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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
West Midlands / Staffordshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 26 42
Rank change year-on-year -20 +16  
Permanent jobs citing OOP 16 59 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 3.11% 8.46% 4.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.52% 9.41% 4.85%
Number of salaries quoted 16 59 27
Median salary £32,500 £34,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.41% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £45,500 £42,600
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  

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 455 627 557
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 88.52% 89.96% 89.98%
Number of salaries quoted 371 554 485
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.89% -4.93%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £28,550
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 27 June 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 27 June 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 +7 12 £27,500 -35.29% 3
Stafford -13 2 £36,250 +68.60%
Cannock - 2 £36,250 -
OOP
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 29 (76.32%) OO
2 28 (73.68%) C#
3 25 (65.79%) .NET
4 20 (52.63%) Java
5 18 (47.37%) SQL Server
6 17 (44.74%) Enterprise Software
7 16 (42.11%) Degree
8 15 (39.47%) Computer Science
9 14 (36.84%) Software Engineering
10 12 (31.58%) C++
10 12 (31.58%) SQL
10 12 (31.58%) Linux
11 11 (28.95%) JavaScript
12 10 (26.32%) MVC
13 9 (23.68%) CSS
13 9 (23.68%) jQuery
13 9 (23.68%) High Availability
13 9 (23.68%) Functional Programming
14 8 (21.05%) NoSQL
14 8 (21.05%) Mathematics
14 8 (21.05%) PHP
14 8 (21.05%) MySQL
15 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
15 7 (18.42%) XML
15 7 (18.42%) Physics
15 7 (18.42%) WPF
15 7 (18.42%) Open Source
16 6 (15.79%) Mentoring
16 6 (15.79%) Service Design
16 6 (15.79%) Relational Database

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) Internet
1 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (47.37%) SQL Server
2 8 (21.05%) MySQL
2 8 (21.05%) NoSQL
3 6 (15.79%) RDBMS
3 6 (15.79%) Relational Database
4 4 (10.53%) Riak
5 2 (5.26%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 27 (71.05%) Developer
2 11 (28.95%) Graduate
2 11 (28.95%) Graduate Developer
3 8 (21.05%) Architect
3 8 (21.05%) PHP Developer
4 7 (18.42%) Computer Science Graduate
5 6 (15.79%) C# Developer
6 5 (13.16%) .NET Architect
7 4 (10.53%) .NET Developer
7 4 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (10.53%) Software Architect
7 4 (10.53%) Software Developer
8 3 (7.89%) C# Architect
8 3 (7.89%) Graduate Software Developer
8 3 (7.89%) Junior
8 3 (7.89%) Junior Developer
8 3 (7.89%) Junior Software Developer
8 3 (7.89%) Lead .NET Developer
8 3 (7.89%) Lead Developer
8 3 (7.89%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (65.79%) .NET
2 9 (23.68%) CSS
2 9 (23.68%) jQuery
3 7 (18.42%) WPF
3 7 (18.42%) XML
4 6 (15.79%) ASP.NET
4 6 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 6 (15.79%) SOAP
4 6 (15.79%) WinForms
5 5 (13.16%) .NET Framework
5 5 (13.16%) HTML
5 5 (13.16%) HTML5
5 5 (13.16%) JSON
5 5 (13.16%) MooTools
5 5 (13.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 5 (13.16%) XSLT
6 4 (10.53%) Ajax
6 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (10.53%) Velocity
6 4 (10.53%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (44.74%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (39.47%) Computer Science
3 4 (10.53%) Blog
3 4 (10.53%) Linux Command Line
3 4 (10.53%) N-Tier
4 2 (5.26%) Replication
5 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (31.58%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (76.32%) OO
2 14 (36.84%) Software Engineering
3 10 (26.32%) MVC
4 9 (23.68%) Functional Programming
4 9 (23.68%) High Availability
5 8 (21.05%) Mathematics
6 7 (18.42%) Open Source
6 7 (18.42%) Physics
7 6 (15.79%) Mentoring
7 6 (15.79%) Service Design
7 6 (15.79%) SOA
8 5 (13.16%) Multithreaded Programming
8 5 (13.16%) Multithreading
9 4 (10.53%) Inversion of Control
9 4 (10.53%) Software Architecture
9 4 (10.53%) Test Automation
9 4 (10.53%) Unit Testing
9 4 (10.53%) Web Development
10 2 (5.26%) Data Architecture
10 2 (5.26%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 28 (73.68%) C#
2 20 (52.63%) Java
3 12 (31.58%) C++
3 12 (31.58%) SQL
4 11 (28.95%) JavaScript
5 8 (21.05%) PHP
6 6 (15.79%) T-SQL
7 5 (13.16%) Erlang
7 5 (13.16%) VB.NET
8 4 (10.53%) TypeScript
8 4 (10.53%) VB
9 1 (2.63%) Clojure
9 1 (2.63%) Haskell
9 1 (2.63%) Scala
Qualifications
1 16 (42.11%) Degree
2 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.63%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) QA
2 1 (2.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.16%) Twitter
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
onezeero.
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Accreditations, bonus, gym
Posted: 5 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Posted: 14 days ago
Rugeley, Staffordshire
Focus Multimedia Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum & pension & death in service benefit
Posted: 18 days ago
Rugeley, Staffordshire
Focus Multimedia Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum & pension & death in service benefit
Posted: 18 days ago