The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OO over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 20 22 39
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +17
Permanent jobs citing OO 42 33 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 9.03% 11.34% 3.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.11% 13.87% 4.69%
Number of salaries quoted 40 29 8
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £41,200 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,150 £45,000 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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Gloucestershire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
378 238 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 81.29% 81.79% 72.73%
Number of salaries quoted 310 195 169
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

OO Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OO across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

OO Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 34 (53.97%) C#
1 34 (53.97%) JavaScript
2 33 (52.38%) HTML
2 33 (52.38%) CSS
3 28 (44.44%) C++
3 28 (44.44%) .NET
4 23 (36.51%) ASP.NET
5 22 (34.92%) Software Engineering
6 21 (33.33%) AngularJS
7 20 (31.75%) ASP.NET Web API
8 19 (30.16%) OOD
9 17 (26.98%) HTML5
9 17 (26.98%) CSS3
10 16 (25.40%) SQL
11 15 (23.81%) SOA
11 15 (23.81%) MVC
11 15 (23.81%) Subversion
11 15 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC
12 14 (22.22%) jQuery
13 13 (20.63%) T-SQL
13 13 (20.63%) WCF
14 12 (19.05%) Java
14 12 (19.05%) Linux
14 12 (19.05%) Qt
15 11 (17.46%) Windows
16 10 (15.87%) SQL Server
16 10 (15.87%) Agile Software Development
16 10 (15.87%) Signal Processing
17 9 (14.29%) B2B
17 9 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture

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Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 (3.17%) CMS
1 2 (3.17%) Joomla!
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.87%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 6 (9.52%) RDBMS
3 6 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (6.35%) MySQL
5 2 (3.17%) Apache Accumulo
5 2 (3.17%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.59%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.59%) Big Data
6 1 (1.59%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 15 (23.81%) Subversion
2 7 (11.11%) Visual Studio
3 5 (7.94%) ClearCase
4 4 (6.35%) Git (software)
5 2 (3.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (1.59%) Ant
6 1 (1.59%) JUnit
6 1 (1.59%) Apache Ivy
6 1 (1.59%) Maven
General
1 6 (9.52%) Finance
2 4 (6.35%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 50 (79.37%) Developer
2 22 (34.92%) Software Engineer
3 21 (33.33%) Senior Developer
4 20 (31.75%) .NET Developer
5 19 (30.16%) Senior .NET Developer
6 16 (25.40%) C++ Software Engineer
7 14 (22.22%) C++ Developer
8 13 (20.63%) C# Developer
9 12 (19.05%) ASP.NET Developer
9 12 (19.05%) Software Developer
9 12 (19.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 12 (19.05%) C# .NET Developer
10 11 (17.46%) C++ Software Developer
10 11 (17.46%) Senior C# Developer
10 11 (17.46%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
11 10 (15.87%) Web Developer
12 6 (9.52%) Programmer
12 6 (9.52%) C++ Programmer
12 6 (9.52%) Software Programmer
13 5 (7.94%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (52.38%) CSS
1 33 (52.38%) HTML
2 28 (44.44%) .NET
3 23 (36.51%) ASP.NET
4 21 (33.33%) AngularJS
5 20 (31.75%) ASP.NET Web API
6 17 (26.98%) CSS3
6 17 (26.98%) HTML5
7 15 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC
8 14 (22.22%) jQuery
9 13 (20.63%) WCF
10 12 (19.05%) Qt
11 9 (14.29%) .NET Framework
11 9 (14.29%) Sass
12 8 (12.70%) SOAP
12 8 (12.70%) REST
13 7 (11.11%) Web Services
13 7 (11.11%) XML
13 7 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 4 (6.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.76%) Embedded Systems
1 3 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (4.76%) Algorithms
2 2 (3.17%) Mathematics
2 2 (3.17%) Physics
2 2 (3.17%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.59%) iPhone
3 1 (1.59%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.59%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 12 (19.05%) Linux
2 11 (17.46%) Windows
3 1 (1.59%) UNIX
3 1 (1.59%) Android
3 1 (1.59%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (34.92%) Software Engineering
2 19 (30.16%) OOD
3 15 (23.81%) SOA
3 15 (23.81%) MVC
4 10 (15.87%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (15.87%) Signal Processing
5 9 (14.29%) Digital Signal Processing
5 9 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
5 9 (14.29%) B2B
6 8 (12.70%) Release Management
7 6 (9.52%) Wealth Management
7 6 (9.52%) Mentoring
7 6 (9.52%) Coaching
8 5 (7.94%) Waterfall
9 4 (6.35%) Cyber Security
10 3 (4.76%) Line Management
10 3 (4.76%) RUP
10 3 (4.76%) Unit Testing
10 3 (4.76%) Project Management
10 3 (4.76%) UML
Programming Languages
1 34 (53.97%) C#
1 34 (53.97%) JavaScript
2 28 (44.44%) C++
3 16 (25.40%) SQL
4 13 (20.63%) T-SQL
5 12 (19.05%) Java
6 5 (7.94%) C
7 4 (6.35%) Python
8 3 (4.76%) Ada
8 3 (4.76%) PHP
8 3 (4.76%) VB.NET
9 2 (3.17%) Perl
9 2 (3.17%) PHP5
10 1 (1.59%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.59%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.59%) Ruby
10 1 (1.59%) Lua
Qualifications
1 6 (9.52%) MCSD
1 6 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (6.35%) Degree
3 1 (1.59%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.59%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.59%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.59%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (12.70%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.76%) Oracle
3 1 (1.59%) Sybase
3 1 (1.59%) Sun