The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 66 80 65
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -15
Permanent jobs citing OOP 69 47 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.93% 2.26% 2.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.59% 2.75% 3.63%
Number of salaries quoted 69 46 38
Average salary £41,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.69% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,750 £24,850
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £36,250 £38,550
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.44%
OOP
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
1921 1711 1212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 81.50% 82.10% 70.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1707 1557 1007
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 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

OOP
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

OOP Salary Trend in Birmingham

OOP
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OOP across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

OOP Salary Histogram in Birmingham

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 88 (82.24%) HTML
2 87 (81.31%) JavaScript
3 78 (72.90%) Agile Software Development
4 74 (69.16%) CSS
5 68 (63.55%) jQuery
6 56 (52.34%) HTML5
7 52 (48.60%) MVC
8 51 (47.66%) Windows
9 48 (44.86%) JSON
10 47 (43.93%) XML
10 47 (43.93%) OO
10 47 (43.93%) AngularJS
11 46 (42.99%) SQL
12 41 (38.32%) Java
13 37 (34.58%) Security Cleared
14 36 (33.64%) SQL Server
15 35 (32.71%) Ant
15 35 (32.71%) C#
15 35 (32.71%) SOA
15 35 (32.71%) JIRA
15 35 (32.71%) Mentoring
15 35 (32.71%) User Experience
15 35 (32.71%) Git (software)
15 35 (32.71%) SC Cleared
15 35 (32.71%) PhoneGap
16 34 (31.78%) Silverlight
16 34 (31.78%) Ajax
17 33 (30.84%) Apple iOS
17 33 (30.84%) Mobile App
18 32 (29.91%) Scrum

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing OOP 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 OOP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 22 (20.56%) SharePoint
2 14 (13.08%) Apache
3 12 (11.21%) BizTalk Server
4 8 (7.48%) JBoss
5 7 (6.54%) CMS
6 6 (5.61%) WebSphere
6 6 (5.61%) MQSeries
6 6 (5.61%) WebLogic
6 6 (5.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 5 (4.67%) WordPress
7 5 (4.67%) Drupal
8 2 (1.87%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (10.28%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.93%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 21 (19.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (4.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (11.21%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.21%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (33.64%) SQL Server
2 23 (21.50%) MySQL
3 22 (20.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 35 (32.71%) Ant
1 35 (32.71%) JIRA
1 35 (32.71%) Git (software)
2 25 (23.36%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 13 (12.15%) Subversion
4 7 (6.54%) Selenium
5 6 (5.61%) JUnit
5 6 (5.61%) Talend Open Studio
6 4 (3.74%) Xcode
7 1 (0.93%) WebDriver
General
1 23 (21.50%) Retail
2 6 (5.61%) Banking
2 6 (5.61%) Finance
2 6 (5.61%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.67%) Marketing
4 3 (2.80%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 86 (80.37%) Developer
2 38 (35.51%) Applications Developer
3 27 (25.23%) Senior Developer
4 25 (23.36%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 25 (23.36%) Mobile Developer
5 21 (19.63%) CRM Developer
6 20 (18.69%) Senior Applications Developer
7 19 (17.76%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 17 (15.89%) Web Developer
9 14 (13.08%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
10 12 (11.21%) Web Applications Developer
10 12 (11.21%) Software Tester
10 12 (11.21%) Tester
10 12 (11.21%) Analyst
10 12 (11.21%) Test Analyst
11 11 (10.28%) Senior Web Developer
11 11 (10.28%) PHP Developer
12 9 (8.41%) Microsoft Developer
13 6 (5.61%) Senior Web Applications Developer
13 6 (5.61%) Graduate Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (82.24%) HTML
2 74 (69.16%) CSS
3 68 (63.55%) jQuery
4 56 (52.34%) HTML5
5 48 (44.86%) JSON
6 47 (43.93%) XML
6 47 (43.93%) AngularJS
7 35 (32.71%) PhoneGap
8 34 (31.78%) Silverlight
8 34 (31.78%) Ajax
9 28 (26.17%) .NET
10 27 (25.23%) Web Services
11 14 (13.08%) Backbone.js
11 14 (13.08%) Underscore.js
11 14 (13.08%) Symfony
12 12 (11.21%) Ember.js
12 12 (11.21%) KnockoutJS
12 12 (11.21%) REST
12 12 (11.21%) ASP.NET
13 9 (8.41%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 35 (32.71%) User Experience
2 33 (30.84%) Mobile App
3 25 (23.36%) N-Tier
3 25 (23.36%) Blackberry
4 17 (15.89%) Open Source
5 13 (12.15%) Algorithms
6 10 (9.35%) Data Structures
7 5 (4.67%) Blog
8 1 (0.93%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.93%) iPhone
8 1 (0.93%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 51 (47.66%) Windows
2 33 (30.84%) Apple iOS
3 32 (29.91%) Android
4 29 (27.10%) Windows 8
5 17 (15.89%) Ubuntu
6 12 (11.21%) Linux
7 2 (1.87%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (72.90%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (48.60%) MVC
3 47 (43.93%) OO
4 35 (32.71%) SOA
4 35 (32.71%) Mentoring
5 32 (29.91%) Scrum
6 29 (27.10%) iOS Development
7 28 (26.17%) E-Commerce
8 25 (23.36%) Android Development
9 24 (22.43%) Unit Testing
10 21 (19.63%) Web Development
10 21 (19.63%) CRM
10 21 (19.63%) Waterfall
11 17 (15.89%) OOD
12 13 (12.15%) Manual Testing
12 13 (12.15%) Automated Testing
13 12 (11.21%) Low Latency
13 12 (11.21%) Agile Testing
14 9 (8.41%) Data Modelling
15 6 (5.61%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 87 (81.31%) JavaScript
2 46 (42.99%) SQL
3 41 (38.32%) Java
4 35 (32.71%) C#
5 29 (27.10%) Objective-C
6 28 (26.17%) PHP
7 26 (24.30%) ActionScript
8 25 (23.36%) ActionScript 3.0
9 17 (15.89%) C++
10 12 (11.21%) T-SQL
11 4 (3.74%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.87%) Ruby
12 2 (1.87%) C
13 1 (0.93%) PHP5
13 1 (0.93%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 37 (34.58%) Security Cleared
2 35 (32.71%) SC Cleared
3 22 (20.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.41%) SLA
2 2 (1.87%) QA
Vendors
1 29 (27.10%) Sencha
2 25 (23.36%) Appcelerator
3 19 (17.76%) Zend
4 9 (8.41%) Microsoft
5 6 (5.61%) Oracle
5 6 (5.61%) Talend
6 3 (2.80%) Apple
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