The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Walsall region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OO over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 12 8 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing OO 7 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 8.54% 14.52% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.14% 17.31% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 0
Average salary £33,500 £25,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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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 Walsall region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Walsall
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
69 52 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 84.15% 83.87% 45.95%
Number of salaries quoted 66 50 16
Average salary £42,500 £36,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.43% +8.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £50,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OO across the Walsall region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 23 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Walsall 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 17 (100.00%) C#
1 17 (100.00%) SQL
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (94.12%) ASP.NET
2 16 (94.12%) OOD
3 15 (88.24%) Software Engineering
4 14 (82.35%) RDBMS
4 14 (82.35%) Relational Database
5 10 (58.82%) SQL Server
6 4 (23.53%) HND
6 4 (23.53%) Degree
6 4 (23.53%) Time Management
6 4 (23.53%) Performance Management
7 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
7 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
7 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
7 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (5.88%) Oracle
8 1 (5.88%) Business Objects
8 1 (5.88%) CRM
8 1 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (5.88%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (5.88%) Talend

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Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Walsall 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.

Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (82.35%) RDBMS
1 14 (82.35%) Relational Database
2 10 (58.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.88%) Talend Open Studio
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Software Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Developer
2 2 (11.76%) C# Software Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Team Leader
2 2 (11.76%) Development Team Leader
2 2 (11.76%) .NET Software Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (94.12%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (94.12%) OOD
2 15 (88.24%) Software Engineering
3 4 (23.53%) Time Management
3 4 (23.53%) Performance Management
4 1 (5.88%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) C#
1 17 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) HND
1 4 (23.53%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (5.88%) Talend
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) Business Objects