The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 52 70 46
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -24
Permanent jobs citing OOP 7 6 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.61% 1.04% 3.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.08% 1.24% 4.24%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 14
Average salary £33,000 £32,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +20.75%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
OOP
Leicestershire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
337 484 330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 77.65% 84.03% 77.83%
Number of salaries quoted 274 397 285
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,097
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.99%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OOP across the Leicester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

OOP
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

OOP Salary Trend in Leicester

OOP
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OOP across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

OOP Salary Histogram in Leicester

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 9 (90.00%) HTML
1 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (90.00%) CSS
2 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (60.00%) XML
3 6 (60.00%) PHP
3 6 (60.00%) MySQL
3 6 (60.00%) CodeIgniter
4 5 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 5 (50.00%) Liquibase
4 5 (50.00%) .NET
4 5 (50.00%) OO
4 5 (50.00%) MVC
5 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
5 4 (40.00%) C#
5 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
5 4 (40.00%) OO PHP
5 4 (40.00%) PHP5
6 3 (30.00%) jQuery
6 3 (30.00%) WCF
6 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (30.00%) HTML5
6 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 3 (30.00%) Entity Framework
6 3 (30.00%) CSS3
6 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
6 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
7 2 (20.00%) ReSharper
7 2 (20.00%) Ajax

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 2 (20.00%) CMS
2 1 (10.00%) Umbraco
2 1 (10.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (10.00%) Apache Solr
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) MySQL
2 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Liquibase
2 2 (20.00%) Subversion
2 2 (20.00%) ReSharper
3 1 (10.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) PHP Programmer
2 4 (40.00%) Programmer
2 4 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Agile .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Team Leader
4 1 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Front-End Web Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) HTML
1 9 (90.00%) CSS
2 6 (60.00%) XML
2 6 (60.00%) CodeIgniter
3 5 (50.00%) .NET
3 5 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
5 3 (30.00%) jQuery
5 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (30.00%) HTML5
5 3 (30.00%) Entity Framework
5 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 3 (30.00%) WCF
5 3 (30.00%) CSS3
6 2 (20.00%) Ajax
6 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (20.00%) REST
6 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET 2.0
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Android
2 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) OO
2 5 (50.00%) MVC
3 4 (40.00%) OO PHP
4 2 (20.00%) BDD
4 2 (20.00%) TDD
4 2 (20.00%) Web Development
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (10.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (60.00%) PHP
3 4 (40.00%) C#
3 4 (40.00%) PHP5
4 1 (10.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) EPiServer
1 1 (10.00%) Sitecore
1 1 (10.00%) Facebook
1 1 (10.00%) Twitter