The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birkenhead region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OO over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 9 11 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing OO 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birkenhead 9.52% 5.00% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.52% 6.25% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £33,750 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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Merseyside

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birkenhead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
21 16 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birkenhead 100.00% 80.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 20 15 3
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Birkenhead

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Birkenhead

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Salary Trend in Birkenhead

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

OO Salary Trend in Birkenhead

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birkenhead

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Birkenhead 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 6 (60.00%) C#
1 6 (60.00%) .NET
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (60.00%) WCF
2 5 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design
2 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (50.00%) BDD
2 5 (50.00%) Razor View Engine
2 5 (50.00%) CQRS
2 5 (50.00%) Web Application Development
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 5 (50.00%) TDD
2 5 (50.00%) Games
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) Internet
2 5 (50.00%) MVC
3 4 (40.00%) Java
4 2 (20.00%) Finance
4 2 (20.00%) MS Office
5 1 (10.00%) HNC
5 1 (10.00%) HND
5 1 (10.00%) OOP
5 1 (10.00%) N-Tier
5 1 (10.00%) OOD
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) Billing
5 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis

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Top Related IT Skills in Birkenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Birkenhead 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.

Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (50.00%) Games
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Support Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) .NET
1 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (60.00%) WCF
2 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (50.00%) Razor View Engine
2 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) N-Tier
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) TDD
2 5 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design
2 5 (50.00%) BDD
2 5 (50.00%) MVC
2 5 (50.00%) CQRS
2 5 (50.00%) Web Application Development
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum
3 1 (10.00%) OOP
3 1 (10.00%) OOD
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) HNC
1 1 (10.00%) HND