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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 97 91 126
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +35
Permanent jobs citing OOP 147 137 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.53% 2.58% 2.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.88% 2.96% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 137 121 97
Median salary £31,500 £35,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,700 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +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
5109 4624 4647
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 87.89% 86.92% 83.99%
Number of salaries quoted 4017 3825 3901
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,233
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +0.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £63,299
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 27 September 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 27 September 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
Warwickshire +12 41 £30,000 -14.28% 3
Birmingham -34 37 £27,500 -11.29% 3
Staffordshire +7 33 £42,500 +21.42% 5
Worcestershire +11 12 £30,000 +9.09% 4
Solihull +12 6 £27,500 -35.29%
Coventry -10 6 £42,500 +41.66% 2
Shropshire -16 4 £37,500 +26.05%
Herefordshire - 4 £30,000 -
Wolverhampton -6 2 £29,250 -
OOP
England

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 September 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.

1 188 (66.67%) HTML
2 186 (65.96%) JavaScript
3 159 (56.38%) OO
4 158 (56.03%) CSS
5 141 (50.00%) C#
6 125 (44.33%) .NET
7 118 (41.84%) SQL
8 116 (41.13%) HTML5
9 109 (38.65%) PHP
10 108 (38.30%) jQuery
11 105 (37.23%) MVC
12 98 (34.75%) Java
13 96 (34.04%) MySQL
14 87 (30.85%) Agile Software Development
15 82 (29.08%) ASP.NET
16 79 (28.01%) Git (software)
17 77 (27.30%) Web Development
18 65 (23.05%) Linux
19 62 (21.99%) LAMP
20 57 (20.21%) Web Services
21 56 (19.86%) AngularJS
22 55 (19.50%) Degree
23 53 (18.79%) TDD
24 52 (18.44%) XML
25 51 (18.09%) E-Commerce
26 45 (15.96%) VB.NET
27 43 (15.25%) T-SQL
27 43 (15.25%) Microsoft
27 43 (15.25%) Ajax
28 40 (14.18%) 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 35 (12.41%) CMS
2 29 (10.28%) Apache
3 15 (5.32%) Drupal
4 9 (3.19%) Elasticsearch
5 7 (2.48%) lighttpd
6 5 (1.77%) IIS
6 5 (1.77%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.71%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.71%) Confluence
7 2 (0.71%) JBoss
7 2 (0.71%) Mule
7 2 (0.71%) Mule ESB
7 2 (0.71%) nginx
7 2 (0.71%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.71%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.71%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.35%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.35%) WordPress
Applications
1 20 (7.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 8 (2.84%) MS Excel
3 5 (1.77%) Photoshop
4 4 (1.42%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (1.42%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 9 (3.19%) Magento
2 6 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (5.32%) Amazon AWS
1 15 (5.32%) GitHub
2 9 (3.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.13%) Office 365
4 3 (1.06%) SaaS
5 1 (0.35%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.96%) ATM
2 11 (3.90%) Intranet
3 5 (1.77%) Internet
4 1 (0.35%) CTI
4 1 (0.35%) SSL
4 1 (0.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (34.04%) MySQL
2 40 (14.18%) SQL Server
3 38 (13.48%) Relational Database
4 20 (7.09%) NoSQL
5 18 (6.38%) MongoDB
6 10 (3.55%) Apache Cassandra
7 7 (2.48%) RDBMS
8 6 (2.13%) Couchbase
8 6 (2.13%) SQL Server 2014
8 6 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (1.77%) Big Data
10 4 (1.42%) DB2
11 2 (0.71%) Apache Accumulo
11 2 (0.71%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.71%) IBM InfoSphere
11 2 (0.71%) Neo4j
12 1 (0.35%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.35%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.35%) SQL CLR
Development Applications
1 79 (28.01%) Git (software)
2 39 (13.83%) Subversion
3 21 (7.45%) Visual Studio
4 10 (3.55%) Ant
5 9 (3.19%) Jenkins
6 8 (2.84%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (2.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 7 (2.48%) Gradle
7 7 (2.48%) Maven
7 7 (2.48%) NUnit
8 6 (2.13%) JIRA
8 6 (2.13%) NSubstitute
8 6 (2.13%) ReSharper
8 6 (2.13%) Selenium
8 6 (2.13%) Travis CI
8 6 (2.13%) Xcode
9 5 (1.77%) Cucumber
10 4 (1.42%) Concordion
10 4 (1.42%) Mercurial
10 4 (1.42%) RSpec
General
1 25 (8.87%) Marketing
2 20 (7.09%) Manufacturing
3 19 (6.74%) Electronics
3 19 (6.74%) Telecoms
4 14 (4.96%) Games
5 13 (4.61%) Finance
6 5 (1.77%) Retail
7 4 (1.42%) Banking
8 1 (0.35%) Automotive
8 1 (0.35%) Back Office
8 1 (0.35%) Billing
8 1 (0.35%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.35%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 253 (89.72%) Developer
2 96 (34.04%) PHP Developer
3 57 (20.21%) JavaScript Developer
4 52 (18.44%) HTML Developer
5 51 (18.09%) Software Developer
6 50 (17.73%) HTML CSS Developer
7 48 (17.02%) C# Developer
8 47 (16.67%) MySQL Developer
8 47 (16.67%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 43 (15.25%) .NET Developer
10 34 (12.06%) Web Developer
11 32 (11.35%) Graduate
12 30 (10.64%) C# .NET Developer
13 28 (9.93%) C# Software Developer
13 28 (9.93%) Graduate Developer
14 27 (9.57%) Java Developer
15 26 (9.22%) Junior
16 24 (8.51%) Senior Developer
17 23 (8.16%) Junior Developer
18 22 (7.80%) LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 188 (66.67%) HTML
2 158 (56.03%) CSS
3 125 (44.33%) .NET
4 116 (41.13%) HTML5
5 108 (38.30%) jQuery
6 82 (29.08%) ASP.NET
7 62 (21.99%) LAMP
8 57 (20.21%) Web Services
9 56 (19.86%) AngularJS
10 52 (18.44%) XML
11 43 (15.25%) Ajax
12 38 (13.48%) .NET Framework
13 37 (13.12%) Entity Framework
14 33 (11.70%) CSS3
15 31 (10.99%) ASP.NET MVC
16 28 (9.93%) RESTful
17 23 (8.16%) REST
17 23 (8.16%) WPF
18 22 (7.80%) KnockoutJS
19 21 (7.45%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 35 (12.41%) Computer Science
2 31 (10.99%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (9.22%) Mobile App
4 15 (5.32%) Enterprise Software
5 11 (3.90%) iPad
5 11 (3.90%) Web 2.0
6 9 (3.19%) Mathematics
7 8 (2.84%) User Experience
8 7 (2.48%) Algorithms
8 7 (2.48%) Social Media
9 6 (2.13%) Inversion of Control
9 6 (2.13%) N-Tier
10 5 (1.77%) Artificial Intelligence
10 5 (1.77%) Driving Licence
11 4 (1.42%) Fat Client
11 4 (1.42%) Motion Graphics
11 4 (1.42%) New Media
11 4 (1.42%) Thin Client
12 3 (1.06%) Internet of Things
13 2 (0.71%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 65 (23.05%) Linux
2 28 (9.93%) Windows
3 10 (3.55%) Apple iOS
4 9 (3.19%) Unix
5 6 (2.13%) Windows 10
6 3 (1.06%) Android
7 2 (0.71%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (56.38%) OO
2 105 (37.23%) MVC
3 87 (30.85%) Agile Software Development
4 77 (27.30%) Web Development
5 53 (18.79%) TDD
6 51 (18.09%) E-Commerce
7 40 (14.18%) Scrum
8 34 (12.06%) Content Management
9 32 (11.35%) Software Engineering
10 30 (10.64%) Continuous Integration
11 25 (8.87%) Mentoring
11 25 (8.87%) OOD
12 23 (8.16%) Business Intelligence
13 20 (7.09%) Database Optimisation
13 20 (7.09%) Migration
14 19 (6.74%) CRM
14 19 (6.74%) High Availability
15 17 (6.03%) SOA
16 15 (5.32%) SDLC
17 14 (4.96%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 186 (65.96%) JavaScript
2 141 (50.00%) C#
3 118 (41.84%) SQL
4 109 (38.65%) PHP
5 98 (34.75%) Java
6 45 (15.96%) VB.NET
7 43 (15.25%) T-SQL
8 33 (11.70%) C++
9 10 (3.55%) PHP 5
9 10 (3.55%) PL/SQL
10 9 (3.19%) C
10 9 (3.19%) VB
11 8 (2.84%) Python
12 7 (2.48%) Objective-C
13 6 (2.13%) Perl
13 6 (2.13%) Ruby
13 6 (2.13%) XAML
14 5 (1.77%) Apex Code
14 5 (1.77%) Apple Swift
14 5 (1.77%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 55 (19.50%) Degree
2 19 (6.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (2.48%) SC Cleared
3 7 (2.48%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.77%) MCSD
5 4 (1.42%) ISTQB
6 3 (1.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.71%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.35%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.90%) QA
2 2 (0.71%) WAI
System Software
1 2 (0.71%) Apache ZooKeeper
Vendors
1 43 (15.25%) Microsoft
2 24 (8.51%) Adobe
3 18 (6.38%) Oracle
4 7 (2.48%) Zend
5 6 (2.13%) DevExpress
6 5 (1.77%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (1.42%) Google
7 4 (1.42%) Macromedia
8 3 (1.06%) Apple
8 3 (1.06%) Facebook
8 3 (1.06%) Twitter
8 3 (1.06%) Xamarin
9 2 (0.71%) Atlassian
9 2 (0.71%) IBM
10 1 (0.35%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.35%) PayPal
10 1 (0.35%) Samsung
10 1 (0.35%) WorldPay
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