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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 28 31 30
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Permanent jobs citing OO 36 40 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 6.72% 7.04% 7.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.47% 9.01% 9.84%
Number of salaries quoted 34 40 38
Average salary £38,750 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.71% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,000 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
425 444 386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 79.29% 78.17% 76.44%
Number of salaries quoted 368 393 328
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 30 January 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 30 January 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
Stoke-on-Trent +10 14 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Stafford 0 8 £38,750 +10.71% 2
Burton-upon-Trent +7 5 £50,000 +42.85%
Tamworth -3 4 £32,500 -13.33% 1
Lichfield - 1 £47,500 -
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West Midlands

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 69 (72.63%) .NET
2 52 (54.74%) ASP.NET
3 48 (50.53%) HTML
4 47 (49.47%) JavaScript
4 47 (49.47%) OOP
5 46 (48.42%) VB.NET
6 44 (46.32%) SQL Server
7 42 (44.21%) SQL
7 42 (44.21%) C#
8 37 (38.95%) CSS
9 31 (32.63%) jQuery
10 28 (29.47%) Web Development
11 25 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
12 24 (25.26%) MVC
13 22 (23.16%) OOD
14 20 (21.05%) Unit Testing
15 19 (20.00%) PHP
15 19 (20.00%) .NET Framework
16 18 (18.95%) TDD
16 18 (18.95%) VB
17 17 (17.89%) T-SQL
18 16 (16.84%) Microsoft
19 15 (15.79%) Visual Studio
19 15 (15.79%) VB6
19 15 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
20 14 (14.74%) Software Engineering
21 13 (13.68%) Windows
21 13 (13.68%) Middleware
21 13 (13.68%) SaaS
21 13 (13.68%) Relational Database

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Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 5 (5.26%) CMS
2 2 (2.11%) Node.js
2 2 (2.11%) Apache
3 1 (1.05%) IIS
3 1 (1.05%) Liferay
Applications
1 12 (12.63%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.32%) Photoshop
2 6 (6.32%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (1.05%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (13.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.37%) Modbus
2 5 (5.26%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.16%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (46.32%) SQL Server
2 15 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (13.68%) Relational Database
4 9 (9.47%) MySQL
5 7 (7.37%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (4.21%) NoSQL
7 3 (3.16%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (3.16%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.05%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 15 (15.79%) Visual Studio
2 9 (9.47%) Git (software)
3 8 (8.42%) Subversion
4 6 (6.32%) Phing
4 6 (6.32%) Ant
5 5 (5.26%) NUnit
5 5 (5.26%) Eclipse
5 5 (5.26%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.11%) JIRA
7 1 (1.05%) Selenium
7 1 (1.05%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (1.05%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 1 (1.05%) PHPUnit
General
1 9 (9.47%) Finance
2 5 (5.26%) Marketing
3 2 (2.11%) Retail
4 1 (1.05%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 71 (74.74%) Developer
2 45 (47.37%) .NET Developer
3 19 (20.00%) VB.NET Developer
4 16 (16.84%) Senior Developer
5 12 (12.63%) Lead Developer
6 11 (11.58%) Software Engineer
6 11 (11.58%) Web Developer
7 9 (9.47%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 9 (9.47%) Programmer
8 8 (8.42%) Software Developer
8 8 (8.42%) Team Leader
8 8 (8.42%) Development Team Leader
9 7 (7.37%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
9 7 (7.37%) Senior .NET Developer
9 7 (7.37%) PHP Developer
9 7 (7.37%) Senior Software Engineer
9 7 (7.37%) Senior Web Developer
10 6 (6.32%) Systems Developer
10 6 (6.32%) C# Developer
11 5 (5.26%) Software Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (72.63%) .NET
2 52 (54.74%) ASP.NET
3 48 (50.53%) HTML
4 37 (38.95%) CSS
5 31 (32.63%) jQuery
6 19 (20.00%) .NET Framework
7 13 (13.68%) Middleware
8 12 (12.63%) WinForms
8 12 (12.63%) WPF
9 10 (10.53%) HTML5
10 9 (9.47%) CSS3
11 8 (8.42%) Ajax
12 7 (7.37%) XML
13 6 (6.32%) REST
13 6 (6.32%) Backbone.js
13 6 (6.32%) Sass
13 6 (6.32%) LESS
13 6 (6.32%) DOM
14 5 (5.26%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 4 (4.21%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.58%) N-Tier
1 11 (11.58%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (10.53%) Device Driver
3 7 (7.37%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.21%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.11%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.11%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (2.11%) User Experience
5 2 (2.11%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.11%) Physics
6 1 (1.05%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.05%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 13 (13.68%) Windows
2 10 (10.53%) Nucleus RTOS
3 9 (9.47%) UNIX
4 5 (5.26%) Linux
5 1 (1.05%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (49.47%) OOP
2 28 (29.47%) Web Development
3 25 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (25.26%) MVC
5 22 (23.16%) OOD
6 20 (21.05%) Unit Testing
7 18 (18.95%) TDD
8 14 (14.74%) Software Engineering
9 11 (11.58%) Scrum
10 10 (10.53%) Software Architecture
10 10 (10.53%) UML
11 9 (9.47%) E-Commerce
12 6 (6.32%) Performance Tuning
12 6 (6.32%) Mentoring
12 6 (6.32%) SOA
12 6 (6.32%) Automated Testing
13 5 (5.26%) Refactoring
13 5 (5.26%) Configuration Management
13 5 (5.26%) People Management
13 5 (5.26%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 47 (49.47%) JavaScript
2 46 (48.42%) VB.NET
3 42 (44.21%) SQL
3 42 (44.21%) C#
4 19 (20.00%) PHP
5 18 (18.95%) VB
6 17 (17.89%) T-SQL
7 15 (15.79%) VB6
8 12 (12.63%) C++
9 6 (6.32%) PHP5
10 4 (4.21%) VBScript
11 3 (3.16%) Java
12 2 (2.11%) F#
12 2 (2.11%) Erlang
12 2 (2.11%) Clojure
12 2 (2.11%) Scala
12 2 (2.11%) Ruby
13 1 (1.05%) C
13 1 (1.05%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 6 (6.32%) Degree
2 5 (5.26%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 2 (2.11%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 16 (16.84%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.53%) QNX
3 6 (6.32%) Adobe
4 1 (1.05%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.05%) Twitter
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