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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 6 12 18
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +6
Permanent jobs citing OOD 12 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 16.00% 9.33% 8.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 19.35% 11.86% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 4
Average salary £42,500 £37,000 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.86% +11.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,600 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,100 £34,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,289
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
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
62 59 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 82.67% 78.67% 78.95%
Number of salaries quoted 46 55 41
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £32,100
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +16.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £63,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +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
Salary Histogram in Walsall

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OOD across the Walsall region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

OOD Salary Histogram in Walsall

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 15 (93.75%) SQL
2 10 (62.50%) .NET
2 10 (62.50%) C#
2 10 (62.50%) ASP.NET
2 10 (62.50%) OO
3 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 7 (43.75%) Relational Database
5 6 (37.50%) Oracle BI EE
5 6 (37.50%) Oracle EBS
5 6 (37.50%) Finance
5 6 (37.50%) Oracle
5 6 (37.50%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (31.25%) Oracle Financials
6 5 (31.25%) Toad
6 5 (31.25%) RDBMS
6 5 (31.25%) Hyperion
6 5 (31.25%) PL/SQL
6 5 (31.25%) Oracle Forms
6 5 (31.25%) XML
6 5 (31.25%) HND
6 5 (31.25%) Oracle Workflow
6 5 (31.25%) Workflow
6 5 (31.25%) GAP Analysis
6 5 (31.25%) Management Information System
6 5 (31.25%) SQLPlus
6 5 (31.25%) Oracle EBS R12
6 5 (31.25%) Time Management
6 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
6 5 (31.25%) Incident Management
6 5 (31.25%) Degree

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (31.25%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle UPK
Business Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (31.25%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (31.25%) Oracle Financials
3 4 (25.00%) Oracle FAH
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (12.50%) HFM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (43.75%) Relational Database
3 6 (37.50%) Oracle BI EE
3 6 (37.50%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (31.25%) RDBMS
4 5 (31.25%) SQLPlus
4 5 (31.25%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle Forms
1 5 (31.25%) Toad
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Developer
2 8 (50.00%) Software Developer
3 7 (43.75%) Analyst
4 5 (31.25%) Systems Analyst
4 5 (31.25%) Oracle Analyst
5 4 (25.00%) .NET Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Analyst Programmer
6 2 (12.50%) Programmer
6 2 (12.50%) .NET Programmer
6 2 (12.50%) Software Programmer
6 2 (12.50%) Developer Analyst
6 2 (12.50%) .NET Analyst Programmer
6 2 (12.50%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (6.25%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Oracle Architect
7 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Architect
7 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (62.50%) .NET
1 10 (62.50%) ASP.NET
2 5 (31.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Management Information System
2 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) OO
2 5 (31.25%) Time Management
2 5 (31.25%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (31.25%) GAP Analysis
2 5 (31.25%) Workflow
2 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
2 5 (31.25%) Incident Management
3 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (12.50%) Procure-to-pay
5 1 (6.25%) Project Planning
5 1 (6.25%) Analytics
5 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) SQL
2 10 (62.50%) C#
3 5 (31.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) HND
1 5 (31.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle
2 5 (31.25%) Hyperion
3 1 (6.25%) Informatica
3 1 (6.25%) Cognizant