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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 116 82 78
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -4
Permanent jobs citing OOP 140 189 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.31% 3.26% 3.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.80% 3.99% 4.04%
Number of salaries quoted 137 175 166
Average salary £38,500 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.23% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,000 £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
5000 4740 4306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 82.35% 81.78% 78.89%
Number of salaries quoted 4085 3939 3782
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 1 May 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 1 May 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 +14 49 £40,000 - 2
Devon +2 38 £37,500 +8.69% 5
Somerset +20 24 £39,000 +14.70% 3
Dorset -31 14 £21,000 -30.00% 5
Gloucestershire -50 6 £31,250 -13.79% 4
Wiltshire -25 2 £38,750 +19.23% 5
OOP
England

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

1 218 (67.28%) OO
2 141 (43.52%) HTML
3 140 (43.21%) MySQL
4 136 (41.98%) CSS
5 134 (41.36%) Agile Software Development
6 126 (38.89%) PHP
7 124 (38.27%) JavaScript
8 115 (35.49%) Java
9 113 (34.88%) Software Engineering
10 111 (34.26%) C#
11 106 (32.72%) Scrum
12 100 (30.86%) MVC
13 95 (29.32%) SQL
13 95 (29.32%) Linux
14 83 (25.62%) OOD
14 83 (25.62%) .NET
15 79 (24.38%) jQuery
16 77 (23.77%) Degree
17 74 (22.84%) C++
18 70 (21.60%) TDD
19 66 (20.37%) Spring
20 65 (20.06%) Web Development
21 60 (18.52%) Web Services
22 57 (17.59%) Git (software)
23 56 (17.28%) Zend
24 54 (16.67%) CakePHP
25 51 (15.74%) XML
25 51 (15.74%) Apache
25 51 (15.74%) SQL Server
26 50 (15.43%) Symfony

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 51 (15.74%) Apache
2 40 (12.35%) Drupal
2 40 (12.35%) CMS
2 40 (12.35%) WordPress
3 34 (10.49%) Joomla!
4 16 (4.94%) nginx
5 10 (3.09%) Tomcat
6 6 (1.85%) Cloud Foundry
7 4 (1.23%) Node.js
8 3 (0.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 3 (0.93%) WebSphere
8 3 (0.93%) Umbraco
8 3 (0.93%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (0.62%) JBoss
9 2 (0.62%) ExpressionEngine
10 1 (0.31%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 16 (4.94%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.62%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 45 (13.89%) Magento
2 1 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.54%) SaaS
3 2 (0.62%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.31%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.09%) TCP/IP
2 7 (2.16%) DLNA
3 2 (0.62%) SMS
3 2 (0.62%) DNS
3 2 (0.62%) HTTP
3 2 (0.62%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.31%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.31%) Internet
4 1 (0.31%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 140 (43.21%) MySQL
2 51 (15.74%) SQL Server
3 28 (8.64%) PostgreSQL
4 25 (7.72%) MongoDB
5 23 (7.10%) Relational Database
6 11 (3.40%) RDBMS
7 10 (3.09%) Big Data
7 10 (3.09%) Hadoop
8 8 (2.47%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (2.16%) Oracle Database
10 5 (1.54%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (1.54%) SQLite
11 3 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (0.62%) QlikView
12 2 (0.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 1 (0.31%) Redis
13 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 57 (17.59%) Git (software)
2 18 (5.56%) Selenium
2 18 (5.56%) JUnit
3 15 (4.63%) Subversion
4 14 (4.32%) Eclipse
5 13 (4.01%) Team Foundation Server
5 13 (4.01%) Jenkins
6 12 (3.70%) FitNesse
7 10 (3.09%) Cucumber
7 10 (3.09%) PHPUnit
8 9 (2.78%) JIRA
9 8 (2.47%) Bugzilla
9 8 (2.47%) Trac
9 8 (2.47%) PEAR
10 7 (2.16%) Rhino Mocks
10 7 (2.16%) Moq
10 7 (2.16%) TeamCity
10 7 (2.16%) SpecFlow
10 7 (2.16%) CruiseControl
10 7 (2.16%) NUnit
General
1 19 (5.86%) Multimedia
2 18 (5.56%) Retail
3 14 (4.32%) Finance
4 13 (4.01%) Marketing
5 11 (3.40%) Games
6 10 (3.09%) Back Office
7 8 (2.47%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.23%) Advertising
9 3 (0.93%) Legal
10 2 (0.62%) Law
10 2 (0.62%) Electronics
10 2 (0.62%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.31%) Banking
11 1 (0.31%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 237 (73.15%) Developer
2 89 (27.47%) PHP Developer
3 68 (20.99%) Software Engineer
4 60 (18.52%) Senior Developer
5 37 (11.42%) Web Developer
6 28 (8.64%) Software Developer
7 23 (7.10%) Senior PHP Developer
7 23 (7.10%) C# Developer
7 23 (7.10%) .NET Developer
8 21 (6.48%) C++ Software Engineer
8 21 (6.48%) PHP Web Developer
9 18 (5.56%) Java Developer
9 18 (5.56%) Front-End Developer
10 17 (5.25%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 16 (4.94%) Graduate
12 15 (4.63%) Junior
12 15 (4.63%) Applications Developer
13 14 (4.32%) Junior Developer
14 12 (3.70%) Trainee Software Engineer
14 12 (3.70%) Trainee
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 141 (43.52%) HTML
2 136 (41.98%) CSS
3 83 (25.62%) .NET
4 79 (24.38%) jQuery
5 66 (20.37%) Spring
6 60 (18.52%) Web Services
7 54 (16.67%) CakePHP
8 51 (15.74%) XML
9 50 (15.43%) Symfony
10 43 (13.27%) REST
10 43 (13.27%) LAMP
11 38 (11.73%) SOAP
12 37 (11.42%) ASP.NET
12 37 (11.42%) Apache CXF
12 37 (11.42%) Apache Camel
13 34 (10.49%) JSON
14 31 (9.57%) CSS3
14 31 (9.57%) AngularJS
14 31 (9.57%) RESTful
15 28 (8.64%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 34 (10.49%) Mathematics
2 27 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 19 (5.86%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (3.40%) User Experience
5 10 (3.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 10 (3.09%) Derivative
6 8 (2.47%) Social Network
7 7 (2.16%) N-Tier
7 7 (2.16%) MPEG
8 5 (1.54%) Open Source
8 5 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.23%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.62%) W3C
10 2 (0.62%) Photography
10 2 (0.62%) Copywriting
11 1 (0.31%) iPhone
11 1 (0.31%) iPad
11 1 (0.31%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.31%) Mobile Payment
11 1 (0.31%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 95 (29.32%) Linux
2 32 (9.88%) Windows
3 23 (7.10%) UNIX
4 18 (5.56%) Android
5 5 (1.54%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.62%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.62%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.31%) Windows Phone 7
7 1 (0.31%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 218 (67.28%) OO
2 134 (41.36%) Agile Software Development
3 113 (34.88%) Software Engineering
4 106 (32.72%) Scrum
5 100 (30.86%) MVC
6 83 (25.62%) OOD
7 70 (21.60%) TDD
8 65 (20.06%) Web Development
9 37 (11.42%) E-Commerce
10 31 (9.57%) Mentoring
11 29 (8.95%) Pair Programming
12 26 (8.02%) Procedural Programming
12 26 (8.02%) OO PHP
13 23 (7.10%) SOA
14 18 (5.56%) OOA/OOD
15 17 (5.25%) Multithreading
16 16 (4.94%) Android Development
17 15 (4.63%) Responsive Web Design
17 15 (4.63%) UML
17 15 (4.63%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 126 (38.89%) PHP
2 124 (38.27%) JavaScript
3 115 (35.49%) Java
4 111 (34.26%) C#
5 95 (29.32%) SQL
6 74 (22.84%) C++
7 42 (12.96%) PHP5
8 25 (7.72%) Ruby
9 20 (6.17%) Python
9 20 (6.17%) Bash Shell
10 19 (5.86%) C
11 17 (5.25%) VB.NET
12 15 (4.63%) Perl
13 6 (1.85%) Objective-C
13 6 (1.85%) AspectJ
14 4 (1.23%) ActionScript
14 4 (1.23%) T-SQL
15 3 (0.93%) Apex Code
16 1 (0.31%) TypeScript
16 1 (0.31%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 77 (23.77%) Degree
2 6 (1.85%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.54%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (1.23%) MCPD
5 1 (0.31%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.31%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.93%) QA
1 3 (0.93%) WAI
System Software
1 5 (1.54%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.93%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.31%) cPanel
Vendors
1 56 (17.28%) Zend
2 23 (7.10%) Microsoft
3 22 (6.79%) hybris
4 18 (5.56%) Oracle
5 13 (4.01%) Facebook
6 11 (3.40%) IBM
7 5 (1.54%) Twitter
7 5 (1.54%) Google
7 5 (1.54%) Sybase
8 3 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (0.93%) Adobe
8 3 (0.93%) Business Objects
9 1 (0.31%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.31%) Borland
9 1 (0.31%) HP
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