Period
to 28 May 2020

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 28 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
England > South West
6 months to
28 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 54 74 55
Rank change year-on-year +20 -19 -25
Permanent jobs citing OO 299 418 610
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 5.19% 4.26% 5.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.70% 4.64% 6.16%
Number of salaries quoted 266 335 557
Median annual salary £46,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.24% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,000 £26,750 £28,900
90th Percentile £69,000 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +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 5,246 9,004 9,900
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 91.00% 91.82% 92.43%
Number of salaries quoted 4,232 7,001 8,118
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +1.19%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £69,000 £66,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing OO as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing OO in the South West over the 6 months to 28 May 2020.

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 28 May 2020. 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 +20 89 £47,500 +5.56% 10
Gloucestershire +16 82 £52,500 -4.55% 7
Somerset +22 40 £38,300 +2.13% 5
Dorset +3 33 £45,000 +50.00% 6
Wiltshire +16 30 £34,000 -24.44% 1
Devon +22 23 £36,250 +20.83% 10
Cornwall - 2 £35,000 -
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England

For the 6 months to 28 May 2020, 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.

1 209 (69.90%) Java
2 178 (59.53%) Agile Software Development
3 165 (55.18%) Software Engineering
4 128 (42.81%) JavaScript
5 120 (40.13%) C#
6 103 (34.45%) Linux
7 94 (31.44%) SQL
8 89 (29.77%) DevOps
9 84 (28.09%) TDD
10 82 (27.42%) C++
11 79 (26.42%) .NET
11 79 (26.42%) Docker
12 77 (25.75%) Degree
13 76 (25.42%) Security Cleared
14 71 (23.75%) OOD
14 71 (23.75%) SDLC
15 67 (22.41%) AngularJS
16 59 (19.73%) Python
17 56 (18.73%) Web Services
18 55 (18.39%) Node.js
19 54 (18.06%) React
20 53 (17.73%) Spring
21 50 (16.72%) Unit Testing
22 49 (16.39%) Software Testing
23 47 (15.72%) Unix
24 46 (15.38%) DV Cleared
24 46 (15.38%) Ansible
25 45 (15.05%) Computer Science
26 44 (14.72%) RESTful
27 43 (14.38%) .NET Framework

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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 17 (5.69%) Apache
2 16 (5.35%) Confluence
3 15 (5.02%) JBoss
4 7 (2.34%) nginx
5 4 (1.34%) Tornado
5 4 (1.34%) WebSphere
5 4 (1.34%) WordPress
6 3 (1.00%) CMS
6 3 (1.00%) Drupal
6 3 (1.00%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.67%) IIS
7 2 (0.67%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.33%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.33%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (1.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 25 (8.36%) Azure
2 22 (7.36%) AWS
3 19 (6.35%) SaaS
4 6 (2.01%) Slack
5 4 (1.34%) GCP
5 4 (1.34%) npm
5 4 (1.34%) NuGet
6 3 (1.00%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (1.00%) Office 365
7 1 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.33%) Amazon ECS
7 1 (0.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 19 (6.35%) Internet
2 17 (5.69%) HTTP
3 14 (4.68%) Tactical Data Link
3 14 (4.68%) TCP/IP
4 6 (2.01%) MQTT
5 2 (0.67%) Skype
6 1 (0.33%) SSH
6 1 (0.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (10.70%) MongoDB
2 31 (10.37%) GIS
3 28 (9.36%) Big Data
4 25 (8.36%) MySQL
5 21 (7.02%) Hadoop
6 18 (6.02%) SQL Server
7 16 (5.35%) PostgreSQL
8 14 (4.68%) Geospatial Data
8 14 (4.68%) SQLite
9 10 (3.34%) Relational Database
10 7 (2.34%) NoSQL
11 4 (1.34%) MariaDB
12 2 (0.67%) ActiveReports
12 2 (0.67%) Redis
13 1 (0.33%) Amazon Aurora
13 1 (0.33%) Oracle Database
13 1 (0.33%) Oracle Database 11g
13 1 (0.33%) Oracle Database 12c
13 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 31 (10.37%) Git (software)
1 31 (10.37%) JIRA
2 27 (9.03%) Selenium
3 21 (7.02%) Cucumber
4 18 (6.02%) Jenkins
5 17 (5.69%) Protractor
6 16 (5.35%) SpecFlow
7 15 (5.02%) Rational DOORS
8 14 (4.68%) Visual Studio
9 10 (3.34%) Team Foundation Server
10 9 (3.01%) Maven
11 6 (2.01%) GitLab
11 6 (2.01%) Visual Studio Team System
11 6 (2.01%) WebDriver
12 5 (1.67%) Eclipse
12 5 (1.67%) Eclipse RCP
12 5 (1.67%) JUnit
12 5 (1.67%) Subversion
13 4 (1.34%) Gradle
13 4 (1.34%) NUnit
General
1 38 (12.71%) Finance
2 31 (10.37%) Aerospace
3 21 (7.02%) Law
4 10 (3.34%) Military
5 9 (3.01%) Electronics
6 8 (2.68%) Back Office
6 8 (2.68%) Marketing
7 7 (2.34%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.67%) Public Sector
8 5 (1.67%) Telecoms
9 4 (1.34%) Banking
9 4 (1.34%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.67%) German Language
10 2 (0.67%) Local Government
10 2 (0.67%) Retail
11 1 (0.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 151 (50.50%) Developer
2 88 (29.43%) Software Engineer
3 58 (19.40%) Software Developer
4 41 (13.71%) Senior Developer
5 38 (12.71%) Java Developer
6 25 (8.36%) Senior Java Developer
7 20 (6.69%) C# Developer
8 17 (5.69%) .NET Developer
8 17 (5.69%) C++ Software Engineer
9 16 (5.35%) Senior Software Engineer
10 14 (4.68%) Full Stack Developer
11 13 (4.35%) C# .NET Developer
11 13 (4.35%) Java Engineer
12 12 (4.01%) C# Software Developer
12 12 (4.01%) Java Software Engineer
13 10 (3.34%) Applications Support
13 10 (3.34%) Applications Support Engineer
13 10 (3.34%) C# Software Engineer
13 10 (3.34%) Junior
13 10 (3.34%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (26.42%) .NET
2 67 (22.41%) AngularJS
3 56 (18.73%) Web Services
4 55 (18.39%) Node.js
5 54 (18.06%) React
6 53 (17.73%) Spring
7 44 (14.72%) RESTful
8 43 (14.38%) .NET Framework
9 41 (13.71%) HTML
10 39 (13.04%) REST
11 36 (12.04%) CSS
12 23 (7.69%) JSON
13 22 (7.36%) Hibernate
14 21 (7.02%) Enzyme
14 21 (7.02%) Jest
14 21 (7.02%) XML
15 17 (5.69%) Sass
16 16 (5.35%) ASP.NET
16 16 (5.35%) EJB
17 15 (5.02%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 24 (8.03%) Greenfield Project
2 21 (7.02%) Self-Motivation
3 19 (6.35%) Algorithms
4 17 (5.69%) Data Structures
5 11 (3.68%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (3.34%) Client/Server
6 10 (3.34%) N-Tier
7 8 (2.68%) Management Information System
7 8 (2.68%) Mobile App
8 7 (2.34%) User Experience
9 5 (1.67%) Driving Licence
10 4 (1.34%) Reinsurance
10 4 (1.34%) SWIFT
10 4 (1.34%) VHDL
11 2 (0.67%) 3D Printing
11 2 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.67%) Life Science
11 2 (0.67%) Robotics
11 2 (0.67%) Video Conferencing
11 2 (0.67%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 103 (34.45%) Linux
2 47 (15.72%) Unix
3 24 (8.03%) Windows
4 10 (3.34%) Android
5 8 (2.68%) CentOS
6 7 (2.34%) Ubuntu
7 6 (2.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (1.67%) Apple iOS
9 4 (1.34%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.33%) Debian
10 1 (0.33%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (59.53%) Agile Software Development
2 165 (55.18%) Software Engineering
3 89 (29.77%) DevOps
4 84 (28.09%) TDD
5 71 (23.75%) OOD
5 71 (23.75%) SDLC
6 50 (16.72%) Unit Testing
7 49 (16.39%) Software Testing
8 45 (15.05%) Computer Science
9 40 (13.38%) Test Automation
10 39 (13.04%) Problem-Solving
11 38 (12.71%) OOP
11 38 (12.71%) Scrum
12 35 (11.71%) UML
13 34 (11.37%) BDD
14 33 (11.04%) Analytics
14 33 (11.04%) MVC
14 33 (11.04%) Requirements Analysis
15 31 (10.37%) Machine Learning
16 30 (10.03%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 209 (69.90%) Java
2 128 (42.81%) JavaScript
3 120 (40.13%) C#
4 94 (31.44%) SQL
5 82 (27.42%) C++
6 59 (19.73%) Python
7 38 (12.71%) Ruby
7 38 (12.71%) TypeScript
8 34 (11.37%) PHP
9 25 (8.36%) C
10 15 (5.02%) Go
11 10 (3.34%) Java 8
11 10 (3.34%) T-SQL
12 7 (2.34%) PHP 7
12 7 (2.34%) VB.NET
13 6 (2.01%) PL/SQL
14 5 (1.67%) Apple Swift
14 5 (1.67%) Objective-C
15 4 (1.34%) Ladder Logic
15 4 (1.34%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 77 (25.75%) Degree
2 76 (25.42%) Security Cleared
3 46 (15.38%) DV Cleared
4 13 (4.35%) HND
4 13 (4.35%) ISTQB
5 12 (4.01%) ISEB
6 11 (3.68%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (1.00%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.67%) AWS Certification
8 2 (0.67%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.33%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (7.36%) QA
2 4 (1.34%) ISO 15022
2 4 (1.34%) ISO 20022
3 1 (0.33%) Def Stans
System Software
1 79 (26.42%) Docker
2 16 (5.35%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 46 (15.38%) Ansible
2 12 (4.01%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (2.68%) Kubernetes
4 3 (1.00%) Terraform
5 2 (0.67%) cPanel
5 2 (0.67%) Plesk
5 2 (0.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 36 (12.04%) Oracle
2 29 (9.70%) Atlassian
3 27 (9.03%) Microsoft
4 7 (2.34%) Xamarin
5 6 (2.01%) Red Hat
6 5 (1.67%) Google
6 5 (1.67%) SAP
7 3 (1.00%) Capita
7 3 (1.00%) HP
7 3 (1.00%) IBM
7 3 (1.00%) Symantec
7 3 (1.00%) Veritas
8 2 (0.67%) DevExpress
8 2 (0.67%) DocuSign
8 2 (0.67%) Sitecore
8 2 (0.67%) Zend
9 1 (0.33%) IFS
9 1 (0.33%) Pega
9 1 (0.33%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.33%) VMware