The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 70 104 91
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -13
Permanent jobs citing OOP 21 12 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.83% 0.91% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.17% 1.10% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 9 12 7
Average salary £42,500 £25,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+70.00% -37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,600 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £42,500 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
OOP
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
967 1091 931
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 84.23% 83.16% 80.40%
Number of salaries quoted 716 1012 824
Average salary £47,250 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OOP across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

OOP
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OOP across the Bedfordshire region.

OOP Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

OOP
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OOP across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

OOP Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

OOP
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOP within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 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 +9 8 - - 1
Leighton Buzzard - 8 £30,000 -
OOP
East of England

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 21 (75.00%) HTML
1 21 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 18 (64.29%) jQuery
2 18 (64.29%) Git (software)
2 18 (64.29%) HTML5
3 17 (60.71%) .NET
3 17 (60.71%) OO
4 16 (57.14%) C#
5 15 (53.57%) SQL Server
5 15 (53.57%) ASP.NET
5 15 (53.57%) MVC
5 15 (53.57%) ASP.NET MVC
5 15 (53.57%) ASP.NET Web API
6 14 (50.00%) Scrum
7 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (46.43%) TDD
7 13 (46.43%) BDD
8 12 (42.86%) User Experience
8 12 (42.86%) E-Commerce
9 11 (39.29%) CSS
10 10 (35.71%) Web Services
10 10 (35.71%) COM
10 10 (35.71%) Microsoft
10 10 (35.71%) NUnit
10 10 (35.71%) Log4Net
10 10 (35.71%) Ruby
10 10 (35.71%) FinalBuilder
10 10 (35.71%) logstash
10 10 (35.71%) NSubstitute
10 10 (35.71%) Rhino Mocks

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing OOP 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 OOP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (35.71%) NServiceBus
2 8 (28.57%) WordPress
3 2 (7.14%) WebLogic
3 2 (7.14%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (28.57%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 10 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
1 10 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) SMS
1 1 (3.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (53.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) Big Data
2 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (64.29%) Git (software)
2 10 (35.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (35.71%) Rhino Mocks
2 10 (35.71%) FinalBuilder
2 10 (35.71%) SpecFlow
2 10 (35.71%) Jasmine
2 10 (35.71%) NSubstitute
2 10 (35.71%) Log4Net
2 10 (35.71%) NUnit
2 10 (35.71%) JIRA
2 10 (35.71%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (14.29%) Marketing
2 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.57%) Finance
3 1 (3.57%) Automotive
3 1 (3.57%) Publishing
3 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (85.71%) Developer
2 21 (75.00%) Web Developer
3 3 (10.71%) Junior Developer
3 3 (10.71%) Junior Web Developer
3 3 (10.71%) Junior
4 1 (3.57%) Software Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Software Developer
4 1 (3.57%) Chief Technology Officer
4 1 (3.57%) .NET Programmer
4 1 (3.57%) Agile .NET Developer
4 1 (3.57%) Senior Development Manager
4 1 (3.57%) Development Manager
4 1 (3.57%) Senior Manager
4 1 (3.57%) Senior Developer
4 1 (3.57%) Programmer
4 1 (3.57%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (75.00%) HTML
2 18 (64.29%) HTML5
2 18 (64.29%) jQuery
3 17 (60.71%) .NET
4 15 (53.57%) ASP.NET
4 15 (53.57%) ASP.NET MVC
4 15 (53.57%) ASP.NET Web API
5 11 (39.29%) CSS
6 10 (35.71%) Web Services
6 10 (35.71%) COM
6 10 (35.71%) KnockoutJS
6 10 (35.71%) Castle Windsor
6 10 (35.71%) WCF
7 8 (28.57%) REST
7 8 (28.57%) CSS3
7 8 (28.57%) Sass
7 8 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 3 (10.71%) XSLT
9 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (42.86%) User Experience
2 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) UNIX
1 2 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (60.71%) OO
2 15 (53.57%) MVC
3 14 (50.00%) Scrum
4 13 (46.43%) BDD
4 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (46.43%) TDD
5 12 (42.86%) E-Commerce
6 3 (10.71%) Content Management
6 3 (10.71%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (10.71%) Unit Testing
7 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
7 2 (7.14%) Benchmarking
7 2 (7.14%) Project Management
7 2 (7.14%) ITIL
8 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2
8 1 (3.57%) RUP
8 1 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (3.57%) Strategic Planning
8 1 (3.57%) Project Planning
8 1 (3.57%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 21 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 16 (57.14%) C#
3 10 (35.71%) Ruby
3 10 (35.71%) PowerShell
4 8 (28.57%) PHP
5 3 (10.71%) Java
6 2 (7.14%) SQL
7 1 (3.57%) Python
7 1 (3.57%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) SLA
2 1 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.57%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (35.71%) logstash
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 8 (28.57%) Adobe
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle
Bedfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + pension, bonus, hols
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 9 days ago
Bedfordshire
TRG
Salary: 60000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 24 days ago