The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 63 77 75
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -2
Permanent jobs citing OOP 11 9 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.60% 1.00% 2.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.73% 1.15% 2.62%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 9
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £51,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
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
635 784 955
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 92.30% 87.21% 82.76%
Number of salaries quoted 547 703 786
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,700 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £81,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire region citing OOP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 1 October 2016.

OOP Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

OOP
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOP within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford +20 4 £40,000 +6.66%
Luton -4 4 £35,000 -22.22%
OOP
East of England

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT jobs citing OOP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for OOP.

1 30 (81.08%) MVC
2 24 (64.86%) PHP
3 21 (56.76%) Zend
3 21 (56.76%) LAMP
4 13 (35.14%) Doctrine
5 12 (32.43%) C#
5 12 (32.43%) .NET
5 12 (32.43%) ASP.NET
6 11 (29.73%) OO
6 11 (29.73%) Web Development
6 11 (29.73%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (27.03%) E-Commerce
8 9 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (21.62%) TDD
9 8 (21.62%) ASP.NET Web API
10 7 (18.92%) SOLID
10 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
11 6 (16.22%) BDD
12 5 (13.51%) Scrum
13 4 (10.81%) HTML
13 4 (10.81%) JavaScript
13 4 (10.81%) Software Engineering
13 4 (10.81%) Ajax
13 4 (10.81%) AngularJS
14 3 (8.11%) Entity Framework
14 3 (8.11%) Moodle
14 3 (8.11%) .NET Framework
14 3 (8.11%) SQL
14 3 (8.11%) MySQL
14 3 (8.11%) SQL Server

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.11%) Moodle
1 3 (8.11%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.70%) NServiceBus
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) MySQL
1 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) FinalBuilder
1 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.70%) Jasmine
1 1 (2.70%) JIRA
1 1 (2.70%) Log4Net
1 1 (2.70%) NSubstitute
1 1 (2.70%) NUnit
1 1 (2.70%) Rhino Mocks
1 1 (2.70%) SpecFlow
1 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.70%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (5.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 36 (97.30%) Developer
2 24 (64.86%) PHP Developer
3 7 (18.92%) Web Developer
4 6 (16.22%) .NET Developer
4 6 (16.22%) .NET Web Developer
4 6 (16.22%) C# Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Applications Developer
5 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 3 (8.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (8.11%) C# Application Developer
5 3 (8.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (8.11%) C# Web Developer
5 3 (8.11%) PHP Programmer
5 3 (8.11%) Programmer
5 3 (8.11%) Senior .NET Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Senior .NET Web Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Senior Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Senior Web Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (56.76%) LAMP
2 13 (35.14%) Doctrine
3 12 (32.43%) .NET
3 12 (32.43%) ASP.NET
4 11 (29.73%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (21.62%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (10.81%) Ajax
6 4 (10.81%) AngularJS
6 4 (10.81%) HTML
7 3 (8.11%) .NET Framework
7 3 (8.11%) Entity Framework
8 2 (5.41%) CSS
8 2 (5.41%) HTML5
8 2 (5.41%) jQuery
8 2 (5.41%) WCF
9 1 (2.70%) Castle Windsor
9 1 (2.70%) Web Services
9 1 (2.70%) WF
9 1 (2.70%) XML
9 1 (2.70%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) VLE
2 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (81.08%) MVC
2 11 (29.73%) OO
2 11 (29.73%) Web Development
3 10 (27.03%) E-Commerce
4 9 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (21.62%) TDD
6 7 (18.92%) SOLID
7 6 (16.22%) BDD
8 5 (13.51%) Scrum
9 4 (10.81%) Software Engineering
10 2 (5.41%) Online Marketing
11 1 (2.70%) B2B
11 1 (2.70%) B2C
11 1 (2.70%) Coaching
11 1 (2.70%) Continuous Delivery
11 1 (2.70%) Domain-Driven Design
11 1 (2.70%) ERP
11 1 (2.70%) MVVM
11 1 (2.70%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 24 (64.86%) PHP
2 12 (32.43%) C#
3 4 (10.81%) JavaScript
4 3 (8.11%) SQL
5 1 (2.70%) ABAP
5 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) logstash
Vendors
1 21 (56.76%) Zend
2 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.41%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.70%) SAP