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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 162 147 152
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +5
Permanent jobs citing OOD 52 61 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.98% 1.17% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.18% 1.43% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 46 58 48
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -3.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £43,100 £47,200
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
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
4398 4276 3936
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 83.04% 81.84% 78.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3634 3605 3290
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OOD across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 2 June 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOD within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 June 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
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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 -11 24 £35,000 +7.69% 8
Staffordshire +8 6 - -
Walsall 0 6 £55,000 +48.64%
Sutton Coldfield - 6 £37,500 -
Worcestershire -2 4 £22,000 -32.30%
Coventry -11 3 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Warwickshire - 2 £45,000 -
Herefordshire - 1 £35,000 -
OOD
England

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing 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 OOD.

1 104 (90.43%) OO
2 64 (55.65%) SQL
3 60 (52.17%) .NET
4 52 (45.22%) C#
4 52 (45.22%) HTML
5 50 (43.48%) MVC
6 44 (38.26%) JavaScript
7 39 (33.91%) CSS
7 39 (33.91%) Software Engineering
8 38 (33.04%) Finance
9 34 (29.57%) Degree
10 33 (28.70%) Windows
11 29 (25.22%) SQL Server
12 28 (24.35%) ASP.NET
13 27 (23.48%) Git (software)
14 26 (22.61%) Subversion
15 25 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
15 25 (21.74%) Microsoft
15 25 (21.74%) SDLC
16 24 (20.87%) XML
17 23 (20.00%) Unit Testing
18 21 (18.26%) WCF
19 20 (17.39%) jQuery
19 20 (17.39%) Computer Science
19 20 (17.39%) VB.NET
20 18 (15.65%) Web Services
20 18 (15.65%) MS Excel
20 18 (15.65%) .NET Framework
21 17 (14.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
21 17 (14.78%) Twitter Bootstrap

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing 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 OOD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (9.57%) IIS
2 10 (8.70%) Moodle
3 5 (4.35%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (1.74%) Oracle UPK
5 1 (0.87%) CMS
5 1 (0.87%) Apache
5 1 (0.87%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.87%) nginx
5 1 (0.87%) WordPress
Applications
1 18 (15.65%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.48%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 9 (7.83%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (4.35%) Oracle Financials
2 5 (4.35%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 5 (4.35%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (3.48%) Oracle FAH
4 2 (1.74%) HFM
5 1 (0.87%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.22%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (5.22%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.87%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.83%) Modbus
2 3 (2.61%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (25.22%) SQL Server
2 15 (13.04%) MySQL
3 14 (12.17%) Relational Database
4 11 (9.57%) RDBMS
4 11 (9.57%) Crystal Reports
5 9 (7.83%) Oracle Reports
5 9 (7.83%) Oracle BI EE
6 8 (6.96%) NoSQL
7 6 (5.22%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (5.22%) MongoDB
8 5 (4.35%) SQLPlus
8 5 (4.35%) EDRMS
8 5 (4.35%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 4 (3.48%) Oracle ODI
9 4 (3.48%) Oracle Database
10 3 (2.61%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (1.74%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.87%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 27 (23.48%) Git (software)
2 26 (22.61%) Subversion
3 8 (6.96%) Visual Studio
3 8 (6.96%) NUnit
4 6 (5.22%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (4.35%) Oracle Forms
5 5 (4.35%) Toad
6 2 (1.74%) QUnit
7 1 (0.87%) Maven
7 1 (0.87%) JUnit
7 1 (0.87%) Gradle
7 1 (0.87%) JIRA
7 1 (0.87%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.87%) TestNG
General
1 38 (33.04%) Finance
2 8 (6.96%) Investment Banking
2 8 (6.96%) Banking
3 6 (5.22%) Retail
4 5 (4.35%) Games
5 2 (1.74%) Back Office
6 1 (0.87%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 90 (78.26%) Developer
2 28 (24.35%) Software Developer
3 20 (17.39%) .NET Developer
4 18 (15.65%) Software Engineer
5 14 (12.17%) C# Developer
6 13 (11.30%) Junior Developer
6 13 (11.30%) PHP Developer
6 13 (11.30%) Junior
7 12 (10.43%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 11 (9.57%) Java Developer
8 11 (9.57%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 10 (8.70%) Senior Developer
10 9 (7.83%) Senior Java Developer
11 8 (6.96%) ASP.NET Developer
12 6 (5.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 6 (5.22%) C# .NET Developer
12 6 (5.22%) Junior Software Developer
12 6 (5.22%) Senior Software Engineer
12 6 (5.22%) Junior C# Developer
12 6 (5.22%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (52.17%) .NET
2 52 (45.22%) HTML
3 39 (33.91%) CSS
4 28 (24.35%) ASP.NET
5 24 (20.87%) XML
6 21 (18.26%) WCF
7 20 (17.39%) jQuery
8 18 (15.65%) Web Services
8 18 (15.65%) .NET Framework
9 17 (14.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 17 (14.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 16 (13.91%) WinForms
11 15 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC
12 14 (12.17%) HTML5
12 14 (12.17%) CSS3
13 13 (11.30%) Symfony
14 12 (10.43%) Middleware
15 11 (9.57%) ADO.NET
15 11 (9.57%) .NET Compact Framework
16 10 (8.70%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 20 (17.39%) Computer Science
2 15 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (10.43%) Device Driver
4 11 (9.57%) Client/Server
5 10 (8.70%) Mobile App
6 8 (6.96%) Equities
7 7 (6.09%) NHS
7 7 (6.09%) iPhone
7 7 (6.09%) Social Network
8 5 (4.35%) Management Information System
9 4 (3.48%) Embedded Systems
10 3 (2.61%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.87%) 3D Graphics
11 1 (0.87%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.87%) Physics
11 1 (0.87%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 33 (28.70%) Windows
2 12 (10.43%) Nucleus RTOS
2 12 (10.43%) Android
3 11 (9.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.61%) Linux
5 1 (0.87%) UNIX
5 1 (0.87%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (90.43%) OO
2 50 (43.48%) MVC
3 39 (33.91%) Software Engineering
4 25 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (21.74%) SDLC
5 23 (20.00%) Unit Testing
6 17 (14.78%) OOP
7 14 (12.17%) OO PHP
7 14 (12.17%) UML
8 12 (10.43%) Software Architecture
8 12 (10.43%) Mobile Development
8 12 (10.43%) TDD
9 11 (9.57%) Web Development
10 10 (8.70%) Refactoring
11 9 (7.83%) MVVM
11 9 (7.83%) Dependency Injection
11 9 (7.83%) Open Source
12 7 (6.09%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (5.22%) Software Testing
13 6 (5.22%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 64 (55.65%) SQL
2 52 (45.22%) C#
3 44 (38.26%) JavaScript
4 20 (17.39%) VB.NET
5 17 (14.78%) C++
6 14 (12.17%) PHP
6 14 (12.17%) T-SQL
7 13 (11.30%) VB
8 12 (10.43%) VB6
9 11 (9.57%) Java
10 10 (8.70%) C
11 5 (4.35%) PL/SQL
12 4 (3.48%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.87%) Python
Qualifications
1 34 (29.57%) Degree
2 6 (5.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (4.35%) HND
4 1 (0.87%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.83%) QA
Vendors
1 25 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 12 (10.43%) QNX
3 9 (7.83%) Oracle
4 5 (4.35%) BT
4 5 (4.35%) Hyperion
5 4 (3.48%) Informatica
5 4 (3.48%) Cognizant
6 3 (2.61%) Apple
7 1 (0.87%) Sybase
7 1 (0.87%) Zend
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Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum PLUS Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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The SmartList
Salary: 30000
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum + training, excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £37,500 per annum based on experience.
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: From £25,000 to £37,500 per annum based on experience
Posted: 15 days ago
Coventry
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago