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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
England / West Midlands
Rank 98 108 121
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +13
Permanent jobs citing OOP 120 122 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.52% 2.29% 2.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.83% 2.63% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 97 119 96
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £46,980
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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
4233 4639 4266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 88.80% 87.18% 85.08%
Number of salaries quoted 3298 3825 3703
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017. 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 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 +12 26 £37,500 - 2
Birmingham -17 23 £27,500 -21.42% 5
Warwickshire +39 21 £52,500 +31.25% 3
Solihull +3 18 £32,500 +30.00%
Worcestershire -9 18 £31,500 -25.88% 1
Herefordshire - 10 £30,000 -
Shropshire -11 3 £27,500 -3.50% 1
Coventry -9 2 £40,000 +19.40%
Walsall - 1 £35,000 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £35,000 -
OOP
England

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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.

1 172 (62.77%) JavaScript
2 171 (62.41%) CSS
3 162 (59.12%) HTML
4 158 (57.66%) OO
5 138 (50.36%) MVC
6 129 (47.08%) jQuery
7 121 (44.16%) PHP
8 120 (43.80%) C#
9 108 (39.42%) MySQL
10 107 (39.05%) .NET
11 106 (38.69%) Java
12 96 (35.04%) HTML5
13 91 (33.21%) Agile Software Development
14 86 (31.39%) SQL
15 81 (29.56%) Git (software)
16 74 (27.01%) ASP.NET
17 68 (24.82%) Web Services
17 68 (24.82%) AngularJS
18 57 (20.80%) Web Development
19 56 (20.44%) Linux
20 55 (20.07%) Marketing
21 54 (19.71%) LAMP
22 53 (19.34%) Ajax
23 47 (17.15%) XML
24 44 (16.06%) ASP.NET MVC
25 43 (15.69%) Relational Database
26 42 (15.33%) High Availability
26 42 (15.33%) TDD
26 42 (15.33%) Degree
27 40 (14.60%) SQL Server

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 26 (9.49%) CMS
2 22 (8.03%) Apache
3 14 (5.11%) lighttpd
4 9 (3.28%) Drupal
5 6 (2.19%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (2.19%) WebSphere
6 5 (1.82%) JBoss
7 4 (1.46%) IIS
7 4 (1.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 4 (1.46%) WebLogic
8 3 (1.09%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.09%) WordPress
9 2 (0.73%) Mule
9 2 (0.73%) Mule ESB
9 2 (0.73%) nginx
10 1 (0.36%) Apache ServiceMix
10 1 (0.36%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 12 (4.38%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 7 (2.55%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 22 (8.03%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (3.28%) GitHub
3 8 (2.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (2.92%) SaaS
4 1 (0.36%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 34 (12.41%) ATM
2 10 (3.65%) Internet
3 4 (1.46%) Intranet
4 1 (0.36%) Firewall
4 1 (0.36%) HTTP
4 1 (0.36%) Skype
4 1 (0.36%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (39.42%) MySQL
2 43 (15.69%) Relational Database
3 40 (14.60%) SQL Server
4 30 (10.95%) NoSQL
5 15 (5.47%) RDBMS
6 12 (4.38%) MongoDB
7 11 (4.01%) Big Data
8 8 (2.92%) SQL Server 2014
9 7 (2.55%) Apache Cassandra
10 6 (2.19%) Couchbase
10 6 (2.19%) DB2
11 5 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (1.46%) Redis
12 4 (1.46%) Riak
13 3 (1.09%) Neo4j
14 1 (0.36%) Hadoop
14 1 (0.36%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 81 (29.56%) Git (software)
2 31 (11.31%) Subversion
3 25 (9.12%) Visual Studio
4 14 (5.11%) Selenium
5 13 (4.74%) Team Foundation Server
6 12 (4.38%) Jenkins
7 9 (3.28%) Ant
8 7 (2.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 6 (2.19%) Cucumber
9 6 (2.19%) Gradle
9 6 (2.19%) Maven
9 6 (2.19%) PHPUnit
9 6 (2.19%) Travis CI
9 6 (2.19%) WebDriver
10 5 (1.82%) JIRA
10 5 (1.82%) Mercurial
11 4 (1.46%) Concordion
11 4 (1.46%) JUnit
11 4 (1.46%) Log4j
11 4 (1.46%) RSpec
General
1 55 (20.07%) Marketing
2 20 (7.30%) Finance
3 17 (6.20%) Retail
4 14 (5.11%) Banking
5 11 (4.01%) Games
6 3 (1.09%) Electronics
6 3 (1.09%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.09%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.73%) Billing
7 2 (0.73%) Legal
8 1 (0.36%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.36%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 230 (83.94%) Developer
2 96 (35.04%) PHP Developer
3 68 (24.82%) JavaScript Developer
4 63 (22.99%) HTML Developer
5 59 (21.53%) HTML CSS Developer
6 56 (20.44%) MySQL Developer
6 56 (20.44%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 46 (16.79%) Graduate
8 45 (16.42%) Graduate Developer
9 36 (13.14%) .NET Developer
10 34 (12.41%) C# Developer
10 34 (12.41%) Software Developer
11 25 (9.12%) C# .NET Developer
12 23 (8.39%) Lead Developer
13 22 (8.03%) Java Developer
14 21 (7.66%) Junior
15 17 (6.20%) Angular Developer
15 17 (6.20%) ASP.NET Developer
15 17 (6.20%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 17 (6.20%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 171 (62.41%) CSS
2 162 (59.12%) HTML
3 129 (47.08%) jQuery
4 107 (39.05%) .NET
5 96 (35.04%) HTML5
6 74 (27.01%) ASP.NET
7 68 (24.82%) AngularJS
7 68 (24.82%) Web Services
8 54 (19.71%) LAMP
9 53 (19.34%) Ajax
10 47 (17.15%) XML
11 44 (16.06%) ASP.NET MVC
12 38 (13.87%) .NET Framework
12 38 (13.87%) SOAP
13 34 (12.41%) RESTful
14 33 (12.04%) KnockoutJS
15 32 (11.68%) Entity Framework
16 30 (10.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 21 (7.66%) CSS3
17 21 (7.66%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 34 (12.41%) Computer Science
2 18 (6.57%) Mobile App
3 17 (6.20%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (4.38%) Algorithms
5 8 (2.92%) N-Tier
6 7 (2.55%) Inversion of Control
6 7 (2.55%) iPad
6 7 (2.55%) Mathematics
6 7 (2.55%) User Experience
7 5 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.09%) Animation
8 3 (1.09%) Replication
9 2 (0.73%) Blog
9 2 (0.73%) Fintech
9 2 (0.73%) Social Media
9 2 (0.73%) W3C
10 1 (0.36%) Internet of Things
10 1 (0.36%) Online Games
10 1 (0.36%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 56 (20.44%) Linux
2 13 (4.74%) Windows
3 8 (2.92%) Unix
3 8 (2.92%) Windows 10
4 6 (2.19%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.82%) Android
6 3 (1.09%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (57.66%) OO
2 138 (50.36%) MVC
3 91 (33.21%) Agile Software Development
4 57 (20.80%) Web Development
5 42 (15.33%) High Availability
5 42 (15.33%) TDD
6 36 (13.14%) Software Engineering
7 32 (11.68%) Scrum
8 31 (11.31%) E-Commerce
9 29 (10.58%) Continuous Integration
10 26 (9.49%) SOA
11 22 (8.03%) Content Management
12 19 (6.93%) SOLID
13 16 (5.84%) Digital Marketing
13 16 (5.84%) Mentoring
14 15 (5.47%) Migration
14 15 (5.47%) Web Design
15 14 (5.11%) Data Management
15 14 (5.11%) Load Balancing
15 14 (5.11%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 172 (62.77%) JavaScript
2 121 (44.16%) PHP
3 120 (43.80%) C#
4 106 (38.69%) Java
5 86 (31.39%) SQL
6 32 (11.68%) C++
7 28 (10.22%) T-SQL
8 22 (8.03%) VB.NET
9 19 (6.93%) TypeScript
10 15 (5.47%) C
11 10 (3.65%) R
12 8 (2.92%) PHP 5
13 7 (2.55%) Erlang
13 7 (2.55%) Python
13 7 (2.55%) Ruby
14 5 (1.82%) VB
15 4 (1.46%) Bash Shell
15 4 (1.46%) ES6
15 4 (1.46%) Objective-C
15 4 (1.46%) Perl
Qualifications
1 42 (15.33%) Degree
2 9 (3.28%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (1.82%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.73%) HND
5 2 (0.73%) ISEB
6 1 (0.36%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.11%) QA
2 3 (1.09%) WAI
System Software
1 14 (5.11%) Docker
Vendors
1 33 (12.04%) Microsoft
2 12 (4.38%) Oracle
3 11 (4.01%) Twitter
4 8 (2.92%) Zend
5 6 (2.19%) Google
6 3 (1.09%) Adobe
6 3 (1.09%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.73%) Facebook
7 2 (0.73%) IBM
7 2 (0.73%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.36%) Apple
8 1 (0.36%) MuleSoft
8 1 (0.36%) Samsung
8 1 (0.36%) WSO2
8 1 (0.36%) Xamarin
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Oscar
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum + pension + flexible hours
Posted: 2 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £23k - 30k per year + + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Worcestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £23000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Oscar
Salary: £2000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits Scheme & Flexible Hours
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 70,000 + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
The Mereway Group of Companies
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Competitive Bonus Packages
Posted: 19 days ago