The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Walsall with a requirement for OO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OO over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
West Midlands / Walsall
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 3 12
Rank change year-on-year -6 +9  
Permanent jobs citing OO 2 31 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Walsall 5.13% 24.80% 7.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.88% 29.25% 9.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2 31 4
Median salary £39,000 £80,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -51.25% +146.15%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

OO is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Walsall with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Walsall
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 34 106 65
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Walsall 87.18% 84.80% 85.53%
Number of salaries quoted 26 95 49
Median salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.22% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £63,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Walsall

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Walsall citing OO as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for OO in Walsall

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Salary Trend in Walsall

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

Salary trend for OO in Walsall

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, 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 Walsall region with a requirement for OO.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) WPF
1 3 (100.00%) QMS
1 3 (100.00%) MVVM

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Walsall 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) WPF
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) MVVM
1 3 (100.00%) QMS
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#