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

Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
England / West Midlands
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 124 112 101
Rank change year-on-year -12 -11  
Permanent jobs citing OOP 106 137 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 2.06% 2.22% 2.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.34% 2.50% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 110 139 150
Median salary £36,000 £31,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £19,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  

OOP 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 4536 5472 4973
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 88.28% 88.72% 87.45%
Number of salaries quoted 15009 16353 16248
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £25,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £70,000 £68,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

OOP
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing OOP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for OOP in the West Midlands

OOP
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for OOP in the West Midlands

OOP
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OOP in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for OOP in the West Midlands

OOP
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 OOP within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 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 +22 36 £33,500 -1.47% 8
Solihull +7 22 £36,000 +10.76% 1
Staffordshire -22 16 £32,500 +4.83% 7
Warwickshire +16 11 £26,000 +15.55% 3
Coventry -5 10 £41,000 +46.42% 3
Worcestershire -13 7 £32,500 +18.18% 1
Walsall - 2 £36,250 -
Wolverhampton +6 1 £37,500 +74.41%
Shropshire -4 1 £30,000 +11.11% 1
OOP
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 154 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 153 (57.95%) CSS
3 143 (54.17%) HTML
4 140 (53.03%) OO
5 129 (48.86%) MySQL
6 123 (46.59%) MVC
7 120 (45.45%) PHP
8 105 (39.77%) C#
9 99 (37.50%) Web Development
10 93 (35.23%) Git (software)
11 88 (33.33%) .NET
12 82 (31.06%) Java
13 75 (28.41%) Linux
14 72 (27.27%) AngularJS
15 71 (26.89%) HTML5
16 65 (24.62%) Laravel
17 63 (23.86%) jQuery
18 60 (22.73%) SQL
19 59 (22.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 58 (21.97%) Agile Software Development
20 58 (21.97%) NoSQL
21 51 (19.32%) SQL Server
21 51 (19.32%) Backbone.js
21 51 (19.32%) GitHub
22 50 (18.94%) ASP.NET
23 49 (18.56%) LAMP
23 49 (18.56%) CodeIgniter
23 49 (18.56%) gulp
24 48 (18.18%) webpack
24 48 (18.18%) React

OOP
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 47 (17.80%) Elasticsearch
2 36 (13.64%) Apache
3 35 (13.26%) nginx
4 20 (7.58%) CMS
5 8 (3.03%) WordPress
6 6 (2.27%) Umbraco
7 5 (1.89%) Drupal
7 5 (1.89%) EPiServer
7 5 (1.89%) IIS
7 5 (1.89%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (0.76%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 11 (4.17%) Magento
2 2 (0.76%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 51 (19.32%) GitHub
2 41 (15.53%) Amazon AWS
3 35 (13.26%) Amazon EC2
3 35 (13.26%) Amazon S3
3 35 (13.26%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 6 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.17%) Internet
2 2 (0.76%) SMS
2 2 (0.76%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.38%) Firewall
3 1 (0.38%) HTTP
3 1 (0.38%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 129 (48.86%) MySQL
2 58 (21.97%) NoSQL
3 51 (19.32%) SQL Server
4 39 (14.77%) MongoDB
5 35 (13.26%) Amazon RDS
6 20 (7.58%) Relational Database
7 8 (3.03%) Redis
8 6 (2.27%) RDBMS
9 5 (1.89%) Neo4j
10 4 (1.52%) Riak
11 3 (1.14%) RavenDB
12 2 (0.76%) MS Access
13 1 (0.38%) DB2
Development Applications
1 93 (35.23%) Git (software)
2 49 (18.56%) gulp
3 48 (18.18%) webpack
4 43 (16.29%) GitLab
5 34 (12.88%) PhantomJS
6 33 (12.50%) Visual Studio
7 23 (8.71%) Subversion
8 17 (6.44%) Selenium
9 16 (6.06%) WebDriver
10 11 (4.17%) Jenkins
11 10 (3.79%) SpecFlow
12 7 (2.65%) PHPUnit
12 7 (2.65%) Xdebug
13 5 (1.89%) TeamCity
14 3 (1.14%) Octopus Deploy
15 2 (0.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 2 (0.76%) Cucumber
15 2 (0.76%) FogBugz
15 2 (0.76%) Maven
15 2 (0.76%) Travis CI
General
1 28 (10.61%) Marketing
2 10 (3.79%) Retail
3 9 (3.41%) Manufacturing
4 8 (3.03%) Electronics
4 8 (3.03%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.76%) Games
6 1 (0.38%) Advertising
6 1 (0.38%) Banking
6 1 (0.38%) Finance
6 1 (0.38%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 233 (88.26%) Developer
2 93 (35.23%) PHP Developer
3 50 (18.94%) Senior Developer
4 48 (18.18%) Web Developer
5 39 (14.77%) Graduate
5 39 (14.77%) Graduate Developer
6 35 (13.26%) Software Developer
7 33 (12.50%) .NET Developer
8 29 (10.98%) HTML Developer
9 26 (9.85%) HTML CSS Developer
10 24 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
10 24 (9.09%) Senior PHP Developer
11 20 (7.58%) C# Developer
12 18 (6.82%) .NET Web Developer
12 18 (6.82%) MySQL Developer
12 18 (6.82%) PHP MySQL Developer
13 16 (6.06%) Junior
13 16 (6.06%) PHP Web Developer
13 16 (6.06%) SQL Developer
13 16 (6.06%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 153 (57.95%) CSS
2 143 (54.17%) HTML
3 88 (33.33%) .NET
4 72 (27.27%) AngularJS
5 71 (26.89%) HTML5
6 65 (24.62%) Laravel
7 63 (23.86%) jQuery
8 59 (22.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 51 (19.32%) Backbone.js
10 50 (18.94%) ASP.NET
11 49 (18.56%) CodeIgniter
11 49 (18.56%) LAMP
12 48 (18.18%) React
13 44 (16.67%) Vue.js
14 39 (14.77%) REST
14 39 (14.77%) XML
15 38 (14.39%) SOAP
16 35 (13.26%) LEMP Stack
17 30 (11.36%) .NET Framework
17 30 (11.36%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 36 (13.64%) Mobile App
2 29 (10.98%) Computer Science
3 27 (10.23%) Linux Command Line
4 17 (6.44%) Enterprise Software
5 12 (4.55%) User Experience
6 7 (2.65%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (2.27%) Web 2.0
8 5 (1.89%) Blog
9 4 (1.52%) N-Tier
10 3 (1.14%) Animation
10 3 (1.14%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.76%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.76%) Replication
12 1 (0.38%) Equities
12 1 (0.38%) Fixed Income
12 1 (0.38%) Greenfield Project
12 1 (0.38%) Internet of Things
12 1 (0.38%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 75 (28.41%) Linux
2 36 (13.64%) Android
3 30 (11.36%) Apple iOS
4 7 (2.65%) Debian
5 5 (1.89%) Windows
5 5 (1.89%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (53.03%) OO
2 123 (46.59%) MVC
3 99 (37.50%) Web Development
4 58 (21.97%) Agile Software Development
5 41 (15.53%) Continuous Delivery
6 35 (13.26%) E-Commerce
7 33 (12.50%) Scrum
8 30 (11.36%) API Integration
9 29 (10.98%) TDD
10 28 (10.61%) Android Development
10 28 (10.61%) Continuous Integration
11 27 (10.23%) iOS Development
11 27 (10.23%) Mobile Application Development
11 27 (10.23%) Software Engineering
12 26 (9.85%) Kanban
13 25 (9.47%) Test Automation
14 17 (6.44%) Open Source
15 15 (5.68%) BDD
16 14 (5.30%) Affiliate Marketing
17 13 (4.92%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 154 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 120 (45.45%) PHP
3 105 (39.77%) C#
4 82 (31.06%) Java
5 60 (22.73%) SQL
6 47 (17.80%) PHP 7
7 39 (14.77%) C++
8 34 (12.88%) XPath
9 22 (8.33%) VB.NET
10 11 (4.17%) T-SQL
11 6 (2.27%) Erlang
11 6 (2.27%) Objective-C
11 6 (2.27%) Python
12 5 (1.89%) TypeScript
13 4 (1.52%) F#
13 4 (1.52%) R
13 4 (1.52%) VB
14 3 (1.14%) Apex Code
14 3 (1.14%) MATLAB
14 3 (1.14%) Scala
Qualifications
1 41 (15.53%) Degree
2 15 (5.68%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (1.52%) MCSD
5 1 (0.38%) ISEB
5 1 (0.38%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.38%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (8.33%) QA
2 1 (0.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 37 (14.02%) Docker
Systems Management
1 35 (13.26%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.38%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 20 (7.58%) Microsoft
2 15 (5.68%) Zend
3 7 (2.65%) Red Hat
3 7 (2.65%) Twitter
4 5 (1.89%) Sitecore
5 3 (1.14%) Google
5 3 (1.14%) Oracle
5 3 (1.14%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (0.76%) DevExpress
7 1 (0.38%) Adobe
7 1 (0.38%) Demandware
7 1 (0.38%) hybris
7 1 (0.38%) IBM
Worcestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £23000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
onezeero.
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits 2 + days remote working, great loc
Posted: 2 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Mason Frank International
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Reed Technology
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Ludlow, Shropshire
Itecco
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Ascend Consulting
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ESA Group
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Ascend Consulting
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Accreditations, bonus, gym
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ESA Group
Salary: From £20,000 to £33,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Rugby
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Coventry
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 9 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Posted: 15 days ago
Rugeley, Staffordshire
Focus Multimedia Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum & pension & death in service benefit
Posted: 19 days ago
Rugeley, Staffordshire
Focus Multimedia Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum & pension & death in service benefit
Posted: 19 days ago