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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 46 47 57
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +10
Permanent jobs citing OO 271 256 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.69% 4.76% 3.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.54% 6.00% 5.01%
Number of salaries quoted 260 227 200
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
4888 4270 4368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 84.57% 79.34% 78.45%
Number of salaries quoted 3941 3549 3685
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +2.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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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 4 August 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 4 August 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 -2 85 £37,500 +11.94% 18
Warwickshire +3 67 £45,000 +22.44% 5
Staffordshire -2 53 £37,500 +15.38% 8
Coventry -11 23 £27,000 -43.75% 5
Shropshire +8 9 £25,500 +45.71% 2
Worcestershire -20 9 £32,500 +8.33%
Wolverhampton -4 7 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Sutton Coldfield +1 3 £37,500 +33.92%
Solihull +5 2 £29,250 -31.17%
West Bromwich - 2 £50,000 - 1
Walsall -6 1 £50,000 +53.84%
Bilston - 1 £28,000 -
Brierley Hill - 1 £40,000 -
Dudley - 1 £42,500 -
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England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 August 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.

1 336 (54.90%) .NET
2 330 (53.92%) C#
3 326 (53.27%) HTML
4 306 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 306 (50.00%) CSS
5 267 (43.63%) MVC
6 252 (41.18%) SQL Server
7 239 (39.05%) Agile Software Development
8 232 (37.91%) SQL
9 208 (33.99%) ASP.NET
9 208 (33.99%) jQuery
10 190 (31.05%) PHP
11 170 (27.78%) WCF
12 162 (26.47%) HTML5
13 155 (25.33%) Git (software)
14 154 (25.16%) OOP
15 148 (24.18%) Microsoft
16 147 (24.02%) MySQL
17 138 (22.55%) ASP.NET MVC
18 116 (18.95%) TDD
19 114 (18.63%) VB.NET
20 113 (18.46%) Software Engineering
21 111 (18.14%) Linux
22 109 (17.81%) Windows
22 109 (17.81%) CSS3
23 105 (17.16%) Java
24 103 (16.83%) XML
25 102 (16.67%) Web Services
26 99 (16.18%) OOD
27 97 (15.85%) T-SQL

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Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 73 (11.93%) Node.js
2 51 (8.33%) Apache
3 28 (4.58%) IIS
4 20 (3.27%) WordPress
5 14 (2.29%) CMS
6 8 (1.31%) SharePoint
6 8 (1.31%) Tomcat
7 7 (1.14%) BizTalk Server
8 6 (0.98%) Joomla!
9 4 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (0.65%) WebSphere
9 4 (0.65%) nginx
9 4 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (0.49%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.33%) Moodle
12 1 (0.16%) Oracle Service Bus
12 1 (0.16%) Oracle BPEL
12 1 (0.16%) WebSphere Application Server
12 1 (0.16%) MQSeries
12 1 (0.16%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 52 (8.50%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.96%) Photoshop
3 6 (0.98%) Simulink
4 2 (0.33%) Stateflow
4 2 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.33%) OmniGraffle
4 2 (0.33%) SPSS
4 2 (0.33%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 20 (3.27%) Magento
2 6 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 18 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (1.47%) SaaS
3 6 (0.98%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.65%) Google Analytics
4 4 (0.65%) Office 365
5 1 (0.16%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 21 (3.43%) Internet
2 8 (1.31%) Modbus
3 6 (0.98%) VoIP
4 5 (0.82%) HTTP
4 5 (0.82%) TCP/IP
4 5 (0.82%) DNS
5 2 (0.33%) Profibus
6 1 (0.16%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 252 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 147 (24.02%) MySQL
3 96 (15.69%) Relational Database
4 84 (13.73%) NoSQL
5 51 (8.33%) RDBMS
6 44 (7.19%) SQL Server 2008
7 28 (4.58%) SQL Server 2012
8 20 (3.27%) SQL Server 2005
9 19 (3.10%) Oracle Database
10 17 (2.78%) Crystal Reports
11 10 (1.63%) Oracle Database 11g
12 9 (1.47%) BusinessObjects
12 9 (1.47%) MongoDB
13 7 (1.14%) EDRMS
14 6 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 4 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
16 3 (0.49%) PostgreSQL
17 2 (0.33%) InterSystems Cache
17 2 (0.33%) OLAP
17 2 (0.33%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 155 (25.33%) Git (software)
2 60 (9.80%) Subversion
3 55 (8.99%) Visual Studio
4 17 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (1.47%) NUnit
6 7 (1.14%) Selenium
6 7 (1.14%) JIRA
7 6 (0.98%) PHPUnit
7 6 (0.98%) Grunt
8 5 (0.82%) Eclipse
9 4 (0.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 4 (0.65%) JUnit
9 4 (0.65%) TeamCity
9 4 (0.65%) Bower
9 4 (0.65%) Jenkins
10 3 (0.49%) Ant
10 3 (0.49%) HP UFT
10 3 (0.49%) LoadRunner
11 2 (0.33%) ReSharper
11 2 (0.33%) Maven
General
1 75 (12.25%) Finance
2 39 (6.37%) Retail
3 35 (5.72%) Marketing
4 23 (3.76%) Games
5 17 (2.78%) Advertising
6 15 (2.45%) Banking
7 14 (2.29%) Investment Banking
8 12 (1.96%) Telecoms
8 12 (1.96%) Back Office
9 7 (1.14%) Law
10 2 (0.33%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.16%) Publishing
11 1 (0.16%) Legal
11 1 (0.16%) Electronics
11 1 (0.16%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 513 (83.82%) Developer
2 133 (21.73%) PHP Developer
3 121 (19.77%) .NET Developer
4 80 (13.07%) Web Developer
5 73 (11.93%) Senior Developer
6 69 (11.27%) Software Developer
7 54 (8.82%) C# Developer
8 45 (7.35%) Lead Developer
9 44 (7.19%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 42 (6.86%) Software Engineer
11 33 (5.39%) Java Developer
12 30 (4.90%) PHP Web Developer
13 24 (3.92%) C# .NET Developer
13 24 (3.92%) Junior Developer
13 24 (3.92%) Junior
14 19 (3.10%) Senior Java Developer
14 19 (3.10%) Senior PHP Developer
15 18 (2.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 16 (2.61%) Team Leader
16 16 (2.61%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 336 (54.90%) .NET
2 326 (53.27%) HTML
3 306 (50.00%) CSS
4 208 (33.99%) ASP.NET
4 208 (33.99%) jQuery
5 170 (27.78%) WCF
6 162 (26.47%) HTML5
7 138 (22.55%) ASP.NET MVC
8 109 (17.81%) CSS3
9 103 (16.83%) XML
10 102 (16.67%) Web Services
11 90 (14.71%) RESTful
12 65 (10.62%) ASP.NET Web API
13 64 (10.46%) .NET Framework
14 59 (9.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 58 (9.48%) WinForms
16 57 (9.31%) Ajax
17 47 (7.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 45 (7.35%) Laravel
19 31 (5.07%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 68 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 37 (6.05%) Social Media
3 30 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
4 26 (4.25%) BBC
5 23 (3.76%) Semantic Web
6 22 (3.59%) Mobile App
7 18 (2.94%) Client/Server
8 14 (2.29%) Equities
9 12 (1.96%) N-Tier
9 12 (1.96%) User Experience
10 11 (1.80%) Social Network
11 8 (1.31%) Ontologies
12 7 (1.14%) Device Driver
12 7 (1.14%) Data Integration
13 6 (0.98%) Clustering
14 4 (0.65%) iPhone
14 4 (0.65%) Management Information System
15 3 (0.49%) Replication
15 3 (0.49%) NHS
15 3 (0.49%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 111 (18.14%) Linux
2 109 (17.81%) Windows
3 36 (5.88%) UNIX
4 17 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (1.47%) Apple iOS
6 8 (1.31%) Android
7 7 (1.14%) Nucleus RTOS
8 4 (0.65%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.49%) Debian
10 2 (0.33%) Solaris
10 2 (0.33%) CentOS
11 1 (0.16%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.16%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.16%) HPUX
11 1 (0.16%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 267 (43.63%) MVC
2 239 (39.05%) Agile Software Development
3 154 (25.16%) OOP
4 116 (18.95%) TDD
5 113 (18.46%) Software Engineering
6 99 (16.18%) OOD
7 86 (14.05%) Web Application Development
8 79 (12.91%) OO PHP
9 76 (12.42%) Web Development
10 68 (11.11%) BDD
11 58 (9.48%) Unit Testing
12 43 (7.03%) Mentoring
13 42 (6.86%) SDLC
13 42 (6.86%) SOA
14 40 (6.54%) E-Commerce
15 36 (5.88%) Scrum
16 35 (5.72%) Waterfall
17 29 (4.74%) Analytics
18 27 (4.41%) Continuous Integration
19 24 (3.92%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 330 (53.92%) C#
2 306 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 232 (37.91%) SQL
4 190 (31.05%) PHP
5 114 (18.63%) VB.NET
6 105 (17.16%) Java
7 97 (15.85%) T-SQL
8 59 (9.64%) Ruby
9 41 (6.70%) PHP5
10 40 (6.54%) VB
11 27 (4.41%) PL/SQL
12 23 (3.76%) C++
12 23 (3.76%) VB6
13 22 (3.59%) C
14 14 (2.29%) VBScript
15 10 (1.63%) VBA
16 9 (1.47%) SPARQL
17 7 (1.14%) Python
18 6 (0.98%) MATLAB
19 5 (0.82%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 88 (14.38%) Degree
2 12 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (1.47%) MCSD
4 8 (1.31%) Postgraduate
5 4 (0.65%) MCTS
5 4 (0.65%) MCP
5 4 (0.65%) MCAD
6 2 (0.33%) HND
6 2 (0.33%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.16%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (3.59%) QA
2 4 (0.65%) HL7
3 1 (0.16%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.16%) TickIT
Systems Management
1 4 (0.65%) Rundeck
2 2 (0.33%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 148 (24.18%) Microsoft
2 63 (10.29%) Oracle
3 46 (7.52%) Zend
4 30 (4.90%) Google
5 28 (4.58%) Facebook
6 26 (4.25%) Yahoo!
6 26 (4.25%) Apple
6 26 (4.25%) Sony
7 18 (2.94%) Sybase
8 11 (1.80%) Adobe
9 9 (1.47%) Metastorm
10 7 (1.14%) QNX
11 6 (0.98%) Twitter
12 4 (0.65%) InterSystems
13 3 (0.49%) IBM
13 3 (0.49%) HubSpot
14 2 (0.33%) Xamarin
14 2 (0.33%) Telerik
14 2 (0.33%) BT
14 2 (0.33%) Misys
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: From £16,000 to £24,000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 8 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
West Midlands
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 55k per year
Posted: 15 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nuneaton
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leamington Spa
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stafford
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
PNG Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £29,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £34000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum plus bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum plus bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Lockheed Martin
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
West Bromwich
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago