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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 85 70 112
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +42
Permanent jobs citing OOP 188 189 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.10% 3.70% 2.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.81% 4.53% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 163 177 114
Average salary £36,000 £32,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.76% -1.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £40,000 £46,600
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
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
4936 4175 4313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 81.41% 81.62% 75.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4050 3580 3780
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +11 70 £32,500 -7.14% 8
Bristol -3 58 £45,000 +42.85% 1
Wiltshire -11 24 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Somerset -6 20 £34,500 -8.00% 3
Devon -21 13 £34,500 +6.15% 4
Gloucestershire -33 3 £39,000 +4.00% 2
OOP
England

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (63.17%) OO
2 183 (51.84%) Agile Software Development
3 162 (45.89%) Scrum
4 127 (35.98%) C#
5 124 (35.13%) CSS
6 122 (34.56%) HTML
7 115 (32.58%) Java
8 108 (30.59%) JavaScript
8 108 (30.59%) PHP
9 106 (30.03%) C++
10 100 (28.33%) Software Engineering
11 97 (27.48%) MVC
12 96 (27.20%) TDD
13 83 (23.51%) .NET
14 77 (21.81%) MySQL
15 70 (19.83%) XML
16 69 (19.55%) Linux
17 66 (18.70%) OOD
18 57 (16.15%) Git (software)
19 56 (15.86%) SQL Server
20 55 (15.58%) Degree
21 53 (15.01%) PHP5
21 53 (15.01%) SQL
22 52 (14.73%) Windows
23 50 (14.16%) Relational Database
24 49 (13.88%) RDBMS
24 49 (13.88%) E-Commerce
25 48 (13.60%) Multithreading
26 46 (13.03%) HTML5
27 45 (12.75%) jQuery

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 20 (5.67%) Drupal
2 18 (5.10%) Apache
3 15 (4.25%) CMS
3 15 (4.25%) WordPress
4 10 (2.83%) IIS
5 7 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (1.13%) nginx
7 2 (0.57%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.57%) Umbraco
7 2 (0.57%) Joomla!
7 2 (0.57%) Node.js
8 1 (0.28%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 14 (3.97%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.40%) MS Office
3 3 (0.85%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 11 (3.12%) Magento
2 1 (0.28%) Shopify
2 1 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 17 (4.82%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (1.70%) SaaS
3 3 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 24 (6.80%) Internet
2 3 (0.85%) Intranet
2 3 (0.85%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (21.81%) MySQL
2 56 (15.86%) SQL Server
3 50 (14.16%) Relational Database
4 49 (13.88%) RDBMS
5 15 (4.25%) SQL Server 2008
6 14 (3.97%) MongoDB
7 12 (3.40%) Hadoop
7 12 (3.40%) Big Data
8 7 (1.98%) NoSQL
9 6 (1.70%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (1.42%) SQLite
11 2 (0.57%) CouchDB
11 2 (0.57%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (0.57%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.57%) Apache Hive
12 1 (0.28%) RavenDB
12 1 (0.28%) Hazelcast
12 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 57 (16.15%) Git (software)
2 36 (10.20%) Subversion
3 16 (4.53%) NUnit
3 16 (4.53%) Cucumber
4 14 (3.97%) TeamCity
4 14 (3.97%) CruiseControl
4 14 (3.97%) Rhino Mocks
4 14 (3.97%) Moq
4 14 (3.97%) SpecFlow
5 10 (2.83%) PHPUnit
6 8 (2.27%) QuickTest Pro
7 7 (1.98%) Selenium
8 5 (1.42%) Trac
8 5 (1.42%) Bugzilla
8 5 (1.42%) PEAR
8 5 (1.42%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (1.13%) FitNesse
9 4 (1.13%) Eclipse
9 4 (1.13%) NetBeans
9 4 (1.13%) Xcode
General
1 44 (12.46%) Back Office
2 13 (3.68%) Games
3 11 (3.12%) Marketing
4 10 (2.83%) Telecoms
5 8 (2.27%) Aerospace
5 8 (2.27%) Law
5 8 (2.27%) Advertising
6 6 (1.70%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.85%) Retail
8 1 (0.28%) Finance
8 1 (0.28%) Automotive
8 1 (0.28%) Banking
Job Titles
1 242 (68.56%) Developer
2 85 (24.08%) PHP Developer
3 72 (20.40%) Senior Developer
4 60 (17.00%) Software Engineer
5 34 (9.63%) C++ Software Engineer
5 34 (9.63%) Lead Developer
6 32 (9.07%) C# Developer
7 31 (8.78%) Senior PHP Developer
8 30 (8.50%) .NET Developer
9 23 (6.52%) Senior Software Engineer
9 23 (6.52%) C# .NET Developer
10 22 (6.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 21 (5.95%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
11 21 (5.95%) Programmer
11 21 (5.95%) Web Developer
11 21 (5.95%) ASP.NET Developer
12 17 (4.82%) Senior C# Developer
13 15 (4.25%) Senior .NET Developer
14 14 (3.97%) PHP Programmer
14 14 (3.97%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (35.13%) CSS
2 122 (34.56%) HTML
3 83 (23.51%) .NET
4 70 (19.83%) XML
5 46 (13.03%) HTML5
6 45 (12.75%) jQuery
7 44 (12.46%) Spring
7 44 (12.46%) XML Messaging
8 43 (12.18%) ASP.NET
9 42 (11.90%) Web Services
10 40 (11.33%) SOAP
11 38 (10.76%) RESTful
12 37 (10.48%) ASP.NET MVC
13 31 (8.78%) Symfony
14 29 (8.22%) REST
15 28 (7.93%) Laravel
15 28 (7.93%) LAMP
16 27 (7.65%) Ajax
16 27 (7.65%) CSS3
17 21 (5.95%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 44 (12.46%) Derivative
1 44 (12.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 35 (9.92%) Mathematics
3 32 (9.07%) Computer Science
4 20 (5.67%) Open Source
5 19 (5.38%) Mobile App
6 15 (4.25%) User Experience
7 13 (3.68%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (2.83%) iPhone
8 10 (2.83%) iPad
9 9 (2.55%) Mobile Payment
10 6 (1.70%) Visualisation
10 6 (1.70%) Digital Media
11 5 (1.42%) Client/Server
12 4 (1.13%) N-Tier
12 4 (1.13%) NHS
12 4 (1.13%) Data Structures
13 3 (0.85%) Blog
13 3 (0.85%) Social Media
14 2 (0.57%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 69 (19.55%) Linux
2 52 (14.73%) Windows
3 33 (9.35%) UNIX
4 22 (6.23%) Android
5 16 (4.53%) Apple iOS
6 10 (2.83%) Windows Phone
7 9 (2.55%) Windows Phone 7
8 1 (0.28%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 223 (63.17%) OO
2 183 (51.84%) Agile Software Development
3 162 (45.89%) Scrum
4 100 (28.33%) Software Engineering
5 97 (27.48%) MVC
6 96 (27.20%) TDD
7 66 (18.70%) OOD
8 49 (13.88%) E-Commerce
9 48 (13.60%) Multithreading
10 44 (12.46%) Data Modelling
10 44 (12.46%) Continuous Improvement
11 40 (11.33%) Pair Programming
12 35 (9.92%) Unit Testing
13 29 (8.22%) Mentoring
14 25 (7.08%) BDD
14 25 (7.08%) OOA/OOD
15 22 (6.23%) Coaching
15 22 (6.23%) Change Management
15 22 (6.23%) Continuous Integration
16 21 (5.95%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 127 (35.98%) C#
2 115 (32.58%) Java
3 108 (30.59%) JavaScript
3 108 (30.59%) PHP
4 106 (30.03%) C++
5 53 (15.01%) PHP5
5 53 (15.01%) SQL
6 25 (7.08%) C
7 17 (4.82%) Ruby
8 12 (3.40%) Objective-C
8 12 (3.40%) VB
9 11 (3.12%) VB.NET
10 10 (2.83%) MATLAB
11 9 (2.55%) Python
12 7 (1.98%) VBA
12 7 (1.98%) VBScript
12 7 (1.98%) Delphi
13 4 (1.13%) PHP4
14 3 (0.85%) T-SQL
14 3 (0.85%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 55 (15.58%) Degree
2 19 (5.38%) Security Cleared
3 11 (3.12%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.25%) QA
System Software
1 7 (1.98%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.28%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (0.85%) Plesk
Vendors
1 33 (9.35%) Zend
2 32 (9.07%) hybris
3 24 (6.80%) Microsoft
4 9 (2.55%) Google
5 7 (1.98%) HP
6 4 (1.13%) Apple
6 4 (1.13%) Sage
6 4 (1.13%) Oracle
7 3 (0.85%) Adobe
8 2 (0.57%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.28%) SAP
9 1 (0.28%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.28%) Alterian
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + training + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Dorchester
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £13000 - £16000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bath, Somerset
GO Partnership Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Poole
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £28,000 to £33,000 per annum + Pension, Private Healthcare, 25 da
Posted: Yesterday
Dorset
Intelligent Thinking Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Public Health England
Posted: 4 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
Poole, Dorset
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 13 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, parking
Posted: 19 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Devon
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago