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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 82 39 105
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +66
Permanent jobs citing OOP 189 337 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.13% 6.26% 2.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.75% 7.66% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 169 321 146
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £40,000 £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
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
5041 4401 4420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 83.45% 81.74% 78.72%
Number of salaries quoted 4244 3715 3901
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% +3.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +8 70 £34,000 +13.33% 6
Bristol -27 57 £40,000 +14.28% 7
Devon -10 27 £36,000 +2.85% 6
Somerset -10 16 £34,500 -1.42% 4
Wiltshire -52 11 £40,000 +33.33%
Gloucestershire -56 6 £38,750 +15.67% 8
OOP
England

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 284 (70.12%) OO
2 185 (45.68%) Agile Software Development
3 161 (39.75%) HTML
4 156 (38.52%) CSS
5 153 (37.78%) JavaScript
6 147 (36.30%) Scrum
7 144 (35.56%) C#
8 133 (32.84%) PHP
9 123 (30.37%) C++
10 119 (29.38%) .NET
10 119 (29.38%) Software Engineering
11 116 (28.64%) Java
12 115 (28.40%) MVC
13 114 (28.15%) MySQL
14 107 (26.42%) TDD
15 95 (23.46%) Linux
16 93 (22.96%) OOD
16 93 (22.96%) SQL Server
17 92 (22.72%) jQuery
18 88 (21.73%) Degree
19 80 (19.75%) Windows
20 74 (18.27%) E-Commerce
21 73 (18.02%) Web Services
22 69 (17.04%) XML
23 68 (16.79%) SQL
24 67 (16.54%) ASP.NET
25 64 (15.80%) Spring
26 61 (15.06%) Zend
27 56 (13.83%) CMS
28 55 (13.58%) Symfony

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 56 (13.83%) CMS
2 52 (12.84%) Apache
3 46 (11.36%) WordPress
4 43 (10.62%) Drupal
5 35 (8.64%) Joomla!
6 12 (2.96%) Umbraco
7 11 (2.72%) nginx
8 7 (1.73%) ExpressionEngine
9 5 (1.23%) Tomcat
10 4 (0.99%) JBoss
10 4 (0.99%) Node.js
10 4 (0.99%) Sitecore CMS
11 3 (0.74%) IIS
12 2 (0.49%) WebSphere Application Server
12 2 (0.49%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 2 (0.49%) Kentico
13 1 (0.25%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 29 (7.16%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.49%) MS Office
2 2 (0.49%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 48 (11.85%) Magento
2 2 (0.49%) TIBCO iProcess
3 1 (0.25%) Shopify
3 1 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 25 (6.17%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (2.96%) SaaS
3 2 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (5.68%) Internet
2 3 (0.74%) DLNA
2 3 (0.74%) NFC
2 3 (0.74%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.49%) DNS
3 2 (0.49%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (28.15%) MySQL
2 93 (22.96%) SQL Server
3 34 (8.40%) Relational Database
4 26 (6.42%) RDBMS
4 26 (6.42%) SQL Server 2008
5 24 (5.93%) PostgreSQL
6 22 (5.43%) MongoDB
6 22 (5.43%) Big Data
7 21 (5.19%) Hadoop
8 8 (1.98%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (1.73%) SQLite
10 5 (1.23%) QlikView
11 3 (0.74%) Apache Cassandra
12 2 (0.49%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (0.49%) Oracle Database
13 1 (0.25%) CouchDB
13 1 (0.25%) NoSQL
13 1 (0.25%) Apache Hive
13 1 (0.25%) Hazelcast
13 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 46 (11.36%) Git (software)
2 26 (6.42%) Cucumber
3 25 (6.17%) NUnit
4 23 (5.68%) SpecFlow
4 23 (5.68%) Rhino Mocks
4 23 (5.68%) Moq
4 23 (5.68%) TeamCity
4 23 (5.68%) CruiseControl
5 15 (3.70%) Subversion
6 14 (3.46%) Visual Studio
7 12 (2.96%) Selenium
8 10 (2.47%) Eclipse
8 10 (2.47%) Jenkins
9 9 (2.22%) FitNesse
10 8 (1.98%) Bugzilla
10 8 (1.98%) JUnit
10 8 (1.98%) PHPUnit
10 8 (1.98%) PEAR
10 8 (1.98%) Team Foundation Server
10 8 (1.98%) Trac
General
1 32 (7.90%) Marketing
2 27 (6.67%) Games
3 26 (6.42%) Back Office
4 15 (3.70%) Multimedia
5 8 (1.98%) Advertising
5 8 (1.98%) Retail
6 7 (1.73%) Finance
7 5 (1.23%) Legal
8 4 (0.99%) Banking
9 3 (0.74%) Law
9 3 (0.74%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.49%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.49%) Automotive
10 2 (0.49%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.49%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 286 (70.62%) Developer
2 88 (21.73%) PHP Developer
