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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 107 95 113
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +18
Permanent jobs citing OOD 23 27 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.26% 1.45% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.51% 1.79% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 23 25 9
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,100 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £44,100 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,246
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.92%
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
1527 1512 1317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 83.95% 81.20% 77.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1228 1340 1114
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 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £69,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 37 (97.37%) OO
2 28 (73.68%) .NET
3 23 (60.53%) C#
4 22 (57.89%) JavaScript
4 22 (57.89%) SQL
4 22 (57.89%) CSS
4 22 (57.89%) Finance
5 19 (50.00%) HTML
6 18 (47.37%) Degree
7 17 (44.74%) Computer Science
7 17 (44.74%) Microsoft
8 16 (42.11%) SQL Server
8 16 (42.11%) Web Services
8 16 (42.11%) Windows
9 15 (39.47%) VB.NET
10 14 (36.84%) Software Engineering
10 14 (36.84%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 13 (34.21%) T-SQL
11 13 (34.21%) WinForms
12 12 (31.58%) XML
12 12 (31.58%) WCF
13 11 (28.95%) Windows Server 2008
13 11 (28.95%) Web Development
13 11 (28.95%) .NET Framework
13 11 (28.95%) Analytical Skills
13 11 (28.95%) .NET Compact Framework
13 11 (28.95%) SDLC
13 11 (28.95%) Client/Server
13 11 (28.95%) MS Excel
13 11 (28.95%) VB

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 11 (28.95%) IIS
2 1 (2.63%) Apache
2 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.63%) CMS
2 1 (2.63%) WordPress
2 1 (2.63%) nginx
Applications
1 11 (28.95%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (42.11%) SQL Server
2 11 (28.95%) Crystal Reports
3 7 (18.42%) NoSQL
4 4 (10.53%) EDRMS
5 2 (5.26%) MySQL
6 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (23.68%) Git (software)
2 8 (21.05%) Subversion
3 1 (2.63%) Maven
3 1 (2.63%) JIRA
3 1 (2.63%) TestNG
3 1 (2.63%) Mercurial
3 1 (2.63%) Gradle
3 1 (2.63%) JUnit
3 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (57.89%) Finance
2 7 (18.42%) Banking
2 7 (18.42%) Investment Banking
3 5 (13.16%) Retail
4 4 (10.53%) Games
5 2 (5.26%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 37 (97.37%) Developer
2 17 (44.74%) Software Developer
3 11 (28.95%) .NET Developer
4 9 (23.68%) Java Developer
5 8 (21.05%) Senior Developer
6 7 (18.42%) Senior Java Developer
7 6 (15.79%) Junior Developer
7 6 (15.79%) Junior
8 5 (13.16%) Software Engineer
8 5 (13.16%) Junior Software Developer
9 4 (10.53%) .NET Software Engineer
10 1 (2.63%) Java Software Developer
10 1 (2.63%) Junior Web Developer
10 1 (2.63%) Web Developer
10 1 (2.63%) Senior Software Engineer
10 1 (2.63%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (73.68%) .NET
2 22 (57.89%) CSS
3 19 (50.00%) HTML
4 16 (42.11%) Web Services
5 14 (36.84%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 13 (34.21%) WinForms
7 12 (31.58%) XML
7 12 (31.58%) WCF
8 11 (28.95%) .NET Framework
8 11 (28.95%) ADO.NET
8 11 (28.95%) .NET Compact Framework
9 7 (18.42%) RESTful
10 6 (15.79%) HTML5
10 6 (15.79%) CSS3
11 5 (13.16%) Razor View Engine
11 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET
12 3 (7.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
14 1 (2.63%) Spring
14 1 (2.63%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 17 (44.74%) Computer Science
2 11 (28.95%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (28.95%) Client/Server
3 7 (18.42%) Equities
4 2 (5.26%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.63%) Blog
5 1 (2.63%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.63%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 16 (42.11%) Windows
2 11 (28.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.63%) Linux
3 1 (2.63%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.63%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (97.37%) OO
2 14 (36.84%) Software Engineering
3 11 (28.95%) Web Development
3 11 (28.95%) MVC
3 11 (28.95%) SDLC
4 10 (26.32%) Unit Testing
5 8 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (21.05%) Open Source
6 5 (13.16%) Mobile Development
7 4 (10.53%) Asset Management
7 4 (10.53%) Migration
8 3 (7.89%) Dependency Injection
9 2 (5.26%) TDD
9 2 (5.26%) OOP
10 1 (2.63%) OOA/OOD
10 1 (2.63%) SEO
10 1 (2.63%) CRM
10 1 (2.63%) E-Commerce
10 1 (2.63%) Configuration Management
10 1 (2.63%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 23 (60.53%) C#
2 22 (57.89%) JavaScript
2 22 (57.89%) SQL
3 15 (39.47%) VB.NET
4 13 (34.21%) T-SQL
5 11 (28.95%) VB
5 11 (28.95%) VB6
6 9 (23.68%) Java
7 1 (2.63%) PHP
7 1 (2.63%) C++
Qualifications
1 18 (47.37%) Degree
2 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.42%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (44.74%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.16%) BT
3 1 (2.63%) Zend
3 1 (2.63%) Sybase
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: From £22,000 to £37,500 per annum based on experience.
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Salary: From £25,000 to £37,500 per annum based on experience
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