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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 126 88 111
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +23
Permanent jobs citing OOD 13 45 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.52% 1.98% 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 2.73% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 13 34 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 £30,950 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £64,250 £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
1876 1649 1539
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 75.07% 72.39% 75.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1289 1282 1296
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 £80,000 £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 1 September 2014.

OOD Salary Histogram in Reading

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 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 (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 1 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 (14.29%) CMS
1 4 (14.29%) Drupal
1 4 (14.29%) WordPress
2 3 (10.71%) Apache
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%) Alfresco
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%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (14.29%) Relational Database
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%) Marketing
1 4 (14.29%) Interactive Media
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%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (14.29%) PHP Developer
4 4 (14.29%) MySQL Developer
4 4 (14.29%) PHP Web 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%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (14.29%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 4 (14.29%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 4 (14.29%) .NET Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Senior Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Programmer
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%) LAMP
5 6 (21.43%) Ajax
6 5 (17.86%) HTML5
6 5 (17.86%) CSS3
6 5 (17.86%) HTML
7 4 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (10.71%) Spring
9 1 (3.57%) J2EE
9 1 (3.57%) Web Services
9 1 (3.57%) XML
9 1 (3.57%) Middleware
9 1 (3.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 1 (3.57%) Twisted
9 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
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%) Integration Testing
5 2 (7.14%) Multithreading
5 2 (7.14%) Time Management
5 2 (7.14%) Low Latency
5 2 (7.14%) Content Management
6 1 (3.57%) OOP
6 1 (3.57%) OOA/OOD
6 1 (3.57%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.57%) SOA
6 1 (3.57%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (3.57%) Scrum
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%) VB
5 1 (3.57%) Python
5 1 (3.57%) Perl
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