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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 68 65 75
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +10
Permanent jobs citing OOP 12 21 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.69% 2.31% 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.19% 2.95% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 12 19 9
Average salary £40,000 £33,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,100 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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
547 712 719
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 76.93% 78.33% 80.07%
Number of salaries quoted 462 628 644
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 £29,000 £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%

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
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OOP across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

OOP Salary Histogram in Oxford

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 41 (89.13%) OO
2 31 (67.39%) C#
2 31 (67.39%) .NET
3 27 (58.70%) Degree
4 23 (50.00%) SQL
5 19 (41.30%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (36.96%) TDD
6 17 (36.96%) JavaScript
7 13 (28.26%) PHP
7 13 (28.26%) C++
7 13 (28.26%) SQL Server
7 13 (28.26%) Java
7 13 (28.26%) XML
8 12 (26.09%) ASP.NET
8 12 (26.09%) Software Engineering
9 11 (23.91%) MVC
9 11 (23.91%) Python
10 9 (19.57%) XSL
10 9 (19.57%) Web Services
10 9 (19.57%) Scrum
10 9 (19.57%) Retail
10 9 (19.57%) WCF
10 9 (19.57%) WPF
10 9 (19.57%) jQuery
10 9 (19.57%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (19.57%) MVVM
10 9 (19.57%) BDD
11 8 (17.39%) F#
11 8 (17.39%) Scala
11 8 (17.39%) UNIX

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 7 (15.22%) Drupal
2 4 (8.70%) ColdFusion
3 1 (2.17%) Apache
3 1 (2.17%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.70%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (28.26%) SQL Server
2 7 (15.22%) MySQL
3 2 (4.35%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.17%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.17%) Subversion
General
1 9 (19.57%) Retail
2 4 (8.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 44 (95.65%) Developer
2 26 (56.52%) Software Developer
3 12 (26.09%) .NET Developer
4 11 (23.91%) Senior Developer
5 9 (19.57%) Senior .NET Developer
6 7 (15.22%) Graduate
7 6 (13.04%) Software Consultant
7 6 (13.04%) Consultant
8 3 (6.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (6.52%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (6.52%) C# Developer
8 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (6.52%) PHP Developer
9 2 (4.35%) C++ Developer
9 2 (4.35%) Senior PHP Developer
10 1 (2.17%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 1 (2.17%) PHP Symfony Developer
10 1 (2.17%) Junior
10 1 (2.17%) Software Engineer
10 1 (2.17%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (67.39%) .NET
2 13 (28.26%) XML
3 12 (26.09%) ASP.NET
4 9 (19.57%) XSL
4 9 (19.57%) Web Services
4 9 (19.57%) WCF
4 9 (19.57%) WPF
4 9 (19.57%) jQuery
4 9 (19.57%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (15.22%) CSS
5 7 (15.22%) HTML
6 4 (8.70%) Ajax
6 4 (8.70%) SOAP
6 4 (8.70%) HTML5
7 3 (6.52%) CSS3
7 3 (6.52%) Symfony
8 2 (4.35%) STL
8 2 (4.35%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 1 (2.17%) NumPy
9 1 (2.17%) Kohana
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.04%) Mobile App
2 4 (8.70%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.35%) Statistics
3 2 (4.35%) Mathematics
3 2 (4.35%) Physics
4 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.39%) UNIX
1 8 (17.39%) Windows
2 3 (6.52%) Linux
3 2 (4.35%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.17%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (89.13%) OO
2 19 (41.30%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (36.96%) TDD
4 12 (26.09%) Software Engineering
5 11 (23.91%) MVC
6 9 (19.57%) Scrum
6 9 (19.57%) MVVM
6 9 (19.57%) BDD
7 6 (13.04%) Mobile Application Development
8 4 (8.70%) CRM
9 3 (6.52%) Project Management
9 3 (6.52%) Web Development
10 2 (4.35%) Machine Learning
11 1 (2.17%) OO PHP
11 1 (2.17%) Responsive Web Design
11 1 (2.17%) Analytics
11 1 (2.17%) iOS Development
11 1 (2.17%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 31 (67.39%) C#
2 23 (50.00%) SQL
3 17 (36.96%) JavaScript
4 13 (28.26%) PHP
4 13 (28.26%) C++
4 13 (28.26%) Java
5 11 (23.91%) Python
6 8 (17.39%) F#
6 8 (17.39%) Scala
7 3 (6.52%) PHP5
7 3 (6.52%) T-SQL
8 2 (4.35%) R
9 1 (2.17%) MATLAB
9 1 (2.17%) Ruby
9 1 (2.17%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 27 (58.70%) Degree
2 2 (4.35%) PhD
Vendors
1 3 (6.52%) Zend
2 1 (2.17%) Facebook
2 1 (2.17%) Twitter
2 1 (2.17%) Apple
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