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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 41 43 46
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Permanent jobs citing OOP 26 24 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 4.25% 4.19% 3.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.37% 5.53% 4.56%
Number of salaries quoted 24 24 21
Average salary £34,250 £28,750 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.13% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £20,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £42,500 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +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
484 434 461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 79.08% 75.74% 81.59%
Number of salaries quoted 437 355 392
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 £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 17 April 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 17 April 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
Tamworth - 12 £34,000 - 1
Stafford -7 6 £52,500 +61.53% 1
Stoke-on-Trent +1 3 £65,000 +100.00% 3
Lichfield -6 1 £33,500 +48.88%
OOP
West Midlands

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 48 (85.71%) OO
2 42 (75.00%) .NET
3 38 (67.86%) JavaScript
4 37 (66.07%) ASP.NET
5 36 (64.29%) VB.NET
6 34 (60.71%) SQL
7 31 (55.36%) HTML
8 27 (48.21%) SQL Server
9 26 (46.43%) C#
10 24 (42.86%) CSS
11 23 (41.07%) jQuery
12 20 (35.71%) Web Development
13 19 (33.93%) Relational Database
14 18 (32.14%) VB
15 17 (30.36%) T-SQL
16 15 (26.79%) MVC
16 15 (26.79%) Microsoft
16 15 (26.79%) PHP
16 15 (26.79%) MySQL
17 14 (25.00%) Visual Studio
17 14 (25.00%) Unit Testing
17 14 (25.00%) HTML5
17 14 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
17 14 (25.00%) VB6
18 13 (23.21%) SQL Server 2005
19 12 (21.43%) .NET Framework
19 12 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 12 (21.43%) WinForms
20 11 (19.64%) Windows
21 10 (17.86%) CSS3

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 9 (16.07%) Apache
2 2 (3.57%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.71%) VoIP
2 3 (5.36%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (48.21%) SQL Server
2 19 (33.93%) Relational Database
3 15 (26.79%) MySQL
4 13 (23.21%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (5.36%) NoSQL
5 3 (5.36%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (5.36%) RDBMS
6 2 (3.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 14 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 5 (8.93%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.36%) Subversion
4 2 (3.57%) PHPUnit
4 2 (3.57%) Cucumber
4 2 (3.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (3.57%) Eclipse
4 2 (3.57%) NUnit
5 1 (1.79%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.79%) AccuRev
General
1 9 (16.07%) Finance
2 6 (10.71%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.36%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 50 (89.29%) Developer
2 30 (53.57%) .NET Developer
3 17 (30.36%) VB.NET Developer
3 17 (30.36%) Lead Developer
4 13 (23.21%) PHP Developer
5 6 (10.71%) Lead PHP Developer
5 6 (10.71%) Senior Developer
5 6 (10.71%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 5 (8.93%) Senior .NET Developer
7 4 (7.14%) Web Developer
8 3 (5.36%) VB Developer
8 3 (5.36%) Systems Developer
8 3 (5.36%) VB6 Developer
8 3 (5.36%) Senior Systems Developer
9 2 (3.57%) Lead Web Developer
9 2 (3.57%) Senior VB.NET Developer
9 2 (3.57%) WinForms Developer
9 2 (3.57%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (3.57%) Software Architect
9 2 (3.57%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (75.00%) .NET
2 37 (66.07%) ASP.NET
3 31 (55.36%) HTML
4 24 (42.86%) CSS
5 23 (41.07%) jQuery
6 14 (25.00%) HTML5
7 12 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 12 (21.43%) WinForms
7 12 (21.43%) .NET Framework
8 10 (17.86%) WPF
8 10 (17.86%) CSS3
9 9 (16.07%) Ajax
10 6 (10.71%) LAMP
10 6 (10.71%) Ext JS
11 5 (8.93%) ASP.NET MVC
12 3 (5.36%) Software Packaging
12 3 (5.36%) SOAP
12 3 (5.36%) XHTML
12 3 (5.36%) XML
13 2 (3.57%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.07%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.71%) Clustering
3 5 (8.93%) N-Tier
3 5 (8.93%) Open Source
4 4 (7.14%) Computer Science
5 3 (5.36%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.79%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.79%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 11 (19.64%) Windows
2 8 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (85.71%) OO
2 20 (35.71%) Web Development
3 15 (26.79%) MVC
4 14 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 8 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 6 (10.71%) Project Management
6 6 (10.71%) E-Commerce
7 3 (5.36%) SEO
7 3 (5.36%) Migration
7 3 (5.36%) TDD
7 3 (5.36%) UML
8 2 (3.57%) OOA/OOD
8 2 (3.57%) Refactoring
8 2 (3.57%) Automated Testing
8 2 (3.57%) Scrum
8 2 (3.57%) SOA
8 2 (3.57%) Configuration Management
8 2 (3.57%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (3.57%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (67.86%) JavaScript
2 36 (64.29%) VB.NET
3 34 (60.71%) SQL
4 26 (46.43%) C#
5 18 (32.14%) VB
6 17 (30.36%) T-SQL
7 15 (26.79%) PHP
8 14 (25.00%) VB6
9 3 (5.36%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 4 (7.14%) Degree
2 2 (3.57%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (26.79%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.79%) Twitter
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