The table below looks at the statistics for OOA/OOD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOA/OOD over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Analysis and Design (OOA/OOD)
Rank 125 130 104
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -26
Permanent jobs citing OOA/OOD 2 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.092% 0.047% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.059% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 4
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.76%
OOA/OOD
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
1680 1693 1195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 77.38% 79.00% 71.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1446 1508 1029
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 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

OOA/OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OOA/OOD across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OOA/OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

OOA/OOD
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OOA/OOD across the Birmingham region.

OOA/OOD Salary Trend in Birmingham

OOA/OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing OOA/OOD 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 OOA/OOD.

1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) JIRA
3 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (50.00%) Release Management
3 2 (50.00%) Confluence
3 2 (50.00%) Clojure
3 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (50.00%) Hudson
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (50.00%) Twitter
3 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (50.00%) DevOps
3 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (50.00%) Groovy
3 2 (50.00%) LiveCycle
3 2 (50.00%) Scala
3 2 (50.00%) Open Source
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) Pair Programming
3 2 (50.00%) Subversion
3 2 (50.00%) Spring
3 2 (50.00%) JSF
3 2 (50.00%) Maven
3 2 (50.00%) FileNet

OOA/OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing OOA/OOD 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 OOA/OOD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) Confluence
1 2 (50.00%) LiveCycle
1 2 (50.00%) FileNet
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) JIRA
1 2 (50.00%) Hudson
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (50.00%) Subversion
1 2 (50.00%) Maven
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Lead Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) ScrumMaster
3 1 (25.00%) Lead C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 2 (50.00%) Spring
1 2 (50.00%) JSF
1 2 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) J2EE
1 2 (50.00%) SOAP
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) XML
1 2 (50.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (50.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) Release Management
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (50.00%) DevOps
3 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) Pair Programming
3 2 (50.00%) OO
3 2 (50.00%) RUP
3 2 (50.00%) DSDM
3 2 (50.00%) OOD
3 2 (50.00%) SOA
3 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Clojure
1 2 (50.00%) Groovy
1 2 (50.00%) Scala
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) C++
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) VC++
2 1 (25.00%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Twitter
1 2 (50.00%) IBM
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Adobe
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle