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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 169 166 150
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -16
Permanent jobs citing OOD 75 63 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.21% 1.17% 1.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.39% 1.40% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 72 57 53
Median salary £42,655 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.87% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,100 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £49,800 £43,350
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
5415 4508 4216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 87.55% 83.73% 84.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4229 3767 3500
Median salary £42,655 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.36% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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
Birmingham -7 34 £42,500 +21.42% 2
Staffordshire +19 16 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Coventry +9 10 £42,655 +17.66% 2
Warwickshire +1 8 £55,000 +22.22%
Walsall -15 3 £35,000 -17.64%
Worcestershire -11 1 £45,000 +104.54%
Shropshire - 1 £45,000 -
OOD
England

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 May 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.

1 117 (80.69%) OO
2 110 (75.86%) XML
3 106 (73.10%) Agile Software Development
4 84 (57.93%) HTML
5 79 (54.48%) SQL
6 76 (52.41%) JavaScript
7 73 (50.34%) CSS
8 71 (48.97%) REST
9 57 (39.31%) Scrum
10 56 (38.62%) C#
11 54 (37.24%) .NET
12 51 (35.17%) Linux
13 49 (33.79%) JSON
13 49 (33.79%) Git (software)
14 46 (31.72%) jQuery
14 46 (31.72%) MySQL
15 45 (31.03%) Apache
16 43 (29.66%) ASP.NET
17 38 (26.21%) Software Engineering
17 38 (26.21%) Web Development
18 37 (25.52%) Degree
19 35 (24.14%) PHP
19 35 (24.14%) Unit Testing
20 33 (22.76%) Java
21 31 (21.38%) Open Source
22 30 (20.69%) PHP 5
22 30 (20.69%) nginx
22 30 (20.69%) Magento
22 30 (20.69%) Symfony
22 30 (20.69%) Zend

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 45 (31.03%) Apache
2 30 (20.69%) nginx
3 13 (8.97%) Facebook Platform
4 7 (4.83%) Oracle UPK
4 7 (4.83%) Oracle Workflow
5 5 (3.45%) Node.js
6 3 (2.07%) IIS
7 2 (1.38%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.69%) CMS
8 1 (0.69%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 7 (4.83%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 30 (20.69%) Magento
2 7 (4.83%) HFM
2 7 (4.83%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (4.83%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (4.83%) Oracle FAH
2 7 (4.83%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.76%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.38%) Amazon CloudSearch
2 2 (1.38%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (1.38%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 2 (1.38%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (1.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (13.10%) HTTP
2 3 (2.07%) Internet
3 1 (0.69%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (31.72%) MySQL
2 20 (13.79%) NoSQL
3 16 (11.03%) Relational Database
4 15 (10.34%) Apache Cassandra
4 15 (10.34%) Redis
5 13 (8.97%) SQL Server
6 7 (4.83%) Oracle BI EE
6 7 (4.83%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 7 (4.83%) Oracle Reports
6 7 (4.83%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (4.83%) SQLPlus
7 5 (3.45%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.69%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.69%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 49 (33.79%) Git (software)
2 17 (11.72%) Visual Studio
3 16 (11.03%) Eclipse
3 16 (11.03%) ReSharper
3 16 (11.03%) Team Foundation Server
4 15 (10.34%) JUnit
4 15 (10.34%) NSubstitute
4 15 (10.34%) NUnit
5 14 (9.66%) Subversion
6 7 (4.83%) Oracle Forms
6 7 (4.83%) Selenium
6 7 (4.83%) Toad
7 6 (4.14%) Jenkins
8 4 (2.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (2.76%) Gradle
8 4 (2.76%) JIRA
8 4 (2.76%) Xcode
9 1 (0.69%) jMock
9 1 (0.69%) RSpec
9 1 (0.69%) WATIR
General
1 28 (19.31%) Games
2 20 (13.79%) Finance
3 14 (9.66%) Retail
4 2 (1.38%) Local Government
5 1 (0.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 111 (76.55%) Developer
2 37 (25.52%) Senior Developer
3 33 (22.76%) .NET Developer
4 31 (21.38%) Web Developer
5 30 (20.69%) PHP Developer
5 30 (20.69%) PHP Web Developer
6 27 (18.62%) Magento Developer
6 27 (18.62%) PHP Magento Developer
7 22 (15.17%) Java Developer
8 20 (13.79%) Senior Java Developer
9 19 (13.10%) Software Engineer
10 14 (9.66%) C++ Software Engineer
11 13 (8.97%) J2EE Developer
11 13 (8.97%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 13 (8.97%) Senior J2EE Developer
11 13 (8.97%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
12 11 (7.59%) Agile Developer
12 11 (7.59%) Agile Java Developer
12 11 (7.59%) C# Developer
12 11 (7.59%) Senior Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (75.86%) XML
2 84 (57.93%) HTML
3 73 (50.34%) CSS
4 71 (48.97%) REST
5 54 (37.24%) .NET
6 49 (33.79%) JSON
7 46 (31.72%) jQuery
8 43 (29.66%) ASP.NET
9 30 (20.69%) .NET Framework
9 30 (20.69%) LAMP
9 30 (20.69%) LEMP Stack
9 30 (20.69%) Symfony
9 30 (20.69%) Zend Framework
10 27 (18.62%) HTML5
11 26 (17.93%) XSD
12 25 (17.24%) Entity Framework
13 22 (15.17%) Ajax
13 22 (15.17%) XSLT
14 19 (13.10%) ADO.NET
14 19 (13.10%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 20 (13.79%) N-Tier
2 15 (10.34%) Inversion of Control
3 14 (9.66%) Online Gambling
4 13 (8.97%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.76%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.07%) Data Integration
7 2 (1.38%) Statistics
8 1 (0.69%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.69%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.69%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.69%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 51 (35.17%) Linux
2 30 (20.69%) Debian
2 30 (20.69%) Ubuntu
3 21 (14.48%) Windows
4 4 (2.76%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (80.69%) OO
2 106 (73.10%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (39.31%) Scrum
4 38 (26.21%) Software Engineering
4 38 (26.21%) Web Development
5 35 (24.14%) Unit Testing
6 31 (21.38%) Open Source
7 30 (20.69%) E-Commerce
8 27 (18.62%) SOA
9 25 (17.24%) MVC
9 25 (17.24%) OOP
10 22 (15.17%) Dependency Injection
11 21 (14.48%) Performance Optimisation
11 21 (14.48%) TDD
12 16 (11.03%) Migration
13 15 (10.34%) Mentoring
13 15 (10.34%) UML
14 14 (9.66%) Game Development
15 11 (7.59%) Coaching
16 10 (6.90%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 79 (54.48%) SQL
2 76 (52.41%) JavaScript
3 56 (38.62%) C#
4 35 (24.14%) PHP
5 33 (22.76%) Java
6 30 (20.69%) PHP 5
7 19 (13.10%) T-SQL
8 16 (11.03%) C++
9 15 (10.34%) XAML
10 14 (9.66%) PL/SQL
11 7 (4.83%) TypeScript
12 4 (2.76%) Apple Swift
12 4 (2.76%) Objective-C
12 4 (2.76%) XPath
13 2 (1.38%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.69%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 37 (25.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.21%) QA
System Software
1 7 (4.83%) Docker
Vendors
1 30 (20.69%) Google
1 30 (20.69%) Zend
2 16 (11.03%) DevExpress
3 13 (8.97%) Facebook
4 8 (5.52%) Oracle
5 7 (4.83%) Hyperion
5 7 (4.83%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.69%) IBM
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + flexible working
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Salary: £37000 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + holiday, pension
Posted: 3 days ago
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