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 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
West Midlands > Staffordshire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 69 65
Rank change year-on-year +17 -4  
Permanent jobs citing OOD 9 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 1.70% 1.73% 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.91% 1.92% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 14 14 0
Staffordshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £42,655 £35,000
% change year-on-year +11.35% +21.87%  

OOD 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 Staffordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 470 626 562
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 88.85% 90.20% 90.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1373 2240 1888
Staffordshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -7.40%  
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,500 £28,550
90th Percentile £57,500 £62,500 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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
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 3 months to 29 June 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
Stoke-on-Trent +16 6 £45,000 +5.88%
Stafford -4 3 £46,250 +115.11%
Cannock - 1 £47,500 -
OOD
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 9 (64.29%) OO
2 8 (57.14%) Java
2 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 7 (50.00%) Data Structures
4 6 (42.86%) Spring
4 6 (42.86%) Maven
4 6 (42.86%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (35.71%) Scrum
5 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
6 4 (28.57%) Extreme Programming
6 4 (28.57%) TDD
6 4 (28.57%) C#
6 4 (28.57%) SQL
6 4 (28.57%) .NET
6 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
7 3 (21.43%) MySQL
7 3 (21.43%) VB.NET
7 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
7 3 (21.43%) PHP
7 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
7 3 (21.43%) MVC
7 3 (21.43%) Web Development
7 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
7 3 (21.43%) Domain-Driven Design
7 3 (21.43%) jQuery
7 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (21.43%) SaaS
7 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC 5

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 (14.29%) ColdFusion
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) SaaS
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) MySQL
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (7.14%) Big Data
2 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Maven
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Java Developer
3 3 (21.43%) .NET Developer
3 3 (21.43%) .NET Web Developer
3 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (21.43%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (21.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (21.43%) C# Developer
3 3 (21.43%) C# Web Developer
3 3 (21.43%) SQL Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Web Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Lead Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Lead Software Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Development Team Leader
5 1 (7.14%) Java Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 6 (42.86%) Spring
3 4 (28.57%) .NET
3 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
4 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
4 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 3 (21.43%) Entity Framework
4 3 (21.43%) jQuery
5 2 (14.29%) Laravel
6 1 (7.14%) CSS
6 1 (7.14%) HTML
6 1 (7.14%) JPA
6 1 (7.14%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Data Structures
2 6 (42.86%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (7.14%) Algorithms
4 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
4 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Android
1 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) OO
2 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (35.71%) Scrum
3 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
4 4 (28.57%) Extreme Programming
4 4 (28.57%) TDD
5 3 (21.43%) Domain-Driven Design
5 3 (21.43%) MVC
5 3 (21.43%) Web Development
6 1 (7.14%) Android Development
6 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) iOS Development
6 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) Java
2 4 (28.57%) C#
2 4 (28.57%) SQL
3 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 3 (21.43%) PHP
3 3 (21.43%) VB.NET
4 1 (7.14%) C++
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle