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 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 Design (OOD)
Rank 112 129 96
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -33
Permanent jobs citing OOD 15 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.69% 0.093% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% 0.12% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 15 2 12
Average salary £37,500 £34,750 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.91% -20.57%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
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%

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 22 August 2014.

OOD Salary Histogram in Birmingham

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 36 (90.00%) SQL
2 26 (65.00%) OO
3 22 (55.00%) CSS
3 22 (55.00%) HTML
4 19 (47.50%) JavaScript
5 18 (45.00%) Web Development
6 16 (40.00%) jQuery
6 16 (40.00%) C#
6 16 (40.00%) Microsoft
7 15 (37.50%) C++
7 15 (37.50%) OOP
8 13 (32.50%) MS Office
8 13 (32.50%) PHP
8 13 (32.50%) MySQL
8 13 (32.50%) Zend
8 13 (32.50%) REST
9 12 (30.00%) Backbone.js
9 12 (30.00%) KnockoutJS
9 12 (30.00%) Symfony
9 12 (30.00%) Open Source
9 12 (30.00%) SaaS
9 12 (30.00%) Ember.js
9 12 (30.00%) Underscore.js
9 12 (30.00%) AngularJS
9 12 (30.00%) JSON
9 12 (30.00%) Subversion
9 12 (30.00%) Ubuntu
9 12 (30.00%) Apache
9 12 (30.00%) .NET
10 11 (27.50%) T-SQL

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 12 (30.00%) Apache
2 6 (15.00%) IIS
3 1 (2.50%) WordPress
3 1 (2.50%) CMS
Applications
1 13 (32.50%) MS Office
2 6 (15.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (30.00%) SaaS
2 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (32.50%) MySQL
2 6 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (15.00%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (10.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (7.50%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (30.00%) Subversion
General
1 6 (15.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 31 (77.50%) Developer
2 13 (32.50%) Analyst
2 13 (32.50%) Web Developer
3 12 (30.00%) Web Applications Developer
3 12 (30.00%) Applications Developer
4 8 (20.00%) Analyst Developer
4 8 (20.00%) SQL Developer
5 7 (17.50%) Senior Developer
5 7 (17.50%) Software Developer
6 6 (15.00%) Graduate
6 6 (15.00%) Senior Web Developer
6 6 (15.00%) Graduate Developer
6 6 (15.00%) Senior Applications Developer
6 6 (15.00%) Senior Web Applications Developer
6 6 (15.00%) Graduate Web Developer
7 5 (12.50%) Systems Analyst Programmer
7 5 (12.50%) Systems Programmer
7 5 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
7 5 (12.50%) Analyst Programmer
7 5 (12.50%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (55.00%) CSS
1 22 (55.00%) HTML
2 16 (40.00%) jQuery
3 13 (32.50%) REST
4 12 (30.00%) Backbone.js
4 12 (30.00%) KnockoutJS
4 12 (30.00%) Symfony
4 12 (30.00%) Ember.js
4 12 (30.00%) Underscore.js
4 12 (30.00%) AngularJS
4 12 (30.00%) JSON
4 12 (30.00%) .NET
5 7 (17.50%) ASP.NET
5 7 (17.50%) Web Services
5 7 (17.50%) XML
6 6 (15.00%) ADO.NET
6 6 (15.00%) .NET Framework
6 6 (15.00%) WCF
6 6 (15.00%) .NET Compact Framework
7 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.00%) Open Source
2 6 (15.00%) Client/Server
2 6 (15.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.50%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 12 (30.00%) Ubuntu
2 8 (20.00%) Windows
3 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (65.00%) OO
2 18 (45.00%) Web Development
3 15 (37.50%) OOP
4 5 (12.50%) TDD
4 5 (12.50%) MVC
5 4 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (7.50%) Investment Management
6 3 (7.50%) Scrum
7 2 (5.00%) OOA/OOD
7 2 (5.00%) Information Security
7 2 (5.00%) Time Management
7 2 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.50%) Domain-Driven Design
8 1 (2.50%) OO PHP
8 1 (2.50%) User Stories
8 1 (2.50%) Software Testing
8 1 (2.50%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (2.50%) Integration Testing
8 1 (2.50%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (2.50%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 36 (90.00%) SQL
2 19 (47.50%) JavaScript
3 16 (40.00%) C#
4 15 (37.50%) C++
5 13 (32.50%) PHP
6 11 (27.50%) T-SQL
7 10 (25.00%) Java
8 6 (15.00%) VB
8 6 (15.00%) VB.NET
8 6 (15.00%) VB6
9 2 (5.00%) VC++
10 1 (2.50%) XPath
10 1 (2.50%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) Degree
2 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (7.50%) MCSE
2 3 (7.50%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (32.50%) Zend
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle
3 1 (2.50%) JBoss
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