The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
England / West Midlands
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 41 39
Rank change year-on-year -3 -2  
Permanent jobs citing OO 250 327 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 5.21% 5.30% 5.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.78% 6.02% 6.95%
Number of salaries quoted 225 283 273
Median salary £36,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.11% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £67,500 £52,500
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 the West Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4324 5436 4272
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 90.03% 88.19% 83.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3530 4374 3574
Median salary £42,500 £42,900 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.93% +0.94%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,375 £62,500 £62,500
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 the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 the West Midlands

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Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for OO in the West Midlands

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Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OO in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for OO in the West Midlands

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Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -12 75 £32,500 -23.52% 8
Worcestershire -4 44 £29,000 -29.69% 7
Warwickshire +10 41 £42,500 +3.65% 6
Coventry +17 33 £42,500 - 3
Staffordshire -4 22 £39,000 +4.00% 1
Herefordshire -4 17 £25,000 -9.09% 1
Shropshire +7 15 £35,000 +22.80% 1
Solihull -18 9 £37,500 +15.38% 3
Halesowen - 4 £23,000 - 1
Wolverhampton +8 2 £45,000 +57.89% 1
Walsall -5 2 £39,000 -51.25%
Sutton Coldfield - 2 £47,500 -
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England

For the 6 months to 30 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for OO.

1 272 (56.90%) JavaScript
2 253 (52.93%) HTML
3 238 (49.79%) CSS
4 205 (42.89%) Agile Software Development
5 204 (42.68%) .NET
6 181 (37.87%) MVC
7 180 (37.66%) C#
8 169 (35.36%) jQuery
9 160 (33.47%) ASP.NET
10 156 (32.64%) PHP
10 156 (32.64%) OOP
11 152 (31.80%) SQL Server
12 146 (30.54%) SQL
13 144 (30.13%) MySQL
14 134 (28.03%) Java
15 128 (26.78%) HTML5
16 127 (26.57%) Git (software)
17 121 (25.31%) XML
18 119 (24.90%) Web Services
19 106 (22.18%) Scrum
20 99 (20.71%) Web Development
21 92 (19.25%) TDD
22 84 (17.57%) RESTful
23 77 (16.11%) AngularJS
24 75 (15.69%) ASP.NET MVC
25 69 (14.44%) REST
26 68 (14.23%) Visual Studio
27 67 (14.02%) E-Commerce
27 67 (14.02%) Ajax
28 65 (13.60%) Continuous Integration

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the West 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 19 (3.97%) CMS
2 16 (3.35%) Apache
2 16 (3.35%) Elasticsearch
3 12 (2.51%) IIS
4 10 (2.09%) WordPress
5 7 (1.46%) lighttpd
6 6 (1.26%) Tomcat
7 5 (1.05%) Drupal
7 5 (1.05%) nginx
7 5 (1.05%) SharePoint
7 5 (1.05%) WebSphere
8 4 (0.84%) JBoss
9 3 (0.63%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 3 (0.63%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.21%) Apache ServiceMix
11 1 (0.21%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.21%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (1.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.42%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (1.88%) Magento
2 5 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.42%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.42%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.21%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 26 (5.44%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (2.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (1.88%) Amazon EC2
3 9 (1.88%) Google Play
3 9 (1.88%) SaaS
4 8 (1.67%) AdWords
4 8 (1.67%) GitHub
4 8 (1.67%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.21%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.21%) Bluemix
5 1 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.21%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 24 (5.02%) ATM
2 19 (3.97%) Internet
3 6 (1.26%) HTTP
4 3 (0.63%) Firewall
5 2 (0.42%) Skype
5 2 (0.42%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.21%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 152 (31.80%) SQL Server
2 144 (30.13%) MySQL
3 45 (9.41%) NoSQL
4 38 (7.95%) Relational Database
5 26 (5.44%) SQL Server 2014
6 13 (2.72%) SQL Server 2012
7 12 (2.51%) Redis
8 11 (2.30%) MongoDB
9 7 (1.46%) RDBMS
9 7 (1.46%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (1.26%) SQL Server 2016
11 3 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (0.63%) DB2
11 3 (0.63%) Oracle Database
11 3 (0.63%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (0.42%) MS Access
12 2 (0.42%) SQL Server 2005
13 1 (0.21%) Big Data
13 1 (0.21%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 127 (26.57%) Git (software)
2 68 (14.23%) Visual Studio
3 49 (10.25%) Subversion
4 44 (9.21%) Xcode
5 30 (6.28%) Jenkins
6 24 (5.02%) Selenium
7 18 (3.77%) TeamCity
8 13 (2.72%) JUnit
9 12 (2.51%) PHPUnit
9 12 (2.51%) WebDriver
10 10 (2.09%) git-flow
10 10 (2.09%) Maven
11 9 (1.88%) Android Studio
11 9 (1.88%) DbUnit
11 9 (1.88%) Eclipse
11 9 (1.88%) JIRA
11 9 (1.88%) jMock
11 9 (1.88%) Mercurial
11 9 (1.88%) Mockito
11 9 (1.88%) SonarQube
General
1 56 (11.72%) Marketing
2 49 (10.25%) Finance
3 38 (7.95%) Retail
4 18 (3.77%) Banking
5 14 (2.93%) Games
6 10 (2.09%) Back Office
7 9 (1.88%) Electronics
8 3 (0.63%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.42%) Advertising
9 2 (0.42%) Legal
9 2 (0.42%) Music Industry
10 1 (0.21%) Law
10 1 (0.21%) Publishing
10 1 (0.21%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 402 (84.10%) Developer
2 119 (24.90%) PHP Developer
3 99 (20.71%) .NET Developer
4 66 (13.81%) Senior Developer
5 64 (13.39%) C# Developer
6 61 (12.76%) Junior
7 56 (11.72%) Junior Developer
8 55 (11.51%) HTML Developer
8 55 (11.51%) JavaScript Developer
8 55 (11.51%) Web Developer
9 54 (11.30%) MySQL Developer
9 54 (11.30%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 49 (10.25%) iOS Developer
11 47 (9.83%) HTML CSS Developer
12 43 (9.00%) Java Developer
13 38 (7.95%) C# .NET Developer
14 36 (7.53%) SQL Developer
15 30 (6.28%) Software Developer
16 23 (4.81%) Junior iOS Developer
17 22 (4.60%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 253 (52.93%) HTML
2 238 (49.79%) CSS
3 204 (42.68%) .NET
4 169 (35.36%) jQuery
5 160 (33.47%) ASP.NET
6 128 (26.78%) HTML5
7 121 (25.31%) XML
8 119 (24.90%) Web Services
9 84 (17.57%) RESTful
10 77 (16.11%) AngularJS
11 75 (15.69%) ASP.NET MVC
12 69 (14.44%) REST
13 67 (14.02%) Ajax
14 59 (12.34%) JSON
15 56 (11.72%) WCF
16 54 (11.30%) LAMP
17 50 (10.46%) SOAP
18 47 (9.83%) Node.js
19 45 (9.41%) ASP.NET Web API
20 37 (7.74%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 39 (8.16%) Mobile App
2 32 (6.69%) Computer Science
3 26 (5.44%) Social Media
4 19 (3.97%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (3.97%) Enterprise Software
4 19 (3.97%) Social Network
5 16 (3.35%) User Experience
6 13 (2.72%) Client/Server
7 11 (2.30%) Mobile Games
8 10 (2.09%) Online Games
9 9 (1.88%) Linux Command Line
10 7 (1.46%) Blog
11 4 (0.84%) Animation
11 4 (0.84%) iSeries
11 4 (0.84%) N-Tier
12 3 (0.63%) Fintech
12 3 (0.63%) Virtual Team
13 2 (0.42%) Algorithms
13 2 (0.42%) EPoS
13 2 (0.42%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 55 (11.51%) Linux
2 54 (11.30%) Apple iOS
3 14 (2.93%) Android
4 13 (2.72%) Windows
5 8 (1.67%) Debian
6 5 (1.05%) Windows 10
7 4 (0.84%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 205 (42.89%) Agile Software Development
2 181 (37.87%) MVC
3 156 (32.64%) OOP
4 106 (22.18%) Scrum
5 99 (20.71%) Web Development
6 92 (19.25%) TDD
7 67 (14.02%) E-Commerce
8 65 (13.60%) Continuous Integration
9 59 (12.34%) SDLC
10 53 (11.09%) iOS Development
11 51 (10.67%) OO PHP
12 48 (10.04%) Software Engineering
13 46 (9.62%) Mentoring
14 43 (9.00%) BDD
15 40 (8.37%) SOA
15 40 (8.37%) Web Application Development
16 39 (8.16%) Kanban
17 31 (6.49%) OOD
18 28 (5.86%) CRM
19 26 (5.44%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 272 (56.90%) JavaScript
2 180 (37.66%) C#
3 156 (32.64%) PHP
4 146 (30.54%) SQL
5 134 (28.03%) Java
6 56 (11.72%) VB.NET
7 55 (11.51%) Objective-C
8 51 (10.67%) T-SQL
9 29 (6.07%) Ruby
10 21 (4.39%) C++
11 17 (3.56%) Apple Swift
12 14 (2.93%) C
12 14 (2.93%) VB
13 11 (2.30%) PowerShell
14 9 (1.88%) ABAP
15 6 (1.26%) F#
15 6 (1.26%) XPath
16 5 (1.05%) Python
16 5 (1.05%) Scala
17 4 (0.84%) RPG
Qualifications
1 56 (11.72%) Degree
2 11 (2.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (1.67%) MCSD
3 8 (1.67%) SC Cleared
3 8 (1.67%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.42%) HND
4 2 (0.42%) PhD
5 1 (0.21%) ISEB
5 1 (0.21%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (9.83%) QA
2 4 (0.84%) PMO
3 3 (0.63%) SLA
4 1 (0.21%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (1.88%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (1.88%) vSphere
2 2 (0.42%) Docker
2 2 (0.42%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (1.05%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 5 (1.05%) Kibana
1 5 (1.05%) WSUS
2 2 (0.42%) cPanel
3 1 (0.21%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.21%) Puppet
3 1 (0.21%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 41 (8.58%) Microsoft
2 28 (5.86%) Zend
3 20 (4.18%) Google
4 17 (3.56%) IBM
5 16 (3.35%) Oracle
6 11 (2.30%) SAP
6 11 (2.30%) Twitter
7 9 (1.88%) NEC
7 9 (1.88%) VMware
8 8 (1.67%) Red Hat
9 4 (0.84%) Adobe
9 4 (0.84%) Progress
10 3 (0.63%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.42%) Telerik
12 1 (0.21%) Facebook
12 1 (0.21%) MuleSoft
12 1 (0.21%) Sybase
12 1 (0.21%) WSO2
Redditch, Worcestershire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Iress
Posted: 21 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
IGI Ltd
Salary: From £26,000 to £46,000 per annum plus bonus and pension
Posted: 18 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Exposed Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
Solihull
greywood
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Axica Recruitment
Posted: 8 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £24000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Cogent
Posted: Yesterday
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Great Benefit Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Great Benefits and Home Working
Posted: 6 days ago
Herefordshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Iress
Posted: 5 days ago
Redditch
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Kidderminster
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Solihull
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wolverhampton
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 41k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Worcestershire
greywood
Salary: £23000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Kidderminster
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Stafford
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham
greywood
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Stratford-upon-Avon
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Cogent Elliot
Salary: Up to £34,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham
Intouch Games
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 15 days ago