The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Staffordshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 32 40 43
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +3
Permanent jobs citing OO 54 33 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 7.40% 5.00% 3.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.42% 6.32% 5.28%
Number of salaries quoted 54 29 21
Average salary £32,500 £32,750 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.76% +3.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,700 £20,750
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £39,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
518 522 398
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 70.96% 79.09% 75.38%
Number of salaries quoted 418 452 319
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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West Midlands

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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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +3 13 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Stafford 0 13 £29,000 -3.33% 1
Tamworth +10 7 £34,000 +3.03%
Lichfield -3 5 £30,000 -14.28% 2
Burton-upon-Trent -6 1 £32,500 +10.16%
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 25 July 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 63 (75.00%) .NET
2 50 (59.52%) JavaScript
3 47 (55.95%) C#
4 46 (54.76%) ASP.NET
5 44 (52.38%) SQL Server
6 41 (48.81%) VB.NET
7 40 (47.62%) SQL
8 39 (46.43%) HTML
9 37 (44.05%) OOP
10 32 (38.10%) CSS
11 29 (34.52%) jQuery
12 24 (28.57%) .NET Framework
12 24 (28.57%) Software Engineering
12 24 (28.57%) Web Development
13 23 (27.38%) Agile Software Development
14 22 (26.19%) MVC
15 20 (23.81%) SOA
16 18 (21.43%) Windows
16 18 (21.43%) PHP
17 17 (20.24%) T-SQL
18 16 (19.05%) XML
18 16 (19.05%) TDD
18 16 (19.05%) Subversion
19 15 (17.86%) OOD
19 15 (17.86%) VB
19 15 (17.86%) Visual Studio
20 14 (16.67%) Degree
21 13 (15.48%) Unit Testing
21 13 (15.48%) VB6
21 13 (15.48%) Microsoft

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Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (3.57%) IIS
2 2 (2.38%) Node.js
3 1 (1.19%) CMS
3 1 (1.19%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 12 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 10 (11.90%) Adobe Illustrator
2 10 (11.90%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 11 (13.10%) TCP/IP
2 9 (10.71%) HTTP
3 8 (9.52%) Internet
4 2 (2.38%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (52.38%) SQL Server
2 13 (15.48%) Relational Database
3 11 (13.10%) Crystal Reports
4 10 (11.90%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (10.71%) Apache Cassandra
5 9 (10.71%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (7.14%) MySQL
7 5 (5.95%) RDBMS
7 5 (5.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (5.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (2.38%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 16 (19.05%) Subversion
2 15 (17.86%) Visual Studio
3 10 (11.90%) Ant
3 10 (11.90%) Phing
General
1 10 (11.90%) Finance
2 3 (3.57%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.19%) Automotive
3 1 (1.19%) Advertising
3 1 (1.19%) Retail
Job Titles
1 68 (80.95%) Developer
2 46 (54.76%) .NET Developer
3 19 (22.62%) VB.NET Developer
4 18 (21.43%) Programmer
5 14 (16.67%) Software Engineer
6 13 (15.48%) ASP.NET Developer
7 12 (14.29%) Software Developer
8 11 (13.10%) .NET Software Engineer
8 11 (13.10%) .NET Programmer
8 11 (13.10%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
9 9 (10.71%) Web Developer
9 9 (10.71%) ASP.NET Programmer
9 9 (10.71%) Agile .NET Developer
10 6 (7.14%) Web Programmer
11 5 (5.95%) PHP Developer
11 5 (5.95%) Administrator
11 5 (5.95%) DBA
11 5 (5.95%) Senior Developer
11 5 (5.95%) .NET Software Developer
12 4 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (75.00%) .NET
2 46 (54.76%) ASP.NET
3 39 (46.43%) HTML
4 32 (38.10%) CSS
5 29 (34.52%) jQuery
6 24 (28.57%) .NET Framework
7 16 (19.05%) XML
8 13 (15.48%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 12 (14.29%) WinForms
9 12 (14.29%) Ajax
10 11 (13.10%) Web Services
10 11 (13.10%) Software Packaging
10 11 (13.10%) WPF
11 10 (11.90%) Backbone.js
11 10 (11.90%) Sass
11 10 (11.90%) LESS
11 10 (11.90%) WCF
12 9 (10.71%) DOM
12 9 (10.71%) Classic ASP
12 9 (10.71%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.10%) N-Tier
2 5 (5.95%) Internet of Things
3 2 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.38%) Streaming Video
4 1 (1.19%) E-Learning
4 1 (1.19%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.19%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 18 (21.43%) Windows
2 8 (9.52%) Linux
3 6 (7.14%) CentOS
4 1 (1.19%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (44.05%) OOP
2 24 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 24 (28.57%) Web Development
3 23 (27.38%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (26.19%) MVC
5 20 (23.81%) SOA
6 16 (19.05%) TDD
7 15 (17.86%) OOD
8 13 (15.48%) Unit Testing
9 11 (13.10%) Migration
10 10 (11.90%) E-Commerce
10 10 (11.90%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (7.14%) Scrum
12 5 (5.95%) Performance Tuning
13 4 (4.76%) Multithreading
14 3 (3.57%) Business Analysis
15 2 (2.38%) Security Testing
15 2 (2.38%) Penetration Testing
15 2 (2.38%) Logistics
15 2 (2.38%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 50 (59.52%) JavaScript
2 47 (55.95%) C#
3 41 (48.81%) VB.NET
4 40 (47.62%) SQL
5 18 (21.43%) PHP
6 17 (20.24%) T-SQL
7 15 (17.86%) VB
8 13 (15.48%) VB6
9 6 (7.14%) PHP5
10 3 (3.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 13 (15.48%) Microsoft
2 10 (11.90%) Adobe
3 6 (7.14%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.19%) Sitecore
Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Sitecore project
Posted: 3 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £15000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Staffordshire
DP Connect
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Staffordshire
DP Connect
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 10 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Lichfield
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum + benefits inc bonus
Posted: 26 days ago