Period
to 20 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
England > Midlands
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 49 47
Rank change year-on-year -7 -2 -6
Permanent jobs citing OO 657 868 857
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 4.40% 5.21% 4.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.98% 5.82% 5.52%
Number of salaries quoted 585 806 867
Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £58,750 £81,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 the Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 13,205 14,924 15,524
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 88.48% 89.52% 88.26%
Number of salaries quoted 10,612 11,747 12,634
Midlands median annual salary £40,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.71% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,000 £63,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing OO as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for OO in the Midlands

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Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for OO in the Midlands

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Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OO in the Midlands over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Salary histogram for OO in the Midlands

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Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East Midlands +1 350 £38,000 -5.00% 79
West Midlands -22 307 £35,500 -6.58% 72
OO
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, IT jobs citing OO 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 Midlands region with a requirement for OO.

1 313 (47.64%) C#
2 307 (46.73%) JavaScript
3 290 (44.14%) Java
4 275 (41.86%) Agile Software Development
5 236 (35.92%) HTML
6 230 (35.01%) CSS
7 212 (32.27%) SQL
8 209 (31.81%) .NET
9 195 (29.68%) OOP
10 191 (29.07%) PHP
11 172 (26.18%) MVC
12 166 (25.27%) MySQL
12 166 (25.27%) jQuery
13 163 (24.81%) Software Engineering
14 161 (24.51%) SQL Server
15 141 (21.46%) Web Services
16 139 (21.16%) TDD
17 124 (18.87%) Degree
18 123 (18.72%) Test Automation
19 122 (18.57%) Git (software)
20 112 (17.05%) Web Development
20 112 (17.05%) XML
21 108 (16.44%) ASP.NET
22 103 (15.68%) Unit Testing
23 99 (15.07%) HTML5
24 97 (14.76%) Linux
25 93 (14.16%) OO PHP
26 92 (14.00%) NoSQL
27 90 (13.70%) C++
28 87 (13.24%) OOD

