Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
South West > Dorset
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 23 19
Rank change year-on-year -4 -4 +3
Permanent jobs citing OO 104 108 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 9.19% 10.14% 11.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.69% 11.83% 13.42%
Number of salaries quoted 91 98 118
Dorset median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +1.27% +9.72%
10th Percentile £23,000 £23,750 £27,125
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -

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 973 913 1274
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 85.95% 85.73% 86.61%
Number of salaries quoted 851 804 967
Dorset median annual salary £37,500 £37,750 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.66% +3.42% -2.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £62,500 £51,250
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

OO
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 21 November 2017.

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 21 November 2017. 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 +5 50 £40,000 -8.57% 5
Bournemouth -15 26 £37,500 - 2
Weymouth - 12 £24,000 - 2
Ferndown 0 6 £23,000 +4.55%
Wimborne -21 2 £47,500 +5.56% 2
OO
South West

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing OO 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 Dorset region with a requirement for OO.

1 56 (53.85%) C++
1 56 (53.85%) .NET
2 54 (51.92%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (50.00%) C#
4 51 (49.04%) Linux
4 51 (49.04%) Software Engineering
5 44 (42.31%) OOP
6 43 (41.35%) JavaScript
7 39 (37.50%) TDD
8 37 (35.58%) HTML
9 36 (34.62%) Windows
10 35 (33.65%) CSS
11 34 (32.69%) Java
12 29 (27.88%) SQL Server
13 28 (26.92%) Greenfield Project
14 22 (21.15%) MVC
14 22 (21.15%) ASP.NET
15 20 (19.23%) Degree
16 17 (16.35%) Computer Science
16 17 (16.35%) ASP.NET MVC
16 17 (16.35%) BDD
17 15 (14.42%) WCF
17 15 (14.42%) PHP
17 15 (14.42%) SQL
17 15 (14.42%) Internet
18 14 (13.46%) UML
18 14 (13.46%) Games
18 14 (13.46%) Git (software)
18 14 (13.46%) Domain-Driven Design
18 14 (13.46%) CQRS

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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 8 (7.69%) CMS
2 6 (5.77%) Apache
2 6 (5.77%) nginx
3 5 (4.81%) Drupal
3 5 (4.81%) WordPress
4 2 (1.92%) IIS
4 2 (1.92%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.96%) Joomla!
5 1 (0.96%) Magnolia
Business Applications
1 6 (5.77%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (5.77%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (2.88%) GitHub
5 2 (1.92%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 15 (14.42%) Internet
2 6 (5.77%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.92%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (27.88%) SQL Server
2 14 (13.46%) SQL Server 2016
3 10 (9.62%) MySQL
4 3 (2.88%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.96%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 14 (13.46%) Git (software)
2 6 (5.77%) Rational Rhapsody
3 5 (4.81%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.92%) Bower
4 2 (1.92%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.92%) NuGet
4 2 (1.92%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (1.92%) Selenium
4 2 (1.92%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.96%) JIRA
5 1 (0.96%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (13.46%) Games
2 5 (4.81%) Finance
3 4 (3.85%) Electronics
4 2 (1.92%) Banking
4 2 (1.92%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.92%) Marketing
5 1 (0.96%) Military
Job Titles
1 65 (62.50%) Developer
2 49 (47.12%) Software Engineer
3 25 (24.04%) C++ Software Engineer
4 24 (23.08%) .NET Developer
4 24 (23.08%) Software Developer
5 16 (15.38%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 11 (10.58%) Senior Software Engineer
7 10 (9.62%) Java Engineer
7 10 (9.62%) Java Software Engineer
7 10 (9.62%) PHP Developer
8 9 (8.65%) Graduate
8 9 (8.65%) Junior
9 8 (7.69%) Senior Developer
10 6 (5.77%) Graduate Developer
10 6 (5.77%) Junior Developer
10 6 (5.77%) OO PHP Developer
10 6 (5.77%) QA Engineer
10 6 (5.77%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
10 6 (5.77%) Senior Java Engineer
10 6 (5.77%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (53.85%) .NET
2 37 (35.58%) HTML
3 35 (33.65%) CSS
4 22 (21.15%) ASP.NET
5 17 (16.35%) ASP.NET MVC
6 15 (14.42%) WCF
7 14 (13.46%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 12 (11.54%) LAMP
9 9 (8.65%) .NET Framework
10 6 (5.77%) jQuery
10 6 (5.77%) LEMP Stack
10 6 (5.77%) OpenMP
11 5 (4.81%) XML
12 4 (3.85%) Ajax
12 4 (3.85%) AngularJS
12 4 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web API
13 2 (1.92%) Entity Framework
13 2 (1.92%) HTML5
13 2 (1.92%) Laravel
13 2 (1.92%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 28 (26.92%) Greenfield Project
2 17 (16.35%) Computer Science
3 10 (9.62%) Embedded Systems
4 7 (6.73%) Mobile App
5 6 (5.77%) Acoustics
5 6 (5.77%) Algorithms
5 6 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.88%) Smartcard
7 2 (1.92%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.92%) Smart City
8 1 (0.96%) Contactless
8 1 (0.96%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.96%) Fintech
8 1 (0.96%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 51 (49.04%) Linux
2 36 (34.62%) Windows
3 12 (11.54%) Unix
4 6 (5.77%) Debian
4 6 (5.77%) Ubuntu
5 3 (2.88%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.88%) Mac OS
6 2 (1.92%) Android
6 2 (1.92%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (51.92%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (49.04%) Software Engineering
3 44 (42.31%) OOP
4 39 (37.50%) TDD
5 22 (21.15%) MVC
6 17 (16.35%) BDD
7 14 (13.46%) CQRS
7 14 (13.46%) Domain-Driven Design
7 14 (13.46%) UML
7 14 (13.46%) Web Application Development
8 12 (11.54%) OO PHP
8 12 (11.54%) OOD
9 10 (9.62%) SOLID
9 10 (9.62%) Web Development
10 8 (7.69%) Multithreading
11 6 (5.77%) Data Management
11 6 (5.77%) Fault Analysis
11 6 (5.77%) Software Testing
11 6 (5.77%) Test Automation
11 6 (5.77%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 56 (53.85%) C++
2 52 (50.00%) C#
3 43 (41.35%) JavaScript
4 34 (32.69%) Java
5 15 (14.42%) PHP
5 15 (14.42%) SQL
6 9 (8.65%) C
7 7 (6.73%) Python
7 7 (6.73%) TypeScript
8 6 (5.77%) Bash Shell
8 6 (5.77%) MATLAB
8 6 (5.77%) Perl
9 2 (1.92%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.96%) Embedded C
10 1 (0.96%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 20 (19.23%) Degree
2 11 (10.58%) Computer Science Degree
2 11 (10.58%) Security Cleared
3 5 (4.81%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.77%) DO-178B
1 6 (5.77%) MIL-STD-498
1 6 (5.77%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (6.73%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.77%) Google
2 6 (5.77%) Intel
3 2 (1.92%) Sitecore
4 1 (0.96%) Xamarin