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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 39 43 41
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Permanent jobs citing OO 281 277 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.98% 5.47% 5.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.73% 6.60% 6.32%
Number of salaries quoted 261 263 217
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
OO
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
4901 4194 3560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 86.94% 82.80% 82.58%
Number of salaries quoted 4039 3586 2872
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

OO
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

OO
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

OO
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 9 February 2016.

OO Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

OO
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 9 February 2016. 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 98 £45,000 +16.12% 16
Staffordshire +7 41 £45,000 +20.00% 6
Warwickshire -33 38 £42,500 -8.10% 8
Coventry -1 32 £50,000 +42.85% 4
Worcestershire +10 30 £42,500 +13.33% 5
Walsall +9 28 £80,000 +137.03% 1
Shropshire +7 10 £45,000 +38.46% 5
Solihull +6 7 £45,000 +80.00% 2
Wolverhampton +1 4 £55,000 +61.76%
Dudley - 2 £25,500 -
OO
England

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

1 291 (50.87%) Agile Software Development
2 289 (50.52%) JavaScript
3 272 (47.55%) .NET
4 271 (47.38%) C#
5 243 (42.48%) HTML
6 235 (41.08%) SQL
7 226 (39.51%) CSS
8 197 (34.44%) MVC
9 195 (34.09%) XML
10 178 (31.12%) ASP.NET
11 166 (29.02%) Java
12 157 (27.45%) OOP
13 151 (26.40%) jQuery
14 146 (25.52%) SQL Server
15 126 (22.03%) Web Services
16 119 (20.80%) Git (software)
17 118 (20.63%) OOD
18 112 (19.58%) Scrum
18 112 (19.58%) HTML5
19 110 (19.23%) PHP
20 103 (18.01%) Degree
21 98 (17.13%) ASP.NET MVC
22 96 (16.78%) Software Engineering
23 92 (16.08%) TDD
24 90 (15.73%) Linux
25 88 (15.38%) REST
25 88 (15.38%) WCF
26 87 (15.21%) Microsoft
27 83 (14.51%) MySQL
27 83 (14.51%) Mentoring

OO
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 45 (7.87%) Apache
2 37 (6.47%) Node.js
3 29 (5.07%) nginx
4 20 (3.50%) IIS
5 13 (2.27%) Confluence
6 8 (1.40%) Apache Spark
6 8 (1.40%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (1.22%) WebLogic
8 6 (1.05%) CMS
9 5 (0.87%) Apache ServiceMix
9 5 (0.87%) ColdFusion
9 5 (0.87%) JBoss
9 5 (0.87%) Tomcat
10 4 (0.70%) Apache Solr
10 4 (0.70%) WordPress
11 3 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
11 3 (0.52%) Drupal
11 3 (0.52%) Facebook Platform
11 3 (0.52%) SAS
12 2 (0.35%) Umbraco
Applications
1 33 (5.77%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.40%) MS Office
3 3 (0.52%) SPSS
4 2 (0.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.17%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 37 (6.47%) Magento
2 4 (0.70%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.70%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 3 (0.52%) Dynamics GP
3 3 (0.52%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.17%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 47 (8.22%) SaaS
2 8 (1.40%) Google Analytics
3 7 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (1.05%) GitHub
4 6 (1.05%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 34 (5.94%) Internet
2 15 (2.62%) Network Security
3 14 (2.45%) HTTP
4 8 (1.40%) Skype
5 4 (0.70%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.52%) DAB
7 2 (0.35%) Firewall
7 2 (0.35%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.17%) CTI
8 1 (0.17%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 146 (25.52%) SQL Server
2 83 (14.51%) MySQL
3 68 (11.89%) NoSQL
4 60 (10.49%) Relational Database
5 46 (8.04%) SQL Server 2014
6 30 (5.24%) RDBMS
7 29 (5.07%) Apache Cassandra
8 27 (4.72%) MongoDB
9 24 (4.20%) Neo4j
10 15 (2.62%) SQL Server 2008
11 14 (2.45%) SQL Server 2005
12 12 (2.10%) Big Data
13 9 (1.57%) Hadoop
14 8 (1.40%) Apache Accumulo
14 8 (1.40%) IBM InfoSphere
15 6 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
16 5 (0.87%) Crystal Reports
16 5 (0.87%) DB2
16 5 (0.87%) PostgreSQL
16 5 (0.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 119 (20.80%) Git (software)
2 39 (6.82%) Subversion
3 32 (5.59%) Jenkins
4 28 (4.90%) Visual Studio
5 21 (3.67%) Selenium
6 18 (3.15%) TeamCity
7 13 (2.27%) JIRA
7 13 (2.27%) JUnit
8 10 (1.75%) Cucumber
9 8 (1.40%) Eclipse
9 8 (1.40%) Xcode
10 7 (1.22%) FogBugz
10 7 (1.22%) Hudson
10 7 (1.22%) SpecFlow
10 7 (1.22%) WebDriver
11 5 (0.87%) Bugzilla
11 5 (0.87%) JIRA Agile
11 5 (0.87%) LSMW
11 5 (0.87%) Maven
11 5 (0.87%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 57 (9.97%) Finance
2 32 (5.59%) Games
3 29 (5.07%) Retail
4 17 (2.97%) Marketing
5 10 (1.75%) Telecoms
6 7 (1.22%) Local Government
7 6 (1.05%) Law
8 5 (0.87%) Military
9 4 (0.70%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.52%) Back Office
10 3 (0.52%) Banking
10 3 (0.52%) French Language
10 3 (0.52%) German Language
10 3 (0.52%) Italian Language
10 3 (0.52%) Russian Language
10 3 (0.52%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.17%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 421 (73.60%) Developer
2 157 (27.45%) .NET Developer
3 97 (16.96%) C# Developer
4 95 (16.61%) PHP Developer
5 74 (12.94%) Senior Developer
6 72 (12.59%) C# .NET Developer
7 63 (11.01%) Java Developer
8 61 (10.66%) Web Developer
9 43 (7.52%) Software Developer
10 37 (6.47%) Graduate
11 36 (6.29%) PHP Web Developer
12 35 (6.12%) Graduate Developer
13 31 (5.42%) Agile Developer
14 30 (5.24%) .NET Software Developer
14 30 (5.24%) ASP.NET Developer
15 29 (5.07%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 28 (4.90%) C# Software Developer
16 28 (4.90%) Lead Developer
16 28 (4.90%) Senior Java Developer
17 26 (4.55%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 272 (47.55%) .NET
2 243 (42.48%) HTML
3 226 (39.51%) CSS
4 195 (34.09%) XML
5 178 (31.12%) ASP.NET
6 151 (26.40%) jQuery
7 126 (22.03%) Web Services
8 112 (19.58%) HTML5
9 98 (17.13%) ASP.NET MVC
10 88 (15.38%) REST
10 88 (15.38%) WCF
11 81 (14.16%) AngularJS
12 73 (12.76%) RESTful
13 72 (12.59%) JSON
14 65 (11.36%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 61 (10.66%) Ajax
16 50 (8.74%) J2EE
17 49 (8.57%) LAMP
18 46 (8.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 45 (7.87%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 56 (9.79%) Computer Science
2 33 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (5.07%) N-Tier
4 23 (4.02%) BBC
4 23 (4.02%) Social Media
5 21 (3.67%) Mobile App
6 16 (2.80%) Data Integration
7 12 (2.10%) Enterprise Software
8 10 (1.75%) Client/Server
9 8 (1.40%) Internet of Things
9 8 (1.40%) VHDL
10 7 (1.22%) User Experience
11 6 (1.05%) Linked Data
11 6 (1.05%) Semantic Web
12 5 (0.87%) Mathematics
13 4 (0.70%) Inversion of Control
13 4 (0.70%) Online Gambling
13 4 (0.70%) Replication
13 4 (0.70%) Statistics
14 3 (0.52%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 90 (15.73%) Linux
2 62 (10.84%) Windows
3 29 (5.07%) Debian
3 29 (5.07%) Ubuntu
4 19 (3.32%) Apple iOS
5 15 (2.62%) Android
6 11 (1.92%) Unix
7 8 (1.40%) Mac OS
7 8 (1.40%) Mac OS X
8 6 (1.05%) Solaris
9 5 (0.87%) Windows Server
9 5 (0.87%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.17%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.17%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.17%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 291 (50.87%) Agile Software Development
2 197 (34.44%) MVC
3 157 (27.45%) OOP
4 118 (20.63%) OOD
5 112 (19.58%) Scrum
6 96 (16.78%) Software Engineering
7 92 (16.08%) TDD
8 83 (14.51%) Mentoring
9 79 (13.81%) Web Development
10 61 (10.66%) Open Source
11 60 (10.49%) Continuous Integration
12 59 (10.31%) Unit Testing
13 57 (9.97%) E-Commerce
14 52 (9.09%) SOA
15 51 (8.92%) Web Application Development
16 43 (7.52%) OO PHP
17 42 (7.34%) BDD
18 36 (6.29%) SDLC
19 34 (5.94%) Coaching
20 32 (5.59%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 289 (50.52%) JavaScript
2 271 (47.38%) C#
3 235 (41.08%) SQL
4 166 (29.02%) Java
5 110 (19.23%) PHP
6 56 (9.79%) C++
7 50 (8.74%) T-SQL
8 47 (8.22%) Ruby
9 39 (6.82%) VB.NET
10 31 (5.42%) C
11 29 (5.07%) PHP 5
12 28 (4.90%) VB
13 24 (4.20%) Scala
14 17 (2.97%) Clojure
14 17 (2.97%) Perl
15 16 (2.80%) Groovy
15 16 (2.80%) Python
16 13 (2.27%) XPath
17 10 (1.75%) Objective-C
17 10 (1.75%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 103 (18.01%) Degree
2 32 (5.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 24 (4.20%) Security Cleared
4 18 (3.15%) MCSD
5 9 (1.57%) ISTQB
5 9 (1.57%) MCTS
6 8 (1.40%) DV Cleared
6 8 (1.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 8 (1.40%) MCPD
6 8 (1.40%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.52%) PhD
8 1 (0.17%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.17%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (5.59%) QA
2 12 (2.10%) PCI DSS
3 8 (1.40%) ISO 9000
3 8 (1.40%) TickIT
4 6 (1.05%) SLA
5 3 (0.52%) Basel II
5 3 (0.52%) HL7
System Software
1 17 (2.97%) Docker
2 8 (1.40%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 11 (1.92%) Rundeck
2 2 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 87 (15.21%) Microsoft
2 62 (10.84%) Google
3 42 (7.34%) Zend
4 33 (5.77%) Pega
5 27 (4.72%) Oracle
6 26 (4.55%) Facebook
7 23 (4.02%) Apple
7 23 (4.02%) Sony
7 23 (4.02%) Yahoo!
8 16 (2.80%) Twitter
9 9 (1.57%) IBM
9 9 (1.57%) Salesforce.com
9 9 (1.57%) SAP
10 8 (1.40%) Atlassian
11 7 (1.22%) Sybase
12 5 (0.87%) MuleSoft
12 5 (0.87%) WSO2
13 3 (0.52%) Cerner
13 3 (0.52%) McKesson
13 3 (0.52%) Misys
Birmingham
Mobile Fun
Salary: £25,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 19 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
SQ Computer Personnel
Salary: Market Rate
Posted: 21 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
SQ Computer Personnel
Salary: Market Rate
Posted: 21 hours ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + pension +25 days hol +salary reviews
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
Nigel Frank International
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £27000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Brierley Hill, West Midlands (County)
T.H. Baker
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum 25 days A/L + BH per annum, 40 Hrs p
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: £27k - 30k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Lichfield
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Redditch
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Lichfield
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £58000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £26000 - £34000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 30,000 + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leamington Spa
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago