The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 61 47 54
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +7
Permanent jobs citing OOP 16 23 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 2.09% 3.46% 0.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.38% 3.98% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 16 22 5
Average salary £33,500 £35,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.28% +20.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £32,550 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £47,435 £31,100
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
OOP
West Midlands

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
671 578 447
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 87.71% 86.92% 82.62%
Number of salaries quoted 562 469 334
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OOP across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OOP across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

OOP Salary Histogram in Coventry

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Coventry region citing OOP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OOP.

1 29 (72.50%) JavaScript
2 28 (70.00%) HTML
3 27 (67.50%) .NET
3 27 (67.50%) CSS
4 25 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (52.50%) SQL
6 20 (50.00%) C#
6 20 (50.00%) Ajax
7 16 (40.00%) OO
7 16 (40.00%) jQuery
8 15 (37.50%) HTML5
9 14 (35.00%) Unit Testing
9 14 (35.00%) CSS3
9 14 (35.00%) PHP
10 13 (32.50%) MVC
11 12 (30.00%) Scrum
11 12 (30.00%) MySQL
11 12 (30.00%) Linux
11 12 (30.00%) SDLC
12 11 (27.50%) Web Services
13 10 (25.00%) Oracle
13 10 (25.00%) PL/SQL
13 10 (25.00%) Advertising
13 10 (25.00%) User Experience
13 10 (25.00%) WCF
13 10 (25.00%) Drupal
14 8 (20.00%) Mentoring
14 8 (20.00%) Front End Development
15 7 (17.50%) Degree
16 6 (15.00%) Data Analysis

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Coventry region citing OOP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OOP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (25.00%) Drupal
2 2 (5.00%) Apache
3 1 (2.50%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Bluemix
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (30.00%) MySQL
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Concordion
1 3 (7.50%) Cucumber
1 3 (7.50%) Git (software)
1 3 (7.50%) RSpec
1 3 (7.50%) Selenium
1 3 (7.50%) Subversion
2 2 (5.00%) WATIR
3 1 (2.50%) Grunt
3 1 (2.50%) gulp
3 1 (2.50%) Jasmine
3 1 (2.50%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (2.50%) Mocha
3 1 (2.50%) Protractor
General
1 10 (25.00%) Advertising
2 2 (5.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.00%) Retail
3 1 (2.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 36 (90.00%) Developer
2 14 (35.00%) PHP Developer
3 13 (32.50%) C# Developer
4 12 (30.00%) HTML CSS Developer
4 12 (30.00%) HTML Developer
5 10 (25.00%) Junior
5 10 (25.00%) Junior Developer
5 10 (25.00%) Junior PHP Developer
5 10 (25.00%) MySQL Developer
5 10 (25.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 9 (22.50%) Software Developer
7 8 (20.00%) .NET Developer
7 8 (20.00%) Web Developer
8 7 (17.50%) C# Web Developer
9 6 (15.00%) C# .NET Developer
10 4 (10.00%) Agile Developer
10 4 (10.00%) C# Programmer
10 4 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 4 (10.00%) Mid-Level C# Developer
10 4 (10.00%) SQL Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (70.00%) HTML
2 27 (67.50%) .NET
2 27 (67.50%) CSS
3 20 (50.00%) Ajax
4 16 (40.00%) jQuery
5 15 (37.50%) HTML5
6 14 (35.00%) CSS3
7 11 (27.50%) Web Services
8 10 (25.00%) WCF
9 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET
9 3 (7.50%) Symfony
10 2 (5.00%) JSON
10 2 (5.00%) LAMP
10 2 (5.00%) XML
10 2 (5.00%) Yii
10 2 (5.00%) Zend Framework
11 1 (2.50%) AngularJS
11 1 (2.50%) RESTful
11 1 (2.50%) Sass
11 1 (2.50%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.00%) User Experience
2 3 (7.50%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.50%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.50%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 12 (30.00%) Linux
2 3 (7.50%) Android
2 3 (7.50%) Apple iOS
3 2 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (40.00%) OO
3 14 (35.00%) Unit Testing
4 13 (32.50%) MVC
5 12 (30.00%) Scrum
5 12 (30.00%) SDLC
6 8 (20.00%) Front End Development
6 8 (20.00%) Mentoring
7 6 (15.00%) Data Analysis
8 4 (10.00%) Web Development
9 3 (7.50%) Automated Testing
9 3 (7.50%) TDD
9 3 (7.50%) Test Automation
9 3 (7.50%) Test Scripting
10 2 (5.00%) Agile Project Management
10 2 (5.00%) BDD
10 2 (5.00%) OOD
10 2 (5.00%) Project Management
10 2 (5.00%) SOA
10 2 (5.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 29 (72.50%) JavaScript
2 21 (52.50%) SQL
3 20 (50.00%) C#
4 14 (35.00%) PHP
5 10 (25.00%) PL/SQL
6 3 (7.50%) Java
7 2 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (17.50%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (5.00%) Kony
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.00%) Zend
3 1 (2.50%) Facebook
3 1 (2.50%) Twitter
3 1 (2.50%) Xamarin