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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 26 29 37
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +8
Permanent jobs citing OO 51 61 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 7.85% 8.56% 4.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.99% 11.05% 5.43%
Number of salaries quoted 50 60 27
Average salary £37,500 £32,750 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.50% -5.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,400 £22,450
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £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
567 552 534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 87.23% 77.42% 80.54%
Number of salaries quoted 485 425 450
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 £27,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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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 1 September 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 1 September 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 +5 13 £37,500 +11.11% 4
Stafford -9 9 £40,000 +23.07% 4
Cannock - 9 £55,000 -
Lichfield -4 5 £32,500 +8.33%
Tamworth -20 3 £35,000 - 2
Burton-upon-Trent +5 1 £23,000 -29.23%
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West Midlands

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 71 (65.14%) .NET
2 60 (55.05%) C#
3 57 (52.29%) HTML
4 53 (48.62%) CSS
5 52 (47.71%) ASP.NET
6 51 (46.79%) JavaScript
7 49 (44.95%) jQuery
8 46 (42.20%) SQL Server
8 46 (42.20%) OOP
9 44 (40.37%) MVC
10 37 (33.94%) Agile Software Development
11 36 (33.03%) SQL
11 36 (33.03%) ASP.NET MVC
12 31 (28.44%) Microsoft
13 30 (27.52%) PHP
13 30 (27.52%) MySQL
14 29 (26.61%) WCF
14 29 (26.61%) HTML5
15 28 (25.69%) VB.NET
16 27 (24.77%) NoSQL
17 24 (22.02%) Windows
18 23 (21.10%) T-SQL
18 23 (21.10%) TDD
18 23 (21.10%) Ajax
18 23 (21.10%) Git (software)
19 21 (19.27%) Unit Testing
19 21 (19.27%) Linux
20 19 (17.43%) RESTful
21 18 (16.51%) Web Application Development
21 18 (16.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms

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Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 16 (14.68%) Node.js
2 14 (12.84%) Apache
3 8 (7.34%) IIS
4 4 (3.67%) CMS
5 2 (1.83%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (3.67%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.67%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.34%) Internet
2 6 (5.50%) Modbus
3 3 (2.75%) VoIP
4 1 (0.92%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (42.20%) SQL Server
2 30 (27.52%) MySQL
3 27 (24.77%) NoSQL
4 17 (15.60%) Relational Database
5 14 (12.84%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 23 (21.10%) Git (software)
2 9 (8.26%) Subversion
3 3 (2.75%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.75%) TeamCity
3 3 (2.75%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (1.83%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.83%) PHPUnit
5 1 (0.92%) Moq
5 1 (0.92%) Hudson
5 1 (0.92%) NUnit
5 1 (0.92%) Grunt
5 1 (0.92%) ReSharper
5 1 (0.92%) Selenium
General
1 15 (13.76%) Retail
2 8 (7.34%) Marketing
3 6 (5.50%) Back Office
4 3 (2.75%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 82 (75.23%) Developer
2 31 (28.44%) .NET Developer
3 25 (22.94%) PHP Developer
4 21 (19.27%) Web Developer
5 13 (11.93%) Architect
6 11 (10.09%) Software Engineer
6 11 (10.09%) Senior Developer
6 11 (10.09%) PHP Web Developer
7 9 (8.26%) VB.NET Developer
8 8 (7.34%) Senior Web Developer
8 8 (7.34%) Systems Architect
8 8 (7.34%) Data Architect
8 8 (7.34%) Software Developer
8 8 (7.34%) Senior PHP Developer
8 8 (7.34%) Senior PHP Web Developer
8 8 (7.34%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 7 (6.42%) Systems Integration Architect
9 7 (6.42%) Data Integration Architect
9 7 (6.42%) Integration Architect
9 7 (6.42%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (65.14%) .NET
2 57 (52.29%) HTML
3 53 (48.62%) CSS
4 52 (47.71%) ASP.NET
5 49 (44.95%) jQuery
6 36 (33.03%) ASP.NET MVC
7 29 (26.61%) HTML5
7 29 (26.61%) WCF
8 23 (21.10%) Ajax
9 19 (17.43%) RESTful
10 18 (16.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 18 (16.51%) .NET Framework
11 16 (14.68%) WinForms
11 16 (14.68%) ASP.NET Web API
12 12 (11.01%) CSS3
13 11 (10.09%) WPF
14 10 (9.17%) DHTML
15 9 (8.26%) REST
16 8 (7.34%) AngularJS
16 8 (7.34%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.09%) N-Tier
2 8 (7.34%) Data Integration
3 7 (6.42%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (5.50%) Device Driver
4 6 (5.50%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.75%) Clustering
6 2 (1.83%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (1.83%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.92%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.92%) User Experience
7 1 (0.92%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 24 (22.02%) Windows
2 21 (19.27%) Linux
3 6 (5.50%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (42.20%) OOP
2 44 (40.37%) MVC
3 37 (33.94%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (21.10%) TDD
5 21 (19.27%) Unit Testing
6 18 (16.51%) Web Application Development
7 17 (15.60%) Software Engineering
8 15 (13.76%) OOD
8 15 (13.76%) BDD
9 13 (11.93%) Mentoring
10 12 (11.01%) OO PHP
11 10 (9.17%) Web Development
12 8 (7.34%) Digital Marketing
12 8 (7.34%) Business Analysis
12 8 (7.34%) SOA
12 8 (7.34%) ERP
12 8 (7.34%) SDLC
12 8 (7.34%) Data Architecture
12 8 (7.34%) Scrum
13 6 (5.50%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 60 (55.05%) C#
2 51 (46.79%) JavaScript
3 36 (33.03%) SQL
4 30 (27.52%) PHP
5 28 (25.69%) VB.NET
6 23 (21.10%) T-SQL
7 15 (13.76%) Ruby
8 7 (6.42%) C++
9 5 (4.59%) Java
10 4 (3.67%) VB
10 4 (3.67%) MATLAB
11 2 (1.83%) VB6
11 2 (1.83%) PHP5
11 2 (1.83%) C
12 1 (0.92%) VC++
Qualifications
1 17 (15.60%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.92%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (2.75%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 31 (28.44%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.50%) QNX
3 4 (3.67%) Google
4 1 (0.92%) Twitter
4 1 (0.92%) Oracle
Stafford, Staffordshire
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000 + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-on-trent, Staffordshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Staffordshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £37000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £17000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago