The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OO over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 27 28 49
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +21
Permanent jobs citing OO 55 62 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 7.52% 6.52% 3.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.93% 8.73% 4.58%
Number of salaries quoted 48 53 28
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £26,500 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
OO
Oxfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
554 710 612
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 75.79% 74.66% 75.18%
Number of salaries quoted 474 624 551
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -7.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,900 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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Salary Trend in Oxford

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

OO Salary Trend in Oxford

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Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OO across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

OO Salary Histogram in Oxford

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 85 (53.46%) .NET
2 82 (51.57%) C#
3 71 (44.65%) JavaScript
4 68 (42.77%) HTML
4 68 (42.77%) Degree
5 62 (38.99%) CSS
6 59 (37.11%) SQL
7 53 (33.33%) Java
8 50 (31.45%) C++
9 47 (29.56%) Software Engineering
10 45 (28.30%) MVC
10 45 (28.30%) Mathematics
11 39 (24.53%) PHP
11 39 (24.53%) OOP
12 38 (23.90%) Computer Science
13 36 (22.64%) Agile Software Development
14 34 (21.38%) XML
15 33 (20.75%) MySQL
16 31 (19.50%) ASP.NET
16 31 (19.50%) SQL Server
17 30 (18.87%) TDD
18 28 (17.61%) jQuery
18 28 (17.61%) HTML5
19 26 (16.35%) Python
19 26 (16.35%) WPF
19 26 (16.35%) .NET Framework
20 23 (14.47%) WCF
20 23 (14.47%) Web Services
21 21 (13.21%) Windows
22 20 (12.58%) OOD

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Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 9 (5.66%) Drupal
2 7 (4.40%) Node.js
3 6 (3.77%) WordPress
4 3 (1.89%) CMS
5 2 (1.26%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (1.26%) IIS
6 1 (0.63%) Apache
6 1 (0.63%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.63%) ColdFusion
6 1 (0.63%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.63%) nginx
Applications
1 10 (6.29%) Photoshop
2 6 (3.77%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.89%) Oracle CRM
1 3 (1.89%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.92%) GitHub
2 2 (1.26%) Amazon S3
2 2 (1.26%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.63%) SMS
1 1 (0.63%) HTTP
1 1 (0.63%) RFID
1 1 (0.63%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (20.75%) MySQL
2 31 (19.50%) SQL Server
3 7 (4.40%) Big Data
4 6 (3.77%) MarkLogic
5 5 (3.14%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.26%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.26%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.26%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.26%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.26%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.63%) OLAP
8 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 13 (8.18%) Git (software)
2 12 (7.55%) Subversion
3 10 (6.29%) Mercurial
4 6 (3.77%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (3.14%) NUnit
5 5 (3.14%) MSTest
5 5 (3.14%) SpecFlow
5 5 (3.14%) Selenium
6 4 (2.52%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.26%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (1.26%) JDeveloper
8 1 (0.63%) JSUnit
8 1 (0.63%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.63%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (7.55%) Finance
2 10 (6.29%) Retail
3 3 (1.89%) Marketing
4 2 (1.26%) Publishing
5 1 (0.63%) Billing
5 1 (0.63%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 127 (79.87%) Developer
2 49 (30.82%) Software Developer
3 27 (16.98%) Software Engineer
4 26 (16.35%) Senior Developer
5 19 (11.95%) .NET Developer
6 18 (11.32%) PHP Developer
7 17 (10.69%) C# Software Engineer
8 15 (9.43%) Senior .NET Developer
9 12 (7.55%) Graduate
10 10 (6.29%) UI Developer
11 9 (5.66%) Front-End Developer
11 9 (5.66%) C++ Developer
11 9 (5.66%) Java Developer
11 9 (5.66%) C++ Software Engineer
12 8 (5.03%) Team Leader
12 8 (5.03%) Senior Software Developer
12 8 (5.03%) C# Developer
12 8 (5.03%) Architect
12 8 (5.03%) Junior
12 8 (5.03%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (53.46%) .NET
2 68 (42.77%) HTML
3 62 (38.99%) CSS
4 34 (21.38%) XML
5 31 (19.50%) ASP.NET
6 28 (17.61%) jQuery
6 28 (17.61%) HTML5
7 26 (16.35%) WPF
7 26 (16.35%) .NET Framework
8 23 (14.47%) Web Services
8 23 (14.47%) WCF
9 18 (11.32%) ASP.NET MVC
10 17 (10.69%) CSS3
11 13 (8.18%) KnockoutJS
11 13 (8.18%) XHTML
12 12 (7.55%) AngularJS
13 10 (6.29%) XSL
13 10 (6.29%) FreeMarker
13 10 (6.29%) CodeIgniter
13 10 (6.29%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 45 (28.30%) Mathematics
2 38 (23.90%) Computer Science
3 15 (9.43%) Statistics
4 10 (6.29%) Physics
5 9 (5.66%) Mobile App
6 7 (4.40%) W3C
7 6 (3.77%) Semantic Web
8 5 (3.14%) Fixed Income
8 5 (3.14%) Equities
8 5 (3.14%) Derivative
8 5 (3.14%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 5 (3.14%) Hedge funds
9 4 (2.52%) Chemistry
10 3 (1.89%) Open Source
11 1 (0.63%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 21 (13.21%) Windows
2 18 (11.32%) Linux
3 8 (5.03%) UNIX
4 6 (3.77%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.89%) Mac OS X
5 3 (1.89%) Embedded Linux
5 3 (1.89%) Android
6 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.63%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.63%) Debian
6 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (29.56%) Software Engineering
2 45 (28.30%) MVC
3 39 (24.53%) OOP
4 36 (22.64%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (18.87%) TDD
6 20 (12.58%) OOD
6 20 (12.58%) Unit Testing
7 13 (8.18%) Scrum
8 11 (6.92%) Web Development
9 10 (6.29%) MVVM
9 10 (6.29%) BDD
9 10 (6.29%) Automated Testing
9 10 (6.29%) Analytics
10 9 (5.66%) Mobile Application Development
11 8 (5.03%) Validation
11 8 (5.03%) Software Architecture
12 7 (4.40%) Data Modelling
12 7 (4.40%) OO PHP
13 5 (3.14%) SOA
13 5 (3.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 82 (51.57%) C#
2 71 (44.65%) JavaScript
3 59 (37.11%) SQL
4 53 (33.33%) Java
5 50 (31.45%) C++
6 39 (24.53%) PHP
7 26 (16.35%) Python
8 14 (8.81%) Scala
9 12 (7.55%) C
10 10 (6.29%) T-SQL
11 8 (5.03%) F#
12 6 (3.77%) Ruby
13 5 (3.14%) MATLAB
13 5 (3.14%) VB.NET
13 5 (3.14%) R
14 3 (1.89%) VBScript
15 2 (1.26%) ActionScript
15 2 (1.26%) PL/SQL
16 1 (0.63%) Perl
16 1 (0.63%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 68 (42.77%) Degree
2 4 (2.52%) PhD
3 1 (0.63%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.63%) QA
1 1 (0.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.63%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.63%) Xen
1 1 (0.63%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (0.63%) ZABBIX
1 1 (0.63%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (12.58%) Microsoft
2 12 (7.55%) Oracle
3 6 (3.77%) Adobe
4 5 (3.14%) Twitter
5 3 (1.89%) SAP
5 3 (1.89%) JD Edwards
6 2 (1.26%) Akamai
7 1 (0.63%) Percona
7 1 (0.63%) Citrix
7 1 (0.63%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.63%) New Relic
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