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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 58 65 39
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -26
Permanent jobs citing OOP 24 21 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 3.17% 2.39% 6.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.91% 2.90% 7.76%
Number of salaries quoted 24 20 52
Average salary £45,000 £31,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £42,750 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
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
614 724 696
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 81.11% 82.55% 79.54%
Number of salaries quoted 498 646 646
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 2 July 2015.

OOP Salary Histogram in Southampton

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 2 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 42 (87.50%) JavaScript
1 42 (87.50%) PHP
2 40 (83.33%) HTML
2 40 (83.33%) CSS
3 39 (81.25%) Git (software)
4 36 (75.00%) Linux
5 34 (70.83%) MVC
6 33 (68.75%) OO
6 33 (68.75%) jQuery
7 30 (62.50%) Zend
8 28 (58.33%) Subversion
9 27 (56.25%) LAMP
10 25 (52.08%) Symfony
10 25 (52.08%) Laravel
11 24 (50.00%) CSS3
11 24 (50.00%) HTML5
11 24 (50.00%) Ajax
12 23 (47.92%) Apache
13 22 (45.83%) Sass
14 21 (43.75%) Unit Testing
15 20 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
15 20 (41.67%) Jenkins
15 20 (41.67%) Change Control
15 20 (41.67%) Maven
16 17 (35.42%) PHPUnit
17 13 (27.08%) PHP5
18 12 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
19 10 (20.83%) Software Engineering
19 10 (20.83%) Joomla!
19 10 (20.83%) WordPress

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 23 (47.92%) Apache
2 10 (20.83%) Joomla!
2 10 (20.83%) WordPress
3 7 (14.58%) Drupal
4 3 (6.25%) CMS
5 1 (2.08%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Photoshop
1 1 (2.08%) Fireworks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.75%) MySQL
2 4 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.08%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 39 (81.25%) Git (software)
2 28 (58.33%) Subversion
3 20 (41.67%) Maven
3 20 (41.67%) Jenkins
4 17 (35.42%) PHPUnit
5 4 (8.33%) NUnit
6 3 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (6.25%) Visual Studio
7 2 (4.17%) WebDriver
7 2 (4.17%) Selenium
7 2 (4.17%) gulp
8 1 (2.08%) Redmine
8 1 (2.08%) Grunt
8 1 (2.08%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (2.08%) Bower
8 1 (2.08%) Bugzilla
8 1 (2.08%) JIRA
General
1 2 (4.17%) Telecoms
1 2 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 41 (85.42%) Developer
2 24 (50.00%) PHP Developer
3 20 (41.67%) Senior Developer
4 13 (27.08%) Technical Leader
5 10 (20.83%) Senior PHP Developer
6 7 (14.58%) PHP Web Developer
6 7 (14.58%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 7 (14.58%) Web Developer
7 4 (8.33%) Software Developer
7 4 (8.33%) Software Engineer
7 4 (8.33%) .NET Developer
7 4 (8.33%) .NET Software Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Senior Software Engineer
9 2 (4.17%) Senior Web Developer
9 2 (4.17%) Junior Developer
9 2 (4.17%) QA Engineer
9 2 (4.17%) Tester
9 2 (4.17%) Junior
9 2 (4.17%) Software Tester
9 2 (4.17%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (83.33%) HTML
1 40 (83.33%) CSS
2 33 (68.75%) jQuery
3 27 (56.25%) LAMP
4 25 (52.08%) Symfony
4 25 (52.08%) Laravel
5 24 (50.00%) HTML5
5 24 (50.00%) CSS3
5 24 (50.00%) Ajax
6 22 (45.83%) Sass
7 8 (16.67%) AngularJS
8 7 (14.58%) CakePHP
9 6 (12.50%) XHTML
10 4 (8.33%) WinForms
10 4 (8.33%) .NET
10 4 (8.33%) ASP.NET
10 4 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 3 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 2 (4.17%) Web Services
12 2 (4.17%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.33%) Life Science
1 4 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 36 (75.00%) Linux
2 4 (8.33%) Windows
3 1 (2.08%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (70.83%) MVC
2 33 (68.75%) OO
3 21 (43.75%) Unit Testing
4 20 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
4 20 (41.67%) Change Control
5 12 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (20.83%) Software Engineering
7 8 (16.67%) TDD
8 7 (14.58%) Web Development
9 6 (12.50%) OO PHP
9 6 (12.50%) BDD
10 5 (10.42%) Mentoring
10 5 (10.42%) Software Architecture
11 3 (6.25%) Dependency Injection
12 2 (4.17%) Waterfall
12 2 (4.17%) Data Protection
12 2 (4.17%) Test Automation
12 2 (4.17%) Test Scripting
12 2 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
12 2 (4.17%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 42 (87.50%) JavaScript
1 42 (87.50%) PHP
2 13 (27.08%) PHP5
3 8 (16.67%) SQL
4 6 (12.50%) C#
5 3 (6.25%) Java
6 2 (4.17%) Python
6 2 (4.17%) Ruby
7 1 (2.08%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 30 (62.50%) Zend
2 1 (2.08%) Twitter
Southampton, Hampshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 16 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Southampton
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago