Period
to 17 January 2018

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 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
England > South West
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 28 35
Rank change year-on-year -15 +7 -7
Permanent jobs citing OO 599 778 761
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 5.97% 7.36% 6.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.69% 8.23% 7.48%
Number of salaries quoted 521 642 683
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +13.33%
10th Percentile £26,750 £25,016 £27,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 8,952 9,452 10,168
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 89.22% 89.40% 89.67%
Number of salaries quoted 7,351 7,842 8,550
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +3.90%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £64,500 £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 17 January 2018.

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 17 January 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
Bristol -12 266 £50,000 +5.26% 44
Dorset -15 107 £42,500 +6.25% 22
Somerset +36 97 £45,000 +4.65% 11
Gloucestershire -32 62 £45,000 +8.43% 13
Wiltshire -22 32 £40,000 - 8
Cornwall +9 24 £37,500 -21.05% 2
Devon -12 7 £40,000 +23.08% 7
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England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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.

1 314 (52.42%) Agile Software Development
2 271 (45.24%) JavaScript
3 262 (43.74%) HTML
4 223 (37.23%) C#
4 223 (37.23%) CSS
5 217 (36.23%) Java
6 208 (34.72%) .NET
7 197 (32.89%) Software Engineering
8 176 (29.38%) TDD
8 176 (29.38%) Linux
9 173 (28.88%) MVC
10 155 (25.88%) C++
11 150 (25.04%) AngularJS
12 148 (24.71%) PHP
13 145 (24.21%) OOP
14 141 (23.54%) SQL Server
15 136 (22.70%) Degree
16 134 (22.37%) SQL
17 133 (22.20%) HTML5
18 132 (22.04%) MySQL
19 125 (20.87%) Git (software)
20 121 (20.20%) jQuery
21 111 (18.53%) ASP.NET
22 110 (18.36%) Web Development
22 110 (18.36%) Computer Science
23 92 (15.36%) Scrum
24 85 (14.19%) ASP.NET MVC
24 85 (14.19%) NoSQL
25 84 (14.02%) OOD
26 82 (13.69%) Finance

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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 29 (4.84%) Apache
2 24 (4.01%) Elasticsearch
3 21 (3.51%) CMS
4 19 (3.17%) SilverStripe
5 11 (1.84%) Confluence
6 10 (1.67%) nginx
7 9 (1.50%) Apache Solr
8 8 (1.34%) Sitecore CMS
9 7 (1.17%) WordPress
10 6 (1.00%) IIS
10 6 (1.00%) Umbraco
11 4 (0.67%) Drupal
11 4 (0.67%) JBoss
11 4 (0.67%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.33%) OpenStack
12 2 (0.33%) Traefik
13 1 (0.17%) Apache ServiceMix
13 1 (0.17%) Joomla!
13 1 (0.17%) Magnolia
13 1 (0.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (1.84%) Simulink
2 4 (0.67%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (0.67%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 17 (2.84%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 73 (12.19%) SaaS
2 61 (10.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 54 (9.02%) Amazon AWS
4 22 (3.67%) npm
5 20 (3.34%) GitHub
6 19 (3.17%) IaaS
6 19 (3.17%) PaaS
7 7 (1.17%) Google Cloud Platform
8 5 (0.83%) Slack
9 3 (0.50%) Algolia
10 2 (0.33%) Amazon EMR
10 2 (0.33%) Amazon Kinesis
10 2 (0.33%) Amazon Kinesis Data Analytics
10 2 (0.33%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.33%) Google Analytics
10 2 (0.33%) OpenShift
10 2 (0.33%) Yarn
11 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.17%) Force.com
11 1 (0.17%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 34 (5.68%) Internet
2 14 (2.34%) SSL
3 9 (1.50%) HTTP
3 9 (1.50%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.17%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.17%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 141 (23.54%) SQL Server
2 132 (22.04%) MySQL
3 85 (14.19%) NoSQL
4 44 (7.35%) Relational Database
4 44 (7.35%) SQL Server 2016
5 43 (7.18%) MongoDB
6 22 (3.67%) PostgreSQL
7 18 (3.01%) Apache Cassandra
8 15 (2.50%) RDBMS
9 14 (2.34%) Redis
10 11 (1.84%) CouchDB
11 7 (1.17%) Azure SQL Database
11 7 (1.17%) Big Data
12 5 (0.83%) Amazon Aurora
12 5 (0.83%) Blockchain
12 5 (0.83%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
13 3 (0.50%) Data Mining
13 3 (0.50%) SQLite
14 2 (0.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 125 (20.87%) Git (software)
2 48 (8.01%) Jenkins
3 39 (6.51%) Subversion
4 30 (5.01%) Mercurial
5 28 (4.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 26 (4.34%) Grunt
6 26 (4.34%) JIRA
7 24 (4.01%) Selenium
8 18 (3.01%) Cucumber
9 17 (2.84%) gulp
9 17 (2.84%) SpecFlow
9 17 (2.84%) Visual Studio
10 16 (2.67%) Bower
10 16 (2.67%) PHPUnit
11 15 (2.50%) webpack
12 14 (2.34%) JUnit
12 14 (2.34%) Maven
13 13 (2.17%) Jasmine
14 12 (2.00%) Bitbucket
15 10 (1.67%) NuGet
General
1 82 (13.69%) Finance
2 51 (8.51%) Electronics
3 50 (8.35%) Telecoms
4 45 (7.51%) Marketing
5 31 (5.18%) Manufacturing
6 30 (5.01%) Advertising
7 23 (3.84%) Retail
8 18 (3.01%) Games
9 14 (2.34%) Law
10 13 (2.17%) Banking
11 7 (1.17%) Aerospace
12 3 (0.50%) Publishing
13 2 (0.33%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.33%) Military
13 2 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.17%) Billing
14 1 (0.17%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 422 (70.45%) Developer
2 151 (25.21%) Software Engineer
3 122 (20.37%) .NET Developer
4 118 (19.70%) PHP Developer
5 92 (15.36%) Senior Developer
6 82 (13.69%) Software Developer
7 80 (13.36%) Java Developer
8 58 (9.68%) C# Developer
9 54 (9.02%) Java Engineer
10 50 (8.35%) Java Software Engineer
11 42 (7.01%) Junior
12 40 (6.68%) Senior Software Engineer
13 39 (6.51%) C# .NET Developer
14 37 (6.18%) C++ Software Engineer
15 35 (5.84%) Junior Developer
16 33 (5.51%) Senior .NET Developer
17 27 (4.51%) ASP.NET Developer
17 27 (4.51%) Senior Java Developer
18 26 (4.34%) JavaScript Developer
19 25 (4.17%) Developer/Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 262 (43.74%) HTML
2 223 (37.23%) CSS
3 208 (34.72%) .NET
4 150 (25.04%) AngularJS
5 133 (22.20%) HTML5
6 121 (20.20%) jQuery
7 111 (18.53%) ASP.NET
8 85 (14.19%) ASP.NET MVC
9 82 (13.69%) Node.js
10 76 (12.69%) XML
11 67 (11.19%) ASP.NET Web API
12 64 (10.68%) React
13 63 (10.52%) REST
14 62 (10.35%) Web Services
15 57 (9.52%) RESTful
15 57 (9.52%) Spring
16 52 (8.68%) Ajax
17 46 (7.68%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 46 (7.68%) JSON
18 45 (7.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 110 (18.36%) Computer Science
2 63 (10.52%) Greenfield Project
3 37 (6.18%) User Experience
4 33 (5.51%) Analytical Skills
5 28 (4.67%) Linux Command Line
6 23 (3.84%) Enterprise Software
7 20 (3.34%) Algorithms
8 18 (3.01%) Embedded Systems
9 12 (2.00%) Client/Server
9 12 (2.00%) Mobile App
9 12 (2.00%) N-Tier
10 10 (1.67%) Fintech
11 8 (1.34%) Device Driver
12 7 (1.17%) Wiki
13 6 (1.00%) Acoustics
13 6 (1.00%) Photography
14 5 (0.83%) Data Structures
15 4 (0.67%) Hedge funds
15 4 (0.67%) NHS
16 3 (0.50%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 176 (29.38%) Linux
2 60 (10.02%) Windows
3 37 (6.18%) Unix
4 36 (6.01%) Android
5 28 (4.67%) Apple iOS
6 8 (1.34%) Windows Embedded Compact
7 7 (1.17%) CentOS
7 7 (1.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (0.67%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 3 (0.50%) Debian
9 3 (0.50%) Mac OS
9 3 (0.50%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.33%) Windows Server
11 1 (0.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 314 (52.42%) Agile Software Development
2 197 (32.89%) Software Engineering
3 176 (29.38%) TDD
4 173 (28.88%) MVC
5 145 (24.21%) OOP
6 110 (18.36%) Web Development
7 92 (15.36%) Scrum
8 84 (14.02%) OOD
9 78 (13.02%) BDD
10 71 (11.85%) SDLC
11 66 (11.02%) E-Commerce
12 62 (10.35%) Open Source
13 59 (9.85%) Test Automation
14 55 (9.18%) Continuous Integration
14 55 (9.18%) Unit Testing
15 54 (9.02%) OO PHP
16 49 (8.18%) Front End Development
17 48 (8.01%) DevOps
18 47 (7.85%) Mathematics
19 44 (7.35%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 271 (45.24%) JavaScript
2 223 (37.23%) C#
3 217 (36.23%) Java
4 155 (25.88%) C++
5 148 (24.71%) PHP
6 134 (22.37%) SQL
7 70 (11.69%) Python
8 69 (11.52%) C
9 64 (10.68%) Ruby
10 26 (4.34%) Perl
11 22 (3.67%) Embedded C
11 22 (3.67%) TypeScript
12 21 (3.51%) Bash Shell
13 18 (3.01%) MATLAB
14 17 (2.84%) Embedded C++
15 10 (1.67%) PHP 7
16 9 (1.50%) F#
16 9 (1.50%) Scala
17 7 (1.17%) Erlang
17 7 (1.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 136 (22.70%) Degree
2 52 (8.68%) Computer Science Degree
3 28 (4.67%) Security Cleared
4 20 (3.34%) Numerate Degree
5 10 (1.67%) HND
6 9 (1.50%) ISEB
6 9 (1.50%) ISTQB
7 8 (1.34%) DV Cleared
8 5 (0.83%) Master's Degree
8 5 (0.83%) SC Cleared
9 3 (0.50%) MCP
9 3 (0.50%) PhD
10 1 (0.17%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (3.51%) QA
2 6 (1.00%) DO-178B
2 6 (1.00%) MIL-STD-498
3 2 (0.33%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.17%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 19 (3.17%) Docker
2 2 (0.33%) Firmware
3 1 (0.17%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 9 (1.50%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 9 (1.50%) Kibana
1 9 (1.50%) WSUS
2 4 (0.67%) Ansible
2 4 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (0.67%) Puppet
3 3 (0.50%) Terraform
4 2 (0.33%) Hadoop YARN
4 2 (0.33%) Icinga
4 2 (0.33%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 70 (11.69%) Microsoft
2 49 (8.18%) Zend
3 31 (5.18%) SAP
4 28 (4.67%) Oracle
5 17 (2.84%) Apple
6 11 (1.84%) Xamarin
7 10 (1.67%) Google
8 8 (1.34%) Freescale
8 8 (1.34%) Red Hat
8 8 (1.34%) Sitecore
9 6 (1.00%) Adobe
9 6 (1.00%) Intel
10 2 (0.33%) Apigee
10 2 (0.33%) Telerik
11 1 (0.17%) Citrix
11 1 (0.17%) Salesforce.com