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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 91 67 117
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +50
Permanent jobs citing OOP 183 191 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.97% 3.78% 1.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.66% 4.63% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 152 176 107
Average salary £35,000 £32,750 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.87% -2.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £40,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £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
5002 4128 4376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 81.17% 81.74% 75.62%
Number of salaries quoted 4073 3553 3852
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,250 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 16 September 2014.

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 16 September 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 +14 74 £32,500 -7.14% 7
Bristol -9 51 £45,000 +50.00% 9
Wiltshire -13 26 £38,986 +29.95% 2
Somerset -17 18 £34,500 -1.42% 2
Devon -26 11 £34,500 +6.15% 5
Gloucestershire -23 3 £39,000 +4.69%
OOP
England

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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.

1 223 (60.93%) OO
2 189 (51.64%) Agile Software Development
3 165 (45.08%) Scrum
4 137 (37.43%) CSS
5 136 (37.16%) HTML
6 131 (35.79%) C#
7 125 (34.15%) Java
8 118 (32.24%) JavaScript
9 115 (31.42%) PHP
10 104 (28.42%) MVC
11 100 (27.32%) C++
11 100 (27.32%) Software Engineering
12 87 (23.77%) XML
13 86 (23.50%) TDD
14 84 (22.95%) MySQL
15 83 (22.68%) .NET
16 70 (19.13%) Linux
17 59 (16.12%) SQL Server
17 59 (16.12%) Degree
17 59 (16.12%) Relational Database
18 58 (15.85%) PHP5
19 57 (15.57%) SQL
19 57 (15.57%) RDBMS
20 56 (15.30%) OOD
20 56 (15.30%) Git (software)
21 54 (14.75%) Multithreading
22 51 (13.93%) jQuery
23 50 (13.66%) Derivative
23 50 (13.66%) Data Modelling
23 50 (13.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 22 (6.01%) Drupal
2 20 (5.46%) Apache
3 16 (4.37%) CMS
4 15 (4.10%) WordPress
5 10 (2.73%) IIS
6 7 (1.91%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (1.09%) nginx
8 2 (0.55%) Node.js
8 2 (0.55%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.55%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.27%) Umbraco
Applications
1 15 (4.10%) MS Excel
2 13 (3.55%) MS Office
3 3 (0.82%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 10 (2.73%) Magento
2 1 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.27%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.55%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.37%) SaaS
3 3 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (5.19%) Internet
2 3 (0.82%) NFC
2 3 (0.82%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (22.95%) MySQL
2 59 (16.12%) SQL Server
2 59 (16.12%) Relational Database
3 57 (15.57%) RDBMS
4 16 (4.37%) MongoDB
5 11 (3.01%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (2.73%) Big Data
6 10 (2.73%) Hadoop
7 7 (1.91%) NoSQL
8 5 (1.37%) SQLite
9 4 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (1.09%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (0.82%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (0.55%) Apache Hive
11 2 (0.55%) CouchDB
12 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.27%) Hazelcast
12 1 (0.27%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 56 (15.30%) Git (software)
2 37 (10.11%) Subversion
3 13 (3.55%) PHPUnit
4 12 (3.28%) Cucumber
4 12 (3.28%) NUnit
5 10 (2.73%) SpecFlow
5 10 (2.73%) Rhino Mocks
5 10 (2.73%) Moq
5 10 (2.73%) TeamCity
5 10 (2.73%) CruiseControl
6 9 (2.46%) QuickTest Pro
7 8 (2.19%) Trac
7 8 (2.19%) Bugzilla
7 8 (2.19%) PEAR
8 7 (1.91%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (1.37%) Selenium
10 4 (1.09%) Eclipse
10 4 (1.09%) JUnit
10 4 (1.09%) Xcode
10 4 (1.09%) NetBeans
General
1 50 (13.66%) Back Office
2 12 (3.28%) Marketing
3 10 (2.73%) Telecoms
4 9 (2.46%) Games
5 8 (2.19%) Aerospace
5 8 (2.19%) Law
5 8 (2.19%) Advertising
6 6 (1.64%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.82%) Retail
8 1 (0.27%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.27%) Banking
8 1 (0.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 264 (72.13%) Developer
2 91 (24.86%) PHP Developer
3 74 (20.22%) Senior Developer
4 57 (15.57%) Software Engineer
5 40 (10.93%) Lead Developer
6 36 (9.84%) .NET Developer
7 35 (9.56%) C# Developer
8 32 (8.74%) C++ Software Engineer
9 31 (8.47%) Senior PHP Developer
10 28 (7.65%) C# .NET Developer
11 27 (7.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 26 (7.10%) ASP.NET Developer
13 25 (6.83%) Programmer
14 23 (6.28%) Senior Software Engineer
15 21 (5.74%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
16 20 (5.46%) Web Developer
17 19 (5.19%) Senior C# Developer
18 18 (4.92%) PHP Programmer
19 17 (4.64%) Senior .NET Developer
20 16 (4.37%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 137 (37.43%) CSS
2 136 (37.16%) HTML
3 87 (23.77%) XML
4 83 (22.68%) .NET
5 51 (13.93%) jQuery
6 50 (13.66%) XML Messaging
7 48 (13.11%) ASP.NET
8 47 (12.84%) HTML5
9 42 (11.48%) Spring
10 40 (10.93%) ASP.NET MVC
11 36 (9.84%) SOAP
11 36 (9.84%) Web Services
12 34 (9.29%) Symfony
12 34 (9.29%) RESTful
13 32 (8.74%) Ajax
14 30 (8.20%) LAMP
15 27 (7.38%) CSS3
15 27 (7.38%) REST
15 27 (7.38%) Laravel
16 20 (5.46%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 50 (13.66%) Derivative
1 50 (13.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 35 (9.56%) Mathematics
3 34 (9.29%) Computer Science
4 22 (6.01%) Open Source
5 20 (5.46%) Mobile App
6 16 (4.37%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (3.01%) User Experience
8 7 (1.91%) iPhone
8 7 (1.91%) iPad
9 6 (1.64%) Digital Media
10 5 (1.37%) Client/Server
10 5 (1.37%) N-Tier
10 5 (1.37%) Mobile Payment
11 4 (1.09%) Visualisation
12 3 (0.82%) Web 2.0
12 3 (0.82%) Blog
12 3 (0.82%) RIA
12 3 (0.82%) W3C
12 3 (0.82%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 70 (19.13%) Linux
2 43 (11.75%) Windows
3 30 (8.20%) UNIX
4 19 (5.19%) Android
5 13 (3.55%) Apple iOS
6 6 (1.64%) Windows Phone
7 5 (1.37%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 223 (60.93%) OO
2 189 (51.64%) Agile Software Development
3 165 (45.08%) Scrum
4 104 (28.42%) MVC
5 100 (27.32%) Software Engineering
6 86 (23.50%) TDD
7 56 (15.30%) OOD
8 54 (14.75%) Multithreading
9 50 (13.66%) Data Modelling
9 50 (13.66%) Continuous Improvement
10 41 (11.20%) E-Commerce
11 37 (10.11%) Pair Programming
12 33 (9.02%) Mentoring
13 31 (8.47%) Unit Testing
14 25 (6.83%) Change Management
14 25 (6.83%) Coaching
15 20 (5.46%) Web Development
16 19 (5.19%) Continuous Integration
17 18 (4.92%) Automated Testing
18 17 (4.64%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 131 (35.79%) C#
2 125 (34.15%) Java
3 118 (32.24%) JavaScript
4 115 (31.42%) PHP
5 100 (27.32%) C++
6 58 (15.85%) PHP5
7 57 (15.57%) SQL
8 20 (5.46%) C
9 13 (3.55%) VB
9 13 (3.55%) VB.NET
10 11 (3.01%) Ruby
11 10 (2.73%) MATLAB
12 9 (2.46%) Objective-C
13 8 (2.19%) VBScript
13 8 (2.19%) VBA
14 7 (1.91%) Delphi
14 7 (1.91%) Python
15 4 (1.09%) T-SQL
15 4 (1.09%) PHP4
16 3 (0.82%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 59 (16.12%) Degree
2 18 (4.92%) Security Cleared
3 10 (2.73%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.64%) QA
System Software
1 7 (1.91%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (0.82%) Plesk
Vendors
1 33 (9.02%) Zend
2 32 (8.74%) hybris
3 23 (6.28%) Microsoft
4 10 (2.73%) Google
5 8 (2.19%) HP
6 7 (1.91%) Oracle
7 4 (1.09%) Apple
7 4 (1.09%) Sage
8 3 (0.82%) Adobe
9 2 (0.55%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.27%) Alterian
10 1 (0.27%) SAP
10 1 (0.27%) JD Edwards
Devon
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Christchurch, Dorset
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £28000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Webrecruit
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Pension, Eye Care, Childcare Voucher
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Public Health England
Posted: 3 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, parking
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 7 days ago
Swindon
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + benefits
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