Period
to 23 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 23 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
England > South West
6 months to
23 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 43 34
Rank change year-on-year -1 -9 +1
Permanent jobs citing OO 659 657 812
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 6.50% 6.09% 6.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.25% 6.87% 7.74%
Number of salaries quoted 608 596 688
South West median annual salary £40,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.98% +7.50% -
10th Percentile £23,125 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%

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 the South West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 9094 9559 10495
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 89.68% 88.56% 88.49%
Number of salaries quoted 7499 8004 8801
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £64,250 £63,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing OO as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for OO in the South West

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Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OO in the South West.

Salary trend for OO in the South West

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Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OO in the South West over the 6 months to 23 October 2017.

Salary histogram for OO in the South West

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Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the South West region over the 6 months to 23 October 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
Bristol -12 297 £47,500 +5.56% 22
Dorset +2 108 £38,500 -9.41% 8
Somerset +41 87 £42,500 +13.33% 6
Gloucestershire -35 76 £42,500 -5.56% 3
Cornwall +29 37 £37,500 +7.14%
Wiltshire 0 29 £40,000 +10.34% 5
Devon -10 14 £35,000 +14.75% 1
OO
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 South West region with a requirement for OO.

1 320 (48.56%) Agile Software Development
2 289 (43.85%) Java
3 288 (43.70%) JavaScript
4 273 (41.43%) HTML
5 231 (35.05%) C#
6 222 (33.69%) C++
6 222 (33.69%) CSS
7 217 (32.93%) Software Engineering
8 209 (31.71%) .NET
9 189 (28.68%) Degree
10 174 (26.40%) SQL
11 160 (24.28%) TDD
12 158 (23.98%) SQL Server
13 154 (23.37%) MVC
14 150 (22.76%) OOP
14 150 (22.76%) Computer Science
15 144 (21.85%) AngularJS
16 143 (21.70%) Linux
17 136 (20.64%) PHP
18 128 (19.42%) jQuery
19 125 (18.97%) MySQL
20 118 (17.91%) XML
21 114 (17.30%) Electronics
21 114 (17.30%) HTML5
22 113 (17.15%) Git (software)
23 111 (16.84%) Scrum
24 109 (16.54%) Finance
25 108 (16.39%) ASP.NET
26 85 (12.90%) SDLC
27 83 (12.59%) C

