The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OO over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 19 25 23
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Permanent jobs citing OO 106 70 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 12.44% 9.43% 9.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.28% 11.22% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 77 64 45
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £43,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
651 624 376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 76.41% 84.10% 75.65%
Number of salaries quoted 509 511 289
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -6.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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Salary Trend in Dorset

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

OO Salary Trend in Dorset

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Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OO across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

OO Salary Histogram in Dorset

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Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth 0 59 £29,000 -27.50%
Poole +16 33 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Wareham +1 1 £42,500 -
Weymouth -3 1 £25,000 -28.57% 1
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South West

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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.

1 105 (45.45%) Java
2 104 (45.02%) OOP
3 84 (36.36%) Scrum
4 82 (35.50%) JavaScript
5 80 (34.63%) Linux
6 73 (31.60%) Agile Software Development
7 71 (30.74%) XML
8 69 (29.87%) Derivative
9 59 (25.54%) Software Engineering
10 58 (25.11%) C#
11 53 (22.94%) Back Office
11 53 (22.94%) Multithreading
12 52 (22.51%) Continuous Improvement
12 52 (22.51%) SQL
12 52 (22.51%) CSS
13 51 (22.08%) PHP
14 50 (21.65%) C++
14 50 (21.65%) Data Modelling
14 50 (21.65%) RDBMS
14 50 (21.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 50 (21.65%) XML Messaging
14 50 (21.65%) Relational Database
15 48 (20.78%) OOD
16 47 (20.35%) Windows
17 46 (19.91%) .NET
18 41 (17.75%) SQL Server
19 40 (17.32%) HTML
20 39 (16.88%) ASP.NET
21 38 (16.45%) TDD
22 37 (16.02%) Banking

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Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 12 (5.19%) Tomcat
2 8 (3.46%) Drupal
3 4 (1.73%) CMS
4 3 (1.30%) Apache
4 3 (1.30%) WordPress
5 2 (0.87%) Confluence
5 2 (0.87%) IIS
6 1 (0.43%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (1.73%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (3.03%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.73%) Firewall
2 3 (1.30%) IPsec
2 3 (1.30%) Wireshark
2 3 (1.30%) Network Security
2 3 (1.30%) tcpdump
2 3 (1.30%) SNMP
2 3 (1.30%) VPN
2 3 (1.30%) SSL
2 3 (1.30%) IPv4
2 3 (1.30%) IPv6
2 3 (1.30%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (21.65%) RDBMS
1 50 (21.65%) Relational Database
2 41 (17.75%) SQL Server
3 36 (15.58%) MySQL
4 5 (2.16%) MongoDB
5 4 (1.73%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.87%) RavenDB
6 2 (0.87%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 26 (11.26%) JUnit
2 22 (9.52%) Git (software)
3 15 (6.49%) Subversion
4 14 (6.06%) Visual Studio
5 12 (5.19%) Eclipse
6 3 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.87%) Rhino Mocks
7 2 (0.87%) Moq
7 2 (0.87%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.87%) NCrunch
7 2 (0.87%) NUnit
7 2 (0.87%) JIRA
7 2 (0.87%) ReSharper
7 2 (0.87%) WATIR
7 2 (0.87%) TeamCity
General
1 53 (22.94%) Back Office
2 37 (16.02%) Banking
3 28 (12.12%) Finance
4 23 (9.96%) Investment Banking
5 13 (5.63%) Retail
6 4 (1.73%) Electronics
7 3 (1.30%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 177 (76.62%) Developer
2 43 (18.61%) Software Engineer
3 41 (17.75%) Java Developer
4 35 (15.15%) PHP Developer
5 29 (12.55%) Software Developer
6 25 (10.82%) Lead Developer
7 24 (10.39%) C++ Software Engineer
8 21 (9.09%) Senior Developer
9 19 (8.23%) Senior Software Engineer
10 18 (7.79%) .NET Developer
11 17 (7.36%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
12 12 (5.19%) Java Software Developer
13 11 (4.76%) Web Developer
14 10 (4.33%) Team Leader
15 7 (3.03%) ASP.NET Developer
15 7 (3.03%) Senior PHP Developer
15 7 (3.03%) Graduate
15 7 (3.03%) C# Developer
15 7 (3.03%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 7 (3.03%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (30.74%) XML
2 52 (22.51%) CSS
3 50 (21.65%) XML Messaging
4 46 (19.91%) .NET
5 40 (17.32%) HTML
6 39 (16.88%) ASP.NET
7 30 (12.99%) Spring
7 30 (12.99%) ASP.NET MVC
8 26 (11.26%) WCF
8 26 (11.26%) Spring Integration
9 19 (8.23%) jQuery
9 19 (8.23%) SOAP
10 15 (6.49%) .NET Framework
11 14 (6.06%) WPF
11 14 (6.06%) HTML5
11 14 (6.06%) CSS3
12 12 (5.19%) Laravel
12 12 (5.19%) Symfony
12 12 (5.19%) Ruby on Rails
12 12 (5.19%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 69 (29.87%) Derivative
2 50 (21.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 12 (5.19%) Computer Science
4 9 (3.90%) Client/Server
4 9 (3.90%) N-Tier
5 3 (1.30%) SCADA
5 3 (1.30%) Device Driver
5 3 (1.30%) Cryptography
5 3 (1.30%) Blog
5 3 (1.30%) Open Source
5 3 (1.30%) Social Media
5 3 (1.30%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.87%) Visualisation
6 2 (0.87%) PKI
6 2 (0.87%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 80 (34.63%) Linux
2 47 (20.35%) Windows
3 23 (9.96%) UNIX
4 15 (6.49%) Windows CE
5 5 (2.16%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (45.02%) OOP
2 84 (36.36%) Scrum
3 73 (31.60%) Agile Software Development
4 59 (25.54%) Software Engineering
5 53 (22.94%) Multithreading
6 52 (22.51%) Continuous Improvement
7 50 (21.65%) Data Modelling
8 48 (20.78%) OOD
9 38 (16.45%) TDD
10 35 (15.15%) MVC
11 25 (10.82%) Change Management
12 20 (8.66%) Cash Management
13 19 (8.23%) E-Commerce
14 17 (7.36%) OO PHP
15 15 (6.49%) B2B
16 14 (6.06%) Waterfall
16 14 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
17 12 (5.19%) UML
18 6 (2.60%) ERP
18 6 (2.60%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 105 (45.45%) Java
2 82 (35.50%) JavaScript
3 58 (25.11%) C#
4 52 (22.51%) SQL
5 51 (22.08%) PHP
6 50 (21.65%) C++
7 30 (12.99%) PHP5
8 14 (6.06%) Ruby
8 14 (6.06%) VB
9 8 (3.46%) C
10 6 (2.60%) Perl
10 6 (2.60%) VB.NET
10 6 (2.60%) Bash Shell
11 5 (2.16%) T-SQL
12 4 (1.73%) PHP4
13 3 (1.30%) Assembly Language
14 1 (0.43%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (6.93%) Degree
2 4 (1.73%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.43%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.06%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (1.30%) Plesk
Vendors
1 15 (6.49%) Microsoft
1 15 (6.49%) Zend
2 14 (6.06%) Oracle
3 4 (1.73%) Sage
4 2 (0.87%) Endeca
4 2 (0.87%) RedPrairie
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole, Dorset
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: 20,000-30,000
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