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

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 20 21 15
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -6
Permanent jobs citing OOP 6 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lichfield 7.32% 3.39% 3.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.82% 3.64% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 1
Median salary £31,000 £37,750 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.88% +67.77%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
OOP
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
68 55 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lichfield 82.93% 93.22% 79.31%
Number of salaries quoted 52 43 21
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,000 £27,050
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Lichfield

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

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Lichfield

OOP
Salary Trend in Lichfield

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

OOP Salary Trend in Lichfield

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lichfield

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, 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 Lichfield region with a requirement for OOP.

1 8 (100.00%) PHP
1 8 (100.00%) MySQL
1 8 (100.00%) LAMP
2 6 (75.00%) WAMP
2 6 (75.00%) HTML
2 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (75.00%) Intranet
2 6 (75.00%) CSS
2 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) Apache
2 6 (75.00%) jQuery
2 6 (75.00%) HTML5
3 5 (62.50%) Web Development
4 4 (50.00%) Business Development
4 4 (50.00%) Web 2.0
4 4 (50.00%) Logistics
4 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
4 4 (50.00%) MVC
4 4 (50.00%) OO PHP
4 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (25.00%) Performance Optimisation
5 2 (25.00%) LEMP Stack
5 2 (25.00%) CSS3
5 2 (25.00%) Phing
5 2 (25.00%) Semantic HTML
5 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
5 2 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (25.00%) Memcached
5 2 (25.00%) MongoDB

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Lichfield 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 6 (75.00%) Apache
2 2 (25.00%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) Intranet
2 1 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) MySQL
2 2 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (25.00%) Phing
1 2 (25.00%) PHPUnit
1 2 (25.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
1 8 (100.00%) PHP Developer
2 4 (50.00%) HTML CSS Developer
2 4 (50.00%) HTML Developer
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 4 (50.00%) MySQL Developer
2 4 (50.00%) OO PHP Developer
2 4 (50.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) LAMP
2 6 (75.00%) CSS
2 6 (75.00%) HTML
2 6 (75.00%) HTML5
2 6 (75.00%) jQuery
2 6 (75.00%) WAMP
3 2 (25.00%) CSS3
3 2 (25.00%) LEMP Stack
3 2 (25.00%) Memcached
3 2 (25.00%) RESTful
3 2 (25.00%) Semantic HTML
3 2 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (50.00%) Web 2.0
2 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (25.00%) W3C
3 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Web Development
2 4 (50.00%) Business Development
2 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (50.00%) Logistics
2 4 (50.00%) MVC
2 4 (50.00%) OO PHP
3 2 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Optimisation
3 2 (25.00%) SEO
3 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) PHP
2 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) PHP 5
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Google