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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 26 21 27
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Permanent jobs citing OO 11 32 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 5.00% 12.17% 10.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.18% 16.84% 13.30%
Number of salaries quoted 11 32 27
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,000 £40,000
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
178 190 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 80.91% 72.24% 76.60%
Number of salaries quoted 164 163 198
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -12.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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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 18 December 2014.

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 18 December 2014. 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 -6 6 £35,750 -23.52% 1
Bromsgrove +3 2 £38,625 +71.66%
Evesham +2 2 £43,000 +32.30%
Redditch +1 1 £31,500 -28.40%
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West Midlands

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 29 (65.91%) HTML
2 27 (61.36%) C#
2 27 (61.36%) JavaScript
2 27 (61.36%) .NET
3 25 (56.82%) MVC
4 21 (47.73%) SQL Server
5 17 (38.64%) Ajax
6 16 (36.36%) Software Engineering
6 16 (36.36%) Web Services
7 15 (34.09%) Relational Database
8 14 (31.82%) ASP.NET
8 14 (31.82%) OOP
8 14 (31.82%) RDBMS
8 14 (31.82%) jQuery
9 13 (29.55%) Computer Science
9 13 (29.55%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (29.55%) XML
9 13 (29.55%) SQL
10 12 (27.27%) Unit Testing
10 12 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
11 11 (25.00%) Software Testing
11 11 (25.00%) MySQL
11 11 (25.00%) OOD
12 10 (22.73%) Java
12 10 (22.73%) Subversion
12 10 (22.73%) Degree
13 9 (20.45%) RESTful
13 9 (20.45%) CSS
13 9 (20.45%) Analytical Skills
14 8 (18.18%) Linux

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Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 8 (18.18%) Apache
1 8 (18.18%) GlassFish
2 6 (13.64%) IIS
2 6 (13.64%) CMS
3 4 (9.09%) Tomcat
4 2 (4.55%) JBoss
4 2 (4.55%) nginx
4 2 (4.55%) Apache Solr
4 2 (4.55%) Node.js
4 2 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (18.18%) DNS
2 2 (4.55%) DHCP
2 2 (4.55%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (47.73%) SQL Server
2 15 (34.09%) Relational Database
3 14 (31.82%) RDBMS
4 11 (25.00%) MySQL
5 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (22.73%) Subversion
2 2 (4.55%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.55%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.55%) PVCS
2 2 (4.55%) Eclipse
2 2 (4.55%) Toad
3 1 (2.27%) NUnit
3 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.27%) QUnit
General
1 1 (2.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 37 (84.09%) Developer
2 22 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 14 (31.82%) Senior Developer
4 11 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
5 7 (15.91%) PHP Developer
5 7 (15.91%) Web Developer
5 7 (15.91%) Graduate
6 6 (13.64%) Software Developer
6 6 (13.64%) Applications Developer
6 6 (13.64%) C# Developer
6 6 (13.64%) Programmer
6 6 (13.64%) Web Applications Developer
6 6 (13.64%) PHP Web Developer
6 6 (13.64%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (13.64%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 6 (13.64%) .NET Software Developer
7 5 (11.36%) Senior C# Developer
7 5 (11.36%) Java Developer
8 4 (9.09%) Junior
8 4 (9.09%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (65.91%) HTML
2 27 (61.36%) .NET
3 17 (38.64%) Ajax
4 16 (36.36%) Web Services
5 14 (31.82%) ASP.NET
5 14 (31.82%) jQuery
6 13 (29.55%) XML
7 12 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (20.45%) RESTful
8 9 (20.45%) CSS
9 8 (18.18%) HTML5
10 6 (13.64%) Zend Framework
10 6 (13.64%) SOAP
10 6 (13.64%) XHTML
10 6 (13.64%) JavaBeans
11 5 (11.36%) Spring
12 4 (9.09%) XSL
13 3 (6.82%) J2EE
13 3 (6.82%) LAMP
13 3 (6.82%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 13 (29.55%) Computer Science
2 9 (20.45%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (15.91%) GIS
4 5 (11.36%) Mathematics
4 5 (11.36%) Physics
5 2 (4.55%) Client/Server
5 2 (4.55%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 8 (18.18%) Linux
2 6 (13.64%) Android
2 6 (13.64%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (56.82%) MVC
2 16 (36.36%) Software Engineering
3 14 (31.82%) OOP
4 13 (29.55%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (27.27%) Unit Testing
6 11 (25.00%) Software Testing
6 11 (25.00%) OOD
7 7 (15.91%) CAD
7 7 (15.91%) Data Management
7 7 (15.91%) Web Development
7 7 (15.91%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (13.64%) iOS Development
9 5 (11.36%) Requirements Management
9 5 (11.36%) Project Planning
9 5 (11.36%) UML
9 5 (11.36%) Project Management
10 4 (9.09%) Scrum
10 4 (9.09%) Configuration Management
10 4 (9.09%) Change Control
11 2 (4.55%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 27 (61.36%) C#
1 27 (61.36%) JavaScript
2 13 (29.55%) SQL
3 10 (22.73%) Java
4 7 (15.91%) VB.NET
4 7 (15.91%) PHP
5 6 (13.64%) PHP5
6 5 (11.36%) C++
7 3 (6.82%) T-SQL
7 3 (6.82%) VB
8 2 (4.55%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.27%) Perl
9 1 (2.27%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 10 (22.73%) Degree
2 2 (4.55%) MCSD
2 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.91%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (13.64%) Zend
2 4 (9.09%) Oracle
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