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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 54 64 37
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -27
Permanent jobs citing OOP 5 13 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.18% 2.25% 6.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.51% 2.68% 8.21%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 28
Average salary £33,000 £32,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +20.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £22,100 £26,050
10% offered a salary of more than £40,200 £41,500 £31,500
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
332 485 341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 78.12% 84.06% 77.32%
Number of salaries quoted 265 383 295
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,428 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,350 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +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 27 March 2015.

OOP Salary Histogram in Leicester

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 11 (100.00%) HTML
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
2 8 (72.73%) PHP
2 8 (72.73%) MySQL
3 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (54.55%) jQuery
4 5 (45.45%) CodeIgniter
4 5 (45.45%) HTML5
4 5 (45.45%) OO
4 5 (45.45%) MVC
4 5 (45.45%) XML
4 5 (45.45%) CSS3
5 4 (36.36%) AngularJS
5 4 (36.36%) Liquibase
5 4 (36.36%) .NET
5 4 (36.36%) Subversion
6 3 (27.27%) .NET Framework
6 3 (27.27%) WCF
6 3 (27.27%) Apple iOS
6 3 (27.27%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 3 (27.27%) PHP5
6 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (27.27%) Android
6 3 (27.27%) C#
6 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
6 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
6 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
6 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
6 3 (27.27%) OO PHP

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 1 (9.09%) CMS
1 1 (9.09%) Umbraco
1 1 (9.09%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (9.09%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) MySQL
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Subversion
1 4 (36.36%) Liquibase
2 2 (18.18%) ReSharper
2 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
3 1 (9.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) PHP Programmer
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Programmer
2 3 (27.27%) .NET Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Agile .NET Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Magento Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Magento Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Team Leader
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Team Leader
4 1 (9.09%) PHP Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Front-End Web Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) HTML
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
2 6 (54.55%) jQuery
3 5 (45.45%) CodeIgniter
3 5 (45.45%) XML
3 5 (45.45%) CSS3
3 5 (45.45%) HTML5
4 4 (36.36%) AngularJS
4 4 (36.36%) .NET
5 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
5 3 (27.27%) .NET Framework
5 3 (27.27%) WCF
5 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 3 (27.27%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (18.18%) REST
6 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (18.18%) RESTful
6 2 (18.18%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Android
1 3 (27.27%) Apple iOS
2 2 (18.18%) Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) OO
2 5 (45.45%) MVC
3 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
3 3 (27.27%) OO PHP
4 2 (18.18%) Web Design
4 2 (18.18%) BDD
4 2 (18.18%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (18.18%) Android Development
4 2 (18.18%) iOS Development
4 2 (18.18%) SEO
4 2 (18.18%) TDD
4 2 (18.18%) Web Development
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (9.09%) Scrum
5 1 (9.09%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (72.73%) PHP
3 3 (27.27%) C#
3 3 (27.27%) PHP5
4 1 (9.09%) SQL
4 1 (9.09%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Adobe
2 1 (9.09%) EPiServer
2 1 (9.09%) Sitecore
2 1 (9.09%) Facebook
2 1 (9.09%) Twitter