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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
England / West Midlands
Rank 91 124 134
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +10
Permanent jobs citing OOP 130 119 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.76% 2.01% 1.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.08% 2.27% 2.10%
Number of salaries quoted 115 117 79
Median salary £35,000 £38,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,600 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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
4222 5237 4237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 89.75% 88.33% 83.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3383 4309 3572
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
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 24 February 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 24 February 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 +8 30 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Birmingham +3 29 £27,500 -42.10% 4
Solihull +6 20 £35,500 +9.23% 8
Worcestershire -10 16 £37,500 -11.76% 4
Warwickshire +35 12 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Herefordshire - 11 £37,500 -
Coventry +10 9 £45,000 +34.32% 2
Shropshire -2 7 £25,000 -24.24% 2
Halesowen - 3 £23,000 -
Walsall - 2 £36,250 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £35,000 -
OOP
England

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 February 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.

1 191 (66.32%) JavaScript
2 189 (65.63%) CSS
3 173 (60.07%) HTML
4 158 (54.86%) OO
5 147 (51.04%) MVC
6 133 (46.18%) PHP
7 128 (44.44%) jQuery
8 123 (42.71%) MySQL
9 122 (42.36%) C#
10 110 (38.19%) .NET
11 103 (35.76%) Java
11 103 (35.76%) HTML5
12 90 (31.25%) SQL
13 89 (30.90%) Agile Software Development
14 85 (29.51%) Git (software)
15 74 (25.69%) AngularJS
16 73 (25.35%) ASP.NET
17 67 (23.26%) Linux
18 65 (22.57%) Web Development
19 62 (21.53%) Web Services
20 61 (21.18%) LAMP
21 60 (20.83%) Marketing
22 51 (17.71%) Ajax
23 50 (17.36%) XML
24 47 (16.32%) Relational Database
25 45 (15.63%) NoSQL
25 45 (15.63%) SQL Server
26 44 (15.28%) SOAP
27 43 (14.93%) ASP.NET MVC
27 43 (14.93%) Twitter Bootstrap

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 30 (10.42%) Apache
2 24 (8.33%) CMS
3 20 (6.94%) Elasticsearch
4 13 (4.51%) nginx
5 12 (4.17%) lighttpd
6 6 (2.08%) Drupal
6 6 (2.08%) WebSphere
7 5 (1.74%) JBoss
8 4 (1.39%) IIS
8 4 (1.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 4 (1.39%) WebLogic
9 3 (1.04%) Tomcat
9 3 (1.04%) WordPress
10 1 (0.35%) Apache ServiceMix
10 1 (0.35%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.35%) Mule
10 1 (0.35%) Mule ESB
10 1 (0.35%) Umbraco
Applications
1 11 (3.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 6 (2.08%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 31 (10.76%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (5.90%) GitHub
3 12 (4.17%) Amazon S3
4 11 (3.82%) Amazon EC2
4 11 (3.82%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 9 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
6 8 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (10.42%) ATM
2 15 (5.21%) Internet
3 4 (1.39%) Intranet
4 2 (0.69%) HTTP
4 2 (0.69%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.35%) Firewall
5 1 (0.35%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (42.71%) MySQL
2 47 (16.32%) Relational Database
3 45 (15.63%) NoSQL
3 45 (15.63%) SQL Server
4 21 (7.29%) MongoDB
5 15 (5.21%) RDBMS
6 11 (3.82%) Amazon RDS
6 11 (3.82%) Big Data
7 8 (2.78%) Redis
7 8 (2.78%) SQL Server 2014
8 7 (2.43%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (2.08%) Couchbase
10 5 (1.74%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (1.74%) Riak
11 4 (1.39%) DB2
11 4 (1.39%) Neo4j
12 1 (0.35%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.35%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 85 (29.51%) Git (software)
2 33 (11.46%) Subversion
3 32 (11.11%) Visual Studio
4 15 (5.21%) gulp
5 14 (4.86%) webpack
6 12 (4.17%) Selenium
7 11 (3.82%) Jenkins
7 11 (3.82%) Team Foundation Server
8 10 (3.47%) GitLab
8 10 (3.47%) PhantomJS
8 10 (3.47%) PHPUnit
9 8 (2.78%) WebDriver
10 7 (2.43%) Xdebug
11 4 (1.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 4 (1.39%) JUnit
11 4 (1.39%) Log4j
11 4 (1.39%) Travis CI
12 3 (1.04%) Ant
12 3 (1.04%) Maven
12 3 (1.04%) Mercurial
General
1 60 (20.83%) Marketing
2 19 (6.60%) Retail
3 14 (4.86%) Finance
4 12 (4.17%) Banking
5 11 (3.82%) Games
6 4 (1.39%) Electronics
6 4 (1.39%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.39%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.69%) Billing
7 2 (0.69%) Legal
8 1 (0.35%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 244 (84.72%) Developer
2 103 (35.76%) PHP Developer
3 69 (23.96%) JavaScript Developer
4 65 (22.57%) HTML Developer
5 61 (21.18%) HTML CSS Developer
6 57 (19.79%) MySQL Developer
6 57 (19.79%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 48 (16.67%) Graduate
8 47 (16.32%) Graduate Developer
9 41 (14.24%) .NET Developer
10 37 (12.85%) Software Developer
11 32 (11.11%) C# Developer
12 30 (10.42%) Junior
13 26 (9.03%) Junior Developer
14 25 (8.68%) C# .NET Developer
14 25 (8.68%) Web Developer
15 24 (8.33%) Senior Developer
16 23 (7.99%) Lead Developer
17 20 (6.94%) Java Developer
18 16 (5.56%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 189 (65.63%) CSS
2 173 (60.07%) HTML
3 128 (44.44%) jQuery
4 110 (38.19%) .NET
5 103 (35.76%) HTML5
6 74 (25.69%) AngularJS
7 73 (25.35%) ASP.NET
8 62 (21.53%) Web Services
9 61 (21.18%) LAMP
10 51 (17.71%) Ajax
11 50 (17.36%) XML
12 44 (15.28%) SOAP
13 43 (14.93%) ASP.NET MVC
13 43 (14.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 36 (12.50%) .NET Framework
15 34 (11.81%) RESTful
16 32 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
17 26 (9.03%) Entity Framework
18 25 (8.68%) Laravel
19 22 (7.64%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 36 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 28 (9.72%) Mobile App
3 18 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
4 16 (5.56%) Linux Command Line
5 10 (3.47%) Algorithms
5 10 (3.47%) N-Tier
6 8 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (2.78%) User Experience
7 6 (2.08%) iPad
8 5 (1.74%) Web 2.0
9 4 (1.39%) Blog
9 4 (1.39%) Replication
10 3 (1.04%) Animation
10 3 (1.04%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.69%) Fintech
11 2 (0.69%) W3C
12 1 (0.35%) Internet of Things
12 1 (0.35%) Smartphone
12 1 (0.35%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 67 (23.26%) Linux
2 15 (5.21%) Android
3 10 (3.47%) Apple iOS
4 9 (3.13%) Windows
5 8 (2.78%) Windows 10
6 7 (2.43%) Debian
6 7 (2.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (54.86%) OO
2 147 (51.04%) MVC
3 89 (30.90%) Agile Software Development
4 65 (22.57%) Web Development
5 40 (13.89%) High Availability
6 39 (13.54%) Scrum
7 38 (13.19%) TDD
8 37 (12.85%) Software Engineering
9 35 (12.15%) E-Commerce
10 29 (10.07%) Continuous Integration
11 27 (9.38%) SOA
12 21 (7.29%) Content Management
13 18 (6.25%) Mentoring
14 17 (5.90%) SOLID
14 17 (5.90%) Unit Testing
15 15 (5.21%) Kanban
15 15 (5.21%) Mathematics
15 15 (5.21%) Open Source
15 15 (5.21%) Web Design
16 14 (4.86%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 191 (66.32%) JavaScript
2 133 (46.18%) PHP
3 122 (42.36%) C#
4 103 (35.76%) Java
5 90 (31.25%) SQL
6 34 (11.81%) C++
7 28 (9.72%) T-SQL
8 22 (7.64%) VB.NET
9 19 (6.60%) TypeScript
10 15 (5.21%) C
11 10 (3.47%) PHP 7
11 10 (3.47%) R
11 10 (3.47%) XPath
12 9 (3.13%) Erlang
13 8 (2.78%) Objective-C
14 7 (2.43%) Python
14 7 (2.43%) VB
15 6 (2.08%) PHP 5
16 3 (1.04%) ES6
16 3 (1.04%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 41 (14.24%) Degree
2 11 (3.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.69%) HND
4 1 (0.35%) ISEB
4 1 (0.35%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.35%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.56%) QA
2 2 (0.69%) WAI
System Software
1 26 (9.03%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (3.82%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 33 (11.46%) Microsoft
2 15 (5.21%) Zend
3 11 (3.82%) Oracle
3 11 (3.82%) Twitter
4 7 (2.43%) Red Hat
5 6 (2.08%) Google
6 2 (0.69%) IBM
6 2 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.35%) Adobe
7 1 (0.35%) Apple
7 1 (0.35%) Facebook
7 1 (0.35%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.35%) WSO2
7 1 (0.35%) Xamarin
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