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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 36 30 25
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -5
Permanent jobs citing OO 399 397 417
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 6.68% 6.58% 8.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.81% 8.00% 10.14%
Number of salaries quoted 334 331 377
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% +12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £60,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +6.66%
OO
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5106 4962 4112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 85.44% 82.23% 82.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4311 4034 3524
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

OO
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

OO
Salary Trend in the South West

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

OO Salary Trend in the South West

OO
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OO across the South West region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

OO Salary Histogram in the South West

OO
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the South West region over the 3 months to 4 September 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
Bristol -5 127 £40,000 -1.23% 10
Dorset +4 87 £39,000 +11.42% 9
Gloucestershire -3 59 £50,000 +11.11% 11
Somerset +14 51 £35,000 -5.40% 9
Wiltshire -12 49 £45,000 +15.38% 7
Devon -11 25 £40,000 +73.91% 6
OO
England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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.

1 320 (42.84%) Java
2 319 (42.70%) Agile Software Development
3 278 (37.22%) C#
3 278 (37.22%) SQL
4 258 (34.54%) HTML
5 252 (33.73%) .NET
6 234 (31.33%) Software Engineering
7 217 (29.05%) JavaScript
8 200 (26.77%) TDD
9 189 (25.30%) OOP
10 187 (25.03%) CSS
11 183 (24.50%) Scrum
12 174 (23.29%) C++
13 170 (22.76%) XML
14 163 (21.82%) Web Services
15 155 (20.75%) SQL Server
16 154 (20.62%) Oracle
17 153 (20.48%) MVC
18 151 (20.21%) Degree
19 142 (19.01%) Git (software)
20 134 (17.94%) OOD
21 129 (17.27%) Linux
22 125 (16.73%) ASP.NET
23 124 (16.60%) MySQL
24 121 (16.20%) Continuous Integration
25 119 (15.93%) REST
26 117 (15.66%) Finance
27 111 (14.86%) jQuery
28 107 (14.32%) WCF
28 107 (14.32%) PHP

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Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 34 (4.55%) WebLogic
2 27 (3.61%) JBoss
3 23 (3.08%) WebSphere
4 20 (2.68%) Apache
5 18 (2.41%) Node.js
6 17 (2.28%) Confluence
7 14 (1.87%) OpenStack
7 14 (1.87%) Elasticsearch
7 14 (1.87%) Tomcat
8 13 (1.74%) Apache ServiceMix
9 11 (1.47%) nginx
10 10 (1.34%) WordPress
10 10 (1.34%) Drupal
11 8 (1.07%) Oracle Application Server
12 7 (0.94%) CMS
12 7 (0.94%) Mule
12 7 (0.94%) Apache Solr
12 7 (0.94%) Mule ESB
13 6 (0.80%) Umbraco
14 5 (0.67%) Joomla!
Applications
1 42 (5.62%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.47%) MS Office
3 8 (1.07%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 27 (3.61%) Temenos T24
1 27 (3.61%) Oracle Cash Management
2 13 (1.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 8 (1.07%) Oracle BPM
4 6 (0.80%) Magento
5 3 (0.40%) SAP FI
5 3 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.13%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 37 (4.95%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (3.48%) SaaS
3 14 (1.87%) Google Cloud Platform
3 14 (1.87%) Google App Engine
4 13 (1.74%) IaaS
5 7 (0.94%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (0.67%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (0.27%) GitHub
8 1 (0.13%) Sage Pay
8 1 (0.13%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 42 (5.62%) TCP/IP
1 42 (5.62%) Internet
2 9 (1.20%) LDAP
2 9 (1.20%) DLNA
3 7 (0.94%) HTTP
4 6 (0.80%) LAN
4 6 (0.80%) SSL
4 6 (0.80%) WAN
5 3 (0.40%) Intranet
6 2 (0.27%) Bluetooth
6 2 (0.27%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.13%) Wireless
7 1 (0.13%) 2G
7 1 (0.13%) 2.5G
7 1 (0.13%) SSH
7 1 (0.13%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.13%) 3G
7 1 (0.13%) 802.15
7 1 (0.13%) DVB
7 1 (0.13%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 155 (20.75%) SQL Server
2 124 (16.60%) MySQL
3 76 (10.17%) Relational Database
4 35 (4.69%) NoSQL
4 35 (4.69%) OLTP
5 33 (4.42%) MongoDB
6 28 (3.75%) Oracle Database
7 20 (2.68%) RDBMS
8 17 (2.28%) SQL Server 2008
8 17 (2.28%) SQLite
9 11 (1.47%) Oracle Reports
10 10 (1.34%) Oracle9i Database
11 9 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
11 9 (1.20%) Big Data
12 8 (1.07%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 8 (1.07%) TKPROF
13 7 (0.94%) Redis
13 7 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 7 (0.94%) Apache Cassandra
14 5 (0.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 142 (19.01%) Git (software)
2 72 (9.64%) Subversion
3 62 (8.30%) Jenkins
4 57 (7.63%) Eclipse
5 52 (6.96%) JUnit
6 46 (6.16%) Maven
7 44 (5.89%) Team Foundation Server
8 38 (5.09%) Ant
8 38 (5.09%) Visual Studio
9 33 (4.42%) NUnit
10 32 (4.28%) Rhino Mocks
11 24 (3.21%) NetBeans
11 24 (3.21%) JIRA
12 23 (3.08%) Hudson
13 21 (2.81%) Selenium
14 18 (2.41%) Mercurial
14 18 (2.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 16 (2.14%) ReSharper
16 15 (2.01%) Xcode
17 14 (1.87%) Artifactory
General
1 117 (15.66%) Finance
2 65 (8.70%) Telecoms
3 59 (7.90%) Banking
4 49 (6.56%) Marketing
5 45 (6.02%) Retail
6 28 (3.75%) Advertising
6 28 (3.75%) Financial Institution
7 26 (3.48%) Electronics
8 24 (3.21%) Back Office
9 19 (2.54%) Manufacturing
10 14 (1.87%) Aerospace
10 14 (1.87%) Games
11 11 (1.47%) Law
12 6 (0.80%) Military
12 6 (0.80%) French Language
13 3 (0.40%) German Language
13 3 (0.40%) Spanish Language
13 3 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.40%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.13%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 503 (67.34%) Developer
2 145 (19.41%) Software Engineer
3 118 (15.80%) .NET Developer
4 97 (12.99%) Senior Developer
5 91 (12.18%) Software Developer
6 81 (10.84%) PHP Developer
7 67 (8.97%) Java Developer
8 66 (8.84%) C# Developer
9 45 (6.02%) C# .NET Developer
10 40 (5.35%) Junior
11 37 (4.95%) Architect
12 34 (4.55%) Junior Developer
13 31 (4.15%) Web Developer
14 30 (4.02%) Senior Software Engineer
15 29 (3.88%) ASP.NET Developer
16 28 (3.75%) C++ Software Engineer
17 26 (3.48%) Graduate
17 26 (3.48%) Senior Java Developer
17 26 (3.48%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 25 (3.35%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 258 (34.54%) HTML
2 252 (33.73%) .NET
3 187 (25.03%) CSS
4 170 (22.76%) XML
5 163 (21.82%) Web Services
6 125 (16.73%) ASP.NET
7 119 (15.93%) REST
8 111 (14.86%) jQuery
9 107 (14.32%) WCF
10 103 (13.79%) Spring
11 90 (12.05%) HTML5
12 86 (11.51%) SOAP
13 75 (10.04%) .NET Framework
14 71 (9.50%) JSON
15 67 (8.97%) J2EE
16 65 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
17 63 (8.43%) Ajax
18 59 (7.90%) Middleware
19 54 (7.23%) RESTful
20 47 (6.29%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 78 (10.44%) Computer Science
2 41 (5.49%) Mathematics
3 39 (5.22%) Mobile App
4 37 (4.95%) User Experience
5 31 (4.15%) Social Network
6 29 (3.88%) Analytical Skills
7 23 (3.08%) N-Tier
8 20 (2.68%) Algorithms
9 18 (2.41%) Digital Media
10 17 (2.28%) iPhone
11 15 (2.01%) iPad
11 15 (2.01%) Client/Server
12 14 (1.87%) DTV
12 14 (1.87%) Inversion of Control
13 13 (1.74%) SWIFT
13 13 (1.74%) Enterprise Software
14 12 (1.61%) Data Structures
15 10 (1.34%) 3D Graphics
16 9 (1.20%) MPEG
16 9 (1.20%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 129 (17.27%) Linux
2 92 (12.32%) Windows
3 68 (9.10%) Android
4 43 (5.76%) Apple iOS
5 29 (3.88%) UNIX
6 13 (1.74%) Ubuntu
7 11 (1.47%) Windows CE
8 10 (1.34%) Windows Phone
8 10 (1.34%) Windows Mobile
9 8 (1.07%) Windows Phone 7
10 4 (0.54%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.27%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 319 (42.70%) Agile Software Development
2 234 (31.33%) Software Engineering
3 200 (26.77%) TDD
4 189 (25.30%) OOP
5 183 (24.50%) Scrum
6 153 (20.48%) MVC
7 134 (17.94%) OOD
8 121 (16.20%) Continuous Integration
9 98 (13.12%) SDLC
10 92 (12.32%) UML
11 84 (11.24%) Mentoring
12 82 (10.98%) Unit Testing
13 75 (10.04%) BDD
14 59 (7.90%) OO PHP
15 58 (7.76%) OOA/OOD
16 57 (7.63%) Android Development
17 52 (6.96%) Open Source
17 52 (6.96%) Configuration Management
17 52 (6.96%) Web Development
18 50 (6.69%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 320 (42.84%) Java
2 278 (37.22%) C#
2 278 (37.22%) SQL
3 217 (29.05%) JavaScript
4 174 (23.29%) C++
5 107 (14.32%) PHP
6 81 (10.84%) C
7 70 (9.37%) Python
8 49 (6.56%) VB.NET
9 46 (6.16%) Objective-C
10 39 (5.22%) Perl
11 29 (3.88%) Bash Shell
12 26 (3.48%) Ruby
13 24 (3.21%) PL/SQL
14 19 (2.54%) Scala
15 17 (2.28%) MATLAB
16 16 (2.14%) PHP5
16 16 (2.14%) T-SQL
17 14 (1.87%) Clojure
18 12 (1.61%) VB
Qualifications
1 151 (20.21%) Degree
2 77 (10.31%) Security Cleared
3 31 (4.15%) SC Cleared
4 29 (3.88%) DV Cleared
5 9 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (0.67%) MCSD
6 5 (0.67%) PhD
7 4 (0.54%) MCPD
8 1 (0.13%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (7.76%) QA
2 8 (1.07%) Data Quality
3 7 (0.94%) DO-178B
System Software
1 21 (2.81%) VMware Infrastructure
1 21 (2.81%) Docker
2 14 (1.87%) LXC
2 14 (1.87%) Xen
3 8 (1.07%) Oracle RAC
3 8 (1.07%) Active Directory
3 8 (1.07%) Oracle Clusterware
4 6 (0.80%) Firmware
5 2 (0.27%) Varnish
5 2 (0.27%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 24 (3.21%) Puppet
2 15 (2.01%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (1.20%) Vagrant
4 8 (1.07%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 8 (1.07%) Oracle RMAN
4 8 (1.07%) Data Guard
4 8 (1.07%) Oracle Flashback
5 4 (0.54%) cPanel
6 3 (0.40%) Graphite
Vendors
1 154 (20.62%) Oracle
2 99 (13.25%) Microsoft
3 64 (8.57%) Google
4 44 (5.89%) IBM
5 35 (4.69%) VMware
6 28 (3.75%) Green Hat
7 24 (3.21%) Zend
8 23 (3.08%) SAP
9 22 (2.95%) Sybase
10 15 (2.01%) Apple
11 14 (1.87%) hybris
12 13 (1.74%) Sitecore
12 13 (1.74%) BEA
13 12 (1.61%) Perforce
14 8 (1.07%) Twitter
14 8 (1.07%) Adobe
15 7 (0.94%) Intel
15 7 (0.94%) Unisys
15 7 (0.94%) Facebook
16 6 (0.80%) Netbiscuits
Gloucestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum plus bens
Posted: Yesterday
Weymouth, Dorset
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-48,000 Depending on level
Posted: Yesterday
Weymouth, Dorset
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000-55,000 Depending on level
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Robert Half
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Westek Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Somerset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £38000 per annum + excellent benefits + pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable plus package
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Bluetownonline
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £37889 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 3 days ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £60,000 - £85,000 depending on level
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Bristol, Avon
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Salary: £40000 - £100000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago