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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 12 - 32
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OO 7 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 5.38% - 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.31% - 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £35,000 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
111 206 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 85.38% 72.28% 60.99%
Number of salaries quoted 58 152 79
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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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 22 August 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 14 (93.33%) PHP
1 14 (93.33%) CSS
2 11 (73.33%) JavaScript
2 11 (73.33%) jQuery
2 11 (73.33%) OO PHP
3 8 (53.33%) Online Marketing
3 8 (53.33%) WF
3 8 (53.33%) Marketing
3 8 (53.33%) BBC
3 8 (53.33%) MySQL
3 8 (53.33%) NHS
3 8 (53.33%) Linux
3 8 (53.33%) HTML
4 6 (40.00%) CMS
4 6 (40.00%) WordPress
4 6 (40.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (20.00%) ExpressionEngine
5 3 (20.00%) Progressive Enhancement
5 3 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (20.00%) Sass
5 3 (20.00%) Graceful Degradation
5 3 (20.00%) OOCSS
5 3 (20.00%) Magento
5 3 (20.00%) Degree
5 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
6 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
6 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
6 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
6 1 (6.67%) C#
6 1 (6.67%) SQL

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Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (40.00%) CMS
1 6 (40.00%) WordPress
2 3 (20.00%) ExpressionEngine
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) MySQL
2 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (53.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Developer
2 8 (53.33%) Junior Developer
2 8 (53.33%) Junior
3 3 (20.00%) Magento Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (93.33%) CSS
2 11 (73.33%) jQuery
3 8 (53.33%) WF
3 8 (53.33%) HTML
4 3 (20.00%) Sass
4 3 (20.00%) OOCSS
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
5 1 (6.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) BBC
1 8 (53.33%) NHS
2 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) OO PHP
2 8 (53.33%) Online Marketing
3 3 (20.00%) Progressive Enhancement
3 3 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (20.00%) Graceful Degradation
4 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.67%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) PHP
2 11 (73.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.67%) C#
3 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree