Period
to 14 December 2017

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 14 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 28 21
Rank change year-on-year -4 -7 +4
Permanent jobs citing OO 33 33 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 6.64% 6.80% 11.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.43% 7.95% 13.20%
Number of salaries quoted 38 40 48
Worcestershire median annual salary £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - -9.84%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,000 £21,750
90th Percentile £44,125 £39,125 £47,500
West Midlands median annual salary £37,750 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year -5.63% +1.27% -1.25%

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 444 415 394
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 89.34% 85.57% 88.74%
Number of salaries quoted 391 398 356
Worcestershire median annual salary £37,000 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.37% +4.29% -
10th Percentile £22,750 £22,000 £21,938
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £48,750
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.61% +3.75% -

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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 14 December 2017.

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 14 December 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
Worcester +5 15 £30,000 - 1
Malvern 0 6 £28,750 +25.00%
Droitwich - 5 £41,500 -
Bromsgrove 0 3 £25,000 +4.17%
Kidderminster -10 2 £29,250 -19.31%
Redditch -6 1 £21,500 -27.12%
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West Midlands

For the 6 months to 14 December 2017, IT jobs citing OO 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for OO.

1 26 (78.79%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (57.58%) OOP
3 16 (48.48%) JavaScript
4 14 (42.42%) C#
4 14 (42.42%) C++
4 14 (42.42%) HTML
4 14 (42.42%) TDD
4 14 (42.42%) Software Engineering
4 14 (42.42%) Unit Testing
4 14 (42.42%) BDD
5 13 (39.39%) CSS
6 11 (33.33%) Linux
6 11 (33.33%) HTML5
7 10 (30.30%) jQuery
8 9 (27.27%) E-Commerce
8 9 (27.27%) PHP
9 8 (24.24%) SQL
9 8 (24.24%) Java
9 8 (24.24%) .NET
9 8 (24.24%) STL
9 8 (24.24%) Firewall
9 8 (24.24%) MVC
9 8 (24.24%) JIRA
9 8 (24.24%) CSS3
9 8 (24.24%) Qt
9 8 (24.24%) CMake
9 8 (24.24%) AngularJS
10 7 (21.21%) Degree
10 7 (21.21%) MySQL
10 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET

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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 1 (3.03%) JBoss
1 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
1 1 (3.03%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 8 (24.24%) Firewall
2 2 (6.06%) DNS
2 2 (6.06%) HTTP
2 2 (6.06%) Internet
2 2 (6.06%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) MySQL
2 6 (18.18%) MongoDB
2 6 (18.18%) NoSQL
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.03%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 8 (24.24%) CMake
1 8 (24.24%) JIRA
2 2 (6.06%) PHPUnit
2 2 (6.06%) Xcode
2 2 (6.06%) Xdebug
3 1 (3.03%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.03%) Subversion
General
1 2 (6.06%) Back Office
2 1 (3.03%) Advertising
2 1 (3.03%) Games
2 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (72.73%) Developer
2 11 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 8 (24.24%) Software Engineer
4 7 (21.21%) .NET Developer
5 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (18.18%) Junior
5 6 (18.18%) Junior Developer
5 6 (18.18%) Node.js Developer
6 5 (15.15%) .NET Software Developer
6 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 5 (15.15%) PHP Developer
7 3 (9.09%) PHP Web Developer
7 3 (9.09%) Web Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Graduate
8 2 (6.06%) HTML Developer
8 2 (6.06%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Senior Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Senior PHP Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Senior PHP Web Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (42.42%) HTML
2 13 (39.39%) CSS
3 11 (33.33%) HTML5
4 10 (30.30%) jQuery
5 8 (24.24%) .NET
5 8 (24.24%) AngularJS
5 8 (24.24%) CSS3
5 8 (24.24%) Qt
5 8 (24.24%) STL
6 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET
7 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (18.18%) Backbone.js
7 6 (18.18%) KnockoutJS
7 6 (18.18%) Middleware
7 6 (18.18%) Node.js
7 6 (18.18%) React
8 5 (15.15%) Web Services
9 4 (12.12%) JSON
9 4 (12.12%) SOAP
9 4 (12.12%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Mobile App
2 3 (9.09%) Social Media
3 2 (6.06%) User Experience
4 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (6.06%) Apple iOS
2 2 (6.06%) CentOS
2 2 (6.06%) Debian
3 1 (3.03%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (78.79%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (57.58%) OOP
3 14 (42.42%) BDD
3 14 (42.42%) Software Engineering
3 14 (42.42%) TDD
3 14 (42.42%) Unit Testing
4 9 (27.27%) E-Commerce
5 8 (24.24%) MVC
6 6 (18.18%) Artificial Intelligence
6 6 (18.18%) B2B
6 6 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (18.18%) High Availability
6 6 (18.18%) Mobile Application Development
6 6 (18.18%) Test Automation
7 4 (12.12%) Web Development
8 3 (9.09%) Data Management
9 2 (6.06%) Front End Development
9 2 (6.06%) iOS Development
9 2 (6.06%) OOD
9 2 (6.06%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 16 (48.48%) JavaScript
2 14 (42.42%) C#
2 14 (42.42%) C++
3 9 (27.27%) PHP
4 8 (24.24%) Java
4 8 (24.24%) SQL
5 2 (6.06%) C
5 2 (6.06%) Objective-C
5 2 (6.06%) Perl
5 2 (6.06%) Python
6 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (21.21%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (6.06%) Google
1 2 (6.06%) Red Hat
2 1 (3.03%) Zend