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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 42 32 46
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +14
Permanent jobs citing OO 106 109 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 5.18% 5.88% 4.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.26% 7.35% 5.52%
Number of salaries quoted 104 103 66
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,700 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £62,500
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
1692 1483 1214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 82.66% 80.03% 73.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1525 1310 1052
Average salary £44,000 £43,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.32% -4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 22 December 2014.

OO Salary Histogram in Birmingham

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 December 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.

1 127 (67.91%) .NET
2 121 (64.71%) C#
3 101 (54.01%) JavaScript
4 96 (51.34%) HTML
5 86 (45.99%) Agile Software Development
6 83 (44.39%) CSS
7 82 (43.85%) SQL
8 75 (40.11%) SQL Server
9 61 (32.62%) ASP.NET
10 59 (31.55%) Java
11 51 (27.27%) HTML5
12 50 (26.74%) MVC
12 50 (26.74%) Software Engineering
13 49 (26.20%) Relational Database
14 44 (23.53%) Oracle
15 42 (22.46%) WCF
16 41 (21.93%) RDBMS
16 41 (21.93%) Microsoft
17 40 (21.39%) Web Services
18 39 (20.86%) T-SQL
18 39 (20.86%) Windows
18 39 (20.86%) Analytics
19 38 (20.32%) Sybase
19 38 (20.32%) jQuery
20 36 (19.25%) CRM
21 35 (18.72%) SharePoint
22 34 (18.18%) Ajax
23 33 (17.65%) Dynamics CRM
23 33 (17.65%) OOP
23 33 (17.65%) PHP

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Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 35 (18.72%) SharePoint
2 31 (16.58%) BizTalk Server
3 25 (13.37%) IIS
4 19 (10.16%) SharePoint 2013
5 18 (9.63%) SharePoint 2010
6 14 (7.49%) Tomcat
7 13 (6.95%) CMS
8 8 (4.28%) JBoss
8 8 (4.28%) Node.js
9 6 (3.21%) Apache
10 5 (2.67%) WebLogic
10 5 (2.67%) WordPress
11 2 (1.07%) nginx
12 1 (0.53%) Confluence
12 1 (0.53%) LiveCycle
12 1 (0.53%) FileNet
12 1 (0.53%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 19 (10.16%) Photoshop
2 11 (5.88%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.60%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 33 (17.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (3.74%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 21 (11.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (10.16%) Office 365
3 1 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.14%) HTTP
1 4 (2.14%) TCP/IP
1 4 (2.14%) Internet
2 3 (1.60%) HTTPS
3 2 (1.07%) DNS
3 2 (1.07%) DHCP
4 1 (0.53%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (40.11%) SQL Server
2 49 (26.20%) Relational Database
3 41 (21.93%) RDBMS
4 26 (13.90%) SQL Server 2008
5 21 (11.23%) MySQL
6 15 (8.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (4.28%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (4.28%) NoSQL
8 7 (3.74%) SQLite
9 5 (2.67%) DB2
10 4 (2.14%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (1.60%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (1.60%) JasperReports
12 2 (1.07%) Crystal Reports
12 2 (1.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 1 (0.53%) MongoDB
13 1 (0.53%) Apache Cassandra
13 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database
13 1 (0.53%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 19 (10.16%) Git (software)
2 12 (6.42%) Subversion
3 8 (4.28%) Xcode
3 8 (4.28%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (4.28%) Grunt
3 8 (4.28%) Yeoman
4 7 (3.74%) Jenkins
4 7 (3.74%) NUnit
5 6 (3.21%) Selenium
5 6 (3.21%) QUnit
6 5 (2.67%) Eclipse
7 4 (2.14%) Dreamweaver
7 4 (2.14%) Maven
8 3 (1.60%) FitNesse
8 3 (1.60%) Visual Studio
8 3 (1.60%) SpecFlow
8 3 (1.60%) T4 Templates
9 2 (1.07%) JIRA
10 1 (0.53%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (0.53%) Hudson
General
1 16 (8.56%) Finance
2 15 (8.02%) Marketing
3 6 (3.21%) Retail
4 3 (1.60%) Law
5 2 (1.07%) Legal
5 2 (1.07%) Advertising
5 2 (1.07%) Games
5 2 (1.07%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.53%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.53%) Banking
Job Titles
1 135 (72.19%) Developer
2 34 (18.18%) Software Engineer
3 33 (17.65%) Senior Developer
4 24 (12.83%) Web Developer
5 21 (11.23%) Software Developer
6 19 (10.16%) SharePoint Developer
7 17 (9.09%) Front-End Developer
8 16 (8.56%) Senior Web Developer
9 15 (8.02%) Software Manager
9 15 (8.02%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 15 (8.02%) CRM Developer
10 13 (6.95%) .NET Developer
11 11 (5.88%) PHP Developer
12 9 (4.81%) C# Developer
12 9 (4.81%) Lead Developer
13 8 (4.28%) Team Leader
13 8 (4.28%) Junior
13 8 (4.28%) Analyst
13 8 (4.28%) Junior Developer
14 7 (3.74%) Junior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (67.91%) .NET
2 96 (51.34%) HTML
3 83 (44.39%) CSS
4 61 (32.62%) ASP.NET
5 51 (27.27%) HTML5
6 42 (22.46%) WCF
7 40 (21.39%) Web Services
8 38 (20.32%) jQuery
9 34 (18.18%) Ajax
10 31 (16.58%) XML
11 30 (16.04%) .NET Framework
12 22 (11.76%) RESTful
13 19 (10.16%) JSON
14 14 (7.49%) Backbone.js
14 14 (7.49%) Underscore.js
15 13 (6.95%) Spring
16 12 (6.42%) WinForms
16 12 (6.42%) WPF
16 12 (6.42%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 11 (5.88%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 32 (17.11%) Semantic Web
2 14 (7.49%) User Experience
3 13 (6.95%) Open Source
4 11 (5.88%) N-Tier
5 10 (5.35%) Client/Server
5 10 (5.35%) Computer Science
5 10 (5.35%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (4.81%) Mobile App
7 6 (3.21%) Blog
7 6 (3.21%) BBC
7 6 (3.21%) Social Media
8 4 (2.14%) Mathematics
8 4 (2.14%) W3C
9 3 (1.60%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (1.60%) Data Structures
10 2 (1.07%) iPad
10 2 (1.07%) iPhone
11 1 (0.53%) NHS
11 1 (0.53%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 39 (20.86%) Windows
2 19 (10.16%) Linux
3 11 (5.88%) Apple iOS
4 9 (4.81%) Ubuntu
5 5 (2.67%) UNIX
6 2 (1.07%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (45.99%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (26.74%) Software Engineering
2 50 (26.74%) MVC
3 39 (20.86%) Analytics
4 36 (19.25%) CRM
5 33 (17.65%) OOP
6 30 (16.04%) Unit Testing
7 26 (13.90%) Scrum
8 25 (13.37%) TDD
9 24 (12.83%) OOA/OOD
10 17 (9.09%) Web Development
10 17 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
10 17 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (8.02%) Waterfall
11 15 (8.02%) OOD
12 13 (6.95%) E-Commerce
12 13 (6.95%) BDD
13 12 (6.42%) Mentoring
14 11 (5.88%) iOS Development
15 10 (5.35%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 121 (64.71%) C#
2 101 (54.01%) JavaScript
3 82 (43.85%) SQL
4 59 (31.55%) Java
5 39 (20.86%) T-SQL
6 33 (17.65%) PHP
7 12 (6.42%) VB.NET
8 10 (5.35%) Ruby
9 9 (4.81%) C++
9 9 (4.81%) Objective-C
10 6 (3.21%) TypeScript
11 5 (2.67%) PHP5
12 4 (2.14%) Python
13 2 (1.07%) VB6
13 2 (1.07%) VB
14 1 (0.53%) VC++
14 1 (0.53%) MUMPS
14 1 (0.53%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.53%) Groovy
14 1 (0.53%) Scala
Qualifications
1 22 (11.76%) Degree
2 19 (10.16%) MCAD
2 19 (10.16%) MCSD
2 19 (10.16%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (10.16%) MCTS
3 18 (9.63%) MCP
4 2 (1.07%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.07%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.53%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.60%) SLA
Vendors
1 44 (23.53%) Oracle
2 41 (21.93%) Microsoft
3 38 (20.32%) Sybase
4 9 (4.81%) Zend
5 8 (4.28%) Apple
6 6 (3.21%) IBM
6 6 (3.21%) Facebook
6 6 (3.21%) Sony
6 6 (3.21%) Yahoo!
6 6 (3.21%) Google
7 5 (2.67%) Pega
7 5 (2.67%) Vitria
7 5 (2.67%) BEA
8 1 (0.53%) Lotus
8 1 (0.53%) Borland
8 1 (0.53%) Adobe
8 1 (0.53%) Twitter
8 1 (0.53%) NetSuite
8 1 (0.53%) InterSystems
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