Period
to 10 December 2018

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

Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 129 135 164
Rank change year-on-year +6 +29 -64
Permanent jobs citing OOP 60 64 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.68% 1.69% 1.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.85% 1.84% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 56 56 56
Birmingham median annual salary £38,750 £35,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.71% +27.27% -21.43%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £61,117 £47,500 £46,250
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £33,750 £31,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +7.14% -10.00%

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 3,250 3,479 4,222
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 91.04% 91.79% 91.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2,302 2,716 3,105
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 £41,333
% change year-on-year +12.50% -3.23% +3.33%

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 10 December 2018.

Salary histogram for OOP in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 10 December 2018, 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 45 (75.00%) C#
2 44 (73.33%) Java
3 32 (53.33%) JavaScript
4 29 (48.33%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (48.33%) Computer Science
5 24 (40.00%) C++
6 18 (30.00%) OO
6 18 (30.00%) HTML
7 15 (25.00%) CSS
7 15 (25.00%) TDD
8 14 (23.33%) QA
8 14 (23.33%) PHP
8 14 (23.33%) Business Intelligence
9 13 (21.67%) Selenium
9 13 (21.67%) HTML5
10 12 (20.00%) Degree
10 12 (20.00%) MVC
11 11 (18.33%) .NET
11 11 (18.33%) JUnit
11 11 (18.33%) TestNG
11 11 (18.33%) Git (software)
11 11 (18.33%) WebDriver
12 9 (15.00%) CSS3
12 9 (15.00%) Software Engineering
12 9 (15.00%) MySQL
12 9 (15.00%) SQL
12 9 (15.00%) Analytics
12 9 (15.00%) Relational Database
13 8 (13.33%) AngularJS
13 8 (13.33%) Jenkins

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 6 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (5.00%) Drupal
3 2 (3.33%) CMS
3 2 (3.33%) WordPress
4 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Magento
2 1 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.67%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (10.00%) Slack
1 6 (10.00%) Trello
2 5 (8.33%) GitHub
3 2 (3.33%) Azure Functions
3 2 (3.33%) Serverless
4 1 (1.67%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (1.67%) Office 365
4 1 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.33%) Intranet
1 2 (3.33%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.00%) MySQL
1 9 (15.00%) Relational Database
2 6 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.00%) Big Data
3 3 (5.00%) Data Lake
3 3 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (5.00%) NoSQL
3 3 (5.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (5.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 3 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (5.00%) Power BI
3 3 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 13 (21.67%) Selenium
2 11 (18.33%) Git (software)
2 11 (18.33%) JUnit
2 11 (18.33%) TestNG
2 11 (18.33%) WebDriver
3 8 (13.33%) Jenkins
3 8 (13.33%) JIRA
4 3 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (3.33%) Moq
5 2 (3.33%) MSTest
5 2 (3.33%) NUnit
6 1 (1.67%) gulp
6 1 (1.67%) Subversion
General
1 3 (5.00%) Marketing
2 1 (1.67%) Finance
2 1 (1.67%) Games
2 1 (1.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 42 (70.00%) Developer
2 23 (38.33%) Graduate
2 23 (38.33%) Graduate Developer
3 9 (15.00%) PHP Developer
4 4 (6.67%) .NET Developer
4 4 (6.67%) Senior Developer
5 3 (5.00%) Application Development Manager
5 3 (5.00%) Applications Development Manager
5 3 (5.00%) Applications Manager
5 3 (5.00%) Data Manager
5 3 (5.00%) Development Manager
5 3 (5.00%) Engineering Manager
6 2 (3.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (3.33%) C# Developer
6 2 (3.33%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (3.33%) Web Developer
7 1 (1.67%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (1.67%) PHP Symfony Developer
7 1 (1.67%) Python Engineer
7 1 (1.67%) Senior Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (30.00%) HTML
2 15 (25.00%) CSS
3 13 (21.67%) HTML5
4 11 (18.33%) .NET
5 9 (15.00%) CSS3
6 8 (13.33%) AngularJS
6 8 (13.33%) Laravel
7 6 (10.00%) Sass
7 6 (10.00%) Vue.js
8 5 (8.33%) ASP.NET
8 5 (8.33%) jQuery
8 5 (8.33%) Node.js
8 5 (8.33%) React
9 4 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (6.67%) LAMP
10 3 (5.00%) .NET Framework
10 3 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 2 (3.33%) Ajax
11 2 (3.33%) Dojo
11 2 (3.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.00%) NHS
2 1 (1.67%) Client/Server
2 1 (1.67%) Fintech
2 1 (1.67%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (1.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.67%) Linux
2 1 (1.67%) Android
2 1 (1.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (48.33%) Agile Software Development
1 29 (48.33%) Computer Science
2 18 (30.00%) OO
3 15 (25.00%) TDD
4 14 (23.33%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (20.00%) MVC
6 9 (15.00%) Analytics
6 9 (15.00%) Software Engineering
7 8 (13.33%) Unit Testing
8 7 (11.67%) Web Development
9 6 (10.00%) Benchmarking
9 6 (10.00%) Dependency Injection
9 6 (10.00%) Dependency Management
9 6 (10.00%) Information Management
9 6 (10.00%) Kanban
9 6 (10.00%) OO PHP
9 6 (10.00%) Process Management
9 6 (10.00%) Prototyping
9 6 (10.00%) Scrum
9 6 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 45 (75.00%) C#
2 44 (73.33%) Java
3 32 (53.33%) JavaScript
4 24 (40.00%) C++
5 14 (23.33%) PHP
6 9 (15.00%) SQL
7 4 (6.67%) T-SQL
8 3 (5.00%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.67%) Python
9 1 (1.67%) Scala
9 1 (1.67%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (20.00%) Degree
2 6 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (23.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.33%) Docker
Vendors
1 6 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.00%) Informatica
2 3 (5.00%) Okta
2 3 (5.00%) Oracle
2 3 (5.00%) Tableau
3 1 (1.67%) Apple
3 1 (1.67%) Red Hat