Period
to 18 February 2019

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 18 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
18 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 40 37 36
Rank change year-on-year -3 -1 -4
Permanent jobs citing OOP 33 25 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 5.40% 5.22% 6.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.77% 5.85% 7.39%
Number of salaries quoted 30 26 43
Worcestershire median annual salary £30,000 £30,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -16.67% +2.86%
10th Percentile £22,500 £23,750 £21,950
90th Percentile £42,050 £43,750 £39,000
West Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% -14.29% -

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 572 427 514
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 93.62% 89.14% 90.65%
Number of salaries quoted 391 358 495
Worcestershire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £22,500 £23,750 £22,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £52,500
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% +3.70% -3.57%

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 18 February 2019.

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 18 February 2019. 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 - 23 £25,000 - 2
Worcester -20 4 £48,500 +49.23% 4
Kidderminster +4 3 £35,000 -6.67% 1
Malvern -20 1 £28,000 +1.82%
Evesham - 1 £37,500 -
OOP
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 February 2019, 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 32 (96.97%) JavaScript
2 28 (84.85%) HTML
2 28 (84.85%) CSS
3 26 (78.79%) OO
3 26 (78.79%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (75.76%) TDD
4 25 (75.76%) SQL
5 24 (72.73%) Web Services
5 24 (72.73%) MVC
6 23 (69.70%) .NET
6 23 (69.70%) C#
6 23 (69.70%) Microsoft Azure
6 23 (69.70%) Amazon AWS
6 23 (69.70%) HTML5
6 23 (69.70%) AngularJS
7 22 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 22 (66.67%) Relational Database
7 22 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
7 22 (66.67%) MVVM
7 22 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 22 (66.67%) SQL Server
7 22 (66.67%) Microsoft
7 22 (66.67%) ASP.NET
7 22 (66.67%) WPF
8 20 (60.61%) Continuous Integration
8 20 (60.61%) Ajax
8 20 (60.61%) SOA
8 20 (60.61%) Visual Studio
8 20 (60.61%) C
8 20 (60.61%) SaaS

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 2 (6.06%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.03%) Apache
Business Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Magento
2 1 (3.03%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 23 (69.70%) Amazon AWS
1 23 (69.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (60.61%) SaaS
3 1 (3.03%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) HTTP
1 1 (3.03%) Internet
1 1 (3.03%) SMTP
1 1 (3.03%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (66.67%) Relational Database
1 22 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 20 (60.61%) SQL Server 2014
3 6 (18.18%) MySQL
4 3 (9.09%) Redis
5 2 (6.06%) NoSQL
6 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 20 (60.61%) Visual Studio
2 4 (12.12%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.06%) PHPUnit
General
1 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (100.00%) Developer
2 22 (66.67%) Software Developer
3 12 (36.36%) Graduate
3 12 (36.36%) Graduate Developer
3 12 (36.36%) Graduate Software Developer
4 9 (27.27%) Junior
4 9 (27.27%) Junior Developer
4 9 (27.27%) Junior Software Developer
5 8 (24.24%) .NET Developer
5 8 (24.24%) .NET Software Developer
5 8 (24.24%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (24.24%) C# Developer
5 8 (24.24%) C# Software Developer
5 8 (24.24%) PHP Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Senior Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Senior PHP Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Full Stack Developer
8 1 (3.03%) C++ Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (84.85%) CSS
1 28 (84.85%) HTML
2 24 (72.73%) Web Services
3 23 (69.70%) .NET
3 23 (69.70%) AngularJS
3 23 (69.70%) HTML5
4 22 (66.67%) ASP.NET
4 22 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 22 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 22 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 22 (66.67%) WPF
5 20 (60.61%) Ajax
6 4 (12.12%) jQuery
6 4 (12.12%) Laravel
7 3 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (9.09%) Sass
8 2 (6.06%) Backbone.js
8 2 (6.06%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (6.06%) RESTful
9 1 (3.03%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) Android
2 3 (9.09%) Linux
3 1 (3.03%) Solaris
3 1 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (78.79%) Agile Software Development
1 26 (78.79%) OO
2 25 (75.76%) TDD
3 24 (72.73%) MVC
4 22 (66.67%) MVVM
5 20 (60.61%) Continuous Integration
5 20 (60.61%) SOA
6 4 (12.12%) Android Development
6 4 (12.12%) Computer Science
6 4 (12.12%) E-Commerce
6 4 (12.12%) Mentoring
6 4 (12.12%) Web Development
7 3 (9.09%) Coaching
7 3 (9.09%) SDLC
8 2 (6.06%) OO PHP
9 1 (3.03%) Collaborative Working
9 1 (3.03%) Cybersecurity
9 1 (3.03%) Front End Development
9 1 (3.03%) Mathematics
9 1 (3.03%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 32 (96.97%) JavaScript
2 25 (75.76%) SQL
3 23 (69.70%) C#
4 20 (60.61%) C
5 10 (30.30%) PHP
6 1 (3.03%) C++
6 1 (3.03%) Java
6 1 (3.03%) Perl
6 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.03%) Python
6 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (3.03%) Degree
1 1 (3.03%) Numerate Degree
1 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 5 (15.15%) Docker
2 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 22 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.12%) Xamarin
3 3 (9.09%) Fujitsu
4 2 (6.06%) Zend
5 1 (3.03%) Google
5 1 (3.03%) VMware