Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for OOD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OOD over the 6 months to 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 163 188 128
Rank change year-on-year +25 -60 +49
Permanent jobs citing OOD 23 13 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.63% 0.30% 1.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 0.33% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 28 11 59
Birmingham median annual salary £51,250 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.59% +21.43% +16.67%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £49,000
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +8.11%

OOD 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 3,280 3,895 3,293
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 89.67% 90.71% 86.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2,442 2,865 2,775
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £66,250 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £41,250 £41,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -0.60% - +3.75%

OOD
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for OOD in Birmingham

OOD
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for OOD in Birmingham

OOD
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OOD in Birmingham over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Salary histogram for OOD in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, IT jobs citing OOD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for OOD.

1 23 (100.00%) OO
2 18 (78.26%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (73.91%) REST
4 16 (69.57%) Java
5 15 (65.22%) JavaScript
6 14 (60.87%) NoSQL
7 12 (52.17%) XSLT
7 12 (52.17%) XPath
7 12 (52.17%) Git (software)
7 12 (52.17%) XML
7 12 (52.17%) Microservices
8 10 (43.48%) HTML
8 10 (43.48%) CSS
8 10 (43.48%) Software Engineering
9 9 (39.13%) Node.js
10 8 (34.78%) Computer Science
10 8 (34.78%) Unit Testing
10 8 (34.78%) Web Services
10 8 (34.78%) SOA
11 7 (30.43%) JUnit
11 7 (30.43%) C#
11 7 (30.43%) MVC
11 7 (30.43%) HTTP
11 7 (30.43%) Test Automation
11 7 (30.43%) Domain-Driven Design
11 7 (30.43%) Degree
11 7 (30.43%) JSON
11 7 (30.43%) Amazon AWS
11 7 (30.43%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (30.43%) AngularJS

OOD
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:

Cloud Services
1 7 (30.43%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.70%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 7 (30.43%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (60.87%) NoSQL
2 5 (21.74%) MarkLogic
3 2 (8.70%) MongoDB
3 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 12 (52.17%) Git (software)
2 7 (30.43%) JUnit
3 6 (26.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 6 (26.09%) Gradle
3 6 (26.09%) Jenkins
3 6 (26.09%) JIRA
4 3 (13.04%) SpecFlow
5 2 (8.70%) Jasmine
5 2 (8.70%) Karma Test Runner
5 2 (8.70%) PhantomJS
5 2 (8.70%) webpack
6 1 (4.35%) Maven
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (47.83%) Java Developer
3 10 (43.48%) Senior Developer
4 5 (21.74%) Applications Developer
4 5 (21.74%) NoSQL Developer
4 5 (21.74%) Senior Software Developer
4 5 (21.74%) Software Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Angular Developer
5 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Java E-Commerce Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Senior E-Commerce Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Full Stack Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Mobile Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (73.91%) REST
2 12 (52.17%) XML
2 12 (52.17%) XSLT
3 10 (43.48%) CSS
3 10 (43.48%) HTML
4 9 (39.13%) Node.js
5 8 (34.78%) Web Services
6 7 (30.43%) AngularJS
6 7 (30.43%) JSON
7 5 (21.74%) .NET
7 5 (21.74%) jQuery
7 5 (21.74%) RESTful
7 5 (21.74%) SOAP
7 5 (21.74%) XML Schema
7 5 (21.74%) XSD
8 3 (13.04%) Ajax
8 3 (13.04%) Gherkin
8 3 (13.04%) Hibernate
8 3 (13.04%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (13.04%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Computer Science
2 7 (30.43%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (21.74%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (13.04%) Cloud Native
5 1 (4.35%) Fintech
5 1 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) OO
2 18 (78.26%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (52.17%) Microservices
4 10 (43.48%) Software Engineering
5 8 (34.78%) SOA
5 8 (34.78%) Unit Testing
6 7 (30.43%) Domain-Driven Design
6 7 (30.43%) MVC
6 7 (30.43%) Test Automation
7 6 (26.09%) ETL
8 5 (21.74%) RDF
8 5 (21.74%) Waterfall
9 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (13.04%) BDD
10 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce
10 3 (13.04%) Open Source
10 3 (13.04%) Refactoring
10 3 (13.04%) TDD
11 1 (4.35%) Multithreading
11 1 (4.35%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 16 (69.57%) Java
2 15 (65.22%) JavaScript
3 12 (52.17%) XPath
4 7 (30.43%) C#
5 5 (21.74%) SPARQL
5 5 (21.74%) TypeScript
5 5 (21.74%) XQuery
6 4 (17.39%) SQL
7 1 (4.35%) R
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) Degree
2 5 (21.74%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Talend
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft