The table below looks at the statistics for OOD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 53 30 54
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +24
Permanent jobs citing OOD 7 22 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 1.81% 5.58% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.21% 6.90% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 7 19 2
Average salary £38,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
OOD
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newbury region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Newbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
317 319 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 81.91% 80.96% 77.46%
Number of salaries quoted 259 240 240
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +7.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OOD across the Newbury region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

OOD
Salary Trend in Newbury

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OOD across the Newbury region.

OOD Salary Trend in Newbury

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 7 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) C++
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) OO
3 4 (50.00%) C#
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 4 (50.00%) Software Architecture
4 3 (37.50%) XML
4 3 (37.50%) UNIX
4 3 (37.50%) VB
4 3 (37.50%) HTML
4 3 (37.50%) Scrum
4 3 (37.50%) Linux
4 3 (37.50%) XHTML
4 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
5 2 (25.00%) VC++
5 2 (25.00%) Python
5 2 (25.00%) MFC
5 2 (25.00%) STL
5 2 (25.00%) MPEG
5 2 (25.00%) TDD
5 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (25.00%) QA
5 2 (25.00%) CUDA
5 2 (25.00%) Multithreading
5 2 (25.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 2 (25.00%) User Stories
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Newbury 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.

Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (12.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (87.50%) Software Developer
3 4 (50.00%) Software Engineer
3 4 (50.00%) C++ Developer
3 4 (50.00%) C++ Software Developer
4 3 (37.50%) Senior Developer
4 3 (37.50%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (25.00%) C# Developer
5 2 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (25.00%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (25.00%) Senior C++ Developer
5 2 (25.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (25.00%) Real Time Software Engineer
5 2 (25.00%) Real Time Engineer
5 2 (25.00%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (12.50%) C Developer
6 1 (12.50%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) HTML
1 3 (37.50%) XML
1 3 (37.50%) XHTML
2 2 (25.00%) MFC
2 2 (25.00%) STL
2 2 (25.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (12.50%) SOAP
3 1 (12.50%) .NET
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
3 1 (12.50%) jQuery
3 1 (12.50%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) MPEG
1 2 (25.00%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (75.00%) OO
2 4 (50.00%) Software Architecture
3 3 (37.50%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) User Stories
4 2 (25.00%) TDD
4 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (25.00%) Multithreading
5 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
5 1 (12.50%) BDD
5 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C++
2 4 (50.00%) C#
3 3 (37.50%) VB
4 2 (25.00%) VC++
4 2 (25.00%) Python
5 1 (12.50%) C
5 1 (12.50%) Java
5 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 1 (12.50%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle