The table below looks at the statistics for OOP 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 OOP over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 89 94 70
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -24
Permanent jobs citing OOP 186 158 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.19% 2.59% 3.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.80% 3.12% 4.53%
Number of salaries quoted 148 118 175
Average salary £37,500 £34,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +1.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,050 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
OOP
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
4897 5059 4238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 84.01% 82.83% 80.89%
Number of salaries quoted 4128 4129 3659
Average salary £40,000 £41,650 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.96% +11.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.67%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OOP across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

OOP
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OOP across the South West region.

OOP Salary Trend in the South West

OOP
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OOP across the South West region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

OOP Salary Histogram in the South West

OOP
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 OOP within the South West region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
Dorset -2 50 £35,000 - 1
Bristol -9 41 £37,500 -16.66% 9
Somerset +28 34 £35,000 +1.44% 3
Devon +11 34 £36,000 +4.34% 6
Gloucestershire -12 13 £50,000 +61.29% 2
Wiltshire -12 12 £37,000 +21.31% 2
OOP
England

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the South West region citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 205 (61.56%) OO
2 157 (47.15%) SQL
3 142 (42.64%) Java
4 141 (42.34%) MySQL
4 141 (42.34%) Agile Software Development
5 132 (39.64%) HTML
6 123 (36.94%) CSS
7 114 (34.23%) JavaScript
7 114 (34.23%) C#
8 103 (30.93%) PHP
9 101 (30.33%) Scrum
10 94 (28.23%) Software Engineering
11 92 (27.63%) MVC
12 84 (25.23%) .NET
13 80 (24.02%) TDD
13 80 (24.02%) Linux
13 80 (24.02%) OOD
14 78 (23.42%) Git (software)
15 77 (23.12%) Spring
16 75 (22.52%) XML
17 73 (21.92%) Web Services
18 69 (20.72%) jQuery
19 67 (20.12%) C++
20 57 (17.12%) Degree
21 56 (16.82%) JSON
22 54 (16.22%) Finance
22 54 (16.22%) Mentoring
23 52 (15.62%) REST
24 51 (15.32%) Oracle
25 49 (14.71%) SQL Server

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the South West region citing OOP 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 OOP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 28 (8.41%) Apache
2 21 (6.31%) Tomcat
3 13 (3.90%) Drupal
3 13 (3.90%) Cloud Foundry
4 9 (2.70%) nginx
5 8 (2.40%) WordPress
6 7 (2.10%) CMS
7 6 (1.80%) Joomla!
8 5 (1.50%) Confluence
8 5 (1.50%) Umbraco
9 4 (1.20%) Mule
9 4 (1.20%) JBoss
9 4 (1.20%) Apache Solr
9 4 (1.20%) Mule ESB
10 3 (0.90%) Node.js
11 2 (0.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 2 (0.60%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.60%) WebSphere Application Server
11 2 (0.60%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.30%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 12 (3.60%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.50%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.30%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 27 (8.11%) Temenos T24
1 27 (8.11%) Oracle Cash Management
2 22 (6.61%) Magento
3 4 (1.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.30%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (3.00%) SaaS
3 4 (1.20%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.30%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.30%) TCP/IP
2 9 (2.70%) Internet
3 8 (2.40%) DLNA
4 4 (1.20%) Unified Communications
5 3 (0.90%) Intranet
6 2 (0.60%) HTTP
6 2 (0.60%) SSH
7 1 (0.30%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.30%) SMS
7 1 (0.30%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 141 (42.34%) MySQL
2 49 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 49 (14.71%) Relational Database
3 27 (8.11%) OLTP
4 17 (5.11%) MongoDB
5 10 (3.00%) Oracle Database
6 9 (2.70%) SQLite
7 8 (2.40%) NoSQL
8 7 (2.10%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (1.80%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (1.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 4 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (0.90%) RDBMS
11 3 (0.90%) BusinessObjects
12 2 (0.60%) Redis
13 1 (0.30%) Big Data
13 1 (0.30%) Hazelcast
13 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 1 (0.30%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 78 (23.42%) Git (software)
2 36 (10.81%) Subversion
3 30 (9.01%) JUnit
4 25 (7.51%) Eclipse
5 20 (6.01%) Selenium
6 17 (5.11%) JIRA
7 14 (4.20%) Ant
8 13 (3.90%) Maven
8 13 (3.90%) Team Foundation Server
9 11 (3.30%) Jenkins
9 11 (3.30%) FitNesse
10 10 (3.00%) Bugzilla
11 9 (2.70%) PHPUnit
12 8 (2.40%) Visual Studio
13 5 (1.50%) NetBeans
13 5 (1.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 5 (1.50%) Redmine
13 5 (1.50%) MSBuild
13 5 (1.50%) PEAR
13 5 (1.50%) Trac
General
1 54 (16.22%) Finance
2 31 (9.31%) Retail
3 30 (9.01%) Banking
4 27 (8.11%) Financial Institution
5 21 (6.31%) Manufacturing
6 14 (4.20%) Telecoms
7 13 (3.90%) Advertising
8 11 (3.30%) Marketing
9 8 (2.40%) Aerospace
10 7 (2.10%) Law
10 7 (2.10%) Multimedia
11 6 (1.80%) Games
11 6 (1.80%) Electronics
12 1 (0.30%) Legal
12 1 (0.30%) French Language
12 1 (0.30%) German Language
12 1 (0.30%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 232 (69.67%) Developer
2 83 (24.92%) PHP Developer
3 71 (21.32%) Senior Developer
4 57 (17.12%) Software Engineer
5 40 (12.01%) Java Developer
6 33 (9.91%) Software Developer
7 30 (9.01%) .NET Developer
8 27 (8.11%) Architect
9 25 (7.51%) C# Developer
10 24 (7.21%) Junior
11 23 (6.91%) Junior Developer
11 23 (6.91%) Senior PHP Developer
12 22 (6.61%) Web Developer
13 20 (6.01%) PHP MySQL Developer
14 18 (5.41%) Senior Java Developer
15 17 (5.11%) Graduate
15 17 (5.11%) C# .NET Developer
16 14 (4.20%) Programmer
16 14 (4.20%) Senior .NET Developer
17 13 (3.90%) Senior J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (39.64%) HTML
2 123 (36.94%) CSS
3 84 (25.23%) .NET
4 77 (23.12%) Spring
5 75 (22.52%) XML
6 73 (21.92%) Web Services
7 69 (20.72%) jQuery
8 56 (16.82%) JSON
9 52 (15.62%) REST
10 40 (12.01%) SOAP
11 39 (11.71%) Apache Camel
12 38 (11.41%) J2EE
12 38 (11.41%) LAMP
13 35 (10.51%) Apache CXF
14 33 (9.91%) HTML5
15 32 (9.61%) Ajax
16 30 (9.01%) Symfony
17 29 (8.71%) ASP.NET
18 28 (8.41%) Middleware
19 26 (7.81%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 27 (8.11%) Mathematics
2 19 (5.71%) Computer Science
3 14 (4.20%) User Experience
4 10 (3.00%) N-Tier
5 8 (2.40%) MPEG
5 8 (2.40%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (1.80%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (1.80%) Mobile Payment
7 5 (1.50%) Wiki
8 4 (1.20%) DTV
8 4 (1.20%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.20%) Visualisation
9 3 (0.90%) iPad
9 3 (0.90%) iPhone
10 2 (0.60%) Photography
10 2 (0.60%) Social Network
11 1 (0.30%) Clustering
11 1 (0.30%) E-Learning
11 1 (0.30%) Data Protection Act
11 1 (0.30%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 80 (24.02%) Linux
2 23 (6.91%) Windows
3 17 (5.11%) Android
4 10 (3.00%) UNIX
5 6 (1.80%) Ubuntu
5 6 (1.80%) Windows Phone 7
5 6 (1.80%) Apple iOS
5 6 (1.80%) Windows Phone
6 2 (0.60%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.30%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 205 (61.56%) OO
2 141 (42.34%) Agile Software Development
3 101 (30.33%) Scrum
4 94 (28.23%) Software Engineering
5 92 (27.63%) MVC
6 80 (24.02%) OOD
6 80 (24.02%) TDD
7 54 (16.22%) Mentoring
8 49 (14.71%) Web Development
9 37 (11.11%) E-Commerce
10 33 (9.91%) Configuration Management
11 32 (9.61%) Test Automation
12 30 (9.01%) Data Management
13 29 (8.71%) Coaching
13 29 (8.71%) Procedural Programming
14 27 (8.11%) Line Management
14 27 (8.11%) Non-Functional Testing
14 27 (8.11%) Cash Management
14 27 (8.11%) Unit Testing
14 27 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 157 (47.15%) SQL
2 142 (42.64%) Java
3 114 (34.23%) JavaScript
3 114 (34.23%) C#
4 103 (30.93%) PHP
5 67 (20.12%) C++
6 31 (9.31%) PHP5
7 26 (7.81%) C
8 24 (7.21%) Python
9 18 (5.41%) VB.NET
9 18 (5.41%) Bash Shell
10 17 (5.11%) Perl
11 16 (4.80%) Ruby
12 13 (3.90%) AspectJ
13 9 (2.70%) Objective-C
14 8 (2.40%) VB
15 7 (2.10%) ActionScript
16 3 (0.90%) XAML
16 3 (0.90%) Apex Code
17 2 (0.60%) XPath
Qualifications
1 57 (17.12%) Degree
2 11 (3.30%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.50%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (1.20%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (11.41%) QA
2 3 (0.90%) WAI
System Software
1 8 (2.40%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.20%) Firmware
2 4 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.30%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (1.20%) cPanel
2 1 (0.30%) Plesk
Vendors
1 51 (15.32%) Oracle
2 49 (14.71%) IBM
3 37 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 33 (9.91%) Zend
5 28 (8.41%) Green Hat
6 16 (4.80%) hybris
7 13 (3.90%) Google
8 8 (2.40%) Facebook
8 8 (2.40%) Adobe
9 6 (1.80%) Twitter
10 5 (1.50%) Sybase
11 4 (1.20%) SAP
11 4 (1.20%) Apple
11 4 (1.20%) Cisco
11 4 (1.20%) VMware
12 3 (0.90%) Salesforce.com
13 2 (0.60%) Infobright
14 1 (0.30%) Cognos
14 1 (0.30%) HP
14 1 (0.30%) Borland
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