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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 113 81 101
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +20
Permanent jobs citing OOD 7 25 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.38% 1.59% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 2.02% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 6 25 9
Average salary £28,500 £27,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.63% -52.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,500 £33,900
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
1466 1236 1191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 80.24% 78.68% 71.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1318 1066 1009
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,980 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 26 January 2015.

OOD Salary Histogram in Birmingham

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 20 (86.96%) HTML
1 20 (86.96%) JavaScript
1 20 (86.96%) CSS
2 18 (78.26%) OO
3 15 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (65.22%) jQuery
4 11 (47.83%) REST
4 11 (47.83%) Scrum
4 11 (47.83%) .NET
5 10 (43.48%) KnockoutJS
6 9 (39.13%) Zend
6 9 (39.13%) Open Source
6 9 (39.13%) Ubuntu
6 9 (39.13%) MySQL
6 9 (39.13%) PHP
6 9 (39.13%) SQL
6 9 (39.13%) C#
6 9 (39.13%) OOP
6 9 (39.13%) MVC
7 8 (34.78%) Finance
8 7 (30.43%) Web Development
9 6 (26.09%) Software Engineering
9 6 (26.09%) Ajax
9 6 (26.09%) Unit Testing
9 6 (26.09%) QUnit
9 6 (26.09%) TypeScript
9 6 (26.09%) NUnit
9 6 (26.09%) Linux
10 5 (21.74%) Windows
10 5 (21.74%) Web Services

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 5 (21.74%) CMS
1 5 (21.74%) WordPress
2 4 (17.39%) Apache
3 2 (8.70%) IIS
4 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) SaaS
2 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (39.13%) MySQL
2 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
3 2 (8.70%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) NUnit
1 6 (26.09%) QUnit
2 5 (21.74%) Subversion
3 3 (13.04%) Selenium
3 3 (13.04%) SpecFlow
3 3 (13.04%) T4 Templates
4 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.35%) CMake
4 1 (4.35%) JIRA
General
1 8 (34.78%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Retail
3 1 (4.35%) Back Office
3 1 (4.35%) Games
Job Titles
1 22 (95.65%) Developer
2 9 (39.13%) Web Developer
2 9 (39.13%) Software Developer
2 9 (39.13%) Senior Developer
3 7 (30.43%) Junior
3 7 (30.43%) Senior Web Developer
3 7 (30.43%) Junior Developer
4 5 (21.74%) Junior Web Developer
5 4 (17.39%) Web Applications Developer
5 4 (17.39%) Applications Developer
5 4 (17.39%) .NET Developer
6 3 (13.04%) C# Developer
6 3 (13.04%) C# Software Developer
6 3 (13.04%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (13.04%) .NET Software Developer
7 2 (8.70%) Graduate Web Developer
7 2 (8.70%) Senior Applications Developer
7 2 (8.70%) Junior Software Developer
7 2 (8.70%) Senior Web Applications Developer
7 2 (8.70%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (86.96%) HTML
1 20 (86.96%) CSS
2 15 (65.22%) jQuery
3 11 (47.83%) REST
3 11 (47.83%) .NET
4 10 (43.48%) KnockoutJS
5 6 (26.09%) Ajax
6 5 (21.74%) Web Services
6 5 (21.74%) Zend Framework
7 4 (17.39%) Symfony
7 4 (17.39%) Ember.js
7 4 (17.39%) Underscore.js
7 4 (17.39%) AngularJS
7 4 (17.39%) JSON
7 4 (17.39%) Backbone.js
8 3 (13.04%) XML
8 3 (13.04%) Gherkin
8 3 (13.04%) CSS3
8 3 (13.04%) HTML5
9 2 (8.70%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Open Source
2 5 (21.74%) Mobile App
2 5 (21.74%) Blog
3 4 (17.39%) Algorithms
3 4 (17.39%) Computer Science
4 2 (8.70%) Client/Server
4 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (39.13%) Ubuntu
2 6 (26.09%) Linux
3 5 (21.74%) Windows
4 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (78.26%) OO
2 15 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (47.83%) Scrum
4 9 (39.13%) OOP
4 9 (39.13%) MVC
5 7 (30.43%) Web Development
6 6 (26.09%) Unit Testing
6 6 (26.09%) Software Engineering
7 5 (21.74%) OO PHP
7 5 (21.74%) Integration Testing
7 5 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (21.74%) SEO
7 5 (21.74%) E-Commerce
7 5 (21.74%) TDD
8 3 (13.04%) BDD
9 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
9 1 (4.35%) People Management
9 1 (4.35%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (86.96%) JavaScript
2 9 (39.13%) PHP
2 9 (39.13%) SQL
2 9 (39.13%) C#
3 6 (26.09%) TypeScript
4 2 (8.70%) Java
4 2 (8.70%) VB6
4 2 (8.70%) T-SQL
4 2 (8.70%) VB
4 2 (8.70%) VB.NET
5 1 (4.35%) VC++
5 1 (4.35%) XPath
5 1 (4.35%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Zend
2 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.70%) BT
4 1 (4.35%) Sybase
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