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

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 38 22 30
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +8
Permanent jobs citing OO 365 487 397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 6.00% 8.41% 7.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.29% 10.27% 9.36%
Number of salaries quoted 332 424 370
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £47,200 £50,000
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
5005 4741 4242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 82.32% 81.87% 78.92%
Number of salaries quoted 4100 3934 3720
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 4 May 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 4 May 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 -3 132 £40,000 +6.66% 21
Gloucestershire -6 80 £42,000 +12.00% 8
Dorset -10 70 £35,000 - 9
Devon +2 30 £36,000 +20.00% 3
Somerset -7 29 £35,000 +7.69% 12
Wiltshire -57 13 £40,000 +22.13% 4
Cornwall - 1 - -
OO
England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 May 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.

1 367 (41.89%) JavaScript
2 337 (38.47%) HTML
3 331 (37.79%) C#
4 330 (37.67%) Agile Software Development
5 302 (34.47%) CSS
6 289 (32.99%) .NET
7 287 (32.76%) Java
8 256 (29.22%) Software Engineering
9 246 (28.08%) SQL
10 236 (26.94%) MVC
11 224 (25.57%) C++
12 221 (25.23%) PHP
12 221 (25.23%) OOP
13 207 (23.63%) OOD
14 197 (22.49%) MySQL
15 189 (21.58%) Linux
16 178 (20.32%) SQL Server
17 171 (19.52%) ASP.NET
18 157 (17.92%) TDD
19 149 (17.01%) Web Services
20 146 (16.67%) Degree
21 142 (16.21%) Scrum
22 133 (15.18%) OO PHP
23 129 (14.73%) Git (software)
24 128 (14.61%) jQuery
25 124 (14.16%) WCF
26 123 (14.04%) HTML5
27 121 (13.81%) XML
28 116 (13.24%) Microsoft
29 111 (12.67%) AngularJS

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Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 62 (7.08%) Apache
2 61 (6.96%) WordPress
3 56 (6.39%) Drupal
4 50 (5.71%) Node.js
5 43 (4.91%) Joomla!
5 43 (4.91%) CMS
6 27 (3.08%) nginx
7 15 (1.71%) Tomcat
8 12 (1.37%) JBoss
9 11 (1.26%) Moodle
10 9 (1.03%) WebSphere
11 8 (0.91%) IIS
12 6 (0.68%) OpenStack
13 5 (0.57%) Confluence
14 4 (0.46%) SharePoint
14 4 (0.46%) lighttpd
14 4 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2013
15 3 (0.34%) Apache Solr
16 2 (0.23%) MS Exchange
16 2 (0.23%) WebLogic
Applications
1 49 (5.59%) MS Excel
2 14 (1.60%) Photoshop
3 7 (0.80%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 7 (0.80%) InDesign
4 2 (0.23%) MS Project
4 2 (0.23%) MS Office
5 1 (0.11%) Revit
5 1 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.11%) GIMP
5 1 (0.11%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.11%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 49 (5.59%) Magento
2 7 (0.80%) Zen Cart
3 5 (0.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.23%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.11%) SmartPlant
6 1 (0.11%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 28 (3.20%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (2.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (2.05%) SaaS
4 8 (0.91%) PaaS
5 6 (0.68%) Google App Engine
5 6 (0.68%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.11%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 29 (3.31%) Internet
2 15 (1.71%) TCP/IP
3 11 (1.26%) HTTP
4 10 (1.14%) DLNA
5 2 (0.23%) LDAP
6 1 (0.11%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.11%) 3G
6 1 (0.11%) SDH
6 1 (0.11%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.11%) FTP
6 1 (0.11%) VPN
6 1 (0.11%) Firewall
6 1 (0.11%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.11%) 2G
6 1 (0.11%) 2.5G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 197 (22.49%) MySQL
2 178 (20.32%) SQL Server
3 64 (7.31%) Relational Database
4 41 (4.68%) SQL Server 2008
5 40 (4.57%) PostgreSQL
6 35 (4.00%) RDBMS
6 35 (4.00%) MongoDB
7 28 (3.20%) NoSQL
8 24 (2.74%) Hadoop
9 19 (2.17%) Oracle Database
10 18 (2.05%) Apache Cassandra
11 17 (1.94%) Big Data
12 14 (1.60%) SQLite
13 10 (1.14%) Redis
14 8 (0.91%) Neo4j
14 8 (0.91%) MariaDB
15 7 (0.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 6 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
17 5 (0.57%) Apache Accumulo
18 4 (0.46%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 129 (14.73%) Git (software)
2 96 (10.96%) Subversion
3 37 (4.22%) NUnit
4 36 (4.11%) JUnit
5 32 (3.65%) Rhino Mocks
6 29 (3.31%) Team Foundation Server
7 28 (3.20%) Eclipse
8 24 (2.74%) Selenium
9 23 (2.63%) Visual Studio
10 20 (2.28%) Maven
11 15 (1.71%) JIRA
12 14 (1.60%) Xcode
12 14 (1.60%) Jenkins
13 12 (1.37%) FitNesse
14 11 (1.26%) Dreamweaver
15 9 (1.03%) SpecFlow
15 9 (1.03%) Moq
15 9 (1.03%) PHPUnit
16 8 (0.91%) CruiseControl
16 8 (0.91%) TeamCity
General
1 94 (10.73%) Finance
2 55 (6.28%) Retail
3 51 (5.82%) Marketing
4 37 (4.22%) Advertising
4 37 (4.22%) Telecoms
5 31 (3.54%) Banking
6 17 (1.94%) Back Office
7 16 (1.83%) Multimedia
8 15 (1.71%) Games
8 15 (1.71%) Electronics
9 14 (1.60%) Manufacturing
10 13 (1.48%) Aerospace
11 12 (1.37%) Financial Institution
12 11 (1.26%) Investment Banking
13 5 (0.57%) Legal
14 4 (0.46%) Military
15 1 (0.11%) Billing
15 1 (0.11%) Retail Banking
15 1 (0.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 643 (73.40%) Developer
2 180 (20.55%) Software Engineer
3 141 (16.10%) PHP Developer
4 118 (13.47%) Senior Developer
5 117 (13.36%) .NET Developer
6 90 (10.27%) Software Developer
7 85 (9.70%) Web Developer
8 64 (7.31%) C# Developer
9 61 (6.96%) Java Developer
10 54 (6.16%) C++ Software Engineer
11 53 (6.05%) Junior
12 50 (5.71%) C++ Developer
13 45 (5.14%) C# .NET Developer
14 43 (4.91%) PHP Web Developer
15 41 (4.68%) Junior Developer
16 40 (4.57%) Programmer
17 33 (3.77%) Front-End Developer
18 32 (3.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 32 (3.65%) ASP.NET Developer
19 31 (3.54%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 337 (38.47%) HTML
2 302 (34.47%) CSS
3 289 (32.99%) .NET
4 171 (19.52%) ASP.NET
5 149 (17.01%) Web Services
6 128 (14.61%) jQuery
7 124 (14.16%) WCF
8 123 (14.04%) HTML5
9 121 (13.81%) XML
10 111 (12.67%) AngularJS
11 102 (11.64%) ASP.NET MVC
12 97 (11.07%) Spring
13 86 (9.82%) LAMP
14 85 (9.70%) CSS3
15 79 (9.02%) REST
16 76 (8.68%) RESTful
17 72 (8.22%) .NET Framework
18 70 (7.99%) SOAP
19 57 (6.51%) Ajax
20 54 (6.16%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 75 (8.56%) Computer Science
2 46 (5.25%) Mathematics
3 44 (5.02%) User Experience
4 41 (4.68%) Open Source
4 41 (4.68%) Mobile App
5 28 (3.20%) BBC
6 26 (2.97%) Social Network
7 23 (2.63%) MPEG
8 22 (2.51%) Data Structures
9 21 (2.40%) Analytical Skills
10 13 (1.48%) Derivative
11 12 (1.37%) Social Media
11 12 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
12 11 (1.26%) N-Tier
13 10 (1.14%) 3D Graphics
13 10 (1.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 10 (1.14%) Animation
13 10 (1.14%) iPhone
14 9 (1.03%) iPad
15 7 (0.80%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 189 (21.58%) Linux
2 103 (11.76%) Windows
3 88 (10.05%) Android
4 61 (6.96%) Apple iOS
5 33 (3.77%) UNIX
6 10 (1.14%) Windows Mobile
7 5 (0.57%) Mac OS X
8 4 (0.46%) Solaris
8 4 (0.46%) Windows Phone
9 2 (0.23%) Windows CE
9 2 (0.23%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.11%) Windows Phone 7
10 1 (0.11%) Windows Phone 8
10 1 (0.11%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 330 (37.67%) Agile Software Development
2 256 (29.22%) Software Engineering
3 236 (26.94%) MVC
4 221 (25.23%) OOP
5 207 (23.63%) OOD
6 157 (17.92%) TDD
7 142 (16.21%) Scrum
8 133 (15.18%) OO PHP
9 79 (9.02%) Mentoring
10 70 (7.99%) Web Development
11 69 (7.88%) E-Commerce
12 64 (7.31%) BDD
13 62 (7.08%) Android Development
13 62 (7.08%) Multithreading
14 54 (6.16%) SOA
15 53 (6.05%) Unit Testing
16 50 (5.71%) OOA/OOD
17 48 (5.48%) Waterfall
18 47 (5.37%) Web Application Development
18 47 (5.37%) UML
Programming Languages
1 367 (41.89%) JavaScript
2 331 (37.79%) C#
3 287 (32.76%) Java
4 246 (28.08%) SQL
5 224 (25.57%) C++
6 221 (25.23%) PHP
7 85 (9.70%) C
8 59 (6.74%) Python
9 52 (5.94%) PHP5
10 48 (5.48%) Perl
11 46 (5.25%) VB.NET
11 46 (5.25%) Ruby
12 43 (4.91%) Bash Shell
13 40 (4.57%) Objective-C
14 35 (4.00%) T-SQL
15 12 (1.37%) PL/SQL
16 7 (0.80%) Scala
16 7 (0.80%) Embedded C++
17 6 (0.68%) Clojure
18 5 (0.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 146 (16.67%) Degree
2 49 (5.59%) Security Cleared
3 28 (3.20%) SC Cleared
3 28 (3.20%) DV Cleared
4 24 (2.74%) Microsoft Certification
5 20 (2.28%) MCSD
6 6 (0.68%) PhD
7 5 (0.57%) MCPD
8 2 (0.23%) ISEB
9 1 (0.11%) MCTS
9 1 (0.11%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.11%) HND
9 1 (0.11%) MCP
9 1 (0.11%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (2.74%) QA
2 3 (0.34%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.23%) TickIT
3 2 (0.23%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.11%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.11%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 7 (0.80%) Docker
2 6 (0.68%) Xen
2 6 (0.68%) Hyper-V
2 6 (0.68%) LXC
3 5 (0.57%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.46%) Firmware
5 2 (0.23%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (0.23%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 12 (1.37%) Vagrant
2 11 (1.26%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (1.26%) Puppet
3 5 (0.57%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 2 (0.23%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (0.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (0.23%) Data Guard
4 2 (0.23%) Oracle Flashback
5 1 (0.11%) cPanel
5 1 (0.11%) Webmin
5 1 (0.11%) Graphite
Vendors
1 116 (13.24%) Microsoft
2 104 (11.87%) Oracle
3 99 (11.30%) Zend
4 39 (4.45%) Google
5 20 (2.28%) Facebook
6 18 (2.05%) Twitter
7 16 (1.83%) Sybase
8 14 (1.60%) hybris
9 11 (1.26%) Apple
10 9 (1.03%) Panasonic
10 9 (1.03%) TIBCO
10 9 (1.03%) Toshiba
11 7 (0.80%) Adobe
12 6 (0.68%) Sony
12 6 (0.68%) Yahoo!
13 5 (0.57%) SAP
13 5 (0.57%) HP
13 5 (0.57%) Perforce
14 4 (0.46%) Volantis
14 4 (0.46%) Netbiscuits
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