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

Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
England / West Midlands
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 116 115
Rank change year-on-year +43 -1  
Permanent jobs citing OOP 163 134 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 3.39% 2.17% 1.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.77% 2.47% 2.36%
Number of salaries quoted 151 132 88
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £26,350
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £45,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +1.26% +2.59%  

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 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%  

OOP
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing OOP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 30 March 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 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 +33 46 £31,250 -34.21% 5
Solihull +13 43 £36,000 -0.68% 4
Staffordshire -10 19 £37,500 +3.44% 1
Worcestershire -20 17 £29,000 -27.50% 3
Warwickshire +38 14 £26,500 -33.75% 1
Coventry +16 14 £45,000 +25.87% 5
Herefordshire - 7 £37,500 -
Shropshire -2 6 £25,000 -23.07% 1
Halesowen - 3 £23,000 -
Sutton Coldfield - 2 £47,500 -
Walsall - 1 £37,500 -
OOP
England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 200 (68.03%) JavaScript
2 199 (67.69%) CSS
3 184 (62.59%) HTML
4 156 (53.06%) OO
5 153 (52.04%) MVC
6 150 (51.02%) MySQL
7 149 (50.68%) PHP
8 115 (39.12%) jQuery
9 104 (35.37%) C#
10 102 (34.69%) .NET
11 101 (34.35%) HTML5
12 96 (32.65%) Web Development
13 93 (31.63%) Git (software)
14 92 (31.29%) Java
15 85 (28.91%) Agile Software Development
16 83 (28.23%) SQL
17 77 (26.19%) Linux
18 75 (25.51%) AngularJS
19 71 (24.15%) ASP.NET
20 63 (21.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 62 (21.09%) LAMP
22 56 (19.05%) Marketing
23 52 (17.69%) NoSQL
24 50 (17.01%) Laravel
25 48 (16.33%) Ajax
26 47 (15.99%) SOAP
26 47 (15.99%) XML
27 45 (15.31%) SQL Server
28 43 (14.63%) Visual Studio
29 42 (14.29%) Scrum

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 36 (12.24%) Elasticsearch
2 35 (11.90%) Apache
3 26 (8.84%) nginx
4 21 (7.14%) CMS
5 7 (2.38%) lighttpd
6 6 (2.04%) WordPress
7 5 (1.70%) Drupal
8 4 (1.36%) WebSphere
9 3 (1.02%) JBoss
9 3 (1.02%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.68%) EPiServer
10 2 (0.68%) IIS
10 2 (0.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (0.68%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (0.68%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.34%) Apache ServiceMix
11 1 (0.34%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.34%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (4.42%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.68%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 8 (2.72%) Magento
2 2 (0.68%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 39 (13.27%) GitHub
2 37 (12.59%) Amazon AWS
3 27 (9.18%) Amazon S3
4 26 (8.84%) Amazon EC2
4 26 (8.84%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 8 (2.72%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (1.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (6.80%) ATM
2 13 (4.42%) Internet
3 3 (1.02%) Intranet
4 2 (0.68%) HTTP
4 2 (0.68%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.34%) Firewall
5 1 (0.34%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 150 (51.02%) MySQL
2 52 (17.69%) NoSQL
3 45 (15.31%) SQL Server
4 36 (12.24%) Relational Database
5 28 (9.52%) MongoDB
6 26 (8.84%) Amazon RDS
7 13 (4.42%) RDBMS
8 11 (3.74%) Big Data
9 9 (3.06%) Redis
10 5 (1.70%) Riak
10 5 (1.70%) SQL Server 2014
11 4 (1.36%) Neo4j
11 4 (1.36%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (0.68%) DB2
12 2 (0.68%) MS Access
13 1 (0.34%) Apache Cassandra
13 1 (0.34%) Hadoop
13 1 (0.34%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 93 (31.63%) Git (software)
2 43 (14.63%) Visual Studio
3 38 (12.93%) gulp
4 36 (12.24%) webpack
5 32 (10.88%) Subversion
6 31 (10.54%) GitLab
7 25 (8.50%) PhantomJS
8 13 (4.42%) Selenium
9 11 (3.74%) Team Foundation Server
9 11 (3.74%) WebDriver
10 10 (3.40%) Jenkins
11 8 (2.72%) PHPUnit
11 8 (2.72%) Xdebug
12 4 (1.36%) SpecFlow
13 2 (0.68%) Ant
13 2 (0.68%) Eclipse
13 2 (0.68%) JUnit
13 2 (0.68%) Log4j
13 2 (0.68%) Maven
13 2 (0.68%) Mercurial
General
1 56 (19.05%) Marketing
2 18 (6.12%) Retail
3 10 (3.40%) Banking
3 10 (3.40%) Finance
4 6 (2.04%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.70%) Electronics
5 5 (1.70%) Games
5 5 (1.70%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.68%) Billing
6 2 (0.68%) Legal
7 1 (0.34%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 253 (86.05%) Developer
2 115 (39.12%) PHP Developer
3 60 (20.41%) HTML Developer
4 57 (19.39%) JavaScript Developer
5 55 (18.71%) HTML CSS Developer
6 50 (17.01%) MySQL Developer
6 50 (17.01%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 45 (15.31%) .NET Developer
8 42 (14.29%) Web Developer
9 41 (13.95%) Senior Developer
10 40 (13.61%) Graduate
11 39 (13.27%) Graduate Developer
12 38 (12.93%) Software Developer
13 28 (9.52%) Junior
14 25 (8.50%) C# Developer
15 24 (8.16%) Junior Developer
16 20 (6.80%) SQL Developer
17 19 (6.46%) Lead Developer
18 18 (6.12%) Senior PHP Developer
18 18 (6.12%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 199 (67.69%) CSS
2 184 (62.59%) HTML
3 115 (39.12%) jQuery
4 102 (34.69%) .NET
5 101 (34.35%) HTML5
6 75 (25.51%) AngularJS
7 71 (24.15%) ASP.NET
8 63 (21.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 62 (21.09%) LAMP
10 50 (17.01%) Laravel
11 48 (16.33%) Ajax
12 47 (15.99%) SOAP
12 47 (15.99%) XML
13 40 (13.61%) Backbone.js
14 38 (12.93%) CodeIgniter
15 35 (11.90%) React
16 32 (10.88%) ASP.NET MVC
16 32 (10.88%) Vue.js
17 31 (10.54%) Web Services
18 29 (9.86%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 36 (12.24%) Mobile App
2 29 (9.86%) Computer Science
3 24 (8.16%) Linux Command Line
4 17 (5.78%) Enterprise Software
5 11 (3.74%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (3.40%) Algorithms
6 10 (3.40%) N-Tier
7 9 (3.06%) User Experience
8 6 (2.04%) Blog
8 6 (2.04%) Web 2.0
9 5 (1.70%) iPad
10 4 (1.36%) Replication
11 3 (1.02%) Animation
11 3 (1.02%) Client/Server
12 2 (0.68%) Fintech
13 1 (0.34%) Equities
13 1 (0.34%) Fixed Income
13 1 (0.34%) Internet of Things
13 1 (0.34%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 77 (26.19%) Linux
2 29 (9.86%) Android
3 24 (8.16%) Apple iOS
4 8 (2.72%) Debian
5 7 (2.38%) Windows
6 5 (1.70%) Windows 10
7 2 (0.68%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (53.06%) OO
2 153 (52.04%) MVC
3 96 (32.65%) Web Development
4 85 (28.91%) Agile Software Development
5 42 (14.29%) Scrum
6 39 (13.27%) E-Commerce
6 39 (13.27%) TDD
7 36 (12.24%) Software Engineering
8 33 (11.22%) Continuous Delivery
9 31 (10.54%) High Availability
10 25 (8.50%) Continuous Integration
11 24 (8.16%) Android Development
11 24 (8.16%) API Integration
11 24 (8.16%) Kanban
12 23 (7.82%) iOS Development
13 21 (7.14%) Mobile Application Development
13 21 (7.14%) SOA
14 18 (6.12%) Content Management
14 18 (6.12%) Mentoring
14 18 (6.12%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 200 (68.03%) JavaScript
2 149 (50.68%) PHP
3 104 (35.37%) C#
4 92 (31.29%) Java
5 83 (28.23%) SQL
6 35 (11.90%) C++
7 34 (11.56%) PHP 7
8 30 (10.20%) VB.NET
9 25 (8.50%) XPath
10 19 (6.46%) T-SQL
10 19 (6.46%) TypeScript
11 10 (3.40%) R
12 9 (3.06%) Erlang
13 8 (2.72%) C
13 8 (2.72%) Objective-C
14 7 (2.38%) VB
15 3 (1.02%) Apex Code
15 3 (1.02%) PHP 5
15 3 (1.02%) Ruby
16 2 (0.68%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 36 (12.24%) Degree
2 14 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.02%) MCSD
4 2 (0.68%) HND
5 1 (0.34%) ISEB
5 1 (0.34%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (6.80%) QA
2 1 (0.34%) WAI
System Software
1 41 (13.95%) Docker
Systems Management
1 26 (8.84%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 33 (11.22%) Microsoft
2 16 (5.44%) Zend
3 11 (3.74%) Twitter
4 8 (2.72%) Oracle
4 8 (2.72%) Red Hat
5 3 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (0.68%) Google
6 2 (0.68%) IBM
6 2 (0.68%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.34%) Adobe
7 1 (0.34%) Apple
7 1 (0.34%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.34%) WSO2
7 1 (0.34%) Xamarin
Birmingham
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 3 hours ago
Telford
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Computer People
Salary: £20000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands
Talendrone.com
Salary: £26K - £32K /Per Annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands
Talendrone.com
Salary: £30K - £42K /Per Annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Itecco
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands
Talendrone.com
Salary: £32K - £40K /Per Annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £24000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Burton-On-Trent
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Redditch
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Worcestershire
greywood
Salary: £23000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham
greywood
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Cogent Elliot
Salary: Up to £34,000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Solihull
Sky Betting & Gaming
Posted: 21 days ago