The table below looks at the statistics for OOD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 62 53 59
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +6
Permanent jobs citing OOD 2 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.34% 1.58% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 2.07% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 4
Average salary £40,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,750
% change year-on-year
- +5.96%
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 Slough region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
463 435 422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 79.42% 76.18% 82.10%
Number of salaries quoted 350 359 385
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

OOD
Salary Trend in Slough

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

OOD Salary Trend in Slough

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) HTML
1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
1 12 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 12 (100.00%) MVC
1 12 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 12 (100.00%) jQuery
2 11 (91.67%) JSON
2 11 (91.67%) Ajax
2 11 (91.67%) OO
2 11 (91.67%) XML
2 11 (91.67%) SQL Server
3 10 (83.33%) SQL
3 10 (83.33%) Telerik
4 9 (75.00%) Web Services
4 9 (75.00%) Infragistics
4 9 (75.00%) Workflow
4 9 (75.00%) Subversion
4 9 (75.00%) Document Management
4 9 (75.00%) Degree
4 9 (75.00%) VB.NET
4 9 (75.00%) IIS
4 9 (75.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 9 (75.00%) XSL
4 9 (75.00%) MS Excel
4 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
4 9 (75.00%) DevExpress
4 9 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 9 (75.00%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (75.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (91.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (75.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 9 (75.00%) Subversion
2 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (83.33%) Software Developer
3 2 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 1 (8.33%) VB.NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C# Programmer
4 1 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Programmer
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) HTML
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
1 12 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 12 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 12 (100.00%) jQuery
2 11 (91.67%) JSON
2 11 (91.67%) XML
2 11 (91.67%) Ajax
3 9 (75.00%) Web Services
3 9 (75.00%) XSL
4 3 (25.00%) CSS
4 3 (25.00%) Ext JS
4 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 2 (16.67%) WPF
5 2 (16.67%) SOAP
6 1 (8.33%) LINQ
6 1 (8.33%) WCF
6 1 (8.33%) HTML5
6 1 (8.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) MVC
2 11 (91.67%) OO
3 9 (75.00%) Workflow
3 9 (75.00%) Document Management
4 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum
5 1 (8.33%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (83.33%) SQL
3 9 (75.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Telerik
2 9 (75.00%) DevExpress
2 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (75.00%) Infragistics