The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 31 43 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Permanent jobs citing OOP 4 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 2.23% 1.94% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.51% 2.17% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 0
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
OOP
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
114 230 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 63.69% 89.15% 76.38%
Number of salaries quoted 101 183 225
Average salary £42,660 £47,500 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.18% -3.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,750 £30,300
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

OOP
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

OOP Salary Trend in Croydon

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (75.00%) MVC
2 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 6 (75.00%) C#
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) Degree
2 6 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (75.00%) OO
3 2 (25.00%) Android
3 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (25.00%) iOS Development
4 1 (12.50%) Mobile Development
4 1 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (12.50%) Android Development
4 1 (12.50%) HTML5
4 1 (12.50%) PhoneGap
4 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
4 1 (12.50%) jQuery
4 1 (12.50%) WordPress
4 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
4 1 (12.50%) Physics
4 1 (12.50%) Subversion
4 1 (12.50%) HTML
4 1 (12.50%) PHP
4 1 (12.50%) Publishing
4 1 (12.50%) Objective-C

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 (12.50%) WordPress
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (75.00%) C# Developer
3 4 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (37.50%) Agile C# Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (12.50%) PHP Developer
5 1 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) .NET
1 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (12.50%) HTML5
3 1 (12.50%) PhoneGap
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) CSS
3 1 (12.50%) Web Services
3 1 (12.50%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
3 1 (12.50%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Android
1 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) OO
1 6 (75.00%) MVC
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) iOS Development
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Development
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (12.50%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) PHP
3 1 (12.50%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Degree