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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 26 46 43
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -3
Permanent jobs citing OO 56 20 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 7.79% 3.17% 4.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.82% 4.27% 6.01%
Number of salaries quoted 54 20 23
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £35,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
570 468 416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 79.28% 74.29% 82.54%
Number of salaries quoted 450 385 333
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,450 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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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 1 October 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 1 October 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
Tamworth +13 19 £33,000 +14.78% 2
Stafford +7 10 £30,000 +46.34% 2
Stoke-on-Trent -2 7 £40,000 +14.28%
Lichfield -9 2 £27,500 -21.42% 2
Rugeley - 1 £41,572 -
Burton-upon-Trent - 1 £32,500 -
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West Midlands

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 72 (68.57%) JavaScript
1 72 (68.57%) .NET
2 65 (61.90%) HTML
3 52 (49.52%) CSS
4 49 (46.67%) ASP.NET
5 48 (45.71%) SQL
5 48 (45.71%) SQL Server
6 46 (43.81%) OOP
7 44 (41.90%) VB.NET
7 44 (41.90%) C#
8 41 (39.05%) jQuery
9 37 (35.24%) Web Development
10 31 (29.52%) Agile Software Development
11 30 (28.57%) PHP
12 27 (25.71%) MVC
13 24 (22.86%) Subversion
13 24 (22.86%) .NET Framework
14 23 (21.90%) XML
15 21 (20.00%) OOD
16 20 (19.05%) SOA
16 20 (19.05%) Windows
16 20 (19.05%) Relational Database
17 19 (18.10%) Unit Testing
17 19 (18.10%) VB
17 19 (18.10%) Microsoft
18 18 (17.14%) T-SQL
18 18 (17.14%) TDD
19 17 (16.19%) WinForms
19 17 (16.19%) Degree
20 16 (15.24%) Finance

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Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 4 (3.81%) IIS
2 2 (1.90%) Node.js
2 2 (1.90%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (1.90%) CMS
3 1 (0.95%) Apache
3 1 (0.95%) Liferay
Applications
1 16 (15.24%) Photoshop
1 16 (15.24%) Adobe Illustrator
2 10 (9.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.95%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 13 (12.38%) TCP/IP
2 11 (10.48%) Internet
3 3 (2.86%) HTTP
4 2 (1.90%) Modbus
4 2 (1.90%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (45.71%) SQL Server
2 20 (19.05%) Relational Database
3 14 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (10.48%) Crystal Reports
5 8 (7.62%) MySQL
6 7 (6.67%) RDBMS
6 7 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (5.71%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (1.90%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.90%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 24 (22.86%) Subversion
2 16 (15.24%) Ant
2 16 (15.24%) Phing
3 11 (10.48%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.95%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.95%) JIRA
4 1 (0.95%) Selenium
4 1 (0.95%) PHPUnit
4 1 (0.95%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.95%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 16 (15.24%) Finance
2 3 (2.86%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.90%) Advertising
4 1 (0.95%) Automotive
4 1 (0.95%) Retail
Job Titles
1 81 (77.14%) Developer
2 44 (41.90%) .NET Developer
3 25 (23.81%) VB.NET Developer
4 17 (16.19%) Software Developer
4 17 (16.19%) Programmer
5 16 (15.24%) Web Developer
6 13 (12.38%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
7 12 (11.43%) Senior Developer
8 11 (10.48%) Software Engineer
8 11 (10.48%) ASP.NET Developer
9 10 (9.52%) PHP Developer
10 7 (6.67%) DBA
10 7 (6.67%) Administrator
10 7 (6.67%) .NET Software Developer
11 6 (5.71%) ASP.NET Programmer
11 6 (5.71%) Agile .NET Developer
11 6 (5.71%) .NET Programmer
11 6 (5.71%) Web Programmer
11 6 (5.71%) .NET Software Engineer
11 6 (5.71%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (68.57%) .NET
2 65 (61.90%) HTML
3 52 (49.52%) CSS
4 49 (46.67%) ASP.NET
5 41 (39.05%) jQuery
6 24 (22.86%) .NET Framework
7 23 (21.90%) XML
8 17 (16.19%) WinForms
9 16 (15.24%) Backbone.js
9 16 (15.24%) Sass
9 16 (15.24%) LESS
10 15 (14.29%) REST
10 15 (14.29%) DOM
11 13 (12.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 13 (12.38%) WPF
12 12 (11.43%) Ajax
12 12 (11.43%) Web Services
13 11 (10.48%) Software Packaging
14 10 (9.52%) WCF
15 7 (6.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.48%) N-Tier
1 11 (10.48%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.76%) Internet of Things
3 4 (3.81%) Mathematics
4 2 (1.90%) Algorithms
4 2 (1.90%) User Experience
4 2 (1.90%) Physics
4 2 (1.90%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.90%) Device Driver
4 2 (1.90%) Streaming Video
5 1 (0.95%) E-Learning
5 1 (0.95%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.95%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.95%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 20 (19.05%) Windows
2 12 (11.43%) Linux
3 10 (9.52%) UNIX
4 7 (6.67%) CentOS
5 2 (1.90%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (43.81%) OOP
2 37 (35.24%) Web Development
3 31 (29.52%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (25.71%) MVC
5 21 (20.00%) OOD
6 20 (19.05%) SOA
7 19 (18.10%) Unit Testing
8 18 (17.14%) TDD
9 16 (15.24%) Software Engineering
10 11 (10.48%) Migration
11 7 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
12 5 (4.76%) E-Commerce
12 5 (4.76%) Scrum
12 5 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (4.76%) Multithreading
13 4 (3.81%) Low Latency
13 4 (3.81%) Time Management
13 4 (3.81%) Business Analysis
14 3 (2.86%) UML
14 3 (2.86%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 72 (68.57%) JavaScript
2 48 (45.71%) SQL
3 44 (41.90%) VB.NET
3 44 (41.90%) C#
4 30 (28.57%) PHP
5 19 (18.10%) VB
6 18 (17.14%) T-SQL
7 13 (12.38%) VB6
8 7 (6.67%) PHP5
9 6 (5.71%) Java
10 4 (3.81%) C++
10 4 (3.81%) VBScript
11 2 (1.90%) Scala
11 2 (1.90%) F#
11 2 (1.90%) Clojure
11 2 (1.90%) Erlang
12 1 (0.95%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 17 (16.19%) Degree
2 2 (1.90%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.90%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 19 (18.10%) Microsoft
2 16 (15.24%) Adobe
3 7 (6.67%) Red Hat
4 2 (1.90%) Sitecore
4 2 (1.90%) QNX
Lichfield
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Existent Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Staffordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
QUANTICA
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Advantage XPO
Posted: 6 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Sitecore project
Posted: 16 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Staffordshire
DP Connect
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 26 days ago