The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OO over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 31 34 36
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Permanent jobs citing OO 10 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 3.47% 4.18% 3.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.65% 5.42% 4.96%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 7
Average salary £33,750 £35,000 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% -54.83%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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Staffordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stoke-on-Trent region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
215 203 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 74.65% 77.19% 75.40%
Number of salaries quoted 159 171 125
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,550 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OO across the Stoke-on-Trent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OO across the Stoke-on-Trent region.

OO Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OO across the Stoke-on-Trent region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

OO Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent region citing OO 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 OO.

1 25 (96.15%) .NET
2 23 (88.46%) C#
3 17 (65.38%) VB.NET
3 17 (65.38%) ASP.NET
4 16 (61.54%) OOP
4 16 (61.54%) JavaScript
5 15 (57.69%) SQL
5 15 (57.69%) VB
6 14 (53.85%) HTML
6 14 (53.85%) CSS
7 13 (50.00%) TCP/IP
7 13 (50.00%) VB6
7 13 (50.00%) Web Development
8 12 (46.15%) jQuery
9 11 (42.31%) Software Packaging
9 11 (42.31%) Ajax
9 11 (42.31%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 11 (42.31%) Migration
9 11 (42.31%) Crystal Reports
9 11 (42.31%) Visual Studio
10 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
10 6 (23.08%) N-Tier
10 6 (23.08%) WCF
11 5 (19.23%) Multithreading
11 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
11 5 (19.23%) Linux
11 5 (19.23%) Java
11 5 (19.23%) MVC
11 5 (19.23%) Software Engineering
12 4 (15.38%) Scrum

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Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent region citing OO 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 OO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.69%) Node.js
2 1 (3.85%) Apache
2 1 (3.85%) Liferay
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 13 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (7.69%) Internet
2 2 (7.69%) Asterisk PBX
2 2 (7.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (42.31%) Crystal Reports
2 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
3 2 (7.69%) OLTP
3 2 (7.69%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (42.31%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (3.85%) Subversion
2 1 (3.85%) JIRA
2 1 (3.85%) Selenium
2 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.85%) PHPUnit
2 1 (3.85%) Appcelerator Titanium
Job Titles
1 22 (84.62%) Developer
2 17 (65.38%) .NET Developer
3 11 (42.31%) VB.NET Developer
3 11 (42.31%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (15.38%) C# Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Junior
5 3 (11.54%) Systems Developer
5 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (11.54%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (11.54%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Junior Information Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Information Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Information Security Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Junior Software Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Junior Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Software Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (96.15%) .NET
2 17 (65.38%) ASP.NET
3 14 (53.85%) CSS
3 14 (53.85%) HTML
4 12 (46.15%) jQuery
5 11 (42.31%) Software Packaging
5 11 (42.31%) Ajax
5 11 (42.31%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 6 (23.08%) WCF
7 4 (15.38%) Middleware
8 3 (11.54%) .NET Framework
9 2 (7.69%) .NET Remoting
9 2 (7.69%) Classic ASP
10 1 (3.85%) Web Services
10 1 (3.85%) Apache Flex
10 1 (3.85%) HTML5
10 1 (3.85%) PhoneGap
10 1 (3.85%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) N-Tier
2 2 (7.69%) Streaming Video
2 2 (7.69%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Linux
2 2 (7.69%) UNIX
2 2 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (61.54%) OOP
2 13 (50.00%) Web Development
3 11 (42.31%) Migration
4 5 (19.23%) MVC
4 5 (19.23%) Software Engineering
4 5 (19.23%) Multithreading
5 4 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (15.38%) Scrum
5 4 (15.38%) E-Commerce
5 4 (15.38%) SOA
5 4 (15.38%) Low Latency
6 3 (11.54%) OOD
6 3 (11.54%) Unit Testing
7 2 (7.69%) Security Testing
7 2 (7.69%) Information Security
7 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (7.69%) Functional Programming
8 1 (3.85%) Automated Testing
8 1 (3.85%) UML
Programming Languages
1 23 (88.46%) C#
2 17 (65.38%) VB.NET
3 16 (61.54%) JavaScript
4 15 (57.69%) SQL
4 15 (57.69%) VB
5 13 (50.00%) VB6
6 5 (19.23%) Java
7 3 (11.54%) PHP
8 2 (7.69%) C++
8 2 (7.69%) T-SQL
8 2 (7.69%) Erlang
8 2 (7.69%) F#
8 2 (7.69%) Scala
8 2 (7.69%) Clojure
9 1 (3.85%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
1 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft