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 28 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
England / West Midlands
3 months to
28 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 44 41
Rank change year-on-year -8 -3  
Permanent jobs citing OO 227 326 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 4.58% 5.25% 5.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.16% 5.93% 6.71%
Number of salaries quoted 201 269 288
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,200 £55,000 £50,500
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 4397 5497 4636
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 88.65% 88.55% 86.49%
Number of salaries quoted 3640 4275 3841
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 28 May 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 28 May 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 +7 92 £47,500 +26.66% 17
Staffordshire -3 31 £37,500 -6.25% 3
Worcestershire -7 23 £25,000 -9.09% 8
Shropshire +18 22 £35,000 +40.00% 2
Coventry -19 21 £40,000 -6.22% 3
Warwickshire -12 20 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Herefordshire -7 12 £25,000 +11.11%
Solihull -8 12 £45,000 +38.46% 3
Walsall +3 1 £39,000 +11.42%
Wolverhampton - 1 £37,500 -
Halesowen - 1 - - 1
OO
England

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 247 (51.78%) JavaScript
2 227 (47.59%) HTML
3 212 (44.44%) CSS
4 195 (40.88%) .NET
5 182 (38.16%) C#
6 173 (36.27%) Agile Software Development
7 160 (33.54%) MVC
8 158 (33.12%) jQuery
9 150 (31.45%) OOP
10 141 (29.56%) SQL
11 137 (28.72%) PHP
12 133 (27.88%) Java
13 130 (27.25%) SQL Server
14 123 (25.79%) MySQL
15 115 (24.11%) Git (software)
16 114 (23.90%) ASP.NET
17 112 (23.48%) XML
18 110 (23.06%) Web Development
19 103 (21.59%) REST
20 101 (21.17%) Web Services
21 87 (18.24%) HTML5
22 76 (15.93%) TDD
22 76 (15.93%) AngularJS
23 74 (15.51%) RESTful
24 71 (14.88%) JSON
25 69 (14.47%) Ajax
26 67 (14.05%) Finance
27 66 (13.84%) NoSQL
28 64 (13.42%) Scrum
29 63 (13.21%) 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 15 (3.14%) Elasticsearch
2 14 (2.94%) CMS
3 8 (1.68%) Drupal
4 7 (1.47%) Apache
5 5 (1.05%) IIS
5 5 (1.05%) WordPress
6 4 (0.84%) nginx
7 2 (0.42%) JBoss
7 2 (0.42%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.42%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.42%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.21%) Apache ServiceMix
8 1 (0.21%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.21%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.21%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (0.84%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (0.42%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 15 (3.14%) Magento
2 3 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.63%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.21%) OpenCart
3 1 (0.21%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.21%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 17 (3.56%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (3.35%) Google Play
3 9 (1.89%) GitHub
4 7 (1.47%) AdWords
4 7 (1.47%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (1.47%) Firebase
4 7 (1.47%) Google Analytics
5 6 (1.26%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (1.26%) SaaS
6 4 (0.84%) Slack
7 3 (0.63%) Amazon CloudSearch
7 3 (0.63%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 3 (0.63%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.21%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 18 (3.77%) Internet
2 14 (2.94%) HTTP
3 11 (2.31%) ATM
4 7 (1.47%) Skype
5 2 (0.42%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (27.25%) SQL Server
2 123 (25.79%) MySQL
3 66 (13.84%) NoSQL
4 32 (6.71%) Relational Database
5 20 (4.19%) MongoDB
6 15 (3.14%) SQL Server 2012
6 15 (3.14%) SQL Server 2014
7 12 (2.52%) Redis
7 12 (2.52%) SQL Server 2016
8 7 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (1.05%) DB2
10 3 (0.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 3 (0.63%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.42%) Big Data
11 2 (0.42%) Neo4j
11 2 (0.42%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.42%) Power BI
11 2 (0.42%) Riak
Development Applications
1 115 (24.11%) Git (software)
2 62 (13.00%) Visual Studio
3 52 (10.90%) Xcode
4 37 (7.76%) Jenkins
5 27 (5.66%) Subversion
6 25 (5.24%) SpecFlow
7 18 (3.77%) Android Studio
7 18 (3.77%) Eclipse
8 16 (3.35%) Selenium
9 15 (3.14%) WebDriver
10 12 (2.52%) PHPUnit
11 11 (2.31%) LSMW
11 11 (2.31%) Mercurial
12 10 (2.10%) git-flow
12 10 (2.10%) JIRA
12 10 (2.10%) JUnit
13 9 (1.89%) Maven
14 8 (1.68%) Xdebug
15 7 (1.47%) PhantomJS
15 7 (1.47%) webpack
General
1 67 (14.05%) Finance
2 49 (10.27%) Retail
3 25 (5.24%) Marketing
4 18 (3.77%) Electronics
5 16 (3.35%) Games
6 13 (2.73%) Back Office
7 10 (2.10%) Banking
8 5 (1.05%) Advertising
9 3 (0.63%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.42%) Legal
10 2 (0.42%) Music Industry
11 1 (0.21%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 408 (85.53%) Developer
2 104 (21.80%) PHP Developer
3 86 (18.03%) .NET Developer
4 73 (15.30%) Web Developer
5 64 (13.42%) Senior Developer
6 63 (13.21%) C# Developer
7 58 (12.16%) iOS Developer
8 54 (11.32%) Junior
9 51 (10.69%) Junior Developer
10 47 (9.85%) Java Developer
11 45 (9.43%) Software Developer
12 40 (8.39%) SQL Developer
13 36 (7.55%) .NET Web Developer
13 36 (7.55%) C# .NET Developer
14 30 (6.29%) HTML Developer
15 26 (5.45%) JavaScript Developer
15 26 (5.45%) Junior iOS Developer
16 25 (5.24%) Applications Developer
16 25 (5.24%) MySQL Developer
16 25 (5.24%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 227 (47.59%) HTML
2 212 (44.44%) CSS
3 195 (40.88%) .NET
4 158 (33.12%) jQuery
5 114 (23.90%) ASP.NET
6 112 (23.48%) XML
7 103 (21.59%) REST
8 101 (21.17%) Web Services
9 87 (18.24%) HTML5
10 76 (15.93%) AngularJS
11 74 (15.51%) RESTful
12 71 (14.88%) JSON
13 69 (14.47%) Ajax
14 55 (11.53%) Node.js
15 54 (11.32%) .NET Framework
16 43 (9.01%) ASP.NET MVC
17 41 (8.60%) ASP.NET Web API
18 40 (8.39%) iOS SDK
18 40 (8.39%) LAMP
19 39 (8.18%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 47 (9.85%) Computer Science
2 44 (9.22%) Mobile App
3 24 (5.03%) Social Media
4 22 (4.61%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (4.61%) Enterprise Software
5 18 (3.77%) User Experience
6 13 (2.73%) Social Network
7 12 (2.52%) Greenfield Project
7 12 (2.52%) Linux Command Line
7 12 (2.52%) Mobile Games
7 12 (2.52%) Online Games
8 10 (2.10%) Client/Server
9 9 (1.89%) Algorithms
10 8 (1.68%) Blog
11 5 (1.05%) BBC
11 5 (1.05%) Fintech
12 4 (0.84%) Animation
13 3 (0.63%) Data Structures
14 2 (0.42%) N-Tier
14 2 (0.42%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 62 (13.00%) Apple iOS
2 59 (12.37%) Linux
3 22 (4.61%) Windows
4 21 (4.40%) Android
5 11 (2.31%) Unix
6 8 (1.68%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (36.27%) Agile Software Development
2 160 (33.54%) MVC
3 150 (31.45%) OOP
4 110 (23.06%) Web Development
5 76 (15.93%) TDD
6 64 (13.42%) Scrum
7 62 (13.00%) iOS Development
8 59 (12.37%) BDD
9 55 (11.53%) OOD
10 51 (10.69%) E-Commerce
11 50 (10.48%) Web Application Development
12 49 (10.27%) OO PHP
13 46 (9.64%) SDLC
14 43 (9.01%) Continuous Integration
15 42 (8.81%) Software Engineering
16 33 (6.92%) Project Management
17 32 (6.71%) Mentoring
18 30 (6.29%) Kanban
19 28 (5.87%) Test Automation
20 23 (4.82%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 247 (51.78%) JavaScript
2 182 (38.16%) C#
3 141 (29.56%) SQL
4 137 (28.72%) PHP
5 133 (27.88%) Java
6 63 (13.21%) Objective-C
7 53 (11.11%) VB.NET
8 33 (6.92%) C++
9 32 (6.71%) T-SQL
10 29 (6.08%) Ruby
11 24 (5.03%) TypeScript
12 17 (3.56%) C
13 15 (3.14%) Apple Swift
14 12 (2.52%) VB
15 11 (2.31%) ABAP
15 11 (2.31%) MATLAB
16 6 (1.26%) Python
16 6 (1.26%) Scala
17 5 (1.05%) F#
17 5 (1.05%) XPath
Qualifications
1 60 (12.58%) Degree
2 26 (5.45%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (1.89%) PhD
4 6 (1.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.63%) MCSD
5 3 (0.63%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.63%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.42%) HND
7 1 (0.21%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (9.64%) QA
2 7 (1.47%) SLA
3 3 (0.63%) PMO
4 1 (0.21%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (0.84%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (0.84%) vSphere
2 3 (0.63%) Firmware
3 1 (0.21%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (0.42%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 2 (0.42%) cPanel
1 2 (0.42%) Kibana
1 2 (0.42%) WSUS
2 1 (0.21%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.21%) Puppet
Vendors
1 47 (9.85%) Microsoft
2 30 (6.29%) Zend
3 26 (5.45%) Google
4 13 (2.73%) IBM
5 12 (2.52%) Twitter
6 11 (2.31%) Oracle
6 11 (2.31%) SAP
7 8 (1.68%) Red Hat
8 5 (1.05%) Sybase
9 4 (0.84%) NEC
9 4 (0.84%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (0.84%) VMware
10 2 (0.42%) Tableau
10 2 (0.42%) Telerik
11 1 (0.21%) Adobe
11 1 (0.21%) Facebook
11 1 (0.21%) MuleSoft
11 1 (0.21%) WSO2
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £23000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Ascend Consulting
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Kidderminster, Worcestershire
Network ITR
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
onezeero.
Salary: £19000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 45k per year + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £23000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Ascend Consulting
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Ludlow, Shropshire
Axica Recruitment
Salary: DOE + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
ISL
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
ESA Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Broster Buchanan
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £33,000 to £43,000 per annum + bonus, excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
La Fosse Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
Pearson Frank
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Package
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
I4 Recruitment
Salary: Market related
Posted: 6 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Bright Executive Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Talent International
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
IGI Ltd
Salary: From £36,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Southam, Warwickshire
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
IGI Ltd
Salary: From £26,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago