The table below looks at the statistics for OOD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Walsall region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 12 8 25
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +17
Permanent jobs citing OOD 2 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 3.23% 13.92% 1.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.76% 16.18% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 1
Average salary £55,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+69.23% +8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
OOD
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
42 68 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 67.74% 86.08% 81.25%
Number of salaries quoted 35 57 63
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +41.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £43,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OOD across the Walsall region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

OOD
Salary Trend in Walsall

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OOD across the Walsall region.

OOD Salary Trend in Walsall

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Walsall region citing OOD 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 OOD.

1 11 (73.33%) SQL
2 9 (60.00%) Oracle
2 9 (60.00%) Oracle Reports
2 9 (60.00%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (60.00%) Finance
2 9 (60.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 6 (40.00%) OO
3 6 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (40.00%) .NET
3 6 (40.00%) C#
4 5 (33.33%) PL/SQL
4 5 (33.33%) XML
4 5 (33.33%) Hyperion
4 5 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
4 5 (33.33%) Oracle Financials
4 5 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
4 5 (33.33%) Workflow
4 5 (33.33%) SQLPlus
4 5 (33.33%) Oracle Workflow
4 5 (33.33%) Incident Management
4 5 (33.33%) Toad
4 5 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (33.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 5 (33.33%) Procure-to-pay
4 5 (33.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 4 (26.67%) Oracle FAH
5 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Walsall region citing OOD 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 OOD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle UPK
Business Applications
1 9 (60.00%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (33.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 5 (33.33%) Oracle Financials
3 4 (26.67%) Oracle FAH
4 2 (13.33%) HFM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (60.00%) Oracle Reports
1 9 (60.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (33.33%) SQLPlus
3 5 (33.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 4 (26.67%) Relational Database
4 4 (26.67%) Oracle ODI
4 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database
4 4 (26.67%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
1 5 (33.33%) Toad
General
1 9 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Oracle Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Oracle Architect
3 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence Architect
3 4 (26.67%) Software Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Architect
4 2 (13.33%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) .NET
1 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
1 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) OO
2 5 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 5 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
2 5 (33.33%) Workflow
2 5 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (33.33%) Procure-to-pay
3 4 (26.67%) Analytics
3 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
3 4 (26.67%) Project Planning
3 4 (26.67%) Time Management
3 4 (26.67%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) SQL
2 6 (40.00%) C#
3 5 (33.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) HND
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Oracle
2 5 (33.33%) Hyperion
3 4 (26.67%) Informatica
3 4 (26.67%) Cognizant