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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
England / West Midlands
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 42 42
Rank change year-on-year -9 0  
Permanent jobs citing OO 229 325 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 4.42% 5.34% 5.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.00% 6.02% 6.41%
Number of salaries quoted 206 272 303
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,950 £55,000 £50,000
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 4576 5402 5023
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 88.27% 88.69% 87.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3797 4188 4136
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +8 94 £47,500 +45.03% 15
Staffordshire -12 32 £37,500 - 8
Shropshire +12 29 £35,000 +40.00% 3
Coventry -23 21 £41,000 +2.50% 4
Worcestershire +1 18 £25,000 -9.09% 5
Warwickshire -21 15 £37,500 +29.31% 3
Herefordshire -4 12 £25,000 +11.11%
Solihull -3 9 £45,000 +36.36% 1
Halesowen - 2 £32,500 - 2
Wolverhampton - 1 £37,500 -
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England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 243 (50.73%) JavaScript
2 223 (46.56%) HTML
3 205 (42.80%) CSS
4 204 (42.59%) .NET
5 201 (41.96%) C#
6 166 (34.66%) Agile Software Development
7 163 (34.03%) MVC
8 152 (31.73%) jQuery
9 147 (30.69%) SQL
10 142 (29.65%) Java
11 141 (29.44%) OOP
12 130 (27.14%) SQL Server
13 118 (24.63%) PHP
14 114 (23.80%) Web Development
14 114 (23.80%) Git (software)
15 109 (22.76%) XML
16 108 (22.55%) REST
17 107 (22.34%) ASP.NET
18 102 (21.29%) Web Services
19 100 (20.88%) MySQL
20 86 (17.95%) AngularJS
21 83 (17.33%) HTML5
22 82 (17.12%) TDD
23 75 (15.66%) RESTful
23 75 (15.66%) NoSQL
24 72 (15.03%) Finance
24 72 (15.03%) JSON
25 70 (14.61%) Ajax
26 66 (13.78%) OOD
27 64 (13.36%) Objective-C

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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 17 (3.55%) CMS
2 14 (2.92%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (1.67%) Drupal
4 6 (1.25%) WordPress
5 4 (0.84%) Apache
6 2 (0.42%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (0.42%) Apache ServiceMix
6 2 (0.42%) Mule
6 2 (0.42%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.21%) IIS
7 1 (0.21%) JBoss
7 1 (0.21%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.21%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.21%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (1.46%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (0.42%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 15 (3.13%) Magento
2 3 (0.63%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.21%) OpenCart
3 1 (0.21%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.21%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.21%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 20 (4.18%) Google Play
2 10 (2.09%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (2.09%) Firebase
3 8 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (1.46%) GitHub
5 6 (1.25%) SaaS
6 5 (1.04%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (0.84%) Slack
8 3 (0.63%) AdWords
8 3 (0.63%) Amazon CloudSearch
8 3 (0.63%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 3 (0.63%) Amazon SQS
8 3 (0.63%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.97%) Internet
2 17 (3.55%) HTTP
3 13 (2.71%) ATM
4 9 (1.88%) Skype
5 2 (0.42%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.21%) Firewall
6 1 (0.21%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (27.14%) SQL Server
2 100 (20.88%) MySQL
3 75 (15.66%) NoSQL
4 32 (6.68%) Relational Database
5 25 (5.22%) MongoDB
6 18 (3.76%) SQL Server 2012
7 17 (3.55%) SQL Server 2016
8 11 (2.30%) SQL Server 2014
9 10 (2.09%) Redis
9 10 (2.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (1.25%) DB2
11 5 (1.04%) Big Data
11 5 (1.04%) Power BI
11 5 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (0.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 3 (0.63%) Neo4j
12 3 (0.63%) RavenDB
12 3 (0.63%) Riak
12 3 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 114 (23.80%) Git (software)
2 62 (12.94%) Visual Studio
3 54 (11.27%) Xcode
4 41 (8.56%) Jenkins
5 29 (6.05%) SpecFlow
6 25 (5.22%) Subversion
7 23 (4.80%) Android Studio
8 22 (4.59%) Eclipse
9 18 (3.76%) Selenium
10 17 (3.55%) WebDriver
11 12 (2.51%) Maven
12 11 (2.30%) JIRA
12 11 (2.30%) Mercurial
13 10 (2.09%) git-flow
13 10 (2.09%) Jasmine
13 10 (2.09%) Karma Test Runner
13 10 (2.09%) PhantomJS
13 10 (2.09%) PHPUnit
13 10 (2.09%) webpack
14 9 (1.88%) LSMW
General
1 72 (15.03%) Finance
2 57 (11.90%) Retail
3 25 (5.22%) Electronics
4 22 (4.59%) Marketing
5 16 (3.34%) Games
6 14 (2.92%) Back Office
7 9 (1.88%) Advertising
8 4 (0.84%) Banking
9 3 (0.63%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.63%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.42%) Music Industry
11 1 (0.21%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 405 (84.55%) Developer
2 94 (19.62%) .NET Developer
3 82 (17.12%) PHP Developer
4 81 (16.91%) Web Developer
5 67 (13.99%) C# Developer
6 64 (13.36%) Senior Developer
7 62 (12.94%) iOS Developer
8 51 (10.65%) Software Developer
9 48 (10.02%) Java Developer
9 48 (10.02%) Junior
10 46 (9.60%) Junior Developer
11 44 (9.19%) .NET Web Developer
12 41 (8.56%) C# .NET Developer
13 39 (8.14%) SQL Developer
