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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 33 27 31
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Permanent jobs citing OOP 3 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 1.29% 1.80% 1.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.66% 2.20% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 4
Average salary £22,500 £29,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.36% -0.83%
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
181 91 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 77.68% 81.98% 72.48%
Number of salaries quoted 147 75 74
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £31,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOP within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015. 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 -7 1 £26,500 -10.92%
OOP
West Midlands

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 9 (100.00%) OO
2 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 6 (66.67%) PHP
3 5 (55.56%) MySQL
3 5 (55.56%) MVC
3 5 (55.56%) OO PHP
4 4 (44.44%) Laravel
4 4 (44.44%) Symfony
4 4 (44.44%) Zend
4 4 (44.44%) SQL
4 4 (44.44%) C#
4 4 (44.44%) .NET
4 4 (44.44%) E-Commerce
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 3 (33.33%) VB
5 3 (33.33%) XML
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (22.22%) Degree
6 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
6 2 (22.22%) Open Source
6 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
6 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
6 2 (22.22%) HTML
6 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
7 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
7 1 (11.11%) Data Security
7 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
7 1 (11.11%) Back Office
7 1 (11.11%) ETL

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) MySQL
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
2 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) PHP Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Applications Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Data Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
1 4 (44.44%) Symfony
1 4 (44.44%) Laravel
2 3 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
3 2 (22.22%) HTML
4 1 (11.11%) CSS
4 1 (11.11%) SOAP
4 1 (11.11%) Web Services
4 1 (11.11%) XHTML
4 1 (11.11%) WPF
4 1 (11.11%) jQuery
4 1 (11.11%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
1 2 (22.22%) Open Source
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) OO
2 5 (55.56%) MVC
2 5 (55.56%) OO PHP
3 4 (44.44%) E-Commerce
4 1 (11.11%) ETL
4 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) Data Security
4 1 (11.11%) Database Mirroring
4 1 (11.11%) Data Management
4 1 (11.11%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 6 (66.67%) PHP
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) C#
3 3 (33.33%) VB
4 1 (11.11%) VBA
4 1 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Zend
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Sage
3 1 (11.11%) Remedy
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle