Period
to 15 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset with a requirement for OO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OO over the 6 months to 15 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
South West > Dorset
6 months to
15 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 47 34 19
Rank change year-on-year -13 -15 +8
Permanent jobs citing OO 63 104 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 5.46% 7.82% 12.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.94% 8.93% 14.80%
Number of salaries quoted 88 92 112
Dorset median annual salary £30,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.41% +6.25% -4.76%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
South West median annual salary £42,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -6.67% +5.88% +1.19%

OO is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Dorset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,061 1,165 831
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 92.02% 87.59% 86.65%
Number of salaries quoted 904 996 729
Dorset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £56,250 £62,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

Job postings citing OO as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Dorset.

Job vacancy trend for OO in Dorset

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Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for OO in Dorset

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Salary Histogram in Dorset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OO in Dorset over the 6 months to 15 January 2019.

Salary histogram for OO in Dorset

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Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the Dorset region over the 6 months to 15 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wimborne +14 29 £30,000 -25.00% 2
Ferndown -1 25 £30,000 +30.43%
Poole -16 25 £35,000 -22.22% 5
Bournemouth -15 9 £48,000 +28.00% 2
OO
South West

For the 6 months to 15 January 2019, IT jobs citing OO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Dorset region with a requirement for OO.

1 36 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 31 (49.21%) Git (software)
3 30 (47.62%) MVC
3 30 (47.62%) PHP
3 30 (47.62%) Sass
4 29 (46.03%) LESS
4 29 (46.03%) Laravel
4 29 (46.03%) Open Source
4 29 (46.03%) OO PHP
4 29 (46.03%) Self-Motivation
4 29 (46.03%) Ajax
4 29 (46.03%) jQuery
4 29 (46.03%) WordPress
5 26 (41.27%) C++
6 25 (39.68%) Windows
7 24 (38.10%) C#
8 21 (33.33%) .NET
9 17 (26.98%) VB
10 16 (25.40%) Agile Software Development
11 15 (23.81%) VB6
11 15 (23.81%) Artificial Intelligence
11 15 (23.81%) WPF
11 15 (23.81%) Silverlight
11 15 (23.81%) Manufacturing
11 15 (23.81%) VB.NET
11 15 (23.81%) Visual Studio
11 15 (23.81%) Universal Windows Platform
11 15 (23.81%) Image Processing
12 10 (15.87%) Linux
13 8 (12.70%) Finance

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 29 (46.03%) WordPress
2 1 (1.59%) CMS
2 1 (1.59%) IIS
2 1 (1.59%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.59%) AWS Lambda
1 1 (1.59%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.59%) npm
1 1 (1.59%) NuGet
1 1 (1.59%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.59%) MongoDB
1 1 (1.59%) MySQL
1 1 (1.59%) NoSQL
1 1 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (1.59%) Redis
1 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
1 1 (1.59%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 31 (49.21%) Git (software)
2 15 (23.81%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.59%) Bower
3 1 (1.59%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.59%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (1.59%) Selenium
3 1 (1.59%) SpecFlow
General
1 15 (23.81%) Manufacturing
2 8 (12.70%) Finance
3 1 (1.59%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 53 (84.13%) Developer
2 34 (53.97%) Junior
3 31 (49.21%) Junior Developer
4 30 (47.62%) PHP Developer
5 29 (46.03%) Junior PHP Developer
6 17 (26.98%) Software Developer
7 6 (9.52%) .NET Developer
7 6 (9.52%) C++ Software Engineer
7 6 (9.52%) Software Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) QA Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) Software QA Engineer
9 3 (4.76%) Graduate
9 3 (4.76%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
9 3 (4.76%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 3 (4.76%) Junior C++ Software Engineer
9 3 (4.76%) Junior Software Engineer
10 2 (3.17%) Junior Software Developer
11 1 (1.59%) C++/C# Developer
11 1 (1.59%) JavaScript Developer
11 1 (1.59%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (47.62%) Sass
2 29 (46.03%) Ajax
2 29 (46.03%) jQuery
2 29 (46.03%) Laravel
2 29 (46.03%) LESS
3 21 (33.33%) .NET
4 15 (23.81%) Silverlight
4 15 (23.81%) Universal Windows Platform
4 15 (23.81%) WPF
5 6 (9.52%) AngularJS
5 6 (9.52%) ASP.NET
5 6 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (9.52%) React
6 3 (4.76%) HTML
7 2 (3.17%) CSS
8 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (1.59%) HTML5
8 1 (1.59%) Node.js
8 1 (1.59%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 29 (46.03%) Self-Motivation
2 6 (9.52%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 25 (39.68%) Windows
2 10 (15.87%) Linux
3 6 (9.52%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (47.62%) MVC
2 29 (46.03%) OO PHP
2 29 (46.03%) Open Source
3 16 (25.40%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (23.81%) Artificial Intelligence
4 15 (23.81%) Image Processing
5 7 (11.11%) OOD
5 7 (11.11%) OOP
5 7 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 6 (9.52%) Computer Science
6 6 (9.52%) Information Security
7 4 (6.35%) Fault Analysis
7 4 (6.35%) Software Testing
7 4 (6.35%) Test Automation
8 2 (3.17%) Problem-Solving
9 1 (1.59%) DevOps
9 1 (1.59%) Front End Development
9 1 (1.59%) Microservices
9 1 (1.59%) Prototyping
9 1 (1.59%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 36 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 30 (47.62%) PHP
3 26 (41.27%) C++
4 24 (38.10%) C#
5 17 (26.98%) VB
6 15 (23.81%) VB.NET
6 15 (23.81%) VB6
7 5 (7.94%) Perl
7 5 (7.94%) Python
8 4 (6.35%) Bash Shell
9 2 (3.17%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.59%) Apple Swift
10 1 (1.59%) C
10 1 (1.59%) ES6
10 1 (1.59%) Java
10 1 (1.59%) Kotlin
10 1 (1.59%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.59%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (9.52%) Degree
2 3 (4.76%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.52%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (1.59%) Sitecore