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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 14 13 7
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Permanent jobs citing OO 4 3 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 7.14% 6.52% 15.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.51% 7.69% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 11
Average salary £45,000 - £50,000
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
47 39 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 83.93% 84.78% 76.92%
Number of salaries quoted 34 24 60
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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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

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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 27 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Photoshop
2 3 (60.00%) Fireworks
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) JSP
2 3 (60.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) XSLT
2 3 (60.00%) CMS
2 3 (60.00%) XPath
2 3 (60.00%) JSTL
2 3 (60.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) SaaS
3 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (40.00%) Mobile Development
3 2 (40.00%) OOD
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) Classic ASP
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) AngularJS

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Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 3 (60.00%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Photoshop
1 3 (60.00%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Web Developer
3 3 (60.00%) Senior Developer
3 3 (60.00%) Senior Web Developer
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
5 1 (20.00%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
1 3 (60.00%) CSS
1 3 (60.00%) JSP
1 3 (60.00%) XML
1 3 (60.00%) XSLT
1 3 (60.00%) JSTL
1 3 (60.00%) jQuery
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) Classic ASP
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Mobile Development
2 2 (40.00%) OOD
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (60.00%) XPath
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft