The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Worcestershire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 26 37 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Permanent jobs citing OOP 13 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 5.88% 2.27% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.77% 2.98% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 0
Average salary £21,000 £23,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.69% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
192 168 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 86.88% 76.36% 66.77%
Number of salaries quoted 177 149 170
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
OOP
West Midlands

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
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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Redditch +8 7 £29,000 +61.11%
Droitwich - 4 £21,000 -
Bromsgrove - 2 £23,000 -
OOP
West Midlands

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 30 (69.77%) PHP
2 29 (67.44%) JavaScript
2 29 (67.44%) CSS
3 27 (62.79%) Internet
4 26 (60.47%) C#
5 23 (53.49%) HTML
6 20 (46.51%) MySQL
7 19 (44.19%) VB
8 14 (32.56%) WordPress
9 13 (30.23%) InterSystems Cache
9 13 (30.23%) Retail
9 13 (30.23%) LAMP
9 13 (30.23%) IVR
9 13 (30.23%) Intranet
9 13 (30.23%) .NET
9 13 (30.23%) Java
9 13 (30.23%) Delphi
9 13 (30.23%) Windows
9 13 (30.23%) MUMPS
10 12 (27.91%) OO
11 11 (25.58%) Responsive Web Design
12 10 (23.26%) Web Services
12 10 (23.26%) XHTML
13 9 (20.93%) Linux
13 9 (20.93%) CMS
14 8 (18.60%) MVC
14 8 (18.60%) Web Design
14 8 (18.60%) Zend
14 8 (18.60%) PHP5
15 7 (16.28%) Open Source

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 14 (32.56%) WordPress
2 9 (20.93%) CMS
3 3 (6.98%) Drupal
3 3 (6.98%) Joomla!
4 1 (2.33%) Apache
4 1 (2.33%) nginx
Business Applications
1 7 (16.28%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 27 (62.79%) Internet
2 13 (30.23%) Intranet
3 1 (2.33%) Broadband
3 1 (2.33%) SMTP
3 1 (2.33%) HTTP
3 1 (2.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (46.51%) MySQL
2 13 (30.23%) InterSystems Cache
3 7 (16.28%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (16.28%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.65%) Subversion
3 1 (2.33%) Xdebug
3 1 (2.33%) PHPUnit
General
1 13 (30.23%) Retail
2 4 (9.30%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 43 (100.00%) Developer
2 26 (60.47%) Software Developer
3 17 (39.53%) PHP Developer
4 9 (20.93%) Web Developer
5 5 (11.63%) PHP Web Developer
6 4 (9.30%) Java Software Developer
6 4 (9.30%) Java Developer
6 4 (9.30%) C# Developer
6 4 (9.30%) C# Software Developer
6 4 (9.30%) WordPress Developer
7 1 (2.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (67.44%) CSS
2 23 (53.49%) HTML
3 13 (30.23%) LAMP
3 13 (30.23%) .NET
4 10 (23.26%) Web Services
4 10 (23.26%) XHTML
5 7 (16.28%) HTML5
5 7 (16.28%) Ajax
5 7 (16.28%) XML
5 7 (16.28%) SOAP
6 6 (13.95%) XSL
6 6 (13.95%) SVG
6 6 (13.95%) JSON
6 6 (13.95%) REST
6 6 (13.95%) Regular Expression
6 6 (13.95%) jQuery
7 1 (2.33%) DOM
7 1 (2.33%) Zend Framework
7 1 (2.33%) RESTful
7 1 (2.33%) Smarty
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.23%) IVR
2 7 (16.28%) Open Source
2 7 (16.28%) Mobile App
3 3 (6.98%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.33%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 13 (30.23%) Windows
2 9 (20.93%) Linux
3 7 (16.28%) Apple iOS
3 7 (16.28%) Android
4 1 (2.33%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.91%) OO
2 11 (25.58%) Responsive Web Design
3 8 (18.60%) MVC
3 8 (18.60%) Web Design
4 7 (16.28%) Mobile Application Development
4 7 (16.28%) Android Development
4 7 (16.28%) iOS Development
4 7 (16.28%) Web Development
5 6 (13.95%) UML
6 3 (6.98%) Content Management
7 2 (4.65%) E-Commerce
8 1 (2.33%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 30 (69.77%) PHP
2 29 (67.44%) JavaScript
3 26 (60.47%) C#
4 19 (44.19%) VB
5 13 (30.23%) Java
5 13 (30.23%) Delphi
5 13 (30.23%) MUMPS
6 8 (18.60%) PHP5
7 7 (16.28%) VB.NET
8 6 (13.95%) C
8 6 (13.95%) C++
8 6 (13.95%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.98%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (18.60%) Zend
2 6 (13.95%) Oracle
3 1 (2.33%) Red Hat