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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 89 87 75
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -12
Permanent jobs citing OOP 43 27 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.40% 1.44% 2.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.88% 1.78% 3.40%
Number of salaries quoted 36 24 43
Average salary £40,000 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £36,450 £49,295
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
1495 1519 1322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 83.47% 81.10% 77.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1198 1348 1120
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 £69,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 29 May 2015.

OOP Salary Histogram in Birmingham

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 48 (75.00%) PHP
2 41 (64.06%) HTML
3 40 (62.50%) CSS
3 40 (62.50%) OO
4 39 (60.94%) jQuery
5 38 (59.38%) MVC
6 36 (56.25%) Git (software)
7 32 (50.00%) JavaScript
7 32 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
8 28 (43.75%) XML
9 26 (40.63%) MySQL
9 26 (40.63%) HTML5
10 25 (39.06%) CSS3
10 25 (39.06%) Java
11 22 (34.38%) Software Engineering
12 21 (32.81%) Linux
13 20 (31.25%) JSON
14 19 (29.69%) SQL
15 17 (26.56%) Ruby
15 17 (26.56%) Web Development
15 17 (26.56%) Selenium
15 17 (26.56%) Open Source
16 16 (25.00%) PhoneGap
16 16 (25.00%) AngularJS
16 16 (25.00%) Mobile Development
16 16 (25.00%) WebSphere
16 16 (25.00%) JIRA
16 16 (25.00%) Ant
16 16 (25.00%) JUnit
16 16 (25.00%) JBoss

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 16 (25.00%) WebSphere
1 16 (25.00%) JBoss
1 16 (25.00%) WebLogic
2 9 (14.06%) Node.js
3 7 (10.94%) Apache
4 2 (3.13%) IIS
4 2 (3.13%) Lotus Domino
4 2 (3.13%) CMS
5 1 (1.56%) WordPress
5 1 (1.56%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (7.81%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 8 (12.50%) Magento
2 1 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (40.63%) MySQL
2 8 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 6 (9.38%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.13%) InterSystems Cache
5 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.56%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 36 (56.25%) Git (software)
2 17 (26.56%) Selenium
3 16 (25.00%) JIRA
3 16 (25.00%) Ant
3 16 (25.00%) JUnit
4 13 (20.31%) Subversion
5 3 (4.69%) Bugzilla
5 3 (4.69%) Visual Studio
5 3 (4.69%) PEAR
5 3 (4.69%) PHPUnit
5 3 (4.69%) Trac
6 1 (1.56%) NUnit
6 1 (1.56%) Hudson
6 1 (1.56%) Mocha
6 1 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (14.06%) Marketing
2 4 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.69%) Retail
4 1 (1.56%) Finance
4 1 (1.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 53 (82.81%) Developer
2 20 (31.25%) Web Developer
3 18 (28.13%) PHP Developer
4 17 (26.56%) Software Engineer
4 17 (26.56%) Java Developer
5 16 (25.00%) Java Software Engineer
6 12 (18.75%) PHP Web Developer
6 12 (18.75%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 8 (12.50%) Software Developer
8 6 (9.38%) Head of Development
9 5 (7.81%) Senior Developer
10 2 (3.13%) Integration Specialist
10 2 (3.13%) Information Specialist
10 2 (3.13%) Senior PHP Developer
10 2 (3.13%) Exchange Specialist
10 2 (3.13%) Senior Web Developer
11 1 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
11 1 (1.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 1 (1.56%) Junior Developer
11 1 (1.56%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (64.06%) HTML
2 40 (62.50%) CSS
3 39 (60.94%) jQuery
4 28 (43.75%) XML
5 26 (40.63%) HTML5
6 25 (39.06%) CSS3
7 20 (31.25%) JSON
8 16 (25.00%) PhoneGap
8 16 (25.00%) AngularJS
9 12 (18.75%) Laravel
10 8 (12.50%) .NET
10 8 (12.50%) Symfony
11 6 (9.38%) .NET Framework
11 6 (9.38%) KnockoutJS
12 5 (7.81%) Ajax
13 4 (6.25%) XSLT
14 3 (4.69%) Zend Framework
14 3 (4.69%) CakePHP
14 3 (4.69%) LAMP
14 3 (4.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.06%) Social Network
2 5 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.81%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.69%) VAX
3 3 (4.69%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.13%) User Experience
4 2 (3.13%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.13%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.56%) Semantic Web
5 1 (1.56%) Blog
5 1 (1.56%) Ontologies
Operating Systems
1 21 (32.81%) Linux
2 2 (3.13%) Windows
2 2 (3.13%) CentOS
3 1 (1.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (62.50%) OO
2 38 (59.38%) MVC
3 32 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (34.38%) Software Engineering
5 17 (26.56%) Web Development
5 17 (26.56%) Open Source
6 16 (25.00%) Mobile Development
6 16 (25.00%) SOA
7 11 (17.19%) OO PHP
8 9 (14.06%) E-Commerce
8 9 (14.06%) Digital Marketing
9 7 (10.94%) Project Management
10 5 (7.81%) SDLC
10 5 (7.81%) Web Application Development
11 4 (6.25%) Scrum
12 2 (3.13%) Analytics
12 2 (3.13%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 2 (3.13%) Identity Management
12 2 (3.13%) OOD
12 2 (3.13%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 48 (75.00%) PHP
2 32 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 25 (39.06%) Java
4 19 (29.69%) SQL
5 17 (26.56%) Ruby
6 16 (25.00%) Python
7 10 (15.63%) PHP5
8 8 (12.50%) C#
9 6 (9.38%) VB
9 6 (9.38%) VB.NET
10 4 (6.25%) C++
11 2 (3.13%) T-SQL
12 1 (1.56%) PHP4
12 1 (1.56%) VBScript
12 1 (1.56%) C
12 1 (1.56%) PL/SQL
12 1 (1.56%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 7 (10.94%) Degree
2 1 (1.56%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.25%) HL7
2 1 (1.56%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (15.63%) Zend
2 4 (6.25%) InterSystems
3 2 (3.13%) Sencha
3 2 (3.13%) IBM
3 2 (3.13%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.13%) Misys
3 2 (3.13%) Cerner
3 2 (3.13%) McKesson
3 2 (3.13%) Siemens
3 2 (3.13%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.56%) Adobe
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