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

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank - 68 48
Permanent jobs citing OOP 0 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford - 1.06% 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.34% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 2
Average salary - £25,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -26.47%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
237 299 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 91.51% 78.89% 82.33%
Number of salaries quoted 164 295 199
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £50,000 £57,500
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