The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OO over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 47 48 39
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -9
Permanent jobs citing OO 10 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 2.36% 2.65% 1.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.72% 3.11% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 6
Average salary £43,250 £42,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.36% +5.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,850 £40,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £47,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Luton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
368 418 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 87.00% 85.13% 76.84%
Number of salaries quoted 325 345 240
Average salary £45,000 £49,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +4.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OO across the Luton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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Salary Trend in Luton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OO across the Luton region.

OO Salary Trend in Luton

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Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OO across the Luton region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

OO Salary Histogram in Luton

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Luton region citing OO 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 OO.

1 21 (70.00%) .NET
2 19 (63.33%) MVC
2 19 (63.33%) C#
2 19 (63.33%) Web Services
3 18 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 17 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (53.33%) HTML
5 16 (53.33%) HTML5
6 15 (50.00%) SQL Server
7 13 (43.33%) ASP.NET
7 13 (43.33%) WCF
8 12 (40.00%) Scrum
9 11 (36.67%) Ruby
9 11 (36.67%) JavaScript
9 11 (36.67%) E-Commerce
9 11 (36.67%) jQuery
9 11 (36.67%) Team Foundation Server
10 10 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
10 10 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
10 10 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
10 10 (33.33%) Rhino Mocks
10 10 (33.33%) BDD
10 10 (33.33%) JIRA
10 10 (33.33%) Git (software)
10 10 (33.33%) FinalBuilder
10 10 (33.33%) NServiceBus
10 10 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
10 10 (33.33%) SpecFlow
10 10 (33.33%) Jasmine
10 10 (33.33%) PowerShell

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Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Luton region citing OO 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 OO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (33.33%) NServiceBus
2 5 (16.67%) WebLogic
2 5 (16.67%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (3.33%) CMS
3 1 (3.33%) Drupal
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 10 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2000
2 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (13.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (36.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (33.33%) Rhino Mocks
2 10 (33.33%) FinalBuilder
2 10 (33.33%) SpecFlow
2 10 (33.33%) Jasmine
2 10 (33.33%) NSubstitute
2 10 (33.33%) Log4Net
2 10 (33.33%) NUnit
2 10 (33.33%) JIRA
2 10 (33.33%) TeamCity
2 10 (33.33%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (23.33%) Finance
2 5 (16.67%) Automotive
3 3 (10.00%) Games
3 3 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (3.33%) Marketing
4 1 (3.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 21 (70.00%) Developer
2 10 (33.33%) Web Developer
3 5 (16.67%) Applications Support
3 5 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Android Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (13.33%) Technical Architect
4 4 (13.33%) Architect
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Applications Specialist
5 3 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (10.00%) C# Developer
5 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Applications Support Specialist
5 3 (10.00%) Support Specialist
6 2 (6.67%) Applications Support Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Support Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (70.00%) .NET
2 19 (63.33%) Web Services
3 16 (53.33%) HTML5
3 16 (53.33%) HTML
4 13 (43.33%) WCF
4 13 (43.33%) ASP.NET
5 11 (36.67%) jQuery
6 10 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (33.33%) COM
6 10 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
6 10 (33.33%) Castle Windsor
6 10 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
7 7 (23.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 7 (23.33%) .NET Framework
8 6 (20.00%) CSS
9 5 (16.67%) J2EE
9 5 (16.67%) JMS
9 5 (16.67%) CSS3
10 4 (13.33%) Android SDK
10 4 (13.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) N-Tier
2 4 (13.33%) Mobile App
2 4 (13.33%) Algorithms
3 3 (10.00%) Xbox
4 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (30.00%) Windows
2 5 (16.67%) HPUX
2 5 (16.67%) Solaris
2 5 (16.67%) Linux
2 5 (16.67%) UNIX
3 4 (13.33%) Android
4 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (63.33%) MVC
2 17 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (40.00%) Scrum
4 11 (36.67%) E-Commerce
5 10 (33.33%) OOP
5 10 (33.33%) TDD
5 10 (33.33%) BDD
6 9 (30.00%) SOA
7 7 (23.33%) Software Engineering
8 5 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
8 5 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (13.33%) Android Development
9 4 (13.33%) ETL
9 4 (13.33%) Supplier Management
10 3 (10.00%) Coaching
10 3 (10.00%) Mobile Development
11 2 (6.67%) Technical Analysis
11 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
11 2 (6.67%) UML
11 2 (6.67%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 19 (63.33%) C#
2 11 (36.67%) JavaScript
2 11 (36.67%) Ruby
3 10 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 9 (30.00%) SQL
4 9 (30.00%) Java
5 1 (3.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) Degree
Systems Management
1 10 (33.33%) logstash
Vendors
1 18 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (30.00%) Oracle
3 4 (13.33%) Sybase
3 4 (13.33%) Google
4 2 (6.67%) HP
5 1 (3.33%) Salesforce.com