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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 162 160 167
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Permanent jobs citing OOD 60 52 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.03% 0.96% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% 1.21% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 55 46 36
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,900 £62,500
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
4886 4315 4255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 84.00% 79.86% 78.94%
Number of salaries quoted 4006 3600 3591
Average salary £42,500 £41,405 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.64% +3.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +16 38 £35,000 +5.26% 2
Staffordshire +6 6 £55,000 +46.66% 2
Sutton Coldfield - 6 £37,500 -
Coventry -18 3 £48,000 +20.00%
Walsall -3 2 £55,000 +69.23%
Worcestershire -9 2 £22,000 -32.30%
Herefordshire - 1 £35,000 -
Warwickshire - 1 £52,500 - 1
OOD
England

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 108 (87.80%) OO
2 71 (57.72%) SQL
3 68 (55.28%) .NET
4 59 (47.97%) C#
5 50 (40.65%) HTML
6 48 (39.02%) JavaScript
6 48 (39.02%) MVC
7 47 (38.21%) Finance
8 43 (34.96%) CSS
9 38 (30.89%) Software Engineering
9 38 (30.89%) Degree
10 37 (30.08%) Windows
11 32 (26.02%) XML
11 32 (26.02%) Git (software)
12 30 (24.39%) SQL Server
12 30 (24.39%) Microsoft
13 28 (22.76%) ASP.NET
13 28 (22.76%) Agile Software Development
14 27 (21.95%) Unit Testing
14 27 (21.95%) WCF
15 26 (21.14%) Subversion
16 25 (20.33%) .NET Framework
16 25 (20.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 24 (19.51%) SDLC
18 23 (18.70%) Computer Science
18 23 (18.70%) VB.NET
19 22 (17.89%) Web Services
19 22 (17.89%) WinForms
20 20 (16.26%) MS Excel
21 19 (15.45%) ASP.NET MVC

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 16 (13.01%) IIS
2 6 (4.88%) Moodle
3 5 (4.07%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (2.44%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.63%) Apache
5 2 (1.63%) Oracle UPK
5 2 (1.63%) nginx
6 1 (0.81%) WordPress
6 1 (0.81%) CMS
Applications
1 20 (16.26%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.25%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 9 (7.32%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (4.07%) Oracle Financials
2 5 (4.07%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (4.07%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 4 (3.25%) Oracle FAH
4 3 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (1.63%) HFM
5 2 (1.63%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.50%) Modbus
2 5 (4.07%) Internet
3 2 (1.63%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (24.39%) SQL Server
2 14 (11.38%) Crystal Reports
3 13 (10.57%) MySQL
3 13 (10.57%) NoSQL
3 13 (10.57%) Relational Database
4 10 (8.13%) RDBMS
5 9 (7.32%) Oracle Reports
5 9 (7.32%) Oracle BI EE
6 7 (5.69%) EDRMS
7 6 (4.88%) MongoDB
8 5 (4.07%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 5 (4.07%) SQLPlus
9 4 (3.25%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (3.25%) Oracle ODI
9 4 (3.25%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 32 (26.02%) Git (software)
2 26 (21.14%) Subversion
3 10 (8.13%) Visual Studio
4 9 (7.32%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (4.88%) NUnit
6 5 (4.07%) Oracle Forms
6 5 (4.07%) Toad
7 1 (0.81%) JUnit
7 1 (0.81%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.81%) Gradle
7 1 (0.81%) Maven
7 1 (0.81%) TestNG
General
1 47 (38.21%) Finance
2 13 (10.57%) Banking
2 13 (10.57%) Investment Banking
3 7 (5.69%) Retail
3 7 (5.69%) Games
4 2 (1.63%) Back Office
5 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 94 (76.42%) Developer
2 25 (20.33%) Software Developer
3 20 (16.26%) .NET Developer
4 18 (14.63%) Software Engineer
5 17 (13.82%) Senior Developer
5 17 (13.82%) Java Developer
6 16 (13.01%) Senior Java Developer
7 13 (10.57%) Junior Developer
7 13 (10.57%) Junior
8 12 (9.76%) C# Developer
9 10 (8.13%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 9 (7.32%) PHP Developer
11 6 (4.88%) ASP.NET Developer
11 6 (4.88%) Junior C# Developer
11 6 (4.88%) Architect
11 6 (4.88%) Junior Software Developer
11 6 (4.88%) PHP MySQL Developer
12 5 (4.07%) .NET Software Engineer
12 5 (4.07%) Oracle Analyst
12 5 (4.07%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (55.28%) .NET
2 50 (40.65%) HTML
3 43 (34.96%) CSS
4 32 (26.02%) XML
5 28 (22.76%) ASP.NET
6 27 (21.95%) WCF
7 25 (20.33%) .NET Framework
7 25 (20.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 22 (17.89%) WinForms
8 22 (17.89%) Web Services
9 19 (15.45%) ASP.NET MVC
9 19 (15.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 18 (14.63%) jQuery
11 16 (13.01%) HTML5
11 16 (13.01%) CSS3
12 14 (11.38%) .NET Compact Framework
12 14 (11.38%) ADO.NET
13 13 (10.57%) Razor View Engine
13 13 (10.57%) RESTful
14 10 (8.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 23 (18.70%) Computer Science
2 18 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (11.38%) Client/Server
4 13 (10.57%) Equities
5 10 (8.13%) Device Driver
5 10 (8.13%) Mobile App
6 7 (5.69%) iPhone
6 7 (5.69%) Social Network
6 7 (5.69%) NHS
7 4 (3.25%) Management Information System
7 4 (3.25%) Embedded Systems
8 3 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.63%) Data Integration
9 2 (1.63%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.81%) 3D Graphics
10 1 (0.81%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.81%) Physics
10 1 (0.81%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 37 (30.08%) Windows
2 14 (11.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (9.76%) Android
4 10 (8.13%) Nucleus RTOS
5 6 (4.88%) UNIX
6 4 (3.25%) Linux
7 2 (1.63%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.81%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (87.80%) OO
2 48 (39.02%) MVC
3 38 (30.89%) Software Engineering
4 28 (22.76%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (21.95%) Unit Testing
6 24 (19.51%) SDLC
7 17 (13.82%) TDD
8 16 (13.01%) Open Source
9 15 (12.20%) Web Development
9 15 (12.20%) OOP
10 12 (9.76%) UML
10 12 (9.76%) Mobile Development
11 11 (8.94%) Dependency Injection
12 10 (8.13%) Software Architecture
12 10 (8.13%) Continuous Integration
13 9 (7.32%) CRM
13 9 (7.32%) MVVM
13 9 (7.32%) OO PHP
14 8 (6.50%) API Development
14 8 (6.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 71 (57.72%) SQL
2 59 (47.97%) C#
3 48 (39.02%) JavaScript
4 23 (18.70%) VB.NET
5 18 (14.63%) T-SQL
6 17 (13.82%) Java
7 16 (13.01%) C++
8 15 (12.20%) VB
8 15 (12.20%) VB6
9 10 (8.13%) PHP
9 10 (8.13%) C
10 5 (4.07%) PL/SQL
11 4 (3.25%) MATLAB
12 2 (1.63%) VC++
13 1 (0.81%) Python
13 1 (0.81%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 38 (30.89%) Degree
2 6 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (3.25%) HND
4 1 (0.81%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.57%) QA
Vendors
1 30 (24.39%) Microsoft
2 10 (8.13%) QNX
3 9 (7.32%) Oracle
4 5 (4.07%) BT
4 5 (4.07%) Hyperion
5 4 (3.25%) Informatica
5 4 (3.25%) Cognizant
6 3 (2.44%) Apple
7 2 (1.63%) Zend
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