The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OO over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 9 11 25
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +14
Permanent jobs citing OO 13 16 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 15.29% 17.20% 2.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 23.64% 17.58% 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 13 16 4
Average salary £40,500 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.90% +3.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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West Sussex

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
55 91 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 64.71% 97.85% 86.67%
Number of salaries quoted 52 87 120
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,600 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £72,500 £52,500
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 Gatwick

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

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Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

OO Salary Trend in Gatwick

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Salary Histogram in Gatwick

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OO across the Gatwick region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

OO Salary Histogram in Gatwick

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 12 (92.31%) JavaScript
2 11 (84.62%) PHP
2 11 (84.62%) Linux
3 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
3 10 (76.92%) CSS
3 10 (76.92%) HTML
4 8 (61.54%) TDD
4 8 (61.54%) Unit Testing
4 8 (61.54%) Web Services
4 8 (61.54%) MVC
4 8 (61.54%) BDD
5 5 (38.46%) Apache
6 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
6 4 (30.77%) jQuery
6 4 (30.77%) OO PHP
7 3 (23.08%) MySQL
7 3 (23.08%) DNS
8 2 (15.38%) Workflow
8 2 (15.38%) Finance
8 2 (15.38%) Scrum
8 2 (15.38%) DHCP
8 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
8 2 (15.38%) UNIX
8 2 (15.38%) Windows
8 2 (15.38%) C#
8 2 (15.38%) SQL
8 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
8 2 (15.38%) VB
8 2 (15.38%) .NET

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Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 (38.46%) Apache
2 2 (15.38%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) DNS
2 2 (15.38%) DHCP
3 1 (7.69%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
2 3 (23.08%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Subversion
1 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
1 2 (15.38%) PHPUnit
1 2 (15.38%) JIRA
1 2 (15.38%) Selenium
1 2 (15.38%) PhpStorm
1 2 (15.38%) Behat
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Developer
2 10 (76.92%) PHP Developer
3 6 (46.15%) Software Developer
4 4 (30.77%) Senior Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Applications Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Web Developer
5 2 (15.38%) .NET Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Junior Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Junior
5 2 (15.38%) Web Applications Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (15.38%) PHP Web Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Senior PHP Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Junior PHP Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Platform Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Junior PHP Web Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Graduate PHP Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Junior Applications Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Junior Web Applications Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Graduate Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) CSS
1 10 (76.92%) HTML
2 8 (61.54%) Web Services
3 4 (30.77%) jQuery
4 2 (15.38%) .NET
4 2 (15.38%) Ajax
4 2 (15.38%) CakePHP
4 2 (15.38%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Linux
2 2 (15.38%) UNIX
2 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) CentOS
2 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) TDD
1 8 (61.54%) Unit Testing
1 8 (61.54%) MVC
1 8 (61.54%) BDD
2 4 (30.77%) OO PHP
3 2 (15.38%) Workflow
3 2 (15.38%) Scrum
3 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (15.38%) Data Protection
3 2 (15.38%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (7.69%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) JavaScript
2 11 (84.62%) PHP
3 2 (15.38%) C#
3 2 (15.38%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
3 2 (15.38%) VB
3 2 (15.38%) VB6
3 2 (15.38%) PHP5
4 1 (7.69%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Red Hat