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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 35 39 40
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Permanent jobs citing OO 114 87 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 6.26% 4.80% 5.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.55% 6.03% 6.54%
Number of salaries quoted 100 79 81
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
1510 1443 1331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 82.92% 79.55% 76.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1227 1261 1104
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,550 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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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 21 April 2015.

OO Salary Histogram in Birmingham

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

1 147 (70.33%) .NET
2 133 (63.64%) C#
3 82 (39.23%) SQL
4 81 (38.76%) HTML
5 79 (37.80%) JavaScript
6 78 (37.32%) SQL Server
7 77 (36.84%) Java
7 77 (36.84%) CSS
7 77 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
8 70 (33.49%) ASP.NET
9 69 (33.01%) Software Engineering
10 68 (32.54%) MVC
11 61 (29.19%) Relational Database
12 60 (28.71%) WCF
13 54 (25.84%) Git (software)
13 54 (25.84%) RDBMS
14 48 (22.97%) Analytics
15 43 (20.57%) Microsoft
16 40 (19.14%) XML
16 40 (19.14%) OOP
17 38 (18.18%) RESTful
17 38 (18.18%) HTML5
18 37 (17.70%) Windows
18 37 (17.70%) PHP
18 37 (17.70%) T-SQL
19 35 (16.75%) Sybase
19 35 (16.75%) Oracle
20 33 (15.79%) Semantic Web
20 33 (15.79%) .NET Framework
21 32 (15.31%) Web Services

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Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 31 (14.83%) IIS
2 30 (14.35%) Node.js
3 23 (11.00%) SharePoint
4 20 (9.57%) BizTalk Server
5 19 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
5 19 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
6 9 (4.31%) Tomcat
7 7 (3.35%) CMS
7 7 (3.35%) Apache
8 4 (1.91%) WebLogic
8 4 (1.91%) JBoss
9 1 (0.48%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.48%) WordPress
9 1 (0.48%) nginx
Applications
1 11 (5.26%) Photoshop
2 10 (4.78%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 22 (10.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (4.31%) Magento
3 2 (0.96%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.48%) Scribe Insight
4 1 (0.48%) rhymeSIGHT
Cloud Services
1 21 (10.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (9.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.91%) Internet
2 3 (1.44%) HTTPS
3 2 (0.96%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (37.32%) SQL Server
2 61 (29.19%) Relational Database
3 54 (25.84%) RDBMS
4 29 (13.88%) NoSQL
5 27 (12.92%) MySQL
6 25 (11.96%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (3.83%) Crystal Reports
8 6 (2.87%) SQLite
9 4 (1.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (1.91%) DB2
9 4 (1.91%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (1.44%) InterSystems Cache
10 3 (1.44%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.96%) EDRMS
11 2 (0.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 54 (25.84%) Git (software)
2 22 (10.53%) Subversion
3 7 (3.35%) Xcode
4 6 (2.87%) Visual Studio
4 6 (2.87%) Grunt
4 6 (2.87%) Yeoman
5 4 (1.91%) CocoaPods
5 4 (1.91%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (1.44%) NUnit
7 2 (0.96%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.96%) Dreamweaver
7 2 (0.96%) JIRA
7 2 (0.96%) Selenium
7 2 (0.96%) TestNG
8 1 (0.48%) JUnit
8 1 (0.48%) Maven
8 1 (0.48%) FitNesse
8 1 (0.48%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (0.48%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.48%) Mockito
General
1 28 (13.40%) Finance
2 16 (7.66%) Marketing
3 14 (6.70%) Retail
4 7 (3.35%) Investment Banking
4 7 (3.35%) Banking
5 5 (2.39%) Law
6 4 (1.91%) Back Office
6 4 (1.91%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.96%) Advertising
7 2 (0.96%) Games
8 1 (0.48%) Legal
8 1 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.48%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 162 (77.51%) Developer
2 46 (22.01%) Software Developer
3 32 (15.31%) .NET Developer
4 31 (14.83%) Web Developer
5 28 (13.40%) Software Engineer
6 19 (9.09%) Senior Developer
6 19 (9.09%) SharePoint Developer
7 17 (8.13%) PHP Developer
8 15 (7.18%) PHP Web Developer
9 13 (6.22%) Software Manager
10 12 (5.74%) Java Developer
11 11 (5.26%) C# Developer
12 10 (4.78%) PHP MySQL Developer
13 9 (4.31%) Junior Developer
13 9 (4.31%) Junior
14 8 (3.83%) Senior Web Developer
14 8 (3.83%) Senior Java Developer
15 7 (3.35%) Software Development Manager
15 7 (3.35%) Development Manager
16 6 (2.87%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 147 (70.33%) .NET
2 81 (38.76%) HTML
3 77 (36.84%) CSS
4 70 (33.49%) ASP.NET
5 60 (28.71%) WCF
6 40 (19.14%) XML
7 38 (18.18%) RESTful
7 38 (18.18%) HTML5
8 33 (15.79%) .NET Framework
9 32 (15.31%) Web Services
10 26 (12.44%) Ajax
10 26 (12.44%) jQuery
10 26 (12.44%) ASP.NET Web API
11 23 (11.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 20 (9.57%) CSS3
13 16 (7.66%) JSON
14 15 (7.18%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 14 (6.70%) WinForms
16 11 (5.26%) Laravel
16 11 (5.26%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 33 (15.79%) Semantic Web
2 24 (11.48%) Computer Science
3 21 (10.05%) Social Media
3 21 (10.05%) BBC
4 12 (5.74%) Client/Server
4 12 (5.74%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (5.26%) Open Source
6 10 (4.78%) User Experience
7 9 (4.31%) Social Network
8 8 (3.83%) N-Tier
9 6 (2.87%) Equities
9 6 (2.87%) Mobile App
10 5 (2.39%) Mathematics
11 4 (1.91%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (1.44%) VAX
13 2 (0.96%) W3C
13 2 (0.96%) Management Information System
13 2 (0.96%) Data Integration
13 2 (0.96%) Algorithms
13 2 (0.96%) Apple TV
Operating Systems
1 37 (17.70%) Windows
2 19 (9.09%) Linux
3 10 (4.78%) Apple iOS
4 8 (3.83%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (2.39%) UNIX
6 2 (0.96%) CentOS
7 1 (0.48%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.48%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (33.01%) Software Engineering
3 68 (32.54%) MVC
4 48 (22.97%) Analytics
5 40 (19.14%) OOP
6 31 (14.83%) OOD
7 27 (12.92%) TDD
8 23 (11.00%) CRM
8 23 (11.00%) Web Application Development
9 22 (10.53%) OOA/OOD
10 21 (10.05%) BDD
11 16 (7.66%) Web Development
12 15 (7.18%) Unit Testing
13 13 (6.22%) Mobile Development
13 13 (6.22%) E-Commerce
14 12 (5.74%) OO PHP
15 11 (5.26%) Workflow
15 11 (5.26%) Project Management
16 10 (4.78%) iOS Development
17 9 (4.31%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 133 (63.64%) C#
2 82 (39.23%) SQL
3 79 (37.80%) JavaScript
4 77 (36.84%) Java
5 37 (17.70%) PHP
5 37 (17.70%) T-SQL
6 25 (11.96%) Ruby
7 23 (11.00%) VB.NET
8 12 (5.74%) VB
9 9 (4.31%) PHP5
10 8 (3.83%) Objective-C
10 8 (3.83%) VB6
11 6 (2.87%) C++
12 4 (1.91%) Python
13 2 (0.96%) X++
13 2 (0.96%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.48%) VBScript
14 1 (0.48%) C
14 1 (0.48%) MUMPS
14 1 (0.48%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 27 (12.92%) Degree
2 24 (11.48%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (9.09%) MCTS
3 19 (9.09%) MCP
3 19 (9.09%) MCAD
3 19 (9.09%) MCSD
4 2 (0.96%) DV Cleared
4 2 (0.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.83%) QA
2 4 (1.91%) HL7
Vendors
1 43 (20.57%) Microsoft
2 35 (16.75%) Oracle
2 35 (16.75%) Sybase
3 23 (11.00%) Apple
4 21 (10.05%) Sony
4 21 (10.05%) Yahoo!
4 21 (10.05%) Google
4 21 (10.05%) Facebook
5 7 (3.35%) Zend
6 6 (2.87%) IBM
7 5 (2.39%) BT
7 5 (2.39%) InterSystems
8 4 (1.91%) Vitria
8 4 (1.91%) Pega
8 4 (1.91%) BEA
9 2 (0.96%) Cerner
9 2 (0.96%) McKesson
9 2 (0.96%) Siemens
9 2 (0.96%) Misys
9 2 (0.96%) Red Hat
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