The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 42 32 45
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +13
Permanent jobs citing OOP 9 15 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 3.01% 5.64% 1.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.52% 7.04% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 0
Average salary £32,500 £31,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
OOP
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
256 213 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 85.62% 80.08% 77.78%
Number of salaries quoted 230 182 153
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +8.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,900 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

OOP
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

OOP Salary Trend in Worcestershire

OOP
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OOP across the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

OOP Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

OOP
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOP within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 31 July 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 +1 6 £32,500 - 1
Redditch -8 3 £24,500 -24.61%
OOP
West Midlands

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire region citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 25 (83.33%) HTML
2 21 (70.00%) C#
3 18 (60.00%) .NET
4 17 (56.67%) Visual Studio
4 17 (56.67%) C
5 14 (46.67%) OO
5 14 (46.67%) JavaScript
6 13 (43.33%) HTML5
7 12 (40.00%) C++
8 11 (36.67%) ATL
8 11 (36.67%) DCOM
8 11 (36.67%) MVC
8 11 (36.67%) WinForms
8 11 (36.67%) WPF
8 11 (36.67%) Git (software)
9 10 (33.33%) XML
10 9 (30.00%) ISO 9001
10 9 (30.00%) PHP
10 9 (30.00%) SQL
10 9 (30.00%) MySQL
11 8 (26.67%) CSS
11 8 (26.67%) Subversion
11 8 (26.67%) .NET Framework
12 7 (23.33%) MongoDB
12 7 (23.33%) WCF
12 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Azure
12 7 (23.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 7 (23.33%) Relational Database
12 7 (23.33%) ASP.NET Web API
12 7 (23.33%) E-Commerce

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire region citing OOP 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 OOP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.00%) CMS
2 2 (6.67%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.67%) Simulink
2 2 (6.67%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) Internet
2 2 (6.67%) Modbus
2 2 (6.67%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (30.00%) MySQL
2 7 (23.33%) RDBMS
2 7 (23.33%) MongoDB
2 7 (23.33%) Relational Database
3 3 (10.00%) InterSystems Cache
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (56.67%) Visual Studio
2 11 (36.67%) Git (software)
3 8 (26.67%) Subversion
4 6 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (20.00%) NUnit
5 1 (3.33%) Grunt
General
1 6 (20.00%) Automotive
2 3 (10.00%) Retail
3 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (86.67%) Developer
2 12 (40.00%) C# Developer
3 8 (26.67%) Junior
3 8 (26.67%) Junior Developer
4 7 (23.33%) PHP Developer
4 7 (23.33%) Junior C# Developer
4 7 (23.33%) Software Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Web Developer
5 4 (13.33%) C# Software Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Software Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) PHP Web Developer
7 2 (6.67%) MySQL Developer
7 2 (6.67%) .NET Developer
7 2 (6.67%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 1 (3.33%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Front-End Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) C# Software Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Senior Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (83.33%) HTML
2 18 (60.00%) .NET
3 13 (43.33%) HTML5
4 11 (36.67%) ATL
4 11 (36.67%) DCOM
4 11 (36.67%) WinForms
4 11 (36.67%) WPF
5 10 (33.33%) XML
6 8 (26.67%) .NET Framework
6 8 (26.67%) CSS
7 7 (23.33%) SOAP
7 7 (23.33%) WCF
7 7 (23.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 7 (23.33%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (20.00%) LINQ
8 6 (20.00%) Entity Framework
8 6 (20.00%) MFC
9 5 (16.67%) jQuery
10 2 (6.67%) Yii
10 2 (6.67%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) IVR
2 1 (3.33%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (23.33%) Windows
2 6 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) OO
2 11 (36.67%) MVC
3 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (23.33%) E-Commerce
4 6 (20.00%) OOD
4 6 (20.00%) TDD
4 6 (20.00%) Software Testing
4 6 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (10.00%) Web Development
5 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (6.67%) UML
6 2 (6.67%) Web Accessibility
7 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.33%) Unit Testing
7 1 (3.33%) Data Management
7 1 (3.33%) Validation
7 1 (3.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (70.00%) C#
2 17 (56.67%) C
3 14 (46.67%) JavaScript
4 12 (40.00%) C++
5 9 (30.00%) PHP
5 9 (30.00%) SQL
6 3 (10.00%) VB
6 3 (10.00%) VBA
6 3 (10.00%) Delphi
6 3 (10.00%) MUMPS
6 3 (10.00%) PHP5
7 2 (6.67%) MATLAB
8 1 (3.33%) Perl
8 1 (3.33%) Java
8 1 (3.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (30.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.33%) TickIT
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.00%) Zend
3 1 (3.33%) Akamai
3 1 (3.33%) Twitter
Worcester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago