Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 117 96 115
Rank change year-on-year -21 +19 -71
Permanent jobs citing OO 65 106 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.85% 2.78% 2.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.03% 3.03% 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 56 107 89
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% +11.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,250 £30,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £64,733 £63,750 £61,250
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £37,750 £39,500
% change year-on-year +19.21% -4.43% -

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 3,203 3,498 4,265
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 91.07% 91.84% 91.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2,283 2,724 3,142
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,765
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.23% +0.62%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £67,500 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -3.61% +3.75%

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

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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

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Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OO in Birmingham over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Salary histogram for OO in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 44 (67.69%) JavaScript
2 40 (61.54%) HTML
3 37 (56.92%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (55.38%) CSS
5 32 (49.23%) Java
6 26 (40.00%) AngularJS
7 24 (36.92%) SQL
8 23 (35.38%) .NET
8 23 (35.38%) C#
9 21 (32.31%) React
9 21 (32.31%) Degree
10 20 (30.77%) Test Automation
11 19 (29.23%) Relational Database
11 19 (29.23%) TDD
12 18 (27.69%) Spring
13 17 (26.15%) MVC
13 17 (26.15%) OOP
13 17 (26.15%) HTML5
13 17 (26.15%) CSS3
14 16 (24.62%) Node.js
14 16 (24.62%) Git (software)
14 16 (24.62%) Web Development
15 15 (23.08%) jQuery
15 15 (23.08%) NoSQL
15 15 (23.08%) Continuous Delivery
15 15 (23.08%) SQL Server
16 14 (21.54%) PHP
16 14 (21.54%) Scrum
17 13 (20.00%) Software Engineering
17 13 (20.00%) Web Services

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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 7 (10.77%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (9.23%) CMS
3 4 (6.15%) Confluence
3 4 (6.15%) Drupal
4 1 (1.54%) Apache
4 1 (1.54%) GlassFish
4 1 (1.54%) JBoss
4 1 (1.54%) NetWeaver
4 1 (1.54%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.54%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.54%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Maya
1 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.54%) Magento
1 1 (1.54%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (9.23%) Slack
2 6 (9.23%) Trello
3 3 (4.62%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (4.62%) GitHub
4 2 (3.08%) SaaS
5 1 (1.54%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (1.54%) Office 365
5 1 (1.54%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (29.23%) Relational Database
2 15 (23.08%) NoSQL
2 15 (23.08%) SQL Server
3 10 (15.38%) MongoDB
4 9 (13.85%) MySQL
5 4 (6.15%) Hadoop
6 3 (4.62%) Big Data
6 3 (4.62%) Data Lake
6 3 (4.62%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (4.62%) Oracle BI EE
6 3 (4.62%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 3 (4.62%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (4.62%) Power BI
6 3 (4.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (4.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (3.08%) RDBMS
7 2 (3.08%) SQLite
8 1 (1.54%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (1.54%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 16 (24.62%) Git (software)
2 10 (15.38%) JIRA
2 10 (15.38%) Rational Rose
3 8 (12.31%) Selenium
4 7 (10.77%) Jenkins
5 5 (7.69%) JUnit
6 4 (6.15%) CircleCI
6 4 (6.15%) Cucumber
6 4 (6.15%) JBehave
6 4 (6.15%) PHPUnit
6 4 (6.15%) Subversion
6 4 (6.15%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (6.15%) WebDriver
7 3 (4.62%) gulp
7 3 (4.62%) SpecFlow
7 3 (4.62%) Visual Studio
8 2 (3.08%) Grunt
8 2 (3.08%) Log4Net
9 1 (1.54%) Maven
9 1 (1.54%) Mercurial
General
1 6 (9.23%) Marketing
2 3 (4.62%) Retail
3 2 (3.08%) Finance
3 2 (3.08%) Law
4 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 47 (72.31%) Developer
2 10 (15.38%) PHP Developer
3 9 (13.85%) Senior Developer
4 7 (10.77%) .NET Developer
5 6 (9.23%) Graduate
5 6 (9.23%) Java Developer
6 5 (7.69%) Applications Developer
6 5 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (7.69%) C# Developer
6 5 (7.69%) Consultant
6 5 (7.69%) Lead Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Android Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Data Consultant
7 4 (6.15%) Graduate Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Graduate Software Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Lead Java Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Senior .NET Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Software Developer
8 3 (4.62%) Data Manager
8 3 (4.62%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (61.54%) HTML
2 36 (55.38%) CSS
3 26 (40.00%) AngularJS
4 23 (35.38%) .NET
5 21 (32.31%) React
6 18 (27.69%) Spring
7 17 (26.15%) CSS3
7 17 (26.15%) HTML5
8 16 (24.62%) Node.js
9 15 (23.08%) jQuery
10 13 (20.00%) Web Services
11 11 (16.92%) JSON
12 10 (15.38%) ASP.NET
13 8 (12.31%) KnockoutJS
13 8 (12.31%) Sass
14 7 (10.77%) Backbone.js
14 7 (10.77%) Laravel
15 6 (9.23%) .NET Framework
15 6 (9.23%) Vue.js
15 6 (9.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.23%) NHS
2 5 (7.69%) Device Driver
2 5 (7.69%) Mobile App
2 5 (7.69%) PDA
3 3 (4.62%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (4.62%) User Experience
4 1 (1.54%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.54%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.54%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.54%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.54%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.54%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.31%) Apple iOS
1 8 (12.31%) Linux
2 5 (7.69%) Android
3 4 (6.15%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (56.92%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (30.77%) Test Automation
3 19 (29.23%) TDD
4 17 (26.15%) MVC
4 17 (26.15%) OOP
5 16 (24.62%) Web Development
6 15 (23.08%) Continuous Delivery
7 14 (21.54%) Scrum
8 13 (20.00%) Analytics
8 13 (20.00%) Software Engineering
9 11 (16.92%) Computer Science
9 11 (16.92%) IT Strategy
9 11 (16.92%) UML
10 10 (15.38%) ArchiMate
10 10 (15.38%) BPMN
10 10 (15.38%) SOA
11 9 (13.85%) Business Analysis
11 9 (13.85%) OOD
12 8 (12.31%) OO PHP
12 8 (12.31%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 44 (67.69%) JavaScript
2 32 (49.23%) Java
3 24 (36.92%) SQL
4 23 (35.38%) C#
5 14 (21.54%) PHP
6 6 (9.23%) Python
7 4 (6.15%) T-SQL
8 3 (4.62%) PL/SQL
8 3 (4.62%) TypeScript
9 2 (3.08%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.54%) ABAP
10 1 (1.54%) Java 8
10 1 (1.54%) Ruby
10 1 (1.54%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (32.31%) Degree
2 9 (13.85%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (7.69%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.08%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.85%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.15%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (6.15%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 11 (16.92%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.69%) Apple
3 3 (4.62%) Informatica
3 3 (4.62%) Okta
3 3 (4.62%) Oracle
3 3 (4.62%) Tableau
4 1 (1.54%) SAP
4 1 (1.54%) Xamarin