The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 32 53 34
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -19
Permanent jobs citing OOP 55 37 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 7.14% 4.01% 6.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.65% 4.68% 7.95%
Number of salaries quoted 55 37 59
Average salary £36,500 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.66% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +1.35%
OOP
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
636 790 755
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 82.60% 85.68% 84.74%
Number of salaries quoted 586 640 648
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OOP across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

OOP
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OOP across the Southampton region.

OOP Salary Trend in Southampton

OOP
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OOP across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

OOP Salary Histogram in Southampton

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 74 (87.06%) PHP
2 73 (85.88%) HTML
3 72 (84.71%) CSS
4 66 (77.65%) JavaScript
5 61 (71.76%) Linux
6 57 (67.06%) MVC
7 52 (61.18%) Git (software)
8 49 (57.65%) Zend
8 49 (57.65%) LAMP
8 49 (57.65%) OO
9 47 (55.29%) Subversion
10 43 (50.59%) TDD
11 42 (49.41%) Laravel
12 41 (48.24%) Apache
13 39 (45.88%) Agile Software Development
14 38 (44.71%) jQuery
15 35 (41.18%) Unit Testing
15 35 (41.18%) HTML5
16 31 (36.47%) Symfony
16 31 (36.47%) MySQL
17 26 (30.59%) PHPUnit
17 26 (30.59%) CSS3
18 24 (28.24%) Continuous Integration
19 23 (27.06%) Ajax
19 23 (27.06%) Maven
19 23 (27.06%) Jenkins
19 23 (27.06%) Change Control
19 23 (27.06%) Sass
20 21 (24.71%) AngularJS
20 21 (24.71%) PHP 5

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 41 (48.24%) Apache
2 14 (16.47%) Node.js
3 8 (9.41%) Drupal
3 8 (9.41%) WordPress
4 7 (8.24%) Joomla!
5 1 (1.18%) CMS
5 1 (1.18%) IIS
5 1 (1.18%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 17 (20.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.71%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (36.47%) MySQL
2 16 (18.82%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (8.24%) SQL Server
4 3 (3.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (3.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (3.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.35%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.18%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 52 (61.18%) Git (software)
2 47 (55.29%) Subversion
3 26 (30.59%) PHPUnit
4 23 (27.06%) Jenkins
4 23 (27.06%) Maven
5 3 (3.53%) Selenium
General
1 7 (8.24%) Marketing
2 3 (3.53%) Finance
3 2 (2.35%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 74 (87.06%) Developer
2 61 (71.76%) PHP Developer
3 20 (23.53%) Senior Developer
4 19 (22.35%) Senior PHP Developer
5 18 (21.18%) LAMP Developer
6 12 (14.12%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 8 (9.41%) JavaScript Developer
7 8 (9.41%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 8 (9.41%) Senior LAMP Developer
8 6 (7.06%) Agile Developer
8 6 (7.06%) Lead Developer
8 6 (7.06%) Lead PHP Developer
9 5 (5.88%) QA Engineer
9 5 (5.88%) Technical Leader
10 4 (4.71%) C++ Developer
10 4 (4.71%) C++ Software Developer
10 4 (4.71%) Software Developer
10 4 (4.71%) Technical Developer
11 3 (3.53%) Architect
11 3 (3.53%) OO PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (85.88%) HTML
2 72 (84.71%) CSS
3 49 (57.65%) LAMP
4 42 (49.41%) Laravel
5 38 (44.71%) jQuery
6 35 (41.18%) HTML5
7 31 (36.47%) Symfony
8 26 (30.59%) CSS3
9 23 (27.06%) Ajax
9 23 (27.06%) Sass
10 21 (24.71%) AngularJS
11 18 (21.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 14 (16.47%) XHTML
13 12 (14.12%) Behat
14 7 (8.24%) CakePHP
15 6 (7.06%) LEMP Stack
16 5 (5.88%) Zend Framework
17 4 (4.71%) .NET
18 3 (3.53%) Web Services
19 2 (2.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.29%) Computer Science
2 8 (9.41%) BBC
3 2 (2.35%) Clustering
4 1 (1.18%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.18%) iPad
4 1 (1.18%) Life Science
4 1 (1.18%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.18%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.18%) Physics
4 1 (1.18%) Replication
4 1 (1.18%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 61 (71.76%) Linux
2 11 (12.94%) Debian
3 5 (5.88%) Windows
4 2 (2.35%) Unix
5 1 (1.18%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (67.06%) MVC
2 49 (57.65%) OO
3 43 (50.59%) TDD
4 39 (45.88%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (41.18%) Unit Testing
6 24 (28.24%) Continuous Integration
7 23 (27.06%) Change Control
8 21 (24.71%) Software Engineering
9 17 (20.00%) E-Commerce
9 17 (20.00%) OO PHP
10 15 (17.65%) Web Development
11 7 (8.24%) Front End Development
12 6 (7.06%) Digital Marketing
12 6 (7.06%) Multithreading
13 5 (5.88%) Dependency Injection
14 4 (4.71%) BDD
14 4 (4.71%) OOD
14 4 (4.71%) Scrum
15 3 (3.53%) Progressive Enhancement
16 2 (2.35%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 74 (87.06%) PHP
2 66 (77.65%) JavaScript
3 21 (24.71%) PHP 5
4 17 (20.00%) SQL
5 11 (12.94%) PHP 7
6 8 (9.41%) C#
7 4 (4.71%) C++
7 4 (4.71%) Java
8 1 (1.18%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.18%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (7.06%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.59%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.53%) Hyper-V
1 3 (3.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.35%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 49 (57.65%) Zend
2 12 (14.12%) Twitter
3 8 (9.41%) Sony
4 3 (3.53%) VMware
5 2 (2.35%) Microsoft
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