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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 36 38 39
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Permanent jobs citing OO 11 13 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 3.25% 3.18% 3.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.68% 3.79% 4.33%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 10
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% -
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
299 343 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 88.46% 83.86% 79.60%
Number of salaries quoted 256 262 243
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £39,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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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 28 August 2015.

OO Salary Histogram in Luton

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 14 (66.67%) .NET
2 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (57.14%) C#
4 10 (47.62%) Algorithms
5 9 (42.86%) Games
6 8 (38.10%) MVC
6 8 (38.10%) ASP.NET
7 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 7 (33.33%) Java
7 7 (33.33%) Google
7 7 (33.33%) WCF
7 7 (33.33%) Android
7 7 (33.33%) Mobile App
7 7 (33.33%) Android SDK
7 7 (33.33%) Android Development
8 6 (28.57%) Xbox
8 6 (28.57%) Mobile Development
8 6 (28.57%) Software Engineering
8 6 (28.57%) Scrum
8 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
8 6 (28.57%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (23.81%) HTML
9 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
9 5 (23.81%) jQuery
9 5 (23.81%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
10 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
10 4 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
10 4 (19.05%) TeamCity

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Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 4 (19.05%) NServiceBus
2 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (19.05%) Rhino Mocks
2 4 (19.05%) FinalBuilder
2 4 (19.05%) SpecFlow
2 4 (19.05%) Jasmine
2 4 (19.05%) NSubstitute
2 4 (19.05%) Log4Net
2 4 (19.05%) NUnit
2 4 (19.05%) JIRA
2 4 (19.05%) TeamCity
2 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (42.86%) Games
2 6 (28.57%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (14.29%) Finance
4 1 (4.76%) Advertising
4 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (80.95%) Developer
2 7 (33.33%) Android Developer
3 5 (23.81%) .NET Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Web Developer
5 3 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Software Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) C# Developer
5 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Graduate
6 2 (9.52%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.76%) .NET Architect
7 1 (4.76%) .NET Technical Architect
7 1 (4.76%) Software Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Architect
7 1 (4.76%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (66.67%) .NET
2 8 (38.10%) ASP.NET
3 7 (33.33%) WCF
3 7 (33.33%) Android SDK
4 5 (23.81%) HTML
4 5 (23.81%) jQuery
4 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (19.05%) HTML5
5 4 (19.05%) Entity Framework
5 4 (19.05%) LINQ
5 4 (19.05%) Castle Windsor
5 4 (19.05%) KnockoutJS
5 4 (19.05%) COM
5 4 (19.05%) Web Services
5 4 (19.05%) .NET Framework
5 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (14.29%) MFC
7 2 (9.52%) Java EE
7 2 (9.52%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (47.62%) Algorithms
2 7 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 6 (28.57%) Xbox
4 4 (19.05%) N-Tier
5 3 (14.29%) Artificial Intelligence
5 3 (14.29%) Mathematics
5 3 (14.29%) Physics
5 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
5 3 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) Android
2 3 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (38.10%) MVC
3 7 (33.33%) Android Development
4 6 (28.57%) Mobile Development
4 6 (28.57%) Scrum
4 6 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 4 (19.05%) TDD
5 4 (19.05%) OOP
5 4 (19.05%) E-Commerce
5 4 (19.05%) BDD
6 3 (14.29%) Coaching
6 3 (14.29%) Multithreading
6 3 (14.29%) Image Processing
7 2 (9.52%) RUP
7 2 (9.52%) DSDM
7 2 (9.52%) UML
7 2 (9.52%) Technical Analysis
7 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
8 1 (4.76%) Low Latency
8 1 (4.76%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (57.14%) C#
2 7 (33.33%) Java
3 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
4 4 (19.05%) SQL
4 4 (19.05%) Ruby
4 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
5 3 (14.29%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) logstash
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 7 (33.33%) Google