The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OO over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 44 47 23
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -24
Permanent jobs citing OO 5 2 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 1.73% 0.66% 10.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.07% 0.84% 12.86%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 14
Average salary £45,000 £35,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.76% -5.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
OO
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
241 238 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 83.39% 78.55% 84.34%
Number of salaries quoted 184 175 103
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,265 £28,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £56,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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Salary Trend in Solihull

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

OO Salary Trend in Solihull

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 6 (60.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) .NET
3 4 (40.00%) VB.NET
3 4 (40.00%) Automated Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) Silverlight
4 3 (30.00%) WCF
4 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (30.00%) Multithreading
4 3 (30.00%) Kanban
4 3 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (30.00%) Coaching
4 3 (30.00%) Scrum
4 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (30.00%) MVC
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (20.00%) HTML
5 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (20.00%) CSS
5 2 (20.00%) Xcode
5 2 (20.00%) Objective-C
5 2 (20.00%) iOS Development
5 2 (20.00%) HTML5
5 2 (20.00%) iPad
5 2 (20.00%) Apple iOS
5 2 (20.00%) CSS3

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Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 (10.00%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (20.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (20.00%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Web Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Lead Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Front-End Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Front-End Web Developer
3 2 (20.00%) iOS Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Tester
4 1 (10.00%) iPhone Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (40.00%) Silverlight
3 3 (30.00%) WCF
4 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (20.00%) CSS
4 2 (20.00%) jQuery
4 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (20.00%) HTML5
4 2 (20.00%) CSS3
4 2 (20.00%) Backbone.js
4 2 (20.00%) HTML
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 2
5 1 (10.00%) REST
5 1 (10.00%) SOAP
5 1 (10.00%) Web Services
5 1 (10.00%) XML
5 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (10.00%) WPF
5 1 (10.00%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (20.00%) iPhone
2 2 (20.00%) iPad
3 1 (10.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (40.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Kanban
2 3 (30.00%) MVC
2 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (30.00%) Multithreading
2 3 (30.00%) Scrum
2 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (30.00%) Coaching
3 2 (20.00%) iOS Development
4 1 (10.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Workflow
4 1 (10.00%) Content Management
4 1 (10.00%) UML
4 1 (10.00%) OOP
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (10.00%) Dependency Injection
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) C#
2 4 (40.00%) VB.NET
3 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (20.00%) Objective-C
4 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (10.00%) SQL
5 1 (10.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
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