The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OO over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 15 23 23
Rank change year-on-year
+8 0
Permanent jobs citing OO 12 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 17.39% 2.00% 2.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 22.22% 2.82% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 2
Average salary £40,000 - £34,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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Worcestershire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Worcester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
54 71 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 78.26% 71.00% 81.82%
Number of salaries quoted 49 54 71
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

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Salary Trend in Worcester

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

OO Salary Trend in Worcester

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Salary Histogram in Worcester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OO across the Worcester region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

OO Salary Histogram in Worcester

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Worcester 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 15 (93.75%) JavaScript
2 14 (87.50%) C#
2 14 (87.50%) .NET
2 14 (87.50%) XML
3 10 (62.50%) SQL Server
3 10 (62.50%) HTML
4 9 (56.25%) Web Services
5 8 (50.00%) OOD
5 8 (50.00%) QA
5 8 (50.00%) Unit Testing
6 7 (43.75%) VB.NET
7 5 (31.25%) SQL
7 5 (31.25%) IIS
7 5 (31.25%) XSL
7 5 (31.25%) RDBMS
7 5 (31.25%) Configuration Management
7 5 (31.25%) Change Control
7 5 (31.25%) Relational Database
7 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (31.25%) Software Testing
8 3 (18.75%) MVC
8 3 (18.75%) CSS
8 3 (18.75%) Degree
9 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
9 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
9 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
9 2 (12.50%) MCSD
9 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (6.25%) TDD

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Top Related IT Skills in Worcester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Worcester 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 5 (31.25%) IIS
2 1 (6.25%) Drupal
2 1 (6.25%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (31.25%) RDBMS
2 5 (31.25%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.25%) MySQL
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (75.00%) Senior Developer
2 12 (75.00%) .NET Developer
2 12 (75.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 5 (31.25%) C# Developer
3 5 (31.25%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Senior C# Developer
4 4 (25.00%) C# Software Developer
4 4 (25.00%) .NET Software Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Senior Software Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Software Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Graduate
5 2 (12.50%) Junior
5 2 (12.50%) Junior Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (6.25%) PHP Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (87.50%) .NET
1 14 (87.50%) XML
2 10 (62.50%) HTML
3 9 (56.25%) Web Services
4 5 (31.25%) XSL
5 3 (18.75%) CSS
6 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
6 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
7 1 (6.25%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) OOD
1 8 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 5 (31.25%) Configuration Management
2 5 (31.25%) Change Control
2 5 (31.25%) Software Testing
3 3 (18.75%) MVC
4 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.25%) TDD
5 1 (6.25%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) JavaScript
2 14 (87.50%) C#
3 7 (43.75%) VB.NET
4 5 (31.25%) SQL
5 1 (6.25%) Java
5 1 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) MCSD
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Zend
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