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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 54 102 89
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -13
Permanent jobs citing OOP 25 2 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 3.06% 0.19% 1.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.35% 0.21% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 24 2 16
Median salary £40,000 £41,250 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.03% -6.25%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
747 944 964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 91.54% 87.81% 82.96%
Number of salaries quoted 663 821 820
Median salary £50,000 £47,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.82% -0.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 - 17 £40,000 -
Leighton Buzzard -4 1 £23,750 -20.83%
OOP
East of England

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 26 (78.79%) MVC
2 22 (66.67%) PHP
3 19 (57.58%) LAMP
3 19 (57.58%) Zend
4 12 (36.36%) OO
5 11 (33.33%) E-Commerce
5 11 (33.33%) Doctrine
6 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (30.30%) ASP.NET
6 10 (30.30%) C#
6 10 (30.30%) .NET
7 9 (27.27%) TDD
7 9 (27.27%) Web Development
7 9 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web API
7 9 (27.27%) SOLID
7 9 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (21.21%) BDD
8 7 (21.21%) Scrum
9 5 (15.15%) Sitecore
10 3 (9.09%) Moodle
10 3 (9.09%) Ajax
10 3 (9.09%) VLE
10 3 (9.09%) MySQL
10 3 (9.09%) SQL
10 3 (9.09%) SharePoint
10 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
11 2 (6.06%) HTML
11 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
11 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
11 2 (6.06%) Marketing

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 (9.09%) Moodle
1 3 (9.09%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) MySQL
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (6.06%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (100.00%) Developer
2 22 (66.67%) PHP Developer
3 9 (27.27%) .NET Developer
3 9 (27.27%) .NET Web Developer
3 9 (27.27%) Web Developer
4 5 (15.15%) Sitecore Developer
5 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 3 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (9.09%) C# Developer
5 3 (9.09%) C# Web Developer
5 3 (9.09%) PHP Programmer
5 3 (9.09%) Programmer
5 3 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Senior .NET Web Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Senior Web Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (57.58%) LAMP
2 11 (33.33%) Doctrine
3 10 (30.30%) .NET
3 10 (30.30%) ASP.NET
4 9 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (9.09%) Ajax
6 2 (6.06%) HTML
7 1 (3.03%) CSS
7 1 (3.03%) HTML5
7 1 (3.03%) SAPUI5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) VLE
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (78.79%) MVC
2 12 (36.36%) OO
3 11 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (27.27%) SOLID
5 9 (27.27%) TDD
5 9 (27.27%) Web Development
6 7 (21.21%) BDD
6 7 (21.21%) Scrum
7 2 (6.06%) Online Marketing
8 1 (3.03%) ERP
8 1 (3.03%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 22 (66.67%) PHP
2 10 (30.30%) C#
3 3 (9.09%) SQL
4 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.03%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) Degree
Vendors
1 19 (57.58%) Zend
2 5 (15.15%) Sitecore
3 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.03%) SAP