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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented (OO)
England / West Midlands
Rank 44 45 39
Rank change year-on-year +1 -6  
Permanent jobs citing OO 255 313 298
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 5.40% 5.10% 5.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.00% 5.77% 7.05%
Number of salaries quoted 230 277 273
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £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 4249 5420 4224
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 89.96% 88.26% 83.74%
Number of salaries quoted 3440 4367 3531
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £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 25 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 25 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 -10 72 £32,500 -27.77% 5
Worcestershire +2 44 £29,000 -25.16% 6
Warwickshire +12 41 £41,250 +0.60% 5
Coventry +15 34 £42,500 -15.00% 2
Staffordshire -2 26 £38,250 +2.00% 1
Herefordshire -3 19 £25,000 -9.09% 1
Shropshire +16 16 £35,000 +22.80% 2
Solihull -9 9 £37,500 +15.38% 2
Halesowen - 5 £23,000 - 1
Wolverhampton +10 2 £45,000 +57.89% 2
Walsall -6 2 £39,000 -51.25%
Sutton Coldfield - 2 £47,500 -
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England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 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.

1 280 (57.49%) JavaScript
2 261 (53.59%) HTML
3 246 (50.51%) CSS
4 211 (43.33%) .NET
5 210 (43.12%) Agile Software Development
6 189 (38.81%) C#
7 187 (38.40%) MVC
8 174 (35.73%) jQuery
9 165 (33.88%) ASP.NET
10 157 (32.24%) SQL Server
11 156 (32.03%) PHP
11 156 (32.03%) OOP
12 151 (31.01%) SQL
13 141 (28.95%) MySQL
14 137 (28.13%) Java
14 137 (28.13%) HTML5
15 129 (26.49%) Git (software)
16 125 (25.67%) XML
17 122 (25.05%) Web Services
18 111 (22.79%) Scrum
19 98 (20.12%) Web Development
20 95 (19.51%) TDD
21 84 (17.25%) RESTful
22 82 (16.84%) AngularJS
23 79 (16.22%) ASP.NET MVC
24 69 (14.17%) REST
24 69 (14.17%) Continuous Integration
25 68 (13.96%) Ajax
25 68 (13.96%) E-Commerce
26 67 (13.76%) Visual Studio

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Top Related 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 (3.90%) CMS
2 17 (3.49%) Apache
3 16 (3.29%) Elasticsearch
4 12 (2.46%) IIS
5 10 (2.05%) WordPress
6 8 (1.64%) lighttpd
7 6 (1.23%) Drupal
7 6 (1.23%) SharePoint
7 6 (1.23%) Tomcat
8 5 (1.03%) nginx
8 5 (1.03%) WebSphere
9 4 (0.82%) JBoss
10 3 (0.62%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 3 (0.62%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.21%) Apache ServiceMix
12 1 (0.21%) Apache Spark
12 1 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.21%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.21%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (1.64%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.41%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (2.05%) Magento
2 6 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.41%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.41%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.21%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 27 (5.54%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (3.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (1.85%) Amazon EC2
3 9 (1.85%) Google Play
4 8 (1.64%) AdWords
4 8 (1.64%) GitHub
4 8 (1.64%) Google Analytics
4 8 (1.64%) SaaS
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
5 1 (0.21%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (5.34%) ATM
2 19 (3.90%) Internet
3 5 (1.03%) HTTP
4 3 (0.62%) Firewall
5 2 (0.41%) Skype
5 2 (0.41%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.21%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 157 (32.24%) SQL Server
2 141 (28.95%) MySQL
3 44 (9.03%) NoSQL
4 40 (8.21%) Relational Database
5 27 (5.54%) SQL Server 2014
6 14 (2.87%) SQL Server 2012
7 12 (2.46%) Redis
8 11 (2.26%) MongoDB
9 7 (1.44%) RDBMS
9 7 (1.44%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (1.03%) SQL Server 2016
11 3 (0.62%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (0.62%) DB2
11 3 (0.62%) Oracle Database
11 3 (0.62%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (0.62%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (0.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (0.41%) MS Access
13 1 (0.21%) Hadoop
13 1 (0.21%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 129 (26.49%) Git (software)
2 67 (13.76%) Visual Studio
3 51 (10.47%) Subversion
4 44 (9.03%) Xcode
5 31 (6.37%) Jenkins
6 26 (5.34%) Selenium
7 19 (3.90%) TeamCity
8 13 (2.67%) JUnit
8 13 (2.67%) WebDriver
9 12 (2.46%) PHPUnit
10 10 (2.05%) git-flow
10 10 (2.05%) Maven
10 10 (2.05%) Mercurial
11 9 (1.85%) Android Studio
11 9 (1.85%) DbUnit
11 9 (1.85%) Eclipse
11 9 (1.85%) JIRA
11 9 (1.85%) jMock
11 9 (1.85%) Mockito
11 9 (1.85%) SonarQube
General
1 58 (11.91%) Marketing
2 50 (10.27%) Finance
3 38 (7.80%) Retail
4 18 (3.70%) Banking
5 15 (3.08%) Games
6 10 (2.05%) Back Office
7 9 (1.85%) Electronics
8 3 (0.62%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.41%) Advertising
9 2 (0.41%) Legal
9 2 (0.41%) Music Industry
10 1 (0.21%) Law
10 1 (0.21%) Publishing
10 1 (0.21%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 407 (83.57%) Developer
2 120 (24.64%) PHP Developer
3 101 (20.74%) .NET Developer
4 69 (14.17%) C# Developer
5 67 (13.76%) Senior Developer
6 61 (12.53%) Junior
7 59 (12.11%) JavaScript Developer
8 58 (11.91%) HTML Developer
9 56 (11.50%) Junior Developer
9 56 (11.50%) MySQL Developer
9 56 (11.50%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 52 (10.68%) Web Developer
11 50 (10.27%) HTML CSS Developer
12 49 (10.06%) iOS Developer
13 44 (9.03%) Java Developer
14 42 (8.62%) C# .NET Developer
15 35 (7.19%) SQL Developer
16 32 (6.57%) Software Developer
17 23 (4.72%) Development Manager
17 23 (4.72%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 261 (53.59%) HTML
2 246 (50.51%) CSS
3 211 (43.33%) .NET
4 174 (35.73%) jQuery
5 165 (33.88%) ASP.NET
6 137 (28.13%) HTML5
7 125 (25.67%) XML
8 122 (25.05%) Web Services
9 84 (17.25%) RESTful
10 82 (16.84%) AngularJS
11 79 (16.22%) ASP.NET MVC
12 69 (14.17%) REST
13 68 (13.96%) Ajax
14 59 (12.11%) JSON
14 59 (12.11%) WCF
15 56 (11.50%) LAMP
16 51 (10.47%) SOAP
17 46 (9.45%) Node.js
18 44 (9.03%) ASP.NET Web API
19 39 (8.01%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 39 (8.01%) Mobile App
2 34 (6.98%) Computer Science
3 26 (5.34%) Social Media
4 20 (4.11%) Enterprise Software
5 19 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (3.90%) Social Network
6 16 (3.29%) User Experience
7 13 (2.67%) Client/Server
8 11 (2.26%) Mobile Games
9 10 (2.05%) Online Games
10 9 (1.85%) Linux Command Line
11 7 (1.44%) Blog
12 5 (1.03%) N-Tier
13 4 (0.82%) Animation
13 4 (0.82%) iSeries
14 3 (0.62%) Fintech
14 3 (0.62%) Virtual Team
15 2 (0.41%) Algorithms
15 2 (0.41%) EPoS
15 2 (0.41%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 56 (11.50%) Linux
2 54 (11.09%) Apple iOS
3 16 (3.29%) Windows
4 14 (2.87%) Android
5 8 (1.64%) Debian
6 5 (1.03%) Windows 10
7 4 (0.82%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 210 (43.12%) Agile Software Development
2 187 (38.40%) MVC
3 156 (32.03%) OOP
4 111 (22.79%) Scrum
5 98 (20.12%) Web Development
6 95 (19.51%) TDD
7 69 (14.17%) Continuous Integration
8 68 (13.96%) E-Commerce
9 60 (12.32%) SDLC
10 53 (10.88%) iOS Development
11 52 (10.68%) OO PHP
11 52 (10.68%) Software Engineering
12 47 (9.65%) Mentoring
13 45 (9.24%) SOA
14 42 (8.62%) BDD
15 39 (8.01%) Kanban
15 39 (8.01%) Web Application Development
16 32 (6.57%) OOD
17 30 (6.16%) CRM
18 26 (5.34%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 280 (57.49%) JavaScript
2 189 (38.81%) C#
3 156 (32.03%) PHP
4 151 (31.01%) SQL
5 137 (28.13%) Java
6 56 (11.50%) T-SQL
7 55 (11.29%) Objective-C
7 55 (11.29%) VB.NET
8 28 (5.75%) Ruby
9 22 (4.52%) C++
10 17 (3.49%) Apple Swift
11 14 (2.87%) C
12 13 (2.67%) VB
13 12 (2.46%) PowerShell
14 8 (1.64%) ABAP
15 7 (1.44%) XPath
16 6 (1.23%) F#
16 6 (1.23%) Python
17 5 (1.03%) Scala
18 4 (0.82%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 57 (11.70%) Degree
2 11 (2.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (1.64%) MCSD
3 8 (1.64%) SC Cleared
3 8 (1.64%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.41%) HND
4 2 (0.41%) PhD
5 1 (0.21%) ISEB
5 1 (0.21%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (9.65%) QA
2 4 (0.82%) PMO
3 2 (0.41%) SLA
4 1 (0.21%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (1.85%) vSphere
2 2 (0.41%) Docker
2 2 (0.41%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (1.03%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 5 (1.03%) Kibana
1 5 (1.03%) WSUS
2 2 (0.41%) cPanel
3 1 (0.21%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.21%) Puppet
3 1 (0.21%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 43 (8.83%) Microsoft
2 27 (5.54%) Zend
3 20 (4.11%) Google
4 17 (3.49%) IBM
5 16 (3.29%) Oracle
6 11 (2.26%) Twitter
7 10 (2.05%) SAP
8 9 (1.85%) NEC
8 9 (1.85%) VMware
9 8 (1.64%) Red Hat
10 4 (0.82%) Adobe
10 4 (0.82%) Progress
11 3 (0.62%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (0.41%) Telerik
13 1 (0.21%) Facebook
13 1 (0.21%) MuleSoft
13 1 (0.21%) Sybase
13 1 (0.21%) WSO2
13 1 (0.21%) Xamarin
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Great Benefits and Home Working
Posted: Yesterday
Herefordshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Iress
Posted: 19 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Worcestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £23000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Kidderminster, Worcestershire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Redditch
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 41k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Kidderminster
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Stafford
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Stratford-upon-Avon
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Cogent Elliot
Salary: Up to £34,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham
Intouch Games
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 10 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 9 days ago
Solihull
Sky Betting & Gaming
Posted: 15 days ago
Wolverhampton
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 17 days ago
Rugby
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Great benefits!
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Redditch
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
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