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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 53 49 56
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +7
Permanent jobs citing OO 83 80 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.10% 4.10% 3.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.00% 5.15% 4.53%
Number of salaries quoted 81 76 73
Average salary £37,500 £33,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.94% -10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
1660 1553 1610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 82.10% 79.64% 79.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1364 1354 1418
Average salary £45,000 £49,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.16% +8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.67%

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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 29 July 2015.

OO Salary Histogram in Birmingham

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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.

1 124 (61.39%) .NET
2 114 (56.44%) C#
3 86 (42.57%) SQL
4 81 (40.10%) Java
5 71 (35.15%) SQL Server
6 66 (32.67%) HTML
6 66 (32.67%) Agile Software Development
7 63 (31.19%) CSS
8 62 (30.69%) JavaScript
9 61 (30.20%) Git (software)
10 60 (29.70%) MVC
11 59 (29.21%) Software Engineering
12 56 (27.72%) WCF
13 52 (25.74%) OOD
14 50 (24.75%) OOP
14 50 (24.75%) Finance
15 49 (24.26%) ASP.NET
16 48 (23.76%) RESTful
17 46 (22.77%) Relational Database
18 43 (21.29%) VB.NET
19 42 (20.79%) XML
19 42 (20.79%) NoSQL
20 40 (19.80%) PHP
21 38 (18.81%) RDBMS
22 35 (17.33%) Degree
23 34 (16.83%) T-SQL
23 34 (16.83%) Node.js
24 33 (16.34%) Computer Science
25 32 (15.84%) TDD
25 32 (15.84%) ASP.NET MVC

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Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 34 (16.83%) Node.js
2 23 (11.39%) IIS
3 8 (3.96%) Apache
4 7 (3.47%) SharePoint
5 5 (2.48%) Tomcat
5 5 (2.48%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (2.48%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (2.48%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.99%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.99%) CMS
6 2 (0.99%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.99%) WordPress
6 2 (0.99%) nginx
7 1 (0.50%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 18 (8.91%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.48%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 9 (4.46%) Magento
2 6 (2.97%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.99%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.48%) Office 365
3 2 (0.99%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.99%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (35.15%) SQL Server
2 46 (22.77%) Relational Database
3 42 (20.79%) NoSQL
4 38 (18.81%) RDBMS
5 28 (13.86%) MySQL
6 16 (7.92%) Crystal Reports
7 6 (2.97%) EDRMS
8 5 (2.48%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (1.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.99%) InterSystems Cache
11 2 (0.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.50%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.50%) SQLite
12 1 (0.50%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 61 (30.20%) Git (software)
2 28 (13.86%) Subversion
3 6 (2.97%) Visual Studio
4 5 (2.48%) Selenium
5 3 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.99%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.99%) HP UFT
6 2 (0.99%) LoadRunner
6 2 (0.99%) TestNG
7 1 (0.50%) JUnit
7 1 (0.50%) WebSpeed
7 1 (0.50%) Xcode
7 1 (0.50%) NUnit
7 1 (0.50%) FitNesse
7 1 (0.50%) Maven
7 1 (0.50%) JIRA
7 1 (0.50%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.50%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.50%) Mockito
7 1 (0.50%) Mocha
General
1 50 (24.75%) Finance
2 16 (7.92%) Banking
3 15 (7.43%) Investment Banking
4 9 (4.46%) Retail
5 8 (3.96%) Marketing
6 7 (3.47%) Law
7 6 (2.97%) Games
8 5 (2.48%) Telecoms
9 3 (1.49%) Back Office
10 1 (0.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 163 (80.69%) Developer
2 48 (23.76%) Software Developer
3 41 (20.30%) .NET Developer
4 26 (12.87%) Java Developer
5 24 (11.88%) Web Developer
6 22 (10.89%) Senior Developer
7 20 (9.90%) Software Engineer
8 18 (8.91%) PHP Developer
9 17 (8.42%) Senior Java Developer
10 11 (5.45%) Graduate Developer
10 11 (5.45%) C# Developer
10 11 (5.45%) Graduate
10 11 (5.45%) PHP Web Developer
11 10 (4.95%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 10 (4.95%) Graduate Software Developer
12 7 (3.47%) Semantic Web Developer
12 7 (3.47%) Java Web Developer
13 6 (2.97%) Head of Development
13 6 (2.97%) Team Leader
14 5 (2.48%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (61.39%) .NET
2 66 (32.67%) HTML
3 63 (31.19%) CSS
4 56 (27.72%) WCF
5 49 (24.26%) ASP.NET
6 48 (23.76%) RESTful
7 42 (20.79%) XML
8 32 (15.84%) ASP.NET MVC
9 28 (13.86%) Web Services
9 28 (13.86%) .NET Framework
10 27 (13.37%) WinForms
10 27 (13.37%) ASP.NET Web API
11 26 (12.87%) jQuery
12 22 (10.89%) HTML5
13 21 (10.40%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 17 (8.42%) CSS3
15 16 (7.92%) .NET Compact Framework
15 16 (7.92%) ADO.NET
16 12 (5.94%) Laravel
17 11 (5.45%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 33 (16.34%) Computer Science
2 26 (12.87%) Social Media
2 26 (12.87%) BBC
3 24 (11.88%) Semantic Web
4 19 (9.41%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (7.92%) Client/Server
6 15 (7.43%) Equities
7 8 (3.96%) Social Network
8 7 (3.47%) Ontologies
9 4 (1.98%) N-Tier
10 3 (1.49%) Replication
10 3 (1.49%) VAX
10 3 (1.49%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.99%) User Experience
11 2 (0.99%) Data Integration
11 2 (0.99%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.50%) Mathematics
12 1 (0.50%) Physics
12 1 (0.50%) iPhone
12 1 (0.50%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 30 (14.85%) Windows
2 22 (10.89%) Linux
3 16 (7.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (5.94%) UNIX
5 2 (0.99%) CentOS
5 2 (0.99%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.50%) Android
6 1 (0.50%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.50%) Debian
6 1 (0.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (32.67%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (29.70%) MVC
3 59 (29.21%) Software Engineering
4 52 (25.74%) OOD
5 50 (24.75%) OOP
6 32 (15.84%) TDD
7 31 (15.35%) Web Application Development
8 26 (12.87%) BDD
9 25 (12.38%) Analytics
10 22 (10.89%) Unit Testing
10 22 (10.89%) SDLC
11 20 (9.90%) Open Source
11 20 (9.90%) Web Development
12 17 (8.42%) E-Commerce
13 16 (7.92%) Project Management
14 14 (6.93%) OO PHP
15 8 (3.96%) Data Modelling
15 8 (3.96%) Digital Marketing
16 7 (3.47%) Enterprise Architecture
16 7 (3.47%) UML
Programming Languages
1 114 (56.44%) C#
2 86 (42.57%) SQL
3 81 (40.10%) Java
4 62 (30.69%) JavaScript
5 43 (21.29%) VB.NET
6 40 (19.80%) PHP
7 34 (16.83%) T-SQL
8 29 (14.36%) Ruby
9 22 (10.89%) VB
10 16 (7.92%) VB6
11 10 (4.95%) PHP5
12 8 (3.96%) SPARQL
12 8 (3.96%) VBA
13 6 (2.97%) C
14 4 (1.98%) C++
15 2 (0.99%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.99%) X++
16 1 (0.50%) Python
16 1 (0.50%) Objective-C
16 1 (0.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 35 (17.33%) Degree
2 9 (4.46%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (3.47%) Postgraduate
4 5 (2.48%) MCTS
4 5 (2.48%) MCP
4 5 (2.48%) MCAD
4 5 (2.48%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (9.90%) QA
2 4 (1.98%) HL7
Vendors
1 31 (15.35%) Microsoft
2 26 (12.87%) Apple
2 26 (12.87%) Sony
2 26 (12.87%) Yahoo!
2 26 (12.87%) Google
2 26 (12.87%) Facebook
3 20 (9.90%) Oracle
3 20 (9.90%) Sybase
4 14 (6.93%) Zend
5 4 (1.98%) InterSystems
6 3 (1.49%) BT
7 2 (0.99%) IBM
7 2 (0.99%) Misys
7 2 (0.99%) Cerner
7 2 (0.99%) McKesson
7 2 (0.99%) Siemens
7 2 (0.99%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.50%) Progress
8 1 (0.50%) Adobe
8 1 (0.50%) Xamarin
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Posted: 1 hour ago
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
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