Period
to 15 July 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 15 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 86 49 65
Rank change year-on-year -37 +16 -18
Permanent jobs citing OO 128 180 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 3.23% 4.67% 4.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.54% 5.15% 4.54%
Number of salaries quoted 122 163 156
Birmingham median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +20.00% -
10th Percentile £22,050 £28,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £56,250
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +2.56% +2.63% +1.33%

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 3,612 3,497 4,297
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 91.28% 90.67% 89.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2,588 2,856 3,190
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £43,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.05% +1.76% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,625
90th Percentile £70,000 £64,063 £70,000
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -1.23% +1.25%

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

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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 15 July 2018.

Salary histogram for OO in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 15 July 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 55 (42.97%) C#
2 54 (42.19%) Java
3 53 (41.41%) Agile Software Development
4 51 (39.84%) JavaScript
5 44 (34.38%) CSS
6 43 (33.59%) Finance
7 42 (32.81%) jQuery
8 41 (32.03%) .NET
9 39 (30.47%) SQL
10 35 (27.34%) HTML
11 30 (23.44%) Web Services
12 28 (21.88%) SQL Server
12 28 (21.88%) MVC
12 28 (21.88%) Degree
13 27 (21.09%) ASP.NET
14 26 (20.31%) JSON
15 25 (19.53%) Relational Database
16 23 (17.97%) OOD
17 22 (17.19%) Analytics
18 21 (16.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 21 (16.41%) Fintech
18 21 (16.41%) CMS
18 21 (16.41%) RESTful
19 20 (15.63%) AngularJS
20 19 (14.84%) Entity Framework
20 19 (14.84%) LINQ
20 19 (14.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 18 (14.06%) Legal
22 17 (13.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
23 16 (12.50%) Software Engineering

