Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
South West > Dorset
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 24 42
Rank change year-on-year -25 +18 +17
Permanent jobs citing OOP 82 88 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 5.84% 10.20% 6.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.35% 11.33% 7.07%
Number of salaries quoted 81 74 66
Dorset median annual salary £37,500 £39,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.85% +14.71% +13.33%
10th Percentile £27,500 £21,775 £21,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £50,000 £48,750
South West median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% - +3.90%

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 1,291 777 976
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 92.02% 90.03% 89.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1,146 691 824
Dorset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,000 £61,250
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -

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 15 August 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 15 August 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 0 57 £37,500 -6.25%
Bournemouth -29 21 £40,000 - 2
OOP
South West

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 63 (76.83%) OO
2 50 (60.98%) C#
3 48 (58.54%) C++
3 48 (58.54%) .NET
3 48 (58.54%) Software Engineering
4 36 (43.90%) MVC
5 34 (41.46%) Linux
6 33 (40.24%) WPF
7 30 (36.59%) Web Development
8 29 (35.37%) SQL
9 27 (32.93%) Agile Software Development
10 25 (30.49%) Windows
11 23 (28.05%) AngularJS
12 20 (24.39%) MVVM
12 20 (24.39%) WCF
13 19 (23.17%) CSS
13 19 (23.17%) PHP
13 19 (23.17%) MySQL
13 19 (23.17%) HTML
13 19 (23.17%) Embedded Systems
14 18 (21.95%) SOLID
14 18 (21.95%) Problem-Solving
14 18 (21.95%) C
14 18 (21.95%) Visual Studio
14 18 (21.95%) LAMP
15 16 (19.51%) Apache
16 15 (18.29%) JavaScript
16 15 (18.29%) SQL Server
17 13 (15.85%) ASP.NET
18 12 (14.63%) Microsoft

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 16 (19.51%) Apache
2 3 (3.66%) CMS
3 2 (2.44%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.76%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (9.76%) Google Cloud Platform
1 8 (9.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.98%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (23.17%) MySQL
2 15 (18.29%) SQL Server
3 8 (9.76%) OLAP
3 8 (9.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (9.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 18 (21.95%) Visual Studio
2 12 (14.63%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (2.44%) Advertising
2 1 (1.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 48 (58.54%) Software Engineer
2 34 (41.46%) Developer
3 28 (34.15%) C++ Software Engineer
4 18 (21.95%) C# Software Engineer
5 14 (17.07%) PHP Developer
6 13 (15.85%) .NET Developer
6 13 (15.85%) C# Developer
6 13 (15.85%) C# Software Developer
6 13 (15.85%) Software Developer
7 11 (13.41%) .NET Software Developer
7 11 (13.41%) ASP.NET Developer
7 11 (13.41%) C# .NET Developer
7 11 (13.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 11 (13.41%) Senior Software Engineer
8 9 (10.98%) Lead Software Engineer
9 8 (9.76%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 7 (8.54%) Junior
10 7 (8.54%) PHP Web Developer
10 7 (8.54%) Web Developer
11 5 (6.10%) LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (58.54%) .NET
2 33 (40.24%) WPF
3 23 (28.05%) AngularJS
4 20 (24.39%) WCF
5 19 (23.17%) CSS
5 19 (23.17%) HTML
6 18 (21.95%) LAMP
7 13 (15.85%) ASP.NET
8 12 (14.63%) .NET Framework
8 12 (14.63%) Angular 2
8 12 (14.63%) ASP.NET Web API
8 12 (14.63%) Entity Framework
9 10 (12.20%) ASP.NET Core
10 9 (10.98%) JSON
11 5 (6.10%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (2.44%) CodeIgniter
12 2 (2.44%) jQuery
12 2 (2.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 1 (1.22%) Qt
13 1 (1.22%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 19 (23.17%) Embedded Systems
2 10 (12.20%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.66%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (2.44%) Fintech
5 1 (1.22%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 34 (41.46%) Linux
2 25 (30.49%) Windows
3 11 (13.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (76.83%) OO
2 48 (58.54%) Software Engineering
3 36 (43.90%) MVC
4 30 (36.59%) Web Development
5 27 (32.93%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (24.39%) MVVM
7 18 (21.95%) Problem-Solving
7 18 (21.95%) SOLID
8 12 (14.63%) Scrum
9 11 (13.41%) Use Case
10 9 (10.98%) E-Commerce
11 8 (9.76%) Kanban
11 8 (9.76%) Test Automation
12 5 (6.10%) UML
13 2 (2.44%) TDD
14 1 (1.22%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 50 (60.98%) C#
2 48 (58.54%) C++
3 29 (35.37%) SQL
4 19 (23.17%) PHP
5 18 (21.95%) C
6 15 (18.29%) JavaScript
7 12 (14.63%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 10 (12.20%) Degree
2 7 (8.54%) Computer Science Degree
Systems Management
1 8 (9.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 12 (14.63%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.76%) Google