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 41 (6.22%) Apache
2 32 (4.86%) Confluence
3 29 (4.40%) Elasticsearch
4 21 (3.19%) CMS
5 18 (2.73%) nginx
6 14 (2.12%) Apache Solr
7 9 (1.37%) OpenStack
8 8 (1.21%) Umbraco
9 7 (1.06%) Drupal
9 7 (1.06%) WebLogic
9 7 (1.06%) WebSphere
9 7 (1.06%) WordPress
10 6 (0.91%) Tomcat
11 5 (0.76%) SilverStripe
12 4 (0.61%) Traefik
13 3 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
13 3 (0.46%) JBoss
14 2 (0.30%) Mule
14 2 (0.30%) SharePoint
14 2 (0.30%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 12 (1.82%) Simulink
2 4 (0.61%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (0.61%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 10 (1.52%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 63 (9.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 57 (8.65%) SaaS
3 53 (8.04%) Amazon AWS
4 26 (3.95%) IaaS
4 26 (3.95%) npm
4 26 (3.95%) PaaS
5 20 (3.03%) GitHub
6 8 (1.21%) Slack
7 6 (0.91%) Algolia
7 6 (0.91%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (0.61%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
8 4 (0.61%) Salesforce Service Cloud
8 4 (0.61%) Serverless
9 2 (0.30%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.30%) Yarn
10 1 (0.15%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.15%) CloudFront
10 1 (0.15%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 32 (4.86%) Internet
2 23 (3.49%) SSL
3 12 (1.82%) HTTP
4 6 (0.91%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.46%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (0.30%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.15%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 158 (23.98%) SQL Server
2 125 (18.97%) MySQL
3 82 (12.44%) NoSQL
4 66 (10.02%) Relational Database
5 45 (6.83%) MongoDB
6 34 (5.16%) Apache Cassandra
7 25 (3.79%) SQL Server 2016
8 20 (3.03%) RDBMS
9 19 (2.88%) PostgreSQL
10 17 (2.58%) Redis
11 15 (2.28%) CouchDB
12 9 (1.37%) Azure SQL Database
13 6 (0.91%) Big Data
13 6 (0.91%) SQL Server 2012
14 5 (0.76%) Blockchain
15 3 (0.46%) Hadoop
15 3 (0.46%) SQL Server 2008
16 2 (0.30%) Couchbase
16 2 (0.30%) Riak
16 2 (0.30%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 113 (17.15%) Git (software)
2 56 (8.50%) Mercurial
3 49 (7.44%) Jenkins
4 43 (6.53%) JIRA
5 42 (6.37%) Subversion
6 38 (5.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 33 (5.01%) Grunt
8 31 (4.70%) Cucumber
8 31 (4.70%) Selenium
9 27 (4.10%) JUnit
10 22 (3.34%) webpack
11 20 (3.03%) gulp
12 19 (2.88%) SpecFlow
13 18 (2.73%) Bower
14 16 (2.43%) Jasmine
14 16 (2.43%) NUnit
15 15 (2.28%) Maven
15 15 (2.28%) Visual Studio
16 14 (2.12%) MSBuild
16 14 (2.12%) WebDriver
General
1 114 (17.30%) Electronics
2 109 (16.54%) Finance
3 83 (12.59%) Marketing
4 80 (12.14%) Telecoms
5 74 (11.23%) Manufacturing
6 25 (3.79%) Games
7 12 (1.82%) Advertising
8 11 (1.67%) Banking
8 11 (1.67%) Retail
9 8 (1.21%) Aerospace
10 7 (1.06%) Publishing
11 3 (0.46%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.46%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.30%) Back Office
12 2 (0.30%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 445 (67.53%) Developer
2 172 (26.10%) Software Engineer
3 112 (17.00%) Senior Developer
3 112 (17.00%) Software Developer
4 111 (16.84%) PHP Developer
5 101 (15.33%) .NET Developer
6 81 (12.29%) C# Developer
7 74 (11.23%) Java Developer
8 70 (10.62%) Junior
9 68 (10.32%) Graduate
10 66 (10.02%) Java Engineer
11 62 (9.41%) Java Software Engineer
12 59 (8.95%) C++ Software Engineer
13 49 (7.44%) Junior Developer
14 47 (7.13%) Graduate Developer
15 45 (6.83%) C# .NET Developer
16 40 (6.07%) Graduate Software Developer
17 31 (4.70%) JavaScript Developer
17 31 (4.70%) Senior Java Developer
18 29 (4.40%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 273 (41.43%) HTML
