The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Redditch region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 8 10 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing OOP 12 16 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 21.43% 25.81% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 24.00% 32.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 0
Average salary £32,500 £27,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
OOP
Worcestershire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Redditch
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
50 50 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 89.29% 80.65% 85.71%
Number of salaries quoted 43 43 54
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,050 £27,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Redditch

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

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Redditch

OOP
Salary Trend in Redditch

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

OOP Salary Trend in Redditch

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Redditch

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Redditch 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 30 (100.00%) C#
2 23 (76.67%) Internet
3 20 (66.67%) .NET
3 20 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 20 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 20 (66.67%) MVC
4 13 (43.33%) VB.NET
4 13 (43.33%) MySQL
4 13 (43.33%) Intranet
4 13 (43.33%) WCF
5 10 (33.33%) Delphi
5 10 (33.33%) VB
5 10 (33.33%) Windows
5 10 (33.33%) MUMPS
5 10 (33.33%) IVR
5 10 (33.33%) Retail
5 10 (33.33%) InterSystems Cache
6 7 (23.33%) HTML
6 7 (23.33%) Web Services
6 7 (23.33%) OO
6 7 (23.33%) RDBMS
6 7 (23.33%) CAD
6 7 (23.33%) GIS
6 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (23.33%) Data Management
6 7 (23.33%) Software Engineering
6 7 (23.33%) Ajax
6 7 (23.33%) Software Testing
6 7 (23.33%) Web Development
6 7 (23.33%) Computer Science

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Redditch by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Redditch 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.

Communications & Networking
1 23 (76.67%) Internet
2 13 (43.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 13 (43.33%) MySQL
3 10 (33.33%) InterSystems Cache
4 7 (23.33%) Relational Database
4 7 (23.33%) RDBMS
General
1 10 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (100.00%) Developer
2 18 (60.00%) .NET Developer
3 12 (40.00%) Software Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Senior .NET Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (66.67%) .NET
1 20 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 13 (43.33%) WCF
3 7 (23.33%) RESTful
3 7 (23.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (23.33%) HTML
3 7 (23.33%) Web Services
3 7 (23.33%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 10 (33.33%) IVR
2 7 (23.33%) Computer Science
2 7 (23.33%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 10 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (66.67%) MVC
2 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (23.33%) Data Management
2 7 (23.33%) Software Engineering
2 7 (23.33%) Software Testing
2 7 (23.33%) Web Development
2 7 (23.33%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (23.33%) OO
2 7 (23.33%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) C#
2 13 (43.33%) VB.NET
3 10 (33.33%) MUMPS
3 10 (33.33%) Delphi
3 10 (33.33%) VB