The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 32 53 56
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +3
Permanent jobs citing OOP 5 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 3.55% 0.75% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.70% 0.82% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 1
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
OOP
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
135 243 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 95.74% 91.70% 88.61%
Number of salaries quoted 116 229 262
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

OOP
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

OOP Salary Trend in Bedford

OOP
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT jobs citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 20 (100.00%) PHP
2 17 (85.00%) LAMP
2 17 (85.00%) Zend
3 16 (80.00%) MVC
4 10 (50.00%) Doctrine
5 3 (15.00%) Moodle
5 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (15.00%) VLE
5 3 (15.00%) Ajax
5 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
5 3 (15.00%) SQL
5 3 (15.00%) MySQL
6 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (10.00%) Marketing
6 2 (10.00%) Online Marketing
7 1 (5.00%) OO

OOP
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 3 (15.00%) Moodle
1 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) MySQL
General
1 2 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (100.00%) Developer
1 20 (100.00%) PHP Developer
2 3 (15.00%) PHP Programmer
2 3 (15.00%) Programmer
3 1 (5.00%) PHP Zend Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (85.00%) LAMP
2 10 (50.00%) Doctrine
3 3 (15.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) VLE
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) MVC
2 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (10.00%) Online Marketing
3 1 (5.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) PHP
2 3 (15.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 17 (85.00%) Zend
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft