Period
to 18 August 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 18 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
England > South West
6 months to
18 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 40 38
Rank change year-on-year +3 -2 -7
Permanent jobs citing OO 729 668 754
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 7.02% 6.11% 6.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.79% 6.93% 7.32%
Number of salaries quoted 677 621 654
South West median annual salary £40,000 £44,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +12.82% +4.00%
10th Percentile £23,125 £28,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £59,250 £60,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

OO is in the process and methodology skills category. The next 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 and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 9363 9636 10297
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 90.21% 88.14% 87.40%
Number of salaries quoted 7754 8038 8572
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £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 18 August 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 18 August 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 -7 334 £45,000 - 31
Dorset +13 110 £40,000 -11.11% 10
Gloucestershire -31 99 £42,500 -10.53% 7
Somerset +19 54 £42,500 +20.74% 4
Cornwall +36 52 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Wiltshire +6 36 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Devon -2 35 £29,000 -7.20% 6
OO
England

For the 6 months to 18 August 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.

1 359 (49.25%) Java
1 359 (49.25%) Agile Software Development
2 270 (37.04%) JavaScript
3 266 (36.49%) C#
4 259 (35.53%) C++
5 258 (35.39%) HTML
6 239 (32.78%) Software Engineering
7 219 (30.04%) Degree
8 210 (28.81%) .NET
9 198 (27.16%) CSS
10 181 (24.83%) SQL
11 164 (22.50%) TDD
12 163 (22.36%) Computer Science
13 158 (21.67%) OOP
14 155 (21.26%) SQL Server
15 144 (19.75%) MVC
16 143 (19.62%) Linux
17 141 (19.34%) MySQL
17 141 (19.34%) PHP
18 140 (19.20%) Scrum
19 135 (18.52%) AngularJS
20 125 (17.15%) XML
21 120 (16.46%) Electronics
22 117 (16.05%) jQuery
23 109 (14.95%) C
24 104 (14.27%) Finance
24 104 (14.27%) HTML5
25 97 (13.31%) SDLC
26 95 (13.03%) Git (software)
27 92 (12.62%) Mathematics

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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 37 (5.08%) Apache
1 37 (5.08%) Confluence
2 24 (3.29%) WebSphere
3 23 (3.16%) Elasticsearch
4 22 (3.02%) OpenStack
5 18 (2.47%) CMS
5 18 (2.47%) nginx
5 18 (2.47%) WebLogic
6 17 (2.33%) Tomcat
7 11 (1.51%) Apache Solr
8 9 (1.23%) Traefik
9 8 (1.10%) Umbraco
10 7 (0.96%) Drupal
10 7 (0.96%) JBoss
10 7 (0.96%) WordPress
11 6 (0.82%) Apache Spark
11 6 (0.82%) Jetty
12 5 (0.69%) SharePoint
13 2 (0.27%) BizTalk Server
13 2 (0.27%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 11 (1.51%) Simulink
2 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (1.51%) Magento
2 3 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 65 (8.92%) Amazon AWS
2 63 (8.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 44 (6.04%) SaaS
4 23 (3.16%) IaaS
4 23 (3.16%) PaaS
5 12 (1.65%) GitHub
6 5 (0.69%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
6 5 (0.69%) Salesforce Service Cloud
6 5 (0.69%) Slack
7 4 (0.55%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.27%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.14%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.14%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.14%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.14%) CloudFront
9 1 (0.14%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 27 (3.70%) Internet
2 24 (3.29%) SSL
3 13 (1.78%) HTTP
4 4 (0.55%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.41%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (0.27%) FTP
6 2 (0.27%) Kerberos
6 2 (0.27%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 155 (21.26%) SQL Server
2 141 (19.34%) MySQL
3 91 (12.48%) NoSQL
4 68 (9.33%) Relational Database
5 40 (5.49%) MongoDB
5 40 (5.49%) PostgreSQL
6 35 (4.80%) Apache Cassandra
7 21 (2.88%) RDBMS
8 15 (2.06%) Redis
9 14 (1.92%) SQL Server 2016
10 13 (1.78%) Big Data
11 12 (1.65%) CouchDB
12 10 (1.37%) Hadoop
13 8 (1.10%) Blockchain
14 7 (0.96%) Azure SQL Database
14 7 (0.96%) SQLite
15 6 (0.82%) Couchbase
15 6 (0.82%) Riak
15 6 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
16 1 (0.14%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 95 (13.03%) Git (software)
2 56 (7.68%) JIRA
3 47 (6.45%) Mercurial
4 44 (6.04%) Jenkins
4 44 (6.04%) Selenium
5 43 (5.90%) Cucumber
6 41 (5.62%) Subversion
7 40 (5.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 38 (5.21%) JUnit
9 27 (3.70%) SpecFlow
10 26 (3.57%) NUnit
11 24 (3.29%) WebDriver
12 21 (2.88%) Bitbucket
13 18 (2.47%) MSTest
14 17 (2.33%) Capybara
14 17 (2.33%) WATIR
15 16 (2.19%) Grunt
15 16 (2.19%) Team Foundation Server
16 15 (2.06%) EasyMock
16 15 (2.06%) Protractor
General
1 120 (16.46%) Electronics
2 104 (14.27%) Finance
3 79 (10.84%) Marketing
4 77 (10.56%) Telecoms
5 76 (10.43%) Manufacturing
6 24 (3.29%) Games
7 22 (3.02%) Banking
8 14 (1.92%) Retail
9 11 (1.51%) Aerospace
10 7 (0.96%) Back Office
10 7 (0.96%) Publishing
11 5 (0.69%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.41%) Advertising
12 3 (0.41%) Multimedia
13 2 (0.27%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 480 (65.84%) Developer
2 173 (23.73%) Software Engineer
3 132 (18.11%) Software Developer
4 115 (15.78%) PHP Developer
5 112 (15.36%) Senior Developer
6 103 (14.13%) Java Developer
7 98 (13.44%) C# Developer
8 81 (11.11%) Graduate
9 75 (10.29%) Junior
10 67 (9.19%) .NET Developer
11 64 (8.78%) C++ Software Engineer
12 63 (8.64%) Java Engineer
13 59 (8.09%) Java Software Engineer
14 58 (7.96%) Graduate Developer
15 56 (7.68%) Junior Developer
16 52 (7.13%) Graduate Software Developer
17 38 (5.21%) C# .NET Developer
18 37 (5.08%) Senior Java Developer
19 36 (4.94%) C# Software Developer
20 35 (4.80%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 258 (35.39%) HTML
2 210 (28.81%) .NET
3 198 (27.16%) CSS
4 135 (18.52%) AngularJS
5 125 (17.15%) XML
6 117 (16.05%) jQuery
7 104 (14.27%) HTML5
8 91 (12.48%) ASP.NET
9 86 (11.80%) React
10 76 (10.43%) REST
11 75 (10.29%) Spring
12 74 (10.15%) Node.js
13 70 (9.60%) Web Services
14 57 (7.82%) JSON
15 55 (7.54%) RESTful
16 45 (6.17%) J2EE
17 41 (5.62%) ASP.NET MVC
18 38 (5.21%) Laravel
19 37 (5.08%) Hibernate
19 37 (5.08%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 163 (22.36%) Computer Science
2 49 (6.72%) Embedded Systems
3 46 (6.31%) Greenfield Project
4 36 (4.94%) Enterprise Software
5 35 (4.80%) User Experience
6 33 (4.53%) Analytical Skills
7 16 (2.19%) Wiki
8 15 (2.06%) Algorithms
9 14 (1.92%) Linux Command Line
9 14 (1.92%) Management Information System
10 11 (1.51%) Mobile App
11 10 (1.37%) Fintech
12 9 (1.23%) Streaming Video
13 8 (1.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 6 (0.82%) DataPower
15 5 (0.69%) Client/Server
15 5 (0.69%) Derivative
16 4 (0.55%) Photography
17 3 (0.41%) Hedge funds
17 3 (0.41%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 143 (19.62%) Linux
2 67 (9.19%) Windows
3 49 (6.72%) Android
4 46 (6.31%) Unix
5 30 (4.12%) Apple iOS
6 15 (2.06%) CentOS
6 15 (2.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (1.10%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 4 (0.55%) Debian
8 4 (0.55%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.41%) Windows Embedded Compact
10 2 (0.27%) Solaris
10 2 (0.27%) Windows Server
11 1 (0.14%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 359 (49.25%) Agile Software Development
2 239 (32.78%) Software Engineering
3 164 (22.50%) TDD
4 158 (21.67%) OOP
5 144 (19.75%) MVC
6 140 (19.20%) Scrum
7 97 (13.31%) SDLC
8 92 (12.62%) Mathematics
9 81 (11.11%) Web Development
10 79 (10.84%) OOD
11 78 (10.70%) Continuous Integration
12 72 (9.88%) Business Intelligence
13 71 (9.74%) Digital Marketing
13 71 (9.74%) Open Source
13 71 (9.74%) Programme Management
14 70 (9.60%) Test Automation
15 67 (9.19%) UML
16 64 (8.78%) BDD
17 58 (7.96%) E-Commerce
17 58 (7.96%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 359 (49.25%) Java
2 270 (37.04%) JavaScript
3 266 (36.49%) C#
4 259 (35.53%) C++
5 181 (24.83%) SQL
6 141 (19.34%) PHP
7 109 (14.95%) C
8 90 (12.35%) Python
9 40 (5.49%) Perl
10 39 (5.35%) Embedded C
11 30 (4.12%) Ruby
12 25 (3.43%) Scala
13 18 (2.47%) PHP 5
14 15 (2.06%) Bash Shell
14 15 (2.06%) TypeScript
15 14 (1.92%) MATLAB
16 13 (1.78%) T-SQL
17 12 (1.65%) Delphi
18 11 (1.51%) Fortran
19 9 (1.23%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 219 (30.04%) Degree
2 83 (11.39%) Computer Science Degree
3 44 (6.04%) Security Cleared
4 35 (4.80%) HND
5 20 (2.74%) SC Cleared
6 17 (2.33%) ISEB
6 17 (2.33%) ISTQB
6 17 (2.33%) Numerate Degree
7 15 (2.06%) DV Cleared
8 12 (1.65%) PhD
9 6 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (0.41%) Postgraduate
11 1 (0.14%) Chartered Engineer
11 1 (0.14%) Master's Degree
11 1 (0.14%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (3.43%) QA
2 6 (0.82%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.27%) DO-178B
3 2 (0.27%) MIL-STD-498
4 1 (0.14%) Basel II
4 1 (0.14%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.14%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.14%) TickIT
System Software
1 16 (2.19%) Firmware
2 14 (1.92%) Docker
3 1 (0.14%) LXC
Systems Management
1 23 (3.16%) Opscode Chef
2 22 (3.02%) Puppet
3 21 (2.88%) Ansible
4 6 (0.82%) Kibana
4 6 (0.82%) logstash
4 6 (0.82%) Salt
5 3 (0.41%) Icinga
6 1 (0.14%) Hadoop YARN
6 1 (0.14%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 84 (11.52%) Oracle
1 84 (11.52%) SAP
2 67 (9.19%) Microsoft
3 47 (6.45%) Zend
4 35 (4.80%) Freescale
5 15 (2.06%) Red Hat
6 10 (1.37%) TIBCO
7 9 (1.23%) Apigee
8 7 (0.96%) IBM
9 6 (0.82%) Software AG
9 6 (0.82%) Unisys
10 5 (0.69%) Dell
10 5 (0.69%) Google
10 5 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (0.55%) Xamarin
12 2 (0.27%) Citrix
12 2 (0.27%) Intel
13 1 (0.14%) Apple
13 1 (0.14%) Pegasus
13 1 (0.14%) Plumtree