The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OO over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 16 38 33
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -5
Permanent jobs citing OO 65 29 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 10.62% 5.06% 6.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.43% 6.68% 7.81%
Number of salaries quoted 60 29 35
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £40,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 Staffordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
484 434 461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 79.08% 75.74% 81.59%
Number of salaries quoted 437 355 392
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

OO Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OO across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

OO Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

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Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
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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
Stafford +5 25 £40,000 +23.07% 3
Tamworth -4 21 £37,500 - 2
Stoke-on-Trent +4 7 £32,500 -3.70% 1
Burton-upon-Trent +12 1 £50,000 +42.85%
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West Midlands

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 71 (65.14%) .NET
2 59 (54.13%) ASP.NET
3 55 (50.46%) C#
4 49 (44.95%) SQL
5 48 (44.04%) OOP
6 47 (43.12%) SQL Server
7 46 (42.20%) JavaScript
8 45 (41.28%) VB.NET
9 43 (39.45%) MVC
10 41 (37.61%) HTML
11 39 (35.78%) jQuery
12 34 (31.19%) CSS
13 33 (30.28%) Agile Software Development
14 29 (26.61%) Microsoft
15 25 (22.94%) PHP
15 25 (22.94%) MySQL
16 24 (22.02%) ASP.NET MVC
17 23 (21.10%) T-SQL
18 22 (20.18%) Git (software)
19 21 (19.27%) NoSQL
19 21 (19.27%) TDD
20 20 (18.35%) Unit Testing
20 20 (18.35%) Ajax
20 20 (18.35%) .NET Framework
21 18 (16.51%) WCF
21 18 (16.51%) Windows
21 18 (16.51%) HTML5
22 17 (15.60%) VB
23 16 (14.68%) Web Development
23 16 (14.68%) Visual Studio

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Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 13 (11.93%) Apache
1 13 (11.93%) Node.js
2 2 (1.83%) CMS
2 2 (1.83%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (5.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.75%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.34%) Modbus
2 6 (5.50%) VoIP
3 3 (2.75%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (43.12%) SQL Server
2 25 (22.94%) MySQL
3 21 (19.27%) NoSQL
4 16 (14.68%) Relational Database
5 13 (11.93%) SQL Server 2005
6 11 (10.09%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (2.75%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (1.83%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 22 (20.18%) Git (software)
2 16 (14.68%) Visual Studio
3 5 (4.59%) JIRA
4 4 (3.67%) NUnit
5 3 (2.75%) Subversion
6 2 (1.83%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (1.83%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.83%) ReSharper
6 2 (1.83%) Selenium
6 2 (1.83%) PHPUnit
6 2 (1.83%) Moq
6 2 (1.83%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.92%) Hudson
7 1 (0.92%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.92%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (11.01%) Retail
2 7 (6.42%) Back Office
2 7 (6.42%) Finance
3 6 (5.50%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.83%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 80 (73.39%) Developer
2 47 (43.12%) .NET Developer
3 19 (17.43%) PHP Developer
4 17 (15.60%) Lead Developer
4 17 (15.60%) VB.NET Developer
5 13 (11.93%) Software Engineer
6 11 (10.09%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 11 (10.09%) Senior Developer
7 9 (8.26%) Web Developer
7 9 (8.26%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 8 (7.34%) Programmer
9 7 (6.42%) Architect
9 7 (6.42%) Senior Software Engineer
9 7 (6.42%) Team Leader
9 7 (6.42%) Development Team Leader
9 7 (6.42%) C# Programmer
9 7 (6.42%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
9 7 (6.42%) Software Programmer
10 6 (5.50%) Software Team Leader
10 6 (5.50%) Lead PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (65.14%) .NET
2 59 (54.13%) ASP.NET
3 41 (37.61%) HTML
4 39 (35.78%) jQuery
5 34 (31.19%) CSS
6 24 (22.02%) ASP.NET MVC
7 20 (18.35%) Ajax
7 20 (18.35%) .NET Framework
8 18 (16.51%) HTML5
8 18 (16.51%) WCF
9 13 (11.93%) ASP.NET Web API
9 13 (11.93%) WinForms
10 12 (11.01%) Middleware
10 12 (11.01%) RESTful
11 11 (10.09%) WPF
12 9 (8.26%) CSS3
12 9 (8.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 8 (7.34%) DHTML
14 7 (6.42%) LAMP
15 6 (5.50%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.01%) Device Driver
2 10 (9.17%) N-Tier
3 8 (7.34%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (5.50%) Clustering
5 5 (4.59%) Computer Science
5 5 (4.59%) User Experience
6 4 (3.67%) Embedded Systems
7 3 (2.75%) Open Source
8 2 (1.83%) W3C
8 2 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.92%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 18 (16.51%) Windows
2 15 (13.76%) Linux
3 12 (11.01%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (44.04%) OOP
2 43 (39.45%) MVC
3 33 (30.28%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (19.27%) TDD
5 20 (18.35%) Unit Testing
6 16 (14.68%) Web Development
7 15 (13.76%) Software Engineering
8 14 (12.84%) Web Application Development
9 13 (11.93%) Mentoring
10 12 (11.01%) Software Architecture
10 12 (11.01%) BDD
10 12 (11.01%) UML
10 12 (11.01%) OOD
11 10 (9.17%) SOA
11 10 (9.17%) Scrum
12 6 (5.50%) Project Management
12 6 (5.50%) QMS
13 5 (4.59%) Data Architecture
13 5 (4.59%) E-Commerce
14 4 (3.67%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 55 (50.46%) C#
2 49 (44.95%) SQL
3 46 (42.20%) JavaScript
4 45 (41.28%) VB.NET
5 25 (22.94%) PHP
6 23 (21.10%) T-SQL
7 17 (15.60%) VB
8 15 (13.76%) VB6
9 12 (11.01%) Ruby
9 12 (11.01%) C++
10 4 (3.67%) PHP5
11 3 (2.75%) C
11 3 (2.75%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.92%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (4.59%) Degree
2 2 (1.83%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Vendors
1 29 (26.61%) Microsoft
2 12 (11.01%) QNX
3 2 (1.83%) Twitter
4 1 (0.92%) Oracle
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 2 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Robert Walters
Posted: 2 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Advantage XPO
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: 6 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Cyber Media Solutions Limited
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum plus pension benefit
Posted: 19 days ago