The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OO over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 18 26 34
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +8
Permanent jobs citing OO 3 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 2.65% 0.52% 2.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.30% 0.72% 3.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 5
Average salary £33,250 - £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,850 - £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,650 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
91 138 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 80.53% 71.13% 67.91%
Number of salaries quoted 66 108 129
Average salary £45,000 £49,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +4.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

OO Salary Trend in the Midlands

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands region citing OO 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 OO.

1 8 (80.00%) CSS
1 8 (80.00%) PHP
2 7 (70.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (60.00%) CMS
3 6 (60.00%) WordPress
4 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (50.00%) jQuery
5 4 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (30.00%) ExpressionEngine
6 3 (30.00%) Progressive Enhancement
6 3 (30.00%) Magento
6 3 (30.00%) OOCSS
6 3 (30.00%) Sass
6 3 (30.00%) Graceful Degradation
6 3 (30.00%) OO PHP
6 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
6 3 (30.00%) Degree
7 2 (20.00%) Marketing
7 2 (20.00%) MVC
7 2 (20.00%) Advertising
7 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
7 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
7 2 (20.00%) HTML
7 2 (20.00%) SQL
7 2 (20.00%) .NET
7 2 (20.00%) OOP
7 2 (20.00%) Backbone.js
7 2 (20.00%) Underscore.js
8 1 (10.00%) DevOps
8 1 (10.00%) Relational Database

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Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands region citing OO 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 OO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (60.00%) CMS
1 6 (60.00%) WordPress
2 3 (30.00%) ExpressionEngine
3 1 (10.00%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
1 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (10.00%) Mercurial
2 1 (10.00%) Bitbucket
General
1 2 (20.00%) Advertising
1 2 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Front-End Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Magento Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 1 (10.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Django Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Python/Django Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) PHP Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) CSS
2 5 (50.00%) jQuery
3 3 (30.00%) Sass
3 3 (30.00%) OOCSS
4 2 (20.00%) Backbone.js
4 2 (20.00%) Underscore.js
4 2 (20.00%) HTML
4 2 (20.00%) .NET
4 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (10.00%) RESTful
5 1 (10.00%) Smarty
5 1 (10.00%) HTML5
5 1 (10.00%) Yii
5 1 (10.00%) Razor View Engine
5 1 (10.00%) Web Services
5 1 (10.00%) Ajax
5 1 (10.00%) JSON
5 1 (10.00%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (30.00%) Graceful Degradation
2 3 (30.00%) OO PHP
2 3 (30.00%) Progressive Enhancement
3 2 (20.00%) OOP
3 2 (20.00%) MVC
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Web Development
4 1 (10.00%) OOD
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) PHP
2 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) Python
4 1 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Sun