The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 33 21 26
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +5
Permanent jobs citing OO 416 436 399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 6.75% 8.37% 7.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.40% 10.52% 9.35%
Number of salaries quoted 349 394 365
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4951 4145 4267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 80.33% 79.54% 76.79%
Number of salaries quoted 4038 3556 3772
Average salary £41,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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England

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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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +8 117 £40,000 +14.28% 11
Bristol -28 81 £44,000 +18.91% 26
Gloucestershire -5 73 £40,000 +23.07% 12
Wiltshire -20 62 £35,000 +2.94% 16
Somerset -6 44 £37,500 +7.14% 7
Devon 0 30 £41,500 +50.90% 2
Cornwall -3 1 £32,500 -7.14%
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England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 380 (42.08%) Java
2 353 (39.09%) SQL
3 304 (33.67%) C#
4 282 (31.23%) JavaScript
5 281 (31.12%) .NET
6 256 (28.35%) HTML
7 247 (27.35%) XML
8 219 (24.25%) Software Engineering
9 215 (23.81%) CSS
10 214 (23.70%) C++
11 212 (23.48%) Agile Software Development
12 206 (22.81%) PHP
13 200 (22.15%) OOP
14 189 (20.93%) Scrum
15 186 (20.60%) Web Services
16 173 (19.16%) MVC
17 172 (19.05%) ASP.NET
17 172 (19.05%) OOD
18 165 (18.27%) SQL Server
19 164 (18.16%) MySQL
20 157 (17.39%) Degree
21 156 (17.28%) Linux
22 143 (15.84%) jQuery
23 139 (15.39%) TDD
24 138 (15.28%) Spring
24 138 (15.28%) Oracle
25 131 (14.51%) Computer Science
26 125 (13.84%) Unit Testing
27 117 (12.96%) Finance
28 113 (12.51%) Windows

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Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 39 (4.32%) IIS
2 30 (3.32%) Apache
3 27 (2.99%) Tomcat
4 23 (2.55%) WebSphere
5 22 (2.44%) SharePoint
6 16 (1.77%) WebLogic
7 11 (1.22%) Apache ServiceMix
7 11 (1.22%) Drupal
7 11 (1.22%) CMS
8 7 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2013
8 7 (0.78%) Node.js
9 6 (0.66%) SharePoint 2010
9 6 (0.66%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (0.33%) WordPress
11 2 (0.22%) GlassFish
11 2 (0.22%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.22%) nginx
11 2 (0.22%) Mule
11 2 (0.22%) ColdFusion
11 2 (0.22%) Gunicorn
Applications
1 36 (3.99%) MS Excel
2 16 (1.77%) MS Office
3 15 (1.66%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.33%) Simulink
5 1 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.11%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (1.22%) Magento
2 6 (0.66%) Visualfiles
2 6 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.44%) Oracle CRM
4 2 (0.22%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.11%) SmartPlant
5 1 (0.11%) Summit
5 1 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (1.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (0.89%) SaaS
3 7 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.11%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 61 (6.76%) Internet
2 24 (2.66%) HTTP
3 11 (1.22%) Wireless
4 10 (1.11%) SNMP
5 7 (0.78%) Network Security
6 5 (0.55%) Intranet
7 4 (0.44%) NGN
8 3 (0.33%) 4G
8 3 (0.33%) Firewall
8 3 (0.33%) 802.15
8 3 (0.33%) IPv4
8 3 (0.33%) LDAP
8 3 (0.33%) TCP/IP
8 3 (0.33%) SSL
8 3 (0.33%) LTE
9 2 (0.22%) Wireshark
9 2 (0.22%) VPN
9 2 (0.22%) Broadband
9 2 (0.22%) IPv6
9 2 (0.22%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 165 (18.27%) SQL Server
2 164 (18.16%) MySQL
3 90 (9.97%) Relational Database
4 76 (8.42%) RDBMS
5 25 (2.77%) NoSQL
6 24 (2.66%) MongoDB
7 23 (2.55%) Oracle Database
8 15 (1.66%) SQLite
9 13 (1.44%) Hadoop
10 10 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
10 10 (1.11%) Big Data
11 8 (0.89%) SQL Server 2005
12 7 (0.78%) PostgreSQL
13 6 (0.66%) Apache Accumulo
14 5 (0.55%) SQL Server 2012
14 5 (0.55%) Oracle Database 10g
14 5 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
14 5 (0.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 5 (0.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 3 (0.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 99 (10.96%) Eclipse
2 86 (9.52%) Subversion
3 84 (9.30%) Git (software)
4 78 (8.64%) Visual Studio
5 72 (7.97%) JUnit
6 70 (7.75%) Ant
7 57 (6.31%) Maven
8 53 (5.87%) NetBeans
9 49 (5.43%) Selenium
10 38 (4.21%) JMeter
11 36 (3.99%) Jenkins
12 34 (3.77%) Hudson
13 24 (2.66%) PHPUnit
14 17 (1.88%) QuickTest Pro
15 15 (1.66%) Eclipse RCP
16 10 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
17 9 (1.00%) FitNesse
18 8 (0.89%) ClearCase
19 6 (0.66%) MSBuild
20 4 (0.44%) SoapUI
General
1 117 (12.96%) Finance
2 56 (6.20%) Banking
3 52 (5.76%) Telecoms
4 45 (4.98%) Marketing
5 43 (4.76%) Back Office
6 41 (4.54%) Retail
7 23 (2.55%) Manufacturing
7 23 (2.55%) Investment Banking
8 22 (2.44%) Electronics
9 18 (1.99%) Games
10 15 (1.66%) French Language
11 8 (0.89%) Advertising
12 6 (0.66%) Aerospace
12 6 (0.66%) Law
13 5 (0.55%) Legal
13 5 (0.55%) Military
14 4 (0.44%) Publishing
15 2 (0.22%) Retail Banking
16 1 (0.11%) Financial Institution
16 1 (0.11%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 676 (74.86%) Developer
2 148 (16.39%) Java Developer
3 130 (14.40%) Senior Developer
4 126 (13.95%) PHP Developer
5 125 (13.84%) Software Engineer
6 114 (12.62%) .NET Developer
7 101 (11.18%) Software Developer
8 94 (10.41%) Web Developer
9 74 (8.19%) C# Developer
10 60 (6.64%) PHP Web Developer
10 60 (6.64%) C# .NET Developer
11 55 (6.09%) Senior Java Developer
12 47 (5.20%) ASP.NET Developer
13 46 (5.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 45 (4.98%) Graduate
15 43 (4.76%) Lead Developer
16 42 (4.65%) PHP MySQL Developer
17 41 (4.54%) Junior
18 35 (3.88%) Senior .NET Developer
18 35 (3.88%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 281 (31.12%) .NET
2 256 (28.35%) HTML
3 247 (27.35%) XML
4 215 (23.81%) CSS
5 186 (20.60%) Web Services
6 172 (19.05%) ASP.NET
7 143 (15.84%) jQuery
8 138 (15.28%) Spring
9 104 (11.52%) ASP.NET MVC
10 88 (9.75%) SOAP
11 86 (9.52%) WCF
12 84 (9.30%) JSON
13 65 (7.20%) HTML5
14 63 (6.98%) J2EE
15 60 (6.64%) RESTful
16 54 (5.98%) Java EE
17 51 (5.65%) .NET Framework
18 46 (5.09%) JSF
19 45 (4.98%) REST
20 41 (4.54%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 131 (14.51%) Computer Science
2 59 (6.53%) Derivative
3 56 (6.20%) Mobile App
4 44 (4.87%) N-Tier
5 42 (4.65%) Open Source
6 40 (4.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 37 (4.10%) Enterprise Software
8 32 (3.54%) Mathematics
9 31 (3.43%) Client/Server
10 27 (2.99%) Digital Media
11 26 (2.88%) Embedded Systems
12 20 (2.21%) Social Media
12 20 (2.21%) iPhone
13 16 (1.77%) W3C
14 15 (1.66%) SWIFT
14 15 (1.66%) Inversion of Control
15 11 (1.22%) Smartphone
15 11 (1.22%) Firmware
16 10 (1.11%) iPad
17 8 (0.89%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 156 (17.28%) Linux
2 113 (12.51%) Windows
3 67 (7.42%) Android
4 62 (6.87%) Apple iOS
5 40 (4.43%) UNIX
6 19 (2.10%) Windows CE
7 14 (1.55%) Mac OS X
7 14 (1.55%) Ubuntu
8 6 (0.66%) Windows Phone
9 4 (0.44%) VxWorks
9 4 (0.44%) Windows Phone 7
10 1 (0.11%) Windows Phone 8
10 1 (0.11%) Debian
10 1 (0.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 219 (24.25%) Software Engineering
2 212 (23.48%) Agile Software Development
3 200 (22.15%) OOP
4 189 (20.93%) Scrum
5 173 (19.16%) MVC
6 172 (19.05%) OOD
7 139 (15.39%) TDD
8 125 (13.84%) Unit Testing
9 89 (9.86%) OO PHP
10 85 (9.41%) Web Development
11 64 (7.09%) E-Commerce
12 60 (6.64%) UML
13 59 (6.53%) Multithreading
14 57 (6.31%) Continuous Integration
15 48 (5.32%) iOS Development
16 43 (4.76%) Android Development
17 42 (4.65%) Data Modelling
18 41 (4.54%) Waterfall
18 41 (4.54%) Continuous Improvement
19 36 (3.99%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 380 (42.08%) Java
2 353 (39.09%) SQL
3 304 (33.67%) C#
4 282 (31.23%) JavaScript
5 214 (23.70%) C++
6 206 (22.81%) PHP
7 111 (12.29%) C
8 67 (7.42%) PHP5
9 62 (6.87%) Python
10 55 (6.09%) Objective-C
11 46 (5.09%) VB
12 39 (4.32%) Ruby
13 38 (4.21%) T-SQL
14 37 (4.10%) VB.NET
15 22 (2.44%) Perl
16 19 (2.10%) VBScript
17 18 (1.99%) VBA
18 15 (1.66%) Bash Shell
18 15 (1.66%) Delphi
19 13 (1.44%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 157 (17.39%) Degree
2 39 (4.32%) Security Cleared
3 23 (2.55%) SC Cleared
4 16 (1.77%) PhD
5 15 (1.66%) DV Cleared
6 6 (0.66%) ISEB
7 4 (0.44%) Sun Certification
8 2 (0.22%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.22%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.11%) CCNP
9 1 (0.11%) CCNA
9 1 (0.11%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.11%) CNA
9 1 (0.11%) Novell Certification
9 1 (0.11%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (6.20%) QA
2 2 (0.22%) SLA
3 1 (0.11%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.11%) Basel II
3 1 (0.11%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 16 (1.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (0.78%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (0.33%) Plesk
2 1 (0.11%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.11%) Puppet
2 1 (0.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.11%) Nagios
2 1 (0.11%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 138 (15.28%) Oracle
2 104 (11.52%) Microsoft
3 44 (4.87%) Zend
4 32 (3.54%) Google
5 19 (2.10%) JBoss
6 16 (1.77%) IBM
6 16 (1.77%) VMware
7 12 (1.33%) HP
8 10 (1.11%) SAP
9 7 (0.78%) hybris
10 6 (0.66%) Intel
11 5 (0.55%) Facebook
11 5 (0.55%) Sony
11 5 (0.55%) Apple
11 5 (0.55%) Yahoo!
12 4 (0.44%) JD Edwards
12 4 (0.44%) Sage
12 4 (0.44%) Twitter
13 3 (0.33%) TIBCO
14 2 (0.22%) EPiServer
Bristol, Somerset
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Good Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Wareham, Dorset
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + a strong benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 32000 - 70000
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Taunton, Somerset
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Healthcare, Pension, Profit Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £45-55,000 + Good Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Blue Glue
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
ETS Technical Selection Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago