The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OO over the 3 months to 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 33 31 40
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +9
Permanent jobs citing OO 4 14 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 1.87% 4.90% 3.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.53% 5.91% 4.49%
Number of salaries quoted 4 14 10
Average salary £46,250 £57,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.56% +21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,250 £40,950
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
158 237 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 73.83% 82.87% 77.39%
Number of salaries quoted 137 190 245
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,675 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £60,000
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 Croydon

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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Salary Trend in Croydon

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

OO Salary Trend in Croydon

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 9 (56.25%) Linux
2 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (37.50%) C#
4 6 (37.50%) HTML
4 6 (37.50%) Windows
4 6 (37.50%) .NET
4 6 (37.50%) CSS
5 5 (31.25%) MySQL
5 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET
5 5 (31.25%) PHP
5 5 (31.25%) SQL
5 5 (31.25%) Python
5 5 (31.25%) E-Commerce
5 5 (31.25%) Content Management
5 5 (31.25%) Finance
5 5 (31.25%) CMS
5 5 (31.25%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (31.25%) Drupal
5 5 (31.25%) Magento
5 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
5 5 (31.25%) GIMP
5 5 (31.25%) Open Source
5 5 (31.25%) Bazaar
5 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (25.00%) Degree
6 4 (25.00%) Device Driver
6 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 4 (25.00%) MVC
6 4 (25.00%) C

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Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 5 (31.25%) CMS
1 5 (31.25%) Drupal
2 2 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (6.25%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) MySQL
1 5 (31.25%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
1 5 (31.25%) Bazaar
2 1 (6.25%) Ranorex
2 1 (6.25%) WebDriver
2 1 (6.25%) WinRunner
2 1 (6.25%) Selenium
2 1 (6.25%) TestComplete
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Web Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Drupal Developer
3 4 (25.00%) C++ Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) C Developer
3 4 (25.00%) C Software Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) C# Developer
5 2 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Test Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Programmer
6 1 (6.25%) Agile C# Developer
6 1 (6.25%) C# Programmer
6 1 (6.25%) Automation Tester
6 1 (6.25%) Automation Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) QA Automation Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) HTML
1 6 (37.50%) .NET
1 6 (37.50%) CSS
2 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET
3 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (12.50%) WCF
4 2 (12.50%) WinForms
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
5 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Open Source
1 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (25.00%) Device Driver
3 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
4 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
4 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Linux
2 6 (37.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (31.25%) Content Management
2 5 (31.25%) E-Commerce
3 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (25.00%) MVC
4 3 (18.75%) OOP
5 2 (12.50%) OOD
5 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
6 1 (6.25%) Test Strategy
6 1 (6.25%) Analytics
6 1 (6.25%) RAD
6 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (37.50%) C#
3 5 (31.25%) Python
3 5 (31.25%) PHP
3 5 (31.25%) SQL
4 4 (25.00%) C
4 4 (25.00%) C++
5 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
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Auburn Rose
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