The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OO over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 37 23 32
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +9
Permanent jobs citing OO 3 16 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 1.74% 9.88% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.92% 11.51% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 3 14 1
Average salary £45,000 £27,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.63% -19.11%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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Manchester

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
156 139 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 90.70% 85.80% 88.14%
Number of salaries quoted 133 130 80
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

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Salary Trend in Bolton

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

OO Salary Trend in Bolton

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (75.00%) WCF
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 2 (50.00%) LINQ
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Ajax
3 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (25.00%) Coaching
4 1 (25.00%) JSON
4 1 (25.00%) Web Development
4 1 (25.00%) Git (software)

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Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) CMS
2 1 (25.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) NUnit
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (75.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (75.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Senior C# Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 2 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Lead .NET Developer
4 1 (25.00%) .NET Team Leader
4 1 (25.00%) Lead C# Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Team Leader
4 1 (25.00%) Development Team Leader
4 1 (25.00%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Lead Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) WCF
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 2 (50.00%) LINQ
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (50.00%) Ajax
3 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (25.00%) JSON
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) CSS3
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (75.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) Coaching
4 1 (25.00%) Web Development
4 1 (25.00%) Web Accessibility
4 1 (25.00%) Progressive Enhancement
4 1 (25.00%) Content Management
4 1 (25.00%) OOD
4 1 (25.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft