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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 24 36 40
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +4
Permanent jobs citing OO 53 47 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 8.66% 6.30% 5.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.17% 8.27% 6.23%
Number of salaries quoted 48 47 29
Average salary £38,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.46% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,300 £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
521 568 546
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 85.13% 76.14% 81.98%
Number of salaries quoted 447 452 469
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 7 July 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 7 July 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
Stafford -1 17 £40,000 +35.59% 4
Tamworth -11 11 £37,500 +10.29% 2
Stoke-on-Trent -5 9 £25,000 -23.07% 2
Cannock - 3 £53,000 -
Lichfield +1 2 £41,500 +38.33%
Burton-upon-Trent +18 1 £23,000 -29.23%
OO
West Midlands

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 73 (62.39%) .NET
2 64 (54.70%) C#
3 57 (48.72%) JavaScript
3 57 (48.72%) ASP.NET
4 56 (47.86%) SQL Server
5 54 (46.15%) MVC
6 51 (43.59%) HTML
7 50 (42.74%) jQuery
8 44 (37.61%) CSS
9 43 (36.75%) OOP
9 43 (36.75%) Agile Software Development
10 41 (35.04%) SQL
11 37 (31.62%) Microsoft
11 37 (31.62%) ASP.NET MVC
12 34 (29.06%) Git (software)
12 34 (29.06%) PHP
12 34 (29.06%) MySQL
13 33 (28.21%) VB.NET
13 33 (28.21%) NoSQL
14 30 (25.64%) TDD
14 30 (25.64%) WCF
15 27 (23.08%) T-SQL
16 26 (22.22%) HTML5
17 24 (20.51%) Web Application Development
18 23 (19.66%) ASP.NET Web API
18 23 (19.66%) Node.js
18 23 (19.66%) Ajax
19 22 (18.80%) Unit Testing
20 21 (17.95%) Ruby
20 21 (17.95%) Retail

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Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 23 (19.66%) Node.js
2 19 (16.24%) Apache
3 4 (3.42%) CMS
4 2 (1.71%) WordPress
4 2 (1.71%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (3.42%) Simulink
2 2 (1.71%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.84%) Modbus
2 6 (5.13%) VoIP
3 2 (1.71%) Internet
4 1 (0.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (47.86%) SQL Server
2 34 (29.06%) MySQL
3 33 (28.21%) NoSQL
4 18 (15.38%) Relational Database
5 14 (11.97%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (3.42%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 34 (29.06%) Git (software)
2 9 (7.69%) Subversion
3 5 (4.27%) JIRA
3 5 (4.27%) Visual Studio
4 3 (2.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (2.56%) Jenkins
4 3 (2.56%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.71%) NUnit
5 2 (1.71%) ReSharper
5 2 (1.71%) Selenium
5 2 (1.71%) PHPUnit
5 2 (1.71%) Moq
6 1 (0.85%) Hudson
6 1 (0.85%) Grunt
General
1 21 (17.95%) Retail
2 9 (7.69%) Back Office
3 6 (5.13%) Telecoms
4 5 (4.27%) Finance
4 5 (4.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 88 (75.21%) Developer
2 39 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 29 (24.79%) PHP Developer
4 16 (13.68%) Web Developer
5 13 (11.11%) Software Engineer
6 11 (9.40%) Senior Developer
6 11 (9.40%) Lead Developer
6 11 (9.40%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 10 (8.55%) PHP Web Developer
7 10 (8.55%) Architect
8 9 (7.69%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 8 (6.84%) VB.NET Developer
9 8 (6.84%) Senior PHP Developer
10 7 (5.98%) Software Developer
11 6 (5.13%) Lead PHP Developer
12 5 (4.27%) Senior PHP Web Developer
12 5 (4.27%) Technical Architect
12 5 (4.27%) Programmer
12 5 (4.27%) Senior Web Developer
12 5 (4.27%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (62.39%) .NET
2 57 (48.72%) ASP.NET
3 51 (43.59%) HTML
4 50 (42.74%) jQuery
5 44 (37.61%) CSS
6 37 (31.62%) ASP.NET MVC
7 30 (25.64%) WCF
8 26 (22.22%) HTML5
9 23 (19.66%) ASP.NET Web API
9 23 (19.66%) Ajax
10 21 (17.95%) RESTful
11 18 (15.38%) .NET Framework
12 17 (14.53%) WinForms
13 14 (11.97%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 13 (11.11%) WPF
15 12 (10.26%) CSS3
16 10 (8.55%) Middleware
16 10 (8.55%) DHTML
17 7 (5.98%) LAMP
17 7 (5.98%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.55%) Device Driver
2 8 (6.84%) Computer Science
2 8 (6.84%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.13%) Clustering
3 6 (5.13%) N-Tier
4 5 (4.27%) User Experience
5 4 (3.42%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (1.71%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.71%) W3C
6 2 (1.71%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.85%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 21 (17.95%) Windows
1 21 (17.95%) Linux
2 10 (8.55%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (46.15%) MVC
2 43 (36.75%) OOP
2 43 (36.75%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (25.64%) TDD
4 24 (20.51%) Web Application Development
5 22 (18.80%) Unit Testing
6 21 (17.95%) BDD
7 17 (14.53%) Software Engineering
8 15 (12.82%) SDLC
9 12 (10.26%) Mentoring
9 12 (10.26%) OOD
9 12 (10.26%) SOA
10 10 (8.55%) UML
10 10 (8.55%) Software Architecture
11 9 (7.69%) Web Development
12 8 (6.84%) Scrum
12 8 (6.84%) OO PHP
13 7 (5.98%) Data Architecture
14 6 (5.13%) Project Management
15 5 (4.27%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 64 (54.70%) C#
2 57 (48.72%) JavaScript
3 41 (35.04%) SQL
4 34 (29.06%) PHP
5 33 (28.21%) VB.NET
6 27 (23.08%) T-SQL
7 21 (17.95%) Ruby
8 11 (9.40%) C++
9 7 (5.98%) VB
10 5 (4.27%) VB6
11 4 (3.42%) MATLAB
12 3 (2.56%) C
12 3 (2.56%) Java
13 2 (1.71%) PHP5
14 1 (0.85%) VC++
Qualifications
1 11 (9.40%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.85%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (2.56%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 37 (31.62%) Microsoft
2 10 (8.55%) QNX
3 1 (0.85%) Twitter
3 1 (0.85%) Oracle
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