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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 120 103 113
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +10
Permanent jobs citing OOP 122 153 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.02% 2.58% 2.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.32% 2.96% 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 118 141 98
Median salary £31,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,700 £24,000 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £41,414
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
5250 5166 4432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 87.05% 87.20% 83.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4098 4200 3675
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 26 July 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 26 July 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 +14 48 £37,000 +5.71% 4
Birmingham -17 29 £31,500 -25.88% 4
Coventry +10 11 £28,000 -9.67% 3
Solihull +16 10 £32,500 +18.18% 2
Shropshire -8 9 £34,500 +72.50% 1
Warwickshire -19 8 £24,000 -31.42% 2
Worcestershire +5 6 £28,250 -8.87% 3
Wolverhampton -6 2 £21,500 -23.21%
Dudley - 2 £25,000 -
OOP
England

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 July 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.

1 169 (65.25%) HTML
2 166 (64.09%) JavaScript
3 141 (54.44%) C#
4 140 (54.05%) OO
5 125 (48.26%) .NET
6 122 (47.10%) SQL
7 121 (46.72%) CSS
8 104 (40.15%) HTML5
9 98 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
10 88 (33.98%) PHP
11 86 (33.20%) jQuery
12 82 (31.66%) ASP.NET
13 79 (30.50%) Java
14 74 (28.57%) MySQL
14 74 (28.57%) MVC
15 71 (27.41%) Web Development
16 57 (22.01%) Degree
17 55 (21.24%) TDD
18 54 (20.85%) Microsoft
19 51 (19.69%) Git (software)
20 49 (18.92%) Linux
21 47 (18.15%) E-Commerce
21 47 (18.15%) XML
22 46 (17.76%) LAMP
23 45 (17.37%) T-SQL
24 43 (16.60%) VB.NET
25 41 (15.83%) .NET Framework
26 40 (15.44%) C++
26 40 (15.44%) SQL Server
27 39 (15.06%) Windows

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 23 (8.88%) CMS
2 22 (8.49%) Apache
3 10 (3.86%) Drupal
3 10 (3.86%) SharePoint
4 9 (3.47%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.77%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.77%) ColdFusion
5 2 (0.77%) Confluence
5 2 (0.77%) nginx
6 1 (0.39%) IIS
6 1 (0.39%) SAS
6 1 (0.39%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.39%) WordPress
Applications
1 18 (6.95%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 8 (3.09%) MS Excel
3 6 (2.32%) Photoshop
4 4 (1.54%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (1.54%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.39%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (3.09%) Magento
1 8 (3.09%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 7 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (6.18%) GitHub
2 13 (5.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (3.09%) Heroku
4 6 (2.32%) Office 365
5 5 (1.93%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (1.16%) SaaS
7 1 (0.39%) Google Play
7 1 (0.39%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.63%) Intranet
2 4 (1.54%) Internet
3 2 (0.77%) CTI
4 1 (0.39%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.39%) SSL
4 1 (0.39%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (28.57%) MySQL
2 40 (15.44%) SQL Server
3 31 (11.97%) Relational Database
4 15 (5.79%) MongoDB
5 14 (5.41%) NoSQL
6 9 (3.47%) SQL Server 2014
7 8 (3.09%) Big Data
8 6 (2.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (1.93%) RDBMS
10 4 (1.54%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (0.77%) Apache Accumulo
11 2 (0.77%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.77%) IBM InfoSphere
11 2 (0.77%) Neo4j
12 1 (0.39%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.39%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.39%) SQL CLR
12 1 (0.39%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 51 (19.69%) Git (software)
2 34 (13.13%) Visual Studio
3 28 (10.81%) Subversion
4 17 (6.56%) NUnit
5 16 (6.18%) ReSharper
6 15 (5.79%) NSubstitute
6 15 (5.79%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (2.32%) Xcode
8 5 (1.93%) Ant
8 5 (1.93%) Gradle
8 5 (1.93%) Maven
9 4 (1.54%) Selenium
9 4 (1.54%) TeamCity
10 3 (1.16%) JIRA
11 2 (0.77%) Concordion
11 2 (0.77%) Cucumber
11 2 (0.77%) Moq
11 2 (0.77%) Phing
11 2 (0.77%) PHPUnit
11 2 (0.77%) RSpec
General
1 18 (6.95%) Manufacturing
2 17 (6.56%) Electronics
2 17 (6.56%) Telecoms
3 13 (5.02%) Marketing
4 12 (4.63%) Games
5 8 (3.09%) Finance
6 2 (0.77%) Billing
6 2 (0.77%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.39%) Automotive
7 1 (0.39%) Back Office
7 1 (0.39%) French Language
7 1 (0.39%) German Language
7 1 (0.39%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.39%) Retail
7 1 (0.39%) Russian Language
7 1 (0.39%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 227 (87.64%) Developer
2 72 (27.80%) PHP Developer
3 54 (20.85%) Software Developer
4 51 (19.69%) .NET Developer
5 50 (19.31%) C# Developer
6 37 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
7 36 (13.90%) Web Developer
8 32 (12.36%) HTML Developer
9 31 (11.97%) HTML CSS Developer
9 31 (11.97%) MySQL Developer
9 31 (11.97%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 30 (11.58%) C# Software Developer
11 28 (10.81%) C# .NET Developer
12 27 (10.42%) Junior
13 26 (10.04%) Senior Developer
14 24 (9.27%) Java Developer
14 24 (9.27%) Junior Developer
15 22 (8.49%) LAMP Developer
15 22 (8.49%) PHP LAMP Developer
16 21 (8.11%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 169 (65.25%) HTML
2 125 (48.26%) .NET
3 121 (46.72%) CSS
4 104 (40.15%) HTML5
5 86 (33.20%) jQuery
6 82 (31.66%) ASP.NET
7 47 (18.15%) XML
8 46 (17.76%) LAMP
9 41 (15.83%) .NET Framework
10 37 (14.29%) Entity Framework
11 34 (13.13%) AngularJS
12 33 (12.74%) Ajax
12 33 (12.74%) Web Services
13 32 (12.36%) WinForms
14 28 (10.81%) WCF
15 26 (10.04%) CSS3
16 25 (9.65%) ASP.NET Web API
17 24 (9.27%) ASP.NET MVC
17 24 (9.27%) WPF
18 23 (8.88%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 37 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (12.36%) Mobile App
3 31 (11.97%) Computer Science
4 17 (6.56%) N-Tier
5 16 (6.18%) Inversion of Control
6 12 (4.63%) Enterprise Software
6 12 (4.63%) Web 2.0
7 11 (4.25%) Artificial Intelligence
8 10 (3.86%) iPad
9 9 (3.47%) User Experience
10 7 (2.70%) Algorithms
11 6 (2.32%) Driving Licence
11 6 (2.32%) Mathematics
12 5 (1.93%) Fat Client
12 5 (1.93%) Social Media
12 5 (1.93%) Thin Client
13 4 (1.54%) Motion Graphics
13 4 (1.54%) New Media
14 2 (0.77%) Data Structures
14 2 (0.77%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 49 (18.92%) Linux
2 39 (15.06%) Windows
3 10 (3.86%) Apple iOS
4 9 (3.47%) Android
4 9 (3.47%) Windows 10
5 4 (1.54%) Mac OS X
6 3 (1.16%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (54.05%) OO
2 98 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
3 74 (28.57%) MVC
4 71 (27.41%) Web Development
5 55 (21.24%) TDD
6 47 (18.15%) E-Commerce
7 35 (13.51%) Scrum
7 35 (13.51%) Software Engineering
8 34 (13.13%) Unit Testing
9 26 (10.04%) OOD
10 25 (9.65%) Content Management
11 24 (9.27%) SOA
12 23 (8.88%) Continuous Integration
12 23 (8.88%) Mentoring
13 22 (8.49%) Business Intelligence
14 21 (8.11%) CRM
14 21 (8.11%) Dependency Injection
15 20 (7.72%) SDLC
16 18 (6.95%) Database Optimisation
16 18 (6.95%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 166 (64.09%) JavaScript
2 141 (54.44%) C#
3 122 (47.10%) SQL
4 88 (33.98%) PHP
5 79 (30.50%) Java
6 45 (17.37%) T-SQL
7 43 (16.60%) VB.NET
8 40 (15.44%) C++
9 16 (6.18%) XAML
10 15 (5.79%) PL/SQL
11 13 (5.02%) Objective-C
12 12 (4.63%) Apex Code
12 12 (4.63%) VB
13 10 (3.86%) Apple Swift
14 9 (3.47%) PHP 5
15 6 (2.32%) VB6
16 5 (1.93%) C
17 4 (1.54%) ActionScript
17 4 (1.54%) ActionScript 3.0
18 3 (1.16%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 57 (22.01%) Degree
2 28 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (4.25%) SC Cleared
3 11 (4.25%) Security Cleared
4 10 (3.86%) MCSD
5 2 (0.77%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.39%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.39%) PhD
6 1 (0.39%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.47%) QA
2 1 (0.39%) Basel II
System Software
1 2 (0.77%) Apache ZooKeeper
Vendors
1 54 (20.85%) Microsoft
2 22 (8.49%) Adobe
3 15 (5.79%) DevExpress
3 15 (5.79%) Oracle
4 12 (4.63%) Salesforce.com
5 8 (3.09%) Zend
6 5 (1.93%) Apple
7 4 (1.54%) Macromedia
8 3 (1.16%) Google
8 3 (1.16%) Xamarin
9 2 (0.77%) Atlassian
9 2 (0.77%) IBM
10 1 (0.39%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.39%) Facebook
10 1 (0.39%) OpenText
10 1 (0.39%) PayPal
10 1 (0.39%) RedDot
10 1 (0.39%) Twitter
10 1 (0.39%) WorldPay
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Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Training
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Posted: Yesterday
Worcestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £23000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwickshire
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Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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