The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 78 57 86
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +29
Permanent jobs citing OOP 3 25 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.38% 3.43% 1.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 4.51% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2 22 15
Average salary £39,000 £37,250 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.69% -20.74%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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 Gloucestershire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
594 554 912
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 74.72% 75.99% 73.37%
Number of salaries quoted 497 488 821
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

OOP
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

OOP Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

OOP
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOP within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 17 September 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
Cheltenham -22 2 £39,000 +4.00%
Gloucester +1 1 - -
OOP
South West

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 22 (84.62%) C#
2 15 (57.69%) OO
3 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (42.31%) HTML
4 11 (42.31%) .NET
5 10 (38.46%) PHP
5 10 (38.46%) CSS
6 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
6 9 (34.62%) Scrum
7 8 (30.77%) SQL
7 8 (30.77%) ASP.NET
7 8 (30.77%) Unit Testing
8 7 (26.92%) C++
8 7 (26.92%) Delphi
8 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
8 7 (26.92%) IIS
8 7 (26.92%) XML
8 7 (26.92%) Internet
8 7 (26.92%) TDD
8 7 (26.92%) Automated Testing
8 7 (26.92%) Degree
8 7 (26.92%) QA
8 7 (26.92%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (26.92%) Hyper-V
8 7 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2013
9 6 (23.08%) Python
9 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
10 5 (19.23%) WCF
10 5 (19.23%) Team Foundation Server

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 (26.92%) IIS
1 7 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (7.69%) CMS
2 2 (7.69%) Joomla!
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) MySQL
3 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.85%) Subversion
2 1 (3.85%) JIRA
2 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (15.38%) Manufacturing
2 2 (7.69%) Marketing
3 1 (3.85%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 21 (80.77%) Developer
2 7 (26.92%) C# Developer
3 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET Developer
3 6 (23.08%) .NET Developer
3 6 (23.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 6 (23.08%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Software Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Software Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Lead Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Lead PHP Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Lead Programmer
6 1 (3.85%) Programmer
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Applications Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Graduate
6 1 (3.85%) PHP Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (42.31%) HTML
1 11 (42.31%) .NET
2 10 (38.46%) CSS
3 8 (30.77%) ASP.NET
4 7 (26.92%) XML
5 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (19.23%) WCF
6 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 4 (15.38%) WinForms
8 2 (7.69%) jQuery
8 2 (7.69%) Web Services
8 2 (7.69%) Backbone.js
9 1 (3.85%) AngularJS
9 1 (3.85%) DOM
9 1 (3.85%) XSLT
9 1 (3.85%) LAMP
9 1 (3.85%) Ext JS
9 1 (3.85%) HTML5
9 1 (3.85%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) Learning Management System
3 1 (3.85%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.85%) E-Learning
3 1 (3.85%) SCORM
3 1 (3.85%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.85%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Android
1 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) OO
2 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (34.62%) Scrum
4 8 (30.77%) Unit Testing
5 7 (26.92%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (26.92%) TDD
5 7 (26.92%) Automated Testing
6 4 (15.38%) Software Engineering
6 4 (15.38%) MVC
7 2 (7.69%) Migration
7 2 (7.69%) Content Management
7 2 (7.69%) Web Development
8 1 (3.85%) Product Marketing
8 1 (3.85%) V-Model
8 1 (3.85%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (3.85%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 22 (84.62%) C#
2 10 (38.46%) PHP
3 8 (30.77%) SQL
4 7 (26.92%) C++
4 7 (26.92%) Delphi
5 6 (23.08%) Python
6 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
7 4 (15.38%) C
7 4 (15.38%) MATLAB
7 4 (15.38%) VB
8 3 (11.54%) VB.NET
8 3 (11.54%) PHP5
9 2 (7.69%) Java
10 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
10 1 (3.85%) ActionScript 2.0
10 1 (3.85%) ActionScript
10 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (26.92%) QA
System Software
1 7 (26.92%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle