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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 26 31 41
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +10
Permanent jobs citing OO 53 59 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 8.20% 8.17% 4.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.41% 10.87% 5.91%
Number of salaries quoted 49 59 29
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -0.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,450
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £42,258 £39,500
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
563 543 541
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 87.15% 75.21% 81.60%
Number of salaries quoted 476 428 470
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 £28,000 £24,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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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 3 August 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 3 August 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 -4 16 £40,000 +35.59% 2
Stoke-on-Trent -1 11 £37,500 +15.38% 3
Cannock - 6 £55,000 -
Tamworth -18 5 £35,000 +2.94%
Lichfield -2 3 £41,500 +38.33%
Burton-upon-Trent +12 1 £23,000 -29.23%
OO
West Midlands

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 77 (63.64%) .NET
2 67 (55.37%) C#
3 61 (50.41%) JavaScript
4 60 (49.59%) HTML
5 58 (47.93%) ASP.NET
6 56 (46.28%) SQL Server
7 55 (45.45%) MVC
8 54 (44.63%) CSS
8 54 (44.63%) jQuery
9 46 (38.02%) OOP
10 45 (37.19%) Agile Software Development
11 41 (33.88%) SQL
11 41 (33.88%) ASP.NET MVC
12 37 (30.58%) PHP
12 37 (30.58%) MySQL
12 37 (30.58%) Microsoft
13 35 (28.93%) HTML5
13 35 (28.93%) NoSQL
14 32 (26.45%) Git (software)
14 32 (26.45%) VB.NET
15 30 (24.79%) WCF
16 29 (23.97%) TDD
17 27 (22.31%) T-SQL
18 26 (21.49%) Ajax
19 25 (20.66%) Windows
20 24 (19.83%) Linux
21 23 (19.01%) RESTful
22 22 (18.18%) Web Application Development
22 22 (18.18%) Unit Testing
23 21 (17.36%) Apache

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Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 21 (17.36%) Apache
1 21 (17.36%) Node.js
2 5 (4.13%) IIS
3 4 (3.31%) CMS
4 2 (1.65%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (3.31%) Simulink
2 2 (1.65%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.31%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.96%) VoIP
1 6 (4.96%) Modbus
2 5 (4.13%) Internet
3 1 (0.83%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (46.28%) SQL Server
2 37 (30.58%) MySQL
3 35 (28.93%) NoSQL
4 19 (15.70%) Relational Database
5 16 (13.22%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.65%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 32 (26.45%) Git (software)
2 10 (8.26%) Subversion
3 4 (3.31%) JIRA
3 4 (3.31%) Jenkins
3 4 (3.31%) TeamCity
4 3 (2.48%) Visual Studio
4 3 (2.48%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (1.65%) NUnit
5 2 (1.65%) ReSharper
5 2 (1.65%) Selenium
5 2 (1.65%) PHPUnit
5 2 (1.65%) Moq
6 1 (0.83%) Hudson
6 1 (0.83%) Grunt
General
1 19 (15.70%) Retail
2 9 (7.44%) Back Office
3 8 (6.61%) Marketing
4 6 (4.96%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.31%) Finance
Job Titles
1 91 (75.21%) Developer
2 37 (30.58%) .NET Developer
3 32 (26.45%) PHP Developer
4 19 (15.70%) Web Developer
5 13 (10.74%) Senior Developer
5 13 (10.74%) Architect
5 13 (10.74%) PHP Web Developer
6 11 (9.09%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 11 (9.09%) Software Engineer
7 10 (8.26%) Lead Developer
7 10 (8.26%) Senior PHP Developer
8 9 (7.44%) Software Developer
9 8 (6.61%) VB.NET Developer
9 8 (6.61%) Senior Web Developer
9 8 (6.61%) Senior PHP Web Developer
10 7 (5.79%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 6 (4.96%) Lead PHP Developer
12 5 (4.13%) WinForms Developer
12 5 (4.13%) Data Integration Architect
12 5 (4.13%) Systems Integration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (63.64%) .NET
2 60 (49.59%) HTML
3 58 (47.93%) ASP.NET
4 54 (44.63%) CSS
4 54 (44.63%) jQuery
5 41 (33.88%) ASP.NET MVC
6 35 (28.93%) HTML5
7 30 (24.79%) WCF
8 26 (21.49%) Ajax
9 23 (19.01%) RESTful
10 21 (17.36%) ASP.NET Web API
11 18 (14.88%) .NET Framework
11 18 (14.88%) WinForms
12 16 (13.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 15 (12.40%) CSS3
14 12 (9.92%) WPF
15 10 (8.26%) DHTML
15 10 (8.26%) REST
16 8 (6.61%) SOAP
17 7 (5.79%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.44%) Computer Science
2 7 (5.79%) N-Tier
2 7 (5.79%) Device Driver
2 7 (5.79%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.96%) Clustering
4 5 (4.13%) Data Integration
5 4 (3.31%) User Experience
6 2 (1.65%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.65%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (1.65%) W3C
7 1 (0.83%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.83%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 25 (20.66%) Windows
2 24 (19.83%) Linux
3 7 (5.79%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (45.45%) MVC
2 46 (38.02%) OOP
3 45 (37.19%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (23.97%) TDD
5 22 (18.18%) Unit Testing
5 22 (18.18%) Web Application Development
6 19 (15.70%) BDD
7 16 (13.22%) Software Engineering
8 13 (10.74%) OOD
8 13 (10.74%) SOA
8 13 (10.74%) Mentoring
9 12 (9.92%) OO PHP
9 12 (9.92%) Web Development
10 10 (8.26%) SDLC
11 9 (7.44%) Data Architecture
12 8 (6.61%) Digital Marketing
13 7 (5.79%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (5.79%) UML
13 7 (5.79%) Scrum
13 7 (5.79%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 67 (55.37%) C#
2 61 (50.41%) JavaScript
3 41 (33.88%) SQL
4 37 (30.58%) PHP
5 32 (26.45%) VB.NET
6 27 (22.31%) T-SQL
7 19 (15.70%) Ruby
8 8 (6.61%) C++
9 7 (5.79%) VB
10 4 (3.31%) MATLAB
11 3 (2.48%) VB6
11 3 (2.48%) Java
12 2 (1.65%) PHP5
12 2 (1.65%) C
13 1 (0.83%) VC++
Qualifications
1 15 (12.40%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.83%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (3.31%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 37 (30.58%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.79%) QNX
3 4 (3.31%) Google
4 1 (0.83%) Twitter
4 1 (0.83%) Oracle
Stafford
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Stoke on Trent
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum plus standard company benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago