The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Weymouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OO 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 (OO)
Rank 9 2 7
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Permanent jobs citing OO 1 16 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Weymouth 4.00% 34.78% 21.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.17% 40.00% 23.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1 16 11
Average salary £25,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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Dorset

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Weymouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
24 40 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Weymouth 96.00% 86.96% 88.46%
Number of salaries quoted 15 38 43
Average salary £31,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.42% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Weymouth

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Weymouth

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Salary Trend in Weymouth

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

OO Salary Trend in Weymouth

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Top 10 Related IT Skills in Weymouth

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Weymouth 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 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared

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Top Related IT Skills in Weymouth by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Weymouth 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared