The first table below looks at the demand for OO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OO over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 72 54 37
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -17
Permanent jobs citing OO 28 41 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.40% 3.93% 5.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.02% 5.13% 7.51%
Number of salaries quoted 24 38 45
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +21.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £24,400 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,950 £61,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
927 799 666
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 79.43% 76.53% 74.00%
Number of salaries quoted 781 726 606
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
OO
East of England

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Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OO across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

OO Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OO across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

OO Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

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Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -13 12 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Bedford -16 11 £52,500 +16.66% 2
Leighton Buzzard -6 1 £31,000 -20.51% 1
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East of England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing OO 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 OO.

1 86 (74.78%) SQL Server
2 67 (58.26%) JavaScript
3 64 (55.65%) SQL Server 2008
4 58 (50.43%) TDD
5 57 (49.57%) C#
5 57 (49.57%) .NET
5 57 (49.57%) Web Services
6 54 (46.96%) jQuery
7 53 (46.09%) WCF
8 52 (45.22%) ASP.NET
9 51 (44.35%) Relational Database
10 50 (43.48%) Java
11 49 (42.61%) Ajax
12 48 (41.74%) OOD
13 47 (40.87%) Microsoft
14 45 (39.13%) Software Engineering
15 43 (37.39%) SQL
15 43 (37.39%) Windows
16 42 (36.52%) .NET Framework
17 40 (34.78%) JSP
18 39 (33.91%) SQL Server 2005
19 38 (33.04%) Multithreading
19 38 (33.04%) T-SQL
19 38 (33.04%) SharePoint
19 38 (33.04%) Agile Software Development
20 37 (32.17%) Scrum
20 37 (32.17%) N-Tier
21 36 (31.30%) Subversion
21 36 (31.30%) MVC
21 36 (31.30%) Team Foundation Server

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Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing OO 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 OO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 38 (33.04%) SharePoint
2 24 (20.87%) WebSphere Application Server
2 24 (20.87%) WebSphere
3 13 (11.30%) SharePoint 2010
4 9 (7.83%) SharePoint 2013
5 7 (6.09%) CMS
6 4 (3.48%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.87%) Tomcat
Applications
1 27 (23.48%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.22%) 3GPP
2 3 (2.61%) 4G
2 3 (2.61%) LTE
2 3 (2.61%) UMTS
2 3 (2.61%) GPRS
2 3 (2.61%) GSM
2 3 (2.61%) 3G
2 3 (2.61%) 2G
3 2 (1.74%) LAN
3 2 (1.74%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (74.78%) SQL Server
2 64 (55.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 51 (44.35%) Relational Database
4 39 (33.91%) SQL Server 2005
5 32 (27.83%) DB2
6 10 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.87%) MySQL
7 1 (0.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 36 (31.30%) Subversion
1 36 (31.30%) Team Foundation Server
2 29 (25.22%) Visual Studio
3 24 (20.87%) Eclipse
3 24 (20.87%) MyEclipse
4 19 (16.52%) Moq
5 4 (3.48%) Rhino Mocks
6 2 (1.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.87%) Rational Rhapsody
7 1 (0.87%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.87%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (0.87%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.87%) VectorCAST
7 1 (0.87%) Selenium
7 1 (0.87%) FitNesse
7 1 (0.87%) MSTest
7 1 (0.87%) RSpec
7 1 (0.87%) JUnit
7 1 (0.87%) NUnit
General
1 8 (6.96%) Finance
2 2 (1.74%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.87%) Automotive
3 1 (0.87%) Legal
3 1 (0.87%) Advertising
3 1 (0.87%) Retail
Job Titles
1 76 (66.09%) Developer
2 29 (25.22%) Software Engineer
3 21 (18.26%) Senior Developer
4 20 (17.39%) Java Developer
4 20 (17.39%) Java Software Engineer
5 19 (16.52%) Technical Leader
6 17 (14.78%) Lead Developer
6 17 (14.78%) Technical Developer
7 15 (13.04%) Architect
7 15 (13.04%) .NET Developer
7 15 (13.04%) C# Developer
7 15 (13.04%) C# .NET Developer
8 12 (10.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 12 (10.43%) Solutions Architect
9 10 (8.70%) ASP.NET Developer
10 8 (6.96%) SharePoint Developer
10 8 (6.96%) Graduate
11 7 (6.09%) Senior C# Developer
11 7 (6.09%) Senior Software Engineer
11 7 (6.09%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (49.57%) .NET
1 57 (49.57%) Web Services
2 54 (46.96%) jQuery
3 53 (46.09%) WCF
4 52 (45.22%) ASP.NET
5 49 (42.61%) Ajax
6 42 (36.52%) .NET Framework
7 40 (34.78%) JSP
8 35 (30.43%) WinForms
9 32 (27.83%) JSF
9 32 (27.83%) Struts
9 32 (27.83%) Java EE
9 32 (27.83%) ICEfaces
10 30 (26.09%) WPF
10 30 (26.09%) CSS
10 30 (26.09%) HTML
11 23 (20.00%) HTML5
12 22 (19.13%) LINQ
13 21 (18.26%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 20 (17.39%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 37 (32.17%) N-Tier
2 8 (6.96%) Client/Server
3 7 (6.09%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.48%) Mathematics
4 4 (3.48%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.48%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.61%) Physics
6 2 (1.74%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 43 (37.39%) Windows
2 32 (27.83%) UNIX
3 8 (6.96%) AIX
3 8 (6.96%) Linux
4 2 (1.74%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.74%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.74%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.87%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (50.43%) TDD
2 48 (41.74%) OOD
3 45 (39.13%) Software Engineering
4 38 (33.04%) Multithreading
4 38 (33.04%) Agile Software Development
5 37 (32.17%) Scrum
6 36 (31.30%) MVC
6 36 (31.30%) Web Development
7 32 (27.83%) Migration
8 24 (20.87%) RAD
9 18 (15.65%) SOA
10 16 (13.91%) Domain-Driven Design
11 15 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
12 14 (12.17%) Product Management
12 14 (12.17%) Business Analysis
12 14 (12.17%) Project Management
13 12 (10.43%) Analytics
14 9 (7.83%) OOP
14 9 (7.83%) Technical Architecture
15 8 (6.96%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 67 (58.26%) JavaScript
2 57 (49.57%) C#
3 50 (43.48%) Java
4 43 (37.39%) SQL
5 38 (33.04%) T-SQL
6 7 (6.09%) C++
7 6 (5.22%) Perl
7 6 (5.22%) VB.NET
8 4 (3.48%) VB
9 3 (2.61%) C
10 2 (1.74%) VB6
10 2 (1.74%) XPath
11 1 (0.87%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.87%) VBScript
11 1 (0.87%) Ada
Qualifications
1 12 (10.43%) Degree
2 1 (0.87%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.87%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.87%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.74%) QA
2 1 (0.87%) DO-178B
Systems Management
1 12 (10.43%) MOM
2 2 (1.74%) SCCM
2 2 (1.74%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 47 (40.87%) Microsoft
2 32 (27.83%) JBoss
3 8 (6.96%) Sunopsis
3 8 (6.96%) Red Hat
4 3 (2.61%) hybris
5 2 (1.74%) HP
6 1 (0.87%) Oracle
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