Period
to 9 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 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 9 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 43 33
Rank change year-on-year -1 -10 +4
Permanent jobs citing OOP 21 22 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 4.31% 4.47% 5.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.72% 4.80% 6.56%
Number of salaries quoted 20 22 27
Worcestershire median annual salary £36,250 £31,250 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.00% -0.79% +14.55%
10th Percentile £24,750 £23,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £48,250 £44,500 £42,200
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £33,750 £31,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +7.14% -10.00%

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 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 445 458 427
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 91.38% 93.09% 88.96%
Number of salaries quoted 335 407 411
Worcestershire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% +4.29%
10th Percentile £24,250 £22,750 £22,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £59,700 £55,750
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -2.44% +2.50%

OOP
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for OOP in Worcestershire

OOP
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Salary trend for OOP in Worcestershire

OOP
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OOP in Worcestershire over the 6 months to 9 December 2018.

Salary histogram for OOP in Worcestershire

OOP
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOP within the Worcestershire region over the 6 months to 9 December 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 +7 9 £30,000 +39.53% 3
Worcester -13 7 £42,000 +29.23%
Kidderminster +3 3 £35,000 -6.67%
Evesham - 2 £39,750 -
OOP
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 9 December 2018, IT jobs citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 18 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 12 (57.14%) PHP
2 12 (57.14%) SQL
2 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (57.14%) TDD
3 11 (52.38%) OO
4 10 (47.62%) MVC
4 10 (47.62%) HTML
4 10 (47.62%) CSS
5 9 (42.86%) .NET
5 9 (42.86%) C#
6 8 (38.10%) MySQL
6 8 (38.10%) Visual Studio
6 8 (38.10%) ASP.NET
6 8 (38.10%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (38.10%) AngularJS
6 8 (38.10%) SDLC
7 7 (33.33%) Mentoring
7 7 (33.33%) jQuery
8 6 (28.57%) Git (software)
8 6 (28.57%) Laravel
9 5 (23.81%) KnockoutJS
9 5 (23.81%) HTML5
9 5 (23.81%) Relational Database
9 5 (23.81%) Docker
9 5 (23.81%) Web Services
9 5 (23.81%) Linux
9 5 (23.81%) E-Commerce
10 4 (19.05%) SOA
10 4 (19.05%) C

OOP
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 (4.76%) Apache
1 1 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (19.05%) GitHub
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (19.05%) SaaS
2 2 (9.52%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) MySQL
2 5 (23.81%) Relational Database
3 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
3 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (9.52%) Redis
5 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
5 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
5 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (38.10%) Visual Studio
2 6 (28.57%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.76%) CMake
3 1 (4.76%) JIRA
3 1 (4.76%) PHPUnit
General
1 4 (19.05%) Multimedia
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (95.24%) Developer
2 10 (47.62%) PHP Developer
3 5 (23.81%) .NET Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Software Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Full Stack Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Lead Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Senior PHP Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Junior
6 2 (9.52%) Junior Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Junior Software Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Lead .NET Developer
7 1 (4.76%) C# Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Graduate
7 1 (4.76%) Graduate Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Graduate Software Developer
7 1 (4.76%) HTML Developer
7 1 (4.76%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Lead PHP Developer
7 1 (4.76%) MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (47.62%) CSS
1 10 (47.62%) HTML
2 9 (42.86%) .NET
3 8 (38.10%) AngularJS
3 8 (38.10%) ASP.NET
3 8 (38.10%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (33.33%) jQuery
5 6 (28.57%) Laravel
6 5 (23.81%) HTML5
6 5 (23.81%) KnockoutJS
6 5 (23.81%) Web Services
7 4 (19.05%) Ajax
7 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 4 (19.05%) RabbitMQ
7 4 (19.05%) Sass
7 4 (19.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (19.05%) WPF
8 1 (4.76%) Backbone.js
8 1 (4.76%) Qt
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (57.14%) TDD
2 11 (52.38%) OO
3 10 (47.62%) MVC
4 8 (38.10%) SDLC
5 7 (33.33%) Mentoring
6 5 (23.81%) E-Commerce
7 4 (19.05%) BDD
7 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (19.05%) MVVM
7 4 (19.05%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (19.05%) SOA
7 4 (19.05%) Web Development
8 3 (14.29%) Coaching
9 2 (9.52%) OO PHP
9 2 (9.52%) Unit Testing
10 1 (4.76%) CRM
10 1 (4.76%) Cybersecurity
10 1 (4.76%) OOD
10 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 18 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 12 (57.14%) PHP
2 12 (57.14%) SQL
3 9 (42.86%) C#
4 4 (19.05%) C
5 1 (4.76%) C++
5 1 (4.76%) Java
5 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) QA
System Software
1 5 (23.81%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Fujitsu
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Google
3 1 (4.76%) Zend