Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 52 66
Rank change year-on-year -29 +14 -13
Permanent jobs citing OOP 24 60 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 1.98% 4.85% 3.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.29% 5.25% 4.05%
Number of salaries quoted 30 55 38
Staffordshire median annual salary £32,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.75% +14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £22,425 £19,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £40,925
West Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £31,500 £35,000
% 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 1050 1143 1063
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 86.42% 92.48% 89.10%
Number of salaries quoted 851 1008 931
Staffordshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.74% +0.69%
10th Percentile £22,000 £23,175 £23,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 21 November 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 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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 -1 13 £27,500 -35.29%
Stafford -5 3 £32,500 +51.16%
Cannock - 2 £36,250 -
Tamworth - 1 £36,500 -
OOP
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 18 (75.00%) OO
2 15 (62.50%) C#
3 11 (45.83%) Java
4 10 (41.67%) .NET
4 10 (41.67%) Software Engineering
5 9 (37.50%) PHP
6 8 (33.33%) MySQL
6 8 (33.33%) Linux
6 8 (33.33%) Mathematics
7 7 (29.17%) Degree
7 7 (29.17%) Open Source
7 7 (29.17%) SQL
7 7 (29.17%) CSS
8 6 (25.00%) HTML
8 6 (25.00%) Physics
9 5 (20.83%) Multithreading
9 5 (20.83%) Riak
9 5 (20.83%) MVC
9 5 (20.83%) Functional Programming
9 5 (20.83%) Multithreaded Programming
10 4 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
10 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
10 4 (16.67%) Laravel
11 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (12.50%) Web Development
11 3 (12.50%) jQuery
11 3 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (12.50%) High Availability
11 3 (12.50%) C++

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 (4.17%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) MySQL
2 5 (20.83%) Riak
3 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 2 (8.33%) MariaDB
4 2 (8.33%) MongoDB
4 2 (8.33%) NoSQL
4 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (12.50%) Advertising
2 2 (8.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 17 (70.83%) Developer
2 7 (29.17%) PHP Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Graduate
3 5 (20.83%) Software Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Graduate Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Programmer
6 2 (8.33%) C# Developer
6 2 (8.33%) C# Programmer
6 2 (8.33%) Computer Science Graduate
6 2 (8.33%) Junior
6 2 (8.33%) Junior Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Junior PHP Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Data Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Linux Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Messaging Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) PHP Programmer
7 1 (4.17%) Senior PHP Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (41.67%) .NET
2 7 (29.17%) CSS
3 6 (25.00%) HTML
4 4 (16.67%) Laravel
5 3 (12.50%) jQuery
5 3 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (8.33%) AngularJS
6 2 (8.33%) CakePHP
6 2 (8.33%) React
6 2 (8.33%) Symfony
6 2 (8.33%) Vue (Vue.js)
6 2 (8.33%) XML
7 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
7 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (4.17%) JSON
7 1 (4.17%) MooTools
7 1 (4.17%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (8.33%) 3D Graphics
2 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (4.17%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (75.00%) OO
2 10 (41.67%) Software Engineering
3 8 (33.33%) Mathematics
4 7 (29.17%) Open Source
5 6 (25.00%) Physics
6 5 (20.83%) Functional Programming
6 5 (20.83%) Multithreaded Programming
6 5 (20.83%) Multithreading
6 5 (20.83%) MVC
7 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (12.50%) High Availability
7 3 (12.50%) Web Development
8 2 (8.33%) Concurrent Programming
8 2 (8.33%) OOD
9 1 (4.17%) API Integration
9 1 (4.17%) Customer Requirements
9 1 (4.17%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 15 (62.50%) C#
2 11 (45.83%) Java
3 9 (37.50%) PHP
4 7 (29.17%) SQL
5 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 3 (12.50%) C++
7 1 (4.17%) Erlang
7 1 (4.17%) Go
7 1 (4.17%) Haskell
7 1 (4.17%) Scala
7 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.17%) Numerate Degree
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (8.33%) Zend
2 1 (4.17%) Twitter