The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Redditch region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OO over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 20 11 12
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +1
Permanent jobs citing OO 9 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 10.59% 10.20% 22.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.54% 15.63% 29.63%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 8
Average salary £31,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
OO
Worcestershire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Redditch
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
78 32 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 91.76% 65.31% 77.14%
Number of salaries quoted 71 32 27
Average salary £31,500 £31,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -21.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,250 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

OO
Jobs Demand Trend in Redditch

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Redditch

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Salary Trend in Redditch

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

OO Salary Trend in Redditch

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Redditch

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Redditch 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 10 (76.92%) C#
1 10 (76.92%) .NET
2 9 (69.23%) HTML
2 9 (69.23%) OOP
2 9 (69.23%) Data Management
2 9 (69.23%) Software Engineering
2 9 (69.23%) Computer Science
3 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (61.54%) MVC
3 8 (61.54%) ASP.NET
4 7 (53.85%) Web Services
4 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
4 7 (53.85%) GIS
4 7 (53.85%) RDBMS
4 7 (53.85%) CAD
4 7 (53.85%) Ajax
4 7 (53.85%) Software Testing
4 7 (53.85%) Web Development
4 7 (53.85%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (53.85%) RESTful
4 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (53.85%) Relational Database
5 4 (30.77%) Subversion
5 4 (30.77%) SQL
6 3 (23.08%) PVCS
6 3 (23.08%) EJB
6 3 (23.08%) Oracle
6 3 (23.08%) Java
6 3 (23.08%) PL/SQL
6 3 (23.08%) OOA/OOD

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Top Related IT Skills in Redditch by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Redditch 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 3 (23.08%) JBoss
1 3 (23.08%) GlassFish
2 1 (7.69%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
1 7 (53.85%) RDBMS
1 7 (53.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Subversion
2 3 (23.08%) PVCS
2 3 (23.08%) Eclipse
2 3 (23.08%) Toad
3 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (7.69%) MSBuild
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (53.85%) .NET Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Java Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Lead Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Lead Java Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Graduate
5 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) .NET
2 9 (69.23%) HTML
3 8 (61.54%) ASP.NET
4 7 (53.85%) Web Services
4 7 (53.85%) Ajax
4 7 (53.85%) RESTful
4 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (23.08%) JMS
5 3 (23.08%) Spring
5 3 (23.08%) JSF
5 3 (23.08%) Java SE
5 3 (23.08%) JPA
5 3 (23.08%) EJB 3.0
5 3 (23.08%) JSP
5 3 (23.08%) EJB
6 2 (15.38%) CSS
7 1 (7.69%) XML
7 1 (7.69%) XSD
7 1 (7.69%) WCF
7 1 (7.69%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (69.23%) Computer Science
2 7 (53.85%) GIS
3 1 (7.69%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) OOP
1 9 (69.23%) Software Engineering
1 9 (69.23%) Data Management
2 8 (61.54%) MVC
2 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (53.85%) CAD
3 7 (53.85%) Software Testing
3 7 (53.85%) Web Development
3 7 (53.85%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
4 3 (23.08%) OOA/OOD
5 1 (7.69%) UML
5 1 (7.69%) TDD
5 1 (7.69%) Scrum
5 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) C#
2 4 (30.77%) SQL
3 3 (23.08%) Java
3 3 (23.08%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle