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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 129 121 92
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -29
Permanent jobs citing OOD 13 17 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.58% 0.71% 2.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 0.93% 2.95%
Number of salaries quoted 10 17 39
Average salary £56,250 £40,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.62% -14.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
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
1815 1827 1659
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 81.39% 76.22% 72.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1341 1233 1285
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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 3 August 2015.

OOD Salary Histogram in Reading

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 13 (76.47%) .NET
1 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (70.59%) C#
3 11 (64.71%) Web Services
4 10 (58.82%) WCF
5 9 (52.94%) Degree
5 9 (52.94%) Scrum
5 9 (52.94%) OO
6 8 (47.06%) Windows
6 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
6 8 (47.06%) Visual Studio
6 8 (47.06%) TDD
6 8 (47.06%) MVC
6 8 (47.06%) Software Engineering
6 8 (47.06%) jQuery
6 8 (47.06%) Unit Testing
7 7 (41.18%) Multithreading
7 7 (41.18%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (41.18%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (41.18%) AngularJS
7 7 (41.18%) C++
7 7 (41.18%) SQL
8 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
8 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET
8 6 (35.29%) DCOM
8 6 (35.29%) MAPI
8 6 (35.29%) ATDD
8 6 (35.29%) FitNesse
8 6 (35.29%) WPF
8 6 (35.29%) Computer Science

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 2 (11.76%) Apache
1 2 (11.76%) Tomcat
1 2 (11.76%) Liferay
1 2 (11.76%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Intranet
1 1 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
3 2 (11.76%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (11.76%) Data Mining
3 2 (11.76%) JasperReports
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
4 1 (5.88%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 8 (47.06%) Visual Studio
2 6 (35.29%) FitNesse
3 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (11.76%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 2 (11.76%) NUnit
4 1 (5.88%) Subversion
4 1 (5.88%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Software Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Senior Software Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) C++ Software Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Software Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Developer
4 2 (11.76%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) C++ Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Junior
5 1 (5.88%) Software Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Developer
5 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Junior Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Junior .NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (76.47%) .NET
2 11 (64.71%) Web Services
3 10 (58.82%) WCF
4 8 (47.06%) jQuery
5 7 (41.18%) AngularJS
6 6 (35.29%) WPF
6 6 (35.29%) MAPI
6 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET
6 6 (35.29%) DCOM
7 5 (29.41%) CSS
7 5 (29.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (29.41%) HTML
7 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 3 (17.65%) LESS
9 3 (17.65%) J2EE
9 3 (17.65%) Spring
10 2 (11.76%) JSF
10 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
10 2 (11.76%) iBATIS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (35.29%) Computer Science
3 2 (11.76%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (5.88%) Client/Server
4 1 (5.88%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) Android
2 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (11.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (52.94%) Scrum
2 9 (52.94%) OO
3 8 (47.06%) MVC
3 8 (47.06%) TDD
3 8 (47.06%) Software Engineering
3 8 (47.06%) Unit Testing
4 7 (41.18%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (41.18%) Multithreading
5 6 (35.29%) ATDD
6 3 (17.65%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (17.65%) Automated Testing
6 3 (17.65%) SOA
7 2 (11.76%) Reverse Engineering
7 2 (11.76%) Domain-Driven Design
7 2 (11.76%) Web Development
7 2 (11.76%) Content Management
7 2 (11.76%) Mobile Development
7 2 (11.76%) Android Development
8 1 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) C#
2 7 (41.18%) C++
2 7 (41.18%) SQL
3 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
4 3 (17.65%) Java
4 3 (17.65%) T-SQL
5 2 (11.76%) PL/SQL
6 1 (5.88%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) BC Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) ISO 9001
1 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
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Posted: 6 hours ago
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Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
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Salary: Unspecified Competitive
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