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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 183 186 134
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -52
Permanent jobs citing OOD 28 39 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.56% 0.66% 1.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 0.84% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 22 34 77
Average salary £58,750 £40,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.87% -23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,000 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £61,000
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
4072 4651 4279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 81.05% 78.39% 77.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3151 3113 3239
Average salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £76,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 +14 15 £60,000 +20.00% 2
Maidenhead +14 5 - -
Slough -7 4 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Bracknell +18 1 £60,000 +23.71%
OOD
South East

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 31 (68.89%) OO
1 31 (68.89%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (60.00%) jQuery
3 26 (57.78%) Degree
3 26 (57.78%) MVC
3 26 (57.78%) HTML
3 26 (57.78%) JavaScript
3 26 (57.78%) CSS
4 25 (55.56%) Unit Testing
5 24 (53.33%) .NET
6 23 (51.11%) Scrum
7 21 (46.67%) C#
8 18 (40.00%) Web Services
9 17 (37.78%) TDD
10 16 (35.56%) HTML5
11 15 (33.33%) WCF
11 15 (33.33%) SQL
12 14 (31.11%) Refactoring
13 13 (28.89%) Linux
13 13 (28.89%) CSS3
13 13 (28.89%) Continuous Improvement
14 12 (26.67%) Windows
14 12 (26.67%) Apache
14 12 (26.67%) Visual Studio
14 12 (26.67%) ASP.NET
14 12 (26.67%) Computer Science
14 12 (26.67%) Software Engineering
14 12 (26.67%) Web Development
14 12 (26.67%) CMS
15 11 (24.44%) SQL Server

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 (26.67%) Apache
1 12 (26.67%) CMS
2 10 (22.22%) concrete5
2 10 (22.22%) Joomla!
2 10 (22.22%) WordPress
3 6 (13.33%) Tomcat
4 5 (11.11%) IIS
4 5 (11.11%) WebSphere
5 3 (6.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 3 (6.67%) Apache ServiceMix
6 2 (4.44%) Commerce Server
6 2 (4.44%) Liferay
6 2 (4.44%) Node.js
7 1 (2.22%) JBoss
7 1 (2.22%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Photoshop
1 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) Internet
2 1 (2.22%) NAS
2 1 (2.22%) SAN
2 1 (2.22%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (24.44%) SQL Server
2 10 (22.22%) MySQL
3 6 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (8.89%) Relational Database
5 3 (6.67%) Oracle Database
5 3 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (4.44%) Data Mining
6 2 (4.44%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (4.44%) JasperReports
6 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (2.22%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (2.22%) NoSQL
7 1 (2.22%) Couchbase
7 1 (2.22%) OLAP
7 1 (2.22%) OLTP
7 1 (2.22%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 12 (26.67%) Visual Studio
2 10 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 10 (22.22%) PHPUnit
3 9 (20.00%) FitNesse
4 7 (15.56%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (8.89%) ReSharper
6 3 (6.67%) NUnit
6 3 (6.67%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 1 (2.22%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (6.67%) Retail
2 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.22%) Finance
3 1 (2.22%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 33 (73.33%) Developer
2 20 (44.44%) Senior Developer
3 10 (22.22%) PHP Developer
3 10 (22.22%) Senior PHP Developer
4 9 (20.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
4 9 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 9 (20.00%) Software Engineer
4 9 (20.00%) C++ Software Engineer
5 7 (15.56%) .NET Developer
5 7 (15.56%) Software Developer
6 4 (8.89%) Java Developer
6 4 (8.89%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Lead Java Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Architect
7 3 (6.67%) Lead Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Web Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Software Architect
8 2 (4.44%) Junior
8 2 (4.44%) C# Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (60.00%) jQuery
2 26 (57.78%) HTML
2 26 (57.78%) CSS
3 24 (53.33%) .NET
4 18 (40.00%) Web Services
5 16 (35.56%) HTML5
6 15 (33.33%) WCF
7 13 (28.89%) CSS3
8 12 (26.67%) ASP.NET
9 10 (22.22%) LAMP
9 10 (22.22%) Symfony
9 10 (22.22%) Laravel
10 9 (20.00%) AngularJS
10 9 (20.00%) WPF
10 9 (20.00%) MAPI
10 9 (20.00%) DCOM
11 8 (17.78%) Spring
11 8 (17.78%) .NET Framework
11 8 (17.78%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (13.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.67%) Computer Science
2 11 (24.44%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (22.22%) User Experience
3 10 (22.22%) W3C
4 6 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (6.67%) N-Tier
5 3 (6.67%) Inversion of Control
5 3 (6.67%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.22%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.22%) Artificial Intelligence
6 1 (2.22%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 13 (28.89%) Linux
2 12 (26.67%) Windows
3 3 (6.67%) UNIX
4 2 (4.44%) Android
4 2 (4.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (68.89%) OO
1 31 (68.89%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (57.78%) MVC
3 25 (55.56%) Unit Testing
4 23 (51.11%) Scrum
5 17 (37.78%) TDD
6 14 (31.11%) Refactoring
7 13 (28.89%) Continuous Improvement
8 12 (26.67%) Software Engineering
8 12 (26.67%) Web Development
9 10 (22.22%) Project Management
9 10 (22.22%) Multithreading
9 10 (22.22%) API Development
10 9 (20.00%) ATDD
11 6 (13.33%) Automated Testing
11 6 (13.33%) SOA
12 5 (11.11%) Web Design
12 5 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
13 4 (8.89%) Continuous Integration
14 3 (6.67%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 26 (57.78%) JavaScript
2 21 (46.67%) C#
3 15 (33.33%) SQL
4 10 (22.22%) C++
4 10 (22.22%) Java
4 10 (22.22%) PHP
5 3 (6.67%) PL/SQL
5 3 (6.67%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.44%) VB
7 1 (2.22%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.22%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.22%) C
Qualifications
1 26 (57.78%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.22%) BC Cleared
2 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (8.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (22.22%) Zend
2 7 (15.56%) Microsoft
3 6 (13.33%) Oracle
4 4 (8.89%) VMware
5 3 (6.67%) Adobe
6 2 (4.44%) Red Hat
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