The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Shropshire with a requirement for OOP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 26 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
West Midlands / Shropshire
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 42 38
Rank change year-on-year +6 -4  
Permanent jobs citing OOP 4 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 1.93% 1.76% 1.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.31% 1.92% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 3
Median salary £27,500 £37,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.66% +66.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +3.89%  

OOP is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Shropshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Shropshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 173 312 196
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 83.57% 91.50% 85.96%
Number of salaries quoted 123 246 161
Median salary £38,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.57% -12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

OOP
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Shropshire citing OOP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for OOP in Shropshire

OOP
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Salary trend for OOP in Shropshire

OOP
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOP within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 26 April 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford +1 2 £30,000 -17.24%
Shrewsbury 0 2 £25,000 -33.33%
OOP
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 April 2017, IT jobs citing OOP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Shropshire region with a requirement for OOP.

1 8 (100.00%) PHP
1 8 (100.00%) MySQL
2 7 (87.50%) MVC
2 7 (87.50%) jQuery
3 5 (62.50%) CSS
3 5 (62.50%) HTML
3 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
4 4 (50.00%) Java
4 4 (50.00%) Marketing
4 4 (50.00%) Data Protection
4 4 (50.00%) Laravel
5 3 (37.50%) SDLC
5 3 (37.50%) Web Development
5 3 (37.50%) Visualforce
5 3 (37.50%) Apex Code
5 3 (37.50%) OO
5 3 (37.50%) CRM
5 3 (37.50%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
7 1 (12.50%) Open Source
7 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
7 1 (12.50%) Objective-C
7 1 (12.50%) Python
7 1 (12.50%) C++
7 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
7 1 (12.50%) Android Development
7 1 (12.50%) iOS Development
7 1 (12.50%) Android
7 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing

OOP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) MySQL
General
1 4 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (87.50%) PHP Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Developer
3 1 (12.50%) CRM Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Junior
3 1 (12.50%) Junior Applications Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Junior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Developer
3 1 (12.50%) MySQL Developer
3 1 (12.50%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) jQuery
2 5 (62.50%) CSS
2 5 (62.50%) HTML
3 4 (50.00%) Laravel
4 3 (37.50%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Android
1 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) MVC
2 4 (50.00%) Data Protection
3 3 (37.50%) CRM
3 3 (37.50%) OO
3 3 (37.50%) SDLC
3 3 (37.50%) Web Development
4 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (12.50%) Android Development
5 1 (12.50%) iOS Development
5 1 (12.50%) Open Source
5 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) PHP
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 4 (50.00%) Java
4 3 (37.50%) Apex Code
5 1 (12.50%) C++
5 1 (12.50%) Objective-C
5 1 (12.50%) Python
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Salesforce.com