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 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
West Midlands / Staffordshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 31 46
Rank change year-on-year -10 +15  
Permanent jobs citing OOP 19 44 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 4.49% 6.68% 4.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.00% 7.67% 5.36%
Number of salaries quoted 15 44 24
Median salary £37,500 £36,250 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.44% +6.61%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +1.26% +2.59%  

OOP 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 380 574 485
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 89.83% 87.10% 83.19%
Number of salaries quoted 290 521 432
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

OOP
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staffordshire citing OOP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 30 March 2017.

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 3 months to 30 March 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 0 16 £37,500 -11.76%
Stafford -8 1 £37,500 +25.00%
Tamworth - 1 £36,500 -
Cannock - 1 £37,500 -
OOP
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT jobs citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 28 (65.12%) .NET
2 27 (62.79%) OO
3 23 (53.49%) C#
3 23 (53.49%) JavaScript
4 22 (51.16%) SQL
5 20 (46.51%) MVC
6 19 (44.19%) CSS
7 17 (39.53%) jQuery
8 16 (37.21%) SQL Server
9 15 (34.88%) Computer Science
9 15 (34.88%) Enterprise Software
9 15 (34.88%) Relational Database
10 14 (32.56%) Degree
10 14 (32.56%) NoSQL
10 14 (32.56%) Java
11 13 (30.23%) RDBMS
11 13 (30.23%) Linux
11 13 (30.23%) XML
11 13 (30.23%) PHP
12 12 (27.91%) MySQL
12 12 (27.91%) SOAP
12 12 (27.91%) SOA
12 12 (27.91%) WPF
12 12 (27.91%) Service Design
13 11 (25.58%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 11 (25.58%) Unit Testing
13 11 (25.58%) ASP.NET
13 11 (25.58%) HTML
14 10 (23.26%) VB.NET
14 10 (23.26%) N-Tier

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:

Applications
1 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.33%) Amazon S3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (37.21%) SQL Server
2 15 (34.88%) Relational Database
3 14 (32.56%) NoSQL
4 13 (30.23%) RDBMS
5 12 (27.91%) MySQL
6 5 (11.63%) Riak
7 4 (9.30%) Neo4j
8 1 (2.33%) MongoDB
8 1 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (2.33%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Ant
1 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.33%) Gradle
1 1 (2.33%) Maven
General
1 1 (2.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 29 (67.44%) Developer
2 14 (32.56%) Architect
3 13 (30.23%) PHP Developer
4 10 (23.26%) C# Developer
5 8 (18.60%) .NET Architect
5 8 (18.60%) Software Architect
6 6 (13.95%) .NET Developer
6 6 (13.95%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (11.63%) Software Developer
7 5 (11.63%) SQL Server Architect
8 4 (9.30%) .NET Solutions Architect
8 4 (9.30%) Database Architect
8 4 (9.30%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (6.98%) Graduate Developer
9 3 (6.98%) Graduate Software Developer
9 3 (6.98%) Junior Developer
9 3 (6.98%) Junior Software Developer
9 3 (6.98%) Lead C# Developer
9 3 (6.98%) Lead Developer
9 3 (6.98%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (65.12%) .NET
2 19 (44.19%) CSS
3 17 (39.53%) jQuery
4 13 (30.23%) XML
5 12 (27.91%) SOAP
5 12 (27.91%) WPF
6 11 (25.58%) ASP.NET
6 11 (25.58%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 11 (25.58%) HTML
7 10 (23.26%) HTML5
7 10 (23.26%) JSON
7 10 (23.26%) MooTools
7 10 (23.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 10 (23.26%) XSLT
8 9 (20.93%) Velocity
8 9 (20.93%) WinForms
9 8 (18.60%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (16.28%) .NET Framework
10 7 (16.28%) Ajax
10 7 (16.28%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (34.88%) Computer Science
1 15 (34.88%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (23.26%) N-Tier
3 7 (16.28%) Linux Command Line
4 5 (11.63%) Blog
5 4 (9.30%) Replication
6 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (30.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (62.79%) OO
2 20 (46.51%) MVC
3 12 (27.91%) Service Design
3 12 (27.91%) SOA
4 11 (25.58%) Unit Testing
5 10 (23.26%) High Availability
6 9 (20.93%) Functional Programming
6 9 (20.93%) Inversion of Control
6 9 (20.93%) Mentoring
7 8 (18.60%) Web Development
8 7 (16.28%) Software Architecture
8 7 (16.28%) Software Engineering
9 5 (11.63%) Data Architecture
10 4 (9.30%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (9.30%) IT Strategy
11 3 (6.98%) OOA/OOD
11 3 (6.98%) Open Source
11 3 (6.98%) UML
12 2 (4.65%) People Management
12 2 (4.65%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 23 (53.49%) C#
1 23 (53.49%) JavaScript
2 22 (51.16%) SQL
3 14 (32.56%) Java
4 13 (30.23%) PHP
5 10 (23.26%) VB.NET
6 9 (20.93%) Erlang
6 9 (20.93%) T-SQL
7 7 (16.28%) TypeScript
7 7 (16.28%) VB
8 5 (11.63%) C++
9 1 (2.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (32.56%) Degree
2 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (20.93%) QA
System Software
1 4 (9.30%) Docker
Vendors
1 10 (23.26%) Microsoft
1 10 (23.26%) Twitter
2 1 (2.33%) Zend
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