The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 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 West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Analysis and Design (OOA/OOD)
Rank 196 197 193
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Permanent jobs citing OOA/OOD 10 12 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.19% 0.22% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.28% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 9 12 7
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +37.09%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4033 4251 3666
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 75.77% 76.82% 74.71%
Number of salaries quoted 3333 3588 3163
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
OOA/OOD
England

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
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OOA/OOD across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

OOA/OOD Salary Histogram 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 23 July 2014. 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 - 3 £47,500 - 1
Warwickshire +14 2 £43,750 +25.00%
Coventry +1 2 £60,000 +33.33% 1
Staffordshire -6 2 £45,000 -21.73% 1
Worcestershire -1 1 £42,500 -
OOA/OOD
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 14 (60.87%) .NET
2 12 (52.17%) SQL Server
2 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
3 10 (43.48%) OO
3 10 (43.48%) TDD
4 9 (39.13%) VB.NET
5 7 (30.43%) C#
5 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
5 7 (30.43%) MVC
5 7 (30.43%) Scrum
5 7 (30.43%) Degree
5 7 (30.43%) jQuery
6 6 (26.09%) Unit Testing
6 6 (26.09%) Relational Database
6 6 (26.09%) Software Engineering
6 6 (26.09%) SQL
6 6 (26.09%) HTML
7 5 (21.74%) C++
7 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET
7 5 (21.74%) CSS
7 5 (21.74%) OOD
7 5 (21.74%) .NET Framework
7 5 (21.74%) Computer Science
7 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (17.39%) NUnit
8 4 (17.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (17.39%) Online Gambling
8 4 (17.39%) HTML5
8 4 (17.39%) Objective-C
8 4 (17.39%) Games

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 2 (8.70%) FileNet
1 2 (8.70%) LiveCycle
1 2 (8.70%) Confluence
1 2 (8.70%) Node.js
2 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.35%) GlassFish
2 1 (4.35%) MQSeries
2 1 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.35%) MS Project
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (52.17%) SQL Server
2 6 (26.09%) Relational Database
3 2 (8.70%) MongoDB
3 2 (8.70%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (8.70%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) NUnit
2 3 (13.04%) Subversion
3 2 (8.70%) Maven
3 2 (8.70%) JIRA
3 2 (8.70%) Hudson
3 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.35%) PVCS
4 1 (4.35%) Rational Rose
4 1 (4.35%) Eclipse
4 1 (4.35%) Toad
General
1 4 (17.39%) Games
2 3 (13.04%) Electronics
3 2 (8.70%) Finance
3 2 (8.70%) Retail
4 1 (4.35%) Marketing
4 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (73.91%) Developer
2 7 (30.43%) .NET Developer
3 5 (21.74%) C# Developer
3 5 (21.74%) VB.NET Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Java Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Software Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) C Software Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) ScrumMaster
5 3 (13.04%) C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Agile .NET Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Lead Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Software Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Architect
7 1 (4.35%) Business Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Technical Architect
7 1 (4.35%) Development Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (60.87%) .NET
2 7 (30.43%) jQuery
3 6 (26.09%) HTML
4 5 (21.74%) CSS
4 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET
4 5 (21.74%) .NET Framework
5 4 (17.39%) Web Services
5 4 (17.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (17.39%) HTML5
6 3 (13.04%) XML
6 3 (13.04%) XSLT
6 3 (13.04%) Spring
6 3 (13.04%) JSF
7 2 (8.70%) Java SE
7 2 (8.70%) J2EE
7 2 (8.70%) SOAP
7 2 (8.70%) REST
7 2 (8.70%) Backbone.js
7 2 (8.70%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (8.70%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Computer Science
2 4 (17.39%) Online Gambling
3 3 (13.04%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (13.04%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (8.70%) Mathematics
4 2 (8.70%) Open Source
5 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (4.35%) Client/Server
5 1 (4.35%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) OO
1 10 (43.48%) TDD
2 7 (30.43%) MVC
2 7 (30.43%) Scrum
3 6 (26.09%) Software Engineering
3 6 (26.09%) Unit Testing
4 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (21.74%) OOD
5 3 (13.04%) SOA
5 3 (13.04%) RUP
5 3 (13.04%) Pair Programming
5 3 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (13.04%) Quality Management
5 3 (13.04%) Static Code Analysis
6 2 (8.70%) DevOps
6 2 (8.70%) Release Management
6 2 (8.70%) BDD
6 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (8.70%) Kanban
6 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) VB.NET
2 7 (30.43%) C#
2 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
3 6 (26.09%) SQL
4 5 (21.74%) C++
5 4 (17.39%) Java
5 4 (17.39%) C
5 4 (17.39%) Objective-C
6 3 (13.04%) Embedded C
7 2 (8.70%) Groovy
7 2 (8.70%) Scala
7 2 (8.70%) Clojure
7 2 (8.70%) VC++
8 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) IBM
3 2 (8.70%) Adobe
3 2 (8.70%) Twitter
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle
4 1 (4.35%) SAP
4 1 (4.35%) JBoss
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