Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for OO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OO over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
Bedfordshire > Bedford
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 28 48
Rank change year-on-year -11 +20 +7
Permanent jobs citing OO 4 31 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 1.54% 8.76% 5.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.77% 9.54% 5.82%
Number of salaries quoted 5 47 35
Bedford median annual salary £22,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -43.75% -5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £19,750
90th Percentile £41,250 £52,500 £48,750
Bedfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% - -13.04%

OO is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bedford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 226 325 498
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 87.26% 91.81% 93.96%
Number of salaries quoted 195 286 458
Bedford median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -11.11% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £60,750 £57,500 £60,250
Bedfordshire median annual salary £49,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -2.00% +5.26% +5.56%

OO
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

Job postings citing OO as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedford.

Job vacancy trend for OO in Bedford

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Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Salary trend for OO in Bedford

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Salary Histogram in Bedford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OO in Bedford over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for OO in Bedford

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing OO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedford region with a requirement for OO.

1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (75.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (50.00%) SDLC
3 2 (50.00%) Front End Development
3 2 (50.00%) SOLID
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) NUnit
3 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (50.00%) BDD
3 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (50.00%) OOD
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) MVC
3 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (50.00%) Perforce
4 1 (25.00%) Games
4 1 (25.00%) Ruby

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) NUnit
1 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (25.00%) Calabash
2 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Graduate
1 2 (50.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Junior
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) MFC
3 1 (25.00%) React
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Android
1 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (50.00%) BDD
3 2 (50.00%) Front End Development
3 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (50.00%) MVC
3 2 (50.00%) OOD
3 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (50.00%) SDLC
3 2 (50.00%) SOLID
3 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) Android Development
4 1 (25.00%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
4 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (25.00%) Physics
4 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Perforce
2 1 (25.00%) Xamarin