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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented (OO)
West Midlands / Walsall
Rank 10 11 16
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Permanent jobs citing OO 2 22 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 5.41% 15.38% 4.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.06% 17.46% 6.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2 22 4
Median salary £39,000 £80,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-51.25% +113.33%
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
33 126 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 89.19% 88.11% 74.16%
Number of salaries quoted 24 99 58
Median salary £37,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.94% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £82,500 £80,000
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 19 January 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#