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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 47 66 67
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +1
Permanent jobs citing OO 84 68 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.29% 3.19% 3.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.24% 3.97% 3.92%
Number of salaries quoted 82 66 68
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,500 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
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
1602 1712 1734
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 81.86% 80.38% 81.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1342 1469 1546
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,750 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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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 28 August 2015.

OO Salary Histogram in Birmingham

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 113 (62.43%) .NET
2 105 (58.01%) C#
3 83 (45.86%) SQL
4 72 (39.78%) Java
5 68 (37.57%) SQL Server
6 59 (32.60%) HTML
7 58 (32.04%) JavaScript
8 57 (31.49%) CSS
8 57 (31.49%) Agile Software Development
9 54 (29.83%) WCF
10 53 (29.28%) Software Engineering
11 52 (28.73%) Git (software)
12 51 (28.18%) OOD
13 49 (27.07%) MVC
14 47 (25.97%) XML
15 46 (25.41%) ASP.NET
15 46 (25.41%) Finance
16 45 (24.86%) OOP
16 45 (24.86%) RESTful
17 42 (23.20%) VB.NET
18 38 (20.99%) NoSQL
18 38 (20.99%) Degree
19 37 (20.44%) Computer Science
20 36 (19.89%) Relational Database
21 34 (18.78%) ASP.NET MVC
22 33 (18.23%) TDD
22 33 (18.23%) Node.js
23 32 (17.68%) PHP
23 32 (17.68%) WinForms
24 31 (17.13%) Web Services

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Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 33 (18.23%) Node.js
2 20 (11.05%) IIS
3 8 (4.42%) Tomcat
4 6 (3.31%) Apache
5 5 (2.76%) WebLogic
5 5 (2.76%) WebSphere
6 3 (1.66%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.10%) CMS
7 2 (1.10%) WordPress
7 2 (1.10%) nginx
8 1 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.55%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.55%) OpenEdge
8 1 (0.55%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 20 (11.05%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.66%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (2.76%) Magento
2 2 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.10%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.10%) SaaS
3 1 (0.55%) Office 365
3 1 (0.55%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (37.57%) SQL Server
2 38 (20.99%) NoSQL
3 36 (19.89%) Relational Database
4 29 (16.02%) RDBMS
5 20 (11.05%) MySQL
6 18 (9.94%) Crystal Reports
7 6 (3.31%) EDRMS
8 4 (2.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (1.66%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (1.66%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.10%) InterSystems Cache
11 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.55%) DTS
11 1 (0.55%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.55%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.55%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 52 (28.73%) Git (software)
2 22 (12.15%) Subversion
3 8 (4.42%) Visual Studio
4 6 (3.31%) Selenium
5 5 (2.76%) HP UFT
5 5 (2.76%) LoadRunner
6 4 (2.21%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.10%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.55%) WebSpeed
8 1 (0.55%) TestNG
8 1 (0.55%) JSUnit
8 1 (0.55%) Maven
8 1 (0.55%) JIRA
8 1 (0.55%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.55%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.55%) Hudson
8 1 (0.55%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.55%) Gradle
8 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.55%) JUnit
General
1 46 (25.41%) Finance
2 13 (7.18%) Banking
3 12 (6.63%) Investment Banking
3 12 (6.63%) Games
4 6 (3.31%) Law
4 6 (3.31%) Marketing
5 5 (2.76%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.66%) Retail
7 1 (0.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 144 (79.56%) Developer
2 44 (24.31%) .NET Developer
3 43 (23.76%) Software Developer
4 22 (12.15%) Java Developer
5 19 (10.50%) Web Developer
5 19 (10.50%) Senior Developer
6 17 (9.39%) Software Engineer
7 14 (7.73%) PHP Developer
7 14 (7.73%) Senior Java Developer
8 11 (6.08%) Graduate Developer
8 11 (6.08%) Graduate
9 10 (5.52%) Graduate Software Developer
10 8 (4.42%) C# Developer
10 8 (4.42%) Semantic Web Developer
11 7 (3.87%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 7 (3.87%) PHP Web Developer
11 7 (3.87%) Java Web Developer
12 6 (3.31%) Head of Development
12 6 (3.31%) Test Engineer
12 6 (3.31%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (62.43%) .NET
2 59 (32.60%) HTML
3 57 (31.49%) CSS
4 54 (29.83%) WCF
5 47 (25.97%) XML
6 46 (25.41%) ASP.NET
7 45 (24.86%) RESTful
8 34 (18.78%) ASP.NET MVC
9 32 (17.68%) WinForms
10 31 (17.13%) Web Services
11 28 (15.47%) ASP.NET Web API
12 27 (14.92%) .NET Framework
13 25 (13.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 24 (13.26%) jQuery
15 18 (9.94%) HTML5
15 18 (9.94%) .NET Compact Framework
15 18 (9.94%) ADO.NET
16 15 (8.29%) CSS3
17 11 (6.08%) WPF
18 10 (5.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 37 (20.44%) Computer Science
2 26 (14.36%) Social Media
2 26 (14.36%) BBC
3 21 (11.60%) Semantic Web
4 19 (10.50%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (9.94%) Client/Server
6 12 (6.63%) Equities
7 8 (4.42%) Ontologies
8 6 (3.31%) Social Network
9 5 (2.76%) N-Tier
10 3 (1.66%) Replication
10 3 (1.66%) Mathematics
11 2 (1.10%) Physics
11 2 (1.10%) Management Information System
11 2 (1.10%) Data Integration
11 2 (1.10%) Mobile App
12 1 (0.55%) User Experience
12 1 (0.55%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 24 (13.26%) Windows
2 18 (9.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (8.29%) Linux
4 13 (7.18%) UNIX
5 2 (1.10%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.55%) Android
6 1 (0.55%) CentOS
6 1 (0.55%) Debian
6 1 (0.55%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (31.49%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (29.28%) Software Engineering
3 51 (28.18%) OOD
4 49 (27.07%) MVC
5 45 (24.86%) OOP
6 33 (18.23%) TDD
7 31 (17.13%) Web Application Development
8 26 (14.36%) BDD
9 24 (13.26%) SDLC
10 23 (12.71%) Web Development
11 21 (11.60%) Unit Testing
12 17 (9.39%) Analytics
13 16 (8.84%) Open Source
13 16 (8.84%) Project Management
14 12 (6.63%) E-Commerce
14 12 (6.63%) OO PHP
15 8 (4.42%) Dependency Injection
15 8 (4.42%) Financial Analysis
15 8 (4.42%) Data Modelling
15 8 (4.42%) RDF
Programming Languages
1 105 (58.01%) C#
2 83 (45.86%) SQL
3 72 (39.78%) Java
4 58 (32.04%) JavaScript
5 42 (23.20%) VB.NET
6 32 (17.68%) PHP
7 30 (16.57%) T-SQL
8 29 (16.02%) Ruby
9 24 (13.26%) VB
10 18 (9.94%) VB6
11 9 (4.97%) SPARQL
11 9 (4.97%) PHP5
12 8 (4.42%) VBA
13 6 (3.31%) C
14 4 (2.21%) C++
15 2 (1.10%) PL/SQL
15 2 (1.10%) X++
16 1 (0.55%) PHP4
16 1 (0.55%) Python
16 1 (0.55%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 38 (20.99%) Degree
2 8 (4.42%) Postgraduate
3 2 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.55%) MCTS
4 1 (0.55%) MCP
4 1 (0.55%) MCAD
4 1 (0.55%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (10.50%) QA
2 4 (2.21%) HL7
Vendors
1 26 (14.36%) Microsoft
1 26 (14.36%) Yahoo!
1 26 (14.36%) Google
1 26 (14.36%) Apple
1 26 (14.36%) Sony
1 26 (14.36%) Facebook
2 16 (8.84%) Oracle
2 16 (8.84%) Sybase
3 12 (6.63%) Zend
4 4 (2.21%) InterSystems
5 2 (1.10%) Misys
5 2 (1.10%) Cerner
5 2 (1.10%) McKesson
5 2 (1.10%) Siemens
5 2 (1.10%) IBM
6 1 (0.55%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.55%) Progress
6 1 (0.55%) Adobe
6 1 (0.55%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.55%) Atlassian
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