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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 69 45 58
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +13
Permanent jobs citing OO 23 69 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.15% 5.80% 3.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.48% 7.24% 4.52%
Number of salaries quoted 19 64 38
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
927 953 862
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 86.72% 80.15% 80.11%
Number of salaries quoted 748 866 784
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,750 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

OO
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

OO
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 29 May 2015.

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 29 May 2015. 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 +4 10 £45,000 +8.43% 2
Bedford +13 7 £47,500 - 1
OO
East of England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 34 (68.00%) .NET
2 32 (64.00%) MVC
3 31 (62.00%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (62.00%) C#
4 30 (60.00%) HTML
4 30 (60.00%) Microsoft
5 28 (56.00%) Web Services
6 26 (52.00%) JavaScript
6 26 (52.00%) SQL Server
7 25 (50.00%) ASP.NET
7 25 (50.00%) Scrum
8 24 (48.00%) jQuery
9 23 (46.00%) HTML5
9 23 (46.00%) TDD
10 22 (44.00%) WCF
11 21 (42.00%) Windows
12 20 (40.00%) CSS
12 20 (40.00%) SQL
12 20 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
13 17 (34.00%) Rhino Mocks
13 17 (34.00%) .NET Framework
14 16 (32.00%) N-Tier
15 14 (28.00%) MS Excel
15 14 (28.00%) JIRA
15 14 (28.00%) Git (software)
16 13 (26.00%) Team Foundation Server
16 13 (26.00%) KnockoutJS
17 12 (24.00%) OOP
17 12 (24.00%) Visual Studio
17 12 (24.00%) Software Engineering

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Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 10 (20.00%) NServiceBus
2 7 (14.00%) SharePoint
3 5 (10.00%) Node.js
3 5 (10.00%) WebLogic Portal
3 5 (10.00%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.00%) Drupal
4 1 (2.00%) CMS
Applications
1 14 (28.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (24.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.00%) Force.com
3 2 (4.00%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.00%) Internet
2 1 (2.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (52.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (18.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (14.00%) MySQL
5 6 (12.00%) Relational Database
6 4 (8.00%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (4.00%) NoSQL
9 1 (2.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 17 (34.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 14 (28.00%) JIRA
2 14 (28.00%) Git (software)
3 13 (26.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (24.00%) Visual Studio
5 10 (20.00%) NUnit
5 10 (20.00%) Log4Net
5 10 (20.00%) TeamCity
5 10 (20.00%) SpecFlow
5 10 (20.00%) Jasmine
5 10 (20.00%) FinalBuilder
5 10 (20.00%) NSubstitute
6 7 (14.00%) Moq
7 4 (8.00%) Bugzilla
7 4 (8.00%) Jenkins
8 2 (4.00%) Subversion
General
1 7 (14.00%) Finance
2 5 (10.00%) Automotive
3 3 (6.00%) Marketing
4 1 (2.00%) Retail
4 1 (2.00%) Publishing
4 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (80.00%) Developer
2 16 (32.00%) .NET Developer
3 14 (28.00%) Web Developer
4 13 (26.00%) Senior Developer
5 10 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 10 (20.00%) C# Developer
5 10 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (18.00%) Senior .NET Developer
7 8 (16.00%) ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (14.00%) Senior C# Developer
9 5 (10.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (10.00%) Applications Support
9 5 (10.00%) Applications Developer
10 4 (8.00%) Solutions Architect
10 4 (8.00%) Technical Architect
10 4 (8.00%) Architect
11 3 (6.00%) Applications Support Specialist
11 3 (6.00%) Applications Specialist
11 3 (6.00%) Support Specialist
12 2 (4.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (68.00%) .NET
2 30 (60.00%) HTML
3 28 (56.00%) Web Services
4 25 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 24 (48.00%) jQuery
6 23 (46.00%) HTML5
7 22 (44.00%) WCF
8 20 (40.00%) CSS
8 20 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 17 (34.00%) .NET Framework
10 13 (26.00%) KnockoutJS
11 12 (24.00%) ASP.NET Web API
12 11 (22.00%) Ajax
13 10 (20.00%) COM
13 10 (20.00%) LINQ
13 10 (20.00%) Entity Framework
13 10 (20.00%) Castle Windsor
14 9 (18.00%) WinForms
15 8 (16.00%) CSS3
16 7 (14.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 16 (32.00%) N-Tier
2 6 (12.00%) Computer Science
3 5 (10.00%) W3C
4 3 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.00%) User Experience
5 2 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (4.00%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.00%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 21 (42.00%) Windows
2 11 (22.00%) Linux
2 11 (22.00%) UNIX
3 5 (10.00%) AIX
3 5 (10.00%) HPUX
3 5 (10.00%) Solaris
4 3 (6.00%) OpenVMS
5 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (64.00%) MVC
2 31 (62.00%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (50.00%) Scrum
4 23 (46.00%) TDD
5 12 (24.00%) OOP
5 12 (24.00%) Software Engineering
6 11 (22.00%) BDD
6 11 (22.00%) SOA
6 11 (22.00%) E-Commerce
7 10 (20.00%) OOD
8 9 (18.00%) Multithreading
8 9 (18.00%) Web Development
9 5 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (10.00%) OOA/OOD
10 4 (8.00%) ETL
10 4 (8.00%) Supplier Management
11 3 (6.00%) Domain-Driven Design
11 3 (6.00%) Unit Testing
11 3 (6.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 31 (62.00%) C#
2 26 (52.00%) JavaScript
3 20 (40.00%) SQL
4 11 (22.00%) Ruby
5 10 (20.00%) PowerShell
6 8 (16.00%) PHP
7 7 (14.00%) Java
7 7 (14.00%) T-SQL
8 2 (4.00%) SOQL
8 2 (4.00%) SOSL
8 2 (4.00%) Apex Code
9 1 (2.00%) PHP5
9 1 (2.00%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 4 (8.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.00%) QA
2 1 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 10 (20.00%) logstash
2 7 (14.00%) MOM
Vendors
1 30 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (18.00%) Oracle
3 4 (8.00%) Sybase
4 3 (6.00%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (4.00%) HP
6 1 (2.00%) Zend
6 1 (2.00%) Google
6 1 (2.00%) IBM
Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £44000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: 38000-44000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago