The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for OO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OO over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented (OO)
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 60 51 62
Rank change year-on-year -9 +11  
Permanent jobs citing OO 5 35 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 0.78% 4.36% 2.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 4.70% 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 5 35 20
Median salary £48,500 £45,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.77% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £40,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,400 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

OO is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 577 745 974
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 89.46% 92.89% 87.91%
Number of salaries quoted 430 608 730
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +9.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire citing OO as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for OO in Bedfordshire

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Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for OO in Bedfordshire

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Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OO in Bedfordshire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for OO in Bedfordshire

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Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -5 2 £48,500 +2.10% 1
Bedford -7 2 £32,500 -27.77%
OO
East of England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for OO.

1 18 (72.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (56.00%) .NET
3 9 (36.00%) SOA
3 9 (36.00%) DevOps
4 8 (32.00%) Java
4 8 (32.00%) TDD
4 8 (32.00%) Systems Analysis
4 8 (32.00%) Business Analysis
4 8 (32.00%) Change Management
5 7 (28.00%) MVC
5 7 (28.00%) Scrum
5 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
5 7 (28.00%) C#
5 7 (28.00%) Kanban
6 6 (24.00%) Software Engineering
6 6 (24.00%) BDD
6 6 (24.00%) ETL
6 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (24.00%) CRM
6 6 (24.00%) SQL
7 5 (20.00%) Project Management
7 5 (20.00%) HTML
7 5 (20.00%) J2EE
7 5 (20.00%) PCI DSS
7 5 (20.00%) SDLC
7 5 (20.00%) Front End Development
7 5 (20.00%) Presales
7 5 (20.00%) SOLID
7 5 (20.00%) Business Transformation
8 4 (16.00%) Sass

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Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.00%) Moodle
2 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) EngageOne
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (4.00%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) MySQL
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Jasmine
1 4 (16.00%) Selenium
2 2 (8.00%) Appium
2 2 (8.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (8.00%) NUnit
2 2 (8.00%) SoapUI
2 2 (8.00%) SpecFlow
2 2 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (8.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (4.00%) Advertising
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
1 1 (4.00%) Games
1 1 (4.00%) Marketing
1 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Developer
2 6 (24.00%) Analyst
2 6 (24.00%) Business Analyst
2 6 (24.00%) Technical Analyst
2 6 (24.00%) Technical Business Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) Lead Business Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) Technical Leader
4 4 (16.00%) Angular Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 4 (16.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (8.00%) .NET Developer
5 2 (8.00%) C# Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) CRM Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Developer in Test
5 2 (8.00%) Development Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) e-Learning Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Specialist
6 1 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (56.00%) .NET
2 5 (20.00%) HTML
2 5 (20.00%) J2EE
3 4 (16.00%) AngularJS
3 4 (16.00%) LESS
3 4 (16.00%) Sass
4 2 (8.00%) Gherkin
5 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 1 (4.00%) HTML5
5 1 (4.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (8.00%) e-Learning
2 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (8.00%) VLE
3 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (72.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (36.00%) DevOps
2 9 (36.00%) SOA
3 8 (32.00%) Business Analysis
3 8 (32.00%) Change Management
3 8 (32.00%) Systems Analysis
3 8 (32.00%) TDD
4 7 (28.00%) Kanban
4 7 (28.00%) MVC
4 7 (28.00%) Scrum
5 6 (24.00%) BDD
5 6 (24.00%) CRM
5 6 (24.00%) ETL
5 6 (24.00%) Software Engineering
6 5 (20.00%) Business Transformation
6 5 (20.00%) Front End Development
6 5 (20.00%) Presales
6 5 (20.00%) Project Management
6 5 (20.00%) SDLC
6 5 (20.00%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 8 (32.00%) Java
2 7 (28.00%) C#
2 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (24.00%) SQL
4 3 (12.00%) PHP
5 1 (4.00%) C
5 1 (4.00%) C++
5 1 (4.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
1 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (12.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Dollar Universe
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.00%) Xamarin
3 1 (4.00%) Apple
3 1 (4.00%) HP
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle
3 1 (4.00%) Perforce
Luton
IQ Telecom
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Health, 25 days
Posted: 18 hours ago