2 222 (33.69%) CSS
3 209 (31.71%) .NET
4 144 (21.85%) AngularJS
5 128 (19.42%) jQuery
6 118 (17.91%) XML
7 114 (17.30%) HTML5
8 108 (16.39%) ASP.NET
9 76 (11.53%) React
10 75 (11.38%) Node.js
10 75 (11.38%) REST
11 73 (11.08%) Web Services
12 63 (9.56%) JSON
13 60 (9.10%) ASP.NET MVC
13 60 (9.10%) Spring
14 51 (7.74%) J2EE
15 45 (6.83%) RESTful
16 42 (6.37%) Hibernate
17 40 (6.07%) Sass
18 38 (5.77%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 150 (22.76%) Computer Science
2 59 (8.95%) Greenfield Project
3 46 (6.98%) User Experience
4 38 (5.77%) Embedded Systems
5 35 (5.31%) Analytical Skills
6 27 (4.10%) Enterprise Software
7 24 (3.64%) Algorithms
8 15 (2.28%) Linux Command Line
9 11 (1.67%) Client/Server
9 11 (1.67%) Wiki
10 9 (1.37%) Mobile App
11 7 (1.06%) N-Tier
12 6 (0.91%) Management Information System
13 4 (0.61%) Fintech
13 4 (0.61%) Hedge funds
13 4 (0.61%) Photography
13 4 (0.61%) Streaming Video
14 3 (0.46%) Data Structures
14 3 (0.46%) Smartcard
15 2 (0.30%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 143 (21.70%) Linux
2 59 (8.95%) Windows
3 42 (6.37%) Unix
4 33 (5.01%) Android
5 24 (3.64%) Apple iOS
6 10 (1.52%) CentOS
6 10 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (1.52%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 6 (0.91%) Debian
7 6 (0.91%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.46%) Windows Embedded Compact
8 3 (0.46%) Windows Server
9 2 (0.30%) Solaris
10 1 (0.15%) AIX
10 1 (0.15%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 320 (48.56%) Agile Software Development
2 217 (32.93%) Software Engineering
3 160 (24.28%) TDD
4 154 (23.37%) MVC
5 150 (22.76%) OOP
6 111 (16.84%) Scrum
7 85 (12.90%) SDLC
8 83 (12.59%) Web Development
9 78 (11.84%) BDD
10 77 (11.68%) Mathematics
11 74 (11.23%) Business Intelligence
11 74 (11.23%) Digital Marketing
11 74 (11.23%) Programme Management
12 65 (9.86%) OOD
13 64 (9.71%) Test Automation
14 57 (8.65%) Continuous Integration
14 57 (8.65%) Open Source
15 54 (8.19%) Front End Development
16 52 (7.89%) E-Commerce
17 51 (7.74%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 289 (43.85%) Java
2 288 (43.70%) JavaScript
3 231 (35.05%) C#
4 222 (33.69%) C++
5 174 (26.40%) SQL
6 136 (20.64%) PHP
7 83 (12.59%) C
8 70 (10.62%) Python
9 38 (5.77%) Perl
10 31 (4.70%) Ruby
11 27 (4.10%) Embedded C
12 19 (2.88%) TypeScript
13 18 (2.73%) MATLAB
14 17 (2.58%) Scala
15 14 (2.12%) Bash Shell
16 13 (1.97%) Fortran
16 13 (1.97%) PHP 7
17 12 (1.82%) T-SQL
18 9 (1.37%) PHP 5
18 9 (1.37%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 189 (28.68%) Degree
2 81 (12.29%) Computer Science Degree
3 36 (5.46%) Security Cleared
4 30 (4.55%) HND
5 19 (2.88%) Numerate Degree
6 15 (2.28%) SC Cleared
7 14 (2.12%) ISEB
7 14 (2.12%) ISTQB
8 12 (1.82%) DV Cleared
9 7 (1.06%) PhD
10 4 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (0.46%) Postgraduate
12 2 (0.30%) Master's Degree
13 1 (0.15%) MCP
13 1 (0.15%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.03%) QA
2 5 (0.76%) DO-178B
2 5 (0.76%) MIL-STD-498
System Software
1 16 (2.43%) Docker
2 11 (1.67%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 9 (1.37%) Ansible
1 9 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (1.37%) Puppet
2 2 (0.30%) Hadoop YARN
2 2 (0.30%) Kibana
2 2 (0.30%) logstash
2 2 (0.30%) Salt
3 1 (0.15%) Icinga
Vendors
1 77 (11.68%) SAP
2 61 (9.26%) Microsoft
3 59 (8.95%) Oracle
4 47 (7.13%) Zend
5 28 (4.25%) Freescale
6 10 (1.52%) Red Hat
7 8 (1.21%) Google
8 5 (0.76%) Apple
8 5 (0.76%) Intel
8 5 (0.76%) TIBCO
9 4 (0.61%) Adobe
9 4 (0.61%) Apigee
9 4 (0.61%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.30%) Citrix
10 2 (0.30%) Telerik
11 1 (0.15%) DevExpress
11 1 (0.15%) Plumtree
11 1 (0.15%) Xamarin