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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 100 64 79
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +15
Permanent jobs citing OOP 157 205 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.62% 3.88% 3.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.14% 4.75% 4.15%
Number of salaries quoted 154 195 171
Average salary £36,000 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.46% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,300 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +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
4994 4317 4267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 83.34% 81.75% 78.89%
Number of salaries quoted 4153 3640 3748
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £53,900 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +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 27 March 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 27 March 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
Bristol +15 47 £40,000 +17.64% 7
Dorset -19 37 £32,500 +8.33% 7
Devon 0 34 £36,000 +20.00% 12
Somerset +7 20 £33,500 -1.47%
Gloucestershire -47 8 £35,000 +4.47% 4
Wiltshire -27 4 £34,500 +6.15% 4
OOP
England

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 249 (68.41%) OO
2 157 (43.13%) Agile Software Development
3 151 (41.48%) HTML
4 147 (40.38%) CSS
5 141 (38.74%) JavaScript
6 136 (37.36%) PHP
7 134 (36.81%) MySQL
8 127 (34.89%) C#
9 117 (32.14%) Java
10 116 (31.87%) Scrum
11 111 (30.49%) Software Engineering
12 104 (28.57%) .NET
12 104 (28.57%) MVC
13 94 (25.82%) jQuery
14 93 (25.55%) C++
14 93 (25.55%) Linux
15 87 (23.90%) OOD
16 86 (23.63%) TDD
17 85 (23.35%) Degree
18 80 (21.98%) SQL
19 74 (20.33%) SQL Server
20 70 (19.23%) Web Services
21 62 (17.03%) Spring
22 58 (15.93%) Web Development
22 58 (15.93%) Windows
23 57 (15.66%) XML
23 57 (15.66%) Apache
23 57 (15.66%) E-Commerce
23 57 (15.66%) Symfony
24 56 (15.38%) CakePHP

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 57 (15.66%) Apache
2 52 (14.29%) CMS
3 44 (12.09%) Drupal
3 44 (12.09%) WordPress
4 35 (9.62%) Joomla!
5 15 (4.12%) nginx
6 11 (3.02%) Umbraco
7 7 (1.92%) ExpressionEngine
8 6 (1.65%) Tomcat
9 4 (1.10%) JBoss
9 4 (1.10%) Node.js
10 2 (0.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (0.55%) Kentico
10 2 (0.55%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (0.55%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.55%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (0.55%) IIS
11 1 (0.27%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.27%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 27 (7.42%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.82%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.55%) MS Office
3 2 (0.55%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 46 (12.64%) Magento
2 2 (0.55%) TIBCO iProcess
3 1 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (2.20%) SaaS
3 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.27%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.12%) Internet
2 7 (1.92%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.10%) DLNA
4 2 (0.55%) DNS
4 2 (0.55%) SMS
5 1 (0.27%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.27%) HTTP
5 1 (0.27%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.27%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 134 (36.81%) MySQL
2 74 (20.33%) SQL Server
3 29 (7.97%) PostgreSQL
3 29 (7.97%) Relational Database
4 23 (6.32%) MongoDB
5 17 (4.67%) RDBMS
6 14 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
7 13 (3.57%) Big Data
8 12 (3.30%) Hadoop
9 6 (1.65%) SQLite
10 5 (1.37%) QlikView
10 5 (1.37%) Oracle Database
11 3 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (0.82%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (0.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (0.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 1 (0.27%) Redis
Development Applications
1 53 (14.56%) Git (software)
2 17 (4.67%) Selenium
3 15 (4.12%) Cucumber
4 14 (3.85%) Jenkins
5 13 (3.57%) JUnit
5 13 (3.57%) Visual Studio
6 12 (3.30%) NUnit
6 12 (3.30%) CruiseControl
6 12 (3.30%) PHPUnit
6 12 (3.30%) Rhino Mocks
6 12 (3.30%) Moq
6 12 (3.30%) TeamCity
6 12 (3.30%) SpecFlow
7 11 (3.02%) Trac
7 11 (3.02%) Subversion
7 11 (3.02%) FitNesse
7 11 (3.02%) Bugzilla
7 11 (3.02%) PEAR
8 10 (2.75%) Team Foundation Server
8 10 (2.75%) Eclipse
General
1 26 (7.14%) Marketing
2 19 (5.22%) Multimedia
3 17 (4.67%) Games
4 16 (4.40%) Back Office
5 14 (3.85%) Retail
6 12 (3.30%) Finance
7 6 (1.65%) Legal
8 4 (1.10%) Advertising
8 4 (1.10%) Banking
9 3 (0.82%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.55%) Law
10 2 (0.55%) Electronics
10 2 (0.55%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.55%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.27%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.27%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 265 (72.80%) Developer
2 91 (25.00%) PHP Developer
3 62 (17.03%) Software Engineer
4 55 (15.11%) Web Developer
5 53 (14.56%) Senior Developer
6 38 (10.44%) Software Developer
7 35 (9.62%) C# Developer
8 29 (7.97%) PHP Web Developer
9 28 (7.69%) .NET Developer
10 22 (6.04%) C++ Software Engineer
10 22 (6.04%) C# .NET Developer
11 20 (5.49%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 20 (5.49%) Senior PHP Developer
12 19 (5.22%) Graduate
13 18 (4.95%) Lead Developer
13 18 (4.95%) Front-End Developer
13 18 (4.95%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 17 (4.67%) ASP.NET Developer
15 16 (4.40%) Team Leader
16 14 (3.85%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 151 (41.48%) HTML
2 147 (40.38%) CSS
3 104 (28.57%) .NET
4 94 (25.82%) jQuery
5 70 (19.23%) Web Services
6 62 (17.03%) Spring
7 57 (15.66%) Symfony
7 57 (15.66%) XML
8 56 (15.38%) ASP.NET
8 56 (15.38%) CakePHP
9 46 (12.64%) LAMP
10 37 (10.16%) SOAP
11 36 (9.89%) .NET Framework
12 34 (9.34%) RESTful
12 34 (9.34%) REST
12 34 (9.34%) AngularJS
13 33 (9.07%) WCF
14 29 (7.97%) CSS3
15 27 (7.42%) Apache CXF
15 27 (7.42%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 39 (10.71%) Mathematics
2 36 (9.89%) Computer Science
3 27 (7.42%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (5.77%) User Experience
5 16 (4.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 16 (4.40%) Derivative
6 10 (2.75%) Mobile Payment
7 9 (2.47%) Social Network
8 7 (1.92%) iPhone
8 7 (1.92%) iPad
9 5 (1.37%) Open Source
9 5 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.37%) Copywriting
10 4 (1.10%) MPEG
10 4 (1.10%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.82%) N-Tier
11 3 (0.82%) Physics
12 2 (0.55%) RIA
12 2 (0.55%) Photography
12 2 (0.55%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 93 (25.55%) Linux
2 58 (15.93%) Windows
3 27 (7.42%) Android
4 26 (7.14%) UNIX
5 14 (3.85%) Apple iOS
6 10 (2.75%) Windows Phone
6 10 (2.75%) Windows Phone 7
7 7 (1.92%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.55%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 249 (68.41%) OO
2 157 (43.13%) Agile Software Development
3 116 (31.87%) Scrum
4 111 (30.49%) Software Engineering
5 104 (28.57%) MVC
6 87 (23.90%) OOD
7 86 (23.63%) TDD
8 58 (15.93%) Web Development
9 57 (15.66%) E-Commerce
10 41 (11.26%) Pair Programming
11 28 (7.69%) OOA/OOD
12 25 (6.87%) Mentoring
13 24 (6.59%) Unit Testing
13 24 (6.59%) BDD
14 23 (6.32%) SOA
15 22 (6.04%) Android Development
15 22 (6.04%) OO PHP
16 20 (5.49%) Multithreading
17 18 (4.95%) Continuous Improvement
18 17 (4.67%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 141 (38.74%) JavaScript
2 136 (37.36%) PHP
3 127 (34.89%) C#
4 117 (32.14%) Java
5 93 (25.55%) C++
6 80 (21.98%) SQL
7 47 (12.91%) PHP5
8 30 (8.24%) Ruby
9 23 (6.32%) C
10 18 (4.95%) Python
11 15 (4.12%) Bash Shell
12 12 (3.30%) Perl
12 12 (3.30%) VB.NET
13 10 (2.75%) Objective-C
14 5 (1.37%) T-SQL
15 3 (0.82%) ActionScript
16 2 (0.55%) VC++
16 2 (0.55%) VB
16 2 (0.55%) Shell Script
16 2 (0.55%) AWK
Qualifications
1 85 (23.35%) Degree
2 6 (1.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (1.65%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.37%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.82%) MCPD
5 1 (0.27%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.27%) MCSE
5 1 (0.27%) MCSA
5 1 (0.27%) PhD
5 1 (0.27%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.10%) QA
2 3 (0.82%) WAI
3 2 (0.55%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (0.82%) Firmware
2 2 (0.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.55%) cPanel
Vendors
1 54 (14.84%) Zend
2 34 (9.34%) Microsoft
3 26 (7.14%) hybris
4 16 (4.40%) Oracle
5 12 (3.30%) Facebook
6 8 (2.20%) Google
7 5 (1.37%) Sybase
8 4 (1.10%) IBM
9 3 (0.82%) Twitter
10 2 (0.55%) Business Objects
10 2 (0.55%) Adobe
10 2 (0.55%) Sage
10 2 (0.55%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.55%) TIBCO
10 2 (0.55%) Remedy
10 2 (0.55%) Sitecore
11 1 (0.27%) HP
11 1 (0.27%) Borland
11 1 (0.27%) Xamarin
Barnstaple, Devon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
Barnstaple, Devon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus Scheme
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum plus bens, bonus etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £23,000 to £33,000 per annum plus bens, bonus etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Devon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Poole
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Poole
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 25 days holiday, pension, bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
Plymouth
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + bens
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + pension, healthcare, medical
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago