The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 33 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Permanent jobs citing OOP 5 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 2.49% 4.17% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.60% 4.55% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 0
Average salary £27,500 £28,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
OOP
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
139 110 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 69.15% 91.67% 76.80%
Number of salaries quoted 95 64 64
Average salary £35,000 £42,887 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.39% +7.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,500 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

OOP
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

OOP Salary Trend in Shropshire

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 10 (90.91%) OO
2 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
2 7 (63.64%) PHP
2 7 (63.64%) .NET
3 6 (54.55%) C#
3 6 (54.55%) SQL
3 6 (54.55%) MVC
4 5 (45.45%) MySQL
5 4 (36.36%) VB
5 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
5 4 (36.36%) Visual Studio
5 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
5 4 (36.36%) XML
5 4 (36.36%) E-Commerce
5 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
5 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (36.36%) Symfony
5 4 (36.36%) Zend
5 4 (36.36%) Laravel
5 4 (36.36%) OO PHP
6 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
6 3 (27.27%) Degree
6 3 (27.27%) C
6 3 (27.27%) HTML
7 2 (18.18%) Oracle
7 2 (18.18%) VBA
7 2 (18.18%) Windows
7 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
7 2 (18.18%) Data Security
7 2 (18.18%) Management Information System

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) IBM Notes
2 1 (9.09%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) MySQL
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Visual Studio
2 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (18.18%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) PHP Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Applications Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Administrator
4 2 (18.18%) Data Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) .NET
2 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
2 4 (36.36%) XML
2 4 (36.36%) Symfony
2 4 (36.36%) Laravel
3 3 (27.27%) HTML
4 2 (18.18%) WPF
5 1 (9.09%) jQuery
5 1 (9.09%) HTML5
5 1 (9.09%) CSS3
5 1 (9.09%) Ajax
5 1 (9.09%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
2 2 (18.18%) Open Source
2 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 2 (18.18%) Clustering
3 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
1 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) OO
2 6 (54.55%) MVC
3 4 (36.36%) OO PHP
3 4 (36.36%) E-Commerce
4 2 (18.18%) ETL
4 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
4 2 (18.18%) Data Security
4 2 (18.18%) Data Management
4 2 (18.18%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
1 7 (63.64%) PHP
2 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) C#
3 4 (36.36%) VB
4 3 (27.27%) C
5 2 (18.18%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) HNC
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
1 4 (36.36%) Zend
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) Sage
2 2 (18.18%) Remedy
3 1 (9.09%) Lotus