The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 39 44 34
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -10
Permanent jobs citing OO 8 29 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 3.10% 7.63% 6.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.39% 9.63% 7.77%
Number of salaries quoted 8 29 16
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +58.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £56,500 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
236 301 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 91.47% 79.21% 82.07%
Number of salaries quoted 163 297 200
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +6.25%

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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 27 May 2015.

OO Salary Histogram in Bedford

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (75.00%) .NET
3 11 (68.75%) C#
3 11 (68.75%) ASP.NET
3 11 (68.75%) SQL Server
3 11 (68.75%) Visual Studio
3 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
3 11 (68.75%) TDD
4 10 (62.50%) MVC
4 10 (62.50%) Windows
4 10 (62.50%) SQL
4 10 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET MVC
5 9 (56.25%) jQuery
5 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
5 9 (56.25%) MS Excel
5 9 (56.25%) Scrum
6 8 (50.00%) WinForms
6 8 (50.00%) .NET Framework
6 8 (50.00%) WCF
6 8 (50.00%) N-Tier
6 8 (50.00%) OOD
6 8 (50.00%) HTML
6 8 (50.00%) CSS
6 8 (50.00%) Web Services
6 8 (50.00%) Multithreading
7 7 (43.75%) Web Development
7 7 (43.75%) T-SQL
8 6 (37.50%) ADO.NET
8 6 (37.50%) MOM

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Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 6 (37.50%) SharePoint
2 3 (18.75%) Node.js
Applications
1 9 (56.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (68.75%) SQL Server
2 10 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (25.00%) MySQL
5 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (68.75%) Visual Studio
2 6 (37.50%) Rhino Mocks
2 6 (37.50%) Moq
3 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (12.50%) Subversion
4 1 (6.25%) JIRA
4 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
4 1 (6.25%) Bugzilla
4 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Developer
2 9 (56.25%) .NET Developer
3 8 (50.00%) Senior Developer
4 6 (37.50%) C# Developer
4 6 (37.50%) Senior C# Developer
4 6 (37.50%) Senior .NET Developer
4 6 (37.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (37.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (25.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (12.50%) PHP Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Web Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Applications Developer
6 2 (12.50%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 1 (6.25%) CakePHP Developer
7 1 (6.25%) PHP Web Developer
7 1 (6.25%) C# Web Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Senior .NET Web Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Architect
7 1 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (75.00%) .NET
2 11 (68.75%) ASP.NET
3 9 (56.25%) jQuery
3 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (50.00%) HTML
4 8 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 8 (50.00%) WCF
4 8 (50.00%) CSS
4 8 (50.00%) Web Services
4 8 (50.00%) WinForms
5 6 (37.50%) Ajax
5 6 (37.50%) ADO.NET
5 6 (37.50%) WPF
5 6 (37.50%) Silverlight
5 6 (37.50%) Entity Framework
5 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 6 (37.50%) LINQ
6 5 (31.25%) HTML5
7 3 (18.75%) CakePHP
7 3 (18.75%) Kendo UI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) N-Tier
2 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (12.50%) W3C
3 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) Linux
2 3 (18.75%) UNIX
3 2 (12.50%) OpenVMS
3 2 (12.50%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (68.75%) TDD
3 10 (62.50%) MVC
4 9 (56.25%) Scrum
5 8 (50.00%) Multithreading
5 8 (50.00%) OOD
6 7 (43.75%) Web Development
7 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
7 5 (31.25%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (18.75%) SOA
8 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
9 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (12.50%) Product Management
9 2 (12.50%) Domain-Driven Design
9 2 (12.50%) Project Management
9 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
10 1 (6.25%) Strategic Planning
10 1 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
10 1 (6.25%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) C#
2 10 (62.50%) SQL
3 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
4 7 (43.75%) T-SQL
5 4 (25.00%) PHP
6 1 (6.25%) Java
6 1 (6.25%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) MOM
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Zend
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