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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 32 25 35
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +10
Permanent jobs citing OO 407 437 362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 6.68% 8.54% 6.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.22% 10.46% 8.37%
Number of salaries quoted 343 401 345
Average salary £38,500 £36,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.94% -1.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £29,450
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £48,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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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
4954 4179 4325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 81.35% 81.68% 75.59%
Number of salaries quoted 4064 3585 3790
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £57,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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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

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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

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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 30 September 2014.

OO Salary Histogram in the South West

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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 30 September 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
Bristol -13 120 £45,000 +20.00% 24
Dorset +3 87 £35,000 - 7
Wiltshire -19 69 £39,500 +17.03% 8
Gloucestershire -2 52 £45,000 +20.00% 8
Somerset 0 45 £35,000 -10.82% 8
Devon -9 29 £29,750 +5.30% 5
Cornwall - 3 £35,250 -
OO
England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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.

1 373 (44.40%) Agile Software Development
2 315 (37.50%) C#
3 306 (36.43%) Java
4 277 (32.98%) .NET
5 265 (31.55%) JavaScript
6 255 (30.36%) SQL
7 251 (29.88%) HTML
8 234 (27.86%) CSS
9 233 (27.74%) C++
10 227 (27.02%) XML
11 224 (26.67%) OOP
12 214 (25.48%) Scrum
13 197 (23.45%) Software Engineering
14 183 (21.79%) TDD
15 177 (21.07%) SQL Server
16 176 (20.95%) OOD
17 174 (20.71%) ASP.NET
18 172 (20.48%) PHP
18 172 (20.48%) MVC
19 166 (19.76%) Degree
20 155 (18.45%) Linux
21 141 (16.79%) MySQL
22 137 (16.31%) Web Services
23 130 (15.48%) jQuery
24 119 (14.17%) ASP.NET MVC
25 118 (14.05%) Oracle
26 115 (13.69%) Windows
27 111 (13.21%) Unit Testing
27 111 (13.21%) Computer Science
28 110 (13.10%) WCF

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Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 31 (3.69%) IIS
1 31 (3.69%) Apache
2 18 (2.14%) Node.js
3 15 (1.79%) WebSphere
4 14 (1.67%) WebLogic
5 12 (1.43%) CMS
6 11 (1.31%) Apache ServiceMix
7 10 (1.19%) Tomcat
8 9 (1.07%) SharePoint
8 9 (1.07%) Drupal
9 7 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2013
10 5 (0.60%) WordPress
10 5 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
11 4 (0.48%) SharePoint 2013
11 4 (0.48%) Confluence
11 4 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (0.36%) Apache Solr
13 2 (0.24%) ColdFusion
13 2 (0.24%) Joomla!
13 2 (0.24%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 38 (4.52%) MS Excel
2 15 (1.79%) Photoshop
3 8 (0.95%) MS Office
4 3 (0.36%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 11 (1.31%) Magento
2 4 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.36%) Summit
3 3 (0.36%) Visualfiles
4 1 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.12%) SmartPlant
Cloud Services
1 20 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (1.43%) SaaS
3 10 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.12%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 68 (8.10%) Internet
2 21 (2.50%) HTTP
3 9 (1.07%) Wireless
4 7 (0.83%) Network Security
5 5 (0.60%) Intranet
6 4 (0.48%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.36%) VPN
7 3 (0.36%) SSL
7 3 (0.36%) IPv4
7 3 (0.36%) Firewall
7 3 (0.36%) NFC
7 3 (0.36%) 802.15
7 3 (0.36%) DLNA
8 2 (0.24%) tcpdump
8 2 (0.24%) DVB
8 2 (0.24%) IPsec
8 2 (0.24%) Wireshark
8 2 (0.24%) IPv6
8 2 (0.24%) Broadband
8 2 (0.24%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 177 (21.07%) SQL Server
2 141 (16.79%) MySQL
3 90 (10.71%) Relational Database
4 81 (9.64%) RDBMS
5 30 (3.57%) NoSQL
6 23 (2.74%) Hadoop
7 19 (2.26%) MongoDB
7 19 (2.26%) SQL Server 2008
8 18 (2.14%) Oracle Database
9 16 (1.90%) SQLite
10 12 (1.43%) Apache Accumulo
10 12 (1.43%) Big Data
11 7 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
12 6 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (0.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 4 (0.48%) SQL Server 2005
14 4 (0.48%) RavenDB
15 3 (0.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 3 (0.36%) Oracle Reports
15 3 (0.36%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 94 (11.19%) Git (software)
2 78 (9.29%) Subversion
3 63 (7.50%) JUnit
4 60 (7.14%) Eclipse
5 48 (5.71%) Ant
6 46 (5.48%) Visual Studio
7 37 (4.40%) Maven
8 31 (3.69%) NetBeans
9 24 (2.86%) Selenium
10 21 (2.50%) Rhino Mocks
10 21 (2.50%) NUnit
11 20 (2.38%) Moq
12 18 (2.14%) Cucumber
12 18 (2.14%) TeamCity
12 18 (2.14%) JMeter
13 17 (2.02%) Jenkins
14 14 (1.67%) SpecFlow
14 14 (1.67%) CruiseControl
15 13 (1.55%) Hudson
15 13 (1.55%) PHPUnit
General
1 102 (12.14%) Finance
2 56 (6.67%) Banking
3 51 (6.07%) Back Office
4 39 (4.64%) Games
5 36 (4.29%) Retail
6 35 (4.17%) Marketing
7 30 (3.57%) Telecoms
8 25 (2.98%) Investment Banking
9 22 (2.62%) Electronics
10 16 (1.90%) Manufacturing
11 12 (1.43%) French Language
12 9 (1.07%) Advertising
13 8 (0.95%) Aerospace
13 8 (0.95%) Law
14 4 (0.48%) Legal
14 4 (0.48%) Retail Banking
15 1 (0.12%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 609 (72.50%) Developer
2 137 (16.31%) Software Engineer
3 125 (14.88%) Senior Developer
4 124 (14.76%) PHP Developer
5 113 (13.45%) Java Developer
5 113 (13.45%) .NET Developer
6 79 (9.40%) Web Developer
7 73 (8.69%) Software Developer
8 70 (8.33%) C# Developer
9 51 (6.07%) PHP Web Developer
10 48 (5.71%) C++ Software Engineer
11 46 (5.48%) C# .NET Developer
12 40 (4.76%) Lead Developer
12 40 (4.76%) Graduate
12 40 (4.76%) ASP.NET Developer
13 38 (4.52%) Team Leader
13 38 (4.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 37 (4.40%) Senior C# Developer
15 36 (4.29%) Senior .NET Developer
15 36 (4.29%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 277 (32.98%) .NET
2 251 (29.88%) HTML
3 234 (27.86%) CSS
4 227 (27.02%) XML
5 174 (20.71%) ASP.NET
6 137 (16.31%) Web Services
7 130 (15.48%) jQuery
8 119 (14.17%) ASP.NET MVC
9 110 (13.10%) WCF
10 109 (12.98%) SOAP
10 109 (12.98%) Spring
11 78 (9.29%) JSON
12 75 (8.93%) .NET Framework
13 74 (8.81%) RESTful
14 70 (8.33%) HTML5
15 63 (7.50%) REST
16 61 (7.26%) J2EE
17 47 (5.60%) ASP.NET Web API
18 44 (5.24%) XML Messaging
19 42 (5.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 111 (13.21%) Computer Science
2 61 (7.26%) Derivative
3 53 (6.31%) Mobile App
4 44 (5.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 43 (5.12%) N-Tier
6 33 (3.93%) Client/Server
7 27 (3.21%) Analytical Skills
8 26 (3.10%) Open Source
8 26 (3.10%) iPhone
9 25 (2.98%) Embedded Systems
10 24 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
11 21 (2.50%) User Experience
12 20 (2.38%) Mathematics
13 19 (2.26%) Social Media
14 16 (1.90%) Algorithms
15 14 (1.67%) iPad
15 14 (1.67%) Digital Media
16 13 (1.55%) Inversion of Control
16 13 (1.55%) BBC
16 13 (1.55%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 155 (18.45%) Linux
2 115 (13.69%) Windows
3 79 (9.40%) Android
4 60 (7.14%) Apple iOS
5 45 (5.36%) UNIX
6 15 (1.79%) Windows Phone
7 14 (1.67%) Mac OS X
8 13 (1.55%) Ubuntu
9 11 (1.31%) Windows CE
10 9 (1.07%) Windows Phone 7
11 4 (0.48%) VxWorks
12 3 (0.36%) Windows Phone 8
13 2 (0.24%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.12%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 373 (44.40%) Agile Software Development
2 224 (26.67%) OOP
3 214 (25.48%) Scrum
4 197 (23.45%) Software Engineering
5 183 (21.79%) TDD
6 176 (20.95%) OOD
7 172 (20.48%) MVC
8 111 (13.21%) Unit Testing
9 81 (9.64%) E-Commerce
10 76 (9.05%) OO PHP
11 70 (8.33%) Multithreading
12 66 (7.86%) Web Development
13 61 (7.26%) Mentoring
14 60 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
15 58 (6.90%) BDD
16 54 (6.43%) UML
17 50 (5.95%) Android Development
18 49 (5.83%) Continuous Improvement
19 47 (5.60%) OOA/OOD
20 46 (5.48%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 315 (37.50%) C#
2 306 (36.43%) Java
3 265 (31.55%) JavaScript
4 255 (30.36%) SQL
5 233 (27.74%) C++
6 172 (20.48%) PHP
7 110 (13.10%) C
8 73 (8.69%) PHP5
9 58 (6.90%) Ruby
10 57 (6.79%) Python
11 50 (5.95%) Objective-C
12 39 (4.64%) VB.NET
13 31 (3.69%) VB
14 27 (3.21%) T-SQL
15 20 (2.38%) Perl
16 14 (1.67%) Bash Shell
17 13 (1.55%) VBScript
17 13 (1.55%) VBA
18 12 (1.43%) ECMAScript
19 10 (1.19%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 166 (19.76%) Degree
2 58 (6.90%) Security Cleared
3 33 (3.93%) SC Cleared
4 29 (3.45%) DV Cleared
5 17 (2.02%) PhD
6 4 (0.48%) Sun Certification
7 3 (0.36%) HND
8 2 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.12%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.12%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.12%) CCNP
9 1 (0.12%) CCNA
9 1 (0.12%) ISEB
9 1 (0.12%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (4.76%) QA
2 3 (0.36%) ISO 14001
2 3 (0.36%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.24%) SLA
4 1 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.12%) Basel II
System Software
1 13 (1.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (1.31%) Firmware
3 7 (0.83%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.12%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (0.48%) Puppet
2 3 (0.36%) Plesk
2 3 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.12%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.12%) Nagios
3 1 (0.12%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 118 (14.05%) Oracle
2 106 (12.62%) Microsoft
3 49 (5.83%) Zend
4 36 (4.29%) Google
5 17 (2.02%) Apple
6 14 (1.67%) JBoss
7 13 (1.55%) Sony
7 13 (1.55%) VMware
7 13 (1.55%) Yahoo!
7 13 (1.55%) Facebook
8 12 (1.43%) IBM
9 8 (0.95%) Intel
10 7 (0.83%) HP
11 5 (0.60%) SAP
12 4 (0.48%) Adobe
12 4 (0.48%) Sage
12 4 (0.48%) Endeca
12 4 (0.48%) Twitter
12 4 (0.48%) RedPrairie
13 3 (0.36%) TIBCO
Bath, Avon
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Exeter, Devon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus many benefits including Audi!
Posted: 3 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Public Health England
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wiltshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £0 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £470000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bridgwater, Somerset
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath, Avon
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Private Health Ins.
Posted: 6 days ago
Somerset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago