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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 59 43 32
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -11
Permanent jobs citing OO 90 99 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.77% 4.77% 5.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.64% 5.82% 7.56%
Number of salaries quoted 85 95 85
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
OO
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
1940 1702 1217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 81.24% 82.06% 71.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1719 1549 1008
Average salary £49,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.88% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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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 20 October 2014.

OO Salary Histogram in Birmingham

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 107 (62.21%) C#
2 99 (57.56%) .NET
3 88 (51.16%) Agile Software Development
4 85 (49.42%) HTML
4 85 (49.42%) JavaScript
5 84 (48.84%) SQL Server
6 69 (40.12%) CSS
7 67 (38.95%) SQL
8 52 (30.23%) Java
9 48 (27.91%) Unit Testing
10 47 (27.33%) Web Services
10 47 (27.33%) OOP
11 43 (25.00%) Microsoft
11 43 (25.00%) MVC
11 43 (25.00%) jQuery
11 43 (25.00%) HTML5
12 38 (22.09%) ASP.NET
13 35 (20.35%) Windows
14 33 (19.19%) Degree
15 32 (18.60%) SharePoint
15 32 (18.60%) Oracle
15 32 (18.60%) T-SQL
16 31 (18.02%) CRM
16 31 (18.02%) XML
17 30 (17.44%) PHP
18 29 (16.86%) Scrum
18 29 (16.86%) Dynamics CRM
19 27 (15.70%) Ajax
19 27 (15.70%) Software Engineering
19 27 (15.70%) WCF

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Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 32 (18.60%) SharePoint
2 22 (12.79%) IIS
3 21 (12.21%) BizTalk Server
4 14 (8.14%) Apache
4 14 (8.14%) Tomcat
5 12 (6.98%) JBoss
6 10 (5.81%) SharePoint 2013
7 9 (5.23%) CMS
7 9 (5.23%) SharePoint 2010
8 7 (4.07%) WordPress
9 2 (1.16%) LiveCycle
9 2 (1.16%) nginx
9 2 (1.16%) Node.js
9 2 (1.16%) Confluence
9 2 (1.16%) Joomla!
9 2 (1.16%) Drupal
9 2 (1.16%) FileNet
10 1 (0.58%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.58%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 18 (10.47%) MS Excel
2 13 (7.56%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.74%) MS Office
4 2 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 29 (16.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (6.40%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (5.81%) Office 365
3 1 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.58%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.98%) TCP/IP
2 4 (2.33%) HTTP
3 2 (1.16%) DHCP
3 2 (1.16%) DNS
4 1 (0.58%) Intranet
4 1 (0.58%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (48.84%) SQL Server
2 27 (15.70%) Relational Database
3 21 (12.21%) MySQL
3 21 (12.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (11.05%) RDBMS
4 19 (11.05%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (6.40%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (5.23%) Oracle Reports
6 9 (5.23%) JasperReports
6 9 (5.23%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.16%) SQLite
7 2 (1.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.16%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (1.16%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.16%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.16%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.58%) SAP HANA
8 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.58%) DB2
Development Applications
1 25 (14.53%) Subversion
2 16 (9.30%) Git (software)
3 14 (8.14%) Jenkins
4 12 (6.98%) Selenium
5 11 (6.40%) Maven
6 10 (5.81%) Eclipse
7 9 (5.23%) FitNesse
8 8 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (4.07%) Xcode
10 5 (2.91%) NUnit
10 5 (2.91%) QUnit
11 3 (1.74%) T4 Templates
11 3 (1.74%) Hudson
11 3 (1.74%) SpecFlow
12 2 (1.16%) Visual Studio
12 2 (1.16%) Grunt
12 2 (1.16%) Yeoman
12 2 (1.16%) MSBuild
12 2 (1.16%) Dreamweaver
12 2 (1.16%) JIRA
General
1 11 (6.40%) Finance
2 9 (5.23%) Marketing
3 8 (4.65%) Games
4 6 (3.49%) Law
5 2 (1.16%) Legal
6 1 (0.58%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.58%) Retail
6 1 (0.58%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 127 (73.84%) Developer
2 33 (19.19%) Senior Developer
3 21 (12.21%) Software Engineer
4 20 (11.63%) CRM Developer
5 19 (11.05%) Analyst
6 18 (10.47%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 15 (8.72%) PHP Developer
7 15 (8.72%) Software Developer
8 13 (7.56%) Web Developer
9 12 (6.98%) Tester
9 12 (6.98%) Test Analyst
9 12 (6.98%) Software Tester
10 11 (6.40%) Senior Web Developer
10 11 (6.40%) Front-End Developer
11 10 (5.81%) SharePoint Developer
11 10 (5.81%) C# Developer
11 10 (5.81%) Team Leader
12 9 (5.23%) Microsoft Developer
13 8 (4.65%) Java Developer
13 8 (4.65%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (57.56%) .NET
2 85 (49.42%) HTML
3 69 (40.12%) CSS
4 47 (27.33%) Web Services
5 43 (25.00%) jQuery
5 43 (25.00%) HTML5
6 38 (22.09%) ASP.NET
7 31 (18.02%) XML
8 27 (15.70%) Ajax
8 27 (15.70%) WCF
9 24 (13.95%) .NET Framework
10 17 (9.88%) WPF
10 17 (9.88%) Silverlight
11 16 (9.30%) WinForms
11 16 (9.30%) SOAP
12 15 (8.72%) J2EE
12 15 (8.72%) Spring
12 15 (8.72%) Zend Framework
13 12 (6.98%) JMS
14 11 (6.40%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 18 (10.47%) Semantic Web
2 11 (6.40%) Open Source
3 10 (5.81%) Data Structures
3 10 (5.81%) Computer Science
4 9 (5.23%) User Experience
4 9 (5.23%) Mobile App
5 6 (3.49%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (3.49%) Blog
5 6 (3.49%) Client/Server
6 5 (2.91%) N-Tier
7 4 (2.33%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.74%) Physics
8 3 (1.74%) iPhone
8 3 (1.74%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.16%) Algorithms
9 2 (1.16%) NHS
9 2 (1.16%) W3C
9 2 (1.16%) iPad
10 1 (0.58%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 35 (20.35%) Windows
2 21 (12.21%) Linux
3 9 (5.23%) Ubuntu
4 8 (4.65%) Apple iOS
5 4 (2.33%) Android
6 2 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.16%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.16%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (51.16%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (27.91%) Unit Testing
3 47 (27.33%) OOP
4 43 (25.00%) MVC
5 31 (18.02%) CRM
6 29 (16.86%) Scrum
7 27 (15.70%) Software Engineering
8 24 (13.95%) TDD
9 20 (11.63%) Waterfall
9 20 (11.63%) Analytics
10 18 (10.47%) Automated Testing
10 18 (10.47%) Web Development
11 16 (9.30%) OOD
12 15 (8.72%) E-Commerce
12 15 (8.72%) Multithreading
13 14 (8.14%) OOA/OOD
14 13 (7.56%) Continuous Integration
15 12 (6.98%) Low Latency
15 12 (6.98%) Manual Testing
15 12 (6.98%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 107 (62.21%) C#
2 85 (49.42%) JavaScript
3 67 (38.95%) SQL
4 52 (30.23%) Java
5 32 (18.60%) T-SQL
6 30 (17.44%) PHP
7 24 (13.95%) C++
8 21 (12.21%) VB.NET
9 10 (5.81%) PHP5
10 7 (4.07%) Ruby
10 7 (4.07%) Objective-C
11 5 (2.91%) TypeScript
12 4 (2.33%) Python
12 4 (2.33%) Perl
13 2 (1.16%) VB
13 2 (1.16%) C
13 2 (1.16%) VB6
13 2 (1.16%) ActionScript
13 2 (1.16%) Groovy
13 2 (1.16%) Scala
Qualifications
1 33 (19.19%) Degree
2 10 (5.81%) MCAD
2 10 (5.81%) MCSD
2 10 (5.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (5.81%) MCTS
3 9 (5.23%) MCP
4 2 (1.16%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.58%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.23%) SLA
2 1 (0.58%) QA
Vendors
1 43 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 32 (18.60%) Oracle
3 21 (12.21%) Zend
4 19 (11.05%) Sybase
5 4 (2.33%) Apple
6 3 (1.74%) Adobe
6 3 (1.74%) IBM
7 2 (1.16%) Facebook
7 2 (1.16%) Twitter
8 1 (0.58%) Pega
8 1 (0.58%) BEA
8 1 (0.58%) Borland
8 1 (0.58%) Vitria
8 1 (0.58%) SAP
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum plus team bonus !
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Prospectus IT Recruitment
Salary: £53000 - £55000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £18,000 to £26,000 per annum plus team bonus !
Posted: 6 days ago
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Atkins
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
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Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 21 days ago
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Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
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Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Flexible
Posted: 25 days ago