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

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 25 - 22
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OO 1 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 0.96% - 6.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.79% - 7.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 5
Average salary £24,000 - £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
56 51 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 53.85% 58.62% 79.50%
Number of salaries quoted 42 29 76
Average salary £42,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,700 £25,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

OO Salary Trend in Shropshire

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Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford - 1 £24,000 -
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West Midlands

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 2 (66.67%) MySQL
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) MCAD
2 1 (33.33%) MCSD
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Fireworks
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) WinForms
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) NUnit
2 1 (33.33%) Ajax

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Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) Fireworks
1 1 (33.33%) GIMP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (33.33%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Web Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C++ Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Web Designer
3 1 (33.33%) C++ Software Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C++/C# Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Designer
3 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) XML
1 1 (33.33%) WinForms
1 1 (33.33%) Ajax
1 1 (33.33%) WCF
1 1 (33.33%) WPF
1 1 (33.33%) Zend Framework
1 1 (33.33%) LINQ
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) TDD
1 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Web Development
1 1 (33.33%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCAD
1 1 (33.33%) MCSD
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix
1 1 (33.33%) Zend
1 1 (33.33%) Typemock