The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wolverhampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 21 22 18
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Permanent jobs citing OOP 6 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 4.88% 1.18% 7.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.00% 1.85% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 5
Average salary £28,000 £30,000 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +36.36%
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 Wolverhampton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wolverhampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
100 54 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 81.30% 63.53% 77.46%
Number of salaries quoted 76 50 49
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +0.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

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

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

OOP
Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OOP across the Wolverhampton region.

OOP Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Symfony
2 6 (85.71%) PHPUnit
2 6 (85.71%) PHP
2 6 (85.71%) Laravel
3 5 (71.43%) Rackspace
3 5 (71.43%) User Experience
3 5 (71.43%) cPanel
3 5 (71.43%) API Development
3 5 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (71.43%) Time Management
3 5 (71.43%) WordPress
3 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
3 5 (71.43%) CodeIgniter
4 2 (28.57%) OO
4 2 (28.57%) HTML5
4 2 (28.57%) MongoDB
4 2 (28.57%) CSS3
5 1 (14.29%) C#
5 1 (14.29%) Backbone.js
5 1 (14.29%) Redis
5 1 (14.29%) Ember.js
5 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
5 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
5 1 (14.29%) API Integration
5 1 (14.29%) REST
5 1 (14.29%) Open Source

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 (71.43%) WordPress
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MongoDB
2 1 (14.29%) Redis
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 1 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) PHPUnit
2 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (14.29%) Publishing
1 1 (14.29%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Web Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Junior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) PHP Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Junior C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
2 6 (85.71%) Symfony
2 6 (85.71%) Laravel
3 5 (71.43%) CodeIgniter
4 2 (28.57%) HTML5
4 2 (28.57%) CSS3
5 1 (14.29%) Backbone.js
5 1 (14.29%) Ember.js
5 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
5 1 (14.29%) REST
5 1 (14.29%) jQuery
5 1 (14.29%) LAMP
5 1 (14.29%) .NET
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (71.43%) Time Management
2 5 (71.43%) API Development
3 2 (28.57%) OO
4 1 (14.29%) MVC
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Open Source
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Web Development
4 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 1 (14.29%) API Integration
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (85.71%) PHP
3 1 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) cPanel
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Rackspace