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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 30 44 63
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +19
Permanent jobs citing OOP 39 26 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 6.38% 4.23% 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.02% 5.66% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 38 19 4
Average salary £40,000 £21,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+90.47% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £18,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £32,000 £36,550
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
486 459 388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 79.54% 74.76% 76.83%
Number of salaries quoted 413 386 316
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 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 +22 24 £37,500 +70.45% 1
Tamworth - 7 £30,000 -
Lichfield -6 5 £47,500 +126.19%
OOP
West Midlands

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 49 (87.50%) OO
2 44 (78.57%) .NET
3 43 (76.79%) JavaScript
3 43 (76.79%) ASP.NET
4 41 (73.21%) HTML
5 37 (66.07%) VB.NET
6 33 (58.93%) SQL Server
7 27 (48.21%) SQL
8 26 (46.43%) CSS
8 26 (46.43%) Web Development
8 26 (46.43%) jQuery
9 21 (37.50%) MVC
10 19 (33.93%) C#
10 19 (33.93%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (30.36%) PHP
11 17 (30.36%) T-SQL
11 17 (30.36%) Unit Testing
12 16 (28.57%) Windows
12 16 (28.57%) WinForms
12 16 (28.57%) .NET Framework
12 16 (28.57%) WPF
12 16 (28.57%) Relational Database
13 15 (26.79%) HTML5
14 14 (25.00%) VB
14 14 (25.00%) CSS3
15 13 (23.21%) MySQL
16 11 (19.64%) Microsoft
16 11 (19.64%) Finance
17 10 (17.86%) Visual Studio
17 10 (17.86%) MS Excel

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 5 (8.93%) CMS
2 1 (1.79%) WordPress
2 1 (1.79%) Liferay
2 1 (1.79%) Apache
Applications
1 10 (17.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.07%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (58.93%) SQL Server
2 16 (28.57%) Relational Database
3 13 (23.21%) MySQL
4 6 (10.71%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.79%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.79%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (17.86%) Visual Studio
2 6 (10.71%) Git (software)
3 5 (8.93%) Eclipse
3 5 (8.93%) NUnit
3 5 (8.93%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.79%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 1 (1.79%) Subversion
4 1 (1.79%) JIRA
4 1 (1.79%) Selenium
4 1 (1.79%) PHPUnit
4 1 (1.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (19.64%) Finance
2 6 (10.71%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 50 (89.29%) Developer
2 30 (53.57%) .NET Developer
3 16 (28.57%) VB.NET Developer
4 12 (21.43%) Software Developer
5 9 (16.07%) Lead Developer
6 8 (14.29%) Senior Developer
7 7 (12.50%) PHP Developer
7 7 (12.50%) Senior .NET Developer
8 5 (8.93%) .NET Software Developer
8 5 (8.93%) Programmer
9 4 (7.14%) Senior Systems Developer
9 4 (7.14%) Systems Developer
9 4 (7.14%) PHP Programmer
10 2 (3.57%) .NET Team Leader
10 2 (3.57%) Senior VB.NET Developer
10 2 (3.57%) ASP.NET Developer
10 2 (3.57%) Team Leader
10 2 (3.57%) Development Team Leader
11 1 (1.79%) Senior Software Developer
11 1 (1.79%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (78.57%) .NET
2 43 (76.79%) ASP.NET
3 41 (73.21%) HTML
4 26 (46.43%) CSS
4 26 (46.43%) jQuery
5 16 (28.57%) WinForms
5 16 (28.57%) WPF
5 16 (28.57%) .NET Framework
6 15 (26.79%) HTML5
7 14 (25.00%) CSS3
8 7 (12.50%) Ajax
8 7 (12.50%) XML
9 2 (3.57%) JSON
10 1 (1.79%) Software Packaging
10 1 (1.79%) PhoneGap
10 1 (1.79%) Laravel
10 1 (1.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 1 (1.79%) li3
10 1 (1.79%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.07%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.93%) Computer Science
3 4 (7.14%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.79%) Open Source
4 1 (1.79%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (87.50%) OO
2 26 (46.43%) Web Development
3 21 (37.50%) MVC
4 19 (33.93%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (30.36%) Unit Testing
6 8 (14.29%) E-Commerce
7 6 (10.71%) TDD
7 6 (10.71%) Automated Testing
8 5 (8.93%) Configuration Management
8 5 (8.93%) Refactoring
8 5 (8.93%) Scrum
8 5 (8.93%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (8.93%) Kanban
8 5 (8.93%) Domain-Driven Design
8 5 (8.93%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (8.93%) People Management
9 4 (7.14%) Time Management
10 3 (5.36%) SEO
11 2 (3.57%) Software Engineering
12 1 (1.79%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 43 (76.79%) JavaScript
2 37 (66.07%) VB.NET
3 27 (48.21%) SQL
4 19 (33.93%) C#
5 17 (30.36%) PHP
5 17 (30.36%) T-SQL
6 14 (25.00%) VB
7 10 (17.86%) VB6
8 5 (8.93%) PHP5
9 4 (7.14%) VBScript
10 1 (1.79%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (8.93%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.79%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (19.64%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.79%) Twitter
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stafford, West Midlands, United Kingdom
Ctalk Limited
Salary: £18,000 - £22,000
Posted: 5 days ago