Period
to 20 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for OOP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OOP over the 6 months to 20 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
20 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 136 134 111
Rank change year-on-year -2 -23 +33
Permanent jobs citing OOP 35 62 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.16% 1.66% 2.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.25% 1.80% 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 35 57 78
Birmingham median annual salary £28,500 £27,500 £31,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.64% -13.39% -25.29%
10th Percentile £26,750 £23,800 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £56,250 £47,500
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £30,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% -14.29% -6.67%

OOP 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 2,800 3,439 3,468
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 92.47% 92.10% 92.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2,089 2,457 2,737
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,591
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.70% -4.49%

OOP
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for OOP in Birmingham

OOP
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for OOP in Birmingham

OOP
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OOP in Birmingham over the 6 months to 20 May 2019.

Salary histogram for OOP in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 May 2019, IT jobs citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 29 (82.86%) Java
2 26 (74.29%) C#
3 18 (51.43%) C++
4 15 (42.86%) Computer Science
5 11 (31.43%) JavaScript
6 10 (28.57%) Selenium
7 9 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (22.86%) WebDriver
9 6 (17.14%) HTML
10 5 (14.29%) MySQL
10 5 (14.29%) PHP
10 5 (14.29%) SQL
10 5 (14.29%) Test Automation
10 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
10 5 (14.29%) QA
10 5 (14.29%) jQuery
10 5 (14.29%) SDET
11 4 (11.43%) AngularJS
11 4 (11.43%) TestNG
11 4 (11.43%) Symfony
11 4 (11.43%) Amazon AWS
11 4 (11.43%) HTML5
11 4 (11.43%) JUnit
11 4 (11.43%) E-Commerce
11 4 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (8.57%) Software Engineering
12 3 (8.57%) Ruby
12 3 (8.57%) Degree
12 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
12 3 (8.57%) Python

OOP
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 2 (5.71%) CMS
1 2 (5.71%) Drupal
1 2 (5.71%) JBoss
1 2 (5.71%) WordPress
2 1 (2.86%) IIS
2 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (11.43%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (5.71%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) Intranet
1 2 (5.71%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) MySQL
2 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.86%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.86%) Neo4j
3 1 (2.86%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (28.57%) Selenium
2 8 (22.86%) WebDriver
3 4 (11.43%) JUnit
3 4 (11.43%) TestNG
4 2 (5.71%) Appium
4 2 (5.71%) Bugzilla
4 2 (5.71%) Eclipse
4 2 (5.71%) Git (software)
4 2 (5.71%) JIRA
4 2 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.86%) Jasmine
5 1 (2.86%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (2.86%) NUnit
5 1 (2.86%) SpecFlow
5 1 (2.86%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (5.71%) Marketing
2 1 (2.86%) Banking
2 1 (2.86%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Games
2 1 (2.86%) Music Industry
2 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (74.29%) Developer
2 15 (42.86%) Graduate
2 15 (42.86%) Graduate Developer
3 4 (11.43%) PHP Developer
4 3 (8.57%) Java Developer
4 3 (8.57%) Junior
4 3 (8.57%) Junior Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Junior PHP Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Technical Tester
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Tester
5 2 (5.71%) Technical Tester
5 2 (5.71%) Tester
6 1 (2.86%) .NET Developer
6 1 (2.86%) C++ Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Developer in Test
6 1 (2.86%) Junior .NET Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Test Automation Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.14%) HTML
2 5 (14.29%) jQuery
3 4 (11.43%) AngularJS
3 4 (11.43%) HTML5
3 4 (11.43%) Symfony
4 3 (8.57%) .NET
4 3 (8.57%) CSS
4 3 (8.57%) J2EE
5 2 (5.71%) Ajax
5 2 (5.71%) Doctrine
5 2 (5.71%) Java SE
5 2 (5.71%) Laravel
5 2 (5.71%) Node.js
5 2 (5.71%) React
5 2 (5.71%) Spring
5 2 (5.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (5.71%) Vue.js
6 1 (2.86%) Java EE
6 1 (2.86%) REST
6 1 (2.86%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.86%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 9 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (14.29%) SDET
3 5 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 4 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (11.43%) E-Commerce
5 3 (8.57%) Microservices
5 3 (8.57%) MVC
5 3 (8.57%) SDLC
5 3 (8.57%) Software Engineering
6 2 (5.71%) Analytical Thinking
6 2 (5.71%) Defect Management
6 2 (5.71%) Email Marketing
6 2 (5.71%) Logistics
6 2 (5.71%) SEO
6 2 (5.71%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (5.71%) Test Strategy
6 2 (5.71%) Validation
6 2 (5.71%) Web Design
6 2 (5.71%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (82.86%) Java
2 26 (74.29%) C#
3 18 (51.43%) C++
4 11 (31.43%) JavaScript
5 5 (14.29%) PHP
5 5 (14.29%) SQL
6 3 (8.57%) Python
6 3 (8.57%) Ruby
7 1 (2.86%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Docker
1 1 (2.86%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) HP ALM
2 1 (2.86%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.86%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (5.71%) HP
1 2 (5.71%) Oracle