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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 43 22 26
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +4
Permanent jobs citing OO 9 24 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 3.07% 9.23% 7.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.59% 11.48% 10.17%
Number of salaries quoted 9 18 12
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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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 Worcestershire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
251 209 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 85.67% 80.38% 77.29%
Number of salaries quoted 225 179 148
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,376
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

OO Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OO across the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

OO Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

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Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worcester -12 8 £32,500 -18.75%
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West Midlands

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 21 (75.00%) C#
2 19 (67.86%) HTML
3 18 (64.29%) JavaScript
4 14 (50.00%) MVC
4 14 (50.00%) .NET
4 14 (50.00%) Visual Studio
4 14 (50.00%) OOP
5 13 (46.43%) XML
5 13 (46.43%) SQL
6 12 (42.86%) C
6 12 (42.86%) jQuery
7 11 (39.29%) Git (software)
7 11 (39.29%) CSS
7 11 (39.29%) MS Excel
7 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
8 10 (35.71%) Windows
8 10 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
8 10 (35.71%) WCF
9 9 (32.14%) Software Engineering
9 9 (32.14%) Web Development
10 8 (28.57%) .NET Framework
10 8 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
10 8 (28.57%) Subversion
11 7 (25.00%) RDBMS
11 7 (25.00%) SOAP
11 7 (25.00%) PHP
11 7 (25.00%) Relational Database
11 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
12 6 (21.43%) Mobile App

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Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 (17.86%) Node.js
2 3 (10.71%) CMS
3 1 (3.57%) WordPress
3 1 (3.57%) Apache
3 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (39.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.14%) Simulink
2 2 (7.14%) Stateflow
3 1 (3.57%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (17.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 2 (7.14%) Modbus
2 2 (7.14%) Profibus
3 1 (3.57%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 7 (25.00%) RDBMS
2 7 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 6 (21.43%) MySQL
3 6 (21.43%) MongoDB
4 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 11 (39.29%) Git (software)
3 8 (28.57%) Subversion
4 6 (21.43%) NUnit
4 6 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (3.57%) Grunt
5 1 (3.57%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 24 (85.71%) Developer
2 15 (53.57%) C# Developer
3 7 (25.00%) Junior
3 7 (25.00%) Junior Developer
3 7 (25.00%) Junior C# Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Web Developer
5 4 (14.29%) C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) PHP Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Software Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) PHP Web Developer
6 3 (10.71%) C Software Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (10.71%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (7.14%) C# Software Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Senior Developer
8 1 (3.57%) .NET Developer
8 1 (3.57%) C# Software Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Front-End Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (67.86%) HTML
2 14 (50.00%) .NET
3 13 (46.43%) XML
4 12 (42.86%) jQuery
5 11 (39.29%) CSS
6 10 (35.71%) WCF
7 8 (28.57%) .NET Framework
7 8 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 7 (25.00%) SOAP
8 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (21.43%) MFC
9 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET
9 6 (21.43%) LINQ
9 6 (21.43%) Entity Framework
10 5 (17.86%) HTML5
10 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 5 (17.86%) Kendo UI
10 5 (17.86%) Backbone.js
10 5 (17.86%) KnockoutJS
11 3 (10.71%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Mobile App
2 5 (17.86%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (35.71%) Windows
2 6 (21.43%) Linux
3 5 (17.86%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.57%) Debian
4 1 (3.57%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) OOP
1 14 (50.00%) MVC
2 9 (32.14%) Software Engineering
2 9 (32.14%) Web Development
3 6 (21.43%) Software Testing
3 6 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (21.43%) E-Commerce
3 6 (21.43%) OOD
3 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (21.43%) TDD
4 5 (17.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (17.86%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (17.86%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (7.14%) UML
6 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.57%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.57%) Web Design
6 1 (3.57%) Data Management
6 1 (3.57%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 21 (75.00%) C#
2 18 (64.29%) JavaScript
3 13 (46.43%) SQL
4 12 (42.86%) C
5 7 (25.00%) PHP
6 6 (21.43%) C++
7 3 (10.71%) PHP5
8 2 (7.14%) MATLAB
8 2 (7.14%) VB6
8 2 (7.14%) VB
8 2 (7.14%) VBA
9 1 (3.57%) Python
9 1 (3.57%) Java
9 1 (3.57%) Perl
9 1 (3.57%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) ISO 9001
1 1 (3.57%) TickIT
Vendors
1 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) Zend
2 1 (3.57%) Twitter