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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 22 42 52
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +10
Permanent jobs citing OO 15 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 6.94% 1.37% 1.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.82% 1.67% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 9
Average salary £51,500 £62,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.60% +78.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,950 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £67,500 £62,000
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
170 239 397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 78.70% 81.57% 81.69%
Number of salaries quoted 145 229 376
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £72,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 26 (66.67%) MVC
1 26 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (64.10%) TDD
3 24 (61.54%) C#
3 24 (61.54%) HTML
3 24 (61.54%) .NET
3 24 (61.54%) Web Services
4 23 (58.97%) SQL Server
4 23 (58.97%) ASP.NET
4 23 (58.97%) HTML5
5 22 (56.41%) JavaScript
5 22 (56.41%) OOP
6 19 (48.72%) E-Commerce
6 19 (48.72%) Scrum
6 19 (48.72%) WCF
6 19 (48.72%) ASP.NET MVC
6 19 (48.72%) BDD
6 19 (48.72%) ASP.NET Web API
7 17 (43.59%) Microsoft
7 17 (43.59%) Team Foundation Server
8 16 (41.03%) COM
8 16 (41.03%) Log4Net
8 16 (41.03%) NUnit
8 16 (41.03%) Ruby
8 16 (41.03%) JIRA
8 16 (41.03%) jQuery
8 16 (41.03%) PowerShell
8 16 (41.03%) TeamCity
8 16 (41.03%) Git (software)
8 16 (41.03%) Microsoft Azure

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Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 16 (41.03%) NServiceBus
2 12 (30.77%) CMS
3 10 (25.64%) WebLogic
4 7 (17.95%) Sitecore CMS
4 7 (17.95%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (5.13%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 16 (41.03%) Microsoft Azure
1 16 (41.03%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (58.97%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (43.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (41.03%) Rhino Mocks
2 16 (41.03%) FinalBuilder
2 16 (41.03%) SpecFlow
2 16 (41.03%) Jasmine
2 16 (41.03%) NSubstitute
2 16 (41.03%) Log4Net
2 16 (41.03%) NUnit
2 16 (41.03%) JIRA
2 16 (41.03%) TeamCity
2 16 (41.03%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (7.69%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.56%) Automotive
2 1 (2.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 29 (74.36%) Developer
2 19 (48.72%) Web Developer
3 5 (12.82%) JavaScript Developer
3 5 (12.82%) Front-End Developer
4 4 (10.26%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (10.26%) .NET Developer
4 4 (10.26%) C# Developer
5 3 (7.69%) UI Programmer
5 3 (7.69%) UI Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Applications Support
7 1 (2.56%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (2.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (61.54%) HTML
1 24 (61.54%) .NET
1 24 (61.54%) Web Services
2 23 (58.97%) ASP.NET
2 23 (58.97%) HTML5
3 19 (48.72%) ASP.NET MVC
3 19 (48.72%) WCF
3 19 (48.72%) ASP.NET Web API
4 16 (41.03%) KnockoutJS
4 16 (41.03%) jQuery
4 16 (41.03%) Castle Windsor
4 16 (41.03%) COM
5 12 (30.77%) CSS
6 7 (17.95%) J2EE
6 7 (17.95%) CSS3
6 7 (17.95%) JMS
7 3 (7.69%) .NET Framework
8 2 (5.13%) XML
9 1 (2.56%) SOAP
9 1 (2.56%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) FMCG
2 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (28.21%) Windows
2 10 (25.64%) UNIX
3 7 (17.95%) HPUX
3 7 (17.95%) Solaris
3 7 (17.95%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (66.67%) MVC
1 26 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (64.10%) TDD
3 22 (56.41%) OOP
4 19 (48.72%) E-Commerce
4 19 (48.72%) Scrum
4 19 (48.72%) BDD
5 11 (28.21%) ITIL
6 8 (20.51%) Change Management
7 7 (17.95%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (17.95%) OOA/OOD
7 7 (17.95%) SOA
7 7 (17.95%) Problem Management
7 7 (17.95%) Business Continuity
7 7 (17.95%) Root Cause Analysis
7 7 (17.95%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (7.69%) Benchmarking
9 1 (2.56%) Configuration Management
9 1 (2.56%) RUP
9 1 (2.56%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (61.54%) C#
2 22 (56.41%) JavaScript
3 16 (41.03%) Ruby
3 16 (41.03%) PowerShell
4 15 (38.46%) Java
5 14 (35.90%) SQL
6 4 (10.26%) VB.NET
7 2 (5.13%) VB
8 1 (2.56%) VB6
8 1 (2.56%) VBScript
8 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (7.69%) SLA
Systems Management
1 16 (41.03%) logstash
Vendors
1 17 (43.59%) Microsoft
2 11 (28.21%) Oracle
3 7 (17.95%) Sitecore
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