Period
to 23 April 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 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 52 35
Rank change year-on-year -22 -17 +18
Permanent jobs citing OOP 17 42 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 1.68% 4.38% 5.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.96% 4.74% 6.54%
Number of salaries quoted 17 38 72
Staffordshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.45% +6.62%
10th Percentile £30,850 £24,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £47,500 £61,250 £45,000
West Midlands median annual salary £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -14.29% - +2.94%

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 869 886 1,085
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 85.70% 92.48% 88.72%
Number of salaries quoted 768 697 981
Staffordshire median annual salary £37,500 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.85% +4.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £21,250 £24,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £55,000
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.66% -3.53% +6.25%

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 April 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 April 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 -14 7 £37,500 - 5
Tamworth -3 1 £36,500 -
Rugeley - 1 £37,500 - 1
OOP
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 15 (88.24%) OO
2 9 (52.94%) C#
2 9 (52.94%) CSS
2 9 (52.94%) XML
3 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
3 8 (47.06%) .NET
3 8 (47.06%) JSON
4 7 (41.18%) jQuery
4 7 (41.18%) MySQL
4 7 (41.18%) PHP
4 7 (41.18%) MVC
5 6 (35.29%) Linux
5 6 (35.29%) SQL
5 6 (35.29%) T-SQL
5 6 (35.29%) HTML
6 5 (29.41%) XSLT
6 5 (29.41%) MooTools
6 5 (29.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (29.41%) Linux Command Line
7 4 (23.53%) SDLC
7 4 (23.53%) Entity Framework
7 4 (23.53%) WinForms
7 4 (23.53%) .NET Framework
7 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
7 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
8 3 (17.65%) OOD
8 3 (17.65%) Visual Studio
8 3 (17.65%) VB.NET
8 3 (17.65%) Windows
8 3 (17.65%) Java

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 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.88%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) MySQL
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.88%) Cosmos DB
4 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
4 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
4 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (5.88%) Redis
4 1 (5.88%) Riak
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.88%) NSubstitute
2 1 (5.88%) NUnit
2 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 2 (11.76%) Advertising
1 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (41.18%) PHP Developer
3 6 (35.29%) .NET Developer
4 4 (23.53%) Software Developer
5 3 (17.65%) C# Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Senior Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Senior PHP Developer
6 2 (11.76%) .NET Software Developer
6 2 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (11.76%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (11.76%) C# VB.NET Developer
6 2 (11.76%) HTML CSS Developer
6 2 (11.76%) HTML Developer
6 2 (11.76%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (11.76%) MySQL Developer
6 2 (11.76%) OO PHP Developer
6 2 (11.76%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 2 (11.76%) SQL Developer
6 2 (11.76%) VB.NET Developer
7 1 (5.88%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) CSS
1 9 (52.94%) XML
2 8 (47.06%) .NET
2 8 (47.06%) JSON
3 7 (41.18%) jQuery
4 6 (35.29%) HTML
5 5 (29.41%) MooTools
5 5 (29.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 5 (29.41%) XSLT
6 4 (23.53%) .NET Framework
6 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
6 4 (23.53%) Entity Framework
6 4 (23.53%) WinForms
7 3 (17.65%) REST
8 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (11.76%) SOAP
8 2 (11.76%) Web Services
9 1 (5.88%) Castle Windsor
9 1 (5.88%) Node.js
9 1 (5.88%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (5.88%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Linux
2 3 (17.65%) Windows
3 1 (5.88%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) OO
2 7 (41.18%) MVC
3 4 (23.53%) SDLC
4 3 (17.65%) API Integration
4 3 (17.65%) Customer Requirements
4 3 (17.65%) OOD
4 3 (17.65%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (11.76%) OO PHP
5 2 (11.76%) Web Development
6 1 (5.88%) Android Development
6 1 (5.88%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (5.88%) Functional Programming
6 1 (5.88%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
6 1 (5.88%) Microservices
6 1 (5.88%) Multithreaded Programming
6 1 (5.88%) Multithreading
6 1 (5.88%) Open Source
6 1 (5.88%) Test Automation
6 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) C#
2 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
3 7 (41.18%) PHP
4 6 (35.29%) SQL
4 6 (35.29%) T-SQL
5 3 (17.65%) Java
5 3 (17.65%) VB.NET
6 1 (5.88%) Erlang
6 1 (5.88%) Go
6 1 (5.88%) Haskell
6 1 (5.88%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Twitter
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft