The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OO over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 15 11 11
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Permanent jobs citing OO 1 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 2.33% 16.67% 6.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.63% 18.67% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 4
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
OO
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
38 75 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 88.37% 89.29% 69.84%
Number of salaries quoted 25 48 37
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

OO
Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

OO
Salary Trend in Sussex

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

OO Salary Trend in Sussex

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Sussex region citing OO 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 OO.

1 4 (80.00%) MVC
1 4 (80.00%) TDD
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
1 4 (80.00%) jQuery
2 3 (60.00%) NUnit
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (60.00%) BDD
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (60.00%) Back Office
3 2 (40.00%) Retail
3 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (40.00%) PHPUnit
3 2 (40.00%) Rhino Mocks
3 2 (40.00%) Moq
3 2 (40.00%) NCrunch
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) RavenDB
3 2 (40.00%) Refactoring
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (40.00%) ERP
3 2 (40.00%) OOD
3 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence

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Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Sussex region citing OO 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 OO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) IIS
1 2 (40.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) RavenDB
3 1 (20.00%) MySQL
3 1 (20.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) NUnit
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (40.00%) PHPUnit
2 2 (40.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 2 (40.00%) Moq
2 2 (40.00%) JIRA
2 2 (40.00%) ReSharper
2 2 (40.00%) WATIR
2 2 (40.00%) TeamCity
2 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (40.00%) NCrunch
3 1 (20.00%) Robolectric
3 1 (20.00%) Behat
3 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (20.00%) EasyMock
3 1 (20.00%) Mockito
General
1 3 (60.00%) Back Office
2 2 (40.00%) Retail
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
1 4 (80.00%) jQuery
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) MSMQ
3 2 (40.00%) NHibernate
3 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (40.00%) Spring.NET
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (40.00%) StructureMap
3 2 (40.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 2 (40.00%) REST
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (40.00%) Dapper ORM
4 1 (20.00%) RoboSpice
4 1 (20.00%) Ajax
4 1 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (20.00%) User Experience
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) iPhone
2 1 (20.00%) Augmented Reality
2 1 (20.00%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) TDD
1 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 3 (60.00%) BDD
2 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) ERP
3 2 (40.00%) OOD
3 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (40.00%) Pair Programming
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (40.00%) Migration
3 2 (40.00%) Refactoring
4 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (20.00%) Android Development
4 1 (20.00%) OO PHP
4 1 (20.00%) DevOps
4 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) PHP
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (40.00%) Ruby
4 1 (20.00%) Python
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) Endeca
1 2 (40.00%) RedPrairie
2 1 (20.00%) Dell