The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bridgwater region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OO over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 5 3 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing OO 1 15 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgwater 7.69% 50.00% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.69% 55.56% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 14 0
Average salary £20,500 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-59.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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Somerset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bridgwater region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bridgwater
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
13 27 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgwater 100.00% 90.00% 72.73%
Number of salaries quoted 13 26 8
Average salary £34,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

OO
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgwater

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OO across the Bridgwater region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgwater

OO
Salary Trend in Bridgwater

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

OO Salary Trend in Bridgwater

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bridgwater

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bridgwater region citing OO also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OO.

1 3 (60.00%) HTML
1 3 (60.00%) Java
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) MySQL
1 3 (60.00%) CSS
1 3 (60.00%) Web Services
1 3 (60.00%) OOP
1 3 (60.00%) OOD
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) TDD
1 3 (60.00%) Spring
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (60.00%) Scrum
1 3 (60.00%) Selenium
1 3 (60.00%) FitNesse
2 2 (40.00%) Symfony
2 2 (40.00%) Zend
2 2 (40.00%) Zend Framework
2 2 (40.00%) CakePHP
2 2 (40.00%) jQuery
2 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (40.00%) Open Source
2 2 (40.00%) Subversion
2 2 (40.00%) JSON
2 2 (40.00%) Ubuntu
2 2 (40.00%) Web Development
2 2 (40.00%) Ruby
2 2 (40.00%) Pair Programming
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Management

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Top Related IT Skills in Bridgwater by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bridgwater region citing OO also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Selenium
1 3 (60.00%) FitNesse
2 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (40.00%) Subversion
3 1 (20.00%) JUnit
General
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Web Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Applications Developer
2 2 (40.00%) PHP Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Web Applications Developer
2 2 (40.00%) PHP Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Trainee Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Trainee
3 1 (20.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
1 3 (60.00%) CSS
1 3 (60.00%) Web Services
1 3 (60.00%) Spring
2 2 (40.00%) J2EE
2 2 (40.00%) JSON
2 2 (40.00%) Symfony
2 2 (40.00%) Zend Framework
2 2 (40.00%) CakePHP
2 2 (40.00%) jQuery
2 2 (40.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) XHTML
2 2 (40.00%) LAMP
2 2 (40.00%) XML-RPC
2 2 (40.00%) SOAP
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) Apache CXF
3 1 (20.00%) Apache Camel
3 1 (20.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) W3C
1 2 (40.00%) Open Source
2 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) OOP
1 3 (60.00%) OOD
1 3 (60.00%) Scrum
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) TDD
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Web Development
2 2 (40.00%) Pair Programming
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Product Management
3 1 (20.00%) Procedural Programming
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Python
2 2 (40.00%) ECMAScript
2 2 (40.00%) Ruby
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Zend