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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 44 60 38
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -22
Permanent jobs citing OO 58 33 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 5.31% 3.53% 5.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.64% 4.14% 7.66%
Number of salaries quoted 42 31 59
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £67,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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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
874 798 796
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 79.96% 85.44% 77.81%
Number of salaries quoted 736 727 714
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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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 24 October 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 24 October 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 +16 30 £50,000 -14.89% 2
Bedford -4 17 £45,000 -14.28% 2
Leighton Buzzard +4 3 £31,000 -17.33%
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East of England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 66 (78.57%) SQL Server
2 65 (77.38%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (69.05%) .NET
4 56 (66.67%) C#
5 51 (60.71%) TDD
6 50 (59.52%) WCF
7 49 (58.33%) ASP.NET
8 47 (55.95%) Web Services
8 47 (55.95%) MVC
9 44 (52.38%) Scrum
10 42 (50.00%) Microsoft
11 41 (48.81%) JavaScript
12 40 (47.62%) SQL
13 35 (41.67%) Team Foundation Server
14 33 (39.29%) SQL Server 2008
14 33 (39.29%) Windows
15 31 (36.90%) SQL Server 2005
15 31 (36.90%) .NET Framework
16 30 (35.71%) jQuery
17 29 (34.52%) HTML
18 27 (32.14%) T-SQL
18 27 (32.14%) Rhino Mocks
18 27 (32.14%) ASP.NET MVC
19 26 (30.95%) OOD
19 26 (30.95%) WinForms
20 25 (29.76%) Java
20 25 (29.76%) HTML5
21 24 (28.57%) OOP
22 23 (27.38%) WPF
22 23 (27.38%) MS Excel

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Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 23 (27.38%) SharePoint
2 16 (19.05%) NServiceBus
3 15 (17.86%) CMS
4 10 (11.90%) WebSphere
4 10 (11.90%) WebSphere Application Server
4 10 (11.90%) JBoss
5 7 (8.33%) WebLogic
5 7 (8.33%) Sitecore CMS
6 5 (5.95%) WebLogic Portal
7 4 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (1.19%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 23 (27.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
1 16 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (78.57%) SQL Server
2 33 (39.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 31 (36.90%) SQL Server 2005
4 14 (16.67%) Relational Database
5 10 (11.90%) DB2
6 2 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.19%) MySQL
7 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 35 (41.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 27 (32.14%) Rhino Mocks
3 21 (25.00%) Moq
4 18 (21.43%) Subversion
5 17 (20.24%) Visual Studio
6 16 (19.05%) Log4Net
6 16 (19.05%) NUnit
6 16 (19.05%) JIRA
6 16 (19.05%) TeamCity
6 16 (19.05%) Git (software)
6 16 (19.05%) FinalBuilder
6 16 (19.05%) SpecFlow
6 16 (19.05%) Jasmine
6 16 (19.05%) NSubstitute
7 10 (11.90%) Eclipse
7 10 (11.90%) MyEclipse
8 2 (2.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (7.14%) Finance
2 2 (2.38%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.19%) Automotive
3 1 (1.19%) Legal
3 1 (1.19%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 72 (85.71%) Developer
2 26 (30.95%) C# Developer
2 26 (30.95%) C# .NET Developer
3 24 (28.57%) .NET Developer
4 18 (21.43%) Web Developer
5 17 (20.24%) Senior Developer
6 13 (15.48%) Senior C# Developer
6 13 (15.48%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 12 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
8 10 (11.90%) Software Engineer
9 9 (10.71%) Java Developer
9 9 (10.71%) Java Software Engineer
9 9 (10.71%) ASP.NET Developer
9 9 (10.71%) Technical Leader
10 8 (9.52%) Lead Developer
10 8 (9.52%) Technical Developer
11 7 (8.33%) Front-End Developer
12 5 (5.95%) JavaScript Developer
13 4 (4.76%) UI Developer
13 4 (4.76%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (69.05%) .NET
2 50 (59.52%) WCF
3 49 (58.33%) ASP.NET
4 47 (55.95%) Web Services
5 31 (36.90%) .NET Framework
6 30 (35.71%) jQuery
7 29 (34.52%) HTML
8 27 (32.14%) ASP.NET MVC
9 26 (30.95%) WinForms
10 25 (29.76%) HTML5
11 23 (27.38%) WPF
12 22 (26.19%) LINQ
13 21 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 19 (22.62%) Silverlight
14 19 (22.62%) ADO.NET
14 19 (22.62%) CSS
15 18 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web API
16 16 (19.05%) COM
16 16 (19.05%) Castle Windsor
16 16 (19.05%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 23 (27.38%) N-Tier
2 5 (5.95%) FMCG
3 4 (4.76%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.57%) Client/Server
4 3 (3.57%) Mathematics
4 3 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.19%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 33 (39.29%) Windows
2 17 (20.24%) UNIX
3 5 (5.95%) HPUX
3 5 (5.95%) Solaris
3 5 (5.95%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (77.38%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (60.71%) TDD
3 47 (55.95%) MVC
4 44 (52.38%) Scrum
5 26 (30.95%) OOD
6 24 (28.57%) OOP
7 23 (27.38%) Multithreading
8 20 (23.81%) E-Commerce
9 18 (21.43%) BDD
10 12 (14.29%) Software Engineering
11 10 (11.90%) Web Development
11 10 (11.90%) RAD
11 10 (11.90%) Migration
12 8 (9.52%) ITIL
13 6 (7.14%) Change Management
14 5 (5.95%) Disaster Recovery
14 5 (5.95%) SOA
14 5 (5.95%) OOA/OOD
14 5 (5.95%) Problem Management
14 5 (5.95%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 56 (66.67%) C#
2 41 (48.81%) JavaScript
3 40 (47.62%) SQL
4 27 (32.14%) T-SQL
5 25 (29.76%) Java
6 16 (19.05%) Ruby
6 16 (19.05%) PowerShell
7 9 (10.71%) VB.NET
8 4 (4.76%) VB
9 2 (2.38%) VB6
10 1 (1.19%) VBScript
10 1 (1.19%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (7.14%) Degree
2 3 (3.57%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (2.38%) SLA
Systems Management
1 17 (20.24%) MOM
2 16 (19.05%) logstash
Vendors
1 42 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.52%) Oracle
3 7 (8.33%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.19%) hybris
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