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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 55 49 34
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -15
Permanent jobs citing OO 86 82 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.70% 3.87% 5.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.59% 4.75% 7.05%
Number of salaries quoted 81 81 79
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £60,500
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
1873 1727 1220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 80.63% 81.50% 70.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1633 1559 1016
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £30,000
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 1 October 2014.

OO Salary Histogram in Birmingham

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 106 (59.89%) C#
2 94 (53.11%) .NET
3 90 (50.85%) Agile Software Development
4 87 (49.15%) SQL Server
5 80 (45.20%) HTML
6 78 (44.07%) JavaScript
7 76 (42.94%) SQL
8 67 (37.85%) CSS
9 51 (28.81%) Java
10 47 (26.55%) OOP
11 46 (25.99%) Unit Testing
12 44 (24.86%) Microsoft
12 44 (24.86%) MVC
13 42 (23.73%) Web Services
13 42 (23.73%) HTML5
14 41 (23.16%) jQuery
15 37 (20.90%) Degree
16 35 (19.77%) ASP.NET
17 32 (18.08%) XML
17 32 (18.08%) T-SQL
18 31 (17.51%) C++
18 31 (17.51%) Oracle
18 31 (17.51%) Windows
19 30 (16.95%) TDD
20 29 (16.38%) Scrum
21 27 (15.25%) PHP
22 26 (14.69%) SharePoint
22 26 (14.69%) Software Engineering
22 26 (14.69%) WCF
23 25 (14.12%) Subversion

