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 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 77 91 83
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -8
Permanent jobs citing OOP 15 15 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.37% 1.29% 1.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.59% 1.60% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 8 14 13
Average salary £37,500 £34,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -1.42%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
941 936 868
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 86.17% 80.34% 79.63%
Number of salaries quoted 748 858 782
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

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 May 2015.

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 May 2015. 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
Leighton Buzzard - 6 £30,000 -
Luton +4 5 - -
OOP
East of England

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 23 (92.00%) HTML
1 23 (92.00%) JavaScript
2 19 (76.00%) jQuery
2 19 (76.00%) Git (software)
2 19 (76.00%) HTML5
3 16 (64.00%) .NET
4 15 (60.00%) C#
5 14 (56.00%) SQL Server
5 14 (56.00%) ASP.NET
5 14 (56.00%) MVC
5 14 (56.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 14 (56.00%) User Experience
5 14 (56.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (52.00%) CSS
7 12 (48.00%) OO
7 12 (48.00%) Scrum
8 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (44.00%) TDD
8 11 (44.00%) BDD
9 10 (40.00%) FinalBuilder
9 10 (40.00%) logstash
9 10 (40.00%) NSubstitute
9 10 (40.00%) NServiceBus
9 10 (40.00%) KnockoutJS
9 10 (40.00%) SpecFlow
9 10 (40.00%) Jasmine
9 10 (40.00%) Rhino Mocks
9 10 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 10 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
9 10 (40.00%) Castle Windsor

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 10 (40.00%) NServiceBus
2 9 (36.00%) WordPress
3 3 (12.00%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (36.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 10 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 10 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Internet
1 1 (4.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (56.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 19 (76.00%) Git (software)
2 10 (40.00%) FinalBuilder
2 10 (40.00%) NSubstitute
2 10 (40.00%) SpecFlow
2 10 (40.00%) Jasmine
2 10 (40.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 10 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (40.00%) TeamCity
2 10 (40.00%) NUnit
2 10 (40.00%) Log4Net
2 10 (40.00%) JIRA
General
1 5 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Publishing
2 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (96.00%) Developer
2 20 (80.00%) Web Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Junior Web Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Junior Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Junior
4 2 (8.00%) Software Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Programmer
5 1 (4.00%) Development Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Manager
5 1 (4.00%) .NET Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Chief Technology Officer
5 1 (4.00%) .NET Programmer
5 1 (4.00%) Agile .NET Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (92.00%) HTML
2 19 (76.00%) jQuery
2 19 (76.00%) HTML5
3 16 (64.00%) .NET
4 14 (56.00%) ASP.NET
4 14 (56.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 14 (56.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 13 (52.00%) CSS
6 10 (40.00%) KnockoutJS
6 10 (40.00%) Castle Windsor
6 10 (40.00%) WCF
6 10 (40.00%) Web Services
6 10 (40.00%) COM
7 9 (36.00%) REST
7 9 (36.00%) CSS3
7 9 (36.00%) Sass
7 9 (36.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (16.00%) XSLT
8 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 14 (56.00%) User Experience
2 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) MVC
2 12 (48.00%) OO
2 12 (48.00%) Scrum
3 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (44.00%) TDD
3 11 (44.00%) BDD
4 10 (40.00%) E-Commerce
5 4 (16.00%) Content Management
5 4 (16.00%) Unit Testing
5 4 (16.00%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (4.00%) Risk Management
6 1 (4.00%) SEO
6 1 (4.00%) Workflow
6 1 (4.00%) Project Management
6 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.00%) RUP
6 1 (4.00%) Business Continuity
6 1 (4.00%) Information Security
6 1 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 23 (92.00%) JavaScript
2 15 (60.00%) C#
3 10 (40.00%) PowerShell
3 10 (40.00%) Ruby
4 9 (36.00%) PHP
5 1 (4.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
1 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 10 (40.00%) logstash
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (36.00%) Adobe