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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 51 53 54
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Permanent jobs citing OOP 28 19 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 3.91% 2.83% 1.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.42% 3.61% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 28 18 7
Average salary £32,500 £24,250 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.02% -23.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,350 £21,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £52,250 £31,700
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
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
517 527 392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 72.11% 78.42% 77.17%
Number of salaries quoted 407 447 309
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,200 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 +4 8 £32,500 -7.14%
Tamworth +7 5 £35,000 +57.30% 1
Stafford -3 4 £32,500 +58.53%
Lichfield -6 4 £30,000 +39.53%
Burton-upon-Trent -9 2 £32,500 -7.14%
OOP
West Midlands

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 44 (77.19%) .NET
2 42 (73.68%) JavaScript
3 40 (70.18%) OO
4 35 (61.40%) HTML
5 33 (57.89%) jQuery
6 31 (54.39%) C#
7 30 (52.63%) ASP.NET
8 27 (47.37%) SQL
8 27 (47.37%) VB.NET
8 27 (47.37%) SQL Server
9 25 (43.86%) CSS
10 23 (40.35%) PHP
10 23 (40.35%) Web Development
11 20 (35.09%) MVC
11 20 (35.09%) Agile Software Development
12 18 (31.58%) .NET Framework
13 17 (29.82%) Degree
14 15 (26.32%) VB
14 15 (26.32%) SOAP
15 13 (22.81%) VB6
16 12 (21.05%) T-SQL
16 12 (21.05%) Java
17 11 (19.30%) Unit Testing
17 11 (19.30%) Ajax
17 11 (19.30%) Software Packaging
17 11 (19.30%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 11 (19.30%) Crystal Reports
17 11 (19.30%) Visual Studio
17 11 (19.30%) TCP/IP
17 11 (19.30%) Migration

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 3 (5.26%) WordPress
1 3 (5.26%) Joomla!
1 3 (5.26%) CMS
2 2 (3.51%) Node.js
3 1 (1.75%) Liferay
3 1 (1.75%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 11 (19.30%) TCP/IP
2 5 (8.77%) Internet
3 2 (3.51%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (47.37%) SQL Server
2 11 (19.30%) Crystal Reports
3 10 (17.54%) MySQL
3 10 (17.54%) Relational Database
4 7 (12.28%) Apache Cassandra
4 7 (12.28%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (19.30%) Visual Studio
2 10 (17.54%) Git (software)
3 8 (14.04%) TeamCity
4 7 (12.28%) Subversion
5 1 (1.75%) PHPUnit
5 1 (1.75%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 1 (1.75%) JIRA
5 1 (1.75%) Selenium
5 1 (1.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (8.77%) Finance
2 3 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 48 (84.21%) Developer
2 25 (43.86%) .NET Developer
3 18 (31.58%) VB.NET Developer
4 16 (28.07%) PHP Developer
5 12 (21.05%) Junior
5 12 (21.05%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
6 11 (19.30%) Software Developer
7 9 (15.79%) Software Engineer
8 8 (14.04%) ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (14.04%) Graduate Developer
8 8 (14.04%) Junior Developer
8 8 (14.04%) Graduate
8 8 (14.04%) Junior PHP Developer
8 8 (14.04%) Graduate PHP Developer
9 7 (12.28%) ASP.NET Programmer
9 7 (12.28%) Agile .NET Developer
9 7 (12.28%) .NET Programmer
9 7 (12.28%) .NET Software Engineer
9 7 (12.28%) Programmer
10 5 (8.77%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (77.19%) .NET
2 35 (61.40%) HTML
3 33 (57.89%) jQuery
4 30 (52.63%) ASP.NET
5 25 (43.86%) CSS
6 18 (31.58%) .NET Framework
7 15 (26.32%) SOAP
8 11 (19.30%) Ajax
8 11 (19.30%) Software Packaging
8 11 (19.30%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 11 (19.30%) WinForms
9 10 (17.54%) REST
9 10 (17.54%) WPF
10 9 (15.79%) Symfony
11 7 (12.28%) Web Services
11 7 (12.28%) XML
12 5 (8.77%) LAMP
13 4 (7.02%) Laravel
14 2 (3.51%) WCF
14 2 (3.51%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.77%) Internet of Things
2 3 (5.26%) Open Source
3 2 (3.51%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.54%) Windows
2 8 (14.04%) Linux
3 5 (8.77%) CentOS
4 1 (1.75%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.75%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (70.18%) OO
2 23 (40.35%) Web Development
3 20 (35.09%) MVC
3 20 (35.09%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (19.30%) Unit Testing
4 11 (19.30%) Migration
5 10 (17.54%) TDD
6 9 (15.79%) Automated Testing
6 9 (15.79%) Software Engineering
7 8 (14.04%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (5.26%) SEO
9 2 (3.51%) Penetration Testing
9 2 (3.51%) Information Security
9 2 (3.51%) E-Commerce
9 2 (3.51%) Security Testing
10 1 (1.75%) Web Application Development
10 1 (1.75%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 42 (73.68%) JavaScript
2 31 (54.39%) C#
3 27 (47.37%) SQL
3 27 (47.37%) VB.NET
4 23 (40.35%) PHP
5 15 (26.32%) VB
6 13 (22.81%) VB6
7 12 (21.05%) T-SQL
7 12 (21.05%) Java
8 8 (14.04%) C++
9 6 (10.53%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 17 (29.82%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (8.77%) Microsoft
1 5 (8.77%) Red Hat
2 1 (1.75%) Zend
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 per annum + Package
Posted: 9 hours ago