The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 64 52 56
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +4
Permanent jobs citing OOP 4 7 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.65% 1.43% 2.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.82% 1.86% 2.62%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 14
Average salary £25,000 £57,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-56.52% +21.05%
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 Slough region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
489 377 534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 79.25% 77.10% 81.65%
Number of salaries quoted 378 315 456
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £70,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

OOP
Salary Trend in Slough

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

OOP Salary Trend in Slough

OOP
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 11 (91.67%) JavaScript
1 11 (91.67%) PHP
1 11 (91.67%) MySQL
1 11 (91.67%) CSS
1 11 (91.67%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) OO
2 1 (8.33%) Python
2 1 (8.33%) PhD
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
2 1 (8.33%) Open Source
2 1 (8.33%) SciPy
2 1 (8.33%) NumPy
2 1 (8.33%) Apache Hive
2 1 (8.33%) R
2 1 (8.33%) MapReduce
2 1 (8.33%) Big Data
2 1 (8.33%) HDFS
2 1 (8.33%) Data Munging
2 1 (8.33%) Pandas
2 1 (8.33%) Apache Spark
2 1 (8.33%) scikit-learn

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 1 (8.33%) Apache Spark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (91.67%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
2 1 (8.33%) Apache Hive
2 1 (8.33%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Developer
1 11 (91.67%) Web Developer
2 6 (50.00%) Junior
3 5 (41.67%) Junior Developer
3 5 (41.67%) Junior Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) HTML
1 11 (91.67%) CSS
2 1 (8.33%) SciPy
2 1 (8.33%) NumPy
2 1 (8.33%) Pandas
2 1 (8.33%) scikit-learn
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (8.33%) OO
1 1 (8.33%) Open Source
1 1 (8.33%) MapReduce
1 1 (8.33%) Data Munging
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) JavaScript
1 11 (91.67%) PHP
2 1 (8.33%) Python
2 1 (8.33%) R
2 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) HDFS