The table below looks at the statistics for OOD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 124 93 101
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +8
Permanent jobs citing OOD 16 48 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.64% 2.12% 1.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.83% 2.85% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 16 39 18
Average salary £50,000 £53,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,700 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £65,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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 Reading region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1920 1682 1526
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 77.02% 74.46% 75.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1330 1317 1283
Average salary £51,500 £47,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.57% -1.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

OOD
Salary Trend in Reading

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

OOD Salary Trend in Reading

OOD
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OOD across the Reading region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

OOD Salary Histogram in Reading

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 23 (74.19%) OO
2 21 (67.74%) SQL
3 18 (58.06%) .NET
3 18 (58.06%) C#
4 17 (54.84%) SQL Server
4 17 (54.84%) ASP.NET
5 13 (41.94%) MVC
5 13 (41.94%) WCF
5 13 (41.94%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (32.26%) Degree
7 8 (25.81%) jQuery
7 8 (25.81%) CSS
7 8 (25.81%) Java
8 7 (22.58%) JavaScript
8 7 (22.58%) UML
8 7 (22.58%) Software Engineering
9 6 (19.35%) LAMP
9 6 (19.35%) HTML
9 6 (19.35%) MySQL
9 6 (19.35%) HTML5
9 6 (19.35%) Ajax
9 6 (19.35%) CSS3
10 5 (16.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (16.13%) Low Latency
10 5 (16.13%) User Experience
10 5 (16.13%) Spring
10 5 (16.13%) Integration Testing
10 5 (16.13%) Multithreading
11 4 (12.90%) CMS
11 4 (12.90%) SEO

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 4 (12.90%) CMS
1 4 (12.90%) Drupal
1 4 (12.90%) WordPress
2 3 (9.68%) Apache
3 2 (6.45%) WebSphere
3 2 (6.45%) Tomcat
3 2 (6.45%) WebLogic Portal
3 2 (6.45%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (6.45%) WebLogic
3 2 (6.45%) Alfresco
4 1 (3.23%) Tornado
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (54.84%) SQL Server
2 6 (19.35%) MySQL
3 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (12.90%) Relational Database
4 3 (9.68%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (3.23%) DTS
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (12.90%) Marketing
1 4 (12.90%) Interactive Media
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (87.10%) Developer
2 16 (51.61%) Web Developer
3 5 (16.13%) C# Developer
4 4 (12.90%) MySQL Developer
4 4 (12.90%) PHP Web Developer
4 4 (12.90%) PHP Developer
4 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (12.90%) .NET Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Software Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (12.90%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (12.90%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 4 (12.90%) LAMP Developer
4 4 (12.90%) PHP Drupal Developer
4 4 (12.90%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Java Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Software Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (58.06%) .NET
2 17 (54.84%) ASP.NET
3 13 (41.94%) WCF
3 13 (41.94%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (25.81%) jQuery
4 8 (25.81%) CSS
5 6 (19.35%) LAMP
5 6 (19.35%) HTML
5 6 (19.35%) HTML5
5 6 (19.35%) Ajax
5 6 (19.35%) CSS3
6 5 (16.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (16.13%) Spring
7 3 (9.68%) Java EE
8 2 (6.45%) Web Services
8 2 (6.45%) J2EE
9 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 1 (3.23%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (3.23%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) User Experience
2 4 (12.90%) iPhone
3 3 (9.68%) Open Source
4 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Android
2 2 (6.45%) Linux
3 1 (3.23%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (74.19%) OO
2 13 (41.94%) MVC
3 7 (22.58%) UML
3 7 (22.58%) Software Engineering
4 5 (16.13%) Low Latency
4 5 (16.13%) Integration Testing
4 5 (16.13%) Multithreading
5 4 (12.90%) SEO
5 4 (12.90%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (6.45%) Content Management
6 2 (6.45%) Configuration Management
6 2 (6.45%) Time Management
6 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.23%) Unit Testing
7 1 (3.23%) OOP
7 1 (3.23%) OOA/OOD
7 1 (3.23%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.23%) SOA
7 1 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.23%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 21 (67.74%) SQL
2 18 (58.06%) C#
3 8 (25.81%) Java
4 7 (22.58%) JavaScript
5 4 (12.90%) PHP
6 2 (6.45%) Perl
7 1 (3.23%) VB
7 1 (3.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (32.26%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (6.45%) JBoss
1 2 (6.45%) IBM
1 2 (6.45%) BEA
2 1 (3.23%) Telerik