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 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 119 111 89
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -22
Permanent jobs citing OOP 22 28 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.93% 1.24% 2.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.15% 1.59% 3.46%
Number of salaries quoted 22 27 49
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £43,100 £40,000
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
1912 1763 1446
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 80.81% 78.39% 73.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1321 1331 1189
Average salary £50,000 £48,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% +7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 2 March 2015.

OOP Salary Histogram in Reading

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 26 (83.87%) HTML
2 23 (74.19%) JavaScript
3 22 (70.97%) PHP
3 22 (70.97%) CSS
4 21 (67.74%) jQuery
5 19 (61.29%) HTML5
6 16 (51.61%) Git (software)
7 15 (48.39%) CSS3
7 15 (48.39%) Web Services
7 15 (48.39%) MySQL
8 13 (41.94%) Java
8 13 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (32.26%) Apache
9 10 (32.26%) MVC
9 10 (32.26%) REST
10 9 (29.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 9 (29.03%) XML
10 9 (29.03%) SQL
10 9 (29.03%) Software Engineering
11 8 (25.81%) JSON
11 8 (25.81%) JIRA
11 8 (25.81%) PhoneGap
11 8 (25.81%) Ant
11 8 (25.81%) OO
11 8 (25.81%) SOA
11 8 (25.81%) AngularJS
12 7 (22.58%) Python
12 7 (22.58%) Subversion
12 7 (22.58%) Ruby
13 6 (19.35%) WebSphere

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 10 (32.26%) Apache
2 6 (19.35%) WebLogic
2 6 (19.35%) JBoss
2 6 (19.35%) WebSphere
3 3 (9.68%) Joomla!
4 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.23%) OpenStack
5 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.23%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Google App Engine
1 2 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.45%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (48.39%) MySQL
2 3 (9.68%) SAP BW
2 3 (9.68%) DataStage
2 3 (9.68%) SQLPlus
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.23%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 16 (51.61%) Git (software)
2 8 (25.81%) Ant
2 8 (25.81%) JIRA
3 7 (22.58%) Subversion
4 6 (19.35%) Selenium
4 6 (19.35%) JUnit
5 3 (9.68%) Toad
5 3 (9.68%) SoapUI
5 3 (9.68%) eggPlant
5 3 (9.68%) LoadUI
6 1 (3.23%) Behat
6 1 (3.23%) PHPUnit
6 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
6 1 (3.23%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (12.90%) Marketing
2 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.45%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Banking
2 2 (6.45%) Retail
3 1 (3.23%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 21 (67.74%) Developer
2 13 (41.94%) PHP Developer
3 9 (29.03%) Software Engineer
4 7 (22.58%) Java Developer
4 7 (22.58%) Java Software Engineer
5 6 (19.35%) Senior PHP Developer
5 6 (19.35%) Senior Developer
6 5 (16.13%) Analyst
7 3 (9.68%) Test Analyst
7 3 (9.68%) Junior
7 3 (9.68%) Graduate
7 3 (9.68%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (9.68%) Senior Test Analyst
7 3 (9.68%) Junior PHP Developer
7 3 (9.68%) Junior Developer
7 3 (9.68%) Graduate Developer
7 3 (9.68%) Graduate PHP Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 2 (6.45%) CSS Developer
8 2 (6.45%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (83.87%) HTML
2 22 (70.97%) CSS
3 21 (67.74%) jQuery
4 19 (61.29%) HTML5
5 15 (48.39%) Web Services
5 15 (48.39%) CSS3
6 10 (32.26%) REST
7 9 (29.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 9 (29.03%) XML
8 8 (25.81%) JSON
8 8 (25.81%) AngularJS
8 8 (25.81%) PhoneGap
9 5 (16.13%) Symfony
9 5 (16.13%) SOAP
9 5 (16.13%) Yii
9 5 (16.13%) .NET
10 4 (12.90%) Ajax
10 4 (12.90%) Laravel
11 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET
11 2 (6.45%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Open Source
2 3 (9.68%) W3C
2 3 (9.68%) User Experience
3 2 (6.45%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.23%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Windows
2 3 (9.68%) Android
3 2 (6.45%) Apple iOS
3 2 (6.45%) Windows 8
3 2 (6.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (32.26%) MVC
3 9 (29.03%) Software Engineering
4 8 (25.81%) OO
4 8 (25.81%) SOA
5 6 (19.35%) Web Development
6 4 (12.90%) TDD
6 4 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (12.90%) BDD
6 4 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (9.68%) Regression Testing
7 3 (9.68%) ETL
7 3 (9.68%) CRM
7 3 (9.68%) SEO
7 3 (9.68%) Scrum
7 3 (9.68%) Test Scripting
8 2 (6.45%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (6.45%) ERP
8 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
8 2 (6.45%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (74.19%) JavaScript
2 22 (70.97%) PHP
3 13 (41.94%) Java
4 9 (29.03%) SQL
5 7 (22.58%) Python
5 7 (22.58%) Ruby
6 5 (16.13%) C#
7 4 (12.90%) PHP5
8 3 (9.68%) C++
9 2 (6.45%) VB.NET
10 1 (3.23%) C
10 1 (3.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared
1 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
1 2 (6.45%) VCP4
2 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Xen
1 1 (3.23%) KVM
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) Google
2 3 (9.68%) SAP
2 3 (9.68%) Adobe
3 2 (6.45%) Sencha
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle
4 1 (3.23%) Telerik
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
Reading, Berkshire
Gold Group
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, UK
Cisco Systems Limited
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Clearswift Ltd
Salary: Competitive + Full Corporate Benefits + training and careerdevelopment
Posted: 16 days ago