The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for OOD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
East of England / Bedfordshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 87 89
Rank change year-on-year +27 +2  
Permanent jobs citing OOD 8 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 1.37% 0.11% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.48% 0.12% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 9
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -10.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £46,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% -  

OOD is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 541 844 982
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 92.80% 92.14% 88.95%
Number of salaries quoted 414 756 821
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

OOD
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire citing OOD as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for OOD in Bedfordshire

OOD
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for OOD in Bedfordshire

OOD
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OOD in Bedfordshire over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for OOD in Bedfordshire

OOD
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOD within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford +18 6 £37,500 -11.76%
OOD
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT jobs citing OOD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for OOD.

1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 9 (100.00%) OO
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 9 (100.00%) MVC
1 9 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 9 (100.00%) Perforce
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 9 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 9 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 9 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (100.00%) BDD
1 9 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 9 (100.00%) Mobile Application Development
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) TDD
1 9 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 9 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 9 (100.00%) SOLID
2 6 (66.67%) SDLC
2 6 (66.67%) NUnit
2 6 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 6 (66.67%) CSS
2 6 (66.67%) HTML
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle
3 3 (33.33%) Scrum

OOD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 9 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (66.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 9 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (66.67%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior .NET Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (66.67%) CSS
2 6 (66.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) BDD
1 9 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 9 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 9 (100.00%) Mobile Application Development
1 9 (100.00%) MVC
1 9 (100.00%) OO
1 9 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 9 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 9 (100.00%) SOLID
1 9 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 9 (100.00%) TDD
2 6 (66.67%) SDLC
3 3 (33.33%) Cross-Platform Development
3 3 (33.33%) Line Management
3 3 (33.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (100.00%) Perforce
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle