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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 25 21 29
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +8
Permanent jobs citing OO 509 541 439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 8.59% 9.86% 7.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.29% 12.07% 9.81%
Number of salaries quoted 459 495 402
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £23,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
4946 4482 4473
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 83.43% 81.68% 78.82%
Number of salaries quoted 4159 3786 3952
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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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 29 January 2015.

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 29 January 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 0 166 £40,000 +6.66% 25
Dorset +4 106 £35,000 -12.50% 21
Gloucestershire -6 79 £42,500 +26.86% 20
Wiltshire -29 60 £40,000 +23.07% 4
Somerset +26 57 £35,000 - 10
Devon -7 30 £35,000 +40.00% 5
Cornwall - 4 £32,500 -
OO
England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

1 402 (43.46%) Agile Software Development
2 374 (40.43%) JavaScript
3 358 (38.70%) C#
4 356 (38.49%) HTML
5 347 (37.51%) .NET
6 333 (36.00%) CSS
7 284 (30.70%) OOP
8 266 (28.76%) Java
9 264 (28.54%) C++
10 258 (27.89%) MVC
10 258 (27.89%) Software Engineering
11 242 (26.16%) OOD
12 235 (25.41%) SQL Server
13 220 (23.78%) PHP
14 218 (23.57%) ASP.NET
15 209 (22.59%) Linux
16 200 (21.62%) SQL
17 199 (21.51%) TDD
18 177 (19.14%) MySQL
19 176 (19.03%) Degree
20 174 (18.81%) Scrum
21 162 (17.51%) XML
22 155 (16.76%) Web Services
23 147 (15.89%) WCF
24 143 (15.46%) jQuery
24 143 (15.46%) ASP.NET MVC
25 131 (14.16%) Windows
26 130 (14.05%) Microsoft
27 127 (13.73%) Git (software)
28 122 (13.19%) HTML5

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Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 66 (7.14%) Node.js
2 60 (6.49%) Apache
3 58 (6.27%) WordPress
4 49 (5.30%) Drupal
5 46 (4.97%) CMS
6 38 (4.11%) Joomla!
7 23 (2.49%) nginx
8 13 (1.41%) IIS
9 8 (0.86%) Tomcat
9 8 (0.86%) JBoss
10 7 (0.76%) BizTalk Server
11 6 (0.65%) Moodle
12 4 (0.43%) Confluence
12 4 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2013
12 4 (0.43%) WebSphere
12 4 (0.43%) WebLogic
13 3 (0.32%) SharePoint
13 3 (0.32%) Apache Solr
14 2 (0.22%) Kentico
14 2 (0.22%) lighttpd
Applications
1 67 (7.24%) MS Excel
2 22 (2.38%) Photoshop
3 6 (0.65%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 6 (0.65%) InDesign
4 4 (0.43%) Revit
4 4 (0.43%) AutoCAD
5 3 (0.32%) MS Office
6 2 (0.22%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.22%) MS Project
7 1 (0.11%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.11%) Simulink
7 1 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.11%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 50 (5.41%) Magento
2 7 (0.76%) Zen Cart
3 3 (0.32%) Summit
3 3 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.22%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.22%) TIBCO iProcess
4 2 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 27 (2.92%) SaaS
2 26 (2.81%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (0.86%) PaaS
5 5 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.11%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 68 (7.35%) Internet
2 16 (1.73%) TCP/IP
3 12 (1.30%) DLNA
4 7 (0.76%) HTTP
5 5 (0.54%) VPN
5 5 (0.54%) Firewall
6 3 (0.32%) IPsec
6 3 (0.32%) Network Security
6 3 (0.32%) NFC
7 2 (0.22%) tcpdump
7 2 (0.22%) PuTTY
7 2 (0.22%) SSH
7 2 (0.22%) Wireshark
7 2 (0.22%) DVB
7 2 (0.22%) LDAP
7 2 (0.22%) SNMP
7 2 (0.22%) DNS
7 2 (0.22%) IPv4
7 2 (0.22%) IPv6
7 2 (0.22%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 235 (25.41%) SQL Server
2 177 (19.14%) MySQL
3 79 (8.54%) Relational Database
4 52 (5.62%) RDBMS
5 47 (5.08%) SQL Server 2008
6 46 (4.97%) NoSQL
7 36 (3.89%) Hadoop
8 35 (3.78%) PostgreSQL
9 33 (3.57%) MongoDB
10 25 (2.70%) Big Data
11 19 (2.05%) Oracle Database
12 13 (1.41%) Apache Cassandra
13 11 (1.19%) Redis
14 9 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
14 9 (0.97%) Apache Accumulo
15 8 (0.86%) Neo4j
15 8 (0.86%) MariaDB
15 8 (0.86%) SQLite
16 6 (0.65%) Oracle Database 11g
17 5 (0.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 127 (13.73%) Git (software)
2 82 (8.86%) Subversion
3 46 (4.97%) NUnit
4 41 (4.43%) Rhino Mocks
5 38 (4.11%) JUnit
6 30 (3.24%) Moq
7 28 (3.03%) TeamCity
7 28 (3.03%) Cucumber
8 23 (2.49%) SpecFlow
8 23 (2.49%) CruiseControl
8 23 (2.49%) Eclipse
9 17 (1.84%) PHPUnit
10 16 (1.73%) Selenium
11 15 (1.62%) Visual Studio
12 14 (1.51%) Team Foundation Server
13 13 (1.41%) Maven
14 12 (1.30%) Jenkins
14 12 (1.30%) JIRA
15 9 (0.97%) FitNesse
16 7 (0.76%) Android Studio
General
1 84 (9.08%) Finance
2 63 (6.81%) Retail
3 56 (6.05%) Games
4 46 (4.97%) Marketing
5 35 (3.78%) Banking
6 31 (3.35%) Back Office
7 17 (1.84%) Investment Banking
8 16 (1.73%) Telecoms
9 12 (1.30%) Aerospace
10 11 (1.19%) Manufacturing
11 10 (1.08%) Multimedia
12 9 (0.97%) Electronics
12 9 (0.97%) Advertising
13 5 (0.54%) Financial Institution
14 4 (0.43%) Retail Banking
15 2 (0.22%) Military
15 2 (0.22%) Law
15 2 (0.22%) Legal
16 1 (0.11%) Publishing
16 1 (0.11%) Billing
Job Titles
1 663 (71.68%) Developer
2 194 (20.97%) Software Engineer
3 155 (16.76%) PHP Developer
4 140 (15.14%) .NET Developer
5 109 (11.78%) Senior Developer
6 108 (11.68%) Web Developer
7 79 (8.54%) C# Developer
7 79 (8.54%) C++ Software Engineer
8 78 (8.43%) Software Developer
9 60 (6.49%) PHP Web Developer
10 57 (6.16%) Java Developer
11 47 (5.08%) C# .NET Developer
12 43 (4.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 42 (4.54%) C++ Developer
14 41 (4.43%) ASP.NET Developer
15 37 (4.00%) Junior
16 36 (3.89%) Graduate
17 33 (3.57%) Front-End Developer
18 30 (3.24%) Team Leader
18 30 (3.24%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 356 (38.49%) HTML
2 347 (37.51%) .NET
3 333 (36.00%) CSS
4 218 (23.57%) ASP.NET
5 162 (17.51%) XML
6 155 (16.76%) Web Services
7 147 (15.89%) WCF
8 143 (15.46%) jQuery
8 143 (15.46%) ASP.NET MVC
9 122 (13.19%) HTML5
10 114 (12.32%) AngularJS
11 112 (12.11%) .NET Framework
12 97 (10.49%) RESTful
13 92 (9.95%) SOAP
14 84 (9.08%) Spring
15 80 (8.65%) CSS3
16 68 (7.35%) REST
17 64 (6.92%) LAMP
18 62 (6.70%) ASP.NET Web API
19 53 (5.73%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 105 (11.35%) Computer Science
2 45 (4.86%) Mobile App
2 45 (4.86%) User Experience
3 38 (4.11%) BBC
3 38 (4.11%) Open Source
4 36 (3.89%) Analytical Skills
5 33 (3.57%) Mathematics
6 29 (3.14%) Derivative
7 26 (2.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 23 (2.49%) MPEG
9 22 (2.38%) Social Media
10 19 (2.05%) iPhone
10 19 (2.05%) iPad
11 17 (1.84%) N-Tier
12 16 (1.73%) Data Structures
13 15 (1.62%) Social Network
14 13 (1.41%) Mobile Payment
15 11 (1.19%) Client/Server
16 9 (0.97%) Blackberry
16 9 (0.97%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 209 (22.59%) Linux
2 131 (14.16%) Windows
3 92 (9.95%) Android
4 60 (6.49%) Apple iOS
5 58 (6.27%) UNIX
6 23 (2.49%) Windows Phone
7 13 (1.41%) Windows Phone 7
8 12 (1.30%) Mac OS X
9 5 (0.54%) Windows Phone 8
10 4 (0.43%) Solaris
11 3 (0.32%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.22%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.22%) Windows CE
13 1 (0.11%) VxWorks
13 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 402 (43.46%) Agile Software Development
2 284 (30.70%) OOP
3 258 (27.89%) MVC
3 258 (27.89%) Software Engineering
4 242 (26.16%) OOD
5 199 (21.51%) TDD
6 174 (18.81%) Scrum
7 121 (13.08%) BDD
8 119 (12.86%) OO PHP
9 112 (12.11%) E-Commerce
10 83 (8.97%) Mentoring
11 74 (8.00%) Multithreading
12 72 (7.78%) Web Development
13 69 (7.46%) OOA/OOD
14 67 (7.24%) Unit Testing
15 63 (6.81%) Web Application Development
16 55 (5.95%) Waterfall
16 55 (5.95%) Android Development
17 54 (5.84%) SOA
18 37 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 374 (40.43%) JavaScript
2 358 (38.70%) C#
3 266 (28.76%) Java
4 264 (28.54%) C++
5 220 (23.78%) PHP
6 200 (21.62%) SQL
7 90 (9.73%) C
8 85 (9.19%) Ruby
9 60 (6.49%) PHP5
10 57 (6.16%) Python
11 41 (4.43%) Perl
12 34 (3.68%) T-SQL
13 33 (3.57%) VB.NET
14 32 (3.46%) Bash Shell
15 31 (3.35%) Objective-C
16 18 (1.95%) VB
17 10 (1.08%) XAML
18 7 (0.76%) PL/SQL
18 7 (0.76%) Groovy
19 6 (0.65%) VBA
Qualifications
1 176 (19.03%) Degree
2 62 (6.70%) Security Cleared
3 37 (4.00%) DV Cleared
4 36 (3.89%) SC Cleared
5 18 (1.95%) Microsoft Certification
6 15 (1.62%) MCSD
7 8 (0.86%) PhD
8 5 (0.54%) HND
9 3 (0.32%) MCP
9 3 (0.32%) PMI Certification
9 3 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (0.22%) ISEB
11 1 (0.11%) MCSE
11 1 (0.11%) MCSA
11 1 (0.11%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (2.92%) QA
2 5 (0.54%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.32%) ISO 14001
4 2 (0.22%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.22%) TickIT
4 2 (0.22%) SLA
5 1 (0.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (0.54%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.22%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (0.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (0.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.22%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (0.22%) Firmware
2 2 (0.22%) NFS
3 1 (0.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (1.51%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (1.08%) Puppet
2 10 (1.08%) Vagrant
3 3 (0.32%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 2 (0.22%) Graphite
4 2 (0.22%) Data Guard
4 2 (0.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.11%) cPanel
5 1 (0.11%) Webmin
Vendors
1 130 (14.05%) Microsoft
2 102 (11.03%) Zend
3 101 (10.92%) Oracle
4 36 (3.89%) Google
5 29 (3.14%) Facebook
6 24 (2.59%) Apple
7 20 (2.16%) Yahoo!
7 20 (2.16%) Sony
8 10 (1.08%) Twitter
8 10 (1.08%) Adobe
9 7 (0.76%) Sybase
10 6 (0.65%) hybris
11 4 (0.43%) RedPrairie
11 4 (0.43%) Endeca
11 4 (0.43%) TIBCO
11 4 (0.43%) Autodesk
11 4 (0.43%) Intel
11 4 (0.43%) SAP
12 3 (0.32%) HP
12 3 (0.32%) Toshiba
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Gloucestershire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £35,600 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Barnstaple, Devon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Dorset
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £38000 per annum, Benefits Plus generous benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum, Benefits generous benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole, Dorset
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum, Benefits 12.5% bonus, Stock options, 25 day
Posted: 2 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Premier IT
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum, Benefits generous benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £30,000 to £42,000 per annum plus bens and pension and gym and he
Posted: 3 days ago