Period
to 22 October 2018

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 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 86 91 81
Rank change year-on-year +5 -10 +44
Permanent jobs citing OOP 10 9 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 0.98% 0.80% 2.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.11% 0.88% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 6 16 33
Bedfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -11.11%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,625 £32,500
90th Percentile £53,950 £70,000 £54,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -

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 901 1,023 1,495
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 88.33% 91.42% 94.03%
Number of salaries quoted 743 832 1,315
Bedfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £30,800 £27,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £77,250 £70,000 £77,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 22 October 2018.

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 22 October 2018. 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 0 2 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Luton 0 1 £37,500 -11.76% 1
OOP
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, IT jobs citing OOP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for OOP.

1 9 (90.00%) C#
1 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) OO
2 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (50.00%) .NET
4 4 (40.00%) Oracle
4 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
4 4 (40.00%) XML
4 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 4 (40.00%) ETL
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
5 3 (30.00%) Mobile App
5 3 (30.00%) Skype
5 3 (30.00%) SDLC
5 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
5 3 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (30.00%) BDD
5 3 (30.00%) DevOps
5 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (30.00%) Web Development
5 3 (30.00%) TDD
5 3 (30.00%) OOD
5 3 (30.00%) HTML
5 3 (30.00%) CSS
6 2 (20.00%) Web Services

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 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Development Team Leader
3 2 (20.00%) ETL Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Team Leader
4 1 (10.00%) C# WPF Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Lead C# Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Lead Developer
4 1 (10.00%) PHP Developer
4 1 (10.00%) PHP Symfony Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Symfony Developer
4 1 (10.00%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (40.00%) XML
3 3 (30.00%) CSS
3 3 (30.00%) HTML
4 2 (20.00%) RESTful
4 2 (20.00%) Web Services
4 2 (20.00%) WinForms
4 2 (20.00%) WPF
5 1 (10.00%) jQuery
5 1 (10.00%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (10.00%) User Experience
3 1 (10.00%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Mac OS
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) OO
3 4 (40.00%) ETL
4 3 (30.00%) BDD
4 3 (30.00%) DevOps
4 3 (30.00%) OOD
4 3 (30.00%) SDLC
4 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (30.00%) TDD
4 3 (30.00%) Web Development
5 2 (20.00%) Line Management
5 2 (20.00%) Multithreaded Programming
5 2 (20.00%) Multithreading
5 2 (20.00%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) C#
2 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (10.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle