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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 19 30 26
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -4
Permanent jobs citing OO 9 8 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 7.96% 5.37% 7.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.78% 6.56% 10.69%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 14
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
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
92 122 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 81.42% 81.88% 71.98%
Number of salaries quoted 86 105 125
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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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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Salary Histogram in Bolton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OO across the Bolton region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

OO Salary Histogram in Bolton

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 12 (85.71%) .NET
2 10 (71.43%) ASP.NET
3 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (42.86%) jQuery
4 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
4 5 (35.71%) .NET Framework
4 5 (35.71%) VB.NET
4 5 (35.71%) MVC
4 5 (35.71%) C#
5 4 (28.57%) Java
5 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 4 (28.57%) Scrum
5 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
6 3 (21.43%) SQL
6 3 (21.43%) Entity Framework
7 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (14.29%) WCF
7 2 (14.29%) Java EE
7 2 (14.29%) Refactoring
7 2 (14.29%) NHibernate
7 2 (14.29%) WebSphere
7 2 (14.29%) TDD
7 2 (14.29%) Retail
7 2 (14.29%) HTML
7 2 (14.29%) J2EE
7 2 (14.29%) CSS
7 2 (14.29%) OOP
7 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
7 2 (14.29%) CRM

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Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Web Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Software Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) .NET Developer
4 2 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 2 (14.29%) .NET Web Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Trainee Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Trainee
4 2 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Salesforce.com Developer
4 2 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Manager
5 1 (7.14%) C# Web Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior .NET Web Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Development Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (85.71%) .NET
2 10 (71.43%) ASP.NET
3 6 (42.86%) jQuery
4 5 (35.71%) .NET Framework
5 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (21.43%) Entity Framework
7 2 (14.29%) Java EE
7 2 (14.29%) WCF
7 2 (14.29%) CSS
7 2 (14.29%) J2EE
7 2 (14.29%) HTML
7 2 (14.29%) NHibernate
7 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (7.14%) Web Services
8 1 (7.14%) XML
8 1 (7.14%) XSD
8 1 (7.14%) XSL
8 1 (7.14%) Ajax
8 1 (7.14%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
1 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
2 5 (35.71%) MVC
3 4 (28.57%) Scrum
4 2 (14.29%) OOP
4 2 (14.29%) CRM
4 2 (14.29%) TDD
4 2 (14.29%) Refactoring
5 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Management
5 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.14%) Coaching
5 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) C#
1 5 (35.71%) VB.NET
2 4 (28.57%) Java
2 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 3 (21.43%) SQL
4 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) MCP
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
Bolton, Lancashire
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