Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 68 80
Rank change year-on-year +2 +12 -21
Permanent jobs citing OO 27 53 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 2.48% 3.30% 2.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.80% 3.57% 3.09%
Number of salaries quoted 33 69 88
Bedfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% - -12.09%
10th Percentile £30,050 £23,000 £24,650
90th Percentile £70,000 £53,750 £56,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £48,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.56% +8.33% -

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 Bedfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 966 1484 1778
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 88.71% 92.40% 90.25%
Number of salaries quoted 810 1299 1568
Bedfordshire median annual salary £49,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,400 £31,250 £29,925
90th Percentile £70,075 £78,750 £73,250
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

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

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 6 months to 24 November 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 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +12 21 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Bedford -5 4 £22,500 -43.75%
Leighton Buzzard +3 1 £31,500 +32.63% 1
OO
East of England

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

1 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (44.44%) Finance
3 11 (40.74%) SOA
4 10 (37.04%) Windows
4 10 (37.04%) Java
4 10 (37.04%) .NET
4 10 (37.04%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (29.63%) REST
5 8 (29.63%) Linux
5 8 (29.63%) OOA/OOD
5 8 (29.63%) Relational Database
6 7 (25.93%) SQL
6 7 (25.93%) HTML
6 7 (25.93%) MySQL
6 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
6 7 (25.93%) CSS
6 7 (25.93%) Software Engineering
6 7 (25.93%) Degree
7 6 (22.22%) Computer Science
7 6 (22.22%) Retail
7 6 (22.22%) TDD
7 6 (22.22%) BDD
7 6 (22.22%) MVC
7 6 (22.22%) OOP
7 6 (22.22%) Change Management
7 6 (22.22%) Git (software)
7 6 (22.22%) Acceptance Criteria
8 5 (18.52%) Project Management
8 5 (18.52%) BPR
8 5 (18.52%) JavaScript

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Co-occurring 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 4 (14.81%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (14.81%) SharePoint
1 4 (14.81%) SharePoint Server
2 3 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (11.11%) nginx
3 1 (3.70%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) EngageOne
Business Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) Relational Database
2 7 (25.93%) MySQL
2 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
3 4 (14.81%) MarkLogic
3 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (11.11%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 10 (37.04%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (22.22%) Git (software)
3 4 (14.81%) Cucumber
3 4 (14.81%) JUnit
3 4 (14.81%) Mockito
3 4 (14.81%) Subversion
3 4 (14.81%) Vagrant
4 3 (11.11%) PHPUnit
4 3 (11.11%) Selenium
5 2 (7.41%) NUnit
5 2 (7.41%) Rational Rhapsody
5 2 (7.41%) Rational Rose
6 1 (3.70%) Calabash
6 1 (3.70%) PhpStorm
6 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (44.44%) Finance
2 6 (22.22%) Retail
3 4 (14.81%) Games
3 4 (14.81%) Marketing
4 3 (11.11%) German Language
4 3 (11.11%) Publishing
5 2 (7.41%) Aerospace
6 1 (3.70%) Automotive
6 1 (3.70%) Military
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Developer
2 5 (18.52%) Architect
2 5 (18.52%) Software Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (14.81%) Java Developer
3 4 (14.81%) PHP Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Technical Leader
4 2 (7.41%) .NET Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Graduate
4 2 (7.41%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Junior
5 1 (3.70%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Applications Developer
5 1 (3.70%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Junior Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Presales Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Software Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (37.04%) .NET
2 8 (29.63%) REST
3 7 (25.93%) CSS
3 7 (25.93%) HTML
4 4 (14.81%) Java EE
4 4 (14.81%) JMS
4 4 (14.81%) jQuery
4 4 (14.81%) SOAP
4 4 (14.81%) Spring
4 4 (14.81%) Web Services
4 4 (14.81%) XML
5 3 (11.11%) CSS3
5 3 (11.11%) HTML5
5 3 (11.11%) LAMP
5 3 (11.11%) LEMP Stack
5 3 (11.11%) Sass
5 3 (11.11%) Symfony
5 3 (11.11%) XSLT
6 1 (3.70%) AngularJS
6 1 (3.70%) Vue (Vue.js)
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 3 (11.11%) Mobile App
3 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.70%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 10 (37.04%) Windows
2 8 (29.63%) Linux
3 3 (11.11%) Mac OS X
4 1 (3.70%) Android
4 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (40.74%) SOA
3 8 (29.63%) OOA/OOD
4 7 (25.93%) Software Engineering
5 6 (22.22%) Acceptance Criteria
5 6 (22.22%) BDD
5 6 (22.22%) Change Management
5 6 (22.22%) MVC
5 6 (22.22%) OOP
5 6 (22.22%) TDD
6 5 (18.52%) BPR
6 5 (18.52%) Financial Modelling
6 5 (18.52%) Network Architecture
6 5 (18.52%) Project Management
6 5 (18.52%) Technical Architecture
6 5 (18.52%) Unit Testing
7 4 (14.81%) Customer Requirements
7 4 (14.81%) ETL
7 4 (14.81%) ITIL
7 4 (14.81%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (37.04%) Java
2 7 (25.93%) SQL
3 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
4 4 (14.81%) PHP
5 3 (11.11%) C#
5 3 (11.11%) C++
5 3 (11.11%) PHP 5
6 2 (7.41%) Ada
7 1 (3.70%) C
7 1 (3.70%) Python
7 1 (3.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) Dollar Universe
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) CA
1 4 (14.81%) OpenText
1 4 (14.81%) Tableau
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) Perforce
3 1 (3.70%) Xamarin