Period
to 22 October 2018

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 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
South West > Dorset
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 21 24
Rank change year-on-year -38 +3 -4
Permanent jobs citing OO 61 107 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 4.58% 11.38% 9.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.05% 12.57% 10.96%
Number of salaries quoted 70 96 93
Dorset median annual salary £35,000 £38,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% -9.41% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -6.98% +7.50%

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 1,208 851 949
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 90.69% 90.53% 89.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1,059 731 835
Dorset median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +2.04%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,100
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
South West median annual salary £44,515 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.74% +6.25% -

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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 22 October 2018.

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 22 October 2018. 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
Poole -12 43 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Wimborne +4 10 £30,000 -29.41% 2
Ferndown -8 10 £30,000 +30.43%
Bournemouth -43 4 £35,750 -4.67% 4
OO
South West

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, 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 42 (68.85%) C++
2 34 (55.74%) OOP
3 32 (52.46%) C#
4 31 (50.82%) Windows
5 30 (49.18%) .NET
5 30 (49.18%) Software Engineering
6 24 (39.34%) WPF
7 22 (36.07%) JavaScript
8 18 (29.51%) Visual Studio
9 16 (26.23%) MVC
10 15 (24.59%) Linux
10 15 (24.59%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (21.31%) Problem-Solving
12 12 (19.67%) WCF
12 12 (19.67%) Web Development
12 12 (19.67%) SQL
13 11 (18.03%) C
13 11 (18.03%) PHP
13 11 (18.03%) Ajax
13 11 (18.03%) MVVM
13 11 (18.03%) Git (software)
13 11 (18.03%) Open Source
13 11 (18.03%) WordPress
13 11 (18.03%) Laravel
13 11 (18.03%) Embedded Systems
13 11 (18.03%) SOLID
14 10 (16.39%) OO PHP
14 10 (16.39%) Sass
14 10 (16.39%) LESS
14 10 (16.39%) jQuery

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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 11 (18.03%) WordPress
2 2 (3.28%) CMS
3 1 (1.64%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Magento
1 1 (1.64%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) G Suite
1 1 (1.64%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.64%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (29.51%) Visual Studio
2 11 (18.03%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.64%) Subversion
General
1 6 (9.84%) Manufacturing
2 4 (6.56%) Finance
3 2 (3.28%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (49.18%) Software Engineer
2 25 (40.98%) Developer
3 18 (29.51%) C++ Software Engineer
4 15 (24.59%) Junior
5 12 (19.67%) Junior Developer
6 11 (18.03%) C# Software Engineer
6 11 (18.03%) PHP Developer
6 11 (18.03%) Software Developer
7 10 (16.39%) Junior PHP Developer
8 9 (14.75%) Senior Software Engineer
9 7 (11.48%) .NET Developer
10 6 (9.84%) QA Engineer
10 6 (9.84%) Software QA Engineer
11 3 (4.92%) .NET Software Developer
11 3 (4.92%) C# .NET Developer
11 3 (4.92%) C# Software Developer
11 3 (4.92%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
11 3 (4.92%) Graduate Software Engineer
11 3 (4.92%) Junior C++ Software Engineer
11 3 (4.92%) Junior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (49.18%) .NET
2 24 (39.34%) WPF
3 12 (19.67%) WCF
4 11 (18.03%) Ajax
4 11 (18.03%) Laravel
5 10 (16.39%) jQuery
5 10 (16.39%) LESS
5 10 (16.39%) Sass
6 6 (9.84%) Silverlight
6 6 (9.84%) Universal Windows Platform
7 5 (8.20%) AngularJS
7 5 (8.20%) ASP.NET
8 3 (4.92%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (4.92%) CSS
8 3 (4.92%) HTML
9 2 (3.28%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (3.28%) React
9 2 (3.28%) XML
10 1 (1.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 1 (1.64%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.03%) Embedded Systems
2 10 (16.39%) Self-Motivation
3 7 (11.48%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.28%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.64%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 31 (50.82%) Windows
2 15 (24.59%) Linux
3 7 (11.48%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (55.74%) OOP
2 30 (49.18%) Software Engineering
3 16 (26.23%) MVC
4 15 (24.59%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (21.31%) Problem-Solving
6 12 (19.67%) Web Development
7 11 (18.03%) MVVM
7 11 (18.03%) Open Source
7 11 (18.03%) SOLID
8 10 (16.39%) OO PHP
9 6 (9.84%) Artificial Intelligence
9 6 (9.84%) Fault Analysis
9 6 (9.84%) Image Processing
9 6 (9.84%) Software Testing
9 6 (9.84%) Test Automation
10 3 (4.92%) Data Management
10 3 (4.92%) OOD
10 3 (4.92%) Use Case
11 2 (3.28%) E-Commerce
11 2 (3.28%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 42 (68.85%) C++
2 32 (52.46%) C#
3 22 (36.07%) JavaScript
4 12 (19.67%) SQL
5 11 (18.03%) C
5 11 (18.03%) PHP
6 8 (13.11%) VB
7 6 (9.84%) Bash Shell
7 6 (9.84%) Perl
7 6 (9.84%) Python
7 6 (9.84%) VB.NET
7 6 (9.84%) VB6
Qualifications
1 7 (11.48%) Degree
2 4 (6.56%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.84%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (1.64%) Google
1 1 (1.64%) Salesforce.com