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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 88 82 102
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +20
Permanent jobs citing OOP 35 52 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.79% 2.44% 1.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.18% 3.04% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 34 52 29
Average salary £34,000 £40,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.04% +24.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £19,850 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £38,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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
1602 1712 1734
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 81.86% 80.38% 81.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1342 1469 1546
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,750 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 2015.

OOP Salary Histogram in Birmingham

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 50 (63.29%) PHP
2 45 (56.96%) OO
3 42 (53.16%) HTML
4 41 (51.90%) CSS
5 37 (46.84%) XML
6 36 (45.57%) MVC
7 34 (43.04%) jQuery
8 33 (41.77%) HTML5
8 33 (41.77%) Java
8 33 (41.77%) JavaScript
9 30 (37.97%) Git (software)
10 29 (36.71%) CSS3
11 27 (34.18%) Agile Software Development
12 23 (29.11%) Software Engineering
13 22 (27.85%) SQL
14 21 (26.58%) MySQL
14 21 (26.58%) JSON
15 18 (22.78%) Ruby
15 18 (22.78%) Web Development
15 18 (22.78%) PhoneGap
15 18 (22.78%) AngularJS
15 18 (22.78%) Open Source
16 17 (21.52%) Mobile Development
16 17 (21.52%) WebSphere
16 17 (21.52%) JIRA
16 17 (21.52%) Selenium
16 17 (21.52%) JBoss
16 17 (21.52%) Python
16 17 (21.52%) SOA
16 17 (21.52%) Ant

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 17 (21.52%) WebLogic
1 17 (21.52%) JBoss
1 17 (21.52%) WebSphere
2 8 (10.13%) Node.js
3 5 (6.33%) CMS
4 3 (3.80%) Apache
4 3 (3.80%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (3.80%) WordPress
5 2 (2.53%) Drupal
5 2 (2.53%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (1.27%) IIS
6 1 (1.27%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Photoshop
1 2 (2.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (5.06%) Magento
2 1 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.27%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.53%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (26.58%) MySQL
2 10 (12.66%) SQL Server
3 5 (6.33%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.80%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.53%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.53%) InterSystems Cache
6 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.27%) SQLite
6 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.27%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 30 (37.97%) Git (software)
2 17 (21.52%) Ant
2 17 (21.52%) JUnit
2 17 (21.52%) JIRA
2 17 (21.52%) Selenium
3 9 (11.39%) Subversion
4 6 (7.59%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.53%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.27%) Hudson
General
1 10 (12.66%) Finance
2 6 (7.59%) Marketing
3 5 (6.33%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.80%) Games
5 2 (2.53%) Billing
6 1 (1.27%) Banking
6 1 (1.27%) Legal
6 1 (1.27%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 64 (81.01%) Developer
2 24 (30.38%) Java Developer
3 20 (25.32%) PHP Developer
4 19 (24.05%) Web Developer
4 19 (24.05%) Software Engineer
5 17 (21.52%) Java Software Engineer
6 8 (10.13%) Semantic Web Developer
7 7 (8.86%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 7 (8.86%) Java Web Developer
8 6 (7.59%) PHP Web Developer
8 6 (7.59%) Head of Development
9 5 (6.33%) Senior Developer
9 5 (6.33%) Software Developer
10 3 (3.80%) Junior
10 3 (3.80%) C# Developer
10 3 (3.80%) Junior Developer
11 2 (2.53%) Junior Web Developer
11 2 (2.53%) Senior PHP Developer
11 2 (2.53%) Senior Web Developer
11 2 (2.53%) Information Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (53.16%) HTML
2 41 (51.90%) CSS
3 37 (46.84%) XML
4 34 (43.04%) jQuery
5 33 (41.77%) HTML5
6 29 (36.71%) CSS3
7 21 (26.58%) JSON
8 18 (22.78%) PhoneGap
8 18 (22.78%) AngularJS
9 14 (17.72%) .NET
10 9 (11.39%) Laravel
11 8 (10.13%) Apache Jena
11 8 (10.13%) .NET Framework
12 7 (8.86%) Web Services
13 6 (7.59%) ASP.NET
13 6 (7.59%) LAMP
13 6 (7.59%) KnockoutJS
14 5 (6.33%) REST
14 5 (6.33%) Symfony
14 5 (6.33%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.92%) Computer Science
2 8 (10.13%) Ontologies
2 8 (10.13%) Semantic Web
3 6 (7.59%) Social Network
4 5 (6.33%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.53%) User Experience
5 2 (2.53%) Data Integration
5 2 (2.53%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.27%) Blog
6 1 (1.27%) iPhone
6 1 (1.27%) Social Media
6 1 (1.27%) iPad
6 1 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (17.72%) Linux
2 3 (3.80%) UNIX
2 3 (3.80%) Windows
3 1 (1.27%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.27%) Android
3 1 (1.27%) CentOS
3 1 (1.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (56.96%) OO
2 36 (45.57%) MVC
3 27 (34.18%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (29.11%) Software Engineering
5 18 (22.78%) Web Development
5 18 (22.78%) Open Source
6 17 (21.52%) SOA
6 17 (21.52%) Mobile Development
7 13 (16.46%) Project Management
8 8 (10.13%) RDF
8 8 (10.13%) Data Modelling
8 8 (10.13%) Financial Analysis
8 8 (10.13%) OO PHP
9 6 (7.59%) SDLC
9 6 (7.59%) Digital Marketing
9 6 (7.59%) E-Commerce
10 5 (6.33%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (6.33%) Unit Testing
11 4 (5.06%) TDD
11 4 (5.06%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 50 (63.29%) PHP
2 33 (41.77%) Java
2 33 (41.77%) JavaScript
3 22 (27.85%) SQL
4 18 (22.78%) Ruby
5 17 (21.52%) Python
6 13 (16.46%) C#
7 10 (12.66%) PHP5
8 8 (10.13%) SPARQL
9 7 (8.86%) VB.NET
10 6 (7.59%) VB
11 5 (6.33%) C++
12 4 (5.06%) T-SQL
13 2 (2.53%) C
13 2 (2.53%) VC++
14 1 (1.27%) PHP4
14 1 (1.27%) VBScript
14 1 (1.27%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (12.66%) Degree
2 8 (10.13%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.06%) HL7
2 1 (1.27%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (11.39%) Zend
2 4 (5.06%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.06%) InterSystems
3 2 (2.53%) IBM
3 2 (2.53%) Misys
3 2 (2.53%) Cerner
3 2 (2.53%) McKesson
3 2 (2.53%) Siemens
3 2 (2.53%) Sencha
4 1 (1.27%) Rackspace
4 1 (1.27%) Xamarin
4 1 (1.27%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.27%) Adobe
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