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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 19 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing OO 2 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 2.90% 4.44% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.85% 5.88% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 0
Average salary £40,000 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% -
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
52 68 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 75.36% 75.56% 78.48%
Number of salaries quoted 50 64 61
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,000 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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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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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 14 (93.33%) C#
2 14 (93.33%) .NET
2 14 (93.33%) XML
3 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 10 (66.67%) HTML
4 9 (60.00%) Web Services
5 8 (53.33%) OOD
5 8 (53.33%) QA
5 8 (53.33%) Unit Testing
6 7 (46.67%) VB.NET
7 5 (33.33%) SQL
7 5 (33.33%) IIS
7 5 (33.33%) XSL
7 5 (33.33%) RDBMS
7 5 (33.33%) Configuration Management
7 5 (33.33%) Software Testing
7 5 (33.33%) Change Control
7 5 (33.33%) Relational Database
7 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (20.00%) MVC
8 3 (20.00%) CSS
9 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
9 2 (13.33%) MCSD
9 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
9 2 (13.33%) Degree
9 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
10 1 (6.67%) Zend
10 1 (6.67%) Drupal

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Top Related IT Skills in Worcester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (6.67%) Drupal
2 1 (6.67%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 5 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.67%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (80.00%) Senior Developer
2 12 (80.00%) .NET Developer
2 12 (80.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 5 (33.33%) Senior C# Developer
3 5 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (33.33%) C# Developer
4 4 (26.67%) Software Developer
4 4 (26.67%) Senior Software Developer
4 4 (26.67%) .NET Software Developer
4 4 (26.67%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Graduate
5 2 (13.33%) Graduate Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Junior
5 2 (13.33%) Junior Developer
6 1 (6.67%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (93.33%) .NET
1 14 (93.33%) XML
2 10 (66.67%) HTML
3 9 (60.00%) Web Services
4 5 (33.33%) XSL
5 3 (20.00%) CSS
6 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
6 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
7 1 (6.67%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) OOD
1 8 (53.33%) Unit Testing
2 5 (33.33%) Change Control
2 5 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 5 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 3 (20.00%) MVC
4 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 14 (93.33%) C#
3 7 (46.67%) VB.NET
4 5 (33.33%) SQL
5 1 (6.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) MCSD
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (53.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Zend
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