The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 51 48 51
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Permanent jobs citing OOP 3 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 0.93% 0.38% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.10% 0.44% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Average salary £29,250 £32,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -20.73%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
OOP
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
272 225 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 83.95% 84.91% 77.04%
Number of salaries quoted 210 123 103
Average salary £40,000 £38,765 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.18% +3.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £49,850
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

OOP
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

OOP Salary Trend in Solihull

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (85.71%) CSS
2 6 (85.71%) PHP
2 6 (85.71%) MySQL
3 5 (71.43%) HTML
3 5 (71.43%) UNIX
3 5 (71.43%) Linux
3 5 (71.43%) OO
3 5 (71.43%) Web Development
3 5 (71.43%) Degree
3 5 (71.43%) Computer Science
3 5 (71.43%) PHP5
3 5 (71.43%) HTML5
4 4 (57.14%) SQL
5 2 (28.57%) Zend
5 2 (28.57%) Laravel
6 1 (14.29%) REST
6 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
6 1 (14.29%) VCP4
6 1 (14.29%) QA
6 1 (14.29%) WCF
6 1 (14.29%) Refactoring
6 1 (14.29%) Web Services
6 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (14.29%) TDD
6 1 (14.29%) MVC
6 1 (14.29%) Advertising
6 1 (14.29%) LAMP
6 1 (14.29%) .NET
6 1 (14.29%) C#

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (14.29%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) Web Developer
2 5 (71.43%) PHP Developer
3 4 (57.14%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (14.29%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 1 (14.29%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Web Applications Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) CSS
2 5 (71.43%) HTML
2 5 (71.43%) HTML5
3 2 (28.57%) Laravel
4 1 (14.29%) REST
4 1 (14.29%) .NET
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 1 (14.29%) Web Services
4 1 (14.29%) LAMP
4 1 (14.29%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) UNIX
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) OO
1 5 (71.43%) Web Development
2 1 (14.29%) Refactoring
2 1 (14.29%) SOA
2 1 (14.29%) MVC
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (85.71%) PHP
3 5 (71.43%) PHP5
4 4 (57.14%) SQL
5 1 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) VCP4
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Zend
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago