The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 65 58 42
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -16
Permanent jobs citing OO 36 32 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 3.08% 3.13% 5.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.85% 3.92% 7.61%
Number of salaries quoted 27 30 56
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +20.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,400 £24,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,900 £65,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
OO
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
935 817 788
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 80.12% 79.79% 76.65%
Number of salaries quoted 774 745 695
Average salary £45,500 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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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 2 September 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 2 September 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +1 17 £47,500 - 6
Bedford -5 14 £52,500 +13.51% 5
Leighton Buzzard -7 3 £31,000 -20.51% 1
OO
East of England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 78 (77.23%) SQL Server
2 60 (59.41%) .NET
3 59 (58.42%) TDD
4 58 (57.43%) C#
4 58 (57.43%) JavaScript
5 53 (52.48%) ASP.NET
5 53 (52.48%) WCF
6 51 (50.50%) Web Services
7 49 (48.51%) SQL Server 2008
8 48 (47.52%) Microsoft
9 45 (44.55%) jQuery
10 42 (41.58%) MVC
11 39 (38.61%) OOD
12 38 (37.62%) SQL
12 38 (37.62%) Team Foundation Server
13 37 (36.63%) Scrum
13 37 (36.63%) .NET Framework
14 36 (35.64%) Java
15 34 (33.66%) Windows
15 34 (33.66%) SharePoint
15 34 (33.66%) Relational Database
16 33 (32.67%) Ajax
16 33 (32.67%) SQL Server 2005
16 33 (32.67%) Agile Software Development
17 32 (31.68%) T-SQL
18 31 (30.69%) HTML
18 31 (30.69%) Multithreading
19 30 (29.70%) WPF
20 29 (28.71%) Subversion
21 28 (27.72%) Software Engineering

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Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 34 (33.66%) SharePoint
2 15 (14.85%) WebSphere Application Server
2 15 (14.85%) WebSphere
3 9 (8.91%) CMS
4 8 (7.92%) SharePoint 2010
4 8 (7.92%) NServiceBus
5 4 (3.96%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (3.96%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.98%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 27 (26.73%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.92%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (7.92%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.96%) 3GPP
2 2 (1.98%) UMTS
2 2 (1.98%) 3G
2 2 (1.98%) 2G
2 2 (1.98%) LTE
2 2 (1.98%) 4G
2 2 (1.98%) GPRS
2 2 (1.98%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (77.23%) SQL Server
2 49 (48.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 34 (33.66%) Relational Database
4 33 (32.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 21 (20.79%) DB2
6 11 (10.89%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.99%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 38 (37.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 29 (28.71%) Subversion
3 23 (22.77%) Visual Studio
4 19 (18.81%) Moq
5 15 (14.85%) MyEclipse
5 15 (14.85%) Eclipse
6 12 (11.88%) Rhino Mocks
7 9 (8.91%) SpecFlow
7 9 (8.91%) NUnit
8 8 (7.92%) TeamCity
8 8 (7.92%) Git (software)
8 8 (7.92%) Log4Net
8 8 (7.92%) JIRA
8 8 (7.92%) Jasmine
8 8 (7.92%) NSubstitute
8 8 (7.92%) FinalBuilder
9 2 (1.98%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (0.99%) Selenium
10 1 (0.99%) FitNesse
10 1 (0.99%) JUnit
General
1 8 (7.92%) Finance
2 1 (0.99%) Automotive
2 1 (0.99%) Legal
2 1 (0.99%) Advertising
2 1 (0.99%) Retail
Job Titles
1 78 (77.23%) Developer
2 23 (22.77%) Senior Developer
3 19 (18.81%) Software Engineer
3 19 (18.81%) .NET Developer
3 19 (18.81%) C# Developer
3 19 (18.81%) C# .NET Developer
4 16 (15.84%) Technical Leader
5 14 (13.86%) Java Developer
5 14 (13.86%) Lead Developer
5 14 (13.86%) Technical Developer
6 13 (12.87%) Java Software Engineer
7 12 (11.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 10 (9.90%) ASP.NET Developer
8 10 (9.90%) Senior C# Developer
8 10 (9.90%) Graduate
9 9 (8.91%) Senior .NET Developer
10 8 (7.92%) Architect
10 8 (7.92%) Web Developer
11 7 (6.93%) Solutions Architect
11 7 (6.93%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (59.41%) .NET
2 53 (52.48%) ASP.NET
2 53 (52.48%) WCF
3 51 (50.50%) Web Services
4 45 (44.55%) jQuery
5 37 (36.63%) .NET Framework
6 33 (32.67%) Ajax
7 31 (30.69%) HTML
8 30 (29.70%) WPF
9 28 (27.72%) WinForms
10 27 (26.73%) JSP
11 24 (23.76%) CSS
11 24 (23.76%) HTML5
12 21 (20.79%) Struts
12 21 (20.79%) JSF
12 21 (20.79%) Java EE
12 21 (20.79%) ICEfaces
13 20 (19.80%) ASP.NET MVC
13 20 (19.80%) Silverlight
13 20 (19.80%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 28 (27.72%) N-Tier
2 9 (8.91%) Client/Server
3 7 (6.93%) Management Information System
4 6 (5.94%) Mathematics
5 4 (3.96%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.97%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.97%) Physics
7 1 (0.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 34 (33.66%) Windows
2 21 (20.79%) UNIX
3 6 (5.94%) AIX
3 6 (5.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (58.42%) TDD
2 42 (41.58%) MVC
3 39 (38.61%) OOD
4 37 (36.63%) Scrum
5 33 (32.67%) Agile Software Development
6 31 (30.69%) Multithreading
7 28 (27.72%) Software Engineering
8 25 (24.75%) Web Development
9 21 (20.79%) Migration
10 19 (18.81%) OOP
11 15 (14.85%) RAD
12 14 (13.86%) E-Commerce
13 9 (8.91%) BDD
13 9 (8.91%) Continuous Integration
14 8 (7.92%) Analytics
14 8 (7.92%) Technical Analysis
15 7 (6.93%) SOA
15 7 (6.93%) Project Management
15 7 (6.93%) Product Management
15 7 (6.93%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 58 (57.43%) C#
1 58 (57.43%) JavaScript
2 38 (37.62%) SQL
3 36 (35.64%) Java
4 32 (31.68%) T-SQL
5 9 (8.91%) VB.NET
6 8 (7.92%) Ruby
6 8 (7.92%) PowerShell
7 4 (3.96%) VB
7 4 (3.96%) Perl
7 4 (3.96%) C++
8 2 (1.98%) C
8 2 (1.98%) VB6
9 1 (0.99%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.99%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (10.89%) Degree
2 3 (2.97%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.98%) QA
Systems Management
1 12 (11.88%) MOM
2 8 (7.92%) logstash
Vendors
1 48 (47.52%) Microsoft
2 21 (20.79%) JBoss
3 6 (5.94%) Red Hat
3 6 (5.94%) Sunopsis
4 2 (1.98%) Sitecore
4 2 (1.98%) hybris
5 1 (0.99%) Oracle
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