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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 46 42 67
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +25
Permanent jobs citing OOP 31 26 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 4.29% 4.06% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.38% 5.51% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 30 16 1
Average salary £35,000 £27,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -31.25%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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
576 472 420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 79.67% 73.75% 83.17%
Number of salaries quoted 457 380 343
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 October 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 October 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 +1 12 £30,500 +29.78% 2
Tamworth +5 10 £30,000 +36.36% 1
Lichfield - 4 £47,500 - 2
Burton-upon-Trent - 1 £32,500 -
OOP
West Midlands

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 55 (87.30%) JavaScript
2 54 (85.71%) OO
3 52 (82.54%) HTML
4 45 (71.43%) .NET
5 40 (63.49%) ASP.NET
6 37 (58.73%) CSS
7 35 (55.56%) VB.NET
7 35 (55.56%) jQuery
8 32 (50.79%) Web Development
9 29 (46.03%) SQL Server
10 28 (44.44%) SQL
10 28 (44.44%) MVC
11 25 (39.68%) PHP
12 24 (38.10%) C#
13 18 (28.57%) MySQL
14 17 (26.98%) Agile Software Development
14 17 (26.98%) T-SQL
15 16 (25.40%) WinForms
15 16 (25.40%) Unit Testing
16 15 (23.81%) WPF
16 15 (23.81%) .NET Framework
16 15 (23.81%) Relational Database
16 15 (23.81%) VB
16 15 (23.81%) Windows
17 13 (20.63%) Analytical Skills
17 13 (20.63%) HTML5
18 12 (19.05%) CSS3
18 12 (19.05%) Ajax
19 11 (17.46%) XML
19 11 (17.46%) Visual Studio

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 7 (11.11%) CMS
2 4 (6.35%) WordPress
3 3 (4.76%) Joomla!
4 2 (3.17%) Node.js
5 1 (1.59%) Apache
5 1 (1.59%) Liferay
Applications
1 7 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.70%) TCP/IP
2 5 (7.94%) Internet
3 2 (3.17%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (46.03%) SQL Server
2 18 (28.57%) MySQL
3 15 (23.81%) Relational Database
4 8 (12.70%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (6.35%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (6.35%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (17.46%) Visual Studio
2 6 (9.52%) Subversion
3 5 (7.94%) Git (software)
4 4 (6.35%) Eclipse
5 3 (4.76%) NUnit
5 3 (4.76%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.59%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 1 (1.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (1.59%) PHPUnit
6 1 (1.59%) JIRA
6 1 (1.59%) Selenium
General
1 10 (15.87%) Finance
2 4 (6.35%) Marketing
3 3 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 49 (77.78%) Developer
2 27 (42.86%) .NET Developer
3 18 (28.57%) VB.NET Developer
4 13 (20.63%) Software Developer
5 9 (14.29%) PHP Developer
5 9 (14.29%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (11.11%) Programmer
7 5 (7.94%) Lead Developer
7 5 (7.94%) Software Engineer
7 5 (7.94%) .NET Software Developer
8 4 (6.35%) PHP Programmer
8 4 (6.35%) Junior
8 4 (6.35%) ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (4.76%) Senior Developer
9 3 (4.76%) .NET Programmer
9 3 (4.76%) Senior .NET Developer
9 3 (4.76%) .NET Software Engineer
9 3 (4.76%) ASP.NET Programmer
9 3 (4.76%) Agile .NET Developer
10 2 (3.17%) Junior Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (82.54%) HTML
2 45 (71.43%) .NET
3 40 (63.49%) ASP.NET
4 37 (58.73%) CSS
5 35 (55.56%) jQuery
6 16 (25.40%) WinForms
7 15 (23.81%) .NET Framework
7 15 (23.81%) WPF
8 13 (20.63%) HTML5
9 12 (19.05%) CSS3
9 12 (19.05%) Ajax
10 11 (17.46%) XML
11 8 (12.70%) Software Packaging
11 8 (12.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 7 (11.11%) Web Services
13 5 (7.94%) LAMP
13 5 (7.94%) SOAP
14 4 (6.35%) Laravel
15 1 (1.59%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.63%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.94%) Internet of Things
3 4 (6.35%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.76%) Open Source
5 2 (3.17%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.59%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.59%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (23.81%) Windows
2 8 (12.70%) Linux
3 5 (7.94%) CentOS
4 1 (1.59%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.59%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (85.71%) OO
2 32 (50.79%) Web Development
3 28 (44.44%) MVC
4 17 (26.98%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (25.40%) Unit Testing
6 8 (12.70%) Migration
7 7 (11.11%) E-Commerce
8 5 (7.94%) SEO
8 5 (7.94%) Automated Testing
8 5 (7.94%) Software Engineering
9 4 (6.35%) Refactoring
9 4 (6.35%) Time Management
9 4 (6.35%) Configuration Management
9 4 (6.35%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (6.35%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (6.35%) People Management
10 3 (4.76%) Scrum
10 3 (4.76%) TDD
10 3 (4.76%) Kanban
10 3 (4.76%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 55 (87.30%) JavaScript
2 35 (55.56%) VB.NET
3 28 (44.44%) SQL
4 25 (39.68%) PHP
5 24 (38.10%) C#
6 17 (26.98%) T-SQL
7 15 (23.81%) VB
8 11 (17.46%) VB6
9 9 (14.29%) PHP5
10 4 (6.35%) VBScript
10 4 (6.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (7.94%) Degree
2 4 (6.35%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (1.59%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (12.70%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.94%) Red Hat
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Salt
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Car, Fuel, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Lichfield
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Existent Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Tamworth
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 27 days ago