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Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 26 (14.69%) SharePoint
2 21 (11.86%) IIS
3 15 (8.47%) Tomcat
3 15 (8.47%) BizTalk Server
4 12 (6.78%) Apache
5 8 (4.52%) WordPress
6 7 (3.95%) SharePoint 2013
6 7 (3.95%) CMS
7 6 (3.39%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.13%) nginx
8 2 (1.13%) LiveCycle
8 2 (1.13%) Drupal
8 2 (1.13%) Joomla!
8 2 (1.13%) FileNet
8 2 (1.13%) Confluence
8 2 (1.13%) Node.js
9 1 (0.56%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.56%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 18 (10.17%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.08%) Photoshop
2 9 (5.08%) MS Office
3 2 (1.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 23 (12.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (6.78%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (3.95%) Office 365
3 1 (0.56%) SaaS
3 1 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.91%) TCP/IP
2 4 (2.26%) HTTP
3 2 (1.13%) DHCP
3 2 (1.13%) DNS
4 1 (0.56%) Intranet
4 1 (0.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (49.15%) SQL Server
2 25 (14.12%) Relational Database
3 20 (11.30%) MySQL
4 18 (10.17%) RDBMS
4 18 (10.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (10.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (7.34%) PostgreSQL
6 11 (6.21%) JasperReports
6 11 (6.21%) SQL Server 2005
6 11 (6.21%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (2.26%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (1.69%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.13%) SQLite
9 2 (1.13%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.13%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.56%) SAP HANA
10 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 25 (14.12%) Subversion
2 16 (9.04%) Jenkins
2 16 (9.04%) Git (software)
3 14 (7.91%) Selenium
4 13 (7.34%) Maven
5 12 (6.78%) Eclipse
6 11 (6.21%) FitNesse
7 8 (4.52%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (3.95%) Xcode
9 4 (2.26%) NUnit
9 4 (2.26%) QUnit
9 4 (2.26%) Hudson
10 3 (1.69%) SpecFlow
10 3 (1.69%) T4 Templates
11 2 (1.13%) JIRA
11 2 (1.13%) Visual Studio
11 2 (1.13%) MSBuild
General
1 16 (9.04%) Finance
2 10 (5.65%) Games
3 7 (3.95%) Marketing
4 6 (3.39%) Law
5 2 (1.13%) Legal
6 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.56%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.56%) Banking
6 1 (0.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 124 (70.06%) Developer
2 30 (16.95%) Senior Developer
3 27 (15.25%) Analyst
4 21 (11.86%) Software Engineer
5 17 (9.60%) PHP Developer
5 17 (9.60%) CRM Developer
6 16 (9.04%) Software Developer
7 15 (8.47%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 15 (8.47%) Team Leader
8 14 (7.91%) Test Analyst
8 14 (7.91%) Tester
8 14 (7.91%) Software Tester
9 11 (6.21%) Web Developer
10 10 (5.65%) C# Developer
11 9 (5.08%) Senior Web Developer
12 8 (4.52%) Junior
12 8 (4.52%) Microsoft Developer
12 8 (4.52%) Junior Developer
12 8 (4.52%) Front-End Developer
13 7 (3.95%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (53.11%) .NET
2 80 (45.20%) HTML
3 67 (37.85%) CSS
4 42 (23.73%) Web Services
4 42 (23.73%) HTML5
5 41 (23.16%) jQuery
6 35 (19.77%) ASP.NET
7 32 (18.08%) XML
8 26 (14.69%) WCF
9 23 (12.99%) .NET Framework
9 23 (12.99%) Ajax
10 18 (10.17%) SOAP
10 18 (10.17%) J2EE
10 18 (10.17%) WPF
10 18 (10.17%) Silverlight
11 17 (9.60%) WinForms
12 16 (9.04%) Zend Framework
13 15 (8.47%) Spring
14 13 (7.34%) Hibernate
15 12 (6.78%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.47%) Semantic Web
2 13 (7.34%) Computer Science
3 10 (5.65%) Data Structures
4 9 (5.08%) Mobile App
4 9 (5.08%) Open Source
5 7 (3.95%) Client/Server
6 6 (3.39%) Blog
6 6 (3.39%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (3.39%) User Experience
6 6 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (2.82%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.69%) Physics
8 3 (1.69%) iPhone
9 2 (1.13%) N-Tier
9 2 (1.13%) NHS
9 2 (1.13%) Algorithms
9 2 (1.13%) iPad
10 1 (0.56%) Social Media
10 1 (0.56%) AS400
10 1 (0.56%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 31 (17.51%) Windows
2 19 (10.73%) Linux
3 9 (5.08%) Ubuntu
4 8 (4.52%) Apple iOS
5 4 (2.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (2.26%) Android
6 2 (1.13%) Solaris
6 2 (1.13%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (50.85%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (26.55%) OOP
3 46 (25.99%) Unit Testing
4 44 (24.86%) MVC
5 30 (16.95%) TDD
6 29 (16.38%) Scrum
7 26 (14.69%) Software Engineering
8 25 (14.12%) CRM
9 24 (13.56%) OOD
10 20 (11.30%) Automated Testing
11 19 (10.73%) Web Development
12 18 (10.17%) Multithreading
13 17 (9.60%) Analytics
13 17 (9.60%) Waterfall
14 16 (9.04%) E-Commerce
15 14 (7.91%) Continuous Integration
15 14 (7.91%) Manual Testing
15 14 (7.91%) Agile Testing
15 14 (7.91%) Low Latency
16 12 (6.78%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 106 (59.89%) C#
2 78 (44.07%) JavaScript
3 76 (42.94%) SQL
4 51 (28.81%) Java
5 32 (18.08%) T-SQL
6 31 (17.51%) C++
7 27 (15.25%) PHP
8 23 (12.99%) VB.NET
9 11 (6.21%) PHP5
10 7 (3.95%) Ruby
10 7 (3.95%) Objective-C
11 4 (2.26%) VB6
11 4 (2.26%) Python
11 4 (2.26%) VB
11 4 (2.26%) Perl
11 4 (2.26%) TypeScript
12 3 (1.69%) C
13 2 (1.13%) Scala
13 2 (1.13%) Groovy
13 2 (1.13%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 37 (20.90%) Degree
2 8 (4.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (4.52%) MCSD
3 7 (3.95%) MCTS
3 7 (3.95%) MCAD
4 6 (3.39%) MCP
5 2 (1.13%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.56%) MCSE
6 1 (0.56%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.08%) SLA
2 1 (0.56%) QA
Vendors
1 44 (24.86%) Microsoft
2 31 (17.51%) Oracle
3 22 (12.43%) Zend
4 15 (8.47%) Sybase
5 13 (7.34%) JBoss
6 4 (2.26%) Apple
7 3 (1.69%) Adobe
8 2 (1.13%) IBM
8 2 (1.13%) Facebook
8 2 (1.13%) Twitter
9 1 (0.56%) Borland
9 1 (0.56%) SAP
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum plus bonus and training!
Posted: 19 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum + Pension, flexi, Gym etc
Posted: 2 days ago
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BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £17,000 to £27,000 per annum plus bonus paid on projects
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum plus team bonus !
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: Flexible
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: 25000-35000 Per Annum
Posted: 13 days ago