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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 27 36 34
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -2
Permanent jobs citing OO 61 29 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 8.56% 4.37% 5.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.73% 5.57% 6.51%
Number of salaries quoted 60 27 25
Average salary £32,750 £34,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.07% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £22,450 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £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
520 521 384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 72.93% 78.58% 77.26%
Number of salaries quoted 411 440 307
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +6 13 £35,000 +6.06% 1
Stafford +3 12 £32,500 +8.33% 1
Stoke-on-Trent +3 10 £33,750 -3.57%
Lichfield -2 5 £30,000 -14.28%
Burton-upon-Trent - 2 £32,500 -
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 29 August 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 67 (69.79%) .NET
2 60 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 53 (55.21%) HTML
4 46 (47.92%) SQL
4 46 (47.92%) ASP.NET
5 43 (44.79%) C#
5 43 (44.79%) SQL Server
6 42 (43.75%) CSS
6 42 (43.75%) VB.NET
7 40 (41.67%) OOP
8 34 (35.42%) jQuery
9 32 (33.33%) Web Development
10 24 (25.00%) .NET Framework
10 24 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
11 23 (23.96%) PHP
12 21 (21.88%) SOA
12 21 (21.88%) MVC
12 21 (21.88%) Subversion
13 20 (20.83%) Software Engineering
14 19 (19.79%) XML
14 19 (19.79%) Windows
15 18 (18.75%) T-SQL
15 18 (18.75%) OOD
15 18 (18.75%) Microsoft
15 18 (18.75%) Relational Database
16 17 (17.71%) VB
16 17 (17.71%) TDD
16 17 (17.71%) Unit Testing
17 15 (15.63%) WinForms
18 14 (14.58%) Finance

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Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (3.13%) IIS
2 2 (2.08%) CMS
2 2 (2.08%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (2.08%) Node.js
3 1 (1.04%) Liferay
3 1 (1.04%) Apache
Applications
1 13 (13.54%) Photoshop
1 13 (13.54%) Adobe Illustrator
2 11 (11.46%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.04%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 13 (13.54%) TCP/IP
2 10 (10.42%) Internet
3 7 (7.29%) HTTP
4 2 (2.08%) Asterisk PBX
5 1 (1.04%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (44.79%) SQL Server
2 18 (18.75%) Relational Database
3 11 (11.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (11.46%) Crystal Reports
4 8 (8.33%) MySQL
5 7 (7.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (7.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (7.29%) RDBMS
6 6 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (2.08%) OLTP
8 2 (2.08%) NoSQL
8 2 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 21 (21.88%) Subversion
2 13 (13.54%) Ant
2 13 (13.54%) Visual Studio
2 13 (13.54%) Phing
3 1 (1.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (1.04%) JIRA
3 1 (1.04%) Selenium
3 1 (1.04%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.04%) PHPUnit
3 1 (1.04%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 14 (14.58%) Finance
2 3 (3.13%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.08%) Advertising
4 1 (1.04%) Retail
4 1 (1.04%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 77 (80.21%) Developer
2 46 (47.92%) .NET Developer
3 23 (23.96%) VB.NET Developer
4 15 (15.63%) Software Developer
5 13 (13.54%) Programmer
6 12 (12.50%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
7 11 (11.46%) Web Developer
7 11 (11.46%) ASP.NET Developer
8 10 (10.42%) PHP Developer
8 10 (10.42%) Software Engineer
9 8 (8.33%) Senior Developer
10 7 (7.29%) DBA
10 7 (7.29%) Administrator
10 7 (7.29%) .NET Software Developer
11 6 (6.25%) ASP.NET Programmer
11 6 (6.25%) Agile .NET Developer
11 6 (6.25%) .NET Programmer
11 6 (6.25%) Web Programmer
11 6 (6.25%) .NET Software Engineer
11 6 (6.25%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (69.79%) .NET
2 53 (55.21%) HTML
3 46 (47.92%) ASP.NET
4 42 (43.75%) CSS
5 34 (35.42%) jQuery
6 24 (25.00%) .NET Framework
7 19 (19.79%) XML
8 15 (15.63%) WinForms
9 13 (13.54%) WPF
9 13 (13.54%) Backbone.js
9 13 (13.54%) Sass
9 13 (13.54%) LESS
9 13 (13.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 12 (12.50%) REST
10 12 (12.50%) Ajax
10 12 (12.50%) DOM
11 11 (11.46%) Web Services
11 11 (11.46%) Software Packaging
12 10 (10.42%) WCF
12 10 (10.42%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.46%) N-Tier
2 5 (5.21%) Internet of Things
3 2 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.08%) Mathematics
3 2 (2.08%) Streaming Video
4 1 (1.04%) E-Learning
4 1 (1.04%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.04%) Device Driver
4 1 (1.04%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.04%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 19 (19.79%) Windows
2 12 (12.50%) Linux
3 7 (7.29%) UNIX
3 7 (7.29%) CentOS
4 1 (1.04%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (41.67%) OOP
2 32 (33.33%) Web Development
3 24 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (21.88%) SOA
4 21 (21.88%) MVC
5 20 (20.83%) Software Engineering
6 18 (18.75%) OOD
7 17 (17.71%) TDD
7 17 (17.71%) Unit Testing
8 11 (11.46%) Migration
9 9 (9.38%) E-Commerce
9 9 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (7.29%) Performance Tuning
11 6 (6.25%) Multithreading
11 6 (6.25%) Scrum
12 4 (4.17%) Low Latency
13 3 (3.13%) UML
13 3 (3.13%) Business Analysis
14 2 (2.08%) Security Testing
14 2 (2.08%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 60 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 46 (47.92%) SQL
3 43 (44.79%) C#
4 42 (43.75%) VB.NET
5 23 (23.96%) PHP
6 18 (18.75%) T-SQL
7 17 (17.71%) VB
8 13 (13.54%) VB6
9 7 (7.29%) PHP5
10 6 (6.25%) Java
11 3 (3.13%) C++
12 2 (2.08%) Erlang
12 2 (2.08%) F#
12 2 (2.08%) Scala
12 2 (2.08%) Clojure
13 1 (1.04%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 11 (11.46%) Degree
2 2 (2.08%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 18 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 13 (13.54%) Adobe
3 7 (7.29%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.08%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.04%) QNX
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