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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 205 193 138
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -55
Permanent jobs citing OOD 17 27 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.32% 0.48% 1.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.63% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 9 26 73
Average salary £46,250 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.62% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £51,250 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +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
4344 4288 3866
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.76% 76.15% 73.71%
Number of salaries quoted 3113 3096 2949
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,600
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 6 May 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 6 May 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
Bracknell +11 7 £55,000 - 1
Reading -20 4 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Newbury +1 3 £35,000 -16.66%
Hungerford -12 1 £35,000 -26.31%
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Slough - 1 £47,500 -
OOD
South East

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 (64.15%) OO
1 34 (64.15%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (49.06%) SQL Server
3 25 (47.17%) HTML
3 25 (47.17%) Java
4 24 (45.28%) SQL
5 20 (37.74%) Windows
6 19 (35.85%) C++
6 19 (35.85%) Scrum
7 18 (33.96%) C#
7 18 (33.96%) JavaScript
7 18 (33.96%) Linux
7 18 (33.96%) XML
8 17 (32.08%) Hibernate
9 16 (30.19%) JDBC
10 15 (28.30%) jQuery
11 14 (26.42%) Degree
11 14 (26.42%) QA
11 14 (26.42%) CSS
11 14 (26.42%) UNIX
12 13 (24.53%) ASP.NET
12 13 (24.53%) .NET
12 13 (24.53%) Oracle
12 13 (24.53%) MVC
12 13 (24.53%) Spring
13 12 (22.64%) SQL Server 2012
14 11 (20.75%) ASP.NET MVC
14 11 (20.75%) Software Engineering
14 11 (20.75%) OOP
15 10 (18.87%) J2EE

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 (13.21%) Tomcat
2 6 (11.32%) JBoss
3 5 (9.43%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (5.66%) CMS
5 2 (3.77%) Commerce Server
5 2 (3.77%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (3.77%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.89%) Joomla!
6 1 (1.89%) WordPress
6 1 (1.89%) concrete5
6 1 (1.89%) Apache
6 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (9.43%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.32%) SAN
1 6 (11.32%) NAS
2 2 (3.77%) Internet
2 2 (3.77%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.89%) VPN
3 1 (1.89%) SSL
3 1 (1.89%) CTI
3 1 (1.89%) Network Security
3 1 (1.89%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (49.06%) SQL Server
2 12 (22.64%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (18.87%) Relational Database
4 6 (11.32%) Oracle Database
4 6 (11.32%) Oracle OLAP
4 6 (11.32%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (11.32%) OLAP
4 6 (11.32%) OLTP
5 5 (9.43%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (7.55%) MySQL
7 1 (1.89%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.89%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (15.09%) Visual Studio
2 5 (9.43%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (5.66%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.77%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.77%) JIRA
4 2 (3.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.89%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.89%) Subversion
5 1 (1.89%) PHPUnit
General
1 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
1 2 (3.77%) Finance
1 2 (3.77%) Manufacturing
1 2 (3.77%) Retail
2 1 (1.89%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 34 (64.15%) Developer
2 19 (35.85%) Software Developer
3 15 (28.30%) Senior Developer
4 9 (16.98%) Technical Leader
5 8 (15.09%) Software Engineer
6 6 (11.32%) Integration Engineer
6 6 (11.32%) C++ Developer
6 6 (11.32%) Senior Integration Engineer
7 5 (9.43%) C# Developer
7 5 (9.43%) C++ Software Developer
7 5 (9.43%) Senior Software Developer
8 4 (7.55%) Web Developer
8 4 (7.55%) C# Software Developer
9 3 (5.66%) Senior Software Engineer
9 3 (5.66%) Java Developer
10 2 (3.77%) .NET Developer
10 2 (3.77%) Senior Java Developer
10 2 (3.77%) Senior C++ Developer
10 2 (3.77%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
10 2 (3.77%) Real Time Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (47.17%) HTML
2 18 (33.96%) XML
3 17 (32.08%) Hibernate
4 16 (30.19%) JDBC
5 15 (28.30%) jQuery
6 14 (26.42%) CSS
7 13 (24.53%) ASP.NET
7 13 (24.53%) .NET
7 13 (24.53%) Spring
8 11 (20.75%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (18.87%) WCF
9 10 (18.87%) J2EE
10 8 (15.09%) AngularJS
11 7 (13.21%) HTML5
11 7 (13.21%) JSP
11 7 (13.21%) J2SE
12 6 (11.32%) Servlets
12 6 (11.32%) Ext JS
12 6 (11.32%) JPA
12 6 (11.32%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.98%) Algorithms
2 7 (13.21%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (13.21%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (11.32%) Data Structures
4 5 (9.43%) Computer Science
5 3 (5.66%) User Experience
5 3 (5.66%) Client/Server
5 3 (5.66%) CUDA
6 2 (3.77%) N-Tier
6 2 (3.77%) MPEG
6 2 (3.77%) Open Source
7 1 (1.89%) W3C
7 1 (1.89%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (1.89%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.89%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 20 (37.74%) Windows
2 18 (33.96%) Linux
3 14 (26.42%) UNIX
4 1 (1.89%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.89%) SUSE
4 1 (1.89%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (64.15%) OO
1 34 (64.15%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (35.85%) Scrum
3 13 (24.53%) MVC
4 11 (20.75%) OOP
4 11 (20.75%) Software Engineering
5 9 (16.98%) Revenue Management
5 9 (16.98%) Waterfall
5 9 (16.98%) Software Delivery
6 7 (13.21%) Automated Testing
6 7 (13.21%) Workflow
7 6 (11.32%) Benchmarking
7 6 (11.32%) ETL
7 6 (11.32%) TDD
7 6 (11.32%) Data Mapping
7 6 (11.32%) Multithreading
7 6 (11.32%) Performance Management
8 4 (7.55%) Web Development
8 4 (7.55%) Software Architecture
8 4 (7.55%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 25 (47.17%) Java
2 24 (45.28%) SQL
3 19 (35.85%) C++
4 18 (33.96%) JavaScript
4 18 (33.96%) C#
5 6 (11.32%) PL/SQL
5 6 (11.32%) Python
5 6 (11.32%) Shell Script
6 5 (9.43%) C
6 5 (9.43%) T-SQL
6 5 (9.43%) VB
7 4 (7.55%) VC++
7 4 (7.55%) Ruby
8 2 (3.77%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.89%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (26.42%) Degree
2 3 (5.66%) MCP
2 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.89%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (26.42%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (24.53%) Oracle
2 6 (11.32%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.55%) SaltStack
4 2 (3.77%) Telerik
4 2 (3.77%) Adobe
5 1 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.89%) Zend
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