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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 45 47 62
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +15
Permanent jobs citing OOP 19 23 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 3.54% 4.05% 1.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.47% 5.18% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 19 21 6
Average salary £37,500 £21,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+78.57% -23.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £18,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,400 £25,000 £28,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
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
425 444 386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 79.29% 78.17% 76.44%
Number of salaries quoted 368 393 328
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +15 14 £37,500 +108.33% 1
Tamworth - 4 £32,500 - 1
Lichfield -13 1 £47,500 +126.19%
OOP
West Midlands

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 47 (87.04%) OO
2 42 (77.78%) .NET
3 41 (75.93%) ASP.NET
4 38 (70.37%) JavaScript
5 37 (68.52%) HTML
6 36 (66.67%) VB.NET
7 28 (51.85%) SQL
8 26 (48.15%) CSS
8 26 (48.15%) SQL Server
8 26 (48.15%) jQuery
9 24 (44.44%) Web Development
10 21 (38.89%) C#
11 18 (33.33%) MVC
12 17 (31.48%) VB
12 17 (31.48%) PHP
13 16 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
14 15 (27.78%) VB6
14 15 (27.78%) Visual Studio
14 15 (27.78%) HTML5
15 14 (25.93%) CSS3
16 13 (24.07%) Unit Testing
16 13 (24.07%) MySQL
16 13 (24.07%) T-SQL
17 12 (22.22%) Windows
17 12 (22.22%) WinForms
17 12 (22.22%) WPF
17 12 (22.22%) .NET Framework
17 12 (22.22%) Relational Database
17 12 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
18 11 (20.37%) SaaS

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 5 (9.26%) CMS
2 1 (1.85%) Apache
2 1 (1.85%) WordPress
2 1 (1.85%) Liferay
Applications
1 10 (18.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (20.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (48.15%) SQL Server
2 13 (24.07%) MySQL
3 12 (22.22%) Relational Database
4 4 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (7.41%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (5.56%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 15 (27.78%) Visual Studio
2 6 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 5 (9.26%) NUnit
3 5 (9.26%) Eclipse
3 5 (9.26%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.85%) Subversion
4 1 (1.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (1.85%) PHPUnit
4 1 (1.85%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 1 (1.85%) JIRA
4 1 (1.85%) Selenium
General
1 11 (20.37%) Finance
2 6 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 48 (88.89%) Developer
2 30 (55.56%) .NET Developer
3 16 (29.63%) VB.NET Developer
4 12 (22.22%) Lead Developer
5 8 (14.81%) Senior Developer
6 7 (12.96%) Software Developer
6 7 (12.96%) PHP Developer
6 7 (12.96%) Senior .NET Developer
7 4 (7.41%) Programmer
7 4 (7.41%) Systems Developer
7 4 (7.41%) Senior Systems Developer
7 4 (7.41%) PHP Programmer
8 3 (5.56%) VB6 Developer
8 3 (5.56%) VB Developer
9 2 (3.70%) .NET Software Developer
9 2 (3.70%) Team Leader
9 2 (3.70%) Development Team Leader
9 2 (3.70%) .NET Team Leader
9 2 (3.70%) Senior VB.NET Developer
10 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (77.78%) .NET
2 41 (75.93%) ASP.NET
3 37 (68.52%) HTML
4 26 (48.15%) CSS
4 26 (48.15%) jQuery
5 15 (27.78%) HTML5
6 14 (25.93%) CSS3
7 12 (22.22%) WinForms
7 12 (22.22%) WPF
7 12 (22.22%) .NET Framework
8 9 (16.67%) Ajax
9 5 (9.26%) XML
10 3 (5.56%) Software Packaging
10 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 2 (3.70%) JSON
12 1 (1.85%) XSLT
12 1 (1.85%) Web Services
12 1 (1.85%) PhoneGap
12 1 (1.85%) Laravel
12 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.26%) Computer Science
3 4 (7.41%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.85%) Open Source
4 1 (1.85%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (22.22%) Windows
2 2 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (87.04%) OO
2 24 (44.44%) Web Development
3 18 (33.33%) MVC
4 16 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (24.07%) Unit Testing
6 8 (14.81%) E-Commerce
7 6 (11.11%) TDD
7 6 (11.11%) Automated Testing
8 5 (9.26%) Scrum
8 5 (9.26%) Configuration Management
8 5 (9.26%) Domain-Driven Design
8 5 (9.26%) Kanban
8 5 (9.26%) Refactoring
8 5 (9.26%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (9.26%) People Management
8 5 (9.26%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (7.41%) Time Management
10 3 (5.56%) SEO
10 3 (5.56%) Migration
11 1 (1.85%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 38 (70.37%) JavaScript
2 36 (66.67%) VB.NET
3 28 (51.85%) SQL
4 21 (38.89%) C#
5 17 (31.48%) VB
5 17 (31.48%) PHP
6 15 (27.78%) VB6
7 13 (24.07%) T-SQL
8 5 (9.26%) PHP5
9 4 (7.41%) VBScript
10 1 (1.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (9.26%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (14.81%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.85%) Twitter
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £34000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stafford
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits: Depending on Experience
Posted: 25 days ago