The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Staffordshire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 30 40 40
Rank change year-on-year
+10 0
Permanent jobs citing OO 59 32 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 8.17% 4.83% 4.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.59% 6.11% 5.63%
Number of salaries quoted 59 29 22
Average salary £32,500 £32,750 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.76% +3.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,450 £22,300
10% offered a salary of more than £42,258 £39,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
509 524 391
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 70.50% 79.03% 74.48%
Number of salaries quoted 407 456 307
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,050 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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West Midlands

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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 31 July 2014.

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 31 July 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
Stafford -1 14 £29,500 -1.66%
Stoke-on-Trent +5 13 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Tamworth +10 7 £34,000 +3.03% 1
Lichfield -5 5 £30,000 -14.28% 2
Burton-upon-Trent -10 2 £32,500 +5.69%
Rugeley - 1 £41,572 -
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West Midlands

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 63 (73.26%) .NET
2 52 (60.47%) JavaScript
3 47 (54.65%) ASP.NET
4 45 (52.33%) C#
5 44 (51.16%) SQL Server
6 42 (48.84%) HTML
7 40 (46.51%) SQL
7 40 (46.51%) VB.NET
8 39 (45.35%) OOP
9 34 (39.53%) CSS
10 30 (34.88%) jQuery
11 25 (29.07%) Web Development
12 24 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
13 23 (26.74%) .NET Framework
14 22 (25.58%) Software Engineering
14 22 (25.58%) MVC
15 20 (23.26%) SOA
16 19 (22.09%) PHP
17 18 (20.93%) Windows
17 18 (20.93%) XML
18 17 (19.77%) T-SQL
18 17 (19.77%) Subversion
19 16 (18.60%) TDD
19 16 (18.60%) Microsoft
19 16 (18.60%) VB
20 15 (17.44%) Relational Database
21 14 (16.28%) Visual Studio
21 14 (16.28%) Degree
21 14 (16.28%) Unit Testing
22 13 (15.12%) VB6

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Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 3 (3.49%) IIS
2 2 (2.33%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (2.33%) CMS
2 2 (2.33%) Node.js
Applications
1 11 (12.79%) Adobe Illustrator
1 11 (12.79%) MS Excel
1 11 (12.79%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 11 (12.79%) TCP/IP
2 8 (9.30%) Internet
2 8 (9.30%) HTTP
3 2 (2.33%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (51.16%) SQL Server
2 15 (17.44%) Relational Database
3 11 (12.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (12.79%) Crystal Reports
4 9 (10.47%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (10.47%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (6.98%) RDBMS
5 6 (6.98%) MySQL
5 6 (6.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (6.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (4.65%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (2.33%) OLTP
7 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 17 (19.77%) Subversion
2 14 (16.28%) Visual Studio
3 11 (12.79%) Ant
3 11 (12.79%) Phing
General
1 11 (12.79%) Finance
2 3 (3.49%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.33%) Advertising
4 1 (1.16%) Automotive
4 1 (1.16%) Retail
Job Titles
1 69 (80.23%) Developer
2 46 (53.49%) .NET Developer
3 21 (24.42%) VB.NET Developer
4 17 (19.77%) Programmer
5 14 (16.28%) ASP.NET Developer
6 13 (15.12%) Software Developer
6 13 (15.12%) Software Engineer
7 12 (13.95%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
8 10 (11.63%) .NET Programmer
8 10 (11.63%) .NET Software Engineer
9 9 (10.47%) Agile .NET Developer
9 9 (10.47%) ASP.NET Programmer
9 9 (10.47%) Web Developer
10 6 (6.98%) Administrator
10 6 (6.98%) DBA
10 6 (6.98%) Senior Developer
10 6 (6.98%) Web Programmer
10 6 (6.98%) PHP Developer
10 6 (6.98%) .NET Software Developer
11 4 (4.65%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (73.26%) .NET
2 47 (54.65%) ASP.NET
3 42 (48.84%) HTML
4 34 (39.53%) CSS
5 30 (34.88%) jQuery
6 23 (26.74%) .NET Framework
7 18 (20.93%) XML
8 13 (15.12%) WinForms
8 13 (15.12%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 12 (13.95%) Ajax
10 11 (12.79%) Software Packaging
10 11 (12.79%) WPF
10 11 (12.79%) Web Services
10 11 (12.79%) Backbone.js
10 11 (12.79%) Sass
10 11 (12.79%) LESS
11 10 (11.63%) REST
11 10 (11.63%) DOM
11 10 (11.63%) WCF
12 8 (9.30%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.79%) N-Tier
2 5 (5.81%) Internet of Things
3 2 (2.33%) Streaming Video
3 2 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.16%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.16%) E-Learning
4 1 (1.16%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 18 (20.93%) Windows
2 8 (9.30%) Linux
3 6 (6.98%) CentOS
4 1 (1.16%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (45.35%) OOP
2 25 (29.07%) Web Development
3 24 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (25.58%) Software Engineering
4 22 (25.58%) MVC
5 20 (23.26%) SOA
6 16 (18.60%) TDD
7 14 (16.28%) Unit Testing
8 13 (15.12%) OOD
9 11 (12.79%) Migration
10 9 (10.47%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (10.47%) E-Commerce
11 6 (6.98%) Scrum
11 6 (6.98%) Performance Tuning
12 4 (4.65%) Multithreading
13 3 (3.49%) Business Analysis
14 2 (2.33%) Penetration Testing
14 2 (2.33%) Logistics
14 2 (2.33%) Security Testing
14 2 (2.33%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 52 (60.47%) JavaScript
2 45 (52.33%) C#
3 40 (46.51%) SQL
3 40 (46.51%) VB.NET
4 19 (22.09%) PHP
5 17 (19.77%) T-SQL
6 16 (18.60%) VB
7 13 (15.12%) VB6
8 6 (6.98%) PHP5
9 3 (3.49%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (16.28%) Degree
2 2 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 16 (18.60%) Microsoft
2 11 (12.79%) Adobe
3 6 (6.98%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.33%) Sitecore
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £15000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + pension, parking
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Sitecore project
Posted: 8 days ago
Staffordshire
DP Connect
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + pension
Posted: 9 days ago
Staffordshire
DP Connect
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 15 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Lichfield
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago