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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 39 56 48
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -8
Permanent jobs citing OOP 26 23 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 4.72% 3.10% 2.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.91% 3.76% 3.56%
Number of salaries quoted 26 22 17
Average salary £40,750 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.85% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £37,200 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
440 612 505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 79.85% 82.59% 79.40%
Number of salaries quoted 384 532 465
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £38,327
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +0.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015. 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 +19 11 £35,000 +16.66% 2
Wells - 9 £55,000 -
Street +11 5 £42,500 +13.33%
Yeovil +3 1 £31,500 +16.66% 1
OOP
South West

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 42 (87.50%) MySQL
2 37 (77.08%) Linux
3 31 (64.58%) PHP
4 30 (62.50%) Git (software)
5 28 (58.33%) JSON
6 26 (54.17%) Scrum
7 22 (45.83%) Ajax
8 20 (41.67%) JavaScript
8 20 (41.67%) CSS
9 19 (39.58%) HTML
9 19 (39.58%) PHP5
10 18 (37.50%) Java
10 18 (37.50%) XML
10 18 (37.50%) Apache
10 18 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (35.42%) jQuery
11 17 (35.42%) Degree
12 15 (31.25%) Subversion
12 15 (31.25%) LAMP
13 14 (29.17%) Software Engineering
13 14 (29.17%) Spring
13 14 (29.17%) OO
13 14 (29.17%) OOD
14 13 (27.08%) REST
15 12 (25.00%) PHPUnit
15 12 (25.00%) OO PHP
15 12 (25.00%) MVC
16 11 (22.92%) SQL
17 10 (20.83%) IBM
17 10 (20.83%) C++

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 18 (37.50%) Apache
2 9 (18.75%) Cloud Foundry
2 9 (18.75%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.08%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.33%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (87.50%) MySQL
2 8 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
2 8 (16.67%) SQLite
3 6 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 30 (62.50%) Git (software)
2 15 (31.25%) Subversion
3 12 (25.00%) PHPUnit
4 9 (18.75%) JIRA
4 9 (18.75%) Eclipse
4 9 (18.75%) Ant
4 9 (18.75%) Maven
5 8 (16.67%) Bugzilla
5 8 (16.67%) Trac
5 8 (16.67%) PEAR
6 2 (4.17%) Mercurial
7 1 (2.08%) Redmine
7 1 (2.08%) Selenium
7 1 (2.08%) FitNesse
7 1 (2.08%) JUnit
General
1 5 (10.42%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.17%) Advertising
3 1 (2.08%) Marketing
3 1 (2.08%) Retail
3 1 (2.08%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.08%) Law
Job Titles
1 43 (89.58%) Developer
2 30 (62.50%) PHP Developer
3 20 (41.67%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 14 (29.17%) Senior Developer
5 9 (18.75%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
5 9 (18.75%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 9 (18.75%) Software Developer
5 9 (18.75%) Applications Developer
5 9 (18.75%) Java Developer
5 9 (18.75%) J2EE Developer
5 9 (18.75%) Senior J2EE Developer
5 9 (18.75%) Senior Java Developer
6 8 (16.67%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 5 (10.42%) Junior PHP Developer
7 5 (10.42%) Junior Developer
7 5 (10.42%) Junior
7 5 (10.42%) Senior PHP Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Graduate
8 3 (6.25%) Web Applications Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (58.33%) JSON
2 22 (45.83%) Ajax
3 20 (41.67%) CSS
4 19 (39.58%) HTML
5 18 (37.50%) XML
6 17 (35.42%) jQuery
7 15 (31.25%) LAMP
8 14 (29.17%) Spring
9 13 (27.08%) REST
10 10 (20.83%) Symfony
11 9 (18.75%) J2EE
11 9 (18.75%) JDBC
11 9 (18.75%) JSP
11 9 (18.75%) Servlets
12 8 (16.67%) CakePHP
13 7 (14.58%) Web Services
14 6 (12.50%) RESTful
14 6 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 4 (8.33%) SOAP
16 2 (4.17%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 5 (10.42%) Mathematics
3 2 (4.17%) Photography
3 2 (4.17%) Open Source
3 2 (4.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 37 (77.08%) Linux
2 6 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (54.17%) Scrum
2 18 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (29.17%) Software Engineering
3 14 (29.17%) OO
3 14 (29.17%) OOD
4 12 (25.00%) OO PHP
4 12 (25.00%) MVC
5 9 (18.75%) AOP
5 9 (18.75%) UML
5 9 (18.75%) RUP
5 9 (18.75%) TDD
6 8 (16.67%) Web Application Development
7 4 (8.33%) Pair Programming
7 4 (8.33%) Unit Testing
7 4 (8.33%) BDD
8 3 (6.25%) Web Development
9 2 (4.17%) Mobile Development
10 1 (2.08%) Procedural Programming
10 1 (2.08%) Product Management
10 1 (2.08%) Email Marketing
Programming Languages
1 31 (64.58%) PHP
2 20 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 19 (39.58%) PHP5
4 18 (37.50%) Java
5 11 (22.92%) SQL
6 10 (20.83%) C++
7 9 (18.75%) AspectJ
7 9 (18.75%) Perl
8 8 (16.67%) Objective-C
9 6 (12.50%) C
10 5 (10.42%) C#
11 4 (8.33%) Bash Shell
12 2 (4.17%) Python
13 1 (2.08%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 17 (35.42%) Degree
2 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) cPanel
Vendors
1 10 (20.83%) IBM
2 8 (16.67%) Facebook
2 8 (16.67%) Twitter
2 8 (16.67%) Google
3 4 (8.33%) hybris
4 1 (2.08%) Zend
4 1 (2.08%) HP
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 28,000 - 35,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago