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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 59 33 48
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +15
Permanent jobs citing OOP 19 48 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 2.72% 6.98% 3.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.16% 8.76% 4.09%
Number of salaries quoted 19 48 18
Average salary £34,500 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £27,350 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,600 £37,500 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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
601 548 440
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 86.10% 79.65% 77.19%
Number of salaries quoted 509 489 408
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,469
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 28 November 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 28 November 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
Bridgwater +2 8 £34,500 -8.00%
Bath -3 6 £32,750 +14.91%
Taunton +2 3 £35,000 +27.27%
Yeovil - 2 £30,000 -
OOP
South West

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 25 (67.57%) OO
2 23 (62.16%) Scrum
3 22 (59.46%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (59.46%) Software Engineering
4 18 (48.65%) C#
5 17 (45.95%) C++
6 16 (43.24%) Java
7 15 (40.54%) HTML
7 15 (40.54%) CSS
7 15 (40.54%) TDD
8 13 (35.14%) Pair Programming
8 13 (35.14%) Spring
8 13 (35.14%) JavaScript
8 13 (35.14%) OOD
9 11 (29.73%) MySQL
9 11 (29.73%) Mathematics
9 11 (29.73%) hybris
10 10 (27.03%) SQL Server
11 8 (21.62%) XML
11 8 (21.62%) JSON
12 7 (18.92%) jQuery
12 7 (18.92%) PHP
12 7 (18.92%) .NET
12 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
13 6 (16.22%) Apache
13 6 (16.22%) ASP.NET
13 6 (16.22%) Linux
13 6 (16.22%) SQL
13 6 (16.22%) Bugzilla
13 6 (16.22%) Aerospace

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 6 (16.22%) Apache
2 5 (13.51%) IIS
3 1 (2.70%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.41%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (29.73%) MySQL
2 10 (27.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Bugzilla
1 6 (16.22%) Git (software)
1 6 (16.22%) PEAR
1 6 (16.22%) PHPUnit
1 6 (16.22%) Trac
2 5 (13.51%) Subversion
3 4 (10.81%) Selenium
4 2 (5.41%) FitNesse
4 2 (5.41%) JUnit
4 2 (5.41%) Xcode
4 2 (5.41%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (2.70%) JIRA
General
1 6 (16.22%) Telecoms
1 6 (16.22%) Aerospace
1 6 (16.22%) Law
2 2 (5.41%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 18 (48.65%) Developer
2 8 (21.62%) Software Engineer
3 6 (16.22%) Software Developer
3 6 (16.22%) C# Developer
3 6 (16.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 6 (16.22%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (13.51%) .NET Developer
4 5 (13.51%) Senior Developer
5 4 (10.81%) C# Software Developer
5 4 (10.81%) .NET Software Developer
6 3 (8.11%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 3 (8.11%) PHP Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Senior PHP Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Web Team Leader
7 2 (5.41%) Team Leader
7 2 (5.41%) Lead Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Java Developer
7 2 (5.41%) iOS Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Lead PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (40.54%) HTML
1 15 (40.54%) CSS
2 13 (35.14%) Spring
3 8 (21.62%) XML
3 8 (21.62%) JSON
4 7 (18.92%) jQuery
4 7 (18.92%) .NET
5 6 (16.22%) Ajax
5 6 (16.22%) Symfony
5 6 (16.22%) CakePHP
5 6 (16.22%) ASP.NET
6 5 (13.51%) .NET Framework
7 4 (10.81%) J2EE
7 4 (10.81%) Qt
8 2 (5.41%) Cocoa
8 2 (5.41%) SOAP
8 2 (5.41%) Java EE
9 1 (2.70%) Web Services
9 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (2.70%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 11 (29.73%) Mathematics
2 6 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.41%) iPhone
3 2 (5.41%) iPad
3 2 (5.41%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.22%) Linux
2 5 (13.51%) Windows
3 2 (5.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (67.57%) OO
2 23 (62.16%) Scrum
3 22 (59.46%) Software Engineering
3 22 (59.46%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (40.54%) TDD
5 13 (35.14%) Pair Programming
5 13 (35.14%) OOD
6 6 (16.22%) Web Application Development
7 5 (13.51%) Unit Testing
7 5 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (8.11%) Mentoring
9 2 (5.41%) Mobile Application Development
9 2 (5.41%) iOS Development
9 2 (5.41%) Software Architecture
10 1 (2.70%) Responsive Web Design
10 1 (2.70%) Network Architecture
10 1 (2.70%) Business Analysis
10 1 (2.70%) Web Design
10 1 (2.70%) MVC
10 1 (2.70%) Practice Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (48.65%) C#
2 17 (45.95%) C++
3 16 (43.24%) Java
4 13 (35.14%) JavaScript
5 7 (18.92%) PHP
6 6 (16.22%) SQL
6 6 (16.22%) PHP5
7 4 (10.81%) MATLAB
8 2 (5.41%) Objective-C
8 2 (5.41%) C
9 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (16.22%) Security Cleared
2 5 (13.51%) Degree
3 1 (2.70%) MCSE
3 1 (2.70%) MCSA
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 11 (29.73%) hybris
2 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.41%) Apple
3 2 (5.41%) Google