 6 (7.69%) Unit Testing
7 6 (7.69%) BDD
8 5 (6.41%) Software Architecture
8 5 (6.41%) SOA
8 5 (6.41%) Document Management
9 4 (5.13%) SEO
9 4 (5.13%) OOP
9 4 (5.13%) Analytics
10 3 (3.85%) iOS Development
10 3 (3.85%) MVVM
10 3 (3.85%) Performance Management
10 3 (3.85%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 58 (74.36%) C#
2 37 (47.44%) SQL
3 18 (23.08%) VB.NET
4 17 (21.79%) C++
4 17 (21.79%) JavaScript
5 14 (17.95%) VB
6 6 (7.69%) VB6
6 6 (7.69%) Objective-C
7 5 (6.41%) T-SQL
7 5 (6.41%) Java
8 4 (5.13%) PHP
9 3 (3.85%) Shell Script
9 3 (3.85%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.56%) Python
11 1 (1.28%) Scala
Qualifications
1 39 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.56%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (17.95%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.69%) Apple
3 5 (6.41%) DevExpress
3 5 (6.41%) JBoss
3 5 (6.41%) Oracle
3 5 (6.41%) Infragistics
3 5 (6.41%) Telerik
4 2 (2.56%) BEA
4 2 (2.56%) IBM
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