The table below looks at the statistics for OOD skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 204 146 181
Rank change year-on-year
-58 +35
Permanent jobs citing OOD 28 71 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.51% 1.38% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 1.61% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 23 63 50
Median salary £35,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.47% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,250 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.88% +12.50%
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
4866 4412 4898
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 88.76% 85.87% 85.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3772 3706 4310
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing OOD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

OOD
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

OOD Salary Trend in the West Midlands

OOD
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OOD across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

OOD Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

OOD
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOD within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire +6 7 £30,000 -29.41%
Coventry -7 5 £42,500 -2.85% 1
Birmingham -37 5 £30,000 -4.00% 2
Staffordshire -16 4 £42,500 -22.72% 2
Halesowen - 3 £25,000 - 1
Walsall - 1 £42,500 -
OOD
England

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT jobs citing OOD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for OOD.

1 48 (68.57%) OO
2 42 (60.00%) .NET
3 37 (52.86%) C#
4 33 (47.14%) JavaScript
5 31 (44.29%) SQL
6 28 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (38.57%) HTML
8 24 (34.29%) ASP.NET
9 23 (32.86%) CSS
9 23 (32.86%) MVC
10 21 (30.00%) SQL Server
11 20 (28.57%) Java
11 20 (28.57%) Scrum
12 16 (22.86%) Visual Studio
13 15 (21.43%) jQuery
14 14 (20.00%) Mentoring
14 14 (20.00%) Web Services
14 14 (20.00%) OOP
14 14 (20.00%) Software Engineering
15 13 (18.57%) XML
16 12 (17.14%) Degree
17 11 (15.71%) Finance
17 11 (15.71%) SDLC
18 10 (14.29%) Python
19 9 (12.86%) Linux
19 9 (12.86%) Relational Database
19 9 (12.86%) REST
20 8 (11.43%) NoSQL
20 8 (11.43%) TypeScript
20 8 (11.43%) TDD

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.29%) ColdFusion
1 3 (4.29%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.43%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.43%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.43%) WebLogic Portal
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.71%) SaaS
3 3 (4.29%) GitHub
4 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.43%) Amazon CloudSearch
5 1 (1.43%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.43%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (1.43%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (1.43%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.43%) IaaS
5 1 (1.43%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.86%) HTTP
1 2 (2.86%) Skype
2 1 (1.43%) LDAP
2 1 (1.43%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (12.86%) Relational Database
3 8 (11.43%) NoSQL
4 6 (8.57%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (8.57%) Couchbase
4 6 (8.57%) MongoDB
5 4 (5.71%) MySQL
6 3 (4.29%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (22.86%) Visual Studio
2 7 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (8.57%) Cucumber
3 6 (8.57%) Selenium
4 5 (7.14%) Subversion
5 4 (5.71%) CruiseControl
5 4 (5.71%) Jenkins
5 4 (5.71%) NUnit
6 3 (4.29%) JUnit
7 1 (1.43%) Concordion
7 1 (1.43%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.43%) Gitweb
7 1 (1.43%) Gradle
7 1 (1.43%) JBehave
7 1 (1.43%) JIRA
7 1 (1.43%) RSpec
7 1 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.43%) WATIR
7 1 (1.43%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.43%) Xcode
General
1 11 (15.71%) Finance
2 7 (10.00%) Retail
3 6 (8.57%) Games
4 2 (2.86%) Marketing
5 1 (1.43%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 58 (82.86%) Developer
2 20 (28.57%) .NET Developer
3 18 (25.71%) C# Developer
4 13 (18.57%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (17.14%) Java Developer
6 11 (15.71%) Junior
6 11 (15.71%) Junior Developer
7 9 (12.86%) Senior Developer
7 9 (12.86%) Software Developer
7 9 (12.86%) SQL Developer
8 8 (11.43%) ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (11.43%) Junior C# Developer
9 7 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (8.57%) Junior .NET Developer
11 5 (7.14%) Agile Developer
11 5 (7.14%) Agile Java Developer
11 5 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
11 5 (7.14%) Python Developer
12 4 (5.71%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 4 (5.71%) Junior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (60.00%) .NET
2 27 (38.57%) HTML
3 24 (34.29%) ASP.NET
4 23 (32.86%) CSS
5 15 (21.43%) jQuery
6 14 (20.00%) Web Services
7 13 (18.57%) XML
8 9 (12.86%) REST
9 7 (10.00%) LAMP
9 7 (10.00%) SOAP
10 6 (8.57%) .NET Framework
10 6 (8.57%) KnockoutJS
11 5 (7.14%) J2EE
11 5 (7.14%) Servlets
11 5 (7.14%) Spring
11 5 (7.14%) WAMP
11 5 (7.14%) WCF
12 4 (5.71%) AngularJS
12 4 (5.71%) JSP
12 4 (5.71%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.57%) Mobile App
2 5 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.29%) Client/Server
3 3 (4.29%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.29%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (4.29%) iPad
4 1 (1.43%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.43%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (1.43%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.86%) Linux
2 6 (8.57%) Unix
2 6 (8.57%) Windows
3 1 (1.43%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (68.57%) OO
2 28 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (32.86%) MVC
4 20 (28.57%) Scrum
5 14 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 14 (20.00%) OOP
5 14 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 11 (15.71%) SDLC
7 8 (11.43%) TDD
8 7 (10.00%) Coaching
8 7 (10.00%) Open Source
9 6 (8.57%) Mobile Development
9 6 (8.57%) SOA
9 6 (8.57%) Web Development
10 5 (7.14%) Business Analysis
10 5 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (7.14%) OOA/OOD
11 4 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (5.71%) Service Management
11 4 (5.71%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (52.86%) C#
2 33 (47.14%) JavaScript
3 31 (44.29%) SQL
4 20 (28.57%) Java
5 10 (14.29%) Python
6 8 (11.43%) TypeScript
7 7 (10.00%) PHP
7 7 (10.00%) T-SQL
7 7 (10.00%) VB.NET
8 5 (7.14%) F#
9 4 (5.71%) Ruby
10 3 (4.29%) XPath
11 2 (2.86%) C
11 2 (2.86%) C++
12 1 (1.43%) Apple Swift
12 1 (1.43%) Objective-C
12 1 (1.43%) PL/SQL
12 1 (1.43%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (17.14%) Degree
2 5 (7.14%) MCSD
2 5 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 5 (7.14%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.29%) HND
4 1 (1.43%) ISEB
4 1 (1.43%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.29%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (11.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.86%) Oracle
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £24000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Staffordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Stafford
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago