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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 54 74 36
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -38
Permanent jobs citing OOP 28 15 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 3.92% 1.74% 6.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.82% 2.09% 8.43%
Number of salaries quoted 28 15 58
Average salary £41,250 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £44,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
581 719 700
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 81.37% 83.41% 77.01%
Number of salaries quoted 492 633 657
Average salary £42,500 £40,325 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.39% +7.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 2015.

OOP Salary Histogram in Southampton

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 39 (90.70%) PHP
2 37 (86.05%) JavaScript
3 35 (81.40%) Git (software)
4 34 (79.07%) CSS
4 34 (79.07%) HTML
5 33 (76.74%) Linux
6 31 (72.09%) jQuery
7 30 (69.77%) MVC
8 29 (67.44%) OO
9 26 (60.47%) LAMP
9 26 (60.47%) Subversion
10 25 (58.14%) Ajax
10 25 (58.14%) Zend
11 24 (55.81%) Apache
12 23 (53.49%) CSS3
12 23 (53.49%) HTML5
13 22 (51.16%) Laravel
13 22 (51.16%) Sass
14 21 (48.84%) Symfony
15 20 (46.51%) Maven
15 20 (46.51%) Jenkins
15 20 (46.51%) Change Control
15 20 (46.51%) Continuous Integration
16 19 (44.19%) Unit Testing
17 17 (39.53%) PHPUnit
18 16 (37.21%) Agile Software Development
19 11 (25.58%) TDD
20 8 (18.60%) Joomla!
20 8 (18.60%) Software Engineering
20 8 (18.60%) PHP5

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 24 (55.81%) Apache
2 8 (18.60%) Joomla!
2 8 (18.60%) WordPress
3 4 (9.30%) Drupal
3 4 (9.30%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Photoshop
1 1 (2.33%) Fireworks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.95%) MySQL
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.65%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.33%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 35 (81.40%) Git (software)
2 26 (60.47%) Subversion
3 20 (46.51%) Maven
3 20 (46.51%) Jenkins
4 17 (39.53%) PHPUnit
5 3 (6.98%) WebDriver
5 3 (6.98%) Selenium
6 2 (4.65%) NUnit
6 2 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (4.65%) Visual Studio
6 2 (4.65%) gulp
7 1 (2.33%) Redmine
7 1 (2.33%) Bugzilla
7 1 (2.33%) JIRA
General
1 3 (6.98%) Finance
2 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (81.40%) Developer
2 23 (53.49%) PHP Developer
3 17 (39.53%) Senior Developer
4 11 (25.58%) Technical Leader
5 10 (23.26%) Senior PHP Developer
6 8 (18.60%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 4 (9.30%) PHP Web Developer
7 4 (9.30%) Web Developer
7 4 (9.30%) Software Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) Senior Software Engineer
9 2 (4.65%) Senior Web Developer
9 2 (4.65%) QA Engineer
9 2 (4.65%) Software Tester
9 2 (4.65%) .NET Developer
9 2 (4.65%) Software Developer
9 2 (4.65%) Tester
9 2 (4.65%) Front-End Developer
9 2 (4.65%) Senior PHP Web Developer
9 2 (4.65%) .NET Software Developer
10 1 (2.33%) Junior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (79.07%) HTML
1 34 (79.07%) CSS
2 31 (72.09%) jQuery
3 26 (60.47%) LAMP
4 25 (58.14%) Ajax
5 23 (53.49%) HTML5
5 23 (53.49%) CSS3
6 22 (51.16%) Laravel
6 22 (51.16%) Sass
7 21 (48.84%) Symfony
8 4 (9.30%) XHTML
8 4 (9.30%) CakePHP
8 4 (9.30%) AngularJS
9 3 (6.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (6.98%) Zend Framework
10 2 (4.65%) WinForms
10 2 (4.65%) Web Services
10 2 (4.65%) .NET
10 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET
10 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.65%) Life Science
1 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 33 (76.74%) Linux
2 2 (4.65%) Windows
3 1 (2.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (69.77%) MVC
2 29 (67.44%) OO
3 20 (46.51%) Continuous Integration
3 20 (46.51%) Change Control
4 19 (44.19%) Unit Testing
5 16 (37.21%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (25.58%) TDD
7 8 (18.60%) Software Engineering
8 7 (16.28%) BDD
9 6 (13.95%) Mentoring
10 4 (9.30%) OO PHP
10 4 (9.30%) Dependency Injection
10 4 (9.30%) Web Development
11 3 (6.98%) User Acceptance Testing
11 3 (6.98%) Software Architecture
11 3 (6.98%) Test Scripting
11 3 (6.98%) Data Protection
11 3 (6.98%) Test Automation
11 3 (6.98%) People Management
12 2 (4.65%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (90.70%) PHP
2 37 (86.05%) JavaScript
3 8 (18.60%) PHP5
4 6 (13.95%) SQL
5 5 (11.63%) C#
6 4 (9.30%) Java
7 3 (6.98%) Python
7 3 (6.98%) Ruby
8 1 (2.33%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.63%) QA
Vendors
1 25 (58.14%) Zend
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