Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcester 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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Worcestershire > Worcester
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 33 33
Rank change year-on-year +8 0 +3
Permanent jobs citing OOP 11 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcester 4.68% 2.62% 3.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.26% 2.99% 4.02%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 9
Worcester median annual salary £32,500 £30,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -20.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £46,000 £34,250 £43,400
Worcestershire median annual salary £30,000 £31,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +14.55% -14.06%

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 Worcester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Worcester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 209 201 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcester 88.94% 87.77% 88.54%
Number of salaries quoted 191 187 210
Worcester median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £24,000 £22,500 £26,125
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £52,500
Worcestershire median annual salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +2.74% +4.29% -

OOP
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcester

Job postings citing OOP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Worcester.

Job vacancy trend for OOP in Worcester

OOP
Salary Trend in Worcester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OOP in Worcester.

Salary trend for OOP in Worcester

OOP
Salary Histogram in Worcester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OOP in Worcester over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for OOP in Worcester

For the 6 months to 18 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 Worcester region with a requirement for OOP.

1 9 (81.82%) Software Engineering
2 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (72.73%) Linux
2 8 (72.73%) OO
3 6 (54.55%) C++
3 6 (54.55%) TDD
3 6 (54.55%) Firewall
3 6 (54.55%) JIRA
3 6 (54.55%) Qt
3 6 (54.55%) BDD
4 5 (45.45%) CMake
4 5 (45.45%) Unit Testing
4 5 (45.45%) Web Development
4 5 (45.45%) PHP
4 5 (45.45%) MySQL
4 5 (45.45%) STL
5 3 (27.27%) Symfony
5 3 (27.27%) MVC
5 3 (27.27%) LAMP
6 2 (18.18%) Debian
6 2 (18.18%) Back Office
6 2 (18.18%) Google
6 2 (18.18%) SQL
6 2 (18.18%) Perl
6 2 (18.18%) Python
6 2 (18.18%) SMTP
6 2 (18.18%) HTTP
6 2 (18.18%) DNS
6 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
6 2 (18.18%) Internet

OOP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcester 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 6 (54.55%) Firewall
2 2 (18.18%) DNS
2 2 (18.18%) HTTP
2 2 (18.18%) Internet
2 2 (18.18%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) JIRA
2 5 (45.45%) CMake
3 2 (18.18%) PHPUnit
3 2 (18.18%) Xdebug
General
1 2 (18.18%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Software Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) Developer
3 4 (36.36%) PHP Developer
4 2 (18.18%) PHP Web Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior PHP Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior PHP Web Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Web Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Web Developer
5 1 (9.09%) LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) Qt
2 5 (45.45%) STL
3 3 (27.27%) LAMP
3 3 (27.27%) Symfony
4 2 (18.18%) jQuery
5 1 (9.09%) .NET
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) CentOS
2 2 (18.18%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Software Engineering
2 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (72.73%) OO
3 6 (54.55%) BDD
3 6 (54.55%) TDD
4 5 (45.45%) Unit Testing
4 5 (45.45%) Web Development
5 3 (27.27%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) C++
2 5 (45.45%) PHP
3 2 (18.18%) Perl
3 2 (18.18%) Python
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
4 1 (9.09%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Google
1 2 (18.18%) Red Hat