The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 44 46 54
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +8
Permanent jobs citing OOP 28 36 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 4.64% 4.78% 2.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.45% 6.23% 3.55%
Number of salaries quoted 27 36 19
Average salary £36,000 £32,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.76% +1.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,800 £33,250 £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
OOP
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
514 578 535
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 85.10% 76.76% 81.80%
Number of salaries quoted 440 461 458
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 £23,200 £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%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OOP across the Staffordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

OOP
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OOP across the Staffordshire region.

OOP Salary Trend in Staffordshire

OOP
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OOP across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

OOP Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

OOP
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOP within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 6 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
Tamworth -11 7 £38,500 +10.79% 1
Lichfield +6 6 £36,000 +20.00% 1
Stoke-on-Trent -3 5 £25,000 -23.07% 2
Burton-upon-Trent +13 1 £23,000 +15.00%
Stafford -7 1 £45,000 +38.46%
Rugeley - 1 £40,000 -
OOP
West Midlands

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire region citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 43 (81.13%) JavaScript
2 41 (77.36%) OO
3 36 (67.92%) HTML
4 31 (58.49%) .NET
5 30 (56.60%) CSS
6 28 (52.83%) jQuery
7 26 (49.06%) PHP
8 24 (45.28%) SQL Server
9 23 (43.40%) SQL
9 23 (43.40%) MySQL
9 23 (43.40%) C#
9 23 (43.40%) ASP.NET
10 22 (41.51%) VB.NET
11 20 (37.74%) Relational Database
12 19 (35.85%) Unit Testing
13 18 (33.96%) Apache
14 17 (32.08%) MVC
14 17 (32.08%) T-SQL
15 15 (28.30%) Linux
15 15 (28.30%) Web Development
15 15 (28.30%) HTML5
16 14 (26.42%) Microsoft
17 13 (24.53%) SQL Server 2005
18 12 (22.64%) WinForms
18 12 (22.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 11 (20.75%) .NET Framework
20 10 (18.87%) Windows
20 10 (18.87%) CSS3
21 9 (16.98%) WPF
21 9 (16.98%) E-Commerce

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire region citing OOP 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 OOP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (33.96%) Apache
2 4 (7.55%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (7.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.32%) VoIP
2 1 (1.89%) HTTP
2 1 (1.89%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (45.28%) SQL Server
2 23 (43.40%) MySQL
3 20 (37.74%) Relational Database
4 13 (24.53%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (7.55%) NoSQL
6 3 (5.66%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (13.21%) Subversion
1 7 (13.21%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.66%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (3.77%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.77%) PHPUnit
4 1 (1.89%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.89%) AccuRev
General
1 6 (11.32%) Telecoms
2 5 (9.43%) Finance
3 4 (7.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 47 (88.68%) Developer
2 24 (45.28%) PHP Developer
3 18 (33.96%) Web Developer
4 13 (24.53%) .NET Developer
5 11 (20.75%) PHP Web Developer
5 11 (20.75%) Lead Developer
6 7 (13.21%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 6 (11.32%) Lead PHP Developer
7 6 (11.32%) VB.NET Developer
8 4 (7.55%) Senior Web Developer
8 4 (7.55%) Senior PHP Developer
8 4 (7.55%) Senior PHP Web Developer
8 4 (7.55%) Senior Developer
8 4 (7.55%) Lead Web Developer
9 3 (5.66%) PHP Magento Developer
9 3 (5.66%) Magento Developer
10 2 (3.77%) Support Engineer
10 2 (3.77%) Software Architect
10 2 (3.77%) Architect
10 2 (3.77%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (67.92%) HTML
2 31 (58.49%) .NET
3 30 (56.60%) CSS
4 28 (52.83%) jQuery
5 23 (43.40%) ASP.NET
6 15 (28.30%) HTML5
7 12 (22.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 12 (22.64%) WinForms
8 11 (20.75%) .NET Framework
9 10 (18.87%) CSS3
10 9 (16.98%) WPF
11 7 (13.21%) LAMP
11 7 (13.21%) Ajax
11 7 (13.21%) SOAP
12 6 (11.32%) Ext JS
13 5 (9.43%) Web Services
13 5 (9.43%) RESTful
14 4 (7.55%) ASP.NET MVC
14 4 (7.55%) REST
15 3 (5.66%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.32%) Clustering
1 6 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.43%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.66%) N-Tier
4 2 (3.77%) W3C
4 2 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.89%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.89%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 15 (28.30%) Linux
2 10 (18.87%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (77.36%) OO
2 19 (35.85%) Unit Testing
3 17 (32.08%) MVC
4 15 (28.30%) Web Development
5 9 (16.98%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (16.98%) E-Commerce
6 8 (15.09%) Mentoring
7 6 (11.32%) Project Management
8 4 (7.55%) Digital Marketing
8 4 (7.55%) Open Source
8 4 (7.55%) TDD
8 4 (7.55%) OO PHP
9 3 (5.66%) Web Application Development
9 3 (5.66%) Modular Programming
9 3 (5.66%) UML
10 2 (3.77%) OOA/OOD
10 2 (3.77%) SOA
10 2 (3.77%) Software Architecture
10 2 (3.77%) Continuous Integration
11 1 (1.89%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 43 (81.13%) JavaScript
2 26 (49.06%) PHP
3 23 (43.40%) SQL
3 23 (43.40%) C#
4 22 (41.51%) VB.NET
5 17 (32.08%) T-SQL
6 6 (11.32%) VB
7 3 (5.66%) PHP5
8 2 (3.77%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (7.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (26.42%) Microsoft
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Hellmann Worldwide Logistics
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £34000 - £42000 per annum + Strong Benefits Package
Posted: 12 days ago