The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OO over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented (OO)
Bedfordshire / Bedford
Rank 28 31 42
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +11
Permanent jobs citing OO 2 12 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 1.43% 5.58% 2.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.77% 5.88% 3.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 8
Median salary £37,500 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.77% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £32,500 £32,800
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £45,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
113 204 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 80.71% 94.88% 87.21%
Number of salaries quoted 96 195 220
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £30,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £72,500 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

OO
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedford region citing OO as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

OO
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

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT jobs citing OO 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 Bedford region with a requirement for OO.

1 7 (87.50%) C#
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) Data Modelling
3 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (50.00%) BDD
4 3 (37.50%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 3 (37.50%) CRM
5 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (25.00%) Information Management
5 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (25.00%) Appium
5 2 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (25.00%) API Testing
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 2 (25.00%) .NET
5 2 (25.00%) Internet
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (25.00%) TDD
5 2 (25.00%) NUnit
5 2 (25.00%) MVC
5 2 (25.00%) Games
5 2 (25.00%) QA
5 2 (25.00%) Selenium
5 2 (25.00%) WCF
5 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
5 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (25.00%) Domain-Driven Design

OO
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) Moodle
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Appium
1 2 (25.00%) NUnit
1 2 (25.00%) Selenium
1 2 (25.00%) SoapUI
1 2 (25.00%) SpecFlow
General
1 2 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) CRM Developer
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) e-Learning Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 2 (25.00%) Gherkin
1 2 (25.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (12.50%) e-Learning
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (12.50%) VLE
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Data Modelling
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) BDD
3 3 (37.50%) CRM
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Testing
4 2 (25.00%) API Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (25.00%) CQRS
4 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
4 2 (25.00%) Domain-Driven Design
4 2 (25.00%) Information Management
4 2 (25.00%) MVC
4 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (25.00%) TDD
4 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (25.00%) Web Application Development
5 1 (12.50%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C#
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (12.50%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Xamarin