The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank - 30 30
Permanent jobs citing OOP 0 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands - 1.05% 1.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.45% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
OOP
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
103 138 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 77.44% 72.63% 76.24%
Number of salaries quoted 63 99 90
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £32,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £75,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

OOP
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

OOP Salary Trend in the Midlands

OOP
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Advertising
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Backbone.js
1 2 (100.00%) Underscore.js
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) Drupal
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) Smarty
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Yii
2 1 (50.00%) Razor View Engine
2 1 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 (50.00%) Drupal
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
General
1 2 (100.00%) Advertising
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Front-End Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
2 1 (50.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Backbone.js
1 2 (100.00%) Underscore.js
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) Smarty
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Yii
2 1 (50.00%) Razor View Engine
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP