The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 79 59 62
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +3
Permanent jobs citing OOP 3 14 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.40% 1.94% 2.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 2.52% 3.20%
Number of salaries quoted 3 14 20
Average salary £32,500 £32,730 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.70% -0.81%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
OOP
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
612 556 718
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 80.85% 77.01% 78.13%
Number of salaries quoted 466 479 630
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £68,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

OOP
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

OOP Salary Trend in Oxford

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 16 (94.12%) JavaScript
2 15 (88.24%) PHP
2 15 (88.24%) MySQL
3 12 (70.59%) CSS
3 12 (70.59%) HTML
4 11 (64.71%) MVC
4 11 (64.71%) jQuery
5 9 (52.94%) Git (software)
5 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (52.94%) OO
6 8 (47.06%) SQL
7 7 (41.18%) Linux
7 7 (41.18%) Subversion
7 7 (41.18%) Games
7 7 (41.18%) Symfony
7 7 (41.18%) Laravel
8 6 (35.29%) C++
9 5 (29.41%) C#
9 5 (29.41%) Java
10 4 (23.53%) VB.NET
10 4 (23.53%) .NET
10 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
10 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
10 4 (23.53%) E-Commerce
10 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
10 4 (23.53%) Perforce
10 4 (23.53%) Publishing
10 4 (23.53%) Mobile App
10 4 (23.53%) Mobile Application Development
10 4 (23.53%) Android Development

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 4 (23.53%) Drupal
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (88.24%) MySQL
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (52.94%) Git (software)
2 7 (41.18%) Subversion
3 3 (17.65%) PHPUnit
General
1 7 (41.18%) Games
2 4 (23.53%) Publishing
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (52.94%) Web Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Software Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (11.76%) PHP Web Developer
4 2 (11.76%) LAMP Developer
4 2 (11.76%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 2 (11.76%) PHP Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Junior Java Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Junior
5 1 (5.88%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.88%) C++ Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (70.59%) CSS
1 12 (70.59%) HTML
2 11 (64.71%) jQuery
3 7 (41.18%) Laravel
3 7 (41.18%) Symfony
4 4 (23.53%) CodeIgniter
4 4 (23.53%) .NET
4 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
4 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (23.53%) HTML5
4 4 (23.53%) CSS3
5 2 (11.76%) LAMP
6 1 (5.88%) JSF
6 1 (5.88%) Java EE
6 1 (5.88%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
1 4 (23.53%) Mobile App
2 3 (17.65%) Graphic Design
2 3 (17.65%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Linux
2 4 (23.53%) Android
2 4 (23.53%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) MVC
2 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (52.94%) OO
3 4 (23.53%) E-Commerce
3 4 (23.53%) Mobile Application Development
3 4 (23.53%) Android Development
3 4 (23.53%) iOS Development
4 3 (17.65%) TDD
4 3 (17.65%) Automated Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.88%) SDLC
5 1 (5.88%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 16 (94.12%) JavaScript
2 15 (88.24%) PHP
3 8 (47.06%) SQL
4 6 (35.29%) C++
5 5 (29.41%) Java
5 5 (29.41%) C#
6 4 (23.53%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
1 4 (23.53%) Perforce