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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank - 22 31
Permanent jobs citing OO 0 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands - 5.82% 0.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 8.03% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 1
Average salary - £32,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -28.88%
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
92 137 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 76.67% 72.49% 76.21%
Number of salaries quoted 59 98 93
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £75,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +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 25 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) OOP
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Advertising
1 2 (100.00%) Backbone.js
1 2 (100.00%) Underscore.js
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) Drupal
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) Smarty
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Yii
2 1 (50.00%) Razor View Engine
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET

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Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 1 (50.00%) Drupal
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
General
1 2 (100.00%) Advertising
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Front-End Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
2 1 (50.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Backbone.js
1 2 (100.00%) Underscore.js
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) Smarty
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Yii
2 1 (50.00%) Razor View Engine
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OOP
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP