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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 193 168 178
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +10
Permanent jobs citing OOD 44 46 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.77% 0.86% 0.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 1.00% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 38 46 49
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +18.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £35,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
5034 4623 4751
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 88.10% 86.70% 84.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3957 3834 3998
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £69,000 £63,299
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 1 October 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 1 October 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 -33 10 £35,000 -6.66% 3
Warwickshire +3 9 £42,500 +7.59%
Wolverhampton - 9 £21,500 -
Staffordshire -2 8 £26,500 -51.81%
Coventry -3 6 £50,000 +10.49%
Shropshire - 4 £21,500 -
Worcestershire +14 1 £42,500 +13.33%
OOD
England

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 71 (69.61%) OO
2 62 (60.78%) .NET
3 58 (56.86%) C#
3 58 (56.86%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (49.02%) SQL
5 47 (46.08%) HTML
6 45 (44.12%) JavaScript
6 45 (44.12%) XML
7 40 (39.22%) ASP.NET
8 37 (36.27%) MVC
9 35 (34.31%) CSS
10 31 (30.39%) SQL Server
11 26 (25.49%) Java
11 26 (25.49%) jQuery
12 24 (23.53%) Scrum
13 23 (22.55%) Software Engineering
13 23 (22.55%) OOP
14 21 (20.59%) Web Services
15 20 (19.61%) REST
16 19 (18.63%) Relational Database
17 18 (17.65%) Visual Studio
18 17 (16.67%) WCF
18 17 (16.67%) Mentoring
19 16 (15.69%) .NET Framework
19 16 (15.69%) HTML5
19 16 (15.69%) Linux
19 16 (15.69%) XSD
19 16 (15.69%) SOA
19 16 (15.69%) Finance
19 16 (15.69%) 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 7 (6.86%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.90%) Apache
3 3 (2.94%) Facebook Platform
4 2 (1.96%) nginx
5 1 (0.98%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.98%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 5 (4.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.96%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (8.82%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.92%) IaaS
3 4 (3.92%) PaaS
3 4 (3.92%) SaaS
4 2 (1.96%) Amazon CloudSearch
4 2 (1.96%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.96%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 2 (1.96%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.86%) HTTP
2 1 (0.98%) LDAP
2 1 (0.98%) Skype
2 1 (0.98%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (30.39%) SQL Server
2 19 (18.63%) Relational Database
3 12 (11.76%) NoSQL
4 9 (8.82%) Apache Cassandra
5 7 (6.86%) RDBMS
6 6 (5.88%) Couchbase
6 6 (5.88%) MongoDB
6 6 (5.88%) MySQL
6 6 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (2.94%) Redis
8 2 (1.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.98%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.98%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 18 (17.65%) Visual Studio
2 13 (12.75%) Git (software)
3 8 (7.84%) NUnit
3 8 (7.84%) Subversion
4 6 (5.88%) JUnit
5 5 (4.90%) Cucumber
5 5 (4.90%) Selenium
5 5 (4.90%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (3.92%) CruiseControl
6 4 (3.92%) Eclipse
6 4 (3.92%) Jenkins
6 4 (3.92%) NSubstitute
6 4 (3.92%) ReSharper
7 3 (2.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (2.94%) Gradle
7 3 (2.94%) JIRA
8 2 (1.96%) Xcode
9 1 (0.98%) Concordion
9 1 (0.98%) RSpec
9 1 (0.98%) WATIR
General
1 16 (15.69%) Finance
1 16 (15.69%) Retail
2 9 (8.82%) Games
3 2 (1.96%) Automotive
4 1 (0.98%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.98%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 82 (80.39%) Developer
2 31 (30.39%) .NET Developer
3 21 (20.59%) C# Developer
4 16 (15.69%) C# .NET Developer
4 16 (15.69%) Senior Developer
5 13 (12.75%) Java Developer
6 11 (10.78%) Software Engineer
7 10 (9.80%) Lead Developer
7 10 (9.80%) Software Developer
8 8 (7.84%) Agile Developer
8 8 (7.84%) Agile Java Developer
8 8 (7.84%) Junior
8 8 (7.84%) Junior Developer
9 7 (6.86%) J2EE Developer
9 7 (6.86%) Python Developer
9 7 (6.86%) Senior Agile Developer
9 7 (6.86%) Senior Agile Java Developer
9 7 (6.86%) Senior J2EE Developer
9 7 (6.86%) Senior Java Developer
9 7 (6.86%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (60.78%) .NET
2 47 (46.08%) HTML
3 45 (44.12%) XML
4 40 (39.22%) ASP.NET
5 35 (34.31%) CSS
6 26 (25.49%) jQuery
7 21 (20.59%) Web Services
8 20 (19.61%) REST
9 17 (16.67%) WCF
10 16 (15.69%) .NET Framework
10 16 (15.69%) HTML5
10 16 (15.69%) XSD
11 14 (13.73%) XSLT
12 12 (11.76%) KnockoutJS
13 11 (10.78%) ASP.NET Web API
14 10 (9.80%) ADO.NET
15 9 (8.82%) Ajax
15 9 (8.82%) LAMP
16 8 (7.84%) Servlets
16 8 (7.84%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.88%) Mobile App
2 5 (4.90%) Computer Science
2 5 (4.90%) iPad
2 5 (4.90%) Management Information System
2 5 (4.90%) N-Tier
3 4 (3.92%) Algorithms
3 4 (3.92%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.94%) Online Gambling
5 1 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.98%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 16 (15.69%) Linux
2 12 (11.76%) Windows
3 6 (5.88%) Unix
4 2 (1.96%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.96%) Debian
4 2 (1.96%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.98%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (69.61%) OO
2 58 (56.86%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (36.27%) MVC
4 24 (23.53%) Scrum
5 23 (22.55%) OOP
5 23 (22.55%) Software Engineering
6 17 (16.67%) Mentoring
7 16 (15.69%) SOA
7 16 (15.69%) TDD
8 14 (13.73%) SDLC
9 12 (11.76%) Web Development
10 8 (7.84%) Coaching
10 8 (7.84%) Migration
10 8 (7.84%) Open Source
11 7 (6.86%) Line Management
11 7 (6.86%) Mobile Development
11 7 (6.86%) UML
12 6 (5.88%) Unit Testing
13 5 (4.90%) Business Analysis
13 5 (4.90%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 58 (56.86%) C#
2 50 (49.02%) SQL
3 45 (44.12%) JavaScript
4 26 (25.49%) Java
5 13 (12.75%) T-SQL
5 13 (12.75%) VB.NET
6 12 (11.76%) PHP
6 12 (11.76%) Python
7 9 (8.82%) C++
8 5 (4.90%) C
8 5 (4.90%) F#
8 5 (4.90%) TypeScript
9 4 (3.92%) Ruby
9 4 (3.92%) XAML
10 3 (2.94%) XPath
11 2 (1.96%) Apple Swift
11 2 (1.96%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.96%) PHP 5
12 1 (0.98%) Embedded C++
12 1 (0.98%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (13.73%) Degree
2 5 (4.90%) MCSD
2 5 (4.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (4.90%) SC Cleared
2 5 (4.90%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.94%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.94%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (12.75%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.92%) DevExpress
3 3 (2.94%) Facebook
4 2 (1.96%) Google
4 2 (1.96%) Oracle
4 2 (1.96%) Zend
5 1 (0.98%) Cognizant
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