The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank - 46 40
Permanent jobs citing OOP 0 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford - 1.02% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.21% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Average salary - £23,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -44.57%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
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
267 248 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 85.03% 84.64% 88.79%
Number of salaries quoted 237 244 180
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 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OOP across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 6 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Degree

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing OOP 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 OOP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Graduate
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
Bedford, Bedfordshire
TheSmartList
Salary: £Competitive DOE
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Bedford, Bedfordshire
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Salary: £Competitive DOE
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