Period
to 18 February 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 18 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 25 17
Rank change year-on-year -4 -8 +15
Permanent jobs citing OO 34 55 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 7.10% 9.70% 13.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.15% 10.89% 15.07%
Number of salaries quoted 39 76 62
Worcestershire median annual salary £32,500 £26,250 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.81% -27.59% +11.54%
10th Percentile £23,750 £22,000 £22,625
90th Percentile £44,000 £38,750 £54,250
West Midlands median annual salary £35,500 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.33% -11.76% +6.25%

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 417 505 438
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 87.06% 89.07% 88.48%
Number of salaries quoted 348 486 404
Worcestershire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% -
10th Percentile £23,750 £22,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £58,975 £52,500 £52,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,000 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.70% -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 18 February 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 18 February 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 14 £32,500 -13.33% 4
Malvern +3 9 £27,500 +19.57% 4
Kidderminster +2 5 £35,000 -9.68%
Droitwich - 2 £42,500 -
Bromsgrove 0 1 £22,500 -6.25%
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West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 27 (79.41%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (73.53%) OOP
3 22 (64.71%) Software Engineering
4 20 (58.82%) C++
5 19 (55.88%) JavaScript
6 18 (52.94%) TDD
6 18 (52.94%) Unit Testing
6 18 (52.94%) BDD
7 17 (50.00%) HTML
7 17 (50.00%) C#
8 16 (47.06%) Java
8 16 (47.06%) CSS
9 13 (38.24%) Linux
10 12 (35.29%) HTML5
10 12 (35.29%) AngularJS
11 11 (32.35%) CSS3
11 11 (32.35%) Degree
12 10 (29.41%) B2B
12 10 (29.41%) Middleware
12 10 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (29.41%) Artificial Intelligence
12 10 (29.41%) Mobile App
12 10 (29.41%) Mobile Application Development
12 10 (29.41%) Node.js
12 10 (29.41%) Backbone.js
12 10 (29.41%) KnockoutJS
12 10 (29.41%) MongoDB
12 10 (29.41%) NoSQL
12 10 (29.41%) Test Automation
12 10 (29.41%) React

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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 (8.82%) IIS
2 1 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.94%) JBoss
2 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.94%) WildFly
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.94%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Magento
1 3 (8.82%) Sage 1000
1 3 (8.82%) Sage 500
Communications & Networking
1 8 (23.53%) Firewall
2 2 (5.88%) DNS
2 2 (5.88%) HTTP
2 2 (5.88%) Internet
2 2 (5.88%) SMTP
3 1 (2.94%) RFID
3 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (29.41%) MongoDB
1 10 (29.41%) NoSQL
2 7 (20.59%) MySQL
3 3 (8.82%) MS Access
3 3 (8.82%) QlikView
3 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
3 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.94%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 9 (26.47%) JIRA
2 8 (23.53%) CMake
3 3 (8.82%) Git (software)
4 2 (5.88%) Eclipse
4 2 (5.88%) Mercurial
4 2 (5.88%) PHPUnit
4 2 (5.88%) Xdebug
5 1 (2.94%) PVCS
5 1 (2.94%) Subversion
General
1 4 (11.76%) Retail
2 3 (8.82%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.88%) Back Office
4 1 (2.94%) Advertising
4 1 (2.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (64.71%) Developer
2 12 (35.29%) Software Engineer
3 11 (32.35%) Software Developer
4 10 (29.41%) Node.js Developer
5 6 (17.65%) PHP Developer
6 5 (14.71%) .NET Developer
7 4 (11.76%) C# Developer
7 4 (11.76%) PHP Web Developer
7 4 (11.76%) Web Developer
8 3 (8.82%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (8.82%) Java Developer
9 2 (5.88%) .NET Software Developer
9 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 2 (5.88%) MySQL Developer
9 2 (5.88%) Senior Developer
9 2 (5.88%) Senior PHP Developer
9 2 (5.88%) Senior PHP Web Developer
9 2 (5.88%) Senior Software Engineer
9 2 (5.88%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (50.00%) HTML
2 16 (47.06%) CSS
3 12 (35.29%) AngularJS
3 12 (35.29%) HTML5
4 11 (32.35%) CSS3
5 10 (29.41%) Backbone.js
5 10 (29.41%) KnockoutJS
5 10 (29.41%) Middleware
5 10 (29.41%) Node.js
5 10 (29.41%) React
6 9 (26.47%) Qt
7 8 (23.53%) STL
8 5 (14.71%) .NET
8 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET
8 5 (14.71%) jQuery
9 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (5.88%) JSON
9 2 (5.88%) REST
9 2 (5.88%) Web Services
9 2 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.94%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.94%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (38.24%) Linux
2 3 (8.82%) Windows
2 3 (8.82%) Windows Server
2 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (5.88%) CentOS
3 2 (5.88%) Debian
4 1 (2.94%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (79.41%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (73.53%) OOP
3 22 (64.71%) Software Engineering
4 18 (52.94%) BDD
4 18 (52.94%) TDD
4 18 (52.94%) Unit Testing
5 10 (29.41%) Artificial Intelligence
5 10 (29.41%) B2B
5 10 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (29.41%) High Availability
5 10 (29.41%) Mobile Application Development
5 10 (29.41%) Test Automation
6 6 (17.65%) MVC
7 5 (14.71%) Web Development
8 3 (8.82%) Data Migration
8 3 (8.82%) E-Commerce
8 3 (8.82%) Migration
9 2 (5.88%) DevOps
10 1 (2.94%) Android Development
10 1 (2.94%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 20 (58.82%) C++
2 19 (55.88%) JavaScript
3 17 (50.00%) C#
4 16 (47.06%) Java
5 8 (23.53%) PHP
6 7 (20.59%) SQL
7 4 (11.76%) C
8 3 (8.82%) T-SQL
9 2 (5.88%) Perl
9 2 (5.88%) Python
10 1 (2.94%) VC++
Qualifications
1 11 (32.35%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) MISRA
Vendors
1 3 (8.82%) Sage
2 2 (5.88%) Google
2 2 (5.88%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.94%) Adobe