3 66 (16.30%) Software Engineer
4 61 (15.06%) Web Developer
5 55 (13.58%) Senior Developer
6 43 (10.62%) C# Developer
7 38 (9.38%) C++ Software Engineer
8 36 (8.89%) .NET Developer
9 35 (8.64%) Software Developer
10 28 (6.91%) PHP Web Developer
11 26 (6.42%) C# .NET Developer
12 23 (5.68%) Lead Developer
12 23 (5.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 21 (5.19%) ASP.NET Developer
13 21 (5.19%) Team Leader
14 17 (4.20%) PHP MySQL Developer
15 16 (3.95%) Front-End Developer
15 16 (3.95%) Senior Software Engineer
15 16 (3.95%) Senior PHP Developer
15 16 (3.95%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 161 (39.75%) HTML
2 156 (38.52%) CSS
3 119 (29.38%) .NET
4 92 (22.72%) jQuery
5 73 (18.02%) Web Services
6 69 (17.04%) XML
7 67 (16.54%) ASP.NET
8 64 (15.80%) Spring
9 55 (13.58%) Symfony
10 52 (12.84%) SOAP
11 48 (11.85%) CakePHP
11 48 (11.85%) .NET Framework
12 45 (11.11%) WCF
12 45 (11.11%) LAMP
13 38 (9.38%) RESTful
14 36 (8.89%) ASP.NET MVC
15 35 (8.64%) REST
15 35 (8.64%) AngularJS
16 29 (7.16%) Laravel
17 28 (6.91%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 43 (10.62%) Mathematics
2 39 (9.63%) Computer Science
3 26 (6.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 26 (6.42%) Derivative
4 23 (5.68%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (4.20%) User Experience
6 14 (3.46%) iPhone
6 14 (3.46%) iPad
7 13 (3.21%) Mobile Payment
7 13 (3.21%) Mobile App
8 9 (2.22%) Social Network
9 6 (1.48%) Open Source
10 5 (1.23%) Visualisation
10 5 (1.23%) Copywriting
10 5 (1.23%) Client/Server
11 4 (0.99%) N-Tier
11 4 (0.99%) NHS
11 4 (0.99%) Physics
12 3 (0.74%) Algorithms
12 3 (0.74%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 95 (23.46%) Linux
2 80 (19.75%) Windows
3 37 (9.14%) UNIX
4 32 (7.90%) Android
5 24 (5.93%) Apple iOS
6 14 (3.46%) Windows Phone
7 13 (3.21%) Windows Phone 7
8 7 (1.73%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 284 (70.12%) OO
2 185 (45.68%) Agile Software Development
3 147 (36.30%) Scrum
4 119 (29.38%) Software Engineering
5 115 (28.40%) MVC
6 107 (26.42%) TDD
7 93 (22.96%) OOD
8 74 (18.27%) E-Commerce
9 53 (13.09%) Web Development
10 51 (12.59%) Pair Programming
11 41 (10.12%) OOA/OOD
12 38 (9.38%) BDD
13 36 (8.89%) Unit Testing
14 32 (7.90%) Multithreading
15 28 (6.91%) Continuous Improvement
15 28 (6.91%) Mentoring
16 26 (6.42%) Data Modelling
16 26 (6.42%) Automated Testing
16 26 (6.42%) Kanban
17 24 (5.93%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 153 (37.78%) JavaScript
2 144 (35.56%) C#
3 133 (32.84%) PHP
4 123 (30.37%) C++
5 116 (28.64%) Java
6 68 (16.79%) SQL
7 49 (12.10%) PHP5
8 37 (9.14%) Ruby
9 30 (7.41%) C
10 19 (4.69%) Objective-C
11 14 (3.46%) Python
12 13 (3.21%) VB.NET
13 11 (2.72%) Perl
14 9 (2.22%) Bash Shell
15 8 (1.98%) T-SQL
16 3 (0.74%) Lisp
16 3 (0.74%) ActionScript
17 2 (0.49%) VB
17 2 (0.49%) VC++
17 2 (0.49%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 88 (21.73%) Degree
2 12 (2.96%) Security Cleared
3 9 (2.22%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.25%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.25%) ISEB
5 1 (0.25%) PhD
5 1 (0.25%) MCSE
5 1 (0.25%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.49%) SLA
1 2 (0.49%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.49%) cPanel
Vendors
1 61 (15.06%) Zend
2 34 (8.40%) Microsoft
3 32 (7.90%) hybris
4 12 (2.96%) Facebook
5 11 (2.72%) Google
6 7 (1.73%) Oracle
7 4 (0.99%) Apple
7 4 (0.99%) Adobe
7 4 (0.99%) IBM
7 4 (0.99%) Sitecore
8 3 (0.74%) Twitter
9 2 (0.49%) Business Objects
9 2 (0.49%) Sage
9 2 (0.49%) TIBCO
9 2 (0.49%) Remedy
10 1 (0.25%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.25%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.25%) HP
10 1 (0.25%) Sybase
10 1 (0.25%) SAP
Bath, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Canal & River Trust
Salary: Circa £30,000
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £35,600 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Barnstaple, Devon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Three People
Salary: £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Premier IT
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 40,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £23,000 to £28,000 per annum plus bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Barnstaple, Devon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago