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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 14 17 15
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Permanent jobs citing OO 6 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 6.90% 2.82% 2.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.89% 3.08% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 1
Average salary £38,000 £28,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -5.00%
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
76 65 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 87.36% 91.55% 54.29%
Number of salaries quoted 73 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 £35,100 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £47,500 £53,000
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 1 October 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 16 (94.12%) .NET
2 15 (88.24%) C#
2 15 (88.24%) ASP.NET
2 15 (88.24%) OOD
3 14 (82.35%) RDBMS
3 14 (82.35%) SQL
3 14 (82.35%) Relational Database
4 13 (76.47%) Software Engineering
4 13 (76.47%) SQL Server
5 4 (23.53%) Time Management
5 4 (23.53%) Performance Management
6 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (17.65%) Degree
6 3 (17.65%) HND
7 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
7 2 (11.76%) N-Tier
7 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
7 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
7 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (5.88%) Talend
8 1 (5.88%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (5.88%) Business Objects
8 1 (5.88%) CSS
8 1 (5.88%) HTML
8 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
8 1 (5.88%) Oracle
8 1 (5.88%) Systems Analysis

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Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 13 (76.47%) SQL Server
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
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 11 (64.71%) Software Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) .NET Developer
2 2 (11.76%) Systems Designer
2 2 (11.76%) .NET Software Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) C# Software Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Team Leader
2 2 (11.76%) Development Team Leader
2 2 (11.76%) Developer
2 2 (11.76%) Designer
3 1 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (5.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Business Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (5.88%) C# Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (94.12%) .NET
2 15 (88.24%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.88%) CSS
3 1 (5.88%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) N-Tier
2 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) OOD
2 13 (76.47%) Software Engineering
3 4 (23.53%) Time Management
3 4 (23.53%) Performance Management
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 15 (88.24%) C#
2 14 (82.35%) SQL
3 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
1 3 (17.65%) HND
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Talend
2 1 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (5.88%) Business Objects
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle
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