The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Plymouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 25 11 8
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -3
Permanent jobs citing OOP 2 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 2.35% 5.26% 14.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.33% 8.11% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 6
Average salary £41,250 £24,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+71.87% -36.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
OOP
Devon

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Plymouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
60 37 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 70.59% 64.91% 80.49%
Number of salaries quoted 46 20 27
Average salary £29,000 £24,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.83% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,000 £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 Plymouth

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

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

OOP
Salary Trend in Plymouth

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

OOP Salary Trend in Plymouth

OOP
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Plymouth 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 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Zend
1 2 (100.00%) Magento

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Plymouth by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Plymouth 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Magento
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Zend