The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Belfast region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 16 17 25
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +8
Permanent jobs citing OO 11 30 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 7.24% 10.91% 8.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.82% 18.40% 11.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5 18 7
Average salary £32,500 £37,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.90% +0.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
112 163 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 73.68% 59.27% 72.00%
Number of salaries quoted 74 94 89
Average salary £32,500 £41,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.73% +17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £28,500 £15,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,800 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
OO
County Antrim

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

OO
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 16 April 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 28 (84.85%) HTML
1 28 (84.85%) CSS
2 27 (81.82%) C#
3 26 (78.79%) .NET
4 24 (72.73%) SQL
4 24 (72.73%) Microsoft
5 23 (69.70%) Visual Studio
5 23 (69.70%) ASP.NET
6 22 (66.67%) SOA
6 22 (66.67%) SharePoint
6 22 (66.67%) Web Services
6 22 (66.67%) XML
6 22 (66.67%) GIS
6 22 (66.67%) ESRI
6 22 (66.67%) Silverlight
6 22 (66.67%) Open Source
7 20 (60.61%) Unit Testing
7 20 (60.61%) SQL Server
8 19 (57.58%) MS Excel
8 19 (57.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 18 (54.55%) Business Intelligence
9 18 (54.55%) Oracle
9 18 (54.55%) BC Cleared
9 18 (54.55%) CTC Cleared
9 18 (54.55%) Security Cleared
10 13 (39.39%) MVC
11 7 (21.21%) Computer Science
12 5 (15.15%) Software Engineering
12 5 (15.15%) PHP
12 5 (15.15%) JavaScript

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Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 22 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.03%) Node.js
2 1 (3.03%) IIS
2 1 (3.03%) Apache
Applications
1 19 (57.58%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (60.61%) SQL Server
2 19 (57.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (6.06%) NoSQL
3 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.03%) MySQL
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 23 (69.70%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.03%) NUnit
2 1 (3.03%) MSTest
2 1 (3.03%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (3.03%) Moq
General
1 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
1 2 (6.06%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 29 (87.88%) Developer
2 17 (51.52%) .NET Developer
3 9 (27.27%) Senior Developer
4 6 (18.18%) Senior .NET Developer
4 6 (18.18%) .NET Team Leader
4 6 (18.18%) Team Leader
5 4 (12.12%) Software Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Web Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Applications Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Java Developer
7 2 (6.06%) C++ Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Java Web Developer
7 2 (6.06%) C++ Applications Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Java Applications Developer
7 2 (6.06%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (6.06%) C++/Java Developer
7 2 (6.06%) SQL Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Software Developer
7 2 (6.06%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (84.85%) CSS
1 28 (84.85%) HTML
2 26 (78.79%) .NET
3 23 (69.70%) ASP.NET
4 22 (66.67%) Web Services
4 22 (66.67%) XML
4 22 (66.67%) Silverlight
5 4 (12.12%) HTML5
6 2 (6.06%) CSS3
6 2 (6.06%) jQuery
7 1 (3.03%) RESTful
7 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (3.03%) JSON
7 1 (3.03%) WCF
7 1 (3.03%) Razor View Engine
7 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (3.03%) Unity DI Container
7 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (3.03%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 22 (66.67%) GIS
1 22 (66.67%) Open Source
2 7 (21.21%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.03%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.03%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.09%) Windows
1 3 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (66.67%) SOA
2 20 (60.61%) Unit Testing
3 18 (54.55%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (39.39%) MVC
5 5 (15.15%) Software Engineering
6 3 (9.09%) Refactoring
6 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (6.06%) TDD
7 2 (6.06%) OOP
7 2 (6.06%) OOD
7 2 (6.06%) Web Development
7 2 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (6.06%) System Testing
8 1 (3.03%) Kanban
8 1 (3.03%) BDD
8 1 (3.03%) Web Application Development
8 1 (3.03%) OOA/OOD
8 1 (3.03%) CRM
8 1 (3.03%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 27 (81.82%) C#
2 24 (72.73%) SQL
3 5 (15.15%) JavaScript
3 5 (15.15%) PHP
4 4 (12.12%) C++
4 4 (12.12%) Java
4 4 (12.12%) Ruby
5 2 (6.06%) PHP5
5 2 (6.06%) VB.NET
5 2 (6.06%) Python
5 2 (6.06%) Perl
Qualifications
1 18 (54.55%) BC Cleared
1 18 (54.55%) CTC Cleared
1 18 (54.55%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 24 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 22 (66.67%) ESRI
3 18 (54.55%) Oracle
4 2 (6.06%) Google
4 2 (6.06%) Facebook
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Belfast
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Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago