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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 13 16 9
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -7
Permanent jobs citing OO 8 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 8.51% 1.49% 12.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.79% 2.17% 15.71%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 10
Median salary £35,000 £50,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +53.84%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
OO
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
91 46 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 96.81% 68.66% 81.40%
Number of salaries quoted 83 38 60
Median salary £37,500 £42,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% +1.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £35,000 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £49,700 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

OO
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 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, 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 38 (97.44%) XML
2 31 (79.49%) J2EE
2 31 (79.49%) Java
3 30 (76.92%) JavaScript
3 30 (76.92%) Pega
4 22 (56.41%) Enterprise Architecture
4 22 (56.41%) Ajax
4 22 (56.41%) Decision Table
5 16 (41.03%) SQL
6 9 (23.08%) .NET
6 9 (23.08%) SQL Server
6 9 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (20.51%) Retail
7 8 (20.51%) Oracle
7 8 (20.51%) XSL
7 8 (20.51%) Client/Server
7 8 (20.51%) N-Tier
7 8 (20.51%) OOD
7 8 (20.51%) DB2
7 8 (20.51%) WebLogic
7 8 (20.51%) EJB
7 8 (20.51%) CSS
7 8 (20.51%) JSP
7 8 (20.51%) Servlets
7 8 (20.51%) C#
7 8 (20.51%) HTML
7 8 (20.51%) MVC
7 8 (20.51%) WCF
7 8 (20.51%) jQuery
7 8 (20.51%) User Acceptance Testing

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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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (20.51%) WebLogic
2 7 (17.95%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.95%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 8 (20.51%) DB2
3 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 8 (20.51%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (23.08%) Developer
2 8 (20.51%) Architect
3 7 (17.95%) .NET Developer
4 1 (2.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (2.56%) C# Developer
4 1 (2.56%) Consultant
4 1 (2.56%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (97.44%) XML
2 31 (79.49%) J2EE
3 22 (56.41%) Ajax
4 9 (23.08%) .NET
5 8 (20.51%) CSS
5 8 (20.51%) EJB
5 8 (20.51%) HTML
5 8 (20.51%) HTML5
5 8 (20.51%) jQuery
5 8 (20.51%) JSP
5 8 (20.51%) Servlets
5 8 (20.51%) WCF
5 8 (20.51%) XSL
6 7 (17.95%) AngularJS
6 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET
6 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET Web API
6 7 (17.95%) KnockoutJS
6 7 (17.95%) PhoneGap
6 7 (17.95%) React
7 1 (2.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.51%) Client/Server
1 8 (20.51%) Enterprise Software
1 8 (20.51%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.56%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (56.41%) Decision Table
1 22 (56.41%) Enterprise Architecture
2 9 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (20.51%) MVC
3 8 (20.51%) OOD
3 8 (20.51%) Unit Testing
3 8 (20.51%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (2.56%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (2.56%) Data Management
4 1 (2.56%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (79.49%) Java
2 30 (76.92%) JavaScript
3 16 (41.03%) SQL
4 8 (20.51%) C#
5 7 (17.95%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.56%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
6 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (20.51%) Degree
Vendors
1 30 (76.92%) Pega
2 8 (20.51%) Oracle