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 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank - 61 49
Permanent jobs citing OOP 0 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford - 0.35% 1.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.43% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £25,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.69%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
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
236 232 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 89.06% 80.28% 82.90%
Number of salaries quoted 186 210 214
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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