The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham with a requirement for OOP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 29 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 31 -
Rank change year-on-year -12 -  
Permanent jobs citing OOP 6 30 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 2.49% 6.07% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.73% 6.91% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 30 0
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +3.89%  

OOP is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Cheltenham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 220 434 350
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 91.29% 87.85% 85.16%
Number of salaries quoted 177 280 277
Median salary £45,269 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.69% +11.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £34,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

OOP
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheltenham citing OOP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for OOP in Cheltenham

OOP
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Salary trend for OOP in Cheltenham

OOP
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OOP in Cheltenham over the 3 months to 29 April 2017.

Salary histogram for OOP in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 29 April 2017, IT jobs citing OOP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheltenham region with a requirement for OOP.

1 14 (82.35%) MVC
2 13 (76.47%) OO
2 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (70.59%) Linux
3 12 (70.59%) Web Services
4 11 (64.71%) Git (software)
5 9 (52.94%) MongoDB
6 8 (47.06%) REST
6 8 (47.06%) BDD
6 8 (47.06%) SOAP
6 8 (47.06%) HTML
6 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
6 8 (47.06%) PHP
6 8 (47.06%) MySQL
6 8 (47.06%) Retail
6 8 (47.06%) Scrum
6 8 (47.06%) JIRA
6 8 (47.06%) Kanban
7 7 (41.18%) Software Engineering
7 7 (41.18%) C#
8 6 (35.29%) XML
8 6 (35.29%) JBoss
8 6 (35.29%) JUnit
8 6 (35.29%) Java
8 6 (35.29%) Apple
8 6 (35.29%) Tomcat
8 6 (35.29%) Python
8 6 (35.29%) E-Commerce
8 6 (35.29%) IntelliJ
8 6 (35.29%) TDD

OOP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (35.29%) JBoss
1 6 (35.29%) Mule
1 6 (35.29%) Mule ESB
1 6 (35.29%) Tomcat
2 3 (17.65%) Apache
Business Applications
1 4 (23.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (35.29%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (35.29%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (35.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) MongoDB
2 8 (47.06%) MySQL
3 6 (35.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 6 (35.29%) NoSQL
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (64.71%) Git (software)
2 8 (47.06%) JIRA
3 6 (35.29%) IntelliJ
3 6 (35.29%) JUnit
4 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (11.76%) Zephyr
General
1 8 (47.06%) Retail
2 4 (23.53%) Electronics
2 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 4 (23.53%) Manufacturing
2 4 (23.53%) Marketing
2 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) Developer
2 8 (47.06%) PHP Developer
3 7 (41.18%) Senior Developer
4 6 (35.29%) Java Developer
4 6 (35.29%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (17.65%) MySQL Developer
5 3 (17.65%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 3 (17.65%) PHP Web Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Web Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Manual Tester
6 2 (11.76%) Tester
7 1 (5.88%) LAMP Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Linux Developer
7 1 (5.88%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 1 (5.88%) PHP Zend Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Senior PHP Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Senior PHP Zend Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (70.59%) Web Services
2 8 (47.06%) HTML
2 8 (47.06%) REST
2 8 (47.06%) SOAP
3 6 (35.29%) Apache Camel
3 6 (35.29%) Hibernate
3 6 (35.29%) JPA
3 6 (35.29%) JSON
3 6 (35.29%) Spring
3 6 (35.29%) Spring Integration
3 6 (35.29%) Spring MVC
3 6 (35.29%) XML
4 5 (29.41%) CSS
5 4 (23.53%) HTML5
5 4 (23.53%) jQuery
6 3 (17.65%) LAMP
6 3 (17.65%) RESTful
7 2 (11.76%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 12 (70.59%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) MVC
2 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (76.47%) OO
3 8 (47.06%) BDD
3 8 (47.06%) Kanban
3 8 (47.06%) Scrum
4 7 (41.18%) Software Engineering
5 6 (35.29%) E-Commerce
5 6 (35.29%) Integration Testing
5 6 (35.29%) TDD
6 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (23.53%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (23.53%) Digital Marketing
6 4 (23.53%) Ethical Hacking
6 4 (23.53%) Information Security
6 4 (23.53%) OO PHP
6 4 (23.53%) Programme Management
6 4 (23.53%) Web Development
7 2 (11.76%) Defect Management
7 2 (11.76%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
1 8 (47.06%) PHP
2 7 (41.18%) C#
3 6 (35.29%) Java
3 6 (35.29%) Python
3 6 (35.29%) Ruby
4 4 (23.53%) Bash Shell
5 3 (17.65%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
1 2 (11.76%) ISEB
1 2 (11.76%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Apple
2 4 (23.53%) SAP
2 4 (23.53%) Zend
3 2 (11.76%) HP
3 2 (11.76%) Microsoft