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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 70 68 54
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -14
Permanent jobs citing OO 28 27 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.66% 2.32% 3.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.11% 2.89% 4.96%
Number of salaries quoted 28 23 38
Average salary £41,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £43,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £61,500
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
900 935 826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 85.55% 80.40% 78.74%
Number of salaries quoted 790 791 749
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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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 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 31 July 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
Bedford +8 17 £47,500 -9.52% 1
Luton +13 13 £40,000 -15.78% 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 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 41 (68.33%) .NET
2 38 (63.33%) C#
2 38 (63.33%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (61.67%) MVC
4 35 (58.33%) HTML
5 32 (53.33%) Microsoft
6 31 (51.67%) JavaScript
7 30 (50.00%) SQL Server
7 30 (50.00%) ASP.NET
8 29 (48.33%) Web Services
9 28 (46.67%) CSS
9 28 (46.67%) jQuery
10 27 (45.00%) Windows
10 27 (45.00%) Scrum
11 26 (43.33%) TDD
11 26 (43.33%) WCF
12 25 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC
12 25 (41.67%) HTML5
13 23 (38.33%) SQL
14 22 (36.67%) .NET Framework
15 20 (33.33%) MS Excel
16 19 (31.67%) N-Tier
17 18 (30.00%) Visual Studio
18 17 (28.33%) Software Engineering
19 16 (26.67%) Ajax
19 16 (26.67%) OOD
19 16 (26.67%) Multithreading
19 16 (26.67%) Rhino Mocks
20 15 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
20 15 (25.00%) Entity Framework

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Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 11 (18.33%) SharePoint
2 7 (11.67%) NServiceBus
3 5 (8.33%) WebLogic
3 5 (8.33%) Node.js
3 5 (8.33%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (1.67%) CMS
4 1 (1.67%) Drupal
Applications
1 20 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (11.67%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.33%) Heroku
3 2 (3.33%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.00%) Internet
2 1 (1.67%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (13.33%) Relational Database
3 7 (11.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (10.00%) MySQL
5 4 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (3.33%) NoSQL
6 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 18 (30.00%) Visual Studio
2 16 (26.67%) Rhino Mocks
3 15 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (18.33%) Git (software)
4 11 (18.33%) JIRA
5 10 (16.67%) Moq
6 7 (11.67%) FinalBuilder
6 7 (11.67%) SpecFlow
6 7 (11.67%) Jasmine
6 7 (11.67%) NSubstitute
6 7 (11.67%) TeamCity
6 7 (11.67%) Log4Net
6 7 (11.67%) NUnit
7 4 (6.67%) Subversion
7 4 (6.67%) Bugzilla
7 4 (6.67%) Jenkins
8 2 (3.33%) Selenium
9 1 (1.67%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (13.33%) Games
2 6 (10.00%) Finance
3 5 (8.33%) Automotive
3 5 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (3.33%) Marketing
5 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.67%) Retail
5 1 (1.67%) Advertising
5 1 (1.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 47 (78.33%) Developer
2 20 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 17 (28.33%) Senior Developer
4 14 (23.33%) C# Developer
4 14 (23.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 14 (23.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 11 (18.33%) Senior .NET Developer
7 10 (16.67%) Web Developer
8 9 (15.00%) Senior C# Developer
9 7 (11.67%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (10.00%) Android Developer
11 5 (8.33%) Applications Developer
11 5 (8.33%) Applications Support
12 3 (5.00%) Support Specialist
12 3 (5.00%) Software Engineer
12 3 (5.00%) Applications Specialist
12 3 (5.00%) Technical Architect
12 3 (5.00%) Graduate
12 3 (5.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (68.33%) .NET
2 35 (58.33%) HTML
3 30 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 29 (48.33%) Web Services
5 28 (46.67%) CSS
5 28 (46.67%) jQuery
6 26 (43.33%) WCF
7 25 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 25 (41.67%) HTML5
8 22 (36.67%) .NET Framework
9 16 (26.67%) Ajax
10 15 (25.00%) Entity Framework
10 15 (25.00%) LINQ
10 15 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
11 13 (21.67%) WinForms
12 11 (18.33%) ADO.NET
12 11 (18.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 10 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
13 10 (16.67%) WPF
14 9 (15.00%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 19 (31.67%) N-Tier
2 9 (15.00%) Computer Science
2 9 (15.00%) Algorithms
3 7 (11.67%) Mobile App
4 5 (8.33%) W3C
4 5 (8.33%) Xbox
5 3 (5.00%) User Experience
5 3 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.00%) Management Information System
5 3 (5.00%) Artificial Intelligence
5 3 (5.00%) Mathematics
5 3 (5.00%) Physics
5 3 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (3.33%) Wiki
7 1 (1.67%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.67%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 27 (45.00%) Windows
2 11 (18.33%) Linux
2 11 (18.33%) UNIX
3 6 (10.00%) Android
4 5 (8.33%) AIX
4 5 (8.33%) HPUX
4 5 (8.33%) Solaris
5 3 (5.00%) OpenVMS
6 1 (1.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (63.33%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (61.67%) MVC
3 27 (45.00%) Scrum
4 26 (43.33%) TDD
5 17 (28.33%) Software Engineering
6 16 (26.67%) OOD
6 16 (26.67%) Multithreading
7 12 (20.00%) SOA
8 9 (15.00%) OOP
8 9 (15.00%) Web Development
9 8 (13.33%) E-Commerce
9 8 (13.33%) BDD
10 6 (10.00%) Android Development
11 5 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
11 5 (8.33%) Mobile Development
11 5 (8.33%) OOA/OOD
12 4 (6.67%) Project Management
12 4 (6.67%) Domain-Driven Design
12 4 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 38 (63.33%) C#
2 31 (51.67%) JavaScript
3 23 (38.33%) SQL
4 12 (20.00%) Java
5 9 (15.00%) T-SQL
6 8 (13.33%) Ruby
7 7 (11.67%) PowerShell
7 7 (11.67%) PHP
8 3 (5.00%) C++
9 2 (3.33%) Apex Code
9 2 (3.33%) SOQL
9 2 (3.33%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 5 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.33%) QA
2 1 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 9 (15.00%) MOM
2 7 (11.67%) logstash
Vendors
1 32 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (13.33%) Oracle
3 6 (10.00%) Google
4 3 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (3.33%) Sybase
5 2 (3.33%) HP
6 1 (1.67%) IBM
Luton
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 23 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago