The first table below looks at the demand for OOP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Cheltenham region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 36 32 51
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +19
Permanent jobs citing OOP 24 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 6.98% 5.58% 1.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.36% 7.74% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 24 13 5
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -29.41%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
287 168 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 83.43% 72.10% 87.15%
Number of salaries quoted 249 160 248
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,900 £57,500 £51,730
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
OOP
Gloucestershire

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

OOP
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

OOP Salary Trend in Cheltenham

OOP
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OOP across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

OOP Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham region citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 38 (67.86%) HTML
1 38 (67.86%) CSS
2 35 (62.50%) MVC
3 30 (53.57%) .NET
4 29 (51.79%) PHP
5 26 (46.43%) JavaScript
6 24 (42.86%) SQL Server
7 22 (39.29%) ASP.NET
8 21 (37.50%) C#
9 20 (35.71%) OO
10 19 (33.93%) MySQL
10 19 (33.93%) Marketing
11 15 (26.79%) ASP.NET MVC
11 15 (26.79%) Relational Database
11 15 (26.79%) RDBMS
11 15 (26.79%) RAD
12 14 (25.00%) Linux
12 14 (25.00%) LAMP
13 13 (23.21%) XML
13 13 (23.21%) HTML5
14 12 (21.43%) SQL
14 12 (21.43%) Finance
15 11 (19.64%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 11 (19.64%) Team Foundation Server
15 11 (19.64%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 11 (19.64%) Dojo
15 11 (19.64%) WCF
15 11 (19.64%) Zend
15 11 (19.64%) Zend Framework
16 10 (17.86%) Microsoft

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham region citing OOP 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 OOP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.36%) Apache
2 2 (3.57%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (7.14%) FastStats
2 1 (1.79%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.36%) Internet
2 1 (1.79%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 19 (33.93%) MySQL
3 15 (26.79%) Relational Database
3 15 (26.79%) RDBMS
4 4 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (7.14%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (3.57%) FileMaker
5 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (19.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (10.71%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.57%) Subversion
4 1 (1.79%) Maven
4 1 (1.79%) Selenium
General
1 19 (33.93%) Marketing
2 12 (21.43%) Finance
3 2 (3.57%) Banking
4 1 (1.79%) Retail
4 1 (1.79%) Advertising
4 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 51 (91.07%) Developer
2 23 (41.07%) PHP Developer
3 20 (35.71%) .NET Developer
4 18 (32.14%) C# .NET Developer
4 18 (32.14%) C# Developer
5 17 (30.36%) ASP.NET Developer
5 17 (30.36%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 12 (21.43%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 12 (21.43%) Senior Developer
7 11 (19.64%) Senior PHP Developer
8 9 (16.07%) Web Developer
9 6 (10.71%) PHP Web Developer
10 5 (8.93%) Programmer
10 5 (8.93%) Technical Architect
10 5 (8.93%) Architect
11 4 (7.14%) PHP Programmer
11 4 (7.14%) DBA
11 4 (7.14%) Database Developer
11 4 (7.14%) SQL Developer
11 4 (7.14%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (67.86%) HTML
1 38 (67.86%) CSS
2 30 (53.57%) .NET
3 22 (39.29%) ASP.NET
4 15 (26.79%) ASP.NET MVC
5 14 (25.00%) LAMP
6 13 (23.21%) XML
6 13 (23.21%) HTML5
7 11 (19.64%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 11 (19.64%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 11 (19.64%) Dojo
7 11 (19.64%) WCF
7 11 (19.64%) Zend Framework
8 9 (16.07%) jQuery
9 7 (12.50%) Laravel
9 7 (12.50%) Symfony
10 6 (10.71%) Web Services
11 5 (8.93%) WPF
12 4 (7.14%) .NET Framework
13 3 (5.36%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.93%) N-Tier
2 1 (1.79%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 14 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (3.57%) Android
2 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (3.57%) Windows
3 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (62.50%) MVC
2 20 (35.71%) OO
3 15 (26.79%) RAD
4 5 (8.93%) SOA
4 5 (8.93%) Project Management
4 5 (8.93%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (7.14%) Change Control
5 4 (7.14%) Customer Analysis
5 4 (7.14%) Marketing Intelligence
5 4 (7.14%) ETL
6 3 (5.36%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (5.36%) Web Development
7 2 (3.57%) Unit Testing
7 2 (3.57%) V-Model
7 2 (3.57%) Android Development
7 2 (3.57%) iOS Development
7 2 (3.57%) Scrum
8 1 (1.79%) Logistics
8 1 (1.79%) Web Design
8 1 (1.79%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 29 (51.79%) PHP
2 26 (46.43%) JavaScript
3 21 (37.50%) C#
4 12 (21.43%) SQL
5 8 (14.29%) T-SQL
6 7 (12.50%) PHP5
7 4 (7.14%) VB
7 4 (7.14%) Delphi
8 2 (3.57%) C++
8 2 (3.57%) Java
9 1 (1.79%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.79%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.79%) ActionScript
9 1 (1.79%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.79%) Bash Shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.79%) Varnish
Vendors
1 11 (19.64%) Zend
2 10 (17.86%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.14%) Alterian
3 4 (7.14%) SmartFocus
4 3 (5.36%) Oracle
5 2 (3.57%) Adobe