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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 21 (16.41%) CMS
2 16 (12.50%) IIS
3 9 (7.03%) SharePoint
4 8 (6.25%) JBoss
5 6 (4.69%) Anypoint
5 6 (4.69%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (3.91%) Apache
7 4 (3.13%) WordPress
8 2 (1.56%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.78%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (1.56%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.13%) SAP CRM
1 4 (3.13%) SAP MM
1 4 (3.13%) SAP PM
1 4 (3.13%) SAP S/4HANA
2 2 (1.56%) Magento
2 2 (1.56%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 14 (10.94%) SaaS
2 3 (2.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.56%) MailChimp
4 1 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.78%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.78%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.03%) SSL
2 2 (1.56%) DNS
2 2 (1.56%) Internet
3 1 (0.78%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (21.88%) SQL Server
2 25 (19.53%) Relational Database
3 19 (14.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 17 (13.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 16 (12.50%) MySQL
6 11 (8.59%) SQL Server 2008
7 10 (7.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (6.25%) NoSQL
9 6 (4.69%) DTS
9 6 (4.69%) EDRMS
9 6 (4.69%) MongoDB
10 5 (3.91%) Big Data
11 4 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (3.13%) GIS
11 4 (3.13%) RDBMS
12 2 (1.56%) BusinessObjects
12 2 (1.56%) Infinispan
13 1 (0.78%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 12 (9.38%) Jenkins
2 9 (7.03%) Git (software)
3 7 (5.47%) Jasmine
3 7 (5.47%) Karma Test Runner
3 7 (5.47%) Octopus Deploy
3 7 (5.47%) PhantomJS
3 7 (5.47%) TeamCity
3 7 (5.47%) webpack
4 5 (3.91%) Visual Studio
5 4 (3.13%) Maven
5 4 (3.13%) Subversion
6 3 (2.34%) Rational Rose
7 2 (1.56%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.56%) gulp
7 2 (1.56%) IntelliJ
7 2 (1.56%) JUnit
7 2 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.78%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 1 (0.78%) Rational Software Modeler
8 1 (0.78%) SonarQube
General
1 43 (33.59%) Finance
2 18 (14.06%) Legal
3 13 (10.16%) Banking
4 11 (8.59%) Manufacturing
5 10 (7.81%) Law
6 7 (5.47%) Marketing
7 4 (3.13%) Retail
8 1 (0.78%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 83 (64.84%) Developer
2 41 (32.03%) Software Developer
3 23 (17.97%) Technical Writer
4 21 (16.41%) Author
4 21 (16.41%) Technical Author
5 16 (12.50%) .NET Developer
6 15 (11.72%) Senior Developer
7 14 (10.94%) Graduate
7 14 (10.94%) Graduate Developer
7 14 (10.94%) Graduate Software Developer
8 12 (9.38%) Architect
8 12 (9.38%) PHP Developer
9 11 (8.59%) Specification Writer
10 9 (7.03%) C# Developer
11 8 (6.25%) Java Developer
11 8 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
12 6 (4.69%) Senior Software Developer
12 6 (4.69%) Senior Technical Writer
12 6 (4.69%) TOGAF Architect
13 5 (3.91%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (34.38%) CSS
2 42 (32.81%) jQuery
3 41 (32.03%) .NET
4 35 (27.34%) HTML
5 30 (23.44%) Web Services
6 27 (21.09%) ASP.NET
7 26 (20.31%) JSON
8 21 (16.41%) RESTful
8 21 (16.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 20 (15.63%) AngularJS
10 19 (14.84%) Entity Framework
10 19 (14.84%) LINQ
11 15 (11.72%) ASP.NET Web API
11 15 (11.72%) XML
12 13 (10.16%) .NET Framework
13 12 (9.38%) HTML5
14 11 (8.59%) REST
14 11 (8.59%) Spring
15 10 (7.81%) KnockoutJS
15 10 (7.81%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 21 (16.41%) Fintech
2 16 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 15 (11.72%) Management Information System
4 8 (6.25%) Mobile App
5 6 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (4.69%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (3.13%) User Experience
6 4 (3.13%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.56%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.56%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.56%) Social Media
8 1 (0.78%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (0.78%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.78%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.78%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.78%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.38%) Windows
2 7 (5.47%) Linux
3 6 (4.69%) Apple iOS
3 6 (4.69%) Windows Server
4 5 (3.91%) Android
5 2 (1.56%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (41.41%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (21.88%) MVC
3 23 (17.97%) OOD
4 22 (17.19%) Analytics
5 16 (12.50%) Content Management
5 16 (12.50%) Predictive Analytics
5 16 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 15 (11.72%) OOP
6 15 (11.72%) Test Automation
6 15 (11.72%) Unit Testing
6 15 (11.72%) Workflow
7 13 (10.16%) Problem-Solving
8 12 (9.38%) OOA/OOD
8 12 (9.38%) Responsive Web Design
8 12 (9.38%) Web Design
9 11 (8.59%) Project Management
9 11 (8.59%) SDLC
10 10 (7.81%) Integration Testing
10 10 (7.81%) Prototyping
10 10 (7.81%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 55 (42.97%) C#
2 54 (42.19%) Java
3 51 (39.84%) JavaScript
4 39 (30.47%) SQL
5 13 (10.16%) VB
6 12 (9.38%) PHP
7 11 (8.59%) VB.NET
8 7 (5.47%) TypeScript
9 6 (4.69%) ABAP
9 6 (4.69%) T-SQL
10 4 (3.13%) C++
10 4 (3.13%) Java 8
11 2 (1.56%) Groovy
11 2 (1.56%) PHP 5
12 1 (0.78%) Apex Code
12 1 (0.78%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.78%) R
Qualifications
1 28 (21.88%) Degree
2 15 (11.72%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (4.69%) PhD
4 3 (2.34%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.56%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.03%) ISO 9001
1 9 (7.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (3.13%) QA
3 1 (0.78%) WCAG
System Software
1 3 (2.34%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (4.69%) Puppet
2 2 (1.56%) cPanel
3 1 (0.78%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.78%) Terraform
Vendors
1 15 (11.72%) Microsoft
2 9 (7.03%) LexisNexis
3 6 (4.69%) SAP
3 6 (4.69%) VMware
3 6 (4.69%) webMethods
4 5 (3.91%) Zend
5 4 (3.13%) Syclo
6 1 (0.78%) AppDynamics
6 1 (0.78%) Apple
6 1 (0.78%) Dynatrace
6 1 (0.78%) Google
6 1 (0.78%) New Relic
6 1 (0.78%) Oracle
6 1 (0.78%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.78%) Xamarin