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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 122 92 107
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +15
Permanent jobs citing OOD 14 44 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.56% 1.96% 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.75% 2.71% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 14 33 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 £29,800 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £64,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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 Reading region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1858 1624 1537
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 74.80% 72.24% 75.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1279 1260 1294
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 28 August 2014.

OOD Salary Histogram in Reading

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (82.14%) OO
2 20 (71.43%) SQL
3 19 (67.86%) .NET
3 19 (67.86%) C#
4 18 (64.29%) SQL Server
4 18 (64.29%) ASP.NET
5 14 (50.00%) MVC
5 14 (50.00%) WCF
5 14 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (35.71%) Degree
7 7 (25.00%) CSS
7 7 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 7 (25.00%) jQuery
8 6 (21.43%) MySQL
8 6 (21.43%) Ajax
8 6 (21.43%) LAMP
9 5 (17.86%) HTML
9 5 (17.86%) HTML5
9 5 (17.86%) CSS3
10 4 (14.29%) Relational Database
10 4 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (14.29%) Drupal
10 4 (14.29%) WordPress
10 4 (14.29%) Android
10 4 (14.29%) iPhone
10 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (14.29%) Java
10 4 (14.29%) PHP
10 4 (14.29%) CMS
10 4 (14.29%) SEO

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (14.29%) Drupal
1 4 (14.29%) WordPress
1 4 (14.29%) CMS
2 3 (10.71%) Apache
3 2 (7.14%) Alfresco
3 2 (7.14%) Tomcat
3 2 (7.14%) WebLogic Portal
3 2 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (7.14%) WebLogic
3 2 (7.14%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.57%) Tornado
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (64.29%) SQL Server
2 6 (21.43%) MySQL
3 4 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (10.71%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (3.57%) DTS
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (14.29%) Interactive Media
1 4 (14.29%) Marketing
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (96.43%) Developer
2 17 (60.71%) Web Developer
3 5 (17.86%) C# Developer
4 4 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (14.29%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 4 (14.29%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 4 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (14.29%) LAMP Developer
4 4 (14.29%) PHP Drupal Developer
4 4 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (14.29%) PHP Developer
4 4 (14.29%) MySQL Developer
4 4 (14.29%) PHP Web Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Senior Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Python Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (67.86%) .NET
2 18 (64.29%) ASP.NET
3 14 (50.00%) WCF
3 14 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (25.00%) CSS
4 7 (25.00%) jQuery
5 6 (21.43%) Ajax
5 6 (21.43%) LAMP
6 5 (17.86%) HTML
6 5 (17.86%) HTML5
6 5 (17.86%) CSS3
7 4 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (10.71%) Spring
9 1 (3.57%) WPF
9 1 (3.57%) LINQ
9 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
9 1 (3.57%) Java EE
9 1 (3.57%) Web Services
9 1 (3.57%) XML
9 1 (3.57%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) iPhone
2 3 (10.71%) Open Source
3 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) Android
2 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (82.14%) OO
2 14 (50.00%) MVC
3 4 (14.29%) SEO
4 3 (10.71%) Software Engineering
4 3 (10.71%) UML
5 2 (7.14%) Low Latency
5 2 (7.14%) Integration Testing
5 2 (7.14%) Multithreading
5 2 (7.14%) Time Management
5 2 (7.14%) Content Management
6 1 (3.57%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (3.57%) Scrum
6 1 (3.57%) OOP
6 1 (3.57%) OOA/OOD
6 1 (3.57%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.57%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 20 (71.43%) SQL
2 19 (67.86%) C#
3 7 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (14.29%) Java
4 4 (14.29%) PHP
5 1 (3.57%) Perl
5 1 (3.57%) VB
5 1 (3.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (35.71%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (7.14%) JBoss
1 2 (7.14%) IBM
1 2 (7.14%) BEA
2 1 (3.57%) Telerik