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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 61 96 87
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -9
Permanent jobs citing OOP 26 4 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.91% 0.36% 1.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.17% 0.41% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 26 4 18
Median salary £40,000 £41,250 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,875 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £57,750 £50,000
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
819 969 977
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 91.61% 87.22% 83.08%
Number of salaries quoted 739 823 869
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £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 28 June 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 28 June 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 - 15 £40,000 -
Leighton Buzzard -6 1 £23,750 -20.83%
OOP
East of England

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 23 (79.31%) MVC
2 19 (65.52%) PHP
3 16 (55.17%) LAMP
3 16 (55.17%) Zend
4 12 (41.38%) OO
5 11 (37.93%) E-Commerce
6 10 (34.48%) C#
6 10 (34.48%) .NET
6 10 (34.48%) ASP.NET
6 10 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (31.03%) TDD
7 9 (31.03%) Web Development
7 9 (31.03%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (31.03%) ASP.NET Web API
7 9 (31.03%) SOLID
8 8 (27.59%) Doctrine
9 7 (24.14%) BDD
9 7 (24.14%) Scrum
10 5 (17.24%) Sitecore
11 3 (10.34%) Moodle
11 3 (10.34%) Ajax
11 3 (10.34%) VLE
11 3 (10.34%) SharePoint
11 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
11 3 (10.34%) MySQL
11 3 (10.34%) SQL
12 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
12 2 (6.90%) Marketing
12 2 (6.90%) Online Marketing
13 1 (3.45%) Relational Database

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 (10.34%) Moodle
1 3 (10.34%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) MySQL
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (6.90%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (100.00%) Developer
2 19 (65.52%) PHP Developer
3 9 (31.03%) .NET Developer
3 9 (31.03%) .NET Web Developer
3 9 (31.03%) Web Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Sitecore Developer
5 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 3 (10.34%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (10.34%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (10.34%) C# Developer
5 3 (10.34%) C# Web Developer
5 3 (10.34%) PHP Programmer
5 3 (10.34%) Programmer
5 3 (10.34%) Senior .NET Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Senior .NET Web Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Web Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (55.17%) LAMP
2 10 (34.48%) .NET
2 10 (34.48%) ASP.NET
3 9 (31.03%) ASP.NET MVC
3 9 (31.03%) ASP.NET Web API
4 8 (27.59%) Doctrine
5 3 (10.34%) Ajax
6 1 (3.45%) CSS
6 1 (3.45%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) VLE
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (79.31%) MVC
2 12 (41.38%) OO
3 11 (37.93%) E-Commerce
4 10 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (31.03%) SOLID
5 9 (31.03%) TDD
5 9 (31.03%) Web Development
6 7 (24.14%) BDD
6 7 (24.14%) Scrum
7 2 (6.90%) Online Marketing
8 1 (3.45%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 19 (65.52%) PHP
2 10 (34.48%) C#
3 3 (10.34%) SQL
4 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
Vendors
1 16 (55.17%) Zend
2 5 (17.24%) Sitecore
3 3 (10.34%) Microsoft