The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 57 38 45
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +7
Permanent jobs citing OOP 18 17 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 2.35% 3.27% 3.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.85% 4.30% 4.64%
Number of salaries quoted 18 17 21
Average salary £34,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.42% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £37,900 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
OOP
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
632 395 453
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 82.51% 75.96% 74.38%
Number of salaries quoted 528 354 417
Average salary £41,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,350 £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%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

OOP
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

OOP Salary Trend in Somerset

OOP
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OOP across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

OOP Salary Histogram in Somerset

OOP
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOP within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 29 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
Yeovil - 6 £26,500 -
Bridgwater -5 5 £34,500 -8.00%
Bath -20 5 £37,000 +5.71% 2
Taunton - 2 £40,000 -
OOP
South West

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 32 (78.05%) Software Engineering
2 27 (65.85%) Scrum
3 23 (56.10%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (53.66%) C++
5 20 (48.78%) Java
6 18 (43.90%) OO
7 17 (41.46%) OOD
7 17 (41.46%) TDD
8 16 (39.02%) MySQL
9 15 (36.59%) C#
9 15 (36.59%) Spring
10 14 (34.15%) Mathematics
10 14 (34.15%) Pair Programming
10 14 (34.15%) hybris
11 12 (29.27%) PHP
12 11 (26.83%) Linux
12 11 (26.83%) HTML
12 11 (26.83%) CSS
12 11 (26.83%) XML
13 10 (24.39%) JSON
13 10 (24.39%) PHP5
13 10 (24.39%) Security Cleared
14 9 (21.95%) Symfony
14 9 (21.95%) Degree
14 9 (21.95%) JavaScript
15 8 (19.51%) Apache
15 8 (19.51%) Ajax
15 8 (19.51%) Bugzilla
15 8 (19.51%) Telecoms
15 8 (19.51%) Aerospace

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 8 (19.51%) Apache
2 3 (7.32%) IIS
3 1 (2.44%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (39.02%) MySQL
2 3 (7.32%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (19.51%) Bugzilla
1 8 (19.51%) PEAR
1 8 (19.51%) PHPUnit
1 8 (19.51%) Trac
2 5 (12.20%) Git (software)
2 5 (12.20%) Subversion
3 4 (9.76%) Selenium
4 3 (7.32%) JUnit
4 3 (7.32%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (4.88%) FitNesse
5 2 (4.88%) Xcode
General
1 8 (19.51%) Telecoms
1 8 (19.51%) Aerospace
1 8 (19.51%) Law
2 2 (4.88%) Advertising
3 1 (2.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (39.02%) Developer
2 12 (29.27%) Software Engineer
3 11 (26.83%) PHP Developer
4 8 (19.51%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 5 (12.20%) Software Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Java Software Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Programmer
7 2 (4.88%) Lead Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Java Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) iOS Developer
7 2 (4.88%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Lead PHP Developer
7 2 (4.88%) PHP Programmer
7 2 (4.88%) Senior PHP Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Senior Java Software Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Web Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (36.59%) Spring
2 11 (26.83%) HTML
2 11 (26.83%) CSS
2 11 (26.83%) XML
3 10 (24.39%) JSON
4 9 (21.95%) Symfony
5 8 (19.51%) Ajax
5 8 (19.51%) CakePHP
5 8 (19.51%) jQuery
6 5 (12.20%) Qt
7 3 (7.32%) Java EE
7 3 (7.32%) LAMP
7 3 (7.32%) J2EE
8 2 (4.88%) Cocoa
8 2 (4.88%) SOAP
8 2 (4.88%) Web Services
8 2 (4.88%) RESTful
8 2 (4.88%) REST
9 1 (2.44%) CodeIgniter
9 1 (2.44%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (34.15%) Mathematics
2 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.88%) iPhone
2 2 (4.88%) iPad
2 2 (4.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.83%) Linux
2 3 (7.32%) Windows
3 2 (4.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (78.05%) Software Engineering
2 27 (65.85%) Scrum
3 23 (56.10%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (43.90%) OO
5 17 (41.46%) OOD
5 17 (41.46%) TDD
6 14 (34.15%) Pair Programming
7 8 (19.51%) Web Application Development
8 3 (7.32%) Unit Testing
8 3 (7.32%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (7.32%) MVC
8 3 (7.32%) Software Architecture
9 2 (4.88%) OOA/OOD
9 2 (4.88%) Load Balancing
9 2 (4.88%) Mobile Application Development
9 2 (4.88%) iOS Development
10 1 (2.44%) Procedural Programming
10 1 (2.44%) Product Management
10 1 (2.44%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 22 (53.66%) C++
2 20 (48.78%) Java
3 15 (36.59%) C#
4 12 (29.27%) PHP
5 10 (24.39%) PHP5
6 9 (21.95%) JavaScript
7 6 (14.63%) MATLAB
8 5 (12.20%) SQL
9 4 (9.76%) C
10 2 (4.88%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 10 (24.39%) Security Cleared
2 9 (21.95%) Degree
3 2 (4.88%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (34.15%) hybris
2 2 (4.88%) Apple
2 2 (4.88%) Google
3 1 (2.44%) Zend
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle
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