The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 58 49 55
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +6
Permanent jobs citing OOP 3 22 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.56% 3.22% 2.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.66% 3.62% 3.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2 22 17
Median salary £36,750 £33,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.70% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,150 £30,000 £32,800
10% offered a salary of more than £39,350 £42,950 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Coventry region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
458 608 536
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 86.25% 88.89% 87.15%
Number of salaries quoted 361 515 463
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

The demand trend of job ads across the Coventry region citing OOP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

OOP
Salary Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OOP across the Coventry region.

OOP Salary Trend in Coventry

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT jobs citing OOP 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 Coventry region with a requirement for OOP.

1 6 (75.00%) Java
1 6 (75.00%) OO
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Test Scripting
3 4 (50.00%) Selenium
3 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 4 (50.00%) RSpec
3 4 (50.00%) Cucumber
3 4 (50.00%) REST
3 4 (50.00%) Concordion
3 4 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (50.00%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (50.00%) SOAP
3 4 (50.00%) Web Services
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle
4 3 (37.50%) DB2
4 3 (37.50%) Ant
4 3 (37.50%) Perl
4 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
4 3 (37.50%) ISTQB
4 3 (37.50%) Ruby
4 3 (37.50%) Scrum
4 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (37.50%) Issue Tracking
4 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
4 3 (37.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (37.50%) Functional Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Non-Functional Testing

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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 1 (12.50%) Apache
1 1 (12.50%) JBoss
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
1 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
1 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) DB2
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Concordion
1 4 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (50.00%) RSpec
1 4 (50.00%) Selenium
2 3 (37.50%) Ant
2 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 3 (37.50%) Hudson
2 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
2 3 (37.50%) JIRA
2 3 (37.50%) WATIR
3 2 (25.00%) Mercurial
4 1 (12.50%) JUnit
4 1 (12.50%) Log4j
4 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Test Automation Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Test Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Automation Tester
3 1 (12.50%) HTML CSS Developer
3 1 (12.50%) HTML Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Lead Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Lead Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) REST
1 4 (50.00%) SOAP
1 4 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (25.00%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (25.00%) JSON
2 2 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (12.50%) Apache OpenJPA
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (12.50%) CSS
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) HTML5
3 1 (12.50%) J2EE
3 1 (12.50%) JAX-RPC
3 1 (12.50%) JAX-WS
3 1 (12.50%) JMS
3 1 (12.50%) JPA
3 1 (12.50%) RESTful
3 1 (12.50%) Spring MVC
3 1 (12.50%) Spring Web Flow
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Animation
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
2 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (75.00%) OO
2 5 (62.50%) Test Scripting
3 4 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 4 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (37.50%) Functional Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Issue Tracking
4 3 (37.50%) Non-Functional Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Scrum
4 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
5 2 (25.00%) BDD
5 2 (25.00%) MVC
5 2 (25.00%) TDD
6 1 (12.50%) Agile Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (12.50%) QA Automation
6 1 (12.50%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
2 3 (37.50%) Perl
2 3 (37.50%) Ruby
3 2 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) Apple Swift
4 1 (12.50%) Objective-C
4 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
4 1 (12.50%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) ISTQB
1 3 (37.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Google
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft