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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 97 69 120
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +51
Permanent jobs citing OOP 161 183 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.64% 3.61% 1.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.30% 4.49% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 129 166 102
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -1.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
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
4882 4078 4226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 80.12% 80.55% 74.77%
Number of salaries quoted 3948 3484 3735
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 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +10 73 £32,500 -7.14% 7
Bristol -18 37 £45,000 +50.00% 11
Wiltshire -16 25 £36,000 +20.00% 3
Somerset -23 18 £34,500 -1.42% 2
Devon -21 7 £34,500 +6.15% 1
Gloucestershire -26 1 £39,000 +8.33% 2
OOP
England

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 206 (59.20%) OO
2 155 (44.54%) Scrum
3 135 (38.79%) CSS
4 133 (38.22%) HTML
5 121 (34.77%) Java
5 121 (34.77%) Agile Software Development
6 117 (33.62%) PHP
7 115 (33.05%) C#
8 114 (32.76%) JavaScript
9 97 (27.87%) MVC
10 94 (27.01%) Software Engineering
11 93 (26.72%) XML
12 88 (25.29%) MySQL
13 83 (23.85%) C++
14 73 (20.98%) .NET
15 72 (20.69%) TDD
16 65 (18.68%) Linux
17 64 (18.39%) SQL
18 61 (17.53%) PHP5
19 60 (17.24%) Relational Database
20 59 (16.95%) RDBMS
21 55 (15.80%) Git (software)
22 54 (15.52%) Multithreading
23 53 (15.23%) SQL Server
24 50 (14.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
24 50 (14.37%) Data Modelling
24 50 (14.37%) XML Messaging
24 50 (14.37%) Back Office
24 50 (14.37%) Derivative
24 50 (14.37%) Continuous Improvement

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 24 (6.90%) Drupal
2 21 (6.03%) Apache
3 15 (4.31%) CMS
4 14 (4.02%) WordPress
5 10 (2.87%) IIS
6 7 (2.01%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (1.44%) nginx
8 2 (0.57%) Node.js
9 1 (0.29%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.29%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 17 (4.89%) MS Excel
1 17 (4.89%) MS Office
2 3 (0.86%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 8 (2.30%) Magento
2 1 (0.29%) Shopify
2 1 (0.29%) Zen Cart
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.44%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (5.17%) Internet
2 3 (0.86%) NFC
2 3 (0.86%) Intranet
3 1 (0.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (25.29%) MySQL
2 60 (17.24%) Relational Database
3 59 (16.95%) RDBMS
4 53 (15.23%) SQL Server
5 17 (4.89%) MongoDB
6 7 (2.01%) NoSQL
7 5 (1.44%) SQLite
7 5 (1.44%) Hadoop
7 5 (1.44%) Big Data
8 4 (1.15%) Oracle Database
8 4 (1.15%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.57%) Apache Hive
9 2 (0.57%) CouchDB
10 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.29%) DB2
10 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.29%) Hazelcast
10 1 (0.29%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 55 (15.80%) Git (software)
2 36 (10.34%) Subversion
3 13 (3.74%) QuickTest Pro
3 13 (3.74%) PHPUnit
4 8 (2.30%) Trac
4 8 (2.30%) Bugzilla
4 8 (2.30%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (2.30%) PEAR
4 8 (2.30%) Selenium
5 7 (2.01%) JUnit
6 5 (1.44%) FitNesse
7 4 (1.15%) Cucumber
7 4 (1.15%) Rhino Mocks
7 4 (1.15%) Moq
7 4 (1.15%) SpecFlow
7 4 (1.15%) Eclipse
7 4 (1.15%) Visual Studio
7 4 (1.15%) Xcode
7 4 (1.15%) TeamCity
7 4 (1.15%) CruiseControl
General
1 50 (14.37%) Back Office
2 14 (4.02%) Marketing
3 10 (2.87%) Telecoms
4 8 (2.30%) Aerospace
4 8 (2.30%) Law
5 6 (1.72%) Manufacturing
5 6 (1.72%) Advertising
5 6 (1.72%) Games
5 6 (1.72%) Retail
6 2 (0.57%) Finance
7 1 (0.29%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 257 (73.85%) Developer
2 93 (26.72%) PHP Developer
3 70 (20.11%) Senior Developer
4 55 (15.80%) Software Engineer
5 41 (11.78%) Lead Developer
6 34 (9.77%) .NET Developer
