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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 50 44 53
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +9
Permanent jobs citing OOP 18 18 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 3.28% 3.65% 1.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.33% 4.68% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 18 18 9
Average salary £37,500 £22,250 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+68.53% -19.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £18,700 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £32,500 £31,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
416 385 399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 75.77% 78.09% 79.64%
Number of salaries quoted 363 334 340
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +3 9 £37,500 +87.50% 5
Tamworth - 4 £32,500 - 1
Stafford -5 2 £52,500 +61.53% 1
OOP
West Midlands

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (84.21%) OO
2 44 (77.19%) .NET
3 41 (71.93%) ASP.NET
4 39 (68.42%) JavaScript
5 38 (66.67%) HTML
6 34 (59.65%) VB.NET
7 29 (50.88%) SQL
7 29 (50.88%) CSS
8 28 (49.12%) SQL Server
8 28 (49.12%) jQuery
9 25 (43.86%) C#
10 24 (42.11%) Web Development
11 21 (36.84%) VB
12 19 (33.33%) MVC
13 18 (31.58%) PHP
14 17 (29.82%) Agile Software Development
14 17 (29.82%) HTML5
15 16 (28.07%) CSS3
16 15 (26.32%) VB6
16 15 (26.32%) Visual Studio
17 14 (24.56%) MySQL
17 14 (24.56%) MS Excel
18 12 (21.05%) .NET Framework
18 12 (21.05%) Unit Testing
18 12 (21.05%) Relational Database
18 12 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
19 11 (19.30%) SaaS
19 11 (19.30%) Ajax
19 11 (19.30%) T-SQL
20 10 (17.54%) Windows

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 5 (8.77%) CMS
2 2 (3.51%) Apache
3 1 (1.75%) WordPress
Applications
1 14 (24.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (19.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.26%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.51%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (49.12%) SQL Server
2 14 (24.56%) MySQL
3 12 (21.05%) Relational Database
4 6 (10.53%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (7.02%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (5.26%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (3.51%) RDBMS
7 2 (3.51%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (26.32%) Visual Studio
2 5 (8.77%) Eclipse
2 5 (8.77%) NUnit
2 5 (8.77%) Git (software)
2 5 (8.77%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.75%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.75%) AccuRev
General
1 10 (17.54%) Finance
2 6 (10.53%) Marketing
3 2 (3.51%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 47 (82.46%) Developer
2 30 (52.63%) .NET Developer
3 14 (24.56%) VB.NET Developer
3 14 (24.56%) Lead Developer
4 8 (14.04%) Senior Developer
4 8 (14.04%) PHP Developer
5 7 (12.28%) Senior .NET Developer
6 4 (7.02%) Senior Systems Developer
6 4 (7.02%) PHP Programmer
6 4 (7.02%) Programmer
6 4 (7.02%) Systems Developer
7 3 (5.26%) VB Developer
7 3 (5.26%) Software Developer
7 3 (5.26%) VB6 Developer
8 2 (3.51%) .NET Team Leader
8 2 (3.51%) Senior VB.NET Developer
8 2 (3.51%) Lead PHP Developer
8 2 (3.51%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 2 (3.51%) Architect
8 2 (3.51%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (77.19%) .NET
2 41 (71.93%) ASP.NET
3 38 (66.67%) HTML
4 29 (50.88%) CSS
5 28 (49.12%) jQuery
6 17 (29.82%) HTML5
7 16 (28.07%) CSS3
8 12 (21.05%) .NET Framework
9 11 (19.30%) Ajax
10 10 (17.54%) WinForms
10 10 (17.54%) WPF
11 7 (12.28%) XML
12 5 (8.77%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 3 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
13 3 (5.26%) Software Packaging
14 2 (3.51%) JSON
14 2 (3.51%) XSL
14 2 (3.51%) XHTML
14 2 (3.51%) LAMP
14 2 (3.51%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (12.28%) Computer Science
3 6 (10.53%) N-Tier
4 5 (8.77%) Open Source
5 3 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (3.51%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.54%) Windows
2 3 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (84.21%) OO
2 24 (42.11%) Web Development
3 19 (33.33%) MVC
4 17 (29.82%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (21.05%) Unit Testing
6 9 (15.79%) E-Commerce
7 6 (10.53%) TDD
8 5 (8.77%) Automated Testing
8 5 (8.77%) Refactoring
8 5 (8.77%) Scrum
8 5 (8.77%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (8.77%) Configuration Management
8 5 (8.77%) Kanban
8 5 (8.77%) Domain-Driven Design
8 5 (8.77%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (8.77%) People Management
9 4 (7.02%) Time Management
9 4 (7.02%) Mentoring
9 4 (7.02%) SEO
10 3 (5.26%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 39 (68.42%) JavaScript
2 34 (59.65%) VB.NET
3 29 (50.88%) SQL
4 25 (43.86%) C#
5 21 (36.84%) VB
6 18 (31.58%) PHP
7 15 (26.32%) VB6
8 11 (19.30%) T-SQL
9 5 (8.77%) PHP5
10 4 (7.02%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (8.77%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 2 (3.51%) Degree
2 2 (3.51%) VCP4
3 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (17.54%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.75%) Twitter
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