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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank - 6 21
Permanent jobs citing OO 0 17 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick - 16.35% 6.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 20.00% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 15 8
Average salary - £65,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +62.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
80 85 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 75.47% 81.73% 91.46%
Number of salaries quoted 62 74 103
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £40,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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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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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Apache
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Tcl
2 2 (50.00%) Nagios
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) PHP
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Squid
2 2 (50.00%) JSON
2 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (50.00%) Selenium
2 2 (50.00%) WPF
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing

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Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 2 (50.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DHCP
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
1 2 (50.00%) PHPUnit
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Web Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Programmer
2 2 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# Software Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Developer Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Software Programmer
2 2 (50.00%) Agile C# Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) JSON
1 2 (50.00%) WPF
1 2 (50.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Software Architecture
1 2 (50.00%) OO PHP
1 2 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Tcl
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) PHP
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Squid
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft