Period
to 18 October 2018

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 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 85 93
Rank change year-on-year +13 +8 -3
Permanent jobs citing OOD 9 11 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 1.12% 1.05% 1.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.20% 1.18% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 8 18 26
Staffordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +109.30% -60.91%
10th Percentile £37,625 £42,500 £19,750
90th Percentile £58,250 £51,250 £43,750
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% +6.25%

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 753 934 1,191
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 93.42% 89.04% 93.78%
Number of salaries quoted 612 763 1,059
Staffordshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +2.74%
10th Percentile £23,750 £21,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £56,250 £56,500
West Midlands median annual salary £44,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.25% - -

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 18 October 2018.

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 18 October 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 0 9 £45,000 - 1
OOD
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, IT jobs citing OOD 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 OOD.

1 9 (100.00%) SQL
1 9 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 9 (100.00%) XML
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) OOP
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 9 (100.00%) WCF
1 9 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 9 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 9 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 8 (88.89%) NSubstitute
2 8 (88.89%) Dependency Injection
2 8 (88.89%) Inversion of Control
2 8 (88.89%) Ninject
2 8 (88.89%) Unit Testing
2 8 (88.89%) NUnit
2 8 (88.89%) WinForms
2 8 (88.89%) Visual Studio
3 6 (66.67%) TDD
3 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (55.56%) REST
4 5 (55.56%) ADO.NET
4 5 (55.56%) XSD
5 4 (44.44%) LINQ
5 4 (44.44%) Migration
5 4 (44.44%) JSON

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:

Cloud Services
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (44.44%) Azure Functions
2 4 (44.44%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Cosmos DB
1 4 (44.44%) Redis
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (88.89%) NSubstitute
2 8 (88.89%) NUnit
2 8 (88.89%) Visual Studio
3 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
3 4 (44.44%) ReSharper
3 4 (44.44%) Visual Studio Team System
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) .NET Developer
2 5 (55.56%) Software Developer
3 3 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (33.33%) C# Developer
4 2 (22.22%) .NET Software Developer
4 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 2 (22.22%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Azure Developer
5 1 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (11.11%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 9 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 9 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 9 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 9 (100.00%) WCF
1 9 (100.00%) XML
2 8 (88.89%) Ninject
2 8 (88.89%) WinForms
3 5 (55.56%) ADO.NET
3 5 (55.56%) REST
3 5 (55.56%) XSD
4 4 (44.44%) Castle Windsor
4 4 (44.44%) JSON
4 4 (44.44%) LINQ
4 4 (44.44%) RESTful
5 3 (33.33%) Ajax
5 3 (33.33%) HTML
5 3 (33.33%) HTML5
6 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) N-Tier
2 1 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) OOP
2 8 (88.89%) Dependency Injection
2 8 (88.89%) Inversion of Control
2 8 (88.89%) Unit Testing
3 6 (66.67%) TDD
4 4 (44.44%) Android Development
4 4 (44.44%) Microservices
4 4 (44.44%) Migration
4 4 (44.44%) Test Automation
5 3 (33.33%) SOA
6 2 (22.22%) MVC
7 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (11.11%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
1 9 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (33.33%) XAML
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) DevExpress