The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 123 100 125
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +25
Permanent jobs citing OOP 129 135 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.10% 2.52% 1.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.40% 3.02% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 126 115 70
Median salary £36,250 £34,000 £29,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.61% +16.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,850 £23,600 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £34,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
OOP
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
5379 4476 4168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 87.41% 83.59% 84.48%
Number of salaries quoted 4212 3746 3458
Median salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing OOP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

OOP
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OOP across the West Midlands region.

OOP Salary Trend in the West Midlands

OOP
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OOP across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

OOP Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

OOP
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 OOP within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 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
Staffordshire +23 52 £37,500 +8.69% 4
Worcestershire +2 29 £27,500 -9.09% 3
Birmingham -46 19 £47,500 +18.75% 5
Coventry +13 12 £28,500 -6.55%
Solihull +11 6 £30,000 +5.26% 1
Shropshire -5 6 £37,500 +66.66% 3
Warwickshire -13 6 £23,000 -29.23% 2
Bilston 0 1 £25,500 -8.92%
OOP
England

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT jobs citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 138 (55.87%) OO
2 132 (53.44%) HTML
2 132 (53.44%) JavaScript
3 130 (52.63%) C#
4 124 (50.20%) .NET
5 118 (47.77%) SQL
6 117 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
7 97 (39.27%) CSS
8 77 (31.17%) HTML5
9 75 (30.36%) ASP.NET
10 73 (29.55%) MVC
11 67 (27.13%) PHP
12 64 (25.91%) Java
13 63 (25.51%) jQuery
14 62 (25.10%) Web Development
15 56 (22.67%) MySQL
16 55 (22.27%) Unit Testing
17 53 (21.46%) Degree
18 50 (20.24%) TDD
19 48 (19.43%) C++
19 48 (19.43%) Microsoft
20 46 (18.62%) Windows
20 46 (18.62%) Web Services
21 43 (17.41%) .NET Framework
21 43 (17.41%) Ajax
22 40 (16.19%) XML
23 39 (15.79%) Git (software)
24 38 (15.38%) Visual Studio
24 38 (15.38%) Linux
25 35 (14.17%) Scrum

OOP
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 18 (7.29%) Apache
2 17 (6.88%) Elasticsearch
3 11 (4.45%) Node.js
4 10 (4.05%) Apache Spark
4 10 (4.05%) Confluence
5 8 (3.24%) SharePoint
6 7 (2.83%) CMS
7 5 (2.02%) ColdFusion
8 4 (1.62%) nginx
8 4 (1.62%) SAS
9 2 (0.81%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.81%) WordPress
10 1 (0.40%) IIS
10 1 (0.40%) Kentico
Applications
1 10 (4.05%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.02%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (1.62%) SPSS
4 3 (1.21%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.40%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 10 (4.05%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 6 (2.43%) Magento
3 1 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (8.50%) GitHub
2 13 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (4.86%) Heroku
4 8 (3.24%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (2.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (6.07%) Internet
2 7 (2.83%) Intranet
3 3 (1.21%) CTI
4 2 (0.81%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.40%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (22.67%) MySQL
2 34 (13.77%) SQL Server
3 23 (9.31%) MongoDB
3 23 (9.31%) Relational Database
4 19 (7.69%) Big Data
5 13 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
6 11 (4.45%) SQL Server 2014
7 10 (4.05%) Apache Accumulo
7 10 (4.05%) Hadoop
7 10 (4.05%) IBM InfoSphere
7 10 (4.05%) Neo4j
8 9 (3.64%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.81%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.81%) SQLite
10 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 39 (15.79%) Git (software)
2 38 (15.38%) Visual Studio
3 18 (7.29%) NUnit
4 17 (6.88%) Team Foundation Server
5 16 (6.48%) ReSharper
6 15 (6.07%) NSubstitute
7 12 (4.86%) Subversion
8 11 (4.45%) JIRA
9 9 (3.64%) Xcode
10 8 (3.24%) Selenium
11 7 (2.83%) TeamCity
12 3 (1.21%) Moq
12 3 (1.21%) Phing
12 3 (1.21%) PHPUnit
12 3 (1.21%) WebDriver
13 2 (0.81%) Concordion
13 2 (0.81%) CruiseControl
13 2 (0.81%) Cucumber
13 2 (0.81%) Jenkins
13 2 (0.81%) RSpec
General
1 19 (7.69%) Games
2 13 (5.26%) Finance
3 10 (4.05%) Marketing
4 7 (2.83%) Billing
5 4 (1.62%) French Language
5 4 (1.62%) German Language
5 4 (1.62%) Italian Language
5 4 (1.62%) Russian Language
5 4 (1.62%) Spanish Language
5 4 (1.62%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.21%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.81%) Electronics
7 2 (0.81%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.40%) Automotive
8 1 (0.40%) Back Office
8 1 (0.40%) Retail
Job Titles
1 215 (87.04%) Developer
2 56 (22.67%) .NET Developer
3 51 (20.65%) PHP Developer
4 49 (19.84%) C# Developer
5 47 (19.03%) Software Developer
6 41 (16.60%) Web Developer
7 25 (10.12%) C# .NET Developer
8 24 (9.72%) C# Software Developer
9 21 (8.50%) Junior
9 21 (8.50%) Junior Developer
10 18 (7.29%) Senior Developer
11 17 (6.88%) Graduate
11 17 (6.88%) JavaScript Developer
12 15 (6.07%) Java Developer
13 14 (5.67%) C# Web Developer
13 14 (5.67%) MySQL Developer
13 14 (5.67%) PHP MySQL Developer
13 14 (5.67%) Salesforce.com Developer
14 13 (5.26%) Graduate Developer
14 13 (5.26%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (53.44%) HTML
2 124 (50.20%) .NET
3 97 (39.27%) CSS
4 77 (31.17%) HTML5
5 75 (30.36%) ASP.NET
6 63 (25.51%) jQuery
7 46 (18.62%) Web Services
8 43 (17.41%) .NET Framework
8 43 (17.41%) Ajax
9 40 (16.19%) XML
10 35 (14.17%) Entity Framework
11 31 (12.55%) AngularJS
11 31 (12.55%) WCF
12 29 (11.74%) REST
13 28 (11.34%) ASP.NET Web API
14 27 (10.93%) LAMP
14 27 (10.93%) WinForms
15 26 (10.53%) CSS3
16 24 (9.72%) WPF
17 21 (8.50%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 33 (13.36%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (12.55%) Mobile App
3 24 (9.72%) Computer Science
4 21 (8.50%) N-Tier
5 17 (6.88%) Inversion of Control
6 12 (4.86%) User Experience
7 11 (4.45%) Artificial Intelligence
8 10 (4.05%) Enterprise Software
8 10 (4.05%) Internet of Things
8 10 (4.05%) VHDL
9 8 (3.24%) Algorithms
10 4 (1.62%) W3C
10 4 (1.62%) Web 2.0
11 3 (1.21%) Data Structures
11 3 (1.21%) Fat Client
11 3 (1.21%) Mathematics
11 3 (1.21%) Thin Client
12 2 (0.81%) Driving Licence
13 1 (0.40%) iPad
13 1 (0.40%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 46 (18.62%) Windows
2 38 (15.38%) Linux
3 13 (5.26%) Apple iOS
4 12 (4.86%) Mac OS X
5 9 (3.64%) Android
5 9 (3.64%) Windows 10
6 2 (0.81%) Mac OS
6 2 (0.81%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (55.87%) OO
2 117 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (29.55%) MVC
4 62 (25.10%) Web Development
5 55 (22.27%) Unit Testing
6 50 (20.24%) TDD
7 35 (14.17%) Scrum
8 28 (11.34%) Software Engineering
9 24 (9.72%) OOD
9 24 (9.72%) SOA
10 22 (8.91%) Waterfall
11 21 (8.50%) Continuous Integration
12 20 (8.10%) Mobile Application Development
13 19 (7.69%) Automated Testing
14 18 (7.29%) Dependency Injection
14 18 (7.29%) E-Commerce
15 16 (6.48%) Mentoring
15 16 (6.48%) Responsive Web Design
15 16 (6.48%) SDLC
16 15 (6.07%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 132 (53.44%) JavaScript
2 130 (52.63%) C#
3 118 (47.77%) SQL
4 67 (27.13%) PHP
5 64 (25.91%) Java
6 48 (19.43%) C++
7 32 (12.96%) T-SQL
8 28 (11.34%) VB.NET
9 17 (6.88%) Objective-C
9 17 (6.88%) PL/SQL
9 17 (6.88%) XAML
10 15 (6.07%) C
11 14 (5.67%) Apex Code
11 14 (5.67%) Apple Swift
12 11 (4.45%) PHP 5
13 10 (4.05%) Perl
13 10 (4.05%) Ruby
13 10 (4.05%) Scala
14 6 (2.43%) VB
15 5 (2.02%) VB6
Qualifications
1 53 (21.46%) Degree
2 21 (8.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (6.88%) SC Cleared
3 17 (6.88%) Security Cleared
4 10 (4.05%) DV Cleared
5 8 (3.24%) MCSD
6 4 (1.62%) PhD
7 1 (0.40%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.40%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.40%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.83%) QA
2 4 (1.62%) Basel II
System Software
1 10 (4.05%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (0.81%) Docker
Vendors
1 48 (19.43%) Microsoft
2 25 (10.12%) Oracle
3 16 (6.48%) DevExpress
4 14 (5.67%) Salesforce.com
5 10 (4.05%) Atlassian
5 10 (4.05%) IBM
6 9 (3.64%) Zend
7 6 (2.43%) Adobe
7 6 (2.43%) Google
8 5 (2.02%) Apple
8 5 (2.02%) Xamarin
9 2 (0.81%) Facebook
9 2 (0.81%) Twitter
10 1 (0.40%) OpenText
10 1 (0.40%) RedDot
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Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Telford, Shropshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Computer People
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + bonus + Microsoft accreditation
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £27000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + flexible and home working
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwickshire
Nixor
Salary: £0 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham
greywood
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Redditch
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Birmingham
greywood
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Telford
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
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