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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 24 16 23
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +7
Permanent jobs citing OOP 3 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 4.17% 15.52% 4.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.84% 18.37% 5.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 0
Average salary £24,500 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.61% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £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
62 49 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 86.11% 84.48% 95.08%
Number of salaries quoted 59 39 47
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 2015, 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 4 (57.14%) C#
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) CSS
2 3 (42.86%) Delphi
2 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) PHP
2 3 (42.86%) VB
2 3 (42.86%) MySQL
2 3 (42.86%) MVC
2 3 (42.86%) MUMPS
2 3 (42.86%) Internet
2 3 (42.86%) IVR
2 3 (42.86%) Retail
2 3 (42.86%) InterSystems Cache
3 2 (28.57%) Symfony
3 2 (28.57%) Zend
3 2 (28.57%) CakePHP
3 2 (28.57%) Web Accessibility
3 2 (28.57%) Yii
3 2 (28.57%) Laravel
3 2 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
4 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (14.29%) Akamai
4 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
4 1 (14.29%) RDBMS

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Redditch by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) MySQL
1 3 (42.86%) InterSystems Cache
2 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (42.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Software Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Junior
3 2 (28.57%) Junior Developer
3 2 (28.57%) PHP Developer
3 2 (28.57%) MySQL Developer
3 2 (28.57%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior PHP Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior MySQL Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Junior PHP Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Junior C# Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) CSS
1 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) Symfony
2 2 (28.57%) CakePHP
2 2 (28.57%) Yii
2 2 (28.57%) Laravel
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (14.29%) .NET
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 1 (14.29%) SOAP
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
3 1 (14.29%) XML
3 1 (14.29%) LAMP
3 1 (14.29%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) MVC
2 2 (28.57%) Web Accessibility
2 2 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) OO
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) Delphi
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) PHP
2 3 (42.86%) VB
2 3 (42.86%) MUMPS
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Zend
2 1 (14.29%) Akamai