Period
to 23 September 2019

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 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
England > South West
6 months to
23 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 86 49 45
Rank change year-on-year -37 -4 0
Permanent jobs citing OO 350 574 683
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 3.53% 5.57% 6.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.86% 6.01% 7.27%
Number of salaries quoted 301 500 638
South West median annual salary £45,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.06% +6.25% -6.43%
10th Percentile £29,500 £23,725 £23,125
90th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.00% - +5.26%

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 9,068 9,545 9,401
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 91.37% 92.63% 92.44%
Number of salaries quoted 7,190 7,849 7,759
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £25,725
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,250 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,140 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.71% +0.28% -

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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 September 2019.

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 September 2019. 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 -22 119 £47,500 +7.95% 35
Gloucestershire -13 108 £46,000 -3.16% 14
Wiltshire -27 52 £48,750 +8.33% 9
Dorset -29 34 £35,000 -6.67% 5
Somerset -10 23 £50,000 +85.19% 6
Devon -18 13 £30,000 -7.69% 8
Cornwall +8 1 £40,000 +14.29%
OO
England

For the 6 months to 23 September 2019, IT jobs citing OO 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 South West region with a requirement for OO.

1 203 (58.00%) Agile Software Development
2 177 (50.57%) Software Engineering
3 157 (44.86%) C#
4 147 (42.00%) JavaScript
5 139 (39.71%) C++
6 120 (34.29%) Java
7 105 (30.00%) C
8 99 (28.29%) Security Cleared
9 97 (27.71%) AngularJS
10 96 (27.43%) .NET
10 96 (27.43%) OOD
11 87 (24.86%) HTML
12 79 (22.57%) Linux
13 77 (22.00%) SQL
14 76 (21.71%) CSS
15 75 (21.43%) JIRA
16 71 (20.29%) Python
16 71 (20.29%) Git (software)
16 71 (20.29%) React
17 66 (18.86%) HTML5
18 63 (18.00%) DevOps
18 63 (18.00%) Continuous Integration
19 62 (17.71%) Spring
20 60 (17.14%) PHP
20 60 (17.14%) Scrum
21 58 (16.57%) OOP
22 57 (16.29%) Test Automation
22 57 (16.29%) RESTful
22 57 (16.29%) SC Cleared
23 56 (16.00%) MVC

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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 42 (12.00%) Apache
2 23 (6.57%) JBoss
3 17 (4.86%) Confluence
4 8 (2.29%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (1.71%) WordPress
6 5 (1.43%) IIS
6 5 (1.43%) WebLogic
6 5 (1.43%) WebSphere
7 4 (1.14%) CMS
7 4 (1.14%) Tornado
8 3 (0.86%) Drupal
8 3 (0.86%) Ethereum
9 1 (0.29%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.29%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.29%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (0.57%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.29%) Magento
1 1 (0.29%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 28 (8.00%) AWS
2 27 (7.71%) Azure
3 13 (3.71%) SaaS
4 8 (2.29%) IaaS
4 8 (2.29%) PaaS
5 7 (2.00%) OpenShift
6 5 (1.43%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (1.14%) Amazon SQS
7 4 (1.14%) GCP
7 4 (1.14%) GitHub
8 3 (0.86%) npm
9 2 (0.57%) Slack
9 2 (0.57%) Trello
9 2 (0.57%) Yarn
10 1 (0.29%) Amazon Kinesis
10 1 (0.29%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.29%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (0.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.57%) Internet
2 15 (4.29%) Network Security
3 10 (2.86%) HTTP
4 7 (2.00%) DNS
5 6 (1.71%) 3G
5 6 (1.71%) 4G
5 6 (1.71%) Firewall
5 6 (1.71%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (1.43%) Bluetooth
6 5 (1.43%) NFC
7 2 (0.57%) SSL
8 1 (0.29%) Link 16
8 1 (0.29%) Link 22
8 1 (0.29%) Tactical Data Link
8 1 (0.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (15.43%) SQL Server
2 36 (10.29%) Relational Database
3 28 (8.00%) MongoDB
4 23 (6.57%) MySQL
5 19 (5.43%) RDBMS
6 13 (3.71%) Hadoop
7 12 (3.43%) Big Data
8 9 (2.57%) NoSQL
9 8 (2.29%) Apache Cassandra
9 8 (2.29%) CouchDB
10 7 (2.00%) Geospatial Data
10 7 (2.00%) GIS
10 7 (2.00%) Neo4j
11 6 (1.71%) JasperReports
12 5 (1.43%) OrientDB
13 3 (0.86%) Blockchain
13 3 (0.86%) MariaDB
13 3 (0.86%) Oracle Database
13 3 (0.86%) Oracle Database 10g
13 3 (0.86%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 75 (21.43%) JIRA
2 71 (20.29%) Git (software)
3 38 (10.86%) Jenkins
4 36 (10.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 32 (9.14%) JUnit
6 27 (7.71%) Bitbucket
7 19 (5.43%) Maven
8 17 (4.86%) Team Foundation Server
9 16 (4.57%) Cucumber
9 16 (4.57%) Visual Studio
10 15 (4.29%) Bitbucket Server
10 15 (4.29%) EasyMock
10 15 (4.29%) Selenium
11 13 (3.71%) JIRA Agile
12 11 (3.14%) Ant
13 10 (2.86%) Mercurial
13 10 (2.86%) Visual Studio Team System
14 9 (2.57%) FishEye
15 8 (2.29%) Eclipse RCP
15 8 (2.29%) TeamCity
General
1 39 (11.14%) Finance
2 38 (10.86%) Public Sector
3 35 (10.00%) Electronics
3 35 (10.00%) Manufacturing
4 34 (9.71%) Telecoms
5 27 (7.71%) Military
6 25 (7.14%) Marketing
7 19 (5.43%) Legal
8 18 (5.14%) Aerospace
9 9 (2.57%) Retail
10 7 (2.00%) Pharmaceutical
11 6 (1.71%) Local Government
12 5 (1.43%) Law
13 4 (1.14%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.86%) Back Office
14 3 (0.86%) Fire and Rescue
14 3 (0.86%) Police
15 2 (0.57%) Automotive
15 2 (0.57%) Banking
15 2 (0.57%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 172 (49.14%) Developer
2 126 (36.00%) Software Engineer
3 39 (11.14%) Java Developer
3 39 (11.14%) Software Developer
4 38 (10.86%) PHP Developer
5 32 (9.14%) C++ Software Engineer
6 27 (7.71%) Junior
7 22 (6.29%) .NET Developer
8 21 (6.00%) C# Developer
8 21 (6.00%) Senior Developer
9 18 (5.14%) C# Software Engineer
9 18 (5.14%) Junior Software Engineer
10 17 (4.86%) C# .NET Developer
10 17 (4.86%) Consultant
10 17 (4.86%) Full Stack Developer
10 17 (4.86%) Java Engineer
10 17 (4.86%) Java Software Engineer
10 17 (4.86%) Software Consultant
11 14 (4.00%) Graduate
12 13 (3.71%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (27.71%) AngularJS
2 96 (27.43%) .NET
3 87 (24.86%) HTML
4 76 (21.71%) CSS
5 71 (20.29%) React
6 66 (18.86%) HTML5
7 62 (17.71%) Spring
8 57 (16.29%) RESTful
9 49 (14.00%) Web Services
10 41 (11.71%) ASP.NET
11 37 (10.57%) .NET Framework
11 37 (10.57%) CSS3
12 33 (9.43%) Node.js
13 30 (8.57%) EJB
14 29 (8.29%) Hibernate
14 29 (8.29%) Sass
14 29 (8.29%) WPF
15 28 (8.00%) LAMP
16 27 (7.71%) Java EE
17 25 (7.14%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 29 (8.29%) User Experience
2 21 (6.00%) Algorithms
3 16 (4.57%) Embedded Systems
4 15 (4.29%) Wiki
5 13 (3.71%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (3.71%) Robotics
6 11 (3.14%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (3.14%) Greenfield Project
7 7 (2.00%) 3D Graphics
8 6 (1.71%) CESG
8 6 (1.71%) Data Structures
8 6 (1.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 6 (1.71%) Self-Motivation
9 5 (1.43%) Cyber Warfare
9 5 (1.43%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 5 (1.43%) Life Science
10 4 (1.14%) 3D Printing
10 4 (1.14%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.57%) Linux Command Line
11 2 (0.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 79 (22.57%) Linux
2 43 (12.29%) Windows
3 30 (8.57%) Unix
4 16 (4.57%) Android
5 15 (4.29%) CentOS
5 15 (4.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (2.57%) Apple iOS
7 8 (2.29%) Windows Server
8 5 (1.43%) AIX
8 5 (1.43%) Windows Embedded Compact
9 4 (1.14%) Ubuntu
10 3 (0.86%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 203 (58.00%) Agile Software Development
2 177 (50.57%) Software Engineering
3 96 (27.43%) OOD
4 63 (18.00%) Continuous Integration
4 63 (18.00%) DevOps
5 60 (17.14%) Scrum
6 58 (16.57%) OOP
7 57 (16.29%) Test Automation
8 56 (16.00%) MVC
9 54 (15.43%) UML
10 53 (15.14%) Problem-Solving
11 51 (14.57%) TDD
12 44 (12.57%) SDLC
13 39 (11.14%) Cybersecurity
14 38 (10.86%) Computer Science
15 36 (10.29%) Unit Testing
16 34 (9.71%) Open Source
17 33 (9.43%) Business Intelligence
18 29 (8.29%) Machine Learning
19 27 (7.71%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 157 (44.86%) C#
2 147 (42.00%) JavaScript
3 139 (39.71%) C++
4 120 (34.29%) Java
5 105 (30.00%) C
6 77 (22.00%) SQL
7 71 (20.29%) Python
8 60 (17.14%) PHP
9 34 (9.71%) TypeScript
10 32 (9.14%) ES6
11 30 (8.57%) Embedded C
11 30 (8.57%) Embedded C++
12 20 (5.71%) Java 8
13 16 (4.57%) Ruby
14 13 (3.71%) T-SQL
15 10 (2.86%) VB
16 8 (2.29%) Go
16 8 (2.29%) Lua
17 7 (2.00%) Objective-C
18 6 (1.71%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 99 (28.29%) Security Cleared
2 57 (16.29%) SC Cleared
3 55 (15.71%) Degree
4 37 (10.57%) DV Cleared
5 17 (4.86%) Computer Science Degree
6 7 (2.00%) PhD
7 5 (1.43%) ISTQB
8 4 (1.14%) ISEB
9 3 (0.86%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.29%) Chartered Engineer
10 1 (0.29%) HND
10 1 (0.29%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.00%) QA
2 6 (1.71%) NCSC
3 1 (0.29%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 25 (7.14%) Docker
2 8 (2.29%) Firmware
3 7 (2.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (3.71%) Ansible
2 9 (2.57%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (2.57%) Puppet
3 5 (1.43%) AirWatch
4 3 (0.86%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 31 (8.86%) Oracle
2 25 (7.14%) SAP
3 22 (6.29%) Atlassian
4 20 (5.71%) Zend
5 15 (4.29%) Red Hat
6 13 (3.71%) Google
7 10 (2.86%) Microsoft
8 7 (2.00%) Apple
9 6 (1.71%) Adobe