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

Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 68 50 29
Rank change year-on-year -18 -21 +24
Permanent jobs citing OOP 20 41 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 2.13% 4.32% 7.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.40% 4.75% 8.09%
Number of salaries quoted 19 46 106
Staffordshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +10.29% -2.86%
10th Percentile £32,500 £23,375 £19,750
90th Percentile £49,250 £64,375 £45,625
West Midlands median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% - -

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 834 863 1,211
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 88.91% 90.94% 90.71%
Number of salaries quoted 685 688 1,078
Staffordshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -3.61% +3.75%

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 18 June 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 18 June 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 -12 12 £40,000 +6.67% 2
Tamworth +3 2 £40,000 +9.59% 3
Burton-upon-Trent - 1 £21,500 - 1
Rugeley - 1 £37,500 -
OOP
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 June 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 14 (70.00%) OO
2 13 (65.00%) C#
2 13 (65.00%) .NET
3 12 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (60.00%) SQL
3 12 (60.00%) T-SQL
3 12 (60.00%) XML
4 10 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 10 (50.00%) WinForms
4 10 (50.00%) JSON
5 9 (45.00%) MVC
6 8 (40.00%) Windows
7 7 (35.00%) CSS
7 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
7 7 (35.00%) HTML
7 7 (35.00%) .NET Framework
7 7 (35.00%) Entity Framework
8 6 (30.00%) jQuery
8 6 (30.00%) PHP
9 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (25.00%) MySQL
9 5 (25.00%) OOD
9 5 (25.00%) Linux
9 5 (25.00%) XSLT
9 5 (25.00%) Web Development
9 5 (25.00%) MooTools
9 5 (25.00%) REST
9 5 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (25.00%) Linux Command Line
10 4 (20.00%) Customer Requirements

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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (15.00%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (25.00%) MySQL
3 3 (15.00%) Cosmos DB
3 3 (15.00%) Redis
4 2 (10.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
5 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (20.00%) NSubstitute
1 4 (20.00%) NUnit
1 4 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (15.00%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.00%) ReSharper
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
1 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (85.00%) Developer
2 7 (35.00%) Software Developer
3 6 (30.00%) PHP Developer
4 5 (25.00%) .NET Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Senior Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Senior PHP Developer
6 2 (10.00%) .NET Software Developer
6 2 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (10.00%) C# Developer
6 2 (10.00%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (10.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
6 2 (10.00%) HTML CSS Developer
6 2 (10.00%) HTML Developer
6 2 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (10.00%) MySQL Developer
6 2 (10.00%) OO PHP Developer
6 2 (10.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Software Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) SQL Developer
6 2 (10.00%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (65.00%) .NET
2 12 (60.00%) XML
3 10 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 10 (50.00%) JSON
3 10 (50.00%) WinForms
4 7 (35.00%) .NET Framework
4 7 (35.00%) CSS
4 7 (35.00%) Entity Framework
4 7 (35.00%) HTML
5 6 (30.00%) jQuery
6 5 (25.00%) MooTools
6 5 (25.00%) REST
6 5 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (25.00%) XSLT
7 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (20.00%) Ninject
7 4 (20.00%) WCF
8 3 (15.00%) HTML5
8 3 (15.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (10.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) Windows
2 5 (25.00%) Linux
3 3 (15.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) OO
2 9 (45.00%) MVC
3 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (25.00%) OOD
3 5 (25.00%) Web Development
4 4 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
4 4 (20.00%) Dependency Injection
4 4 (20.00%) Inversion of Control
4 4 (20.00%) SDLC
4 4 (20.00%) TDD
4 4 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 4 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 3 (15.00%) Android Development
5 3 (15.00%) API Integration
5 3 (15.00%) Microservices
5 3 (15.00%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (10.00%) Functional Programming
6 2 (10.00%) OO PHP
6 2 (10.00%) Open Source
6 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) C#
2 12 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (60.00%) SQL
2 12 (60.00%) T-SQL
3 6 (30.00%) PHP
4 4 (20.00%) VB.NET
5 3 (15.00%) Java
6 1 (5.00%) C++
6 1 (5.00%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.00%) Twitter
3 1 (5.00%) DevExpress