The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOP 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 Programming (OOP)
Rank 29 39 39
Rank change year-on-year
+10 0
Permanent jobs citing OOP 73 41 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 8.57% 5.53% 4.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.21% 6.57% 6.38%
Number of salaries quoted 46 41 24
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £55,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
OOP
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%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

OOP
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

OOP Salary Trend in Dorset

OOP
Salary Histogram in Dorset

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

OOP Salary Histogram in Dorset

OOP
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOP 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +14 52 £21,000 -47.50% 2
Poole +5 14 £60,000 +114.28% 2
OOP
South West

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

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

1 104 (80.62%) OO
2 67 (51.94%) Scrum
3 56 (43.41%) Java
4 55 (42.64%) XML
5 50 (38.76%) Data Modelling
5 50 (38.76%) RDBMS
5 50 (38.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 50 (38.76%) Back Office
5 50 (38.76%) XML Messaging
5 50 (38.76%) Agile Software Development
5 50 (38.76%) Derivative
5 50 (38.76%) Multithreading
5 50 (38.76%) Continuous Improvement
5 50 (38.76%) Relational Database
6 49 (37.98%) PHP
7 46 (35.66%) CSS
8 37 (28.68%) Linux
9 34 (26.36%) HTML
9 34 (26.36%) Git (software)
10 33 (25.58%) Software Engineering
11 32 (24.81%) JavaScript
11 32 (24.81%) MySQL
12 30 (23.26%) HTML5
13 28 (21.71%) C++
14 25 (19.38%) UNIX
14 25 (19.38%) Change Management
15 23 (17.83%) MVC
15 23 (17.83%) Windows
16 21 (16.28%) Ajax
17 20 (15.50%) PHP5

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 7 (5.43%) Drupal
2 4 (3.10%) WordPress
2 4 (3.10%) CMS
3 3 (2.33%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (1.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (4.65%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.33%) Intranet
2 1 (0.78%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (38.76%) RDBMS
1 50 (38.76%) Relational Database
2 32 (24.81%) MySQL
3 5 (3.88%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 34 (26.36%) Git (software)
2 16 (12.40%) Subversion
General
1 50 (38.76%) Back Office
2 3 (2.33%) Marketing
3 1 (0.78%) Finance
3 1 (0.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 101 (78.29%) Developer
2 38 (29.46%) PHP Developer
3 29 (22.48%) Software Engineer
4 25 (19.38%) Lead Developer
5 23 (17.83%) C++ Software Engineer
6 18 (13.95%) Senior Developer
7 17 (13.18%) Senior Software Engineer
7 17 (13.18%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
8 15 (11.63%) Senior PHP Developer
9 10 (7.75%) Web Developer
10 5 (3.88%) Graduate
10 5 (3.88%) Graduate Software Engineer
11 4 (3.10%) LAMP Developer
12 2 (1.55%) PHP MySQL Developer
12 2 (1.55%) PHP LAMP Developer
12 2 (1.55%) Junior Web Developer
12 2 (1.55%) Junior
12 2 (1.55%) Junior Developer
13 1 (0.78%) ASP.NET Developer
13 1 (0.78%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (42.64%) XML
2 50 (38.76%) XML Messaging
3 46 (35.66%) CSS
4 34 (26.36%) HTML
5 30 (23.26%) HTML5
6 21 (16.28%) Ajax
7 15 (11.63%) Laravel
8 13 (10.08%) Symfony
9 12 (9.30%) SOAP
10 11 (8.53%) CSS3
11 8 (6.20%) REST
11 8 (6.20%) LAMP
11 8 (6.20%) RESTful
12 6 (4.65%) .NET
13 5 (3.88%) JSON
14 4 (3.10%) CakePHP
15 3 (2.33%) jQuery
15 3 (2.33%) Zend Framework
15 3 (2.33%) Web Services
15 3 (2.33%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 50 (38.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 50 (38.76%) Derivative
2 11 (8.53%) Computer Science
3 10 (7.75%) Open Source
4 8 (6.20%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.33%) Social Media
5 3 (2.33%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 37 (28.68%) Linux
2 25 (19.38%) UNIX
3 23 (17.83%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (80.62%) OO
2 67 (51.94%) Scrum
3 50 (38.76%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (38.76%) Data Modelling
3 50 (38.76%) Multithreading
3 50 (38.76%) Continuous Improvement
4 33 (25.58%) Software Engineering
5 25 (19.38%) Change Management
6 23 (17.83%) MVC
7 12 (9.30%) TDD
8 6 (4.65%) E-Commerce
9 5 (3.88%) OO PHP
10 4 (3.10%) ERP
10 4 (3.10%) B2B
10 4 (3.10%) Web Development
11 3 (2.33%) Release Management
11 3 (2.33%) Content Management
11 3 (2.33%) Analytics
12 1 (0.78%) Mobile Application Development
12 1 (0.78%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 56 (43.41%) Java
2 49 (37.98%) PHP
3 32 (24.81%) JavaScript
4 28 (21.71%) C++
5 20 (15.50%) PHP5
6 13 (10.08%) SQL
7 7 (5.43%) C#
8 4 (3.10%) PHP4
9 3 (2.33%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.78%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.78%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (10.08%) Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (2.33%) Plesk
Vendors
1 16 (12.40%) Zend
2 4 (3.10%) Sage
3 2 (1.55%) Microsoft
Wimborne, Dorset
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago