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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 42 30 24
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -6
Permanent jobs citing OO 11 16 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 3.51% 5.37% 7.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.06% 6.45% 8.72%
Number of salaries quoted 10 15 17
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £23,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,650 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
271 248 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 86.58% 83.22% 89.86%
Number of salaries quoted 242 243 188
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £58,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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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 20 August 2014.

OO Salary Histogram in Bedford

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 39 (90.70%) C#
1 39 (90.70%) .NET
1 39 (90.70%) SQL Server
1 39 (90.70%) ASP.NET
1 39 (90.70%) WCF
2 38 (88.37%) TDD
2 38 (88.37%) Microsoft
3 34 (79.07%) OOD
3 34 (79.07%) Windows
3 34 (79.07%) SQL
3 34 (79.07%) T-SQL
3 34 (79.07%) Multithreading
3 34 (79.07%) .NET Framework
3 34 (79.07%) SQL Server 2008
4 32 (74.42%) SharePoint
4 32 (74.42%) N-Tier
5 31 (72.09%) Subversion
5 31 (72.09%) Team Foundation Server
6 30 (69.77%) Scrum
7 29 (67.44%) WinForms
8 25 (58.14%) WPF
9 23 (53.49%) MVC
9 23 (53.49%) Visual Studio
10 22 (51.16%) MS Excel
11 19 (44.19%) Web Services
11 19 (44.19%) Silverlight
12 18 (41.86%) LINQ
12 18 (41.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 18 (41.86%) Moq
13 17 (39.53%) Relational Database

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Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 32 (74.42%) SharePoint
2 9 (20.93%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (11.63%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 22 (51.16%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (90.70%) SQL Server
2 34 (79.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (39.53%) Relational Database
4 16 (37.21%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (16.28%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 31 (72.09%) Subversion
1 31 (72.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 23 (53.49%) Visual Studio
3 18 (41.86%) Moq
4 3 (6.98%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 8 (18.60%) Finance
Job Titles
1 31 (72.09%) Developer
2 20 (46.51%) Senior Developer
3 17 (39.53%) Technical Leader
4 15 (34.88%) Lead Developer
4 15 (34.88%) Technical Developer
5 13 (30.23%) Architect
6 12 (27.91%) C# Developer
6 12 (27.91%) Solutions Architect
6 12 (27.91%) C# .NET Developer
7 11 (25.58%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 11 (25.58%) .NET Developer
8 10 (23.26%) ASP.NET Developer
9 8 (18.60%) Senior C# Developer
10 7 (16.28%) Senior .NET Developer
11 6 (13.95%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
11 6 (13.95%) SharePoint Developer
12 5 (11.63%) SharePoint Architect
13 4 (9.30%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
13 4 (9.30%) Graduate
14 2 (4.65%) Senior Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (90.70%) .NET
1 39 (90.70%) ASP.NET
1 39 (90.70%) WCF
2 34 (79.07%) .NET Framework
3 29 (67.44%) WinForms
4 25 (58.14%) WPF
5 19 (44.19%) Silverlight
5 19 (44.19%) Web Services
6 18 (41.86%) LINQ
6 18 (41.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 14 (32.56%) HTML
7 14 (32.56%) CSS
8 13 (30.23%) ADO.NET
9 12 (27.91%) jQuery
9 12 (27.91%) Ajax
9 12 (27.91%) HTML5
10 9 (20.93%) Middleware
10 9 (20.93%) Windows Identity Foundation
11 8 (18.60%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (16.28%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 32 (74.42%) N-Tier
2 7 (16.28%) Client/Server
3 4 (9.30%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 34 (79.07%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (88.37%) TDD
2 34 (79.07%) Multithreading
2 34 (79.07%) OOD
3 30 (69.77%) Scrum
4 23 (53.49%) MVC
5 16 (37.21%) Software Engineering
6 12 (27.91%) Business Analysis
6 12 (27.91%) Product Management
6 12 (27.91%) Domain-Driven Design
6 12 (27.91%) SOA
6 12 (27.91%) Project Management
6 12 (27.91%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (20.93%) Technical Architecture
8 7 (16.28%) Technical Analysis
9 4 (9.30%) Web Development
9 4 (9.30%) OOP
10 2 (4.65%) E-Commerce
10 2 (4.65%) Data Modelling
10 2 (4.65%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 39 (90.70%) C#
2 34 (79.07%) SQL
2 34 (79.07%) T-SQL
3 14 (32.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (9.30%) Degree
Systems Management
1 11 (25.58%) MOM
Vendors
1 38 (88.37%) Microsoft
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