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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 17 14 16
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Permanent jobs citing OO 5 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 5.49% 8.57% 2.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.25% 9.52% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 1
Average salary £35,000 £23,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.93% -21.66%
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
80 63 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 87.91% 90.00% 52.78%
Number of salaries quoted 75 60 16
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,400 £25,300 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £47,500 £47,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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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 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 17 September 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%) .NET
2 16 (94.12%) SQL
2 16 (94.12%) ASP.NET
2 16 (94.12%) OOD
3 14 (82.35%) RDBMS
3 14 (82.35%) Software Engineering
3 14 (82.35%) Relational Database
4 11 (64.71%) SQL Server
5 4 (23.53%) Time Management
5 4 (23.53%) Performance Management
6 3 (17.65%) HND
6 3 (17.65%) Degree
6 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
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%) HTML
8 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
8 1 (5.88%) Oracle
8 1 (5.88%) Business Objects
8 1 (5.88%) CSS
8 1 (5.88%) CRM
8 1 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (5.88%) MVC
8 1 (5.88%) Games
8 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
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 17 September 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 11 (64.71%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.88%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1 (5.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Software Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Developer
3 2 (11.76%) .NET Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Team Leader
3 2 (11.76%) Development Team Leader
3 2 (11.76%) .NET Software Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
4 1 (5.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (5.88%) C# Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (94.12%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.88%) CSS
3 1 (5.88%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (94.12%) OOD
2 14 (82.35%) Software Engineering
3 4 (23.53%) Time Management
3 4 (23.53%) Performance Management
4 1 (5.88%) MVC
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.88%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) C#
2 16 (94.12%) SQL
3 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) HND
1 3 (17.65%) 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
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Amazing Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
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