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

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 74 97 66
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -31
Permanent jobs citing OOP 53 18 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.91% 0.99% 2.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.48% 1.24% 3.68%
Number of salaries quoted 43 16 46
Average salary £40,000 £32,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £33,750 £40,625
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +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
1524 1446 1306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 83.78% 79.85% 76.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1221 1272 1091
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 £27,900 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 5 May 2015.

OOP Salary Histogram in Birmingham

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 5 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 53 (73.61%) PHP
2 47 (65.28%) HTML
3 45 (62.50%) CSS
3 45 (62.50%) OO
4 42 (58.33%) MVC
5 40 (55.56%) jQuery
6 38 (52.78%) JavaScript
7 34 (47.22%) MySQL
8 33 (45.83%) Git (software)
9 32 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
10 29 (40.28%) Linux
11 28 (38.89%) HTML5
12 26 (36.11%) XML
12 26 (36.11%) SQL
13 22 (30.56%) Java
13 22 (30.56%) Software Engineering
13 22 (30.56%) CSS3
14 19 (26.39%) Web Development
14 19 (26.39%) JSON
15 16 (22.22%) PHP5
16 15 (20.83%) .NET
17 14 (19.44%) Ruby
17 14 (19.44%) Degree
17 14 (19.44%) Selenium
17 14 (19.44%) Open Source
18 13 (18.06%) PhoneGap
18 13 (18.06%) AngularJS
18 13 (18.06%) Mobile Development
18 13 (18.06%) JIRA
18 13 (18.06%) WebSphere

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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 13 (18.06%) WebSphere
1 13 (18.06%) WebLogic
1 13 (18.06%) JBoss
2 9 (12.50%) Node.js
3 7 (9.72%) Apache
4 4 (5.56%) Drupal
5 2 (2.78%) IIS
5 2 (2.78%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (1.39%) WordPress
6 1 (1.39%) nginx
6 1 (1.39%) CMS
6 1 (1.39%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (5.56%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (11.11%) Magento
2 1 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.78%) HTTPS
1 2 (2.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (47.22%) MySQL
2 9 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 5 (6.94%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.78%) InterSystems Cache
5 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.39%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 33 (45.83%) Git (software)
2 14 (19.44%) Selenium
3 13 (18.06%) JIRA
3 13 (18.06%) Ant
3 13 (18.06%) JUnit
4 12 (16.67%) Subversion
5 3 (4.17%) PHPUnit
5 3 (4.17%) PEAR
5 3 (4.17%) Trac
5 3 (4.17%) Bugzilla
5 3 (4.17%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.39%) Hudson
6 1 (1.39%) Mocha
6 1 (1.39%) NUnit
6 1 (1.39%) Eclipse
General
1 9 (12.50%) Marketing
2 5 (6.94%) Retail
3 4 (5.56%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.56%) Advertising
4 2 (2.78%) Finance
5 1 (1.39%) Legal
Job Titles
1 61 (84.72%) Developer
2 24 (33.33%) PHP Developer
3 23 (31.94%) Web Developer
4 16 (22.22%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 15 (20.83%) PHP Web Developer
6 14 (19.44%) Java Developer
6 14 (19.44%) Software Engineer
7 13 (18.06%) Java Software Engineer
8 11 (15.28%) Software Developer
9 6 (8.33%) Senior Developer
9 6 (8.33%) Head of Development
10 4 (5.56%) Junior
10 4 (5.56%) Junior Developer
11 3 (4.17%) Junior Web Developer
12 2 (2.78%) Exchange Specialist
12 2 (2.78%) Senior Web Developer
12 2 (2.78%) C# Developer
12 2 (2.78%) Senior PHP Developer
12 2 (2.78%) Magento Developer
12 2 (2.78%) Information Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (65.28%) HTML
2 45 (62.50%) CSS
3 40 (55.56%) jQuery
4 28 (38.89%) HTML5
5 26 (36.11%) XML
6 22 (30.56%) CSS3
7 19 (26.39%) JSON
8 15 (20.83%) .NET
9 13 (18.06%) PhoneGap
9 13 (18.06%) AngularJS
10 12 (16.67%) Laravel
11 9 (12.50%) Ajax
12 8 (11.11%) Symfony
13 6 (8.33%) ASP.NET
13 6 (8.33%) .NET Framework
13 6 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
14 5 (6.94%) Web Services
15 4 (5.56%) XSLT
15 4 (5.56%) Yii
16 3 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.44%) Open Source
2 12 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 9 (12.50%) Social Network
4 8 (11.11%) User Experience
5 5 (6.94%) Mobile App
5 5 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (4.17%) VAX
7 2 (2.78%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.78%) Mathematics
7 2 (2.78%) Data Integration
8 1 (1.39%) Apple TV
8 1 (1.39%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 29 (40.28%) Linux
2 5 (6.94%) UNIX
3 2 (2.78%) Windows
3 2 (2.78%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.78%) CentOS
4 1 (1.39%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (62.50%) OO
2 42 (58.33%) MVC
3 32 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (30.56%) Software Engineering
5 19 (26.39%) Web Development
6 13 (18.06%) Mobile Development
6 13 (18.06%) SOA
7 11 (15.28%) OO PHP
8 9 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
9 7 (9.72%) Project Management
9 7 (9.72%) E-Commerce
10 6 (8.33%) Scrum
11 5 (6.94%) Web Application Development
12 2 (2.78%) OOD
12 2 (2.78%) Identity Management
12 2 (2.78%) Requirements Analysis
12 2 (2.78%) iOS Development
12 2 (2.78%) Analytics
12 2 (2.78%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 2 (2.78%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 53 (73.61%) PHP
2 38 (52.78%) JavaScript
3 26 (36.11%) SQL
4 22 (30.56%) Java
5 16 (22.22%) PHP5
6 14 (19.44%) Ruby
7 13 (18.06%) Python
8 11 (15.28%) C#
9 6 (8.33%) VB
9 6 (8.33%) VB.NET
10 4 (5.56%) C++
11 2 (2.78%) T-SQL
11 2 (2.78%) Objective-C
12 1 (1.39%) PHP4
12 1 (1.39%) VBScript
12 1 (1.39%) C
12 1 (1.39%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (19.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.56%) HL7
2 1 (1.39%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (15.28%) Zend
2 4 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.56%) InterSystems
3 2 (2.78%) IBM
3 2 (2.78%) Misys
3 2 (2.78%) Cerner
3 2 (2.78%) McKesson
3 2 (2.78%) Siemens
3 2 (2.78%) Red Hat
3 2 (2.78%) Sencha
4 1 (1.39%) Apple
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago