Period
to 21 November 2017

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

Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
South West > Dorset
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 33 46
Rank change year-on-year +2 +13 -13
Permanent jobs citing OOP 95 88 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 8.39% 8.26% 5.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.76% 9.64% 6.83%
Number of salaries quoted 89 83 47
Dorset median annual salary £30,000 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% -13.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £23,800 £21,250 £19,000
90th Percentile £50,000 £48,750 £76,250
South West median annual salary £38,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year +1.33% -3.85% +11.43%

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 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%

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 21 November 2017.

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 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 +18 52 £40,000 -15.79% 3
Wimborne +5 25 £30,000 +33.33% 2
Weymouth - 5 £24,000 -
Bournemouth -41 4 £30,500 +1.67% 1
OOP
South West

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Dorset region with a requirement for OOP.

1 64 (67.37%) JavaScript
2 58 (61.05%) HTML
2 58 (61.05%) CSS
2 58 (61.05%) Linux
3 44 (46.32%) OO
3 44 (46.32%) Windows
4 43 (45.26%) Web Development
5 42 (44.21%) Git (software)
6 40 (42.11%) MVC
6 40 (42.11%) PHP
7 37 (38.95%) C++
7 37 (38.95%) .NET
8 35 (36.84%) C#
9 34 (35.79%) Software Engineering
10 33 (34.74%) MySQL
11 31 (32.63%) Agile Software Development
12 29 (30.53%) LAMP
13 28 (29.47%) Apache
14 22 (23.16%) Java
15 21 (22.11%) TDD
15 21 (22.11%) Sass
15 21 (22.11%) LESS
16 20 (21.05%) Degree
16 20 (21.05%) jQuery
17 18 (18.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 17 (17.89%) Amazon AWS
18 17 (17.89%) SQL Server
18 17 (17.89%) SEO
19 15 (15.79%) Computer Science
20 12 (12.63%) Unix

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 28 (29.47%) Apache
2 6 (6.32%) WordPress
3 1 (1.05%) CMS
3 1 (1.05%) Drupal
3 1 (1.05%) Magnolia
Applications
1 3 (3.16%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.11%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 17 (17.89%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (6.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.05%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.58%) Network Security
2 1 (1.05%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (34.74%) MySQL
2 17 (17.89%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.05%) MariaDB
3 1 (1.05%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.05%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.05%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.05%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 42 (44.21%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.16%) Grunt
2 3 (3.16%) JIRA
3 2 (2.11%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.05%) Bitbucket
General
1 6 (6.32%) Electronics
2 5 (5.26%) Finance
3 3 (3.16%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.16%) Marketing
3 3 (3.16%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.11%) Banking
4 2 (2.11%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.05%) Retail
Job Titles
1 78 (82.11%) Developer
2 37 (38.95%) Web Developer
3 34 (35.79%) Software Engineer
4 28 (29.47%) PHP Developer
5 24 (25.26%) PHP Web Developer
5 24 (25.26%) Software Developer
6 17 (17.89%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 14 (14.74%) C++ Software Engineer
8 12 (12.63%) Graduate
9 9 (9.47%) Graduate Developer
9 9 (9.47%) Junior
10 6 (6.32%) .NET Developer
10 6 (6.32%) Junior Developer
11 5 (5.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 5 (5.26%) Graduate Software Developer
11 5 (5.26%) Junior Software Developer
12 3 (3.16%) Agile Developer
12 3 (3.16%) Graduate Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 3 (3.16%) Graduate Software Engineer
12 3 (3.16%) Junior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (61.05%) CSS
1 58 (61.05%) HTML
2 37 (38.95%) .NET
3 29 (30.53%) LAMP
4 21 (22.11%) LESS
4 21 (22.11%) Sass
5 20 (21.05%) jQuery
6 18 (18.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 11 (11.58%) ASP.NET
7 11 (11.58%) JSON
7 11 (11.58%) Web Services
8 7 (7.37%) AngularJS
9 6 (6.32%) .NET Framework
10 5 (5.26%) HTML5
10 5 (5.26%) XML
11 3 (3.16%) .NET Compact Framework
11 3 (3.16%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (3.16%) Django
11 3 (3.16%) Laravel
11 3 (3.16%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.79%) Computer Science
2 9 (9.47%) Embedded Systems
3 6 (6.32%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (5.26%) Mobile App
4 5 (5.26%) User Experience
5 2 (2.11%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.11%) Raspberry Pi
5 2 (2.11%) Smartcard
6 1 (1.05%) Contactless
6 1 (1.05%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 58 (61.05%) Linux
2 44 (46.32%) Windows
3 12 (12.63%) Unix
4 3 (3.16%) Android
5 2 (2.11%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.05%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.05%) Windows Embedded Compact
6 1 (1.05%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (46.32%) OO
2 43 (45.26%) Web Development
3 40 (42.11%) MVC
4 34 (35.79%) Software Engineering
5 31 (32.63%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (22.11%) TDD
7 17 (17.89%) SEO
8 11 (11.58%) E-Commerce
9 8 (8.42%) Front End Development
10 6 (6.32%) Open Source
11 5 (5.26%) Waterfall
12 4 (4.21%) Project Management
12 4 (4.21%) SOLID
13 3 (3.16%) BDD
13 3 (3.16%) Business Intelligence
13 3 (3.16%) Digital Marketing
13 3 (3.16%) Mobile Application Development
13 3 (3.16%) Programme Management
13 3 (3.16%) Responsive Web Design
13 3 (3.16%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 64 (67.37%) JavaScript
2 40 (42.11%) PHP
3 37 (38.95%) C++
4 35 (36.84%) C#
5 22 (23.16%) Java
6 10 (10.53%) SQL
7 5 (5.26%) TypeScript
8 4 (4.21%) C
8 4 (4.21%) Python
9 1 (1.05%) Delphi
9 1 (1.05%) Embedded C
9 1 (1.05%) Embedded C++
9 1 (1.05%) Go
9 1 (1.05%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 20 (21.05%) Degree
2 12 (12.63%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.05%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.21%) Adobe
3 3 (3.16%) SAP
4 1 (1.05%) Xamarin
4 1 (1.05%) Zend