The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 37 38 38
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs citing OOP 1 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 0.45% 1.67% 1.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 1.99% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 5
Average salary £55,000 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
OOP
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
185 251 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 82.96% 83.95% 87.66%
Number of salaries quoted 155 173 247
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

OOP
Salary Trend in Luton

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

OOP Salary Trend in Luton

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Luton 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 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (54.55%) Python
2 6 (54.55%) PHP
2 6 (54.55%) MySQL
2 6 (54.55%) Symfony
2 6 (54.55%) Computer Science
2 6 (54.55%) Git (software)
2 6 (54.55%) Product Management
2 6 (54.55%) RabbitMQ
2 6 (54.55%) Neo4j
2 6 (54.55%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (54.55%) DevOps
2 6 (54.55%) Apache Solr
3 5 (45.45%) Sonatype Nexus
3 5 (45.45%) BDD
3 5 (45.45%) Java
3 5 (45.45%) SDLC
3 5 (45.45%) GitHub
3 5 (45.45%) Artifactory
3 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
3 5 (45.45%) RESTful
3 5 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (45.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (45.45%) TeamCity
3 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) TDD
3 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
3 5 (45.45%) JSON
3 5 (45.45%) SOAP
3 5 (45.45%) Web Services

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Luton 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 6 (54.55%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) MySQL
1 6 (54.55%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Git (software)
2 5 (45.45%) Artifactory
2 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
2 5 (45.45%) Sonatype Nexus
2 5 (45.45%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
1 6 (54.55%) PHP Developer
1 6 (54.55%) PHP Symfony Developer
1 6 (54.55%) Symfony Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) PHP Web Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Senior Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Senior Software Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) Software Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Software Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) RabbitMQ
1 6 (54.55%) Symfony
2 5 (45.45%) J2EE
2 5 (45.45%) JSON
2 5 (45.45%) RESTful
2 5 (45.45%) SOAP
2 5 (45.45%) Web Services
2 5 (45.45%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (45.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) DevOps
1 6 (54.55%) Product Management
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) BDD
2 5 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (45.45%) SDLC
2 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
2 5 (45.45%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) PHP
1 6 (54.55%) Python
2 5 (45.45%) Java
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Red Hat