The table below looks at the statistics for OOA/OOD 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 OOA/OOD over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Analysis and Design (OOA/OOD)
Rank 215 205 199
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -6
Permanent jobs citing OOA/OOD 5 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.087% 0.17% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.10% 0.21% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 10
Average salary £43,500 £43,750 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £33,350
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,750 £45,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
-9.44% +17.64%
OOA/OOD
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
4833 4295 4258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 84.10% 79.83% 78.98%
Number of salaries quoted 3963 3575 3593
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

OOA/OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

OOA/OOD Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

OOA/OOD
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

OOA/OOD Salary Trend in the West Midlands

OOA/OOD
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 OOA/OOD within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 6 July 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 -1 3 £50,000 +5.26%
Staffordshire +9 2 £42,500 +21.42%
OOA/OOD
England

OOA/OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing OOA/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 OOA/OOD.

1 15 (78.95%) C#
2 14 (73.68%) SQL
2 14 (73.68%) .NET
3 13 (68.42%) SQL Server
4 12 (63.16%) ASP.NET
4 12 (63.16%) CSS
4 12 (63.16%) HTML
4 12 (63.16%) JavaScript
4 12 (63.16%) .NET Framework
5 11 (57.89%) OO
5 11 (57.89%) T-SQL
6 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
6 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (52.63%) Ajax
7 8 (42.11%) MCTS
7 8 (42.11%) Dynamics CRM
7 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (42.11%) BizTalk Server
7 8 (42.11%) IIS
7 8 (42.11%) CRM
7 8 (42.11%) SharePoint
7 8 (42.11%) MCP
7 8 (42.11%) MCAD
7 8 (42.11%) MCSD
7 8 (42.11%) Windows
7 8 (42.11%) WCF
7 8 (42.11%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Azure
7 8 (42.11%) SharePoint 2013
7 8 (42.11%) SharePoint 2010

OOA/OOD
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing OOA/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 OOA/OOD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (42.11%) IIS
1 8 (42.11%) SharePoint
1 8 (42.11%) BizTalk Server
1 8 (42.11%) SharePoint 2010
1 8 (42.11%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (42.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (42.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (68.42%) SQL Server
2 8 (42.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (15.79%) NoSQL
4 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
4 2 (10.53%) RDBMS
4 2 (10.53%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) NUnit
2 1 (5.26%) Selenium
2 1 (5.26%) FitNesse
2 1 (5.26%) TestNG
2 1 (5.26%) AccuRev
2 1 (5.26%) Mockito
2 1 (5.26%) Cucumber
2 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Developer
2 8 (42.11%) SharePoint Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Integration Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Software Architect
4 2 (10.53%) C# Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Applications Architect
5 1 (5.26%) .NET Architect
5 1 (5.26%) .NET Technical Architect
5 1 (5.26%) WinForms Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Java Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (73.68%) .NET
2 12 (63.16%) ASP.NET
2 12 (63.16%) CSS
2 12 (63.16%) .NET Framework
2 12 (63.16%) HTML
3 10 (52.63%) Ajax
4 8 (42.11%) WCF
5 3 (15.79%) jQuery
5 3 (15.79%) HTML5
6 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (10.53%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (10.53%) RESTful
6 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (10.53%) SOAP
6 2 (10.53%) XML
6 2 (10.53%) XSL
6 2 (10.53%) XHTML
6 2 (10.53%) Middleware
6 2 (10.53%) Oracle ADF
7 1 (5.26%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) N-Tier
1 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Data Structures
2 1 (5.26%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) OO
2 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (42.11%) CRM
4 5 (26.32%) OOP
5 4 (21.05%) SOA
5 4 (21.05%) MVC
5 4 (21.05%) Unit Testing
6 3 (15.79%) Open Source
6 3 (15.79%) OOD
6 3 (15.79%) UML
6 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
7 2 (10.53%) TDD
7 2 (10.53%) TOGAF
7 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (10.53%) Web Development
7 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
7 2 (10.53%) Software Architecture
7 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (5.26%) Waterfall
8 1 (5.26%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 15 (78.95%) C#
2 14 (73.68%) SQL
3 12 (63.16%) JavaScript
4 11 (57.89%) T-SQL
5 3 (15.79%) Java
6 2 (10.53%) C++
6 2 (10.53%) VB
6 2 (10.53%) VB.NET
6 2 (10.53%) VC++
6 2 (10.53%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) MCP
1 8 (42.11%) MCAD
1 8 (42.11%) MCSD
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (42.11%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle