Period
to 23 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire with a requirement for OOP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OOP over the 6 months to 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 66 73 44
Rank change year-on-year +7 -29 +18
Permanent jobs citing OOP 17 24 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 2.10% 2.26% 6.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.25% 2.53% 6.57%
Number of salaries quoted 15 30 79
Staffordshire median annual salary £42,500 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.77% -18.75% +14.29%
10th Percentile £30,500 £22,425 £19,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £65,000 £60,000
West Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -10.00%

OOP 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 755 950 1,188
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 93.33% 89.37% 93.62%
Number of salaries quoted 613 770 1,059
Staffordshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +2.74%
10th Percentile £23,757 £21,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £56,250 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

OOP
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for OOP in Staffordshire

OOP
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for OOP in Staffordshire

OOP
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OOP in Staffordshire over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Salary histogram for OOP in Staffordshire

OOP
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOP within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 23 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 -6 10 £47,500 +72.73% 3
Tamworth - 4 £40,000 - 2
Burton-upon-Trent - 1 £21,500 - 1
OOP
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, IT jobs citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 16 (94.12%) C#
1 16 (94.12%) .NET
1 16 (94.12%) ASP.NET
2 14 (82.35%) SQL
3 12 (70.59%) WinForms
3 12 (70.59%) T-SQL
4 11 (64.71%) Windows
4 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (64.71%) ASP.NET Web API
5 9 (52.94%) .NET Framework
5 9 (52.94%) WCF
5 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
6 8 (47.06%) XML
6 8 (47.06%) OOD
6 8 (47.06%) NUnit
6 8 (47.06%) Entity Framework
6 8 (47.06%) Unit Testing
6 8 (47.06%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (41.18%) Dependency Injection
7 7 (41.18%) Inversion of Control
7 7 (41.18%) Ninject
7 7 (41.18%) REST
7 7 (41.18%) NSubstitute
7 7 (41.18%) TDD
7 7 (41.18%) MVC
7 7 (41.18%) Visual Studio
8 6 (35.29%) HTML
8 6 (35.29%) Web Development
8 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Azure

OOP
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 1 (5.88%) ThingWorx
Cloud Services
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (17.65%) Azure Functions
2 3 (17.65%) Serverless
3 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) Cosmos DB
2 3 (17.65%) Redis
3 2 (11.76%) NoSQL
4 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (47.06%) NUnit
1 8 (47.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (41.18%) NSubstitute
2 7 (41.18%) Visual Studio
3 4 (23.53%) Git (software)
3 4 (23.53%) ReSharper
4 3 (17.65%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (5.88%) CruiseControl
5 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
5 1 (5.88%) Moq
5 1 (5.88%) Selenium
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) Developer
2 8 (47.06%) Software Developer
3 5 (29.41%) .NET Developer
4 3 (17.65%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (17.65%) C# Developer
5 2 (11.76%) .NET Software Developer
5 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 2 (11.76%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (11.76%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Software Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Web Developer
6 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Junior Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Junior PHP Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Junior PHP Web Developer
6 1 (5.88%) PHP Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (94.12%) .NET
1 16 (94.12%) ASP.NET
2 12 (70.59%) WinForms
3 11 (64.71%) ASP.NET Web API
4 9 (52.94%) .NET Framework
4 9 (52.94%) WCF
5 8 (47.06%) Entity Framework
5 8 (47.06%) XML
6 7 (41.18%) Ninject
6 7 (41.18%) REST
7 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (35.29%) HTML
8 5 (29.41%) ADO.NET
8 5 (29.41%) HTML5
8 5 (29.41%) XSD
9 4 (23.53%) LINQ
9 4 (23.53%) RESTful
10 3 (17.65%) Ajax
10 3 (17.65%) Castle Windsor
10 3 (17.65%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) N-Tier
2 2 (11.76%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (5.88%) User Experience
3 1 (5.88%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (47.06%) OOD
2 8 (47.06%) Unit Testing
3 7 (41.18%) Dependency Injection
3 7 (41.18%) Inversion of Control
3 7 (41.18%) MVC
3 7 (41.18%) TDD
4 6 (35.29%) Web Development
5 5 (29.41%) OO
6 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (23.53%) Migration
6 4 (23.53%) SOA
6 4 (23.53%) Test Automation
7 3 (17.65%) Android Development
7 3 (17.65%) Microservices
7 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
8 2 (11.76%) Customer Requirements
8 2 (11.76%) Functional Programming
8 2 (11.76%) Open Source
8 2 (11.76%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 16 (94.12%) C#
2 14 (82.35%) SQL
3 12 (70.59%) T-SQL
4 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
5 4 (23.53%) Java
5 4 (23.53%) VB.NET
6 3 (17.65%) XAML
7 2 (11.76%) C++
8 1 (5.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) DevExpress