The first table below looks at the demand for OOP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 24 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 Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 27 27 34
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Permanent jobs citing OOP 2 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 1.10% 1.43% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.54% 1.90% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Average salary - £35,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
130 158 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 71.82% 75.24% 64.66%
Number of salaries quoted 98 97 131
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £35,000 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
OOP
England

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

OOP
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

OOP Salary Trend in the Midlands

OOP
Top 26 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) WSDL
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
1 2 (100.00%) HL7
1 2 (100.00%) MVVM
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) SystemC
1 2 (100.00%) Rational Rhapsody
1 2 (100.00%) Itk

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 2 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Rational Rhapsody
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) C# Software Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) WSDL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) Itk
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) SystemC
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
1 2 (100.00%) HL7
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft