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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 26 14 40
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +26
Permanent jobs citing OO 21 25 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 7.29% 13.16% 2.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.14% 15.63% 3.69%
Number of salaries quoted 17 23 9
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
207 160 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 71.88% 84.21% 69.91%
Number of salaries quoted 176 145 220
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 £27,500 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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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 22 September 2014.

OO Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 32 (65.31%) C#
2 31 (63.27%) SQL
3 29 (59.18%) SOAP
4 27 (55.10%) .NET
5 25 (51.02%) REST
6 24 (48.98%) JavaScript
7 21 (42.86%) HTML
7 21 (42.86%) ASP.NET
7 21 (42.86%) CSS
8 18 (36.73%) ASP.NET Web API
9 16 (32.65%) C++
9 16 (32.65%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (30.61%) XML
11 14 (28.57%) Visual Studio
11 14 (28.57%) T-SQL
11 14 (28.57%) MVC
11 14 (28.57%) WCF
11 14 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
11 14 (28.57%) jQuery
12 12 (24.49%) Unit Testing
12 12 (24.49%) Java
13 11 (22.45%) Web Services
13 11 (22.45%) Objective-C
13 11 (22.45%) Microsoft
13 11 (22.45%) SQLite
13 11 (22.45%) Android
13 11 (22.45%) iPhone
13 11 (22.45%) Apple iOS
13 11 (22.45%) JSON
13 11 (22.45%) Smartphone

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Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (4.08%) Joomla!
1 2 (4.08%) CMS
2 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.45%) SQLite
2 6 (12.24%) MySQL
3 3 (6.12%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.08%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.08%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.08%) Hadoop
4 2 (4.08%) Apache Accumulo
4 2 (4.08%) Big Data
4 2 (4.08%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 14 (28.57%) Visual Studio
2 7 (14.29%) ClearCase
2 7 (14.29%) Subversion
3 6 (12.24%) Git (software)
4 4 (8.16%) SoapUI
5 2 (4.08%) Jenkins
5 2 (4.08%) Jasmine
5 2 (4.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (2.04%) Apache Ivy
6 1 (2.04%) Ant
6 1 (2.04%) Maven
General
1 2 (4.08%) Electronics
2 1 (2.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 45 (91.84%) Developer
2 21 (42.86%) .NET Developer
3 18 (36.73%) Senior .NET Developer
3 18 (36.73%) Senior Developer
4 17 (34.69%) C# Developer
5 16 (32.65%) C# .NET Developer
6 14 (28.57%) ASP.NET Developer
6 14 (28.57%) Senior C# Developer
6 14 (28.57%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 14 (28.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 11 (22.45%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 11 (22.45%) Mobile Developer
8 9 (18.37%) Lead Developer
9 6 (12.24%) C++ Developer
10 5 (10.20%) Java Developer
10 5 (10.20%) Junior Developer
10 5 (10.20%) Junior
11 4 (8.16%) Programmer
12 3 (6.12%) Software Developer
12 3 (6.12%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (59.18%) SOAP
2 27 (55.10%) .NET
3 25 (51.02%) REST
4 21 (42.86%) HTML
4 21 (42.86%) ASP.NET
4 21 (42.86%) CSS
5 18 (36.73%) ASP.NET Web API
6 15 (30.61%) XML
7 14 (28.57%) WCF
7 14 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (28.57%) jQuery
8 11 (22.45%) Web Services
8 11 (22.45%) JSON
9 4 (8.16%) Sass
9 4 (8.16%) AngularJS
9 4 (8.16%) CSS3
9 4 (8.16%) HTML5
9 4 (8.16%) .NET Framework
10 2 (4.08%) Ext JS
10 2 (4.08%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.45%) iPhone
1 11 (22.45%) Smartphone
1 11 (22.45%) Mobile App
2 7 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (4.08%) Open Source
3 2 (4.08%) Physics
3 2 (4.08%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.08%) Firmware
3 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (22.45%) Android
1 11 (22.45%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.04%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.65%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (28.57%) MVC
3 12 (24.49%) Unit Testing
4 11 (22.45%) Mobile Application Development
4 11 (22.45%) Android Development
4 11 (22.45%) iOS Development
5 7 (14.29%) UML
5 7 (14.29%) Line Management
6 5 (10.20%) Project Management
6 5 (10.20%) RUP
6 5 (10.20%) Waterfall
7 4 (8.16%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (8.16%) Software Engineering
7 4 (8.16%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (8.16%) Business Analysis
7 4 (8.16%) B2B
7 4 (8.16%) SOA
8 3 (6.12%) Scrum
9 2 (4.08%) Regression Analysis
9 2 (4.08%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 32 (65.31%) C#
2 31 (63.27%) SQL
3 24 (48.98%) JavaScript
4 16 (32.65%) C++
5 14 (28.57%) T-SQL
6 12 (24.49%) Java
7 11 (22.45%) Objective-C
8 9 (18.37%) C
8 9 (18.37%) PHP
9 8 (16.33%) Python
10 7 (14.29%) VB.NET
11 6 (12.24%) PHP5
12 5 (10.20%) Ada
13 2 (4.08%) Perl
14 1 (2.04%) Lua
14 1 (2.04%) Ruby
14 1 (2.04%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (8.16%) Degree
2 1 (2.04%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 11 (22.45%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.08%) Zend
2 2 (4.08%) Oracle
3 1 (2.04%) Sun