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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 64 34 53
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +19
Permanent jobs citing OO 25 66 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.40% 6.38% 4.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.93% 7.48% 5.33%
Number of salaries quoted 18 56 47
Average salary £43,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,200 £40,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,750 £57,500 £60,800
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
853 882 956
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 81.86% 85.30% 79.53%
Number of salaries quoted 666 796 849
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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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 26 February 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 26 February 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 +8 15 £42,000 +5.00% 2
Bedford -8 8 £45,000 -14.28% 1
OO
East of England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 59 (71.08%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (69.88%) Web Services
3 55 (66.27%) SQL Server
4 54 (65.06%) MVC
5 53 (63.86%) .NET
6 48 (57.83%) C#
7 44 (53.01%) Scrum
8 43 (51.81%) Microsoft
9 42 (50.60%) TDD
10 41 (49.40%) Windows
11 40 (48.19%) ASP.NET
12 38 (45.78%) SQL
12 38 (45.78%) WCF
13 36 (43.37%) ASP.NET MVC
14 34 (40.96%) HTML
15 33 (39.76%) HTML5
15 33 (39.76%) Rhino Mocks
16 32 (38.55%) JavaScript
17 30 (36.14%) Java
17 30 (36.14%) jQuery
18 29 (34.94%) SQL Server 2005
19 28 (33.73%) SQL Server 2008
20 26 (31.33%) Team Foundation Server
21 25 (30.12%) .NET Framework
21 25 (30.12%) OOP
21 25 (30.12%) UNIX
22 23 (27.71%) MS Excel
22 23 (27.71%) OOD
23 22 (26.51%) T-SQL
24 21 (25.30%) N-Tier

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Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 18 (21.69%) SharePoint
2 17 (20.48%) NServiceBus
3 15 (18.07%) WebLogic
4 12 (14.46%) WebLogic Portal
5 10 (12.05%) CMS
6 8 (9.64%) WebSphere
6 8 (9.64%) JBoss
6 8 (9.64%) WebSphere Application Server
7 7 (8.43%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (1.20%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.20%) Node.js
8 1 (1.20%) Drupal
Applications
1 23 (27.71%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 17 (20.48%) Microsoft Azure
1 17 (20.48%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.02%) Internet
2 1 (1.20%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (66.27%) SQL Server
2 29 (34.94%) SQL Server 2005
3 28 (33.73%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (18.07%) Relational Database
5 8 (9.64%) DB2
6 4 (4.82%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (3.61%) MySQL
8 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 33 (39.76%) Rhino Mocks
2 26 (31.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (21.69%) Visual Studio
3 18 (21.69%) JIRA
3 18 (21.69%) Git (software)
4 17 (20.48%) TeamCity
4 17 (20.48%) Log4Net
4 17 (20.48%) NUnit
4 17 (20.48%) NSubstitute
4 17 (20.48%) Moq
4 17 (20.48%) FinalBuilder
4 17 (20.48%) SpecFlow
4 17 (20.48%) Jasmine
5 8 (9.64%) Subversion
5 8 (9.64%) Eclipse
5 8 (9.64%) MyEclipse
6 1 (1.20%) Bugzilla
6 1 (1.20%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (7.23%) Automotive
2 4 (4.82%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.82%) Finance
3 2 (2.41%) Marketing
4 1 (1.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 58 (69.88%) Developer
2 23 (27.71%) Web Developer
3 20 (24.10%) .NET Developer
3 20 (24.10%) C# Developer
3 20 (24.10%) C# .NET Developer
4 18 (21.69%) Senior Developer
5 16 (19.28%) Senior C# Developer
5 16 (19.28%) Senior .NET Developer
6 13 (15.66%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 11 (13.25%) ASP.NET Developer
8 10 (12.05%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 9 (10.84%) Software Engineer
10 8 (9.64%) Java Software Engineer
10 8 (9.64%) Solutions Architect
10 8 (9.64%) Architect
10 8 (9.64%) Java Developer
11 7 (8.43%) Applications Support
12 6 (7.23%) Agile .NET Developer
12 6 (7.23%) Agile C# Developer
13 4 (4.82%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (69.88%) Web Services
2 53 (63.86%) .NET
3 40 (48.19%) ASP.NET
4 38 (45.78%) WCF
5 36 (43.37%) ASP.NET MVC
6 34 (40.96%) HTML
7 33 (39.76%) HTML5
8 30 (36.14%) jQuery
9 25 (30.12%) .NET Framework
10 20 (24.10%) WinForms
10 20 (24.10%) ASP.NET Web API
11 18 (21.69%) CSS
11 18 (21.69%) LINQ
11 18 (21.69%) KnockoutJS
12 17 (20.48%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 17 (20.48%) Castle Windsor
12 17 (20.48%) WPF
12 17 (20.48%) COM
13 16 (19.28%) ADO.NET
13 16 (19.28%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 21 (25.30%) N-Tier
2 7 (8.43%) FMCG
3 4 (4.82%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.41%) W3C
4 2 (2.41%) User Experience
4 2 (2.41%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.20%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.20%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.20%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 41 (49.40%) Windows
2 25 (30.12%) UNIX
3 14 (16.87%) Linux
4 12 (14.46%) HPUX
4 12 (14.46%) Solaris
5 2 (2.41%) AIX
5 2 (2.41%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (71.08%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (65.06%) MVC
3 44 (53.01%) Scrum
4 42 (50.60%) TDD
5 25 (30.12%) OOP
6 23 (27.71%) OOD
7 21 (25.30%) E-Commerce
8 20 (24.10%) SOA
8 20 (24.10%) BDD
9 17 (20.48%) Multithreading
10 16 (19.28%) Software Engineering
11 12 (14.46%) OOA/OOD
11 12 (14.46%) Web Development
11 12 (14.46%) Performance Tuning
12 10 (12.05%) ITIL
13 8 (9.64%) RAD
13 8 (9.64%) Business Continuity
13 8 (9.64%) Migration
13 8 (9.64%) Disaster Recovery
14 7 (8.43%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 48 (57.83%) C#
2 38 (45.78%) SQL
3 32 (38.55%) JavaScript
4 30 (36.14%) Java
5 22 (26.51%) T-SQL
6 18 (21.69%) Ruby
7 17 (20.48%) PowerShell
8 4 (4.82%) PHP
9 1 (1.20%) ActionScript
9 1 (1.20%) Python
9 1 (1.20%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.20%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 6 (7.23%) Degree
2 1 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (1.20%) VCP4
2 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (3.61%) SLA
3 2 (2.41%) QA
4 1 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 17 (20.48%) logstash
2 16 (19.28%) MOM
Vendors
1 43 (51.81%) Microsoft
2 19 (22.89%) Oracle
3 7 (8.43%) Sitecore
4 4 (4.82%) Sybase
5 2 (2.41%) HP
6 1 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.20%) Zend
Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + + Bonus (£7K) + Full Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Up to £40,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
easyJet Airline
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 3 days ago