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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 73 - 85
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OOP 27 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.50% - 1.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.14% - 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 11
Average salary £45,000 - £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.44%
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
861 791 794
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 79.72% 84.96% 77.69%
Number of salaries quoted 722 716 710
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 22 October 2014.

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 22 October 2014. 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 - 20 £50,000 - 2
Dunstable - 3 £45,000 -
Leighton Buzzard - 3 £31,000 -
Bedford - 1 £37,500 -
OOP
East of England

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 37 (84.09%) SQL Server
2 25 (56.82%) .NET
3 24 (54.55%) OO
4 23 (52.27%) C#
5 22 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 22 (50.00%) Scrum
5 22 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (45.45%) JavaScript
7 19 (43.18%) WCF
8 18 (40.91%) MVC
8 18 (40.91%) TDD
8 18 (40.91%) Java
8 18 (40.91%) E-Commerce
8 18 (40.91%) ASP.NET MVC
8 18 (40.91%) BDD
8 18 (40.91%) ASP.NET Web API
9 17 (38.64%) HTML5
9 17 (38.64%) HTML
10 16 (36.36%) COM
10 16 (36.36%) Microsoft
10 16 (36.36%) Web Services
10 16 (36.36%) NUnit
10 16 (36.36%) Banking
10 16 (36.36%) Retail
10 16 (36.36%) Ruby
10 16 (36.36%) jQuery
10 16 (36.36%) JIRA
10 16 (36.36%) Log4Net
10 16 (36.36%) Rhino Mocks
10 16 (36.36%) Software Architecture

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 16 (36.36%) NServiceBus
2 7 (15.91%) Sitecore CMS
2 7 (15.91%) CMS
3 2 (4.55%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 16 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
1 16 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (84.09%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (36.36%) NUnit
1 16 (36.36%) JIRA
1 16 (36.36%) Log4Net
1 16 (36.36%) Rhino Mocks
1 16 (36.36%) FinalBuilder
1 16 (36.36%) TeamCity
1 16 (36.36%) Git (software)
1 16 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
1 16 (36.36%) NSubstitute
1 16 (36.36%) SpecFlow
1 16 (36.36%) Jasmine
General
1 16 (36.36%) Banking
1 16 (36.36%) Retail
2 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 41 (93.18%) Developer
2 19 (43.18%) Web Developer
3 16 (36.36%) Java Developer
4 11 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 11 (25.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 8 (18.18%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (11.36%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
7 3 (6.82%) C# Software Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Senior Software Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Senior C# Developer
7 3 (6.82%) C# Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Software Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Graduate
7 3 (6.82%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (2.27%) Web Programmer
8 1 (2.27%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) Programmer
8 1 (2.27%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) C# Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (56.82%) .NET
2 22 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 19 (43.18%) WCF
4 18 (40.91%) ASP.NET MVC
4 18 (40.91%) ASP.NET Web API
5 17 (38.64%) HTML5
5 17 (38.64%) HTML
6 16 (36.36%) COM
6 16 (36.36%) Web Services
6 16 (36.36%) jQuery
6 16 (36.36%) Castle Windsor
6 16 (36.36%) KnockoutJS
7 13 (29.55%) JSP
7 13 (29.55%) J2SE
7 13 (29.55%) EJB
7 13 (29.55%) J2EE
8 9 (20.45%) MFC
8 9 (20.45%) STL
9 4 (9.09%) WPF
10 2 (4.55%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.82%) Mathematics
1 3 (6.82%) Computer Science
1 3 (6.82%) EMV
1 3 (6.82%) EFT
2 1 (2.27%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.55%) UNIX
1 2 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (54.55%) OO
2 22 (50.00%) Scrum
2 22 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (40.91%) MVC
3 18 (40.91%) TDD
3 18 (40.91%) E-Commerce
3 18 (40.91%) BDD
4 16 (36.36%) Software Architecture
4 16 (36.36%) Time Management
5 4 (9.09%) Software Engineering
6 2 (4.55%) ITIL
6 2 (4.55%) Benchmarking
7 1 (2.27%) Multithreading
7 1 (2.27%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 23 (52.27%) C#
2 20 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 18 (40.91%) Java
4 16 (36.36%) Ruby
4 16 (36.36%) PowerShell
5 9 (20.45%) C++
6 7 (15.91%) VB.NET
7 3 (6.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (11.36%) Degree
2 3 (6.82%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) SLA
Systems Management
1 16 (36.36%) logstash
Vendors
1 16 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.91%) Sitecore
3 2 (4.55%) Oracle
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