Period
to 18 February 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 18 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 117 99 42
Rank change year-on-year -18 -57 +3
Permanent jobs citing OO 72 100 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.99% 2.41% 5.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.21% 2.66% 6.13%
Number of salaries quoted 74 88 222
Birmingham median annual salary £51,250 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.89% +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £65,000
West Midlands median annual salary £35,500 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.33% -11.76% +6.25%

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 3,258 3,761 3,556
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 89.95% 90.67% 87.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2,387 2,809 2,945
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £43,124 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +1.47% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,000 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.70% -4.71% +6.25%

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 18 February 2018.

Salary histogram for OO in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 42 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (52.78%) Java
3 32 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 28 (38.89%) Git (software)
5 25 (34.72%) HTML
5 25 (34.72%) OOD
6 22 (30.56%) CSS
7 20 (27.78%) MVC
8 19 (26.39%) Web Services
9 18 (25.00%) Node.js
9 18 (25.00%) REST
10 17 (23.61%) RESTful
10 17 (23.61%) MySQL
11 16 (22.22%) C#
11 16 (22.22%) PHP
12 15 (20.83%) OOP
12 15 (20.83%) SOA
12 15 (20.83%) Spring
12 15 (20.83%) NoSQL
13 13 (18.06%) jQuery
13 13 (18.06%) Web Development
14 12 (16.67%) Hibernate
14 12 (16.67%) Finance
14 12 (16.67%) Unit Testing
14 12 (16.67%) Relational Database
15 11 (15.28%) AngularJS
15 11 (15.28%) Degree
15 11 (15.28%) Computer Science
15 11 (15.28%) SQL
16 10 (13.89%) XML

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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 5 (6.94%) CMS
2 4 (5.56%) WordPress
3 1 (1.39%) Confluence
3 1 (1.39%) Drupal
3 1 (1.39%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 5 (6.94%) SAP CRM
1 5 (6.94%) SAP MM
1 5 (6.94%) SAP PM
1 5 (6.94%) SAP S/4HANA
2 3 (4.17%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.17%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.56%) HTTP
2 3 (4.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (23.61%) MySQL
2 15 (20.83%) NoSQL
3 12 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 7 (9.72%) RDBMS
5 5 (6.94%) GIS
5 5 (6.94%) MarkLogic
5 5 (6.94%) SQL Server
5 5 (6.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (1.39%) Big Data
7 1 (1.39%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 28 (38.89%) Git (software)
2 7 (9.72%) Jenkins
3 6 (8.33%) Maven
4 5 (6.94%) Jasmine
4 5 (6.94%) JIRA
4 5 (6.94%) JUnit
4 5 (6.94%) Karma Test Runner
4 5 (6.94%) PhantomJS
4 5 (6.94%) webpack
5 4 (5.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (5.56%) Gradle
5 4 (5.56%) gulp
5 4 (5.56%) Subversion
5 4 (5.56%) Visual Studio
6 2 (2.78%) Grunt
7 1 (1.39%) Bower
7 1 (1.39%) DbUnit
7 1 (1.39%) Mockito
7 1 (1.39%) SonarQube
7 1 (1.39%) Vagrant
General
1 12 (16.67%) Finance
2 7 (9.72%) Advertising
3 6 (8.33%) Banking
3 6 (8.33%) Marketing
4 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 59 (81.94%) Developer
2 24 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 20 (27.78%) Java Developer
4 13 (18.06%) Software Developer
5 10 (13.89%) PHP Developer
5 10 (13.89%) Senior Java Developer
6 6 (8.33%) Applications Developer
6 6 (8.33%) Senior Software Developer
6 6 (8.33%) Web Developer
7 5 (6.94%) .NET Developer
7 5 (6.94%) Architect
7 5 (6.94%) C# Developer
7 5 (6.94%) Mobile Architect
7 5 (6.94%) Mobility Architect
7 5 (6.94%) NoSQL Developer
7 5 (6.94%) SAP Architect
8 4 (5.56%) Angular Developer
8 4 (5.56%) Junior Programmer
8 4 (5.56%) Salesforce Programmer
8 4 (5.56%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (34.72%) HTML
2 22 (30.56%) CSS
3 19 (26.39%) Web Services
4 18 (25.00%) Node.js
4 18 (25.00%) REST
5 17 (23.61%) RESTful
6 15 (20.83%) Spring
7 13 (18.06%) jQuery
8 12 (16.67%) Hibernate
9 11 (15.28%) AngularJS
10 10 (13.89%) JSON
10 10 (13.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 10 (13.89%) XML
11 9 (12.50%) .NET
11 9 (12.50%) XSLT
12 8 (11.11%) Laravel
13 7 (9.72%) HTML5
13 7 (9.72%) RabbitMQ
13 7 (9.72%) SOAP
14 6 (8.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.28%) Computer Science
2 6 (8.33%) Fintech
2 6 (8.33%) Virtual Team
3 5 (6.94%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (6.94%) Mobile App
4 4 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.17%) Blog
5 3 (4.17%) Cloud Native
6 2 (2.78%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (2.78%) Social Network
6 2 (2.78%) User Experience
7 1 (1.39%) Credit Risk
7 1 (1.39%) Equities
7 1 (1.39%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.39%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.94%) Android
1 5 (6.94%) Apple iOS
1 5 (6.94%) Windows
2 2 (2.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (34.72%) OOD
3 20 (27.78%) MVC
4 15 (20.83%) OOP
4 15 (20.83%) SOA
5 13 (18.06%) Web Development
6 12 (16.67%) Unit Testing
7 10 (13.89%) ETL
7 10 (13.89%) Software Engineering
8 9 (12.50%) CRM
8 9 (12.50%) Microservices
9 8 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (11.11%) TDD
10 7 (9.72%) OO PHP
10 7 (9.72%) OOA/OOD
10 7 (9.72%) Web Design
11 6 (8.33%) Multithreading
11 6 (8.33%) Test Automation
12 5 (6.94%) Domain-Driven Design
12 5 (6.94%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 38 (52.78%) Java
2 32 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 16 (22.22%) C#
3 16 (22.22%) PHP
4 11 (15.28%) SQL
5 9 (12.50%) XPath
6 6 (8.33%) TypeScript
7 5 (6.94%) ABAP
7 5 (6.94%) SPARQL
7 5 (6.94%) XQuery
8 4 (5.56%) Apex Code
9 3 (4.17%) PHP 5
10 2 (2.78%) C++
10 2 (2.78%) Ruby
11 1 (1.39%) R
11 1 (1.39%) VB
11 1 (1.39%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (15.28%) Degree
2 5 (6.94%) Security Cleared
3 4 (5.56%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (2.78%) Master's Degree
5 1 (1.39%) HNC
5 1 (1.39%) HND
5 1 (1.39%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.39%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (6.94%) SAP
1 5 (6.94%) Syclo
1 5 (6.94%) Talend
2 4 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (4.17%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.78%) Zend
5 1 (1.39%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.39%) Google
5 1 (1.39%) Oracle
5 1 (1.39%) Reuters