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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 95 107 121
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +14
Permanent jobs citing OOP 147 114 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.56% 2.12% 1.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.04% 2.65% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 134 95 85
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,250 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,405 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
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
4833 4295 4258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 84.10% 79.83% 78.98%
Number of salaries quoted 3963 3575 3593
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 6 July 2015.

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 6 July 2015. 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 +10 45 £40,000 +19.40% 6
Staffordshire +2 28 £36,000 +10.76% 4
Warwickshire -2 27 £35,000 +16.66% 4
Worcestershire 0 14 £32,000 -1.53% 1
Solihull +23 11 £27,500 -8.33% 2
Coventry -15 5 £36,250 -12.44%
Herefordshire - 4 £52,500 -
Shropshire - 4 £20,000 - 2
Wolverhampton +6 3 £28,000 -6.66%
West Bromwich - 3 £43,000 -
Bilston - 1 £28,000 -
OOP
England

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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.

1 183 (71.21%) HTML
2 167 (64.98%) JavaScript
3 153 (59.53%) CSS
4 146 (56.81%) OO
4 146 (56.81%) PHP
5 115 (44.75%) MVC
6 103 (40.08%) MySQL
7 101 (39.30%) jQuery
8 95 (36.96%) .NET
9 94 (36.58%) SQL
10 92 (35.80%) C#
11 83 (32.30%) Agile Software Development
12 81 (31.52%) Git (software)
13 78 (30.35%) HTML5
14 71 (27.63%) XML
15 63 (24.51%) Linux
15 63 (24.51%) Web Development
16 56 (21.79%) ASP.NET
17 53 (20.62%) CSS3
18 46 (17.90%) SQL Server
19 40 (15.56%) Java
19 40 (15.56%) Microsoft
20 39 (15.18%) Software Engineering
20 39 (15.18%) Relational Database
21 37 (14.40%) Zend
22 36 (14.01%) E-Commerce
23 35 (13.62%) .NET Framework
24 33 (12.84%) Subversion
24 33 (12.84%) Project Management
24 33 (12.84%) Laravel

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 32 (12.45%) Apache
2 25 (9.73%) CMS
3 20 (7.78%) WebSphere
3 20 (7.78%) WebLogic
3 20 (7.78%) JBoss
4 12 (4.67%) WordPress
5 10 (3.89%) Node.js
6 6 (2.33%) IIS
7 4 (1.56%) Moodle
8 3 (1.17%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.78%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.78%) Lotus Domino
10 1 (0.39%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.39%) Drupal
10 1 (0.39%) nginx
Applications
1 21 (8.17%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.67%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.78%) Simulink
4 2 (0.78%) Stateflow
4 2 (0.78%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 22 (8.56%) Magento
2 1 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.39%) SaaS
3 1 (0.39%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.72%) Internet
2 6 (2.33%) VoIP
3 2 (0.78%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.78%) Modbus
3 2 (0.78%) Profibus
4 1 (0.39%) Intranet
4 1 (0.39%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (40.08%) MySQL
2 46 (17.90%) SQL Server
3 39 (15.18%) Relational Database
4 13 (5.06%) SQL Server 2005
5 12 (4.67%) RDBMS
6 10 (3.89%) MongoDB
7 7 (2.72%) InterSystems Cache
8 4 (1.56%) NoSQL
9 3 (1.17%) Redis
9 3 (1.17%) Big Data
9 3 (1.17%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.39%) SQLite
11 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 81 (31.52%) Git (software)
2 33 (12.84%) Subversion
3 28 (10.89%) Visual Studio
4 21 (8.17%) Selenium
5 20 (7.78%) Ant
5 20 (7.78%) JUnit
5 20 (7.78%) JIRA
6 11 (4.28%) PHPUnit
7 7 (2.72%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (2.72%) NUnit
8 4 (1.56%) Mercurial
8 4 (1.56%) Grunt
9 3 (1.17%) Trac
9 3 (1.17%) PEAR
9 3 (1.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 3 (1.17%) Bugzilla
10 2 (0.78%) Maven
10 2 (0.78%) Hudson
11 1 (0.39%) Jenkins
11 1 (0.39%) Mocha
General
1 19 (7.39%) Finance
1 19 (7.39%) Marketing
2 10 (3.89%) Telecoms
3 8 (3.11%) Retail
4 7 (2.72%) Games
5 6 (2.33%) Automotive
6 3 (1.17%) Advertising
7 2 (0.78%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.39%) Publishing
8 1 (0.39%) Legal
8 1 (0.39%) Electronics
8 1 (0.39%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 230 (89.49%) Developer
2 83 (32.30%) PHP Developer
3 72 (28.02%) Web Developer
4 42 (16.34%) PHP Web Developer
5 31 (12.06%) C# Developer
6 29 (11.28%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 27 (10.51%) .NET Developer
7 27 (10.51%) Software Developer
8 25 (9.73%) Java Developer
9 24 (9.34%) Software Engineer
10 20 (7.78%) Java Software Engineer
11 18 (7.00%) Junior Developer
11 18 (7.00%) Senior Developer
11 18 (7.00%) Junior
12 13 (5.06%) Lead Developer
13 12 (4.67%) Junior C# Developer
14 10 (3.89%) Graduate
15 9 (3.50%) C# .NET Developer
16 8 (3.11%) Graduate Developer
17 7 (2.72%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 183 (71.21%) HTML
2 153 (59.53%) CSS
3 101 (39.30%) jQuery
4 95 (36.96%) .NET
5 78 (30.35%) HTML5
6 71 (27.63%) XML
7 56 (21.79%) ASP.NET
8 53 (20.62%) CSS3
9 35 (13.62%) .NET Framework
10 33 (12.84%) Laravel
11 30 (11.67%) JSON
12 29 (11.28%) AngularJS
13 27 (10.51%) Ajax
14 24 (9.34%) Web Services
15 23 (8.95%) WinForms
16 22 (8.56%) SOAP
17 21 (8.17%) Symfony
17 21 (8.17%) PhoneGap
18 20 (7.78%) LAMP
18 20 (7.78%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 22 (8.56%) Computer Science
2 15 (5.84%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (5.06%) Mobile App
4 10 (3.89%) User Experience
5 9 (3.50%) Social Network
6 7 (2.72%) Algorithms
7 6 (2.33%) Clustering
8 5 (1.95%) IVR
8 5 (1.95%) Semantic Web
8 5 (1.95%) Ontologies
9 4 (1.56%) Mathematics
10 3 (1.17%) VAX
10 3 (1.17%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.78%) EPoS
11 2 (0.78%) W3C
11 2 (0.78%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.78%) Data Integration
11 2 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.78%) Digital Media
12 1 (0.39%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 63 (24.51%) Linux
2 23 (8.95%) Windows
3 13 (5.06%) UNIX
4 9 (3.50%) Android
5 4 (1.56%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.78%) CentOS
7 1 (0.39%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.39%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (56.81%) OO
2 115 (44.75%) MVC
3 83 (32.30%) Agile Software Development
4 63 (24.51%) Web Development
5 39 (15.18%) Software Engineering
6 36 (14.01%) E-Commerce
7 33 (12.84%) Project Management
8 32 (12.45%) SOA
9 26 (10.12%) Open Source
9 26 (10.12%) Mobile Development
10 21 (8.17%) OO PHP
10 21 (8.17%) Unit Testing
11 18 (7.00%) TDD
12 15 (5.84%) Continuous Integration
12 15 (5.84%) SDLC
13 14 (5.45%) Web Application Development
13 14 (5.45%) OOD
14 13 (5.06%) Scrum
14 13 (5.06%) Mentoring
14 13 (5.06%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 167 (64.98%) JavaScript
2 146 (56.81%) PHP
3 94 (36.58%) SQL
4 92 (35.80%) C#
5 40 (15.56%) Java
6 32 (12.45%) VB.NET
7 27 (10.51%) PHP5
8 26 (10.12%) T-SQL
8 26 (10.12%) Python
9 23 (8.95%) VB
10 22 (8.56%) C
11 21 (8.17%) C++
11 21 (8.17%) Ruby
12 5 (1.95%) SPARQL
12 5 (1.95%) Delphi
12 5 (1.95%) PL/SQL
12 5 (1.95%) MUMPS
13 4 (1.56%) VB6
14 2 (0.78%) MATLAB
14 2 (0.78%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 32 (12.45%) Degree
2 5 (1.95%) Postgraduate
3 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.78%) Linux+ Certification
3 2 (0.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.50%) ISO 9001
2 6 (2.33%) QA
3 4 (1.56%) HL7
4 1 (0.39%) TickIT
Systems Management
1 5 (1.95%) cPanel
Vendors
1 40 (15.56%) Microsoft
2 37 (14.40%) Zend
3 6 (2.33%) Rackspace
4 4 (1.56%) Oracle
4 4 (1.56%) InterSystems
5 3 (1.17%) Apple
5 3 (1.17%) Adobe
5 3 (1.17%) Xamarin
5 3 (1.17%) Twitter
6 2 (0.78%) Sencha
6 2 (0.78%) Facebook
6 2 (0.78%) Misys
6 2 (0.78%) Cerner
6 2 (0.78%) McKesson
6 2 (0.78%) Siemens
6 2 (0.78%) Red Hat
6 2 (0.78%) IBM
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
JPS Selection
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
JPS Selection
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Shropshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Hellmann Worldwide Logistics
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus scheme and other benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
ninesharp
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 5% pension, bonus, 25 days hols
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £34000 - £42000 per annum + Strong Benefits Package
Posted: 12 days ago
Solihull
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £22000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Worcester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago