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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 43 51 46
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -5
Permanent jobs citing OOP 30 25 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 4.66% 3.54% 3.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.33% 4.57% 3.75%
Number of salaries quoted 25 25 18
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +38.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £30,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,000 £52,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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
563 547 534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 87.42% 77.48% 80.66%
Number of salaries quoted 480 420 449
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%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +2 7 £37,500 +15.38% 2
Lichfield +1 7 £20,000 -33.33%
Tamworth -14 3 £35,000 - 2
Burton-upon-Trent +4 1 £23,000 -29.23%
Rugeley - 1 £40,000 -
OOP
West Midlands

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 46 (76.67%) OO
2 44 (73.33%) JavaScript
3 39 (65.00%) CSS
4 38 (63.33%) HTML
5 34 (56.67%) jQuery
6 32 (53.33%) PHP
7 30 (50.00%) .NET
8 29 (48.33%) MySQL
9 26 (43.33%) C#
10 24 (40.00%) Apache
11 22 (36.67%) VB.NET
11 22 (36.67%) SQL
12 21 (35.00%) Linux
13 20 (33.33%) ASP.NET
13 20 (33.33%) SQL Server
13 20 (33.33%) Unit Testing
14 18 (30.00%) Relational Database
14 18 (30.00%) MVC
15 17 (28.33%) T-SQL
15 17 (28.33%) HTML5
16 14 (23.33%) SQL Server 2005
17 13 (21.67%) Microsoft
17 13 (21.67%) WinForms
18 12 (20.00%) CSS3
18 12 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 11 (18.33%) Windows
20 10 (16.67%) Web Development
20 10 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
21 9 (15.00%) Ajax
21 9 (15.00%) Analytical Skills

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 24 (40.00%) Apache
2 4 (6.67%) CMS
3 2 (3.33%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.33%) Intranet
2 4 (6.67%) VoIP
3 1 (1.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (48.33%) MySQL
2 20 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 18 (30.00%) Relational Database
4 14 (23.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (3.33%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.67%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (11.67%) Subversion
1 7 (11.67%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (3.33%) Eclipse
3 2 (3.33%) PHPUnit
4 1 (1.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (13.33%) Marketing
2 4 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 56 (93.33%) Developer
2 29 (48.33%) Web Developer
3 26 (43.33%) PHP Developer
4 15 (25.00%) PHP Web Developer
5 12 (20.00%) .NET Developer
6 9 (15.00%) Senior Developer
7 8 (13.33%) Lead Developer
7 8 (13.33%) VB.NET Developer
7 8 (13.33%) Senior Web Developer
7 8 (13.33%) Senior PHP Developer
7 8 (13.33%) Senior PHP Web Developer
8 5 (8.33%) Web Applications Developer
8 5 (8.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 5 (8.33%) Applications Developer
8 5 (8.33%) C# Developer
9 4 (6.67%) Lead PHP Developer
9 4 (6.67%) Lead Web Developer
9 4 (6.67%) WinForms Developer
10 3 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
10 3 (5.00%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (65.00%) CSS
2 38 (63.33%) HTML
3 34 (56.67%) jQuery
4 30 (50.00%) .NET
5 20 (33.33%) ASP.NET
6 17 (28.33%) HTML5
7 13 (21.67%) WinForms
8 12 (20.00%) CSS3
8 12 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 9 (15.00%) Ajax
9 9 (15.00%) LAMP
9 9 (15.00%) SOAP
10 8 (13.33%) WPF
10 8 (13.33%) REST
11 7 (11.67%) WCF
12 6 (10.00%) .NET Framework
12 6 (10.00%) Web Services
13 5 (8.33%) WAMP
13 5 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
14 4 (6.67%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.33%) Web 2.0
3 4 (6.67%) Clustering
4 3 (5.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.00%) N-Tier
5 2 (3.33%) W3C
6 1 (1.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 21 (35.00%) Linux
2 11 (18.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (76.67%) OO
2 20 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 18 (30.00%) MVC
4 10 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (16.67%) Web Development
5 9 (15.00%) E-Commerce
6 8 (13.33%) TDD
6 8 (13.33%) OO PHP
6 8 (13.33%) Digital Marketing
6 8 (13.33%) Mentoring
7 5 (8.33%) Line Management
7 5 (8.33%) Business Development
8 4 (6.67%) Project Management
9 3 (5.00%) Software Engineering
9 3 (5.00%) Web Application Development
9 3 (5.00%) Modular Programming
10 2 (3.33%) Scrum
11 1 (1.67%) UML
11 1 (1.67%) OOD
11 1 (1.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 44 (73.33%) JavaScript
2 32 (53.33%) PHP
3 26 (43.33%) C#
4 22 (36.67%) VB.NET
4 22 (36.67%) SQL
5 17 (28.33%) T-SQL
6 3 (5.00%) PHP5
7 2 (3.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (6.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (21.67%) Microsoft
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