The first table below looks at the demand for OO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OO over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Bedford region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 44 31 32
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +1
Permanent jobs citing OO 39 18 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 8.02% 6.77% 4.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.05% 8.29% 4.84%
Number of salaries quoted 37 18 9
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
388 217 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 79.84% 81.58% 84.16%
Number of salaries quoted 371 211 176
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
OO
Bedfordshire

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Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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Salary Trend in Bedford

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

OO Salary Trend in Bedford

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Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OO across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

OO Salary Histogram in Bedford

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing OO 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 OO.

1 64 (94.12%) C#
1 64 (94.12%) .NET
2 60 (88.24%) SQL Server
2 60 (88.24%) ASP.NET
3 56 (82.35%) WCF
4 55 (80.88%) TDD
5 54 (79.41%) N-Tier
6 50 (73.53%) Microsoft
6 50 (73.53%) Scrum
7 49 (72.06%) OOD
8 48 (70.59%) SQL Server 2008
9 46 (67.65%) SQL
9 46 (67.65%) T-SQL
10 45 (66.18%) Windows
10 45 (66.18%) .NET Framework
10 45 (66.18%) Multithreading
11 44 (64.71%) SharePoint
12 41 (60.29%) Team Foundation Server
13 40 (58.82%) Subversion
14 39 (57.35%) Visual Studio
15 38 (55.88%) Domain-Driven Design
16 36 (52.94%) Web Services
17 34 (50.00%) Project Management
17 34 (50.00%) SOA
17 34 (50.00%) WinForms
17 34 (50.00%) MVC
18 33 (48.53%) Business Analysis
18 33 (48.53%) Product Management
19 32 (47.06%) Software Engineering
20 30 (44.12%) Relational Database

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Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing OO 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 OO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 44 (64.71%) SharePoint
2 21 (30.88%) SharePoint 2010
3 16 (23.53%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.47%) Node.js
Applications
1 21 (30.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.47%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.47%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (88.24%) SQL Server
2 48 (70.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 30 (44.12%) Relational Database
4 13 (19.12%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.47%) Neo4j
6 1 (1.47%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 41 (60.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 40 (58.82%) Subversion
3 39 (57.35%) Visual Studio
4 17 (25.00%) Moq
5 5 (7.35%) Rhino Mocks
6 2 (2.94%) NUnit
7 1 (1.47%) MSTest
7 1 (1.47%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.47%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (2.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 38 (55.88%) Developer
2 28 (41.18%) Architect
3 25 (36.76%) Solutions Architect
4 21 (30.88%) Technical Leader
5 17 (25.00%) Technical Developer
5 17 (25.00%) Senior Developer
5 17 (25.00%) Lead Developer
6 14 (20.59%) SharePoint Developer
7 7 (10.29%) .NET Developer
8 6 (8.82%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (8.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (8.82%) SharePoint Architect
8 6 (8.82%) C# Developer
8 6 (8.82%) ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (7.35%) Senior C# Developer
9 5 (7.35%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (7.35%) Senior .NET Developer
10 4 (5.88%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
10 4 (5.88%) Graduate
11 2 (2.94%) Senior Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (94.12%) .NET
2 60 (88.24%) ASP.NET
3 56 (82.35%) WCF
4 45 (66.18%) .NET Framework
5 36 (52.94%) Web Services
6 34 (50.00%) WinForms
7 28 (41.18%) LINQ
8 27 (39.71%) WPF
9 23 (33.82%) CSS
9 23 (33.82%) HTML
9 23 (33.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 22 (32.35%) jQuery
11 21 (30.88%) HTML5
12 20 (29.41%) Ajax
13 18 (26.47%) ADO.NET
13 18 (26.47%) Silverlight
14 16 (23.53%) LINQ to SQL
14 16 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
15 15 (22.06%) Middleware
16 9 (13.24%) Windows Identity Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 54 (79.41%) N-Tier
2 6 (8.82%) Client/Server
3 4 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.94%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 45 (66.18%) Windows
2 2 (2.94%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.47%) CentOS
3 1 (1.47%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (80.88%) TDD
2 50 (73.53%) Scrum
3 49 (72.06%) OOD
4 45 (66.18%) Multithreading
5 38 (55.88%) Domain-Driven Design
6 34 (50.00%) Project Management
6 34 (50.00%) SOA
6 34 (50.00%) MVC
7 33 (48.53%) Business Analysis
7 33 (48.53%) Product Management
8 32 (47.06%) Software Engineering
9 22 (32.35%) Technical Architecture
9 22 (32.35%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (11.76%) OOP
11 6 (8.82%) Technical Analysis
11 6 (8.82%) Web Development
12 3 (4.41%) Agile Software Development
13 2 (2.94%) iOS Development
14 1 (1.47%) Unit Testing
14 1 (1.47%) CQRS
Programming Languages
1 64 (94.12%) C#
2 46 (67.65%) SQL
2 46 (67.65%) T-SQL
3 22 (32.35%) JavaScript
4 7 (10.29%) XPath
5 5 (7.35%) Delphi
6 1 (1.47%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (7.35%) Degree
Systems Management
1 7 (10.29%) MOM
Vendors
1 50 (73.53%) Microsoft
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