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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented (OO)
Bedfordshire / Bedford
Rank 24 41 36
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -5
Permanent jobs citing OO 3 7 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 2.22% 2.83% 4.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.68% 3.07% 5.62%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 15
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £32,500 £35,400
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £47,500 £66,500
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
112 228 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 82.96% 92.31% 86.13%
Number of salaries quoted 99 221 240
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £72,500 £65,000
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

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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 22 January 2017.

OO Salary Histogram in Bedford

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 10 (90.91%) C#
2 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 8 (72.73%) Data Modelling
3 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 6 (54.55%) CRM
3 6 (54.55%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (36.36%) BDD
4 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (18.18%) TDD
5 2 (18.18%) NUnit
5 2 (18.18%) MVC
5 2 (18.18%) Games
5 2 (18.18%) .NET
5 2 (18.18%) Internet
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
5 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
5 2 (18.18%) SoapUI
5 2 (18.18%) SpecFlow
5 2 (18.18%) Gherkin
5 2 (18.18%) CQRS
5 2 (18.18%) Agile Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Web Application Development
5 2 (18.18%) Xamarin
5 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
5 2 (18.18%) QA
5 2 (18.18%) Selenium
5 2 (18.18%) WCF
5 2 (18.18%) Data Protection
5 2 (18.18%) Information Management
5 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering

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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 (9.09%) Moodle
Business Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Appium
1 2 (18.18%) NUnit
1 2 (18.18%) Selenium
1 2 (18.18%) SoapUI
1 2 (18.18%) SpecFlow
General
1 2 (18.18%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Developer
2 6 (54.55%) CRM Developer
3 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 1 (9.09%) e-Learning Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
1 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
1 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 2 (18.18%) Gherkin
1 2 (18.18%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
2 1 (9.09%) e-Learning
2 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (9.09%) VLE
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Data Modelling
2 6 (54.55%) CRM
3 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (36.36%) BDD
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Testing
4 2 (18.18%) API Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (18.18%) CQRS
4 2 (18.18%) Data Protection
4 2 (18.18%) Domain-Driven Design
4 2 (18.18%) Information Management
4 2 (18.18%) MVC
4 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
4 2 (18.18%) TDD
4 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
4 2 (18.18%) Web Application Development
5 1 (9.09%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) C#
2 8 (72.73%) SQL
3 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
4 1 (9.09%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Xamarin