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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 30 23 28
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Permanent jobs citing OO 5 18 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 3.91% 11.84% 8.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.46% 13.43% 11.58%
Number of salaries quoted 5 18 9
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +15.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £38,500 £32,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £50,000 £38,000
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
112 134 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 87.50% 88.16% 76.61%
Number of salaries quoted 105 130 81
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £50,000
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 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 29 May 2015.

OO Salary Histogram in Bolton

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 6 (66.67%) MVC
3 6 (66.67%) C#
3 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET
4 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
4 5 (55.56%) .NET Framework
4 5 (55.56%) Mentoring
5 4 (44.44%) jQuery
5 4 (44.44%) Unit Testing
5 4 (44.44%) WCF
5 4 (44.44%) SQL
5 4 (44.44%) Scrum
6 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
6 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
6 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
6 3 (33.33%) LINQ
6 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (33.33%) Entity Framework
6 3 (33.33%) Ajax
6 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (22.22%) Coaching
7 2 (22.22%) Web Development
7 2 (22.22%) Refactoring
7 2 (22.22%) HTML5

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Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (11.11%) CMS
2 1 (11.11%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (11.11%) NUnit
1 1 (11.11%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 6 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Senior .NET Developer
3 4 (44.44%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (44.44%) C# Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Senior Developer
4 3 (33.33%) Senior C# Developer
4 3 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (22.22%) Trainee Developer
5 2 (22.22%) Trainee
5 2 (22.22%) Salesforce.com Developer
5 2 (22.22%) .NET Web Developer
5 2 (22.22%) Web Developer
6 1 (11.11%) Development Manager
6 1 (11.11%) Lead Developer
6 1 (11.11%) Senior Web Developer
6 1 (11.11%) Software Development Manager
6 1 (11.11%) Team Leader
6 1 (11.11%) Development Team Leader
6 1 (11.11%) Lead .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 5 (55.56%) .NET Framework
4 4 (44.44%) jQuery
4 4 (44.44%) WCF
5 3 (33.33%) LINQ
5 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (33.33%) Entity Framework
5 3 (33.33%) Ajax
5 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 2 (22.22%) HTML5
6 2 (22.22%) CSS
6 2 (22.22%) HTML
7 1 (11.11%) Web Services
7 1 (11.11%) XML
7 1 (11.11%) CSS3
7 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
7 1 (11.11%) JSON
7 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) MVC
3 5 (55.56%) Mentoring
4 4 (44.44%) Unit Testing
4 4 (44.44%) Scrum
5 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 2 (22.22%) Coaching
6 2 (22.22%) Web Development
6 2 (22.22%) Refactoring
6 2 (22.22%) CRM
7 1 (11.11%) OOD
7 1 (11.11%) SOA
7 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (11.11%) Web Accessibility
7 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
7 1 (11.11%) Content Management
7 1 (11.11%) Progressive Enhancement
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) C#
1 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 2 (22.22%) Java
5 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (11.11%) MCP
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Salesforce.com