The table below looks at the statistics for 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 OOD over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 87 106 118
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +12
Permanent jobs citing OOD 37 17 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.84% 0.89% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.22% 1.14% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 37 16 5
Average salary £35,000 £33,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +10.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,000 £34,800
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
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
1664 1496 1512
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 82.91% 78.41% 79.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1360 1318 1324
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 £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

OOD
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

OOD Salary Trend in Birmingham

OOD
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OOD across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

OOD Salary Histogram in Birmingham

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing 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 OOD.

1 51 (89.47%) OO
2 40 (70.18%) .NET
3 36 (63.16%) SQL
4 34 (59.65%) C#
5 32 (56.14%) Finance
6 30 (52.63%) JavaScript
6 30 (52.63%) CSS
7 26 (45.61%) HTML
8 23 (40.35%) Microsoft
9 22 (38.60%) Degree
9 22 (38.60%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 21 (36.84%) Computer Science
10 21 (36.84%) SQL Server
11 20 (35.09%) Web Services
11 20 (35.09%) Windows
11 20 (35.09%) Software Engineering
12 19 (33.33%) Git (software)
12 19 (33.33%) XML
12 19 (33.33%) VB.NET
12 19 (33.33%) WinForms
13 18 (31.58%) T-SQL
13 18 (31.58%) WCF
13 18 (31.58%) Unit Testing
14 17 (29.82%) .NET Framework
14 17 (29.82%) MVC
15 16 (28.07%) Open Source
16 15 (26.32%) Web Development
16 15 (26.32%) Java
17 14 (24.56%) VB
17 14 (24.56%) Crystal Reports

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing 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 OOD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (24.56%) IIS
2 3 (5.26%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.51%) Apache
3 2 (3.51%) nginx
4 1 (1.75%) CMS
4 1 (1.75%) WordPress
Applications
1 14 (24.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.51%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.51%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (36.84%) SQL Server
2 14 (24.56%) Crystal Reports
3 13 (22.81%) NoSQL
4 6 (10.53%) EDRMS
5 5 (8.77%) MySQL
6 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 13 (22.81%) Subversion
3 4 (7.02%) Visual Studio
4 3 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.75%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.75%) Gradle
5 1 (1.75%) JUnit
5 1 (1.75%) Maven
5 1 (1.75%) TestNG
General
1 32 (56.14%) Finance
2 13 (22.81%) Banking
2 13 (22.81%) Investment Banking
3 6 (10.53%) Games
4 5 (8.77%) Retail
5 2 (3.51%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 52 (91.23%) Developer
2 21 (36.84%) Software Developer
3 15 (26.32%) Senior Developer
3 15 (26.32%) Java Developer
4 14 (24.56%) .NET Developer
4 14 (24.56%) Senior Java Developer
5 7 (12.28%) Junior Developer
5 7 (12.28%) Junior
5 7 (12.28%) Software Engineer
6 6 (10.53%) Junior Software Developer
7 5 (8.77%) .NET Software Engineer
8 1 (1.75%) WinForms Developer
8 1 (1.75%) Java Software Developer
8 1 (1.75%) Linux Developer
8 1 (1.75%) PHP Developer
8 1 (1.75%) Junior Web Developer
8 1 (1.75%) Web Developer
8 1 (1.75%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (1.75%) C++ Software Engineer
8 1 (1.75%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (70.18%) .NET
2 30 (52.63%) CSS
3 26 (45.61%) HTML
4 22 (38.60%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 20 (35.09%) Web Services
6 19 (33.33%) XML
6 19 (33.33%) WinForms
7 18 (31.58%) WCF
8 17 (29.82%) .NET Framework
9 14 (24.56%) .NET Compact Framework
9 14 (24.56%) ADO.NET
10 13 (22.81%) RESTful
11 10 (17.54%) ASP.NET
12 9 (15.79%) HTML5
12 9 (15.79%) CSS3
12 9 (15.79%) Razor View Engine
13 7 (12.28%) ASP.NET MVC
14 5 (8.77%) jQuery
14 5 (8.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 3 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 21 (36.84%) Computer Science
2 14 (24.56%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (24.56%) Client/Server
3 13 (22.81%) Equities
4 3 (5.26%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.75%) Blog
5 1 (1.75%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.75%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 20 (35.09%) Windows
2 14 (24.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (10.53%) UNIX
4 2 (3.51%) Linux
4 2 (3.51%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.75%) Android
5 1 (1.75%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (89.47%) OO
2 20 (35.09%) Software Engineering
3 18 (31.58%) Unit Testing
4 17 (29.82%) MVC
5 16 (28.07%) Open Source
6 15 (26.32%) Web Development
7 14 (24.56%) SDLC
8 13 (22.81%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (10.53%) TDD
9 6 (10.53%) Scrum
9 6 (10.53%) Mobile Development
10 5 (8.77%) Dependency Injection
10 5 (8.77%) Migration
10 5 (8.77%) Asset Management
11 4 (7.02%) CRM
11 4 (7.02%) OOP
11 4 (7.02%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (5.26%) OOA/OOD
12 3 (5.26%) PRINCE
12 3 (5.26%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 36 (63.16%) SQL
2 34 (59.65%) C#
3 30 (52.63%) JavaScript
4 19 (33.33%) VB.NET
5 18 (31.58%) T-SQL
6 15 (26.32%) Java
7 14 (24.56%) VB6
7 14 (24.56%) VB
8 2 (3.51%) VC++
8 2 (3.51%) PHP
8 2 (3.51%) C++
9 1 (1.75%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 22 (38.60%) Degree
2 6 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (22.81%) QA
Vendors
1 23 (40.35%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.77%) BT
3 2 (3.51%) Zend
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: Circa £30,000 DOE
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