Period
to 18 November 2017

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

Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 91 121
Rank change year-on-year +6 +30 -17
Permanent jobs citing OOP 12 31 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 1.09% 1.91% 0.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% 2.06% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 19 29 42
Bedfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +4.65%
10th Percentile £32,150 £32,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £43,500 £57,500
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £48,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.56% +8.33% +12.50%

OOP 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 973 1508 1785
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 88.70% 92.97% 90.06%
Number of salaries quoted 809 1319 1575
Bedfordshire median annual salary £49,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,250 £30,300
90th Percentile £70,000 £77,500 £72,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%

OOP
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for OOP in Bedfordshire

OOP
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for OOP in Bedfordshire

OOP
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

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

Salary histogram for OOP in Bedfordshire

OOP
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOP within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 18 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
Dunstable - 6 £45,000 - 1
Luton +19 4 £38,750 +10.71%
Leighton Buzzard +4 1 £31,500 +32.63%
OOP
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 7 (58.33%) C#
2 6 (50.00%) .NET
2 6 (50.00%) OO
2 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (41.67%) Multithreaded Programming
3 5 (41.67%) User Experience
3 5 (41.67%) WPF
3 5 (41.67%) Multithreading
3 5 (41.67%) RESTful
3 5 (41.67%) MVVM
3 5 (41.67%) Web Services
3 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
3 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 5 (41.67%) WinForms
4 4 (33.33%) CSS
4 4 (33.33%) PHP
4 4 (33.33%) HTML
4 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 4 (33.33%) jQuery
4 4 (33.33%) Vagrant
5 3 (25.00%) Sass
5 3 (25.00%) MariaDB
5 3 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (25.00%) Docker
5 3 (25.00%) LEMP Stack
5 3 (25.00%) German Language
5 3 (25.00%) Selenium
5 3 (25.00%) Retail
5 3 (25.00%) Symfony

OOP
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 3 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (25.00%) nginx
2 1 (8.33%) WordPress
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (25.00%) MariaDB
2 3 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 4 (33.33%) Vagrant
2 3 (25.00%) PHPUnit
2 3 (25.00%) Selenium
3 1 (8.33%) PhpStorm
General
1 3 (25.00%) Games
1 3 (25.00%) German Language
1 3 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Automotive
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Developer
2 6 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 5 (41.67%) C# WPF Developer
3 5 (41.67%) WPF Developer
4 4 (33.33%) PHP Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Applications Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Configuration Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Junior
5 1 (8.33%) Junior Applications Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Junior PHP Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Junior PHP Web Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Junior Web Applications Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Junior Web Developer
5 1 (8.33%) PHP Web Applications Developer
5 1 (8.33%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Presales Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Web Applications Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) .NET
2 5 (41.67%) RESTful
2 5 (41.67%) Web Services
2 5 (41.67%) WinForms
2 5 (41.67%) WPF
3 4 (33.33%) CSS
3 4 (33.33%) HTML
3 4 (33.33%) jQuery
4 3 (25.00%) CSS3
4 3 (25.00%) HTML5
4 3 (25.00%) LAMP
4 3 (25.00%) LEMP Stack
4 3 (25.00%) Sass
4 3 (25.00%) Symfony
5 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (8.33%) Laravel
5 1 (8.33%) lodash
5 1 (8.33%) Vue (Vue.js)
5 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (41.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
1 3 (25.00%) Mac OS X
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (50.00%) OO
2 5 (41.67%) Multithreaded Programming
2 5 (41.67%) Multithreading
2 5 (41.67%) MVVM
3 3 (25.00%) DNA
3 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (16.67%) Presales
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Project Management
5 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
5 1 (8.33%) ERD
5 1 (8.33%) MVC
5 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
5 1 (8.33%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Web Application Development
5 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) C#
2 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (33.33%) PHP
4 3 (25.00%) PHP 5
4 3 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (16.67%) Java
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Docker