The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Walsall region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OO over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented (OO)
West Midlands / Walsall
Rank 7 4 14
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +10
Permanent jobs citing OO 2 29 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 6.45% 21.32% 9.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.41% 24.58% 11.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 29 5
Median salary £39,000 £80,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-51.25% +146.15%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Walsall
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
27 118 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 87.10% 86.76% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 20 99 47
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £62,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

The demand trend of job ads across the Walsall region citing OO as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

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Salary Trend in Walsall

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

OO Salary Trend in Walsall

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Top 7 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT jobs citing OO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Walsall region with a requirement for OO.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) WPF
1 2 (100.00%) QMS
1 2 (100.00%) MVVM

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Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) WPF
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) MVVM
1 2 (100.00%) QMS
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#