7 33 (9.48%) C# Developer
8 31 (8.91%) Senior PHP Developer
9 28 (8.05%) Programmer
9 28 (8.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 28 (8.05%) C# .NET Developer
10 27 (7.76%) C++ Software Engineer
10 27 (7.76%) ASP.NET Developer
11 21 (6.03%) PHP Programmer
11 21 (6.03%) Senior Software Engineer
12 19 (5.46%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
13 18 (5.17%) Senior C# Developer
14 16 (4.60%) Senior .NET Developer
14 16 (4.60%) Web Developer
15 15 (4.31%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 135 (38.79%) CSS
2 133 (38.22%) HTML
3 93 (26.72%) XML
4 73 (20.98%) .NET
5 50 (14.37%) XML Messaging
6 49 (14.08%) jQuery
7 45 (12.93%) ASP.NET
7 45 (12.93%) HTML5
8 37 (10.63%) Spring
8 37 (10.63%) ASP.NET MVC
9 35 (10.06%) Symfony
10 32 (9.20%) Ajax
11 29 (8.33%) LAMP
12 28 (8.05%) Web Services
12 28 (8.05%) RESTful
13 27 (7.76%) SOAP
14 26 (7.47%) Laravel
15 25 (7.18%) CSS3
16 21 (6.03%) REST
17 20 (5.75%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 50 (14.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 50 (14.37%) Derivative
2 33 (9.48%) Mathematics
2 33 (9.48%) Computer Science
3 22 (6.32%) Open Source
4 18 (5.17%) Mobile App
5 6 (1.72%) Digital Media
6 5 (1.44%) Web 2.0
6 5 (1.44%) iPhone
6 5 (1.44%) W3C
6 5 (1.44%) iPad
7 4 (1.15%) Mobile Payment
7 4 (1.15%) N-Tier
8 3 (0.86%) Blog
8 3 (0.86%) RIA
8 3 (0.86%) Social Media
9 2 (0.57%) Inversion of Control
9 2 (0.57%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.57%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.57%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 65 (18.68%) Linux
2 37 (10.63%) Windows
3 25 (7.18%) UNIX
4 16 (4.60%) Android
5 11 (3.16%) Apple iOS
6 5 (1.44%) Windows Phone
7 4 (1.15%) Windows Phone 7
8 1 (0.29%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 206 (59.20%) OO
2 155 (44.54%) Scrum
3 121 (34.77%) Agile Software Development
4 97 (27.87%) MVC
5 94 (27.01%) Software Engineering
6 72 (20.69%) TDD
7 54 (15.52%) Multithreading
8 50 (14.37%) Data Modelling
8 50 (14.37%) Continuous Improvement
9 49 (14.08%) OOD
10 30 (8.62%) Pair Programming
10 30 (8.62%) E-Commerce
11 26 (7.47%) Unit Testing
12 25 (7.18%) Change Management
13 19 (5.46%) Web Development
14 17 (4.89%) Continuous Integration
15 15 (4.31%) Automated Testing
16 10 (2.87%) OOA/OOD
17 9 (2.59%) BDD
18 8 (2.30%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 121 (34.77%) Java
2 117 (33.62%) PHP
3 115 (33.05%) C#
4 114 (32.76%) JavaScript
5 83 (23.85%) C++
6 64 (18.39%) SQL
7 61 (17.53%) PHP5
8 17 (4.89%) VB
9 13 (3.74%) C
10 12 (3.45%) VBScript
10 12 (3.45%) VBA
11 10 (2.87%) MATLAB
12 9 (2.59%) VB.NET
13 7 (2.01%) Objective-C
13 7 (2.01%) Delphi
14 6 (1.72%) T-SQL
14 6 (1.72%) Python
15 5 (1.44%) Ruby
16 4 (1.15%) PHP4
17 3 (0.86%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 48 (13.79%) Degree
2 13 (3.74%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.44%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.57%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (6.03%) QA
System Software
1 7 (2.01%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (0.86%) Plesk
Vendors
1 32 (9.20%) Zend
1 32 (9.20%) hybris
2 20 (5.75%) Microsoft
3 10 (2.87%) Oracle
3 10 (2.87%) HP
3 10 (2.87%) Google
4 4 (1.15%) Sage
5 3 (0.86%) Adobe
5 3 (0.86%) Apple
6 1 (0.29%) Alterian
6 1 (0.29%) Intershop
6 1 (0.29%) Sitecore
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £40000 per annum - benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Wiltshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + pension
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £22000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wimborne, Dorset
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Dorset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bridgwater, Somerset
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Barnstaple, Devon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Usay Compare
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago