The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 112 120 117
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -3
Permanent jobs citing OOP 34 24 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.53% 1.02% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.89% 1.34% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 31 24 16
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -0.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £48,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
OOP
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1802 1792 1626
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 81.03% 76.26% 72.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1324 1229 1269
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,699
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +4.42%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

OOP
Salary Trend in Reading

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

OOP Salary Trend in Reading

OOP
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OOP across the Reading region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

OOP Salary Histogram in Reading

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 62 (78.48%) PHP
2 50 (63.29%) JavaScript
3 45 (56.96%) HTML
4 44 (55.70%) CSS
5 41 (51.90%) Software Engineering
6 36 (45.57%) jQuery
7 35 (44.30%) Java
7 35 (44.30%) Agile Software Development
8 34 (43.04%) Git (software)
9 33 (41.77%) OO
10 32 (40.51%) MySQL
11 28 (35.44%) HTML5
11 28 (35.44%) CSS3
12 26 (32.91%) SQL
13 25 (31.65%) Open Source
13 25 (31.65%) Ruby
14 24 (30.38%) Ant
14 24 (30.38%) JUnit
14 24 (30.38%) MVC
15 23 (29.11%) XML
15 23 (29.11%) Selenium
16 22 (27.85%) JSON
16 22 (27.85%) JIRA
16 22 (27.85%) Web Services
16 22 (27.85%) Python
17 21 (26.58%) C#
18 20 (25.32%) Web Development
18 20 (25.32%) AngularJS
19 19 (24.05%) PhoneGap
19 19 (24.05%) WebSphere

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 19 (24.05%) WebLogic
1 19 (24.05%) JBoss
1 19 (24.05%) WebSphere
2 13 (16.46%) SharePoint
3 12 (15.19%) Apache
4 2 (2.53%) Joomla!
5 1 (1.27%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 12 (15.19%) InfoPath
2 1 (1.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (20.25%) Google App Engine
1 16 (20.25%) Amazon AWS
1 16 (20.25%) Google Cloud Platform
2 8 (10.13%) SaaS
3 3 (3.80%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.27%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (40.51%) MySQL
2 15 (18.99%) Relational Database
3 13 (16.46%) SQL Server
4 6 (7.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (6.33%) JasperReports
5 5 (6.33%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (6.33%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (6.33%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.27%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.27%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.27%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.27%) Big Data
6 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 34 (43.04%) Git (software)
2 24 (30.38%) Ant
2 24 (30.38%) JUnit
3 23 (29.11%) Selenium
4 22 (27.85%) JIRA
5 9 (11.39%) Subversion
6 6 (7.59%) Eclipse
7 5 (6.33%) CruiseControl
8 3 (3.80%) Cucumber
8 3 (3.80%) FogBugz
9 2 (2.53%) Ranorex
9 2 (2.53%) ClearCase
9 2 (2.53%) HP UFT
9 2 (2.53%) ClearQuest
9 2 (2.53%) Maven
9 2 (2.53%) RSpec
9 2 (2.53%) JBehave
9 2 (2.53%) WebDriver
9 2 (2.53%) PHPUnit
10 1 (1.27%) NetBeans
General
1 13 (16.46%) Aerospace
2 4 (5.06%) Advertising
2 4 (5.06%) Finance
2 4 (5.06%) Marketing
3 2 (2.53%) Games
3 2 (2.53%) Retail
4 1 (1.27%) Legal
Job Titles
1 58 (73.42%) Developer
2 39 (49.37%) Software Engineer
3 30 (37.97%) Java Developer
4 26 (32.91%) PHP Developer
5 20 (25.32%) Java Software Engineer
6 8 (10.13%) Senior Developer
7 6 (7.59%) Graduate
7 6 (7.59%) Senior PHP Developer
8 5 (6.33%) Graduate Developer
8 5 (6.33%) Junior
9 4 (5.06%) Software Developer
9 4 (5.06%) Junior Developer
9 4 (5.06%) Senior Software Engineer
9 4 (5.06%) Junior PHP Developer
9 4 (5.06%) Graduate PHP Developer
10 3 (3.80%) Consultant
10 3 (3.80%) PHP Symfony Developer
11 2 (2.53%) Senior JavaScript Developer
11 2 (2.53%) Technical Consultant
11 2 (2.53%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (56.96%) HTML
2 44 (55.70%) CSS
3 36 (45.57%) jQuery
4 28 (35.44%) HTML5
4 28 (35.44%) CSS3
5 23 (29.11%) XML
6 22 (27.85%) Web Services
6 22 (27.85%) JSON
7 20 (25.32%) AngularJS
8 19 (24.05%) PhoneGap
8 19 (24.05%) REST
9 17 (21.52%) .NET
10 12 (15.19%) SOAP
11 11 (13.92%) Symfony
12 10 (12.66%) LAMP
13 8 (10.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 7 (8.86%) Hibernate
14 7 (8.86%) Spring
15 4 (5.06%) Laravel
16 3 (3.80%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.46%) Mobile App
2 5 (6.33%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.06%) W3C
4 2 (2.53%) User Experience
4 2 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.27%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.27%) Statistics
5 1 (1.27%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 14 (17.72%) Linux
2 2 (2.53%) UNIX
3 1 (1.27%) Windows
3 1 (1.27%) Debian
3 1 (1.27%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.27%) CentOS
3 1 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (51.90%) Software Engineering
2 35 (44.30%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (41.77%) OO
4 25 (31.65%) Open Source
5 24 (30.38%) MVC
6 20 (25.32%) Web Development
7 19 (24.05%) SOA
7 19 (24.05%) Mobile Development
8 13 (16.46%) System Testing
9 6 (7.59%) Analytics
10 5 (6.33%) B2B
11 4 (5.06%) SEO
11 4 (5.06%) TDD
11 4 (5.06%) Test Automation
11 4 (5.06%) Unit Testing
12 3 (3.80%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (3.80%) Multithreading
12 3 (3.80%) BDD
13 2 (2.53%) Build Automation
13 2 (2.53%) API Testing
Programming Languages
1 62 (78.48%) PHP
2 50 (63.29%) JavaScript
3 35 (44.30%) Java
4 26 (32.91%) SQL
5 25 (31.65%) Ruby
6 22 (27.85%) Python
7 21 (26.58%) C#
8 14 (17.72%) VB
9 3 (3.80%) PHP5
10 2 (2.53%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.27%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.27%) VBScript
11 1 (1.27%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (7.59%) Degree
2 2 (2.53%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.53%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.53%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (21.52%) Google
2 6 (7.59%) Oracle
3 4 (5.06%) Adobe
4 3 (3.80%) Zend
5 2 (2.53%) Apple
5 2 (2.53%) Microsoft
Reading, Berkshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
ISL
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £50k - 55k per year + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago