The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 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 Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 16 - 38
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OO 7 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 4.93% - 2.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.14% - 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 5
Average salary £35,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
114 213 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 80.28% 74.22% 53.28%
Number of salaries quoted 65 160 105
Average salary £46,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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England

OO
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 25 July 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 (73.68%) PHP
1 14 (73.68%) CSS
2 13 (68.42%) jQuery
3 11 (57.89%) JavaScript
3 11 (57.89%) OO PHP
4 10 (52.63%) HTML
5 8 (42.11%) MySQL
5 8 (42.11%) BBC
5 8 (42.11%) Linux
5 8 (42.11%) NHS
5 8 (42.11%) Marketing
5 8 (42.11%) WF
5 8 (42.11%) Online Marketing
6 6 (31.58%) Git (software)
6 6 (31.58%) WordPress
6 6 (31.58%) CMS
7 5 (26.32%) C#
7 5 (26.32%) .NET
7 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
7 5 (26.32%) Degree
7 5 (26.32%) Computer Science
8 4 (21.05%) WCF
8 4 (21.05%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (21.05%) .NET Framework
8 4 (21.05%) SystemC
8 4 (21.05%) Windows
8 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
8 4 (21.05%) C
8 4 (21.05%) MVC
8 4 (21.05%) Microsoft

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Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (31.58%) CMS
1 6 (31.58%) WordPress
2 3 (15.79%) ExpressionEngine
3 2 (10.53%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) MySQL
2 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.53%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 8 (42.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) Developer
2 8 (42.11%) Junior
2 8 (42.11%) Junior Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Software Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) C# Software Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Front-End Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Magento Developer
6 2 (10.53%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (73.68%) CSS
2 13 (68.42%) jQuery
3 10 (52.63%) HTML
4 8 (42.11%) WF
5 5 (26.32%) .NET
6 4 (21.05%) .NET Framework
6 4 (21.05%) WCF
7 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET
7 3 (15.79%) Sass
7 3 (15.79%) OOCSS
8 2 (10.53%) Itk
8 2 (10.53%) Silverlight
8 2 (10.53%) WPF
8 2 (10.53%) SOAP
8 2 (10.53%) WSDL
8 2 (10.53%) WinForms
8 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (10.53%) HTML5
8 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC 2
8 2 (10.53%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) NHS
1 8 (42.11%) BBC
2 5 (26.32%) Computer Science
3 4 (21.05%) SystemC
4 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (10.53%) Client/Server
4 2 (10.53%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) Linux
2 4 (21.05%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) OO PHP
2 8 (42.11%) Online Marketing
3 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
4 4 (21.05%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (21.05%) MVC
5 3 (15.79%) Progressive Enhancement
5 3 (15.79%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (15.79%) Graceful Degradation
6 2 (10.53%) MVVM
6 2 (10.53%) SOA
6 2 (10.53%) Information Security
6 2 (10.53%) TDD
6 2 (10.53%) OOP
6 2 (10.53%) Unit Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Multithreading
7 1 (5.26%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) PHP
2 11 (57.89%) JavaScript
3 5 (26.32%) C#
4 4 (21.05%) C
5 3 (15.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
1 2 (10.53%) HL7
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) DevExpress