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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 28 23 27
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Permanent jobs citing OO 466 556 455
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 7.36% 9.39% 8.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.92% 11.42% 10.32%
Number of salaries quoted 400 511 413
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
OO
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
5223 4869 4410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 82.54% 82.19% 77.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4310 4110 3882
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,925
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +0.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,050 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

OO
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

OO
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

OO
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 19 December 2014.

OO Salary Histogram in the South West

OO
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 19 December 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 -6 170 £40,000 - 20
Dorset +11 79 £35,000 -12.50% 8
Gloucestershire -14 72 £42,250 +5.62% 12
Somerset +17 58 £35,000 -5.40% 4
Wiltshire -35 51 £42,500 +30.76% 7
Devon -12 27 £36,500 +21.66% 6
Cornwall +2 7 £32,500 +47.72%
OO
England

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 388 (44.75%) Agile Software Development
2 329 (37.95%) C#
2 329 (37.95%) .NET
3 313 (36.10%) JavaScript
4 305 (35.18%) HTML
5 295 (34.03%) CSS
6 269 (31.03%) OOP
7 255 (29.41%) C++
8 254 (29.30%) Java
9 231 (26.64%) Software Engineering
10 226 (26.07%) SQL Server
11 221 (25.49%) OOD
11 221 (25.49%) MVC
12 214 (24.68%) ASP.NET
13 204 (23.53%) SQL
14 201 (23.18%) Linux
15 196 (22.61%) Scrum
16 195 (22.49%) TDD
16 195 (22.49%) XML
17 184 (21.22%) PHP
18 176 (20.30%) Degree
19 151 (17.42%) ASP.NET MVC
19 151 (17.42%) MySQL
20 150 (17.30%) WCF
21 139 (16.03%) jQuery
22 133 (15.34%) Windows
23 128 (14.76%) Web Services
24 114 (13.15%) Computer Science
25 113 (13.03%) BDD
26 112 (12.92%) Microsoft

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Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 52 (6.00%) Node.js
2 51 (5.88%) Apache
3 31 (3.58%) WordPress
4 23 (2.65%) CMS
5 22 (2.54%) nginx
6 21 (2.42%) Drupal
7 14 (1.61%) IIS
8 13 (1.50%) Joomla!
9 8 (0.92%) JBoss
10 7 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
11 6 (0.69%) WebSphere
11 6 (0.69%) WebLogic
12 4 (0.46%) Confluence
13 3 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2013
13 3 (0.35%) WebSphere Application Server
13 3 (0.35%) Tomcat
13 3 (0.35%) Apache Solr
14 2 (0.23%) Sitecore CMS
14 2 (0.23%) Apache ServiceMix
14 2 (0.23%) Kentico
Applications
1 45 (5.19%) MS Excel
2 19 (2.19%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.46%) AutoCAD
3 4 (0.46%) Revit
4 3 (0.35%) MS Office
5 2 (0.23%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.12%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.12%) GIMP
6 1 (0.12%) Simulink
6 1 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 22 (2.54%) Magento
2 3 (0.35%) Summit
3 2 (0.23%) TIBCO iProcess
3 2 (0.23%) Zen Cart
4 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.12%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 32 (3.69%) SaaS
2 28 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (1.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (0.92%) PaaS
5 5 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.12%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 67 (7.73%) Internet
2 15 (1.73%) TCP/IP
3 11 (1.27%) DLNA
4 4 (0.46%) Firewall
4 4 (0.46%) VPN
4 4 (0.46%) HTTP
5 3 (0.35%) IPsec
5 3 (0.35%) NFC
5 3 (0.35%) Network Security
6 2 (0.23%) tcpdump
6 2 (0.23%) PuTTY
6 2 (0.23%) SSH
6 2 (0.23%) Wireshark
6 2 (0.23%) Wireless
6 2 (0.23%) SNMP
6 2 (0.23%) DVB
6 2 (0.23%) DNS
6 2 (0.23%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.23%) SSL
6 2 (0.23%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 226 (26.07%) SQL Server
2 151 (17.42%) MySQL
3 92 (10.61%) Relational Database
4 71 (8.19%) RDBMS
5 50 (5.77%) NoSQL
6 40 (4.61%) SQL Server 2008
7 37 (4.27%) Hadoop
8 24 (2.77%) MongoDB
9 23 (2.65%) Oracle Database
10 22 (2.54%) Big Data
11 17 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
12 11 (1.27%) Apache Accumulo
12 11 (1.27%) Redis
13 10 (1.15%) Apache Cassandra
14 9 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
15 8 (0.92%) MariaDB
15 8 (0.92%) Neo4j
15 8 (0.92%) SQLite
16 6 (0.69%) Oracle Database 11g
17 4 (0.46%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 109 (12.57%) Git (software)
2 72 (8.30%) Subversion
3 39 (4.50%) NUnit
4 38 (4.38%) JUnit
5 35 (4.04%) Rhino Mocks
6 29 (3.34%) Moq
7 28 (3.23%) Eclipse
8 27 (3.11%) Cucumber
8 27 (3.11%) TeamCity
9 22 (2.54%) Visual Studio
9 22 (2.54%) CruiseControl
9 22 (2.54%) SpecFlow
10 16 (1.85%) PHPUnit
10 16 (1.85%) Ant
11 15 (1.73%) Maven
12 12 (1.38%) Selenium
12 12 (1.38%) Team Foundation Server
13 10 (1.15%) NetBeans
14 9 (1.04%) Jenkins
15 8 (0.92%) MSBuild
General
1 84 (9.69%) Finance
2 57 (6.57%) Games
3 51 (5.88%) Retail
4 45 (5.19%) Back Office
5 41 (4.73%) Marketing
6 37 (4.27%) Banking
7 13 (1.50%) Telecoms
8 12 (1.38%) Aerospace
8 12 (1.38%) Investment Banking
8 12 (1.38%) Advertising
9 9 (1.04%) Manufacturing
10 8 (0.92%) Electronics
11 6 (0.69%) Retail Banking
12 3 (0.35%) Multimedia
12 3 (0.35%) Law
13 2 (0.23%) Publishing
13 2 (0.23%) Military
13 2 (0.23%) French Language
14 1 (0.12%) Billing
14 1 (0.12%) Legal
Job Titles
1 619 (71.40%) Developer
2 169 (19.49%) Software Engineer
3 149 (17.19%) PHP Developer
4 139 (16.03%) .NET Developer
5 103 (11.88%) Senior Developer
6 98 (11.30%) Web Developer
7 81 (9.34%) C# Developer
8 77 (8.88%) Software Developer
9 75 (8.65%) C++ Software Engineer
10 62 (7.15%) Java Developer
11 56 (6.46%) PHP Web Developer
12 48 (5.54%) C# .NET Developer
13 44 (5.07%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 43 (4.96%) ASP.NET Developer
15 39 (4.50%) Team Leader
16 37 (4.27%) C++ Developer
17 36 (4.15%) Graduate
18 35 (4.04%) Senior .NET Developer
19 32 (3.69%) Senior C# Developer
19 32 (3.69%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 329 (37.95%) .NET
2 305 (35.18%) HTML
3 295 (34.03%) CSS
4 214 (24.68%) ASP.NET
5 195 (22.49%) XML
6 151 (17.42%) ASP.NET MVC
7 150 (17.30%) WCF
8 139 (16.03%) jQuery
9 128 (14.76%) Web Services
10 105 (12.11%) .NET Framework
11 95 (10.96%) RESTful
12 92 (10.61%) SOAP
13 84 (9.69%) HTML5
14 73 (8.42%) ASP.NET Web API
15 71 (8.19%) AngularJS
15 71 (8.19%) Spring
16 68 (7.84%) REST
17 53 (6.11%) LAMP
18 50 (5.77%) JSON
19 47 (5.42%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 114 (13.15%) Computer Science
2 50 (5.77%) Mobile App
3 40 (4.61%) Derivative
3 40 (4.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 38 (4.38%) User Experience
4 38 (4.38%) Analytical Skills
5 29 (3.34%) N-Tier
6 27 (3.11%) Mathematics
7 25 (2.88%) Social Media
8 24 (2.77%) iPhone
8 24 (2.77%) BBC
9 23 (2.65%) Client/Server
9 23 (2.65%) iPad
10 21 (2.42%) Open Source
11 17 (1.96%) Mobile Payment
12 16 (1.85%) MPEG
13 13 (1.50%) Data Structures
14 12 (1.38%) Algorithms
14 12 (1.38%) Blackberry
15 9 (1.04%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 201 (23.18%) Linux
2 133 (15.34%) Windows
3 88 (10.15%) Android
4 60 (6.92%) Apple iOS
4 60 (6.92%) UNIX
5 28 (3.23%) Windows Phone
6 17 (1.96%) Windows Phone 7
7 15 (1.73%) Mac OS X
8 6 (0.69%) Ubuntu
8 6 (0.69%) Windows Phone 8
9 3 (0.35%) Windows 8
9 3 (0.35%) Solaris
10 2 (0.23%) Windows CE
10 2 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.12%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.12%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 388 (44.75%) Agile Software Development
2 269 (31.03%) OOP
3 231 (26.64%) Software Engineering
4 221 (25.49%) OOD
4 221 (25.49%) MVC
5 196 (22.61%) Scrum
6 195 (22.49%) TDD
7 113 (13.03%) BDD
8 95 (10.96%) E-Commerce
9 84 (9.69%) OO PHP
10 83 (9.57%) Unit Testing
11 82 (9.46%) Multithreading
12 81 (9.34%) Mentoring
13 71 (8.19%) OOA/OOD
14 68 (7.84%) Web Development
15 62 (7.15%) Web Application Development
16 54 (6.23%) Android Development
17 48 (5.54%) Continuous Improvement
17 48 (5.54%) SOA
18 44 (5.07%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 329 (37.95%) C#
2 313 (36.10%) JavaScript
3 255 (29.41%) C++
4 254 (29.30%) Java
5 204 (23.53%) SQL
6 184 (21.22%) PHP
7 92 (10.61%) C
8 88 (10.15%) Ruby
9 72 (8.30%) PHP5
10 57 (6.57%) Python
11 37 (4.27%) Perl
12 35 (4.04%) VB.NET
13 34 (3.92%) Objective-C
14 33 (3.81%) T-SQL
15 27 (3.11%) Bash Shell
16 21 (2.42%) VB
17 9 (1.04%) XAML
18 8 (0.92%) VBA
18 8 (0.92%) VBScript
19 6 (0.69%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 176 (20.30%) Degree
2 63 (7.27%) Security Cleared
3 38 (4.38%) SC Cleared
3 38 (4.38%) DV Cleared
4 14 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (1.27%) PhD
5 11 (1.27%) MCSD
6 4 (0.46%) HND
7 3 (0.35%) MCP
7 3 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (0.35%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.23%) ISEB
9 1 (0.12%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.12%) MCSE
9 1 (0.12%) MCSA
9 1 (0.12%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (3.23%) QA
2 5 (0.58%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.35%) ISO 14001
4 2 (0.23%) SLA
4 2 (0.23%) TickIT
5 1 (0.12%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.35%) Hyper-V
2 3 (0.35%) Firmware
3 2 (0.23%) NFS
3 2 (0.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (0.12%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.12%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.12%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 14 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (1.15%) Vagrant
3 7 (0.81%) Puppet
4 3 (0.35%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 2 (0.23%) Graphite
6 1 (0.12%) cPanel
6 1 (0.12%) Webmin
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.12%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 112 (12.92%) Microsoft
2 96 (11.07%) Oracle
3 58 (6.69%) Zend
4 41 (4.73%) Google
5 28 (3.23%) Facebook
5 28 (3.23%) Apple
6 24 (2.77%) Sony
6 24 (2.77%) Yahoo!
7 8 (0.92%) Twitter
8 5 (0.58%) Intel
9 4 (0.46%) Autodesk
9 4 (0.46%) Endeca
9 4 (0.46%) VMware
9 4 (0.46%) Sybase
9 4 (0.46%) Adobe
9 4 (0.46%) RedPrairie
10 3 (0.35%) IBM
10 3 (0.35%) HP
11 2 (0.23%) SAP
11 2 (0.23%) ION Trading
Plymouth, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Holiday
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 to 55,000
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum, Benefits Generous Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Barnstaple, Devon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Plus Generous Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Ashdown IT
Salary: £26000 - £33000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, Swindon
House of Fraser
Salary: £30,000 - £39,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon
House of Fraser
Salary: £50,000 - £59,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wiltshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum, Benefits generous benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wiltshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago