The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OO over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 41 25 20
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -5
Permanent jobs citing OO 38 30 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 5.05% 5.77% 8.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.13% 7.59% 11.26%
Number of salaries quoted 37 29 44
Average salary £35,500 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.33% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
620 395 453
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 82.34% 75.96% 74.38%
Number of salaries quoted 517 354 417
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,100 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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Salary Trend in Somerset

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

OO Salary Trend in Somerset

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Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OO across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

OO Salary Histogram in Somerset

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Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath -13 15 £32,500 -7.14% 5
Yeovil - 6 £26,500 -
Bridgwater -5 5 £45,000 +20.00%
Street -10 4 £50,000 +17.64%
Taunton - 3 £40,000 -
Frome - 3 £37,500 -
Wells - 2 £24,000 -
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South West

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset region citing OO 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 OO.

1 42 (48.84%) HTML
2 37 (43.02%) PHP
3 35 (40.70%) JavaScript
4 33 (38.37%) Software Engineering
5 32 (37.21%) CSS
6 31 (36.05%) Java
6 31 (36.05%) MySQL
7 30 (34.88%) Degree
8 28 (32.56%) LAMP
9 27 (31.40%) Web Services
10 25 (29.07%) XML
11 24 (27.91%) C++
12 23 (26.74%) Linux
13 21 (24.42%) Apache
13 21 (24.42%) Python
13 21 (24.42%) Git (software)
14 20 (23.26%) Internet
14 20 (23.26%) Computer Science
14 20 (23.26%) Zend
14 20 (23.26%) jQuery
15 19 (22.09%) JSON
15 19 (22.09%) Web Development
15 19 (22.09%) SOAP
15 19 (22.09%) C#
16 18 (20.93%) OOP
16 18 (20.93%) Subversion
17 17 (19.77%) XHTML
17 17 (19.77%) Mobile App
18 15 (17.44%) OO PHP
18 15 (17.44%) OOD

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Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset region citing OO 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 OO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (24.42%) Apache
2 5 (5.81%) IIS
3 2 (2.33%) ColdFusion
4 1 (1.16%) CMS
4 1 (1.16%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (3.49%) Simulink
2 1 (1.16%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 20 (23.26%) Internet
2 6 (6.98%) HTTP
3 4 (4.65%) Network Security
4 2 (2.33%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (36.05%) MySQL
2 7 (8.14%) Relational Database
3 5 (5.81%) RDBMS
3 5 (5.81%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.16%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (24.42%) Git (software)
2 18 (20.93%) Subversion
3 4 (4.65%) Selenium
4 3 (3.49%) Bugzilla
4 3 (3.49%) JUnit
4 3 (3.49%) Rational DOORS
4 3 (3.49%) Trac
4 3 (3.49%) PHPUnit
4 3 (3.49%) PEAR
5 2 (2.33%) Xcode
6 1 (1.16%) JIRA
6 1 (1.16%) FitNesse
6 1 (1.16%) Maven
6 1 (1.16%) NetBeans
6 1 (1.16%) JMeter
6 1 (1.16%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.16%) Ant
6 1 (1.16%) FishEye
General
1 15 (17.44%) Telecoms
2 10 (11.63%) Finance
3 8 (9.30%) Aerospace
3 8 (9.30%) Law
4 6 (6.98%) Manufacturing
4 6 (6.98%) Advertising
4 6 (6.98%) Marketing
5 1 (1.16%) Retail
Job Titles
1 56 (65.12%) Developer
2 27 (31.40%) PHP Developer
3 26 (30.23%) Web Developer
4 24 (27.91%) Software Engineer
5 22 (25.58%) PHP Web Developer
6 11 (12.79%) Android Developer
6 11 (12.79%) Software Developer
6 11 (12.79%) Applications Developer
6 11 (12.79%) Web Applications Developer
7 7 (8.14%) Senior Developer
8 6 (6.98%) Senior PHP Developer
9 4 (4.65%) LAMP Developer
9 4 (4.65%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 4 (4.65%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 4 (4.65%) Senior PHP Web Developer
9 4 (4.65%) Senior Web Developer
10 3 (3.49%) Java Developer
10 3 (3.49%) Team Leader
10 3 (3.49%) iOS Developer
11 2 (2.33%) Lead PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (48.84%) HTML
2 32 (37.21%) CSS
3 28 (32.56%) LAMP
4 27 (31.40%) Web Services
5 25 (29.07%) XML
6 20 (23.26%) jQuery
7 19 (22.09%) JSON
7 19 (22.09%) SOAP
8 17 (19.77%) XHTML
9 14 (16.28%) CakePHP
9 14 (16.28%) Symfony
10 11 (12.79%) .NET
10 11 (12.79%) XML-RPC
10 11 (12.79%) Zend Framework
11 9 (10.47%) Android SDK
12 8 (9.30%) HTML5
13 7 (8.14%) RESTful
14 6 (6.98%) REST
15 5 (5.81%) Ajax
15 5 (5.81%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 20 (23.26%) Computer Science
2 17 (19.77%) Mobile App
3 12 (13.95%) Mathematics
3 12 (13.95%) Open Source
4 11 (12.79%) W3C
5 6 (6.98%) Digital Media
6 2 (2.33%) iPhone
6 2 (2.33%) iPad
6 2 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.33%) Statistics
7 1 (1.16%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 23 (26.74%) Linux
2 14 (16.28%) Android
3 12 (13.95%) Windows
4 11 (12.79%) Ubuntu
5 5 (5.81%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (38.37%) Software Engineering
2 19 (22.09%) Web Development
3 18 (20.93%) OOP
4 15 (17.44%) OO PHP
4 15 (17.44%) OOD
5 14 (16.28%) TDD
6 13 (15.12%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (13.95%) Android Development
8 11 (12.79%) MVC
8 11 (12.79%) Risk Management
9 9 (10.47%) Scrum
10 8 (9.30%) Analytics
11 6 (6.98%) CAD
11 6 (6.98%) Software Testing
12 5 (5.81%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (5.81%) Unit Testing
13 4 (4.65%) User Experience Design
13 4 (4.65%) E-Commerce
14 3 (3.49%) iOS Development
14 3 (3.49%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 37 (43.02%) PHP
2 35 (40.70%) JavaScript
3 31 (36.05%) Java
4 24 (27.91%) C++
5 21 (24.42%) Python
6 19 (22.09%) C#
7 13 (15.12%) Ruby
8 11 (12.79%) C
8 11 (12.79%) SQL
8 11 (12.79%) ECMAScript
9 8 (9.30%) Objective-C
10 6 (6.98%) MATLAB
11 4 (4.65%) PHP5
12 2 (2.33%) Perl
12 2 (2.33%) CFML
13 1 (1.16%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (34.88%) Degree
2 15 (17.44%) Security Cleared
3 7 (8.14%) PhD
3 7 (8.14%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.16%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (23.26%) Zend
2 4 (4.65%) Oracle
2 4 (4.65%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.33%) Apple
3 2 (2.33%) Google
4 1 (1.16%) Atlassian
Somerset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £18000 to £38000 per annum - generous benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath, Somerset, Bristol, Chippenham, Trowbridge,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £28-32,000 + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 to £35000 per annum - excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath
Future Publishing
Salary: £competitive with excellent benefits
Posted: 15 days ago