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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 22 34 39
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +5
Permanent jobs citing OO 51 38 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 8.07% 6.12% 5.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.02% 8.30% 7.02%
Number of salaries quoted 48 38 27
Average salary £39,250 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.14% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
OO
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
509 458 399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 80.54% 73.75% 76.88%
Number of salaries quoted 432 387 325
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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
Stoke-on-Trent +14 22 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Tamworth +2 10 £30,000 -20.00%
Lichfield - 6 £47,500 -
Stafford -1 4 £30,000 +25.00%
Burton-upon-Trent +2 2 £50,000 +42.85%
OO
West Midlands

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 78 (70.91%) .NET
2 60 (54.55%) HTML
2 60 (54.55%) SQL Server
3 58 (52.73%) JavaScript
4 56 (50.91%) ASP.NET
5 55 (50.00%) VB.NET
6 52 (47.27%) OOP
7 51 (46.36%) SQL
8 44 (40.00%) CSS
9 41 (37.27%) C#
10 36 (32.73%) jQuery
11 34 (30.91%) Web Development
12 28 (25.45%) .NET Framework
13 27 (24.55%) Agile Software Development
14 25 (22.73%) Microsoft
14 25 (22.73%) Unit Testing
15 24 (21.82%) MVC
15 24 (21.82%) Relational Database
16 23 (20.91%) OOD
16 23 (20.91%) PHP
16 23 (20.91%) T-SQL
17 22 (20.00%) Windows
17 22 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
18 21 (19.09%) WinForms
19 20 (18.18%) XML
20 18 (16.36%) TDD
21 17 (15.45%) WPF
22 16 (14.55%) VB
22 16 (14.55%) Finance
23 13 (11.82%) Subversion

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Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 7 (6.36%) CMS
2 4 (3.64%) IIS
3 2 (1.82%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.91%) Liferay
4 1 (0.91%) Apache
Applications
1 13 (11.82%) MS Excel
2 9 (8.18%) Adobe Illustrator
2 9 (8.18%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.91%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.36%) Internet
2 4 (3.64%) Modbus
3 3 (2.73%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 24 (21.82%) Relational Database
3 22 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 10 (9.09%) MySQL
6 7 (6.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (6.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (6.36%) RDBMS
7 5 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.82%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.91%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.91%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.91%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 13 (11.82%) Subversion
2 10 (9.09%) Visual Studio
3 9 (8.18%) Ant
3 9 (8.18%) Phing
4 6 (5.45%) Git (software)
5 5 (4.55%) Eclipse
5 5 (4.55%) NUnit
5 5 (4.55%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.91%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 1 (0.91%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.91%) PHPUnit
6 1 (0.91%) JIRA
6 1 (0.91%) Selenium
General
1 16 (14.55%) Finance
2 5 (4.55%) Marketing
3 2 (1.82%) Advertising
4 1 (0.91%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 84 (76.36%) Developer
2 49 (44.55%) .NET Developer
3 23 (20.91%) VB.NET Developer
4 17 (15.45%) Senior Developer
5 16 (14.55%) Software Developer
6 13 (11.82%) Web Developer
7 10 (9.09%) PHP Developer
8 9 (8.18%) Lead Developer
9 8 (7.27%) Programmer
9 8 (7.27%) Software Engineer
9 8 (7.27%) Senior .NET Developer
10 7 (6.36%) DBA
10 7 (6.36%) Systems Developer
10 7 (6.36%) Administrator
10 7 (6.36%) .NET Software Developer
11 6 (5.45%) PHP Web Developer
11 6 (5.45%) C# Developer
11 6 (5.45%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 6 (5.45%) Senior Web Developer
12 5 (4.55%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (70.91%) .NET
2 60 (54.55%) HTML
3 56 (50.91%) ASP.NET
4 44 (40.00%) CSS
5 36 (32.73%) jQuery
6 28 (25.45%) .NET Framework
7 21 (19.09%) WinForms
8 20 (18.18%) XML
9 17 (15.45%) WPF
10 10 (9.09%) Middleware
10 10 (9.09%) HTML5
10 10 (9.09%) CSS3
11 9 (8.18%) Backbone.js
11 9 (8.18%) Sass
11 9 (8.18%) LESS
11 9 (8.18%) REST
11 9 (8.18%) DOM
12 8 (7.27%) Web Services
13 7 (6.36%) Ajax
14 4 (3.64%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.00%) N-Tier
2 8 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (6.36%) Computer Science
4 6 (5.45%) Device Driver
5 4 (3.64%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.82%) Physics
6 2 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.82%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.91%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.91%) User Experience
7 1 (0.91%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.91%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.91%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.91%) Open Source
7 1 (0.91%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 22 (20.00%) Windows
2 10 (9.09%) UNIX
3 7 (6.36%) Linux
4 6 (5.45%) Nucleus RTOS
5 3 (2.73%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (47.27%) OOP
2 34 (30.91%) Web Development
3 27 (24.55%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (22.73%) Unit Testing
5 24 (21.82%) MVC
6 23 (20.91%) OOD
7 18 (16.36%) TDD
8 12 (10.91%) Performance Tuning
9 11 (10.00%) E-Commerce
10 10 (9.09%) Software Engineering
11 9 (8.18%) SOA
12 8 (7.27%) Scrum
13 6 (5.45%) UML
13 6 (5.45%) Automated Testing
13 6 (5.45%) Software Architecture
14 5 (4.55%) Kanban
14 5 (4.55%) Refactoring
14 5 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
14 5 (4.55%) Configuration Management
14 5 (4.55%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 58 (52.73%) JavaScript
2 55 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 51 (46.36%) SQL
4 41 (37.27%) C#
5 23 (20.91%) PHP
5 23 (20.91%) T-SQL
6 16 (14.55%) VB
7 10 (9.09%) VB6
8 8 (7.27%) PHP5
8 8 (7.27%) C++
9 4 (3.64%) Java
9 4 (3.64%) VBScript
10 2 (1.82%) Erlang
10 2 (1.82%) F#
10 2 (1.82%) Scala
10 2 (1.82%) Clojure
11 1 (0.91%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 11 (10.00%) Degree
2 5 (4.55%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 2 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 25 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.18%) Adobe
3 6 (5.45%) QNX
4 3 (2.73%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.82%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.91%) Twitter
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