The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 69 55 49
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -6
Permanent jobs citing OOP 3 20 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.43% 3.14% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 3.62% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 4
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -15.49%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
OOP
Wiltshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
574 552 373
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 83.07% 86.79% 79.36%
Number of salaries quoted 457 436 337
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% -8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

OOP
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

OOP Salary Trend in Swindon

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 12 (100.00%) OO
2 7 (58.33%) XML
2 7 (58.33%) MS Excel
2 7 (58.33%) HP
2 7 (58.33%) QuickTest Pro
2 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 7 (58.33%) VBScript
2 7 (58.33%) VB
2 7 (58.33%) VBA
2 7 (58.33%) MS Office
2 7 (58.33%) Computer Science
2 7 (58.33%) QA
3 4 (33.33%) CSS
3 4 (33.33%) jQuery
3 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (33.33%) C#
3 4 (33.33%) HTML
3 4 (33.33%) .NET
4 3 (25.00%) Adobe
4 3 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (8.33%) Ajax
5 1 (8.33%) WCF
5 1 (8.33%) WPF
5 1 (8.33%) PHP5
5 1 (8.33%) Open Source
5 1 (8.33%) MVC
5 1 (8.33%) CMS
5 1 (8.33%) LAMP
5 1 (8.33%) Linux

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 1 (8.33%) CMS
1 1 (8.33%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (58.33%) MS Excel
1 7 (58.33%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MySQL
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) QuickTest Pro
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (58.33%) Junior
2 7 (58.33%) Junior Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Front-End Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 1 (8.33%) PHP Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 1 (8.33%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 1 (8.33%) LAMP Developer
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) XML
2 4 (33.33%) CSS
2 4 (33.33%) jQuery
2 4 (33.33%) HTML
2 4 (33.33%) .NET
3 3 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (8.33%) Ajax
4 1 (8.33%) WCF
4 1 (8.33%) WPF
4 1 (8.33%) LAMP
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) OO
2 1 (8.33%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) SQL
1 7 (58.33%) VBScript
1 7 (58.33%) VB
1 7 (58.33%) VBA
2 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 4 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) PHP5
3 1 (8.33%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) C++
3 1 (8.33%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (58.33%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) HP
2 3 (25.00%) Adobe
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle