Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire with a requirement for OOD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OOD over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 96 91
Rank change year-on-year +6 -5 +5
Permanent jobs citing OOD 12 13 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 1.00% 1.06% 1.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.15% 1.15% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 14 26 18
Staffordshire median annual salary £45,000 £21,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +109.30% -60.91% +46.67%
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%

OOD 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 1044 1133 1068
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 86.78% 92.41% 89.15%
Number of salaries quoted 845 999 936
Staffordshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,625
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.39% +1.74%
10th Percentile £22,000 £23,200 £23,125
90th Percentile £60,150 £57,500 £55,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

OOD
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for OOD in Staffordshire

OOD
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for OOD in Staffordshire

OOD
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OOD in Staffordshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for OOD in Staffordshire

OOD
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOD within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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 +27 6 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Stafford -12 2 £45,000 +109.30%
OOD
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing OOD 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for OOD.

1 10 (83.33%) OO
2 9 (75.00%) Java
3 8 (66.67%) Hibernate
3 8 (66.67%) Spring
3 8 (66.67%) Maven
3 8 (66.67%) Data Structures
3 8 (66.67%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (25.00%) .NET
5 2 (16.67%) MySQL
5 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
5 2 (16.67%) Linux
5 2 (16.67%) OOP
5 2 (16.67%) PHP
5 2 (16.67%) C#
5 2 (16.67%) ColdFusion
5 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
5 2 (16.67%) Scrum
5 2 (16.67%) Extreme Programming
5 2 (16.67%) 3D Graphics
5 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (16.67%) Laravel
5 2 (16.67%) SaaS
6 1 (8.33%) Performance Management
6 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
6 1 (8.33%) Project Management
6 1 (8.33%) C++

OOD
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 2 (16.67%) ColdFusion
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (66.67%) Maven
2 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 2 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 2 (16.67%) C# Programmer
3 2 (16.67%) Lead Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Programmer
4 1 (8.33%) Core Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Development Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Development Team Leader
4 1 (8.33%) Development Team Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Lead Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Development Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Technical Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Team Leader
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Development Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Leader
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) Hibernate
1 8 (66.67%) Spring
2 3 (25.00%) .NET
3 2 (16.67%) Laravel
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Data Structures
1 8 (66.67%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (16.67%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) OO
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) Extreme Programming
2 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
2 2 (16.67%) OOP
2 2 (16.67%) Scrum
2 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Management
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) C#
2 2 (16.67%) PHP
3 1 (8.33%) C++