The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OO over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 8 20 29
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +9
Permanent jobs citing OO 38 14 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 37.62% 11.11% 4.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 45.78% 14.00% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 9
Average salary £37,750 £41,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.48% -8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
OO
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
83 100 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 82.18% 79.37% 54.34%
Number of salaries quoted 40 77 85
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,080 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

OO
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OO across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

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Salary Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OO across the Belfast region.

OO Salary Trend in Belfast

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing OO also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OO.

1 52 (89.66%) Java
2 51 (87.93%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (81.03%) Java EE
4 46 (79.31%) Degree
4 46 (79.31%) TDD
5 45 (77.59%) Software Engineering
5 45 (77.59%) Multithreading
5 45 (77.59%) UNIX
5 45 (77.59%) Linux
5 45 (77.59%) Subversion
5 45 (77.59%) Git (software)
5 45 (77.59%) Computer Science
6 14 (24.14%) PrimeFaces
6 14 (24.14%) JSF
6 14 (24.14%) Continuous Improvement
7 11 (18.97%) C#
8 8 (13.79%) C++
8 8 (13.79%) SQL
9 7 (12.07%) .NET
10 6 (10.34%) ASP.NET
10 6 (10.34%) XML
10 6 (10.34%) MVC
10 6 (10.34%) HTML
10 6 (10.34%) JavaScript
10 6 (10.34%) Unit Testing
10 6 (10.34%) Microsoft
10 6 (10.34%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (8.62%) Northgate
11 5 (8.62%) SQL Server
11 5 (8.62%) SQL Server 2008

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Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing OO also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (8.62%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.62%) SQL Server
1 5 (8.62%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (8.62%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 45 (77.59%) Subversion
1 45 (77.59%) Git (software)
2 5 (8.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (8.62%) MSTest
2 5 (8.62%) Visual Studio
2 5 (8.62%) Rational Rose
2 5 (8.62%) NUnit
3 1 (1.72%) Selenium
3 1 (1.72%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (5.17%) Banking
2 1 (1.72%) Finance
2 1 (1.72%) Law
2 1 (1.72%) Legal
Job Titles
1 45 (77.59%) Java Engineer
2 14 (24.14%) Senior Java Engineer
3 8 (13.79%) Developer
4 6 (10.34%) Senior Developer
4 6 (10.34%) Software Developer
5 5 (8.62%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (1.72%) Technical Team Leader
6 1 (1.72%) QA Engineer
6 1 (1.72%) Developer Analyst
6 1 (1.72%) Java Developer
6 1 (1.72%) Team Leader
6 1 (1.72%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (81.03%) Java EE
2 14 (24.14%) PrimeFaces
2 14 (24.14%) JSF
3 7 (12.07%) .NET
4 6 (10.34%) ASP.NET
4 6 (10.34%) XML
4 6 (10.34%) HTML
4 6 (10.34%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (8.62%) JSON
5 5 (8.62%) jQuery
5 5 (8.62%) XSLT
5 5 (8.62%) Ajax
5 5 (8.62%) .NET Framework
5 5 (8.62%) COM+
5 5 (8.62%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 45 (77.59%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.72%) Smartphone
3 1 (1.72%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 45 (77.59%) UNIX
1 45 (77.59%) Linux
2 5 (8.62%) Windows 7
2 5 (8.62%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (87.93%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (79.31%) TDD
3 45 (77.59%) Software Engineering
3 45 (77.59%) Multithreading
4 14 (24.14%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (10.34%) Unit Testing
5 6 (10.34%) MVC
6 5 (8.62%) SOA
6 5 (8.62%) UML
6 5 (8.62%) OOP
6 5 (8.62%) Web Development
6 5 (8.62%) Use Case
6 5 (8.62%) Integration Testing
7 2 (3.45%) OOD
8 1 (1.72%) Manual Testing
8 1 (1.72%) E-Discovery
8 1 (1.72%) Data Analytics
8 1 (1.72%) Analytics
8 1 (1.72%) Software Licensing
8 1 (1.72%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (89.66%) Java
2 11 (18.97%) C#
3 8 (13.79%) C++
3 8 (13.79%) SQL
4 6 (10.34%) JavaScript
5 5 (8.62%) C
6 1 (1.72%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.72%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.72%) VB
6 1 (1.72%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 46 (79.31%) Degree
2 5 (8.62%) MCAD
2 5 (8.62%) MCSD
2 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (10.34%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.62%) Northgate
2 5 (8.62%) Oracle
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Belfast
PWC
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 24 days ago