The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 114 121 92
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -29
Permanent jobs citing OOP 25 16 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.04% 0.70% 1.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.43% 1.00% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 25 15 40
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,100 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £48,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1749 1599 1684
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 73.06% 70.32% 76.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1185 1238 1425
Average salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £63,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
OOP
Berkshire

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 1 August 2014.

OOP Salary Histogram in Reading

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 24 (77.42%) HTML
2 22 (70.97%) JavaScript
2 22 (70.97%) SQL
3 21 (67.74%) jQuery
4 20 (64.52%) CSS
5 16 (51.61%) XML
6 15 (48.39%) ASP.NET
6 15 (48.39%) .NET
6 15 (48.39%) C#
7 13 (41.94%) SQL Server
8 11 (35.48%) PHP
8 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
9 10 (32.26%) OO
10 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (25.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 8 (25.81%) Telecoms
11 8 (25.81%) Automotive
11 8 (25.81%) MS Excel
11 8 (25.81%) CRM
11 8 (25.81%) DTS
11 8 (25.81%) HTTP
11 8 (25.81%) VB.NET
11 8 (25.81%) C++
11 8 (25.81%) MySQL
11 8 (25.81%) Software Engineering
11 8 (25.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 8 (25.81%) Marketing
11 8 (25.81%) HTML5
12 7 (22.58%) Ajax
13 6 (19.35%) LAMP

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 3 (9.68%) Apache
2 2 (6.45%) Plone
2 2 (6.45%) Node.js
3 1 (3.23%) Drupal
3 1 (3.23%) CMS
3 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (25.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.81%) HTTP
2 4 (12.90%) Internet
3 3 (9.68%) SMTP
4 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.23%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (41.94%) SQL Server
2 8 (25.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (25.81%) DTS
2 8 (25.81%) MySQL
2 8 (25.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (12.90%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Git (software)
2 4 (12.90%) Subversion
2 4 (12.90%) Visual Studio
2 4 (12.90%) Eclipse
2 4 (12.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (12.90%) PHPUnit
2 4 (12.90%) Hudson
2 4 (12.90%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.23%) Emacs
3 1 (3.23%) Maven
General
1 8 (25.81%) Telecoms
1 8 (25.81%) Automotive
1 8 (25.81%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (35.48%) PHP Developer
3 7 (22.58%) .NET Developer
4 6 (19.35%) Senior Developer
5 5 (16.13%) Java Developer
5 5 (16.13%) Web Developer
5 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (12.90%) Programmer
7 3 (9.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (9.68%) PHP Web Developer
7 3 (9.68%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (9.68%) Software Developer
7 3 (9.68%) Junior
7 3 (9.68%) Junior Software Developer
7 3 (9.68%) Java Programmer
7 3 (9.68%) Junior Developer
7 3 (9.68%) C# Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Lead Developer
8 2 (6.45%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (77.42%) HTML
2 21 (67.74%) jQuery
3 20 (64.52%) CSS
4 16 (51.61%) XML
5 15 (48.39%) ASP.NET
5 15 (48.39%) .NET
6 8 (25.81%) HTML5
7 7 (22.58%) Ajax
8 6 (19.35%) LAMP
8 6 (19.35%) WCF
9 4 (12.90%) Web Services
9 4 (12.90%) Symfony
9 4 (12.90%) JSON
10 3 (9.68%) GWT
10 3 (9.68%) WPF
10 3 (9.68%) Django
10 3 (9.68%) Yii
11 2 (6.45%) Backbone.js
11 2 (6.45%) KnockoutJS
11 2 (6.45%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Mathematics
2 5 (16.13%) Mobile App
3 4 (12.90%) Blackberry
4 3 (9.68%) Physics
4 3 (9.68%) Computer Science
4 3 (9.68%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (19.35%) Linux
2 4 (12.90%) Windows
2 4 (12.90%) Android
2 4 (12.90%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) OO
2 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (25.81%) CRM
3 8 (25.81%) Software Engineering
4 5 (16.13%) Web Development
4 5 (16.13%) MVC
5 4 (12.90%) E-Commerce
5 4 (12.90%) Unit Testing
5 4 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (9.68%) OOD
6 3 (9.68%) Scrum
7 2 (6.45%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (3.23%) Data Protection
8 1 (3.23%) Mobile Application Development
8 1 (3.23%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 22 (70.97%) JavaScript
1 22 (70.97%) SQL
2 15 (48.39%) C#
3 11 (35.48%) PHP
4 8 (25.81%) VB.NET
4 8 (25.81%) C++
5 5 (16.13%) Java
6 4 (12.90%) Python
7 2 (6.45%) Ruby
8 1 (3.23%) PHP5
8 1 (3.23%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.13%) Zend
3 4 (12.90%) Google
4 1 (3.23%) Twitter
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