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 20 (3.04%) WordPress
2 15 (2.28%) CMS
3 12 (1.83%) IIS
3 12 (1.83%) Umbraco
4 11 (1.67%) Apache
5 10 (1.52%) Drupal
6 9 (1.37%) Confluence
6 9 (1.37%) MQSeries
7 5 (0.76%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (0.76%) JBoss
8 4 (0.61%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (0.61%) SharePoint
8 4 (0.61%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.30%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.30%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.30%) Sonic ESB
9 2 (0.30%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.30%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.30%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (0.30%) WildFly
Applications
1 9 (1.37%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.46%) InDesign
2 3 (0.46%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.46%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 27 (4.11%) Magento
2 4 (0.61%) SAP S/4HANA
2 4 (0.61%) WebTrends
3 3 (0.46%) PlanetPress Connect
4 2 (0.30%) Sage 1000
4 2 (0.30%) Sage 500
4 2 (0.30%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.30%) SAP MM
4 2 (0.30%) SAP PM
5 1 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.15%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 70 (10.65%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (5.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (3.50%) GitHub
4 17 (2.59%) SaaS
5 8 (1.22%) AdWords
5 8 (1.22%) Google Analytics
6 7 (1.07%) Google Play
7 2 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.30%) Firebase
7 2 (0.30%) Serverless
8 1 (0.15%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.15%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.15%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.15%) npm
8 1 (0.15%) Office 365
8 1 (0.15%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.44%) HTTP
1 16 (2.44%) Internet
2 10 (1.52%) ATM
3 8 (1.22%) Firewall
4 3 (0.46%) SMS
5 2 (0.30%) DNS
5 2 (0.30%) SMTP
6 1 (0.15%) Intranet
6 1 (0.15%) LAN
6 1 (0.15%) RS-232
6 1 (0.15%) RS-485
6 1 (0.15%) Skype
6 1 (0.15%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 166 (25.27%) MySQL
2 161 (24.51%) SQL Server
3 92 (14.00%) NoSQL
4 39 (5.94%) Relational Database
5 36 (5.48%) MongoDB
6 21 (3.20%) SQL Server 2012
7 15 (2.28%) PostgreSQL
7 15 (2.28%) SQL Server 2016
8 14 (2.13%) RDBMS
9 12 (1.83%) Big Data
10 10 (1.52%) Redis
11 8 (1.22%) Oracle Database
11 8 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
11 8 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 5 (0.76%) MarkLogic
12 5 (0.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (0.76%) SQLite
12 5 (0.76%) SSDT
13 4 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
13 4 (0.61%) Riak
Development Applications
1 122 (18.57%) Git (software)
2 67 (10.20%) JIRA
3 57 (8.68%) Selenium
4 52 (7.91%) Subversion
5 45 (6.85%) Visual Studio
6 43 (6.54%) Jenkins
7 34 (5.18%) SoapUI
7 34 (5.18%) WebDriver
8 27 (4.11%) JMeter
9 21 (3.20%) NUnit
10 18 (2.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 18 (2.74%) Bitbucket
11 17 (2.59%) Cucumber
12 14 (2.13%) Android Studio
12 14 (2.13%) Xcode
13 13 (1.98%) JUnit
13 13 (1.98%) Maven
14 11 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
15 10 (1.52%) PHPUnit
16 9 (1.37%) gulp
General
1 73 (11.11%) Finance
2 38 (5.78%) Retail
3 34 (5.18%) Banking
4 32 (4.87%) Marketing
5 27 (4.11%) Games
6 23 (3.50%) Advertising
7 18 (2.74%) Telecoms
8 14 (2.13%) Electronics
9 13 (1.98%) Back Office
10 11 (1.67%) Manufacturing
11 5 (0.76%) Investment Banking
12 4 (0.61%) Law
13 3 (0.46%) Automotive
13 3 (0.46%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.30%) Aerospace
14 2 (0.30%) Billing
15 1 (0.15%) Local Government
15 1 (0.15%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 467 (71.08%) Developer
2 124 (18.87%) PHP Developer
3 84 (12.79%) Senior Developer
4 81 (12.33%) Software Developer
5 80 (12.18%) .NET Developer
5 80 (12.18%) C# Developer
6 74 (11.26%) Java Developer
6 74 (11.26%) Software Engineer
7 51 (7.76%) Web Developer
8 44 (6.70%) Junior
9 38 (5.78%) Junior Developer
10 37 (5.63%) C# .NET Developer
11 35 (5.33%) Applications Developer
12 31 (4.72%) Analyst
