The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OO over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 35 46 39
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -7
Permanent jobs citing OO 291 187 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.69% 4.55% 5.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.08% 5.68% 7.08%
Number of salaries quoted 271 180 238
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4108 3295 3588
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.39% 80.13% 76.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3442 2623 3040
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

OO Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OO across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

OO Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

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Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +6 95 £37,500 +7.14% 22
Warwickshire +14 62 £47,500 +69.64% 3
Staffordshire +3 45 £40,000 +14.28% 12
Coventry -11 34 £35,000 -27.08%
Worcestershire -4 21 £35,000 -9.09% 4
Shropshire -11 13 £32,500 +14.03% 2
Walsall +6 8 £32,500 -35.00% 1
Wolverhampton -6 7 £32,500 +20.37% 3
Solihull - 6 £25,000 - 3
Herefordshire -7 1 £52,500 +36.36% 1
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £26,000 -
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England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

1 358 (57.84%) HTML
2 344 (55.57%) JavaScript
3 327 (52.83%) .NET
4 306 (49.43%) MVC
5 305 (49.27%) CSS
6 272 (43.94%) C#
7 241 (38.93%) Agile Software Development
8 238 (38.45%) jQuery
9 234 (37.80%) PHP
10 209 (33.76%) ASP.NET
11 208 (33.60%) SQL
12 199 (32.15%) SQL Server
13 173 (27.95%) HTML5
14 143 (23.10%) MySQL
15 136 (21.97%) Software Engineering
16 130 (21.00%) Git (software)
17 128 (20.68%) OO PHP
18 127 (20.52%) OOP
19 120 (19.39%) CSS3
20 116 (18.74%) Windows
21 114 (18.42%) OOD
22 109 (17.61%) Relational Database
23 107 (17.29%) Microsoft
24 105 (16.96%) TDD
25 100 (16.16%) Java
26 98 (15.83%) SQL Server 2008
27 97 (15.67%) Scrum
28 87 (14.05%) Web Services
29 84 (13.57%) WCF
30 83 (13.41%) T-SQL

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Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

