The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Blackburn region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OO over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 9 10 19
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +9
Permanent jobs citing OO 18 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackburn 20.45% 14.55% 1.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 22.50% 17.78% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 16 8 1
Average salary £32,500 £38,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.47% +38.18%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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Lancashire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Blackburn
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
80 45 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackburn 90.91% 81.82% 62.71%
Number of salaries quoted 74 42 37
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £16,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Blackburn

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Blackburn

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Salary Trend in Blackburn

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

OO Salary Trend in Blackburn

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Salary Histogram in Blackburn

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OO across the Blackburn region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

OO Salary Histogram in Blackburn

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Blackburn

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Blackburn 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 16 (72.73%) SQL Server
1 16 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (54.55%) Java
3 8 (36.36%) DB2
3 8 (36.36%) MySQL
3 8 (36.36%) Oracle
3 8 (36.36%) WebSphere
4 7 (31.82%) JSON
4 7 (31.82%) TDD
4 7 (31.82%) Magento
4 7 (31.82%) REST
4 7 (31.82%) .NET
4 7 (31.82%) CSS
4 7 (31.82%) COBOL
4 7 (31.82%) HTML
4 7 (31.82%) PHP
4 7 (31.82%) MVC
4 7 (31.82%) XML
5 6 (27.27%) PRINCE2
5 6 (27.27%) E-Commerce
6 5 (22.73%) ERP
6 5 (22.73%) Linux
6 5 (22.73%) Apache
6 5 (22.73%) LAMP
6 5 (22.73%) Project Management
6 5 (22.73%) SOAP
6 5 (22.73%) Web Services
6 5 (22.73%) Responsive Web Design
6 5 (22.73%) Line Management
6 5 (22.73%) Mobile Development

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Top Related IT Skills in Blackburn by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Blackburn 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 8 (36.36%) WebSphere
2 5 (22.73%) nginx
2 5 (22.73%) Apache
Business Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 8 (36.36%) DB2
2 8 (36.36%) MySQL
3 5 (22.73%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) NUnit
1 2 (9.09%) MSTest
1 2 (9.09%) Moq
2 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 20 (90.91%) Developer
2 8 (36.36%) Java Developer
3 7 (31.82%) PHP Developer
4 5 (22.73%) PHP Web Developer
4 5 (22.73%) Web Developer
5 4 (18.18%) Trainee
6 2 (9.09%) Salesforce.com Developer
6 2 (9.09%) PHP Magento Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Magento Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Trainee Developer
6 2 (9.09%) C# Developer
7 1 (4.55%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) HTML
1 7 (31.82%) .NET
1 7 (31.82%) CSS
1 7 (31.82%) XML
1 7 (31.82%) JSON
1 7 (31.82%) REST
2 5 (22.73%) HTML5
2 5 (22.73%) LAMP
2 5 (22.73%) SOAP
2 5 (22.73%) Web Services
3 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET
4 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 2
5 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Linux
1 5 (22.73%) Android
1 5 (22.73%) Apple iOS
2 2 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (31.82%) TDD
2 7 (31.82%) MVC
3 6 (27.27%) PRINCE2
3 6 (27.27%) E-Commerce
4 5 (22.73%) ERP
4 5 (22.73%) Project Management
4 5 (22.73%) Responsive Web Design
4 5 (22.73%) Android Development
4 5 (22.73%) iOS Development
4 5 (22.73%) Line Management
4 5 (22.73%) Mobile Development
5 4 (18.18%) OOD
5 4 (18.18%) CRM
5 4 (18.18%) Refactoring
6 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
7 2 (9.09%) Web Development
8 1 (4.55%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (54.55%) Java
2 7 (31.82%) COBOL
2 7 (31.82%) PHP
3 3 (13.64%) C#
4 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 2 (9.09%) SQL
4 2 (9.09%) VB
4 2 (9.09%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Oracle
2 4 (18.18%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.55%) IBM
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