13 30 (4.57%) Full Stack Developer
14 29 (4.41%) C# Software Developer
15 28 (4.26%) JavaScript Developer
16 24 (3.65%) QA Engineer
17 23 (3.50%) C++ Developer
17 23 (3.50%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 236 (35.92%) HTML
2 230 (35.01%) CSS
3 209 (31.81%) .NET
4 166 (25.27%) jQuery
5 141 (21.46%) Web Services
6 112 (17.05%) XML
7 108 (16.44%) ASP.NET
8 99 (15.07%) HTML5
9 83 (12.63%) AngularJS
10 79 (12.02%) RESTful
11 73 (11.11%) Node.js
12 66 (10.05%) REST
13 65 (9.89%) CSS3
13 65 (9.89%) Laravel
14 58 (8.83%) SOAP
15 54 (8.22%) JSON
16 52 (7.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 49 (7.46%) .NET Framework
18 41 (6.24%) Spring
18 41 (6.24%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 74 (11.26%) Computer Science
2 56 (8.52%) Mobile App
3 35 (5.33%) Greenfield Project
4 30 (4.57%) Analytical Skills
5 29 (4.41%) Data Structures
6 28 (4.26%) Algorithms
7 18 (2.74%) User Experience
8 15 (2.28%) BBC
9 12 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
10 11 (1.67%) Online Games
11 10 (1.52%) 3D Graphics
12 9 (1.37%) Social Network
13 8 (1.22%) Clustering
13 8 (1.22%) Replication
14 7 (1.07%) Social Media
15 6 (0.91%) NHS
16 5 (0.76%) Blog
16 5 (0.76%) Fintech
16 5 (0.76%) Management Information System
16 5 (0.76%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 97 (14.76%) Linux
2 78 (11.87%) Windows
3 32 (4.87%) Android
4 25 (3.81%) Apple iOS
5 12 (1.83%) Unix
6 7 (1.07%) Mac OS
7 4 (0.61%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (0.30%) CentOS
8 2 (0.30%) Debian
8 2 (0.30%) Windows Embedded Compact
8 2 (0.30%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.15%) Solaris
9 1 (0.15%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 275 (41.86%) Agile Software Development
2 195 (29.68%) OOP
3 172 (26.18%) MVC
4 163 (24.81%) Software Engineering
5 139 (21.16%) TDD
6 123 (18.72%) Test Automation
7 112 (17.05%) Web Development
8 103 (15.68%) Unit Testing
9 93 (14.16%) OO PHP
10 87 (13.24%) OOD
10 87 (13.24%) SDLC
11 83 (12.63%) BDD
12 57 (8.68%) Scrum
13 52 (7.91%) Continuous Integration
14 44 (6.70%) User Stories
15 38 (5.78%) Integration Testing
16 36 (5.48%) Multithreading
16 36 (5.48%) MVVM
16 36 (5.48%) Project Planning
17 34 (5.18%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 313 (47.64%) C#
2 307 (46.73%) JavaScript
3 290 (44.14%) Java
4 212 (32.27%) SQL
5 191 (29.07%) PHP
6 90 (13.70%) C++
7 60 (9.13%) Python
8 37 (5.63%) C
9 33 (5.02%) Ruby
10 30 (4.57%) Perl
11 29 (4.41%) T-SQL
12 24 (3.65%) PL/SQL
13 22 (3.35%) Shell Script
14 20 (3.04%) PowerShell
15 18 (2.74%) VB.NET
16 16 (2.44%) Objective-C
16 16 (2.44%) XPath
17 11 (1.67%) PHP 5
18 10 (1.52%) TypeScript
19 9 (1.37%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 124 (18.87%) Degree
2 33 (5.02%) Computer Science Degree
3 22 (3.35%) Sun Certification
4 9 (1.37%) ISTQB
4 9 (1.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 7 (1.07%) HND
5 7 (1.07%) Security Cleared
6 5 (0.76%) PhD
7 3 (0.46%) MCSD
7 3 (0.46%) MCTS
7 3 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.15%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.15%) HNC
8 1 (0.15%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.15%) SAP Certification
8 1 (0.15%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 83 (12.63%) QA
2 8 (1.22%) SLA
3 2 (0.30%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (0.91%) Docker
2 1 (0.15%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 22 (3.35%) Opscode Chef
1 22 (3.35%) Puppet
2 12 (1.83%) Ansible
3 2 (0.30%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 2 (0.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (0.30%) Terraform
4 1 (0.15%) Kibana
4 1 (0.15%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.15%) logstash
4 1 (0.15%) Salt
Vendors
1 80 (12.18%) Oracle
2 61 (9.28%) Microsoft
3 31 (4.72%) Google
4 25 (3.81%) Zend
5 16 (2.44%) Xamarin
6 11 (1.67%) Atlassian
7 9 (1.37%) Facebook
7 9 (1.37%) Yahoo!
8 7 (1.07%) SAP
9 6 (0.91%) Adobe
10 5 (0.76%) Cognos
10 5 (0.76%) Talend
11 4 (0.61%) Apple
11 4 (0.61%) Reuters
11 4 (0.61%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (0.61%) Sencha
11 4 (0.61%) Sony
12 3 (0.46%) Progress
12 3 (0.46%) Red Hat
12 3 (0.46%) XMPie