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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 21 31 32
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +1
Permanent jobs citing OO 14 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 8.05% 4.93% 3.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.93% 6.85% 4.58%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 6
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
141 146 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 81.03% 71.92% 85.06%
Number of salaries quoted 126 128 109
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £20,650 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015, 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 31 (91.18%) .NET
2 28 (82.35%) VB.NET
2 28 (82.35%) ASP.NET
3 23 (67.65%) OOP
4 22 (64.71%) C#
5 16 (47.06%) SQL
5 16 (47.06%) VB
6 15 (44.12%) VB6
6 15 (44.12%) Visual Studio
7 13 (38.24%) SQL Server
8 12 (35.29%) jQuery
9 11 (32.35%) CSS
10 10 (29.41%) HTML
11 9 (26.47%) JavaScript
11 9 (26.47%) E-Commerce
12 7 (20.59%) MVC
13 6 (17.65%) SQL Server 2005
13 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
13 6 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
13 6 (17.65%) SaaS
13 6 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
14 5 (14.71%) N-Tier
14 5 (14.71%) MS Excel
14 5 (14.71%) TCP/IP
15 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
15 4 (11.76%) Finance
15 4 (11.76%) Linux
15 4 (11.76%) Mathematics
16 3 (8.82%) Software Packaging
16 3 (8.82%) Multithreading

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 (5.88%) Apache
2 1 (2.94%) Liferay
Applications
1 5 (14.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (38.24%) SQL Server
2 6 (17.65%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (8.82%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (8.82%) MySQL
4 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (5.88%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (44.12%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.88%) NUnit
2 2 (5.88%) JIRA
2 2 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.88%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.94%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 1 (2.94%) PHPUnit
3 1 (2.94%) Selenium
3 1 (2.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (2.94%) Subversion
General
1 4 (11.76%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (88.24%) Developer
2 24 (70.59%) .NET Developer
3 16 (47.06%) VB.NET Developer
4 7 (20.59%) Senior Developer
4 7 (20.59%) Lead Developer
5 6 (17.65%) Systems Developer
5 6 (17.65%) Senior .NET Developer
6 4 (11.76%) Senior Systems Developer
7 3 (8.82%) VB Developer
7 3 (8.82%) Team Leader
7 3 (8.82%) Development Team Leader
7 3 (8.82%) PHP Developer
7 3 (8.82%) VB6 Developer
7 3 (8.82%) .NET Team Leader
8 2 (5.88%) Senior VB.NET Developer
8 2 (5.88%) .NET Web Developer
8 2 (5.88%) C# Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Web Developer
9 1 (2.94%) C# .NET Developer
9 1 (2.94%) Lead .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (91.18%) .NET
2 28 (82.35%) ASP.NET
3 12 (35.29%) jQuery
4 11 (32.35%) CSS
5 10 (29.41%) HTML
6 3 (8.82%) Software Packaging
6 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 3 (8.82%) Middleware
6 3 (8.82%) Ajax
7 1 (2.94%) Yii
7 1 (2.94%) PhoneGap
7 1 (2.94%) Laravel
7 1 (2.94%) HTML5
7 1 (2.94%) JSON
7 1 (2.94%) WCF
7 1 (2.94%) MooTools
7 1 (2.94%) li3
7 1 (2.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (2.94%) Web Services
7 1 (2.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (14.71%) N-Tier
3 4 (11.76%) Mathematics
4 2 (5.88%) User Experience
4 2 (5.88%) Algorithms
4 2 (5.88%) Physics
4 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.94%) Open Source
5 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.76%) Linux
2 2 (5.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (67.65%) OOP
2 9 (26.47%) E-Commerce
3 7 (20.59%) MVC
4 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (8.82%) Multithreading
5 3 (8.82%) OOD
5 3 (8.82%) Migration
5 3 (8.82%) Scrum
5 3 (8.82%) Software Engineering
5 3 (8.82%) Web Development
6 2 (5.88%) TDD
6 2 (5.88%) Functional Programming
6 2 (5.88%) Low Latency
6 2 (5.88%) Kanban
6 2 (5.88%) Domain-Driven Design
7 1 (2.94%) Web Application Development
7 1 (2.94%) Unit Testing
7 1 (2.94%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.94%) Data Architecture
7 1 (2.94%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (82.35%) VB.NET
2 22 (64.71%) C#
3 16 (47.06%) SQL
3 16 (47.06%) VB
4 15 (44.12%) VB6
5 9 (26.47%) JavaScript
6 3 (8.82%) PHP
6 3 (8.82%) Java
7 2 (5.88%) C++
7 2 (5.88%) Erlang
7 2 (5.88%) Scala
7 2 (5.88%) F#
7 2 (5.88%) Clojure
8 1 (2.94%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (5.88%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.94%) Twitter