The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Staffordshire region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 46 51 50
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Permanent jobs citing OOP 32 20 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 4.46% 3.02% 2.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.31% 3.83% 3.07%
Number of salaries quoted 32 20 12
Average salary £32,500 £30,750 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.69% -2.38%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
507 522 391
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 70.61% 78.85% 74.48%
Number of salaries quoted 406 454 307
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,050 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
OOP
West Midlands

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 1 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 1 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 12 £32,250 -7.85% 1
Tamworth +12 4 £35,000 +57.30%
Lichfield -6 4 £30,000 +39.53%
Stafford - 4 £32,500 -
Burton-upon-Trent -11 2 £32,500 +0.77%
OOP
West Midlands

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 1 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 39 (68.42%) OO
4 33 (57.89%) C#
4 33 (57.89%) HTML
4 33 (57.89%) jQuery
5 30 (52.63%) ASP.NET
6 27 (47.37%) SQL Server
7 25 (43.86%) CSS
7 25 (43.86%) VB.NET
7 25 (43.86%) SQL
8 23 (40.35%) PHP
9 21 (36.84%) MVC
9 21 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (36.84%) Web Development
10 19 (33.33%) Degree
11 16 (28.07%) .NET Framework
12 15 (26.32%) VB
12 15 (26.32%) SOAP
13 13 (22.81%) VB6
14 11 (19.30%) Software Packaging
14 11 (19.30%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 11 (19.30%) Crystal Reports
14 11 (19.30%) Visual Studio
14 11 (19.30%) TCP/IP
14 11 (19.30%) Java
14 11 (19.30%) Ajax
14 11 (19.30%) Software Engineering
14 11 (19.30%) Migration
15 10 (17.54%) TDD

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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%) CMS
1 3 (5.26%) WordPress
1 3 (5.26%) Joomla!
2 2 (3.51%) Node.js
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
4 9 (15.79%) Apache Cassandra
4 9 (15.79%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (14.04%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 11 (19.30%) Visual Studio
2 10 (17.54%) Git (software)
3 8 (14.04%) TeamCity
4 7 (12.28%) Subversion
General
1 4 (7.02%) Finance
2 3 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 48 (84.21%) Developer
2 26 (45.61%) .NET Developer
3 17 (29.82%) 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 Engineer
7 10 (17.54%) ASP.NET Developer
8 9 (15.79%) ASP.NET Programmer
8 9 (15.79%) Agile .NET Developer
8 9 (15.79%) .NET Programmer
8 9 (15.79%) Software Developer
8 9 (15.79%) .NET Software Engineer
8 9 (15.79%) Programmer
9 8 (14.04%) Junior Developer
9 8 (14.04%) Graduate Developer
9 8 (14.04%) Graduate
9 8 (14.04%) Junior PHP Developer
9 8 (14.04%) Graduate PHP Developer
10 4 (7.02%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (77.19%) .NET
2 33 (57.89%) HTML
2 33 (57.89%) jQuery
3 30 (52.63%) ASP.NET
4 25 (43.86%) CSS
5 16 (28.07%) .NET Framework
6 15 (26.32%) SOAP
7 11 (19.30%) Software Packaging
7 11 (19.30%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 11 (19.30%) Ajax
8 10 (17.54%) Symfony
8 10 (17.54%) REST
9 9 (15.79%) WinForms
10 8 (14.04%) WPF
11 7 (12.28%) XML
12 6 (10.53%) Web Services
13 5 (8.77%) LAMP
14 3 (5.26%) Laravel
15 2 (3.51%) CodeIgniter
15 2 (3.51%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.77%) Internet of Things
2 3 (5.26%) Open Source
3 2 (3.51%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.04%) Windows
2 7 (12.28%) Linux
3 5 (8.77%) CentOS
4 1 (1.75%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.75%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (68.42%) OO
2 21 (36.84%) MVC
2 21 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (36.84%) Web Development
3 11 (19.30%) Software Engineering
3 11 (19.30%) Migration
4 10 (17.54%) TDD
5 8 (14.04%) Automated Testing
5 8 (14.04%) Unit Testing
5 8 (14.04%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (5.26%) SEO
7 2 (3.51%) Security Testing
7 2 (3.51%) Information Security
7 2 (3.51%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (3.51%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 42 (73.68%) JavaScript
2 33 (57.89%) C#
3 25 (43.86%) VB.NET
3 25 (43.86%) SQL
4 23 (40.35%) PHP
5 15 (26.32%) VB
6 13 (22.81%) VB6
7 11 (19.30%) Java
8 10 (17.54%) T-SQL
9 8 (14.04%) C++
10 7 (12.28%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 19 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (8.77%) Red Hat
2 4 (7.02%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.51%) Zend
Stoke on Trent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago