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

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 28 26 48
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +22
Permanent jobs citing OO 54 68 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 7.48% 7.42% 3.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.61% 9.51% 4.82%
Number of salaries quoted 47 59 33
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -24.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £53,500 £79,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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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
562 715 684
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 77.84% 78.06% 79.63%
Number of salaries quoted 475 628 613
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £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 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 15 September 2014.

OO Salary Histogram in Oxford

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 15 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 79 (50.64%) Agile Software Development
1 79 (50.64%) C#
2 78 (50.00%) .NET
3 70 (44.87%) JavaScript
4 67 (42.95%) HTML
5 63 (40.38%) CSS
6 62 (39.74%) Degree
7 58 (37.18%) SQL
8 55 (35.26%) Java
9 46 (29.49%) Software Engineering
9 46 (29.49%) Mathematics
10 45 (28.85%) C++
11 43 (27.56%) MVC
12 42 (26.92%) OOP
13 40 (25.64%) PHP
14 36 (23.08%) Computer Science
15 35 (22.44%) XML
16 34 (21.79%) MySQL
17 31 (19.87%) SQL Server
18 30 (19.23%) TDD
19 29 (18.59%) ASP.NET
19 29 (18.59%) HTML5
20 27 (17.31%) jQuery
21 26 (16.67%) Python
22 22 (14.10%) WPF
22 22 (14.10%) .NET Framework
23 21 (13.46%) WCF
23 21 (13.46%) Web Services
24 20 (12.82%) Linux
24 20 (12.82%) Unit Testing

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Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 15 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 8 (5.13%) Node.js
2 7 (4.49%) Drupal
3 6 (3.85%) WordPress
4 3 (1.92%) ColdFusion
4 3 (1.92%) CMS
5 2 (1.28%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (1.28%) IIS
5 2 (1.28%) Apache
6 1 (0.64%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.64%) nginx
6 1 (0.64%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (6.41%) Photoshop
2 6 (3.85%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.28%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.92%) Oracle CRM
1 3 (1.92%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.05%) GitHub
2 4 (2.56%) SaaS
3 2 (1.28%) Amazon S3
3 2 (1.28%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.64%) SMS
1 1 (0.64%) HTTP
1 1 (0.64%) RFID
1 1 (0.64%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (21.79%) MySQL
2 31 (19.87%) SQL Server
3 8 (5.13%) Big Data
4 6 (3.85%) NoSQL
5 5 (3.21%) MarkLogic
6 3 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.28%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.28%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.28%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.28%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.64%) OLAP
8 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 14 (8.97%) Git (software)
2 13 (8.33%) Subversion
3 10 (6.41%) Mercurial
4 6 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (3.21%) NUnit
5 5 (3.21%) MSTest
5 5 (3.21%) SpecFlow
5 5 (3.21%) Selenium
6 4 (2.56%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.28%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (1.28%) JDeveloper
8 1 (0.64%) JSUnit
8 1 (0.64%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.64%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (7.69%) Finance
2 10 (6.41%) Retail
3 3 (1.92%) Marketing
4 2 (1.28%) Publishing
5 1 (0.64%) Billing
5 1 (0.64%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 126 (80.77%) Developer
2 50 (32.05%) Software Developer
3 26 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 26 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 19 (12.18%) PHP Developer
5 17 (10.90%) .NET Developer
6 15 (9.62%) C# Software Engineer
6 15 (9.62%) Senior .NET Developer
7 12 (7.69%) Graduate
8 10 (6.41%) Java Developer
8 10 (6.41%) UI Developer
9 9 (5.77%) Front-End Developer
9 9 (5.77%) Web Developer
10 8 (5.13%) Architect
10 8 (5.13%) Team Leader
11 7 (4.49%) Software Consultant
11 7 (4.49%) C++ Software Engineer
11 7 (4.49%) Senior Software Developer
11 7 (4.49%) Consultant
11 7 (4.49%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (50.00%) .NET
2 67 (42.95%) HTML
3 63 (40.38%) CSS
4 35 (22.44%) XML
5 29 (18.59%) ASP.NET
5 29 (18.59%) HTML5
6 27 (17.31%) jQuery
7 22 (14.10%) WPF
7 22 (14.10%) .NET Framework
8 21 (13.46%) WCF
8 21 (13.46%) Web Services
9 18 (11.54%) CSS3
10 16 (10.26%) ASP.NET MVC
11 14 (8.97%) KnockoutJS
12 13 (8.33%) AngularJS
12 13 (8.33%) XHTML
13 10 (6.41%) XSL
13 10 (6.41%) Velocity
13 10 (6.41%) Ajax
13 10 (6.41%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 46 (29.49%) Mathematics
2 36 (23.08%) Computer Science
3 20 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (10.26%) Statistics
5 12 (7.69%) Physics
6 7 (4.49%) W3C
6 7 (4.49%) Mobile App
7 5 (3.21%) Hedge funds
7 5 (3.21%) Fixed Income
7 5 (3.21%) Equities
7 5 (3.21%) Derivative
7 5 (3.21%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 5 (3.21%) Semantic Web
8 4 (2.56%) Chemistry
8 4 (2.56%) User Experience
9 3 (1.92%) Open Source
10 1 (0.64%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 20 (12.82%) Linux
2 19 (12.18%) Windows
3 8 (5.13%) UNIX
4 5 (3.21%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.92%) Mac OS X
5 3 (1.92%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.64%) Android
6 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.64%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.64%) Debian
6 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (50.64%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (29.49%) Software Engineering
3 43 (27.56%) MVC
4 42 (26.92%) OOP
5 30 (19.23%) TDD
6 20 (12.82%) Unit Testing
7 18 (11.54%) OOD
8 13 (8.33%) Scrum
9 11 (7.05%) Web Development
9 11 (7.05%) Analytics
10 10 (6.41%) Mentoring
10 10 (6.41%) MVVM
10 10 (6.41%) BDD
10 10 (6.41%) Automated Testing
11 8 (5.13%) Validation
11 8 (5.13%) Software Architecture
11 8 (5.13%) OO PHP
12 7 (4.49%) Mobile Application Development
12 7 (4.49%) Data Modelling
13 6 (3.85%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 79 (50.64%) C#
2 70 (44.87%) JavaScript
3 58 (37.18%) SQL
4 55 (35.26%) Java
5 45 (28.85%) C++
6 40 (25.64%) PHP
7 26 (16.67%) Python
8 13 (8.33%) Scala
9 10 (6.41%) T-SQL
9 10 (6.41%) C
10 8 (5.13%) F#
11 6 (3.85%) Ruby
12 5 (3.21%) MATLAB
12 5 (3.21%) R
13 3 (1.92%) VBScript
13 3 (1.92%) VB.NET
14 2 (1.28%) ActionScript
14 2 (1.28%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.64%) Perl
15 1 (0.64%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 62 (39.74%) Degree
2 4 (2.56%) PhD
3 1 (0.64%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.64%) QA
1 1 (0.64%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.64%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.64%) Xen
1 1 (0.64%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (0.64%) ZABBIX
1 1 (0.64%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (11.54%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.05%) Oracle
3 6 (3.85%) Adobe
3 6 (3.85%) Twitter
4 3 (1.92%) SAP
4 3 (1.92%) JD Edwards
5 2 (1.28%) Akamai
6 1 (0.64%) Percona
6 1 (0.64%) New Relic
6 1 (0.64%) Zend
6 1 (0.64%) Citrix
6 1 (0.64%) Red Hat
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