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

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 74 64 44
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -20
Permanent jobs citing OOP 14 16 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.59% 1.71% 5.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.92% 2.06% 6.22%
Number of salaries quoted 14 14 41
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 £23,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +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
730 775 675
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 82.95% 83.07% 82.32%
Number of salaries quoted 562 679 607
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £66,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 4 May 2015.

OOP Salary Histogram in Southampton

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 4 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 48 (90.57%) HTML
2 47 (88.68%) JavaScript
2 47 (88.68%) CSS
3 45 (84.91%) PHP
4 43 (81.13%) Git (software)
5 41 (77.36%) OO
6 40 (75.47%) MVC
7 39 (73.58%) Zend
8 34 (64.15%) Subversion
9 33 (62.26%) LAMP
10 31 (58.49%) Linux
11 30 (56.60%) Symfony
12 27 (50.94%) PHP5
13 26 (49.06%) jQuery
13 26 (49.06%) HTML5
14 25 (47.17%) CSS3
15 23 (43.40%) Laravel
16 21 (39.62%) SQL
17 18 (33.96%) Unit Testing
17 18 (33.96%) Continuous Integration
17 18 (33.96%) AngularJS
17 18 (33.96%) Jenkins
18 17 (32.08%) OO PHP
18 17 (32.08%) XHTML
19 16 (30.19%) Apache
19 16 (30.19%) Ajax
19 16 (30.19%) Maven
19 16 (30.19%) Change Control
19 16 (30.19%) Sass
20 13 (24.53%) PHPUnit

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 16 (30.19%) Apache
2 9 (16.98%) Joomla!
2 9 (16.98%) WordPress
2 9 (16.98%) Drupal
2 9 (16.98%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.75%) MySQL
2 6 (11.32%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.89%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.89%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.89%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.89%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.89%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 43 (81.13%) Git (software)
2 34 (64.15%) Subversion
3 18 (33.96%) Jenkins
4 16 (30.19%) Maven
5 13 (24.53%) PHPUnit
6 8 (15.09%) Grunt
6 8 (15.09%) Karma Test Runner
6 8 (15.09%) Bower
7 5 (9.43%) NUnit
8 3 (5.66%) Visual Studio
8 3 (5.66%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (3.77%) Cucumber
9 2 (3.77%) RSpec
General
1 1 (1.89%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 49 (92.45%) Developer
2 29 (54.72%) PHP Developer
3 19 (35.85%) Senior Developer
4 12 (22.64%) Technical Leader
5 10 (18.87%) Web Developer
5 10 (18.87%) PHP Web Developer
6 8 (15.09%) Software Developer
7 7 (13.21%) Senior PHP Developer
8 6 (11.32%) Software Engineer
9 5 (9.43%) .NET Developer
9 5 (9.43%) .NET Software Developer
10 4 (7.55%) Senior Software Engineer
11 3 (5.66%) Junior Developer
11 3 (5.66%) Junior
12 2 (3.77%) Junior Software Developer
12 2 (3.77%) Junior .NET Developer
13 1 (1.89%) Graduate Developer
13 1 (1.89%) Senior Web Developer
13 1 (1.89%) Junior Programmer
13 1 (1.89%) Senior PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (90.57%) HTML
2 47 (88.68%) CSS
3 33 (62.26%) LAMP
4 30 (56.60%) Symfony
5 26 (49.06%) jQuery
5 26 (49.06%) HTML5
6 25 (47.17%) CSS3
7 23 (43.40%) Laravel
8 18 (33.96%) AngularJS
9 17 (32.08%) XHTML
10 16 (30.19%) Ajax
10 16 (30.19%) Sass
11 9 (16.98%) CakePHP
11 9 (16.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 8 (15.09%) Apache Camel
12 8 (15.09%) Doctrine
13 6 (11.32%) .NET
14 5 (9.43%) ASP.NET
14 5 (9.43%) WinForms
14 5 (9.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.43%) Life Science
1 5 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 31 (58.49%) Linux
2 6 (11.32%) Windows
3 2 (3.77%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (77.36%) OO
2 40 (75.47%) MVC
3 18 (33.96%) Unit Testing
3 18 (33.96%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (32.08%) OO PHP
5 16 (30.19%) Change Control
6 11 (20.75%) Software Engineering
7 9 (16.98%) Web Development
8 5 (9.43%) Software Architecture
8 5 (9.43%) BDD
9 4 (7.55%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (5.66%) Scrum
10 3 (5.66%) Mentoring
11 2 (3.77%) Pair Programming
11 2 (3.77%) Automated Testing
12 1 (1.89%) TDD
12 1 (1.89%) Data Management
12 1 (1.89%) Requirements Management
12 1 (1.89%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 47 (88.68%) JavaScript
2 45 (84.91%) PHP
3 27 (50.94%) PHP5
4 21 (39.62%) SQL
5 8 (15.09%) C#
6 3 (5.66%) Ruby
6 3 (5.66%) Java
6 3 (5.66%) Python
7 2 (3.77%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.89%) C++
8 1 (1.89%) Bash Shell
Vendors
1 39 (73.58%) Zend
2 8 (15.09%) Twitter
3 2 (3.77%) Oracle
Southampton, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £32000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
SSE
Salary: £55,000 - £60,000 depending on skills and experience plus car
Posted: 20 days ago