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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 18 21 12
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Permanent jobs citing OO 14 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 9.72% 6.45% 9.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.38% 7.14% 12.73%
Number of salaries quoted 14 3 4
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,700 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,500 £63,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
123 84 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 85.42% 90.32% 73.33%
Number of salaries quoted 116 80 37
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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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 2 July 2015.

OO Salary Histogram in Worcester

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 (68.18%) HTML
1 15 (68.18%) OOP
2 14 (63.64%) C#
2 14 (63.64%) JavaScript
3 12 (54.55%) C
4 11 (50.00%) Git (software)
5 10 (45.45%) .NET
6 9 (40.91%) MVC
6 9 (40.91%) XML
7 8 (36.36%) Visual Studio
7 8 (36.36%) MySQL
7 8 (36.36%) PHP
7 8 (36.36%) SQL
7 8 (36.36%) Subversion
7 8 (36.36%) .NET Framework
7 8 (36.36%) jQuery
8 7 (31.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 7 (31.82%) Linux
8 7 (31.82%) E-Commerce
9 6 (27.27%) OOD
9 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
9 6 (27.27%) SOAP
9 6 (27.27%) Windows
9 6 (27.27%) C++
9 6 (27.27%) MFC
9 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (27.27%) TDD
9 6 (27.27%) NUnit
9 6 (27.27%) RDBMS
9 6 (27.27%) Microsoft

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Top Related IT Skills in Worcester by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 3 (13.64%) Apache
1 3 (13.64%) CMS
2 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.09%) Simulink
2 2 (9.09%) Stateflow
2 2 (9.09%) GIMP
2 2 (9.09%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
2 2 (9.09%) Modbus
2 2 (9.09%) Profibus
3 1 (4.55%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) MySQL
2 6 (27.27%) RDBMS
2 6 (27.27%) MongoDB
2 6 (27.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (36.36%) Visual Studio
2 8 (36.36%) Subversion
3 6 (27.27%) NUnit
3 6 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (4.55%) Grunt
4 1 (4.55%) JUnit
General
1 2 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (81.82%) Developer
2 10 (45.45%) C# Developer
3 6 (27.27%) Junior
3 6 (27.27%) Junior C# Developer
3 6 (27.27%) Junior Developer
4 5 (22.73%) Web Developer
5 4 (18.18%) Software Engineer
5 4 (18.18%) C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (18.18%) PHP Developer
6 3 (13.64%) PHP Web Developer
6 3 (13.64%) C Software Engineer
7 2 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (9.09%) C# Software Engineer
7 2 (9.09%) .NET Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Software Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Magento Developer
8 1 (4.55%) C# Software Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (68.18%) HTML
2 10 (45.45%) .NET
3 9 (40.91%) XML
4 8 (36.36%) .NET Framework
4 8 (36.36%) jQuery
5 7 (31.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 6 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web API
6 6 (27.27%) WCF
6 6 (27.27%) LINQ
6 6 (27.27%) HTML5
6 6 (27.27%) Entity Framework
6 6 (27.27%) SOAP
6 6 (27.27%) MFC
7 5 (22.73%) CSS
8 2 (9.09%) Ajax
8 2 (9.09%) LAMP
8 2 (9.09%) WinForms
8 2 (9.09%) ATL
8 2 (9.09%) DCOM
8 2 (9.09%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Linux
2 6 (27.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) OOP
2 9 (40.91%) MVC
3 7 (31.82%) E-Commerce
4 6 (27.27%) OOD
4 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (27.27%) TDD
4 6 (27.27%) Software Testing
4 6 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (18.18%) UML
5 4 (18.18%) Software Engineering
6 3 (13.64%) Data Management
6 3 (13.64%) Web Development
7 2 (9.09%) Pay per click
7 2 (9.09%) Online Marketing
7 2 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (9.09%) SEO
7 2 (9.09%) SDLC
8 1 (4.55%) Validation
8 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
8 1 (4.55%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 14 (63.64%) C#
1 14 (63.64%) JavaScript
2 12 (54.55%) C
3 8 (36.36%) PHP
3 8 (36.36%) SQL
4 6 (27.27%) C++
5 3 (13.64%) PHP5
6 2 (9.09%) VB
6 2 (9.09%) VBA
6 2 (9.09%) MATLAB
6 2 (9.09%) VB6
7 1 (4.55%) Java
7 1 (4.55%) Perl
7 1 (4.55%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Linux+ Certification
2 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) ISO 9001
1 1 (4.55%) TickIT
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) Zend
3 1 (4.55%) Twitter