The first table below looks at the demand for OOP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Walsall region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Walsall region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 20 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing OOP 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 1.10% 3.08% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.41% 3.51% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £41,500 £25,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Walsall
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
71 57 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 78.02% 87.69% 76.00%
Number of salaries quoted 65 54 17
Average salary £37,000 £32,050 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.44% +6.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
OOP
West Midlands

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

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

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

OOP
Salary Trend in Walsall

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

OOP Salary Trend in Walsall

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Walsall region citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) PHP
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Web Development
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Back Office
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) OOD
3 1 (25.00%) B2B
3 1 (25.00%) B2C
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Symfony
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Walsall region citing OOP 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 OOP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (25.00%) Back Office
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Graduate Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior PHP Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Junior PHP Developer
3 1 (25.00%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Graduate PHP Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Graduate
3 1 (25.00%) Junior
3 1 (25.00%) VB.NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Team Leader
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Development Team Leader
3 1 (25.00%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (25.00%) Symfony
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (25.00%) REST
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
1 2 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) MVVM
2 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (25.00%) OOD
2 1 (25.00%) B2B
2 1 (25.00%) B2C
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (50.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft