Period
to 19 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for OO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OO over the 6 months to 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 84 64 81
Rank change year-on-year -20 +17 -32
Permanent jobs citing OO 117 165 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 3.09% 4.24% 3.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.41% 4.61% 3.62%
Number of salaries quoted 108 163 116
Birmingham median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.79% +28.38% -1.33%
10th Percentile £23,050 £31,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -

OO is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,430 3,583 4,332
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 90.67% 92.01% 90.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2,443 2,884 3,183
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -1.16%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £72,400 £65,000 £70,000
West Midlands median annual salary £43,857 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +9.64% - -

OO
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing OO as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for OO in Birmingham

OO
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OO in Birmingham.

Salary trend for OO in Birmingham

OO
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OO in Birmingham over the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

Salary histogram for OO in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 September 2018, IT jobs citing OO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for OO.

1 62 (52.99%) JavaScript
2 57 (48.72%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (43.59%) CSS
4 49 (41.88%) Java
5 48 (41.03%) C#
6 44 (37.61%) HTML
7 40 (34.19%) jQuery
8 39 (33.33%) .NET
9 36 (30.77%) MVC
10 33 (28.21%) SQL
11 31 (26.50%) Degree
12 29 (24.79%) ASP.NET
13 27 (23.08%) Finance
14 26 (22.22%) Analytics
15 25 (21.37%) Relational Database
15 25 (21.37%) Web Services
16 24 (20.51%) SQL Server
16 24 (20.51%) Software Engineering
17 23 (19.66%) JSON
18 22 (18.80%) AngularJS
18 22 (18.80%) CMS
19 21 (17.95%) Computer Science
19 21 (17.95%) Unit Testing
20 20 (17.09%) LINQ
20 20 (17.09%) Content Management
20 20 (17.09%) MySQL
21 19 (16.24%) TDD
21 19 (16.24%) Computer Science Degree
22 18 (15.38%) Test Automation
22 18 (15.38%) Legal

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 22 (18.80%) CMS
2 13 (11.11%) IIS
3 9 (7.69%) SharePoint
4 7 (5.98%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (5.13%) Apache
6 5 (4.27%) JBoss
7 3 (2.56%) Anypoint
7 3 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (1.71%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.85%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Maya
1 1 (0.85%) MS Visio
1 1 (0.85%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Magento
1 1 (0.85%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 14 (11.97%) SaaS
2 5 (4.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.71%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.85%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.85%) iTunes
4 1 (0.85%) MailChimp
4 1 (0.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.69%) SSL
2 1 (0.85%) AMQP
2 1 (0.85%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (21.37%) Relational Database
2 24 (20.51%) SQL Server
3 20 (17.09%) MySQL
4 12 (10.26%) NoSQL
4 12 (10.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (8.55%) MongoDB
5 10 (8.55%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (4.27%) Big Data
6 5 (4.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (3.42%) Hadoop
7 4 (3.42%) RDBMS
8 3 (2.56%) DTS
8 3 (2.56%) EDRMS
8 3 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.71%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (1.71%) Infinispan
9 2 (1.71%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 9 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 7 (5.98%) Rational Rose
3 5 (4.27%) Jenkins
3 5 (4.27%) Subversion
4 4 (3.42%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (3.42%) Visual Studio
5 3 (2.56%) TeamCity
6 2 (1.71%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.71%) Grunt
6 2 (1.71%) gulp
6 2 (1.71%) IntelliJ
6 2 (1.71%) Jasmine
6 2 (1.71%) JUnit
6 2 (1.71%) Karma Test Runner
6 2 (1.71%) Log4Net
6 2 (1.71%) PhantomJS
6 2 (1.71%) Selenium
6 2 (1.71%) SpecFlow
6 2 (1.71%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.71%) webpack
General
1 27 (23.08%) Finance
2 18 (15.38%) Legal
3 12 (10.26%) Manufacturing
4 11 (9.40%) Law
5 9 (7.69%) Banking
5 9 (7.69%) Marketing
6 6 (5.13%) Retail
7 1 (0.85%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 83 (70.94%) Developer
2 29 (24.79%) Software Developer
3 18 (15.38%) Technical Writer
4 17 (14.53%) .NET Developer
5 16 (13.68%) Author
5 16 (13.68%) Graduate
5 16 (13.68%) PHP Developer
5 16 (13.68%) Technical Author
6 14 (11.97%) Graduate Developer
6 14 (11.97%) Graduate Software Developer
6 14 (11.97%) Senior Developer
7 10 (8.55%) Java Developer
8 7 (5.98%) C# Developer
9 6 (5.13%) Applications Developer
9 6 (5.13%) Consultant
9 6 (5.13%) Senior Technical Writer
9 6 (5.13%) Specification Writer
10 5 (4.27%) Senior .NET Developer
10 5 (4.27%) Senior Technical Author
10 5 (4.27%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (43.59%) CSS
2 44 (37.61%) HTML
3 40 (34.19%) jQuery
4 39 (33.33%) .NET
5 29 (24.79%) ASP.NET
6 25 (21.37%) Web Services
7 23 (19.66%) JSON
8 22 (18.80%) AngularJS
9 20 (17.09%) LINQ
10 17 (14.53%) Entity Framework
10 17 (14.53%) HTML5
10 17 (14.53%) Spring
11 16 (13.68%) .NET Framework
11 16 (13.68%) React
12 15 (12.82%) CSS3
12 15 (12.82%) XML
13 14 (11.97%) ASP.NET Web API
14 13 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 12 (10.26%) KnockoutJS
15 12 (10.26%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 21 (17.95%) Computer Science
2 12 (10.26%) Fintech
2 12 (10.26%) Management Information System
3 6 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.27%) Device Driver
4 5 (4.27%) PDA
5 4 (3.42%) User Experience
6 3 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.56%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.71%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.71%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.71%) Social Media
8 1 (0.85%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.85%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.85%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.85%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (10.26%) Linux
2 7 (5.98%) Windows
3 5 (4.27%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.56%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.85%) Android
5 1 (0.85%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (48.72%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (30.77%) MVC
3 26 (22.22%) Analytics
4 24 (20.51%) Software Engineering
5 21 (17.95%) Unit Testing
6 20 (17.09%) Content Management
7 19 (16.24%) TDD
8 18 (15.38%) Test Automation
9 17 (14.53%) OOD
9 17 (14.53%) OOP
10 16 (13.68%) Prototyping
10 16 (13.68%) Responsive Web Design
11 15 (12.82%) Web Development
11 15 (12.82%) Workflow
12 14 (11.97%) OO PHP
13 12 (10.26%) Continuous Delivery
13 12 (10.26%) UML
14 11 (9.40%) Predictive Analytics
14 11 (9.40%) Scrum
14 11 (9.40%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 62 (52.99%) JavaScript
2 49 (41.88%) Java
3 48 (41.03%) C#
4 33 (28.21%) SQL
5 17 (14.53%) PHP
6 11 (9.40%) VB
6 11 (9.40%) VB.NET
7 4 (3.42%) Java 8
7 4 (3.42%) TypeScript
8 2 (1.71%) ABAP
8 2 (1.71%) Groovy
8 2 (1.71%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.85%) C++
9 1 (0.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 31 (26.50%) Degree
2 19 (16.24%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (5.13%) Security Cleared
4 5 (4.27%) PhD
5 2 (1.71%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.69%) ISO 9001
1 9 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (3.42%) QA
3 1 (0.85%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (1.71%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (2.56%) Puppet
2 1 (0.85%) cPanel
Vendors
1 13 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 9 (7.69%) LexisNexis
3 5 (4.27%) Capita
3 5 (4.27%) Zend
4 3 (2.56%) VMware
4 3 (2.56%) webMethods
5 2 (1.71%) SAP
6 1 (0.85%) Apple
6 1 (0.85%) Google
6 1 (0.85%) Oracle
6 1 (0.85%) Xamarin