The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 99 71 90
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +19
Permanent jobs citing OOP 16 47 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.88% 2.70% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.16% 3.56% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 14 45 8
Average salary £31,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,950 £25,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £33,850 £39,800 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1383 1319 1038
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 76.24% 75.85% 71.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1214 1094 910
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
OOP
West Midlands

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 32 (66.67%) HTML
2 31 (64.58%) PHP
3 29 (60.42%) CSS
4 28 (58.33%) JavaScript
5 25 (52.08%) MVC
6 21 (43.75%) OO
7 19 (39.58%) C#
8 18 (37.50%) SQL
8 18 (37.50%) Linux
9 16 (33.33%) LAMP
9 16 (33.33%) jQuery
10 15 (31.25%) Software Engineering
11 14 (29.17%) HTML5
11 14 (29.17%) MongoDB
11 14 (29.17%) NoSQL
12 13 (27.08%) Node.js
12 13 (27.08%) Hadoop
12 13 (27.08%) Ruby
12 13 (27.08%) Ruby on Rails
12 13 (27.08%) MySQL
12 13 (27.08%) New Relic
13 12 (25.00%) .NET
13 12 (25.00%) PHP5
14 10 (20.83%) CSS3
15 9 (18.75%) Zend
15 9 (18.75%) Web Development
16 8 (16.67%) C++
16 8 (16.67%) .NET Framework
17 7 (14.58%) Degree
17 7 (14.58%) ASP.NET MVC

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 13 (27.08%) Node.js
2 3 (6.25%) Drupal
2 3 (6.25%) Apache
3 2 (4.17%) CMS
4 1 (2.08%) Joomla!
4 1 (2.08%) nginx
4 1 (2.08%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (14.58%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.25%) MS Office
3 2 (4.17%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (10.42%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (29.17%) MongoDB
1 14 (29.17%) NoSQL
2 13 (27.08%) Hadoop
2 13 (27.08%) MySQL
3 6 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.17%) NUnit
2 2 (4.17%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.08%) PhoneGap
3 1 (2.08%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 1 (2.08%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.08%) Subversion
General
1 2 (4.17%) Retail
2 1 (2.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 41 (85.42%) Developer
2 20 (41.67%) Web Developer
3 16 (33.33%) PHP Developer
4 13 (27.08%) Web Engineer
4 13 (27.08%) Software Engineer
5 9 (18.75%) Senior Developer
6 7 (14.58%) Analyst
7 5 (10.42%) Programmer
8 4 (8.33%) Test Analyst
8 4 (8.33%) Tester
8 4 (8.33%) Senior C# Developer
8 4 (8.33%) Software Tester
8 4 (8.33%) Senior Web Developer
8 4 (8.33%) C# Developer
9 3 (6.25%) Systems Programmer
9 3 (6.25%) Systems Analyst Programmer
9 3 (6.25%) Mobile Developer
9 3 (6.25%) Analyst Programmer
9 3 (6.25%) Systems Analyst
10 2 (4.17%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (66.67%) HTML
2 29 (60.42%) CSS
3 16 (33.33%) LAMP
3 16 (33.33%) jQuery
4 14 (29.17%) HTML5
5 13 (27.08%) Ruby on Rails
6 12 (25.00%) .NET
7 10 (20.83%) CSS3
8 8 (16.67%) .NET Framework
9 7 (14.58%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (14.58%) ASP.NET
10 6 (12.50%) Symfony
11 4 (8.33%) WCF
11 4 (8.33%) WPF
12 2 (4.17%) XHTML
12 2 (4.17%) Web Services
12 2 (4.17%) XML
12 2 (4.17%) Yii
12 2 (4.17%) Ajax
12 2 (4.17%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.50%) Open Source
2 4 (8.33%) N-Tier
3 2 (4.17%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.08%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 18 (37.50%) Linux
2 4 (8.33%) Android
2 4 (8.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.08%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (52.08%) MVC
2 21 (43.75%) OO
3 15 (31.25%) Software Engineering
4 9 (18.75%) Web Development
5 7 (14.58%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (10.42%) Automated Testing
6 5 (10.42%) TDD
7 4 (8.33%) E-Commerce
7 4 (8.33%) PRINCE2
7 4 (8.33%) UML
7 4 (8.33%) Manual Testing
7 4 (8.33%) Information Architecture
7 4 (8.33%) Unit Testing
7 4 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (8.33%) Agile Testing
7 4 (8.33%) OO PHP
7 4 (8.33%) Low Latency
8 3 (6.25%) Android Development
8 3 (6.25%) iOS Development
8 3 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 31 (64.58%) PHP
2 28 (58.33%) JavaScript
3 19 (39.58%) C#
4 18 (37.50%) SQL
5 13 (27.08%) Ruby
6 12 (25.00%) PHP5
7 8 (16.67%) C++
8 6 (12.50%) T-SQL
9 5 (10.42%) Java
10 2 (4.17%) Delphi
10 2 (4.17%) PHP4
11 1 (2.08%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (14.58%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (27.08%) New Relic
2 9 (18.75%) Zend
3 5 (10.42%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.08%) Appcelerator
4 1 (2.08%) Sencha
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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