Period
to 16 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset with a requirement for OOP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OOP over the 6 months to 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
South West > Dorset
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 25 30
Rank change year-on-year -39 +5 +18
Permanent jobs citing OOP 57 98 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 4.15% 10.28% 8.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.57% 11.38% 9.69%
Number of salaries quoted 56 88 89
Dorset median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% - -8.45%
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £50,000 £50,000 £48,750
South West median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -

OOP 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 1,248 861 949
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 90.96% 90.35% 89.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1,098 744 835
Dorset median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +4.17%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,450
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
South West median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -

OOP
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

Job vacancy trend for OOP in Dorset

OOP
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for OOP in Dorset

OOP
Salary Histogram in Dorset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OOP in Dorset over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Salary histogram for OOP in Dorset

OOP
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOP within the Dorset region over the 6 months to 16 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 41 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Bournemouth -24 9 £37,500 -6.25% 3
Wimborne -12 3 £30,000 - 5
OOP
South West

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, IT jobs citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 37 (64.91%) OO
2 33 (57.89%) C++
2 33 (57.89%) Software Engineering
3 29 (50.88%) Linux
4 27 (47.37%) C#
4 27 (47.37%) Web Development
5 24 (42.11%) .NET
6 22 (38.60%) Windows
7 21 (36.84%) HTML
7 21 (36.84%) CSS
7 21 (36.84%) WPF
8 20 (35.09%) PHP
8 20 (35.09%) MySQL
8 20 (35.09%) MVC
9 19 (33.33%) LAMP
10 18 (31.58%) Apache
10 18 (31.58%) JavaScript
11 14 (24.56%) SQL
11 14 (24.56%) Problem-Solving
12 13 (22.81%) SOLID
12 13 (22.81%) Embedded Systems
12 13 (22.81%) Visual Studio
12 13 (22.81%) C
12 13 (22.81%) WCF
12 13 (22.81%) Git (software)
12 13 (22.81%) MVVM
13 10 (17.54%) Network Security
13 10 (17.54%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (17.54%) JSON
13 10 (17.54%) AngularJS

OOP
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 18 (31.58%) Apache
2 1 (1.75%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (17.54%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (35.09%) MySQL
2 3 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (22.81%) Git (software)
1 13 (22.81%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (1.75%) Finance
1 1 (1.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (57.89%) Software Engineer
2 24 (42.11%) Developer
3 20 (35.09%) C++ Software Engineer
4 13 (22.81%) C# Software Engineer
4 13 (22.81%) PHP Developer
5 10 (17.54%) Senior Software Engineer
6 8 (14.04%) Web Developer
7 6 (10.53%) PHP Web Developer
8 5 (8.77%) LAMP Developer
9 4 (7.02%) Junior
9 4 (7.02%) Software Developer
10 3 (5.26%) .NET Developer
10 3 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
10 3 (5.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (5.26%) C# Developer
10 3 (5.26%) C# Software Developer
10 3 (5.26%) Graduate
10 3 (5.26%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
10 3 (5.26%) Lead Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (42.11%) .NET
2 21 (36.84%) CSS
2 21 (36.84%) HTML
2 21 (36.84%) WPF
3 19 (33.33%) LAMP
4 13 (22.81%) WCF
5 10 (17.54%) AngularJS
5 10 (17.54%) JSON
6 3 (5.26%) ASP.NET
6 3 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (5.26%) jQuery
7 2 (3.51%) Laravel
7 2 (3.51%) LESS
7 2 (3.51%) Sass
7 2 (3.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (3.51%) Web Services
8 1 (1.75%) CSS3
8 1 (1.75%) HTML5
8 1 (1.75%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.81%) Embedded Systems
2 7 (12.28%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.75%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 29 (50.88%) Linux
2 22 (38.60%) Windows
3 8 (14.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (64.91%) OO
2 33 (57.89%) Software Engineering
3 27 (47.37%) Web Development
4 20 (35.09%) MVC
5 14 (24.56%) Problem-Solving
6 13 (22.81%) MVVM
6 13 (22.81%) SOLID
7 10 (17.54%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (14.04%) E-Commerce
9 3 (5.26%) Use Case
10 2 (3.51%) SEO
11 1 (1.75%) CRM
11 1 (1.75%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 33 (57.89%) C++
2 27 (47.37%) C#
3 20 (35.09%) PHP
4 18 (31.58%) JavaScript
5 14 (24.56%) SQL
6 13 (22.81%) C
7 1 (1.75%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (12.28%) Degree
2 4 (7.02%) Computer Science Degree