The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 44 22 41
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +19
Permanent jobs citing OOP 1 14 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 0.37% 7.49% 1.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 9.33% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 5
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
OOP
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
193 150 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 71.22% 80.21% 70.48%
Number of salaries quoted 162 136 211
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 11 (84.62%) HTML
1 11 (84.62%) CSS
2 10 (76.92%) .NET
3 9 (69.23%) C#
3 9 (69.23%) ASP.NET
4 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
4 8 (61.54%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 7 (53.85%) WCF
5 7 (53.85%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (53.85%) XML
6 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
6 4 (30.77%) MVC
7 3 (23.08%) PHP
7 3 (23.08%) MySQL
7 3 (23.08%) PHP5
8 2 (15.38%) Scrum
8 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
8 2 (15.38%) SQL
8 2 (15.38%) RDBMS
8 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
9 1 (7.69%) Marketing
9 1 (7.69%) Web Development
9 1 (7.69%) Joomla!
9 1 (7.69%) Content Management
9 1 (7.69%) Migration
9 1 (7.69%) CMS
9 1 (7.69%) LAMP

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 1 (7.69%) CMS
1 1 (7.69%) Joomla!
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
2 3 (23.08%) MySQL
3 2 (15.38%) RDBMS
3 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Developer
2 8 (61.54%) C# Developer
3 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET Developer
3 7 (53.85%) .NET Developer
3 7 (53.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 7 (53.85%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) PHP Developer
4 2 (15.38%) PHP Programmer
4 2 (15.38%) Programmer
4 2 (15.38%) Lead Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Lead Programmer
5 1 (7.69%) Lead PHP Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (84.62%) HTML
1 11 (84.62%) CSS
2 10 (76.92%) .NET
3 9 (69.23%) ASP.NET
4 8 (61.54%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 7 (53.85%) XML
5 7 (53.85%) WCF
5 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (7.69%) LAMP
6 1 (7.69%) Backbone.js
6 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) MVC
2 2 (15.38%) Scrum
2 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) Content Management
3 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (7.69%) Web Development
3 1 (7.69%) Migration
3 1 (7.69%) OO
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) C#
2 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
3 3 (23.08%) PHP
3 3 (23.08%) PHP5
4 2 (15.38%) SQL
5 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
5 1 (7.69%) Python
5 1 (7.69%) C++