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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 100 105 127
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +22
Permanent jobs citing OOD 31 15 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.54% 0.75% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.88% 0.94% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 31 15 3
Average salary £37,500 £32,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.18% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £19,000 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,500 £36,400
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
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
1645 1595 1623
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 81.52% 79.23% 79.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1354 1388 1431
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 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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 4 August 2015.

OOD Salary Histogram in Birmingham

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 52 (89.66%) OO
2 41 (70.69%) SQL
3 40 (68.97%) .NET
4 37 (63.79%) C#
5 36 (62.07%) Finance
6 30 (51.72%) JavaScript
6 30 (51.72%) CSS
7 26 (44.83%) HTML
8 25 (43.10%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 23 (39.66%) SQL Server
9 23 (39.66%) Microsoft
9 23 (39.66%) WinForms
10 22 (37.93%) VB.NET
10 22 (37.93%) XML
10 22 (37.93%) Degree
11 21 (36.21%) WCF
11 21 (36.21%) Computer Science
11 21 (36.21%) T-SQL
12 20 (34.48%) Windows
12 20 (34.48%) Web Services
12 20 (34.48%) .NET Framework
12 20 (34.48%) Unit Testing
12 20 (34.48%) Git (software)
13 18 (31.03%) Software Engineering
13 18 (31.03%) Web Development
14 17 (29.31%) VB6
14 17 (29.31%) Client/Server
14 17 (29.31%) MS Excel
14 17 (29.31%) VB
14 17 (29.31%) Crystal Reports

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 17 (29.31%) IIS
2 3 (5.17%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.45%) Apache
3 2 (3.45%) nginx
4 1 (1.72%) CMS
4 1 (1.72%) WordPress
Applications
1 17 (29.31%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.45%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (39.66%) SQL Server
2 17 (29.31%) Crystal Reports
3 14 (24.14%) NoSQL
4 6 (10.34%) EDRMS
5 5 (8.62%) MySQL
6 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (34.48%) Git (software)
2 14 (24.14%) Subversion
3 4 (6.90%) Visual Studio
4 3 (5.17%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.72%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.72%) Gradle
5 1 (1.72%) JUnit
5 1 (1.72%) Maven
5 1 (1.72%) TestNG
General
1 36 (62.07%) Finance
2 14 (24.14%) Banking
2 14 (24.14%) Investment Banking
3 7 (12.07%) Games
4 2 (3.45%) Retail
5 1 (1.72%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 53 (91.38%) Developer
2 21 (36.21%) Software Developer
3 16 (27.59%) Senior Developer
3 16 (27.59%) Java Developer
4 15 (25.86%) Senior Java Developer
5 14 (24.14%) .NET Developer
6 7 (12.07%) Software Engineer
7 5 (8.62%) .NET Software Engineer
8 4 (6.90%) Junior Developer
8 4 (6.90%) Junior
9 3 (5.17%) Junior Software Developer
10 1 (1.72%) Web Developer
10 1 (1.72%) Senior Software Engineer
10 1 (1.72%) C++ Software Engineer
10 1 (1.72%) C# Software Engineer
10 1 (1.72%) Senior Web Developer
10 1 (1.72%) PHP Developer
10 1 (1.72%) Junior Web Developer
10 1 (1.72%) WinForms Developer
10 1 (1.72%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (68.97%) .NET
2 30 (51.72%) CSS
3 26 (44.83%) HTML
4 25 (43.10%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 23 (39.66%) WinForms
6 22 (37.93%) XML
7 21 (36.21%) WCF
8 20 (34.48%) .NET Framework
8 20 (34.48%) Web Services
9 17 (29.31%) ADO.NET
9 17 (29.31%) .NET Compact Framework
10 14 (24.14%) RESTful
11 10 (17.24%) ASP.NET
12 7 (12.07%) ASP.NET MVC
13 6 (10.34%) HTML5
13 6 (10.34%) CSS3
13 6 (10.34%) Razor View Engine
14 5 (8.62%) jQuery
14 5 (8.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 3 (5.17%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 21 (36.21%) Computer Science
2 17 (29.31%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (29.31%) Client/Server
3 14 (24.14%) Equities
4 3 (5.17%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.72%) Blog
5 1 (1.72%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.72%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 20 (34.48%) Windows
2 17 (29.31%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (13.79%) UNIX
4 2 (3.45%) Linux
4 2 (3.45%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.72%) Android
5 1 (1.72%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (89.66%) OO
2 20 (34.48%) Unit Testing
3 18 (31.03%) Software Engineering
3 18 (31.03%) Web Development
4 17 (29.31%) Open Source
4 17 (29.31%) SDLC
5 14 (24.14%) MVC
6 10 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (10.34%) TDD
7 6 (10.34%) Scrum
7 6 (10.34%) Dependency Injection
8 5 (8.62%) Migration
8 5 (8.62%) Asset Management
9 4 (6.90%) CRM
9 4 (6.90%) OOP
9 4 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (5.17%) Mobile Development
10 3 (5.17%) OOA/OOD
10 3 (5.17%) PRINCE
10 3 (5.17%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 41 (70.69%) SQL
2 37 (63.79%) C#
3 30 (51.72%) JavaScript
4 22 (37.93%) VB.NET
5 21 (36.21%) T-SQL
6 17 (29.31%) VB
6 17 (29.31%) VB6
7 16 (27.59%) Java
8 2 (3.45%) VC++
8 2 (3.45%) PHP
8 2 (3.45%) C++
9 1 (1.72%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 22 (37.93%) Degree
2 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (24.14%) QA
Vendors
1 23 (39.66%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.45%) BT
2 2 (3.45%) Zend
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