Period
to 22 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire with a requirement for OO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OO over the 6 months to 22 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 28 25
Rank change year-on-year 0 -3 +8
Permanent jobs citing OO 32 65 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 7.14% 9.67% 9.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.21% 10.87% 10.18%
Number of salaries quoted 35 94 61
Worcestershire median annual salary £35,000 £25,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.00% -33.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £23,750 £22,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £50,500 £38,750 £51,250
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - -8.54% +9.33%

OO 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 Worcestershire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Worcestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 390 598 560
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 87.05% 88.99% 89.17%
Number of salaries quoted 313 575 521
Worcestershire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £24,200 £22,500 £22,000
90th Percentile £52,895 £52,500 £52,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.94% -4.71% +6.25%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

Job postings citing OO as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire.

Job vacancy trend for OO in Worcestershire

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Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Salary trend for OO in Worcestershire

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Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OO in Worcestershire over the 6 months to 22 May 2018.

Salary histogram for OO in Worcestershire

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Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the Worcestershire region over the 6 months to 22 May 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
Worcester +4 11 £36,250 -3.33% 11
Malvern +6 8 £27,500 +19.57% 4
Kidderminster +5 5 £35,000 +22.81%
Redditch +2 4 £48,750 +39.29% 2
OO
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 2018, IT jobs citing OO 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for OO.

1 25 (78.13%) JavaScript
2 23 (71.88%) OOP
2 23 (71.88%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (62.50%) Software Engineering
4 18 (56.25%) C#
5 17 (53.13%) Java
5 17 (53.13%) AngularJS
6 15 (46.88%) HTML
6 15 (46.88%) CSS
7 14 (43.75%) C++
7 14 (43.75%) TDD
7 14 (43.75%) BDD
8 11 (34.38%) KnockoutJS
9 10 (31.25%) Unit Testing
10 9 (28.13%) Degree
10 9 (28.13%) SQL
11 8 (25.00%) MVC
11 8 (25.00%) HTML5
11 8 (25.00%) CSS3
12 7 (21.88%) MongoDB
12 7 (21.88%) NoSQL
12 7 (21.88%) Node.js
12 7 (21.88%) High Availability
12 7 (21.88%) Backbone.js
12 7 (21.88%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (21.88%) Git (software)
12 7 (21.88%) Test Automation
12 7 (21.88%) Artificial Intelligence
12 7 (21.88%) jQuery
12 7 (21.88%) Mobile App

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcestershire 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 3 (9.38%) IIS
2 1 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Sage 1000
1 3 (9.38%) Sage 500
2 1 (3.13%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) GitHub
2 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) Firewall
2 2 (6.25%) RFID
2 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.88%) MongoDB
1 7 (21.88%) NoSQL
2 5 (15.63%) MySQL
3 3 (9.38%) MS Access
3 3 (9.38%) QlikView
3 3 (9.38%) Relational Database
3 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
3 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (21.88%) Git (software)
2 6 (18.75%) Mercurial
3 4 (12.50%) JIRA
3 4 (12.50%) Visual Studio
4 3 (9.38%) CMake
5 2 (6.25%) Eclipse
5 2 (6.25%) PVCS
6 1 (3.13%) Subversion
General
1 4 (12.50%) Multimedia
1 4 (12.50%) Retail
2 3 (9.38%) Manufacturing
2 3 (9.38%) Marketing
3 2 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (59.38%) Developer
2 13 (40.63%) Software Engineer
3 7 (21.88%) .NET Developer
3 7 (21.88%) Node.js Developer
4 6 (18.75%) PHP Developer
4 6 (18.75%) Senior Software Engineer
4 6 (18.75%) Software Developer
5 4 (12.50%) C# Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Lead .NET Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Lead Developer
6 3 (9.38%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Embedded Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Database Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Full Stack Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Java Developer
8 1 (3.13%) MongoDB Developer
8 1 (3.13%) PHP Web Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (53.13%) AngularJS
2 15 (46.88%) CSS
2 15 (46.88%) HTML
3 11 (34.38%) KnockoutJS
4 8 (25.00%) CSS3
4 8 (25.00%) HTML5
5 7 (21.88%) .NET
5 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET
5 7 (21.88%) Backbone.js
5 7 (21.88%) jQuery
5 7 (21.88%) Middleware
5 7 (21.88%) Node.js
5 7 (21.88%) React
6 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 4 (12.50%) Qt
7 3 (9.38%) LAMP
7 3 (9.38%) STL
8 1 (3.13%) Laravel
8 1 (3.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.25%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (6.25%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.63%) Linux
2 3 (9.38%) Windows
2 3 (9.38%) Windows Server
2 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (71.88%) Agile Software Development
1 23 (71.88%) OOP
2 20 (62.50%) Software Engineering
3 14 (43.75%) BDD
3 14 (43.75%) TDD
4 10 (31.25%) Unit Testing
5 8 (25.00%) MVC
6 7 (21.88%) Artificial Intelligence
6 7 (21.88%) B2B
6 7 (21.88%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (21.88%) High Availability
6 7 (21.88%) Mobile Application Development
6 7 (21.88%) Test Automation
7 6 (18.75%) DevOps
7 6 (18.75%) Problem-Solving
8 4 (12.50%) Mentoring
8 4 (12.50%) SDLC
9 3 (9.38%) Data Migration
9 3 (9.38%) Migration
9 3 (9.38%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 25 (78.13%) JavaScript
2 18 (56.25%) C#
3 17 (53.13%) Java
4 14 (43.75%) C++
5 9 (28.13%) SQL
6 6 (18.75%) PHP
7 5 (15.63%) C
8 3 (9.38%) T-SQL
9 2 (6.25%) Perl
9 2 (6.25%) VC++
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) HND
3 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) MISRA
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Docker
1 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 3 (9.38%) Sage
2 1 (3.13%) Adobe
2 1 (3.13%) VMware