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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 31 24 30
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +6
Permanent jobs citing OO 398 427 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 6.53% 8.43% 6.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.15% 10.47% 8.94%
Number of salaries quoted 333 385 359
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £47,500 £47,500
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
4882 4078 4226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 80.12% 80.55% 74.77%
Number of salaries quoted 3948 3484 3735
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 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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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 28 August 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 28 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
Dorset +8 106 £36,000 +2.85% 6
Bristol -13 101 £41,750 +11.33% 23
Wiltshire -25 65 £35,000 +2.94% 7
Gloucestershire -1 51 £45,000 +28.57% 8
Somerset -16 38 £35,500 -5.33% 6
Devon -5 27 £23,000 -10.67% 4
Cornwall -2 3 £32,000 -8.57% 1
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England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 345 (40.40%) Java
2 300 (35.13%) SQL
3 293 (34.31%) C#
4 277 (32.44%) JavaScript
5 262 (30.68%) .NET
6 253 (29.63%) HTML
7 247 (28.92%) XML
8 223 (26.11%) CSS
9 217 (25.41%) Agile Software Development
10 215 (25.18%) C++
11 206 (24.12%) OOP
11 206 (24.12%) Scrum
12 195 (22.83%) Software Engineering
13 186 (21.78%) PHP
14 168 (19.67%) MVC
15 167 (19.56%) ASP.NET
16 166 (19.44%) SQL Server
16 166 (19.44%) Degree
17 162 (18.97%) OOD
18 157 (18.38%) TDD
19 151 (17.68%) Web Services
20 149 (17.45%) Linux
21 148 (17.33%) MySQL
22 137 (16.04%) jQuery
23 128 (14.99%) Computer Science
24 127 (14.87%) Oracle
25 117 (13.70%) Spring
26 114 (13.35%) Unit Testing
27 112 (13.11%) Finance
27 112 (13.11%) C

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Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 38 (4.45%) IIS
2 32 (3.75%) Apache
3 21 (2.46%) Tomcat
4 20 (2.34%) WebSphere
5 17 (1.99%) WebLogic
6 16 (1.87%) SharePoint
7 13 (1.52%) Node.js
8 11 (1.29%) CMS
8 11 (1.29%) Apache ServiceMix
9 10 (1.17%) Drupal
10 7 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2013
11 6 (0.70%) SharePoint 2013
11 6 (0.70%) SharePoint 2010
12 5 (0.59%) Confluence
13 4 (0.47%) WordPress
14 2 (0.23%) WebSphere Application Server
14 2 (0.23%) ColdFusion
14 2 (0.23%) Mule
14 2 (0.23%) Apache Solr
15 1 (0.12%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 36 (4.22%) MS Excel
2 18 (2.11%) Photoshop
3 12 (1.41%) MS Office
4 3 (0.35%) Simulink
5 1 (0.12%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (0.94%) Magento
2 4 (0.47%) Visualfiles
2 4 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.23%) Summit
4 1 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.12%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.12%) SmartPlant
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (1.17%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (0.82%) SaaS
4 2 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.12%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 64 (7.49%) Internet
2 23 (2.69%) HTTP
3 11 (1.29%) Wireless
4 8 (0.94%) Network Security
5 5 (0.59%) Intranet
5 5 (0.59%) SNMP
6 4 (0.47%) SSL
6 4 (0.47%) IPv4
6 4 (0.47%) Firewall
7 3 (0.35%) LTE
7 3 (0.35%) NFC
7 3 (0.35%) Wireshark
7 3 (0.35%) 802.15
7 3 (0.35%) IPsec
7 3 (0.35%) IPv6
7 3 (0.35%) VPN
7 3 (0.35%) tcpdump
7 3 (0.35%) 4G
8 2 (0.23%) Broadband
9 1 (0.12%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 166 (19.44%) SQL Server
2 148 (17.33%) MySQL
3 100 (11.71%) Relational Database
4 88 (10.30%) RDBMS
5 27 (3.16%) NoSQL
6 22 (2.58%) MongoDB
7 21 (2.46%) Oracle Database
8 17 (1.99%) Hadoop
9 15 (1.76%) SQLite
10 11 (1.29%) Big Data
11 10 (1.17%) SQL Server 2008
12 9 (1.05%) Apache Accumulo
13 6 (0.70%) SQL Server 2005
14 5 (0.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 5 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
15 4 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
15 4 (0.47%) RavenDB
16 3 (0.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 3 (0.35%) Oracle Database 11g
16 3 (0.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 91 (10.66%) Git (software)
2 80 (9.37%) Subversion
3 79 (9.25%) Eclipse
4 69 (8.08%) JUnit
5 60 (7.03%) Ant
6 59 (6.91%) Visual Studio
7 46 (5.39%) Maven
8 40 (4.68%) NetBeans
9 32 (3.75%) Selenium
10 27 (3.16%) JMeter
11 25 (2.93%) Jenkins
12 23 (2.69%) Hudson
13 18 (2.11%) PHPUnit
14 15 (1.76%) Eclipse RCP
15 13 (1.52%) QuickTest Pro
16 10 (1.17%) Moq
17 9 (1.05%) ClearCase
18 8 (0.94%) Rhino Mocks
18 8 (0.94%) Cucumber
18 8 (0.94%) NUnit
General
1 112 (13.11%) Finance
2 57 (6.67%) Back Office
3 56 (6.56%) Banking
4 40 (4.68%) Retail
5 38 (4.45%) Telecoms
6 35 (4.10%) Marketing
7 29 (3.40%) Games
8 23 (2.69%) Investment Banking
9 20 (2.34%) Electronics
9 20 (2.34%) Manufacturing
10 15 (1.76%) French Language
11 9 (1.05%) Advertising
12 8 (0.94%) Aerospace
12 8 (0.94%) Law
13 5 (0.59%) Legal
14 3 (0.35%) Retail Banking
14 3 (0.35%) Military
15 1 (0.12%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.12%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 634 (74.24%) Developer
2 132 (15.46%) Java Developer
3 124 (14.52%) Senior Developer
3 124 (14.52%) Software Engineer
4 122 (14.29%) PHP Developer
5 107 (12.53%) .NET Developer
6 83 (9.72%) Software Developer
7 80 (9.37%) Web Developer
8 63 (7.38%) C# Developer
9 51 (5.97%) PHP Web Developer
10 46 (5.39%) C# .NET Developer
11 44 (5.15%) Lead Developer
11 44 (5.15%) Senior Java Developer
12 39 (4.57%) ASP.NET Developer
13 38 (4.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 37 (4.33%) Graduate
14 37 (4.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
15 36 (4.22%) Senior C# Developer
15 36 (4.22%) Senior .NET Developer
16 35 (4.10%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 262 (30.68%) .NET
2 253 (29.63%) HTML
3 247 (28.92%) XML
4 223 (26.11%) CSS
5 167 (19.56%) ASP.NET
6 151 (17.68%) Web Services
7 137 (16.04%) jQuery
8 117 (13.70%) Spring
9 111 (13.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 97 (11.36%) SOAP
11 93 (10.89%) WCF
12 84 (9.84%) JSON
13 69 (8.08%) HTML5
14 65 (7.61%) J2EE
15 62 (7.26%) RESTful
15 62 (7.26%) .NET Framework
16 51 (5.97%) REST
17 50 (5.85%) XML Messaging
18 45 (5.27%) LAMP
19 41 (4.80%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 128 (14.99%) Computer Science
2 69 (8.08%) Derivative
3 57 (6.67%) Mobile App
4 50 (5.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 43 (5.04%) N-Tier
6 36 (4.22%) Open Source
7 33 (3.86%) Client/Server
7 33 (3.86%) Enterprise Software
8 27 (3.16%) Mathematics
9 26 (3.04%) Embedded Systems
10 23 (2.69%) iPhone
11 19 (2.22%) Digital Media
12 18 (2.11%) Social Media
13 16 (1.87%) Inversion of Control
14 15 (1.76%) SWIFT
15 14 (1.64%) W3C
16 11 (1.29%) Smartphone
16 11 (1.29%) Firmware
16 11 (1.29%) iPad
17 9 (1.05%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 149 (17.45%) Linux
2 99 (11.59%) Windows
3 64 (7.49%) Android
4 59 (6.91%) Apple iOS
5 43 (5.04%) UNIX
6 17 (1.99%) Mac OS X
7 15 (1.76%) Windows CE
8 13 (1.52%) Ubuntu
9 8 (0.94%) Windows Phone
10 4 (0.47%) Windows Phone 7
10 4 (0.47%) VxWorks
11 2 (0.23%) Windows Phone 8
12 1 (0.12%) Debian
12 1 (0.12%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 217 (25.41%) Agile Software Development
2 206 (24.12%) OOP
2 206 (24.12%) Scrum
3 195 (22.83%) Software Engineering
4 168 (19.67%) MVC
5 162 (18.97%) OOD
6 157 (18.38%) TDD
7 114 (13.35%) Unit Testing
8 80 (9.37%) OO PHP
9 73 (8.55%) Web Development
10 71 (8.31%) Multithreading
11 62 (7.26%) E-Commerce
12 61 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
13 59 (6.91%) UML
14 55 (6.44%) Continuous Improvement
15 52 (6.09%) Data Modelling
16 44 (5.15%) iOS Development
17 41 (4.80%) Waterfall
18 39 (4.57%) Android Development
19 34 (3.98%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 345 (40.40%) Java
2 300 (35.13%) SQL
3 293 (34.31%) C#
4 277 (32.44%) JavaScript
5 215 (25.18%) C++
6 186 (21.78%) PHP
7 112 (13.11%) C
8 72 (8.43%) PHP5
9 53 (6.21%) Objective-C
10 51 (5.97%) Python
11 47 (5.50%) Ruby
12 39 (4.57%) VB
13 33 (3.86%) VB.NET
14 31 (3.63%) T-SQL
15 21 (2.46%) Perl
16 17 (1.99%) VBScript
16 17 (1.99%) VBA
17 14 (1.64%) Bash Shell
18 12 (1.41%) ECMAScript
19 11 (1.29%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 166 (19.44%) Degree
2 43 (5.04%) Security Cleared
3 21 (2.46%) DV Cleared
4 20 (2.34%) SC Cleared
5 19 (2.22%) PhD
6 4 (0.47%) Sun Certification
7 3 (0.35%) ISEB
8 2 (0.23%) HND
8 2 (0.23%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.23%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.12%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.12%) CCNP
9 1 (0.12%) CCNA
9 1 (0.12%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (5.50%) QA
2 2 (0.23%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.23%) SLA
2 2 (0.23%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.12%) Basel II
System Software
1 16 (1.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (0.82%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (0.35%) Plesk
2 1 (0.12%) ZABBIX
2 1 (0.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.12%) Nagios
2 1 (0.12%) Puppet
2 1 (0.12%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 127 (14.87%) Oracle
2 96 (11.24%) Microsoft
3 47 (5.50%) Zend
4 35 (4.10%) Google
5 17 (1.99%) JBoss
6 16 (1.87%) VMware
7 15 (1.76%) IBM
8 12 (1.41%) Apple
9 10 (1.17%) HP
10 9 (1.05%) Yahoo!
10 9 (1.05%) Sony
10 9 (1.05%) Facebook
11 7 (0.82%) Intel
12 5 (0.59%) SAP
13 4 (0.47%) RedPrairie
13 4 (0.47%) Twitter
13 4 (0.47%) Adobe
13 4 (0.47%) Sage
13 4 (0.47%) Endeca
14 3 (0.35%) TIBCO
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £40000 per annum - benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cornwall
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + pension
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £22000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Somerset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £45-55,000 + Good Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Weymouth, Dorset
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000-30,000
Posted: 2 days ago