Period
to 24 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire with a requirement for OO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OO over the 6 months to 24 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
24 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 30 33
Rank change year-on-year -13 +3 -4
Permanent jobs citing OO 54 83 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 4.88% 7.36% 7.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.72% 7.87% 8.06%
Number of salaries quoted 58 88 106
Staffordshire median annual salary £35,000 £39,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.26% -17.89% +26.67%
10th Percentile £22,350 £31,100 £29,250
90th Percentile £48,625 £52,500 £55,000
West Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% -3.75% -

OO is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 944 1,054 992
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 85.35% 93.52% 87.48%
Number of salaries quoted 778 894 885
Staffordshire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £25,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £61,625 £57,500 £55,000
West Midlands median annual salary £41,500 £41,500 £41,500

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Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

Job postings citing OO as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire.

Job vacancy trend for OO in Staffordshire

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Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for OO in Staffordshire

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Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OO in Staffordshire over the 6 months to 24 January 2018.

Salary histogram for OO in Staffordshire

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Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 24 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent -3 27 £32,500 -18.75% 5
Stafford +3 10 £40,000 +5.26% 4
Burton-upon-Trent - 4 £46,250 - 1
Tamworth -4 2 £33,250 -8.90%
OO
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 January 2018, IT jobs citing OO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Staffordshire region with a requirement for OO.

1 34 (62.96%) PHP
2 32 (59.26%) JavaScript
2 32 (59.26%) MySQL
2 32 (59.26%) CSS
3 31 (57.41%) HTML
4 22 (40.74%) MVC
4 22 (40.74%) OO PHP
5 20 (37.04%) SDLC
5 20 (37.04%) Laravel
6 18 (33.33%) C#
7 17 (31.48%) .NET
8 13 (24.07%) HTML5
8 13 (24.07%) Git (software)
9 12 (22.22%) Zend
9 12 (22.22%) Magento
9 12 (22.22%) Java
9 12 (22.22%) OOP
9 12 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (22.22%) Web Development
10 11 (20.37%) SQL Server
10 11 (20.37%) CodeIgniter
10 11 (20.37%) Test Automation
11 10 (18.52%) Symfony
12 9 (16.67%) Telecoms
12 9 (16.67%) SQL
12 9 (16.67%) jQuery
12 9 (16.67%) Sass
13 8 (14.81%) CakePHP
13 8 (14.81%) Linux
14 7 (12.96%) OOD

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (7.41%) WordPress
2 2 (3.70%) CMS
2 2 (3.70%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.85%) ColdFusion
Business Applications
1 12 (22.22%) Magento
2 1 (1.85%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.56%) SaaS
2 2 (3.70%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (59.26%) MySQL
2 11 (20.37%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.56%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.56%) Riak
4 1 (1.85%) MariaDB
4 1 (1.85%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 13 (24.07%) Git (software)
2 4 (7.41%) Maven
3 3 (5.56%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.85%) Subversion
General
1 9 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 6 (11.11%) Games
3 5 (9.26%) Advertising
4 2 (3.70%) Marketing
5 1 (1.85%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 49 (90.74%) Developer
2 25 (46.30%) PHP Developer
3 11 (20.37%) Full Stack Developer
4 10 (18.52%) C# Developer
4 10 (18.52%) JavaScript Developer
5 9 (16.67%) OO PHP Developer
5 9 (16.67%) PHP Laravel Developer
6 5 (9.26%) Junior
6 5 (9.26%) Junior Developer
6 5 (9.26%) Junior PHP Developer
6 5 (9.26%) Senior Developer
7 4 (7.41%) .NET Developer
7 4 (7.41%) Java Developer
7 4 (7.41%) Software Developer
7 4 (7.41%) Software Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) C# Software Developer
8 3 (5.56%) C# WPF Developer
8 3 (5.56%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
8 3 (5.56%) Programmer
8 3 (5.56%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (59.26%) CSS
2 31 (57.41%) HTML
3 20 (37.04%) Laravel
4 17 (31.48%) .NET
5 13 (24.07%) HTML5
6 11 (20.37%) CodeIgniter
7 10 (18.52%) Symfony
8 9 (16.67%) jQuery
8 9 (16.67%) Sass
9 8 (14.81%) CakePHP
10 6 (11.11%) XML
11 5 (9.26%) .NET Framework
11 5 (9.26%) Entity Framework
11 5 (9.26%) JSON
11 5 (9.26%) WPF
12 4 (7.41%) ASP.NET
12 4 (7.41%) Hibernate
12 4 (7.41%) Spring
13 3 (5.56%) Node.js
13 3 (5.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.26%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (7.41%) Data Structures
3 3 (5.56%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (3.70%) 3D Graphics
4 2 (3.70%) Blog
5 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.85%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.85%) iPhone
5 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.81%) Linux
2 2 (3.70%) Windows
3 1 (1.85%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (40.74%) MVC
1 22 (40.74%) OO PHP
2 20 (37.04%) SDLC
3 12 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (22.22%) OOP
3 12 (22.22%) Web Development
4 11 (20.37%) Test Automation
5 7 (12.96%) OOD
6 6 (11.11%) Software Engineering
7 5 (9.26%) MVVM
7 5 (9.26%) TDD
8 4 (7.41%) E-Commerce
8 4 (7.41%) Mathematics
9 3 (5.56%) Collaborative Working
9 3 (5.56%) Front End Development
9 3 (5.56%) Functional Programming
9 3 (5.56%) Process Improvement
9 3 (5.56%) Scrum
9 3 (5.56%) Unit Testing
10 2 (3.70%) Multithreaded Programming
Programming Languages
1 34 (62.96%) PHP
2 32 (59.26%) JavaScript
3 18 (33.33%) C#
4 12 (22.22%) Java
5 9 (16.67%) SQL
6 5 (9.26%) T-SQL
7 3 (5.56%) VB.NET
8 2 (3.70%) C++
9 1 (1.85%) Erlang
9 1 (1.85%) Go
9 1 (1.85%) Haskell
9 1 (1.85%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (5.56%) Degree
2 1 (1.85%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (22.22%) Zend
2 4 (7.41%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.56%) Twitter
4 1 (1.85%) Adobe