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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 165 163 170
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Permanent jobs citing OOD 53 50 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.94% 0.93% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.11% 1.16% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 52 42 26
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £19,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
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
4769 4298 4319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 84.69% 80.10% 79.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3886 3556 3655
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,809
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,682 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
(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 +31 33 £37,500 - 4
Staffordshire -2 9 £55,000 +46.66% 1
Warwickshire +8 5 £39,500 -
Coventry -15 2 £38,750 -3.12%
OOD
England

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 94 (87.04%) OO
2 63 (58.33%) SQL
2 63 (58.33%) .NET
3 52 (48.15%) C#
4 45 (41.67%) Finance
5 40 (37.04%) JavaScript
6 37 (34.26%) HTML
7 36 (33.33%) CSS
8 35 (32.41%) XML
9 33 (30.56%) .NET Framework
9 33 (30.56%) Unit Testing
10 32 (29.63%) WCF
11 30 (27.78%) Degree
11 30 (27.78%) Software Engineering
11 30 (27.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 30 (27.78%) WinForms
12 28 (25.93%) Windows
13 27 (25.00%) Microsoft
14 26 (24.07%) IIS
14 26 (24.07%) MVC
15 25 (23.15%) Git (software)
16 24 (22.22%) Web Development
16 24 (22.22%) SDLC
16 24 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
16 24 (22.22%) VB.NET
16 24 (22.22%) SQL Server
17 23 (21.30%) Java
18 22 (20.37%) MS Excel
19 21 (19.44%) T-SQL
20 20 (18.52%) Web Services

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 26 (24.07%) IIS
2 4 (3.70%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (2.78%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.85%) Apache
4 2 (1.85%) nginx
4 2 (1.85%) Moodle
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle UPK
5 1 (0.93%) WordPress
5 1 (0.93%) CMS
Applications
1 22 (20.37%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.70%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 8 (7.41%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (3.70%) Oracle Financials
2 4 (3.70%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (3.70%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 3 (2.78%) Oracle FAH
3 3 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (1.85%) Magento
5 1 (0.93%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.41%) Internet
2 6 (5.56%) Modbus
3 2 (1.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 18 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
3 12 (11.11%) NoSQL
4 9 (8.33%) MySQL
5 8 (7.41%) Oracle BI EE
5 8 (7.41%) Oracle Reports
6 7 (6.48%) EDRMS
7 5 (4.63%) Relational Database
8 4 (3.70%) Oracle ODI
8 4 (3.70%) Oracle Database
8 4 (3.70%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 4 (3.70%) MongoDB
8 4 (3.70%) RDBMS
8 4 (3.70%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 25 (23.15%) Git (software)
2 19 (17.59%) Subversion
3 8 (7.41%) Visual Studio
4 7 (6.48%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (3.70%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (3.70%) Toad
5 4 (3.70%) NUnit
6 3 (2.78%) JUnit
7 2 (1.85%) jMock
8 1 (0.93%) TestNG
8 1 (0.93%) Maven
8 1 (0.93%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.93%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.93%) Eclipse RCP
8 1 (0.93%) Gradle
General
1 45 (41.67%) Finance
2 12 (11.11%) Games
2 12 (11.11%) Banking
2 12 (11.11%) Investment Banking
3 2 (1.85%) Retail
4 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 72 (66.67%) Developer
2 20 (18.52%) Software Developer
2 20 (18.52%) .NET Developer
3 18 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 17 (15.74%) Java Developer
5 16 (14.81%) Software Engineer
5 16 (14.81%) Senior Java Developer
6 12 (11.11%) Architect
7 8 (7.41%) Data Architect
7 8 (7.41%) Systems Architect
8 7 (6.48%) C# Developer
8 7 (6.48%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 7 (6.48%) Integration Architect
8 7 (6.48%) Data Integration Architect
8 7 (6.48%) Systems Integration Architect
9 6 (5.56%) Junior
9 6 (5.56%) Junior Developer
10 5 (4.63%) .NET Software Engineer
10 5 (4.63%) ScrumMaster
11 4 (3.70%) Oracle Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (58.33%) .NET
2 37 (34.26%) HTML
3 36 (33.33%) CSS
4 35 (32.41%) XML
5 33 (30.56%) .NET Framework
6 32 (29.63%) WCF
7 30 (27.78%) WinForms
7 30 (27.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 20 (18.52%) Web Services
9 19 (17.59%) ASP.NET
10 18 (16.67%) ADO.NET
10 18 (16.67%) .NET Compact Framework
11 14 (12.96%) ASP.NET MVC
12 13 (12.04%) RESTful
13 12 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 9 (8.33%) jQuery
15 8 (7.41%) WPF
15 8 (7.41%) ASP.NET Web API
16 7 (6.48%) Entity Framework
17 6 (5.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 20 (18.52%) Computer Science
2 19 (17.59%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (16.67%) Client/Server
4 12 (11.11%) Equities
5 8 (7.41%) N-Tier
5 8 (7.41%) Data Integration
6 6 (5.56%) Device Driver
7 2 (1.85%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (1.85%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.93%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (0.93%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.93%) Physics
8 1 (0.93%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 28 (25.93%) Windows
2 18 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (8.33%) UNIX
4 6 (5.56%) Nucleus RTOS
5 3 (2.78%) Linux
6 2 (1.85%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.93%) Debian
7 1 (0.93%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (87.04%) OO
2 33 (30.56%) Unit Testing
3 30 (27.78%) Software Engineering
4 26 (24.07%) MVC
5 24 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (22.22%) Web Development
5 24 (22.22%) SDLC
6 20 (18.52%) TDD
7 15 (13.89%) Open Source
7 15 (13.89%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (12.96%) Dependency Injection
9 13 (12.04%) Scrum
10 9 (8.33%) CRM
10 9 (8.33%) OOP
11 8 (7.41%) ERP
11 8 (7.41%) Migration
11 8 (7.41%) Business Analysis
11 8 (7.41%) Data Architecture
12 7 (6.48%) Coaching
12 7 (6.48%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 63 (58.33%) SQL
2 52 (48.15%) C#
3 40 (37.04%) JavaScript
4 24 (22.22%) VB.NET
5 23 (21.30%) Java
6 21 (19.44%) T-SQL
7 19 (17.59%) VB
7 19 (17.59%) VB6
8 11 (10.19%) C++
9 6 (5.56%) C
10 5 (4.63%) PHP
11 4 (3.70%) PL/SQL
11 4 (3.70%) MATLAB
12 2 (1.85%) VC++
13 1 (0.93%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 30 (27.78%) Degree
2 1 (0.93%) PhD
2 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 27 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.41%) Oracle
3 6 (5.56%) QNX
4 4 (3.70%) Cognizant
4 4 (3.70%) Hyperion
4 4 (3.70%) Informatica
5 2 (1.85%) Zend
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Staffordshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £37000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £37,500 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: From £22,000 to £37,500 per annum
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