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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank - 6 22
Permanent jobs citing OO 0 17 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick - 16.04% 6.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 22.08% 6.96%
Number of salaries quoted 0 15 7
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
75 77 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 70.75% 72.64% 95.18%
Number of salaries quoted 58 60 89
Average salary £45,000 £48,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.21% +21.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £40,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

OO
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 27 August 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 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 5 (71.43%) WPF
3 4 (57.14%) Mathematics
3 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
3 4 (57.14%) Software Architecture
3 4 (57.14%) Finance
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) C++
4 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
4 3 (42.86%) Web Services
5 2 (28.57%) CSS
5 2 (28.57%) DHCP
5 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 2 (28.57%) DNS
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 2 (28.57%) HTML
5 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 2 (28.57%) PHP
5 2 (28.57%) Linux
5 2 (28.57%) Apache
5 2 (28.57%) Tcl
5 2 (28.57%) Nagios
5 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
5 2 (28.57%) OO PHP
5 2 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (28.57%) Selenium
5 2 (28.57%) Squid

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Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (28.57%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) DHCP
1 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
1 2 (28.57%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Selenium
1 2 (28.57%) PHPUnit
2 1 (14.29%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (14.29%) MSBuild
2 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 1 (14.29%) Subversion
2 1 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) Software Engineer
3 4 (57.14%) Analyst
3 4 (57.14%) Programmer
3 4 (57.14%) C# Developer
3 4 (57.14%) C# Software Engineer
3 4 (57.14%) Developer Analyst
3 4 (57.14%) Software Programmer
3 4 (57.14%) Agile C# Developer
3 4 (57.14%) C# Programmer
4 2 (28.57%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) WPF
2 3 (42.86%) Web Services
3 2 (28.57%) JSON
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) CSS
3 2 (28.57%) jQuery
4 1 (14.29%) REST
4 1 (14.29%) SOAP
4 1 (14.29%) .NET
4 1 (14.29%) WCF
4 1 (14.29%) XML
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Mathematics
1 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 4 (57.14%) Software Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) OO PHP
3 2 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) C#
3 3 (42.86%) C++
3 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
4 2 (28.57%) Tcl
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (28.57%) PHP
5 1 (14.29%) C++/CLI
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Squid
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Nagios
2 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) HP
2 1 (14.29%) Atlassian
2 1 (14.29%) IBM