The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lichfield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OO over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 12 - 13
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OO 6 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lichfield 10.34% - 5.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.04% - 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 2
Average salary £47,500 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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Staffordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Lichfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
46 26 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lichfield 79.31% 86.67% 45.71%
Number of salaries quoted 43 22 16
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +41.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,950 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £32,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

OO
Jobs Demand Trend in Lichfield

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Lichfield

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Salary Trend in Lichfield

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

OO Salary Trend in Lichfield

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lichfield

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Lichfield region citing OO 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 OO.

1 8 (88.89%) HTML
1 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
1 8 (88.89%) PHP
1 8 (88.89%) MySQL
1 8 (88.89%) CSS
1 8 (88.89%) PHP5
1 8 (88.89%) jQuery
2 6 (66.67%) OOP
3 5 (55.56%) Eclipse
3 5 (55.56%) Configuration Management
3 5 (55.56%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (55.56%) Automated Testing
3 5 (55.56%) Ajax
3 5 (55.56%) Web Development
3 5 (55.56%) Refactoring
3 5 (55.56%) Computer Science
3 5 (55.56%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 5 (55.56%) CMS
3 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
3 5 (55.56%) SaaS
3 5 (55.56%) HTML5
3 5 (55.56%) CSS3
3 5 (55.56%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (55.56%) People Management
4 3 (33.33%) Subversion
4 3 (33.33%) LAMP
4 3 (33.33%) MVC
4 3 (33.33%) CentOS

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Top Related IT Skills in Lichfield by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Lichfield region citing OO 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 OO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (55.56%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Eclipse
1 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
2 3 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 1 (11.11%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) Lead Developer
3 2 (22.22%) PHP Developer
3 2 (22.22%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) HTML
1 8 (88.89%) CSS
1 8 (88.89%) jQuery
2 5 (55.56%) HTML5
2 5 (55.56%) CSS3
2 5 (55.56%) Ajax
3 3 (33.33%) XML
3 3 (33.33%) LAMP
3 3 (33.33%) SOAP
4 1 (11.11%) Web Services
4 1 (11.11%) .NET
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Computer Science
1 5 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
1 3 (33.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) OOP
2 5 (55.56%) Configuration Management
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Automated Testing
2 5 (55.56%) Web Development
2 5 (55.56%) Refactoring
2 5 (55.56%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (55.56%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (55.56%) People Management
3 3 (33.33%) MVC
4 1 (11.11%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
1 8 (88.89%) PHP
1 8 (88.89%) PHP5
2 1 (11.11%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Red Hat