Application Platforms
1 63 (10.18%) WordPress
2 56 (9.05%) CMS
3 46 (7.43%) SharePoint
4 39 (6.30%) IIS
5 38 (6.14%) BizTalk Server
6 37 (5.98%) Apache
7 32 (5.17%) Node.js
8 28 (4.52%) SharePoint 2013
9 27 (4.36%) SharePoint 2010
10 20 (3.23%) Tomcat
11 16 (2.58%) Drupal
12 10 (1.62%) Joomla!
12 10 (1.62%) Moodle
13 9 (1.45%) concrete5
14 6 (0.97%) JBoss
15 5 (0.81%) WebLogic
16 4 (0.65%) nginx
16 4 (0.65%) Apache Solr
16 4 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
17 1 (0.16%) GlassFish
Applications
1 29 (4.68%) Photoshop
2 25 (4.04%) MS Excel
3 4 (0.65%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (0.48%) SPSS
5 2 (0.32%) Simulink
5 2 (0.32%) Stateflow
5 2 (0.32%) GIMP
6 1 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 37 (5.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 20 (3.23%) Magento
3 3 (0.48%) Enfinity
4 2 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.16%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 42 (6.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (4.52%) Office 365
3 21 (3.39%) SaaS
4 1 (0.16%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 26 (4.20%) Internet
2 12 (1.94%) HTTP
3 8 (1.29%) TCP/IP
3 8 (1.29%) Modbus
4 7 (1.13%) DNS
5 4 (0.65%) DHCP
6 3 (0.48%) WAN
6 3 (0.48%) LAN
6 3 (0.48%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.32%) VoIP
7 2 (0.32%) Profibus
8 1 (0.16%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 199 (32.15%) SQL Server
2 143 (23.10%) MySQL
3 109 (17.61%) Relational Database
4 98 (15.83%) SQL Server 2008
5 68 (10.99%) RDBMS
6 30 (4.85%) NoSQL
7 22 (3.55%) SQL Server 2005
8 19 (3.07%) SQL Server 2012
9 14 (2.26%) SQLite
10 13 (2.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 8 (1.29%) MongoDB
11 8 (1.29%) PostgreSQL
11 8 (1.29%) Oracle Database
12 7 (1.13%) Oracle Database 11g
13 6 (0.97%) Crystal Reports
14 5 (0.81%) DB2
15 3 (0.48%) OLAP
15 3 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
15 3 (0.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 3 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 130 (21.00%) Git (software)
2 79 (12.76%) Subversion
3 54 (8.72%) Visual Studio
4 23 (3.72%) Team Foundation Server
5 21 (3.39%) NUnit
6 18 (2.91%) PHPUnit
7 15 (2.42%) Behat
8 14 (2.26%) JIRA
8 14 (2.26%) Jenkins
9 11 (1.78%) QUnit
10 9 (1.45%) Grunt
10 9 (1.45%) Yeoman
10 9 (1.45%) Eclipse
10 9 (1.45%) Xcode
11 7 (1.13%) JUnit
11 7 (1.13%) Hudson
12 6 (0.97%) Cucumber
12 6 (0.97%) Selenium
13 4 (0.65%) Ant
13 4 (0.65%) Dreamweaver
General
1 48 (7.75%) Finance
2 38 (6.14%) Marketing
3 31 (5.01%) Retail
4 13 (2.10%) Back Office
5 8 (1.29%) Advertising
6 6 (0.97%) Banking
7 5 (0.81%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.32%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.32%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.16%) Publishing
9 1 (0.16%) Games
9 1 (0.16%) Law
9 1 (0.16%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.16%) German Language
Job Titles
1 505 (81.58%) Developer
2 137 (22.13%) PHP Developer
3 103 (16.64%) Senior Developer
4 97 (15.67%) .NET Developer
5 88 (14.22%) Web Developer
6 68 (10.99%) Software Developer
7 59 (9.53%) Software Engineer
8 47 (7.59%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 41 (6.62%) Lead Developer
10 35 (5.65%) C# Developer
11 30 (4.85%) Junior Developer
11 30 (4.85%) Junior
12 29 (4.68%) Programmer
12 29 (4.68%) Front-End Developer
12 29 (4.68%) Senior PHP Developer
13 28 (4.52%) SharePoint Developer
14 23 (3.72%) Java Developer
14 23 (3.72%) Senior Web Developer
15 22 (3.55%) Software Manager
16 20 (3.23%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 358 (57.84%) HTML
2 327 (52.83%) .NET
3 305 (49.27%) CSS
4 238 (38.45%) jQuery
5 209 (33.76%) ASP.NET
6 173 (27.95%) HTML5
7 120 (19.39%) CSS3
8 87 (14.05%) Web Services
9 84 (13.57%) WCF
10 80 (12.92%) Ajax
11 76 (12.28%) Symfony
12 69 (11.15%) Yii
13 67 (10.82%) ASP.NET MVC
14 65 (10.50%) .NET Framework
15 61 (9.85%) RESTful
16 58 (9.37%) XML
17 37 (5.98%) REST
18 30 (4.85%) ASP.NET Web API
19 29 (4.68%) JSON
20 25 (4.04%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 40 (6.46%) Open Source
2 39 (6.30%) Computer Science
3 35 (5.65%) User Experience
4 31 (5.01%) Semantic Web
5 30 (4.85%) N-Tier
6 29 (4.68%) Mobile App
6 29 (4.68%) Analytical Skills
7 22 (3.55%) Social Media
8 19 (3.07%) iPhone
9 17 (2.75%) Enterprise Software
10 14 (2.26%) BBC
11 13 (2.10%) Client/Server
12 11 (1.78%) Mathematics
13 10 (1.62%) Social Network
13 10 (1.62%) Device Driver
14 7 (1.13%) NHS
14 7 (1.13%) Management Information System
14 7 (1.13%) New Media
15 6 (0.97%) Physics
15 6 (0.97%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 116 (18.74%) Windows
2 61 (9.85%) Linux
3 25 (4.04%) UNIX
4 17 (2.75%) Android
5 15 (2.42%) Apple iOS
6 10 (1.62%) Nucleus RTOS
7 8 (1.29%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.48%) Windows 8
8 3 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.16%) Solaris
10 1 (0.16%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 306 (49.43%) MVC
2 241 (38.93%) Agile Software Development
3 136 (21.97%) Software Engineering
4 128 (20.68%) OO PHP
5 127 (20.52%) OOP
6 114 (18.42%) OOD
7 105 (16.96%) TDD
8 97 (15.67%) Scrum
9 63 (10.18%) Unit Testing
10 59 (9.53%) Web Development
11 49 (7.92%) E-Commerce
12 45 (7.27%) Analytics
13 43 (6.95%) CRM
13 43 (6.95%) BDD
14 37 (5.98%) OOA/OOD
15 32 (5.17%) Mentoring
16 31 (5.01%) Web Application Development
16 31 (5.01%) Continuous Integration
17 24 (3.88%) UML
17 24 (3.88%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 344 (55.57%) JavaScript
2 272 (43.94%) C#
3 234 (37.80%) PHP
4 208 (33.60%) SQL
5 100 (16.16%) Java
6 83 (13.41%) T-SQL
6 83 (13.41%) VB.NET
7 46 (7.43%) PHP5
8 30 (4.85%) VB
9 29 (4.68%) C++
10 27 (4.36%) Ruby
11 20 (3.23%) VB6
12 15 (2.42%) PHP4
12 15 (2.42%) PL/SQL
13 12 (1.94%) ActionScript
13 12 (1.94%) ActionScript 3.0
14 10 (1.62%) Objective-C
15 9 (1.45%) Python
16 8 (1.29%) VC++
16 8 (1.29%) C
Qualifications
1 67 (10.82%) Degree
2 36 (5.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 28 (4.52%) MCAD
3 28 (4.52%) MCSD
3 28 (4.52%) MCTS
4 27 (4.36%) MCP
5 15 (2.42%) VCP4
6 5 (0.81%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 5 (0.81%) HND
7 3 (0.48%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.32%) Linux+ Certification
8 2 (0.32%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.16%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (1.62%) QA
2 1 (0.16%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.16%) TickIT
System Software
1 2 (0.32%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (1.62%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.16%) Puppet
Vendors
1 107 (17.29%) Microsoft
2 64 (10.34%) Zend
3 62 (10.02%) Oracle
4 37 (5.98%) Sybase
5 22 (3.55%) Apple
6 18 (2.91%) Sony
7 14 (2.26%) Yahoo!
7 14 (2.26%) Google
7 14 (2.26%) Facebook
8 10 (1.62%) QNX
9 7 (1.13%) Adobe
9 7 (1.13%) Twitter
10 5 (0.81%) Pega
10 5 (0.81%) IBM
10 5 (0.81%) BEA
10 5 (0.81%) BT
10 5 (0.81%) Vitria
11 4 (0.65%) SAP
12 3 (0.48%) Borland
12 3 (0.48%) Open Text
Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick, Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stafford, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Car, Pension , bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum PLUS Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £15000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Posted: 3 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £23,000 to £30,000 per annum plus bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £18,000 to £26,000 per annum plus team bonus !
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus bens and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bilston, West Midlands (County)
SMA Vehicle Remarketing
Salary: From £23,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus bens and bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Advantage XPO
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus bens and bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + excellent bens
Posted: 5 days ago