14 30 (6.26%) C# Web Developer
15 28 (5.85%) VB.NET Developer
16 27 (5.64%) Junior iOS Developer
16 27 (5.64%) VB.NET Web Developer
17 26 (5.43%) Applications Developer
18 23 (4.80%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 223 (46.56%) HTML
2 205 (42.80%) CSS
3 204 (42.59%) .NET
4 152 (31.73%) jQuery
5 109 (22.76%) XML
6 108 (22.55%) REST
7 107 (22.34%) ASP.NET
8 102 (21.29%) Web Services
9 86 (17.95%) AngularJS
10 83 (17.33%) HTML5
11 75 (15.66%) RESTful
12 72 (15.03%) JSON
13 70 (14.61%) Ajax
14 61 (12.73%) .NET Framework
15 59 (12.32%) Node.js
16 48 (10.02%) ASP.NET MVC
17 44 (9.19%) ASP.NET Web API
17 44 (9.19%) iOS SDK
17 44 (9.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 39 (8.14%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 51 (10.65%) Computer Science
2 43 (8.98%) Mobile App
3 25 (5.22%) Social Media
4 22 (4.59%) Greenfield Project
5 20 (4.18%) Analytical Skills
6 19 (3.97%) User Experience
7 18 (3.76%) Enterprise Software
8 13 (2.71%) Online Games
9 12 (2.51%) Mobile Games
10 10 (2.09%) Social Network
11 9 (1.88%) Algorithms
11 9 (1.88%) Client/Server
11 9 (1.88%) Linux Command Line
12 8 (1.67%) BBC
12 8 (1.67%) Data Structures
13 7 (1.46%) Blog
14 6 (1.25%) Fintech
15 4 (0.84%) Animation
16 2 (0.42%) N-Tier
16 2 (0.42%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 64 (13.36%) Apple iOS
2 56 (11.69%) Linux
3 29 (6.05%) Windows
4 27 (5.64%) Android
5 14 (2.92%) Unix
6 7 (1.46%) Debian
7 1 (0.21%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (34.66%) Agile Software Development
2 163 (34.03%) MVC
3 141 (29.44%) OOP
4 114 (23.80%) Web Development
5 82 (17.12%) TDD
6 66 (13.78%) OOD
7 64 (13.36%) BDD
7 64 (13.36%) iOS Development
8 56 (11.69%) Scrum
8 56 (11.69%) Web Application Development
9 47 (9.81%) Continuous Integration
10 45 (9.39%) Software Engineering
11 44 (9.19%) E-Commerce
12 41 (8.56%) OO PHP
13 36 (7.52%) SDLC
14 35 (7.31%) Project Management
15 33 (6.89%) Test Automation
16 27 (5.64%) Kanban
17 25 (5.22%) Android Development
17 25 (5.22%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 243 (50.73%) JavaScript
2 201 (41.96%) C#
3 147 (30.69%) SQL
4 142 (29.65%) Java
5 118 (24.63%) PHP
6 64 (13.36%) Objective-C
7 54 (11.27%) VB.NET
8 35 (7.31%) C++
9 33 (6.89%) T-SQL
10 30 (6.26%) TypeScript
11 29 (6.05%) Ruby
12 20 (4.18%) C
13 12 (2.51%) Apple Swift
13 12 (2.51%) MATLAB
13 12 (2.51%) VB
14 9 (1.88%) ABAP
15 6 (1.25%) F#
15 6 (1.25%) Scala
16 5 (1.04%) Korn
16 5 (1.04%) Perl
Qualifications
1 62 (12.94%) Degree
2 28 (5.85%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (1.88%) PhD
4 6 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.42%) MCSD
6 1 (0.21%) ISEB
6 1 (0.21%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.21%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.21%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.21%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (8.98%) QA
2 7 (1.46%) SLA
3 1 (0.21%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.21%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (0.63%) Firmware
2 2 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.42%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (0.63%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 2 (0.42%) Kibana
2 2 (0.42%) WSUS
3 1 (0.21%) cPanel
3 1 (0.21%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 61 (12.73%) Microsoft
2 26 (5.43%) Google
3 24 (5.01%) Zend
4 11 (2.30%) IBM
5 9 (1.88%) SAP
6 7 (1.46%) Red Hat
6 7 (1.46%) Twitter
7 6 (1.25%) Oracle
7 6 (1.25%) Sybase
8 5 (1.04%) Tableau
9 4 (0.84%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (0.63%) Adobe
11 2 (0.42%) DevExpress
11 2 (0.42%) Telerik
11 2 (0.42%) VMware
12 1 (0.21%) Facebook
12 1 (0.21%) Xamarin
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Pearson Frank
Salary: £30000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Evesham, Worcestershire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits 2 + days remote working, great loc
Posted: 12 hours ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Ascend Consulting
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Ludlow, Shropshire
Itecco
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Staffordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Alcester, Warwickshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mane Contract Services Limited
Posted: 20 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ESA Group
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Ascend Consulting
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Accreditations, bonus, gym
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 to 35,000 DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Rullion
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Worcestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £23000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits, Home working
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum £30,000 - £35,000 + benefits (inc flexi work
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Jewellery Quarter Bullion
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + bonus (up to 30%)
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mane Contract Services Limited
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Act Talent
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 6 days ago