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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 36 32 48
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +16
Permanent jobs citing OO 19 23 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 4.79% 5.46% 1.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.67% 6.15% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 12 21 6
Average salary £43,500 £41,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.81% +18.57%
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
335 374 355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 84.38% 88.84% 81.99%
Number of salaries quoted 231 333 297
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 24 April 2015.

OO Salary Histogram in Luton

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 22 (81.48%) MVC
2 21 (77.78%) Web Services
3 19 (70.37%) C#
3 19 (70.37%) .NET
4 18 (66.67%) HTML
4 18 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 18 (66.67%) HTML5
5 15 (55.56%) SQL Server
6 14 (51.85%) ASP.NET
7 13 (48.15%) WCF
8 12 (44.44%) Oracle
8 12 (44.44%) Windows
8 12 (44.44%) OOP
8 12 (44.44%) E-Commerce
8 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (40.74%) TDD
9 11 (40.74%) Ruby
9 11 (40.74%) Scrum
9 11 (40.74%) SOA
9 11 (40.74%) SQL
9 11 (40.74%) JavaScript
9 11 (40.74%) jQuery
9 11 (40.74%) Team Foundation Server
9 11 (40.74%) ASP.NET MVC
9 11 (40.74%) BDD
9 11 (40.74%) ASP.NET Web API
10 10 (37.04%) logstash
10 10 (37.04%) NSubstitute
10 10 (37.04%) NServiceBus
10 10 (37.04%) KnockoutJS

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Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (37.04%) NServiceBus
2 8 (29.63%) WebLogic
3 7 (25.93%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (3.70%) CMS
4 1 (3.70%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (37.04%) Microsoft Azure
1 10 (37.04%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2000
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (14.81%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (40.74%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (37.04%) Rhino Mocks
2 10 (37.04%) FinalBuilder
2 10 (37.04%) SpecFlow
2 10 (37.04%) Jasmine
2 10 (37.04%) NSubstitute
2 10 (37.04%) Log4Net
2 10 (37.04%) NUnit
2 10 (37.04%) JIRA
2 10 (37.04%) TeamCity
2 10 (37.04%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (18.52%) Automotive
2 4 (14.81%) Finance
3 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (55.56%) Developer
2 11 (40.74%) Web Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Applications Support
4 4 (14.81%) Technical Architect
4 4 (14.81%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (14.81%) Architect
5 3 (11.11%) Applications Specialist
5 3 (11.11%) .NET Developer
5 3 (11.11%) C# Developer
5 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Applications Support Specialist
5 3 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Support Specialist
5 3 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Applications Support Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (77.78%) Web Services
2 19 (70.37%) .NET
3 18 (66.67%) HTML
3 18 (66.67%) HTML5
4 14 (51.85%) ASP.NET
5 13 (48.15%) WCF
6 11 (40.74%) jQuery
6 11 (40.74%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (40.74%) ASP.NET Web API
7 10 (37.04%) Castle Windsor
7 10 (37.04%) KnockoutJS
7 10 (37.04%) COM
8 8 (29.63%) CSS
9 7 (25.93%) J2EE
9 7 (25.93%) JMS
9 7 (25.93%) .NET Framework
9 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 7 (25.93%) CSS3
10 4 (14.81%) XML
11 3 (11.11%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) N-Tier
2 2 (7.41%) FMCG
3 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (44.44%) Windows
2 8 (29.63%) UNIX
3 7 (25.93%) HPUX
3 7 (25.93%) Solaris
3 7 (25.93%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (81.48%) MVC
2 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (44.44%) E-Commerce
2 12 (44.44%) OOP
3 11 (40.74%) SOA
3 11 (40.74%) TDD
3 11 (40.74%) Scrum
3 11 (40.74%) BDD
4 7 (25.93%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (25.93%) OOA/OOD
5 4 (14.81%) ETL
5 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
5 4 (14.81%) Supplier Management
6 3 (11.11%) ITIL
7 2 (7.41%) Problem Management
7 2 (7.41%) Business Continuity
7 2 (7.41%) Change Management
7 2 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (7.41%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (3.70%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 19 (70.37%) C#
2 11 (40.74%) JavaScript
2 11 (40.74%) SQL
2 11 (40.74%) Ruby
3 10 (37.04%) PowerShell
4 8 (29.63%) Java
5 1 (3.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (3.70%) SLA
Systems Management
1 10 (37.04%) logstash
Vendors
1 18 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 12 (44.44%) Oracle
3 4 (14.81%) Sybase
4 2 (7.41%) HP
5 1 (3.70%) Salesforce.com