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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 73 89 91
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +2
Permanent jobs citing OOP 20 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.70% 0.50% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.13% 0.63% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 14 5 8
Average salary £38,750 £23,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+68.47% -16.36%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
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
941 792 764
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 80.15% 78.73% 74.03%
Number of salaries quoted 780 723 669
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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
Dunstable - 9 £40,000 -
Luton +1 8 £43,000 +43.33% 8
Leighton Buzzard - 3 £31,000 -
OOP
East of England

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 28 (75.68%) SQL Server
2 17 (45.95%) Java
2 17 (45.95%) OO
2 17 (45.95%) Retail
2 17 (45.95%) Time Management
3 16 (43.24%) Banking
3 16 (43.24%) Software Architecture
4 15 (40.54%) .NET
5 13 (35.14%) J2EE
5 13 (35.14%) C#
5 13 (35.14%) J2SE
5 13 (35.14%) EJB
5 13 (35.14%) JSP
5 13 (35.14%) Microsoft
5 13 (35.14%) TDD
6 12 (32.43%) JavaScript
6 12 (32.43%) ASP.NET
6 12 (32.43%) WCF
7 10 (27.03%) Degree
8 9 (24.32%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (24.32%) HTML
8 9 (24.32%) MFC
8 9 (24.32%) C++
8 9 (24.32%) STL
8 9 (24.32%) MVC
8 9 (24.32%) Scrum
9 7 (18.92%) MS Excel
9 7 (18.92%) Management Information System
9 7 (18.92%) E-Commerce
9 7 (18.92%) WPF

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 6 (16.22%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 7 (18.92%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (16.22%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (75.68%) SQL Server
2 6 (16.22%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (16.22%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Log4Net
1 6 (16.22%) NUnit
1 6 (16.22%) JIRA
1 6 (16.22%) TeamCity
1 6 (16.22%) Git (software)
1 6 (16.22%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (16.22%) Rhino Mocks
1 6 (16.22%) FinalBuilder
1 6 (16.22%) SpecFlow
1 6 (16.22%) Jasmine
1 6 (16.22%) NSubstitute
General
1 17 (45.95%) Retail
2 16 (43.24%) Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (83.78%) Developer
2 16 (43.24%) Java Developer
3 11 (29.73%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 11 (29.73%) Senior Developer
4 10 (27.03%) Graduate
5 8 (21.62%) Senior Java Developer
6 6 (16.22%) Web Developer
7 5 (13.51%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
8 3 (8.11%) Software Developer
8 3 (8.11%) Graduate Developer
8 3 (8.11%) C# Software Developer
8 3 (8.11%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (8.11%) C# Developer
8 3 (8.11%) Senior Software Developer
8 3 (8.11%) Senior C# Developer
9 1 (2.70%) Senior Software Engineer
9 1 (2.70%) Architect
9 1 (2.70%) Software Engineer
9 1 (2.70%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (40.54%) .NET
2 13 (35.14%) J2EE
2 13 (35.14%) EJB
2 13 (35.14%) JSP
2 13 (35.14%) J2SE
3 12 (32.43%) ASP.NET
3 12 (32.43%) WCF
4 9 (24.32%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (24.32%) STL
4 9 (24.32%) MFC
4 9 (24.32%) HTML
5 7 (18.92%) WPF
6 6 (16.22%) jQuery
6 6 (16.22%) Web Services
6 6 (16.22%) HTML5
6 6 (16.22%) Castle Windsor
6 6 (16.22%) KnockoutJS
6 6 (16.22%) ASP.NET Web API
6 6 (16.22%) COM
7 3 (8.11%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Management Information System
2 6 (16.22%) Mathematics
3 4 (10.81%) EFT
4 3 (8.11%) Physics
4 3 (8.11%) Computer Science
4 3 (8.11%) EMV
5 1 (2.70%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.70%) PKI
5 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (45.95%) OO
1 17 (45.95%) Time Management
2 16 (43.24%) Software Architecture
3 13 (35.14%) TDD
4 9 (24.32%) MVC
4 9 (24.32%) Scrum
5 7 (18.92%) E-Commerce
6 6 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (16.22%) BDD
7 4 (10.81%) Software Engineering
8 1 (2.70%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 17 (45.95%) Java
2 13 (35.14%) C#
3 12 (32.43%) JavaScript
4 9 (24.32%) C++
5 6 (16.22%) VB.NET
5 6 (16.22%) Ruby
5 6 (16.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (27.03%) Degree
2 3 (8.11%) PhD
Systems Management
1 6 (16.22%) logstash
Vendors
1 13 (35.14%) Microsoft
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
TheSmartList
Salary: £Competitive DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
TheSmartList
Salary: £Competitive DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 18 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 18 days ago
Luton
easyJet
Salary: Competitive + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 18 days ago