The first table below looks at the demand for OOP 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 OOP over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 96 140 122
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -18
Permanent jobs citing OOP 117 76 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.22% 1.37% 1.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.93% 1.78% 2.10%
Number of salaries quoted 96 72 75
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,450 £22,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,433 £40,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3993 4261 3659
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 75.87% 76.73% 74.49%
Number of salaries quoted 3298 3599 3169
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
OOP
England

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OOP across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 July 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOP within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014. 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 +6 38 £33,500 -8.84% 4
Staffordshire +6 31 £32,500 +0.77% 3
Worcestershire +9 13 £32,500 -7.14% 2
Warwickshire +24 10 £17,000 -46.03% 3
Coventry +16 9 £41,405 +27.39% 1
Solihull -5 1 £33,500 +48.88% 1
Wolverhampton -7 1 £30,000 +36.36%
OOP
England

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 126 (62.69%) OO
2 107 (53.23%) C#
3 106 (52.74%) JavaScript
4 99 (49.25%) HTML
5 93 (46.27%) jQuery
6 84 (41.79%) CSS
7 81 (40.30%) .NET
7 81 (40.30%) PHP
8 66 (32.84%) SQL
9 65 (32.34%) MySQL
10 62 (30.85%) Degree
11 59 (29.35%) SQL Server
12 55 (27.36%) MVC
13 42 (20.90%) Agile Software Development
13 42 (20.90%) Web Development
14 41 (20.40%) ASP.NET
15 35 (17.41%) Git (software)
16 34 (16.92%) C++
17 33 (16.42%) VB.NET
18 32 (15.92%) Java
19 29 (14.43%) Windows
19 29 (14.43%) WordPress
20 28 (13.93%) HTML5
20 28 (13.93%) CMS
20 28 (13.93%) TCP/IP
21 27 (13.43%) Linux
21 27 (13.43%) Apache
22 26 (12.94%) VB
22 26 (12.94%) XML
22 26 (12.94%) Ajax

