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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 73 69 39
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -30
Permanent jobs citing OOP 13 18 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.65% 1.98% 6.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.98% 2.38% 7.47%
Number of salaries quoted 13 16 49
Average salary £55,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+69.23% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £43,750 £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
657 755 683
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 83.38% 83.15% 81.60%
Number of salaries quoted 501 659 612
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £66,200 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

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 22 May 2015.

OOP Salary Histogram in Southampton

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 41 (89.13%) HTML
1 41 (89.13%) CSS
2 40 (86.96%) JavaScript
3 39 (84.78%) PHP
4 37 (80.43%) Git (software)
5 35 (76.09%) OO
6 34 (73.91%) MVC
7 33 (71.74%) Zend
8 30 (65.22%) Linux
8 30 (65.22%) Subversion
9 27 (58.70%) LAMP
9 27 (58.70%) Symfony
10 26 (56.52%) jQuery
11 23 (50.00%) HTML5
11 23 (50.00%) CSS3
11 23 (50.00%) Laravel
12 19 (41.30%) PHP5
12 19 (41.30%) Continuous Integration
12 19 (41.30%) Jenkins
13 18 (39.13%) Unit Testing
13 18 (39.13%) Ajax
14 17 (36.96%) Maven
14 17 (36.96%) Apache
14 17 (36.96%) Change Control
14 17 (36.96%) Sass
15 16 (34.78%) SQL
16 14 (30.43%) PHPUnit
17 13 (28.26%) AngularJS
18 11 (23.91%) XHTML
18 11 (23.91%) OO PHP

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 17 (36.96%) Apache
2 8 (17.39%) Joomla!
2 8 (17.39%) WordPress
2 8 (17.39%) Drupal
3 5 (10.87%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Photoshop
1 1 (2.17%) Fireworks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.74%) MySQL
2 5 (10.87%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.17%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 37 (80.43%) Git (software)
2 30 (65.22%) Subversion
3 19 (41.30%) Jenkins
4 17 (36.96%) Maven
5 14 (30.43%) PHPUnit
6 5 (10.87%) Bower
6 5 (10.87%) Grunt
6 5 (10.87%) Karma Test Runner
7 4 (8.70%) NUnit
8 3 (6.52%) Visual Studio
8 3 (6.52%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (4.35%) Cucumber
9 2 (4.35%) RSpec
10 1 (2.17%) Selenium
10 1 (2.17%) JIRA
10 1 (2.17%) Bugzilla
10 1 (2.17%) WebDriver
10 1 (2.17%) Redmine
General
1 1 (2.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 42 (91.30%) Developer
2 23 (50.00%) PHP Developer
3 19 (41.30%) Senior Developer
4 12 (26.09%) Technical Leader
5 8 (17.39%) PHP Web Developer
5 8 (17.39%) Web Developer
6 7 (15.22%) Software Developer
6 7 (15.22%) Senior PHP Developer
7 5 (10.87%) Software Engineer
8 4 (8.70%) .NET Software Developer
8 4 (8.70%) .NET Developer
9 3 (6.52%) Senior Software Engineer
10 2 (4.35%) PHP LAMP Developer
10 2 (4.35%) Junior
10 2 (4.35%) Junior Developer
11 1 (2.17%) Junior Software Developer
11 1 (2.17%) Junior .NET Developer
11 1 (2.17%) Graduate Developer
11 1 (2.17%) Junior Programmer
11 1 (2.17%) PHP Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (89.13%) HTML
1 41 (89.13%) CSS
2 27 (58.70%) LAMP
2 27 (58.70%) Symfony
3 26 (56.52%) jQuery
4 23 (50.00%) HTML5
4 23 (50.00%) CSS3
4 23 (50.00%) Laravel
5 18 (39.13%) Ajax
6 17 (36.96%) Sass
7 13 (28.26%) AngularJS
8 11 (23.91%) XHTML
9 8 (17.39%) CakePHP
10 5 (10.87%) .NET
10 5 (10.87%) Doctrine
10 5 (10.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (10.87%) Apache Camel
11 4 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 4 (8.70%) ASP.NET
11 4 (8.70%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (8.70%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 30 (65.22%) Linux
2 5 (10.87%) Windows
3 2 (4.35%) UNIX
4 1 (2.17%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (76.09%) OO
2 34 (73.91%) MVC
3 19 (41.30%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (39.13%) Unit Testing
5 17 (36.96%) Change Control
6 11 (23.91%) OO PHP
7 10 (21.74%) Software Engineering
8 8 (17.39%) Web Development
9 6 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (10.87%) Software Architecture
10 5 (10.87%) BDD
11 4 (8.70%) Mentoring
12 3 (6.52%) TDD
13 2 (4.35%) Pair Programming
13 2 (4.35%) Automated Testing
13 2 (4.35%) Scrum
14 1 (2.17%) Requirements Management
14 1 (2.17%) UML
14 1 (2.17%) People Management
14 1 (2.17%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 40 (86.96%) JavaScript
2 39 (84.78%) PHP
3 19 (41.30%) PHP5
4 16 (34.78%) SQL
5 8 (17.39%) C#
6 4 (8.70%) Java
7 3 (6.52%) Ruby
7 3 (6.52%) Python
8 2 (4.35%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.17%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) QA
Vendors
1 33 (71.74%) Zend
2 5 (10.87%) Twitter
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle
Southampton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago