The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OO over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 52 57 40
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -17
Permanent jobs citing OO 78 74 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.37% 3.50% 4.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.21% 4.32% 6.62%
Number of salaries quoted 72 73 71
Average salary £38,750 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.16% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,150 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1851 1712 1193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 80.06% 80.95% 69.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1601 1541 998
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,998
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OO across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OO across the Birmingham region.

OO Salary Trend in Birmingham

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Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OO across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

OO Salary Histogram in Birmingham

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing OO also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OO.

1 102 (59.30%) C#
2 85 (49.42%) .NET
3 83 (48.26%) SQL Server
4 81 (47.09%) Agile Software Development
5 74 (43.02%) SQL
6 70 (40.70%) HTML
6 70 (40.70%) JavaScript
7 58 (33.72%) CSS
8 51 (29.65%) Java
9 46 (26.74%) OOP
10 45 (26.16%) Unit Testing
11 42 (24.42%) Web Services
12 41 (23.84%) Microsoft
13 40 (23.26%) MVC
14 39 (22.67%) HTML5
15 37 (21.51%) Degree
16 35 (20.35%) jQuery
17 34 (19.77%) XML
17 34 (19.77%) C++
18 31 (18.02%) T-SQL
18 31 (18.02%) ASP.NET
19 30 (17.44%) Oracle
20 29 (16.86%) TDD
21 27 (15.70%) OOD
22 26 (15.12%) VB.NET
22 26 (15.12%) Scrum
23 24 (13.95%) PHP
23 24 (13.95%) Windows
23 24 (13.95%) Subversion
23 24 (13.95%) Software Engineering

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Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing OO also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (10.47%) SharePoint
2 15 (8.72%) IIS
3 14 (8.14%) Tomcat
4 10 (5.81%) Apache
5 8 (4.65%) BizTalk Server
6 6 (3.49%) WordPress
7 5 (2.91%) CMS
8 2 (1.16%) FileNet
8 2 (1.16%) ColdFusion
8 2 (1.16%) Joomla!
8 2 (1.16%) Confluence
8 2 (1.16%) LiveCycle
8 2 (1.16%) Drupal
9 1 (0.58%) SAP Portal
9 1 (0.58%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 20 (11.63%) MS Excel
2 13 (7.56%) MS Office
3 8 (4.65%) Photoshop
4 2 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 17 (9.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (5.81%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.58%) SaaS
1 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.58%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (8.14%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.16%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (48.26%) SQL Server
2 23 (13.37%) Relational Database
3 18 (10.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (9.30%) RDBMS
4 16 (9.30%) MySQL
5 14 (8.14%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (6.98%) JasperReports
6 12 (6.98%) SQL Server 2005
6 12 (6.98%) Oracle Reports
6 12 (6.98%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (3.49%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (1.74%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.16%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.16%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.16%) SQLite
10 1 (0.58%) MS Access
10 1 (0.58%) SAP HANA
10 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 24 (13.95%) Subversion
2 16 (9.30%) Git (software)
3 15 (8.72%) Selenium
3 15 (8.72%) Jenkins
4 14 (8.14%) Maven
5 13 (7.56%) Eclipse
6 12 (6.98%) FitNesse
7 8 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (4.07%) Xcode
9 4 (2.33%) Hudson
10 3 (1.74%) NUnit
10 3 (1.74%) SpecFlow
10 3 (1.74%) QUnit
10 3 (1.74%) T4 Templates
11 2 (1.16%) MSBuild
11 2 (1.16%) JIRA
12 1 (0.58%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (10.47%) Finance
2 11 (6.40%) Games
3 6 (3.49%) Law
3 6 (3.49%) Marketing
4 3 (1.74%) Banking
4 3 (1.74%) Legal
5 1 (0.58%) Retail
5 1 (0.58%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 118 (68.60%) Developer
2 30 (17.44%) Analyst
3 27 (15.70%) Senior Developer
4 20 (11.63%) Software Engineer
5 17 (9.88%) Software Developer
5 17 (9.88%) PHP Developer
6 16 (9.30%) CRM Developer
6 16 (9.30%) Team Leader
7 14 (8.14%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 14 (8.14%) Software Tester
7 14 (8.14%) Tester
7 14 (8.14%) Test Analyst
8 12 (6.98%) Programmer
9 11 (6.40%) C# Developer
10 9 (5.23%) .NET Developer
11 8 (4.65%) Web Developer
11 8 (4.65%) Analyst Programmer
12 7 (4.07%) Systems Programmer
12 7 (4.07%) Java Team Leader
12 7 (4.07%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (49.42%) .NET
2 70 (40.70%) HTML
3 58 (33.72%) CSS
4 42 (24.42%) Web Services
5 39 (22.67%) HTML5
6 35 (20.35%) jQuery
7 34 (19.77%) XML
8 31 (18.02%) ASP.NET
9 23 (13.37%) WCF
10 20 (11.63%) .NET Framework
11 19 (11.05%) J2EE
11 19 (11.05%) SOAP
12 18 (10.47%) WPF
12 18 (10.47%) Silverlight
12 18 (10.47%) WinForms
13 16 (9.30%) Spring
13 16 (9.30%) Ajax
14 14 (8.14%) Zend Framework
14 14 (8.14%) Hibernate
15 13 (7.56%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.88%) Computer Science
2 13 (7.56%) Semantic Web
3 9 (5.23%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (4.07%) Open Source
4 7 (4.07%) Mobile App
5 6 (3.49%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (3.49%) Client/Server
5 6 (3.49%) Mathematics
6 5 (2.91%) User Experience
7 4 (2.33%) Blog
8 3 (1.74%) iPhone
8 3 (1.74%) iSeries
8 3 (1.74%) Physics
8 3 (1.74%) AS400
9 2 (1.16%) NHS
9 2 (1.16%) iPad
10 1 (0.58%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 24 (13.95%) Windows
2 16 (9.30%) Linux
3 8 (4.65%) Apple iOS
4 7 (4.07%) Ubuntu
5 6 (3.49%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (2.33%) Android
7 2 (1.16%) Mac OS X
7 2 (1.16%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (47.09%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (26.74%) OOP
3 45 (26.16%) Unit Testing
4 40 (23.26%) MVC
5 29 (16.86%) TDD
6 27 (15.70%) OOD
7 26 (15.12%) Scrum
8 24 (13.95%) Software Engineering
9 22 (12.79%) Web Development
10 20 (11.63%) Automated Testing
11 19 (11.05%) Multithreading
12 17 (9.88%) CRM
13 16 (9.30%) Waterfall
14 15 (8.72%) Analytics
15 14 (8.14%) Low Latency
15 14 (8.14%) Agile Testing
15 14 (8.14%) Mentoring
15 14 (8.14%) Manual Testing
15 14 (8.14%) E-Commerce
16 12 (6.98%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 102 (59.30%) C#
2 74 (43.02%) SQL
3 70 (40.70%) JavaScript
4 51 (29.65%) Java
5 34 (19.77%) C++
6 31 (18.02%) T-SQL
7 26 (15.12%) VB.NET
8 24 (13.95%) PHP
9 11 (6.40%) PHP5
10 7 (4.07%) Ruby
10 7 (4.07%) VB
10 7 (4.07%) Objective-C
11 6 (3.49%) VB6
12 5 (2.91%) C
13 4 (2.33%) Perl
13 4 (2.33%) Python
14 3 (1.74%) RPG
14 3 (1.74%) Delphi
14 3 (1.74%) TypeScript
15 2 (1.16%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 37 (21.51%) Degree
2 4 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (2.33%) MCSD
3 3 (1.74%) MCSE
4 2 (1.16%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.58%) MCTS
5 1 (0.58%) MCPD
5 1 (0.58%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.23%) SLA
2 2 (1.16%) QA
Vendors
1 41 (23.84%) Microsoft
2 30 (17.44%) Oracle
3 20 (11.63%) Zend
4 14 (8.14%) JBoss
5 13 (7.56%) Sybase
6 4 (2.33%) Apple
7 3 (1.74%) Adobe
8 2 (1.16%) Facebook
8 2 (1.16%) Twitter
8 2 (1.16%) SAP
8 2 (1.16%) IBM
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