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing OOP 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 OOP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 29 (14.43%) WordPress
2 28 (13.93%) CMS
3 27 (13.43%) Apache
4 17 (8.46%) SharePoint
5 9 (4.48%) Tomcat
6 7 (3.48%) Joomla!
7 5 (2.49%) Drupal
8 4 (1.99%) ExpressionEngine
9 3 (1.49%) GlassFish
10 2 (1.00%) nginx
10 2 (1.00%) Node.js
11 1 (0.50%) EPiServer CMS
11 1 (0.50%) Confluence
Applications
1 13 (6.47%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.99%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.49%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (4.98%) Dynamics CRM
1 10 (4.98%) Magento
2 3 (1.49%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.48%) SaaS
2 2 (1.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 28 (13.93%) TCP/IP
2 20 (9.95%) Internet
3 12 (5.97%) DNS
4 9 (4.48%) Intranet
4 9 (4.48%) SSH
5 4 (1.99%) Extranet
6 2 (1.00%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (32.34%) MySQL
2 59 (29.35%) SQL Server
3 11 (5.47%) Crystal Reports
3 11 (5.47%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (5.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (4.98%) InterSystems Cache
4 10 (4.98%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (2.99%) Relational Database
5 6 (2.99%) RavenDB
6 2 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.50%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 35 (17.41%) Git (software)
2 18 (8.96%) Visual Studio
2 18 (8.96%) Subversion
3 9 (4.48%) TeamCity
4 7 (3.48%) ReSharper
5 5 (2.49%) Xcode
6 2 (1.00%) Selenium
6 2 (1.00%) JIRA
7 1 (0.50%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.50%) PhoneGap
7 1 (0.50%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 1 (0.50%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.50%) Moq
7 1 (0.50%) Ant
7 1 (0.50%) NUnit
General
1 13 (6.47%) Retail
2 12 (5.97%) Telecoms
3 9 (4.48%) Marketing
4 5 (2.49%) Finance
5 4 (1.99%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.99%) Billing
6 1 (0.50%) Advertising
6 1 (0.50%) Automotive
6 1 (0.50%) Electronics
6 1 (0.50%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 159 (79.10%) Developer
2 49 (24.38%) PHP Developer
3 34 (16.92%) .NET Developer
4 29 (14.43%) Software Developer
4 29 (14.43%) Web Developer
5 24 (11.94%) Graduate
5 24 (11.94%) Graduate Developer
6 23 (11.44%) Junior
7 20 (9.95%) Analyst
8 19 (9.45%) Junior Developer
9 17 (8.46%) VB.NET Developer
10 15 (7.46%) Test Analyst
10 15 (7.46%) Tester
10 15 (7.46%) Senior Developer
10 15 (7.46%) Programmer
10 15 (7.46%) Software Tester
11 13 (6.47%) Software Engineer
12 11 (5.47%) PHP Web Developer
12 11 (5.47%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
13 10 (4.98%) .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (49.25%) HTML
2 93 (46.27%) jQuery
3 84 (41.79%) CSS
4 81 (40.30%) .NET
5 41 (20.40%) ASP.NET
6 28 (13.93%) HTML5
7 26 (12.94%) XML
7 26 (12.94%) Ajax
8 24 (11.94%) Web Services
9 23 (11.44%) SOAP
10 22 (10.95%) REST
11 21 (10.45%) LAMP
12 20 (9.95%) Symfony
13 18 (8.96%) CSS3
14 15 (7.46%) .NET Framework
15 13 (6.47%) Backbone.js
16 12 (5.97%) XHTML
17 11 (5.47%) Software Packaging
17 11 (5.47%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 11 (5.47%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.45%) Open Source
2 10 (4.98%) IVR
3 9 (4.48%) Mobile App
4 6 (2.99%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.49%) Internet of Things
6 4 (1.99%) N-Tier
6 4 (1.99%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.50%) iPhone
7 1 (0.50%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 29 (14.43%) Windows
2 27 (13.43%) Linux
3 15 (7.46%) Apple iOS
4 14 (6.97%) Android
5 6 (2.99%) Ubuntu
6 5 (2.49%) CentOS
7 3 (1.49%) Solaris
8 1 (0.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (62.69%) OO
2 55 (27.36%) MVC
3 42 (20.90%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (20.90%) Web Development
4 25 (12.44%) Unit Testing
5 24 (11.94%) Continuous Integration
5 24 (11.94%) Automated Testing
6 19 (9.45%) E-Commerce
7 16 (7.96%) SEO
8 15 (7.46%) Manual Testing
8 15 (7.46%) Agile Testing
8 15 (7.46%) Low Latency
9 14 (6.97%) iOS Development
9 14 (6.97%) Software Engineering
10 12 (5.97%) Scrum
10 12 (5.97%) OOD
11 11 (5.47%) Migration
11 11 (5.47%) TDD
12 10 (4.98%) Responsive Web Design
12 10 (4.98%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 107 (53.23%) C#
2 106 (52.74%) JavaScript
3 81 (40.30%) PHP
4 66 (32.84%) SQL
5 34 (16.92%) C++
6 33 (16.42%) VB.NET
7 32 (15.92%) Java
8 26 (12.94%) VB
9 25 (12.44%) PHP5
10 14 (6.97%) VB6
11 12 (5.97%) T-SQL
12 11 (5.47%) Ruby
13 10 (4.98%) Delphi
13 10 (4.98%) MUMPS
14 6 (2.99%) Objective-C
14 6 (2.99%) ActionScript
15 5 (2.49%) ActionScript 3.0
15 5 (2.49%) C
16 3 (1.49%) Apex Code
17 2 (1.00%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 62 (30.85%) Degree
2 4 (1.99%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.98%) SLA
2 5 (2.49%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 25 (12.44%) Zend
2 14 (6.97%) Microsoft
3 9 (4.48%) JBoss
4 5 (2.49%) Red Hat
5 4 (1.99%) Apple
6 3 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.00%) Oracle
8 1 (0.50%) Google
8 1 (0.50%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.50%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.50%) Appcelerator
8 1 (0.50%) Sencha
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Dudley, West Midlands (County)
Ashdown IT
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Adaptavist.com Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Purple Monkey
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 11 days ago
Solihull
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
West Midlands
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: 25000-35000 Per Annum 25k-30k + exc. bens.
Posted: 21 days ago