Period
to 16 August 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 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 31 35
Rank change year-on-year 0 +4 +10
Permanent jobs citing OO 28 48 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 6.50% 8.21% 5.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.39% 8.94% 6.63%
Number of salaries quoted 26 67 42
Worcestershire median annual salary £43,750 £25,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +75.00% -9.09% -6.78%
10th Percentile £29,250 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £38,750 £50,875
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -

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 379 537 543
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 87.94% 91.79% 89.90%
Number of salaries quoted 303 506 506
Worcestershire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -3.04%
10th Percentile £24,800 £23,000 £22,250
90th Percentile £52,895 £54,125 £52,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 16 August 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 16 August 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
Redditch +16 11 £45,000 +28.57%
Worcester -8 11 £40,000 +37.93% 5
Malvern +6 3 £45,000 +50.00% 7
OO
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 23 (82.14%) OOP
2 22 (78.57%) JavaScript
3 17 (60.71%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (60.71%) AngularJS
4 16 (57.14%) C#
5 15 (53.57%) jQuery
6 14 (50.00%) .NET
6 14 (50.00%) Visual Studio
6 14 (50.00%) MVC
7 13 (46.43%) SQL
7 13 (46.43%) Problem-Solving
8 12 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
8 12 (42.86%) BDD
8 12 (42.86%) ASP.NET
8 12 (42.86%) TDD
9 11 (39.29%) Multimedia
9 11 (39.29%) KnockoutJS
9 11 (39.29%) GitHub
9 11 (39.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 11 (39.29%) Mentoring
9 11 (39.29%) SDLC
10 8 (28.57%) HTML
11 7 (25.00%) Java
11 7 (25.00%) Software Engineering
12 6 (21.43%) PHP
12 6 (21.43%) MySQL
12 6 (21.43%) Linux
13 5 (17.86%) CSS
13 5 (17.86%) C++
13 5 (17.86%) LAMP

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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:

Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.57%) Simulink
1 1 (3.57%) Stateflow
Cloud Services
1 11 (39.29%) GitHub
2 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) Internet
1 1 (3.57%) Modbus
1 1 (3.57%) Profibus
1 1 (3.57%) RFID
1 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) MySQL
2 3 (10.71%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 4 (14.29%) Mercurial
3 1 (3.57%) CMake
3 1 (3.57%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.57%) JIRA
3 1 (3.57%) PVCS
General
1 11 (39.29%) Multimedia
2 2 (7.14%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Marketing
3 1 (3.57%) Advertising
3 1 (3.57%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 21 (75.00%) Developer
2 12 (42.86%) .NET Developer
3 10 (35.71%) Lead Developer
4 9 (32.14%) Lead .NET Developer
5 6 (21.43%) PHP Developer
5 6 (21.43%) Software Engineer
6 4 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (10.71%) C# Developer
7 3 (10.71%) Software Developer
8 2 (7.14%) C# Software Developer
8 2 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (7.14%) Linux Developer
9 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 1 (3.57%) C# .NET Developer
9 1 (3.57%) C# WPF Developer
9 1 (3.57%) C/C++ Developer
9 1 (3.57%) C/C++ Software Developer
9 1 (3.57%) Embedded Engineer
9 1 (3.57%) HTML CSS Developer
9 1 (3.57%) OO PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (60.71%) AngularJS
2 15 (53.57%) jQuery
3 14 (50.00%) .NET
4 12 (42.86%) ASP.NET
4 12 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
5 11 (39.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 11 (39.29%) KnockoutJS
6 8 (28.57%) HTML
7 5 (17.86%) CSS
7 5 (17.86%) LAMP
8 4 (14.29%) HTML5
9 2 (7.14%) .NET Core
9 2 (7.14%) WinForms
9 2 (7.14%) WPF
9 2 (7.14%) XML
10 1 (3.57%) Ajax
10 1 (3.57%) ATL
10 1 (3.57%) DCOM
10 1 (3.57%) STL
10 1 (3.57%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Photography
1 2 (7.14%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (3.57%) Device Driver
2 1 (3.57%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (3.57%) User Experience
2 1 (3.57%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (21.43%) Linux
2 3 (10.71%) Windows
3 1 (3.57%) CentOS
3 1 (3.57%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (82.14%) OOP
2 17 (60.71%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (50.00%) MVC
4 13 (46.43%) Problem-Solving
5 12 (42.86%) BDD
5 12 (42.86%) TDD
6 11 (39.29%) Mentoring
6 11 (39.29%) SDLC
7 7 (25.00%) Software Engineering
8 5 (17.86%) Data Management
9 4 (14.29%) Data Acquisition
9 4 (14.29%) DevOps
9 4 (14.29%) OO PHP
10 3 (10.71%) UML
10 3 (10.71%) Validation
11 2 (7.14%) Test Automation
12 1 (3.57%) Mathematics
12 1 (3.57%) Software Testing
12 1 (3.57%) Time Management
12 1 (3.57%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (78.57%) JavaScript
2 16 (57.14%) C#
3 13 (46.43%) SQL
4 7 (25.00%) Java
5 6 (21.43%) PHP
6 5 (17.86%) C++
7 3 (10.71%) Perl
8 2 (7.14%) C
8 2 (7.14%) Python
9 1 (3.57%) MATLAB
9 1 (3.57%) TypeScript
9 1 (3.57%) VBA
9 1 (3.57%) VC++
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
1 1 (3.57%) HND
1 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) MISRA
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Docker
2 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1 (3.57%) VMware